Harvard University Press - Forthcoming Bookshttp://www.hup.harvard.eduPublications from Harvard University Press: Forthcoming Booksen-usCopyright 2017 Harvard University PressContact_HUP@harvard.eduWed, 29 Mar 2017 03:11:42 -0400How College Workshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979802Chambliss, Daniel F.<br />Takacs, Christopher G.<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br />Available 01/15/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979802.jpg"><br /><p><i>How College Works</i> reveals the decisive role personal relationships play in undergraduate success, and puts forward small, inexpensive interventions that improve students&rsquo; education. Great teachers are more important than topics studied, and a small number of good friends make a significant difference academically as well as socially.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979802http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400London Foghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979819Corton, Christine L.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/04/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979819.jpg"><br /><p>The classic London fogs&mdash;thick yellow &ldquo;pea-soupers&rdquo;&mdash;were born in the industrial age and remained a feature of cold, windless winter days until clean air legislation in the 1960s. <b>Christine L. Corton</b> tells the story of these epic London fogs, their dangers and beauty, and the lasting effects on our culture and imagination of these urban spectacles.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979819http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400From the War on Poverty to the War on Crimehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979826Hinton, Elizabeth<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2017<br />Available 07/31/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979826.jpg"><br /><p>How did the land of the free become the home of the world&rsquo;s largest prison system? <b>Elizabeth Hinton</b> traces the rise of mass incarceration to an ironic source: not the War on Drugs of the Reagan administration but the War on Crime that began during Johnson&rsquo;s Great Society at the height of the civil rights era.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979826http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400The Struggle for Pakistanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979833Jalal, Ayesha<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/16/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979833.jpg"><br /><p>In a probing biography of her native land, <b>Ayesha Jalal</b> provides a unique insider&rsquo;s assessment of how the nuclear-armed Muslim nation of Pakistan evolved into a country besieged by military domination and militant religious extremism, and explains why its dilemmas weigh so heavily on prospects for peace in the region.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979833http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400Nothing Ever Dieshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979840Nguyen, Viet Thanh<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/16/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979840.jpg"><br /><p><i>Nothing Ever Dies</i>, <b>Viet Thanh Nguyen</b> writes. All wars are fought twice, the first time on the battlefield, the second time in memory. From the author of the Pulitzer Prize&ndash;winning novel <i>The Sympathizer</i> comes a searching exploration of a conflict that lives on in the collective memory of both the Americans and the Vietnamese.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979840http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400Capital in the Twenty-First Centuryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979857Piketty, Thomas<br />Goldhammer, Arthur<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2017<br />Available 07/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979857.jpg"><br /><p>The main driver of inequality&mdash;returns on capital that exceed the rate of economic growth&mdash;is again threatening to generate extreme discontent and undermine democratic values. <b>Thomas Piketty</b>&rsquo;s findings in this ambitious, original, rigorous work will transform debate and set the agenda for the next generation of thought about wealth and inequality.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979857http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400After Naturehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979864Purdy, Jedediah<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br />Available 01/15/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979864.jpg"><br /><p>Nature no longer exists apart from humanity. The world we will inhabit is the one we have made. Geologists call this epoch the Anthropocene, Age of Humans. The facts of the Anthropocene are scientific&mdash;emissions, pollens, extinctions&mdash;but its shape and meaning are questions for politics. <b>Jedediah Purdy</b> develops a politics for this post-natural world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979864http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400Inventing the Individualhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979888Siedentop, Larry<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/18/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979888.jpg"><br /><p>Here, in a grand narrative spanning 1,800 years of European history, a distinguished political philosopher firmly rejects Western liberalism&rsquo;s usual account of itself: its emergence in opposition to religion in the early modern era. <b>Larry Siedentop</b> argues instead that liberal thought is, in its underlying assumptions, the offspring of the Church.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979888http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400The Coming of the Terror in the French Revolutionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979895Tackett, Timothy<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/16/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979895.jpg"><br /><p>How did the French Revolution&rsquo;s ideals of liberty, equality, and fraternity descend into violence and terror? <b>Timothy Tackett</b> offers a new interpretation of this turning point in world history. Penetrating the mentality of Revolutionary elites on the eve of the Terror, he reveals how suspicion and mistrust escalated and helped propel their actions.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979895http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400The Naked Blogger of Cairohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980051Kraidy, Marwan M.<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2017<br />Available 07/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980051.jpg"><br /><p>Across the Arab world, protesters voiced dissent through slogans, graffiti, puppetry, videos, and satire that called for the overthrow of dictatorial regimes. Investigating what drives people to risk everything to express themselves in rebellious art, <b>Marwan M. Kraidy</b> uncovers the creative insurgency at the heart of the Arab uprisings of 2010&ndash;2012.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980051http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400War by Other Meanshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979796Blackwill, Robert D.<br />Harris, Jennifer M.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/18/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979796.jpg"><br /><p>Nations carry out geopolitical combat through economic means. Yet America often reaches for the gun over the purse to advance its interests abroad. <b>Robert Blackwill</b> and <b>Jennifer Harris</b> show that if U.S. policies are left uncorrected, the price in blood and treasure will only grow. Geoeconomic warfare requires a new vision of U.S. statecraft.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979796http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400The New Pakistani Middle Classhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674280038Maqsood, Ammara<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/16/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674280038.jpg"><br /><p>Images of religious extremism and violence in Pakistan&mdash;and the narratives that interpret them&mdash;inform global events but also twist back to shape local class politics. <b>Ammara Maqsood</b> focuses on life in Lahore, where she untangles these narratives to show how central they are for understanding competition between middle-class groups.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674280038http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400The Chance of Salvationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975620Mullen, Lincoln A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br />Available 07/31/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975620.jpg"><br /><p>The United States has a long history of religious pluralism, and yet Americans have often thought that people&rsquo;s faith determines their eternal destinies. The result is that Americans switch religions more often than any other nation. <b>Lincoln Mullen</b> traces the history of the distinctively American idea that religion is a matter of individual choice.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975620http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400Safe Passagehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975071Schake, Kori<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975071.jpg"><br /><p>History records only one peaceful transition of hegemonic power: the passage from British to American dominance of the international order. To explain why this transition was nonviolent, <b>Kori Schake</b> explores nine points of crisis between Britain and the U.S., from the Monroe Doctrine to the unequal &ldquo;special relationship&rdquo; during World War II.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975071http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400Colored Cosmopolitanismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979727Slate, Nico<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2017<br />Available 07/31/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979727.jpg"><br /><p>This is the first detailed account of the transnational encounter between African Americans and South Asians from the nineteenth century through the 1960s as they sought a united front against racism, imperialism, and other forms of oppression. It offers a fresh glimpse of Gandhi, Nehru, Booker T. Washington, Du Bois, and Martin Luther King, Jr.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979727http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400Out of Boundshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780964031784Monson, Ingrid<br />Oja, Carol J.<br />Wolf, Richard K.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780964031784.jpg"><br /><p><i>Out of Bounds</i> examines Kay Kaufman Shelemay&rsquo;s impact as a pioneer of musical diaspora studies on a generation of scholars. The wide-ranging essays treat such diverse topics as cantorial life in America, gender and fertility among Ethiopians in Israel, transnational performance itineraries of griots and Korean drummers, and video games.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780964031784http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400One Man Showhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980020Kretler, Katherine L.<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/30/2017<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, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400Still Pointshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658706Gardner, Robert<br />Pressman, Adele<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/04/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780873658706.jpg"><br /><p><i>Still Points</i> is a collection of remarkable photographs taken by award-winning nonfiction filmmaker and author <b>Robert Gardner</b> during his anthropological and filming expeditions around the world. His images&mdash;from the Kalahari Desert, New Guinea, Colombia, India, Ethiopia, Niger, and other remote locations&mdash;are now in Harvard&rsquo;s Peabody Museum.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658706http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400The Archaeology of Mural Painting at Pañamarca, Peruhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024248Trever, Lisa<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br />Available 01/08/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024248.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Archaeology of Mural Painting at Pa&ntilde;amarca, Peru</i> is a richly illustrated volume offering a nuanced account of the modern history of exploration, archaeology, and image making at Pa&ntilde;amarca. It also offers detailed documentation of the new fieldwork carried out by the authors at the site.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024248http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400Knowing Bodies, Passionate Soulshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024217Harvey, Susan Ashbrook<br />Mullett, Margaret<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br />Available 01/15/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024217.jpg"><br /><p>Scholars have attended to aspects of sight and sound in Byzantine culture, but have generally left smell, taste, and touch undervalued and understudied. Through collected essays that redress the imbalance, the volume offers a fresh charting of the Byzantine sensorium as a whole.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024217http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400Justinianic Mosaics of Hagia Sophia and Their Aftermathhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024231Teteriatnikov, Natalia B.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024231.jpg"><br /><p>Hagia Sophia is the architectural jewel of Constantinople. The edifice is intact, yet only some of its original mosaics survive. <b>Natalia Teteriatnikov</b> analyzes the materials, the architectural and theological aesthetics, and the social conditions that led to the distinctive mosaics, alongside watercolors of lost mosaics by Gaspare Fossati.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024231http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400Far & Nearhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658690<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/25/2017<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, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions, Volume 10: Part 1: Cotzumalhuapahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658683Chinchilla Mazariegos, Oswaldo<br />Fash, Barbara W.<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br />Available 01/08/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><b>Oswaldo Chinchilla Mazariegos</b> presents the first of four volumes on the site of Cotzumalhuapa in Guatemala. The book describes the site and history of exploration at one of the major Late Classic cities of Mesoamerica, as well as the city&rsquo;s interchange and cultural overlaps with the lowland Maya region.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658683http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400A Short History of European Lawhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980341Herzog, Tamar<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980341.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=9780674980341http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400And Again: Photographs from the Harvard Foresthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980273<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br />Available 01/15/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980273.jpg"><br /><p><b>John Hirsch</b> chronicles the research, scientists, and ephemera of the <a class="external" href="http://harvardforest.fas.harvard.edu/">Harvard Forest</a>&mdash;a 3,750-acre research forest in Petersham, Massachusetts. Essays by <b>David Foster</b>, <b>Clarisse Hart</b>, and <b>Margot Anne Kelley</b> expand the scope of this photographic exploration and consider pressing issues of climate change, ecosystem resilience, and land and water use.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980273http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400Albert’s Anthologyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980549Coleman, Kathleen M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/27/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980549.jpg"><br /><p><i>Albert&rsquo;s Anthology</i> comprises 76 brief and informal reflections on a line or two of Greek or Latin poetry&mdash;and a few prose quotations and artistic objects&mdash;composed by colleagues and students of Albert Henrichs, who devoted his scholarly career to Greek literature and religion&mdash;especially his favorite Greek god, Dionysos.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980549http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:17 -0400Pious Fashionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976160Bucar, Elizabeth<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br />Available 07/31/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976160.jpg"><br /><p>For many westerners, the veil is the ultimate sign of women&rsquo;s oppression. But <b>Elizabeth Bucar</b>&rsquo;s take on Muslim women&rsquo;s clothing is a far cry from this attitude. She invites readers to join her in three Muslim-majority nations as she surveys pious fashion from head to toe and shows how Muslim women approach the question &ldquo;What to wear?&rdquo; with style.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976160http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Encountering Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976146Sandel, Michael J.<br />D'Ambrosio, Paul J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976146.jpg"><br /><p>In <b>Michael Sandel</b> the Chinese have found a guide through the ethical dilemmas created by their swift embrace of a market economy&mdash;one whose communitarian ideas resonate with China&rsquo;s own rich, ancient philosophical traditions. This volume explores the connections and tensions revealed in this unlikely episode of Chinese engagement with the West.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976146http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400The Dawn of Christianityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976467Knapp, Robert<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br />Available 07/17/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976467.jpg"><br /><p><b>Robert Knapp</b> reveals why some ordinary people in Judea and in the Roman and Greek worlds embraced a new approach to the supernatural in their daily lives. In a time of prophets, miracles, and magic, Jesus convinced people to change their beliefs by showing his connection to god-like power and solidifying his credentials through the Resurrection.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976467http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Out of Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976870Bickers, Robert<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br />Available 07/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976870.jpg"><br /><p>China&rsquo;s new nationalism is rooted not in its present power but in shameful memories of its former weaknesses. Invaded, humiliated, and looted by foreign powers in the past, China looks out at the twenty-first century through the lens of the past two centuries. History matters deeply to Beijing&rsquo;s current rulers, and <b>Robert Bickers</b> explains why.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976870http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Ancestors, Kings, and the Daohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976955Cook, Constance A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976955.jpg"><br /><p><i>Ancestors, Kings, and the Dao</i> outlines the evolution of musical performance in early China, first within and then ultimately away from the socio-religious context of ancestor worship. The focus of this study is on excavated texts; it is the first to use both bronze and bamboo narratives to show the evolution of a single ritual practice.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976955http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Naming the Localhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976962Suh, Soyoung<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/27/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976962.jpg"><br /><p>By tracing Korean-educated agents&rsquo; efforts to articulate the vernacular nomenclature of medicine over time, <b>Soyoung Suh</b> examines the limitations and possibilities of creating a mode of &ldquo;Koreanness&rdquo; in medicine&mdash;and the Korean manifestation of cultural and national identities.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976962http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400From Domestic Women to Sensitive Young Menhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976979Yang, Yoon Sun<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br />Available 07/17/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976979.jpg"><br /><p><b>Yoon Sun Yang</b> argues that the first literary iterations of the Korean individual were female figures in late nineteenth century domestic novels. This study disrupts the canonical account of a non-gendered, linear progress toward modern Korean selfhood and examines translation&rsquo;s impact on Korea&rsquo;s construction of modern gender roles.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976979http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Ennobling Japan’s Savage Northeasthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977006Hopson, Nathan<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977006.jpg"><br /><p><b>Nathan Hopson</b> unravels the contested postwar meanings of the Northeast T&omacr;hoku region of Japan to reveal the complex and contradictory ways in which that region has been incorporated into Japan&rsquo;s shifting self-images since World War II.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977006http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400An Introduction to Chinese Poetryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977013Fuller, Michael A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br />Available 01/08/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977013.jpg"><br /><p>This innovative textbook for learning classical Chinese poetry moves beyond the traditional anthology of poems translated into English and instead brings readers&mdash;including those with no knowledge of Chinese&mdash;as close as possible to the texture of the poems in their original language.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977013http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400The Halberd at Red Cliffhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977037Tian, Xiaofei<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/04/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977037.jpg"><br /><p>The third century CE&mdash;the Jian&rsquo;an era or Three Kingdoms&mdash;holds double significance for the Chinese cultural tradition. Its writings laid the foundation of classical poetry and literary criticism. Its historical personages and events also inspired works of art throughout Chinese history. <b>Xiaofei Tian</b> examines the interface of these two nostalgias.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977037http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Revolutionary Waveshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977167Xiao, Tie<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br />Available 08/28/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977167.jpg"><br /><p><i>Revolutionary Waves</i> analyzes the crowd in the Chinese cultural and political imagination and its global resonances by delving into a wide range of fiction, philosophy, poetry, and psychological studies&mdash;raising questions about the promise and peril of community as communion and reimagining collective life in China&rsquo;s post-socialist present.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977167http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400The China Questionshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979406Rudolph, Jennifer<br />Szonyi, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979406.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 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=9780674979406http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium, 36: 2016http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979444Jacques, Michaela<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979444.jpg"><br /><p><i>Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium, 36</i> includes Jerry Hunter&rsquo;s 2016 J. V. Kelleher Lecture &ldquo;The Red Sword, the Sickle and the Author&rsquo;s Revenge: Welsh Literature and Conflict in the Seventeenth Century.&rdquo; Other papers offer a wide range of articles on topics across the field of Celtic Studies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979444http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Dumbarton Oaks Papers, 71http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024200Boeck, Elena<br />Maas, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br />Available 01/08/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024200.jpg"><br /><p>In this issue of <i>Dumbarton Oaks Papers</i>: Drandaki, &ldquo;Piety, Politics, and Art in Fifteenth-Century Venetian Crete&rdquo;; Baker, Dompieri, G&ouml;kyildirim, &ldquo;The Reformed Byzantine Silver Based Currencies in the Light of the Hoards from the Belgrade Gate&rdquo;; Vionis, &ldquo;Understanding Settlements in Byzantine Greece: New Data and Approaches&rdquo;; and more.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024200http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Art of Jazzhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980266Bindman, David<br />Blier, Suzanne Preston<br />Grant, Vera Ingrid<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br />Available 01/15/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980266.jpg"><br /><p>This catalogue documents the exhibition <i>Art of Jazz</i>, a collaborative installation at the Ethelbert Cooper Gallery of African &amp; African American Art and Harvard Art Museums. The book explores the intersection of the visual arts and jazz music, and presents a visual feast of full color plates of artworks, preceded by a series of essays.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980266http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Materialien zur Prasun-Sprache des Afghanischen Hindukusch, Teil II: Grammatikhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980372Buddruss, Georg<br />Degener, Almuth<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/27/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><b>Georg Buddruss</b> collected source texts in the Prasun Valley in 1956 and 1970, in several dialectal varieties. The present volume is the outcome of extensive work on this text corpus, and represents a major contribution to studies of Nuristani and other languages of the Hindukush-Karakoram region.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980372http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -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 />October 2017<br />Available 09/18/2017<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, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Challenging the Codehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781932650181Hryn, Halyna<br />Koropeckyj, Roman<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2017<br />Available 10/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><i>Challenging the Code</i> presents essays examining central issues in Ukrainian literature and culture, with special attention to the comparative and deconstructive approaches of George G. Grabowicz. All major time periods are covered, from the onset of literacy in Kyivan Rus&acute; to twentieth-century modernism and beyond.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781932650181http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400The Epic of Ram, Volume 3http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975019Tulsidas<br />Lutgendorf, Philip<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/04/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975019.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Epic of Ram, Volume 3</i> details the schemes of Ram&rsquo;s stepmother, who thwarts his installation on the throne of Avadh. Ram calmly accepts fourteen years of forest exile with his wife, Sita, and younger brother Lakshman. This edition features the Avadhi text in the Devanagari script alongside the English translation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975019http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400History of Rome, Volume Xhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997158Livy<br />Yardley, J. C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/18/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><b>Livy</b> (Titus Livius, 64 or 59 BC&ndash;AD 12 or 17), the Roman historian, presents a vivid narrative of Rome&rsquo;s rise from the traditional foundation of the city in 753 or 751 BC to 9 BC and illustrates the virtues necessary to achieve such greatness. The books of the fourth decad (31&ndash;40) focus on Rome&rsquo;s growing hegemony in the East in the years 200&ndash;180.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997158http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400The Policy Statehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674728745Orren, Karen<br />Skowronek, Stephen<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674728745.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=9780674728745http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Hygiene, Volume Ihttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997127Galen<br />Johnston, Ian<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/18/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>In his treatises <i>Hygiene</i>, <i>Thrasybulus</i>, and <i>On Exercise with a Small Ball</i>, <b>Galen of Pergamum</b> addresses topics of preventive medicine, health, and wellness that continue to resonate with practices of modern doctors and physical therapists.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997127http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Chimpanzees and Human Evolutionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967953Muller, Martin N.<br />Wrangham, Richard W.<br />Pilbeam, David R.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674967953.jpg"><br /><p>Knowledge of wild chimpanzees has expanded dramatically. This volume, edited by <b>Martin Muller</b>, <b>Richard Wrangham</b>, and <b>David Pilbeam</b>, brings together scientists who are leading a revolution to discover and explain human uniqueness, by studying our closest living relatives. Their conclusions may transform our understanding of human evolution.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967953http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400The Life of Padma, Volume 1http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660366Svayambhudeva<br />De Clercq, Eva<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/04/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660366.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Life of Padma, Volume 1</i> recounts the histories and noteworthy ancestors of Rama&rsquo;s allies and enemies, focusing on his antagonist Ravana. This first direct translation into English of the oldest extant work in Apabhramsha is accompanied by a corrected reprint in the Devanagari script of Harivallabh C. Bhayani&rsquo;s critical edition.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660366http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Political Violence in Ancient Indiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975279Singh, Upinder<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br />Available 08/28/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975279.jpg"><br /><p>Gandhi and Nehru helped create a myth of nonviolence in ancient India that obscures a troubled, complex heritage: a long struggle to reconcile the ethics of nonviolence with the need to use violence to rule. <b>Upinder Singh</b> documents the tension between violence and nonviolence in ancient Indian political thought and practice, 600 BCE to 600 CE.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975279http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Constitutional Couphttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737730Michaels, Jon D.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/25/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737730.jpg"><br /><p>Americans hate bureaucracy&mdash;though they love the services it provides&mdash;and demand that government run like a business. Hence today&rsquo;s privatization revolution. <b>Jon Michaels</b> shows how the fusion of politics and profits commercializes government and consolidates state power in ways the Constitution&rsquo;s framers endeavored to disaggregate.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737730http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400The Middle East and the Making of the Modern Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088337Schayegh, Cyrus<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br />Available 07/31/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088337.jpg"><br /><p><b>Cyrus Scayegh</b>&rsquo;s innovative socio-spatial history traces how different cities, geographic areas, and networks molded the Middle East from the mid-nineteenth to the mid-twentieth century. Building on this case, he argues that the modern world is best defined by the interlinking of cities, states, and regions in mutually transformative ways.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088337http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Mughal Arcadiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975859Sharma, Sunil<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975859.jpg"><br /><p>Mughal rulers were legendary connoisseurs of the arts, whose patronage attracted poets, artists, and scholars from all parts of the world. <b>Sunil Sharma</b> explores the rise and decline of Persian court poetry in India and the invention of an enduring idea of a literary paradise, perfectly exemplified by the valley of Kashmir.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975859http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Fragmentary Republican Latin, Volume Ihttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997011Ennius<br />Goldberg, Sander M.<br />Manuwald, Gesine<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/18/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><b>Quintus Ennius</b> (239&ndash;169), widely regarded as the father of Roman literature, was instrumental in creating a new Roman literary identity, domesticating the Greek forms of epic and drama, and pursuing a range of other literary and intellectual pursuits. He inspired major developments in Roman religion, social organization, and popular culture.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997011http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Landscapes of Hopehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976375McCammack, Brian<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/18/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976375.jpg"><br /><p>In the first interdisciplinary history to frame the African American Great Migration as an environmental experience, <b>Brian McCammack</b> travels to Chicago&rsquo;s parks and beaches as well as farms and forests of the rural Midwest, where African Americans retreated to relax and reconnect with southern identities and lifestyles they had left behind.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976375http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Austrian Reconstruction and the Collapse of Global Finance, 1921–1931http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088924Marcus, Nathan<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br />Available 01/08/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088924.jpg"><br /><p>Although some statesmen and historians have pinned Austria&rsquo;s&mdash;and the world&rsquo;s&mdash;interwar economic implosion on financial colonialism, in this corrective history <b>Nathan Marcus</b> deemphasizes the negative role of external players and points to the greater impact of domestic malfeasance and predatory speculation on Austrian political and financial decline.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088924http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400I Remain Yourshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737648Hager, Christopher<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/04/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737648.jpg"><br /><p>For men in the Union and Confederate armies and their families at home, letter writing was the sole means to communicate. Taking pen to paper was a new and daunting task, but <b>Christopher Hager</b> shows how ordinary people made writing their own, and how they in turn transformed the culture of letters into a popular, democratic mode of communication.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737648http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400The Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Granthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976290Grant, Ulysses S.<br />Marszalek, John F.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976290.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=9780674976290http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400The Epic of Ram, Volume 4http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975026Tulsidas<br />Lutgendorf, Philip<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/04/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975026.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Epic of Ram, Volume 4</i> turns to the story of Ram&rsquo;s younger half-brother Bharat. Despite efforts to place him on the throne of Avadh, Bharat refuses, ashamed that Ram has been exiled, and makes a pilgrimage to restore the true heir. This edition features the Avadhi text in the Devanagari script alongside the English translation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975026http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Enlisting Faithhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972155Stahl, Ronit Y.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/02/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972155.jpg"><br /><p><b>Ronit Stahl</b> traces the ways the U.S. military struggled with, encouraged, and regulated religious pluralism and scrambled to handle the nation&rsquo;s deep religious, racial, and political complexity. Just as the state relied on religion to sanction combat missions and sanctify war deaths, so too did religious groups seek validation as American faiths.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972155http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Students of the Dreamhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971905Yow, Ruth Carbonette<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971905.jpg"><br /><p>Marietta High, once a flagship public school northwest of Atlanta, has become a symbol of the resegregation that is sweeping across the American South. <b>Ruth Carbonette Yow</b> argues for a revitalized commitment to integration, but one that challenges many orthodoxies of the civil rights struggle, including colorblindness.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971905http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Observation and Experimenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975576Rosenbaum, Paul<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br />Available 07/17/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975576.jpg"><br /><p>In the face of conflicting claims about some treatments, behaviors, and policies, the question arises: What is the most scientifically rigorous way to draw conclusions about cause and effect in the study of humans? In this introduction to causal inference, <b>Paul Rosenbaum</b> explains key concepts and methods through real-world examples.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975576http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Changing the Subjecthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545724Geuss, Raymond<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/25/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545724.jpg"><br /><p>For <b>Raymond Geuss</b>, philosophers&rsquo; attempts to bypass normal ways of thinking&mdash;to point out that the question being asked is itself misguided&mdash;represents philosophy at its best. By provoking people to think differently, philosophers make clear that we are not fated to live within the stifling systems of thought we inherit. We can change the subject.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545724http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400City of Debtorshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976238Fleming, Anne<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976238.jpg"><br /><p>Since the 1890s, people on the lowest rungs of the economic ladder in the U.S. have paid the highest price for credit. <b>Anne Fleming</b> tells how each generation has tackled the problem of fringe finance and its regulation. Her detailed work contributes to the broader, ongoing debate about the meaning of justice within capitalistic societies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976238http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400The Avignon Papacy Contestedhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971844Falkeid, Unn<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br />Available 07/17/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><b>Unn Falkeid</b> considers the work of six fourteenth-century writers who waged literary war against the Avignon papacy&rsquo;s increasing claims of supremacy over secular rulers&mdash;a conflict that engaged contemporary critics from every corner of Europe. She illuminates arguments put forth by Dante, Petrarch, William of Ockham, Catherine of Siena, and others.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971844http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Commentary on Plotinus, Volume 5http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974999Ficino, Marsilio<br />Gersh, Stephen<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 01/15/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><b>Marsilio Ficino</b> (1433&ndash;1499) was the leading Platonic philosopher of the Renaissance and is generally recognized as the greatest authority on ancient Platonism before modern times. The I Tatti edition of his commentary on Plotinus, in 6 volumes, contains the first modern edition of the Latin text and the first translation into any modern language.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974999http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Poet-Critics and the Administration of Culturehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980075Kindley, Evan<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br />Available 08/14/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>After the 1929 crash, Anglo-American poet-critics grappled with the task of legitimizing literature for public funding and consumption. Modernism, <b>Evan Kindley</b> shows, created a new form of labor for writers to perform and gave them unprecedented say over the administration of culture, with consequences for poetry&rsquo;s role in society still felt today.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980075http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Technosystemhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971783Feenberg, Andrew<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/02/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971783.jpg"><br /><p>We live in a world of technical systems designed in accordance with technical disciplines and operated by technically trained personnel&mdash;a unique social organization that largely determines our way of life. <b>Andrew Feenberg</b>&rsquo;s theory of social rationality represents both the threats of technocratic modernity and the potential for democratic change.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971783http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400No Morality, No Selfhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976504Doyle, James<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br />Available 08/14/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976504.jpg"><br /><p>Elizabeth Anscombe&rsquo;s &ldquo;Modern Moral Philosophy&rdquo; and &ldquo;The First Person&rdquo; have become touchstones of analytic philosophy but their significance remains controversial or misunderstood. <b>James Doyle</b> offers a fresh interpretation of Anscombe&rsquo;s theses about ethical reasoning and individual identity that reconciles seemingly incompatible points of view.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976504http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Indian Captive, Indian Kinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976320Shannon, Timothy J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976320.jpg"><br /><p>In 1758 Peter Williamson, dressed as an Indian, peddled a tale in Scotland about being kidnapped as a young boy, sold into slavery and servitude, captured by Indians, and made a prisoner of war. Separating fact from fiction, <b>Timothy Shannon</b> illuminates the curiosity about America among working-class people on the margins of empire.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976320http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Self-Consciousness and Objectivityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976511Rödl, Sebastian<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/04/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976511.jpg"><br /><p><b>Sebastian R&ouml;dl</b> undermines a foundational dogma of contemporary philosophy: that knowledge, in order to be objective, must be knowledge of something that is as it is, independent of being known to be so. This profound work revives the thought that knowledge, precisely on account of being objective, is self-knowledge: knowledge knowing itself.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976511http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Hygiene, Volume IIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997134Galen<br />Johnston, Ian<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/18/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>In his treatises <i>Hygiene</i>, <i>Thrasybulus</i>, and <i>On Exercise with a Small Ball</i>, <b>Galen of Pergamum</b> addresses topics of preventive medicine, health, and wellness that continue to resonate with practices of modern doctors and physical therapists.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997134http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Fragmentary Republican Latin, Volume IIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997141Ennius<br />Goldberg, Sander M.<br />Manuwald, Gesine<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/18/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><b>Quintus Ennius</b> (239&ndash;169), widely regarded as the father of Roman literature, was instrumental in creating a new Roman literary identity, domesticating the Greek forms of epic and drama, and pursuing a range of other literary and intellectual pursuits. He inspired major developments in Roman religion, social organization, and popular culture.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997141http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Civic Longinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976153Hyde, Carrie<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976153.jpg"><br /><p>No Constitutional definition of citizenship existed until the 14th Amendment in 1868. <b>Carrie Hyde</b> looks at the period between the Revolution and the Civil War when the cultural and juridical meaning of citizenship was still up for grabs. She recovers numerous speculative traditions that made and remade citizenship&rsquo;s meaning in this early period.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976153http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400After Irelandhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976566Kiberd, Declan<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/16/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976566.jpg"><br /><p>Political failures and globalization have eroded Ireland&rsquo;s sovereignty&mdash;a decline portended in Irish literature. Surveying the bleak themes in thirty works by modern writers, <b>Declan Kiberd</b> finds audacious experimentation that embodies the defiance and resourcefulness of Ireland&rsquo;s founding spirit&mdash;and a strange kind of hope for a more open nation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976566http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400The Anime Boom in the United Stateshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976993Daliot-Bul, Michal<br />Otmazgin, Nissim<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976993.jpg"><br /><p>Drawing on in-depth interviews with animation professionals, field research, and a wide-scale market survey, <i>The Anime Boom in the United States</i> investigates the Japanese export of anime television and film to the United States. This story carries broad significance for those interested in understanding the cultural and media globalization.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976993http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Latin Poetryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977174Ariosto, Ludovico<br />Looney, Dennis<br />Possanza, D. Mark<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 01/15/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>In <i>Latin Poetry</i>, the erudite and playful works of one of Italy&rsquo;s greatest poets, <b>Ludovico Ariosto</b> (1474&ndash;1533), are translated into English for the first time. This I Tatti edition provides a newly collated Latin text and offers unique insight into the formation of one of the Renaissance&rsquo;s foremost vernacular writers.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977174http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400The End Gamehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979680Abramson, Corey M.<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2017<br />Available 07/31/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979680.jpg"><br /><p>Senior citizens face a gauntlet of physical, psychological, and social hurdles. But do disadvantages accumulated over a lifetime make the final years especially difficult for some people? Or does the quality of life among poor and affluent seniors converge? <b>Corey Abramson</b> investigates whether lifelong inequality structures the lives of the elderly.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979680http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Why Muslim Integration Fails in Christian-Heritage Societieshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979697Adida, Claire L.<br />Laitin, David D.<br />Valfort, Marie-Anne<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2017<br />Available 08/14/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979697.jpg"><br /><p>Amid fears of Islamic extremism, many Europeans ask whether Muslim immigrants can integrate into historically Christian countries. <i>Why Muslim Integration Fails in Christian-Heritage Societies</i> explores this question and concludes that both Muslim and non-Muslim French must share responsibility for the slow progress of integration.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979697http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Theory of the Lyrichttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979703Culler, Jonathan<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/02/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979703.jpg"><br /><p>What sort of thing is a lyric poem? An intense expression of subjective experience? The fictive speech of a specifiable persona? Examining ancient and modern poems from Sappho to Ashbery, <b>Jonathan Culler</b> reveals the limitations of these two models&mdash;the Romantic and the modern&mdash;and challenges the assumption that poems exist to be interpreted.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979703http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Peiresc’s Mediterranean Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979710Miller, Peter N.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/25/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979710.jpg"><br /><p>Nicolas Fabri de Peiresc was the most gifted French intellectual in the generation between Montaigne and Descartes. His insatiable curiosity poured forth in thousands of letters that traveled the Mediterranean, seeking knowledge. Mining his 70,000-page archive, <b>Peter N. Miller</b> recovers a lost Mediterranean world of the early seventeenth century.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979710http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Hitler's Shadow Empirehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979734Barbieri, Pierpaolo<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/02/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979734.jpg"><br /><p>The Nazis provided Franco&rsquo;s Nationalists with planes, armaments, and tanks in their civil war against the Communists but behind this largesse was a Faustian bargain. <b>Pierpaolo Barbieri</b> makes a convincing case that the Nazis hoped to establish an economic empire in Europe, and in Spain they tested the tactics intended for future subject territories.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979734http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Madison’s Handhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979741Bilder, Mary Sarah<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2017<br />Available 08/14/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979741.jpg"><br /><p>No document depicts the Constitutional Convention&rsquo;s charismatic figures, crushing disappointments, and miraculous triumphs with the force of Madison&rsquo;s Notes. But how reliable is this account? Drawing on digital technologies and textual analysis, <b>Mary Sarah Bilder</b> reveals that Madison revised to a far greater extent than previously recognized.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979741http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Taming Manhattanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979758McNeur, Catherine<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/25/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979758.jpg"><br /><p>From 1815 to 1865, as city blocks encroached on farmland to accommodate Manhattan&rsquo;s exploding population, prosperous New Yorkers developed new ideas about what an urban environment should contain&mdash;ideas that poorer immigrants resisted. As <b>Catherine McNeur</b> shows, taming Manhattan came at the cost of amplifying environmental and economic disparities.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979758http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Islam and Nazi Germany's Warhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979765Motadel, David<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/02/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979765.jpg"><br /><p>With troops fighting in regions populated by Muslims from the Sahara to the Caucasus, Nazi officials saw Islam as a powerful force with the same enemies as Germany: the British Empire, the Soviet Union, and the Jews. <b>David Motadel</b> provides the first comprehensive account of Berlin&rsquo;s ambitious attempts to build an alliance with the Islamic world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979765http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400The Royalist Revolutionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979772Nelson, Eric<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/16/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979772.jpg"><br /><p>The founding fathers were rebels against the British Parliament, <b>Eric Nelson</b> argues, not the Crown. As a result of their labors, the 1787 Constitution assigned its new president far more power than any British monarch had wielded for 100 years. On one side of the Atlantic were kings without monarchy; on the other, monarchy without kings.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979772http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:16 -0400Bioinspired Deviceshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967946Goldfield, Eugene C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/04/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674967946.jpg"><br /><p><b>Eugene Goldfield</b> lays out principles of engineering found in the natural world, with a focus on how components of coordinated structures organize themselves into autonomous functional systems. This self-organizing capacity is one of many qualities which can be harnessed to design technologies that can interact seamlessly with human bodies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967946http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Jottings under Lamplighthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674744257Lu, Xun<br />Cheng, Eileen J.<br />Denton, Kirk A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br />Available 08/14/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674744257.jpg"><br /><p><b>Lu Xun</b> (1881&ndash;1936) is widely considered the greatest writer of twentieth-century China. Although primarily known for his two slim volumes of short fiction, he was a prolific, inventive essayist. These 62 essays&mdash;20 translated for the first time&mdash;showcase his versatility as a master of prose forms and his brilliance as a cultural critic.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674744257http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Squire's Fundamentals of Radiologyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674057951Novelline, Robert A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/04/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674057951.jpg"><br /><p>In this long-awaited 7th edition, <b>Robert Novelline</b> provides more than 600 new high-resolution images representing the current breadth of radiological procedures. The clear choice for excelling in the practice of radiology, this textbook covers essential topics in the curriculum and features hundreds of cases clinicians can turn to again and again.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674057951http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Inequalityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979789Atkinson, Anthony B.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/04/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979789.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979789http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Sharing the Prizehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980402Wright, Gavin<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br />Available 01/08/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980402.jpg"><br /><p>Southern bus boycotts and lunch counter sit-ins were famous acts of civil disobedience but were also demands for jobs in the very services being denied blacks. <b>Gavin Wright</b> shows that the civil rights struggle was of economic benefit to all parties: the wages of southern blacks increased dramatically but not at the expense of southern whites.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980402http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Supreme Injusticehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674051218Finkelman, Paul<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674051218.jpg"><br /><p>In ruling after ruling, the three most important pre&ndash;Civil War justices&mdash;Marshall, Taney, and Story&mdash;upheld slavery. <b>Paul Finkelman</b> establishes an authoritative account of each justice&rsquo;s proslavery position, the reasoning behind his opposition to black freedom, and the personal incentives that embedded racism ever deeper in American civic life.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674051218http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Commentaries, Volume 3http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674058385Pius II<br />Meserve, Margaret<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 01/15/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><i>Commentaries</i> by <b>Pius II</b> (1405&ndash;1464)&mdash;the only autobiography ever written by a pope&mdash;was composed in elegant humanistic Latin modeled on Caesar and Cicero. This edition contains a fresh Latin text based on the last manuscript written in Pius&rsquo;s lifetime and an updated and corrected version of the 1937 translation by Florence Alden Gragg.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674058385http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Crime and Punishment in the Russian Revolutionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972063Hasegawa, Tsuyoshi<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/25/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972063.jpg"><br /><p>Russians from all walks of life joyously celebrated the end of Nicholas II&rsquo;s monarchy, but one year later, amid widespread civil strife and lawlessness, a fearful citizenry stayed out of sight. <b>Tsuyoshi Hasegawa</b> offers a new perspective on Russia&rsquo;s revolutionary year through the lens of violent crime and its devastating effect on ordinary people.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972063http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400From Alexander to Hadrianhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659643Chaniotis, Angelos<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659643.jpg"><br /><p>The world that Alexander remade in his lifetime was transformed once again by his death in 323 BCE. Over time, trade and intellectual achievement resumed, but Cleopatra&rsquo;s death in 30 BCE brought this Hellenistic moment to a close&mdash;or so the story goes. <b>Angelos Chaniotis</b> reveals a Hellenistic world that continued to Hadrian&rsquo;s death in 138 CE.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659643http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400The Life of Saint Neilos of Rossanohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977044Capra, Raymond L.<br />Murzaku, Ines A.<br />Milewski, Douglas J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977044.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Life of Saint Neilos of Rossano</i> is a snapshot of a distinctive moment before the schism between the churches of Rome and Constantinople. Neilos lived in both hermitages and monasteries, torn between solitude and community. This edition provides the first English translation with a newly revised Greek text.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977044http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Carmina Buranahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660250Traill, David<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660250.jpg"><br /><p><i>Carmina Burana</i>, the largest surviving collection of secular Medieval Latin verse, features poems on subjects ranging from sex and gambling to crusades and corruption. This new presentation of the medieval classic makes the anthology accessible in its entirety to Latin lovers and English readers alike.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660250http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Black Mirrorhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967717Lott, Eric<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br />Available 08/28/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674967717.jpg"><br /><p>Blackness is a prized commodity in American pop culture. Marketed to white consumers, it invites whites to view themselves in a mirror of racial difference, while remaining &ldquo;wholly&rdquo; white. From sports to literature, film, and music to investigative journalism, <b>Eric Lott</b> reveals the hidden dynamics of this self-and-other racial mirroring.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967717http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Liberalism’s Religionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976269Laborde, Cécile<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br />Available 08/28/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976269.jpg"><br /><p><b>C&eacute;cile Laborde</b> argues that religion is more than a statement of belief or a moral code. It refers to comprehensive ways of life, theories of justice, modes of association, and vulnerable collective identities. By disaggregating these dimensions, she addresses questions about whether Western secularism and religion can be applied more universally.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976269http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Oscar Wildehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737945Frankel, Nicholas<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737945.jpg"><br /><p><b>Nicholas Frankel</b> presents a revisionary account of Oscar Wilde&rsquo;s final years, spent in poverty and exile in Europe following his release from an English prison for the crime of gross indecency between men. Despite repeated setbacks and open hostility, Wilde&mdash;unapologetic and even defiant&mdash;attempted to rebuild himself as a man, and a man of letters.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737945http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400The History of Akbar, Volume 4http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975033Abu'l-Fazl<br />Thackston, Wheeler M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/04/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975033.jpg"><br /><p><i>The History of Akbar, Volume 4</i> by <b>Abu&rsquo;l-Fazl</b> narrates the second eight years of Akbar&rsquo;s reign, including his visit to Ajmer, the arrival of an embassy from the Safavid court, and the author&rsquo;s brother&rsquo;s career as court poet. The Persian text, presented in the Naskh script, is based on a careful reassessment of the primary sources.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975033http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Risalohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975040Latif, Shah Abdul<br />Shackle, Christopher<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/04/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975040.jpg"><br /><p><b>Shah Abdul Latif</b>&rsquo;s <i>Risalo </i>is acknowledged as the greatest classic of Sindhi literature. In this collection of Sufi verses, composed for musical performance, the poet creates a vast imaginative world of interlocking references to Islamic themes of mystical and divine love and the scenery, society, and legends of the Sindh region.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975040http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400The Pricing of Progresshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976283Cook, Eli<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br />Available 08/28/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976283.jpg"><br /><p>How did Americans come to quantify their society&rsquo;s well-being in units of money? In our GDP-run world, prices are the measure of not only goods and commodities but our environment, communities, nation, even self-worth. <b>Eli Cook</b> shows how, and why, we moderns lost sight of earlier social and moral metrics that did not put a price on everyday life.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976283http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400From Byron to bin Ladenhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979567Arielli, Nir<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979567.jpg"><br /><p>What makes people fight for countries other than their own? <b>Nir Arielli</b> offers a wide-ranging history of foreign-war volunteers, from the French Revolution to Syria. Challenging notions of foreign fighters as a security problem, Arielli explores motivations, ideology, gender, international law, military significance, and the memory of war.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979567http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400The Meaning of Beliefhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088832Crane, Tim<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088832.jpg"><br /><p>Current debate about religion seems to be going nowhere. Atheists persist with their arguments, many plausible and some unanswerable, but they make no impact on believers. Defenders of religion find atheists equally unwilling to cede ground. Noting that religion is not what atheists think it is, <b>Tim Crane</b> offers a way out of this stalemate.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088832http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Is Capitalism Obsolete?http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674495289Corneo, Giacomo<br />Steuer, Daniel<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674495289.jpg"><br /><p><b>Giacomo Corneo</b> presents a refreshingly antidogmatic review of economic systems, in the form of a fictional dialogue between a daughter indignant about economic injustice and her father, a professor of economics. They tour hypothetical systems in which production and consumption obey noncapitalistic rules and test the systems&rsquo; economic feasibility.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674495289http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Inside the Lost Museumhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971042Lubar, Steven<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br />Available 07/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971042.jpg"><br /><p>Museum lovers know that energy and mystery run through every exhibition. <b>Steven Lubar</b> explains work behind the scenes&mdash;collecting, preserving, displaying, and using art and artifacts in teaching, research, and community-building&mdash;through historical and contemporary examples, especially the lost but reimagined Jenks Museum at Brown University.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971042http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400When the State Meets the Streethttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545540Zacka, Bernardo<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br />Available 08/14/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545540.jpg"><br /><p><b>Bernardo Zacka</b> probes the complex moral lives of street-level bureaucrats&mdash;the frontline social and welfare workers, police officers, and educators who represent government&rsquo;s human face to ordinary citizens. Too often dismissed as soulless operators, these workers wield significant discretion and make decisions that profoundly affect people&rsquo;s lives.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545540http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400A Century of Wealth in Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674495142Wolff, Edward N.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/18/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674495142.jpg"><br /><p>Understanding wealth&mdash;who has it, how they acquired it, how they preserve it&mdash;is crucial to addressing challenges facing the United States. <b>Edward Wolff</b>&rsquo;s account of patterns in the accumulation and distribution of U.S. wealth since 1900 provides a sober bedrock of facts and analysis. It will become an indispensable resource for future public debate.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674495142http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400A Cold Welcomehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971929White, Sam<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/18/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971929.jpg"><br /><p>When Europeans arrived in North America, the average global temperature had dropped to lows unseen in millennia and its effects&mdash;famine, starvation, desperation, and violence&mdash;were stark among colonists unprepared to fend for themselves. This history of the Little Ice Age in North America reminds us of the risks of a changing and unfamiliar climate.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971929http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Beyond Test Scoreshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976399Schneider, Jack<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br />Available 07/17/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976399.jpg"><br /><p>Test scores are the go-to metric of policy makers and anxious parents looking to place their children in the best schools. Yet standardized tests are a poor way to measure school performance. Using the diverse urban school district of Somerville MA as a case study, <b>Jack Schneider</b>&rsquo;s team developed a new framework to assess educational effectiveness.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976399http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Sea of the Caliphshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660465Picard, Christophe<br />Elliott, Nicholas<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660465.jpg"><br /><p><b>Christophe Picard</b> recounts the adventures of Muslim sailors who competed with Greek and Latin seamen for control of the 7th-century Mediterranean. By the time Christian powers took over trade routes in the 13th century, a Muslim identity that operated within, and in opposition to, Europe had been shaped by encounters across the sea of the caliphs.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660465http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Mostly Straighthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976382Savin-Williams, Ritch C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/16/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976382.jpg"><br /><p>A growing number of young men today say they are &ldquo;mostly straight&rdquo; and yet feel a slight but enduring desire for men. <b>Ritch Savin-Williams</b> explores the stories of 40 mostly straight young men to help us understand the biological, psychological, and cultural forces that are loosening the sexual bind many boys and young men experience.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976382http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400End of Its Ropehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970991Garrett, Brandon L.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br />Available 08/28/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970991.jpg"><br /><p>Today, death sentences in the U.S. are as rare as lightning strikes. <b>Brandon Garrett</b> shows us the reasons why, and explains what the failed death penalty experiment teaches about the effect of inept lawyering, overzealous prosecution, race discrimination, wrongful convictions, and excessive punishments throughout the criminal justice system.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970991http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Milton and the Making of <i>Paradise Lost</i>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971073Poole, William<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971073.jpg"><br /><p><b>William Poole</b> recounts Milton&rsquo;s life as England&rsquo;s self-elected national poet and explains how the greatest poem of the English language came to be written. How did a blind man compose this staggeringly complex, intensely visual work? Poole explores how Milton&rsquo;s life and preoccupations inform the poem itself&mdash;its structure, content, and meaning.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971073http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400The Color of Moneyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970953Baradaran, Mehrsa<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br />Available 08/14/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970953.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=9780674970953http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Just a Journalisthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980334Greenhouse, Linda<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 10/02/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980334.jpg"><br /><p>A Pulitzer Prize&ndash;winning reporter who covered the Supreme Court for <i>The New York Times</i>, <b>Linda Greenhouse</b> trains an autobiographical lens on a moment of transition in U.S. journalism. Calling herself &ldquo;an accidental activist,&rdquo; she raises urgent questions about the role of journalists as citizens and participants in the world around them.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980334http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Life at the Edge of Sighthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975910Chimileski, Scott<br />Kolter, Roberto<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br />Available 08/28/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975910.jpg"><br /><p>This stunning photographic essay opens a new frontier for readers to explore through words and images. Microbial studies have clarified life&rsquo;s origins on Earth, explained the functioning of ecosystems, and improved both crop yields and human health. <b>Scott Chimileski</b> and <b>Roberto Kolter</b> are expert guides to an invisible world waiting in plain sight.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975910http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Four Walls and a Roofhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976108de Graaf, Reinier<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br />Available 08/28/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976108.jpg"><br /><p>Architects, we like to believe, shape the world as they please. <b>Reinier de Graaf</b> draws on his own tragicomic experiences to present a candid account of what it is really like to work as an architect. To achieve anything, he notes, architects must serve the powers they strive to critique, finding themselves in a perpetual conflict of interest.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976108http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Living with Robotshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971738Dumouchel, Paul<br />Damiano, Luisa<br />DeBevoise, Malcolm<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/02/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971738.jpg"><br /><p><i>Living with Robots</i> recounts a foundational shift in robotics, from artificial intelligence to artificial empathy, and foreshadows an inflection point in human evolution. As robots engage with people in socially meaningful ways, social robotics probes the nature of the human emotions that social robots are designed to emulate.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971738http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400The Origin of Othershttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976450Morrison, Toni<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br />Available 08/14/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976450.jpg"><br /><p>What is race and why does it matter? Why does the presence of Others make us so afraid? America&rsquo;s foremost novelist reflects on themes that preoccupy her work and dominate politics: race, fear, borders, mass movement of peoples, desire for belonging. <b>Ta-Nehisi Coates</b> provides a Foreword to <b>Toni Morrison</b>&rsquo;s most personal work of nonfiction to date.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976450http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400The Dead Marchhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972346Guardino, Peter<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br />Available 07/31/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972346.jpg"><br /><p>Focusing on ordinary Mexicans and Americans, <b>Peter Guardino</b> offers a clearer picture than we have ever had of the brief, bloody war that redrew the map of North America. He shows how dramatically U.S. forces underestimated Mexicans&rsquo; patriotism, fierce resistance, and bitter resentment of American claims to national and racial superiority.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972346http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Afghanistan Risinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971943Ahmed, Faiz<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br />Available 10/02/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971943.jpg"><br /><p>Debunking conventional narratives, <b>Faiz Ahmed</b> presents a vibrant account of the first Muslim-majority country to gain independence, codify its own laws, and ratify a constitution after the fall of the Ottoman Empire. Afghanistan, he shows, attracted thinkers eager to craft a modern state within the interpretive traditions of Islamic law and ethics.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971943http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Arithmetichttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972230Lockhart, Paul<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br />Available 07/17/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972230.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=9780674972230http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400France’s Long Reconstructionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976412Chapman, Herrick<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976412.jpg"><br /><p>Postwar recovery required a transformation of France, but what form it should take remained a question. <b>Herrick Chapman</b> charts the course of France&rsquo;s reconstruction from 1944 to 1962, offering insights into the ways the expansion of state power produced fierce controversies at home and unintended consequences abroad in France&rsquo;s crumbling empire.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976412http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400As Ifhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975002Appiah, Kwame Anthony<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br />Available 07/17/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975002.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=9780674975002http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400The Ordinary Virtueshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976276Ignatieff, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br />Available 08/14/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976276.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=9780674976276http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Unequal Colleges in the Age of Disparityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975712Clotfelter, Charles T.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 10/02/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>Based on quantitative comparisons of colleges since the 1970s, <b>Charles Clotfelter</b> reveals that despite the civil rights revolution, billions spent on financial aid, and the commitment of colleges to greater equality, stratification in higher education has grown starker. He explains why undergraduate education&mdash;unequal in 1970&mdash;is even more so today.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975712http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400The Fateful Trianglehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976528Hall, Stuart<br />Mercer, Kobena<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br />Available 08/14/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976528.jpg"><br /><p>In this work drawn from lectures delivered in 1994 a founding figure of cultural studies reflects on the divisive, deadly consequences of our politics of identification. <b>Stuart Hall</b> untangles the power relations that permeate race, ethnicity, and nationhood and shows how oppressed groups broke apart old hierarchies of difference in Western culture.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976528http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400The Hatred of Literaturehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976122Marx, William<br />Elliott, Nicholas<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/11/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976122.jpg"><br /><p>For 2,500 years literature has been condemned in the name of authority, truth, morality and society. But in making explicit what a society expects from literature, anti-literary discourse paradoxically asserts the validity of what it wishes to deny. The threat to literature&rsquo;s continued existence, <b>William Marx</b> writes, is not hatred but indifference.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976122http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Life through Time and Spacehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975866Arthur, Wallace<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br />Available 07/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975866.jpg"><br /><p>All humans share three origins: the beginning of our individual lives, the appearance of life on Earth, and the formation of our planetary home. <b>Wallace Arthur</b> combines embryological, evolutionary, and cosmological perspectives to tell the story of life on Earth and its potential to exist elsewhere in the universe.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975866http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400The Federal Judiciaryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975774Posner, Richard A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br />Available 07/17/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975774.jpg"><br /><p>No sitting federal judge has ever written so trenchant a critique of the federal judiciary as <b>Richard A. Posner</b> does in this, his most confrontational book. He exposes the failures of the institution designed by the founders to check congressional and presidential power and resist its abuse, and offers practical prescriptions for reform.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975774http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400American Nicenesshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976498Bramen, Carrie Tirado<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br />Available 07/17/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976498.jpg"><br /><p>The clich&eacute; of the Ugly American&mdash;loud, vulgar, materialistic, chauvinistic&mdash;still expresses what people around the world dislike about their Yankee counterparts. <b>Carrie Tirado Bramen</b> recovers the history of a different national archetype&mdash;the nice American&mdash;which has been central to ideas of American identity since the nineteenth century.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976498http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 16:20:15 -0400Collecting the Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737334Delbourgo, James<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/27/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737334.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=9780674737334http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 14 Feb 2017 11:59:09 -0500Ripples in Spacetimehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971660Schilling, Govert<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/27/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971660.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=9780674971660http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 14 Feb 2017 11:59:09 -0500Adams Family Correspondence, Volume 13http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977181Adams Family<br />Martin, Sara<br />Woodward, Hobson<br />Minty, Christopher F.<br />Norton, Amanda Mathews<br />Millikan, Neal E.<br />Ross, Emily<br />Sikes, Sara B.<br />Georgini, Sara<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br />Available 07/17/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977181.jpg"><br /><p>The candid letters of <b>John</b>, <b>Abigail</b>, and the <b>Adams</b> children offer a rich perspective on life in America during its infancy. The almost 300 letters in volume 13 of <i>Adams Family Correspondence</i> were written during seventeen tumultuous months of John Adams&rsquo;s presidency, when he depended on surrogates for much of his family correspondence.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977181http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 07 Feb 2017 13:56:14 -0500Christian Novels from the <i>Menologion</i> of Symeon Metaphrasteshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975064Metaphrastes, Symeon<br />Papaioannou, Stratis<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/08/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975064.jpg"><br /><p>The <i>Menologion</i> by <b>Symeon Metaphrastes</b>, among the most important Byzantine religious and literary works, is a culmination of a well-established tradition of Greek storytelling. This edition excerpts six Christian novels, each featuring women who defy social expectations, translated for the first time into English.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975064http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:07 -0400Commentary on Plotinus, Volume 4http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974982Ficino, Marsilio<br />Gersh, Stephen<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/12/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674974982.jpg"><br /><p><b>Marsilio Ficino</b> (1433&ndash;1499) was the leading Platonic philosopher of the Renaissance and is generally recognized as the greatest authority on ancient Platonism before modern times. The I Tatti edition of his commentary on Plotinus, in six volumes, contains the first modern edition of the Latin text and the first translation into any modern language.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974982http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:07 -0400Against the Jews and the Gentileshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974975Manetti, Giannozzo<br />Baldassarri, Stefano U.<br />Pagliara, Daniela<br />Marsh, David<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/12/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674974975.jpg"><br /><p><b>Giannozzo Manetti</b>&rsquo;s apologia for Christianity&mdash;<i>Against the Jews and the Gentiles</i>&mdash;redefines religion as true piety and relates the historical development of the pagan and Jewish religions to the life of Jesus. This volume includes the first critical edition of Books I&ndash;IV and the first translation of those books into any modern language.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974975http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:07 -0400Genealogy of the Pagan Gods, Volume 2http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975590Boccaccio, Giovanni<br />Solomon, Jon<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/12/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975590.jpg"><br /><p>Much more than a mere compilation of pagan myths, <b>Boccaccio</b>&rsquo;s <i>Genealogy of the Pagan Gods</i> incorporates hundreds of excerpts from and comments on ancient poetry. It is both the most ambitious work of literary scholarship of the early Renaissance and a demonstration to contemporaries of the moral and cultural value of studying ancient poetry.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975590http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:07 -0400Apologia. Florida. De Deo Socratishttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997110Apuleius<br />Jones, Christopher P.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/22/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997110.jpg"><br /><p><b>Apuleius</b> (born ca. 125 AD), one of the great stylists of Latin literature, was a prominent figure in Roman Africa best known for his picaresque novel <i>Metamorphoses or The Golden Ass</i>. This edition, new to the Loeb Classical Library, contains Apuleius&rsquo; other surviving works that are considered genuine.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997110http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:07 -0400Kinyrashttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972322Franklin, John Curtis<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972322.jpg"><br /><!-- Copy for PB differs from HC. Do not use "Copy from Cloth" button! --> <p><b>John Curtis Franklin</b> seeks to harmonize Kinyras as a mythological symbol of pre-Greek Cyprus with what is known of ritual music and deified instruments in the Bronze Age Near East, using evidence going back to early Mesopotamia. This paperback edition contains minor corrections, while retaining the maps of the original hardback edition as spreads.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972322http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:07 -0400Aesthetic Lifehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975163Lippit, Miya Elise Mizuta<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br />Available 09/18/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.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 15:09:07 -0400Chinese Literary Forms in Heian Japanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975156Steininger, Brian<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/24/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975156.jpg"><br /><p><b>Brian Steininger</b> revisits Japan&rsquo;s mid-Heian court of the <i>Tale of Genji</i> and the <i>Pillow Book</i>, where literary Chinese was not only the basis of official administration, but also a medium for political protest, sermons of mourning, and poems of celebration.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975156http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:07 -0400Bannermen Tales (Zidishu)http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975194Chiu, Elena Suet-Ying<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/12/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975194.jpg"><br /><p><i>Bannermen Tales</i> is the first book in English to offer a comprehensive study of <i>zidishu</i>&mdash;a popular storytelling genre created by the Manchus in early eighteenth-century Beijing. With original translations, musical score, and numerous illustrations of hand-copied and printed texts, this study opens a new window into Qing literature.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975194http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:07 -0400Equine Poeticshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975705Platte, Ryan<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975705.jpg"><br /><p><i>Equine Poetics</i> is a literary analysis of horses and horsemanship in early Greek epic and lyric poetry. Drawing from the fields of comparative poetics and historical linguistics, the book sheds new light on fascinating and puzzling aspects of these central figures in early Greek verbal art.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975705http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:07 -0400The Tears of Achilleshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975682Monsacré, Hélène<br />Snead, Nicholas J.<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975682.jpg"><br /><p>This study by H&eacute;l&egrave;ne Monsacr&eacute; shows how Western ideals of inexpressive manhood run contrary to the poetic vision of Achilles and his warrior companions presented in the Homeric epics. Pursuing the paradox of the tearful fighter, Monsacr&eacute; examines the interactions between men and women in the Homeric poems.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975682http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:07 -0400The Singer of Taleshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975736Lord, Albert B.<br />Elmer, David F.<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/08/2017<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 15:09:07 -0400Old Norse Mythology—Comparative Perspectiveshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975699Hermann, Pernille<br />Mitchell, Stephen A.<br />Schjødt, Jens Peter<br />Rose, Amber J.<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/22/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975699.jpg"><br /><p>The existing manuscripts of Old Norse mythology were written mainly by Christians, obscuring the pre-Christian oral histories. This book assembles comparisons from a range of analytical perspectives&mdash;examining the similarities and differences of the Old Norse mythologies with the myths of other cultures and within the Old Norse corpus itself.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975699http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:07 -0400San Lorenzohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975675Gaston, Robert W.<br />Waldman, Louis A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/08/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975675.jpg"><br /><p>This comprehensive, interdisciplinary collection illuminates many previously unexplored aspects of the Basilica of San Lorenzo&rsquo;s history, extending from its Early Christian foundation to the modern era. <i>San Lorenzo</i> depicts this church as a living Florentine institution, continually reshaped by complex historical forces.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975675http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:07 -0400Social Policies and Decentralization in Cubahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975309Domínguez, Jorge I.<br />Zabala Arguelles, María del Carmen<br />Prieto, Mayra Espina<br />Barberia, Lorena<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/12/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975309.jpg"><br /><p>Cuba has long been a social policy pioneer, with ambitious policies to address health care, education, employment, the environment, and social inequalities. Yet facing severe economic challenges, the government may look to learn from its Latin American neighbors. <i>Social Policies and Decentralization in Cuba</i> analyzes these issues in depth.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975309http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:07 -0400Muslim Superheroeshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975941Lewis, A. David<br />Lund, Martin<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/12/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975941.jpg"><br /><p>The roster of Muslim superheroes in the comic book medium has grown over the years, as has the complexity of their depictions. <i>Muslim Superheroes</i> tracks the initial absence, reluctant inclusion, tokenistic employment, and then nuanced scripting of Islamic protagonists in the American superhero comic book market and beyond.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975941http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:07 -0400Picturing Emersonhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975972Myerson, Joel<br />Wilson, Leslie Perrin<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/12/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975972.jpg"><br /><p><i>Picturing Emerson: An Iconography</i> reproduces and explores the background of all known images of Ralph Waldo Emerson created from life, including drawings, paintings, silhouettes, sculptures, and photographs in all formats. The book provides dates and commentary, enabling readers to trace Emerson&rsquo;s visage from the 1820s to the 1880s.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975972http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:07 -0400Orations, Volume Ihttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996465Aristides, Aelius<br />Trapp, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/22/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674996465.jpg"><br /><p><b>Aelius Aristides</b> (117&ndash;after 180), among the most versatile authors of the Second Sophistic and an important figure in the transmission of Hellenism, produced speeches and lectures, declamations on historical themes, polemical works, prose hymns, and essays on a wide variety of subjects.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996465http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:06 -0400History of Rome, Volume IXhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997059Livy<br />Yardley, J. C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/22/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997059.jpg"><br /><p>Livy (Titus Livius, 64 or 59 BC&ndash;AD 12 or 17), the great Roman historian, presents a vivid narrative of Rome&rsquo;s rise from the traditional foundation of the city in 753 or 751 BC to 9 BC and illustrates the collective and individual virtues necessary to maintain such greatness. The fourth decad (31&ndash;40) focuses on Rome&rsquo;s growing hegemony in the East.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997059http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:06 -0400Poemshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974920Fortunatus, Venantius<br />Roberts, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/08/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674974920.jpg"><br /><p><b>Venantius Fortunatus</b>, a master of the short praise poem and a canonical Christian Latin poet, wrote eleven volumes of hymns, epigrams, elegies, and other religious and epistolary verses addressed to kings, bishops, and abbesses. This volume presents for the first time in English translation all of his poetry, apart from a single long saint&rsquo;s life.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974920http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:06 -0400Euthyphro. Apology. Crito. Phaedohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996878Plato<br />Emlyn-Jones, Christopher<br />Preddy, William<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/22/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674996878.jpg"><br /><p>Works in this volume recount the circumstances of Socrates&rsquo; trial and execution in 399 BC. <i>Euthyphro</i> attempts to define holiness; <i>Apology</i> is Socrates&rsquo; defense speech; in <i>Crito</i> he discusses justice and defends his refusal to be rescued from prison; <i>Phaedo</i> offers arguments for the immortality of the soul.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996878http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 15:09:06 -0400The Classical Debthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971547Hanink, Johanna<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/24/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971547.jpg"><br /><p>&ldquo;Greek debt&rdquo; means one thing to the country&rsquo;s creditors. But for millions who prize culture over capital, it means the symbolic debt we owe Greece for democracy, philosophy, mathematics, and fine art. <b>Johanna Hanink</b> shows that our idealized image of ancient Greece dangerously shapes our view of the country&rsquo;s economic hardship and refugee crisis.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971547http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:24 -0400When Free Exercise and Nonestablishment Conflicthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972209Greenawalt, Kent<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/22/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972209.jpg"><br /><p>&ldquo;Congress shall make no law reflecting an establishment of religion or prohibiting the free exercise thereof.&rdquo; The First Amendment aims to separate church and state, but <b>Kent Greenawalt</b> examines many situations in which its two clauses&mdash;the Nonestablishment Clause and the Free Exercise Clause&mdash;point in opposite directions. How should courts decide?</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972209http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:24 -0400Pillars of Justicehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971868Fiss, Owen<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971868.jpg"><br /><p>The constitutional theorist <b>Owen Fiss</b> explores the purpose and possibilities of life in the law through a moving account of thirteen lawyers who shaped the legal world during the past half century. He tries to identify the unique qualities of mind and character that made these individuals so important to the institutions and principles they served.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971868http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:24 -0400The Wisdom of Moneyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972278Bruckner, Pascal<br />Rendall, Steven<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972278.jpg"><br /><p>Money is an evil that does good, and a good that does evil. It is wise to have money, says <b>Pascal Bruckner</b>, and wise to think and talk about it critically. One of the world&rsquo;s great essayists guides us through the commentary that money has generated since ancient times, as he builds an unfashionable defense of the worldly wisdom of the bourgeoisie.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972278http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:24 -0400Rethinking Racehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975668Hardimon, Michael O.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/08/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975668.jpg"><br /><p>Because science has shown that racial essentialism is false, and because the idea of race has proved virulent, many people believe we should eliminate the word and concept entirely. <b>Michael Hardimon</b> criticizes this thinking, arguing that we must recognize the real ways in which race exists in order to revise our understanding of its significance.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975668http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:24 -0400Russiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972483Carleton, Gregory<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br />Available 03/27/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972483.jpg"><br /><p>Outsiders view Russia as an aggressor, but Russians see themselves as surrounded by enemies, defensively fighting off invader after invader, or called upon by history to be the savior of Europe, or Christianity, or civilization itself, often at immense cost. As <b>Gregory Carleton</b> shows, war is the unifying thread of Russia&rsquo;s national epic.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972483http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:24 -0400How the Vertebrate Brain Regulates Behaviorhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660311Pfaff, Donald<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/24/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660311.jpg"><br /><p>Throughout his career, <b>Donald Pfaff</b> has demonstrated that by choosing problems and methods with care, biologists can study the molecular mechanisms of brains more complex than those of fruit flies, snails, and roundworms. He offers a close-up, conversational perspective on a 50-year quest to understand how behavior is regulated in vertebrates.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660311http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:24 -0400Letters of Lighthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971127Osborn, J.R.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/24/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971127.jpg"><br /><p>Arabic script is one of the world&rsquo;s most widely used writing systems, for Arabic and non-Arabic languages alike. <b>J. R. Osborn</b> traces its evolution from the earliest inscriptions to digital fonts, from calligraphy to print and beyond. Students of communication, contemporary practitioners, and historians will find this narrative enlightening.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971127http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:24 -0400Viruseshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972087Cordingley, Michael G.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/22/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972087.jpg"><br /><p>While viruses&mdash;the world&rsquo;s most abundant biological entities&mdash;are not technically alive, they invade, replicate, and evolve within living cells. <b>Michael Cordingley</b> goes beyond our familiarity with infections to show how viruses spur evolutionary change in their hosts and shape global ecosystems, from ocean photosynthesis to drug-resistant bacteria.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972087http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:24 -0400One Another’s Equalshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659766Waldron, Jeremy<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/22/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659766.jpg"><br /><p>An enduring theme of Western philosophy is that we are all one another&rsquo;s equals. Yet the principle of basic equality is woefully under-explored in modern moral and political philosophy. What does it mean to say we are all one another&rsquo;s equals? <b>Jeremy Waldron</b> confronts this question fully and unflinchingly in a major new multifaceted account.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659766http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:24 -0400The Boatmanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545090Thorson, Robert M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br />Available 03/27/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545090.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=9780674545090http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:24 -0400Corporations and American Democracyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972285Lamoreaux, Naomi R.<br />Novak, William J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972285.jpg"><br /><p>Recent Supreme Court decisions in <i>Citizens United</i> and other high-profile cases have sparked disagreement about the role of corporations in American democracy. Bringing together scholars of history, law, and political science, <i>Corporations and American Democracy</i> provides essential grounding for today&rsquo;s policy debates.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972285http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:24 -0400Improving How Universities Teach Sciencehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972070Wieman, Carl<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/24/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972070.jpg"><br /><p>Too many universities remain wedded to outmoded ways of teaching. Too few departments ask whether what happens in their lecture halls is effective at helping students to learn and how they can encourage their faculty to teach better. But real change is possible, and <b>Carl Wieman</b> shows us how it can be done&mdash;through detailed, tested strategies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972070http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:24 -0400Before Orthodoxyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674047426Ahmed, Shahab<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br />Available 04/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674047426.jpg"><br /><p>A controversial episode in the life of the Prophet Muhammad concerns an incident in which he allegedly mistook words suggested by Satan as divine revelation. Muslims now universally deny that the Satanic verses incident took place. But Muslims did not always hold this view. <b>Shahab Ahmed</b> uses this case to explore how religions establish truth.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674047426http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400Humanity without Dignityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674049215Sangiovanni, Andrea<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/22/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674049215.jpg"><br /><p>Why are all persons due equal respect? <b>Andrea Sangiovanni</b> rejects the view that human dignity is grounded in our capacities for reason, love, etc. Rather than focus on the basis for equality, we should focus on inequality: Why and when is it wrong to treat others as inferior? Moral equality, he writes, is best explained by a rejection of cruelty.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674049215http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400The Idea of the Muslim Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674050372Aydin, Cemil<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br />Available 03/27/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674050372.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=9780674050372http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400Bound in Wedlockhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674045712Hunter, Tera W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br />Available 04/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674045712.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=9780674045712http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400Epistrophieshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674055438Edwards, Brent Hayes<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/08/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674055438.jpg"><br /><p>Hearing across media is the source of innovation in a uniquely African American sphere of art-making and performance, <b>Brent Hayes Edwards</b> writes. He explores this fertile interface through case studies in jazz literature&mdash;both writings informed by music and the surprisingly large body of writing by jazz musicians themselves.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674055438http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400The New Map of Empirehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972117Edelson, S. Max<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br />Available 03/27/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972117.jpg"><br /><p>In 1763 British America stretched from Hudson Bay to the Keys, from the Atlantic to the Mississippi. Using maps that Britain created to control its new lands, <b>Max Edelson</b> pictures the contested geography of the British Atlantic world and offers new explanations of the causes and consequences of Britain&rsquo;s imperial ambitions before the Revolution.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972117http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400A New Literary History of Modern Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967915Wang, David Der-wei<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/24/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674967915.jpg"><br /><p>Featuring over 140 Chinese and non-Chinese contributors, this landmark volume, edited by <b>David Der-wei Wang</b>, explores unconventional forms as well as traditional genres, emphasizes Chinese authors&rsquo; influence on foreign writers as well as China&rsquo;s receptivity to outside literary influences, and offers vibrant contrasting voices and points of view.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967915http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400Stateless Commercehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972179Richman, Barak D.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/22/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972179.jpg"><br /><p>How does Manhattan&rsquo;s 47th Street diamond district thrive as an ethnic marketplace without lawyers, courts, and state coercion? <b>Barak Richman</b> draws on insider interviews to show why relational exchange based on familiarity, trust, and community enforcement succeeds and what it reveals about the modern state&rsquo;s limitations in governing the economy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972179http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400Indians in the Familyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737556Peterson, Dawn<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/08/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737556.jpg"><br /><p>Through stories of a dozen white adopters, adopted Indian children, and their Native parents in early America, <b>Dawn Peterson</b> shows the role adoption and assimilation played in efforts to subdue Native peoples. As adults, adoptees used their education to thwart U.S. claims to their homelands, setting the stage for the Indian Removal Act of 1830.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737556http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400Who Gets In?http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971912Zwick, Rebecca<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/24/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971912.jpg"><br /><p>On the disputed topic of U.S. college admissions, everyone agrees that this high-stakes competition is unfair. But few agree on what a fair process would be. Stressing transparency in evaluating applicants, <b>Rebecca Zwick</b> assesses the goals and criteria of different admissions policies and shows how they can fail to produce the desired results.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971912http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400The Sons of Remushttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660106Johnston, Andrew C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/08/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660106.jpg"><br /><p>Histories of Rome emphasize the ways the empire assimilated conquered societies, bringing civilization to &ldquo;barbarians.&rdquo; Yet these interpretations leave us with an incomplete understanding of the diverse cultures that flourished in the provinces. <b>Andrew C. Johnston</b> recaptures the identities, memories, and discourses of these variegated societies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660106http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400Pragmatism as a Way of Lifehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967502Putnam, Hilary<br />Putnam, Ruth Anna<br />Macarthur, David<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674967502.jpg"><br /><p><b>Hilary Putnam</b> argues that all facts are dependent on cognitive values. <b>Ruth Anna Putnam</b> turns the problem around, illuminating the factual basis of moral principles. Together, they offer a pragmatic vision that in Hilary&rsquo;s words serves &ldquo;as a manifesto for what the two of us would like philosophy to look like in the twenty-first century and beyond.&rdquo;</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967502http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400Literary Criticismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967731North, Joseph<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674967731.jpg"><br /><p>Since the global turn to neoliberalism in the 1970s, movements in literary studies have been diagnostic rather than interventionist: scholars have developed techniques for analyzing culture but have retreated from attempts to transform it. For <b>Joseph North</b>, a genuinely interventionist criticism is a central task facing scholars on the Left today.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967731http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400After Pikettyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504776Boushey, Heather<br />DeLong, J. Bradford<br />Steinbaum, Marshall<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674504776.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=9780674504776http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400Life in the Himalayahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971745Pandit, Maharaj K.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/22/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971745.jpg"><br /><p>The collision of the Indian and Eurasian plates 50 million years ago created the Himalaya, along with massive glaciers, intensified monsoon, turbulent rivers, and an efflorescence of ecosystems. Today, the Himalaya is at risk of catastrophic loss of life. <b>Maharaj Pandit</b> outlines the mountain&rsquo;s past in order to map a way toward a sustainable future.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971745http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400Religion in Human Evolutionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975347Bellah, Robert N.<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975347.jpg"><br /><p>This ambitious book probes our biological past to discover the kinds of lives that human beings have imagined were worth living. <b>Bellah</b>&rsquo;s theory goes deep into cultural and genetic evolution to identify a range of capacities (communal dancing, storytelling, theorizing) whose emergence made religious development possible in the first millennium B.C.E.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975347http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400Mexicans in the Making of Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975354Foley, Neil<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975354.jpg"><br /><p>America has always been a composite of racially blended peoples, never a purely white Anglo-Protestant nation. The Mexican American historian <b>Neil Foley</b> offers a sweeping view of the evolution of Mexican America, from a colonial outpost on Mexico&rsquo;s northern frontier to a twenty-first-century people integral to the nation they have helped build.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975354http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400The Middle Ageshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975361Fried, Johannes<br />Lewis, Peter<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975361.jpg"><br /><p><b>Johannes Fried</b> gives us a Middle Ages full of people encountering the unfamiliar, grappling with new ideas, redefining power, and interacting with different societies&mdash;an era characterized by continuities and discontinuities, the vibrant expansion of knowledge, and an understanding of the growing complexity of the world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975361http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400Wheel of Fortunehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975378Gustafson, Thane<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975378.jpg"><br /><p>One of the world&rsquo;s largest exporters of oil faces mounting problems that could send shock waves through every major economy. <b>Gustafson</b> provides an authoritative account of the Russian oil industry from the last years of communism to its uncertain future. The stakes extend beyond global energy security to include the threat of a destabilized Russia.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975378http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400The Assumptions Economists Makehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975408Schlefer, Jonathan<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975408.jpg"><br /><p>Economists make confident assertions in op-ed columns and on cable news&mdash;so why are their explanations at odds with equally confident assertions from <i>other</i> economists? And why are all economic predictions so rarely borne out? Harnessing his frustration with this contradiction, <b>Schlefer</b> set out to investigate how economists arrive at their opinions.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975408http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400The Invadershttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975415Shipman, Pat<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975415.jpg"><br /><p>Humans domesticated dogs soon after Neanderthals began to disappear. This alliance between two predator species, <b>Pat Shipman</b> hypothesizes, made possible unprecedented success in hunting large Ice Age mammals&mdash;a distinct and ultimately decisive advantage for human invaders at a time when climate change made both humans and Neanderthals vulnerable.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975415http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400The Fissured Workplacehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975446Weil, David<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975446.jpg"><br /><p>Fissuring&mdash;splitting off functions that were once managed internally&mdash;has been a successful business strategy. Large companies maintain the quality of their brand without the cost of an expensive workforce. But this approach has led to stagnation in wages and benefits and a lower standard of living for workers. <b>David Weil</b> proposes solutions.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975446http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400Racial Reckoninghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976030Romano, Renee C.<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976030.jpg"><br /><p>Few whites who violently resisted the civil rights struggle were charged with crimes in the 1950s and 1960s. But the tide of changed in 1994, and more than one hundred murder cases have been reopened, resulting in over a dozen trials. Yet, as <b>Renee C. Romano</b> shows, addressing the nation&rsquo;s troubled racial past will require more than legal justice.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976030http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400City on a Hilltophttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975057Hirschhorn, Sara Yael<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/24/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975057.jpg"><br /><p>Since Israel&rsquo;s 1967 war, more than 60,000 Jewish-Americans have settled in the occupied territories, transforming politics and sometimes committing shocking acts of terrorism. Yet little is known about why they chose to live at the center of the Israeli&ndash;Palestinian conflict. <b>Sara Yael Hirschhorn</b> unsettles stereotypes about these liberal idealists.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975057http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400Paradise Losthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504820Brown, David S.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/24/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674504820.jpg"><br /><p>Pigeonholed as a Jazz Age epicurean and an emblem of the Lost Generation, Fitzgerald was at heart a moralist struck by the nation&rsquo;s shifting mood and manners after WWI. Placing him among Progressives such as Charles Beard, Randolph Bourne, and Thorstein Veblen, <b>David Brown</b> reveals Fitzgerald as a writer with an encompassing historical imagination.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504820http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400The New Geopolitics of Natural Gashttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971837Grigas, Agnia<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br />Available 03/27/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971837.jpg"><br /><p>As the United States aggressively expands its exports of liquefied natural gas, it stands poised to become an energy superpower. This unanticipated reality is rewriting the conventional rules of intercontinental gas trade and realigning strategic relations among the United States, the European Union, Russia, China and beyond, as <b>Agnia Grigas</b> shows.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971837http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400Marriage and the Law in the Age of Khubilai Khanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975514Birge, Bettine<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/22/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975514.jpg"><br /><p>These thirteenth-century legal cases from the classic compendium <i>Yuan dianzhang</i> reveal the complex, contradictory inner workings of the Mongol-Yuan legal system, as seen through the prism of divorce, adultery, rape, wife-selling, and other marital disputes. <b>Bettine Birge</b> offers a meticulously annotated translation and analysis.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975514http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400Kinhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660403Ingraham, John L.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660403.jpg"><br /><p>By unlocking the evolutionary information contained in cells, biologists have been able to construct the Tree of Life and show that its three main stems are dominated by microbes. Plants and animals constitute a small upper branch in one stem. Soon we may know how life began over 3.5 billion years ago. <b>John Ingraham</b> tells this story of discovery.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660403http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400The Age of Responsibilityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545465Mounk, Yascha<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br />Available 04/10/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545465.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=9780674545465http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400Cuba’s Revolutionary Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971981Brown, Jonathan C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br />Available 03/27/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971981.jpg"><br /><p>As Castro&rsquo;s democratic reform movement veered off course, a revolution that seemed to signal the death knell of dictatorship in Latin America brought about its tragic opposite. <b>Jonathan C. Brown</b> examines in forensic detail how the turmoil that rocked a small Caribbean nation in the 1950s became one of the century&rsquo;s most transformative events.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971981http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 12 Oct 2016 13:24:23 -0400Miloszhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674495043Franaszek, Andrzej<br />Parker, Aleksandra<br />Parker, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br />Available 03/27/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674495043.jpg"><br /><p><b>Andrzej Franaszek</b>&rsquo;s award-winning biography of Czeslaw Milosz&mdash;winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature&mdash;recounts the poet&rsquo;s odyssey through WWI, the Bolshevik revolution, the Nazi invasion of Poland, and the USSR&rsquo;s postwar dominance of Eastern Europe. This edition contains a new introduction by the translators, along with maps and a chronology.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674495043http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 06 Oct 2016 09:50:32 -0400Where the Roads All Endhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873654098Barbash, Ilisa<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2017<br />Available 05/08/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780873654098.jpg"><br /><p><i>Where the Roads All End</i> tells the remarkable story of an American family&rsquo;s expeditions to the Kalahari Desert in the 1950s. Raytheon founder Laurence Marshall and his family recorded the lives of the last remaining hunter-gatherers, the so-called Bushmen, in what is now recognized as one of the most important anthropology ventures in Africa.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873654098http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 21 Apr 2016 12:28:25 -0400The Battle for Ukrainianhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781932650174Flier, Michael S.<br />Graziosi, Andrea<br />Hajda, Lubomyr A.<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>The Ukrainian language has followed a tortuous path over 150 years of tsarist, Soviet, and post-Soviet history. <i>The Battle for Ukrainian</i> documents that path, and serves as an interdisciplinary study essential for understanding language, history, and politics in both Ukraine and the post-imperial world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781932650174http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 21 Apr 2016 12:28:25 -0400From Site to Sighthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658676Banta, Melissa<br />Hinsley, Curtis M.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2018<br />Available 12/31/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780873658676.jpg"><br /><p><i>From Site to Sight</i> is a foundational text for scholars and students of visual anthropology, illustrating the history, uses&mdash;and misuses&mdash;of photographic imagery in anthropology and archaeology. Long out of print, this classic publication is now available in an enhanced thirtieth anniversary edition with a new introductory essay by <b>Ira Jacknis</b>.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658676http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 21 Apr 2016 12:28:25 -0400Harvard Studies in Classical Philology, Volume 109http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971653Thomas, Richard F.<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><i>Harvard Studies in Classical Philology, Volume 109</i> includes Jos&eacute; Marcos Macedo&rsquo;s &ldquo;Zeus as (Rider of) Thunderbolt,&rdquo; Henry Spelman&rsquo;s &ldquo;Borrowing Sappho&rsquo;s Napkins,&rdquo; Florence Klein&rsquo;s &ldquo;Vergil&rsquo;s &lsquo;Posidippeanism,&rsquo;&rdquo; Benjamin Victor&rsquo;s &ldquo;Four Passages in Propertius&rsquo; Last Book of Elegies,&rdquo; and other essays.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971653http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 21 Apr 2016 12:28:25 -0400Collective Choice and Social Welfarehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971608Sen, Amartya<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br />Available 03/27/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971608.jpg"><br /><p>A classic since 1970, this study has been recognized for its groundbreaking role in integrating economics and ethics, and for its influence in opening up new areas of research in social choice. This expanded edition preserves the text of the original while presenting eleven new chapters of fresh arguments and results and a new introduction.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971608http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 21 Apr 2016 12:28:25 -0400No Great Wallhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970601Boecking, Felix<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970601.jpg"><br /><p>In this in-depth study, Felix Boecking challenges the widely accepted idea that the key to Communist seizure of power in China lay in the incompetence of Chiang Kai-shek&rsquo;s Nationalist government. It argues instead that international trade, government tariff revenues, and hence China&rsquo;s fiscal policy and state-making project all collapsed.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970601http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 21 Apr 2016 12:28:24 -0400The Military-Entertainment Complexhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674724983Lenoir, Tim<br />Caldwell, Luke<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br />Available 01/15/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674724983.jpg"><br /><p>With the rise of drones and computer-controlled weapons, the line between war and video games has blurred. <i>The Military-Entertainment Complex</i> traces how the realities of war are inflected by their representation in entertainment. War games, in turn, feature an increasing number of weapons, tactics, and scenarios from the War on Terror.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674724983http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 21 Apr 2016 12:28:23 -0400Feminist in a Software Labhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674728943McPherson, Tara<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br />Available 01/15/2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674728943.jpg"><br /><p><b>Tara McPherson</b> asks what might it mean to design&mdash;from conception&mdash;digital tools and applications that emerge from contextual concerns of cultural theory and from a feminist concern for difference. This question leads to the Vectors lab, which for a dozen years has experimented with digital scholarship at the intersection of theory and praxis.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674728943http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 21 Apr 2016 12:28:23 -0400Taras Shevchenkohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781932650143Grabowicz, George G.<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>Taras Shevchenko (1814&ndash;1861) is almost universally viewed as the father of the modern Ukrainian nation and the icon of its cultural and political resurgence. <b>George G. Grabowicz</b>&rsquo;s revisionist study examines the cult and myth that still envelop his legacy. The portrait that emerges shows a much more complex writer and artist than the icon intimates.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781932650143http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 15 Apr 2015 13:42:41 -0400Cultural Agents Reloadedhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088559Tognato, Carlo<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088559.jpg"><br /><p><i>Cultural Agents Reloaded</i> reflects on the accomplishments and failures of Antanas Mockus, twice Mayor of Bogot&aacute;. His example motivates us to sharpen our understanding of what cultural agency is in the present day by bringing into focus the challenges public humanities face when they travel South and struggle to become genuinely global.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088559http://www.hup.harvard.eduWed, 15 Apr 2015 13:42:41 -0400Ad Usum: To Be Usedhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674025158Falconi, José Luis<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674025158.jpg"><br /><p>Mexico-based artist, architect, and cultural agent Pedro Reyes turns existing social problems into opportunities for effecting tangible change through collective imagination. <i>Ad Usum: To Be Used</i> is a full-color illustrated survey of Reyes&rsquo;s projects including images, interviews, and critical essays by leading scholars in diverse fields.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674025158http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 16 Oct 2014 17:02:28 -0400Sculpture and Coinshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674428379Arnold-Biucchi, Carmen<br />Beckmann, Martin<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/30/2017<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 -0500Churches and Stateshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781932650068Hryn, Halyna<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781932650068http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 20 Jan 2011 10:21:26 -0500Makina/Medinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781934510193Chaouni, Aziza<br />Sarkis, Hashim<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/30/2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>Through a series of essays by urban historians, economists, and designers, <i>Makina/Medina</i> examines the potential impact of cultural events on the revitalization of historic cities. The aim of this volume is to explore how the urban design set up for a cultural event could help improve access and legibility in this medieval city and to positively affect its economic and social development. The book also includes a series of hypothetical design projects for the Makina Square by Harvard Graduate School of Design students.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781934510193http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 02 Dec 2010 10:16:28 -0500James and Royce Reconsideredhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674033054Lamberth, David C.<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2017<br />Available 06/30/2017<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. It is noteworthy both for the presence of most leading scholars in the field and for its attention to the European influence of these thinkers and the revival of interest in America and Europe.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674033054http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 21 Jul 2009 13:32:45 -0400