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.
Volume 78 • Number 1 • Winter 2016
TERESA M. BEJAN
"Difference without Disagreement: Rethinking Hobbes on 'Independency' and Toleration"
"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"
"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"
Review Essay: "Violence and Civility"
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
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
Announcing in 2016:
JEREMY WALDRON is the inaugural GERHART NIEMEYER lecturer at the University of Notre Dame.
Under the general title “The Principle of Proximity”, Professor Waldron will deliver four lectures (dates and titles below) starting at 4.30pm in the Hesburgh Auditorium.
Tuesday March 15th Two Models of Political Community
Wednesday March 16th The Importance of Proximity
Tuesday March 22nd Proximity and Migration
Wednesday March 23rd Telescopic Philanthropy
All are welcome.
The papers of Edward Goerner and Gerhart Niemeyer are now available in the archives of the University of Notre Dame
The papers of Edward Goerner can be accessed at the following addresses:
The papers of Gerhart Niemeyer can be accessed at the following addresses: