Harvey C. Mansfield is a Carol G. Simon Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution (Stanford University) and the William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of Government at Harvard University, where he has taught since 1962 and was chair of the government department from 1973-1977. He won the Joseph R. Levenson award for his teaching at Harvard, … Continue reading A Political Philosophy Booklist by Harvey C. Mansfield
In Henry Hazlitt's book, Economics in One Lesson, he introduces us to the single lesson to root out many common and, unfortunately, seemingly complex fallacies in economic thinking. His one lesson: "The art of economics consists in looking not merely at the immediate but at the longer effects of any act or policy; it consists … Continue reading Understanding the Foundations of Economics Book Lists by Henry Hazlitt
James Vincent Schall, S.J. was born on January 20th, 1928 in Pocahontas, Iowa. He is an American Jesuit Roman Catholic priest, professor, writer, and philosopher. He received an M.A. in Philosophy at Gonzaga University (1955), a PhD in Political Philosophy from Georgetown University (1960), ordained a Roman Catholic Priest (1963), and received a second M.A. … Continue reading A Liberal Learning Book List by James V. Schall, S.J.