Volume VII, No. 1, 1994 


Elite No Longer—An Editorial, 3
Jacob Neusner

Ludwig von Mises and The Ethical Imperative, 6
Edward Hudgins

Straighteners, 25
A poem by Peter Viereck

Russell Kirk (1918-94), 26

Reinvigorating Culture, 27
Russell Kirk

Can Virtue be Taught? 43
Hugh Mercer Curtler

Dostoyevsky and Malthus:
Debunkers of Utopianism
, 51
Milton Hindus

A tragicomedy in one acte—gratuit
Postmortem for a Defunct Ideology:
A Dialectical Underworld Analysis
, 62
Arnold Beichman


'Beyond Presentness,' 73
Paul Lukacs
The Critic as Conservator: Essays in Literature, Society, and Culture, by George A. Panichas.
Washington, DC: The Catholic University of America Press, 1992. xii+262 pp. $49.95.

No Nice Little Histories, 78
Mark Melcher
America's British Culture, by Russell Kirk. New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 1993.
ix+122 pp. $24.95.
The Politics of Prudence, by Russell Kirk. Bryn Mawr, PA: Intercollegiate Studies Institute, 1993.
304 pp. $12.95.

An Oasis in an Arid Desert, 83
Scott P. Richert
The Conservative Movement: Revised Edition, by Paul Gottfried. 
New York: Twayne Publishers, 1993. xxiv+214 pp. $26.95 hardcover. $14.95 paper.

An Ideal Vital Center? 89
Paul Gottfried
Hobbes and Human Nature, by Arnold W. Green.
New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 1993. 257 pp. $32.95.

Céline: Unembellished Man, 91
Daniel James Sundahl
Céline: A Biography, by Frédéric Vitoux. Translated by Jesse Browner. 
Paragon House, 1992. 601 pp. $34.95.

Notes on Contributors, 96

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