Publications

Books and Selected Essays 

  1. ‘John Locke and Natural Law: Free Worship and Toleration’, Proceedings of the British Academy, 186(2013), 59-105 = Jon Parkin and Timothy Stanton, eds., Natural Law in the Early Enlightenment (Oxford: Oxford University Press for the British Academy, 2013), ch.4
  2. ‘Burke and Religion’ in David Dwan and Christopher J. Insole, eds., The Cambridge Companion to Edmund Burke (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012), ch.7
  3. ‘Some Origins of a Tudor Revolution’, English Historical Review, 126, 523 (2011), 1355-1385
  4. ‘The Anglican Mind of Maurice Cowling’, in Robert Crowcroft, S.J.D. Green and Richard Whiting, eds., The Philosophy, Politics and Religion of British Democracy. Maurice Cowling and Conservatism (London: I.B.Tauris, 2010), pp.223-269
  5. ‘Writing the Life of Locke’, Journal of Historical Biography, 7(Spring, 2010), 138-149
  6. ‘ Toleration and its Place: A Study of Pierre Bayle in his Commentaire Philosophique’ in Sarah Hutton and Paul Schuurman, eds., Studies on Locke: Sources, Contemporaries and Legacies (Dordrecht: Springer, 2008), pp.225-243
  7. ‘La loi naturelle chez le jeune Locke’, in L.-L. Christians, et al., eds., Droit naturel: relancer l’histoire (Brussels: Bruylant, 2008), pp.379-429
  8. 'Rien qu'um serviteur éminent de l'État: la royauté et le corps politique pendant la guerre civile anglaise', in Y.C. Zarka (ed), Monarchie et République aux XVIIe siécle, (Presses Universitaires de France, 2007), pp. 127-167
  9. 'The Legacy of "Two Treatises of Government"', Eighteenth Century Thought, 3, (September, 2007), pp. 143-167
  10. 'Publishing Parliamentary Oratory: The Case of Edmund Burke', Parliamentary History, (January, 2007), pp. 112-130
  11. 'The Case of the Suffering Clergy of France: a study in bibliography, history and textual criticism', Yale University Library Gazette, 79, 3-4 (April 2005), pp. 103-118
  12. 'La communauté chez Hobbes et Kant' in Luc Foisneau & Denis Thouard (eds), Kant et Hobbes: de la violence a la politique (Paris: Vrin, 2005), pp. 143-62
  13. 'Tolerance, Eglise et Etat chez Locke' in Yves Charles Zarka, Franck Lessay and John Rogers (eds), Les fondements philosophiques de la tolerance (Presses Universitaires de France, 3 vols., 2002), vol.i, pp. 175-218
  14. 'Berlin and his Critics' in Isaiah Berlin, Liberty (Oxford University Press, 2002), pp. 349-65
  15. 'Professor Dworkin, the American Constitution and a Third Way' (1998) 57 Cambridge Law Journal, pp. 284-300
  16. The Mind of John Locke: a study of political theory in its intellectual setting (Cambridge University Press, 1994, 1998)

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