Online Philosophy Resources Weekly Update

The weekly report on new and revised entries at online philosophy resources and new reviews of philosophy books…

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  1. Moral Decision-Making Under Uncertainty by Christian Tarsney, Teruji Thomas, and William MacAskill.
  2. Aesthetic Testimony by Jon Robson and Rebecca Wallbank.


  1. Herbert Spencer by David Weinstein.
  2. Epistemology in Classical Indian Philosophy by Stephen Phillips and Anand Vaidya.
  3. Darwin: From the Origin of Species to the Descent of Man by Phillip Sloan.
  4. Giordano Bruno by Dilwyn Knox.

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Philosophy in Review

  1. Hegel’s Ontology of Power: The Structure of Social Domination in Capitalism by Arash Abazari is reviewed by Shahriar Khosravi.
  2. The Readability of the World by Hans Blumenberg, (R. Savage & D. Roberts, Trans.), is reviewed by Evan Kuehn.
  3. Pre-Liberal Political Philosophy: Rawls and Plato, Aristotle, Augustine, Aquinas by  Daniel A. Dombrowski is reviewed by Travis Hreno.
  4. Mandeville’s Fable: Pride, Hypocrisy, and Sociability by Robin Douglass is reviewed by Elad Carmel
  5. Materialism from Hobbes to Locke by Stewart Duncan is reviewed by Geoffrey Gorham
  6. A Certain Gesture: Evnine’s Meme Project and its Parerga! Volume 1 by Simon J. Evnine (Ed.) is reviewed by Nicholas Wiltsher.
  7. Why Teach Philosophy in Schools? by Jane Gatley is reviewed by Robert Hudson.
  8. Introducing Philosophy through Pop Culture: From Socrates to Star Wars and Beyond by William Irwin and David Kyle Johnson, eds. is reviewed by Mark Porrovecchio.
  9. Theories of Consciousness and the Problem of Evil in the History of Ideas by Ben Lazare Mijuskovic is reviewed by Michael D. Bobo.
  10. The Life and Thought of H. Odera Oruka: Pursuing Justice in Africa by Gail M. Presby is reviewed by Zeyad El Nabolsy.
  11. Having Too Much: Philosophical Essays on Limitarianism by Ingrid Robeyns is reviewed by Aaron Landry.
  12. The Failure of Philosophical Knowledge: Why Philosophers are not Entitled to their Beliefs by János Tőzsér is reviewed by Aron Dombrovszki.
  13. Interpreting Cassirer: Critical Essays by Simon Truwant is reviewed by Giacomo Borbone.
  14. Identifying Future-Proof Science by Peter Vickers is reviewed by Glenn Branch.
  15. Magnificent Rebels: The First Romantics and the Invention of the Self by Andrea Wulf  & Time of the Magicians: The Invention of Modern Thought, 1919-1929 by Wolfram Eilenberger are reviewed by Richard Nigel Mullender.

1000-Word Philosophy     ∅               

Project Vox     ∅    

BJPS Short Reads

  1. The Function of Biochemical Functions: What does it mean to say a biochemical has a function? by Francesca Bellazzi.

Open-Access Book Reviews in Academic Philosophy Journals   

  1. Conjunctive Explanations by Jonah N. Schupbach and David H Glass is reviewed by Naftali Weinberger at The British Society for Philosophy of Science.          

Recent Philosophy Book Reviews in Non-Academic Media    

  1. On Gaslighting by Kate Abramson is reviewed by Dodai Stewart at The New York Times.
  2. Spinoza: Life and Legacy by Jonathan I. Israel is reviewed by Carlos Fraenkel at The Times Literary Supplement.
  3. Who’s Afraid of Gender by Judith Butler is reviewed Lyndsey Stonebridge at The New Statesman and by Jane O’Grady at The Telegraph.

Compiled by Michael Glawson

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