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

Beever, J., McDaniel R., Stanlick, N. (2018). Understanding Digital Ethics: Cases and Contexts. Routledge.
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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.
Spector-Bagdady, K., Beever, J. (July 07, 2020). “Rethinking the Importance of the Individual within a Community of Data.” Hastings Center Report.
Upvall, M., Nguyen-Thanh, T., Beever, J., & Huy, N.V.Q. (June 2020). “An Interprofessional Approach to Assessing Research Ethics Capacity in Vietnam: Implications for Nursing Education.” Nursing Education Perspectives. [online first June 26, 2020] doi: 10.1097/01.NEP.0000000000000683.

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)

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

“What’s wrong with [normative claims about the self and] morality? or, How can moral psychologists and philosophers get along?,” Syndicate (Wipf & Stock/Cascade Press), 2019.
“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.
"On Idols and Idolatry: Feuerbach, Trump, and Female Self-Identity" [Web log post]. Retrieved from (2016, December 19). 

Luciana Garbayo

Syynthese, Special Issue on Medical Knowledge in a Social World (first 7 articles), edited by Bennett Holman, Sven Bernecker, and Luciana Garbayo. Vol 196, no 11.

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
Undoing Whiteness in American Buddhist Modernism: Critical, Collective, and Contextual Turns, in George Yancy and Emily McRae, ed. Buddhism and Whiteness (Philosophy of Race Series Lexington Books)

Derek A Green

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"Semantic Knowledge, Semantic Guidance, and Kripke's Wittgenstein." Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 99 (2): 186-206. Link:

Bruce B. Janz

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Place, Space, and Hermeneutics. Springer Press, 2017.
"Mysticism, Wonder, and Cognition". On Hugh Gash's “Constructivism and Mystical Experience” in Constructivist Foundations.
“Ecological Phenomenology: Ram Prasad, Bodiliness and Experience.” Journal of World Philosophies.
Cathy Davidson and Bruce Janz, “Theory Into Practice:  Julie Thompson Klein’s ‘Boundary Work’ as Organizational and Institutional Change”​ in Issues in Interdisciplinary Studies. Fall 2019.

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

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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)

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, “Unsettling Feminist Philosophy: An Encounter with Tracey Moffat’s Night Cries.” Hypatia 35:1 (Winter 2020) 97-122.

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).

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) <
“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.

Melody Bowden et al. General Education, Open Educational Resources, and Faculty Development in Crisis: What We Did Last Summer. Journal of Faculty Development 34(3) 2020: 47-51.

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)

Nancy A. Stanlick

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Beever, Jonathan, Rudy McDaniel, and Nancy Stanlick, Understanding Digital Ethics: Cases and Contexts, London: Routledge, 2020
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Stanlick, Nancy A., ed. The Essential Leviathan. Indianapolis: Hackett, 2016.

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.
The true Spinoza of Market Street.” Special Issue on “Spinoza's Artes” edited by Moira Gatens and Anthony Uhlmann. Textual Practice 33.5 (2019).
"More Than a Feeling: Kierkegaard’s Redemption of Love." The Religious Existentialists and the Redemption of Feeling. Eds. Anthony Malagon and Abi Doukhan (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2019). 

Cyrus Ali Zargar

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