Publications

Forthcoming
Pappin, Gladden J. Forthcoming. “Leo Strauss and His Catholic Contemporaries: Passerin D'Entrèves, McCoy, Simon.” Leo Strauss and His Catholic Readers, edited by Geoffrey M. Vaughan and Daniel J. Mahoney. Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press.
Pappin, Gladden J. Forthcoming. “Review of Liberty and Law: The Idea of Permissive Natural Law, 1100–1800, by Brian Tierney.” Review of Politics.
2015
Pappin, Gladden J. 2015. “Lives of the Saints. Review of the Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution, by Walter Isaacson.” University Bookman, Feb. 1, 2015. link
Pappin, Gladden J. 2015. “The New (Old) Characteristics of Posthuman Politics.” Comunicazioni sociali, n.s., 37 (3): 283-92. link
Pappin, Gladden J. 2015. “Pierre Manent: Introduction.” Contemporary Thinkers. link
Pappin, Gladden J. 2015. “Toward a Political Theology—Approaches and Destinations. Review of the Mighty and the Almighty: An Essay in Political Theology, by Nicholas Wolterstorff.” Journal of Law and Religion 30 (3): 18-20.
Pappin, Gladden J. 2015. “Toward Dystopia. Review of Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies, by Nick Bostrom.” First Things, no. 249 (January 2015): 55-56. link
Pappin, Gladden J. 2015. “Rights, Moral Theology and Politics in Jean Gerson.” History of Political Thought 36 (2): 234-61. link
Pappin, Gladden J. 2015. “Humanity Without Politics. Review of Metamorphoses of the City: On the Western Dynamic, by Pierre Manent.” Modern Age 57 (1): 81-84. link to PDF
2014
Pappin, Gladden J. 2014. “Machiavelli: Introduction.” The Great Thinkers. link
Pappin, Gladden J. 2014. “Tracking and Being Tracked.” Intercollegiate Review Online, July 7. link
Pappin, Gladden J. 2014. “A Beneficial Confusion? Review of Catholicism and Democracy: An Essay in the History of Political Thought, by Emile Perreau-Saussine.” Modern Age 56 (1): 71-75.
Pappin, Gladden J. 2014. “Explaining Agamben. Review of the Kingdom and the Glory: For a Theological Genealogy of Economy and Government, the Highest Poverty: Monastic Rules and Form-Of-Life, and the Church and the Kingdom, by Giorgio Agamben.” First Things, no. 239: 57-59. link
Pappin, Gladden J. 2014. “The First Conservative? Review of Edmund Burke in America: The Contested Career of the Father of Modern Conservatism, by Drew Maciag, and Edmund Burke: The First Conservative, by Jesse Norman.” Claremont Review of Books 14 (1): 37-39. link
Pappin, Gladden J. 2014. “Directing Philosophy: Aquinas, Studiousness, and Modern Curiosity.” Review of Metaphysics 68 (2): 313-46. link
Pappin, Gladden J. 2014. “Liberal Imperialism and Liberal Anxiety. Review of the Making of Modern Liberalism, by Alan Ryan.” Modern Age 56 (2): 59-62.
Pappin, Gladden J. 2014. “The Postmodern Environment.” A World after Climate Change and Culture-Shift, edited by Jim Norwine. Amsterdam: Springer. link