Albert W. Alschuler is the Wilson-Dickinson Professor at the University of Chicago Law School and the author of Law Without Values: The Life, Work and Legacy of Justice Holmes (University of Chicago Press).
This useful, engaging and distressing book by Louis Menand won the Pulitzer Prize for history in 2002. It chronicles and exemplifies the skepticism that has characterized most intellectual discourse from the end of the 19th century through the beginning of the 21st.
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