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). There’s also a section listing recent reviews of philosophy books appearing in popular media.
- Implicature, by Wayne Davism (Georgetown).
- Personal Identity, by Eric T. Olson (Sheffield).
- Wang Yangming, by Bryan Van Norden (Vassar College).
- Mencius, by Bryan Van Norden (Vassar College).
- Anomalous Monism, by Steven Yalowitz.
- Weakness of Will, by Sarah Stroud (North Carolina) and Larisa Svirsky.
- Heraclitus, by Daniel W. Graham (Brigham Young).
- Jeffrey Powell (Marshall) reviews Elemental Discourses (Indiana), by John Sallis
- James DiFrisco (KU Leuven) reviews Individuation, Process, and Scientific Practices (Oxford), by Otávio Bueno, Ruey-Lin Chen, and Melinda Bonnie Fagan (eds.).
- Marcel van Ackeren (Cologne/CIBSS Freiburg) reviews A Decent Life: Morality for the Rest of Us (Chicago), by Todd May.
- Ethan Mills (Tennessee-Chattanooga) reviews The Golden Age of Indian Buddhist Philosophy (Oxford), by Jan Westerhoff.
- Mill’s Proof of the Principle of Utility, by Dale E. Miller (Old Dominion).
- Speciesism, by Dan Lowe (Michigan).
- The African Ethic of Ubuntu, by Thaddeus Metz (Johannesburg).
Recent Philosophy Book Reviews in Non-Academic Media
- Ada Bronowski reviews The Cosmopolitan Tradition: A Noble But Flawed Ideal, by Martha Nussbaum, at Prospect Magazine.
- Tim Maudlin reviews The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect, by Judea Pearl and Dana Mackenzie, at Boston Review.
Compiled by Michael Glawson.
BONUS: More on civility.