Philosophy in Review

PIR is an open access, specialist book review journal in philosophy, published six times a year. We cover all areas of and approaches to philosophy.

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May 2018 issue now available

 

The latest issue of PIR is now available - Vol. 38, No. 2

Philosophy in Review continues to seek new reviewers. A list of books currently available for review is here. Potential reviewers who wish to review books should contact the journal; in most cases we can arrange for the book to be sent to you.

 
Posted: 2018-05-24
 

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Authors of commissioned reviews for the journal are requested to submit their reviews via the online system. We recommend that you consult the Author Guidelines and use the article template. Authors need to register with the journal prior to submitting, or if already registered can simply log in and begin the 5 step process. Email Inba Kehoe, Managing Editor at pir at uvic.ca if you encounter any problems or have questions.

 
Posted: 2017-02-10
 
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Vol 38, No 2 (2018): May

Table of Contents

Christopher Arroyo, Kant’s Ethics and the Same-Sex Marriage Debate – An Introduction.
Reviewed by
Jan Koumar
PDF
45-46
Paul A. Borgaard & Jason Bell (eds.), The Harvard Lectures of Alfred North Whitehead, 1924-1925 Philosophical Presuppositions of Science.
Reviewed by
Giacomo Borbone
PDF
47-48
Susanne Claxton, Heidegger's Gods: An Ecofeminist Perspective.
Reviewed by
Phillip Schoenberg
PDF
49-51
Marc J. de Vries, Teaching About Technology.
Reviewed by
Aaron Landry
PDF
52-54
Daniel Dennett, From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds.
Reviewed by
David Lindeman
PDF
55-57
Steven Gimbel, Isn't That Clever: A Philosophical Account of Humor and Comedy.
Reviewed by
Glenn A. Tiller
PDF
58-59
Jürgen Habermas, Postmetaphysical Thinking II, Trans. Ciaran Cronin.
Reviewed by
Sheldon Richmond
PDF
60-62
Aileen M. Kelly, The Discovery of Chance: The Life and Thought of Alexander Herzen.
Reviewed by
Evan Clarke
PDF
63-64
William Mander & Stamatoula Panagakou (eds.), British Idealism and the Concept of the Self.
Reviewed by
James Pearce
PDF
65-66
James McGilvray (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Chomsky.
Reviewed by
Eran Asoulin
PDF
67-69
Alfred Moore, Critical Elitism: Deliberation, Democracy, and the Problem of Expertise.
Reviewed by
Bartholomew Begley
PDF
70-72
Mark C. Murphy, God's Own Ethics: Norms of Divine Agency and the Argument from Evil.
Reviewed by
Mark Satta
PDF
73-75
Steven Nadler & Ben Nadler, Heretics! The Wonderous (and Dangerous) Beginnings of Modern Philosophy.
Reviewed by
Thomas Klikauer
PDF
76-77
Onora O'Neill, Constructing Authorities: Deliberation, Democracy, and the Problem of Expertise.
Reviewed by
Brian Baer
PDF
78-79
Peter Singer (ed.), Does Anything Really Matter? Essays on Parfit on Objectivity.
Reviewed by
Fritz J. McDonald
PDF
80-82