I am indebted to Dr. James Hannam, author of God’s Philosophers: How the Medieval World Laid the Foundations of Modern Science, for reading my chapter on the Middle Ages and giving me the benefit of his vast knowledge of the Medieval era.

I am obliged also to thank the following for publishing chapters of Conscience and Power before the book itself found a publisher.

Chapter 2. Modern Political Religion.
“Voegelinview” October 23, 2018

Modern Political Religion

Chapter 5. Tocqueville’s L’Ancien régime et la revolution December 15, 2019

Why America Is in Decline… and What to Do About It

Chapter 5. Francis Graham Wilson’s Order and Legitimacy
Modern Age, Spring 2019, Vol. 61, No. 2, pp. 36-41
“Prelude to Civil War,” Francis Graham Wilson on Spain”

Prelude to Civil War: Francis Graham Wilson on Spain

Chapter 5. Allan Bloom’s Closing of the American Mind
Theimaginative November 1, 2018
“Allan Bloom’s Six Ways That Universities Corrupt the Youth” mind-universities-richard-bishirjian.html

Chapter 7. Closing of the American Soul to Religion June 21, 2019
“The Decline of Religious Colleges and Universities” richard-bishirjian.html

Chapter 8. Recovery of Daimonic Souls from Disorder
“Voegelinview” October 25, 2018
” Conservatism and Spiritual and Social Recovery”