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Volume 43, Issue 1 - Fall 2016

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TRIBUTES TO HILAIL GILDIN
by Timothy W. Burns, Marco Andreacchio, Javier Berzal de Dios, David Lewis Schaefer & John F. Wilson

ARTICLES
Does Toleration Require Religious Skepticism? An Examination of Locke's Letters on Toleration and Essay concerning Human Understanding
by Giorgi Areshidze

Nietzsche, Tocqueville, and Maritain: On the Secularization of Religion as the Source of Modern Democracy
by Robert P. Kraynak

Maimonides on Prophecy and the Moral Law
by Benjamin Lorch

Sculpting Modernity: Machiavelli and Michelangelo's David
by Christopher Scott McClure

BOOK REVIEWS
The Love of God: Divine Gift, Human Gratitude, and Mutual Faithfulness in Judaism
by Jon D. Levenson
reviewed by Allan Arkush

The Intellectual Life of Edmund Burke: From the Sublime and Beautiful to American Independence
by David Bromwich
reviewed by D. N. Byrne

Radical Equality: Ambedkar, Gandhi, and the Risk of Democracy
by Aishwary Kumar
reviewed by Christopher Colmo

Heidegger, Strauss, and the Premises of Philosophy: On Original Forgetting
by Richard L. Velkley
reviewed by Alexander Duff

Two Treatises of Government by John Locke, edited, with an introduction and notes
by Lee Ward
reviewed by David Foster

Thomas More: Why Patron of Statesmen?
edited by Travis Curtright
reviewed by Martha Rice Martini

Leo Strauss and the Recovery of Medieval Political Philosophy
by Joshua Parens
reviewed by Alexander Orwin

Tocqueville and the Frontiers of Democracy
edited by Ewa Atanassow and Richard Boyd
reviewed by Rene Paddags

The Free Animal: Rousseau on Free Will and Human Nature
by Lee MacLean
reviewed by Rene Paddags

Terrorism Unjustified: The Use and Misuse of Political Violence
by Vicente Medina
reviewed by Jonathan W. Pidluzny

Alfarabi: The Political Writings, Volume II
edited by Charles E. Butterworth
reviewed by Ahmed Ali Siddiqi

Machiavelli's Legacy: "The Prince" after Five Hundred Years
edited by Timothy Fuller
reviewed by Vickie B. Sullivan