The Antipolitical Temptation

Linker, Damon
June 2002
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jun/Jul2002, Issue 124, p10
Focuses on the various aspects of human life. Role of the philosophical life in enabling a man to leave the imperfections of politics; Interpretations of Jews and Christians on human discontent; Rejection of eschatological hopes with the demise of communism.


Related Articles

  • Politics and Jewish giving. Wertheimer, Jack // Commentary;Dec97, Vol. 104 Issue 6, p32 

    Examines the political aspects of Jewish philanthropy in the United States. Role of the United Jewish Appeal (UJA) as the primary apparatus for disbursing funds abroad; Foundations of weakness in Jewish communal life; Challenge that threatens the structure of American Jewish philanthropy.

  • French Jewish immigration to Israel up by 49 percent.  // Jewish Telegraphic Agency: 1922 to present;11/25/2013, p1 

    (JTA) -- Jewish immigration from France to Israel has increased by 49 percent in the first nine months of 2013 compared to last year.

  • Help your community-and yourself,too!  // Working Mother;Jul93, p10 

    Encourages women to get involved in local political offices. Opportunities in local offices; Difference made by women's voices; Career boosts in local office.

  • News and announcements.  // Politics & the Life Sciences;Sep97, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p353 

    Presents news and announcements pertaining to politics and life sciences. Information on the expansion of web sites; Reference to the Association for Politics and the Life Sciences; Mention of the evolution of language.

  • Enriched by memories of the poor 'ins' Gould, John // Christian Science Monitor;2/9/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 53, p23 

    Presents the experiences of the author with small town politics and in growing up in Maine in the 1920s.

  • PLS volume 34 Issue 2 Cover and Back matter.  // Politics & the Life Sciences;Fall2015, Vol. 34 Issue 2, pb1 

    The table of contents for "Politics & the Life Sciences" Volume 34 Issue 2 is presented.

  • Jewish Foodways and Religious Self-Governance in America: The Failure of Communal Kashrut Regulation and the Rise of Private Kosher Certification. LYTTON, TIMOTHY D. // Jewish Quarterly Review;Winter2014, Vol. 104 Issue 1, p38 

    The article examines the history of kosher food certification in the U.S., examining how it reflects the acceptance of traditional Jewish foodways into American mainstream culture as well as how American legal and economic institutions have influenced Jewish communal self-governance. It...

  • New Directions: Catholics and Jews. Hart, Jeffrey // National Review;4/28/1978, Vol. 30 Issue 17, p517 

    The article discusses the intellectual lives of American Catholics and American Jews in the twentieth century. Catholic periodicals "Wanderer", "Commonweal," and "National Catholic Reporter" reveal that Catholic intellectuals are moving leftward. Jewish periodicals such as "Commentary", "The New...

  • Israel's Dilemma.  // National Review;2/5/1988, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p19 

    Examines the dilemma of Israel from its occupation of the territories of the Golan Heights, the West Bank and the Gaza Strip in June 1967. Aim of Israel to use the leverage to deal with the Arabs; Failure of the any deal to push through; Occurrence of violent disturbances between Jews and Arab...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics