Harvard University Press - Forthcoming Bookshttp://www.hup.harvard.eduPublications from Harvard University Press: Forthcoming Booksen-usCopyright 2019 Harvard University PressContact_HUP@harvard.eduSat, 16 Feb 2019 14:22:02 -0500Demetrios of Scepsis and His Troikos Diakosmos: Ancient and Modern Readings of a Lost Contribution to Ancient Scholarshiphttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237933Trachsel, Alexandra<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237933.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237933http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:23 -0400Who Am I?: (Mis)Identity and the Polis in <i>Oedipus Tyrannus</i>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237940Karakantza, Efimia D.<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237940.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237940http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:23 -0400Audible Punctuation: Performative Pause in Homeric Prosodyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237957Blankenborg, Ronald J. J.<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237957.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237957http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:23 -0400Kebara Cave, Mt. Carmel, Israel, Part II: The Middle and Upper Paleolithic Archaeologyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873655545Meignen, Liliane<br />Bar-Yosef, Ofer<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780873655545.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873655545http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:23 -0400The Idea of the Muslim World: A Global Intellectual Historyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238176Aydin, Cemil<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674238176.jpg"><br /><p>As <b>Cemil Aydin</b> explains in this provocative history, it is a misconception to think that the world&rsquo;s 1.5 billion Muslims constitute a single religio-political entity. How did this mistaken belief arise, why is it so widespread, and how can its grip be loosened so that a more fruitful discussion about politics in Muslim societies can begin?</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238176http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:23 -0400Lost Histories: Recovering the Lives of Japan’s Colonial Peopleshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237278Ziomek, Kirsten L.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237278.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237278http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400Lost Histories: Recovering the Lives of Japan’s Colonial Peopleshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237285Ziomek, Kirsten L.<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237285.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237285http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400Harvard Studies in Classical Philology, Volume 110http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237315Thomas, Richard F.<br />Coleman, Kathleen M.<br />Livingston, Ivy J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><i>Harvard Studies in Classical Philology, Volume 110</i> includes Rachel Zelnick-Abramovitz, &ldquo;Half Slave, Half Free: Partial Manumission in the Ancient Near East and Beyond&rdquo;; Chris Eckerman, &ldquo;I Weave a Variegated Headband: Metaphors for Song and Communication in Pindar&rsquo;s <i>Odes</i>&rdquo;; and other essays.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237315http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400Butterfly Politics: Changing the World for Women, With a New Prefacehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237667MacKinnon, Catharine A.<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237667.jpg"><br /><p>The miniscule motion of a butterfly&rsquo;s wings can trigger a tornado half a world away, according to chaos theory. <b>Catharine A. MacKinnon</b>&rsquo;s collected work on gender inequality&mdash;including new pieces&mdash;argues that the right seemingly minor interventions in the legal realm can have a butterfly effect that generates major social and cultural transformations.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237667http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400Landscape and the Academyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024545Beardsley, John<br />Bluestone, Daniel<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024545.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024545http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400Ritual Speech in the Himalayas: Oral Texts and Their Contextshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237902Gaenszle, Martin<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237902http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400The Cypriahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237919Davies, Malcolm<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/25/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237919.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237919http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400Homer’s Thebes: Epic Rivalries and the Appropriation of Mythical Pastshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237926Barker, Elton T. E.<br />Christensen, Joel P.<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237926.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237926http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:22 -0400A Twentieth-Century Crusade: The Vatican’s Battle to Remake Christian Europehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983427Chamedes, Giuliana<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983427.jpg"><br /><p><b>Giuliana Chamedes</b> offers the first comprehensive history of the Vatican&rsquo;s efforts to defeat the forces of secular liberalism and communism through international law, cultural diplomacy, and a marriage of convenience with authoritarian and right-wing rulers.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983427http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400American Sutra: A Story of Faith and Freedom in the Second World Warhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986534Williams, Duncan Ryūken<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2019<br />Available 01/14/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986534.jpg"><br /><p><b>Duncan Ry&umacr;ken Williams</b> reveals the little-known story of how, in the darkest hours of World War II when Japanese Americans were stripped of their homes and imprisoned in camps, a community of Buddhists launched one of the most inspiring defenses of religious freedom in our nation&rsquo;s history, insisting that they could be both Buddhist and American.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986534http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400The Black Kingdom of the Nilehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986671Bonnet, Charles<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986671.jpg"><br /><p>For centuries, Egyptian civilization has been at the origin of the story we tell about the West. But <b>Charles Bonnet</b>&rsquo;s archaeological excavations have unearthed extraordinary sites in modern Sudan that challenge this notion and compel us to look to black Africa and the Nubian Kingdom of Kush, where a highly civilized state existed 2500&ndash;1500 BCE.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986671http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Why They Marched: Untold Stories of the Women Who Fought for the Right to Votehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986688Ware, Susan<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/01/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986688.jpg"><br /><p>Looking beyond the national leadership of the suffrage movement, <b>Susan Ware</b> tells the inspiring story of nineteen dedicated women who carried the banner for the vote into communities across the nation, out of the spotlight, protesting, petitioning, and demonstrating for women&rsquo;s right to become full citizens.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986688http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400An Appeal to the Ladies of Hyderabad: Scandal in the Rajhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987654Cohen, Benjamin B.<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/10/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987654.jpg"><br /><p><b>Benjamin Cohen</b> tells the dramatic story of Mehdi Hasan and Ellen Donnelly, whose marriage convulsed high society in nineteenth-century India and whose notorious trial reverberated throughout the British Empire, setting the benchmark for Victorian scandals. In the struggle of one couple, he exposes the fault lines that would soon tear a world apart.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987654http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Converts to the Real: Catholicism and the Making of Continental Philosophyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988378Baring, Edward<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988378.jpg"><br /><p>Phenomenology has the strongest claim to the mantle of continental philosophy. <b>Edward Baring</b> shows that credit for its prodigious growth goes to a surprising group of early enthusiasts: Catholic intellectuals. Tracing debates in Europe from existentialism to speculative realism, he shows why European philosophy bears the mark of Catholicism.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988378http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400The Creativity Code: Art and Innovation in the Age of AIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988132Du Sautoy, Marcus<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/25/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988132.jpg"><br /><p>Most books on AI focus on the future of work. But now that algorithms can learn and adapt, does the future of creativity also belong to well-programmed machines? To answer this question, <b>Marcus du Sautoy</b> takes us to the forefront of creative new technologies and offers a more positive and unexpected vision of our future cohabitation with machines.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988132http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400The Thirty-Year Genocide: Turkey’s Destruction of Its Christian Minorities, 1894–1924http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674916456Morris, Benny<br />Ze'evi, Dror<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/25/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674916456.jpg"><br /><p>From 1894 to 1924 three waves of violence swept across Anatolia, targeting the region&rsquo;s Christian minorities. <b>Benny Morris</b> and <b>Dror Ze&rsquo;evi</b>&rsquo;s impeccably researched account is the first to show that the three were actually part of a single, continuing, and intentional effort to wipe out Anatolia&rsquo;s Christian population and create a pure Muslim nation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674916456http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Women’s War: Fighting and Surviving the American Civil Warhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987975McCurry, Stephanie<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/25/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987975.jpg"><br /><p>The Civil War is remembered as a war of brother against brother, with women standing innocently on the sidelines. But battlefield realities soon challenged this simplistic understanding of women&rsquo;s place in war. <b>Stephanie McCurry</b> shows that women were indispensable to the unfolding of the Civil War, as they have been&mdash;and continue to be&mdash;in all wars.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987975http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400How to Democratize Europehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988088Hennette, Stéphanie<br />Piketty, Thomas<br />Sacriste, Guillaume<br />Vauchez, Antoine<br />Dermine, Paul<br />LePain, Marc<br />Camiller, Patrick<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988088.jpg"><br /><p>An all-star cast of scholars and politicians from Europe and America propose and debate the creation of a new European parliament with substantial budgetary and legislative power to solve the crisis of governance in the Eurozone and promote social and fiscal justice and public investment.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988088http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400China and Japan: Facing Historyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674916579Vogel, Ezra F.<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/17/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674916579.jpg"><br /><p>China and Japan have cultural and political connections that stretch back 1,500 years. But today they need to reset their strained relationship. <b>Ezra Vogel</b> underscores the need for Japan to offer a thorough apology for its atrocities during WWII, but he also urges China to recognize Japan as a potential vital partner in the region.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674916579http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Ethnic Chrysalis: China’s Orochen People and the Legacy of Qing Borderland Administrationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237193Kim, Loretta E.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237193.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237193http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Becoming Taiwanese: Ethnogenesis in a Colonial City, 1880s–1950shttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237209Dawley, Evan N.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237209.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237209http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Poetic Transformations: Eighteenth-Century Cultural Projects on the Mekong Plainshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237230Ang, Claudine<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/10/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237230.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237230http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Imperiled Destinies: The Daoist Quest for Deliverance in Medieval Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237247Verellen, Franciscus<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237247.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237247http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400The Worship of Confucius in Japanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237261McMullen, James<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/10/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237261.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237261http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:21 -0400Fragmentary Republican Latin, Volume IV: Oratory, Part 2http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997240Manuwald, Gesine<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997240.jpg"><br /><p>Based on the critical edition of Malcovati, this three-volume Loeb edition of Roman Republican oratory begins with <b>Ap. Claudius Caecus</b> (340&ndash;273 BC) and with the exceptions of Cato the Elder and Cicero includes all individuals for whom speech-making is attested and for whose speeches quotations, testimonia, or historiographic recreations survive.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997240http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Fragmentary Republican Latin, Volume V: Oratory, Part 3http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997257Manuwald, Gesine<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997257.jpg"><br /><p>Based on the critical edition of Malcovati, this three-volume Loeb edition of Roman Republican oratory begins with <b>Ap. Claudius Caecus</b> (340&ndash;273 BC) and with the exceptions of Cato the Elder and Cicero includes all individuals for whom speech-making is attested and for whose speeches quotations, testimonia, or historiographic recreations survive.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997257http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400The Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime, and the Making of Modern Urban America, With a New Prefacehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238145Muhammad, Khalil Gibran<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/17/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674238145.jpg"><br /><p>Chronicling the emergence of deeply embedded notions of black people as a dangerous race of criminals by explicit contrast to working-class whites and European immigrants, this fascinating book reveals the influence such ideas have had on urban development and social policies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238145http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Assembling the Dinosaur: Fossil Hunters, Tycoons, and the Making of a Spectaclehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737587Rieppel, Lukas<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 06/10/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737587.jpg"><br /><p><b>Lukas Rieppel</b> shows how dinosaurs gripped the popular imagination and became emblems of America&rsquo;s industrial power and economic prosperity during the Gilded Age. Spectacular fossils were displayed in museums financed by North America&rsquo;s wealthiest tycoons, to cement their reputation as both benefactors of science and fierce capitalists.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737587http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Paternity: The Elusive Quest for the Fatherhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980686Milanich, Nara B.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980686.jpg"><br /><p>For most of human history, paternity was uncertain. Blood types, fingerprinting, and, recently, DNA analysis promised to solve the riddle of paternity. But even genetic certainty did not end the quest for the father. Rather, as <b>Nara Milanich</b> reveals, it confirms the social, cultural, and political nature of the age-old question: Who&rsquo;s your father?</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980686http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Good Enough: The Tolerance for Mediocrity in Nature and Societyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504622Milo, Daniel S.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/06/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674504622.jpg"><br /><p>Philosopher <b>Daniel Milo</b> offers a vigorous critique of the quasi-monopoly that Darwin&rsquo;s natural selection has on our idea of the natural world. In popular thought, Darwinism has even acquired the trappings of an ethical system, focused on optimization, competition, and innovation. Yet in nature, imperfect creatures often have the evolutionary edge.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504622http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Values at the End of Life: The Logic of Palliative Carehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545175Livne, Roi<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/06/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545175.jpg"><br /><p>Once defiant of death&mdash;or even in denial&mdash;many American families and health care professionals are embracing the notion that a life consumed by suffering may not be worth living. Sociologist <b>Roi Livne</b> documents the rise and effectiveness of hospice and palliative care, and the growing acceptance that less treatment may be better near the end of life.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545175http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400A Shoppers’ Paradise: How the Ladies of Chicago Claimed Power and Pleasure in the New Downtownhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987272Remus, Emily<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987272.jpg"><br /><p>Popular culture assumes that women are born to shop and that cities invite their trade. But downtowns were not always welcoming to women. <b>Emily Remus</b> turns to Chicago at the turn of the last century to chronicle an unheralded revolution in women&rsquo;s rights that took place not at the ballot box but in the streets and stores of the business district.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987272http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Architreniushttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988156De Hauvilla, Johannes<br />Wetherbee, Winthrop<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/01/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988156.jpg"><br /><p><b>Johannes de Hauvilla</b>&rsquo;s satirical allegory <i>Architrenius</i>, completed in 1184, follows the quest for moral education of its eponymous protaganist, the &ldquo;arch-weeper,&rdquo; who confronts the vices of school, church, and court. This edition brings together the most authoritative Latin text with a new English translation of an important medieval poem.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988156http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Why Free Will Is Realhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979581List, Christian<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979581.jpg"><br /><p>Many scientists and scientifically-minded commentators are skeptical that free will exists. In clear, scientifically rigorous terms, <b>Christian List</b> explains that free will is like other real phenomena that emerge from physical processes but are autonomous from them&mdash;like an ecosystem or the economy&mdash;and are indispensable for explaining our world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979581http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Saints of Ninth- and Tenth-Century Greecehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237360Kaldellis, Anthony<br />Polemis, Ioannis<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/01/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237360.jpg"><br /><p><i>Saints of Ninth- and Tenth-Century Greece</i> collects a variety of funeral orations, encomia, and narrative hagiography that illuminate the roles of holy men during one of the most obscure periods of Greek history. This volume presents Byzantine Greek texts written by locals in the provinces and translated here into English for the first time.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237360http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400A Spirit of Trust: A Reading of Hegel’s <i>Phenomenology</i>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976818Brandom, Robert B.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976818.jpg"><br /><p>In a new retelling of the romantic rationalist adventure of ideas that is Hegel&rsquo;s classic <i>The Phenomenology of Spirit</i>, <b>Robert Brandom</b> argues that when our self-conscious recognitive attitudes take Hegel&rsquo;s radical form of magnanimity and trust, we can overcome a troubled modernity and enter a new age of spirit.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976818http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Whistleblowing: Toward a New Theoryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975798Kenny, Kate<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975798.jpg"><br /><p>Society needs whistleblowers, yet to speak up and expose wrongdoing often results in professional and personal ruin. Drawing on the stories of men and women who reported unethical and illegal conduct in corporations, <b>Kate Kenny</b> explains why this is so, and what must be done to protect those who have the courage to expose the truth.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975798http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400Shadows of Doubt: Stereotypes, Crime, and the Pursuit of Justicehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976597O'Flaherty, Brendan<br />Sethi, Rajiv<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976597.jpg"><br /><p>Crime and punishment occur under extreme uncertainty. Offenders, victims, police, judges, and jurors make high-stakes decisions with limited information under severe time pressure. With compelling stories and data on how people act and react, <b>O&rsquo;Flaherty</b> and <b>Sethi</b> reveal the extent to which we rely on stereotypes as shortcuts in our decision making.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976597http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400The Fall of Language: Benjamin and Wittgenstein on Meaninghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980914Stern, Alexander<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980914.jpg"><br /><p>Known for his essays on culture, aesthetics, and literature, Walter Benjamin also wrote on the philosophy of language. For <b>Alexander Stern</b>, his famously obscure&mdash;and, for some, hopelessly mystical&mdash;early work contains important insights, anticipating and in some respects surpassing Wittgenstein&rsquo;s later thinking on the philosophy of language.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980914http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:20 -0400The Great Convergence: Information Technology and the New Globalizationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237841Baldwin, Richard<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/01/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237841.jpg"><br /><p>From 1820 to 1990 the share of world income going to today&rsquo;s wealthy nations soared from 20% to 70%. That share has recently plummeted. <b>Richard Baldwin</b> shows how the combination of high tech with low wages propelled industrialization in developing nations, deindustrialization in developed nations, and a commodity supercycle that is petering out.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237841http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:19 -0400The Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant: The Complete Annotated Editionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237858Grant, Ulysses S.<br />Marszalek, John F.<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/01/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237858.jpg"><br /><p>This is the first complete annotated edition of <b>Grant</b>&rsquo;s memoirs, fully representing the great military leader&rsquo;s thoughts on his life and times through the end of the Civil War&mdash;including the antebellum era and the Mexican War&mdash;and his invaluable perspective on battlefield decision making. An introduction contextualizes Grant&rsquo;s life and significance.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237858http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:19 -0400Fragmentary Republican Latin, Volume III: Oratory, Part 1http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997233Manuwald, Gesine<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997233.jpg"><br /><p>Based on the critical edition of Malcovati, this three-volume Loeb edition of Roman Republican oratory begins with <b>Ap. Claudius Caecus</b> (340&ndash;273 BC) and with the exceptions of Cato the Elder and Cicero includes all individuals for whom speech-making is attested and for whose speeches quotations, testimonia, or historiographic recreations survive.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997233http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:19 -0400Menander Rhetor. Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Ars Rhetoricahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997226Rhetor, Menander<br />Dionysius of Halicarnassus<br />Race, William H.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997226.jpg"><br /><p>The instructional treatises of <b>Menander Rhetor</b> and the <i>Ars Rhetorica</i>, deriving from the schools of rhetoric that flourished in the Greek East from the 2nd through 4th centuries AD, provide a window into the literary culture, educational practices, and social concerns of these Greeks under Roman rule, in both public and private life.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997226http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The Boatman: Henry David Thoreau’s River Yearshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237414Thorson, Robert M.<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237414.jpg"><br /><p><b>Robert Thorson</b> gives readers a Thoreau for the Anthropocene. The boatman and backyard naturalist was keenly aware of the way humans had altered the waterways and meadows of his beloved Concord River Valley. Yet he sought out for solace and pleasure those river sites most dramatically altered by human invention and intervention&mdash;for better and worse.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237414http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The Politics of Mourning: Death and Honor in Arlington National Cemeteryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237421McElya, Micki<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237421.jpg"><br /><p>Arlington National Cemetery is America&rsquo;s most sacred shrine, a destination for four million visitors who each year tour its grounds and honor those buried there. For many, Arlington&rsquo;s symbolic importance places it beyond politics. Yet as <b>Micki McElya</b> shows, no site in the United States plays a more political role in shaping national identity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237421http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The Hello Girls: America’s First Women Soldiershttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237438Cobbs, Elizabeth<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237438.jpg"><br /><p>In 1918 the U.S. Army Signal Corps sent 223 women to France to help win World War I. <b>Elizabeth Cobbs</b> reveals the challenges these patriotic young women faced in a war zone where male soldiers resented, wooed, mocked, saluted, and ultimately celebrated them. Back on the home front, they fought the army for veterans&rsquo; benefits and medals, and won.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237438http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400Basic Income: A Radical Proposal for a Free Society and a Sane Economyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237469Van Parijs, Philippe<br />Vanderborght, Yannick<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237469.jpg"><br /><p>Providing a basic income to everyone, rich or poor, active or inactive, was advocated by Paine, Mill, and Galbraith but the idea was never taken seriously. Today, with the welfare state creaking, it is one of the world&rsquo;s most widely debated proposals. <b>Philippe Van Parijs</b> and <b>Yannick Vanderborght</b> present a comprehensive defense of this radical idea.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237469http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The Ordinary Virtues: Moral Order in a Divided Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237490Ignatieff, Michael<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237490.jpg"><br /><p>During a 3-year, 8-nation journey, <b>Michael Ignatieff</b> found that while human rights is the language of states and liberal elites, the moral language that resonates with most people is that of everyday virtues: tolerance, forgiveness, trust, and resilience. These ordinary virtues are the moral system of global cities and obscure shantytowns alike.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237490http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400Arithmetichttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237513Lockhart, Paul<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/10/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237513.jpg"><br /><p><b>Paul Lockhart</b> reveals arithmetic not as the rote manipulation of numbers but as a set of ideas that exhibit the surprising behaviors usually reserved for higher branches of mathematics. In this entertaining survey, he explores the nature of counting and different number systems&mdash;Western and non-Western&mdash;and weighs the pluses and minuses of each.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237513http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The China Questions: Critical Insights into a Rising Powerhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237520Rudolph, Jennifer<br />Szonyi, Michael<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237520.jpg"><br /><p>Many books offer information about the world&rsquo;s most populous country, but few make sense of what is truly at stake. Thirty-six of the world&rsquo;s leading China experts&mdash;affiliates of Harvard&rsquo;s renowned <a class="external" href="http://fairbank.fas.harvard.edu/">Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies</a>&mdash;answer key questions about where this new superpower is headed and what makes its people and their leaders tick.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237520http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The Age of Responsibility: Luck, Choice, and the Welfare Statehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237674Mounk, Yascha<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237674.jpg"><br /><p><b>Yascha Mounk</b> shows why a focus on personal responsibility is wrong and counterproductive: it distracts us from the larger economic forces determining aggregate outcomes, ignores what we owe fellow citizens regardless of their choices, and blinds us to key values such as the desire to live in a society of equals. In this book he proposes a remedy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237674http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The People vs. Democracy: Why Our Freedom Is in Danger and How to Save Ithttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237681Mounk, Yascha<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237681.jpg"><br /><p>From India to Turkey, from Poland to the United States, authoritarian populists have seized power. Two core components of liberal democracy&mdash;individual rights and the popular will&mdash;are at war, putting democracy itself at risk. In plain language, <b>Yascha Mounk</b> describes how we got here, where we need to go, and why there is little time left to waste.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237681http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400Bring the War Home: The White Power Movement and Paramilitary Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237698Belew, Kathleen<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/06/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237698.jpg"><br /><p>The white power movement has declared war against the United States and has carried out&mdash;with military precision&mdash;an escalating campaign of terror against the American public. <b>Kathleen Belew</b> gives the first full history of a movement that consolidated around a sense of betrayal over Vietnam and made tragic headlines with the Oklahoma City bombing.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237698http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The Crucible of Islamhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237728Bowersock, G. W.<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237728.jpg"><br /><p>Little is known about sixth-century Arabia. Yet from this distant time and place emerged a faith and an empire that stretched from Iberia to India. <b>G. W. Bowersock</b> illuminates this obscure yet most dynamic period in Islam, exploring why arid Arabia proved to be fertile ground for Muhammad&rsquo;s message and why it spread so quickly to the wider world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237728http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400Numbers and the Making of Us: Counting and the Course of Human Cultureshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237810Everett, Caleb<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237810.jpg"><br /><p>Number concepts are a human invention developed and refined over millennia. They allow us to grasp quantities precisely: recent research shows that most specific quantities are not perceived in the absence of a number system. Numbers are not innate or universal; yet without them, the world as we know it would not exist.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237810http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:18 -0400The End of Forgetting: Growing Up with Social Mediahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976696Eichhorn, Kate<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/10/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976696.jpg"><br /><p>Thanks to Facebook and Instagram, our younger selves have been captured and preserved online. But what happens, <b>Kate Eichhorn</b> asks, when we can&rsquo;t leave our most embarrassing moments behind? Rather than a childhood cut short by a loss of innocence, the real crisis of the digital age may be the specter of a childhood that can never be forgotten.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976696http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400The Great Cauldron: A History of Southeastern Europehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983922Calic, Marie-Janine<br />Janik, Elizabeth<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983922.jpg"><br /><p>We often think of the Balkans as a region beset by turmoil and backwardness, but from late antiquity to the present it has been a dynamic meeting place of cultures and religions. <b>Marie-Janine Calic</b> invites us to reconsider the history of this intriguing, diverse region as essential to the story of global Europe.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983922http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400Automating the News: How Algorithms Are Rewriting the Mediahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976986Diakopoulos, Nicholas<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/06/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976986.jpg"><br /><p>From hidden connections in big data to bots spreading fake news, journalism is increasingly computer-generated. <b>Nicholas Diakopoulos</b> explains the present and future of a world in which algorithms have changed how the news is created, disseminated, and received, and he shows why journalists&mdash;and their values&mdash;are at little risk of being replaced.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976986http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400How Girls Achievehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980228Nuamah, Sally A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980228.jpg"><br /><p>This bold and necessary book points out a simple and overlooked truth: most schools never had girls in mind to begin with. That is why the world needs what <b>Sally Nuamah</b> calls feminist schools, deliberately designed to provide girls with achievement-oriented identities. And she shows why doing so would help all students, regardless of their gender.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980228http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400Policing the Open Road: How Cars Transformed American Freedomhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980860Seo, Sarah A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980860.jpg"><br /><p><b>Sarah Seo</b> shows that the rise of the car, the symbol of American personal freedom, led to ever more intrusive policing, with devastating consequences for racial equality in our criminal justice system. Criminal procedures designed to safeguard us on the road undermined the nation&rsquo;s commitment to equal protection before the law.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980860http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400Bored, Lonely, Angry, Stupid: Changing Feelings about Technology, from the Telegraph to Twitterhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983700Fernandez, Luke<br />Matt, Susan J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983700.jpg"><br /><p>Facebook makes us lonely. Selfies breed narcissism. On Twitter, hostility reigns. Pundits and psychologists warn that digital technologies substantially alter our emotional states. But <b>Luke Fernandez</b> and <b>Susan Matt</b> show that technology doesn&rsquo;t just affect how we feel from moment to moment&mdash;it changes profoundly the underlying emotions themselves.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983700http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400How We Teach Science: What’s Changed, and Why It Mattershttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919341Rudolph, John L.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/06/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674919341.jpg"><br /><p>Despite an enduring belief that science <i>should</i> be taught, there has been no enduring consensus about how or why. This is especially true when it comes to teaching scientific process. <b>John Rudolph</b> shows that how we think about and teach science will either sustain or thwart future innovation, and determine how science is perceived by the public.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919341http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400Romanland: Ethnicity and Empire in Byzantiumhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986510Kaldellis, Anthony<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986510.jpg"><br /><p>Was there ever such a thing as Byzantium? Certainly no emperor ever called himself Byzantine. While the identities of eastern minorities were clear, that of the ruling majority remains obscured behind a name made up by later generations. <b>Anthony Kaldellis</b> says it is time for the Romanness of these so-called Byzantines to be taken seriously.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986510http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400The Public Option: How to Expand Freedom, Increase Opportunity, and Promote Equalityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987333Sitaraman, Ganesh<br />Alstott, Anne L.<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/10/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987333.jpg"><br /><p>A solution to inequalities&mdash;in health care, retirement, education, recreation, communication&mdash;is as close as the public library, post office, community pool, or elementary school. <i>The Public Option</i> shows that opportunities to develop reasonably priced government-provided services that coexist with private options are all around us.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987333http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:17 -0400Church in the Wild: Evangelicals in Antebellum Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919372Grainger, Brett Malcolm<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674919372.jpg"><br /><p>Emerson and the Transcendentalists get credit for revolutionizing religious life in America by introducing a new appreciation of nature. But in this reconsideration of faith in the antebellum period, <b>Brett Malcolm Grainger</b> argues that it was evangelical revivalists who transformed everyday religious life and spiritualized the natural environment.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919372http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400Rationing the Constitution: How Judicial Capacity Shapes Supreme Court Decision-Makinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986954Coan, Andrew<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 04/01/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986954.jpg"><br /><p>Compared to the vast machinery surrounding Congress and the President, the Supreme Court is a tiny institution that can resolve only a small fraction of the constitutional issues that arise in any given year. <b>Andrew Coan</b> shows that this simple yet frequently ignored fact is essential to understanding how the Supreme Court makes constitutional law.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986954http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400The Emotional Mind: The Affective Roots of Culture and Cognitionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980556Asma, Stephen T.<br />Gabriel, Rami<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980556.jpg"><br /><p>For 200 million years before humans developed a capacity to reason, the emotional centers of the brain were hard at work. <b>Stephen Asma</b> and <b>Rami Gabriel</b> help us understand the evolution of the mind by exploring this more primal capability that we share with other animals: the power to feel, which is the root of so much that makes us uniquely human.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980556http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400In Search of Deeper Learning: The Quest to Remake the American High Schoolhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988392Mehta, Jal<br />Fine, Sarah<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988392.jpg"><br /><p>An award-winning professor and an accomplished educator, <b>Jal Mehta</b> and <b>Sarah Fine</b> take us beyond the hype of reform and inside some of America&rsquo;s most innovative classrooms to show what is working&mdash;and what isn&rsquo;t. In a world where test scores have been king, this boldly humanistic book offers a rich account of what education can be at its best.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988392http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400Revolutionary Constitutions: Charismatic Leadership and the Rule of Lawhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970687Ackerman, Bruce<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970687.jpg"><br /><p>Offering insights into the origins, successes, and threats to revolutionary constitutionalism, <b>Bruce Ackerman</b> takes us to India, South Africa, Italy, France, Poland, Burma, Israel, Iran, and the U.S. and provides a blow-by-blow account of the tribulations that confronted popular movements in their insurgent campaigns for constitutional democracy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970687http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400VC: An American Historyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988002Nicholas, Tom<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/06/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988002.jpg"><br /><p>From nineteenth-century whaling to a multitude of firms pursuing entrepreneurial finance today, venture finance reflects a deep-seated tradition in the deployment of risk capital in the United States. <b>Tom Nicholas</b>&rsquo;s history of the venture capital industry offers a roller coaster ride through America&rsquo;s ongoing pursuit of financial gain.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988002http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400The Revolution That Wasn’t: How Digital Activism Favors Conservativeshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972339Schradie, Jen<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972339.jpg"><br /><p>In this counterintuitive study of digital democracy, <b>Jen Schradie</b> shows how the web has become another weapon in the arsenal of the powerful, and a potent weapon for conservative activists. Rather than leveling the playing field, the internet has tilted it in favor of the Right, where only the most sophisticated and well-funded players can compete.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972339http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400Japan Rearmed: The Politics of Military Powerhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987647Smith, Sheila A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987647.jpg"><br /><p>Modern Japan is not only responding to threats from North Korea and China but is also reevaluating its dependence on the United States, <b>Sheila Smith</b> shows. No longer convinced they can rely on Americans to defend their country, Tokyo&rsquo;s political leaders are now confronting the possibility that they may need to prepare the nation&rsquo;s military for war.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987647http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400Gravity’s Century: From Einstein’s Eclipse to Images of Black Holeshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974968Cowen, Ron<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674974968.jpg"><br /><p><b>Ron Cowen</b> offers a sweeping account of the century of experimentation that has consistently confirmed Einstein&rsquo;s general theory of relativity. He shows how we got from Eddington&rsquo;s pivotal observations of the 1919 eclipse to the Event Horizon Telescope, aimed at starlight wrapping around the black hole at our galaxy&rsquo;s center.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974968http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400The Antitrust Paradigm: Restoring a Competitive Economyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975781Baker, Jonathan B.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/01/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975781.jpg"><br /><p>At a time when tech giants have amassed vast market power, <b>Jonathan Baker</b> shows how laws and regulations can be updated to ensure more competition. The sooner courts and antitrust enforcement agencies stop listening to the Chicago school and start paying attention to modern economics, the sooner Americans will reap the benefits of competition.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975781http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:16 -0400Crime and Forgiveness: Christianizing Execution in Medieval Europehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659841Prosperi, Adriano<br />Carden, Jeremy<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/10/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659841.jpg"><br /><p>The public execution of criminals has been a common practice since ancient times. <b>Adriano Prosperi</b> identifies a crucial period when concepts of vengeance and justice merged with Christian beliefs in repentance and forgiveness, to eventually give political authorities a moral rationale for encoding the death penalty into law.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659841http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400Gropius: The Man Who Built the Bauhaushttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737853MacCarthy, Fiona<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737853.jpg"><br /><p><b>Fiona MacCarthy</b> challenges the image of Walter Gropius as a doctrinaire architectural rationalist, bringing out the vision and courage that carried him through a politically hostile age. Approaching the Bauhaus founder from all angles, she offers a poignant personal story, one that reexamines the urges that drove Euro-American modernism as a whole.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737853http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400The Origin of Empire: Rome from the Republic to Hadrianhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659674Potter, David<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2019<br />Available 05/13/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659674.jpg"><br /><p>Starting with the Roman army&rsquo;s first foray beyond its borders and ending with Hadrian&rsquo;s death (138 CE), <b>David Potter</b>&rsquo;s panorama of the early Empire recounts the wars, leaders and social transformations that lay the foundations of imperial success. As today&rsquo;s parallels reveal, the Romans have much to teach us about power, governance and leadership.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659674http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400Cold War Democracy: The United States and Japanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976344Miller, Jennifer M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976344.jpg"><br /><p>During the occupation American policymakers identified elections and education as the wellsprings of a democratic consciousness in Japan. But as the extent of Japan&rsquo;s economic recovery became clear, they placed prosperity at the core of a revised vision for their new ally&rsquo;s future, as <b>Jennifer Miller</b> shows in this fresh appraisal of the Cold War.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976344http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400Economy and Society: A New Translationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674916548Weber, Max<br />Tribe, Keith<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674916548.jpg"><br /><p><b>Keith Tribe</b>&rsquo;s new translation presents <i>Economy and Society</i> as it stood when <b>Max Weber</b> died. One of the world&rsquo;s leading experts on Weber&rsquo;s thought, Tribe has produced a clear and faithful translation that will become the definitive English edition of one of the few indisputably great intellectual works of the past 150 years.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674916548http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400Hattiesburg: An American City in Black and Whitehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976351Sturkey, William<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976351.jpg"><br /><p>In this rich multigenerational saga of race and family in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, <b>William Sturkey</b> reveals the personal stories behind the men and women who struggled to uphold their southern &ldquo;way of life&rdquo; against the threat of desegregation, and those who fought to tear it down in the name of justice and racial equality.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976351http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400The Age of Addiction: How Bad Habits Became Big Businesshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737372Courtwright, David T.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737372.jpg"><br /><p>We live in an age of addiction, from compulsive gaming and shopping to binge eating and opioid abuse. What can we do to resist temptations that insidiously and deliberately rewire our brains? Nothing, <b>David Courtwright</b> says, unless we understand the global enterprises whose &ldquo;limbic capitalism&rdquo; creates and caters to our bad habits.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737372http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400John Rawls: The Path to a Theory of Justicehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976474Gališanka, Andrius<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2019<br />Available 04/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976474.jpg"><br /><p>Critics have maintained that John Rawls&rsquo;s theory of justice is unrealistic and undemocratic. <b>Andrius Gali&scaron;anka</b>&rsquo;s incisive intellectual biography argues that in misunderstanding the origins and development of Rawls&rsquo;s argument, previous narratives fail to explain the novelty of his philosophical approach and so misunderstand his political vision.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976474http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 12 Oct 2018 15:40:15 -0400Cyrus the Great: Life and Lorehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987388Shayegan, M. Rahim<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987388.jpg"><br /><p><i>Cyrus the Great</i> re-contextualizes Cyrus&rsquo;s epoch in light of recent scholarship. Themes include: Mesopotamian antecedents of his religious policy, the idiosyncratic genesis of Persian imperial art; Babylonian exile and the Bible; Hellenistic and Arsacid genealogical constructs; and his enigmatic evanescence in Sasanian and Muslim traditions.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987388http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:47 -0400Greek and Latin Inscriptions from Sardis: Part II: Finds since 1958http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987265Petzl, Georg<br />Ramage, Andrew<br />Cahill, Nicholas D.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>The capital of Lydia was of outstanding importance as the residence of the kings and satraps. <b>Georg Petzl</b> presents a comprehensive corpus of epigraphic finds since 1958. Each inscription is accompanied by a description of the monument, bibliography, translation, and commentary; indices, concordances, photographs, and maps complement the collection.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987265http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:45 -0400The Arts of Iran in Istanbul and Anatolia: Seven Essayshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987340Davidson, Olga M.<br />Simpson, Marianna Shreve<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/11/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987340.jpg"><br /><p>Much medieval Persianate artwork&mdash;including books illustrated with exquisite miniature paintings&mdash;was disassembled and dispersed as isolated art objects. In <i>The Arts of Iran in Istanbul and Anatolia</i>, a literary historian and six art historians trace the journey from the destructive dispersal of fragments to the joys of restoration.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987340http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:45 -0400Homeric Imagery and the Natural Environmenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987357Brockliss, William<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987357.jpg"><br /><p><b>William Brockliss</b>, responding to George Lakoff&rsquo;s and Mark Johnson&rsquo;s analysis of metaphor, explores the Homeric poets&rsquo; use of concrete concepts drawn from the Greek natural environment to aid their audiences&rsquo; understanding of abstract concepts. In particular, he considers Homeric images associating flowers with deception, disorder, and death.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987357http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:45 -0400Achilles Unbound: Multiformity and Tradition in the Homeric Epicshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987364Dué, Casey<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987364.jpg"><br /><p><b>Casey Du&eacute;</b>, coeditor of <a class="external" href="http://www.homermultitext.org">the Homer Multitext</a>, explores both the traditionality and multiformity of the <i>Iliad</i>. Du&eacute; argues this multiform nature gives us glimpses of the very long history of the text, access to even earlier <i>Iliad</i>s, and a greater awareness of the mechanisms by which such a remarkable epic poem could be composed in performance.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987364http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:45 -0400In Her Own Words: The Life and Poetry of Aelia Eudociahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987371Sowers, Brian P.<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987371.jpg"><br /><p>Examining Aelia Eudocia&rsquo;s writings as a unified whole and in context, <b>Brian P. Sowers</b> reveals an exceptional author representing three late-antique communities: poets interested in transforming classical literature; Christians positioned outside traditional power structures; and women who challenged social, religious, and literary boundaries.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987371http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:45 -0400Legacies of War: Enduring Memories, Persistent Patternshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987791Leaning, Jennifer<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987791.jpg"><br /><p>With a lens trained on how civilians and soldiers remember the experience of armed conflict, <i>Legacies of War</i> challenges narrow conceptions of the cost of war. The book identifies significant trends in the conduct of war, and traces how these are rendered in social rituals of interpretation, commemoration, expiation, or avoidance.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987791http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:45 -0400Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium, 37: 2017http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987807Andrews, Celeste<br />Newton, Heather<br />Shack, Joseph<br />Wolf, Joe<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/25/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987807.jpg"><br /><p>Volume 37 of the <i>Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium</i> offers a wide range of articles on topics across the field of Celtic Studies. It includes the 2017 J. V. Kelleher lecture delivered by Paul Russell, Professor of Celtic, University of Cambridge, entitled &ldquo;&lsquo;Mistakes of All Kinds&rsquo;: The Glossography of Medieval Irish Literary Texts.&rdquo;</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987807http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:45 -0400Just a Song: Chinese Lyrics from the Eleventh and Early Twelfth Centurieshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987128Owen, Stephen<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/25/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987128.jpg"><br /><p>&ldquo;Song Lyric,&rdquo; <i>ci</i>, is one of the most loved forms of Chinese poetry, radically distinct from &ldquo;Classical Poetry,&rdquo; <i>shi</i>. <b>Stephen Owen</b> examines song lyric&rsquo;s literary traditions, including its origins, major writers and collections, and development into a genre, while offering a new hypothesis on the relationship between song practice and written text.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987128http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:43 -0400Selected Writingshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780983532248Dapontes, Konstantinos<br />Tsalicoglou, Elina<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/17/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780983532248.jpg"><br /><p>Elina Tsalicoglou offers an English rendition of <b>Konstantinos Dapontes</b>&rsquo;s idiosyncratic poem &ldquo;Canon of Hymns Comprising Many Exceptional Things,&rdquo; and selected passages from one of his most important works, <i>Garden of Graces</i>. These are accompanied by notes and a detailed introduction to the life and work of this significant Greek author.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780983532248http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:13:41 -0400Our Universe: An Astronomer’s Guidehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984288Dunkley, Jo<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2019<br />Available 03/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984288.jpg"><br /><p><b>Jo Dunkley</b> combines her expertise as an astrophysicist with her talents as a writer and teacher to present an elegant introduction to the structure, history, and enduring mysteries of the universe. Among the cutting-edge phenomena discussed are the accelerating expansion of the universe and the possibility that our universe is only one of many.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984288http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:07 -0500Agamemnon, the Pathetic Despot: Reading Characterization in Homerhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984455Porter, Andrew<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984455.jpg"><br /><p><b>Andrew Porter</b> explores characterization in Homer, from an oral-traditional point of view, through the resonance of words, themes, and &ldquo;back stories&rdquo; from the past and future. He analyzes Agamemnon&rsquo;s character traits in the <a class="publicationTitle" href="/catalog.php?isbn=9780674995796">Iliad</a>, including his qualities as a leader, against events such as his tragic homecoming in the <a class="publicationTitle" href="9780674995611">Odyssey</a>.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984455http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:03 -0500A Comparative Dictionary of Raute and Rawat: Tibeto-Burman Languages of the Central Himalayashttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984349Fortier, Jana<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>The Raute and Rawat people of the central Himalayan region live by hunting, gathering, and trading wooden carvings. <i>A Comparative Dictionary of Raute and Rawat</i> provides a useful reference work with new information about the speakers&rsquo; ethnic identities and culturally significant plants, animals, deities, and material culture.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984349http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:03 -0500Guardian of a Dying Flame: Śāriputra (c. 1335–1426) and the End of Late Indian Buddhismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984356McKeown, Arthur<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><b>Arthur McKeown</b> examines newly revealed Tibetan and Chinese biographies of &#346;&amacr;riputra and a collection of historical documents in Sanskrit, Tibetan, and Chinese. These sources point to a fundamental reconsideration of later Indian Buddhism, its relationship with Brahmanism and Islam, and its enduring importance throughout Asia.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984356http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:03 -0500Lokaprakāśa by Kṣemendra with the commentary of Sahaja Bhaṭṭa, Volume 2http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984363Kṣemendra<br />Bhaṭṭa, Sahaja<br />Witzel, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>Long lost, the edition of this significant text has been recovered in the Soci&eacute;t&eacute; Asiatique in Paris and is now published here. <i>Lokaprak&amacr;&sacute;a by Ks&#803;emendra with the commentary of Sahaja Bhat&#803;t&#803;a</i> fills a large gap in our knowledge of private life and public administration in medieval India and will greatly interest Sanskritists and historians.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984363http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:03 -0500Baking Emily Dickinson’s Black Cakehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980099Hardman, Emilie<br />Cole, Heather<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><i>Baking Emily Dickinson&rsquo;s Black Cake</i> delves into the history of the poet&rsquo;s manuscript recipe. It calls for &ldquo;2 Butter. / 19 eggs. / 5 pounds Raisins&rdquo; and produces batter weighing in excess of twenty pounds. Explore the story of each ingredient, in the context of Emily Dickinson&rsquo;s nineteenth century Amherst home, with librarians of Houghton.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980099http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 09 Mar 2018 22:30:54 -0500One Man Show: Poetics and Presence in the <i>Iliad</i> and <i>Odyssey</i>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980020Kretler, Katherine L.<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980020.jpg"><br /><p><b>Katherine L. Kretler</b> plumbs the virtues of the Homeric poems as scripts for solo performance. What is lost in the journey from the stage to the page? The book focuses on the performer not as transparent mediator, but as one haunted by multiple stories, bringing suppressed voices to the surface.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980020http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Oct 2017 15:09:46 -0400The Singer of Tales: Third Editionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975736Lord, Albert B.<br />Elmer, David F.<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975736.jpg"><br /><p>First published in 1960, <i>The Singer of Tales</i> remains the fundamental study of the distinctive techniques and aesthetics of oral epic poetry&mdash;from South Slavic epic songs to the <a class="publicationTitle" href="/catalog.php?isbn=9780674995796">Iliad</a>, <a class="publicationTitle" href="/catalog.php?isbn=9780674995611">Odyssey</a>, <a class="publicationTitle" href="/catalog.php?isbn=9780674052956">Beowulf</a> and beyond. This edition offers a corrected text and is supplemented by an open-access website with audio recordings.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975736http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 13:11:07 -0400James and Royce Reconsidered: Reflections on the Centenary of <i>Pragmatism</i>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674033054Lamberth, David C.<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2019<br />Available 06/30/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674033054.jpg"><br /><p>In the first decade of the twentieth century, William James and Josiah Royce, both professors of philosophy at Harvard, towered over American philosophy and exerted wide influence on European thought. This volume offers a unique view of the state of the discussion on James and Royce across several disciplines.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674033054http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 21 Jul 2009 13:32:45 -0400