Volume 45, Issue 2, Spring 2019



Natural Religion in Montesquieu’s Persian Letters and The Spirit of the Laws
by Ian Dagg

Aristotle’s “Reply” to Machiavelli on Morality
by David N. Levy

“Deceived by the Glory of Caesar”: Humility and Machiavelli’s Founder
by Ashleen Menchaca-Bagnulo


Mastery of Nature, edited by Svetozar Y. Minkov and Bernhardt L. Trout
by Marco Andreacchio

The Eccentric Core, edited by Ronna Burger and Patrick Goodin
by Alex Priou

The Banality of Heidegger by Jean-Luc Nancy
by David Lewis Schaefer


The Techne of Giving by Timothy C. Campbell
reviewed by Victor Bruno

Orwell Your Orwell by David Ramsay Steele
reviewed by Jonathan Culp

Becoming Socrates by Alex Priou
reviewed by Fred Erdman

Roman Political Thought by Jed W. Atkins
reviewed by David Fott

The Idol of Our Age by Daniel J. Mahoney
reviewed by Steven H. Frankel

Leo Strauss on Nietzsche’s Thrasymachean-Dionysian Socrates by Angel Jaramillo Torres
reviewed by Michael Harding

Aristocratic Souls in Democratic Times, edited by Richard Avramenko and Ethan Alexander-Davey
reviewed by Marjorie Jeffrey

The Bleak Political Implications of Socratic Religion by Shadia B. Drury
reviewed by Peter Minowitz

Mary Shelley and the Rights of the Child by Eileen Hunt Botting
reviewed by Charles T. Rubin

From Oligarchy to Republicanism by Forrest A. Nabors
reviewed by Thomas Schneider

The Legitimacy of the Human by Rémi Brague
reviewed by Stephen Sims