The Moral Meaning of Nature: Nietzsche’s Darwinian Religion and its Critics.
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2018.
“The Many Meanings of ‘Cost’ and ‘Benefit:’ Biological Altruism, Biological Agency, and the
Identification of Social Behaviors,” Biology and Philosophy 34, no.1 (2019):4.
“The Evolution of Altruism and its Significance for Environmental Ethics,”
Environmental Ethics 39 (2017): 413-436.
“The Very Possibility of a Science of Religion: Ernst Troeltsch and Neo-Kantianism,”
Journal of Religion 97, no.1 (2017): 56-78.
“Neo-Darwinism and Neo-Aristotelianism: How to Talk about Natural Purpose,”
History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences 38, no. 23 (2016): 1-23.
“Specters of the Nineteenth Century: Charles Taylor and the Problem of Historicism,”
Journal of Religious Ethics 40, no. 1 (2012): 171-192.
Reviews and Responses
Invited Response to Shawn Thompson, “Supporting Ape Rights: Finding the Right Fit Between
Science and the Law,” Journal of the Association for the Study of Evolutionary
Biology in Literature (ASEBL), in press January 2019.
Review of Simona Forti, New Demons: Rethinking Evil and Power Today, translated by Zakiya
Hanafi (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2015). In Journal of Religion 97, no. 3 (July