Reviews in Progress


Updated: December 28, 2016

The following list of books are "Reviews in Progress."

New philosophy books are being published all the time, at a rate faster than we can include them in our offerings.

Agamben, Giorgio. The Mystery of Evil: Benedict XVI and the End of Days. Stanford University Press 2016.

Agamben, Giorgio. The Use of Bodies. Stanford University Press 2016.

Alexander, David, and Johnson, Daniel (eds.). Calvinism and the Problem of Evil. Wipf and Stock 2016. 

Arvan, Marcus. Rightness as Fairness: A Moral and Political Theory. Palgrave Macmillan 2016.

Axelos, Kostas. Introduction to a Future Way of Thought. Meson Press 2016.

Badiou, Alain. Philosophy for Militants. Verso 2016. 

Baert, Patrick. The Existentialist Moment. Polity 2015.

Barris, Jeremy. Sometimes Always True: Undogmatic Pluralism in Politics, Metaphysics, and Epistemology.

Barthes, Roland. Masculine, Feminine, and Neuter and Other Writings on Literature. University of Chicago Press 2016. (February 2017)

Barthes, Roland. Signs and Images: Writings on Art, Cinema, and Photography. University of Chicago Press 2016.

Beiser, Frederick. The Genesis of Neo-Kantianism. Oxford University Press 2014.

Bennett, Jonathan. Kant's Dialectic. Cambridge University Press 2016.

Bernstein, J.M. Torture and Dignity: An Essay on Moral Inquiry. University of Chicago Press 2015. (February 2017)

Berto, Francesco, and Plebani, Matteo. Ontology and Metaontology: A Contemporary Guide. Bloomsbury 2016. 

Blatti, Stephan, and Lapointe, Sandra. Ontology After Carnap. Oxford University Press 2016.

Blatti, Stephan, and Snowdon, Paul. Animalism: New Essays on Persons, Animals and Identity. Oxford University Press 2016.

Bolanos, Paulo. On Affirmation and Becoming: A Deleuzian Introduction to Nietzsche's Ethics and Ontology. Cambridge Scholars Press 2016.

Brennan, Jason. Against Democracy. Princeton University Press 2016.

Brennan, Jason. Markets Without Limits. Routledge 2015. (February 2017)

Brown, Robert F. Hegel: Lectures on the Philosophy of Art: The Hotho Transcript of the 1823 Berlin Lectures, Oxford University Press 2014.

Buckareff, Andrei, and Nagasawa, Yujin. Alternative Concepts of God. Oxford University Press 2016.

Capobianco, Richard. Heidegger's Way of Being. University of Toronto Press 2014.

Cappelen, Herman, Gendler, Tamar Szabo, and Hawthorne, John. The Oxford Handbook of Philosophical Methodology. Oxford University Press 2016.

Clark, Kelly James (ed.). The Blackwell Companion to Naturalism. Wiley-Blackwell 2016.

Coppenger, Brett, and Bergmann, Michael (eds.). Intellectual Assurance: Essays on Epistemic Internalism. Oxford University Press 2016.

Creswell, M., Mares, E., and Rini, A. (eds.). Logical Modalities from Aristotle to Carnap:The Story of Necessity. Cambridge University Press 2016.

Dean, Mitchell, and Villadsen, Kaspar. State Phobia and Civil Society. Stanford University Press 2016.

Decety, Jean, and Wheatley, Thalia. The Moral Brain: A Multidisciplinary Perspective. The MIT Press 2015. 

Demeter, Tamas. David Hume and the Culture of Scottish Newtonianism. Brill 2016.

Desmond, William. The Intimate Universal: The Hidden Porosity Among Religion, Art, Philosophy, and Politics. Columbia University Press 2016.

De Warren, Nicolas, and Staiti, Andrea (eds.). New Approaches to Neo-Kantianism. Cambridge University Press 2015.

Dobb-Weinstein, Idit. Spinoza's Critique of Religion and Its Heirs: Marx, Benjamin, Adorno. Cambridge UP 2015.

Dodd, Dylan and Zardini, Elia, eds. Scepticism and Perceptual Justifications, Oxford University Press 2014.

Edmundson, Mark. Self and Soul: A Defense of Ideals. Harvard University Press 2015. (February 2017)

Fine, Sarah, and Ypi, Lea. Migration in Political Theory: The Ethics of Movement and Membership. Oxford University Press 2016.

Frodeman, Robert, and Briggle, Adam. Socrates Tenured: The Institutions of Twenty-First Century Philosophy. Rowman and Littlefield 2016.

Geuss, Raymond. Reality and its Dreams. Harvard University Press 2016.

Goldberg, Nathaniel. Kantian Conceptual Geography. Oxford University Press 2016.

Gratton, Peter. Speculative Realism: Problems and Prospects. Bloomsbury 2014.

Greve, Sebastian, and Macha, Jakub. Wittgenstein and the Creativity of Language. Palgrave Macmillan 2015.

Hedley, Douglas. The Iconic Imagination. Bloomsbury 2016. (February 2017)

Heinämaa, Sara, Hartimo, Mirja, and Miettinen, Timo. Phenomenology and the Transcendental. Routledge, 2014.

Haraway, Donna. Manifestly Haraway. University of Minnesota Press 2016.

Harman, Graham. Immaterialism: Objects and Social Theory. Polity 2016.

Heney, Diana. Toward a Pragmatist Metaethics. Routledge 2016.

Hick, Darren, and Schmucker, Reinold. The Aesthetics and Ethics of Copying. Bloomsbury 2016.

Hinton, Elizabeth. From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America. Harvard University Press 2016.

Humphreys, Paul (ed.). The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Science. Oxford University Press 2016.

Hymers, Michael. Wittgenstein on Sensation and Perception. Routledge 2017.

Irvin, Sherri (ed.). Body Aesthetics. Oxford University Press 2016.

Jameson, Fredric. Raymond Chandler: The Detections of Totality. Verso 2016. (February 2017)

Joyce, Richard. The Routledge Handbook of Evolution and Philosophy. Routledge 2017

Kaufman, Dan, ed. The Routledge Companion to Seventeenth Century Philosophy, Routledge 2017.

Kekes, John. Human Predicaments and What To Do About Them. University of Chicago Press 2016.

Keller, Vera. Knowledge and the Public Interest, 1575-1725. Cambridge University Press 2015. 

Kellow, Geoffrey, and Leddy, Neven. On Civic Republicanism: Ancient Lessons for Global Politics. University of Toronto Press 2016.

Kelly, Aileen. The Discovery of Chance: The Life and Thought of Alexander Herzen. Harvard University Press 2017.


Kierkegaard, Soren. Kierkegaard's Journals and Notebooks: Volume 9: Notebooks NB26-NB30. Princeton University Press 2016.

Kivy, Peter. De Gustibus: Arguing About Taste and Why We Do It. Oxford University Press 2015.

Kotsko, Adam. The Prince of this World. Stanford University Press 2016.

Kymlicka, Will and Lernestedt, Claes and Matravers, Matt, eds. Criminal Law and Cultural Diversity, Oxford University Press 2014.

Lefebvre, Henri. Metaphilosophy. Verso 2016.

Lepore, Ernie and Stone, MatthewImagination and Convention: Distinguishing Grammar and Inference in Language. Oxford University Press 2014.

Liana, Saif. The Arabic Influences on Early Modern Occult Philosophy. Palgrave 2015.

Löwy, Michael. Fire Alarm: Reading Walter Benjamin's "On the Concept of History." Verso 2016.

Lysaker, John. After Emerson. Indiana University Press 2017.

Maddy, Penelope. What Do Philosophers Do? Skepticism and the Practice of Philosophy. Oxford University Press 2017.

Mander, W.J., and Panagakou, Stematoula. British Idealism and the Concept of the Self. Palgrave Macmillan 2016.

Marmodoro, Anna. Everything in Everything: Anaxagoras's Metaphysics. Oxford University Press 2017.

Matheson, Jonathan. The Epistemic Significance of Disagreement. Palgrave 2016.

Matz, Thaddeus. Meaning in Life. Oxford University Press 2016.

McCumber, John. The Philosophy Scare: The Politics of Reason in the Early Cold War. University of Chicago Press 2016.

McGilvray, James (ed.). The Cambridge Companion to Chomsky, 2nd Edition. Cambridge University Press 2017. 

McInerney, Joseph. The Greatness of Humility: St. Augustine on Moral Excellence. Wipf and Stock 2016.

McNees, Matthew James. Sport Philosophy Now: The Culture of Sports After the Lance Armstrong Scandal. Rowman and Littlefield 2015.

McQuillan, J. Colin. Immanuel Kant: The Very Idea of a Critique of Pure Reason. Northwestern University Press 2015. (February 2017)

Mendoza, Jose Jorge. The Moral and Political Philosophy of Immigration: Liberty, Security, and Equality. Lexington 2016.

Misak, Cheryl. Cambridge Pragmatism: From Peirce and James to Ramsey and Wittgenstein. Oxford University Press 2016.

Miller, David. Strangers in our Midst: The Political Philosophy of Immigration. Harvard University Press. 2016.

Nanay, Bence. Aesthetics as Philosophy of Perception. Oxford University Press 2016. 

Navarro, Jesus. How to Do Philosophy with Words: Reflections on the Searle-Derrida Debate. John Benjamins 2016.

Nolan, Lawrence (ed.). The Cambridge Descartes Lexicon. Cambridge University Press 2016.

Nussbaum, Martha. Anger and Forgiveness: Resentment, Generosity, Justice. Oxford University Press 2016. (February 2017)

O'Neill, Onora. Constructing Authorities: Reason, Politics, and Interpretation in Kant's Philosophy. Cambridge University Press 2015.

Persky, Joseph. The Political Economy of Progress: John Stuart Mill and Modern Radicalism. Oxford University Press 2016.

Perullo, Nicola. Taste as Experience: The Philosophy and Aesthetics of Food. Columbia University Press 2016.

Pihlström, Sami, Stadler, Friedrich, and Weidtmann, Niels (eds.). Logical Empiricism and Pragmatism. Springer 2017.

Plot, Martin. The Aesthetico-Political: The Question of Democracy in Merleau-Ponty, Arendt, and Ranciere. Bloomsbury 2016.

Prosser, Simon. Experiencing Time. Oxford University Press 2016.

Puls, Heiko. Sittliches Bewusstsein und kategorischer Imperativ in Kants 'Grundlegung': Ein Kommentar zum dritten Abschnitt. De Gruyter 2016.

Putnam, Hilary. Naturalism, Reason, and Normativity. Harvard University Press 2016.

Rankin, David. Sophists, Socratics, and Cynics. Routledge 2015.

Richardson, Janice.  Law and the Philosophy of Privacy. Routledge 2016.

Rovelli, Carlo. Seven Brief Lessons on Physics. Penguin 2016.

Sallis, John. The Return of Nature. Indiana University Press 2016.

Sauer, Hanno. Moral Judgments as Educated Intuitions. The MIT Press 2016.

Sanders, John. Theology in the Flesh: How Embodiment and Culture Shape the Way we Think about Truth, Morality, and God. Fortress Press 2016.

Segall, Shlomi. Why Inequality Matters: Luck Egalitarianism, its Meaning and Value. Cambridge University Press 2016.

Sevier, Christopher Scott. Aquinas on Beauty. Lexington 2015. (February 2017)

Shotwell, Alexis. Against Purity. University of Minnesota Press 2016.

Sugarman, Susan. What Freud Really Meant. Cambridge University Press 2016.

Shuster, Arthur. Punishment and the History of Political Philosophy: From Classical Republicanism to the Crisis of Modern Criminal Justice. University of Toronto Press 2016.

Sinnerbrink, Robert. Cinematic Ethics: Exploring Ethical Experience Through Film. Routledge 2016. 

Sorabji, Richard (ed.). Aristotle Re-Interpreted: New Findings on Seven Hundred Years of the Ancient Commentators. Bloomsbury 2016. (February 2017)

Staiti, Andrea. Commentary on Husserl's Ideas I. De Gruyter 2015.

Staiti, Andrea. Husserl's Transcendental Phenomenology: Nature, Spirit, and Life, Cambridge University Press 2014. (February 2017)

Stewart, Jon. Soren Kierkegaard: Subjectivity, Irony, and the Crisis of Modernity. Oxford University Press 2016.

Sunstein, Cass. The Ethics of Influence: Government in the Age of Behavioral Science. Cambridge University Press 2016.

Tartaglia, James. Philosophy in a Meaningless Life. Bloomsbury 2015. (February 2017)

Taylor, Paul. Black is Beautiful: A Philosophy of Black Aesthetics. Routledge 2016.

Tebbit, Mark. Philosophy of Law: An Introduction, 3rd Edition. Routledge 2017.

Voyce, Malcolm. Foucault, Buddhism and Disciplinary Rules. Routledge 2017.

Wahl, Jean. Human Existence and Transcendence. University of Notre Dame Press 2016.

Wahl, Jean. Transcendence and the Concrete: Selected Writings. Fordham University Press 2016.

Westphal, Kenneth. How Hume and Kant Reconstruct Natural Law. Oxford University Press 2016.

Wittgnstein, Ludwig. The Mythology in our Language: Remarks on Frazer's Golden Bough. University of Chicago Press 2015.

Wolcher, Louis. The Ethics of Justice Without Illusions. Routledge 2016.

Wood, Allen. Fichte's Ethical Thought. Oxford University Press 2016.

Zoeller, Guenter, and James, David. The Cambridge Companion to Fichte. Cambridge University Press 2016.