Academic Questions

Winter 2014

Volume 27 Issue 4

August 13, 2014

Small Latin, and Less Greek

Bruce S. Thornton

Bruce Thornton, a research fellow at the Hoover Institution and professor at California State University, Fresno, reviews Confronting the Classics: Traditions, Adventures, and Innovations by Mary......

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December 5, 2014

After the Interregnum

Patrick J. Deneen

In "God's and Guns," a special section of the Winter 2014 Academic Questions, Patrick J. Deneen finds that both sides in the latest stage of the Culture Wars "represent a betrayal of t......

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January 23, 2014

Full Online Access to Academic Questions

Ashley Thorne

NAS members can read Academic Questions online by creating a user account at the website of the journal's publisher.

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December 10, 2014

Women in Philosophy: Problems with the Discrimination Hypothesis

Neven Sesardic and Rafael De Clercq

The authors encourage readers to resist the call to accept the discrimination hypothesis without evaluating all of the evidence.

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March 3, 2014

The HHS Mandate and Religious Liberty: An Update

Adèle Auxier Keim

This piece is a follow-up to “The HHS Mandate and Religious Liberty: A Primer,” which was included in the Winter 2013 AQ.

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March 27, 2014

And We Shall Not All Be Dentists

Amy L. Wax and Isaac N. Cohen

Amy L. Wax and Isaac N. Cohen review the book, Paying for the Party: How College Maintains Inequality.

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March 28, 2014

SPLC: Usefulness Outlived?

George Yancey

Academic Questions author George Yancey surmises that the Southern Poverty Law Center has come to be labeled as simply another progressive interest group. 

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December 12, 2014

Kitchen Timers and Calculus

John Derbyshire

A review of "A Mind for Numbers" by Barbara Oakley.

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