WHILE WE'RE AT IT
- A Modern Jeremiad. Elshtain, Jean Bethke // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Apr1991, Issue 12, p54
Reviews the book "The True and Only Heaven: Progress and Its Critics," by Christopher Lasch.
- Tradition's champion. Sanoff, A.P. // U.S. News & World Report;2/18/91, Vol. 110 Issue 6, p58
Profiles Christopher Lasch, historian and author of `The True and Only Heaven: Progress and Its Critics,' an uncomfortable message for a nation engaged in a war abroad and an uncertain economic future at home: progress is pure myth. He argues that the very idea of progress is a dream, not a...
- The life and works of Christopher Lasch: An American story. Elshtain, Jean Bethke // Salmagundi;Spring/Summer95, Issue 106/107, p146
Pays tribute to Christopher Lasch. Honing of Lasch's political instincts; Lasch's views on social criticism; Criticisms raised against Lasch; Lasch's insistence on limits.
- Limits & hope. // Commonweal;3/25/94, Vol. 121 Issue 6, p4
Announces the death of Christopher Lasch, a historian, social critic and `Commonweal' magazine contributor. Cause of death; Age; Written works.
- Christopher Lasch, R I P. // National Review;3/21/1994, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p20
The article pays tribute to the late Professor Christopher Lasch.
- Christopher Lasch vs. the elites. Kimball, Roger // New Criterion;Apr95, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p9
Discusses the works of Christopher Lasch. Chronicles of the manifold ambitions and disappointments of American radicalism; Blending of the seductive techniques of Freudian social analysis with the diagnoses of contemporary cultural pathologies; Commitment to radical populism.
- LIKE FATHER, LIKE SON. MUELLER, W. E. // Commonweal;11/19/2010, Vol. 137 Issue 20, p2
A letter to the editor is presented in response to "Historian, Critic, Prophet," by Carey Nelson Blake in the October 22, 2010 issue.
- History as Social Criticism: Conversations with Christopher Lasch. Blake, Casey; Phelps, Christopher // Journal of American History;Mar94, Vol. 80 Issue 4, p1310
Presents interviews with Christopher Lasch. Lasch as historian, social critic and moralist; Childhood; Influence of parents; Difference of social criticism from editorial writing; Relationship with Richard Hofstadter; Hofstadter's influence among journalists; Stand on feminism; Intellectual and...
- Christopher Lasch... // U.S. News & World Report;2/28/94, Vol. 116 Issue 8, p16
Focuses on the late author Christopher Lasch and his hate of postwar America's selfishness. His best-known book, `The Culture of Narcissism'; His final work, `The Revolt of the Elites and the Betrayal of Democracy.'