Online Philosophy Resources Weekly Update

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

We check out and report on updates to the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (SEP), Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy (IEP), 1000-Word PhilosophyWireless Philosophy (Wi-Phi), and occasionally some other sites, as well as new book reviews at Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews (NDPR) and in the popular press (if you notice any reviews of books by philosophers in non-academic venues, please let us know. Thanks!



  1. Wesley Salmon, by Maria Carla Galavotti (Bologna).
  2. Artificial Intelligence, by Selmer Bringsjord (Rensselear) and Naveen Sundar Govindarajulu.
  3. The Ethics of Cultural Heritage, by Erich Hatala Matthes (Wellsley College).
  4. Epistemology in Latin America, by Diego Machuca (Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas, Argentina).


  1. Free Logic, by John Nolt (Tennessee-Knoxville).
  2. Dante Alighieri, by Winthrop Wetherbee and Jason Aleksander.
  3. The Mathematics of Boolean Algebra, by J. Donald Monk (Colorado).
  4. Jacques Lacan, by Adrian Johnston (New Mexico).
  5. Plato’s Myths, by Catalin Partenie (SNSPA, Bucharest).


  1. Mind and the Causal Exclusion Problem, by Dwayne Moore (Saskatchewan).


  1. Evan Tiffany (Simon Fraser University) reviews Me, You, Us: Essays (Oxford), by George Sher.
  2. María de Ponte (Seville) reviews Interpreting J.L. Austin: Critical Essays (Cambridge), by Savas L. Tsohatzidis (ed.).
  3. Adam Green (Azusa Pacific) reviews Renewing Philosophy of Religion: Exploratory Essays (Oxford), by Paul Draper and J. L. Schellenberg (eds.).
  4. Indrek Reiland (Barcelona) reviews Meanings and Other Things: Themes from the Work of Stephen Schiffer (Oxford), by Gary Ostertag (ed.).
  5. Bradford Cokelet (Kansas) reviews Inner Virtue (Oxford), by Nicolas Bommarito.
  6. Guillaume Fréchette (Salzburg) reviews Brentano’s Mind (Oxford), by Mark Textor.
  7. Jeremy Dunham (Durham) reviews Experiencing William James: Belief in a Pluralistic World (Virginia), by James Campbell.
  8. Craig Duncan (Ithaca College) reviews God’s Own Ethics: Norms of Divine Agency and the Argument from Evil (Oxford), by Mark C. Murphy.
  9. Peter Thielke (Pomona College) reviews Self-Consciousness and Objectivity: An Introduction to Absolute Idealism (Harvard), by Sebastian Rödl.
  10. Anna Boncompagni (Florence) reviews Wittgenstein and Scientism (Routledge), by Jonathan Beale and Ian James Kidd.

1000-Word Philosophy

  1. Interpretations of Probability, by Thomas Metcalf (Spring Hill College).
  2. How to Establish Social Order? The Early Chinese Answers, by Henrique Schneider (Nordakademie-Elmshorn, Germany).

Wireless Philosophy Ø

Recent Philosophy Book Reviews in Non-Academic Media  

  1. Adam Bales reviews Agnes Callard’s Aspiration: The Agency of Becoming, at Times Literary Supplement.
  2. Stuart Walton reviews Gorgio Agamben’s Taste, at Times Literary Supplement

Bonus: Used trolley salesman.

Compiled by @MichaelGlawson (University of South Carolina)


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Alan White
Alan White
5 years ago

Just taking a moment to say how very useful and appreciated these weekly postings are Michael and Justin.