Online Philosophy Resources Weekly Update


 

Here’s the weekly report on new and revised entries in online philosophy resources and new reviews of philosophy books.

SEP

New​:  

  1. Gustav Theodor Fechner,​ by Frederick C. Beiser (Syracuse).
  2. Empirical Approaches to Altruism,​ by John Doris (Cornell), Stephen Stich(Rutgers), and Lachlan Walmsley (Australia National University).

Revised​:

  1. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, by Paul Redding.​
  2. Joseph Albo,​ by Dror Ehrlich.
  3. Voluntary Euthanasia, by Robert Young.​
  4. Moral Psychology: Empirical Approaches, by John Doris, Stephen Stich, Jonathan​ Phillips, and Lachlan Walmsley.

IEP ​ ∅

NDPR

  1. David Konstan (New York) reviews Laughter, Humor, and Comedy in Ancient Philosophy (Oxford), by Pierre Destrée, and Franco V. Trivigno (eds.).
  2. Justin E. H. Smith (Paris) reviews Living Mirrors: Infinity, Unity, and Life in Leibniz’s Philosophy (Oxford), by Ohad Nachtomy.
  3. David-Hillel Ruben (London) reviews Jewish Philosophy in an Analytic Age (Oxford), by Samuel Lebens, Dani Rabinowitz, and Aaron Segal (eds.).
  4. Glenda Satne (Wollongong) reviews How History Gets Things Wrong: The Neuroscience of Our Addiction to Stories (MIT), by Alex Rosenberg.
  5. Claudio de Almeida, PUCRS (Brazil), and J.R. Fett, UFSM (Brazil) review Knowledge from Non-Knowledge: Inference, Testimony and Memory (Cambridge), by Federico Luzzi.
  6. Anat Matar (Tel Aviv) reviews Wittgenstein in the 1930s: Between the Tractatus and the Investigations (Cambridge), by David G. Stern (ed.).
  7. Ann E. Cudd (Pittsburgh) reviews The Origins of Unfairness: Social Categories and Cultural Evolution ​(Oxford), by Cailin O’Connor.
  8. Carlo Penco (Genoa), and Margherita Benzi (Eastern Piedmont) reviews The Logic of Information: A Theory of Philosophy as Conceptual Design ​(Oxford), by Luciano Floridi.
  9. Nikolay Milkov (Paderborn) reviews The Bloomsbury Companion to Bertrand Russell (Bloomsbury), by Russell Wahl (ed.).
  10. Richard Bett (Johns Hopkins) reviews Five Modes of Scepticism: Sextus Empiricus and the Agrippan Modes ​(Oxford), by Stefan Sienkiewicz.

1000-Word Philosophy

  1. Sexual Orientation,​ by Raja Halwani (School of the Art Institute of Chicago).

Wireless Philosophy ​ ∅

Recent Philosophy Book Reviews in Non-Academic Media

  1. Self-Confidence: A Philosophy​, by Charles Pépin, trans. Willard Wood, is reviewed at Kirkus Reviews.
  2. Mark Dunbar reviews The History of Philosophy​ ​by A.C. Grayling at The Humanist.
  3. Anthony M. Barr reviews The Cosmopolitan Tradition: A Noble but Flawed Ideal ​by Martha C. Nussbaum at the Intercollegiate Studies Institute​.
  4. Jane O’Grady reviews Galileo’s Error: Foundations for a New Science of Consciousness by Philip Goff at Times Higher Education.
  5. Steven Knepper reviews The Existentialist’s Survival Guide by Gordon Marino at Commonweal.

Compiled by Michael Glawson.​

BONUS: Natural.

 

There are no comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

  
Please enter an e-mail address