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Christopher Columbus, Discoverer of America

 
WHEN WORLDS COLLIDE: SPAIN, COLUMBUS, AND THE NEW WORLD
Introduction
Editor
Fifteenth-Century Background of Columbus: Conditions for Discovery
James Riley
Columbus as a Dead White European Male: The Ideological Underpinnings of the Controversy Over 1492
Robert Royal
The New Spain and the New Latin America
Howard J. Wiarda
Spain's Democratic Transition
Stephen Schwartz
King Juan Carlos: El Motor del Cambio
Stanley G. Payne
Felipe Gonzalez: Decisive Leader
Stanley G. Payne

 
SPECIAL REPORT--AMERICA'S NEW HOMELESS
Introduction
Editor
Rural Homelessness: The National Picture
Kris Zawisza
The Critical Moral Dimension
Gerald Campbell
Is Government Doing Enough? A Forum

ANALYSIS
The USR: Toward a Common Market
Interview With Leonid Abalkin, James Millar, and Paul Craig Roberts
The Fiscal Crisis in the States
Steven D. Gold

COMMENTARY
The Judging of Clarence Thomas
W.B. Allen
Bipartisan Agenda for America's Children
Sen. John D. Rockefeller IV

MEDIA IN REVIEW
Distorting the Homeless Numbers
Tim Graham

 

 
FAMILY
Hearing From Richard
Renee Domogauer

FOOD
Spain: A Culinary Crossroad
Sharon Hudgins

GARDENS
The Holly and the Ivy
David Ehrlich

PASTIMES
Go: A Mirror of the Mind
Fred D. Baldwin

PERSONALITY
The Mysteries of Chris Van Allsburg
John C. Tibbetts

TRENDS
French High Tech and the Art of Living
Richard Lourie

 

 
FEATURED BOOK: John Dyson's Columbus: For Gold, God, and Glory
Introduction
Editor

A Response
John Dyson

The Unknown Pilot Sails Again
Joseph Judge

Columbus: The Known but Unknown Pilot
Adolph Caso

REVIEWS
Through the Glass Darkly
Elizabeth Fox-Genovese
BOYS WILL BE BOYS
Myriam Miedzian
DEADLY CONSEQUENCES
Deborah Prothrow-Stith, with Michaele Weissman

Rx for the 'Me' Society
Robert L. Spaeth
THE GOOD SOCIETY
William M. Sullivan, Ann Swidler, and Steven M. Tipton

Come, Old Ghost
Joan Frederick
THE BOOKMARKER'S DAUGHTER: A MEMORY UNBOUND
Shirley Abbott

Suing the Conqueror
Ronald McCoy
BLACK HILLS/WHITE JUSTICE
Edward Lazarus

Fairy Tales About Narnia's Chronicler
John Bremer
ALL MY ROAD BEFORE ME
Edited by Alter Hooper, with a Foreword by Owen Barfield

Glad Company
Anne Carson Daly
MORE ANNOTATED ALICE
Lewis Carroll, notes by Martin Gardner; illustrated by Peter Newell

True to the Text
Albert Wilhelm
THE TRANSLATOR
Ward Just

New Food for Old
William Woys Weaver
WHY WE EAT WHAT WE EAT
Raymond Sokolov

 

 
   

 
   
ARCHITECTURE
Barcelona: Arena of Vision
Kenneth Powell

ART
Garcia: Timeless Realism
Jason Edward Kaufman
Tapies: Catalan Mystic
Alice Thorson

DANCE
Viva Spanish Dance!
Laura Kumin

DESIGN
Spain and the New World Indians: Gold of Two Worlds
Andre Emmerich

FILM
Bunuel's Grandchildren
Elliott Stein
Silver Screen Columbus
Scarlet Cheng

MUSIC
Spanish Music's Golden Century
Theodore W. Libbey, Jr
Paco Pena's Misa Flamenca: A Cathedral in Song
Christopher Manion

 

   
AT THE EDGE
Protein Folding and the Movements of Life
Dan W. Urry
Harnessing Artificial Lightning
Salvador L. Camacho
How Plants Respond to Drought
Elizabeth Chajes

CRUCIBLES OF SCIENCE
Science at the Summit
Joseph E. Brown

IMPACTS
Tunnels: Underground Lifelines
A.R. Hogan

NATURE WALK
Reindeer Season
Dwight G. Smith

SCIENCE AND SPIRIT
Natural Justice
Robert P. Lanza

 

   
CROSSROADS
Columbus Lighthouse
Mark Holston
A People at Risk, Part Two: Vanishing Tribes of South America
Peter Gorman

FOLK WISDOM
A Bridge of Songs: Daina, the Latvian Folk Song
Aija Veldre Beldavs

HERITAGE
To Kiss: Why We Kiss Under the Mistletoe at Christmas
Vaughn M. Bryant, Jr., and Sylvia Grider

PEOPLES
Fiesta and Community: Philippine Folk Culture, Part One
Linda Pandes Jacob
Eriksson's Millennium: Honoring the Pre-Colombian Explorer
David D'Arcy
Dancing Through Time: The Lengendary Parachicos of Chiapa de Corzo, Mexico
David Manry

 

   
BIOGRAPHY
Eisenhower: Looking Back on Ike
John P. Rossi

EDUCATIONAL TESTING
Britain: A Critical Look at a National Curriculum and Testing
Dennis J. O'Keeffe

HISTORY
The Pattern of the World Wars: Origins and War Aims
Alan J. Levine

LITERATURE
'Pure' Poetry and 'Red' Verse: A Comparative Study of Puritan and Chinese Red Guard Works
Xiao-huang Yin

SACRED AND PROFANE
Religion: The Demise of a Prodigious Power
Jude P. Dougherty

TAXATION: LESS IS MORE
Introduction
Editor
The Income Tax In America: What Has Happened?
Robert E. Keleher
International Tax Competition
Alan Reynolds

THE UNIVERSITY
Higher Education: The Difficult Quest for Balance in America
Stephen Joel Trachtenberg

 
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