Winter 5761 / 2001, no. 10
From the Editors:The Year of Ruling Dangerously
By David Hazony
Essays:Orde Wingate: Friend Under Fire
By Michael B. Oren
The new historians take aim at the father of the IDF.
The Supreme Court In Loco Parentis
By Evelyn Gordon
The court’s outrageous ban on spanking one’s child.
Secret of the Sabbath
By Yosef Yitzhak Lifshitz
It isn’t about R&R. It’s about how to be a creative human being.
The Brilliant Failure of Jewish Foreign Policy
By Ruth R. Wisse
For two millennia, Jews developed a method of survival in exile--which may also have led to their downfall.
Reviews:Deciphering American Morality
Reviewed by Jeff Jacoby
One Nation, Two Cultures by Gertrude Himmelfarb
The Authoritarian Mill
Reviewed by Joel Schwartz
John Stuart Mill on Liberty and Control by Joseph Hamburger
Correspondence:Hebrew Literature, American Zionism and more.
|Star-CrossedRosenzweig and Heidegger: Between Judaism and German Philosophy by Peter Eli Gordon|
|The 'USS Liberty': Case ClosedJune 8, 1967: Why did the IDF open fire on an American spy ship?|
|Nietzsche: A MisreadingNietzsche and Zion by Jacob Golomb|
|Operation Cast Lead and the Ethics of Just WarWas Israel's conduct in its campaign against Hamas morally justified?|
|Orde Wingate: Friend Under FireThe new historians take aim at the father of the IDF.|