VOLUME LXV (1975-1976)

[Reviews are entered under the author of the book reviewed and under the reviewer.]


VOLUME LXV, NO. 1 (October 1975)


The "Military-Industrial Complex" Muddle Jerome Slater and Terry Nardin 1
Literature and the Good Life: A Dilemma Robert C. Elliott 24
Lawrentian Stillness Leo Bersani 38
Solzhenitsyn and the Slavophiles Abbott Gleason 61
One Way To Love God. Verse Robert Perm Warren 71
The Family. Verse Theodore Weiss 73
Three Poems Tom Jones 74
New Books in Review:
News from Abroad W. K. Wimsatt 77
Reading and Misreading Jonathan Culler 88
Recent Poetry: New Designs on Life J. D. McClatchy 95
Weston's "Thing Itself" Alan Trachtenberg 105
New Work by Dickens Alexander Welsh 115
French Revolutions John Talbott 121
Fielding Unmodernized Frederick W. Hilles 128
Unblithe Flesh, Unblithe Spirit Dewey R. Faulkner 134
Idealism, Integrity, Purity of Heart Eva S. Balogh 139
England after 1832 Thomas L. Pangle 143
Translation from the Japanese Roy Andrew Miller 146
Reflective Autobiographies Nicolaus Mills 151
New Records in Review B. H. Haggin 156
Reader's Guide vi-xv
Contributors xv


VOLUME LXV, NO. 2 (December 1975)


Kissinger Dolosus: The Domestic Politics of SALT Douglas Hallett 161
Great Expectations: Trade with Russia Daniel Yergin 175
The Birth, Death, and Re-Life of a Poet: Lucio Piccolo Helen Barolini 194
The Religious Crisis of Our Culture Louis Dupre 203
Singing Birds at Large. A Story Edith Milton 218
Emerson's Unmoored Self James Mclntosh 232
Body Song. Verse Frederick Morgan 241
Elegy for John Berryman (IV). Verse Mark Halperin 242
New Books in Review:
Henry James, Edith Wharton Richard Howard 243
Interpretation of the Bible Alasdair Maclntyre 251
A New Utopian Novel Robert C. Elliott 256
Man the Symbol-Monger Jonathan Culler 261
Making Sense David ]. Gordon 266
Troubadors: Tropers, Finders, Inventors, Poets Lowry Nelson, Jr. 273
The Definition of California Howard R. Lamar 278
After the Moral Firestorm William Lee Miller 284
Life Comes for the Archbishop F. D. Reeve 288
New Records in Review B. H. Haggin 295
Letters and Comment:
The Past as Nothing Bentz Plagemann 296
One Man's Dr. Williams: An Appreciation James C. Neely 314
Contributors vi
Reader's Guide vi-xv


VOLUME LXV, NO. 3 (March 1976)


Preface to an Unwritten Book Paul Morgan 321
Keeping Philosophy Pure Richard Rorty 336
The Myth of Catastrophe George Watson 357
Aristocrats and Jacobins: "The Happy Few" in The Charterhouse of Parma Eugene Goodheart 370
Consumer's Wants. A Story Jo Neace Krause 392
Two Poems Joan Stone 400
Stanzas: The Master's Voice. Verse Irving Feldman 402
New Books in Review:
Recent Novels: A Backward Glance Maureen Howard 404
Byron: "A Problem, Like All Things" Dewey R. Faulkner 413
Letters Schooled Her Style Gordon S. Haight 419
Recent Poetry: Eight Poets Richard Howard 425
Shakespeare as Magus, Psychiatrist, and Feminist Stephen J. Greenblatt 443
The Truth about Trollope J. Hillis Miller 450
Their Less Than Infinite Variety Mary Ellmann 455
The People's Republic of China Michael Mandelbaum 460
New Records in Review B. H. Haggin 464
Science in Review: Nuclear Power and Thermal Ecology Daniel Merriman 468
Contributors and To the Editors v
Reader's Guide viII-xv


VOLUME LXV, NO. 4 (June 1976)


Intellectuals in the White House and American Foreign Policy Eytan Gilboa 481
Edward Taylor and Isaac Watts Donald Davie 498
Black Autobiography: Life as the Death Weapon Roger Rosenblatt 515
Only Personal: Some Functions of Fiction Patricia Meyer Spacks 528
Islands. A Story Jane Mayhall 544
Community: The Tragic Ideal Glenn Tinder 550
An Alternative Society Stan Windass 565
The Great Rail Lines. Verse Philip Pier son 577
New Books in Review:
The First World War Frederick A. Pottle 578
Colonial Virginia: Cruel Realities Robert Middlekauff 584
The Hero in Autobiography Michael G. Cooke 587
The Party of Memory, the Party of Hope Stephen J. Whitfield 593
Translation as Celebration Robert Dyer 600
Madam Secretary John Morton Blum 605
New Records in Review B. H. Haggin 610
Letters and Comment:
On Being Polluted Harold Fromm 614
In Search of Hitler's Mentor Ralph M. Engelman 629
Contributors vi
Reader's Guide vi-xix