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More Stuff to Read

  • "Dehumanization: the problem of humanity and the problem of monstrosity," In Kronfeldner, M. E. (ed.), The Routledge Handbook of Dehumanization. London: Routledge, 2021.
  • "David Livingstone Smith on dehumanization," in Cherry, M. Unmute: Conversations on Prejudice, Oppression and Social Justice. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019.
  • "How media makes, ignites, and breaks ideology," in Fox, C. and Sanders, J. (eds.) Media Ethics, Free Speech, and the Requirements of Democracy. London: Routledge, 2018.
  • "Manufacturing monsters: dehumanization and public policy," in D. Boonin (ed.) The Palgrave Handbook of Philosophy and Public Policy. New York: Palgrave, 2018.
  • "Naturalism," in A. Rosenberg & L. McIntyre (eds.) Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Social Science.  New York: Routledge, 2017.

  • "Aping the human essence: simianization as dehumanization," (with Ioana Panaitiu). In Wulf D. Hund and Charles W. Mills and Silvia Sebastiani (eds.), Racism Analysis Yearbook, Vol 6: Apes, Gender, Class, and Race. Berlin: Lit Verlag [2016].



  • "Thus spoke Jordan Peterson," Foreign Policy (April 2018)

  • "Why we love tyrants," Aeon (February 2018)

  • "Freud the Philosopher," Aeon (August 2017)

  • "A theory of creepiness," Aeon (September 2016)

  • "Paradoxes of dehumanization," Social Theory and Practice 42(2): 416-433.

  • "The essence of evil," Aeon (October 24, 2014).

  • "Horror sanguinis," (with Ioana Panaitiu), Common Knowledge 22(1): 69-80 [2015].

  • "Dehumanization, essentialism, and moral psychology," Philosophy Compass 9(11): 814-824 [2014].

  • "Form and function in self-deception: a biological model," Sistemi Intelligenti , 3: 565-580 [2013].

  • "Self-deception: a teleofunctional approach," Philosophia, 42(1):181-199 [2013].

Blogs and Op-Eds


Selected Interviews and Mentions

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