• A Distinctively American Doctrine

    By AZIZ HUQ

    Review of The Three Branches: A Comparative Model of Separation of Powers, by Christoph Möllers

    November 25, 2015
  • Thoreau on the Potomac

    By PHILIP WALLACH

    Review of By The People: Rebuilding Liberty Without Permission, by Charles Murray

    November 23, 2015
  • Judgment Day

    By LESLEY WEXLER

    Review of The Endtimes of Human Rights, by Stephen Hopgood

    November 18, 2015
  • Crash Course

    By KATHRYN JUDGE

    Review of The Courage to Act: A Memoir of Crisis and its Aftermath, by Ben Bernanke

    November 16, 2015
  • Beyond Ballots

    By NICHOLAS STEPHANOPOULOS

    Review of Give us the Ballot, by Ari Berman

    November 11, 2015
  • Law Wars

    By JACK GOLDSMITH

    Review of POWER WARS: INSIDE OBAMA’S POST-9/11 PRESIDENCYby Charlie Savage

    November 10, 2015
  • Democracy for Grownups

    By RICHARD L. HASEN

    Review of DEMOCRACY MORE OR LESS: America’s Political Reform Quandary, by Bruce E. Cain

    November 09, 2015
  • On Kantian Metaphysics

    By ROBERT PIPPIN

    Review of The Poverty of Conceptual Truth. Kant’s Analytic/Synthetic Distinction and the Limits of Metaphysics, by R. Lanier Anderson

    November 04, 2015
  • Pynchon’s Pop Fiction

    By ERIC SANDBERG

    Review of Bleeding Edge, by Thomas Pynchon

    November 02, 2015
  • The Right to Know

    By MARTHA MINOW

    Review of The Rise of the Right to Know: Politics and the Culture of Transparency, 1945-1975, by Michael Schudson

    November 02, 2015
  • The Arc Is Long

    By RACHAEL V. COBB

    Review of Bending Toward Justice: The Voting Rights Act and the Transformation of American Democracy, by Gary May

    October 28, 2015
  • Altruistic Evil

    By MARTHA MINOW

    Review of Not in God's Name: Confronting Religious Violence, by Jonathan Sacks

    October 26, 2015
  • Finance By and For the People

    By PETER CONTI-BROWN

    Review of Smart Money: How High-Stakes Financial Innovation is Reshaping Our World—For the Better, by Andrew Palmer

    October 21, 2015
  • When Thirteen Clocks Were Made to Strike (Mostly) Together

    By ALISON L. LACROIX

    Review of Our Lives, Our Fortunes and Our Sacred Honor: The Forging of American Independence, 1774-1776, by Richard R. Beeman

    October 19, 2015
  • Coercion and the Law

    By YASMIN DAWOOD

    Review of The Force of Law, by Frederick Schauer

    October 14, 2015
  • Not Your Grandfather's Propaganda

    By BRIAN LEITER and SAMUEL LEITER

    Review of How Propaganda Works, by Jason Stanley

    October 12, 2015
  • The Stanford School of Ancient History

    By ADRIAAN LANNI

    Review of The Rise and Fall of Classical Greece, by Josiah Ober

    October 07, 2015
  • A World Made Safe for Empire

    By UDI GREENBERG

    Review of The Guardians: The League of Nations and the Crisis of Empire, by Susan Pedersen

    October 05, 2015
  • The Rhetorical Presidency Meets the Drone Presidency

    By DAVID POZEN

    Review of Speaking the Law: The Obama Administration’s Addresses on National Security Law, by Kenneth Anderson and Benjamin Wittes

    September 30, 2015
  • Property and Politics

    By EDUARDO M. PEÑALVER

    Review of The Grasping Hand: Kelo v. City of New London and the Limits of Eminent Domain, by Ilya Somin

    September 28, 2015