• The Humane Society

    By JOHN OWEN HAVARD

    Review of The Animal Claim: Sensibility and the Creaturely Voice, by Tobias Menely

    May 15, 2017
  • Bread and Circuses 2.0

    By MARTHA MINOW

    Review of Democracy for Realists: Why Elections Do Not a Produce Responsive Government, by Christopher H. Aches and Larry M. Bartels, and Power Play: How Video Games Can Save the World, by Asi Burak and Laura Parker

    April 03, 2017
  • Museum Time

    By DIANA MUIR APPELBAUM

    Review of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Washington D.C., and the National Museum of the American Indian, Washington D.C.

    March 27, 2017
  • No Exit

    By GERALD DWORKIN

    Review of The Future of Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia, by Neil M. Gorsuch

    March 20, 2017
  • Fighting Words

    By JOHN FABIAN WITT

    Review of Civil Wars: A History in Ideas, by David Armitage

    March 06, 2017
  • Revolution in the Eye of Sayyid Qutb

    By ANTHONY TSONTAKIS

    Review of Sayyid Qutb: The Life and Legacy of a Radical Islamic Intellectual, by James Toth

    February 13, 2017
  • Law's Province

    By PETER SCHUCK

    Review of Law’s Abnegation: From Law’s Empire to the Administrative State, by Adrian Vermeule

    February 06, 2017
  • Follow the Money

    By LILIAN CALLES BARGER

    Review of The Market as God, by Harvey Cox

    December 05, 2016
  • The Trouble with Incentives

    By DIMITRIOS HALIKIAS

    Review of The Moral Economy: Why Good Incentives Are no Substitute for Good Citizens, by Samuel Bowles

    November 21, 2016
  • The Shame of Work

    By JOHN DANAHER

    Review of The Refusal of Work: The Theory and Practice of Resistance to Work, by David Frayne

    November 13, 2016
  • Imaginings

    By RICHARD F. THOMAS

    Review of Battling the Gods: Atheism in the Ancient World, by Tim Whitmarsh

    November 07, 2016
  • Were the Framers Democrats?

    By CASS SUNSTEIN

    Review of The Framers' Coup: The Making of the United States Constitution, by Michael J. Klarman

    October 31, 2016
  • The Safety of the People Is the Supreme Law

    By DAVID DYZENHAUS

    Review of Crisis and Constitutionalism: Roman Political Thought from the Fall of the Republic to the Age of Revolution, by Benjamin Straumann

    October 25, 2016
  • The People Reconsidered

    By AZIZ HUQ

    Review of The Sleeping Sovereign: The Invention of Modern Democracy, by Richard Tuck

    October 17, 2016
  • The Federal Reserve’s Big Bang and the Challenge of Institutional History

    By PETER CONTI-BROWN

    Review of America’s Bank: The Epic Struggle to Create the Federal Reserve, by Roger Lowenstein

    October 10, 2016
  • Religiously Correct

    By DIANA MUIR APPELBAUM

    Review of exhibit Jerusalem 1000 - 1400: Every People under Heaven (Sept. 26, 2016 through Jan. 8, 2017)

    October 03, 2016
  • Neoclassical Administrative Common Law

    By JEFFREY A. POJANOWSKI

    Review of Administrative Justice and the Supremacy of Law in the United States, by John Dickinson

    September 26, 2016
  • Bringing the Basic Income Back to Earth

    By DANIEL HEMEL

    Review of Raising the Floor: How a Universal Basic Income Can Renew Our Economy and Rebuild the American Dream, by Andy Stern with Lee Kravitz, and In Our Hands: A Plan to Replace the Welfare State (Revised and Updated Edition), by Charles Murray

    September 19, 2016
  • Augustine: Conversions and Confessions

    By DAVID SKEEL

    Review of Augustine: Conversions to Confessions, by Robin Lane Fox

    September 12, 2016
  • The Past Is a Foreign Country

    By DONNA ROBINSON DIVINE

    Review of A Home for All Jews: Citizenship, Rights, and National Identity in the New Israeli State, by Orit Rozin, translated by Haim Watzman

    September 06, 2016