Steve Balch

Chairman, National Association of Scholars

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December 16, 2015

Scholar and Academic Citizen

Steve Balch

Founding NAS President Stephen H. Balch writes an appreciation of Stanley Rothman's career and life as a doughty battler against the modern deformation of the academy.

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May 14, 2012

Under Eastern Eyes

Steve Balch

This review of Ibn Warraq's new book Why the West Is Best, which makes a case for the greatness of Western values, appears in the summer 2012 issue of Academic Questions (volume 25,...

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January 7, 2020

Gertrude Himmelfarb Remembered

Steve Balch

The National Association of Scholars reflects on the life and contributions of Gertrude Himmelfarb.

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April 15, 2019

A Tribute to Paul Hollander

Steve Balch

From an early age, Paul knew that ideas had consequences and that the worst of these could be terrible indeed. 

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December 13, 2018

Herbert London: A Personal Appreciation

Steve Balch

Steve Balch reflects on the life of Herb London. 

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