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 3 • Summer 2015  


 

ARTICLES

NATALIE ELLIOT
"The Politics of Life Extension in Francis Bacon's Wisdom of the Ancients"


RITA KOGANZON
"The Hostile Family and the Purpose of the 'Natural Kingdom' in Hobbes's Political Thought"


DALE E. MILLER
"The Place of Plural Voting in Mill's Conception of Representative Government"


DAVID POLANSKY
"Nietzsche on Thucydidean Realism"


AARON B. ROBERTS
“Carl Schmitt–Political Theologian?”


 

 

BOOKS REVIEWED

David Bromwich, The Intellectual Life of Edmund Burke:  From the Sublime and Beautiful to American Independence

François Furet, Lies, Passions, and Illusions: The Democratic Imagination in the Twentieth Century

Victoria Kahn, The Future of Illusion: Political Theology and Early Modern Texts

Larry Sidentop, Inventing the Individual: The Origins of Western Liberalism

Tzvetan Todorov, The Inner Enemies of Democracy


 

Upcoming Issue

Volume 77 • Number 4 • Fall 2015
Contributors will include:

Ruth Abbey
William E. Connolly
Aurelian Craiutu
Mary G. Dietz
Blake Emerson

Mirriam Galston
Nancy Luxon
Luke MacInnis
Alasdair MacIntyre
Mark Redhead
Brendon Westler