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 77 • Number 1 • Winter 2015
"Locke and the Nature of Political Authority"
"Lincoln and the Necessity of Tolerating Slavery before the Civil War"
"The Uneasy Alliance Between Consensus and Democracy"
“Caro's Lives Comparative Biography as Political Theory”
Erica Benner, Machiavelli's Prince: A New Reading
Steven Forde, Locke, Science, and Politics
Denise Schaeffer, Rousseau on Education, Freedom, and Judgment
S. Adam Seagrave, The Foundations of Natural Morality
Nadia Urbinati, Democracy Disfigured: Opinion, Truth, and the People
Susan McWilliams, Traveling Back: Toward a Global Political Theory
Nicholas Wolterstorff, The Mighty and the Almighty
Volume 77 • Number 2 • Spring 2015
Contributors will include:
The Edward Goerner and Gerhart Niemeyer Papers
Political theorist Edward Goerner, long time Professor in Political Science at Notre Dame and associate editor of the Review of Politics, died in November of 2012. His papers provide an insight into his work and the development of political theory over a half century. The papers were collected and archived at the University of Notre Dame. John Roos and Allison Murphy produced an inventory of the papers, which is now online at the Notre Dame Archives.
The papers can be accessed at the following addresses:
The papers of Gerhart Niemeyer are also in the archives. John Roos and Stephen Seagrave produced an inventory which is available at the following addresses: