Selected Reviews

Review: The Rebirth of Classical Political Rationalism: Essays and Lectures by Leo Strauss, edited by Thomas L. Pangle (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1989), in Political Theory, Vol. 19, no. 4 (November, 1991), pp. 671- 675.

Review: Thomas L. Pangle, The Spirit of Modern Republicanism: The Moral Vision of the American Founders and the Philosophy of Locke (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1988), Canadian Journal of Political Science, Vol.22, No.2 (June, 1989), pp.442-444.

Review: Kenneth L.Deutsch and Walter Soffer (eds.), The Crisis of Liberal Democracy: A Straussian Perspective (Albany: State University of New York, 1987), Canadian Journal of Political Science, Vol.21, No.1 (March, 1988), pp.204-207.

Review: Nathan Tarcov, Locke's Education For Liberty (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1984), Interchange, Vol.17, No.3, 1986), pp.68-71.

"The Jewish Thought of Leo Strauss?" a review essay of Kenneth Hart Green, Jew and Philosopher: The Return to Maimonides in the Jewish Thought of Leo Strauss (New York: SUNY, 1993), in Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies, Vol. 13, No. 2, (Winter, 1995), pp. 81-85.

"Hopes and Problems of Genetic Engineering," review essay of Jonathan Glover, What Sort of People Should There Be? (New York: Penguin, 1984), in Review of Politics, Vol. 47, No.2 (April, 1985), pp.285-288.

Review: John G. Gunnell, Between Philosophy and Politics: The Alienation of Political Theory (Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1986), Canadian Journal of Political Science, Vol.20, No.1 (March, 1987), pp.213-14.

"Return to Paganism?" Literary Review of Canada, Vol. 8, No. 3 (April, 2000), pp. 19-21. Review of Christine McKinnon, Character, Virtue Theories and the Vices (Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Press, 1999).

"Are Liberals Wrong About Human Nature?" Globe and Mail, Feb 7, 1998. A review of John Kekes, Against Liberalism (Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 1997).