Volume XI, No. 1, 1998 


On the Future of the Humanistic
Tradition in Literary Criticism
, 4
James Seaton

The Humanities in a Technological Society, 14
John Paul Russo

A Temporary Blackout and She and I, 42
Poems by Robert Champ

Vocation, Liberal Education, and Vocationalism, 45
Brad Lowell Stone

In Search of Human Universality:
Context and Justification in Cultural Philosophy
, 58
Polycarp Ikuenobe

Degrees of Culpability: Aristotle
And the Language of Addiction
, 91
Gregg Franzwa


Mostly Shadowboxing, 103
Paul Gottfried
Leo Strauss and the American Right, by Shadia Drury. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1997. 239 pp. $35.

‘The Portrait of a Lady’: A Case Study of Flawed Will and Imagination, 107
Juliana Geran Pilon

Proust and the Private Life, 113
Amy Kiernan
How Proust Can Change Your Life: Not A Novel, by Alain de Botton. New York: Pantheon Books, 1997. 160 pp. $19.95.
The Year of Reading Proust, by Phyllis Rose. New York: Scribner's, 1997. 280 pp. $23.

The Hundred Best Books of the Twentieth Century? 116
A. Owen Aldridge

Notes on Contributors, 128

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