The regime of modern liberty desperately needs old wisdom to avoid abandoning with contempt its own crucial preconditions.
Daniel J. Mahoney
Daniel J. Mahoney is chairman of the political science department at Assumption College and the author of books on Raymond Aron, Charles de Gaulle, and Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn.
Articles by Daniel J. Mahoney
Roger Scruton: modern conservative.
Remembering a scholar and friend.
Understanding the moral and intellectual foundations of democracy.
A review of United States Reports, 1983-84, by Warren E. Burger et al.
A review of The Supreme Court Reporter, vol. 103, by Warren Burger et al.
A review of The Crisis of the European Union: A Response, by Jürgen Habermas
A review of The Democratic Soul: A Wilson Carey McWilliams Reader, by Wilson Carey McWilliams, edited by Patrick J. Deneen and Susan J. McWilliams; and Redeeming Democracy in America, by Wilson Carey McWilliams, edited by Patrick J. Deneen and Susan J. McWilliam
A review of The Uses of Pessimism: And the Danger of False Hope, by Roger Scruton
The life and soul of Alexis de Tocqueville.
Revel highlights the most irresponsible expressions of anti-American sentiment in Europe.
Many Europeans have succumbed to the temptation of a transnational community that will put an end to politics