Reviews in Progress


Updated: September 25, 2018

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 Use of Bodies. Stanford University Press 2016.

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

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

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.

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

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)

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

Biagioli, Francesca. Space, Number, and Geometry from Helmholtz to Cassirer. Springer 2016.

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

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

Blake, Stephen. Astronomy and Astrology in the Islamic World. Edinburgh University Press 2016. 

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

Bommel, Bas van. Classical Humanism and the Challenge of Modernity: Debates on Classical Education in Nineteenth Century Germany. De Gruyter 2015. 

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

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.

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

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

Craig, William Lane. God Over All: Divine Aseity and the Challenge of Platonism. Oxford University Press 2016.

Curado, Manuel, and Gouveia, Steven (eds.). Philosophy of Mind: Contemporary Perspectives. Cambridge Scholars Publishing 2017.

Dan-Cohen, Meir. Normative Subjects: Self and Collectivity in Morality and Law. Oxford University Press 2016.

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

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

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.

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

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

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.

Feenberg, Andrew. Technosystem: The Social Life of Reason. Harvard 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, 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. 

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

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)

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

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.

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

Held, David, and Maffettone, Pietro (eds.). Global Political Theory. Polity 2016.

Hick, Darren. Artistic License: The Philosophical Problems of Copyright and Appropriation. University of Chicago Press 2017.

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

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)

Huemer, Michael. Approaching Infinity. Palgrave Macmillan 2016.

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

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.

Kaag, John. American Philosophy: A Love Story. Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2016.

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.

Kriegel, Uriah. The Routledge Handbook of Franz Brentano and the Brentano School. Routledge 2017.

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. 

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)

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. 

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

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

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)

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

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

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

McDaniel, Kris. The Fragmentation of Being. Oxford University Press 2017.

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

Meierhenrich, Jens, and Simons, Oliver (eds.). The Oxford Handbook of Carl Schmitt. Oxford University Press 2017.

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

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)

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. 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) 

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

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

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)

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

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

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)

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

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.

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

Rouse, Joseph. Articulating the World: Conceptual Understanding and the Scientific Image. Chicago 2015. (February 2019)

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

Russell, Paul. The Limits of Free Will. Oxford University Press 2017.

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

Shook, John. Systematic Atheology: Atheism's Reasoning with Theology. Routledge 2017.

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

Singh, Devin. Divine Currency: The Theological Power of Money in the West. Stanford University Press 2018.

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

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

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

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)

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

Tolich, Martin (ed.). Qualitative Ethics in Practice. Routledge 2016.

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.

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

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

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

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

Williams, James. A Process Philosophy of Signs. Edinburgh University Press 2016. 

Wittgenstein, 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.

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

Zerilli, Linda M. G. A Democratic Theory of Judgment. University of Chicago Press 2016. 

Ziporyn, BrookEmptiness and OmnipresenceIndiana UP 2016.