The Review of Politics

The Review of Politics publishes articles primarily on political theory. We also publish historical and interpretive studies of public law, comparative politics, international relations, and public policy, as well as political readings of literary works.

CURRENT ISSUE:

Volume 78 • Number 1 • Winter 2016  

ARTICLES

TERESA M. BEJAN
"Difference without Disagreement: Rethinking Hobbes on 'Independency' and Toleration"


VICKI HSUEH
"Intoxicated Reasons, Rational Feelings: Rethinking the Early Modern English Public Sphere"


JOSHUA L. CHERNISS
"A Tempered Liberalism: Political Ethics and Ethos in Reinhold Niebuhr's Thought"


SONIA SIKKA
"On Translating Religious Reasons: Rawls, Habermas, and the Quest for a Neutral Public Sphere"


JOHN M. WARNER and JAMES R. ZINK 
"Therapeutic Politics:  Rawls's Respect for Rousseau"


ELIZABETH FRAZER
Review Essay: "Violence and Civility"

BOOKS REVIEWED

Peter J. Ahrensdorf, Homer on the Gods & Human Virtue

Mary P. Nichols, Thucydides & the Pursuit of Freedom

Melissa Lane, The Birth of Politics

Hilary Gatti, Ideas of Liberty in Early Modern Europe

Jacob T. Levy, Rationalism, Pluralism, and Liberty

Upcoming Issue

Volume 78 • Number 2 • Spring 2016
Contributors will include:

Christopher R. Hallenbrook, "Leviathan No More: The Right of Nature and the Limits of Sovereignty in Hobbes"

Jeremy Fortier, "Nietzsche's Political Engagements: On the Relationship between Philosophy and Politics in The Wanderer and His Shadow"

George Duke, "The Distinctive Common Good"

Stuart Gray, "Cross-Cultural Intelligibility and the Use of History: From Democracy and Liberalism to Indian Rajanical Thought"

Symposium: Robert Sparling, Leah Bradshaw, Edward Grant Andrew, Daniel Tanguay, Simone Chambers, Emma Planinc, and Charles Blattberg on Ronald Beiner's Political Philosophy: What It Is and Why It Matters with response by Ronald Beiner