Research

I’m currently at work on two book projects. The first, with the working title Children of Pride, is in its late stages; a brief synopsis can be found here. I’m also in the early stages of a second book project on theories of coercion.

Here is a list of my published academic articles.

“Coercion in a Subjective World,” The Tocqueville Review 41 (2020)
(web / pdf)

“What Is Spontaneous Order?,” American Political Science Review 114 (2020)
(web / pdf)

“Hobbesian Slavery,” Political Theory 46 (2018)
(web / pdf)

“Bernard Mandeville as Moralist and Materialist,” History of European Ideas 41 (2015)
(web / pdf)

“Adam Smith on Vanity, Domination, and History,” Modern Intellectual History 9 (2012)
(web / pdf)