The new issue of the Journal of the History of Ideas (July 2022, 83.3) is now live on Project MUSE.

Over the coming weeks, we will publish short interviews with some of the authors featured in this issue about the historical and historiographical context of their respective essays. Look out for these conversations under the rubric Broadly Speaking.


Giorgio Lizzul, Liberality as a Fiscal Problem in Medieval and Renaissance Thought: A Genealogy from Aristotle’s Tyrant to Machiavelli’s Prince

Daniel Blank, Debating Drama in the Early Modern University: John Case, Aristotle’s Politics, and a Previously Unknown Oxford Disputation

Max Skjönsberg, Charles Francis Sheridan on the Feudal Origins and Political Science of the 1772 Revolution in Sweden

Edgardo Pérez Morales, The Neapolitan Enlightenment and the Conceptual Challenges of Antislavery Legislation in Colombia (Open Access!)

Andrew McKenzie-McHarg, From Status Politics to the Paranoid Style: Richard Hofstadter and the Pitfalls of Psychologizing History

Sarah Shurts, Identity, Immigration, and Islam: Neo-reactionary and New-Right Perceptions and Prescriptions

Steven Nadler, The Many Lives of René Descartes

Books Received (Open Access!)