Online Philosophy Resources Weekly Update

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. Latinx Philosophy, by Manuel Vargas (California-San Diego).
  2. Latin American Feminism, by Stephanie Rivera Berruz (Marquette).


  1. Children’s Rights, by David William Archard (Quebec).
  2. Philosophy for Children, by Michael Pritchard (Western Michigan).
  3. Information, by Pieter Adriaans (Amsterdam).
  4. Diagrams, by Sun-Joo Shin (Yale), Oliver Lemon (Heriot Watt University), and John Mumma (California-San Bernardino).
  5. Hermann von Helmholtz, by Lydia Patton (Virginia Tech).
  6. Feminist Perspectives on Autonomy, by Natalie Stoljar (McGill).
  7. Plato’s Shorter Ethical Works, by Paul Woodruff (Texas).
  8. Bernard Bolzano, by Edgar Morscher (Salzburg).
  9. First-order Model Theory, by Wilfrid Hodges (Amsterdam) and Thomas Scanlon (Berkeley).
  10. Monism, by Jonathan Schaffer (Rutgers).


  1. The Liar Paradox, by Bradley Dowden (California State-Sacramento).


  1. Wiep van Bunge (Erasmus University Rotterdam) reviews Spinoza’s Political Treatise: A Critical Guide (Cambridge), by Yitzhak M. Melamed, and Hasana Sharp (eds.).
  2. Jonathan Anomaly (San Diego) reviews Genetic Ethics: An Introduction (Polity), by Colin Farrelly.
  3. Damian Caluori (Trinity) reviews Plotinus on Consciousness (Cambridge), by D. M. Hutchinson.
  4. Firmin DeBrabander (Maryland Institute College of Art) reviews In Defense of Gun Control (Oxford), by Hugh Lafollette.
  5. Anna-Sofia Maurin (Gothenburg) reviews The Elements and Patterns of Being: Essays in Metaphysics (Oxford), by D. C. Williams.
  6. Thomas Hurka (Toronto) reviews Concern, Respect, and Cooperation (Oxford), by Garrett Cullity.
  7. Zoe Drayson (California-Davis) reviews Efficient Cognition: The Evolution of Representational Decision Making (MIT), by Armin W. Schulz.
  8. Alkistis Elliott-Graves (Helsinki) reviews Defending Biodiversity: Environmental Science and Ethics (Cambridge), by Jonathan A. Newman, Gary Varner, and Stefan Linquist.

1000-Word Philosophy

Wireless Philosophy

Recent Philosophy Book Reviews in Non-Academic Media 

John Kaag’s Hiking with Nietzsche reviewed by Geoff Wisner in The Wall Street Journal.

Compiled by Michael Glawson, who is receiving his doctoral degree today! Congratulations!

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Alan White
Alan White
5 years ago

Heartiest congratulations Michael! I look forward to this update every week; it’s a marvelous service to the phi community.