Harvard University Press - Forthcoming Bookshttp://www.hup.harvard.eduPublications from Harvard University Press: Forthcoming Booksen-usCopyright 2019 Harvard University PressContact_HUP@harvard.eduTue, 18 Jun 2019 21:52:08 -0400To Shape a New World: Essays on the Political Philosophy of Martin Luther King, Jr.http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237834Shelby, Tommie<br />Terry, Brandon M.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2020<br />Available 12/02/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237834.jpg"><br /><p>On the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.&rsquo;s, assassination, his political thought remains underappreciated. <b>Tommie Shelby</b> and <b>Brandon Terry</b>, along with a cast of distinguished contributors, engage critically with King&rsquo;s understudied writings on a wide range of compelling, challenging topics and rethink the legacy of this towering figure.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237834http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 23 Apr 2019 18:10:39 -0400The Virtues and Vices of Speechhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987500Pontano, Giovanni Gioviano<br />Pigman III, G. W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/19/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987500.jpg"><br /><p><b>Giovanni Pontano</b>, best known today as a Latin poet, also composed popular prose dialogues and essays. The <i>De sermone</i>, translated into English here for the first time as <i>The Virtues and Vices of Speech</i>, provides a moral anatomy of aspects of speech such as truthfulness, deception, flattery, gossip, bargaining, irony, wit, and ridicule.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987500http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:42 -0400Lives of the Milanese Tyrantshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987524Decembrio, Pier Candido<br />Ianziti, Gary<br />Zaggia, Massimo<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/19/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987524.jpg"><br /><p><i>Lives of the Milanese Tyrants</i> includes biographies of two dukes of Milan&mdash;the powerful Filippo Maria Visconti and the mercenary captain Francesco Sforza&mdash;written by the most important Milanese humanist of the early fifteenth century, <b>Pier Candido Decembrio</b>. Both works are translated into English here for the first time from new Latin texts.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987524http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:42 -0400Seeing Patients: A Surgeon’s Story of Race and Medical Bias, With a New Prefacehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241374White, Augustus A.<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/07/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241374.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241374http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:41 -0400The Invention of the Restaurant: Paris and Modern Gastronomic Culture, With a New Prefacehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241770Spang, Rebecca L.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2020<br />Available 12/02/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241770.jpg"><br /><p>As <b>Spang</b> explains, during the 1760s and 1770s, sensitive, self-described sufferers made public show of their delicacy by going to the new establishments known as &ldquo;restaurateurs&rsquo; rooms&rdquo; to sip <i>bouillons</i>. But these locations soon became sites for extending frugal, politically correct hospitality and later became symbols of aristocratic greed.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241770http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:41 -0400Old English Lives of Saints, Volume Ihttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674425095Aelfric<br />Clayton, Mary<br />Mullins, Juliet<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674425095.jpg"><br /><p><i>Old English Lives of Saints</i>, a series composed in the 990s by the Benedictine monk <b>&AElig;lfric</b> (Aelfric), portrays an array of saints&mdash;including virgin martyrs, kings, soldiers, and bishops&mdash;whose examples modeled courageous faith, self-sacrifice, and individual and collective resistance at a turbulent time when England was under severe Viking attack.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674425095http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:41 -0400The Price of Aid: The Economic Cold War in Indiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241671Engerman, David C.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2020<br />Available 12/02/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241671.jpg"><br /><p>Looking back to the evolution of foreign aid during the Cold War, <b>David C. Engerman</b> invites us to recognize the strategic thinking at the heart of development assistance&mdash;along with the political costs. India&rsquo;s history provides an instructive model, as China spends freely in Africa and the political stakes of foreign aid start to rise again.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241671http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:40 -0400Famine Relief in Warlord Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241145Fuller, Pierre<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/19/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241145.jpg"><br /><p><i>Famine Relief in Warlord China</i> explores disaster responses during the greatest ecological crisis of the pre-Nationalist Chinese republic. <b>Pierre Fuller</b> details how indigenous action from the household to the national level, not international intervention, sustained the lives of millions of the destitute in Beijing.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241145http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:40 -0400Evangelicals Incorporated: Books and the Business of Religion in Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980112Vaca, Daniel<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 11/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980112.jpg"><br /><p>American evangelicalism is big business. It is not, <b>Daniel Vaca</b> argues, just a type of conservative Protestantism that market forces have commodified. Rather evangelicalism is an expressly commercial practice, in which the faithful participate, learn, and develop religious identities by engaging corporations and commercial products.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980112http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:40 -0400Adams Family Correspondence, Volume 14: October 1799 – February 1801http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674240902Adams Family<br />Woodward, Hobson<br />Martin, Sara<br />Minty, Christopher F.<br />Norton, Amanda Mathews<br />Millikan, Neal E.<br />Fries, Gwen<br />Georgini, Sara<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2019<br />Available 07/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674240902.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674240902http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:40 -0400No Property in Man: Slavery and Antislavery at the Nation’s Founding, With a New Prefacehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241428Wilentz, Sean<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/05/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241428.jpg"><br /><p>Driving straight to the heart of the most contentious issue in American history, <b>Sean Wilentz</b> argues controversially that, far from concealing a crime against humanity, the U.S. Constitution limited slavery&rsquo;s legitimacy&mdash;a limitation which in time inspired the antislavery politics that led to Southern secession, the Civil War, and Emancipation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241428http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:39 -0400De Gaullehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241459Jackson, Julian<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2019<br />Available 10/01/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241459.jpg"><br /><p>In a definitive biography of the mythic general who refused to accept Nazi domination of France, <b>Julian Jackson</b> captures this titanic figure as never before. Drawing on unpublished letters, memoirs, and resources of the recently opened de Gaulle archive, he shows how this volatile visionary put a broken France back at the center of world affairs.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241459http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:39 -0400Four Walls and a Roof: The Complex Nature of a Simple Professionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241466de Graaf, Reinier<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/16/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241466.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=9780674241466http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:39 -0400Third Thoughtshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241473Weinberg, Steven<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2019<br />Available 07/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241473.jpg"><br /><p>One of the world&rsquo;s most captivating scientists challenges us to think about nature&rsquo;s foundations and the entanglement of science and society. <b>Steven Weinberg</b>, author of <i>The First Three Minutes</i>, offers his views on fascinating aspects of physics and the universe, but does not seclude science behind disciplinary walls, or shy away from politics.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241473http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:39 -0400Islam and the Future of Tolerance: A Dialoguehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241480Harris, Sam<br />Nawaz, Maajid<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/05/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241480.jpg"><br /><p>In this dialogue between a famous atheist and a former radical, <b>Sam Harris</b> and <b>Maajid Nawaz</b> invite you to join an urgently needed conversation: Is Islam a religion of peace or war? Is it amenable to reform? Why do so many Muslims seem drawn to extremism? The authors demonstrate how two people with very different views can find common ground.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241480http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:39 -0400Finding Time: The Economics of Work-Life Conflicthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241497Boushey, Heather<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241497.jpg"><br /><p>Employers demand more of employees&rsquo; time while leaving the important things in life&mdash;health, family&mdash;for workers to take care of on their own time and dime. How can workers get ahead while making sure their families don&rsquo;t fall behind? <b>Heather Boushey</b> shows in detail that economic efficiency and equity do not have to be enemies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241497http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:39 -0400Newton’s Apple and Other Myths about Sciencehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241565Numbers, Ronald L.<br />Kampourakis, Kostas<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2020<br />Available 12/02/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241565.jpg"><br /><p>A falling apple inspired the law of gravity&mdash;or so the story goes. Is it true? Perhaps not. But why do such stories endure as explanations of how science happens? <i>Newton&rsquo;s Apple and Other Myths about Science</i> brushes away popular misconceptions to provide a clearer picture of scientific breakthroughs from ancient times to the present.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241565http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:39 -0400The Market as Godhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241572Cox, Harvey<br />PAPERBACK<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241572.jpg"><br /><p>The Market has deified itself, according to <b>Harvey Cox</b>&rsquo;s brilliant exegesis. And all of the world&rsquo;s problems&mdash;widening inequality, a rapidly warming planet, the injustices of global poverty&mdash;are consequently harder to solve. Only by tracing how the Market reached its divine status can we hope to restore it to its proper place as servant of humanity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241572http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:39 -0400Virtual Competition: The Promise and Perils of the Algorithm-Driven Economyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241589Ezrachi, Ariel<br />Stucke, Maurice E.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2019<br />Available 10/01/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241589.jpg"><br /><p><b>Ariel Ezrachi</b> and <b>Maurice Stucke</b> take a hard look at today&rsquo;s app-assisted paradise of digital shopping. The algorithms and data-crunching that make online purchasing so convenient are also changing the nature of the market by shifting power into the hands of the few, with risks to competition, our democratic ideals, and our overall well-being.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241589http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:39 -0400Blockchain and the Law: The Rule of Codehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241596De Filippi, Primavera<br />Wright, Aaron<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/05/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241596.jpg"><br /><p>How does Bitcoin mine money from 1s and 0s? Through blockchain, a tool for creating secure, decentralized peer-to-peer applications. The technology has been compared to the Internet in impact. But disintermediation&mdash;blockchain&rsquo;s greatest benefit&mdash;cuts out oversight along with middlemen. <i>Blockchain and the Law</i> urges the law to catch up.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241596http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:39 -0400Pious Fashion: How Muslim Women Dresshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241602Bucar, Elizabeth<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2019<br />Available 07/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241602.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=9780674241602http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:39 -0400After Appomattox: Military Occupation and the Ends of Warhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241626Downs, Gregory P.<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2019<br />Available 07/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241626.jpg"><br /><p>The Civil War did not end with Confederate capitulation in 1865. A second phase commenced which lasted until 1871&mdash;not Reconstruction but genuine belligerency whose mission was to crush slavery and create civil and political rights for freed people. But as <b>Gregory Downs</b> shows, military occupation posed its own dilemmas, including near-anarchy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241626http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:39 -0400Observation and Experiment: An Introduction to Causal Inferencehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241633Rosenbaum, Paul<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2019<br />Available 07/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241633.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=9780674241633http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:39 -0400Mere Civility: Disagreement and the Limits of Tolerationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241640Bejan, Teresa M.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2019<br />Available 10/01/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241640.jpg"><br /><p>In liberal democracies committed to tolerating diversity as well as disagreement, the loss of civility in the public sphere seems critical. But is civility really a virtue, or a demand for conformity that silences dissent? <b>Teresa Bejan</b> looks at early modern debates about religious toleration for answers about what a civil society should look like.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241640http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:39 -0400Accounting for Slavery: Masters and Managementhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241657Rosenthal, Caitlin<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/16/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241657.jpg"><br /><p><b>Caitlin Rosenthal</b> explores quantitative management practices on West Indian and Southern plantations, showing how planter-capitalists built sophisticated organizations and used complex accounting tools. By demonstrating that business innovation can be a byproduct of bondage Rosenthal further erodes the false boundary between capitalism and slavery.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241657http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:39 -0400The Muslim Brotherhood and the West: A History of Enmity and Engagementhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241664Frampton, Martyn<br />PAPERBACK<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241664.jpg"><br /><p>Drawing on the Muslim Brotherhood&rsquo;s Arabic and English writings and on archival research in London and Washington, <b>Martyn Frampton</b> provides the first comprehensive history of the charged relationship between the world&rsquo;s largest Islamist movement and the Western powers that have dominated the Middle East for a century: Britain and the United States.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241664http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:39 -0400al-Muwaṭṭaʾ, the Royal Moroccan Edition: The Recension of Yaḥyā Ibn Yaḥyā al-Laythīhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241350Anas, Mālik b.<br />Fadel, Mohammad<br />Monette, Connell<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241350.jpg"><br /><p>The first written treatise of Islamic law, Imam M&amacr;lik&rsquo;s 8th century CE <i>Muwa&#7789;&#7789;a&#702;</i> provides an unparalleled window into the lives, rituals, laws, and customs of Medina&rsquo;s early Muslim community. Based on the 2013 <i>Muwa&#7789;&#7789;a&#702;: The Royal Moroccan Edition</i>, this translation with extensive notes makes this early legal text widely accessible.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241350http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:38 -0400The Ancient Greek Hero in 24 Hourshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241688Nagy, Gregory<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2020<br />Available 12/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241688.jpg"><br /><p>The ancient Greeks&rsquo; concept of &ldquo;the hero&rdquo; was very different from what we understand by the term today. In 24 installments, based on the Harvard <a class="external" href="http://kleos.chs.harvard.edu/?p=985">course</a> <b>Nagy</b> has taught and refined since the 1970s, <i>The Ancient Greek Hero in 24 Hours</i> explores civilization&rsquo;s roots in Classical literature&mdash;a lineage that continues to challenge and inspire us.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241688http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:38 -0400Not Enough: Human Rights in an Unequal Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241398Moyn, Samuel<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/19/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241398.jpg"><br /><p>The age of human rights has been kindest to the rich. As state violations of political rights garnered attention, a commitment to material equality disappeared and market fundamentalism emerged as the dominant economic force. <b>Samuel Moyn</b> asks why we chose not to challenge wealth and neglected the demands of a broader social and economic justice.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241398http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:38 -0400Vatican I: The Council and the Making of the Ultramontane Churchhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241404O'Malley, John W.<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2019<br />Available 07/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241404.jpg"><br /><p>In the nineteenth century, the foundations upon which the Catholic Church had rested for centuries were shaken were shaken by liberalism. At the Vatican Council of 1869&ndash;1870, the church made a dramatic effort to set things right by defining the doctrine of papal infallibility. As a result, the church became more pope-centered than ever before.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241404http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:38 -0400Not All Dead White Men: Classics and Misogyny in the Digital Agehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241411Zuckerberg, Donna<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/16/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241411.jpg"><br /><p>Some of the most controversial and consequential debates about the legacy of the ancients are raging not in universities but online, where Alt-Right men&rsquo;s groups deploy ancient sources to justify misogyny and a return of antifeminist masculinity. <b>Donna Zuckerberg</b> dives deep to take a look at this unexpected reanimation of the Classical tradition.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241411http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:38 -0400The Great Reversal: How America Gave Up on Free Marketshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237544Philippon, Thomas<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2019<br />Available 10/01/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237544.jpg"><br /><p>American markets, once a model for the world, are giving up on competition. <b>Thomas Philippon</b> blames the unchecked efforts of corporate lobbyists. Instead of earning profits by investing and innovating, powerful firms use political pressure to secure their advantages. The result is less efficient markets, leading to higher prices and lower wages.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237544http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:35 -0400A Convert’s Tale: Art, Crime, and Jewish Apostasy in Renaissance Italyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237537Herzig, Tamar<br />PAPERBACK<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>Salomone da Sesso was a virtuoso goldsmith in Renaissance Italy. Brought down by a sex scandal, he saved his skin by converting to Catholicism. <b>Tamar Herzig</b> explores Salamone&rsquo;s world&mdash;his Jewish upbringing, his craft and patrons, and homosexuality. In his struggle for rehabilitation, we see how precarious and contested was the meaning of conversion.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237537http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:35 -0400The Paradox of Being: Truth, Identity, and Images in Daoismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241107Andersen, Poul<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241107.jpg"><br /><p>Through research into Daoist ritual in history and as it survives today, <b>Andersen</b> shows that the concept of truth in Chinese Daoist philosophy and ritual posits being as a paradox anchored in the inexistent Way, and consists in seeking to be an exception to ordinary norms and rules of behavior which nonetheless engages what is common to us all.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241107http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:35 -0400Feeling the Past in Seventeenth-Century Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241114Ling, Xiaoqiao<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/16/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241114.jpg"><br /><p><i>Feeling the Past in Seventeenth-Century China</i> highlights the central role played by the body in writers&rsquo; memories during the Ming&ndash;Qing cataclysm. Sight, sound, taste, and touch configured ordinary experiences next to traumatic events. This embodied experience reveals literature&rsquo;s mission of remembrance as a moral endeavor in cultural continuity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241114http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:35 -0400Imaginative Mapping: Landscape and Japanese Identity in the Tokugawa and Meiji Erashttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241121Toyosawa, Nobuko<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2019<br />Available 07/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241121.jpg"><br /><p><i>Imaginative Mapping</i> analyzes how intellectuals of the Tokugawa and Meiji eras used specific features and aspects of the landscape to represent their idea of Japan and produce a narrative of Japan as a cultural community. <b>Nobuko Toyosawa</b> argues that the circulation spatial narratives allowed readers to imagine the broader conceptual space of Japan.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241121http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:35 -0400Famine Relief in Warlord Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241138Fuller, Pierre<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/19/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241138.jpg"><br /><p><i>Famine Relief in Warlord China</i> explores disaster responses during the greatest ecological crisis of the pre-Nationalist Chinese republic. <b>Pierre Fuller</b> details how indigenous action from the household to the national level, not international intervention, sustained the lives of millions of the destitute in Beijing.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241138http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:35 -0400Powers of the Real: Cinema, Gender, and Emotion in Interwar Japanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241152Lewis, Diane Wei<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241152.jpg"><br /><p><i>Powers of the Real</i> analyzes the cultural politics of cinema&rsquo;s persuasive sensory realism in interwar Japan. Examining cultural criticism, art, news media, literature, and film, <b>Lewis</b> offers new perspectives on media history, the commodification of intimacy and emotion, film realism, and gender politics in the &ldquo;age of the mass society&rdquo; in Japan.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241152http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:35 -0400Powers of the Real: Cinema, Gender, and Emotion in Interwar Japanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241169Lewis, Diane Wei<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241169.jpg"><br /><p><i>Powers of the Real</i> analyzes the cultural politics of cinema&rsquo;s persuasive sensory realism in interwar Japan. Examining cultural criticism, art, news media, literature, and film, <b>Lewis</b> offers new perspectives on media history, the commodification of intimacy and emotion, film realism, and gender politics in the &ldquo;age of the mass society&rdquo; in Japan.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241169http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:35 -0400Regional Literature and the Transmission of Culture: Chinese Drum Ballads, 1800–1937http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241183Wan, Margaret B.<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241183.jpg"><br /><p><i>Regional Literature and the Transmission of Culture</i> provides a textured picture of cultural transmission in the Qing and early Republican eras. Study of drum ballads opens up new perspectives in Chinese literature and history and offers a new paradigm that will interest scholars of cultural history, literature, legal history, and popular culture.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241183http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:35 -0400Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium, 38: 2018http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241312Andrews, Celeste<br />Newton, Heather<br />Parker, Shannon<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241312.jpg"><br /><p><i>PHCC</i>, 38 includes widely-ranging articles on medieval and modern literary and material culture, as well as language structure and formation, of the Celtic regions of Ireland, Wales, and Breton. Dr. Aled Jones of Bangor University delivered the special lecture, comparing modern astrophysics to the plasticity of time in medieval Celtic literature.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241312http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:35 -0400Lovers of the Soul, Lovers of the Body: Philosophical and Religious Perspectives in Late Antiquityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241329Slaveva-Griffin, Svetla<br />Ramelli, Ilaria L. E.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2020<br />Available 12/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241329.jpg"><br /><p>This volume integrates philosophical and religious perspectives on the relation between body and soul. Focusing on the transformative period of the first six centuries CE, one hears echoes of Plato and Aristotle. The polyphonic&mdash;but not dissonant&mdash;dialogue is created by an international group of scholars in ancient philosophy, theology, and religion.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241329http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:35 -0400The End of Middle East History and Other Conjectureshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241336Bulliet, Richard W.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2020<br />Available 12/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241336.jpg"><br /><p>After fifty years of posing and answering daring historical questions, <b>Richard Bulliet</b> tackles an array of topics as diverse as the origin of civilization, the Big Bang&ndash;Big Crunch theory of Islamic history, the &ldquo;Muslim South,&rdquo; counterfactual history, future political events, and future interpretations of the 20th century in his imaginative essays.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241336http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:35 -0400Muslims and US Politics Today: A Defining Momenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241343Khalil, Mohammad Hassan<br />PAPERBACK<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241343.jpg"><br /><p>The 21st century has been a volatile period for American Muslims. Yet despite anti-Muslim bias, American Muslims now have unprecedented avenues of influence in U.S. politics. In this critically-timed volume, <b>Mohammad Hassan Khalil</b> has drawn on leading scholars to provide a deep look at the rich political history and future of American Muslims.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241343http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:35 -0400Adversarial Legalism: The American Way of Law, Second Editionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238367Kagan, Robert A.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674238367.jpg"><br /><p>American dispute resolution is more adversarial, compared with systems of other economically advanced countries. Americans more often rely on legal threats and lawsuits. American laws are generally more complicated and prescriptive, adjudication more costly, penalties more severe. Here, <b>Kagan</b> examines the origins and consequences of this system.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238367http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:34 -0400Unbelievers: An Emotional History of Doubthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241824Ryrie, Alec<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241824.jpg"><br /><p>Long before philosophers started making the case for atheism, powerful, affectively laden cultural currents were sowing doubt in Europe. <b>Alec Ryrie</b> looks to the history of the Reformation and argues that emotions&mdash;anger at priestly corruption and anxieties attending the erosion of time-honored certainties&mdash;were the handmaidens of atheism.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241824http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:34 -0400Orthodox Passions: Narrating Filial Love during the High Qinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241176Epstein, Maram<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241176.jpg"><br /><p>In this groundbreaking study, <b>Maram Epstein</b> identifies filial piety as the dominant expression of love in Qing dynasty texts. By decentering romantic feeling as the dominant expression of love during the High Qing, <i>Orthodox Passions</i> calls for a new understanding of the affective landscape of late imperial China.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241176http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:34 -0400The Anime Boom in the United States: Lessons for Global Creative Industrieshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241190Daliot-Bul, Michal<br />Otmazgin, Nissim<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241190.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Anime Boom in the United States</i> is a comprehensive and empirically grounded study of the expansion of anime marketing and sales into the United States. It explores the transnational networks of anime production and marketing while also investigating the cultural and artistic processes the art form inspired.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241190http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:34 -0400The Triumph of Empire: The Roman World from Hadrian to Constantinehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241381Kulikowski, Michael<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241381.jpg"><br /><p><b>Michael Kulikowski</b> takes readers into the political heart of imperial Rome, beginning with the reign of Hadrian, who visited the farthest reaches of his domain and created stable frontiers, and spanning to the decades after Constantine the Great, who overhauled the government, introduced a new state religion, and founded a second Rome.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241381http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:34 -0400Desert Navigator: The Journey of an Anthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674045880Wehner, Rüdiger<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2020<br />Available 12/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674045880.jpg"><br /><p><i>Cataglyphis</i> ants can set out across vast expanses of desert terrain in search of prey, and then find the shortest way home. <b>R&uuml;diger Wehner</b> has devised elegant experiments to unmask how they do it. Through a lively and lucid narrative, he offers a firsthand look at the extraordinary navigational skills of these charismatic creatures.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674045880http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:34 -0400The Rise of the Latino Vote: A Historyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737440Francis-Fallon, Benjamin<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/19/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737440.jpg"><br /><p><b>Francis-Fallon</b> returns to the origins of the U.S. &ldquo;Spanish-speaking vote&rdquo; to understand the history and potential of this political bloc. He finds that individual voters affiliate more with their particular ethnic communities than with the pan-ethnic Latino identity created for them, complicating the notion of a broader Latino constituency.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737440http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:34 -0400Me the People: How Populism Transforms Democracyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674240889Urbinati, Nadia<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2019<br />Available 07/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674240889.jpg"><br /><p>Populism suddenly is everywhere, and everywhere misunderstood. <b>Nadia Urbinati</b> argues that populism should be regarded as government based on an unmediated relationship between the leader and those defined as the &ldquo;good&rdquo; or &ldquo;right&rdquo; people. Mingling history, theory, and current affairs, Urbinati illuminates populism&rsquo;s tense relation to democracy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674240889http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:34 -0400Criminal Dissent: Prosecutions under the Alien and Sedition Acts of 1798http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976139Bird, Wendell<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 12/02/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976139.jpg"><br /><p>The prosecution of dissent under the Alien and Sedition Acts affected far more people than previously realized. It also provoked the first battle over the Bill of Rights. <b>Wendell Bird</b> provides the definitive account of a dark moment in U.S. history, reminding us that expressive freedom and opposition politics are essential to a stable democracy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976139http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:34 -0400Harlem: Found Wayshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980969Grant, Vera Ingrid<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2019<br />Available 07/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980969.jpg"><br /><p><i>Harlem: Found Ways</i> burnishes Harlem&rsquo;s luster but never attempts to smooth its rough edges. Multimedia works explore the invention of Harlem, and reinvent it. Vibrantly illustrated, the catalog features essays on the uniquely layered urban landscape and is an important resource for students of contemporary African American art and the city.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980969http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:34 -0400Capitalism, Alone: The Future of the System That Rules the Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987593Milanovic, Branko<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/16/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987593.jpg"><br /><p>For the first time in history, the globe is dominated by one economic system. Capitalism prevails because it delivers prosperity and meets desires for autonomy. But it also is unstable and morally defective. Surveying the varieties and futures of capitalism, <b>Branko Milanovic</b> offers creative solutions to improve a system that isn&rsquo;t going anywhere.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987593http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:34 -0400The Emperor Who Never Was: Dara Shukoh in Mughal Indiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987296Gandhi, Supriya<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2020<br />Available 12/02/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987296.jpg"><br /><p>Dara Shukoh was the heir-apparent to the Mughal throne in 1659, when he was executed by his brother Aurangzeb. Today Dara is lionized in South Asia, while Aurangzeb, who presided over the beginnings of imperial disintegration, is scorned. <b>Supriya Gandhi</b>&rsquo;s nuanced biography asks whether the story really would have been different with Dara in power.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987296http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:34 -0400Spenserian Momentshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988446Teskey, Gordon<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988446.jpg"><br /><p><b>Gordon Teskey</b> restores Edmund Spenser to prominence, revealing his epic <i>The Faerie Queene</i> as a grand, improvisatory project on human nature. Teskey compares Spenser to Milton, an avowed follower. While Milton&rsquo;s rigid ideology is now stale, Spenser&rsquo;s allegories remain vital, inviting new questions and visions, heralding a constantly changing future.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988446http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:32 -0400When Bishops Meet: An Essay Comparing Trent, Vatican I, and Vatican IIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988415O'Malley, John W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2019<br />Available 07/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988415.jpg"><br /><p>This unprecedented comparison of the three most recent Catholic councils traverses more than 450 years and examines the church&rsquo;s most pressing and consistent concerns&mdash;issues of purpose, power, and relevance. <b>John O&rsquo;Malley</b> addresses key questions councils raised. Who was in charge of the church? And what difference did the councils make?</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988415http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:32 -0400Bitter Reckoning: Israel Tries Holocaust Survivors as Nazi Collaboratorshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988149Porat, Dan<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/16/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988149.jpg"><br /><p>Digging into newly declassified archives, <b>Dan Porat</b> unearths the story of Jews prosecuted by the State of Israel for Nazi collaboration. Over time courts and the public came to see Jewish ghetto administrators or kapos as tragic figures. Rigorous yet humane, Porat invites us to rethink ideas about victimhood, justice, and collective memory.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988149http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:32 -0400Virtue Politics: Soulcraft and Statecraft in Renaissance Italyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237551Hankins, James<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237551.jpg"><br /><p><b>James Hankins</b> challenges the view that the Renaissance was the seedbed of modern republicanism, with Machiavelli as exemplary thinker. What most concerned Renaissance political theorists, Hankins contends, was not reforming laws but shaping citizens. To secure the social good, they fostered virtue through a new program of education: the humanities.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237551http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:32 -0400Equal Justice: Fair Legal Systems in an Unfair Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237568Wilmot-Smith, Frederick<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237568.jpg"><br /><p>It cannot be fair that wealthy people enjoy better legal outcomes. That is why <b>Frederick Wilmot-Smith</b> argues that justice requires equal access to legal resources. At his most radical, he urges us to rethink the centrality of the market to legal systems, so that those without means can secure justice and the rich cannot escape the law&rsquo;s demands.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237568http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:32 -0400Theory of Gardenshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024538Morel, Jean-Marie<br />Disponzio, Joseph<br />Cooperman, Emily T.<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/05/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024538.jpg"><br /><p><b>Jean-Marie Morel</b>&rsquo;s <i>Th&eacute;orie des jardins</i> is a fundamental 18th-century text in landscape architecture. A renowned landscape designer and theorist with an engineering background, Morel took account of natural processes that underlie landscape formation and coined the term <i>architecte-paysagiste</i>, the precursor to &ldquo;landscape architect.&rdquo;</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024538http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:32 -0400Agents of Disorder: Inside China’s Cultural Revolutionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238329Walder, Andrew G.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674238329.jpg"><br /><p>Why did the Chinese Communist Party state collapse so rapidly during the Cultural Revolution? Consulting over 2,000 local annals chronicling some 34,000 revolutionary episodes across China, <b>Andrew Walder</b> offers a new answer, showing how the army, brought in to quiet brewing rebellions, escalated the violence that took nearly 1.6 million lives.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238329http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:32 -0400The Theology of Liberalism: Political Philosophy and the Justice of Godhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674240940Nelson, Eric<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/16/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674240940.jpg"><br /><p>Modern liberal political philosophy is closely associated with post-1945 secularism. But <b>Eric Nelson</b> contends that the liberal tradition founded by John Rawls is an unwitting outgrowth of ancient theological debates about justice and evil. When we understand this, we can better untangle the knotted strands of liberal political thought.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674240940http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:32 -0400Stalin and the Fate of Europe: The Postwar Struggle for Sovereigntyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238770Naimark, Norman M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674238770.jpg"><br /><p>It can seem as though the Cold War division of Europe was inevitable. But Stalin was more open to a settlement on the continent than is assumed. In this powerful reassessment of the postwar order, <b>Norman Naimark</b> returns to the four years after WWII to illuminate European leaders&rsquo; efforts to secure national sovereignty amid dominating powers.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238770http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:32 -0400On the Shoulders of Giantshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674240896Eco, Umberto<br />McEwen, Alastair<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/16/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674240896.jpg"><br /><p><i>On the Shoulders of Giants</i> collects previously unpublished essays from the last fifteen years of <b>Umberto Eco</b>&rsquo;s life. With humor and erudition, one of the great contemporary thinkers takes on the roots of Western culture, the origin of language, the nature of beauty and ugliness, the imperfections of art, and the lure of mysteries.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674240896http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:32 -0400The Tragedy of Empire: From Constantine to the Destruction of Roman Italyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660137Kulikowski, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/16/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660137.jpg"><br /><p><b>Michael Kulikowski</b> traces two hundred years of Roman history during which the Empire became ungovernable and succumbed to turbulence and change. A sweeping political narrative, <i>The Tragedy of Empire</i> tells the story of the Western Roman Empire&rsquo;s downfall, even as the Eastern Empire remained politically strong and culturally vibrant.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660137http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:31 -0400Roman History, Volume IIIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997264Appian<br />McGing, Brian<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997264.jpg"><br /><p><b>Appian</b> (ca. AD 95&ndash;161) is a principal source for the history of the Roman Republic. His theme is the process by which Rome achieved her contemporary prosperity, and his method is to trace in individual books the story of each nation&rsquo;s wars with Rome up through her own civil wars. This Loeb edition replaces the original (1912&ndash;13) by Horace White.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997264http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:31 -0400The Will of the People: The Revolutionary Birth of Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971790Breen, T. H.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/19/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971790.jpg"><br /><p><b>T. H. Breen</b> introduces us to the ordinary men and women who took responsibility for the course of the American revolution. Far from the actions of the Continental Congress and the Continental Army, they took the reins of power and preserved a political culture based on the rule of law, creating America&rsquo;s political identity in the process.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971790http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:31 -0400Talk Radio’s America: How an Industry Took Over a Political Party That Took Over the United Stateshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674185012Rosenwald, Brian<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2019<br />Available 07/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674185012.jpg"><br /><p>The march to the Trump presidency began in 1988, when Rush Limbaugh went national. <b>Brian Rosenwald</b> charts the transformation of AM radio entertainers into political kingmakers. By giving voice to the conservative base, they reshaped the Republican Party and fostered demand for a president who sounded as combative and hyperbolic as a talk show host.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674185012http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:31 -0400The Art of Classic Planning: Building Beautiful and Enduring Communitieshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919242Buras, Nir Haim<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674919242.jpg"><br /><p>Nearly everything we treasure in the world&rsquo;s most beautiful cities was built over a century ago. Yet the ideas and practices underlying these achievements have been abandoned. <b>Nir Buras</b> documents the humane design methods that held sway before the reign of Modernism and encourages us to relearn the time-tested principles of classic urban planning.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919242http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:31 -0400The Number of the Heavens: A History of the Multiverse and the Quest to Understand the Cosmoshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975880Siegfried, Tom<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/19/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975880.jpg"><br /><p>One of the most controversial, cutting-edge ideas in cosmology&mdash;the possibility that there exist multiple parallel universes&mdash;in fact has a long history. <b>Tom Siegfried</b> reminds us that the size and number of the heavens have been contested since ancient times. His story offers deep lessons about the nature of science and the quest for understanding.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975880http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:31 -0400Altered Inheritance: CRISPR and the Ethics of Human Genome Editinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976719Baylis, Françoise<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/19/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976719.jpg"><br /><p>With the advent of CRISPR gene-editing technology, designer babies have become a reality. <b>Fran&ccedil;oise Baylis</b> insists that scientists alone cannot decide the terms of this new era in human evolution. Members of the public, with diverse interests and perspectives, must have a role in determining our future as a species.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976719http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:31 -0400Ingenious: The Unintended Consequences of Human Innovationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976887Gluckman, Peter<br />Hanson, Mark<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/16/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976887.jpg"><br /><p>The trouble with innovation is that it can seldom be undone. We invent technologies to modify our environments in immediately beneficial ways, but the long-term consequences can be costly. From obesity to antibiotic resistance, we pay for our successes. <b>Peter Gluckman</b> and <b>Mark Hanson</b> explore what happens when our creations lead nature to bite back.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976887http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:31 -0400Fraud in the Lab: The High Stakes of Scientific Researchhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979451Chevassus-au-Louis, Nicolas<br />Elliott, Nicholas<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2019<br />Available 07/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979451.jpg"><br /><p>From manipulated results and fake data to retouched illustrations and plagiarism, cases of scientific fraud have skyrocketed in the past two decades. In a damning expos&eacute;, <b>Nicolas Chevassus-au-Louis</b> details the circumstances enabling the decline in scientific standards and highlights efforts to curtail future misconduct.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979451http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:31 -0400Zwicky: The Outcast Genius Who Unmasked the Universehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979673Johnson, John<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/05/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979673.jpg"><br /><p>Fritz Zwicky was one of the most inventive and iconoclastic scientists of the twentieth century. Among other accomplishments, he was the first to infer the existence of dark matter. He also clashed with better-known peers and became a pariah in the scientific community. <b>John Johnson, Jr.</b>,&rsquo;s biography brings this tempestuous maverick alive.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979673http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:31 -0400The Other Digital China: Nonconfrontational Activism on the Social Webhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980921Wang, Jing<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980921.jpg"><br /><p>Westerners tend to equate political action with revolution and open criticism, leading to concerns that the less outspoken citizens of nonliberal societies are brainwashed, complicit, or paralyzed by fear. <b>Jing Wang</b> shatters this myth, showing how online activists in China are quietly building powerful coalitions for incremental social change.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980921http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:31 -0400The Enchantments of Mammon: How Capitalism Became the Religion of Modernityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984615McCarraher, Eugene<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/07/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984615.jpg"><br /><p><b>Eugene McCarraher</b> challenges the conventional view of capitalism as a force for disenchantment. From Puritan and evangelical valorizations of profit to the heavenly Fordist city, the mystically animated corporation, and the deification of the market, capitalism has hijacked our intrinsic longing for divinity, laying hold to our souls.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984615http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:31 -0400Unbound: How Inequality Constricts Our Economy and What We Can Do about Ithttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919310Boushey, Heather<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/16/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674919310.jpg"><br /><p>Many fear that efforts to address inequality will undermine the economy as a whole. But the opposite is true: rising inequality has become a drag on growth and an impediment to market competition. <b>Heather Boushey</b> breaks down the problem and argues that we can preserve our nation&rsquo;s economic traditions while promoting shared economic growth.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919310http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:31 -0400What Remains: Bringing America’s Missing Home from the Vietnam Warhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988347Wagner, Sarah E.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/07/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988347.jpg"><br /><p>Nearly 1,600 Americans who took part in the Vietnam War are still missing and presumed dead. <b>Sarah Wagner</b> tells the stories of those who mourn and continue to search for them. Today&rsquo;s forensic science can identify remains from mere traces, raising expectations for repatriation and forcing a new reckoning with the toll of America&rsquo;s most fraught war.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988347http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:31 -0400City on a Hill: Urban Idealism in America from the Puritans to the Presenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987999Krieger, Alex<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987999.jpg"><br /><p>From the pilgrims to Las Vegas, hippie communes to the smart city, utopianism has shaped American landscapes. The Puritan small town was the New Jerusalem. Thomas Jefferson dreamed of rational farm grids. Reformers tackled slums through crusades of civic architecture. To understand American space, <b>Alex Krieger</b> looks to the drama of utopian ideals.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987999http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:31 -0400Old English Lives of Saints, Volume IIIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241725Aelfric<br />Clayton, Mary<br />Mullins, Juliet<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241725.jpg"><br /><p><i>Old English Lives of Saints</i>, a series composed in the 990s by the Benedictine monk <b>&AElig;lfric</b>, portrays an array of saints&mdash;including virgin martyrs, kings, soldiers, and bishops&mdash;whose examples modeled courageous faith, self-sacrifice, and individual and collective resistance at a turbulent time when England was under severe Viking attack.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241725http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:28 -0400Roman History, Volume Ihttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996472Appian<br />McGing, Brian<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674996472.jpg"><br /><p><b>Appian</b> (ca. AD 95&ndash;161) is a principal source for the history of the Roman Republic. His theme is the process by which Rome achieved her contemporary prosperity, and his method is to trace in individual books the story of each nation&rsquo;s wars with Rome up through her own civil wars. This Loeb edition replaces the original (1912&ndash;13) by Horace White.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996472http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:28 -0400Roman History, Volume IIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996489Appian<br />McGing, Brian<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674996489.jpg"><br /><p><b>Appian</b> (ca. AD 95&ndash;161) is a principal source for the history of the Roman Republic. His theme is the process by which Rome achieved her contemporary prosperity, and his method is to trace in individual books the story of each nation&rsquo;s wars with Rome up through her own civil wars. This Loeb edition replaces the original (1912&ndash;13) by Horace White.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996489http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:28 -0400The Cosmopolitan Tradition: A Noble but Flawed Idealhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674052499Nussbaum, Martha C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2019<br />Available 07/15/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674052499.jpg"><br /><p>The cosmopolitan political tradition defines people not according to nationality, family, or class but as equally worthy citizens of the world. <b>Martha Nussbaum</b> pursues this &ldquo;noble but flawed&rdquo; vision, confronting its inherent tensions over material distribution, differential abilities, and the ideological conflicts inherent to pluralistic societies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674052499http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:28 -0400Home in America: On Loss and Retrievalhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674057715Dumm, Thomas<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/07/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674057715.jpg"><br /><p>Americans encounter their homes in ways comforting and haunting: as an imagined refuge or a place of mastery and domination, a destination or a place to escape. Drawing on literature, personal experience, and the histories of slavery, incarceration, and homesteading, <b>Thomas Dumm</b> offers a meditation on the richness and poverty of the idea of home.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674057715http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:28 -0400History of Rome, Volume V: Books 21–22http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996946Livy<br />Yardley, J. C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674996946.jpg"><br /><p><b>Livy</b> (<b>Titus Livius</b>, 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 third decad (21&ndash;30) chronicles the Second Punic War of 220&ndash;205 BC. This Loeb edition replaces the original (1929) by B. O. Foster.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996946http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:28 -0400Tacky’s Revolt: The Story of an Atlantic Slave Warhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737570Brown, Vincent<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2020<br />Available 12/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737570.jpg"><br /><p>Tacky&rsquo;s revolt, in modern-day Jamaica, was the largest slave uprising in the eighteenth-century British Atlantic. A strikingly modern guerilla conflict, the revolt inspired both fear of and sympathy toward black lives. <b>Vincent Brown</b> offers a gripping account of the fighting and its reverberations across an interconnected world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737570http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:28 -0400Metternich: Strategist and Visionaryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674743922Siemann, Wolfram<br />Steuer, Daniel<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/07/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674743922.jpg"><br /><p><b>Wolfram Siemann</b> tells a new story of Clemens von Metternich, the Austrian at the center of nineteenth-century European diplomacy. Known as a conservative and an uncompromising practitioner of <i>realpolitik</i>, in fact Metternich accommodated new ideas of liberalism and nationalism insofar as they served the goal of peace. And he promoted reform at home.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674743922http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:28 -0400Battling Bella: The Protest Politics of Bella Abzughttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737488Zarnow, Leandra Ruth<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737488.jpg"><br /><p><b>Leandra Ruth Zarnow</b> tells the inspiring and timely story of Bella Abzug, a New York politician who brought the passion and ideals of 1960s protest movements to Congress. Abzug promoted feminism, privacy protections, gay rights, and human rights. Her efforts shifted the political center, until more conservative forces won back the Democratic Party.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737488http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:28 -0400Blood Libel: On the Trail of an Antisemitic Mythhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674240933Teter, Magda<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2020<br />Available 01/06/2020<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674240933.jpg"><br /><p>Drawing on sources in eight countries and ten languages, <b>Magda Teter</b> tells the history of the antisemitic blood libel myth, whose long shadow extends from premodern monastic chronicles to Facebook. The vocabulary and images that crystallized and spread with the invention of the printing press are still with us, as are their pernicious consequences.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674240933http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:28 -0400Testosterone: An Unauthorized Biographyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674725324Jordan-Young, Rebecca M.<br />Karkazis, Katrina<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/16/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674725324.jpg"><br /><p>Testosterone is neither the biological essence of manliness nor even the &ldquo;male sex hormone.&rdquo; It doesn&rsquo;t predict competitiveness or aggressiveness, strength or sex drive. <b>Rebecca Jordan-Young</b> and <b>Katrina Karkazis</b> pry testosterone loose from more than a century of misconceptions that undermine science while making social fables seem scientific.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674725324http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:28 -0400The Caste of Merit: Engineering Education in Indiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987883Subramanian, Ajantha<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987883.jpg"><br /><p>Just as Americans least disadvantaged by racism are most likely to call their country post‐racial, Indians who have benefited from upper-caste affiliation rush to declare their country a post‐caste meritocracy. <b>Ajantha Subramanian</b> challenges this belief, showing how the ideal of meritocracy serves the reproduction of inequality in Indian education.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987883http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:28 -0400The Cigarette: A Political Historyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241213Milov, Sarah<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241213.jpg"><br /><p>The story of tobacco&rsquo;s fortunes seems simple: science triumphed over addiction and profit. Yet the reality is more complicated&mdash;and more political. Historically it was not just bad habits but also the state that lifted the tobacco industry. What brought about change was not medical advice but organized pressure: a movement for nonsmoker&rsquo;s rights.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241213http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:28 -0400United States v. Apple: Competition in Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972216Sagers, Chris<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/19/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972216.jpg"><br /><p>In 2012, when the Justice Department sued Apple and five book publishers for price fixing, many observers sided with the defendants. It was a reminder that, in practice, Americans are ambivalent about competition. <b>Chris Sagers</b> shows why protecting price competition, even when it hurts some of us, is crucial if antitrust law is to preserve markets.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972216http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:28 -0400The Shenzhen Experiment: The Story of China’s Instant Cityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975286Du, Juan<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2020<br />Available 12/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975286.jpg"><br /><p>A rural borderland just forty years ago, today Shenzhen is a city of twenty million and a technology hub. This success is attributed to its status as a Special Economic Zone, but no other SEZs compare. <b>Juan Du</b> looks to the past to understand why. It turns out that Shenzhen is no prefab &ldquo;instant city,&rdquo; but a place influenced by deep local history.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975286http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:28 -0400The Bridge: Natural Gas in a Redivided Europehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987951Gustafson, Thane<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2020<br />Available 12/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987951.jpg"><br /><p>Europe and Russia are pushing against each other in a contest of economic doctrines and political ambitions, seemingly erasing the vision of cooperation that emerged from the end of the Cold War. <b>Thane Gustafson</b> argues that natural gas serves as a bridge over troubled geopolitical waters, uniting the region through common economic interests.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987951http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:28 -0400The Missing Course: Everything They Never Taught You about College Teachinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984417Gooblar, David<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2019<br />Available 08/05/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984417.jpg"><br /><p>A generation of research has provided a new understanding of how the brain works and how students learn. <b>David Gooblar</b> offers scholars at all levels a practical guide to the state of the art in teaching and learning. His insights about active learning and the student-centered classroom will be valuable to instructors in any discipline, right away.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984417http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:27 -0400The Italian Renaissance of Machineshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984394Galluzzi, Paolo<br />Mandelbaum, Jonathan<br />PAPERBACK<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>The Renaissance was a rebirth of art and literature&mdash;and of machines. In this lavishly illustrated volume, <b>Paolo Galluzzi</b> guides readers through a singularly inventive period featuring Taccola&rsquo;s and da Vinci&rsquo;s fusion of artistry and engineering and new concepts of learning that enabled Galileo&rsquo;s revolutionary mathematical science of mechanics.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984394http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:27 -0400When Novels Were Bookshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987043Stein, Jordan Alexander<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2020<br />Available 12/02/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987043.jpg"><br /><p>The novel was born religious, alongside Protestant texts produced in the same format by the same publishers. Novels borrowed features of these texts but over the years distinguished themselves, becoming the genre we know today. <b>Jordan Alexander Stein</b> traces this history, showing how the physical object of the book shaped the stories it contained.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987043http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:27 -0400Selling the Story: Transaction and Narrative Value in Balzac, Dostoevsky, and Zolahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988439Paine, Jonathan<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2019<br />Available 07/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988439.jpg"><br /><p>Every writer is a player in the marketplace for literature. <b>Jonathan Paine</b> locates the economics ingrained within the stories themselves, showing how the business of literature affects even storytelling devices such as genre, plot, and repetition. In this new model of criticism, the text is a record of its author&rsquo;s sales pitch.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988439http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:27 -0400The Confounding Island: Jamaica and the Postcolonial Predicamenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988057Patterson, Orlando<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/07/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988057.jpg"><br /><p><b>Orlando Patterson</b> returns to Jamaica, his birthplace, to reckon with its history and culture. Locals claim to be some of the world&rsquo;s happiest people, and their successes in music and athletics are legendary. Yet the country remains violent and poor. In Jamaica the dilemmas of globalization and postcolonial politics are thrown into stark relief.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988057http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:27 -0400Giannozzo Manetti: The Life of a Florentine Humanisthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238350Marsh, David<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>Giannozzo Manetti was one of the most remarkable figures of the Italian Renaissance, though today his works are unfamiliar in English. In this authoritative biography, the first ever in English, <b>David Marsh</b> guides readers through the vast range of Manetti&rsquo;s writings, which epitomized the new humanist scholarship of the quattrocento.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238350http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:27 -0400Democracy in China: The Coming Crisishttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238183Ci, Jiwei<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2020<br />Available 12/02/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674238183.jpg"><br /><p>Four decades of reform fostered a democratic mentality in China. Now citizens are waiting for the government to catch up. <b>Jiwei Ci</b> argues that the tensions between a largely democratic society and an undemocratic political system will trigger a crisis of legitimacy, compelling the Communist Party to become agents of democratic change&mdash;or collapse.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238183http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:27 -0400Justice in Transactions: A Theory of Contract Lawhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237599Benson, Peter<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/07/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237599.jpg"><br /><p>Legal thinkers typically justify contract law on the basis of economics or promissory morality. But <b>Peter Benson</b> takes another approach. He argues that contract is best explained as a transfer of rights governed by a conception of justice. The result is a comprehensive theory of contract law congruent with Rawlsian liberalism.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237599http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:27 -0400Forgotten Healers: Women and the Pursuit of Health in Late Renaissance Italyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241749Strocchia, Sharon T.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>In Renaissance Italy women from all walks of life played a central role in health care and the early development of medical science. Observing that the frontlines of care are often found in the household and other spaces thought of as female, <b>Sharon Strocchia</b> encourages us to rethink women&rsquo;s place in the history of medicine.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241749http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:27 -0400Ghetto: The History of a Wordhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737532Schwartz, Daniel B.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/19/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737532.jpg"><br /><p>Few words are as ideologically charged as &ldquo;ghetto,&rdquo; a term that has described legally segregated Jewish quarters, dense immigrant enclaves, Nazi holding pens, and black neighborhoods in the United States. <b>Daniel B. Schwartz</b> reveals how the history of ghettos is tied up with struggle and argument over the slippery meaning of a word.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737532http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:19 -0400The History of the Kings of Britain: The First Variant Versionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241367Burchmore, David W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241367.jpg"><br /><p><b>Geoffrey of Monmouth</b>&rsquo;s <i>History of the Kings of Britain</i>&mdash;the earliest book to detail the legendary foundation of Britain and life of King Arthur&mdash;was widely read during the Middle Ages. This volume presents the first English translation of what may have been his source, the anonymous First Variant Version, attested in just a handful of manuscripts.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241367http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:19 -0400The Epic of Ram, Volume 5http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986145Tulsidas<br />Lutgendorf, Philip<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2020<br />Available 12/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986145.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Epic of Ram, Volume 5</i> relates the story&rsquo;s three middle episodes&mdash;Ram&rsquo;s battles with demons, the kidnapping of his wife, and his alliance with a race of marvelous monkeys&mdash;and climaxes in Hanuman&rsquo;s journey to the island of Lanka to find Sita. This edition features the Avadhi text in the Devanagari script alongside the English translation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986145http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:19 -0400Magic and the Dignity of Man: Pico della Mirandola and His <i>Oration</i> in Modern Memoryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238268Copenhaver, Brian P.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674238268.jpg"><br /><p>Pico della Mirandola, one of the most remarkable thinkers of the Renaissance, has become known as a founder of humanism and a supporter of secular rationality. <b>Brian Copenhaver</b> upends this understanding of Pico, unearthing the magic and mysticism in the most famous work attributed to him, <i>The Oration on the Dignity of Man</i>.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238268http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:19 -0400Exposed: Why Our Health Insurance Is Incomplete and What Can Be Done about Ithttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972162Robertson, Christopher T.<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972162.jpg"><br /><p>Democrats and Republicans fight endlessly over health care, but neither side disputes one of the system&rsquo;s most basic flaws: the foisting on patients of substantial costs through deductibles, copayments, and coinsurance. Marshalling a decade of research, <b>Christopher Robertson</b> shows why this model is dysfunctional and offers ideas for improvement.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972162http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:19 -0400Neptune’s Laboratory: Fantasy, Fear, and Science at Seahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972018Adler, Antony<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972018.jpg"><br /><p>We have long been fascinated with the oceans and sought &ldquo;to pierce the profundity&rdquo; of their depths. But the history of marine science also tells us a lot about ourselves. <b>Antony Adler</b> explores the ways in which scientists, politicians, and the public have invoked ocean environments in imagining the fate of humanity and of the planet.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972018http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:19 -0400Author Unknown: The Power of Anonymity in Ancient Romehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988200Geue, Tom<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/19/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988200.jpg"><br /><p>Classical scholarship tends to treat anonymous authorship as a problem or game&mdash;a defect to be repaired or mystery to be solved. But anonymity can be a source of meaning unto itself, rather than a gap that needs filling. <b>Tom Geue</b>&rsquo;s close readings of Latin texts show what the suppression or loss of a name can do for literature.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988200http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:19 -0400Prospective Longevity: A New Vision of Population Aginghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975613Sanderson, Warren C.<br />Scherbov, Sergei<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975613.jpg"><br /><p><b>Warren Sanderson</b> and <b>Sergei Scherbov</b> argue for a new way to measure individual and population aging. Instead of counting how many years we&rsquo;ve lived, we should think about our &ldquo;prospective age&rdquo;&mdash;the number of years we expect to have left. Their pioneering model can generate better demographic estimates, which inform better policy choices.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975613http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:19 -0400Making Black Scientists: A Call to Actionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674916586Gasman, Marybeth<br />Nguyen, Thai-Huy<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2019<br />Available 07/08/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674916586.jpg"><br /><p>Historically black colleges and universities are adept at training scientists. <b>Marybeth Gasman</b> and <b>Thai-Huy Nguyen</b> follow ten HBCU programs that have grown their student cohorts and improved performance. These science departments furnish a bold new model for other colleges that want to better serve African American students.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674916586http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:19 -0400Bloc by Bloc: How to Build a Global Enterprise for the New Regional Orderhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979499Weber, Steven<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979499.jpg"><br /><p>Globalization is taking a step backward. What, then, is the best way to organize a global enterprise? The key, <b>Steven Weber</b> explains, is to prepare for a world increasingly made up of competing regions with distinct rules and standards. This new condition could be more prosperous, but there will also be more friction and therefore more risk.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979499http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:19 -0400Automation and Utopia: Human Flourishing in a World without Workhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984240Danaher, John<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/19/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984240.jpg"><br /><p>Automating technologies threaten to usher in a workless future, but <b>John Danaher</b> argues that this can be a good thing. A world without work may be a kind of utopia, free of the misery of the job and full of opportunities for creativity and exploration. If we play our cards right, automation could be the path to idealized forms of human flourishing.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984240http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:19 -0400Visualizing Taste: How Business Changed the Look of What You Eathttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983892Hisano, Ai<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983892.jpg"><br /><p><b>Ai Hisano</b> reveals how the food industry capitalized on color, fashioning a visual vocabulary that shapes what we think of the food we eat. Our perceptions of what food should look like have changed dramatically as scientists, farmers, food processors, regulators, and marketers established a new, and highly engineered, version of the &ldquo;natural.&rdquo;</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983892http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:19 -0400Animal City: The Domestication of Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919365Robichaud, Andrew A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/18/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674919365.jpg"><br /><p>American urbanites once lived alongside livestock and beasts of burden. But as cities grew, human&ndash;animal relationships changed. The city became a place for pets, not slaughterhouses or working animals. <b>Andrew Robichaud</b> traces the far-reaching consequences of this shift&mdash;for urban landscapes, animal- and child-welfare laws, and environmental justice.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919365http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:19 -0400Legitimacy: The Right to Rule in a Wanton Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983465Applbaum, Arthur Isak<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/16/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983465.jpg"><br /><p>What makes a government legitimate? <b>Arthur Isak Applbaum</b> rigorously argues that the greatest threat to democracies today is not loss of basic rights or despotism. It is the tyranny of unreason: domination of citizens by incoherent, inconstant, incontinent rulers. A government that cannot govern itself cannot legitimately govern others.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983465http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:18 -0400Laying Down the Law: The American Legal Revolutions in Occupied Germany and Japanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674052413Kostal, R. W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2019<br />Available 09/16/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674052413.jpg"><br /><p>After World War II, U.S. leaders sought to create liberal rule-of-law regimes in Germany and Japan, but the effort was often unsuccessful. <b>Kostal</b> argues that the manifest failings of America&rsquo;s own rule-of-law democracy were partially to blame, weakening U.S. credibility and resolve and revealing the country&rsquo;s ambiguous status as a global moral authority.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674052413http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:18 -0400In Praise of Annada, Volume 2http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970984Ray, Bharatchandra<br />Bhattacharya, France<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2020<br />Available 12/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970984.jpg"><br /><p>This volume of <b>Bharatchandra Ray</b>&rsquo;s narrative poem <i>In Praise of Annada</i> recounts the clandestine love affair of Princess Vidya and Prince Sundar, and how Bhavananda stopped a rebellion and became a king. The translation, the first in English, features the original text in the Bangla script of this treasure of Bengali literature.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970984http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:18 -0400Allegories of the <i>Odyssey</i>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238374Tzetzes, John<br />Goldwyn, Adam J.<br />Kokkini, Dimitra<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674238374.jpg"><br /><p>The twelfth-century Byzantine scholar, poet, and teacher <b>John Tzetzes</b> composed the verse commentary <i>Allegories of the <span class="publicationTitle">Odyssey</span></i> to explain Odysseus&rsquo;s journey and the pagan gods and marvels he encountered. This edition presents the first translation of the <i>Allegories of the <span class="publicationTitle">Odyssey</span></i> into any language alongside the Greek text.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674238374http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:18 -0400Pollution, Politics, and Power: The Struggle for Sustainable Electricityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545434McGarity, Thomas O.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/01/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545434.jpg"><br /><p>Today&rsquo;s electric power companies compete to provide cleaner electricity. That&rsquo;s a good thing, but progress has come with costs, especially for communities reliant on the coal industry. <b>Thomas McGarity</b> examines the changes of recent decades and offers ideas for building a more sustainable grid while easing the economic downsides of coal&rsquo;s demise.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545434http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:18 -0400The History of Akbar, Volume 6http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986138Abu'l-Fazl<br />Thackston, Wheeler M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2020<br />Available 12/09/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986138.jpg"><br /><p><i>The History of Akbar, Volume 6</i> by <b>Abu&rsquo;l-Fazl</b> details the twenty-third to twenty-eighth years of Akbar&rsquo;s reign, including accounts of the quelling of rebellions in Bihar, Bengal, and Kabul, and final victory in Gujarat. The Persian text, presented in the Naskh script, is based on a careful reassessment of primary sources.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986138http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:18 -0400The Caliphate of Man: Popular Sovereignty in Modern Islamic Thoughthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987838March, Andrew F.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/05/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987838.jpg"><br /><p>Islamist thinkers used to debate the doctrine of the caliphate of man, which holds that God is sovereign but has appointed the multitude of believers as His vicegerent. <b>Andrew March</b> argues that the doctrine underpins a democratic vision of popular rule over governments and clerics. But is this an ideal regime destined to survive only in theory?</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987838http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:18 -0400The Logical Alien: Conant and His Criticshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674335905Miguens, Sofia<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2019<br />Available 11/04/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674335905.jpg"><br /><p>Is our logical form of thought merely one among many, or must it be <i>the</i> form of thought as such? From Kant to Wittgenstein, philosophers have wrestled with variants of this question. This volume brings together nine distinguished thinkers on the subject, including <b>James Conant</b>, author of the seminal paper &ldquo;The Search for Logically Alien Thought.&rdquo;</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674335905http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:18 -0400Old English Lives of Saints, Volume IIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241299Aelfric<br />Clayton, Mary<br />Mullins, Juliet<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2019<br />Available 10/21/2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674241299.jpg"><br /><p><i>Old English Lives of Saints</i>, a series composed in the 990s by the Benedictine monk <b>&AElig;lfric</b>, portrays an array of saints&mdash;including virgin martyrs, kings, soldiers, and bishops&mdash;whose examples modeled courageous faith, self-sacrifice, and individual and collective resistance at a turbulent time when England was under severe Viking attack.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674241299http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 16 Apr 2019 16:24:18 -0400Demetrios of Scepsis and His Troikos Diakosmos: Ancient and Modern Readings of a Lost Contribution to Ancient Scholarshiphttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237933Trachsel, Alexandra<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2019<br />Available 07/15/2019<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 />August 2019<br />Available 07/15/2019<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 />October 2019<br />Available 10/01/2019<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 />January 2020<br />Available 12/31/2019<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 -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 />October 2019<br />Available 09/09/2019<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 -0400Ritual Speech in the Himalayas: Oral Texts and Their Contextshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237902Gaenszle, Martin<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2019<br />Available 07/15/2019<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 -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 />October 2019<br />Available 10/01/2019<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 -0400The Worship of Confucius in Japanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237261McMullen, James<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2020<br />Available 12/09/2019<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 -0400Crime and Forgiveness: Christianizing Execution in Medieval Europehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659841Prosperi, Adriano<br />Carden, Jeremy<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2020<br />Available 06/08/2020<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 -0400Sardis: Greek and Latin Inscriptions, Part II: Finds from 1958 to 2017http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987265Petzl, Georg<br />Ramage, Andrew<br />Cahill, Nicholas D.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/05/2019<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 -0400Homeric Imagery and the Natural Environmenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987357Brockliss, William<br />PAPERBACK<br />December 2019<br />Available 12/31/2019<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 -0400In Her Own Words: The Life and Poetry of Aelia Eudociahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987371Sowers, Brian P.<br />PAPERBACK<br />December 2019<br />Available 12/31/2019<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 />December 2019<br />Available 12/31/2019<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 -0400Selected Writingshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780983532248Dapontes, Konstantinos<br />Tsalicoglou, Elina<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2019<br />Available 08/19/2019<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 -0400Agamemnon, the Pathetic Despot: Reading Characterization in Homerhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984455Porter, Andrew<br />PAPERBACK<br />December 2019<br />Available 12/31/2019<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 />December 2019<br />Available 12/31/2019<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 />December 2019<br />Available 12/31/2019<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 />December 2019<br />Available 12/31/2019<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 -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 />December 2019<br />Available 12/31/2019<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 -0400