Publications  

"In research, the horizon recedes as we advance...as the power of endurance weakens with age, the urgency of the pursuit grows more intense...and research is always incomplete." 
-- Mark Pattison (1813-1884)


"of making many books there is no end; and much study is a weariness of the flesh."
-- Ecclesiastes 12:12


a. Books          





b.1 Editions of Scholarly texts 
 
    


  •  Works of Arthur Ritchie Lord, 3 vols.
  • Vol. 1: Foundational Problems in Philosophy by A.R. Lord;
    Vol. 2: The History of Philosophy from Descartes to Hegel, by A.R. Lord;
    Vol. 3: The Principles of Politics by A.R. Lord;
    transcribed and ed. with Introductions, notes, and annotations by Errol E. Harris and William Sweet, 3 vols., Lewiston, NY: Mellen Press, 2006.

      
      


b. 2 Edited Collections
  • Before and After Democracy: Religion, Politics, and Philosophy, ed., Leuven (Belgium): Peeters, 2016
  • Care of Self and Meaning of Life: Asian and Christian Perspectives, ed., Washington, DC: CRVP Press, 2015. [ed. with Cristal Huang] English version of publication below.
  • 当代哲学咨询:基督教哲学和人性理论 [Christianity, Humanity and the Meaning of Life], ed.     (thematic issue of Universitas 哲學與文化月刊 [Monthly Review of Philosophy and Culture]. No. 493. Taipei: Fu Jen University, 2015). [ed., with Cristal Huang] .
  • Cultural Clash and Religion, ed., Washington, DC: CRVP Press, 2015.
  • What is Intercultural Philosophy?, ed., Washington, DC: CRVP Press, 2014.
  • Ideas under Fire, ed. with Jonathan Lavery and Louis Groarke, Fairleigh Dickenson University Press, 2013.




  • Freedom of Religion, ed., Bangalore: Dharmaram Publications, 2010. [an expanded version of the 2006 volume, below]

  • Freedom of Religion, edited with an Introduction by William Sweet. (thematic number of the Journal of Dharma, Vol. XXXI, No. 1, 2006).
    
  • Husserl and Stein, edited with an Introduction by William Sweet with Richard Feist, Washington, DC: CRVP Press, 2003.
Husserl and Stein
  • Etudes maritainiennes - Maritain Studies, Vol. XXI (2005), edited by Walter J. Schultz and William Sweet.
  • Etudes maritainiennes - Maritain Studies, Vol. XX (2004), edited by William Sweet.
  • Etudes maritainiennes - Maritain Studies, Vol. XIX (2003), edited by William Sweet.
  • Etudes maritainiennes - Maritain Studies, Vol. XVIII (2002), edited by William Sweet.
  • Etudes maritainiennes - Maritain Studies, Vol. XVII (2001), edited by William Sweet.
  • Etudes maritainiennes - Maritain Studies, Vol. XVI (2000), edited by William Sweet.
  • Etudes maritainiennes - Maritain Studies, Vol. XV (1999), edited by William Sweet.
  • Etudes maritainiennes - Maritain Studies, Vol. XIV (1998), edited by William Sweet.
  • Etudes maritainiennes - Maritain Studies, Vol. XIII (1997), edited by William Sweet.
  • Etudes maritainiennes - Maritain Studies, Vol. XII (1996), edited by William Sweet.
  • Etudes maritainiennes - Maritain Studies, Vol. XI (1995), edited by William Sweet.
  • Etudes maritainiennes - Maritain Studies, Vol. X (1994), edited by William Sweet and Leon Charette.


   b3. Journals Edited

  • Collingwood and British Idealism Studies, 2005 - present
  • Philosophy, Culture, and Traditions, 2002 - present.
  • Etudes maritainiennes - Maritain Studies, 1994 - 2004
  • Bradley Studies, 2004 - 2005.


c. Articles

   

  1. 2016. “Religion and Democratic Traditions,” in Before and After Democracy: Philosophy, Religion, and Politics, ed. William Sweet, 2016. [forthcoming]
  2. 2016. “Catholicism and Freedom of Religion,” in Before and After Democracy: Philosophy, Religion, and Politics, ed. William Sweet, 2016. [forthcoming]
  3. 2013. “Philosophy Under Apartheid,” in Ideas Under Fire, ed. J. Lavery, L. Groarke, and W. Sweet, Fairleigh Dickenson University Press, 2013.
  4. 2009i. “Idealism, Ethics and Social and Political Thought,” in The Moral, Social, and Political Philosophy of the British Idealists, ed. William Sweet (Essex, UK: Imprint Academic, 2009), pp. 1-30.
  5. 2009h. “British Idealism and Ethical Thought in South Africa and India,” in The Moral, Social, and Political Philosophy of the British Idealists, ed. William Sweet (Essex, UK: Imprint Academic, 2009), pp. 289-331.
  6. 2009g. “Cultural Integrity and Obligations,” in Cultural Tradition and Social Progress [Chinese Philosophical Studies, XXVIII], ed. He Xirong, Yu Xuanmeng, Yu Xintian, Yu Wujing, and Yang Junyi (Washington, DC: Council for Research in Values and Philosophy, 2009), pp. 53-65.
  7. -    Reprinted, with revisions, as “Human Rights, Social Responsibilities, and the Preservation of Cultures,” in Christianity, Culture and the Contemporary World: Challenges and New Paradigms, ed. Edward Alam (Louaize, Lebanon: Notre Dame University, 2009), pp. 19-30.
  8. 2009f. “Technology, Religion, and Human Destiny,” in Technology and the Changing Face of Humanity, ed. Richard Feist, Chantal Beauvais, and Rajesh Shukla (Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 2009), pp. 192-206.
  9. 2009e. “What is it for Texts and Traditions to Migrate?”, in Migrating Texts and Traditions, ed. William Sweet, Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, forthcoming November 2009.
  10. 2009d. “Intercultural Philosophy and the Phenomenon of Migrating Texts and Traditions,” in Intercultural and Comparative Philosophy, ed. Hans Lenk (Berlin: LIT Verlag, 2009).
  11. 2009c. “What Remains of Modernity? Philosophy and Culture in the Transition to a Global Era,” in Philosophy [journal published by the Institute of Philosophy, Vietnamese Academy of Sciences] (published in Vietnamese and in English), 2009.
  12. - Reprinted, with minor revisions, in Philosophy, Culture, and Traditions, Vol. 5 (2009). 
  13. 2009b. “I diritti umani nell’etica, nel diritto, nella politica” [“Human Rights in Ethics, Law and Politics”], [in Italian] in Dialogo Interculturale e Diritti Umani: la Dichiarazione Universale dei Diritti Umani - Genesi, evoluzione e problemi odierni (1948-2008), ed. Roberto Papini and Luigi Bonanate (Bologna: Il Mulino, 2009), pp. 65-95.
  14. 2009a. “What is it to ‘rethink’ philosophy in a global age?,” in Rethinking the Role of Philosophy in the Global Age, ed. William Sweet and Pham Van Duc (Washington, DC: CRVP Press, 2009).
  15. 2008d. “Maritain, Just War Theory, and Responding to Campaigns of Terror” in Études maritainiennes / Maritain Studies, Vol. XXIV (2008): 99-114.
  16. 2008c.  “Persons and Communities,” in The Dialogue of Cultural Traditions: A Global Perspective, ed. William Sweet [with Tomonobu Imamichi, George F. McLean, et alii.] (Washington, DC: CRVP Publishers, 2008), pp. 225-229.
  17. 2008b. “Introduction: A Dialogue of Cultural Traditions,” in The Dialogue of Cultural Traditions: A Global Perspective, ed. William Sweet [with Tomonobu Imamichi, George F. McLean, et alii.] (Washington, DC: CRVP Publishers, 20080, pp. 1-17 [with Robert Magliola].
  18. 2008a. “Virtue Ethics as an Alternative to Deontological and Consequential Reasoning in the Harm Reduction Debate,” International Journal of Drug Policy (Special issue on “Ethics and Values of Harm Reduction”) Vol. 19, Iss. 1 (2008): 52-58 [with Timothy Christie and Louis Groarke].
  19. 2007f. “God, Sprigge, and Idealist Philosophy of Religion,” in Consciousness, Reality and Value: Festschrift in Honour of Prof. T.L.S. Sprigge, ed. Leemon McHenry and Pierfrancesco Basile (Frankfurt / Paris: Ontos Verlag, 2007), pp. 181-210.
  20. 2007e. “Religious Belief, Meaning and Argument,” Studies in Religion / Sciences religieuses, Vol. 36, No. 1 (2007): 41-64.
  21. 2007d. “Rediscovering Bosanquet,” Bernard Bosanquet and the Legacy of British Idealism, ed. William Sweet (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2007), pp. 3-29. 
  22. 2007c. “Rethinking Relations between Science and Religion,” in Religion and the Challenges of Science, ed. William Sweet and Richard Feist (Aldershot, UK: Ashgate, 2007), pp. 1-15.
  23. 2007b. “Bàn về vai trò của triết học trong thời đại toàn cầu hoá” [“On the Role of Philosophy in the Age of Globalization”] in Triết học trong kỷ nguyên toàn cầu = Philosophy in the global age, ed. Phạm Văn Đức and Đặng Hữu Toàn (Hanoi: Khoa học Xã hội, 2007). [in Vietnamese]
  24. - English translation: “On the Role of Philosophy in the Age of Globalization,” in Rethinking the Role of Philosophy in the Global Age, ed. by William Sweet and Pham Van Duc (Washington, DC: CRVP Press, 2009).
  25. 2007a “Philosophy, Culture, and Pluralism,” in Philosophy and Culture(s), Volume 7 of The Proceedings of the XXI World Congress of Philosophy (Istanbul 2003), ed. Venant Cauchy (Ankara: Philosophical Association of Turkey, 2007), pp. 3-8.
  26. 2006i “The Right to Freedom of Religion in Multicultural Democracies,” Globalisation – Cultures – Religions: Globalisierung – Kulturen – Religionen, edited by Chibueze Udeani and Claude Ozankom [Series: Intercultural Theology and Study of Religions] (Amsterdam: Rodopi Press, 2006), pp. 267-289.
  27. 2006h "The Metaphysical and Epistemological Foundations of Natural Law in Jacques Maritain," [in Chinese] in Universitas [Che hsüeh yü wen hua]- Monthly Review of Philosophy and Culture [Fu Jen University], 388 (September 2006): 15-33; 83-98
  28. 2006g “Freedom of Religion: from Toleration to Human Right,” in Freedom of Religions, a collection of critical essays, ed. with an Introduction by William Sweet, Bangalore: Centre for the Study of World Religions (thematic issue of the Journal of Dharma, Vol. 31 [2006]), pp. 3-28.
  29. 2006f “Jacques Maritain and Freedom of Conscience,” in Freedom of Religions, a collection of critical essays, ed. with an Introduction by William Sweet, Bangalore: Centre for the Study of World Religions (thematic issue of the Journal of Dharma, Vol. 31 [2006]), pp. 29-43.
  30. 2006e “Philosophy in Canada,” in Philosophy Worldwide: Current Situation: Materials for International Cooperation and Philosophical Encounters, ed. Maija Kule, Riga: University of Latvia / the Fédération Internationale des Sociétés de Philosophie, 2006, pp. 13-31.
  31. 2006d “Arthur Ritchie Lord: A Bio-Bibliographical Sketch,” in Foundational Problems in Philosophy: Politics, Ethics, Aesthetics, and Religion, by Arthur Ritchie Lord [The Complete Works of Arthur Ritchie Lord, Vol. 1], transcribed and edited with Introductions, notes, and annotations by Errol E. Harris and William Sweet, Lewiston, NY: Mellen Press, 2007.
  32. 2006c “Lord, Logic, and the History of Philosophy,” in The History of Philosophy from Descartes to Hegel, by Arthur Ritchie Lord [The Complete Works of Arthur Ritchie Lord, Vol. 2], transcribed and edited with Introductions, notes, and annotations by Errol E. Harris and William Sweet, Lewiston, NY: Mellen Press, 2006.
  33. 2006b  “Lord’s The Principles of Politics,” in A Reprint Edition of The Principles of Politics [The Complete Works of Arthur Ritchie Lord, Vol. 3], transcribed and edited with Introductions, notes, and annotations by Errol E. Harris and William Sweet, Lewiston, NY: Mellen Press, 2006.
  34. 2006a “Philosophy of Religion Today,” in Philosophy of Religion, Volume 4 of The Proceedings of the XXI World Congress of Philosophy (Istanbul 2003), ed. with an Introduction by William Sweet, Ankara: Philosophical Association of Turkey, 2006, pp. xi-xxxv.
  35. 2005c “Politics and Ethics through Transitions,” in Politics, Ethics, and the Challenges to Democracy in the 'New Independent States', ed. with an Introduction by William Sweet, Tinatin Bochorishvili, and Daniel Ahern, Washington, DC: CRVP Press, 2005 [with Daniel Ahern].
  36. 2005b “A.R. Lord and Later British Idealist Political Philosophy,” British Journal of Politics & International Relations, Vol. 7, No. 1 (2005): 48-66.
  37. 2005a “British Idealism and the Political Philosophy of T.H. Green, Bernard Bosanquet, R. G. Collingwood, and Michael Oakeshott,” British Journal of Politics & International Relations, Vol. 7, No. 1 (2005): 97-125 [with David Boucher, James Connelly, Stamatoula Panagakou, and Colin Tyler].
  38. 2004f  "Contemporary Culture and Appeals to Human Rights," in To the Mountain: essays in honour of Professor George F. McLean, ed. William Sweet, Hsinchuang, Taiwan: Fu Jen University Press, 2004, pp. 247- 266. 
  39. 2004e  "The Use of History," in Prajna Vihara [journal of philosophy and religion, Assumption University of Thailand], Vol. 5, No. 1 (2004): 18-36.
  40. 2004d  "Taking Metaphysics Seriously," in Approaches to Metaphysics, (ed. William Sweet), Dordrecht: Kluwer, 2004.
  41. 2004c  "The Philosophy of History: Today, Yesterday, and Tomorrow," in The Philosophy of History: a re-examination(ed. William Sweet), Aldershot, UK: Ashgate Publishers, 2004, pp. 1-23.
  42. 2004b  "Kant, Rights, and the General Will," Indian Philosophical Quarterly, Vol. XXXI (2004): 333-358
  43. 2004a "Edith Stein: Knowledge, Mysticism and the Person," in Christian Mysticism: East and West, Zouk Mosbeh, Lebanon: Notre Dame University Press, 2004, pp. 25-46.
  44. 2003h "Husserl, Stein, and Phenomenology" in Husserl and Stein(ed. William Sweet and Richard Feist), Washington, DC: CRVP Publishers, 2003 [with Richard Feist].
  45. 2003g "Intelligent Design, Science, and Religion," in Faith, Reason, Science: Philosophical Reflections with Special Reference to Fides et Ratio, ed. Varghese Manimala, Delhi: Media House, 2003; reprinted, with revisions, in Religion and the Challenges of Science, ed. William Sweet and Richard Feist, forthcoming.
  46. 2003f "Religion and the Justification of Violence," Fu Jen International Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 1, No. 2  (2003): 65-80
  47. 2003e "Scientific and Religious Truth in a Cross-Cultural Setting," Omega: Indian Journal of Science and Religion, Vol. 2, No. 1 (June 2003): 31-50.
  48. 2003d "On Being Human," Études maritainiennes / Maritain Studies, Vol. XIX (2003): 3-20; reprinted, with revisions, as "Individuality, Relationality, and the Human Person," Proceedings of the Metaphysics 2003 Conference, ed. David Murray et al., 2 vols., Rome (Italy): Presso Istituto Assunzione, 2005 (forthcoming).
  49. 2003c "Solidarity and Human Rights," in Philosophical Theory and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, (ed. William Sweet), Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 2003.
  50. 2003b "Theories of Rights and Political and Legal Instruments," in Philosophical Theory and the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights, (ed. William Sweet), Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 2003.
  51. 2003a "Science and Religion in Conflict," Vijñanadipti: journal of philosophico-theological reflection, Vol. 5, No. 2 (2003): 45-60.
  52. 2002f "The Future of Tradition," Science et esprit, Vol. 54 (2002); reprinted, with minor revisions, as "Philosophy, Culture, and the Future of Tradition," in The Dialogue between Chinese Culture and Christian Philosophy, (ed. Paschal Ting and George F. McLean), Washington, DC: Council for Research and Values in Philosophy, 2002.
  53. 2002e "Culture and Pluralism in Philosophy," in Philosophy, Pluralism, and Culture, (ed. William Sweet), Editions du scribe, 2002.
  54. 2002d "Bernard Bosanquet," in Dictionary of Literary Biography: British Philosophers 1800-2000, (ed. Peter Fosl, Leemon McHenry, and Phillip Dematteis), Detroit, MI: Gale Publishing, 2002, pp. 36-46.
  55. 2002c "Methods of Metaphysics," Fu Jen International Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 1, No. 1 (2002): 145-162.
  56. 2002b "Religious Belief, Political Culture, and Community," Faith, Scholarship, and Culture in the 21st Century, (ed. Alice Ramos and Marie I. George), Washington, DC: American Maritain Association/Catholic University of America Press, 2002, pp. 297-311. 
  57. 2002a "Globalisation, Cultural Integrity, and ‘Participative Construction'" Notes et documents: pour une recherche personnaliste, No. 63/64 (2002): 11-20.
  58. 2001h "Universal Human Rights and Cultural Integrity," in Human Rights and the Dialogue of Civilizations, Qom (Iran): Mofid University Press, 2001; reprinted [in Chinese], with revisions, as 2002a "Philosophical Foundations, Cultural Integrity, and Human Rights," in Universitas, Vol. 6 (2001); reprinted [in English] as "Cultural Identity, Cultural Integrity, and Human Rights,"
  59. 2001g "Value Inquiry, Cultural Diversity, and Ecumenism," in The Future of Value Inquiry, (ed. Matti Häyry and Tuija Takala), Nordic Value Studies, Amsterdam: Rodopi Publishers, 2001, pp. 177-188.
  60. 2001f "Optional Christianity? A propos Christianisme en accusation," Notes et documents: pour une recherche personnaliste, No. 60 (2001):
  61. 2001e "Canadian and Indian Idealism," Sandhan: Journal of the Centre for Studies in Civilizations, Vol. 1, No. 2 (2001): 1-14.
  62. 2001d "British Idealist Aesthetics: origins and themes," in Bradley Studies, Vol.  7 (2001): 63-91.
  63. 2001c "Beyond Idealism?," in Idealism, Metaphysics, and Community, (ed. William Sweet), Aldershot, UK: Ashgate, 2001.
  64. 2001b "Idealism, Metaphysics and Community in the 20th Century," in Idealism, Metaphysics, and Community, (ed. William Sweet), Aldershot, UK: Ashgate, 2001.
  65. 2001a "Religious Belief and Community," in Idealism, Metaphysics, and Community, (ed. William Sweet), Aldershot, UK: Ashgate Publishing, 2001.
  66. 2000g "Globalization, Philosophy and the Model of Ecumenism," in South Pacific Journal of Philosophy and Culture, Vol.  4 (2000); Reprinted in Philosophical Challenges and Opportunities of Globalization, (ed. Oliva Blanchette, Tomonobu Imamichi, George F. McLean), Washington, DC: Council for Research and Values in Philosophy, 2001.
  67. 2000f "Christianity, Western Philosophy, and the Environment," in Eco-Dymanics of Religions: Thoughts for the Third Millennium, (ed.  Augustine Thottakara), Bangalore: Dharmaram Publishers, 2000.
  68. 2000e "The Foundations of Ethics and Moral Practices," in The Bases of Ethics, Milwaukee, WI: Marquette University Press, 2000.
  69. 2000d "Bases and Foundations in Ethics and Ethical Theory," in The Bases of Ethics, Milwaukee, WI: Marquette University Press, 2000.
  70. 2000c "Bosanquet and Bradley: some recent discussions," in Bradley Studies, Vol.  6 (2000): 63-91.
  71. 2000b "Bernard Bosanquet and the Nature of Religious Belief," in Anglo-American Idealism: 1865-1927, (ed. W.J. Mander), Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishers, 2000, pp. 123-139.
  72. 2000a "Bosanquet, Culture and the Influence of Idealist Logic," Proceedings of the Twentieth World Congress of Philosophy (Boston, U.S.A.); reprinted in Volume 7, Modern Philosophy, (ed. Mark Gedney), Bowling Green, OH: Philosophy Documentation Center, 2000.
  73. 1999h "Social Policy and Bosanquet's Moral Philosophy," in Collingwood Studies, VI (1999): 127-146.
  74. 1999g "Some Problems in Alan Gewirth's ‘Foundationalist' Account of Human Rights," in Indian Socio-Legal Journal, Vol. XXV, Nos. 1 and 2 (1999): 41-52.
  75. 1999f "Paley, Whately, and 'Enlightenment Evidentialism'," in International Journal for Philosophy of Religion, Vol. 45, No. 3 (1999): 143-166.
  76. 1999e "Evidentialism at its Origin and Anglo-American Philosophy of Religion," in God and Argument / Dieu et l'argumentation philosophique, (ed. William Sweet), Ottawa, ON: University of Ottawa Press, 1999, pp. 189-213.
  77. 1999d "God as Object of Philosophical Argument" in God and Argument / Dieu et l'argumentation philosophique, (ed. William Sweet), Ottawa, ON: University of Ottawa Press, 1999, pp. 1-14.
  78. 1999c "Bosanquet and British Political Thought," in Laval théologique et philosophique, Vol. 55 (1999): 99-114.
  79. 1999b "The Role of Logic in Bosanquet's Contributions to the Study of Culture," in A Commemorative Volume in Honour of Dr Moravaneni Veeraiah, (ed. K.M. Chetty), Tirupati (India): Sri Venkateswara University, forthcoming 1999.
  80. 1999a "Human Freedom and Natural Law," in Freedom in Contemporary Culture, (ed. Zofia Zdybycka), 2 volumes, Lublin: Catholic University of Lublin Press, 1999, Volume 2, pp. 301-319.
  81. 1998g "The Changing Faces of Femininity: Religious and Philosophical Perspectives." Introduction to The Changing Faces of Femininity, Bangalore: Centre for World Religions, 1998. [thematic issue of the Journal of Dharma, Vol. XXIII, No. 4 (1998)]: 422-429.
  82. 1998f "Religious Pluralism and Justice in the Indian Context: A Christian Perspective," in South Pacific Journal of Philosophy and Culture, Vol.  3 (1998-9): 15-41. [with Thomas Tharakunnel]
  83. 1998e "Discourse and the Possibility of Religious Truth," in Sophia, Vol. XXXVII (1998): 72-102.
  84. 1998d "Human Rights and Cultural Diversity," in International Journal of Applied Philosophy, Volume 12, No. 1 (1998): 117-132.
  85. 1998c "Persons, Precepts and the Universality of Natural Law," in Études maritainiennes / Maritain Studies, Vol. XIV (1998): 141-165.
  86. 1998b "Herbert Spencer's Liberalism and the Defence of Natural Rights," in Memory, History and Critique. European Identity at the Millennium. Proceedings of the Fifth Conference of the International Society for the Study of European Ideas at the University for Humanist Studies, Utrecht, The Netherlands, August 19-24 1996, [CD-ROM] (eds. Frank Brinkhuis & Sascha Talmor)Utrecht: ISSEI/University for Humanist Studies, 1998.
  87. 1998a "Religious Belief and the Influence of Technology," in Research in Philosophy and Technology, Vol. XVII (1998): 249-267.
  88. 1997e "'Absolute Idealism' and Finite Individuality," in Indian Philosophical Quarterly, Vol. XXIV, No. 4 (October 1997): 431-462.
  89. 1997d "Bosanquet et les droits de la personne," in Cahiers de l'équipe de recherche en éthique sociale, no. 9701, Montréal: Équipe de recherche en éthique sociale, 1997.
  90. 1997c "Discourse and the Nature of Religious Truth," in The Nature of Truth (If Any),(ed. Jaroslav Peregrin), Prague: Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, 1997: 237-255.
  91. 1997b "Modernity, Postmodernity and Religion," in Religion, Modernity and Post-Modernity, edited with an Introduction by William Sweet. (thematic number of the Journal of Dharma, Vol. XXII, No. 3, fall 1997): 199-207.
  92. 1997a "Echoes: `Second Solitude'," in Voices and Echoes: Spirituality and Canadian Women, eds. Jo-Anne Elder and C. O'Connell, Waterloo, ON: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 1997: 204-206.
  93. 1996d "Human Rights as a Foundation of Solidarity: The contribution of Jacques Maritain," in Documents de Travail, no. 29, Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgique): Chaire Hoover d'éthique économique et sociale, 1996.
  94. 1996c "F.H. Bradley and Bernard Bosanquet," in Philosophy after F.H. Bradley, (ed. James Bradley), Bristol, U.K.: Thoemmes Press, 1996, pp. 31-56.
  95. 1996b "Is Later British Idealist Political Theory Fundamentally Conservative?," in The European Legacy, Vol. I, No. 1 (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1996): 403-408.
  96. 1996a "Maritain's Criticisms of Natural Law Theories," in Études maritainiennes / Maritain Studies, Vol. XII (1996): 33-49.
  97. 1995e "Law and Liberty in J.S. Mill and Bernard Bosanquet," in The Social Power of Ideas, (ed. C. Peden and Y. Hudson), Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press, 1995, pp. 361-385
  98. 1995d "Was Bosanquet a Hegelian?," in Bulletin of the Hegel Society of Great Britain, Vol. 31 (1995): 39-60.
  99. 1995c "Can there be Moral Knowledge?" in Études maritainiennes / Maritain Studies, Vol. XI (1995): 159-190.
  100. 1995b "Idealism and British Liberalism," in CPSA Annual Meeting 1995 / ACSP Congres annuel 1995, Ottawa, ON: Canadian Political Science Association, 1995. On microfiche:
  101. 1995a "Liberalism, Bosanquet and the Theory of the State," in Liberalism, Oppression and Empowerment, (ed. C. Peden and Y. Hudson), Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press, 1995, pp. 3-34.
  102. 1994e "Recent Currents in the Philosophy of Religion and the Analysis of Religious Belief," in The Journal of Religious Studies, Vol. XXIII, No. 2 (Autumn 1994): 48-67.
  103. 1994d "Faith, Belief and Religious Truth: A Rejoinder to Hart," in Philosophy and Theology, Vol. 8, No. 3 (1994): 257-266.
  104. 1994c "Postmodernistyczna epistemologia i racjonalosc przekonan religijnych" (Post-Modern Epistemology and Rationality of Religious Belief), in Roczniki Filozoficzne (Annals of Philosophy, Catholic University of Lublin), Vol. 42 (1994): 69-89.
  105. 1994b "Anti-foundationalism, Hendrik Hart and the Nature and Function of Religious Belief," in Philosophy and Theology, Vol. 8, No. 2 (1994): 167-191.
  106. 1994a "Jacques Maritain and the Nature of Religious Belief," in Etudes maritainiennes / Maritain Studies, Vol. X (1994): 142-155.
  107. 1993h "Epistemologie moderne, demonstration philosophique et croyance religieuse," in Carrefour, vol. 15, no. 1 (1993): 55-85.
  108. 1993g "Penser la philosophie de la religion," in Carrefour, vol. 15, no. 1 (1993): 3-12.
  109. 1993f "Individual Rights, Communitarianism, and British Idealism," in The Bill of Rights: Bicentennial Reflections, (ed. Y. Hudson and C. Peden), Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press, 1993, pp. 261-277.
  110. 1993e "Technology and Change in Religious Belief," in Journal of Dharma, Vol. XVIII, No. 2 (1993): 124-138.
  111. 1993d "Maritain, Post-Modern Epistemologies and the Rationality of Religious Belief," in Etudes maritainiennes / Maritain Studies, Vol. IX (1993): 59-82.
  112. 1993c "Fidelite et autorite de l'Eglise selon Lumen Gentium," in Revue de l'Universite Sainte-Anne, (1993): 73-87.
  113. 1993b "The Legitimacy of Law: From Contract to Community," in Indian Socio-Legal Journal, Vol. XIX, No. 2 (1993): 69-84.
  114. 1993a "Autonomy, Authority and the Law in 19th Century Political Thought," in CPSA Annual Meeting 1993 / ACSP Congres annuel 1993, Ottawa, ON: Canadian Political Science Association, 1993. On microfiche:
  115. 1992c "Empiricism, Fideism and the Nature of Religious Belief," in Sophia, Vol. XXXI, No. 3, (1992): 1-15. [with Colin O'Connell]
  116. 1992b "Hermeneutics: The Bible and the Concept of Legacy," in The Journal of Religious Studies, Vol. XXI, No. 2 (1992): 48-59. [with Colin O'Connell].
  117. 1992a "Time, Creation and Human Freedom: A Problem in Interpretation," in The Journal of Religious Studies, Vol. XXI, No. 1 (1992): 1-11. [with Colin O'Connell]
  118. 1991d "Bernard Bosanquet and the Development of Rousseau's Idea of the General Will," in Man and Nature / L'homme et la nature, Vol. X (1991): 179-197.
  119.  1991c "Hobbes, Jaume et les droits inalienables," in Carrefour, Vol. 13, no. 2 (1991): 121-135.
  120.  1991b "Les `droits naturels' et les `titres' selon Robert Nozick," in Lekton, Vol. I, no. 2 (1991): 81-98.
  121. 1991a "Bernard Bosanquet on Society and the State" in CPSA Annual Meeting 1991 / ACSP Congres annuel 1991, Ottawa, ON: Canadian Political Science Association, 1991. On microfiche: Fiche 46/66: 22 pp.
  122. 1990 "L'individu et les droits de la personne selon Maritain et Bosanquet," in Etudes maritainiennes / Maritain Studies, Vol. VI (1990): 141-166.
  123.  "Rationality and the Humanities and Social Sciences," (1979) in Indian Philosophical Quarterly, Vol. XXI, No. 3 (1994): 257-270.
  124.  "Positivism, Natural Law Theory and the `Internal Morality of Law'," (1977) in Kinesis, Vol. 19, No. 1 (1993): 15-27.
  125. "Some Critical Comments on Langer's Philosophy of Art," in The Undergraduate Journal of Philosophy (Oberlin College), Vol. VII, No. 1 (1975): 19-24.
  126. "Parts X and XI of Hume's Dialogues," in The Carleton University Student Journal of Philosophy, Vol. I, No. 3 (1975): 27-42.
  127. "The Metaphysics of Thinking According to Heidegger," in The Carleton University Student Journal of Philosophy, Vol. I, No. 2 (1974): 22-32.
d. Encyclopedia Articles

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
  1. "R.F.A. Hoernlé" 

Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy  (ed. Edward Craig)
  1. "Andrew Howson Murray"  
  2. "R.F.A. Hoernlé"  

The Encyclopedia of British Philosophy, (ed. A. C. Grayling and Andrew Pyle),
Bristol, UK: Thoemmes Press, 2006 (2000 words)
  1. "Scholasticism" (2000 words)
  2. “Rights” (2000 words)

The New Encyclopedia of Unbelief, (ed. Thomas Flynn), Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books, 2006. (1200 words)
  1. “Herbert Spencer”

Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), ed. D. Al Gobaisi, UNESCO, forthcoming
  1. "Human Rights"

The Canadian Encyclopedia
, ed. James Marsh, Toronto: McLelland and Stewart, 1998, 1999, 2000 [on CD ROM and in print] [with L. Armour and K. Sullivan] [available electronically here]
  1. "Metaphysics and the Philosophy of Religion," pp. 1809-1811
Published in French in:
    L' Encyclopédie canadienne: édition bilingue, ed. James Marsh, Toronto: McLelland and Stewart, 2000 [on CD ROM] [with L. Armour and K. Sullivan]

The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, (ed. E.N. Zalta), Stanford University, CSLI, 1997--
  1. "Bernard Bosanquet"
  2. "British Idealism"
  3. "Jacques Maritain"
Dictionary of Twentieth Century British Philosophers, (ed. Stuart Brown) Bristol, UK: Thoemmes Press, 2005
  1. “R.F.A. Hoernlé” (2500 words)
  2. “Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan,” (2500 words)
  3. “Bernard Bosanquet,” (4000 words)
  4. “John McKenzie,” (600 words) 
  5. “William Spence Urquhart,” (600 words)
  6. “George Harry Langley,” (600 words)
  7. “Hugh Adam Reyburn,” (600 words)
  8. “T.M. Forsyth,” (600 words) 
  9. “Alfred George Hogg,” (600 words) 
  10. “Thomas Loveday,” (600 words)
  11. “Arthur Ritchie Lord,” (600 words)
  12. “Alban Gregory Widgery,” (600 words)
  13. “Friedrich Von Huegel,” (600 words)
  14. “F.H. Cleobury,” (600 words)

Biographical Encyclopedia of British Idealism, (ed. William Sweet) Bristol, UK: Thoemmes Press, 2006 [forthcoming]
  1. “William Allison Macfadyen (1865‑1924),”  (600 words)
  2. “Thomas Walker (1847‑1916),” (600 words)

Dictionary of Nineteenth-Century British Scientists
, (ed. Bernard Lightman)
Bristol, UK: Thoemmes Press, 2004
  1. “Jeremy Bentham”  (600 words)

Dictionary of Irish Philosophers
, (ed. Thomas Duddy)
Bristol, UK: Thoemmes Press, 2004
  1.  “Richard Whately” (2500 words)

Dictionary of British Classicists: 1500 - 1960
, (ed. Robert B. Todd),
Bristol, UK: Thoemmes Press, 2004
  1. “J.A. Smith”  (600 words)

Early Responses to British Idealism,
general editor, with Introductions by William Sweet and others, 3 vols., Bristol, UK: Thoemmes Continuum Press, 2004

  1. “General Introduction,” Vol. 1, pp. ix-xix.
  2. “D.G. Ritchie: Introduction and Bibliographies,” Vol. 2, pp. 3-7; 97-103.
  3. “Bernard Bosanquet: Introduction and Bibliographies,” Vol. 2, pp. 107-118; 257-268.
  4. “Andrew Seth Pringle-Pattison: Introduction and Bibliographies,” Vol. 3, pp. 145-149; 220-225.
  5. “John McTaggart Ellis McTaggart: Introduction and Bibliographies,” Vol. 3, pp. 229-233; 317-320.
  6. “Supplementary Bibliographies,” Vol. 3, pp. 321-341.

Bernard Bosanquet: Essays in Philosophy and Social Policy - 1883-1922
, 3 vols., ed. with Introductions, notes, and annotations by William Sweet, Bristol (UK): Thoemmes Press, 2003.
  1. “Bibliography to the Writings of Bernard Bosanquet,” Vol. 1, xxxix-lxv [with Peter Nicholson]. [revised version of 1999 below].
  2. “Bibliography: Critical Studies,” Vol. 1, lxvi-lxxv. [revised version of 1999 below].
  3. ‘Preface,’ Vol. 3, pp. vii-xv. [revised version of 1999 below].

The New Catholic Encyclopedia
, revised edition, Catholic University of America Press/ Gage Publishing, 2002

  1. “Maritain, Jacques,” pp. 177-180. [with J.W. Evans and D. A. Gallagher}

Dictionary of Nineteenth Century British Philosophers
, (ed. W.J. Mander and A.P.F. Sell) Bristol, UK: Thoemmes Press, 2002
  1. “Bernard Bosanquet,” Vol. 1, pp. 120-127 (4000 words)
  2.  “William Wallace,” Vol. 2, pp. 1160-1163 (2500 words)
  3. “David George Ritchie,” Vol. 2, pp. 953-957 (2500 words)
  4. “Friedrich Von Huegel,” Vol. 1, pp. 556-559 (600 words)
  5. “Alfred Caldecott,”  Vol. 1, pp. 201-202 (600 words)
  6. “Annie Besant,” Vol. 1, pp. 92-97 (2700 words)

The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy, (ed. J. Fieser), Martin, TN: University of Tennessee at Martin, 1997.
  1. "Jeremy Bentham"
  2. "Edward Caird"
  3. "Herbert Spencer"
 
A Dictionary of Philosophical Terms and Names
, (ed. Garth Kemerling), 1998.
  1. "Edward Caird (1835-1908)"
  2. "David George Ritchie (1853-1903)"
  3. "Richard Whately (1787-1863)"

The Philosophy of Law: An Encyclopedia
, (ed. Christopher B. Gray), New York: Garland Publishing, 1999.
  1. "British Idealism"
  2. "Jacques Maritain"
  3. "Robert Nozick"
  4. "Herbert Spencer"

Modern Germany: An Encyclopedia of History, People, and Culture, 1871-1990
, (ed. Dieter K. Buse and Juergen Doerr), 2 volumes, New York: Garland Publishing, 1998.
  1. "Ernst Bloch" Vol. 1, pp. 120-121.
  2. "Martin Buber" Vol. 1, pp. 146-147.
  3. "Ernst Cassirer" Vol. 1, p. 162.
  4. "The Marburg School (Die Marburger Schule)" Vol. 2, pp. 633-634
  5. "Karl Popper" Vol. 2, pp. 778-779.
  6. "Carl Schmitt" Vol. 2, pp. 890-891.
  7. "The Vienna Circle (Der Wiener Kreis)" Vol. 2, pp. 1031-1032.
  8. "Ludwig Wittgenstein" Vol. 2, pp. 1076-1077.

e. Reviews and Critical Notices
  1. Review of Peter van Inwagen, God, Knowledge and Mystery, in Philosophia (Israel), (forthcoming).
  2. Review of Yael Tamir, Liberal Nationalism, in Philosophia (Israel), (forthcoming).
  3. Review of Paul Coates and Daniel D. Hutto, (ed.), Current Issues in Idealism, in Philosophy in Review / Comptes rendus en philosophie, Vol. XVIII, No. 6  (December 1998): 396-399.
  4. Review of David Boucher (ed.), The British Idealists, in Philosophy in Review / Comptes rendus en philosophie, Vol. XVIII, No. 6 (December 1998): 396-399.
  5. Review of Norman Malcolm, Wittgenstein: A Religious Point of View?, in The American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly, Vol. LXXI, No. 1 (1997): 126-130.
  6. Review of John Horton and Susan Mendus (eds.), After MacIntyre: Critical Perspectives on the Work of Alasdair MacIntyre, in The European Legacy, Vol. 2, No. 7, Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, (1997): 1245-1246.
  7. Review of Thomas Dean (ed.), Religious Pluralism and Truth: Essays on Cross-cultural Philosophy of Religion, in Canadian Philosophical Reviews / Revue Canadienne de Comptes rendus en Philosophie, Vol. 16, No. 4 (1996): 249-250.
  8. Review of David Boucher and Andrew Vincent, A Radical Hegelian: The Political and Social Philosophy of Henry Jones, in Bulletin of the Hegel Society of Great Britain, No. 32 (1995): 83-89.
  9. Review of Paul Gottfried, Carl Schmitt: Politics and Theory, in Dialogue (Canada), Vol. XXXIII, No. 4 (1994): 770-771.
  10. Review of Kelly J. Clark (ed.), Our Knowledge of God: Essays on Natural and Philosophical Theology, in Canadian Philosophical Reviews / Revue Canadienne de Comptes rendus en Philosophie, Vol. 15, No. 1 (1995): 19-21.
  11. Review of Robert A.H. Larmer, Water into Wine?: An Investigation of the Concept of Miracle, in Religious Studies and Theology, Vols. 13-14, No. 1 (1995):
  12. Review of Kai Nielsen, After the Demise of the Tradition: Rorty, Critical Theory, and the Fate of Philosophy, in Philosophia (Israel), Vol. 23 (1994): 401-405.
  13. Review of Yusuf K. Umar, George Grant and the Future of Canada, in The Canadian Catholic Review, Vol. XII, No. 9 (1994): 27.
  14. Review of Richard Tuck, Hobbes, in The Heythrop Journal, Vol. XXXIV, No. 1 (1993): 107-109.
  15. Critical Review of Peter P. Nicholson, The Political Philosophy of the British Idealists: Selected Studies, in Laval theologique et philosophique, 48, No. 3 (1992): 477-480.
  16. Review of Kai Nielsen and Hendrik Hart, Search for Community in a Withering Tradition: Conversations between a Marxian Atheist and a Calvinian Christian, in Eglise et theologie, Vol. 23, No. 2 (1992): 293-295.
  17. Review of Steven M. DeLue, Political Obligation in a Liberal State, in The American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly, Vol. LXVI, No. 1 (1992): 102-105.
  18. Review of K.J. Clark, Return to Reason: A Critique of Enlightenment Evidentialism and a Defense of Reason and Belief in God, in Religious Studies and Theology, Vol. 11, Nos. 2 & 3 (1991): 96-97.
  19. Review of J.R. Lucas, The Future: An Essay on God, Temporality and Truth, in Religious Studies and Theology, Vol. 11, Nos. 2 & 3 (1991): 83-84.
  20. Review of Tibor Machan, Individuals and their Rights, in The American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly, Vol. LXV, No. 2 (1991): 248-251.
  21. Compte rendu de Jean-Luc Chabot, La doctrine sociale de l'Eglise, in Eglise et theologie, Vol. 22, No. 2 (1991): 260-263.
  22. Critical Review of Kai Nielsen, God, Scepticism and Modernity, in Eglise et theologie, Vol. 22, No. 1 (1991): 113-117.
  23. Compte rendu de Lucien Jaume, Hobbes et l'Etat representatif moderne, in Philosopher: revue de l'enseignement de la philosophie au Quebec, no. 10 (1990-1991): 227-232.
  24. Critical Review of Guy Lafrance (ed.), Ethique et droits fondamentaux / Ethics and Basic Rights, in Laval theologique et philosophique, 46, No. 3 (1990): 403-406.
  25. Resume de "Patrick Imbert: `L'Americanite: profils et perspectives'," in Carrefour: revue de reflexion interdisciplinaire, Vol. XII, No. 1 (1990), pp. 171 - 174. (with L. Charette)
  26. Critical Review of A.I. Melden, Rights and Persons, in Auslegung, Vol. XI, No. 2 (1985): 537-545.

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