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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February Issue Now Available!

 

The latest issue of PIR is now available - Vol. 39, No. 1

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: 2019-02-21
 

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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 39, No 1 (2019): February

Table of Contents

Jonathan Beever and Vernon W. Cisney (eds.), The Way of Nature and the Way of Grace: Philosophical Footholds on Terrence Malick’s “The Tree of Life.”
Reviewed by
Shawn Loht
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1-3
Ronald Beiner. Dangerous Minds: Nietzsche, Heidegger, and the Return of the Far Right.
Reviewed by
Paul T. Wilford
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4-7
Niels Jørgen Cappelørn, Alastair Hannay, Bruce H. Kirmmse, David D. Possen, Joel D. S. Rasmussen & Vanessa Rumble (eds.), Kierkegaard's Journals and Notebooks, Volume 9.
Reviewed by
Stuart Dalton
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8-11
Manuel DeLanda & Graham Harman, The Rise of Realism.
Reviewed by
Andrew J. Ball
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12-13
Stefano Di Bella and Tad M. Schmaltz (eds.), The Problem of Universals in Early Modern Philosophy.
Reviewed by
Andreea Mihali
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14-16
Robert Garner and Siobhan O’Sullivan (eds.), The Political Turn in Animal Ethics.
Reviewed by
Kyle Johannsen
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17-19
David Held and Pietro Maffettone (eds.), Global Political Theory.
Reviewed by
Idil Boran
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20-22
Vera Keller. Knowledge and the Public Interest, 1575-1725.
Reviewed by
Victor D. Boantza
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23-25
Frederic R. Kellogg. Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. and Legal Logic.
Reviewed b
Brian E Butler
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26-28
Ernie Lepore and Matthew Stone. Imagination and Convention: Distinguishing Grammar and Inference in Language.
Reviewed by
Andrei Moldovan
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29-31
Matthew W. Maguire and David Lay Williams (eds.), Fundamental Political Writings by Jean-Jacques Rousseau. Trans. Ian Johnston.
Reviewed by
Michael Locke McLendon
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32-34
William Marx, The Hatred of Literature. Trans. Nicholas Elliott.
Reviewed by
Peter Admirand
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35-37
Raoul Moati. Levinas and the Night of Being: A Guide to Totality and Infinity. Trans. Daniel Wyche.
Reviewed by
Michael Joseph Burke
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38-40
Marcus Morgan. Pragmatic Humanism: On the Nature and Value of Sociological Knowledge.
Reviewed by
Mark Porrovecchio
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41-43
Stephen Mumford, Glimpse of Light: New Meditations on First Philosophy.
Reviewed by
Jan Arreman
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44-45
John Rapley. Twilight of the Money Gods: Economics as a Religion and How it all Went Wrong.
Reviewed by
Lansana Keita
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46-48
Joseph Rouse. Articulating the World: Conceptual Understanding and the Scientific Image.
Reviewed by
Chauncey Maher
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49-51
J. D. Trout. Wondrous Truths: The Improbable Triumph of Modern Science.
Reviewed by
Adam Tamas Tuboly
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52-54