This following list features recent publications, sorted alphabetically by faculty name. Click each name for more publications and profile information, or visit the Faculty and Staff page for all profiles.

Jonathan Beever

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Beever, Jonathan and Vernon W. Cisney (eds). 2016. The Way of Nature and the Way of Grace: Philosophical Footholds on Terrence Malick's The Tree of Life. Northwestern University Press.
Beever, J.& Morar, N. (August 2018). “The Ethics and Epistemic Onus of ‘One Health’,” Bioethics.10.1111/bioe.12522.
Beever, J. & Whitehouse, P.J. (2018). “The Ecosystem of Bioethics: Building Bridges to Public Health.” Jahr: European Journal of Bioethics 8/2(16): 227-243.
Beever, J.& Tønnessen, M. (2017). “Justifying Moral Standing by Biosemiotic Particularism.” Zeitschrift fur Semiotik 37(3-4): 31-54.

Sabatino DiBernardo

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“Walker Bite: Differentiating the Dead” in The Ultimate Walking Dead and Philosophy: Hungry for More, edited by Wayne Yeun. Popular Culture and Philosophy Series, ed. George A. Reisch (Open Court, 2016)
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"On Faith/Trust and Confidence in an Alterfactual Sense" in Trumping Truth: Essays on the Destructive Power of "Alternative Facts," edited by Salvador Jiminez Murguia (McFarland, 2019)
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“Tracing a Dis/Harmony of the Spheres” in Finding God in the Devil's Music: Critical Essays on Rock and Religion, edited by Alex DiBlasi and Robert McParland (McFarland, 2019)
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“God, Flag, and Country: Ironic Variations on a Metaphysical Theme” in This is the Sound of Irony: Music, Politics and the Public Sphere, edited by Kathleen L. Turner (Ashgate, 2015)

Mark Fagiano

 “What’s Wrong with Principlism?” Syndicate, Wipf and Stock (in press).  
“Core Empathy and Social Hope.” Journal of Speculative Philosophy (in press). 
“Relational Empathy.”  International Journal of Philosophical Studies 27. 2  (in press). 
Winner of the 2018 Robert Papazian Competition. Cash Award: €1,500
“Pluralistic Conceptualizations of Empathy.” Journal Speculative Philosophy 30.1: 27-44.

Luis H. Favela

Costa, A. A., Amon, M. J., Sporns, O. & Favela, L. H. (2018). Fractal analyses of networks of integrate-and-fire stochastic spiking neurons. In S. Cornelius, K. Coronges, B. Gonçalves, R. Sinatra, & A. Vespignani (Eds.), Complex networks IX: Proceedings of the 9th conference on complex networks CompleNet 2018 (pp. 161-171). Cham, Switzerland: Springer.
Favela, L. H. (2018). An introduction to radical embodied cognitive neuroscience. Proceedings of A Body of Knowledge - Embodied Cognition and the Arts conference CTSA UCI 8-10 Dec 2016. Irvine, CA. 
Favela, L. H. (2018). How to defend embodied cognition against the locked-in syndrome challenge. Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics, 5(1), 27-48.
Favela, L. H., Amon, M. J., & van Rooij, M. M. J. W. (2018). The incommensurability of emergence and modularity in complex systems: A commentary on Wastell (2014). Theory & Psychology. doi:10.1177/0959354317750775

Christy Flanagan-Feddon

Flanagan-Feddon, Christy. “To ‘let religion itself speak:’ Feuerbach and Religious Consciousness in Modern Culture." Journal for Cultural and Religious Theory 14.2 (2015): 338-349.

“When Reason Goes Rogue: Considering the Possibilities of Holding Beliefs Without Evidence,” Invited presentation by the University of South Florida Department of Humanities and Cultural Studies, 2017.
Flanagan-Feddon, Christy. (2016, December 19). On Idols and Idolatry: Feuerbach, Trump, and Female Self-Identity [Web log post]. Retrieved from

Ann Gleig

Ann Gleig, American Dharma: Buddhism Beyond Modernity (Yale University Press, 2019)
Teaching Buddhism and Hinduism in America as Critical Pedagogy, Spotlight on Teaching: American Academy of Religion May 2017
External Mindfulness, Secure (Non) Attachment and Healing Relational Trauma: Emerging Models of Wellness for Modern Buddhists and Buddhist Modernism, Journal of Global Buddhism Vol. 17 2016
Prominent Buddhist Women in the West. In Oxford Bibliographies in Buddhism. Ed. Richard Payne. New York: Oxford University Press (2015) 

Bruce B. Janz

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Shaun Gallagher, Bruce Janz, Lauren Reinerman, Patsy Morrow and Jörg Trempler, A Phenomenological Analysis of Awe and Wonder: Towards a Non-Reductive Cognitive Science. Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.
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Place, Space, and Hermeneutics. Springer Press, 2017.
Shaun Gallagher and Bruce Janz, “Solitude, Self and Autonomy” in Discipline Filosofiche 28:2. Special issue “Philosophical Perspectives on Affective Experience and Psychopathology”. 28:2 (November 2018): 159-175.
“Dialogue and Listening” in Dialogues in Human Geography 8:2 (July 2018): 124-127.

Lanlan Kuang

Kuang, Lanlan."Staging China: 'China-scapes' and the Dunhuang Performative Narratives" in Selected and Translated Essays from the 2017 Belt and Road International Symposium on Cultural and Art Exchanges and Cooperation. Beijing: Culture and Art Publishing House. 449-457 (December 2018)

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Kuang, Lanlan. “China’s Emerging Food Media: Promoting Culinary Heritage in the Global Age.” Gastronomica: The Journal of Critical Food Studies. Vol. 17, No. 3, 68–81 (August 2017) Available at:

Kuang, Lanlan. “‘Otto’ and ‘Rumi’: A Case Study on the Constitutive Interactions between Foreign Traveling Artists (Jingpiao) and Jingdezhen’s Ceramic Cultural Landscape, Folklore Research, Vol. 6, (November 2016). Available at: Princeton University Library

Jeffrey Nall

Feminism and the Mastery of Women and Childbirth: An Ecofeminist Examination of the Cultural Maiming and Reclaiming of Maternal Agency During Childbirth. (Academica Press).
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"What's So Funny about Childbirth? The Projection of Patriarchal Masculinity in Popular Comedic Childbirth Guides," in Essential Breakthroughs: Conversations about Men, Mothers, and Mothering (Demeter Press, 2015)

Nam Nguyen

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A Philosophy of Sacred Nature: Prospects for Ecstatic Naturalism. Eds. Leon J. Niemoczynski and Nam T. Nguyen (Lexington Books, 2014).

Shelley M Park

Ranjoo S. Herr and Shelley M. Park, eds., Contested Terrains: Women of Color, Third World Women, Feminisms and Geopolitics.  Special Issue of Hypatia Vol 32: 3 (Summer 2017).
Shelley M. Park and Ranjoo S. Herr, Introduction: Contested Terrains, Hypatia 32:3 (Summer 2017) 1-11.
Shelley M. Park, "Trump is Gross: Taking Political Taste (and Distaste) Seriously."  Kennedy Institute for Ethics Journal 27:2 (2017).
Shelley M. Park, Polyamory is to Polygamy as Queer is to Barbaric. Radical Philosophy Review, Vol. 20.2 (May 2017) 297-328.

Christian Ravela

“‘Turning Out’ Possessive Individualism: Freedom and Belonging in Samuel Delany’s The Mad Man.Modern Fiction Studies, 62.1 (Spring 2016): 92-114. Print

Claudia Schippert

“Queer Concerns: Toward a More Un-Disciplined Study of Religion,” Scholar and Feminist Online 14.2 (2017) <
Review of Kathleen T. Talvacchia, Michael F. Pettinger, and Mark Larrimore, eds. Queer Christianities: Lived Religion in Transgressive Form. Religious Studies Review 41.4 (October 2015): 179-180. 
“Sex on the Margin.” Invited Panel Presentation for Conference organized by the Institute for the BioCultural Study of Religion and Boston University, Boston, February 2017.
“Undisciplined Religion Research: Queer Topics at the Boundaries of the Field.” Invited Presentation at College of Charleston, South Carolina. March 2016. 

Nicholas Shrubsole

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Shrubsole, N. What Has no Place Remains: The Challenges for Indigenous Religious Freedom in Canada Today. Toronto: University of Toronto Press.
Shrubsole, N. The Impossibility of Indigenous Religious Freedom. Policy Options (Institute for Research on Public Policy, 13 Nov 2017),

Shrubsole, Nicholas. Secularization, Dispossession, and Forced Deprivatization: The Conditions of Public Religion and the Protection of First Nations’ Sacred Space. Studies in Religion/Sciences Religieuses. 45(3) 2016: 335 –359. (PR)

Shrubsole, Nicholas. Denying and Limiting Religious Freedom: Ktunaxa Nation v. British Columbia, 2015. The Ecumenist 52(4), 15.

Nancy A. Stanlick

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Stanlick, Nancy A., ed. The Essential Leviathan. Indianapolis: Hackett, 2016.
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Stanlick, Nancy A. and Michael Strawser. Asking Good Questions: Case Studies in Ethics and Critical Thinking. Indianapolis: Hackett, 2015.
Stanlick, Nancy A. "One Hundred Years of American Ethics: Pluralistic, Pragmatic Coherence," Vol. 11: Historical Essays in 20th Century American Philosophy, ed. John R. Shook, Series Editor, Richard T. Hull. Philosophy Documentation Center, 2015: 409-430.

Michael Strawser

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Kierkegaard's God and the Good Life. Co-edited with J. Aaron Simmons and Stephen Minister. Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press, 2017. Reviewed in Notre Dame Philosophical ReviewsInternational Journal for Philosophy of ReligionReading Religion: A Publication of the American Academy of ReligionFaith and Philosophy, Choice, and Pneuma.
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Kierkegaard and the Philosophy of Love. Lexington Books, an imprint of Rowman & Littlefield, 2015. Paperback edition published 2017. Reviewed in Reading Religion: A Publication of the American Academy of Religion.
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Asking Good Questions: Case Studies in Ethics and Critical Thinking. Co-authored with Nancy Stanlick. Indianapolis, IN: Hackett Publishing Company, 2015.
The true Spinoza of Market Street.” Special Issue on “Spinoza's Artes” edited by Moira Gatens and Anthony Uhlmann. Textual Practice 33.5 (2019).

Jeanine Viau

“Post*feminist and/or F-ing Queer: ‘A Permanent Exercise of Serious Doubting’” accepted for presentation at the Annual Conference of the American Academy of Religion, San Diego, CA, November 24, 2014.

Cyrus Ali Zargar

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The Polished Mirror: Storytelling and the Pursuit of Virtue in Islamic Philosophy and Sufism. London: Oneworld.