Harvard University Press - Forthcoming Bookshttp://www.hup.harvard.eduPublications from Harvard University Press: Forthcoming Booksen-usCopyright 2018 Harvard University PressContact_HUP@harvard.eduTue, 23 Oct 2018 00:35:08 -0400Demetrios of Scepsis and His Troikos Diakosmos: Ancient and Modern Readings of a Lost Contribution to Ancient Scholarshiphttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237933Trachsel, Alexandra<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237933.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237933http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:23 -0400Who Am I?: (Mis)Identity and the Polis in <i>Oedipus Tyrannus</i>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237940Karakantza, Efimia D.<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237940.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237940http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:23 -0400Audible Punctuation: Performative Pause in Homeric Prosodyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237957Blankenborg, Ronald J. J.<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237957.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237957http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:23 -0400Kebara Cave, Mt. Carmel, Israel, Part II: The Middle and Upper Paleolithic Archaeologyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873655545Meignen, Liliane<br />Bar-Yosef, Ofer<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780873655545.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873655545http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:23 -0400The Idea of the Muslim World: A Global Intellectual Historyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238176Aydin, Cemil<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674238176.jpg"><br /><p>As <b>Cemil Aydin</b> explains in this provocative history, it is a misconception to think that the world&rsquo;s 1.5 billion Muslims constitute a single religio-political entity. How did this mistaken belief arise, why is it so widespread, and how can its grip be loosened so that a more fruitful discussion about politics in Muslim societies can begin?</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238176http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:23 -0400Lost Histories: Recovering the Lives of Japan’s Colonial Peopleshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237278Ziomek, Kirsten L.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237278.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237278http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400Lost Histories: Recovering the Lives of Japan’s Colonial Peopleshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237285Ziomek, Kirsten L.<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237285.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237285http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400A Path Twice Traveled: My Journey as a Historian of Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237292Cohen, Paul A.<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/14/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237292.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237292http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400Aesthetic Life: Beauty and Art in Modern Japanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237308Lippit, Miya Elise Mizuta<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237308.jpg"><br /><p><i>Aesthetic Life</i> is a study of modern Japan, engaging the fields of art history, literature, and cultural studies, seeking to understand how the &ldquo;beautiful woman&rdquo; (<i>bijin</i>) emerged as a symbol of Japanese culture during the Meiji period (1868&ndash;1912).</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237308http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400Harvard Studies in Classical Philology, Volume 110http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237315<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237315http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400Butterfly Politics: Changing the World for Women, With a New Prefacehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237667MacKinnon, Catharine A.<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237667.jpg"><br /><p>The miniscule motion of a butterfly&rsquo;s wings can trigger a tornado half a world away, according to chaos theory. <b>Catharine A. MacKinnon</b>&rsquo;s collected work on gender inequality&mdash;including new pieces&mdash;argues that the right seemingly minor interventions in the legal realm can have a butterfly effect that generates major social and cultural transformations.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237667http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400Ripples in Spacetime: Einstein, Gravitational Waves, and the Future of Astronomy, With a New Afterwordhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237742Schilling, Govert<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237742.jpg"><br /><p>The detection of gravitational waves&mdash;ripples in spacetime&mdash;has already been called the scientific coup of this century. <b>Govert Schilling</b> recounts the struggles that threatened to derail the quest and describes the detector&rsquo;s astounding precision, weaving far-reaching discoveries about the universe into a gripping story of ambition and perseverance.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237742http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400Landscape and the Academyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024545Beardsley, John<br />Bluestone, Daniel<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024545.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024545http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400Ritual Speech in the Himalayas: Oral Texts and Their Contextshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237902Gaenszle, Martin<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237902http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400The Cypriahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237919Davies, Malcolm<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237919.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237919http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400Homer’s Thebes: Epic Rivalries and the Appropriation of Mythical Pastshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237926Barker, Elton T. E.<br />Christensen, Joel P.<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237926.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237926http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400A Twentieth-Century Crusade: The Vatican’s Battle to Remake Christian Europehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983427Chamedes, Giuliana<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983427.jpg"><br /><p><b>Giuliana Chamedes</b> offers the first comprehensive history of the Vatican&rsquo;s aggressive diplomatic and political counterrevolutionary agenda to defeat the forces of secular liberalism and communism through international law, cultural diplomacy, and a marriage of convenience with authoritarian and right-wing rulers.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983427http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400American Sutra: A Story of Faith and Freedom in the Second World Warhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986534Williams, Duncan Ryūken<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/14/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986534.jpg"><br /><p><b>Duncan Ry&umacr;ken Williams</b> reveals the little-known story of how, in the darkest hours of World War II when Japanese Americans were stripped of their homes and imprisoned in camps, a community of Buddhists launched one of the most inspiring defenses of religious freedom in our nation&rsquo;s history, insisting that they could be both Buddhist and American.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986534http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Growth and Distribution: Second Editionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986428Foley, Duncan K.<br />Michl, Thomas R.<br />Tavani, Daniele<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/14/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986428.jpg"><br /><p><b>Foley</b>, <b>Michl</b>, and <b>Tavani</b> offer a major revision of an established textbook on the theory, measurement, and history of economic growth, with new material on climate change, corporate capitalism, and innovation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986428http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400The Black Kingdom of the Nilehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986671Bonnet, Charles<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986671.jpg"><br /><p>For centuries, Egyptian civilization has been at the origin of the story we tell about the West. But <b>Charles Bonnet</b>&rsquo;s archaeological excavations have unearthed extraordinary sites in modern Sudan that challenge this notion and compel us to look to black Africa and the Nubian Kingdom of Kush, where a highly civilized state existed 2500&ndash;1500 BCE.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986671http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Why They Marched: Untold Stories of the Women Who Fought for the Right to Votehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986688Ware, Susan<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/01/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986688.jpg"><br /><p>Looking beyond the national leadership of the suffrage movement, <b>Susan Ware</b> tells the inspiring story of nineteen dedicated women who carried the banner for the vote into communities across the nation, out of the spotlight, protesting, petitioning, and demonstrating for women&rsquo;s right to become full citizens.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986688http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400An Appeal to the Ladies of Hyderabad: Scandal in the Rajhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987654Cohen, Benjamin B.<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/10/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987654.jpg"><br /><p><b>Benjamin Cohen</b> tells the dramatic story of Mehdi Hasan and Ellen Donnelly, whose marriage convulsed high society in nineteenth-century India and whose notorious trial reverberated throughout the British Empire, setting the benchmark for Victorian scandals. In the struggle of one couple, he exposes the fault lines that would soon tear a world apart.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987654http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Converts to the Real: Catholicism and the Making of Continental Philosophyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988378Baring, Edward<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988378.jpg"><br /><p>Phenomenology has the strongest claim to the mantle of continental philosophy. <b>Edward Baring</b> shows that credit for its prodigious growth goes to a surprising group of early enthusiasts: Catholic intellectuals. Tracing debates in Europe from existentialism to speculative realism, he shows why European philosophy bears the mark of Catholicism.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988378http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Conscious Experience: A Logical Inquiryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987784Gupta, Anil<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/14/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987784.jpg"><br /><p>How, theorists ask, can our private experiences guide us to knowledge of a mind-independent reality? Exploring topics in logic, philosophy of mind, and epistemology, <b>Anil Gupta</b> proposes a new answer to this age-old question, explaining how conscious experience contributes to the rationality and content of empirical beliefs.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987784http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400The Creativity Code: Art and Innovation in the Age of AIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988132Sautoy, Marcus du<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/25/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988132.jpg"><br /><p>Most books on AI focus on the future of work. But now that algorithms can learn and adapt, does the future of creativity also belong to well-programmed machines? To answer this question, <b>Marcus du Sautoy</b> takes us to the forefront of creative new technologies and offers a more positive and unexpected vision of our future cohabitation with machines.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988132http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400The Thirty-Year Genocide: Turkey’s Destruction of Its Christian Minorities, 1894–1924http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674916456Morris, Benny<br />Ze'evi, Dror<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674916456.jpg"><br /><p>From 1894 to 1924 three waves of violence swept across Anatolia, targeting the region&rsquo;s Christian minorities. <b>Benny Morris</b> and <b>Dror Ze&rsquo;evi</b>&rsquo;s impeccably researched account is the first to show that the three were actually part of a single, continuing, and intentional effort to wipe out Anatolia&rsquo;s Christian population and create a pure Muslim nation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674916456http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Women’s War: Fighting and Surviving the American Civil Warhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987975McCurry, Stephanie<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/25/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987975.jpg"><br /><p>The Civil War is remembered as a war of brother against brother, with women standing innocently on the sidelines. But battlefield realities soon challenged this simplistic understanding of women&rsquo;s place in war. <b>Stephanie McCurry</b> shows that women were indispensable to the unfolding of the Civil War, as they have been&mdash;and continue to be&mdash;in all wars.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987975http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400How to Democratize Europehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988088Hennette, Stéphanie<br />Piketty, Thomas<br />Sacriste, Guillaume<br />Vauchez, Antoine<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988088.jpg"><br /><p>An all-star cast of scholars and politicians from Europe and America propose and debate the creation of a new European parliament with substantial budgetary and legislative power to solve the crisis of governance in the Eurozone and promote social and fiscal justice and public investment.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988088http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400The Two Oldest Veda Manuscripts: Facsimile Edition of Vājasaneyi Saṃhitā 1–20 (Saṃhitā- and Padapāṭha) from Nepal and Western Tibet (c. 1150 CE)http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988262Witzel, Michael<br />Wu, Qinyuan<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988262http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400China and Japan: Facing Historyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674916579Vogel, Ezra F.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 06/10/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674916579.jpg"><br /><p>China and Japan have cultural and political connections that stretch back 1,500 years. But today they need to reset their strained relationship. <b>Ezra Vogel</b> underscores the need for Japan to offer a thorough apology for its atrocities during WWII, but he also urges China to recognize Japan as a potential vital partner in the region.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674916579http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Ethnic Chrysalis: China’s Orochen People and the Legacy of Qing Borderland Administrationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237193Kim, Loretta E.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237193.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237193http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Becoming Taiwanese: Ethnogenesis in a Colonial City, 1880s–1950shttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237209Dawley, Evan N.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237209.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237209http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Voting as a Rite: A History of Elections in Modern Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237216Hill, Joshua<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237216.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237216http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Voting as a Rite: A History of Elections in Modern Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237223Hill, Joshua<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237223.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237223http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Poetic Transformations: Eighteenth-Century Cultural Projects on the Mekong Plainshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237230Ang, Claudine<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/10/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237230.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237230http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Imperiled Destinies: The Daoist Quest for Deliverance in Medieval Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237247Verellen, Franciscus<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237247.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237247http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400The Worship of Confucius in Japanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237261McMullen, James<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/10/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237261.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237261http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Fragmentary Republican Latin, Volume IV: Oratory, Part 2http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997240Manuwald, Gesine<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997240.jpg"><br /><p>Based on the critical edition of Malcovati, this three-volume Loeb edition of Roman Republican oratory begins with <b>Ap. Claudius Caecus</b> (340&ndash;273 BC) and with the exceptions of Cato the Elder and Cicero includes all individuals for whom speech-making is attested and for whose speeches quotations, testimonia, or historiographic recreations survive.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997240http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Fragmentary Republican Latin, Volume V: Oratory, Part 3http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997257Manuwald, Gesine<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997257.jpg"><br /><p>Based on the critical edition of Malcovati, this three-volume Loeb edition of Roman Republican oratory begins with <b>Ap. Claudius Caecus</b> (340&ndash;273 BC) and with the exceptions of Cato the Elder and Cicero includes all individuals for whom speech-making is attested and for whose speeches quotations, testimonia, or historiographic recreations survive.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997257http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400The Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime, and the Making of Modern Urban America, With a New Prefacehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238145Muhammad, Khalil Gibran<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/14/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674238145.jpg"><br /><p>Chronicling the emergence of deeply embedded notions of black people as a dangerous race of criminals by explicit contrast to working-class whites and European immigrants, this fascinating book reveals the influence such ideas have had on urban development and social policies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238145http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400The Renaissance in the 19th Century: Revision, Revival, and Returnhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674981027Bolzoni, Lina<br />Payne, Alina<br />PAPERBACK<br />December 2018<br />Available 11/05/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674981027.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674981027http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Neptune’s Admiral: The Life of Sir Bertram Ramsay, Commander of Dunkirk and D-Dayhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674049826Gordon, Andrew<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674049826.jpg"><br /><p>Admiral Bertram Ramsay orchestrated the evacuation at Dunkirk, planned the invasions of North Africa and Sicily, and worked closely with Eisenhower on the Allied landings at Normandy. In the most authoritative portrait we are ever likely to have, <b>Andrew Gordon</b> restores this great naval commander to his essential place in World War II history.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674049826http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Assembling the Dinosaur: Fossil Hunters, Tycoons, and the Making of a Spectaclehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737587Rieppel, Lukas<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737587.jpg"><br /><p><b>Lukas Rieppel</b> shows how dinosaurs gripped the popular imagination and became emblems of America&rsquo;s industrial power and economic prosperity during the Gilded Age. Spectacular fossils were displayed in museums financed by North America&rsquo;s wealthiest tycoons, to cement their reputation as both benefactors of science and fierce capitalists.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737587http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Asia Inside Out: Itinerant Peoplehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987630Tagliacozzo, Eric<br />Siu, Helen F.<br />Perdue, Peter C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987630.jpg"><br /><p>In the final volume of <i>Asia Inside Out</i>, a stellar interdisciplinary team of scholars shows the ways that itinerant groups criss-crossing the continent have transformed their culture and surroundings. Going beyond time and place, which animated the first two books, this third one looks at human beings on the move.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987630http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Paternity: The Elusive Quest for the Fatherhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980686Milanich, Nara B.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980686.jpg"><br /><p>For most of human history, paternity was uncertain. Blood types, fingerprinting, and, recently, DNA analysis promised to solve the riddle of paternity. But even genetic certainty did not end the quest for the father. Rather, as <b>Nara Milanich</b> reveals, it confirms the social, cultural, and political nature of the age-old question: Who&rsquo;s your father?</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980686http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Good Enough: The Tolerance for Mediocrity in Nature and Societyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504622Milo, Daniel S.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/06/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674504622.jpg"><br /><p>Philosopher <b>Daniel Milo</b> offers a vigorous critique of the quasi-monopoly that Darwin&rsquo;s natural selection has on our idea of the natural world. In popular thought, Darwinism has even acquired the trappings of an ethical system, focused on optimization, competition, and innovation. Yet in nature, imperfect creatures often have the evolutionary edge.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504622http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Values at the End of Life: The Logic of Palliative Carehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545175Livne, Roi<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/06/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545175.jpg"><br /><p>Once defiant of death&mdash;or even in denial&mdash;many American families and health care professionals are embracing the notion that a life consumed by suffering may not be worth living. Sociologist <b>Roi Livne</b> documents the rise and effectiveness of hospice and palliative care, and the growing acceptance that less treatment may be better near the end of life.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545175http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400A Shoppers’ Paradise: How the Ladies of Chicago Claimed Power and Pleasure in the New Downtownhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987272Remus, Emily<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987272.jpg"><br /><p>Popular culture assumes that women are born to shop and that cities invite their trade. But downtowns were not always welcoming to women. <b>Emily Remus</b> turns to Chicago at the turn of the last century to chronicle an unheralded revolution in women&rsquo;s rights that took place not at the ballot box but in the streets and stores of the business district.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987272http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Architreniushttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988156Hauvilla, Johannes de<br />Wetherbee, Winthrop<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/01/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988156.jpg"><br /><p><b>Johannes de Hauvilla</b>&rsquo;s satirical allegory <i>Architrenius</i>, completed in 1184, follows the quest for moral education of its eponymous protaganist, the &ldquo;arch-weeper,&rdquo; who confronts the vices of school, church, and court. This edition brings together the most authoritative Latin text with a new English translation of an important medieval poem.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988156http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Why Free Will Is Realhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979581List, Christian<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979581.jpg"><br /><p>Scientists and scientifically-minded philosophers tend to be skeptical that free will exists. In clear, scientifically rigorous terms, <b>Christian List</b> explains that free will is like other real phenomena that emerge from physical laws but are autonomous from them&mdash;like an ecosystem or the economy&mdash;and are indispensable for explaining our world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979581http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Saints of Ninth- and Tenth-Century Greecehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237360Kaldellis, Anthony<br />Polemis, Ioannis<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/01/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237360.jpg"><br /><p><i>Saints of Ninth- and Tenth-Century Greece</i> collects a variety of funeral orations, encomia, and narrative hagiography that illuminate the roles of holy men during one of the most obscure periods of Greek history. This volume presents Byzantine Greek texts written by locals in the provinces and translated here into English for the first time.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237360http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400A Spirit of Trust: A Reading of Hegel’s <i>Phenomenology</i>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976818Brandom, Robert B.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976818.jpg"><br /><p>In a new retelling of the romantic rationalist adventure of ideas that is Hegel&rsquo;s classic <i>The Phenomenology of Spirit</i>, <b>Robert Brandom</b> argues that when our self-conscious recognitive attitudes take Hegel&rsquo;s radical form of magnanimity and trust, we can overcome a troubled modernity and enter a new age of spirit.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976818http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Whistleblowing: Toward a New Theoryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975798Kenny, Kate<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975798.jpg"><br /><p>Society needs whistleblowers, yet to speak up and expose wrongdoing often results in professional and personal ruin. Drawing on the stories of men and women who reported unethical and illegal conduct in corporations, <b>Kate Kenny</b> explains why this is so, and what must be done to protect those who have the courage to expose the truth.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975798http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Shadows of Doubt: Stereotypes, Crime, and the Pursuit of Justicehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976597O'Flaherty, Brendan<br />Sethi, Rajiv<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976597.jpg"><br /><p>Crime and punishment occur under extreme uncertainty. Offenders, victims, police, judges, and jurors make high-stakes decisions with limited information under severe time pressure. With compelling stories and data on how people act and react, <b>O&rsquo;Flaherty</b> and <b>Sethi</b> reveal the extent to which we rely on stereotypes as shortcuts in our decision making.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976597http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400The Fall of Language: Benjamin and Wittgenstein on Meaninghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980914Stern, Alexander<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980914.jpg"><br /><p>Known for his essays on culture, aesthetics, and literature, Walter Benjamin also wrote on the philosophy of language. For <b>Alexander Stern</b>, his famously obscure&mdash;and, for some, hopelessly mystical&mdash;early work contains important insights, anticipating and in some respects surpassing Wittgenstein&rsquo;s later thinking on the philosophy of language.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980914http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400To Shape a New World: Essays on the Political Philosophy of Martin Luther King, Jr.http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237834Shelby, Tommie<br />Terry, Brandon M.<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/06/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237834.jpg"><br /><p>On the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.&rsquo;s, assassination, his political thought remains underappreciated. <b>Tommie Shelby</b> and <b>Brandon Terry</b>, along with a cast of distinguished contributors, engage critically with King&rsquo;s understudied writings on a wide range of compelling, challenging topics and rethink the legacy of this towering figure.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237834http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:19 -0400The Great Convergence: Information Technology and the New Globalizationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237841Baldwin, Richard<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/01/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237841.jpg"><br /><p>From 1820 to 1990 the share of world income going to today&rsquo;s wealthy nations soared from 20% to 70%. That share has recently plummeted. <b>Richard Baldwin</b> shows how the combination of high tech with low wages propelled industrialization in developing nations, deindustrialization in developed nations, and a commodity supercycle that is petering out.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237841http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:19 -0400The Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant: The Complete Annotated Editionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237858Grant, Ulysses S.<br />Marszalek, John F.<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/06/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237858.jpg"><br /><p>This is the first complete annotated edition of <b>Grant</b>&rsquo;s memoirs, fully representing the great military leader&rsquo;s thoughts on his life and times through the end of the Civil War&mdash;including the antebellum era and the Mexican War&mdash;and his invaluable perspective on battlefield decision making. An introduction contextualizes Grant&rsquo;s life and significance.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237858http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:19 -0400A Short History of European Law: The Last Two and a Half Millenniahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237865Herzog, Tamar<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/14/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237865.jpg"><br /><p><b>Tamar Herzog</b> offers a road map to European law across 2,500 years that reveals underlying patterns and unexpected connections. By showing what European law was, where its iterations were found, who made and implemented it, and what the results were, she ties legal norms to their historical circumstances and reveals the law&rsquo;s fragile malleability.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237865http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:19 -0400The Policy State: An American Predicamenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237872Orren, Karen<br />Skowronek, Stephen<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237872.jpg"><br /><p>Policy is government&rsquo;s response to changing times, the key to its successful adaptation. It tackles problems as they arise, from foreign relations and economic affairs to race relations and family affairs. <b>Karen Orren</b> and <b>Stephen Skowronek</b> take a close look at this well-known reality of modern governance: the expanded domain of the &ldquo;policy state.&rdquo;</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237872http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:19 -0400After Piketty: The Agenda for Economics and Inequalityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237889Boushey, Heather<br />DeLong, J. Bradford<br />Steinbaum, Marshall<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/14/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237889.jpg"><br /><p>Are Thomas Piketty&rsquo;s analyses of inequality on target? Where should researchers go from here in exploring the ideas he pushed to the forefront of global conversation? In <i>After Piketty</i>, a cast of economists and other social scientists tackle these questions in dialogue with Piketty, in what is sure to be a much-debated book in its own right.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237889http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:19 -0400Fragmentary Republican Latin, Volume III: Oratory, Part 1http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997233Manuwald, Gesine<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997233.jpg"><br /><p>Based on the critical edition of Malcovati, this three-volume Loeb edition of Roman Republican oratory begins with <b>Ap. Claudius Caecus</b> (340&ndash;273 BC) and with the exceptions of Cato the Elder and Cicero includes all individuals for whom speech-making is attested and for whose speeches quotations, testimonia, or historiographic recreations survive.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997233http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:19 -0400African Catholic: Decolonization and the Transformation of the Churchhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987661Foster, Elizabeth A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987661.jpg"><br /><p><b>Elizabeth Foster</b> examines how French imperialists and the Africans they ruled imagined the religious future of sub-Saharan Africa in the years just before and after decolonization. The story encompasses the transition to independence, Catholic contributions to black intellectual currents, and efforts to create an authentically &ldquo;African&rdquo; church.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987661http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400News from Germany: The Competition to Control World Communications, 1900–1945http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988408Tworek, Heidi J. S.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988408.jpg"><br /><p><b>Heidi Tworek</b>&rsquo;s innovative history reveals how, across two devastating wars, Germany attempted to build a powerful communication empire&mdash;and how the Nazis manipulated the news to rise to dominance in Europe and further their global agenda. When the news became a form of international power, it changed the course of history.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988408http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400Menander Rhetor. Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Ars Rhetoricahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997226Rhetor, Menander<br />Dionysius of Halicarnassus<br />Race, William H.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997226.jpg"><br /><p>The instructional treatises of <b>Menander Rhetor</b> and the <i>Ars Rhetorica</i>, deriving from the schools of rhetoric that flourished in the Greek East from the 2nd through 4th centuries AD, provide a window into the literary culture, educational practices, and social concerns of these Greeks under Roman rule, in both public and private life.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997226http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400Boston’s Massacrehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237384Hinderaker, Eric<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237384.jpg"><br /><p>The event known as the Boston Massacre is among the most familiar in U.S. history, yet one of the least understood. <b>Eric Hinderaker</b> revisits this dramatic episode, examining the facts of that fateful night, the competing narratives that molded public perceptions, and the long campaign to transform the tragedy into a touchstone of American identity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237384http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400Apollo in the Age of Aquariushttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237391Maher, Neil M.<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237391.jpg"><br /><p>In summer 1969, astronauts landed on the moon and hippie hordes descended on Woodstock&mdash;two era-defining events that are not entirely coincidental. <b>Neil M. Maher</b> shows how NASA&rsquo;s celestial aspirations were tethered to terrestrial concerns of the time: the civil rights struggle, the antiwar movement, environmentalism, feminism, and the culture wars.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237391http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The Boatman: Henry David Thoreau’s River Yearshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237414Thorson, Robert M.<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237414.jpg"><br /><p><b>Robert Thorson</b> gives readers a Thoreau for the Anthropocene. The boatman and backyard naturalist was keenly aware of the way humans had altered the waterways and meadows of his beloved Concord River Valley. Yet he sought out for solace and pleasure those river sites most dramatically altered by human invention and intervention&mdash;for better and worse.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237414http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The Politics of Mourning: Death and Honor in Arlington National Cemeteryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237421McElya, Micki<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237421.jpg"><br /><p>Arlington National Cemetery is America&rsquo;s most sacred shrine, a destination for four million visitors who each year tour its grounds and honor those buried there. For many, Arlington&rsquo;s symbolic importance places it beyond politics. Yet as <b>Micki McElya</b> shows, no site in the United States plays a more political role in shaping national identity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237421http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The Hello Girls: America’s First Women Soldiershttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237438Cobbs, Elizabeth<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237438.jpg"><br /><p>In 1918 the U.S. Army Signal Corps sent 223 women to France to help win World War I. <b>Elizabeth Cobbs</b> reveals the challenges these patriotic young women faced in a war zone where male soldiers resented, wooed, mocked, saluted, and ultimately celebrated them. Back on the home front, they fought the army for veterans&rsquo; benefits and medals, and won.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237438http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400Njinga of Angola: Africa’s Warrior Queenhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237445Heywood, Linda M.<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237445.jpg"><br /><p>One of history&rsquo;s most multifaceted rulers but little known in the West, Queen Njinga rivaled Elizabeth I and Catherine the Great in political cunning and military prowess. Today, she is revered in Angola as a heroine and honored in folk religions. Her complex legacy forms a crucial part of the collective memory of the Afro-Atlantic world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237445http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400Bound in Wedlock: Slave and Free Black Marriage in the Nineteenth Centuryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237452Hunter, Tera W.<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/14/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237452.jpg"><br /><p><b>Tera W. Hunter</b> offers the first comprehensive history of African American marriage in the nineteenth century and into the Jim Crow era. She reveals the practical ways couples adopted, adapted, or rejected white Christian ideas of marriage, creatively setting their own standards for conjugal relationships under conditions of uncertainty and cruelty.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237452http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400Basic Income: A Radical Proposal for a Free Society and a Sane Economyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237469Van Parijs, Philippe<br />Vanderborght, Yannick<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237469.jpg"><br /><p>Providing a basic income to everyone, rich or poor, active or inactive, was advocated by Paine, Mill, and Galbraith but the idea was never taken seriously. Today, with the welfare state creaking, it is one of the world&rsquo;s most widely debated proposals. <b>Philippe Van Parijs</b> and <b>Yannick Vanderborght</b> present a comprehensive defense of this radical idea.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237469http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gaphttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237476Baradaran, Mehrsa<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237476.jpg"><br /><p>In 1863 black communities owned less than 1 percent of total U.S. wealth. Today that number has barely budged. <b>Mehrsa Baradaran</b> pursues this wealth gap by focusing on black banks. She challenges the myth that black banking is the solution to the racial wealth gap and argues that black communities can never accumulate wealth in a segregated economy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237476http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400Collecting the World: Hans Sloane and the Origins of the British Museumhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237483Delbourgo, James<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237483.jpg"><br /><p>In 1759 the <a class="external" href="http://www.britishmuseum.org/">British Museum</a> opened its doors to the public&mdash;the first free national museum in the world. <b>James Delbourgo</b> recounts the story behind its creation through the life of Hans Sloane, a controversial luminary with an insatiable ambition to pit universal knowledge against superstition and few curbs on his passion for collecting the world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237483http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The Ordinary Virtues: Moral Order in a Divided Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237490Ignatieff, Michael<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237490.jpg"><br /><p>During a 3-year, 8-nation journey, <b>Michael Ignatieff</b> found that while human rights is the language of states and liberal elites, the moral language that resonates with most people is that of everyday virtues: tolerance, forgiveness, trust, and resilience. These ordinary virtues are the moral system of global cities and obscure shantytowns alike.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237490http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400Arithmetichttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237513Lockhart, Paul<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/10/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237513.jpg"><br /><p><b>Paul Lockhart</b> reveals arithmetic not as the rote manipulation of numbers but as a set of ideas that exhibit the surprising behaviors usually reserved for higher branches of mathematics. In this entertaining survey, he explores the nature of counting and different number systems&mdash;Western and non-Western&mdash;and weighs the pluses and minuses of each.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237513http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The China Questions: Critical Insights into a Rising Powerhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237520Rudolph, Jennifer<br />Szonyi, Michael<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237520.jpg"><br /><p>Many books offer information about the world&rsquo;s most populous country, but few make sense of what is truly at stake. Thirty-six of the world&rsquo;s leading China experts&mdash;affiliates of Harvard&rsquo;s renowned <a class="external" href="http://fairbank.fas.harvard.edu/">Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies</a>&mdash;answer key questions about where this new superpower is headed and what makes its people and their leaders tick.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237520http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The Age of Responsibility: Luck, Choice, and the Welfare Statehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237674Mounk, Yascha<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237674.jpg"><br /><p><b>Yascha Mounk</b> shows why a focus on personal responsibility is wrong and counterproductive: it distracts us from the larger economic forces determining aggregate outcomes, ignores what we owe fellow citizens regardless of their choices, and blinds us to key values such as the desire to live in a society of equals. In this book he proposes a remedy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237674http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The People vs. Democracy: Why Our Freedom Is in Danger and How to Save Ithttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237681Mounk, Yascha<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237681.jpg"><br /><p>From India to Turkey, from Poland to the United States, authoritarian populists have seized power. Two core components of liberal democracy&mdash;individual rights and the popular will&mdash;are at war, putting democracy itself at risk. In plain language, <b>Yascha Mounk</b> describes how we got here, where we need to go, and why there is little time left to waste.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237681http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400Bring the War Home: The White Power Movement and Paramilitary Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237698Belew, Kathleen<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/06/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237698.jpg"><br /><p>The white power movement has declared war against the United States and has carried out&mdash;with military precision&mdash;an escalating campaign of terror against the American public. <b>Kathleen Belew</b> gives the first full history of a movement that consolidated around a sense of betrayal over Vietnam and made tragic headlines with the Oklahoma City bombing.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237698http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400Democracy: A Case Studyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237704Moss, David A.<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237704.jpg"><br /><p>Historian <b>David Moss</b> adapts the case study method made famous by Harvard Business School to revitalize our conversations about governance and democracy and show how the United States has often thrived on political conflict. These 19 cases ask us to weigh choices and consequences, wrestle with momentous decisions, and come to our own conclusions.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237704http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400As If: Idealization and Idealshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237711Appiah, Kwame Anthony<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237711.jpg"><br /><p>Idealization is a basic feature of human thought. We proceed &ldquo;as if&rdquo; our representations were true, while knowing they are not. <b>Kwame Anthony Appiah</b> defends the centrality of the imagination in science, morality, and everyday life and shows that our best chance for accessing reality is to open our minds to a plurality of idealized depictions.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237711http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The Crucible of Islamhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237728Bowersock, G. W.<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237728.jpg"><br /><p>Little is known about sixth-century Arabia. Yet from this distant time and place emerged a faith and an empire that stretched from Iberia to India. <b>G. W. Bowersock</b> illuminates this obscure yet most dynamic period in Islam, exploring why arid Arabia proved to be fertile ground for Muhammad&rsquo;s message and why it spread so quickly to the wider world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237728http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400Making Sense of Science: Separating Substance from Spinhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237803Dean, Cornelia<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237803.jpg"><br /><p><b>Cornelia Dean</b> draws on her 30 years as a science journalist with the <i>New York Times</i> to expose the flawed reasoning and knowledge gaps that handicap readers when they try to make sense of science. She calls attention to conflicts of interest in research and the price society pays when science journalism declines and funding dries up.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237803http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400Numbers and the Making of Us: Counting and the Course of Human Cultureshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237810Everett, Caleb<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237810.jpg"><br /><p>Number concepts are a human invention developed and refined over millennia. They allow us to grasp quantities precisely: recent research shows that most specific quantities are not perceived in the absence of a number system. Numbers are not innate or universal; yet without them, the world as we know it would not exist.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237810http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The Enigma of Reasonhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237827Mercier, Hugo<br />Sperber, Dan<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237827.jpg"><br /><p>If reason is so useful and reliable, why didn&rsquo;t it evolve in other animals and why do humans produce so much thoroughly reasoned nonsense? <b>Hugo Mercier</b> and <b>Dan Sperber</b> argue that reason is not geared to solitary use. It evolved to help justify our beliefs to others, evaluate their arguments, and better exploit our uniquely rich social environment.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237827http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The End of Forgetting: Growing Up with Social Mediahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976696Eichhorn, Kate<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/10/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976696.jpg"><br /><p>Thanks to Facebook and Instagram, our younger selves have been captured and preserved online. But what happens, <b>Kate Eichhorn</b> asks, when we can&rsquo;t leave our most embarrassing moments behind? Rather than a childhood cut short by a loss of innocence, the real crisis of the digital age may be the specter of a childhood that can never be forgotten.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976696http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400The Great Cauldron: A History of Southeastern Europehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983922Calic, Marie-Janine<br />Janik, Elizabeth<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983922.jpg"><br /><p>We often think of the Balkans as a region beset by turmoil and backwardness, but from late antiquity to the present it has been a dynamic meeting place of cultures and religions. <b>Marie-Janine Calic</b> invites us to reconsider the history of this intriguing, diverse region as essential to the story of global Europe.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983922http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400The Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges Are Failing Disadvantaged Studentshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976894Jack, Anthony Abraham<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976894.jpg"><br /><p>Getting in is only half the battle. The struggles of less privileged students continue long after they&rsquo;ve arrived on campus. <b>Anthony Jack</b> reveals how&mdash;and why&mdash;admission to elite schools does not mean acceptance for disadvantaged students, and he explains what schools can do differently to help the privileged poor thrive.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976894http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400Automating the News: How Algorithms Are Rewriting the Mediahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976986Diakopoulos, Nicholas<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/06/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976986.jpg"><br /><p>From hidden connections in big data to bots spreading fake news, journalism is increasingly computer-generated. <b>Nicholas Diakopoulos</b> explains the present and future of a world in which algorithms have changed how the news is created, disseminated, and received, and he shows why journalists&mdash;and their values&mdash;are at little risk of being replaced.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976986http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400How Girls Achievehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980228Nuamah, Sally A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980228.jpg"><br /><p>This bold and necessary book points out a simple and overlooked truth: most schools never had girls in mind to begin with. That is why the world needs what <b>Sally Nuamah</b> calls feminist schools, deliberately designed to provide girls with achievement-oriented identities. And she shows why doing so would help all students, regardless of their gender.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980228http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400Policing the Open Road: How Cars Transformed American Freedomhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980860Seo, Sarah A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980860.jpg"><br /><p><b>Sarah Seo</b> shows that the rise of the car, the symbol of American personal freedom, led to ever more intrusive policing, with devastating consequences for racial equality in our criminal justice system. Criminal procedures designed to safeguard us on the road undermined the nation&rsquo;s commitment to equal protection before the law.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980860http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400Bored, Lonely, Angry, Stupid: Changing Feelings about Technology, from the Telegraph to Twitterhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983700Fernandez, Luke<br />Matt, Susan J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983700.jpg"><br /><p>Facebook makes us lonely. Selfies breed narcissism. On Twitter, hostility reigns. Pundits and psychologists warn that digital technologies substantially alter our emotional states. But <b>Luke Fernandez</b> and <b>Susan Matt</b> show that technology doesn&rsquo;t just affect how we feel from moment to moment&mdash;it changes profoundly the underlying emotions themselves.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983700http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400How We Teach Science: What’s Changed, and Why It Mattershttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919341Rudolph, John L.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/06/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674919341.jpg"><br /><p>Despite an enduring belief that science <i>should</i> be taught, there has been no enduring consensus about how or why. This is especially true when it comes to teaching scientific process. <b>John Rudolph</b> shows that how we think about and teach science will either sustain or thwart future innovation, and determine how science is perceived by the public.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919341http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400Open: The Progressive Case for Free Trade, Immigration, and Global Capitalhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919334Clausing, Kimberly<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674919334.jpg"><br /><p>With the winds of trade war blowing as they have not done in decades and Left and Right flirting with protectionism, <b>Kimberly Clausing</b> shows how a free, open economy is still the best way to advance the interests of working Americans. She offers strategies to train workers, improve tax policy, and establish a partnership between labor and business.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919334http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400Prisoners of Politics: Breaking the Cycle of Mass Incarcerationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919235Barkow, Rachel Elise<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674919235.jpg"><br /><p>America&rsquo;s criminal justice system reflects irrational fears stoked by politicians seeking to win election. Pointing to specific policies that are morally problematic and have failed to end the cycle of recidivism, <b>Rachel Barkow</b> argues that reform guided by evidence, not politics and emotions, will reduce crime and reverse mass incarceration.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919235http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400Romanland: Ethnicity and Empire in Byzantiumhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986510Kaldellis, Anthony<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986510.jpg"><br /><p>Was there ever such a thing as Byzantium? Certainly no emperor ever called himself Byzantine. While the identities of eastern minorities were clear, that of the ruling majority remains obscured behind a name made up by later generations. <b>Anthony Kaldellis</b> says it is time for the Romanness of these so-called Byzantines to be taken seriously.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986510http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400The Public Option: How to Expand Freedom, Increase Opportunity, and Promote Equalityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987333Sitaraman, Ganesh<br />Alstott, Anne L.<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/10/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987333.jpg"><br /><p>A solution to inequalities&mdash;in health care, retirement, education, recreation, communication&mdash;is as close as the public library, post office, community pool, or elementary school. <i>The Public Option</i> shows that opportunities to develop reasonably priced government-provided services that coexist with private options are all around us.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987333http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400Church in the Wild: Evangelicals in Antebellum Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919372Grainger, Brett Malcolm<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674919372.jpg"><br /><p>Emerson and the Transcendentalists get credit for revolutionizing religious life in America by introducing a new appreciation of nature. But in this reconsideration of faith in the antebellum period, <b>Brett Malcolm Grainger</b> argues that it was Evangelical revivalists who transformed everyday religious life and spiritualized the natural environment.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919372http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400Rationing the Constitution: How Judicial Capacity Shapes Supreme Court Decision-Makinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986954Coan, Andrew<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 04/01/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986954.jpg"><br /><p>Compared to the vast machinery surrounding Congress and the President, the Supreme Court is a tiny institution that can resolve only a small fraction of the constitutional issues that arise in any given year. <b>Andrew Coan</b> shows that this simple yet frequently ignored fact is essential to understanding how the Supreme Court makes constitutional law.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986954http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400The Emotional Mind: The Affective Roots of Culture and Cognitionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980556Asma, Stephen T.<br />Gabriel, Rami<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980556.jpg"><br /><p>For 200 million years before humans developed a capacity to reason, the emotional centers of the brain were hard at work. <b>Stephen Asma</b> and <b>Rami Gabriel</b> help us understand the evolution of the mind by exploring this more primal capability that we share with other animals: the power to feel, which is the root of so much that makes us uniquely human.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980556http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400In Search of Deeper Learning: The Quest to Remake the American High Schoolhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988392Mehta, Jal<br />Fine, Sarah<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988392.jpg"><br /><p>An award-winning professor and an accomplished educator, <b>Jal Mehta</b> and <b>Sarah Fine</b> take us beyond the hype of reform and inside some of America&rsquo;s most innovative classrooms to show what is working&mdash;and what isn&rsquo;t. In a world where test scores have been king, this boldly humanistic book offers a rich account of what education can be at its best.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988392http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400Masters of the Middle Waters: Indian Nations and Colonial Ambitions along the Mississippihttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987678Lee, Jacob F.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987678.jpg"><br /><p><b>Jacob Lee</b> offers a new understanding of the conquest of the American West based on the long history of warfare and resistance in the Mississippi River valley. The river and its tributaries were never simply a backdrop to unfolding events but advanced and thwarted the aspirations of Native nations, European imperialists, and American settlers alike.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987678http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400Erased: The Untold Story of the Panama Canalhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984448Lasso, Marixa<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2019<br />Available 02/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984448.jpg"><br /><p>Cutting a path from the Atlantic to the Pacific, the Panama Canal set a new course for the development of Central America&mdash;but at considerable cost to Panamanians. Sleuth and scholar <b>Marixa Lasso</b> recounts how the canal&rsquo;s American builders displaced 40,000 residents and erased entire towns in the guise of bringing modernity to the tropics.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984448http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400Revolutionary Constitutions: Charismatic Leadership and the Rule of Lawhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970687Ackerman, Bruce<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970687.jpg"><br /><p>Offering insights into the origins, successes, and threats to revolutionary constitutionalism, <b>Bruce Ackerman</b> takes us to India, South Africa, Italy, France, Poland, Burma, Israel, Iran, and the U.S. and provides a blow-by-blow account of the tribulations that confronted popular movements in their insurgent campaigns for constitutional democracy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970687http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400VC: An American Historyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988002Nicholas, Tom<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/06/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988002.jpg"><br /><p>From nineteenth-century whaling to a multitude of firms pursuing entrepreneurial finance today, venture finance reflects a deep-seated tradition in the deployment of risk capital in the United States. <b>Tom Nicholas</b>&rsquo;s history of the venture capital industry offers a roller coaster ride through America&rsquo;s ongoing pursuit of financial gain.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988002http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400The Revolution That Wasn’t: How Digital Activism Favors Conservativeshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972339Schradie, Jen<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972339.jpg"><br /><p>In this counterintuitive study of digital democracy, <b>Jen Schradie</b> shows how the web has become another weapon in the arsenal of the powerful, and a potent weapon for conservative activists. Rather than leveling the playing field, the internet has tilted it in favor of the Right, where only the most sophisticated and well-funded players can compete.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972339http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400Japan Rearmed: The Politics of Military Powerhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987647Smith, Sheila A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987647.jpg"><br /><p>Modern Japan is not only responding to threats from North Korea and China but is also reevaluating its dependence on the United States, <b>Sheila Smith</b> shows. No longer convinced they can rely on Americans to defend their country, Tokyo&rsquo;s political leaders are now confronting the possibility that they may need to prepare the nation&rsquo;s military for war.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987647http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400Gravity’s Century: From Einstein’s Eclipse to Images of Black Holeshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974968Cowen, Ron<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674974968.jpg"><br /><p><b>Ron Cowen</b> offers a sweeping account of the century of experimentation that has consistently confirmed Einstein&rsquo;s general theory of relativity. He shows how we got from Eddington&rsquo;s pivotal observations of the 1919 eclipse to the Event Horizon Telescope, aimed at starlight wrapping around the black hole at our galaxy&rsquo;s center.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974968http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400The Antitrust Paradigm: Restoring a Competitive Economyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975781Baker, Jonathan B.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/01/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975781.jpg"><br /><p>At a time when tech giants have amassed vast market power, <b>Jonathan Baker</b> shows how laws and regulations can be updated to ensure more competition. The sooner courts and antitrust enforcement agencies stop listening to the Chicago school and start paying attention to modern economics, the sooner Americans will reap the benefits of competition.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975781http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400Law and Macroeconomics: Legal Remedies to Recessionshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976054Listokin, Yair<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976054.jpg"><br /><p>After 2008, private-sector spending took a decade to recover. <b>Yair Listokin</b> thinks we can respond more quickly to the next meltdown by reviving and refashioning a policy approach, used in the New Deal, to harness law&rsquo;s ability to function as a macroeconomic tool, stimulating or relieving demand as required under certain crisis conditions.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976054http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400Statelessness: A Modern Historyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976313Siegelberg, Mira L.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976313.jpg"><br /><p>Today over 12 million people are stateless and millions more are refugees or asylum seekers. <b>Mira Siegelberg</b> shows how the much-contested legal category of statelessness generated novel visions of cosmopolitan political and legal authority before empowering the sovereign territorial state as the fundamental source of citizen rights and protection.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976313http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400Crime and Forgiveness: Christianizing Execution in Medieval Europehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659841Prosperi, Adriano<br />Carden, Jeremy<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/10/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659841.jpg"><br /><p>The public execution of criminals has been a common practice since ancient times. <b>Adriano Prosperi</b> identifies a crucial period when concepts of vengeance and justice merged with Christian beliefs in repentance and forgiveness, to eventually give political authorities a moral rationale for encoding the death penalty into law.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659841http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400Gropius: The Man Who Built the Bauhaushttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737853MacCarthy, Fiona<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737853.jpg"><br /><p><b>Fiona MacCarthy</b> challenges the image of Walter Gropius as a doctrinaire architectural rationalist, bringing out the vision and courage that carried him through a politically hostile age. Approaching the Bauhaus founder from all angles, she offers a poignant personal story, one that reexamines the urges that drove Euro-American modernism as a whole.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737853http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400The Origin of Empire: Rome from the Republic to Hadrianhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659674Potter, David<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/06/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659674.jpg"><br /><p>Starting with the Roman army&rsquo;s first foray beyond its borders and ending with Hadrian&rsquo;s death (138 CE), <b>David Potter</b>&rsquo;s panorama of the early Empire recounts the wars, leaders and social transformations that lay the foundations of imperial success. As today&rsquo;s parallels reveal, the Romans have much to teach us about power, governance and leadership.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659674http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400The Right to Do Wrong: Morality and the Limits of Lawhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674368255Osiel, Mark<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674368255.jpg"><br /><p>Much of what we could do, we shouldn&rsquo;t&mdash;and we don&rsquo;t. <b>Mark Osiel</b> shows that common morality&mdash;expressed as shame, outrage, and stigma&mdash;is society&rsquo;s first line of defense against transgressions. Social norms can be indefensible, but when they complement the law, they can save us from an alternative that is far worse: a repressive legal regime.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674368255http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400Cold War Democracy: The United States and Japanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976344Miller, Jennifer M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976344.jpg"><br /><p>During the occupation American policymakers identified elections and education as the wellsprings of a democratic consciousness in Japan. But as the extent of Japan&rsquo;s economic recovery became clear, they placed prosperity at the core of a revised vision for their new ally&rsquo;s future, as <b>Jennifer Miller</b> shows in this fresh appraisal of the Cold War.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976344http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400Economy and Society: A New Translationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674916548Weber, Max<br />Tribe, Keith<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674916548.jpg"><br /><p><b>Keith Tribe</b>&rsquo;s new translation presents <i>Economy and Society</i> as it stood when <b>Max Weber</b> died. One of the world&rsquo;s leading experts on Weber&rsquo;s thought, Tribe has produced a clear and faithful translation that will become the definitive English edition of one of the few indisputably great intellectual works of the past 150 years.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674916548http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400The Next Billion Users: Digital Life Beyond the Westhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983786Arora, Payal<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983786.jpg"><br /><p>Why do citizens of states with strict surveillance care so little about their digital privacy? Why do Brazilians eschew geo-tagging on social media? What drives young Indians to friend &ldquo;foreign&rdquo; strangers on Facebook and give &ldquo;missed calls&rdquo; to people? <b>Payal Arora</b> answers these questions and many more about the Internet&rsquo;s next billion users.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983786http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400Permanent Revolution: The Reformation and the Illiberal Roots of Liberalismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987135Simpson, James<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/14/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987135.jpg"><br /><p>How did the English Reformation, with its illiberal, intolerant beginnings, lay the groundwork for the Enlightenment&mdash;free will, liberty of conscience, religious toleration, constitutionalism, and all the rest? In his provocative rewriting of the history of liberalism, <b>James Simpson</b> uncovers its unexpected debt to Protestant evangelicalism.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987135http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400Hattiesburg: An American City in Black and Whitehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976351Sturkey, William<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2019<br />Available 03/05/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976351.jpg"><br /><p>In this rich multigenerational saga of race and family in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, <b>William Sturkey</b> reveals the personal stories behind the men and women who struggled to uphold their southern &ldquo;way of life&rdquo; against the threat of desegregation, and those who fought to tear it down in the name of justice and racial equality.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976351http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400The Age of Addiction: How Bad Habits Became Big Businesshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737372Courtwright, David T.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737372.jpg"><br /><p>We live in an age of addiction, from compulsive gaming and shopping to binge eating and opioid abuse. What can we do to resist temptations that insidiously and deliberately rewire our brains? Nothing, <b>David Courtwright</b> says, unless we understand the global enterprises whose &ldquo;limbic capitalism&rdquo; creates and caters to our bad habits.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737372http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400Catherine & Diderot: The Empress, the Philosopher, and the Fate of the Enlightenmenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737907Zaretsky, Robert<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737907.jpg"><br /><p>In a dual biography crafted around the famous encounter between the French philosopher who wrote about power and the Russian empress who wielded it with great aplomb, <b>Robert Zaretsky</b> invites us to reflect on the fraught relationship between politics and philosophy, and between a man of thought and a woman of action.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737907http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400John Rawls: The Path to a Theory of Justicehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976474Gališanka, Andrius<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976474.jpg"><br /><p>Critics have maintained that John Rawls&rsquo;s theory of justice is unrealistic and undemocratic. <b>Andrius Gali&scaron;anka</b>&rsquo;s incisive intellectual biography argues that in misunderstanding the origins and development of Rawls&rsquo;s argument, previous narratives fail to explain the novelty of his philosophical approach and so misunderstand his political vision.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976474http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400Time and Its Adversaries in the Seleucid Empirehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976931Kosmin, Paul J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2018<br />Available 11/05/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976931.jpg"><br /><p>Under Seleucid rule, time no longer restarted with each new monarch. Instead, progressively numbered years, identical to the system we use today, became the measure of historical duration. <b>Paul Kosmin</b> shows how this invention of a new kind of time&mdash;and resistance to it&mdash;transformed the way we organize our thoughts about the past, present, and future.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976931http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:47 -0400Becoming Human: A Theory of Ontogenyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980853Tomasello, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br />Available 12/10/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980853.jpg"><br /><p>Virtually all theories of how humans have become a distinctive species focus on evolution. Here, <b>Michael Tomasello</b> proposes a complementary theory focused on ontogenetic processes. Built on the essential ideas of Vygotsky, his data-driven model explains how those things that make us most human are constructed during the first six years of life.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980853http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:47 -0400The Art of Being: Poetics of the Novel and Existentialist Philosophyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983656Ong, Yi-Ping<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2018<br />Available 11/05/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983656.jpg"><br /><p>In this account of how the novel reorients philosophy toward the meaning of existence, <b>Yi-Ping Ong</b> shows that the existentialists discovered a radical way of thinking about the relation between the form of the novel and the nature of self-knowledge, freedom, and the world. At stake are the conditions under which knowledge of existence is possible.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983656http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:47 -0400Thinking Off Your Feet: How Empirical Psychology Vindicates Armchair Philosophyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986527Strevens, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br />Available 12/03/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986527.jpg"><br /><p>In an original defense of armchair philosophy, <b>Michael Strevens</b> seeks to restore philosophy to its traditional position as an essential part of the quest for knowledge, by reshaping debates about the nature of philosophical thinking. His approach explores experimental philosophy&rsquo;s methodological implications and the cognitive science of concepts.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986527http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:47 -0400Cyrus the Great: Life and Lorehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987388Shayegan, M. Rahim<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/14/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987388.jpg"><br /><p><i>Cyrus the Great</i> re-contextualizes Cyrus&rsquo;s epoch in light of recent scholarship. Themes include: Mesopotamian antecedents of his religious policy, the idiosyncratic genesis of Persian imperial art; Babylonian exile and the Bible; Hellenistic and Arsacid genealogical constructs; and his enigmatic evanescence in Sasanian and Muslim traditions.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987388http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:47 -0400Opera, Society, and Politics in Modern Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987166Li, Hsiao-t’i<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/14/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987166.jpg"><br /><p>Drawing on a rich array of primary sources, <b>Hsiao-t&rsquo;i Li</b> focuses on the reformed operas staged in Shanghai and Xi&rsquo;an in the early 20th century. Extensive information on both traditional/imperial China and revolutionary/Communist China reveal simplications of these &ldquo;modern&rdquo; operatic experiences and changing features of Chinese operas over five centuries.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987166http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:47 -0400Outbreak Culture: The Ebola Crisis and the Next Epidemichttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976115Sabeti, Pardis<br />Salahi, Lara<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br />Available 11/05/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976115.jpg"><br /><p>An award-winning genetic researcher and a tenacious journalist examine each phase of the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, the largest and deadliest of its kind. Their postmortem identifies factors that kept key information from reaching doctors, complicated the government&rsquo;s response to the crisis, and left responders unprepared for the next outbreak.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976115http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:46 -0400The Urban Commons: How Data and Technology Can Rebuild Our Communitieshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975293O'Brien, Daniel T.<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2018<br />Available 11/05/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975293.jpg"><br /><p>Through voicemail, apps, websites, and Twitter, Boston&rsquo;s sophisticated 311 system allows citizens to report potholes, broken streetlights, graffiti, and vandalism that affect everyone&rsquo;s quality of life. Drawing on Boston&rsquo;s rich data, <b>Daniel T. O&rsquo;Brien</b> offers a model of what smart technology can do for cities seeking both growth and sustainability.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975293http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:46 -0400More than Medicine: The Broken Promise of American Healthhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975903Kaplan, Robert M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/07/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975903.jpg"><br /><p>American science produces the best medical treatments in the world. Yet U.S. citizens lag behind in life expectancy and quality of life. <b>Robert Kaplan</b> marshals extensive data to make the case that U.S. health care priorities are sorely misplaced&mdash;invested in attacking disease, not in solving social problems that engender disease in the first place.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975903http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:46 -0400Greek and Latin Inscriptions from Sardis: Part II: Finds since 1958http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987265Petzl, Georg<br />Ramage, Andrew<br />Cahill, Nicholas D.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br />Available 01/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>The capital of Lydia was of outstanding importance as the residence of the kings and satraps. <b>Georg Petzl</b> presents a comprehensive corpus of epigraphic finds since 1958. Each inscription is accompanied by a description of the monument, bibliography, translation, and commentary; indices, concordances, photographs, and maps complement the collection.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987265http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:45 -0400The Arts of Iran in Istanbul and Anatolia: Seven Essayshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987340Davidson, Olga M.<br />Simpson, Marianna Shreve<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/07/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987340.jpg"><br /><p>Much medieval Persianate artwork&mdash;including books illustrated with exquisite miniature paintings&mdash;was disassembled and dispersed as isolated art objects. In <i>The Arts of Iran in Istanbul and Anatolia</i>, a literary historian and six art historians trace the journey from the destructive dispersal of fragments to the joys of restoration.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987340http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:45 -0400Homeric Imagery and the Natural Environmenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987357Brockliss, William<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2019<br />Available 12/10/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987357.jpg"><br /><p><b>William Brockliss</b>, responding to George Lakoff&rsquo;s and Mark Johnson&rsquo;s analysis of metaphor, explores the Homeric poets&rsquo; use of concrete concepts drawn from the Greek natural environment to aid their audiences&rsquo; understanding of abstract concepts. In particular, he considers Homeric images associating flowers with deception, disorder, and death.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987357http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:45 -0400Achilles Unbound: Multiformity and Tradition in the Homeric Epicshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987364Dué, Casey<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2019<br />Available 12/10/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987364.jpg"><br /><p><b>Casey Du&eacute;</b>, coeditor of <a class="external" href="http://www.homermultitext.org">the Homer Multitext</a>, explores both the traditionality and multiformity of the <i>Iliad</i>. Du&eacute; argues this multiform nature gives us glimpses of the very long history of the text, access to even earlier <i>Iliad</i>s, and a greater awareness of the mechanisms by which such a remarkable epic poem could be composed in performance.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987364http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:45 -0400In Her Own Words: The Life and Poetry of Aelia Eudociahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987371Sowers, Brian P.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2019<br />Available 12/10/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987371.jpg"><br /><p>Examining Aelia Eudocia&rsquo;s writings as a unified whole and in context, <b>Brian P. Sowers</b> reveals an exceptional author representing three late-antique communities: poets interested in transforming classical literature; Christians positioned outside traditional power structures; and women who challenged social, religious, and literary boundaries.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987371http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:45 -0400Dumbarton Oaks Papers, 72http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024378Boeck, Elena<br />Kalvesmaki, Joel<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/07/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024378.jpg"><br /><p><i>Dumbarton Oaks Papers</i> was in founded in 1941 to publish articles on Byzantine civilization. In this issue: Zellmann-Rohrer, &ldquo;Psalms Useful for Everything&rdquo;; Caner, &ldquo;Not a Hospital but a Leprosarium&rdquo;; Botley, &ldquo;The Books of Andronicus Callistus&rdquo;; Busine, &ldquo;The Dux and the Nun: Hagiography and the Cult of Artemios and Febronia&rdquo;; and many more.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024378http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:45 -0400Legacies of War: Enduring Memories, Persistent Patternshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987791Leaning, Jennifer<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2018<br />Available 02/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987791.jpg"><br /><p>With a lens trained on how civilians and soldiers remember the experience of armed conflict, <i>Legacies of War</i> challenges narrow conceptions of the cost of war. The book identifies significant trends in the conduct of war, and traces how these are rendered in social rituals of interpretation, commemoration, expiation, or avoidance.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987791http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:45 -0400Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium, 37: 2017http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987807Andrews, Celeste<br />Newton, Heather<br />Shack, Joseph<br />Wolf, Joe<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br />Available 01/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987807.jpg"><br /><p>Volume 37 of the <i>Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium</i> offers a wide range of articles on topics across the field of Celtic Studies. It includes the 2017 J. V. Kelleher lecture delivered by Paul Russell, Professor of Celtic, University of Cambridge, entitled &ldquo;&lsquo;Mistakes of All Kinds&rsquo;: The Glossography of Medieval Irish Literary Texts.&rdquo;</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987807http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:45 -0400Reading Wittgenstein with Anscombe, Going On to Ethicshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674051683Diamond, Cora<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/07/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674051683.jpg"><br /><p><b>Cora Diamond</b> follows two major philosophers as they think about thinking, and about our ability to respond to thinking that has gone astray. Acting as both witness to and participant in the encounter, she provides fresh perspective on the value of Wittgenstein&rsquo;s and Anscombe&rsquo;s work, and demonstrates what genuinely independent thought can achieve.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674051683http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:45 -0400Life Imprisonment: A Global Human Rights Analysishttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980662van Zyl Smit, Dirk<br />Appleton, Catherine<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br />Available 12/10/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980662.jpg"><br /><p>Life imprisonment has replaced the death penalty as the most common sentence imposed for heinous crimes worldwide. Consequently, it has become the leading issue of international criminal justice reform. In the first survey of its kind, <b>Dirk van Zyl Smit</b> and <b>Catherine Appleton</b> argue for a human rights&ndash;based reappraisal of this harsh punishment.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980662http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:45 -0400A Treatise on Dharmahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674277069Yajnavalkya<br />Olivelle, Patrick<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br />Available 12/10/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674277069.jpg"><br /><p><i>A Treatise on Dharma</i>, written in the fourth or fifth century, illuminates major innovations in religious, civil, and criminal law, and informed Indian life for a thousand years. This new critical edition, presented alongside the Sanskrit original in the Devanagari script, opens the classical age of ancient Indian law to modern readers.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674277069http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:45 -0400Just a Song: Chinese Lyrics from the Eleventh and Early Twelfth Centurieshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987128Owen, Stephen<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/07/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987128.jpg"><br /><p>&ldquo;Song Lyric,&rdquo; <i>ci</i>, is one of the most loved forms of Chinese poetry, radically distinct from &ldquo;Classical Poetry,&rdquo; <i>shi</i>. <b>Stephen Owen</b> examines song lyric&rsquo;s literary traditions, including its origins, major writers and collections, and development into a genre, while offering a new hypothesis on the relationship between song practice and written text.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987128http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:43 -0400Shrines to Living Men in the Ming Political Cosmoshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987142Schneewind, Sarah<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2018<br />Available 11/05/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987142.jpg"><br /><p>In the first book focusing on premortem shrines in any era of Chinese history, <b>Sarah Schneewind</b> places the institution at the intersection of politics and religion. This legitimate, institutionalized political voice for commoners expands a scholarly understanding of &ldquo;public opinion&rdquo; in late imperial China, and illuminates Ming thought and politics.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987142http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:43 -0400Beyond Greek: The Beginnings of Latin Literaturehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986589Feeney, Denis<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2019<br />Available 12/10/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986589.jpg"><br /><p>Ancient Roman authors are firmly established in the Western canon, and yet the birth of Latin literature was far from inevitable. The cultural flourishing that eventually produced the Latin classics was one of the strangest events in history, as <b>Denis Feeney</b> demonstrates in this bold revision.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986589http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:42 -0400Marvellous Thieves: Secret Authors of the Arabian Nightshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986596Horta, Paulo Lemos<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2019<br />Available 12/10/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986596.jpg"><br /><p>Ranging from the coffeehouses of Aleppo to the salons of Paris, from Calcutta to London, <b>Paulo Lemos Horta</b> introduces the poets and scholars, pilgrims and charlatans who made largely unacknowledged contributions to <i>Arabian Nights</i>. Each version betrays the distinctive cultural milieu in which it was produced.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986596http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:42 -0400Selected Writingshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780983532248Dapontes, Konstantinos<br />Tsalicoglou, Elina<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2018<br />Available 01/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780983532248.jpg"><br /><p>Elina Tsalicoglou offers an English rendition of <b>Konstantinos Dapontes</b>&rsquo;s idiosyncratic poem &ldquo;Canon of Hymns Comprising Many Exceptional Things,&rdquo; and selected passages from one of his most important works, <i>Garden of Graces</i>. These are accompanied by notes and a detailed introduction to the life and work of this significant Greek author.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780983532248http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:41 -0400Selected <i>Ghazals</i> and Other Poemshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919204Mir, Mir Taqi<br />Faruqi, Shamsur Rahman<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br />Available 12/10/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674919204.jpg"><br /><p><b>Mir Muhammad Taqi Mir</b> is widely regarded as the most accomplished poet in the Urdu language. <i>Selected <span style="font-style: normal">Ghazals</span> and Other Poems</i> offers a comprehensive collection of <i>ghazals</i> and <i>masnavis</i>. The Urdu text, presented here in the Nastaliq script, accompanies new translations of Mir&rsquo;s poems, some appearing in English for the first time.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919204http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:41 -0400Remembranceshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660298Mir, Mir Taqi<br />Naim, C. M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br />Available 12/10/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660298.jpg"><br /><p><i>Remembrances, </i>by acclaimed poet Mir Muhammad Taqi Mir, is a remarkable example of Indo-Persian autobiography, offering a vivid picture of political events and intrigues from 1760 to 1789. The Persian text in the Naskh script, including a series of jokes and anecdotes printed here for the first time, accompanies a newly revised English translation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660298http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:41 -0400The History of Akbar, Volume 5http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983953Abu'l-Fazl<br />Thackston, Wheeler M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br />Available 12/10/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983953.jpg"><br /><p><i>The History of Akbar, Volume 5</i> by Abu&rsquo;l-Fazl details the seventeenth to twenty-second years of Akbar&rsquo;s reign, including the conquest of Gujarat, the capture of Rohtas fort from rebel Afghans, and the invasions of Patna and Bengal. The Persian text, presented in the Naskh script, is based on a careful reassessment of primary sources.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983953http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:41 -0400Origin of the German Trauerspielhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674744240Benjamin, Walter<br />Eiland, Howard<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/07/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674744240.jpg"><br /><p>Focusing on the 17th-century play of mourning, <b>Walter Benjamin</b> identifies allegory as the constitutive trope of modernity, bespeaking a haunted, bedeviled world of mutability and eternal transience. In this rigorous elegant translation, history as trauerspiel is the condition as well as subject of modern allegory in its inscription of the abyssal.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674744240http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:41 -0400Two Works on Trebizondhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986626Panaretos, Michael<br />Bessarion<br />Kennedy, Scott<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br />Available 01/07/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986626.jpg"><br /><p>This volume presents translations from the Greek of two crucial primary sources published together for the first time&mdash;<b>Michael Panaretos</b>&rsquo;s <i>On the Emperors of Trebizond</i> and <b>Bessarion</b>&rsquo;s <i>Encomium on Trebizond</i>&mdash;providing enlightening perspectives on Byzantine identity and illuminating views of this major trading hub along the Silk Road.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986626http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:41 -0400<i>Tria sunt</i>: An Art of Poetry and Prosehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987531Camargo, Martin<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br />Available 01/07/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987531.jpg"><br /><p>The anonymous <i>Tria sunt</i>, with its wealth of illustrative materials, was a widely used and highly ambitious textbook compiled in the late fourteenth century for rhetorical composition at Oxford. Of all the major Latin arts of poetry and prose, it is the only one not previously edited or translated into English.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987531http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:41 -0400The Academy of Fisticuffs: Political Economy and Commercial Society in Enlightenment Italyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976641Reinert, Sophus A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2018<br />Available 12/03/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976641.jpg"><br /><p>The Italian Enlightenment, no less than the Scottish, was central to the emergence of political economy and creation of market societies. <b>Sophus Reinert</b> turns to Milan in the late 1700s to recover early socialists&rsquo; preoccupations with the often lethal tension among states, markets, and human welfare, and the policies these ideas informed.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976641http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:14 -0500Railroads and the Transformation of Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674368170Köll, Elisabeth<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br />Available 12/10/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674368170.jpg"><br /><p>To convey modern China&rsquo;s history and the forces driving its economic success, rail has no equal. From warlordism to Cultural Revolution, railroads suffered the country&rsquo;s ills but persisted because they were exemplary institutions. <b>Elisabeth K&ouml;ll</b> shows why they remain essential to the PRC&rsquo;s technocratic economic model for China&rsquo;s future.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674368170http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:13 -0500Critique of Forms of Lifehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737754Jaeggi, Rahel<br />Cronin, Ciaran<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2018<br />Available 12/03/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737754.jpg"><br /><p>For liberals, the question &ldquo;Do others live rightly?&rdquo; seems to demand a follow-up question: &ldquo;Who am I to judge?&rdquo; Peaceful coexistence, in this view, is predicated on restraint from morally evaluating our peers. But <b>Rahel Jaeggi</b> argues that criticizing is not only valid but also useful. Moral judgment is no error&mdash;the error lies in how we go about it.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737754http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:13 -0500Aquinas and the Market: Toward a Humane Economyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986404Hirschfeld, Mary L.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br />Available 11/05/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986404.jpg"><br /><p>Economists investigate the workings of markets and tend to set ethical questions aside. Theologians often dismiss economics, losing insights into the influence of market incentives on individual behavior. <b>Mary L. Hirschfeld</b> bridges this gap by showing how a humane economy can lead to the good life as outlined in the thought of St. Thomas Aquinas.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986404http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:13 -0500Inventing Edward Learhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971158Lodge, Sara<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br />Available 11/05/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971158.jpg"><br /><p>Edward Lear&mdash;the father of nonsense&mdash;wrote some of the best-loved poems in English. He was also admired as a naturalist, landscape painter, travel writer, and composer. Awkward but funny, absurdly sympathetic, Lear invented himself as a Victorian character. <b>Sara Lodge</b> offers a moving account of one of the era&rsquo;s most influential creative figures.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971158http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:13 -0500The Girls Next Door: Bringing the Home Front to the Front Lineshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986381Vuic, Kara Dixon<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/07/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986381.jpg"><br /><p>To boost soldiers&rsquo; morale and remind them of the stakes of victory, the American military formalized a recreation program that sent respectable young women, along with famous entertainers, overseas. This history of the women who talked and listened, danced and sang, adds an intimate chapter to the story of war and its ties to life in peacetime.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986381http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:12 -0500The Story of Mythhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674185074Johnston, Sarah Iles<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2018<br />Available 11/05/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674185074.jpg"><br /><p><b>Sarah Iles Johnston</b> argues that the nature of myths as gripping tales starring vivid characters enabled them to do their most important work: sustaining belief in the gods and heroes of Greek religion. She shows how Greek myths&mdash;and the stories told by all cultures&mdash;affect our shared view of the cosmos and the creatures who inhabit it.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674185074http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:12 -0500Progressive New World: How Settler Colonialism and Transpacific Exchange Shaped American Reformhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975958Lake, Marilyn<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br />Available 12/03/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975958.jpg"><br /><p>In a bold argument, <b>Marilyn Lake</b> shows that race and reform were mutually supportive as Progressivism became the political logic of settler colonialism at the turn of the 20th century. She points to exchanges between American and Australasian reformers who shared racial sensibilities, along with a commitment to forging an ideal social order.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975958http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:12 -0500Lord Cornwallis Is Dead: The Struggle for Democracy in the United States and Indiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983441Slate, Nico<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/07/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983441.jpg"><br /><p>Do democracies bring about greater equality among their citizens? India embraced universal suffrage in 1947 and yet its citizens are far from realizing equality. The U.S. struggles with intolerance and inequality well into the twenty-first century. <b>Nico Slate</b> offers a new look at the struggle for freedom that linked two former British colonies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983441http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:12 -0500To See Paris and Die: The Soviet Lives of Western Culturehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980716Gilburd, Eleonory<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br />Available 12/03/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980716.jpg"><br /><p>After Stalin died a torrent of Western novels, films, and paintings invaded Soviet streets and homes. Soviet citizens invested these imports with political and personal significance, transforming them into intimate possessions. <b>Eleonory Gilburd</b> reveals how Western culture defined the last three decades of the Soviet Union, its death, and afterlife.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980716http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:11 -0500Greek and Latin Poetryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984578Poliziano, Angelo<br />Knox, Peter E.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984578.jpg"><br /><p><b>Angelo Poliziano</b> (1454&ndash;1494) was one of the great scholar-poets of the Renaissance and a leading figure in the Florence during the Age of the Medici. This I Tatti edition contains all of his Greek and Latin poetry (with the exception of the <a class="publicationTitle" href="/catalog.php?isbn=9780674014800">Silvae</a> in ITRL 14) translated into English for the first time.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984578http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:10 -0500On Human Worth and Excellencehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984585Manetti, Giannozzo<br />Copenhaver, Brian P.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2019<br />Available 02/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984585.jpg"><br /><p>In <i>On Human Worth and Excellence</i>, celebrated diplomat, historian, philosopher, and scholar <b>Giannozzo Manetti</b> (1396&ndash;1459) asks: what are the moral, intellectual, and spiritual capabilities of the unique amalgam of body and soul that constitutes human nature? This I Tatti edition contains the first complete translation into English.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984585http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:10 -0500Making China Modern: From the Great Qing to Xi Jinpinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737358Mühlhahn, Klaus<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br />Available 12/03/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737358.jpg"><br /><p><b>Klaus M&uuml;hlhahn</b> situates modern China in the nation&rsquo;s long, dynamic tradition of overcoming adversity and weakness through creative adaptation&mdash;a legacy of crisis and recovery that is apparent today in China&rsquo;s triumphs but also in its most worrisome trends. M&uuml;hlhahn&rsquo;s panoramic survey rewrites the history of modern China for a new generation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737358http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:10 -0500Our Universe: An Astronomer’s Guidehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984288Dunkley, Jo<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984288.jpg"><br /><p><b>Jo Dunkley</b> combines her expertise as an astrophysicist with her talents as a writer and teacher to present an elegant introduction to the structure, history, and enduring mysteries of the universe. Among the cutting-edge phenomena discussed are the accelerating expansion of the universe and the possibility that our universe is only one of many.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984288http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:07 -0500Agamemnon, the Pathetic Despot: Reading Characterization in Homerhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984455Porter, Andrew<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984455.jpg"><br /><p><b>Andrew Porter</b> explores characterization in Homer, from an oral-traditional point of view, through the resonance of words, themes, and &ldquo;back stories&rdquo; from the past and future. He analyzes Agamemnon&rsquo;s character traits in the <a class="publicationTitle" href="/catalog.php?isbn=9780674995796">Iliad</a>, including his qualities as a leader, against events such as his tragic homecoming in the <a class="publicationTitle" href="9780674995611">Odyssey</a>.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984455http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:03 -0500A Comparative Dictionary of Raute and Rawat: Tibeto-Burman Languages of the Central Himalayashttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984349Fortier, Jana<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>The Raute and Rawat people of the central Himalayan region live by hunting, gathering, and trading wooden carvings. <i>A Comparative Dictionary of Raute and Rawat</i> provides a useful reference work with new information about the speakers&rsquo; ethnic identities and culturally significant plants, animals, deities, and material culture.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984349http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:03 -0500Guardian of a Dying Flame: Śāriputra (c. 1335–1426) and the End of Late Indian Buddhismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984356McKeown, Arthur<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><b>Arthur McKeown</b> examines newly revealed Tibetan and Chinese biographies of &#346;&amacr;riputra and a collection of historical documents in Sanskrit, Tibetan, and Chinese. These sources point to a fundamental reconsideration of later Indian Buddhism, its relationship with Brahmanism and Islam, and its enduring importance throughout Asia.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984356http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:03 -0500Lokaprakāśa by Kṣemendra with the commentary of Sahaja Bhaṭṭa, Volume 2http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984363Kṣemendra<br />Bhaṭṭa, Sahaja<br />Witzel, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>Long lost, the edition of this significant text has been recovered in the Soci&eacute;t&eacute; Asiatique in Paris and is now published here. <i>Lokaprak&amacr;&sacute;a by Ks&#803;emendra with the commentary of Sahaja Bhat&#803;t&#803;a</i> fills a large gap in our knowledge of private life and public administration in medieval India and will greatly interest Sanskritists and historians.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984363http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:03 -0500Baking Emily Dickinson’s Black Cakehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980099Hardman, Emilie<br />Cole, Heather<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><i>Baking Emily Dickinson&rsquo;s Black Cake</i> delves into the history of the poet&rsquo;s manuscript recipe. It calls for &ldquo;2 Butter. / 19 eggs. / 5 pounds Raisins&rdquo; and produces batter weighing in excess of twenty pounds. Explore the story of each ingredient, in the context of Emily Dickinson&rsquo;s nineteenth century Amherst home, with librarians of Houghton.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980099http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:30:54 -0500One Man Show: Poetics and Presence in the <i>Iliad</i> and <i>Odyssey</i>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980020Kretler, Katherine L.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980020.jpg"><br /><p><b>Katherine L. Kretler</b> plumbs the virtues of the Homeric poems as scripts for solo performance. What is lost in the journey from the stage to the page? The book focuses on the performer not as transparent mediator, but as one haunted by multiple stories, bringing suppressed voices to the surface.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980020http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Oct 2017 15:09:46 -0400Far & Near: Selections from the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnologyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658690<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2019<br />Available 12/31/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780873658690.jpg"><br /><p>Since its founding in 1886, the Peabody Museum has been collecting, caring for, exhibiting, and researching objects produced by human cultures around the world. <i>Far &amp; Near</i> provides a tantalizing glimpse into the wonders of these collections, which reflect the skilled artistry of human hands and the endless creativity of the human mind.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658690http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Oct 2017 15:09:46 -0400Lokaprakāśa by Kṣemendra with the commentary of Sahaja Bhaṭṭa, Volume 1http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980389Kṣemendra<br />Bhaṭṭa, Sahaja<br />Witzel, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>Long lost, the edition of this significant text has been recovered in the Soci&eacute;t&eacute; Asiatique in Paris and is now published here. <i>Lokaprak&amacr;&sacute;a by Ks&#803;emendra with the commentary of Sahaja Bhat&#803;t&#803;a</i> fills a large gap in our knowledge of private life and public administration in medieval India and will greatly interest Sanskritists and historians.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980389http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Oct 2017 15:09:43 -0400Aesthetic Life: Beauty and Art in Modern Japanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975163Lippit, Miya Elise Mizuta<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975163.jpg"><br /><p><i>Aesthetic Life</i> is a study of modern Japan, engaging the fields of art history, literature, and cultural studies, seeking to understand how the &ldquo;beautiful woman&rdquo; (<i>bijin</i>) emerged as a symbol of Japanese culture during the Meiji period (1868&ndash;1912).</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975163http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 13:11:07 -0400The Singer of Tales: Third Editionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975736Lord, Albert B.<br />Elmer, David F.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975736.jpg"><br /><p>First published in 1960, <i>The Singer of Tales</i> remains the fundamental study of the distinctive techniques and aesthetics of oral epic poetry&mdash;from South Slavic epic songs to the <a class="publicationTitle" href="/catalog.php?isbn=9780674995796">Iliad</a>, <a class="publicationTitle" href="/catalog.php?isbn=9780674995611">Odyssey</a>, <a class="publicationTitle" href="/catalog.php?isbn=9780674052956">Beowulf</a> and beyond. This edition offers a corrected text and is supplemented by an open-access website with audio recordings.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975736http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 13:11:07 -0400Sculpture and Coins: Margarete Bieber as Scholar and Collectorhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674428379Arnold-Biucchi, Carmen<br />Beckmann, Martin<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>Based on a Harvard Art Museums symposium on the acquisition of Margarete Bieber&rsquo;s coin collection, <i>Sculpture and Coins</i> addresses the relation between large statuary and miniature art in the private and public domain. Scholars from various disciplines explain the importance of coins for identifying and analyzing Greek and Roman portraiture.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674428379http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 06 Nov 2013 11:18:54 -0500James and Royce Reconsidered: Reflections on the Centenary of <i>Pragmatism</i>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674033054Lamberth, David C.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674033054.jpg"><br /><p>In the first decade of the twentieth century, William James and Josiah Royce, both professors of philosophy at Harvard, towered over American philosophy and exerted wide influence on European thought. This volume offers a unique view of the state of the discussion on James and Royce across several disciplines.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674033054http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 21 Jul 2009 13:32:45 -0400