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Autumn 1988

Autumn 1988

Volume 64, Number 4

  • Frances Mayes’s “Islands In Summer”
  • William Peden’s “Thomas Jefferson: The Man as Reflected in His Account Books”
  • James M. Banner’s “France and the Origins of American Political Culture”
  • Sanford Pinsker’s “Modernist Culture, the Cunning of History, and Paul De Man”
  • Stories by Frances Mayes, William Peden, James M. Banner, and Sanford Pinsker
  • Poetry by Susan Stewart, Ross Taylor, Sandy Solomon, and John Engman
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Autumn 1988

Table of Contents

The Moral Limits of Knowledge

Whenever I read news stories about "activists" who demonstrate against nuclear weapons or nuclear power installations, or express outrage about toxic waste hazards, or allege the dangers to society and human life of research and development on fron [...]

Author Profiles