• Reasoning About Reason of State

    By NEHAL BHUTA

    Review of Reason of State: Law, Prerogative and Empire, by Thomas Poole

    January 11, 2016
  • Literary Financial Literacy

    By WILLIAM A. BIRDTHISTLE

    Review of I.O.U.: Why Everyone Owes Everyone And No One Can Pay; Capital: A Novel; and How to Speak Money: What the Money People Say -- and What It Really Means, by John Lanchester

    January 06, 2016
  • The Struggle for America’s “Fiscal Soul”

    By JULIA D. MAHONEY

    Review of WE ARE BETTER THAN THIS: How Government Should Spend Our Money, by Edward D. Kleinbard, and GOING FOR BROKE: Deficits, Debt, and the Entitlement Crisis, by Michael D. Tanner

    January 04, 2016
  • Constituting Canada

    By PAUL DALY

    Review of The Constitution of Canada: An Introduction to its Development and Law, by W.P.M. Kennedy, introduction by Martin Friedland

    December 23, 2015
  • Nietzsche’s Hatred of “Jew Hatred”

    By BRIAN LEITER

    Review of Nietzsche’s Jewish Problem: Between Anti-Semitism and Anti-Judaism, by Robert C. Holub

    December 21, 2015
  • Dignity through Law

    By MICHEL PARADIS

    Review of Why Law Matters, by Alon Harel

    December 16, 2015
  • Misreading Walter Bagehot: What Lombard Street Really Means for Central Banking

    By PETER CONTI-BROWN

    Review of Lombard Street: A Description of the Money Market, by Walter Bagehot

    December 14, 2015
  • Potemkin Power?

    By ERIC A. POSNER

    Review of Putinism: Russia and its Future with the West, by Walter Laqueur

    December 09, 2015
  • Before the Culture Wars

    By LAURA WEINRIB

    Review of After Roe: The Lost History of the Abortion Debate, by Mary Ziegler

    December 07, 2015
  • Publius as an Exportable Good

    By ADRIAN VERMEULE

    Review of An Argument Open to All: Reading The Federalist in the 21st Century, by Sanford Levinson

    December 03, 2015
  • Research Censorship on Campus

    By GEORGE J. ANNAS

    Review of The Censor’s Hand: The Misregulation of Human-Subject Research, by Carl E. Schneider

    November 30, 2015
  • 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