Book Reviews

2019

Hailey Siracky

"Mindfulness in library and information studies." Review of Becoming a Reflective Librarian and Teacher: Strategies for Mindful Academic Practice and The Mindful Librarian: Connecting the Practice of Mindfulness to LibrarianshipEducation for Information 35, no. 2 (2019).


2018


2017

Dr. Shawn Flynn

Review of The Conflict Myth and the Biblical Tradition, by Debra Scoggins Ballentine. Journal of Religion 97, no. 3 (2017).

 

Fr. Terence Kersch, CSB

Review of Alasdair MacIntyre, Charles Taylor, and the Demise of Naturalism: Reunifying Political Theory and Social Science, by Jason BlakelyClaritas: Journal of Dialogue and Culture 6, no. 1 (2017).

 

Dr. Doris Kieser

Review of Sex Difference in Christian Theology: Male, Female, and Intersex in the Image of God, by Megan K. DeFranza. Marriage, Families & Spirituality (Formerly INTAMS Review) 23, no. 1 (2017).

 

Dr. Denis Lamoureux

Intelligent Design Theory: God-of-the-Gaps Rooted in Concordism.” Review of Theistic Evolution: A Scientific, Philosophical, and Theological Critique, by J. P. Moreland et al. Perspectives on Science & Christian Faith 70, no. 2 (2018).

Review of Shadow of Oz: Theistic Evolution and the Absent God, by Wayne D. Rossiter. Review in Perspectives on Science and Christian Faith 69, no. 1 (2017).


2016

Dr. Paul Flaman

Review of Beyond the Abortion Wars: A Way Forward for a New Generation, by Charles C. CamosyThe Linacre Quarterly 83, no. 2 (2016).

Review of Jesus Christ: The New Face of Social Progress, ed. by Peter J. Casarella Claritas: Journal of Dialogue and Culture 5, no. 1 (2016).

Review of The Name of God is Mercy: A Conversation with Andrea Tornielli, by Pope FrancisClaritas: Journal of Dialogue and Culture 5, no. 2 (2016).

Review of The Wealth of Persons: Economics with a Human Face, by John Simon McNerneyClaritas: Journal of Dialogue and Culture 6, no. 2 (2016).

 

Dr. Shawn Flynn

Review of Interpreting Prophetic Literature: Historical and Exegetical Tools for Reading the Prophets, by James Nogalski. Catholic Biblical Quarterly 78, no. 4 (2016).

Review of A Chorus of Voices: Introducing the Prophetic Literature, by Mark McEntireCatholic Biblical Quarterly 78, no. 4 (2016).

Review of Hidden Riches: A Sourcebook for the Comparative Study of the Old Testament and the Ancient Near East, by Christopher B. HaysCatholic Biblical Quarterly 78, no. 2 (2016).

Review of Pastoral Essays in Honor of Lawrence Boadt, ed. by Corrine L. Carvalho. Review of Biblical Literature 2016.

Review of Seriously Dangerous Religion: What the Old Testament Really says and Why it Matters, by Iain ProvanPro Ecclesia: A Journal of Catholic and Evangelical Theology 25 (2016).

 

Dr. Doris Kieser

Review of Pope Francis’ Revolution of Tenderness and Love: Theological and Pastoral Perspectives, by Cardinal Walter Kasper. INTAMS Review: Journal for the Study of Marriage and Spirituality 22, no. 2 (2016). 

 

Dr. Denis Lamoureux

Review of Scripture & Cosmology: Reading the Bible between the Ancient World & Modern Science, by Kyle GreenwoodScience & Christian Belief 28, no. 2 (2016).

Review of The Biblical Cosmos: A Pilgrim’s Guide to the Weird and Wonderful World of the Bible, by Robin A. ParryScience & Christian Belief 28, no. 1 (2016).

2015

Dr. Shawn Flynn

Review of Children in the Ancient Near Eastern Household, by Kristine GarrowayCatholic Biblical Quarterly 77, no. 3 (2015). 

 

Dr. Matthew Hoven

Review of Sport, Religion and Disability, ed. by Nick Watson and Andrew ParkerMcMaster Journal of Theology and Ministry 17 (2015-16).

Review of The Games People Play: Theology, Religion and Sport, by Robert Ellis. Practical Theology 8, no. 1 (2015).

Review of Urban Catholic Education: The Best of Times, the Worst of Times, by Thomas C. Hunt, David J. O’Brien and Timothy WalchReligious Studies and Theology 34, no. 1 (2015).

 

Dr. Denis Lamoureux

Review of Adam, the Fall, and Original Sin, ed. by Hans Madueme and Michael ReevesPerspectives on Science and Christian Faith 67, no. 4 (2015).


2014

Dr. Doris Kieser

Review of Personal Commitments: Beginning, Keeping, Changing (Revised Edition), by Margaret A. Farley. INTAMS Review: Journal for the Study of Marriage and Spirituality 20 (2014).