Reviews in Progress


Updated: April 5, 2019

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, GiorgioWhat is Real? Stanford: Stanford University Press 2018.

Baghramian, Maria, and Marchetti, Sarin. Pragmatism and the European Traditions: Encounters with Analytic Philosophy and Phenomenology before the Great Divide. Routledge 2017.

Baldini, Andrea. A Philosophy Guide to Street Art and the Law. Brill 2019.

Baldwin, J.T. Model Theory and the Philosophy of Mathematical Practice. Cambridge University Press 2018.

Barnhill, Anne, Doggett, Tyler, and Budolfson, Mark (eds.). The Oxford Handbook of Food Ethics. Oxford University Press 2018.

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

Beckman, Frida. Gilles Deleuze. Reaktion 2017.

Beever, Jonathan and Verson W. Cisney. The Way of Nature and the Way of Grace, Northwestern UP, 2016 (February 2019)

Beiner, Ronald. Dangerous Minds: Nietzsche, Heidegger, and the Return of the Far Right. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press 2018. (February 2019)

Beran, OndrejLiving with Rules: Wittgensteinian Reflections on Normativity. Peter Lang 2018.

Birner, Betty. Language and Meaning.Routledge, 2017. (November 2018)

Blumenberg, Hans. Rigorism of Truth: 'Moses the Egyptian' and Other Writings on Freud and Arendt. Cornell University Press 2018.

Boden, Margaret. AI: Its Nature and Future. Oxford University Press 2016.

Braidotti, Rosi, et. al. (eds.). Socially Just Pedagogies: Posthumanist, Feminist and Materialist Perpsectives in Higher Education. Bloomsbury 2018.

Butler, Brian. The Democratic Constitution: Experimentalism and Interpretation. University of Chicago Press 2017. (November 2018)

Button, T., and Walsh, S. Philosophy and Model Theory. Oxford University Press 2018.

Cahn, Steven, Bradner, Alexandra, and Mills, Andrew (eds.). Philosophers in the Classroom: Essays on Teaching. Hackett 2018.

Carnap, Rudolf. The Collected Works of Rudolf Carnap. Ed. Carus, A.W. et. al. Oxford University Press 2019.

Craig, William Lane. God and Abstract Objects: The Coherence of Theism: Aseity. Springer 2018.

Danowski, Deborah, and Vivieros de Castro, Eduardo. The Ends of the World. Polity 2018.

Davidson, Scott (ed.). A Companion to Ricoeur's Freedom and Nature. Lexington 2018.

DeNicola, Daniel. Understanding Ignorance: The Surprising Impact of What we Don't Know. MIT 2017. 

DeLanda, Manuel, and Harman, Graham. The Rise of Realism. Polity 2017. 

Della Rocca, Michael (ed.). The Oxford Handbook of Spinoza. Oxford University Press 2017.

Di Bella, Stefano, and Tad M. Schmaltz, The Problem of Universals in Early Modern Philosophy, OUP, 2017. (February 2019)

Eklund, Matti. Choosing Normative Concepts. Oxford University Press 2017. 

Elliott, Kevin. A Tapestry of Values: An Introduction to Values in Science. Oxford University Press 2017.

Erlenbusch-Anderson, Verena. Genealogies of Terrorism: Revolution, State Violence, Empire. Columbia University Press 2018.

Farrier, David. Anthropocene Poetics. University of Minnesota Press 2019.

Faulkner, Paul, and Simpson, Thomas. The Philosophy of Trust. Oxford University Press 2017.

Gabriel, Markus. I Am Not a Brain. Philosophy of Mind for the 21st Century. Polity Press 2017. 

Gambarotto, Andrea. Vital Forces, Teleology, and Organization: Philosophy of Nature and the Rise of Biology in Germany. Springer 2018.

Garner, Richard, and Joyce, Richard (eds.). The End of Morality: Taking Moral Abolitionism Seriously. Routledge 2019.

Garner, Robert, and O'Sullivan, Siobhan. The Political Turn in Animal Ethics. Rowman and Littlefield 2016. (February 2019)

Gaut, Berys, and Kieran, Matthew (eds.). Creativity and Philosophy. Routledge 2018.

Geuss, Raymond. Changing the Subject: Philosophy from Socrates to Adorno. Harvard University Press 2017. 

Goldstein, Amy. Janesville: An American Story. Simon and Schuster 2017.

Gover, K.E. Art and Authority: Moral Rights and Meaning in Contemporary Visual Art. Oxford University Press 2018.

Graf, Gunter, and Schweiger, Gottfried (eds.). Ethics and the Endangerment of Children's Bodies. Palgrave Macmillan 2017. (November 2018)

Griffith, Meghan, Levy, Neil, and Timpe, Kevin (eds.). The Routledge Companion To Free Will. Routledge 2017.

Grosz, Elizabeth. The Incorporeal: Ontology, Ethics, and the Limits of Materialism. Columbia University Press 2017.

Hale, Bob, Wright, Crispin, and Miller, Alexander. A Companion to the Philosophy of Language, 2nd. ed. Wiley-Blackwell 2017.

Hanley, Patric. Love’s Enlightenment. Rethinking Charity in Modernity. Cambridge University Press 2017.

Hilgers, Thomas. Aesthetic Disinterestedness: Art, Experience, and the Self. Routledge 2017.

Hirsch, Eli. Radical Skepticism and the Shadow of Doubt: A Philosophical Dialogue. Bloomsbury 2017. (November 2018)

Hogh-Olesen, Henrik. The Aesthetic Animal. Oxford University Press 2018.

Jacobsen, Michael Hviid (ed.). Postmoral Society: Towards a Sociology of Immortality. Routledge 2017.

Josephson-Storm, Jason. The Myth of Disenchantment: Magic, Modernity, and the Birth of the Human Sciences. University of Chicago Press 2017. (November 2018)

Freiheit nach Kant: Tradition, Rezeption, Transformation, Aktualität. Brill 2018.

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

Kavoulokos, Konstantinos. Georg Lukács's Philosophy of Praxis: From Neo-Kantianism to Marxism. Bloomsbury 2018.

Keller, Vera. Knowledge and the Public Interest, 1575-1725. Cambridge University Press 2015. (February 2019)

Kellogg, Frederic. Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. and Legal Logic. University of Chicago Press 2018. (February 2019)

Kelly, MarkFor Foucault: Against Normative Political Theory. SUNY Press 2018.

Kimhi, Irad. Thinking and Being. Harvard University Press 2018.

Kierkegaard, Soren. Kierkegaard's Journals and Notebooks: Volume 9: Notebooks NB26-NB30. Princeton University Press 2016. (February 2019)

Kierkegaard, Soren. Kierkegaard's Journals and Notebooks: Volume 10: Journals NB31-NB36. Princeton University Press 2018.

Lagerspetz, Olli. A Philosophy of Dirt. Reaktion 2018. 

Landy, DavidHume’s Science of Human Nature. Scientific Realism, Reason, and Substantial Explanation. Routledge 2018. 

Langford, Michael. An Introduction to Western Moral Philosophy: Key People and Issues. Cambridge Text Education 2018.

Lapointe, Sandra, and Pincock, Christopher (eds.). Innovations in the History of Analytical Philosophy. Palgrave 2017.

Lepore, Ernie and Stone, MatthewImagination and Convention: Distinguishing Grammar and Inference in Language. Oxford University Press 2014. (February 2019)

Levine, Steven. Pragmatism, Objectivity, and Experience. Cambridge University Press 2019.

Lloyd, Vincent. Religion of the Field Negro: Black Secularism and Black Theology. Fordham University Press 2018. 

Loidolt, Sophie. Phenomenology of Plurality: Hannah Arendt on Political Intersubjectivity. Routledge 2018. 

Lopes, Dominic. Being for Beauty: Aesthetic Agency and Value. Oxford University Press 2018.

Lu-Adler, Huaping. Kant and the Science of Logic. Oxford University Press 2018.

MacAskill, William. Doing Good Better. Avery 2016.

Macintosh, J.J. The Arguments of Aquinas: A Philosophical View. Routledge 2017.

Mack, Eric. Libertarianism. Polity 2018.

Margel, Serge. The Tomb of the Artisan God: On Plato's Timaeus. University of Minnesota Press 2019.

May, Adrian. From Bataille to Badiou: Lignes: The Preservation of Radical French Thought, 1987-2017. Liverpool University Press 2018.

Moati, Raoul. Levinas and the Night of Being: A Guide to Totality and Infinity. Trans. Daniel Wyche. Fordham University Press 2016. (February 2019)

Mattice, Sarah. Metaphor and Metaphilosophy: Philosophy as Play, Combat and Aesthetic Experience. Lexington 2017. (November 2018)

Marx, William. The Hatred of Literature. Harvard University Press 2018. (February 2019)

Maxwell, Nicholas. In Praise of Natural Philosophy: A Revolution for Thought and Life. McGill-Queen's 2017.

McKaughan, Daniel, and VandeWall, Holly. The History and Philosophy of Science. Bloomsbury 2018. (November 2018)

Meyers, Diana Tietjens. Victims' Stories and the Advancment of Human Rights. Oxford University Press 2017.

Mijuskovic, Ben. Consciousness and Loneliness: Theoria and Praxis. Brill 2018.

Miller, D.M. Representing Space in the Scientific Revolution. Cambridge University Press 2016. (November 2018)

Miller, Seumas. Institutional Corruption: A Study in Applied Philosophy. Cambridge University Press 2017. (November 2018)

Mills, Charles. Black Rights/White Wrongs. Oxford University Press 2017.

Morgan, Marcus. Pragmatic Humanism: On the Nature and Value of Sociological Knowledge. Routledge 2016. (February 2019)

Moyar, Dean (ed.). The Oxford Handbook of Hegel. Oxford University Press 2017. (November 2018)

Mumford, Stephen. Football: The Philosophy Behind the Game. Polity 2019.

Mumford, Stephen. Glimpse of Light: New Meditations on First Philosophy, Bloomsbury, 2017. (February 2019)

Naas, Michael. The End of the World and Other Teachable Moments: Jacques Derrida’s Final Seminar. (May 2018) 

Negarestani, Reza. Intelligence and Spirit. Urbanomic 2018.

Newberg, Andrew. Neurotheology: How Science Can Enlighten Us About Spirituality. Columbia University Press 2018.

Nikulin, Dimitri. The Concept of History. Bloomsbury 2017. 

Nussbaum, Martha, and Levmore, Saul. Aging Thoughtfully: Conversations About Retirement, Romance, Wrinkles, and Regret. Oxford University Press 2018.

O'Connor, Brian. Idleness: A Philosophical Essay. Princeton University Press 2018.

Olen, Peter. Wilfrid Sellars and the Foundations of Normativity. Palgrave 2017. (November 2018)

Oppy, Graham, and Trakakis, N.N. (eds.). Inter-Christian Philosophical Dialogues, Vol. 4. Routledge 2017.

Owens, David. Normativity and Control. Oxford University Press 2017. (November 2018)

Palette, Virginie. Le donné en question dans la phénoménologie et le néokantisme: Des critiques du positivisme au débat avec Kant. Springer 2018.

Pasnau, Robert. After Certainty: A History of Our Epistemic Ideals and Illusions. Oxford University Press 2017. (November 2018)

Peterson, Martin. The Ethics of Technology: A Geometric Analysis of Five Moral Principles. Oxford University Press 2017.

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

Porro, Pasquale. Thomas Aquinas A Historical and Philosophical Profile. Translated by Joseph Trabbic and Roger W. Nutt. Washington, D.C.: The Catholic University of America Press, 2017. (November 2018)

Priest, Graham. The Fifth Corner of Four: An Essay on Buddhist Metaphysics and the Catuskoti. Oxford University Press 2019.

Pruss, Alexander, and Rasmussen, Joshua. Necessary Existence. Oxford University Press 2018.

Rapley, John. Twilight of the Money Gods: Economics as a Religion and How it All Went Wrong. Simon and Schuster 2017. (February 2019)

Reynolds, Jack. Phenomenology, Naturalism and Science: A Hybrid and Heretical Proposal. Routledge 2017. 

Richardson, Henry. Articulating the Moral Community: Toward a Constructive Ethical Pragmatism. Oxford University Press 2018.

De Ridder, Jeroen, Peels, Rik, and van Woudenberg, Rene. Scientism: Prospects and Problems. Oxford University Press 2018. 

Rousseau, Jean-Jacques. Fundamental Political Writings. Trans. Ian Johnston. Ed. Matthew Maguire and David Lay Williams. Broadview 2018. (February 2019)

Ruse, Michael, and Richards, Robert (eds.). The Cambridge Handbook of Evolutionary Ethics. Cambridge University Press 2017.

Saatsi, Juha (ed.). The Routledge Handbook of Scientific Realism. Routledge 2018.

Schmitt, Carl. The Tyranny of Values and Other Texts. Trans. Samuel Garrett Zeitlin. Ed. Russell A. Berman and Samuel Garrett Zeitlin. Telos 2019.

Sebo, Jeff, and Schlottmann, Christopher. Food, Animals, and the Environment: An Ethical Approach. Routledge 2018.

Silcox, M. (ed.). Experience Machines: The Philosophy of Virtual Worlds. Rowman and Littlefield 2017.

Škof, Lenart, and Berndtson, Petri (eds.). Atmospheres of Breathing. SUNY Press 2018.

Spaulding, Shannon. How We Understand Others: Philosophy and Social Cognition. Routledge 2018.

Stegenga, Jacob. Care and Cure: An Introduction to Philosophy of Medicine. University of Chicago Press 2018.

Stegenga, Jacob. Medical Nihilism. Oxford University Press 2018.

Stimilli, Elettra. Debt and Guilt: A Political Philosophy. Bloomsbury 2018.

Storrie, Stefan (ed.). Berkeley's Three Dialogues: New Essays. Oxford University Press 2018.

Strayer, Jeffrey. Haecceities: Essentialism, Identity, and Abstraction. Brill 2017. 

Suikkanen, Jussi, and Kauppinen, Antti (eds.). Methodology and Moral Philosophy. Routledge 2018.

Sullivan-Bissett, Ema, Bradley, Helen, and Noordhof, Paul (eds.). Art and Belief. Oxford University Press 2017. (November 2018)

Trout, J.D.  Wondrous Truths: The Improbable Triumph of Modern Science. Oxford University Press 2016. (February 2019)

Verhaegh, Sander. Working from Within: The Nature and Development of Quine's Naturalism. Oxford University Press 2018.

Waldron, Jeremy. One Another's Equals: The Basis of Human Equality. Harvard University Press 2017. (November 2018)

Woodruff, Paul (ed.). The Oedipus Plays of Sophocles: Philosophical Perspectives. Oxford University Press 2018.

Wray, K. Brad. Resisting Scientific Realism. Cambridge University Press 2018.

Zahavi, Dan. Husserl's Legacy:Phenomenology, Metaphysics, and Transcendental Philosophy. Oxford University Press 2018.

Zartaloudis, Thanos. The Birth of Nomos. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press 2019.