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What the modern science of memory owes to the amnesiac patient H.M.
For all its postmodern flair, the revamped Benjamin Franklin Museum is surprisingly traditional and constrained.
Why are philosophers invoking the notion of human dignity to revitalize theories of political ethics?
Lucien Jaume’s Tocqueville: The Aristocratic Sources of Liberty.
A new book explores the alarming threat of accidental nuclear detonations.
Lethem’s new novel, Dissident Gardens, involves three generations of left-wing activists in New York City.
A new book by Stephen Jimenez tells a very different story about the killing of Matthew Shepard by Aaron McKinney.
Novelist Kate Manning richly reimagines Madame Restell as a defender of women from the horrors of poverty, male privilege and their own physiology.
My country can perhaps offer Egyptians a strategy whereby a fearful and divided populace can rid itself of an oppressive regime.