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Year 1992 Archives
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    Total Archives: 56 Years, 639 Issues, 9,179 Articles, 40,767pp
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    1. Using the punitive power of government to "save" one's fellows.
      The Freeman
      , January 1992, p. 38 - PDF
    2. The ordinary economic activities of mankind can be recognized as doing good to others.
      The Freeman
      , January 1992, pp. 13-15 - PDF
    3. Legal Busybodies are neither protecting our children nor respecting our rights.
      The Freeman
      , December 1992, pp. 477-480 - PDF
    4. Congress has made a federal case our of killing ants.
      The Freeman
      , December 1992, pp. 469-470 - PDF
    5. Observations on the U.S. war machine.
      The Freeman
      , June 1992, p. 236 - PDF
    6. How the State of New York has assaulted the property rights of Adirondack inholders.
      The Freeman
      , January 1992, pp. 28-37 - PDF
    7. Only free banking is sound banking.
      The Freeman
      , November 1992, pp. 426-431 - PDF
    8. A child benefits from the high-Tech fruits of philanthropy.
      The Freeman
      , May 1992, pp. 180-181 - PDF
    9. Recalling the basic ethical and political ideals captured in the first ten amendments.
      The Freeman
      , July 1992, pp. 270-272 - PDF
    10. [+]
      (4 Reviews)
      The Case for Conservatism, by Francis Graham Wilson
      1. The Case for Conservatism by Francis Graham Wilson
      2. The Liability Maze by Peter W. Huber and Robert E. Litan
      3. The Prize by Daniel Yergin
      4. The World Trading System at Risk by Jagdish Bhagwati
      The Freeman
      , January 1992, pp. 44-48 - PDF
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      (2 Reviews)
      Forge of Union, Anvil of Liberty, by Jeffrey St. John
      1. Forge of Union, Anvil of Liberty by Jeffrey St. John
      2. Liberty and Culture by Tibor R. Machan
      The Freeman
      , August 1992, pp. 326-328 - PDF
    12. Are-examination of the Founders' Constitution can help the United States to restore its...
      1. Forge of Union, Anvil of Liberty by Jeffrey St. John
      2. Liberty and Culture by Tibor R. Machan
      The Freeman
      , April 1992, pp. 142-147 - PDF
    13. Current attempts by business to reform education are superficial at best, harmful at wo...
      1. Forge of Union, Anvil of Liberty by Jeffrey St. John
      2. Liberty and Culture by Tibor R. Machan
      The Freeman
      , May 1992, pp. 187-191 - PDF
    14. Those who govern "Care" when they Uphold justice.
      1. Forge of Union, Anvil of Liberty by Jeffrey St. John
      2. Liberty and Culture by Tibor R. Machan
      The Freeman
      , November 1992, p. 425 - PDF
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      (Review)
      Capital for Profit, by Paul Fabra
      1. Capital for Profit by Paul Fabra
      The Freeman
      , October 1992, p. 403 - PDF
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      (Review)
      Head to Head, by Lester Thurow
      1. Head to Head by Lester Thurow
      The Freeman
      , October 1992, pp. 401-402 - PDF
    17. America 2000 threatens private education in America.
      1. Head to Head by Lester Thurow
      The Freeman
      , October 1992, pp. 395-399 - PDF
    18. Book Reviews 
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      (Review)
      The Rights Retained by the People, by Randy E. Barnett
      1. The Rights Retained by the People by Randy E. Barnett
      The Freeman
      , October 1992, p. 400 - PDF
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      (2 Reviews)
      Why We Spend Too Much on Health Care..., by Joseph L. Bast
      1. Why We Spend Too Much on Health Care... by Joseph L. Bast
      2. Twenty Myths About National Health Insurance by John Goodman
      The Freeman
      , October 1992, pp. 404-408 - PDF
    20. The consequences of outlawing the basis of economic calculation.
      1. Why We Spend Too Much on Health Care... by Joseph L. Bast
      2. Twenty Myths About National Health Insurance by John Goodman
      The Freeman
      , May 1992, pp. 182-183 - PDF