In This Review

To Promote Peace: U.S. Foreign Policy in the Mid-1980s
To Promote Peace: U.S. Foreign Policy in the Mid-1980s
Edited by Dennis L. Bark
Hoover Press, 1984, 298 pp
To Promote Prosperity: U.S. Domestic Policy in the Mid-1980s
To Promote Prosperity: U.S. Domestic Policy in the Mid-1980s
Edited by John H. Moore
Hoover Press, 1984, 429 pp

The 39 essays in these companion volumes can be read as position papers for a second Reagan Administration. The authors in the first volume generally favor larger military expenditures and greater assertiveness toward the Soviet Union. Those in the second volume are for low taxes, reduced welfare activity by the government, and deregulation.