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Volume 42, Issue 2 - Winter 2016

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Leo Strauss and the Rebirth of Classics in China
by Xiaofeng Liu
Nietzsche’s Politics of Writing: Some Preliminary Considerations on Beyond Good and Evil
by Ryan Scheerlinck
Machiavelli’s Inflationary Economy of Violence: Notes on the Story of Agathocles
by Gregory S. Weiner
REVIEW ESSAY:
The Companion to Raymond Aron, edited by José Colen and Elisabeth Dutartre-Michaut
reviewed by Will Morrisey
FEATURED REVIEWS:
Seeing Things Politically: Interviews with Bénédicte Delorme-Montini, by Pierre Manent; translated by Ralph C. Hancock
individually reviewed by Will Morrisey and Peter Koritansky
BOOK REVIEWS:
What Would Socrates Do? by Joel Alden Schlosser
reviewed by Dwight Allman
Wily Elites and Spirited Peoples in Machiavelli’s Republicanism by David N. Levy
reviewed by Jarrett Carty
Comic Cure for Delusional Democracy by Gene Fendt
reviewed by J. A. Colen
The Religious Origins of American Freedom and Equality by David Peddle
reviewed by Jerome C. Foss
Un-Willing by Eva Brann
reviewed by Bryan-Paul Frost
After Leo Strauss by Tucker Landy
reviewed by A. Pageau St-Hilaire
Recollecting Dante’s Divine Comedy in the Novels of Mark Helprin by Barry Craig and Sara MacDonald
reviewed by Charles T. Rubin
Modern and American Dignity by Peter Augustine Lawler
reviewed by Thomas E. Schneider
Leo Strauss: Man of Peace by Robert Howse
reviewed by G. T. Sigalet