Publications

Forthcoming
Pappin, Gladden J. Forthcoming. “Automation, AI and the Politics of Human Distinction.” Politics and Poetics.
Pappin, Gladden J. Forthcoming. “Review of Modernity and Its Discontents: Making and Unmaking the Bourgeois from Machiavelli to Bellow, by Steven B. Smith.” Claremont Review of Books.
Pappin, Gladden J. Forthcoming. “Review of The Quotable Machiavelli, by Maurizio Viroli.” Library of Law and Liberty.
Pappin, Gladden J. Forthcoming. “Review of The Shipwrecked Mind: On Political Reaction, by Mark Lilla.” Modern Age.
Pappin, Gladden J. Forthcoming. “The Mutual Concerns of Leo Strauss and His Catholic Contemporaries: Passerin d'Entrèves, McCoy, Simon.” Leo Strauss and His Catholic Readers, edited by Geoffrey M. Vaughan. Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press.
2017
Pappin, Gladden J. 2017. “Review of Liberty and Law: The Idea of Permissive Natural Law, 1100–1800, by Brian Tierney.” Review of Politics 79 (1): 131-33. link
2016
Pappin, Gladden J. 2016. “Ernest Fortin: Biography.” Contemporary Thinkers. link
Pappin, Gladden J. 2016. “Ernest Fortin: Introduction.” Contemporary Thinkers. link
Pappin, Gladden J. 2016. “Hillbilly Empathy. Review of Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis, by J. D. Vance.” Library of Law and Liberty. link
Pappin, Gladden J. 2016. “Pierre Manent and the Politics of the Possible.” Perspectives on Political Science 45 (4): 300-8. link
Pappin, Gladden J. 2016. “Review of Pope Benedict XVI's Legal Thought: A Dialogue on the Foundation of Law, edited by Marta Cartabia and Andrea Simoncini.” Perspectives on Political Science 45 (2): 144-46. link
2015
Pappin, Gladden J. 2015. “Pierre Manent: Biography.” Contemporary Thinkers. link
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: Biography.” The Great Thinkers. link

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