"Attention and the Body" (in German), Kulturaustausch: Zeitschrift für internationale Perspektiven, September (?) 2015
"The Cost of Paying Attention," The New York Times (Sunday Review), March 7, 2015
"How We Lost Our Attention," The Hedgehog Review, Vol. 16, No. 2 (Summer 2014)
"L'autoproduction, une voie vers la décroissance?" La Decroissance, February 2014
“Work and Dignity: A Conversation between Mike Rose and Matthew Crawford,” The Hedgehog Review, Vol. 14, No. 3, Fall 2012
“Work and Self-Knowledge,” Acta Philosophica, Vol. 21, Issue 1, 2012. This is my contribution to an international book forum devoted to Shop Class as Soulcraft.
"The Limits of Neuro-Talk," in Scientific and Philosophical Perspectives in Neuroethics, edited by James Giordano and Bert Gordijn (Cambridge UP, 2010), originally published in The New Atlantis, Winter 2008
“Agency versus Autonomy,” The Hedgehog Review, Summer 2010
"The Case for Working with Your Hands," New York Times Magazine, May 24, 2009
"Medicate U.," The American Interest, September/October 2008
"My Brain Made me Do It," Culture, Fall 2007
"Biotechnology and the Modern Liberal Project," SOCIETY, August/September 2007.
"Shop Class as Soulcraft," The New Atlantis, Summer 2006
"The Computerized Academy," The New Atlantis, Summer 2005
"Science Education and Liberal Education," The New Atlantis, Spring 2005
"Plutarch on Philosophic eros and Married Life," in Nature, Woman, and the Art of Politics, ed. Eduardo Velásquez (Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 2000).
"Amatorius: Plutarch's Platonic Departure from the peri gamou Literature," in Plutarco, Pláton y Aristóteles: Actas del V Congreso Internacional de la I.P.S., ed. A. Pérez Jiménez (Madrid: Ediciones Clásicas, 1999).
"Six Favorite Books," The Week, May 3, 2015
“Five Best Books on Working” Wall Street Journal, Labor Day weekend, 2009
The Flight from Reality in the Human Sciences by Ian Shapiro, in The New Atlantis, Spring 2007
Scandalous Knowledge: Science, Truth and the Human by Barbara Herrnstein Smith, in The New Atlantis, Winter 2007
Plato and the Hero: Courage, Manliness and the Impersonal Good by Angela Hobbs, in Ethics, v. 112, no. 4 (July 2002)
Greco-Roman Perspectives on Friendship, ed. John T. Fitzgerald, in The Journal of Religion, v. 78, no. 4 (October 1998)
“Learn a Trade,” Kappan, The Magazine of the Phi Delta Kappa Society, etc.
"What a Good Job Looks Like," Forbes.com, June 17, 2009