Politics Without the Regime

“Politics without the Regime,” Claremont Review of Books (Winter 2014).

Harvey Mansfield reviews Yuval Levin’s work on Thomas Paine and Edmund Burke, The Great Debate. While praising Levin’s work, Mansfield wonders whether the in some ways very eighteenth-century debate between Burke and Paine needs to be supplemented by ideas later developed by Alexis de Tocqueville.

Claremont Review of Books