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The Fractured Republic by Yuval Levin
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From our pages (Summer/16): Nostalgia for simpler, more unified times on both sides of the aisle have left America’s two major political parties out of touch with how the country has diversified over the past half-cent
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Greetings from Utopia Park by Claire  Hoffman
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Claire Hoffman, AM’05
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From our pages (Summer/16): When Claire Hoffman is five, her mother moves her and her brother to Heaven on Earth, the Iowa headquarters of the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi and his Transcendental Meditation movement. The early year
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Listen to Me by Hannah Pittard
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From our pages (Summer/16): In Hannah Pittard’s third novel, Mark and Maggie are setting out on their annual road trip, shortly after Maggie was mugged at gunpoint and long after their marriage first began to unravel. A fie
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The Golden Condom by Jeanne Safer
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From our pages (Summer/16): Unrequited love, unhealthy friendships, traumatic breakups—we’ve all been there. In 12 essays psychotherapist Jeanne Safer shares her own relationship experiences and memorable anecdotes from other
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Governing Behavior by Ari Berkowitz
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From our pages (Summer/16): Nervous systems control all animal behavior, but not all systems govern in the same way. Some have “dictator” neurons that send down orders, while some make decisions democratically with input fro
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Governing Behavior by Ari Berkowitz
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From our pages (Summer/16): Nervous systems control all animal behavior, but not all systems govern in the same way. Some have “dictator” neurons that send down orders, while some make decisions democratically with input fro
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Ghetto by Mitchell Duneier
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From our pages (Summer/16): The term ‘ghetto’ has been around since 1516, when the Venetian government ordered its Jewish residents into a quartered-off section of the city. For much of its 500-year history the wo
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Frozen in Time by Joseph Epstein
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From our pages (Summer/16): Many of the works in writer, critic, and National Humanities Medal winner Joseph Epstein’s new story collection are set in his hometown of Chicago. From the struggles of a son who receives an ear
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Listen, Liberal by Thomas Frank
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From our pages (Summer/16): A Democrat has occupied the White House for 16 of the past 24 years. So why hasn’t the party of Andrew Jackson’s populism and Franklin Roosevelt’s New Deal done more to help the working cla
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The Seeker Is the Sought by Marvin Richard Montney
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From the author: "In this collection, visionary poet Montney opens the doorway to the soul to uncover love's uncharted essence. ...a great writer.... A great read for lovers, lovers of poetry and those with an interest i
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