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 79 • Number 4 • Fall 2017   
 

ARTICLES

CATHERINE ZUCKERT
“Dennis WM Moran: In Appreciation and Gratitude”


MERA J. FLAUMENHAFT
"Romeo and Juliet for Grownups”


GREGORY M. COLLINS
“Edmund Burke on the Question of Commercial Intercourse in the Eighteenth Century”


ROBIN DOUGLAS
“Morality and Sociability in Society: Smith, Rousseau—and Mandeville”


JOHN PATRICK COBY
"America's Machiavellian: Gouverneur Morris at the Constitutional Convention”


GIANNA ENGLERT
"'The Idea of Rights': Tocqueville on the Social Question"


RUTH ABBEY
Review Essay: "On Friendship"

BOOKS REVIEWED

John von Heyking, The Form of Politics: Aristotle and Plato on Friendship


Hugh Liebert, Plutarch’s Politics: Between City and Empire


Iain Hampsher-Monk, Concepts and Reason in Political Theory


Richard Tuck, The Sleeping Sovereign: The Invention of Modern Democracy


John M. Warner, Rousseau and the Problem of Human Relations

 

 

Symposium:

Joshua L. Cherniss, Teresa M. Bejan, Samuel Goldman, Susan Meld Shell, Ryan Patrick Hanley, on Steven B. Smith’s Modernity and Its Discontents, with response by Steven B. Smith

 

. . . and more 

 

Upcoming Issue

Volume 80 • Number 1 • Winter 2018

Robert P. Kraynak, “The Origins of 'Social Justice' in the Natural Law Philosophy of Antonion Rosmini"”
 

Kevin Duong, "The Demands of Glory: Tocqueville and Terror in Algeria”

 

Sophie Marcotte-Chenard, “What Can We Learn from Political History?  Leo Strauss and Raymond Aron, Readers of Thucydides”

 

Adrian Little, “Contextualizing Concepts: The Methodology of Comparative Political Theory”