Pre-modern world

In asserting the Christian origins of modern liberalism, a new book obscures the Jewish roots of Pauline ethics and exaggerates the egalitarianism of  medieval Christendom.

David Abulafia
Jan. 30 2014 5:00AM

For the Middle East, World War I initiated a rapid transition from the pre-modern to the modern world. Archeologists have unearthed evidence of a. . .

Jeffrey A. Blakely
July 1 2013 12:00AM