Authors and/or publishers kindly sent me these new books this month:
Death & the Afterlife by Samuel Scheffler, edited by Niko Kolodny (Oxford University Press, 2013) [this volume also includes responses to Scheffler's Tanner Lectures by Harry Frankfurt, Kolodny, Seana Shiffrin, and Susan Wolf].
Lectures on the History of Moral and Political Philosophy by G.A. Cohen, edited by Jonathan Wolff (Princeton University Press, 2013).
The Oxford Handbook of Nietzsche edited by Ken Gemes & John Richardson (Oxford University Press, 2013). [I have an essay in this one, which is why I received a copy]
The Confidence Trap: A History of Democracy in Crisis from World War I to the Present by David Runciman (Princeton University Press, 2013).
Does God Exist? A Dialogue on the Proofs for God's Existence, 2nd edition, by Todd C. Moody (Hackett, 2013).
Aristotle's Modal Syllogistic by Marko Malink (Harvard University Press, 2013).
The Quotable Kierkegaard edited by Gordon Marino (Princeton University Press, 2014).
Confucian Reflections: Ancient Wisdom for Modern Times by Philip J. Ivanhoe (Routledge, 2013).
Current Controversies in Philosophy of Mind edited by Uriah Kriegel (Routledge, 2014).
Authorities: Conflicts, Cooperation, and Transnational Legal Theory by Nicole Roughan (Oxford University Press, 2013).
Joint Commitment: How We Make the Social World by Margaret Gilbert (Oxford University Press, 2014).
Liberal Rights and Responsibilities: Essays on Citizenship and Sovereignty by Christopher Heath Wellman (Oxford University Press, 2014).
Minds, Brains, and Law: The Conceptual Foundations of Law and Neuroscience by Michael S. Pardo & Dennis Patterson (Oxford University Press, 2013).
Divine Fury: A History of Genius by Darrin M. McMahon (Basic Books, 2013). [This is an entertaining work of history, that was illuminating, for example, on the cult of Napoleon as a "genius" in the 19th-century].