Here’s the weekly report on new and revised entries in online philosophy resources and new reviews of philosophy books.
- Gustav Theodor Fechner, by Frederick C. Beiser (Syracuse).
- Empirical Approaches to Altruism, by John Doris (Cornell), Stephen Stich(Rutgers), and Lachlan Walmsley (Australia National University).
- Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, by Paul Redding.
- Joseph Albo, by Dror Ehrlich.
- Voluntary Euthanasia, by Robert Young.
- Moral Psychology: Empirical Approaches, by John Doris, Stephen Stich, Jonathan Phillips, and Lachlan Walmsley.
- David Konstan (New York) reviews Laughter, Humor, and Comedy in Ancient Philosophy (Oxford), by Pierre Destrée, and Franco V. Trivigno (eds.).
- Justin E. H. Smith (Paris) reviews Living Mirrors: Infinity, Unity, and Life in Leibniz’s Philosophy (Oxford), by Ohad Nachtomy.
- David-Hillel Ruben (London) reviews Jewish Philosophy in an Analytic Age (Oxford), by Samuel Lebens, Dani Rabinowitz, and Aaron Segal (eds.).
- Glenda Satne (Wollongong) reviews How History Gets Things Wrong: The Neuroscience of Our Addiction to Stories (MIT), by Alex Rosenberg.
- Claudio de Almeida, PUCRS (Brazil), and J.R. Fett, UFSM (Brazil) review Knowledge from Non-Knowledge: Inference, Testimony and Memory (Cambridge), by Federico Luzzi.
- Anat Matar (Tel Aviv) reviews Wittgenstein in the 1930s: Between the Tractatus and the Investigations (Cambridge), by David G. Stern (ed.).
- Ann E. Cudd (Pittsburgh) reviews The Origins of Unfairness: Social Categories and Cultural Evolution (Oxford), by Cailin O’Connor.
- Carlo Penco (Genoa), and Margherita Benzi (Eastern Piedmont) reviews The Logic of Information: A Theory of Philosophy as Conceptual Design (Oxford), by Luciano Floridi.
- Nikolay Milkov (Paderborn) reviews The Bloomsbury Companion to Bertrand Russell (Bloomsbury), by Russell Wahl (ed.).
- Richard Bett (Johns Hopkins) reviews Five Modes of Scepticism: Sextus Empiricus and the Agrippan Modes (Oxford), by Stefan Sienkiewicz.
- Sexual Orientation, by Raja Halwani (School of the Art Institute of Chicago).
Recent Philosophy Book Reviews in Non-Academic Media
- Self-Confidence: A Philosophy, by Charles Pépin, trans. Willard Wood, is reviewed at Kirkus Reviews.
- Mark Dunbar reviews The History of Philosophy by A.C. Grayling at The Humanist.
- Anthony M. Barr reviews The Cosmopolitan Tradition: A Noble but Flawed Ideal by Martha C. Nussbaum at the Intercollegiate Studies Institute.
- Jane O’Grady reviews Galileo’s Error: Foundations for a New Science of Consciousness by Philip Goff at Times Higher Education.
- Steven Knepper reviews The Existentialist’s Survival Guide by Gordon Marino at Commonweal.