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Spring 5770 / 2010, no. 40


From the Editors:

A Study in Hate
By Assaf Sagiv


Essays:

The Tower of Babel and the Birth of Nationhood
By Daniel Gordis
A unified humanity is an age-old dream - one that the Bible completely rejects.

Henry James's Critique of the Beautiful Life
By R.R. Reno
What the great modern author had to say about ethical responsibility and the dangers of excessive freedom.

The Sad State of Israeli Radicalism
By Assaf Sagiv
Those waging a moral crusade against Zionism from within are getting desperate, and it's bad news for everyone.


Reviews:

In Praise of Chutzpah
Reviewed by Robert J. Strom, Alyse Freilich
Start-Up Nation: The Story of Israel's Economic Miracle by Dan Senor and Saul Singer

Dreams from Our Fathers
Reviewed by Daniel Mandel
Liberty and Tyranny: A Conservative Manifesto by Mark R. Levin


Correspondence:

Carol McNeil and Benjamin Kerstein debate the merits of A Serious Man


From the
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The Magician of LjubljanaThe totalitarian dreams of Slavoj Žižek.
Nietzsche: A MisreadingNietzsche and Zion by Jacob Golomb
The Spectacles of Isaiah BerlinThe twentieth century's greatest liberal was anything but a pluralist
Save the Citizens’ Army
Civilians FirstOnly in Israel does concern for the safety of soldiers override the state’s obligation to defend its civilians.

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