Volume 42 Issue 2
(Winter 2016)


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Volume 42 Issue 2 (Winter 2016)

Leo Strauss and the Rebirth of Classics in China
by Xiaofeng Liu

Nietzsche’s Politics of Writing: Some Preliminary Considerations on Beyond Good and Evil
by Ryan Scheerlinck

Machiavelli’s Inflationary Economy of Violence: Notes on the Story of Agathocles
by Gregory S. Weiner


The Companion to Raymond Aron, edited by José Colen and Elisabeth Dutartre-Michaut
reviewed by Will Morrisey


Seeing Things Politically: Interviews with Bénédicte Delorme-Montini, by Pierre Manent; translated by Ralph C. Hancock
individually reviewed by Will Morrisey and Peter Koritansky

What Would Socrates Do? by Joel Alden Schlosser
reviewed by Dwight Allman

Wily Elites and Spirited Peoples in Machiavelli’s Republicanism by David N. Levy
reviewed by Jarrett Carty

Comic Cure for Delusional Democracy by Gene Fendt
reviewed by J. A. Colen

The Religious Origins of American Freedom and Equality by David Peddle
reviewed by Jerome C. Foss

Un-Willing: An Inquiry into the Rise of Will’s Power and an Attempt to Undo It by Eva Brann
reviewed by Bryan-Paul Frost

After Leo Strauss by Tucker Landy
reviewed by A. Pageau St-Hilaire

Recollecting Dante’s Divine Comedy in the Novels of Mark Helprin
by Barry Craig and Sara MacDonald

reviewed by Charles T. Rubin

Modern and American Dignity by Peter Augustine Lawler
reviewed by Thomas E. Schneider

Leo Strauss: Man of Peace by Robert Howse
reviewed by G. T. Sigalet