Political Theory

The Crisis of Modern Times


This colloquium examined the contemporary crisis of Western Civilization as presented in The Review of Politics by a number of authors well known to Liberty Fund, including Jacques Maritain, Glenn Tinder, Leo Strauss, Joseph Pieper, Eric Voegelin, and Hannah Arendt.


Conference Readings

The Crisis of Modern Times: Perspectives from The Review of Politics, 1939–1962. Edited by A. James McAdams. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 2007.