Content in

Volume 54 - Number 1 - March 1939

You have access
to this content

The United States in the Far East
Nathaniel Peffer

pp. 1-14

Notes on the Uses of Exactitude in Politics
R. G. Tugwell

pp. 15-28

The Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 II
Paul H. Douglas, Joseph Hackman

pp. 29-55

Labor's Political Contributions
Louise Overacker

pp. 56-68

The Front Populaire and the French Elections of 1936
J. W. Pickersgill

pp. 69-83

The Tendency to Obey Law
Thomas I. Cook

pp. 84-97

The Ramparts We Watch: A Study of the Problems of American National Defense, George Fielding Eliot
Reviewed by Edward Mead Earle

pp. 98-100

Peuples et Civilisations: Histoire Generale, Louis Halphen and Philippe Sagnac ; Peuples et Civilisations: Histoire Generale: Vol. XI: La Preponderance (1715-1763), Philippe Sagnac and Pierre Muret
Reviewed by Charles Downer Hazen

pp. 100-101

Political Philosophies, Chester C. Maxey
Reviewed by Raymond G. Gettell

pp. 101-103

Predecessors of Adam Smith: The Growth of British Economic Thought, E. A. J. Johnson
Reviewed by Joseph Dorfman

pp. 103-105

The Growth of Collective Economy, F. E. Lawley
Reviewed by Arthur Robert Burns

pp. 105-107

The National Capital and Other Statistical Studies, Josiah Stamp
Reviewed by Hans Neisser

pp. 107-108

Canada Looks Abroad, R. A. MacKay and E. B. Rogers ; The Canadians, G. M. Wrong
Reviewed by J. B. Brebner

pp. 109-111

Labor in Canadian-American Relations, Norman J. Ware, H. A. Logan and H. A. Innis
Reviewed by Robert B. Stewart

pp. 111-113

Survey of British Commonwealth Affairs. Volume I: Problems of Nationality, 1918-1936, W. K. Hancock and R. T. E. Latham ; The Empire in the World: A Study in Leadership and Reconstruction, Arthur Willert, B. K. Long, H. V. Hodson and E. Thomas Cook
Reviewed by Thomas P. Peardon

pp. 113-116

Ireland and the British Empire, 1937: Conflict or Collaboration?, Henry Harrison ; Modern Ireland, Cicely Hamilton
Reviewed by Warner Moss

pp. 116-118

Britain in Europe, 1789-1914: A Survey of Foreign Policy, R. W. Seton-Watson
Reviewed by G. Leighton LaFuze

pp. 118-120

Les Idees Traditionalistes en France de Rivarol a Charles Maurras, Alphonse V. Roche ; France Faces the Future, Ralph Fox
Reviewed by Jacques Barzun

pp. 120-122

Malaysia: A Study in Direct and Indirect Rule, Rupert Emerson ; French Indo-China, Virginia Thompson
Reviewed by Thomas E. Ennis

pp. 122-123

Soviet Trade and Distribution, Leonard E. Hubbard
Reviewed by Michael T. Florinsky

pp. 124-125

Proceedings and Debates of the British Parliaments Respecting North America. Volume IV: 1728-1739, Leo Francis Stock
Reviewed by Evarts B. Greene

pp. 125-127

Prices in Colonial Pennsylvania, Anne Bezanson, Robert D. Gray and Miriam Hussey
Reviewed by Walter B. Smith

pp. 127-128

Peaceful Change: An International Problem, C. A. W. Manning
Reviewed by Frederick Sherwood Dunn

pp. 128-129

Japanese Expansion on the Asiatic Continent: A Study in the History of Japan with Special Reference to Her International Relations with China, Korea, and Russia, Yoshi S. Kuno
Reviewed by Paul H. Clyde

pp. 130-131

The Diplomatic History of Georgia, John Tate Lanning
Reviewed by Max Savelle

pp. 131-132

Roger Sherman: Signer and Statesman, Roger Sherman Boardman
Reviewed by Jarvis M. Morse

pp. 134-135

Business and Modern Society, Howard T. Lewis and Malcolm P. McNair
Reviewed by R. S. Alexander

pp. 135-137

About PSQ's Editor


Full Access

Join the Academy of Political Science and automatically receive Political Science Quarterly.


A Purple Agenda For The Next Four Years
June 20, 2024
7:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m. ET


Editor’s spotlight

Virtual Issue

Introduction: Black Power and the Civil Rights Agendas of Charles V. Hamilton
Marylena Mantas and Robert Y. Shapiro


Search the Archives

Publishing since 1886, PSQ is the most widely read and accessible scholarly journal with distinguished contributors such as: Lisa Anderson, Robert A. Dahl, Samuel P. Huntington, Robert Jervis, Joseph S. Nye, Jr., Theda Skocpol, Woodrow Wilson

view additional issues

Most read

Articles | Book reviews

Understanding the Bush Doctrine
Robert Jervis

The Study of Administration
Woodrow Wilson

Notes on Roosevelt's "Quarantine" Speech
Dorothy Borg

view all

New APS Book

China in a World of Great Power Competition   CHINA IN A WORLD OF GREAT POWER COMPETITION

About US

Academy of Political Science

The Academy of Political Science, promotes objective, scholarly analyses of political, social, and economic issues. Through its conferences and publications APS provides analysis and insight into both domestic and foreign policy issues.

Political Science Quarterly

With neither an ideological nor a partisan bias, PSQ looks at facts and analyzes data objectively to help readers understand what is really going on in national and world affairs.

Stay Connected

newsstand locator
About APS