• Forgive and Forget

    By ANDREW STARK

    Review of Anger and Forgiveness: Resentment, Generosity, Justice, by Martha C. Nussbaum

    August 15, 2016
  • Alien Ideas

    By MATTHEW LISTER

    Review of Strangers in our Midst: The Political Philosophy of Immigration, by David Miller

    August 08, 2016
  • Multiculturalism as a Tool of Empire

    By DIANA MUIR APPELBAUM

    Review of exhibits Sunken Cities: Egypt’s Lost Worlds (through Nov. 27) and Sicily: Culture and Conquest (through Aug. 14)

    August 01, 2016
  • There’s Grit, and Then There’s True Grit

    By KENNETH POSNER

    Review of Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance, by Angela Duckworth

    July 25, 2016
  • Democracy’s IKEA

    By AZIZ HUQ

    Review of Political Political Theory: Essays on Institutions, by Jeremy Waldron

    July 18, 2016
  • Moral Renegades

    By ROBERT MARK SIMPSON

    Review of Strangers Drowning: Voyages to the Brink of Moral Extremity, by Larissa MacFarquhar, and Doing Good Better: Effective Altruism and a Radical New Way to Make a Difference, by William MacAskill

    July 12, 2016
  • The Scarlet Letter, or Three Mere Quibbles

    By MARK GAMIN

    Review of Adultery: Infidelity and the Law, by Deborah L. Rhode

    July 06, 2016
  • 1968, Then and Now

    By ARAM GOUDSOUZIAN

    Review of American Maelstrom: The 1968 Election and the Politics of Division, by Michael A. Cohen

    June 27, 2016
  • The Past Isn’t Always Prologue

    By ERIC SEGALL

    Review of Our Republican Constitution: Securing the Liberty and Sovereignty of We the People, by Randy Barnett

    June 20, 2016
  • What Our Dollars Fuel

    By KRZYSZTOF J. PELC

    Review of Blood Oil, by Leif Wenar

    June 13, 2016
  • There Goes the Neighborhood

    By DARIA ROITHMAYR

    Review of Saving the Neighborhood: Racially Restrictive Covenants, Law, and Social Norms, by Richard Brooks and Carol Rose

    June 08, 2016
  • Primary Colors

    By MARTHA MINOW

    Review of Let The People Rule: Theodore Roosevelt and the Birth of the Presidential Primary, by Geoffrey Cowan

    June 06, 2016
  • An Egalitarian Approach to Campaign Finance Reform

    By RYAN PEVNICK

    Review of Plutocrats United, by Richard Hasen

    June 01, 2016
  • Star Wars Destroyed

    By WILLIAM BAUDE

    Review of The World According to Star Wars, by Cass R. Sunstein

    May 31, 2016
  • Taxation as Compensation

    By DANIEL HEMEL

    Review of Taxing the Rich: A History of Fiscal Fairness in the United States and Europe, by Kenneth Scheve and David Stasavage

    May 25, 2016
  • The Rooms Where It Happened

    By ALISON L. LACROIX

    Review of Hamilton: An American Musical by Lin-Manuel Miranda (Richard Rodgers Theatre, New York City) and Hamilton: The Revolution by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter

    May 23, 2016
  • The Hardship of Henry James

    By JEFF NUNOKAWA

    Review of Henry James: Autobiographies, edited by Philip Horne

    May 18, 2016
  • The Singularity is Near

    By DANIEL GREEN

    Review of The Work of Literature, by Derek Attridge

    May 16, 2016
  • A Mob for All Seasons

    By DYLAN J. MONTANARI

    Review of The Mafia: A Cultural History, by Roberto Maria Dainotto

    May 11, 2016
  • Defending a Mixed Economy

    By HERBERT HOVENKAMP

    Review of American Amnesia: How the War on Government Led Us to Forget What Made America Prosper, by Jacob S. Hacker and Paul Pierson

    May 09, 2016