Contemporary Review

Founded in 1866, Contemporary Review is a scholarly journal published quarterly. Contemporary Review Company Ltd. owns and publishes this journal, and its editorial headquarters is in Oxford, United Kingdom.Contemporary Review covers a number of topics, including politics, international affairs, literature, art and art history. Its region and its audience are international. Dr. Richard Mullen is the editor; Dr. Alex Kerr is the managing editor; Dr. James Munson is the literary editor; and Anselma Bruce is the associate editor. James LoGerfo, Robin Findlay and Charles Foster are the editorial advisers.

Articles from Vol. 282, No. 1646, March

All Right an Assessment of Tom Stoppard's Plays
IN THE beginning was despair. True, few literary debuts have been as triumphant as Tom Stoppard's -- from anonymity to precocious star of the National Theatre with his first full-length stage play, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead (1967). Stoppard...
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American Communism in 1937: A British View
BESIDES various memoranda on the Communist Party of Great Britain (e.g. CAB 98/18, Co 295/606/4, HO 45/25552 and HO 45/25573-4) the Public Record Office at Kew, Britain's government archive, possesses a number of reports on Communist parties abroad....
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A New Republican Generation?
A WEEK after the 2002 US mid-term elections Karl Rove, the Special Assistant to President Bush, gave a speech at the University of Utah that praised George Bush for leading the Republican party to an unusual victory. Against the tide of history the...
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Ethnicity and Conflict in India and Pakistan
THE September 11 events and their fallout added to the importance of South Asia. The conflict in Kashmir, sectarian and political violence in Pakistan, riots in Gujarat, and insurgency in Northeast India -- all these issues are relevant as well as...
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Islam and the West: Part I
EVEN before the attack on the World Trade Center it was noticeable that there has been an increase in the availability of new publications in the West on the subject of Islam. They range from relatively sophisticated analyses to straightforward handbooks...
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Is NATO in Trouble?
THE West's victories in the Cold War and NATO's collective victory over Serbia and further enlargement of the Alliance seemed to make NATO even more viable than before. Yet this is not the case as was shown in last month's battle between the 'old'...
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New and Noteworthy. (Reviews)
On 30 January HAUS PUBLISHING, a new publishing venture, was launched in London, The brain-child of Dr Barbara Schwepcke, the new publisher is inspired in part by Rowohlts' successful monograph series in her native Germany. This has been transformed...
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PSALM: A Holocaust Poem by Eva Lang
Translated from the Hungarian by Thomas Land EVA Lang a Hungarian Holocaust survivor aged 77 years, has unleashed a fury of verse of stunning beauty and intensity. Her relentless output is reminiscent of the chanting of the ancient prophets. The...
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The World of Paperbacks
CONSTABLE ROBINSON has recently published a variety of titles relating to biography and history including Robert Harvey's highly praised Liberators: South America's Savage Wars of Freedom 1810-30 ([pounds sterling]8.99), Frank Giles' Napoleon Bonaparte:...
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