A Political and Literary Forum
Philosopher Karl Popper famously asked how to tell the two apart. His answer—falsifiability—hasn’t aged well, but the effort lives on.
Michael D. Gordin
Western dominance, Islamist terror, and the Arab imagination.
Sadiq J. Al-Azm
Conservatives after the Cold War.
France's headscarf controversy.
John R. Bowen
How our brains help us understand other people.
Review: The Jewish Political Tradition.
The tradition by which public intellectuals hope to resurrect sociology asks compelling questions.
John H. Summers
An intellectual project and a national ideal.
From the Archive: Why we've misunderstood the nature-nurture debate.
The widening divide between America and Europe.
Carol S. Steiker
Defending the university after 9/11
Jonathan R. Cole
Its most far-reaching provisions aren’t the ones we remember.
The birthplace of Zarathustianism.
Vital reading on politics, literature, and more in your inbox
David Theo Goldberg
Chris Hong, Robert Manduca, Nic Johnson
Jules Joanne Gleeson
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