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Will Herberg

Will Herberg

Freud’s impact on the 20th century has been immense, and so far at least incalculable. No field of intellectual or cultural life has been left...

One of the most striking developments on the mid-20th-century American social scene is that of religion—perhaps never before, writes Will Herberg, has religion enjoyed such...

If there is a standard, or ideal, American cultural-political type to which all of us are expected to conform (by a process known as “Americanization”),...

A number of thinkers have been troubled by the lack of clarity and the division of counsel that have marked the struggle against Communism on...

A Conservative Worthy Elihu Root and the Conservative Tradition. by Richard W. Leopold. Little, Brown. 222 pp. $3.00.   In the course of his long and busy career, Elihu Root...

Religion in the Colleges Campus Gods on Trial. by Chad Walsh. Macmillan. 138 pp. $2.50. Chad Walsh is poet in residence and professor of English at Beloit College; he...

The Power of Communist Ideology Bolshevism: An Introduction to Soviet Communism. By Waldemar Gurian. University of Notre Dame Press. 189 pp. $3.25.   In less than a hundred pages, supplemented...

How Can You Say “God”? Eclipse of God: Studies in The Relation Between Religion and Philosophy. by Martin Buber. Harper. 192 pp. $2.50. At the Turning: Three Addresses on...

The past two years have seen a sharp rise in religious controversy and polemic, centering chiefly around aid to religious schools, released time, and the...

Space, Time, And The Sabbath The Sabbath: Its Meaning For Modern Man. by Abraham Joshua Heschel. Farrar, Straus and Young. 118 pp. $2.75.   This slight volume raises some of...

During the past quarter-century or so, religion on the American college campus has been commonly described as consisting of trite sermons by frustrated chaplains to...

Arecent report by the Survey Research Center of the University of Michigan indicates that the American people rank labor unions second in influence on national...