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Comparable Worth?
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Comparable Worth?

“On the whole, the home remains the supreme cultural achievement of women.” -Georg Simmel

Elisabeth Griffith: In Her Own Right: The Life of Elizabeth Cady Stanton; Oxford University Press; New York.

Kathleen Brady: Ida Tarbell: Portrait of a Muckraker

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In Focus – Say A Little Prayer

George Goldberg; Reconstructing America; Wm. B. Eedernabs; Grand Rapids, MI.

Many years ago Leo Strauss remarked that the Supreme Court is more likely to defer to the contentions of social science than to the Ten Command­ments as the words of

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In Focus – Embattled Preacher

Dinesh D’Souza: Falwell, Before the Millennium; Regnery Gateway; Chicago.

The Rev. Jerry Falwell is one of the most frequently pilloried men in Amer­ica today. Journalists and liberal politi­cians are fond of comparing him to Hitler, Khomeini, and Jim Jones and

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In Focus – Media Quislings

James L. Tyson: Target America: The Influence of Communist Propaganda on the U.S. Media; Regnery Gateway; Chicago.

Most Americans understand that “news” from Tass is about as reliable as promises from real-estate speculators. Both are capable of paving swampland with

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In Focus – God and Men at Hillsdale

The Christian Vision: Man in Society; Edited by Lynne Morris; The Hillsdale College Press; Hillsdale, MI.

“Where there is no vision,” says Prov­erbs, “the people perish.” Because the vision provided by Judeo-Christianity has been fading for some time on America’s

Promise, Progress & Confusion
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Promise, Progress & Confusion

Ruth Horowitz: Honor and the American Dream: Culture and Identity in a Chicano Community; Rutgers University Press; New Brunswick, NJ.

Carlos G. Velez-Ibanez: Bonds of Mutual Trust: The Cultural Systems of Rotating Credit Associations among Urban Mexicans and Chicanos; Rutgers