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A: The UNZ.org website is intended to provide convenient access to a large quantity of high-quality content material, mostly published over the last 150 years in America and England, including both articles and books, encompassing over one million readable items and titles of another million items not readable due to copyright. Much of this material has never previously been available anywhere on the Internet and should be useful for researchers and intellectual historians.

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A: The inclusion of the copyright-excluded material allows users to examine a more nearly complete collection of a given author's writings, even if many of the particular items themselves are currently unavailable due to copyright. If necessary, many of these other items can often be accessed and read on other websites or content systems, especially in the case of extent publications. Furthermore, there is a chance that at some future point these publications will be released for reading on this website as well.

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A: The current Version 2.0 release of UNZ.org incorporates major design changes from the previous version, but nearly all of the same underlying printed content is still available. Given the relatively slight use of the previous links to external videos and webzines, these portions have been removed, thereby streamlining access to the printed materials which constitute the main value of the system. Another major change has been the widespread use of Javascript, rendering most of the pages "reactive" as you begin entering information.

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A: Most of the main pages of the website contain one or more "Reactive Clouds," with the names of various authors or publications. Javascript functions cause these Clouds to "react" and change the displayed information as you begin typing in the entry boxes. For example, as you enter the first few letters of an author's name on the Home page, the Clouds adjust to display only those authors whose names begin with those letters. Similar adjustments occur as you start typing in a particular decade or year, or if you select one of the drop-down settings or other filter. This allows you to quickly focus in on the individuals you are seeking based on your particular criteria.

At any point, the relative size of the names in a given Cloud indicates the volume of underlying content material associated with that name. Meanwhile, the color indicates what fraction of the content material is readable (for copyright reasons): bright blue indicates mostly readable, dark blue indicates partly readable, and black means mostly unreadable

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There are also several other tabs. The Tree tab displays a dynamic tree allowing the individual time periods, issues, and articles to be opened for greate detail. The Year Contents tab displays the tables of contents for all the issues of a given year, the Issues, Small Covers, and Large Covers tabs display those views of the contents for a given decade, and the All Years tab provides an overview of the entire archive of the periodical. In addition, the drop down field in the control bar may be used to explore the different periods. All these pages allow for convenient browsing of the contents of a given periodical and clicking on any of the individual links accessing more detailed information.

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Year 1985 Archives
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    1. Stranger in Paradise
      National Review
      , December 31, 1985, pp. 96-99
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      Disabling America, by Richard E. Morgan
      1. Disabling America by Richard E. Morgan
      National Review
      , January 11, 1985, p. 58
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      (Review)
      Publisher, by Russell Pulliam
      1. Publisher by Russell Pulliam
      National Review
      , February 8, 1985, p. 58
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      (Review)
      Small Countries, Large Issues, by Mark Falcoff
      1. Small Countries, Large Issues by Mark Falcoff
      National Review
      , February 22, 1985, pp. 50-51
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      (Review)
      On Freedom, by John A. Howard
      1. On Freedom by John A. Howard
      National Review
      , March 8, 1985, p. 50
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      (Review)
      High-Technology Policies, by Richard R. Nelson
      1. High-Technology Policies by Richard R. Nelson
      National Review
      , March 22, 1985, p. 56
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      (Review)
      Cuba, Castro, and the Caribbean, by Carlos Alberto Montaner
      1. Cuba, Castro, and the Caribbean by Carlos Alberto Montaner
      National Review
      , April 5, 1985, p. 59
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      (Review)
      The Church and the Social Question, by Franz H. Mueller
      1. The Church and the Social Question by Franz H. Mueller
      National Review
      , April 19, 1985, p. 50
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      (Review)
      No More Vietnams, by Richard Nixon
      1. No More Vietnams by Richard Nixon
      National Review
      , May 3, 1985, p. 58
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      Challenge and Response, by Robert Royal
      1. Challenge and Response by Robert Royal
      National Review
      , May 17, 1985, p. 50
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      From Adam Smith to the Wealth of America, by Alvin Rabushka
      1. From Adam Smith to the Wealth of America by Alvin Rabushka
      National Review
      , June 14, 1985, p. 51
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      Jerzy Popieluszko: A Martyr for the Truth, by Grazyna Sikorska
      1. Jerzy Popieluszko: A Martyr for the Truth by Grazyna Sikorska
      National Review
      , June 28, 1985, p. 50
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      (Review)
      The Government Against the Economy, by George Reisman
      1. The Government Against the Economy by George Reisman
      National Review
      , July 12, 1985, p. 58
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      (Review)
      How Does the Constitution Secure Rights?, by Robert A. Goldwin and William A. Scha...
      1. How Does the Constitution Secure Rights? by Robert A. Goldwin and William A. Scha...
      National Review
      , July 26, 1985, p. 50
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      Ethnocentrism in Foreign Policy, by Howard J. Wiarda
      1. Ethnocentrism in Foreign Policy by Howard J. Wiarda
      National Review
      , August 9, 1985, p. 50
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      (Review)
      Education on Trial, by William J. Johnston#2
      1. Education on Trial by William J. Johnston#2
      National Review
      , August 23, 1985, p. 52
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      (Review)
      The Conservative Revolution in America, by Guy Sorman
      1. The Conservative Revolution in America by Guy Sorman
      National Review
      , September 6, 1985, p. 58
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      (Review)
      Challenges to the Humanities, by Chester E. Finn, Jr., Diane Ravitch, ...
      1. Challenges to the Humanities by Chester E. Finn, Jr., Diane Ravitch, ...
      National Review
      , September 20, 1985, p. 48
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      The Immigration Time Bomb, by G. Palmer Stacy and Wayne Lutton
      1. The Immigration Time Bomb by G. Palmer Stacy and Wayne Lutton
      National Review
      , October 4, 1985, p. 50
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      The Politics of the American Civil Liberties Union, by William A. Donohue
      1. The Politics of the American Civil Liberties Union by William A. Donohue
      National Review
      , October 18, 1985, p. 58