Online Philosophy Resources Weekly Update

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

Below are recent updates to the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (SEP), Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy (IEP), 1000-Word PhilosophyWireless Philosophy (Wi-Phi), as well as new book reviews at Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews (NDPR). We are also now including links in these posts to reviews of philosophy books in the popular press. (If you come across one in your own reading please email me the link. Thanks!)



  1. The Emergence of First-Order Logic, by William Ewald (Pennsylvania).
  2. The Kokugaku, (Native Studies) School, by Gideon Fujiwara (Lethbridge) and Peter Nosco (British Columbia).


  1. Legalism in Chinese Philosophy, by Yuri Pines.
  2. Substance, by Howard Robinson (Central European University).
  3. Inheritance Systems, by Ehud Lamm (Tel Aviv).
  4. Philosophy of Money and Finance, by Boudewijn de Bruin, Lisa Herzog, Martin O’Neill, and Joakim Sandberg.
  5. Condemnation of 1277, by Hans Thijssen (Radboud).
  6. Sidney Hook, by David Sidorsky and Robert Talisse (Vanderbilt).



  1. Brian Berkey (Pennsylvania) reviews The Ethics of Giving: Philosophers’ Perspectives on Philanthropy (Oxford), by Paul Woodruff (ed.).
  2. Nichole Marie Shippen (Laguardia Community College/CUNY) reviews Idleness: A Philosophical Essay (Princeton), by Brian O’Connor.
  3. Dale E. Snow (Loyola-Maryland) reviews The World as Will and Representation, Volume 2 (Cambridge), by Arthur Schopenhauer.
  4. Sara Magrin (California-Berkeley) reviews The Enneads (Cambridge), by
  5. Stein Haugom Olsen (Bilkent) reviews Ibsen’s Hedda Gabler: Philosophical Perspectives (Oxford), by Kristin Gjesdal (ed.).
  6. Jan Szaif (California-Davis) reviews Desiring the Good: Ancient Proposals and Contemporary Theory (Oxford), by Katja Maria Vogt.
  7. Thomas Ryckman (Stanford) reviews Physics Avoidance: Essays in Conceptual Strategy (Oxford), by Mark WIlson.
  8. Tom Angier (Cape Town) reviews Aristotle on the Uses of Contemplation (Cambridge), by Matthew D. Walker.
  9. Robin Zheng (Yale-NUS College) reviews Rethinking Race: The Case for Deflationary Realism (Harvard), by Michael O. Hardimon.

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Nicky Drake
Nicky Drake
5 years ago

Items 3 and 4 on the NDPR list are for the same article, but give different authors for it. Item 4 has the correct author.