2020

Articles Volume 82

Alec Arellano, "Tocqueville on Intellectual Independence, Doubt, and Democratic Citizenship"

Samuel E. ArumReturn to First Principles: Political Renewal and Innovation in Machiavelli's Discourses

Nolan Bennett Review of Nicholas Buccola’s The Fire is Upon Us: James Baldwin, William F. Buckley Jr., and the Debate over Race in America

Jeffrey Church, "The Flies of Summer: A Kantian Reply to Burke"

Alyssa Cortes, "Zeal without Fanaticism: Jean-Jacques Rousseau on the Religion of the Citizen"

Daniel DiLeoAristotle's Manipulative Maxims

George Duke, "Aristotle and Natural Law"

Connor M. EwingReview of Stephen F. Knott’s The Lost Soul of the American President: The Decline into Demagoguery and the Prospects for Renewal

Elizabeth Frazer, "Mary Wollstonecraft’s Political Political Theory"

Rob Goodman“The Low Principles of Jurisprudence”: Legal Indeterminacy in Edmund Burke's Impeachment of Warren Hastings

Eugene Heath, Sir John Davies on Custom and the Common Law

Humeira IqtidarTheorising Popular Sovereignty in the Colony: Abul A‘la Maududi’s ‘Theodemocracy’

Demetra Kasimis, Medea the Refugee

Antong LiuThe Constant Companion of Virtue: On the Dilemma and Political Implications of Kantian Honor

Timothy Wyman McCarty, "Politics as Metafiction: Reading Robert Coover's Political Fable in the Age of Trump"

Thomas Meredith, "The Radical Goals of Slave Morality in Nietzsche's On the Genealogy of Morality"

Graham ParsonsContract, Gender, and the Emergence of the Civil-Military Distinction

Nathan Pinkoski, "Alasdair MacIntyre and Leo Strauss on the Activity of Philosophy"

William E. Scheuerman, "Can Political Institutions Commit Civil Disobedience?"

Noah Eber-SchmidPatriots in the Court of Pandæmonium: People, Paradox, and the Making of American Zealots

Simon Townsend, "Nietzsche on the Rise of Strong Political States and their Cultivation of Higher Individuals" 

Symposiums

Hobbes’s Kingdom of Light: A Study of the Foundations of Modern Political Philosophy authored by Devin Stauffer

Contributions by:

Paul T. Wilford, Introduction

Geoffrey Vaughan, Hobbes, Aristotle, and the Politics of Metaphysics

Paul Franco, Hobbes's secularism: Pragmatic Civil-Theologian or Utopian Atheist

Ioannis D. Evirgenis, Hobbes: Prophet of the Enlightenment or Justice of the Peace

Bryan Garsten, Hobbes and the Quarrel between the Ancients and the Moderns

Devin Stauffer, Response

Nietzsche's Unfashionable Observations authored by Jeffrey Church

Contributions by:

Paul T. Wilford,  Introduction: Humanity's Creative Freedom and the Value of Culture

Shilo Brooks,  Freedom, Myth, and Science

Kimberley J. Burns,  Individual Genius and Common Culture

Rebecca Bamford,  Wagner as Nietzsche's Exemplar: Freedom and Democracy

Hugo Drochon,  The Politics of the Exemplar

Jeffrey ChurchResponse: Autonomy and Culture in Nietzsche's Early Period 

Book Review Essays

Colin Bird, Capitalism, Inequality, and Meritocracy

Kevin Bruyneel, On Settler Colonialism

Book Reviews

Asma Afsaruddin, Review of Murad Idris’s War for Peace Genealogies of a Violent Ideal in Western and Islamic Thought

Peri M. Arnold, Review of Jeremy D. Bailey: The Idea of Presidential Representation: An Intellectual and Political History

Samuel Ely Bagg, Review of Jeff Jackson’s Equality Beyond Debate: John Dewey's Pragmatic Idea of Democracy

Vince BagnuloReview of Inder S. Marwah’s Liberalism, Diversity and Domination: Kant, Mill and the Government of Difference

Prathama Banerjee, Review of Nomi Claire Lazar’s Out of Joint: Power, Crisis, and the Rhetoric of Time

Kenneth BaynesReview of John Davenport’s A League of Democracies: Cosmopolitanism, Consolidation Arguments, and Global Public Goods

Daniel Bell Review of Sungmoon Kim’s Theorizing Confucian Virtue  Politics: The Political Philosophy of Mencius and Xunzi

Jodi Bruhn, Review of Rauna Kuokkanen’s Restructuring Relations: Indigenous Self-Determination, Governance, and Gender

Kimberly Burns, Review of Nelson Lund’s Rousseau’s Rejuvenation of Political Philosophy: A New Introduction

Eric Buzzetti, Review of Susan Meld Shell’s The Strauss-Krüger Correspondence: Returning to Plato through Kant

John Wendell Coats, Review of David McIlwain’s Michael Oakeshott and Leo Strauss: The Politics of Renaissance and Enlightenment

Frank J. Colluci, Review of Joshua E. Kastenberg: The Campaign to Impeach Justice William O. Douglas: Nixon, Vietnam, and the Conservative Attack on Judicial Independence

Richard Dagger, Review of Milena Tripkovic’s Punishment and Citizenship:  A Theory of Criminal Disenfranchisement

Robert Devigne, Review of Chris Barker’s Educating Liberty: Democracy and Aristocracy in J.S. Mill’s Political Thought

Graham DoddsReview of Sarah Burns’s The Politics of War Powers: The Theory and History of Presidential Unilateralism

William A. Edmundson, Review of Katrina Forrester: In the Shadow of Justice: Postwar Liberalism and the Remaking of Political Philosophy

Richard W. Garnett, Review of Ellis M. West’s The Free Exercise of Religion in America: Its Original Constitutional Meaning

Jeremy Geddert, Review of Matthew D. Wright’s A Vindication of Politics: On the Common Good and Human Flourishing

Paul GunnReview of Jeffrey Friedman’s Power Without Knowledge: A Critique of Technocracy

Tara HaapalaReview of William Selinger’s Parliamentarism: From Burke to Weber

John P. Hittinger, Review of Peter Augustus Lawler and Richard M. Reinsch III: A Constitution in Full: Recovering the Unwritten Foundation of American Liberty

James M. Jasper, Review of Amitai Etzioni: Reclaiming Patriotism

Robert KraynakReview of Pierre Manent’s Natural Law and Human Rights: Toward a Recovery of Practical Reason

Robert C. Koerpel, Review of Rémi Brague: The Kingdom of Man: Genesis and Failure of the Modern Project and Rémi Brague: Curing Mad Truths: Medieval Wisdom for the Modern Age

Michelle Kundmueller,  Review of Rebecca LeMoine’s Plato's Caves: The  Liberating Sting of Cultural Diversity

Brian McGraw, Review of Michael P. Federici’s The Catholic Writings of Orestes Brownson

Christopher McMahon, Review of James Gordon Finlayson’s The Habermas-Rawls Debate

Allison Murphy, Review of John von Heyking’s Comprehensive Judgment and Absolute Selflessness: Winston Churchill on Politics as Friendship

Peter Olsthoorn Review of Yvonne Chiu’s Conspiring with the Enemy. The Ethic of Cooperation in Warfare

Alexander OrwinReview of Andrew F. March’s The Caliphate of Man

Matthew R. Petrusek, Review of Jean Bethke Elshtain: Politics, Ethics, and Society, Edited by Debra Erickson Michael Le Chevallier and Augustine, and the Limits of Politics by Jean Bethke Elshtain

Luke Plotica, Review of Wendell John Coats, Jr.’s Michael Oakeshott as a Philosopher of the "Creative" And Other Essays

David Polansky, Review of Gabriele Pedulla’s Machiavelli in Tumult: The Discourses on Livy and the Origins of Political Conflictualism

Michael Promisel, Review of Robert Alan Sparling’s Political Corruption: The Underside of Civic Morality 

Mark Regnerus, Review of Richard Togman: Nationalizing Sex: Fertility, Fear, and Power

Madadh Richey, Review of Aaron Tugendhaft’s Baal and the Politics of Poetry

Helena Rosenblatt,  Review of Céline Spector’s Rousseau

Gerald Russello, Review of Ken I. Kersch’s Conservatives and the Constitution: Imagining Constitutional Restoration in the Heyday of American Liberalism

Dara Salam, Review of Benjamin R. Hertzberg: Chains of Persuasion: A Framework for Religion in Democracy

Joel Schlosser, Review of John Lombardini’s The Politics of Socratic Humor

Joan W. Scott, Review of Massimiliano Tomba, Insurgent Universality: An Alternative Legacy of Modernity

Gregory Bruce Smith Review of José Daniel Parra: Heidegger's Nietzsche: European Modernity and the Philosophy of the Future

Rogers M. Smith, Review of Nolan Bennett’s The Claims of Experience: Autobiography and American Democracy

Robert Alan Sparling, Review of Shlomo Avineri: Karl Marx: Philosophy and Revolution

James Sterba, Review of Michael Goodhart’s Injustice: Political Theory for the Real World

Charlotte C.S. Thomas, Review of Ariel Helfer: Socrates and Alcibiades: Plato's Drama of Political Ambition and Philosophy

Mary Townsend, Review of Alex Priou’s Becoming Socrates: Political Philosophy in Plato’s Parmenides and Lewis Fallis’s Socrates and Divine Revelation

Milena Tripkovic, Review of Richard Dagger’s Playing Fair: Political Obligation and the Problems of Punishment

Joel Winkelman, Reveiw of Wynne Walker Moskop: Jane Addams on Inequality and Political Friendship

Emily Zackin, Review of Leslie F. Goldstein’s The U.S. Supreme Court and Racial Minorities: Two Centuries of Judicial Review on Trial