William Sweet (威廉 斯威特)
Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada
Permanent member, Institut International de Philosophie
Areas of Primary Scholarly Interest:
Late 19th / early 20th century Anglo-American and French Philosophy; Political Philosophy; Intercultural Philosophy.
Professor and Chair of Philosophy
Jules Léger Research Chair in the Humanities and Social Sciences,
St Francis Xavier University
Antigonish, Nova Scotia,
B2G 2W5 CANADA
D.Ph. Saint Paul University, Ottawa
D.Th. University of South Africa, Pretoria
Ph.D. University of Ottawa
D.É.A.(sc. pol.) Université de Paris 1 - Sorbonne
L.Ph. Saint Paul University
M.A. University of Manitoba
M.A.(Ph./Rel.) Carleton University
S.T.B. Université Saint-Paul
B.Th. Université d’Ottawa & Université Saint-Paul
B.Ph. Saint Paul University
B.A.(Hons.) University of Ottawa
B.A.(Hons.Ph./Rel.) Carleton University
Additional studies at: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin; Universität Wien (Austria); Centre Sèvres, Paris; Collège International de Philosophie (Paris); Collège dominicain (Ottawa); Université du Québec à Chicoutimi; Memorial University of Newfoundland.
Professor (2000), Associate Professor (1995), Assistant Professor (1990), of Philosophy, St. Francis Xavier University, 1990—
Advisory Professor, Faculty of Philosophy, Saint Paul University, Ottawa, 2004—
Advisory Professor, MA/PhD programme, Collège universitaire dominicain, Ottawa, 1999—
Professor of Philosophy and Professor of Religious Studies, St Thomas University, 2007-09.
Visiting Professor, School of Philosophy, “Professional Frontier Teacher Training” program, Renmin University of China, Beijing, China, December 2018.
Visiting Professor (Overseas), Indian Council for Philosophical Research, 2016.
Visiting Professor / Jacek Woroniecki Memorial Lecturer in the Philosophy of Culture: Catholic University of Lublin, Poland, May 2012.
Visiting Professor / Stanislaw Kaminski Chair in Theoretical Philosophy: Catholic University of Lublin, Poland, May 2009.
Visiting Professor in the Philosophy of Culture: Soochow University, Taipei, Taiwan, June 2007.
Lokuang Chair of Philosophy and Culture: Fu Jen Catholic University, Taipei, Taiwan, December 2004.
Visiting Professor in Philosophy of Religion: Pontifical Athenaeum of Philosophy, Theology and Canon Law/ Dharmaram Vidya Kshetram, Dharmaram College, Bangalore, India, August 2004.
Chercheur invité: Chaire UNESCO d’étude des fondements philosophiques de la justice et de la société démocratique, Université du Québec à Montréal, February-July 2001.
Visiting Professor in Comparative Philosophy: University of Pune, Pune, India, January 2001.
Chercheur invité: Chaire Hoover d’éthique économique et sociale, Université catholique de Louvain, Autumn 1996.
Visiting Scholar: Research School of Social Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, Summer 1996.
Editor, Philosophy, Culture, and Traditions, 2001-present.
Editor, Collingwood and British Idealism Studies: incorporating Bradley Studies, 2005-present
Editor, Bradley Studies, 2004-05.
Editor, Études maritainiennes / Maritain Studies, 1994-2006.
Associate Editor, Journal of Dharma [Bangalore, India], 1996-present.
Associate Editor, The South Pacific Journal of Philosophy and Culture, 1996-present.
President, Editorial Committee, Notes et documents, 2011-present
Member of the Editorial Board, Dialogue: Canadian Philosophical Review, 2000-present.
Member of the Editorial Board, Studies in Religion/Sciences Religieuses, 2017-19.
Member of the Editorial Board, Science et esprit: revue de philosophie et de théologie, 2000-present.
Member of the Editorial Board, Journal of the Indian Council of Philosophical Research, 2019-present.
Member of the Editorial Board, Indian Philosophical Quarterly, 2019-present.
Member of the Editorial Board, Journal of Human Rights, Center for Human Rights Studies, Mofid University (Iran), 2019-present. http://mofidu.org/en/cont/44/Mofid-Human-Rights-Journal
Member of the Editorial Board, Culture and Dialogue, 2011-present. http://www.culture-dialogue.net/editorial-board
Member of the Academic Council, Studia Gilsoniana, 2018-present. http://gilsonsociety.com/?journal-staff,19
Member of the Editorial Board, Vietnam Social Sciences [journal of the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences], 2017-present. http://www.vjol.info/index.php/VSS
Member of the Editorial Board, Satya Nilayam: Chennai Journal of Intercultural Philosophy, 2012-present. http://satyanilayam.com/snri/journals/
Editorial Consultant, Philosophia [Philippine National Philosophical Research Society], 2012 – present https://www.pnprs-philosophia.com/
Member of the Editorial Advisory Board, Book series: Philosophie im internationalen Kontext/Philosophy in International Context, Lit Verlag, Berlin, 2006-present. http://www.lit-verlag.de/reihe/piic
Member of the Editorial Advisory Board, Universitas [journal of the Faculty of Philosophy, Fu Jen Catholic University, Taiwan], 2003-present. www.umrpc.fju.edu.tw
Faculty Research Grant, Fr. Edo Gatto Chair of Christian Studies, St. Francis Xavier University, 2014-2017.
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada [SSHRCC] Grant for “Religion, Philosophy, and the Question of a Clash of Cultures,” 2010-2011.
Grant in Aid of Translation and Publication, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Italy)/Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Washington, DC for my book Intercultural Dialogue and Human Rights, 2010-2011.
SSHRCC Grant for “Migrating Texts and Traditions,” 2006-2007.
SSHRCC Standard Research Grant [410-2000-0056] for “The Legacy of British Idealism and the Philosophy of Bernard Bosanquet,” 2000-2004.
SSHRCC Grant for “Philosophy, Religion, and Democracy,” 2003-2004.
SSHRCC Grant for “Science, Religion, and Philosophy,” 2002-2003.
SSHRCC Grant for “Philosophy, Pluralism, and Culture,” 2001-2002.
SSHRCC Grant for “The Philosophy of History,” 2000-2001.
Mind Association (U.K.) Grant (on ‘Bosanquet and the Legacy of British Idealism’), 1999 [with W.J. Mander, Oxford].
Faculty Research Grant, Fr. Edo Gatto Chair of Christian Studies, St. Francis Xavier University, 2007-2008.
Honours, Awards, Endowed Lectureships, Prizes
Jules Léger Research Chair in the Humanities and Social Sciences, St Francis Xavier University, 2019-22.
University Research Award (awarded biennially for outstanding research by a senior scholar),
St Francis Xavier University, 2017-18.
Elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada (FRSC), 2017.
Named Visiting (Overseas) Professor, Indian Council for Philosophical Research, 2015-16.
Named Président d’honneur, Canadian Jacques Maritain Association, 2016.
University Community Outreach Award, St Francis Xavier University, 2015-16.
Named Presidente d’onore, Istituto Internazionale Jacques Maritain (Rome), 2014.
Elected Fellow of the Royal Asiatic Society (FRAS), 2013.
L.D. Swamikannu Pillai Endowment Lecturer, 2013-14, University of Madras (India), February, 2014.
Elected Fellow of the Royal Historical Society (FRHistS), 2013.
William Rossner SJ, Annual Lecturer in Philosophy, Rockhurst University (Kansas City, Missouri), 22 October 2012.
Pedro Arrupe SJ, Endowment Lecturer, Satya Nilayam Research Institute (Sacred Heart College), Madras / Chennai (India), 3 August 2012.
Jay Newman Memorial Lecturer in the Philosophy of Religion, Canadian Theological Society, Waterloo, Ontario, May 2012.
Jacek Woroniecki Memorial Lecturer, Catholic University of Lublin (Poland), May 2012.
Nimishakkavi K. Subbaiah Naidu Endowment Lecturer 2011-12, University of Madras (India) [declined]
Alan Milne Memorial Lecturer, University of Durham (England), November 2010.
Neil MacGill Memorial Lecturer, University of New Brunswick (Fredericton, NB), November 2010.
Political Studies Association (UK) Specialist Activities Lecturer, (Edinburgh, Scotland), March 2010.
Stanislaw Kaminski Memorial Lecturer, Catholic University of Lublin (Poland), May 2009.
Aquinas Lecturer, St Thomas University, Fredericton, NB, 2008.
Featured speaker, Breakfast on the Hill Speaker Series, Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences, Centre Block, Parliament Hill, Ottawa, ON, May 2007.
Lokuang Chair of Philosophy and Culture, Fu Jen Catholic University, Taipei (Taiwan), December 2004.
Principal William Miller Endowment Lecturer, 200405, University of Madras (India), August 2004.
Golden Jubilee Lecturer, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati (India), August 2004.
Jean Mathieu Soulerin Memorial Lecturer, University of St Michael’s College, University of Toronto, ON, November 2002.
Dr. S. Radhakrishnan Endowment Lecturer, Madras Christian College, Chennai (India), August 2002.
President’s Award for Research, St Francis Xavier University (awarded bienially for outstanding research by a junior scholar), 2000-01.
Dharma Endowment Lecturer, Dharmaram College (Bangalore, India), November 2001.
Nimishakkavi K. Subbaiah Naidu Endowment Lecturer, University of Madras, August 1999.
Royal Institute of Philosophy Lecturer, University of Wales, Cardiff, March 1999.
Jesuit Speakers Series Lecturer, St. Paul’s College, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, February 1998.
Indian Council for Cultural Relations, Distinguished Visitor Programme, November-December 1996.
Professor Henry Herbert Glassmacher Lecturer, Saint Paul University, Ottawa, October 1994.
Vice President (Academic), St Thomas University, 2007-08.
Director, Centre for Philosophy, Theology, and Cultural Traditions, St Francis Xavier University, 2002-present
Chair, Department of Philosophy, St. Francis Xavier University, 2003-07; 2017-20; 2020-present.
Executive Positions with Scholarly or Professional Associations:
President, Istituto Internazionale Jacques Maritain (Rome), 2010-2014.
President, Canadian Philosophical Association, 2007-08.
President, Canadian Jacques Maritain Association, 19992006; (pro tempore) 2017-19.
President, Canadian Society of Christian Philosophers, 200203.
Member of the Steering Committee, Fédération Internationale des Sociétés de Philosophie (International Federation of Philosophical Societies), 200308; re-elected 2008-13; re-elected 2013-2018 (no longer eligible for re-election after 2018).
Co-Chair, Sections on « Intercultural Philosophy » and « Christian Philosophy », XXIV World Congress of Philosophy, Beijing, China, 2015-2018.
Member, Programme Committee, XXII World Congress of Philosophy, 200408.
Member, General Assembly, Canadian Federation for the Humanities, 2008-09.
Executive member, Société de philosophie de l'Outaouais, 198586.
Vice President (Research) (2010-present) and Member of the Board of Directors, Council for Research in Values and Philosophy [Washington, DC], 2005-present.
Member, Board of Directors, Canadian Jacques Maritain Association, 1996-present;.
Chair, Committee on Intercultural Philosophy, Federation internationale des sociétés de philosophie (FISP), 2008-24.
Member, Consiglio di Amministrazione, Istituto Internazionale Jacques Maritain (Rome), 2014-present.
Institut International de Philosophie (elected Permanent Member)
Royal Society of Canada (elected Fellow)
Royal Historical Society (elected Fellow)
Royal Asiatic Society (elected Fellow)
Society for the Philosophy of Religion (elected member)
Canadian Philosophical Association
Canadian Society of Christian Philosophers
Canadian Jacques Maritain Association
The R.G. Collingwood Society
The Bradley Society
Responses to the Enlightenment: An Exchange on Foundations, Faith, and Community, Amsterdam/New York, 2012; Leiden, 2015 [with Hendrik Hart].
Religious Belief: The Contemporary Debate [The 2001 Dharma Endowment Lectures], Bangalore, 2003.
Religion, Science, and Non-Science, Bangalore, 2003. Second edition, 2022.
Idealism and Rights, Lanham, MD, 1997; Paperback edition, 2005.
- a Chinese translation (by Tao Huang) is forthcoming (2022) from Commercial Press in Beijing.
b. Books (as Editor):
Before and After Democracy: Philosophy, Religion, and Politics, Leuven (Belgium): Peeters: expected publication date: 2022].
当代哲学咨询：基督教哲学和人性理论 [Christianity, Humanity and the Meaning of Life], thematic issue of Universitas 哲學與文化月刊 [Monthly Review of Philosophy and Culture]. No. 493. Taipei: Fu Jen University, 2015. [ed., with Cristal Huang]
English version: Care of Self and Meaning of Life: Asian and Christian Reflections. Washington, DC: Council for Research in Values and Philosophy, 2016. [ed., with Cristal Huang]
What is Intercultural Philosophy?, Washington, DC: Council for Research in Values and Philosophy, 2014.
Ideas under Fire: Historical Studies of Philosophy and Science in Adversity, Madison, NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 2013; paperback, 2017 [ed., with Jonathan Lavery and Louis Groarke]
Philosophy Emerging from Culture, Washington, DC: Council for Research in Values and Philosophy, 2013. [ed., with G.F. McLean and O. Blanchette].
Migrating Texts and Traditions, Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 2012.
Intercultural Dialogue and Human Rights, Washington, DC: Council for Research in Values and Philosophy, 2011 [ed., with Roberto Papini and Luigi Bonanate].
Cultural Clash and Religion, Washington, DC: Council for Research in Values and Philosophy, 2015.
Biographical Encyclopedia of British Idealism, London/New York: Continuum, 2010.
Freedom of Religion, a collection of critical essays, Bangalore, 2010.
The Moral, Social, and Political Philosophy of the British Idealists, Essex, UK: Imprint Academic, 2009.
Rethinking the Role of Philosophy in the Global Age, Washington, DC: Council for Research in Values and Philosophy, 2009 [ed., with Pham Van Duc].
Religion and the Challenges of Science, Aldershot, UK: Ashgate Publishers, 2007; Kindle ed., 2013 [ed., with the assistance of Richard Feist].
Bernard Bosanquet and the Legacy of British Idealism, Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2007.
Instructor's Manual to accompany Invitation to Critical Thinking (1st Canadian edition) by Joel Rudinow, Vincent E. Barry, and Mark Letteri, Nelson/Thomson Pub Co., 2007.
Philosophy of Religion, Volume 8 of The Proceedings of the XXI World Congress of Philosophy (Istanbul 2003), Ankara: Philosophical Association of Turkey, 2006 / Distributed by the Philosophy Documentation Center, Bowling Green, Ohio, USA.
Approaches to Metaphysics, Dordrecht: Kluwer Publishers, 2004; Paperback ed., Springer, 2013.
The Philosophy of History: a re-examination, Aldershot, UK: Ashgate Publishers, 2004; reprinted Routledge Publishers, 2016.
Chinese translation: 历史哲学:一种再审视, tr. Xiaowei Wei and Fang Zhu, Beijing: Beijing Normal University Press, 2008.
Early Responses to British Idealism, editor, 3 vols., Bristol, UK: Thoemmes Press, 2004 [Associate Editor on Vol. 1: Colin Tyler; Associate and Co-editor on Vol. 3: Carol Keene]
“To the Mountain”: essays in honour of Professor George F. McLean, HsinChuang, Taiwan: Fu Jen Catholic University Press, 2004 [ed., with Hu Yeping].
Philosophical Theory and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 2003.
Bernard Bosanquet: Essays in Philosophy and Social Policy - 1883-1922, 3 vols., with Introductions, notes, and annotations, Bristol (UK): Thoemmes Press, 2003.
Husserl and Stein, Washington, DC: Council for Research in Values and Philosophy, 2003 [ed., with Richard Feist].
Philosophy, Pluralism, and Culture, Aylmer, QC: Editions du Scribe, 2002.
Idealism, Metaphysics, and Community, Aldershot, UK: Ashgate, 2001; reprinted London: Routledge, 2017.
Natural Law: reflections on theory and practice by Jacques Maritain, ed. with Introductions and notes, South Bend, IN: St Augustine’s Press [distributed by University of Chicago Press], 2001, 106 pages.
Second printing, corrected, 2003.
Chinese translation: 自然法 理论与实践的反思, [雅克·马里旦 (作者), 威廉·斯威特 (编者), tr. Ju Chengwei 鞠成伟 (译者)] Beijing: China Legal Xinhua Publishing House [中国法制出版社], 2009. https://www.amazon.cn/dp/B002E9GSQU#
The Philosophical Theory of the State and Related Essays by Bernard Bosanquet, ed. with Introductions, notes, and annotations, South Bend, IN: St Augustine’s Press [distributed by University of Chicago Press], 2001 [with Gerald F. Gaus].
The Bases of Ethics, Milwaukee, WI: Marquette University Press, 2000.
The Collected Works of Bernard Bosanquet, 20 volumes, with Introductions, notes, and annotations, Bristol, UK: Thoemmes Press, 1999.
God and Argument / Dieu et l’argumentation philosophique, Ottawa, ON: University of Ottawa Press, 1999.
La philosophie de la religion à la fin du vingtième siècle, Ottawa, ON: Editions Legas, 1993. (thematic issue of Carrefour: revue de réflexion interdisciplinaire, vol. 15, no. 1 ).
c. Articles in refereed publications (selected, last 10 years):
“Jacques Maritain and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights,” in Christianity and Global Law: An Introduction, ed. Rafael Domingo and John Witte, Jr. (London: Routledge, 2020), pp. 158-177.
“Philosophy and the Love of Wisdom,” Algemeen Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Wijsbegeerte, Vol 112 (2020): 307-323.
“Bradley, F.H.,” [revised entry] in International Encyclopedia of Ethics, Second edition, ed. Hugh LaFollette (Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2020), Vol. II
“Maritain, Jacques,” in International Encyclopedia of Ethics, Second edition, ed. Hugh LaFollette (Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2020), Volume VII
“Bosanquet’s Political Philosophy, Nicholson, and the ‘Real Will,’” [Festschrift for Peter P. Nicholson], Collingwood and British Idealism Studies, Vol. 25 (2019): 225-254.
“Intuitionism, Religious Belief, and Proof in the Papers of the Metaphysical Society,” in The Metaphysical Society (1869-1880): Intellectual Life in Mid-Victorian England, ed. Bernard Lightman, Catherine Marshall, Richard England (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019), pp. 228-251.
“Jacques Maritain,” in Great Christian Jurists in French History, ed. Olivier Descamps & Rafael Domingo
(Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019), pp. 387-403.
“Charles Malik: From Process to Reality,” in On the Philosophical Thought of Charles Malik: Vol. 1: Whitehead, Reason and Spirit, ed Habib C. Malik and Tony E. Nasrallah (Louaize, Lebanon: Notre Dame University Press, 2018), pp. 27-51.
“Forgotten Philosophies,” Science et esprit, Vol. 70 (2018): 205-229.
“Evidentialism, Fideism, and John Henry Newman,” Proceedings of the XXIII World Congress of Philosophy, Vol. 7 (2018): 75-80.
“Meaning in History?: Critical History, Anti-Metaphysics, and Postmodernism,” Sandhān: journal of the Centre for Studies in Civilizations, Vol. 16 (2016): 51-78. [published in November 2018]
“Ecological Citizenship and Green Burial in China,” Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics, Vol. 29(6) (2016): 985-1001. DOI 10.1007/s10806-016-9643-6 [with Chen Zeng and Qian Cheng].
“The Metaphysical Self and the Moral Self in Bernard Bosanquet,” in British Idealism and the Concept of the Self, ed. W.J. Mander and S. Panagakou (Basingstoke. UK: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016), pp. 179-200.
“[Introduction] Realism, Realisms, and Anti-Realisms,” in Philosophy, Culture, and Traditions, Vol. 11 (2015): 1-12.
“Christian Philosophy and the Meaning of Life,”
In Chinese, as [在基督性與人文性共融下哲學的生命意義], in Universitas [哲學與文化月刊 Che hsüeh yü wen hua]- Monthly Review of Philosophy and Culture [Fu Jen University], June 2015. [special theme: Christianity, Humanity and the Meaning of Life], pp. 19-36.
In English, in Care of Self and Meaning of Life: Asian and Christian Perspectives (Washington, DC: Council for Research in Values and Philosophy, 2015), pp. 15-36.
“[Introduction] Philosophy, Religion, and Care of Self,” in Care of Self and Meaning of Life: Asian and Christian Perspectives (Washington, DC: Council for Research in Values and Philosophy, 2015), pp. 1-13.
“Anti-politics, Maritain, and Change of Culture,” in Notes et documents: pour une recherche personnaliste, ns No. 32/33 (2015): 36-46.
“Culture, Religion, and Human Rights,” in Philosophy, Culture, and Traditions, Vol. 10 (2014): 73-93.
“The Return to Realism,” in Notes et documents: pour une recherche personnaliste, ns No. 30 (2014): 29-34.
“British Idealist Philosophy of Religion,” Oxford Handbook of British Philosophy in the Nineteenth Century, ed. W.J. Mander (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014), pp. 560-584.
“La philosophie de l’art chez Jacques Maritain” [The Philosophy of Art of Jacques Maritain], in Universitas [哲學與文化月刊 Che hsüeh yü wen hua]- Monthly Review of Philosophy and Culture [Fu Jen University], 479 (April 2014): 95-102.
Translated into Italian, as “La filosofia dell’arte di Jacques Maritain,” in Per qualle bellezza: l’estetica di Jacques Maritain e le arti della contemporaneità, ed Cecilia De Carli and Giovanni Botta, (Roma: Edizioni Studium, 2014), pp. 17-22.
“What is Beauty?,” Etudes maritainiennes /Maritain Studies, Vol XXIX (2013), pp. 15-25.
Reprinted, with minor revisions, in: Sztuka i realism - Art and Reality - Ars et Res: Księga pamiątkowa z okazji Jubileuszu urodzin i pracy naukowej na KUL Profesora Henryka Kieresia, edited by T. Duma, A. Maryniarczyk, P. Sulenta (Lublin: Polskie Towarzystwo Tomasza z Akwinu i Wydział Filozofii KUL, 2014), pp. 253-263.
“Love and Dignity,” in Love and Friendship: Maritain and the Tradition, ed. Montague Brown (Washington, DC: Catholic University of America Press, 2013): 130-144.
“Philosophy under Apartheid,” in Ideas Under Fire, ed. J. Lavery, L. Groarke, and W. Sweet, Madison, NJ: Fairleigh Dickenson University Press, 2013, pp. 251-270.
“Is the ‘Intelligibility of Religious Language’ Debate Dead?” [Jay Newman Memorial Lecture], Toronto Journal of Theology, Vol. 28.2 (2012): 291-308.
“Multiculturalism, Hospitality, and the Canadian Context,” in Hospitality: A Paradigm of Interreligious and Intercultural Encounter, ed. Friedrich Reiterer, Chibueze C. Udeani, and Klaus Zapoyoczky, New York/Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2012, pp. 205-218.
“Models of Religious Freedom,” Science et esprit, Vol. 64 (2012): 157-177.
“What Does it Mean for Texts and Traditions to Migrate?,” in Migrating Texts and Traditions, ed. William Sweet, Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 2012, pp. 1-17.
“Afterword: Migration: Explanation, Analysis, and Directions,” in Migrating Texts and Traditions, ed. William Sweet, Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 2012, pp. 331-336.
“技术，社会现实和哲学” [Technology, Social Reality, and Philosophy], Journal of Xi’an International University, No 33 (2012), pp. 1-4. (in Chinese)
“Larmer on Miracles, Models, and the Laws of Nature,” Toronto Journal of Theology, Vol. 28, No. 1 (2012), pp. 152-159.
“Rights after ‘the Rights Revolution’,” Science et esprit, Vol. 63, No. 3 (2011): 333-348 and Vol. 64, No. 1 (2012): 25-46.
“British Idealism and its ‘Empire’,” Collingwood and British Idealism Studies, Vol. 18 (2011): 7-36.
“Hospitality, Ethics, and Multiculturalism,” in Φιλοσοφία: International Journal of Philosophy [Manila, Philippines], Vol. 41 (2011): 41-50.
Tramslated as “待客之道与跨文化交流,” in 扬州大学学报 (人文社会科学版) [Journal of Yangzhou University (Humanities & Social Sciences)], Jan. 2019, Vol. 23 No.1, pp. 78-82
“Biotechnologies and Human Dignity,” Bulletin of Science, Technology, and Society (New York: Sage Publications) Vol. 31 (2011): 6-16 [with J. Masciulli].
“Rethinking the History of Modern Philosophy” in Философия в диалоге культур [Philosophy in the Dialogue of Cultures], ed. B.V. Oreshin and E.D. Gorzhevskaya (Moscow: Progress-Tradition Publishers (Russian Academy of Sciences), 2010), pp. 1291-1302.
“R.F.A. Hoernlé and Idealist Liberalism in South Africa,” South African Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 29 (2010) pp. 118-134.
“Proving Human Rights,” Science et esprit, Vol. 62 (2010), pp. 293-312.
“Cultural Clash and Religion: Some Philosophical Reflections,” in Cultural Clash and Religion [thematic issue of Philosophy, Culture, and Traditions, Vol. 6 (2010)], pp. 1-19.
“Idealism, Ethics, and Social and Political Thought,” in The Moral, Social, and Political Philosophy of the British Idealists, ed. William Sweet (Essex, UK: Imprint Academic, 2009), pp. 1-30.
《英国观念论的道德、 社会与政治哲学》 导论 / 威廉·斯威特 Translated into Chinese by Tao Huang and Yipeng Yu, for 政治思想评论 [Review of Political Thought (China), Vol. I Beijing: Commercial Press, 2020] Theme: 英国观念论的政治思想: 50-86
d. Encyclopedia Articles and Short Introductions (selected, last 10 years):
Articles on Maritain, Spencer, and Tillotson, for Dictionary of Christian Apologists and their Critics, ed. by Douglas Geivett (Oxford: Wiley Blackwell, forthcoming 2023)
“John Grote,” Encyclopedia of Political Thought, ed. Michael T. Gibbons (Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2014), pp. 1543–1545.
“Bernard Bosanquet,” Oxford Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, 2nd edition, ed. Michael Kelly (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014), pp. 420-421 (1,600 words).
“Bradley, F.H.,” International Encyclopedia of Ethics, ed. Hugh LaFollette (Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2013), pp. 592-599. (3,000 words)
“Bernard Bosanquet,” Encyclopedia of Modern Political Thought, 2 vols., ed. Gregory Claeys (Sage Publishers/CQ Press, 2013), vol. 1, pp. 97-99. (750 words)
“Bentham, Jeremy: Classical School,” in The Encyclopedia of Criminological Theory, ed. Frank Cullen and Pamela Wilcox (Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 2010) [3,000 words] (with Paul Groarke), pp. 88-94.
Articles in: Biographical Encyclopedia of British Idealism, ed. William Sweet (London: Continuum, 2010) [sole author of 49 and co-author of 8 of 210 entries]