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 77 • Number 2 • Spring 2015  



ARTICLES

ALEXANDER ORWIN
"Democracy under the Caliphs:  Alfarabi's Unusual Understanding of Popular Rule"


JULIANA UDI
"Lock and the Fundamental Right to Preservation:  On the Convergence of Charity and Property Rights"


SEAN ILLING
"Between Nihilism and Transcendence:  Camus's Dialogue with Dostoevsky"


NAOMI CHOI
"Liberalism and the Interpretive Turn:  Rival Approaches or Cross-Purposes?"


Review Essay:
MICHAEL J. PERRY
“American Religious Freedom”


 

 

BOOKS REVIEWED

Lorraine Smith Pangle, Virtue is Knowledge:  The Moral Foundations of Socratic Political Philosophy

Jed W. Atkin, Cicero on Politics and the Limits of Reason:  The "Republic" and "Laws"

Jonathan Israel, Revolutionary Ideas:  An Intellectual History of the French Revolution from "The Rights of Man" to Robespierre

Arthur Melzer, Philosophy between the Lines:  The Lost History of Esoteric Writing

Robert Howse, Leo Strauss:  Man of Peace

    and more......

Upcoming Issue

Volume 77 • Number 3 • Summer 2015
Contributors will include:

Natalie DeDeo
Rita Koganzon
Dale E. Miller
David Polansky
Aaron Roberts