DENNIS PRAGER is a Jewish writer and lecturer who has coauthored The Nine Questions People Ask About Judaism, the most widely used introduction to Judaism in the world, and Why The Jews? The Reason for Antisemitism. He is currently writing Happiness Is a Serious Problem, to be published by Random House. He is also a commentator and talk show host on KABC Radio in Los Angeles. Mr. Prager writes and publishes his own quarterly journal, Ultimate Issues, in which he applies his religious values to social, political, and personal issues. For information on Ultimate Issues, write to him at 6020 Washington Blvd., Culver City, CA 90232.