Here’s the weekly report on new entries in online philosophical resources and new reviews of philosophy books.
Below is a list of recent updates, if there have been any, to the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (SEP), Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy (IEP), Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews (NDPR), 1000-Word Philosophy, and Wireless Philosophy (Wi-Phi).
- Treating Persons as Means, by Samuel Kerstein (Maryland).
- Needs in Moral and Political Philosophy, by Gillian Brock (Auckland) and David Miller (Oxford).
- Transcendental Arguments, by Robert Stern (Sheffield).
- Human Rights, by James Nickel (Miami).
- Herbert Marcuse, by Arnold Farr (Kentucky).
- Environmental Aesthetics, by Allen Carlson (Alberta).
- Social Institutions, by Seumas Miller (Charles Sturt University).
- The Kyoto School, by Bret W. Davis (Loyola).
- Natural Philosophy in the Renaissance, by Eva Del Soldato (Pennsylvania).
- Stewart Duncan (Florida) reviews Hobbes on Politics and Religion (Oxford), by Laurens van Apeldoorn and Robin Douglass (eds.).
- David Mark Kovacs (Tel Aviv) reviews Reality and Its Structure: Essays in Fundamentality (Oxford), by Ricki Bliss and Graham Priest (eds.).
- Edward Feser (Pasadena City College) reviews So What’s New About Scholasticism? How Neo-Thomism Helped Shape the Twentieth Century (De Gruyter), by Rajesh Heynickx and Stéphane Symons (eds.).
- Andrea Falcon (Concordia) reviews Aristotle’s Theory of Bodies (Oxford), by Christian Pfeiffer.
- Robert C. Scharff (New Hampshire) reviews Exceptional Technologies: A Continental Philosophy of Technology (Bloomsbury), by Dominic Smith.
- Steven D. Hales (Bloomsburg) reviews The Metaphysics of Truth (Oxford), by Douglas Edwards.
- Ethan Mills (Tennessee-Chattanooga) reviews Can Different Cultures Think the Same Thoughts?: A Comparative Study in Metaphysics and Ethics (Notre Dame), by Kenneth Dorter.
- Ursula Goldenbaum (Emory) reviews Monads, Composition, and Force: Ariadnean Threads through Leibniz’s Labyrinth (Oxford), by Richard T. W. Arthur.
- Charlie Huenemann (Utah State) reviews Spinoza and the Cunning of Imagination (Chicago), by Eugene Garver.
Recent Philosophy Book Reviews in Non-Academic Media:
- Jonathan Rée reviews Being and Nothingness by Jean-Paul Sartre and translated by Sarah Richmond, in the London Review of Books.
- Mark Dunbar reviews Monarchy of Fear by Martha Nussbaum and Identity: The Demand for Dignity and the Politics of Resentment by Francis Fukuyama, in The Hedgehog Review.
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Compiled by Michael Glawson