Intellectual History Review

Intellectual History Review is the journal of the International Society for Intellectual History. The journal is a forum for the Anglo-American and European intellectual history community, promoting the work and aims of the ISIH as well as the study of intellectual history more generally. As well as articles, IHR regularly publishes literature surveys, and essay reviews of current work in intellectual history and related historical areas.

Publishes 4 issues a year.

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Latest articles

Volume 26 (4)

Locke and Spinoza on the epistemic and motivational weaknesses of reason: the Reasonableness of Christianity and the Theological-Political Treatise
vol. 26 (4): 477-495
Johann Gottfried Herder on European ethnographic representation
vol. 26 (4): 497-517
The Victorian aetiology of Wilsonian liberal internationalism
vol. 26 (4): 537-555
The collapse of mechanism and the rise of sensibility: science and the shaping of modernity, 1680–1760
vol. 26 (4): 561-564
vol. 26 (4): 571-571

Volume 26 (3)

vol. 26 (3): 319-321
The image of Great Britain as presented in the correspondence of the Genevan theologian Jean-Alphonse Turrettini
vol. 26 (3): 323-338
The Fergusson affair: Calvinism and dissimulation in the Scottish Enlightenment
vol. 26 (3): 339-354
Doctrinal issues concerning human nature and self-love, and the case of Archibald Campbell's Enquiry
vol. 26 (3): 355-369
Reformed preaching in the age of enlightenment: a comparison of Jonathan Erskine's “enlightened evangelicalism” with Geneva's “reasonable calvinism”
vol. 26 (3): 371-389
Geneva and Scotland: the Calvinist legacy and after
vol. 26 (3): 391-409
Hugh Blair, the sentiments and preaching the enlightenment in Scotland
vol. 26 (3): 411-427

Volume 26 (2)

The critique of religion as political critique: Mīrzā Fatḥ ʿAlī Ākhūndzāda's pre-Islamic xenology
vol. 26 (2): 171-184
“Utrum sententia vera sit”: concepts of ambiguity in late sixteenth-century education in England
vol. 26 (2): 185-201
Exclusion in Descartes’s Rules for the Direction of the Mind: the emergence of the real distinction
vol. 26 (2): 203-219
Historical faith and philosophical theology: the case of Thomas White
vol. 26 (2): 221-243
Cicero the Pantheist: a radical reading of Ciceronian scepticism in John Toland's Pantheisticon (1720)
vol. 26 (2): 245-261
The superfluous revolution: post-Kantian philosophy and the nature of religious excess
vol. 26 (2): 263-283
Overcoming the preachers of death: Gustav Landauer's reading of Friedrich Nietzsche
vol. 26 (2): 285-304
The soul of doubt: the religious roots of unbelief from Luther to Marx
vol. 26 (2): 305-307