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 80 • Number 4 • Fall 2018

 

CONTRIBUTORS

LORRAINE SMITH PANGLE
The Anatomy of Courage in Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics


MICHAEL LAMB
Beyond Pessimism: A Structure of Encouragement in Augustine's City of God


AHMED ALI SIDDIQI
Political Rationalism and the Theological Alternative in Alfarabi's Book of Religion


MATHIAS THALER
Reconciliation through Estrangement


YANN ALLARD-TREMBLAY
The Modern and the Political Pluralist Perspectives on Political Authorities


Review Essay:  Teresa M. Bejan, Recent Work on Toleration

BOOKS REVIEWED

Jason Blakely, Alasdair MacIntyre, Charles Taylor, and the Demise of Naturalism: Reunifying Political Theory and Social Science

Linda M. G. Zerilli, A Democratic Theory of Judgment

John Corvino, Ryan T. Anderson, and Sherif Girgis, Debating Religious Freedom and Discrimination

Lori Jo Marso, Politics with Beauvoir:  Freedom in the Encounter

Laura Ephraim, Who Speaks for Nature:  On the Politics of Science

and more...

 

 

Upcoming Issue

Volume 81 • Number 1 • Winter 2019

John Warner, “The Friendless Republic:  Freedom, Faction, and Friendship in Machiavelli’s Discourses

 

Eva Odzuck, “War by Other Means? Incentives for Power-seekers in Thomas Hobbes’s Political Philosophy”

 

Beau Shaw, “The god of this lower world: Leo Strauss’s Critique of Historicism in Natural Right and History

 

George Crowder, “Value Pluralism, Constitutionalism and Democracy:  Waldron and Berlin in Debate”

 

Michael Frazer, “The Ethics of Interpretation in Political Theory and Intellectual History”