• 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
  • The Nation Strikes Back

    By ANNA SU

    Review of The Cultural Defense of Nations: A Liberal Theory of Majority Rights, by Liav Orgad

    May 02, 2016
  • Politics by Other Means

    By ASHLEY DEEKS

    Review of The Conceit of Humanitarian Intervention, by Rajan Menon


    April 27, 2016
  • Feminist Justice

    By CORINNA BARRETT LAIN

    Review of Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World, by Linda Hirshman


    April 25, 2016
  • Andalusia, or The Legend of Islamic Spain

    By NIRMAL DASS

    Review of The Myth of the Andalusian Paradise: Muslims, Christians, and Jews Under Islamic Rule in Medieval Spain, by Darío Fernàndez-Morera

    April 20, 2016
  • A Right to Sex?

    By ALEXANDER A. BONI-SAENZ

    Review of Loneliness and Its Opposite: Sex, Disability, and the Ethics of Engagement, by Don Kulick and Jens Rydström

    April 18, 2016
  • Why Equality Matters

    By MICHAEL MITCHELL

    Review of On Inequality, by Harry G. Frankfurt

    April 11, 2016
  • The Bodyguard of Lies

    By GERALD DWORKIN

    Review of Why Leaders Lie, by John Mearsheimer

    April 06, 2016
  • The Problem with Seeking “Flow”

    By KENNETH A. POSNER

    Review of The Rise of Superman: Decoding the Science of Ultimate Human Performance, by Steven Kotler

    March 30, 2016
  • Is French Islam an Oxymoron?

    By AZIZ Z. HUQ

    Review of Why Muslim Integration Fails in Christian-Heritage Societies, by Claire L. Adida, David D. Laitin, and Marie-Anne Valfort

    March 28, 2016
  • Shouldering the Burden of Utilitarianism

    By BRYAN DRUZIN

    Review of The Moral Landscape: How Science Can Determine Human Values, by Sam Harris

    March 09, 2016
  • Meritocracy with Chinese Characteristics

    By KYLE HUTZLER

    Review of The China Model: Political Meritocracy and the Limits of Democracy, by Daniel Bell

    March 07, 2016
  • Guarding the Guardians

    By FREDERICK SCHAUER

    Review of The Guardians of the Constitution: Hans Kelsen and Carl Schmitt on the Limits of Constitutional Law, translated and edited by Lars Vinx

    March 02, 2016
  • The Rise and Rise of Rome

    By CLIFFORD ANDO

    Review of SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome, by Mary Beard

    February 29, 2016
  • Eulogy for the Imperial Presidency?

    By ANTHONY TSONTAKIS

    Review of Long Wars and the Constitution, by Stephen M. Griffin

    February 24, 2016
  • "That They Gave Me the Post of a Junior Clerk..."

    By MARK GAMIN

    Review of Of Courtiers and Kings: More Stories of Supreme Court Law Clerks, edited by Todd C. Peppers and Clare Cushman

    February 22, 2016
  • Prosecutorial Discretion

    By DAVID BOSCO

    Review of The First Global Prosecutor: Promise and Constraints, edited by Martha Minow, C. Cora True-Frost, and Alex Whiting

    February 17, 2016
  • Did the Christians Ruin Rights?

    By P. MACKENZIE BOK

    Review of Christian Human Rights, by Samuel Moyn

    February 15, 2016
  • Progressive Racism

    By HERBERT HOVENKAMP

    Review of Illiberal Reformers: Race, Eugenics and American Economics in the Progressive Era, by Thomas C. Leonard

    February 10, 2016
  • Bureaucracy Unbound

    By ERIC POSNER

    Review of Liberty’s Nemesis: The Unchecked Expansion of the State, edited by Dean Reuter and John Yoo

    February 08, 2016