Reviews A-Z

An alphabetical listing of all 127 of the complete reviews on this blog.
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1491 by Charles C. Mann
Aftershock by Robert Reich
Alfred Russel Wallace: Letters by Wyhe & Rookmaaker
Arguably by Christopher Hitchens
The Armageddon Factor by Marci McDonald
The Better Angels of Our Nature by Steven Pinker
Beyond the Hoax by Alan Sokal
Beyond Outrage by Robert Reich
Black Mass by John Gray
The Bonobo and the Atheist by Frans de Waal
Bright-Sided by Barbara Ehrenreich
Can Animals Be Moral? by Mark Rowlands
The Cave and the Light by Arthur Herman
Civilization: The West and the Rest by Niall Ferguson
Coming Apart by Charles Murray
Consilience by Edward O. Wilson
Darwin Deleted by Peter J. Bowler
Daisy Petals and Mushroom Clouds by Robert Mann
Darwin’s Cathedral by David Sloan Wilson
Death of the Liberal Class by Chris Hedges
Deer Hunting with Jesus by Joe Bageant
Democracy Inc. by Sheldon S. Wolin
Don’t Be Such a Scientist by Randy Olson
Don’t Vote by P. J. O’Rourke
Drift by Rachel Maddow
The Dumbest Generation by Mark Bauerlein
Every Day Is an Atheist Holiday! by Penn Gillette
The Evolution of God by Robert Wright
Fields of Blood by Karen Armstrong
Fighting Over the Founders by Andrew M. Schocket
Fool Me Twice by Shawn Lawrence Otto
Freethinkers by Susan Jacoby
From Literature to Biterature by Peter Swirski
Four Revolutions in the Earth Sciences by James Lawrence Powell
The Gatekeeper by Terry Eagleton
The Glass Cage by Nicholas Carr
The God Argument by A. C. Grayling
God vs. the Gavel by Marci A. Hamilton
Guns across America by Robert J. Spitzer
Hallucinations by Oliver Sacks
Harperland by Lawrence Martin
How to Clone a Mammoth by Beth Shapiro
How to Read Literature by Terry Eagleton
Imagine by Jonah Lehrer
Incognito by David Eagleman
Incomplete Nature by Terence Deacon
The Information by James Gleick
The Internet Is Not the Answer by Andrew Keen
In the Name of God by John Teehan
J. Edgar Hoover Goes to the Movies by John Sbardellati
The Kingdom of Rarities by Eric Dinerstein
Kluge by Gary Marcus
The Language Myth by Vyvyan Evans
Last Ape Standing by Chip Walter
Language, Cognition and Human Nature by Steven Pinker
Madness in Civilization by Andrew Scull
Marshall McLuhan by Douglas Coupland
Me, Myself, and Why by Jennifer Ouellette
The Meaning of Human Existence by Edward O. Wilson
Mind and Cosmos by Thomas Nagel
The Mind’s Eye by Oliver Sacks
Mindwise by Nicholas Epley
The Moral Animal by Robert Wright
A Modern Utopia by H. G. Wells
Moral Tribes by Jonathan Greene
The New Censorship by Joel Simon
The New Prophets of Capital by Nicole Aschoff
No Place to Hide by Glenn Greenwald
Nudge by Thaler & Sunstein
Noble Savages by Napoleon Chagnon
Nothing by New Scientist Magazine
Obama’s Wars by Bob Woodward
On Dissent by Collins & Skover
On Inequality Harry Frankfurt
Our Final Invention by James Barrat
Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell
Pay Any Price by James Risen
Post-TV by Michael Strangelove
The Professor and the Madman by Simon Winchester
The Punisher’s Brain by Morris B. Hoffman
The Psychopath Test by Jon Ronson
Reason, Religion, and Revolution by Terry Eagleton
Rebellion by Peter Ackroyd
The Righteous Mind by Jonathan Haidt
The Science of Shakespeare by Dan Falk
A Secular Age by Charles Taylor
The Self-Made Myth by Miller & Lapham
Self Comes to Mind by Antonio Damasio
The Sexual Paradox by Susan Pinker
The Shallows by Nicholas Carr
Shaping Humanity by John Gurche
The Silence of Animals by John Gray
Sleeping with Extra-Terrestrials by Wendy Kaminer
The Social Animal by David Brooks
The Social Conquest of Earth by Edward O. Wilson
The Swerve by Stephen Greenblatt
Thieves of State by Sarah Chaves
Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
This Land Is Their Land by Barbara Ehrenreich
Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power by Jon Meacham
Through the Language Glass by Guy Deutscher
Undeniable by Bill Nye
Wages of Rebellion by Chris Hedges
Why Does the World Exist? by Jim Holt
Why Evolution Is True by Jerry Coyne
Why Marx Was Right by Terry Eagleton
Why We Read Fiction by Lisa Zunshine
William Gibson by Gary Westfahl
The Wisdom of Psychopaths by Kevin Dutton
The World As It Is by Chris Hedges
The World Until Yesterday by Jared Diamond


1Q84 by Haruki Murakami
Anathem by Neal Stephenson
Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
Anthill by Edward O. Wilson
Bleak House by Charles Dickens
Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage by Hazuki Murakami
Einstein’s Dreams by Alan Wightman
Island by Aldous Huxley
Islandia by Austin Tappan Wright
Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami
The Last Ringbearer by K. J. Yeskov
Night Train to Lisbon by Pascal Mercier
Reamde by Neal Stephenson
The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes
Seveneves by Neal Stephenson
Umbrella by Will Self
The Underground Man by Mick Jackson
We by Yevgeny Zamyatin

Last updated July 26, 2015