Articles & Book Chapters
"Augustine's Imitation in the Confessions of Plato's Teaching on Art and Politics in the Republic" In Augustine's Political Thought Edited by Richard Dougherty (Rochester, New York: University of Rochester Press, forthcoming).
"Leo Strauss's Critique of Modern Political Philosophy and Ernest Fortin's Critique of Modern 'Catholic Social Teaching" In Leo Strauss and His Catholic Readers Edited by Geoffrey Vaughn (Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press, 2017; forthcoming).
“Leo Strauss on Why Aristotle is the Founder of Political Science but Not of Political Philosophy” Proceedings of the American Catholic Philosophical Association 87 (2013): 261-270.
“Defending Robert Bellarmine” In Jerusalem, Athens, and Rome: Essays in Honor of James V. Schall, S.J. Edited by Marc D. Guerra (South Bend, Ind.: St. Augustine’s Press, 2013), 120-138.
“Tocqueville’s Unfinished Manuscript on Ireland” Review of Politics 74 (2012): 631-57.
“How Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn Remembered in The Gulag Archipelago” In History (1933-1948): What We Choose to Remember. Edited by Margaret Monahan Hogan and James M. Lies, C.S.C. (Portland, Oregon: Garaventa Center for Catholic Intellectual Life and American Culture at the University of Portland, 2011), 231-240.
“Alexis de Tocqueville on ‘Civil Religion’ and the Catholic Faith” In Civil Religion Then and Now: The Philosophical Legacy of Civil Religion and Its Enduring Relevance in North America. Edited by Ron Weed and John von Heyking (Catholic University of America Press, 2010), 167-204.
“Virtue and Romance: Allan Bloom on Jane Austen and Aristotelian Ethics” Modern Age 52.1 (2010): 25-36. (Co-authored with daughter Mary Beth Garbitelli.)
“Augustine as Defender and Critic of Leo Strauss’s Esotericism Thesis” Proceedings of the American Catholic Philosophical Association 83 (2009): 241-252.
“On the Intention of Cicero’s De officiis” Review of Politics 64 (2003): 375-393.
“Origen, Plato, and Conscience (Synderesis) in Jerome’s Ezekiel Commentary” Traditio: Studies in Ancient and Medieval History, Thought, and Religion 57 (2002): 67-83.
"Moderation Ancient and Modern" In Gladly to Learn and Gladly to Teach (see under "Books").
“Augustine’s Response to the Political Critics of Christianity in the De Civitate Dei” American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly 74 (2000): 77-93.
"Virgil, Daniel, and Augustine's Dialogic Pedagogy in De magistro" In Nova Doctrina Vetusque (see under "Books").
“Augustinisme politique” and “De magistro” In Saint Augustine through the Ages: An Encyclopedia Edited by Allan Fitzgerald, O.S.A. (Grand Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans, 1999).
"Rousseau and the Problem of Religious Toleration" In Piety and Humanity (see above, in Books).
"The Displacement of Christian Historiography in Montesquieu's Book on the Romans" In Piety and Humanity (see above, in Books).
“On Leo Strauss’s Understanding of the Natural Law Theory of Thomas Aquinas” Thomist 57 (1993): 215-32.
“The Virtue of Religion in the Political Thought of Thomas Aquinas” Proceedings of the Patristic, Medieval, and Renaissance Conference 15 (1990): 103-15.
“Thomas Aquinas and the Politics of Moses” Review of Politics 52 (1990): 84-104.