CHN Bookshelf September 2013

170 total words    

1 minutes of reading

A regular feature calling attention to important books and articles that CHN staff, board, and col­laborating scholars are reading and recommend. Quot libros, quam breve tempus.


S. Conly, Against Autonomy: Justifying Coercive Paternalism (Cambridge University Press, 2013).

J.R. Ehrenfeld and A.J. Hoffman, Flourishing: A Frank Conversation about Sustainability (Stanford University Press, 2013).

G. Kaebnick and T.H. Murray, eds., Synthetic Biology and Morality: Artificial Life and the Bounds of Nature (MIT Press, 2013).

B. Latour, Facing Gaia: Six Lectures on the Political Theology of Nature (Unpublished Gifford Lectures on Natural Religion, 2013). Available at: http://www.

S.A. Marglin, The Dismal Science: How Thinking Like an Economist Undermines Community (Harvard University Press, 2008.)

J. Nedelsky, Law’s Relations: A Relational Theory of Self, Autonomy, and Law (Oxford University Press, 2011).

I. Persson and J. Savulescu, Unfit for the Future: The Need for Moral Enhancement (Oxford University Press, 2012).

P. Rosanvallon, Democratic Legitimacy: Impartiality, Reflexivity, Proximity (Princeton University Press, 2011).

E.W. Sanderson, Terra Nova: The New World After Oil, Cars, and Suburbs (Abrams, 2013).

Related Stories & Ideas

Scroll to Top