Lawrence E. Harrison

Lawrence E. Harrisonis a senior research fellow and adjunct lecturer at the Fletcher School, Tufts University. He is the author, most recently, of The Central Liberal Truth (Oxford, 2006) and co-editor, with Samuel Huntington, of Culture Matters (Basic Books, 2000).

The Cultural Prerequisites of Freedom and Prosperity


This essay is the fourth in a ten-part series being published in successive issues of The American Spectator under the general title, “The Pursuit of Liberty: Can the Ideals That Made America Great Provide a Model for the World?” Also in The American Spectator‘s Pursuit of Liberty series: James Q. Wilson’s “American Exceptionalism,” James Kurth’s […]

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