Loyola University Chicago

Department of Philosophy

Recent Faculty Book Publications

James Blachowicz

  • Essential Difference: Toward a Metaphysics of Emergence. New York, SUNY, 2012.
  • Of Two Minds: The Nature of Inquiry. New York, SUNY, 1998.

Thomas Carson

  • Lincoln's Ethics: A Philosophical Perspective, Cambridge, 2015.
  • Lying and Deception: Theory and Practice, Oxford, 2010.
  • Moral Relativism, co-editor Paul Moser. Oxford, 2001.
  • Value and the Good Life. Notre Dame, 2000.
  • Morality and the Good Life, co-editor Paul Moser. Oxford, 1997.

Ardis Collins

  • Hegel’s Phenomenology: the Dialectical Justification of Philosophy’s First Principles, McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2013.
  • Hegel on the Modern World, editor. SUNY Press, 1995.
  • The Secular Is Sacred: Platonism and Thomism in Ficino's Platonic Theology (originally The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, 1974, now listed with Springer).

Andrew Cutrofello

  • All for Nothing: Hamlet's Negativity. MIT, 2014.
  • Continental Philosophy: A Contemporary Introduction. Routledge, 2005.

Harry Gensler

  • Ethics and the Golden Rule, Routledge, 2013.
  • Ethics: A Contemporary Introduction, second edition, Routledge, 2011.
  • Introduction to Logic, second edition, Routledge, 2010.
  • Formal Ethics, Routledge, 1996. Translated into Persian, Elmi-Farhangi, 2009.
  • Historical Dictionary of Ethics, co-authored with Earl Spurgin, Scarecrow Press, 2008.
  • Historical Dictionary of Logic, Scarecrow Press, 2006.
  • The Sheed & Ward Anthology of Catholic Philosophy, co-edited with James Swindal, Rowman & Littlefield, 2005.
  • Ethics: Contemporary Readings, co-edited with Earl Spurgin and James Swindal, Routledge, 2004.
  • Introduction to Logic, Routledge, 2002.
  • Ethics: A Contemporary Introduction, Routledge, 1998. Translated into Chinese (Weber, 1999); French (Chenelière/McGraw-Hill, 2002); Thai (Bangkok, 2006); Persian (Elmi-Farhangi, 2009); and (three sections) into Portugese (Didáctica Editora, 2007).
  • Symbolic Logic: Classical and Advanced Systems, Prentice Hall, 1990.
  • Logic: Analyzing and Appraising Arguments, Prentice Hall, 1989.
  • Gödel’s Theorem Simplified, University Press of America, 1984.

Joy Gordon

  • Invisible War: The United States and the Iraq Sanctions. Harvard University Press (2010). Paperback edition, 2012. Farsi edition, 2014.

David Ingram

  • Habermas: Introduction and Analysis. Cornell UP, 2010.
  • From Critical Theory to Structuralism: Philosophy, Politics, and the Human Sciences, editor. Volume Five. The History of Continental Philosophy. U. of Chicago/Acumen Press, 2010.
  • Law: Key Concepts in Philosophy. Continuum Press, 2006.
  • Rights, Democracy, and Fulfillment in the Era of Identity Politics: Principled Compromises in a Compromised World. Rowman and Littlefield, 2004.
  • The Complete Idiot's Guide to Ethics, co-author Jennifer Parks. Alpha Books, 2002.
  • The Political: Readings in Continental Philosophy, editor. Basil Blackwell, 2001.
  • Group Rights: Reconciling Equality and Difference. Univ. Press of Kansas, 2000.
  • Reason, History and Politics: The Communitarian Grounds of Legitimation in the Modern Age. SUNY Press, 1995.
  • Critical Theory: The Essential Readings. Paragon House, 1991.
  • Critical Theory and Philosophy. Paragon House, 1990.
  • Habermas and the Dialectic of Reason. Yale UP, 1987.

Hanne Jacobs

  • Husserl, Edmund. Einleitung in die Philosophie. Vorlesungen 1916–20. Husserliana Materialien IX. Dordrecht: Springer, 2012.
  • Philosophy, Phenomenology, Sciences: Essays in Commemoration of Edmund Husserl, co-editors C. Ierna and F. Mattens. Phaenomenologica 200. Dordrecht: Springer, 2010.

Pamela Lomelino

  • Community, Autonomy & Informed Consent: Revisiting the Philosophical Foundation for Informed Consent in International Research (forthcoming: Cambridge Scholarly Press).
  • "Reconceptualizing Autonomy to Address Cross Cultural Differences in Informed Consent" Social Philosophy Today 25 (2009):179–194.

Paul Moser

  • The Severity of God: Rigor and Lenience in Religion. Cambridge UP, 2013.
  • The Wisdom of the Christian Faith, co-edited with Michael McFall, Cambridge University Press, 2012.
  • The Elusive God: Reorienting Religious Epistemology. Cambridge UP, 2008.
  • The Evidence for God: Religious Knowledge Reexamined. Cambridge UP, 2010.
  • Jesus & Philosophy: New Essays, editor. Cambridge UP, 2009.
  • The Rationality of Theism, co-editor Paul Copan. Routledge, 2003.
  • Divine Hiddenness: New Essays, co-editor Daniel Howard-Snyder. Cambridge UP, 2002.
  • Oxford Handbook of Epistemology, editor. Oxford UP, 2002.
  • Moral Relativism, co-editor Thomas Carson. Oxford UP, 2000.
  • The Theory of Knowledge: A Thematic Introduction, co-authors D.H. Mulder, J.D. Trout. Oxford, 1998.
  • Morality, Value, and the Good Life, co-editor Thomas Carson. Oxford UP, 1997.
  • Contemporary Materialism, co-editor J.D. Trout. Routledge, 1995.
  • Contemporary Approaches to Philosophy, co-editor D. H. Mulder. Macmillan, 1993.
  • Philosophy after Objectivity. Oxford UP, 1993.
  • Reality In Focus: Contemporary Readings on Metaphysics, editor. Prentice-Hall, 1990.
  • Rationality In Action: Contemporary Approaches, editor. Cambridge UP, 1990.
  • Knowledge and Evidence. Cambridge UP, 1989.

James Murphy

  • War's Ends: Human Rights, International Order, and the Ethics of Peace. Georgetown University Press, 2014.

David Ozar

  • Dental Ethics at Chairside: Professional Principles and Practical Applications, co-author David Sokol. Mosby-Yearbook, 1994.

Jennifer Parks

  • Ethics, Aging, and Society, co-authors M. Holstein and M. Waymack. Springer Publishing, 2011.
  • Bioethics in a Changing World, co-author V. Wike. Pearson, 2010.
  • No Place Like Home? Feminist Ethics and Home Health Care. Indiana UP, 2003.
  • The Complete Idiot's Guide to Ethics, co-authored David Ingram. Alpha Books, 2002.

Adriaan Peperzak

  • Trust, New York, New York, Fordham University Press, January 2013.
  • Thinking about Thinking, New York, Fordham University Press, 2012.
  • Savoir et Sagesse, Paris, Presses Universitaires de France, 2011.
  • Aanspraak en Bezinning (Speaking and Recollection), Kampen, Klement Publishing, 2007.
  • Thinking. From Solitude to Dialogue and Contemplation, New York, Fordham University Press, 2006.
  • Philosophy between Faith and Theology. Notre Dame UP.
  • Elements of Ethics. Stanford UP, 2004.
  • The Quest for Meaning. Friends of Wisdom from Plato to Levinas. Fordham Univ. Press, 2003.
  • Het Menselijk Gelaat, [Essays of Emmanuel Levinas], editor and translator. Ambo Anthos, 2003.
  • Modern Freedom: Hegel's Legal, Moral, and Political Philosophy. Kluwer, 2001.
  • Reason in Faith: On the Relevance of Christian Spirituality for Philosophy. Paulist Press, 1999.
  • Beyond. The Philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas. Northwestern UP, 1997.
  • Platonic Transformations. With and After Hegel, Heidegger, and Levinas. Rowman & Littlefield, 1997.
  • Before Ethics. Humanities Press, 1997.
  • Basic Philosophical Writings of Emmanuel Levinas, co-editors Simon Critchley,Robert Bernasconi. Indiana Univ. Press, 1996.
  • Ethics as First Philosophy. The Significance of Emmanuel Levinas for Philosophy, Literature and Religion, edited. Routledge, 1995.
  • To the Other: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas. Purdue UP, 1993.

David Schweickart

  • After Capitalism, 2nd Edition, Lanham, Md.: Rowman and Littlefield, 2011.
  • After Capitalism. Lanham, Md.: Rowman and Littlefield, 2002; Chinese translation (Beijing: Social Science Documentation Publishing House, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, 2005); Slovak translation (Spolku Slovenskych Spisovatelov, 2010).
  • Market Socialism: The Debate Among Socialists. New York: Routledge, 1998, coauthored with Bertell Ollman, Hillel Ticktin and James Lawler. Chinese translation, Xinhua Publishing House, 2000.
  • Against Capitalism. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993; paperback edition published by Westview Press, 1996; Spanish translation, <<Más allá del capitalismo>>, published by Sal Terrae (Santander, Spain), 1997; Chinese translation, published by Renmin University Press (Beijing) in 2003. “Simplified-Chinese” translation, co-published by Cambridge University Press and China Renmin University Press, 2013.
  • Capitalism or Worker Control? An Ethical and Economic Appraisal. New York: Praeger, 1980; paperback edition 1982.

Jacqueline Scott

  • Critical Affinities: Nietzsche and African American Thought, co-author Todd Franklin. SUNY, 2006.

J.D. Trout

  • The Empathy Gap: Building Bridges from the Good Life to the Good Society. Viking/Penguin, 2009.
  • Epistemology and the Psychology of Human Judgment, co-author Michael Bishop. Oxford, 2005.
  • Measuring the Intentional World: Realism, Naturalism, and Quantitative Methods in the Behavioral Sciences. Oxford, 1998.
  • The Theory of Knowledge: A Thematic Introduction, co-authors Paul Moser, Dwayne Mulder. Oxford, 1998.
  • Contemporary Materialism, co-editor Paul Moser. Routledge, 1995.
  • The Philosophy of Science, co-editors Richard Boyd, Philip Gasper. MIT Press, 1991.

Arnold Vander Nat

  • Simple Formal Logic: with Common Sense Symbolic Techniques, Routledge, 2010.

Julie Ward

  • Aristotle on Homonymy: Dialectic and Science, Cambridge University Press, 2008.
  • Philosophers on Race, co-editor T. Lott. Blackwell, 2002.
  • Feminism and Ancient Philosophy. Routledge, 1996.

Mark Waymack

  • Ethics, Aging, and Society, co-authors M. Holstein and J. Parks. Springer Publishing, 2011.

Victoria Wike

  • Bioethics in a Changing World, co-author J. Parks. Pearson, 2010.
  • Morality and the Professional Life, co-author Cynthia Brincat. Prentice Hall, 2000.
  • Kant on Happiness in Ethics. SUNY Press, 1994.

Thomas Wren

  • Human Rights and Cultural Meanings, editor. New University Press, 2015.
  • Conceptions of Culture. Rowman and Littlefield, 2012.
  • Moral Obligations: Action, Intention, and Valuation. Transaction: 2010.
  • Moral Sensibilities and Education (3 Vols.), co-editors Wouter van Haaften, Agnes Tellings. Concord, 1998–2007.
  • Philosophy of Development: Reconstructing the Foundations of Human Development and Education, co-authors Wouter van Haaften, Michiel Korthals. Kluwer, 1997.
  • The Moral Self, co-author Gil G. Noam. MIT Press, 1993.
  • Promise-Giving and Treaty-Making, co-author P. Karavites. Brill, 1992.
  • Caring about Morality. Routledge and MIT Press, 1991.
  • The Moral Domain, editor. MIT Press, 1990.