Fall 2021 Textbooks

Here are the books I’ve ordered for my Fall 2021 courses:

Introduction to Philosophy

  1. Baronett, Stan. 2017. Journey into Philosophy: An Introduction with Classic and Contemporary Readings. New York: Routledge.

Critical Thinking

No textbook required — all readings will be in Canvas.

History of Ancient Philosophy

  1. Reeve, C. D. C., and Patrick L. Miller. 2015. Introductory Readings in Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy. 2d. Indianapolis, IN: Hackett.
  2. Lasch-Quinn, Elisabeth. 2020. Ars Vitae: The Fate of Inwardness and the Return of the Ancient Arts of Living. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press.


  1. Cahn, Steven M, and Aaron Meskin. 2008. Aesthetics: a Comprehensive Anthology. Malden, MA: Blackwell.
  2. Myers, Benjamin P. 2020. A Poetics of Orthodoxy. Eugene, OR: Cascade Books.

Political Philosophy

  1. Sandel, Michael J. 2007. Justice: A Reader. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  2. Cavanaugh, William T. 2011. Migrations of the Holy: God, State, and the Political Meaning of the Church. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans.