Monthly update of online philosophical resources

The usual weekly report on new and revised entries in online philosophy resources and new reviews of philosophy books is a monthly report this summer.

Here is last month’s edition.



  1. Bayesian epistemology by Hanti Lin.
  2. The moral/conventional distinction by Edouard Machery and Stephen Stich.
  3. Theories of Biological Development by Melinda Bonnie Fagan and Jane Maienschein.
  4. Culture and cognitive science by Daniel Kelly and Andreas De Block.
  5. Common Law Theories of Torts by Arthur Ripstein.
  6. Primary and Secondary Qualities of Modern Philosophy by Martha Bolton.


  1. Medieval Theories of Emotions by Simo Knuuttila.
  2. Promises of Allen Habib.
  3. Blurry by Roy Sorensen.
  4. Marin Mersenne by Philippe Hamou.
  5. Constitutionalism by Wil Waluchow and Dimitrios Kyritsis.
  6. Judah Abrabanel by Aaron Hughes.
  7. Process Theism by Donald Viney.
  8. Gilles Deleuze by Daniel Smith, John Protevi and Daniela Voss.
  9. Eugenics by Inmaculada de Melo-Martin and Sara Goering.
  10. Abhidharma by Noa Ronkin.
  11. John Cook Wilson by Mathieu Marion.
  12. Supertasks by JB Manchak and Bryan W. Roberts.
  13. Scottish Philosophy in the 18th Century by Alexander Broadie and Craig Smith.
  14. Gertrude Elizabeth Margaret Anscombe by Eric Wiland and Julia Driver.
  15. Harold Arthur Prichard by Jonathan Dancy.


  1. Immanuel Kant: Transcendental Idealism by Marialena Karampatsou.
  2. The Argument of Divine Concealment Against the Existence of God by Luke Teeninga.
  3. Renaissance Skepticism by Margaret Matthews.


  1. We Not Born Submissive: How Patriarchy Shapes Women’s Lives by Manon Garcia is reviewed by Ellie Anderson.
  2. Apt Imaginings: feelings for fictions and other creatures of the mind by Jonathan Gilmore is reviewed by Moonyoung Song.
  3. Heidegger and the contradiction of being: an analytical interpretation of the late Heidegger by Filippo Casati is reviewed by Katherine Withy.
  4. Reading “On the Standard of Taste” by David Hume by Babette Babich (ed.) is reviewed by Stephanie Ross.
  5. What is Political Philosophy? by Charles Larmore is reviewed by Thom Brooks.
  6. The virtues of limits by David McPherson is reviewed by Todd May.
  7. The will to nothingness: an essay on the genealogy of Nietzsche’s morality by Bernard Reginster is reviewed by Mark Migotti.
  8. Essays in ancient epistemology by Gail Fine is reviewed by Lloyd P. Gerson.
  9. Wrongdoing and Moral Emotions by Derk Pereboom is reviewed by Pamela Hieronymi.

Philosophy in 1000 words

  1. Philosophy of space and time: are the past and the future real? by Dan Peterson.
  2. Philosophy and Race: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Race by Thomas Metcalf.
  3. Thomas Metcalf’s Bayesianism.
  4. Praise and blame Daniel Miller.

Vox project

Recent reviews of philosophy books in non-academic media

  1. Women are up to something: how Elizabeth Anscombe, Philippa Foot, Mary Midgley and Iris Murdoch revolutionized ethics by Benjamin Lipscombe, and Metaphysical animals: how four women brought philosophy back to life by Clare Mac Cumhaill and Rachel Wiseman are reviewed by Alice Crary at Boston review.
  2. How to be perfect: the right answer to every moral question by Michael Schur is reviewed by Steven A. Miller at LA Book Review.
  3. Recognition: a chapter in the history of European ideas by Axel Honneth (trans. Joseph Ganahl) is revised by Peter E. Gordon at The New York Book Review.
  4. Here and There: Sites of Philosophy by Stanley Cavell, edited by Nancy Bauer, Alice Crary and Sandra Laugier is reviewed by Colin Burrow at London book review.
  5. Elite Capture by Olúfémi Táíwò is reviewed by John-Baptiste Oduor at Jacobin.
  6. Free: The majority at the end of the story by Lea Ypi is reviewed by Thomas Meaney at London book review.

(If you know of any philosophy book reviews in the popular press that were published around this time but are not listed below, please share them in the comments. Thanks.)

Compiled by Michael Glawson

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