What happened on September 01, 2002
The Mystery of Jean Moulin DOUGLAS JOHNSON, Douglas Johnson is the author of "France and the Dreyfus Affair" and other books and is emeritus professor of French history at the University of London.
Barbarians at the Gate EUGEN WEBER, Eugen Weber is the author of "Peasants Into Frenchmen: The Modernization of Rural France, 1870-1914." He is a contributing writer to Book Review.
Can George Soros Save the World? DAVID RIEFF, David Rieff is the author of numerous books, including "A Bed for the Night: Humanitarianism in Crisis." He is a contributing writer to Book Review and has worked for the Soros foundations over the years and sits on the board of their Central Asian initiative.
Ghost in the Machine MICHAEL HARRIS, Michael Harris is a regular contributor to Book Review.
After the Flood JAMES RAGAN, James Ragan is the author of "The Hunger Wall," "In the Talking Hours," "Womb-Weary," "Lusions" and the forthcoming "The World Shouldering I."
Small Is Beautiful RUSSELL JACOBY, Russell Jacoby is the author of "The End of Utopia" and "The Last Intellectuals," among other books. He teaches in the history department at UCLA.
Combat Rock CRISPIN SARTWELL, Crispin Sartwell is the author of "End of Story: Toward an Annihilation of Language and History." He is chairman of humanities at the Maryland Institute College of Art.
Collateral Damage GLORIA EMERSON, Gloria Emerson received the 1978 National Book Award for nonfiction for "Winners and Losers: Battles, Retreats, Gains, Losses and Ruins From the Vietnam War." She is the author, most recently, of "Loving Graham Greene: A Novel."
Keys to the Kingdom CHARLES R. MORRIS, Charles R. Morris is the author of "American Catholic: The Saints and Sinners Who Built America's Most Powerful Church."
Night Shift At The Fruit Cannery Ilze Klavina Mueller, From "A Chorus for Peace: A Global Anthology of Poetry by Women," edited by Marilyn Arnold, Bonnis Ballif-Spanvill and Kristen Tracy (University of Iowa: 202 pp., $19.95 paper)
Creatures of Love ROBERT FAGGEN, Robert Faggen is the editor of "The Cambridge Companion to Robert Frost." He is a professor of literature at Claremont McKenna College.
The World According to Blass WOODY HOCHSWENDER, Woody Hochswender is coauthor of "The Buddha in Your Mirror." He is a former style reporter for the New York Times.
Shake, Rattle and Roll KENNETH REICH, Kenneth Reich has written about earthquakes and volcanoes for The Times for 20 years.
Back to the Future JONATHAN KIRSCH, Jonathan Kirsch is the author of "The Woman Who Laughed at God: The Untold History of the Jewish People." He is a contributing writer to Book Review.
She's Come Undone JEFF TURRENTINE, Jeff Turrentine is an essayist and critic whose articles have appeared in Book Review, The New York Times Magazine, Slate.com and other publications.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
Music Maverick RANDY LEWIS, Randy Lewis is a Times staff writer based in Orange County.
Delano's Grand Illusion MATTHEW HELLER, Matthew Heller last wrote for the magazine about former Oxnard Police Det. Dennis McMaster and the gang-related murder conviction he helped overturn.
A Map for 91 Express Lanes JOHN M.W. MOORLACH, John M.W. Moorlach is Orange County treasurer-tax collector.
The Reality Factor in Educating Children About Sept. 11 ABRAHAM COOPER and HAROLD BRACKMAN, Rabbi Abraham Cooper is associate dean of the Simon Wiesenthal Center. Harold Brackman, a historian, is a consultant to the center.
Democracy's Turkish Test MICHAEL A. REYNOLDS, Michael A. Reynolds is a fellow at Harvard University's John M. Olin Institute for Strategic Studies, where he works on Near Eastern history and politics.
The Parenting of a True-Blue Populist KYLE LONGLEY, Kyle Longley, an associate professor of history at Arizona State University, is the author of the forthcoming "Letting the Glory Out: A Biography of Senator Albert Gore Sr."
The Greening of the Bottom Line KATHERINE ELLISON, Katherine Ellison is a consulting writer with Stanford University's Center for Conservation Biology and co-author of "The New Economy of Nature: The Quest to Make Conservation Profitable."
An Achilles Heel KEVIN PHILLIPS, Kevin Phillips is the author of "Wealth and Democracy: A Political History of the American Rich."
Lesson One: Training Counts LINDA DARLING-HAMMOND, Linda Darling-Hammond is Charles E. Ducommun professor of education at Stanford University and author of "The Right to Learn: A Blueprint for Creating Schools that Work."
The Reaganites Strike Back JACOB HEILBRUNN, Jacob Heilbrunn is a Times editorial writer.
Mapping the Minds in Iraq's Regime WILLIAM M. ARKIN, William M. Arkin is a military affairs analyst who writes regularly for Opinion. E-mail: email@example.com
The Plot TERRY McDERMOTT, TIMES STAFF WRITER