Philosophy and Religion Department
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The Desire to be God: Freedom and the Other in Sartre and Berdyaev. New York: Peter Lang, 1992.
Persons, Institutions, and Trust Essays in Honor of Thomas O. Buford. Wilmington, DE: Vernon Press, 2018.
Discourses in Mormon Theology: Philosophical and Theological Possibilities. Salt Lake City, Utah: Greg Kofford Books, 2008.
Philosophical and Religious Conceptions of the Person and Their Implications for Ethical, Political, and Social Thought. Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press, 2003.
“Sympathy for the Devil: On Richard Cohen’s Levinassian Meditations on Sartre and Theology” in Jack Marsh, editor Festschrift for Richard A. Cohen
“I, Thou, and the Neighborhood: Mister Rogers and the Philosophy of Dialogue” in Eric Mohr, ed. Mister Rogers and Philosophy (working title). Chicago: Open Court, 2019
“Sympathy for the Existential Devils” in Trip McCrossin, ed. Blade Runner 2049 and Philosophy (Working Title) Chicago: Open Court, 2019
“Budd Boetticher’s Transcendental Westerns, or Schrader, Neville, and Sartre Walk into a Saloon.” Walter Gulick and Gary Slater, eds. American Aesthetics Today: Theory and Practice. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2019.
“From Mythology to Ethics: Seeking an Escape from Ontology in the Eschatologies of Berdyaev and Levinas” Eidos: A Journal for the Philosophy of Culture, Vol 1, no 3, 2018.
“Buford and Brightman on Trust, Suffering and the Non-Rational Given in Persons, Institutions, and Trust” in James McLachlan ed., Persons, Institutions, and Trust Essays in Honor of Thomas O. Buford. Vernon Press, 2018.
“Mark Twain and the Problem of Evil” in Alan Goldman and Jacob Held eds. The Philosophy of Mark Twain. New York: Rowman and Littlefield. 2017.
“The Il y a and the Ungrund: Levinas and the Russian Existentialists” Levinas Studies, Vol 11. Duquesne University Press, 2017.
“Satan: Romantic Hero or Just Another Asshole: The Desire to be God, The Devil, and the Demonic” in Robert Arp and Benjamin McGraw eds. Philosophical Approaches to the Devil. New York: Routledge, 2015.