Harvard University Press - New Bookshttp://www.hup.harvard.eduPublications from Harvard University Press: New Booksen-usCopyright 2018 Harvard University PressContact_HUP@harvard.eduThu, 13 Dec 2018 00:33:42 -0500Carmina Burana, Volume Ihttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660250Traill, David A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660250.jpg"><br /><p><i>Carmina Burana</i>, the largest surviving collection of secular Medieval Latin verse, features poems on subjects ranging from sex and gambling to crusades and corruption. This new, two-volume presentation of the medieval classic makes the anthology accessible in its entirety to Latin lovers and English readers alike.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660250http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0500Carmina Burana, Volume IIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980976Traill, David A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980976.jpg"><br /><p><i>Carmina Burana</i>, the largest surviving collection of secular Medieval Latin verse, features poems on subjects ranging from sex and gambling to crusades and corruption. This new, two-volume presentation of the medieval classic makes the anthology accessible in its entirety to Latin lovers and English readers alike.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980976http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0500Globalists: The End of Empire and the Birth of Neoliberalismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979529Slobodian, Quinn<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979529.jpg"><br /><p>Do neoliberals hate the state? In the first intellectual history of neoliberal globalism, <b>Quinn Slobodian</b> follows neoliberal thinkers from the Habsburg Empire&rsquo;s fall to the creation of the World Trade Organization to show that neoliberalism emerged less to shrink government and abolish regulations than to deploy them globally to protect capitalism.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979529http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 28 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions, Volume 10: Part 1: Cotzumalhuapahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658683Chinchilla Mazariegos, Oswaldo<br />Fash, Barbara W.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780873658683.jpg"><br /><p><b>Oswaldo Chinchilla Mazariegos</b> presents the first of four volumes on the site of Cotzumalhuapa in Guatemala. The book describes the site and history of exploration at one of the major Late Classic cities of Mesoamerica, as well as the city&rsquo;s interchange and cultural overlaps with the lowland Maya region.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658683http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 11 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500Making China Modern: From the Great Qing to Xi Jinpinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737358Mühlhahn, Klaus<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737358.jpg"><br /><p><b>Klaus M&uuml;hlhahn</b> situates modern China in the nation&rsquo;s long, dynamic tradition of overcoming adversity and weakness through creative adaptation&mdash;a legacy of crisis and recovery that is apparent today in China&rsquo;s triumphs but also in its most worrisome trends. M&uuml;hlhahn&rsquo;s panoramic survey rewrites the history of modern China for a new generation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737358http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500Railroads and the Transformation of Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674368170Köll, Elisabeth<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674368170.jpg"><br /><p>To convey modern China&rsquo;s history and the forces driving its economic success, rail has no equal. From warlordism to Cultural Revolution, railroads suffered the country&rsquo;s ills but persisted because they were exemplary institutions. <b>Elisabeth K&ouml;ll</b> shows why they remain essential to the PRC&rsquo;s technocratic economic model for China&rsquo;s future.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674368170http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500Beyond Greek: The Beginnings of Latin Literaturehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986589Feeney, Denis<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986589.jpg"><br /><p>Ancient Roman authors are firmly established in the Western canon, and yet the birth of Latin literature was far from inevitable. The cultural flourishing that eventually produced the Latin classics was one of the strangest events in history, as <b>Denis Feeney</b> demonstrates in this bold revision.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986589http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500Life Imprisonment: A Global Human Rights Analysishttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980662Van Zyl Smit, Dirk<br />Appleton, Catherine<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980662.jpg"><br /><p>Life imprisonment has replaced the death penalty as the most common sentence imposed for heinous crimes worldwide. Consequently, it has become the leading issue of international criminal justice reform. In the first survey of its kind, <b>Dirk van Zyl Smit</b> and <b>Catherine Appleton</b> argue for a human rights&ndash;based reappraisal of this harsh punishment.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980662http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500Voting as a Rite: A History of Elections in Modern Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237216Hill, Joshua<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237216.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237216http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500Voting as a Rite: A History of Elections in Modern Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237223Hill, Joshua<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237223.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237223http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500To See Paris and Die: The Soviet Lives of Western Culturehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980716Gilburd, Eleonory<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980716.jpg"><br /><p>After Stalin died a torrent of Western novels, films, and paintings invaded Soviet streets and homes. Soviet citizens invested these imports with political and personal significance, transforming them into intimate possessions. <b>Eleonory Gilburd</b> reveals how Western culture defined the last three decades of the Soviet Union, its death, and afterlife.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980716http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500Progressive New World: How Settler Colonialism and Transpacific Exchange Shaped American Reformhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975958Lake, Marilyn<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975958.jpg"><br /><p>In a bold argument, <b>Marilyn Lake</b> shows that race and reform were mutually supportive as Progressivism became the political logic of settler colonialism at the turn of the 20th century. She points to exchanges between American and Australasian reformers who shared racial sensibilities, along with a commitment to forging an ideal social order.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975958http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500Critique of Forms of Lifehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737754Jaeggi, Rahel<br />Cronin, Ciaran<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737754.jpg"><br /><p>For liberals, the question &ldquo;Do others live rightly?&rdquo; seems to demand a follow-up question: &ldquo;Who am I to judge?&rdquo; Peaceful coexistence, in this view, is predicated on restraint from morally evaluating our peers. But <b>Rahel Jaeggi</b> argues that criticizing is not only valid but also useful. Moral judgment is no error&mdash;the error lies in how we go about it.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737754http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Academy of Fisticuffs: Political Economy and Commercial Society in Enlightenment Italyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976641Reinert, Sophus A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976641.jpg"><br /><p>The Italian Enlightenment, no less than the Scottish, was central to the emergence of political economy and creation of market societies. <b>Sophus Reinert</b> turns to Milan in the late 1700s to recover early socialists&rsquo; preoccupations with the often lethal tension among states, markets, and human welfare, and the policies these ideas informed.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976641http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500Time and Its Adversaries in the Seleucid Empirehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976931Kosmin, Paul J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976931.jpg"><br /><p>Under Seleucid rule, time no longer restarted with each new monarch. Instead, progressively numbered years, identical to the system we use today, became the measure of historical duration. <b>Paul Kosmin</b> shows how this invention of a new kind of time&mdash;and resistance to it&mdash;transformed the way we organize our thoughts about the past, present, and future.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976931http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500Becoming Human: A Theory of Ontogenyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980853Tomasello, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980853.jpg"><br /><p>Virtually all theories of how humans have become a distinctive species focus on evolution. Here, <b>Michael Tomasello</b> proposes a complementary theory focused on ontogenetic processes. Built on the essential ideas of Vygotsky, his data-driven model explains how those things that make us most human are constructed during the first six years of life.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980853http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500Thinking Off Your Feet: How Empirical Psychology Vindicates Armchair Philosophyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986527Strevens, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986527.jpg"><br /><p>In an original defense of armchair philosophy, <b>Michael Strevens</b> seeks to restore philosophy to its traditional position as an essential part of the quest for knowledge, by reshaping debates about the nature of philosophical thinking. His approach explores experimental philosophy&rsquo;s methodological implications and the cognitive science of concepts.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986527http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500A Path Twice Traveled: My Journey as a Historian of Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237292Cohen, Paul A.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674237292.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674237292http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Story of Mythhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674185074Johnston, Sarah Iles<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674185074.jpg"><br /><p><b>Sarah Iles Johnston</b> argues that the nature of myths as gripping tales starring vivid characters enabled them to do their most important work: sustaining belief in the gods and heroes of Greek religion. She shows how Greek myths&mdash;and the stories told by all cultures&mdash;affect our shared view of the cosmos and the creatures who inhabit it.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674185074http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0500Aquinas and the Market: Toward a Humane Economyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986404Hirschfeld, Mary L.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986404.jpg"><br /><p>Economists investigate the workings of markets and tend to set ethical questions aside. Theologians often dismiss economics, losing insights into the influence of market incentives on individual behavior. <b>Mary L. Hirschfeld</b> bridges this gap by showing how a humane economy can lead to the good life as outlined in the thought of St. Thomas Aquinas.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986404http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0500Inventing Edward Learhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971158Lodge, Sara<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971158.jpg"><br /><p>Edward Lear&mdash;the father of nonsense&mdash;wrote some of the best-loved poems in English. He was also admired as a naturalist, landscape painter, travel writer, and composer. Awkward but funny, absurdly sympathetic, Lear invented himself as a Victorian character. <b>Sara Lodge</b> offers a moving account of one of the era&rsquo;s most influential creative figures.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971158http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0500Outbreak Culture: The Ebola Crisis and the Next Epidemichttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976115Sabeti, Pardis<br />Salahi, Lara<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976115.jpg"><br /><p>An award-winning genetic researcher and a tenacious journalist examine each phase of the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, the largest and deadliest of its kind. Their postmortem identifies factors that kept key information from reaching doctors, complicated the government&rsquo;s response to the crisis, and left responders unprepared for the next outbreak.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976115http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Urban Commons: How Data and Technology Can Rebuild Our Communitieshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975293O'Brien, Daniel T.<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975293.jpg"><br /><p>Through voicemail, apps, websites, and Twitter, Boston&rsquo;s sophisticated 311 system allows citizens to report potholes, broken streetlights, graffiti, and vandalism that affect everyone&rsquo;s quality of life. Drawing on Boston&rsquo;s rich data, <b>Daniel T. O&rsquo;Brien</b> offers a model of what smart technology can do for cities seeking both growth and sustainability.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975293http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Art of Being: Poetics of the Novel and Existentialist Philosophyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983656Ong, Yi-Ping<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983656.jpg"><br /><p>In this account of how the novel reorients philosophy toward the meaning of existence, <b>Yi-Ping Ong</b> shows that the existentialists discovered a radical way of thinking about the relation between the form of the novel and the nature of self-knowledge, freedom, and the world. At stake are the conditions under which knowledge of existence is possible.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983656http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Renaissance in the 19th Century: Revision, Revival, and Returnhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674981027Bolzoni, Lina<br />Payne, Alina<br />PAPERBACK<br />December 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674981027.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674981027http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0500Materials for the Study of Gurung Pe, Volume Ihttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984325Strickland, Simon<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>The Nepalese Gurung recitations known as <i>pe</i> form a diverse group of oral narratives performed by a medicine man or shaman to promote health and prosperity. This two-volume set includes an analytical introduction, 13,000 lines of annotated transcriptions for 92 <i>pe</i>, color plate illustrations, and field recordings on an accompanying DVD.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984325http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0500Materials for the Study of Gurung Pe, Volume IIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984332Strickland, Simon<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>The Nepalese Gurung recitations known as <i>pe</i> form a diverse group of oral narratives performed by a medicine man or shaman to promote health and prosperity. This two-volume set includes an analytical introduction, 13,000 lines of annotated transcriptions for 92 <i>pe</i>, color plate illustrations, and field recordings on an accompanying DVD.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984332http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0500A Specter Haunting Europe: The Myth of Judeo-Bolshevismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674047686Hanebrink, Paul<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674047686.jpg"><br /><p>In the 20th century, Europe was haunted by a specter of its own imagining: Judeo-Bolshevism. Fear of a Jewish Bolshevik plot to destroy the nations of Europe took hold during the Russian Revolution and spread across the continent. <b>Paul Hanebrink</b> shows that the myth of ethno-religious threat is still alive today, in Westerners&rsquo; fear of Muslims.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674047686http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Republican Reversal: Conservatives and the Environment from Nixon to Trumphttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979970Turner, James Morton<br />Isenberg, Andrew C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979970.jpg"><br /><p>Not long ago Republicans took pride in their tradition of environmental leadership. The GOP helped create the EPA, extend the Clean Air Act, and protect endangered species. Today Republicans denounce climate change as a &ldquo;hoax&rdquo; and seek to dismantle environmental regulations. What happened? <b>James Morton Turner</b> and <b>Andrew C. Isenberg</b> provide answers.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979970http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400Slave Law and the Politics of Resistance in the Early Atlantic Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674982994Rugemer, Edward B.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674982994.jpg"><br /><p><b>Edward Rugemer</b>&rsquo;s comparative history, spanning 200 years, reveals the political dynamic between slaves&rsquo; resistance and slaveholders&rsquo; power in two prosperous slave economies: Jamaica and South Carolina. This struggle led to the abolition of slavery through a law of British Parliament in one case and through violent civil war in the other.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674982994http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400Civilizing Torture: An American Traditionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737662Brundage, W. Fitzhugh<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737662.jpg"><br /><p>Over the centuries Americans have turned to torture during moments of crisis, and have debated its legitimacy and efficacy in defense of law and order. Tracing these historical attempts to adapt torture to democratic values, <b>Fitzhugh Brundage</b> reveals the recurring struggle over what limits Americans are willing to impose on the power of the state.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737662http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400When Police Killhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986800Zimring, Franklin E.<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986800.jpg"><br /><p><b>Franklin Zimring</b> compiles data from federal records, crowdsourced research, and investigative journalism to provide a comprehensive, fact-based picture of how, when, where, and why police use deadly force. He offers prescriptions for how federal, state, and local governments could reduce killings at minimum cost without risking officers&rsquo; lives.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986800http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400Prophecy without Contempt: Religious Discourse in the Public Squarehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986879Kaveny, Cathleen<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986879.jpg"><br /><p>The culture wars have as much to do with rhetorical style as moral substance. <b>Cathleen Kaveny</b> focuses on a powerful stream of religious discourse in American political speech: the Biblical rhetoric of prophetic indictment. It can be strong medicine against threats to the body politic, she shows, but used injudiciously it does more harm than good.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986879http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400Our Friends the Enemies: The Occupation of France after Napoleonhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972315Haynes, Christine<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972315.jpg"><br /><p>The Battle of Waterloo was just the beginning of a long transition to peace. <b>Christine Haynes</b> offers the first comprehensive history of the post-Napoleonic occupation of France. Transforming former European enemies into allies, the mission established Paris as a cosmopolitan capital and foreshadowed postwar reconstruction in the twentieth century.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972315http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 09 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400Hesse: The Wanderer and His Shadowhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737884Decker, Gunnar<br />Lewis, Peter<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737884.jpg"><br /><p>Against Nazi dictatorship,the disillusionment of Weimar, and Christian austerity, Hermann Hesse&rsquo;s stories inspired a nonconformist yearning for universal values to supplant fanaticism in all its guises. He reenters our world through <b>Gunnar Decker</b>&rsquo;s biography&mdash;a champion of spiritual searching in the face of mass culture and the disenchanted life.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737884http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 09 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400Diseases of Women 1–2http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996571Hippocrates<br />Potter, Paul<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674996571.jpg"><br /><p>This eleventh and final volume in the Loeb Classical Library&rsquo;s complete edition of <b>Hippocrates</b>&rsquo; invaluable texts contains <i>Diseases of Women</i> 1 and 2, focusing on reproductive life, the pathological conditions affecting the reproductive organs, and their proper terminology and recommended treatments. A lexicon of therapeutic agents is included.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996571http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 09 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400Opium’s Long Shadow: From Asian Revolt to Global Drug Controlhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976306Rimner, Steffen<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976306.jpg"><br /><p>In 1920 the League of Nations Advisory Committee on the Traffic in Opium and Other Dangerous Drugs culminated eight decades of political turmoil over opium trafficking. <b>Steffen Rimner</b> shows how local protests crossed imperial, national, and colonial boundaries to harness naming and shaming in international politics&mdash;a deterrent that continues today.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976306http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 09 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400Theogony. Works and Days. Testimoniahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997202Hesiod<br />Most, Glenn W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997202.jpg"><br /><p>The two extant poems of <b>Hesiod</b> (eighth or seventh century BC) are <i>Theogony</i>, in which he charts the history of the divine world, and <i>Works and Days</i>, in which he delivers moral precepts and practical advice for the world of men.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997202http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 09 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Shield. Catalogue of Women. Other Fragmentshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997219Hesiod<br />Most, Glenn W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997219.jpg"><br /><p>Though attributed to <b>Hesiod</b> (eighth or seventh century BC) in antiquity, the <i>Catalogue of Women</i>, a presentation of legendary Greek heroes and episodes according to maternal genealogy; <i>The Shield</i>, a counterpoint to the Iliadic shield of Achilles; and certain poems that survive as fragments were likely not composed by Hesiod himself.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997219http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 09 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Digital Difference: Media Technology and the Theory of Communication Effectshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987234Neuman, W. Russell<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987234.jpg"><br /><p><b>W. Russell Neuman</b> examines how the transition from the industrial-era media of one-way publishing and broadcasting to the two-way digital era of online search and social media has affected the dynamics of public life. The issues range from propaganda studies and Big Brother to information overload and Internet network neutrality.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987234http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 09 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Limits of Blame: Rethinking Punishment and Responsibilityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980778Kelly, Erin I.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980778.jpg"><br /><p>Faith in the power and righteousness of retribution has taken over the American criminal justice system. Approaching punishment and responsibility from a philosophical perspective, <b>Erin Kelly</b> challenges the moralism behind harsh treatment of criminal offenders and calls into question our society&rsquo;s commitment to mass incarceration.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980778http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 09 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400On Press: The Liberal Values That Shaped the Newshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976658Pressman, Matthew<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976658.jpg"><br /><p>As <b>Matthew Pressman</b>&rsquo;s timely history reveals, during the turbulent 1960s and 70s the core values that held the news industry together broke apart and the distinctive characteristics of contemporary American print journalism emerged. Simply reporting the facts was no longer enough as reporters recognized a need to interpret events for their readers.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976658http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 01 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Calculus of Violence: How Americans Fought the Civil Warhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984226Sheehan-Dean, Aaron<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984226.jpg"><br /><p>Discarding tidy abstractions about the conduct of war, <b>Aaron Sheehan-Dean</b> shows that the notoriously bloody US Civil War could have been much worse. Despite agonizing debates over Just War and careful differentiation among victims, Americans could not avoid living with the contradictions inherent in a conflict that was both violent and restrained.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984226http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 01 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400Republicanism in Russia: Community Before and After Communismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976726Kharkhordin, Oleg<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976726.jpg"><br /><p>Marxism was the loser in the Cold War, but <b>Oleg Kharkhordin</b> is not surprised that liberal democracy failed to take root after the Soviet Union&rsquo;s dissolution. He suggests that Russians find a path to freedom by looking to the classical tradition of republican self-government and civic engagement already familiar from their history and literature.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976726http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 01 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Long Emancipation: The Demise of Slavery in the United Stateshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986558Berlin, Ira<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986558.jpg"><br /><p><b>Ira Berlin</b> offers a framework for understanding slavery&rsquo;s demise in the United States. Emancipation was not an occasion but a century-long process of brutal struggle by generations of African Americans who were not naive about the price of freedom. Just as slavery was initiated and maintained by violence, undoing slavery also required violence.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986558http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 01 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400This Vast Southern Empire: Slaveholders at the Helm of American Foreign Policyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986770Karp, Matthew<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986770.jpg"><br /><p>Most leaders of the U.S. expansion in the years before the Civil War were southern slaveholders. As <b>Matthew Karp</b> shows, they were nationalists, not separatists. When Lincoln&rsquo;s election broke their grip on foreign policy, these elites formed their own Confederacy not merely to preserve their property but to shape the future of the Atlantic world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986770http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 01 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400Strangers in Our Midst: The Political Philosophy of Immigrationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986787Miller, David<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986787.jpg"><br /><p>How should democracies respond to the millions who want to settle in their societies? <b>David Miller</b>&rsquo;s analysis reframes immigration as a question of political philosophy. Acknowledging the impact on host countries, he defends the right of states to control their borders and decide the future size, shape, and cultural make-up of their populations.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986787http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 01 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400Feminism’s Forgotten Fight: The Unfinished Struggle for Work and Familyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986411Swinth, Kirsten<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986411.jpg"><br /><p><b>Kirsten Swinth</b> reconstructs the comprehensive vision of feminism&rsquo;s second wave at a time when its principles are under renewed attack. In the struggle for equality at home and at work, it was not feminism that failed to deliver on the promise that women can have it all, but a society that balked at making the changes for which activists fought.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986411http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 01 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400Du Bois’s Telegram: Literary Resistance and State Containmenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986961Spahr, Juliana<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986961.jpg"><br /><p>Taking her cue from W. E. B. Du Bois, <b>Juliana Spahr</b> explores how state interests have shaped U.S. literature. What is the relationship between literature and politics? Can writing be revolutionary? Can art be autonomous or is escape from nations and nationalisms impossible? As her sobering study affirms, aesthetic resistance is easily domesticated.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986961http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 01 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Lizards, Crocodiles, and Turtles of Honduras: Systematics, Distribution, and Conservationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984165McCranie, James R.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984165.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Lizards, Crocodiles, and Turtles of Honduras</i> is the final installment of a series by <b>James R. McCranie</b> documenting the amphibians and reptiles of Honduras. The book is thoroughly illustrated by color photographs and maps, with discussion of conservation status and identification keys in both English and Spanish.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984165http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400Japan in the American Centuryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983649Pyle, Kenneth B.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983649.jpg"><br /><p>No nation was more deeply affected by America&rsquo;s rise to power than Japan. The price paid to end the most intrusive reconstruction of a nation in modern history was a Cold War alliance with the U.S. that ensured American dominance in the region. <b>Kenneth Pyle</b> offers a thoughtful history of this relationship at a time when the alliance is changing.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983649http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400Under the Starry Flag: How a Band of Irish Americans Joined the Fenian Revolt and Sparked a Crisis over Citizenshiphttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674057630Salyer, Lucy E.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674057630.jpg"><br /><p>In 1867 forty Irish-Americans sailed for Ireland to fight against British rule. Claiming that emigrants to America remained British citizens, authorities arrested the men for treason, sparking a crisis and trial that dragged the U.S. and Britain to the brink of war. <b>Lucy Salyer</b> recounts this gripping tale, a prelude to today&rsquo;s immigration battles.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674057630http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400Discovering Retroviruses: Beacons in the Biospherehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971707Skalka, Anna Marie<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971707.jpg"><br /><p>Eight percent of our DNA contains retroviruses that are millions of years old. <b>Anna Marie Skalka</b> explains how our evolving knowledge of these particles has advanced genetic engineering, gene delivery systems, and precision medicine. Retroviruses cause disease but also hold clues to prevention and treatment possibilities that are anything but retro.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971707http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400Sentinel: The Unlikely Origins of the Statue of Libertyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975606Viano, Francesca Lidia<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975606.jpg"><br /><p>Icon of freedom and multiethnic democracy, memorial to Franco-American friendship&mdash;the lofty meanings we accord the Statue of Liberty today obscure its turbulent origins in 19th-century politics and art. <b>Francesca Lidia Viano</b> reveals that vibrant history in the fullest account yet of the people and ideas that brought the lady of the harbor to life.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975606http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400Power, Pleasure, and Profit: Insatiable Appetites from Machiavelli to Madisonhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976672Wootton, David<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976672.jpg"><br /><p><b>David Wootton</b> guides us through four centuries of Western thought to show how new ideas about politics, ethics, and economics stepped into a gap opened up by religious conflict and the Scientific Revolution. As ideas about godliness and Aristotelian virtue faded, theories about the rational pursuit of power, pleasure, and profit moved to the fore.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976672http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400What Works: Gender Equality by Designhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986565Bohnet, Iris<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986565.jpg"><br /><p>Gender equality is a moral and a business imperative. But unconscious bias holds us back and de-biasing minds has proven to be difficult and expensive. Behavioral design offers a new solution. <b>Iris Bohnet</b> shows that by de-biasing organizations instead of individuals, we can make smart changes that have big impacts&mdash;often at low cost and high speed.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986565http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Second Creation: Fixing the American Constitution in the Founding Erahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674185043Gienapp, Jonathan<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674185043.jpg"><br /><p>Americans widely believe that the U.S. Constitution was almost wholly created when it was drafted in 1787 and ratified in 1788. <b>Jonathan Gienapp</b> recovers the unknown story of the Constitution&rsquo;s second creation in the decade after its adoption&mdash;a story with explosive implications for current debates over constitutional originalism and interpretation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674185043http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400Not All Dead White Men: Classics and Misogyny in the Digital Agehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975552Zuckerberg, Donna<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975552.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=9780674975552http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400A People’s History of Computing in the United Stateshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970977Rankin, Joy Lisi<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970977.jpg"><br /><p>Does Silicon Valley deserve all the credit for digital creativity and social media? <b>Joy Rankin</b> questions this triumphalism by revisiting a pre-PC time when schools were not the last stop for mature consumer technologies but flourishing sites of innovative collaboration&mdash;when users taught computers and visionaries dreamed of networked access for all.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970977http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400Industry of Anonymity: Inside the Business of Cybercrimehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979413Lusthaus, Jonathan<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979413.jpg"><br /><p><b>Jonathan Lusthaus</b> lifts the veil on cybercriminals in the most extensive account yet of the lives they lead and the vast international industry they have created. Having traveled to hotspots around the world to meet with hundreds of law enforcement agents, security gurus, hackers, and criminals, he charts how this industry based on anonymity works.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979413http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400Democracy’s Detectives: The Economics of Investigative Journalismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986817Hamilton, James T.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986817.jpg"><br /><p>Investigative journalism holds democracies and individuals accountable to the public. But important stories are going untold as news outlets shy away from the expense of watchdog reporting. Computational journalism, using digital records and data-mining algorithms, promises to lower the cost and increase demand among readers, <b>James Hamilton</b> shows.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986817http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Rise of the Right to Know: Politics and the Culture of Transparency, 1945–1975http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986930Schudson, Michael<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986930.jpg"><br /><p>Modern transparency dates to the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s&mdash;well before the Internet. <b>Michael Schudson</b> shows how the &ldquo;right to know&rdquo; has defined a new era for democracy&mdash;less focus on parties and elections, more pluralism and more players, year-round monitoring of government, and a blurring line between politics and society, public and private.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986930http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400Beyond Regimes: China and India Comparedhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987104Duara, Prasenjit<br />Perry, Elizabeth J.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987104.jpg"><br /><p>China and India have been powerfully shaped by both transnational and subnational forces. <i>Beyond Regimes</i> explores local and global influences as they play out in the contemporary era with a focus on four intersecting topics: labor relations; legal reform and rights protest; public goods provision; and transnational migration and investment.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987104http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400Slavery and Social Death: A Comparative Study, With a New Prefacehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986909Patterson, Orlando<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986909.jpg"><br /><p><b>Patterson</b> discusses the internal dynamics of slavery in 66 societies over time. These include Greece and Rome, medieval Europe, China, Korea, the Islamic kingdoms, Africa, the Caribbean islands, and the American South. Slavery, he argues, is a single process of recruitment, incorporation on the margin of society, and eventual manumission or death.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986909http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Global Interior: Mineral Frontiers and American Powerhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984257Black, Megan<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984257.jpg"><br /><p><b>Megan Black</b> argues that the U.S. Department of the Interior, known for managing domestic natural resources and operating public parks, constantly supports and projects American power abroad. In the guise of sharing expertise globally, Interior has helped the U.S. maintain key benefits of empire without the burden of playing the imperialist villain.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984257http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 04 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Magdalene in the Reformationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979994Arnold, Margaret<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979994.jpg"><br /><p>Prostitute, apostle, evangelist&mdash;the conversion of Mary Magdalene from sinner to saint is one of the Christianity&rsquo;s most compelling stories. Less appreciated is the critical role the Magdalene played in remaking modern Christianity. <b>Margaret Arnold</b> shows that the Magdalene inspired devotees eager to find new ways to relate to God and the Church.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979994http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 04 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Wake of the Whale: Hunter Societies in the Caribbean and North Atlantichttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986374Fielding, Russell<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986374.jpg"><br /><p>Despite declining stocks and health risks, island communities in the Caribbean and North Atlantic still use traditional methods to hunt whales and dolphins for food. <b>Russell Fielding</b> presents the art, history, and purpose of whaling in these different cultures and describes what their future might look like as modern realities take hold.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986374http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 04 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Habsburg Empire: A New Historyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986763Judson, Pieter M.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986763.jpg"><br /><p>This panoramic reappraisal shows why the Habsburg Empire mattered for so long to so many Central Europeans across divides of language, religion, and region. <b>Pieter Judson</b> shows that creative government&mdash;and intractable problems the far-flung empire could not solve&mdash;left an enduring imprint on successor states. Its lessons are no less important today.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986763http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 04 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400A Natural History of Human Moralityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986824Tomasello, Michael<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986824.jpg"><br /><p><b>Michael Tomasello</b> offers the most detailed account to date of the evolution of human moral psychology. Based on experimental data comparing great apes and human children, he reconstructs two key evolutionary steps whereby early humans gradually became an ultra-cooperative and, eventually, a moral species capable of acting as a plural agent &ldquo;we&rdquo;.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986824http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 04 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400A Natural History of Human Thinkinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986831Tomasello, Michael<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986831.jpg"><br /><p>Language or culture, tool-making or religion: ever since Darwin, thinkers have struggled to identify what differentiates human beings from other animals. <b>Michael Tomasello</b> weaves his twenty years of comparative studies of humans and great apes into a compelling argument that cooperative social interaction is the key to our cognitive uniqueness.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986831http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 04 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400Education and the Commercial Mindsethttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986848Abrams, Samuel E.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986848.jpg"><br /><p>The movement to privatize K&ndash;12 education is stronger than ever. <b>Samuel Abrams</b> examines the rise of market forces in public education and reveals how a commercial mindset that sidesteps fundamental challenges has taken over. Nevertheless, public schools should adopt lessons from the business world, such as raising teacher salaries to attract talent.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986848http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 04 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400Illusion and Disillusionment: Travel Writing in the Modern Agehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984479Micallef, Roberta<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984479.jpg"><br /><p>Through engaging characters&mdash;China-bound missionaries, an Indo-Persian diplomat, a Turkish exile in India, a French teacher in America, Arab students in Moscow, a Japanese woman writer in Europe&mdash;<i>Illusion and Disillusionment</i> examines travel writing beyond colonialism, imperialism, and Orientalism, focusing on the experience of travel itself.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984479http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400No Property in Man: Slavery and Antislavery at the Nation’s Foundinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972223Wilentz, Sean<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972223.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=9780674972223http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Accounting for Slavery: Masters and Managementhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972094Rosenthal, Caitlin<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972094.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=9780674972094http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Economics of Religion in Indiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979642Iyer, Sriya<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979642.jpg"><br /><p>Religion is not a popular target for economic analysis. Yet the economist&rsquo;s tools offer insights into how religious groups compete, deliver social services, and reach out to converts&mdash;how religions nurture and deploy market power. <b>Sriya Iyer</b> puts these tools to use in an expansive study of India, one of the world&rsquo;s most religiously diverse nations.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979642http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Our American Israel: The Story of an Entangled Alliancehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737624Kaplan, Amy<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737624.jpg"><br /><p>How did a Jewish state come to resonate profoundly with Americans in the twentieth century? Since WWII, Israel&rsquo;s identity has been entangled with America&rsquo;s belief in its own exceptionalism. Turning a critical eye on the two nations&rsquo; turbulent history together, <b>Amy Kaplan</b> unearths the roots of controversies that may well divide them in the future.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737624http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Politics against Dominationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986756Shapiro, Ian<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986756.jpg"><br /><p><b>Ian Shapiro</b> makes a compelling case that the purpose of politics should be to combat domination, and he shows what this means in practice at home and abroad. This is a major work of applied political theory, a profound challenge to utopian visions, and a guide to fundamental problems of justice and distribution.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986756http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400A Secular Agehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986916Taylor, Charles<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986916.jpg"><br /><p>The place of religion in society has changed profoundly in the last few centuries, particularly in the West. In what will be a defining book for our time, <b>Charles Taylor</b> takes up the question of what these changes mean, and what, precisely, happens when a society becomes one in which faith is only one human possibility among others.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986916http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Embattled Vote in America: From the Founding to the Presenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972360Lichtman, Allan J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972360.jpg"><br /><p>Americans have died for the right to vote. Yet our democratic system guarantees no one, not even citizens, the opportunity to elect a government. <b>Allan Lichtman</b> calls attention to the founders&rsquo; greatest error&mdash;leaving the franchise to the discretion of individual states&mdash;and explains why it has triggered an unending struggle over voting rights.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972360http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Commentaries, Volume 3: Books V–VIIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674058385Pius II<br />Meserve, Margaret<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674058385.jpg"><br /><p><i>Commentaries</i> by <b>Pius II</b> (1405&ndash;1464)&mdash;the only autobiography ever written by a pope&mdash;was composed in elegant humanistic Latin modeled on Caesar and Cicero. This edition contains a fresh Latin text based on the last manuscript written in Pius&rsquo;s lifetime and an updated and corrected version of the 1937 translation by Florence Alden Gragg.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674058385http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Commentary on Plotinus, Volume 5: <i>Ennead III</i>, Part 2, and <i>Ennead IV</i>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974999Ficino, Marsilio<br />Gersh, Stephen<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674974999.jpg"><br /><p><b>Marsilio Ficino</b> (1433&ndash;1499) was the leading Platonic philosopher of the Renaissance and is generally recognized as the greatest authority on ancient Platonism before modern times. The I Tatti edition of his commentary on Plotinus, in 6 volumes, contains the first modern edition of the Latin text and the first translation into any modern language.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974999http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Latin Poetryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977174Ariosto, Ludovico<br />Looney, Dennis<br />Possanza, D. Mark<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977174.jpg"><br /><p>In <i>Latin Poetry</i>, the erudite and playful works of one of Italy&rsquo;s greatest poets, <b>Ludovico Ariosto</b> (1474&ndash;1533), are translated into English for the first time. This I Tatti edition provides a newly collated Latin text and offers unique insight into the formation of one of the Renaissance&rsquo;s foremost vernacular writers.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977174http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Still Pointshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658706Gardner, Robert<br />Pressman, Adele<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780873658706.jpg"><br /><p><i>Still Points</i> is a collection of remarkable photographs taken by award-winning nonfiction filmmaker and author <b>Robert Gardner</b> during his anthropological and filming expeditions around the world. His images&mdash;from the Kalahari Desert, New Guinea, Colombia, India, Ethiopia, Niger, and other remote locations&mdash;are now in Harvard&rsquo;s Peabody Museum.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658706http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Injustice Never Leaves You: Anti-Mexican Violence in Texashttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976436Martinez, Monica Muñoz<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976436.jpg"><br /><p>From 1910 to 1920, Texan vigilantes and law enforcement killed ethnic Mexican residents with impunity. <b>Monica Mu&ntilde;oz Martinez</b> turns to the keepers of this history to create a record of what occurred and how a determined community ensured that victims were not forgotten. Remembering and retelling, she shows, can inscribe justice on a legacy of pain.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976436http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Exoplanets: Hidden Worlds and the Quest for Extraterrestrial Lifehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976900Goldsmith, Donald<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976900.jpg"><br /><p>Astronomers have recently discovered thousands of exotic planets that orbit stars throughout our Milky Way galaxy. With his characteristic wit and style, <b>Donald Goldsmith</b> shows how these observations have already broadened our planetary horizons, and tells us what may come next, including the ultimate discovery: life beyond our home planet.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976900http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Colonial Politics of Global Health: France and the United Nations in Postwar Africahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980488Pearson, Jessica Lynne<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980488.jpg"><br /><p><b>Jessica Lynne Pearson</b> explores the collision between imperial and international visions of health and development in French Africa as postwar decolonization movements gained strength. The consequences of putting politics above public health continue to play out in constraints placed on international health organizations half a century later.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980488http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Next Gen PhD: A Guide to Career Paths in Sciencehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986794Sinche, Melanie V.<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986794.jpg"><br /><p>An upper-level degree is a prized asset in the eyes of many employers, and nonfaculty careers once considered Plan B are now preferred by the majority of science degree holders. <b>Melanie Sinche</b> profiles science PhDs across a wide range of disciplines who share proven strategies for landing a rewarding occupation inside or outside the university.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986794http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Rage for Order: The British Empire and the Origins of International Law, 1800–1850http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986855Benton, Lauren<br />Ford, Lisa<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986855.jpg"><br /><p><b>Lauren Benton</b> and <b>Lisa Ford</b> find the origins of international law in empires, especially in the British Empire&rsquo;s sprawling efforts to refashion the imperial constitution and reorder the world. These attempts touched on all the issues of the early nineteenth century, from slavery to revolution, and changed the way we think about the empire&rsquo;s legacy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986855http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Shen Gua’s Empiricismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987111Zuo, Ya<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987111.jpg"><br /><p><b>Ya Zuo</b> places Shen Gua (1031&ndash;1095) on the broad horizon of premodern Chinese thought, and presents his empiricism within an extensive narrative of Chinese epistemology. Her study provides insights into the complex dynamics in play at the dawn of Neo-Confucianism and urges readers toward a deeper appreciation of the diversity in Chinese thinking.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987111http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400In the Wake of the Mongols: The Making of a New Social Order in North China, 1200–1600http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987159Wang, Jinping<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987159.jpg"><br /><p>The Mongol conquest of north China inflicted terrible destruction, wiping out more than one-third of the population and dismantling the existing social order. <b>Jinping Wang</b> recounts the riveting story of how northern Chinese people adapted to these trying circumstances and interacted with their conquerors to create a drastically new social order.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987159http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Korean Buddhist Empire: A Transnational History, 1910–1945http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987197Kim, Hwansoo Ilmee<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987197.jpg"><br /><p>Korean Buddhists, despite living under colonial rule, reconfigured sacred objects, festivals, urban temples, propagation&mdash;and even their own identities&mdash;to modernize and elevate Korean Buddhism. By focusing on six case studies, this book highlights the centrality of transnational relationships in the transformation of colonial Korean Buddhism.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987197http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Novel of Human Rightshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986442Dawes, James<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986442.jpg"><br /><p><b>James Dawes</b> defines a new, dynamic American literary genre, which takes as its theme a range of atrocities at home and abroad. This vibrant and modern genre incorporates key debates within the human rights movement in the U.S. and in turn influences the ideas and rhetoric of that discourse.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986442http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Guilty Aesthetic Pleasureshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986466Aubry, Timothy<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986466.jpg"><br /><p>For scholars invested in supporting or challenging dominant ideologies, the beauty of literature seemed frivolous, even complicit with social iniquities. Suspicion of aesthetics became a way to establish the rigor of one&rsquo;s thought and the purity of one&rsquo;s politics. Yet aesthetic pleasure never disappeared, <b>Timothy Aubrey</b> writes. It went underground.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986466http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Economic Statecraft: Human Rights, Sanctions, and Conditionalityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979635Fabre, Cécile<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979635.jpg"><br /><p>Economic sanctions provide an alternative to waging war or a means to advance human rights. But are they morally justifiable? Philosophers have explored the ethics of war but rarely the ethics of carrots and sticks. <b>C&eacute;cile Fabre</b> offers a defense of economic statecraft, laying out a normative framework for this critical tool of diplomacy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979635http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Adorno and Existencehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986862Gordon, Peter E.<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986862.jpg"><br /><p>Adorno was forever returning to the philosophies of bourgeois interiority, seeking the paradoxical relation between their manifest failure and their hidden promise. As <b>Peter E. Gordon</b> shows, Adorno&rsquo;s writings on Kierkegaard, Husserl, and Heidegger present us with a photographic negative&mdash;a philosophical portrait of the author himself.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986862http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Land of the Elephant Kings: Space, Territory, and Ideology in the Seleucid Empirehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986886Kosmin, Paul J.<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986886.jpg"><br /><p>Taking in the bulk of Alexander the Great&rsquo;s Asian conquests, the Seleucid Empire encompassed remarkable ethnic, religious, and linguistic diversity; yet it did not include Macedonia, the dynasty&rsquo;s ancestral homeland. <b>Paul Kosmin</b> shows how rulers over lands to which they had no historic claim transformed the territory into a coherent space.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986886http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Forget English!: Orientalisms and World Literatureshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986893Mufti, Aamir R.<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986893.jpg"><br /><p>World literature advocates have promised to move humanistic study beyond postcolonial theory and antiquated paradigms of national literary traditions. <b>Aamir Mufti</b> scrutinizes these claims and critiques the continuing dominance of English as both a literary language and the undisputed cultural system of global capitalism.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986893http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400De Gaullehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987210Jackson, Julian<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987210.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=9780674987210http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Dreamers: How Young Indians Are Changing the Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988170Poonam, Snigdha<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988170.jpg"><br /><p><b>Snigdha Poonam</b> traveled through towns in northern India to investigate millennials, who are nothing like their Western counterparts. In a country of exceptional ambition, crushing limitations, and toxic masculinity, she found clickbaiters, scammers, and hucksters, but also strivers and student leaders hungry for change&mdash;a generation of dreamers.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988170http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Word Embodied: The Jeweled Pagoda Mandalas in Japanese Buddhist Arthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983861O’Neal, Halle<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983861.jpg"><br /><p><b>Halle O&rsquo;Neal</b> unpacks jeweled pagoda mandala paintings and their revolutionary entwining of word and image to reveal crucial dynamics underlying Japanese Buddhist art&mdash;including invisibility, performative viewing, and the spectacular visualizations of embodiment.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983861http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Third Thoughtshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975323Weinberg, Steven<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975323.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=9780674975323http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400In Their Own Best Interest: A History of the U.S. Effort to Improve Latin Americanshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984141Schoultz, Lars<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984141.jpg"><br /><p>For over a century the U.S. has &ldquo;improved&rdquo; the peoples of Latin America by promoting everything from representative democracy and economic development to oral hygiene. How did this paternalistic practice evolve and spread globally and what are the troubling consequences for a country with a habit of giving&mdash;and for others with a habit of receiving?</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984141http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Japan at the Crossroads: Conflict and Compromise after Anpohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984424Kapur, Nick<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984424.jpg"><br /><p>In 1960, when Japan revised the postwar treaty that allows a U.S. military presence in Japan, the popular backlash changed the evolution of Japan&rsquo;s politics and culture, and its global role. <b>Nick Kapur</b>&rsquo;s analysis helps resolve Japan&rsquo;s essential paradox as being innovative yet regressive, flexible yet resistant, imaginative yet wedded to tradition.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984424http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Globalization and Inequalityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984608Helpman, Elhanan<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984608.jpg"><br /><p>Globalization is not the primary cause of rising inequality. That is the conclusion of this penetrating study by <b>Elhanan Helpman</b>, a leading expert on international trade. If we wish to curb inequality while protecting what is best about globalization, he shows, we must start with a clear view of how globalization does, and does not, shape our world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984608http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Translatability of Revolution: Guo Moruo and Twentieth-Century Chinese Culturehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987180Wang, Pu<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987180.jpg"><br /><p>In the first comprehensive study of Guo Moruo in English, <b>Pu Wang</b> explores the dynamics of translation, revolution, and historical imagination in twentieth-century Chinese culture. Guo was a romantic writer, Mao Zedong&rsquo;s last poetic interlocutor, a Marxist historian, president of China&rsquo;s Academy of Sciences, and translator of Goethe&rsquo;s <i>Faust</i>.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987180http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Coins from the Excavations at Sardis: Their Archaeological and Economic Contexts: Coins from the 1973 to 2013 Excavationshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987258Evans, Jane DeRose<br />Ramage, Andrew<br />Cahill, Nicholas D.<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987258.jpg"><br /><p><b>Jane DeRose Evans</b> focuses on the over 8,000 coins minted in the Lydian, Hellenistic, Roman and Byzantine periods that were excavated between 1973 and 2013 in the Harvard&ndash;Cornell Expedition. The book places coins within eastern Mediterranean historical, cultural and economic contexts in order to better understand the monetized economy of Sardis.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987258http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Juggler of Notre Damehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024354France, Anatole<br />Ziolkowski, Jan M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024354.jpg"><br /><p>Writers, illustrators, and musicians from the Middle Ages to the present have loved this simple, medieval tale. In 1890, <b>Anatole France</b> adapted the original poem as the short story &ldquo;Le jongleur de Notre Dame,&rdquo; paired here with a translation by Jan M. Ziolkowski and Art Deco illustrations by Maurice Lalau.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024354http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Juggler of Our Ladyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024347France, Anatole<br />Ziolkowski, Jan M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024347.jpg"><br /><p>Writers, illustrators, and musicians from the Middle Ages to the present have loved this simple, medieval tale. In 1890, <b>Anatole France</b> adapted the original poem as the short story &ldquo;Le jongleur de Notre Dame,&rdquo; paired here with a facing translation by Jan M. Ziolkowski and medievalesque illustrations and calligraphy in gouache by Malatesta.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024347http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Little Jugglerhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024361Cooney, Barbara<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024361.jpg"><br /><p>Drawing on &ldquo;an Old French legend&rdquo;&mdash;a poem with roots stretching back seven hundred years&mdash;<b>Barbara Cooney</b>, a two-time recipient of the Caldecott Medal, made a story of beauty and simplicity to entertain and edify young audiences. Her protagonist Barnaby the juggler helps readers appreciate how they can offer their services, no matter how humble.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024361http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Juggling the Middle Ages: A Medieval Coloring Bookhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024385Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024385.jpg"><br /><p>This simple story behind this coloring book has medieval beginnings&mdash;a lovely poem often known as &ldquo;Our Lady&rsquo;s Tumbler&rdquo; that dates to the 1230s. Many writers and artists have been inspired by it, and the line art was thoughtfully chosen and carefully prepared from books published a century or so ago.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024385http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Ethics of Authenticityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987692Taylor, Charles<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987692.jpg"><br /><p>Everywhere we hear talk of decline, of a world that was better once, maybe fifty years ago, maybe centuries ago, but certainly before modernity drew us along its dubious path. While some lament the slide of Western culture into relativism and nihilism and others celebrate the trend as a liberating sort of progress, <b>Taylor</b> calls on us to face the moral and political crises of our time, and to make the most of modernity&rsquo;s challenges.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987692http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Papers of John Adams, Volume 19: February 1787 – May 1789http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919280Adams, John<br />Georgini, Sara<br />Martin, Sara<br />Barlow, R. M.<br />Norton, Amanda Mathews<br />Millikan, Neal E.<br />Woodward, Hobson<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674919280.jpg"><br /><p>In <b>John Adams</b>&rsquo;s last 28 months as a diplomat in Europe, he petitioned to halt British impressment of American sailors, salvaged U.S. credit by contracting two Dutch loans, and finished <i>A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America</i>. He retired to his home but later resumed office as the first vice president of the U.S.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919280http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400We the People, Volume 3: The Civil Rights Revolutionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983946Ackerman, Bruce<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983946.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Civil Rights Revolution</i> carries <b>Bruce Ackerman</b>&rsquo;s sweeping reinterpretation of constitutional history into the era beginning with <i>Brown v. Board of Education</i>. Laws that ended Jim Crow and ensured equal rights at work, in schools, and in the voting booth gained congressional approval only after the American people mobilized their support.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983946http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400Lincoln's Tragic Pragmatism: Lincoln, Douglas, and Moral Conflicthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983991Burt, John<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983991.jpg"><br /><p>In their famous debates, Lincoln and Douglas struggled with how to behave when an ethical conflict like slavery strained democracy&rsquo;s commitment to rule by both consent and principle. What conscience demands and what it can persuade others to agree to are not always the same. Ultimately, this tragic limitation of liberalism led Lincoln to war.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983991http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400World Inequality Report 2018http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984554Alvaredo, Facundo<br />Chancel, Lucas<br />Piketty, Thomas<br />Saez, Emmanuel<br />Zucman, Gabriel<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984554.jpg"><br /><p><i>World Inequality Report 2018</i> is the most authoritative and up-to-date account of global trends in inequality. Researched, compiled, and written by a team of the world&rsquo;s leading economists, it presents&mdash;with unrivaled clarity and depth&mdash;information and analysis that will be vital to policy makers and scholars everywhere.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984554http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400Haunted by Chaos: China’s Grand Strategy from Mao Zedong to Xi Jinpinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977099Khan, Sulmaan Wasif<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977099.jpg"><br /><p>Before the Communists came to power, China lay broken. Today it is a global force, but its leaders are haunted by the past. <b>Sulmaan Wasif Khan</b> chronicles the grand strategies that have sought to protect China from aggression and ensure it would never again experience the powerlessness of the late Qing and Republican eras.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977099http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400Thinking and Beinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967892Kimhi, Irad<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674967892.jpg"><br /><p>Frege argued that psychological laws of thought&mdash;which explicate how we in fact think&mdash;must be distinguished from logical laws of thought&mdash;which impose rational requirements on thinking. Marking a radical break with Frege&rsquo;s legacy in analytic philosophy, <b>Irad Kimhi</b>&rsquo;s work shows that thinking and being are different manifestations of the same capacity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967892http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400Legal Lessons: Popularizing Laws in the People’s Republic of China, 1949–1989http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983854Altehenger, Jennifer<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983854.jpg"><br /><p><i>Legal Lessons</i> examines how China&rsquo;s party-state attempted to motivate ordinary citizens to learn laws during the Mao period. Archival records, advice manuals, and colorful propaganda materials reveal how official attempts to promote &ldquo;correct&rdquo; understanding of laws intersected with the interpretations and practical experiences of the people.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983854http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400Self and Soul: A Defense of Idealshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984004Edmundson, Mark<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984004.jpg"><br /><p>In a culture of the Self that has become progressively more skeptical and materialistic, we spare little thought for the great ideals&mdash;courage, contemplation, and compassion&mdash;that once gave life meaning. Here, <b>Mark Edmundson</b> makes an impassioned attempt to defend the value of these ancient ideals and to resurrect Soul in the modern world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984004http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400Dark Ghettos: Injustice, Dissent, and Reformhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984073Shelby, Tommie<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984073.jpg"><br /><p>For <b>Tommie Shelby</b>, the persistence of ghettos raises many thorny questions of morality, and he offers practical answers framed in terms of what justice requires of government and its citizens. His social vision and political ethics calls for putting the abolition of ghettos at the center of reform.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984073http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Study of al-Andalus: The Scholarship and Legacy of James T. Monroehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984462Hamilton, Michelle M.<br />Wacks, David A.<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984462.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Study of al-Andalus</i> explores the many ways in which James T. Monroe&rsquo;s scholarship has inspired further study in topics including Hispano-Arabic, Hebrew, and Romance literatures, Persian epic poetry, the impact of Andalusi literature in Egypt and the Arab East, and the lasting legacy of the expulsion of Spain&rsquo;s last Muslims.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984462http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400Body, Society, and Nation: The Creation of Public Health and Urban Culture in Shanghaihttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987173Nakajima, Chieko<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987173.jpg"><br /><p><b>Chieko Nakajima</b> tells the story of China&rsquo;s unfolding modernity, exploring changing ideas, practices, and systems related to health and body in late nineteenth- and twentieth-century Shanghai. She explains how local customs fashioned and constrained public health and, in turn, how hygienic modernity helped shape local cultures and behavior.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987173http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400Harvard Studies in Classical Philology, Volume 109http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971653Thomas, Richard F.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><i>Harvard Studies in Classical Philology, Volume 109</i> includes Jos&eacute; Marcos Macedo&rsquo;s &ldquo;Zeus as (Rider of) Thunderbolt,&rdquo; Henry Spelman&rsquo;s &ldquo;Borrowing Sappho&rsquo;s Napkins,&rdquo; Florence Klein&rsquo;s &ldquo;Vergil&rsquo;s &lsquo;Posidippeanism,&rsquo;&rdquo; Benjamin Victor&rsquo;s &ldquo;Four Passages in Propertius&rsquo; Last Book of Elegies,&rdquo; and other essays.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971653http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Carving Up the Globe: An Atlas of Diplomacyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976245<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976245.jpg"><br /><p>With hundreds of full-color maps and finely crafted images, this atlas illustrates treaties that have determined the fates of millions, beginning with ancient Egyptians. <b>Malise Ruthven</b> and a team of experts provide lively historical commentary about the geopolitical efforts of princes, politicians, and diplomats to carve up the globe.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976245http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400The People’s Zion: Southern Africa, the United States, and a Transatlantic Faith-Healing Movementhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737785Cabrita, Joel<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737785.jpg"><br /><p><b>Joel Cabrita</b> tells the story of Zionism, which began in a utopian community near Chicago in 1900. Its faith-healing spiritualism, uplifting pan-racialism, and missionary zeal resonated with marginalized urban working-class whites and blacks in both the United States and Southern Africa. Today Zionism is Southern Africa&rsquo;s largest religious movement.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737785http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Ransom of the Soul: Afterlife and Wealth in Early Western Christianityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983977Brown, Peter<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983977.jpg"><br /><p><b>Peter Brown</b> explores a revolutionary shift in thinking about the fate of the soul between 250 and 650 CE, showing how personal wealth in the pursuit of redemption led Church doctrine concerning the afterlife to evolve from speculation to firm reality. This new relationship to money set the stage for the Church&rsquo;s domination of medieval society.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983977http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Beginning at the End: Decadence, Modernism, and Postcolonial Poetryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984431Stilling, Robert<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984431.jpg"><br /><p><b>Robert Stilling</b> shows how aestheticism&rsquo;s decadence became a key idea in postcolonial thought, describing the failures of revolutionary nationalism and asserting cosmopolitanism in poetry and art. Breaking down the boundaries around decadent literature, he takes it outside Europe and emphasizes the global reach of its imaginative transgressions.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984431http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400History and Presencehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984592Orsi, Robert A.<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984592.jpg"><br /><p>The unseeing of the gods was a requirement of Western modernity. Beginning with sixteenth-century debates over Christ&rsquo;s real presence in the host, <b>Robert Orsi</b> imagines an alternative. He urges us to withhold from absence the prestige modernity encourages and instead to approach contemporary religion and history with the gods fully present.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984592http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Cultural Agents Reloaded: The Legacy of Antanas Mockushttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088559Tognato, Carlo<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088559.jpg"><br /><p><i>Cultural Agents Reloaded</i> reflects on the accomplishments and failures of Antanas Mockus, twice Mayor of Bogot&aacute;. His example motivates us to sharpen our understanding of what cultural agency is in the present day by bringing into focus the challenges public humanities face when they travel South and struggle to become genuinely global.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088559http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Halberd at Red Cliff: Jian’an and the Three Kingdomshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977037Tian, Xiaofei<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977037.jpg"><br /><p>The third century CE&mdash;the Jian&rsquo;an era or Three Kingdoms&mdash;holds double significance for the Chinese cultural tradition. Its writings laid the foundation of classical poetry and literary criticism. Its historical personages and events also inspired works of art throughout Chinese history. <b>Xiaofei Tian</b> examines the interface of these two nostalgias.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977037http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Leftism Reinvented: Western Parties from Socialism to Neoliberalismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971813Mudge, Stephanie L.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971813.jpg"><br /><p>Analyzing left-leaning parties in the U.S., Sweden, Germany, and the United Kingdom, <b>Stephanie Mudge</b> shows that the left lost voters&rsquo; loyalty in part because of the changing worldview of party experts. Keynesian economists in the 1960s who spoke for managing the economy gave way in the 1980s to economists advocating the advancement of markets.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971813http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Inferno: An Anatomy of American Punishmenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983939Ferguson, Robert A.<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983939.jpg"><br /><p><b>Robert Ferguson</b> diagnoses all parts of a massive, out-of-control punishment regime. Turning the spotlight on the plight of prisoners, he asks the American people, Do we want our prisons to be this way? Acknowledging the suffering of prisoners and understanding what punishers do when they punish are the first steps toward a better, more just system.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983939http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400An Inquiry into Modes of Existence: An Anthropology of the Modernshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984028Latour, Bruno<br />Porter, Catherine<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984028.jpg"><br /><p>In a new approach to philosophical anthropology, <b>Bruno Latour</b> offers answers to questions raised in <i>We Have Never Been Modern</i>: If not modern, what <i>have</i> we been, and what values should we inherit? <i>An Inquiry into Modes of Existence</i> offers a new basis for diplomatic encounters with other societies at a time of ecological crisis.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984028http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400River Cities, City Rivershttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024255Way, Thaïsa<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024255.jpg"><br /><p>Cities have been built alongside rivers throughout history&mdash;shaping the development of urban landscapes and altering ecologies. Yet we have rarely given these urban landscapes their due. <i>River Cities, City Rivers</i> explores how such histories have shaped the present and how they might inform our visions of the future.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024255http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Smoke, Flames, and the Human Body in Mesoamerican Ritual Practicehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024262Tiesler, Vera<br />Scherer, Andrew K.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024262.jpg"><br /><p><i>Smoke, Flames, and the Human Body in Mesoamerican Ritual Practice</i> address the traditions, circumstances, and practices that involved the burning of bodies and bone, to better understand the ideologies behind these acts. It brings together scholars working across Mesoamerica with different methodologies and interdisciplinary lenses.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024262http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Tragedies, Volume I: Hercules. Trojan Women. Phoenician Women. Medea. Phaedrahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997172Seneca<br />Fitch, John G.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997172.jpg"><br /><p><b>Seneca</b> (ca. AD 4&ndash;65) authored verse tragedies that strongly influenced Shakespeare and other Renaissance dramatists. Plots are based on myth, but themes reflect imperial Roman politics. <b>John G. Fitch</b> has thoroughly revised his two-volume edition to take account of scholarship that has appeared since its initial publication.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997172http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Tragedies, Volume II: Oedipus. Agamemnon. Thyestes. Hercules on Oeta. Octaviahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997189Seneca<br />Fitch, John G.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997189.jpg"><br /><p><b>Seneca</b> (ca. AD 4&ndash;65) authored verse tragedies that strongly influenced Shakespeare and other Renaissance dramatists. Plots are based on myth, but themes reflect imperial Roman politics. <b>John G. Fitch</b> has thoroughly revised his two-volume edition to take account of scholarship that has appeared since its initial publication.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997189http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400History of Rome, Volume XI: Books 38–40http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997196Livy<br />Yardley, J. C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997196.jpg"><br /><p><b>Livy</b> (Titus Livius, 64 or 59 BC&ndash;AD 12 or 17), the Roman historian, presents a vivid narrative of Rome&rsquo;s rise from the traditional foundation of the city in 753 or 751 BC to 9 BC and illustrates the collective and individual virtues necessary to maintain such greatness. The fourth decad (31&ndash;40) focuses on Rome&rsquo;s growing hegemony in the East.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997196http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Posthomericahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997165Quintus Smyrnaeus<br />Hopkinson, Neil<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997165.jpg"><br /><p><b>Quintus Smyrnaeus</b>&rsquo; <i>Posthomerica</i>, composed between the late second and mid-fourth centuries AD, boldly adapts Homeric diction and style to fill in the story of the Trojan expedition between the end of the <a class="publicationTitle" href="/results-list.php?collection=1405">Iliad</a> and the beginning of the <a class="publicationTitle" href="/results-list.php?collection=1553">Odyssey</a>. This edition replaces the earlier Loeb Classical Library edition by A. S. Way (1913).</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997165http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Plato as Critical Theoristhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971769Thakkar, Jonny<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971769.jpg"><br /><p>What is the best possible society? How would its rulers govern and citizens behave? In an era when political idealism seems a relic of the past, these questions are more urgent than ever. Taking seriously Plato&rsquo;s claim that in an ideal society philosophers rule, <b>Jonny Thakkar</b> offers a daring experiment to breathe life into our political present.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971769http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400An Emerging Modern World: 1750–1870http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674047204Conrad, Sebastian<br />Osterhammel, Jürgen<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674047204.jpg"><br /><p>For most of human history, states and regions were connected by long-distance commerce and war, yet they developed essentially separately. The century after 1750 marked a major shift. <i>An Emerging Modern World</i>, fourth in the six-volume series <i>A History of the World</i>, charts this transformative period outside the West.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674047204http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Information, Incentives, and Education Policyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674050907Neal, Derek A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674050907.jpg"><br /><p><b>Derek Neal</b> writes that economists must analyze public education policy in the same way they analyze other procurement problems. He shows how standard tools from economics research speak directly to issues in education. For mastering the models and tools that economists of education should use in their work, there is no better resource available.</p> http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674050907http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400As the World Ages: Rethinking a Demographic Crisishttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504639Sivaramakrishnan, Kavita<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674504639.jpg"><br /><p>People are living longer, not only in wealthy countries but in developing nations. For too long, Western experts have conceived of aging as a universal predicament&mdash;one that supposedly provokes the same welfare concerns in every context. It is time, <b>Kavita Sivaramakrishnan</b> writes, to embrace a new approach that prioritizes local agendas and values.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504639http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Collective Choice and Social Welfare: An Expanded Editionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919211Sen, Amartya<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674919211.jpg"><br /><p>A classic since 1970, this study has been recognized for its groundbreaking role in integrating economics and ethics, and for its influence in opening up new areas of research in social choice. This expanded edition preserves the text of the original while presenting eleven new chapters of fresh arguments and results and a new introduction.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919211http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Annotated Prison Writings of Oscar Wildehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984387Wilde, Oscar<br />Frankel, Nicholas<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984387.jpg"><br /><p>Serving prison time with hard labor for the crime of gross indecency, <b>Oscar Wilde</b> wrote some of his most powerful works. A savage indictment of society, and testimony to private sufferings, his prison writings&mdash;illuminated by <b>Nicholas Frankel</b>&rsquo;s notes&mdash;reveal a different man from the dandy and aesthete who shocked or amused the English-speaking world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984387http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Moving toward Integration: The Past and Future of Fair Housinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976535Sander, Richard H.<br />Kucheva, Yana A.<br />Zasloff, Jonathan M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976535.jpg"><br /><p>Reducing residential segregation has proven to be the best way to reduce racial inequality in employment, earnings, test scores, and longevity. <i>Moving toward Integration</i> explains why racial segregation has been resilient, and how public policy, aligned with demographic trends, can achieve housing integration within a generation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976535http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Known Citizen: A History of Privacy in Modern Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737501Igo, Sarah E.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737501.jpg"><br /><p>Every day Americans make decisions about their privacy: what to share, how much to expose to whom. Securing the boundary between private affairs and public identity has become a central task of citizenship. <b>Sarah Igo</b> pursues this elusive social value across the twentieth century, as individuals asked how they should be known by their own society.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737501http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Poems of Christopher of Mytilene and John Mauropoushttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674736986Christopher of Mytilene<br />Mauropous, John<br />Bernard, Floris<br />Livanos, Christopher<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674736986.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Poems of Christopher of Mytilene and John Mauropous</i> collects the varied Byzantine Greek verses of these witty and vibrant poets&mdash;their epigrams, satires, encomia, polemics, and more&mdash;in English for the first time.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674736986http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Dignity: Its History and Meaninghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984059Rosen, Michael<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984059.jpg"><br /><p>Dignity plays a central role in thinking about law and human rights, but there is sharp disagreement about its meaning. Combining conceptual precision with a broad historical background, <b>Rosen</b> puts these controversies in context and offers a novel, constructive proposal. He also answers a puzzling question: why treat the dead with dignity?</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984059http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Ocean, the Bird, and the Scholar: Essays on Poets and Poetryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984080Vendler, Helen<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984080.jpg"><br /><p>One of our foremost commentators examines the work of a broad range of English, Irish, and American poets. <b>Helen Vendler</b>&rsquo;s essays, book reviews, and occasional prose from the past two decades, taken together, are an eloquent plea for the centrality&mdash;in humanistic study and modern culture&mdash;of poetry&rsquo;s subversive, sustaining, and demanding legacy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984080http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Medieval Latin Lives of Muhammadhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980730Yolles, Julian<br />Weiss, Jessica<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980730.jpg"><br /><p><i>Medieval Latin Lives of Muhammad</i> helps trace the persistence of old clich&eacute;s as well as the evolution of new attitudes toward Islam and its prophet over five centuries in Western culture. This volume brings together a highly varied and fascinating set of Latin narratives and polemics never before translated into English.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980730http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Top Incomes in France in the Twentieth Century: Inequality and Redistribution, 1901–1998http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737693Piketty, Thomas<br />Ackerman, Seth<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737693.jpg"><br /><p>This pioneering work by <b>Thomas Piketty</b> explains the facts and dynamics of income inequality in France in the twentieth century. On its publication in French in 2001, it helped launch the international program led by Piketty and others to explore the grand patterns and causes of global inequality&mdash;research that has since transformed public debate.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737693http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Right of Publicity: Privacy Reimagined for a Public Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980983Rothman, Jennifer<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980983.jpg"><br /><p>From athletes to victims of revenge porn, people have been transformed into intellectual property. Who controls one&rsquo;s identity? <b>Jennifer Rothman</b> uses the right of publicity&mdash;a little-known law&mdash;to answer this question. By tracing the right&rsquo;s origins to privacy laws in the 1800s, she finds a way to reclaim privacy for a public world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980983http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Universe in Creation: A New Understanding of the Big Bang and the Emergence of Lifehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976078Gould, Roy R.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976078.jpg"><br /><p>Offering a fresh take on what brought the world&mdash;and us&mdash;into being, <b>Roy Gould</b> helps us see the universe as the master of its own creation, not tethered to a singular event but burgeoning as new space and energy stream into existence. He explores whether life itself&mdash;rather than a mere cosmic afterthought&mdash;may be written into the basic laws of nature.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976078http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Hearing Things: The Work of Sound in Literaturehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983496Leighton, Angela<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983496.jpg"><br /><p>Drawing on the writings of critics and philosophers and on the comments of poets and novelists who have pointed to the role of the ear in writing and reading, <b>Angela Leighton</b> offers a reconsideration of literature as an exercise in hearing things, and renews a call for criticism that is creatively attentive to sound&rsquo;s work in every literary text.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983496http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Austrian Reconstruction and the Collapse of Global Finance, 1921–1931http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088924Marcus, Nathan<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088924.jpg"><br /><p>Although some statesmen and historians have pinned Austria&rsquo;s&mdash;and the world&rsquo;s&mdash;interwar economic implosion on financial colonialism, in this corrective history <b>Nathan Marcus</b> deemphasizes the negative role of external players and points to the greater impact of domestic malfeasance and predatory speculation on Austrian political and financial decline.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088924http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Inventing the Immigration Problem: The Dillingham Commission and Its Legacyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976443Benton-Cohen, Katherine<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976443.jpg"><br /><p>The Dillingham Commission&mdash;created by Congress in 1907 to collect data on a perceived immigration problem&mdash;remains the largest U.S. immigration study ever conducted. <b>Katherine Benton-Cohen</b> shows that its Progressive formulation and recommendations endure in almost every component of immigration policy, control, and enforcement a century later.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976443http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Writing for Print: Publishing and the Making of Textual Authority in Late Imperial Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983830Son, Suyoung<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983830.jpg"><br /><p><b>Suyoung Son</b> examines the widespread practice of self-publishing by writers in late imperial China, focusing on the relationships between manuscript tradition and print convention, peer patronage and popular fame, and gift exchange and commercial transactions in textual production and circulation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983830http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Inside Graduate Admissions: Merit, Diversity, and Faculty Gatekeepinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984042Posselt, Julie R.<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984042.jpg"><br /><p>Advanced degrees are necessary for careers that once required only a college education. Yet little has been written about who gets into grad school and why. <b>Julie Posselt</b> pulls back the curtain on this secret process, revealing how faculty evaluate applicants in top-ranked doctoral programs in the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984042http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Dante: The Story of His Lifehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984066Santagata, Marco<br />Dixon, Richard<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984066.jpg"><br /><p><b>Marco Santagata</b> illuminates one of the world&rsquo;s supreme poets from many angles&mdash;philosopher, father, courtier, political partisan. He brings together a vast body of Italian scholarship on Dante&rsquo;s medieval world, untangles a complex web of family relationships for English readers, and shows the influence of local and regional politics on his writing.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984066http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Disciplining the Empire: Politics, Governance, and the Rise of the British Navyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976207Kinkel, Sarah<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976207.jpg"><br /><p><b>Sarah Kinkel</b> shows that the rise of British naval power was neither inevitable nor unquestioned: it was the outcome of fierce battles over the shape of Britain&rsquo;s empire and the bonds of political authority. The Navy was one of many battlefields where British subjects debated whether the empire would be ruled from Parliament down or the people up.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976207http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Vatican I: The Council and the Making of the Ultramontane Churchhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979987O'Malley, John W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979987.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=9780674979987http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400A Business of State: Commerce, Politics, and the Birth of the East India Companyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984561Mishra, Rupali<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984561.jpg"><br /><p>Around 1800, the English East India Company controlled half of the world&rsquo;s trade and deployed a vast network of political influencers. Yet the story of its 17th-century beginnings has remained largely untold. <b>Rupali Mishra</b>&rsquo;s account of the Company&rsquo;s formative years sheds light on one of the most powerful corporations in the history of the world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984561http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Elements of Surprise: Our Mental Limits and the Satisfactions of Plothttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980204Tobin, Vera<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980204.jpg"><br /><p>Reading classic and popular literature alongside the latest research in cognitive science, <b>Vera Tobin</b> shows that a good surprise works by taking advantage of cognitive biases, mental shortcuts, and quirks of memory. She provides not only a sophisticated how-to guide for writers but&mdash;for all readers&mdash;a new appreciation of the pleasures of being had.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980204http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400A World of Empires: The Russian Voyage of the Frigate Palladahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976405Bojanowska, Edyta M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976405.jpg"><br /><p><b>Edyta Bojanowska</b> uses Ivan Goncharov&rsquo;s gripping travelogue&mdash;a bestseller in nineteenth-century Russia&mdash;as a unique eyewitness account of empire in action. Slow to be integrated into the standard narrative on European imperialism, Russia emerges here as an assertive empire eager to emulate European powers and determined to define Russia against them.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976405http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Burdens of Brotherhood: Jews and Muslims from North Africa to Francehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984103Katz, Ethan B.<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984103.jpg"><br /><p>Headlines from France suggest that the country&rsquo;s Jews and Muslims are inevitably at odds. But the past tells a different story. In this sweeping history from World War I to the present, <b>Ethan Katz</b> shows that Jewish&ndash;Muslim relations were more complex, shaped by everyday encounters and perceptions of deeply rooted similarities as well as differences.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984103http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Blockchain and the Law: The Rule of Codehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976429De Filippi, Primavera<br />Wright, Aaron<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976429.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=9780674976429http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400What Was Literary Impressionism?http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980792Fried, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980792.jpg"><br /><p>If literary impressionism is anything, it is the project to turn prose into vision. But vision of what? <b>Michael Fried</b> argues that the impressionists compelled readers not only to see what was described and narrated but also to see writing itself: the upward-facing page, pen and ink, the written script, the act of inscription.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980792http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Cognitive Gadgets: The Cultural Evolution of Thinkinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980150Heyes, Cecilia<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980150.jpg"><br /><p>Adult humans have impressive pieces of cognitive equipment, but in <b>Cecilia Heyes</b>&rsquo;s view these cognitive gadgets are not programmed in the genes. They are constructed over the course of childhood through social interaction. From birth, our malleable minds learn from our culture-soaked human environment not only what to think but how to think it.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980150http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Great Rift: Literacy, Numeracy, and the Religion-Science Dividehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983632Hobart, Michael E.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983632.jpg"><br /><p><b>Michael Hobart</b> locates the great rift between science and religion not in ideological disagreement but in advances in mathematics and symbolic representation that moved past language to open new windows onto the natural world. His work connects the cognitive breakthroughs of the past with intellectual debates ongoing in the twenty-first century.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983632http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Bring the War Home: The White Power Movement and Paramilitary Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674286078Belew, Kathleen<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674286078.jpg"><br /><p>The white power movement has declared war against the United States and has carried out&mdash;with military precision&mdash;an escalating campaign of terror against the American public. <b>Kathleen Belew</b> gives the first full history of a movement that consolidated around a sense of betrayal over Vietnam and made tragic headlines with the Oklahoma City bombing.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674286078http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Pandora’s Box: A History of the First World Warhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545113Leonhard, Jörn<br />Camiller, Patrick<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545113.jpg"><br /><p>In a monumental history of WWI, Germany&rsquo;s leading historian of the first great 20th-century catastrophe explains the war&rsquo;s origins and course, revealing how profoundly it shaped the world to come. <b>J&ouml;rn Leonhard</b> treats the clash of arms with a sure feel for grand strategy, the tactics of arms and attrition, and the grim fate of frontline soldiers.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545113http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Holy Humanitarians: American Evangelicals and Global Aidhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737365Curtis, Heather D.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737365.jpg"><br /><p><b>Heather D. Curtis</b> lays bare the theological motivations, social forces, cultural assumptions, business calculations, and political dynamics that shaped America&rsquo;s ambivalent embrace of evangelical philanthropy. In the process she uncovers the seeds of today&rsquo;s heated debates over the politics of poverty relief and international aid.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737365http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Empire by Invitation: William Walker and Manifest Destiny in Central Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737495Gobat, Michel<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737495.jpg"><br /><p><b>Michel Gobat</b> traces the first U.S. overseas empire to William Walker, a believer in the nation&rsquo;s manifest destiny to spread not only westward but abroad. In the 1850s Walker and a band of expansionists migrated to Nicaragua to free the masses from allegedly despotic elites. But what began with promises of liberation devolved into a reign of terror.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737495http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Root-Cause Regulation: Protecting Work and Workers in the Twenty-First Centuryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979604Piore, Michael J.<br />Schrank, Andrew<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979604.jpg"><br /><p>Work is more deadly than war, and the U.S. has one of the highest rates of occupational fatality in the developed world. Why, after a century of reform, are U.S. workers growing less secure? <b>Michael Piore</b> and <b>Andrew Schrank</b> show how regulation can be a generative force for both workers and employers, rather than the job-killer of neoliberal theory.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979604http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Nemesis: Alcibiades and the Fall of Athenshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660441Stuttard, David<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660441.jpg"><br /><p>Alcibiades was one of the most dazzling figures of Athens&rsquo; Golden Age. A friend of Socrates, he was spectacularly rich, bewitchingly handsome and charismatic, a skilled general, and a ruthless politician. He was also a serial traitor. <b>David Stuttard</b> tells a spellbinding story of Alcibiades&rsquo; life and the turbulent world he set out to conquer.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660441http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Superbugs: An Arms Race against Bacteriahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975989Hall, William<br />McDonnell, Anthony<br />O'Neill, Jim<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975989.jpg"><br /><p>Antibiotics are powerful drugs that can prevent and treat infections, but they are becoming less effective as a result of drug resistance. <i>Superbugs</i> describes this growing global threat, the systematic failures that have led to it, and solutions that governments, industries, and public health specialists can adopt.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975989http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Colonial al-Andalus: Spain and the Making of Modern Moroccan Culturehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980327Calderwood, Eric<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980327.jpg"><br /><p>The widespread belief that Spain and Morocco are joined through their Andalusi past&mdash;from a time when Christians, Muslims, and Jews &ldquo;coexisted&rdquo; in medieval Iberia&mdash;actually arose in the 1800s, as Spain&rsquo;s justification for colonizing Morocco. <b>Eric Calderwood</b> shows how a piece of Spanish propaganda gradually became a tenet of Moroccan nationalism.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980327http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Pedro Reyes: Ad Usum / To Be Usedhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674025158Falconi, José Luis<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674025158.jpg"><br /><p>Mexico-based artist, architect, and cultural agent Pedro Reyes turns existing social problems into opportunities for effecting tangible change through collective imagination. <i>Ad Usum: To Be Used</i> is a full-color illustrated survey of Reyes&rsquo;s projects including images, interviews, and critical essays by leading scholars in diverse fields.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674025158http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500No Morality, No Self: Anscombe’s Radical Skepticismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976504Doyle, James<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976504.jpg"><br /><p>Elizabeth Anscombe&rsquo;s &ldquo;Modern Moral Philosophy&rdquo; and &ldquo;The First Person&rdquo; have become touchstones of analytic philosophy but their significance remains controversial or misunderstood. <b>James Doyle</b> offers a fresh interpretation of Anscombe&rsquo;s theses about ethical reasoning and individual identity that reconciles seemingly incompatible points of view.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976504http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500America Classifies the Immigrants: From Ellis Island to the 2020 Censushttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674425057Perlmann, Joel<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674425057.jpg"><br /><p><b>Joel Perlmann</b> traces the history of U.S. classification of immigrants, from Ellis Island to the present day, showing how slippery and contested ideas about racial, national, and ethnic difference have been. His focus ranges from the 1897 List of Races and Peoples, through changes in the civil rights era, to proposals for reform of the 2020 Census.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674425057http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500Not Enough: Human Rights in an Unequal Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737563Moyn, Samuel<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737563.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=9780674737563http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Devil’s Music: How Christians Inspired, Condemned, and Embraced Rock ’n’ Rollhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980846Stephens, Randall J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980846.jpg"><br /><p><b>Randall Stephens</b> traces rock&rsquo;s inspiration to the Pentecostal churches where Elvis, Little Richard, and others worshipped. Faith, which served as a vehicle for whites&rsquo; fears, led them to condemn the godless music of blacks and hippies. But in a reversal of strategy, evangelicals later embraced Christian rock as a way to project Jesus&rsquo;s message.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980846http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500Undocumented Lives: The Untold Story of Mexican Migrationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737037Minian, Ana Raquel<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737037.jpg"><br /><p>In the 1970s Mexico sent men across the border to take low-level work and return money to their communities back home. But the 1980s U.S. immigration crackdown forced many to remain in the north permanently for fear of not being able to return to work&mdash;trapped in a &ldquo;cage of gold.&rdquo; <b>Ana Raquel Minian</b> explores this unique chapter in Mexican migration.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737037http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500What Is China?: Territory, Ethnicity, Culture, and Historyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737143Ge, Zhaoguang<br />Hill, Michael Gibbs<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737143.jpg"><br /><p><b>Ge Zhaoguang</b> addresses sensitive questions of identity that shape the politics of the world&rsquo;s most populous country. This insider&rsquo;s account teases out nuances of China&rsquo;s encounter with the contemporary world, using its past to explain its present and to provide insight into paths the nation might follow as the current century unfolds.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737143http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Law of Blood: Thinking and Acting as a Nazihttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660434Chapoutot, Johann<br />Richmond Mouillot, Miranda<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660434.jpg"><br /><p>The scale and depth of Nazi brutality seem to defy understanding. What could drive people to fight, kill, and destroy with such ruthless ambition? <b>Johann Chapoutot</b> says we need to understand better how the Nazis explained it themselves, and in particular how steeped they were in the idea that history gave them no choice: it was either kill or die.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660434http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Rise of the Working-Class Shareholder: Labor’s Last Best Weaponhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972131Webber, David<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972131.jpg"><br /><p><b>David Webber</b> shines a light on labor&rsquo;s most potent remaining weapon: its multitrillion-dollar pension funds. Outmaneuvered at the bargaining table and in the courts, state houses, and Washington, worker organizations are beginning to exercise muscle through markets. Shareholder activism is a rare good-news story for America&rsquo;s workers.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972131http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500Selected Poemshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674063440Engonopoulos, Nikos<br />Connolly, David<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674063440.jpg"><br /><p><b>Nikos Engonopoulos</b> (1907&ndash;1985) was one of the most prominent representatives of Greek Surrealist poetry and painting. This volume offers a collection of his most representative poems, including his long poem <i>Boliv&aacute;r</i>, an emblematic act of resistance against the Nazis and their allies who occupied Greece in 1941.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674063440http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500Christian: The Politics of a Word in Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737631Bowman, Matthew<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737631.jpg"><br /><p>Religious diversity is a defining feature of the United States. But more remarkable than the range of faiths is the diversity of political visions embedded in them. <b>Matthew Bowman</b> delves into the ongoing struggle over the potent word &ldquo;Christian,&rdquo; not merely to settle theological disputes but to discover its centrality to American politics.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737631http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500Navigating Semi-Colonialism: Shipping, Sovereignty, and Nation-Building in China, 1860–1937http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983847Reinhardt, Anne<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983847.jpg"><br /><p><i>Navigating Semi-Colonialism</i> examines steam navigation, which was introduced by foreign powers to Chinese waters in the mid-nineteenth century. <b>Anne Reinhardt</b> illuminates both conceptual and concrete aspects of this regime, arguing for the specificity of China&rsquo;s experience, its continuities with colonialism, and its links to global processes.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983847http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500The End of Sex and the Future of Human Reproductionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984011Greely, Henry T.<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984011.jpg"><br /><p>Within 40 years many people will stop having sex for reproduction. After IVF and preimplantation genetic diagnosis, parents will pick embryos for implantation, gestation, and birth. It will be easy, safe, lawful, and free, <b>Henry Greely</b> predicts. He explains the new technologies and sets out the deep ethical and legal challenges facing humanity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984011http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500Global Inequality: A New Approach for the Age of Globalizationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984035Milanovic, Branko<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984035.jpg"><br /><p><b>Branko Milanovic</b> presents a bold account of the dynamics that drive inequality on a global scale. Using vast data sets, he explains the forces that make inequality rise and fall within and among nations over time. He reveals who has been helped by globalization, who has been hurt, andwhat policies might tilt the balance toward economic justice.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984035http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500Give and Take: Poverty and the Status Order in Early Modern Japanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983878Ehlers, Maren A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983878.jpg"><br /><p><i>Give and Take</i> offers a new history of government in Tokugawa Japan (1600&ndash;1868), one that focuses on ordinary subjects: merchants, artisans, villagers, and people at the margins of society. <b>Maren Ehlers</b> explores how high and low people negotiated and collaborated with each otheras they addressed the problem of poverty in early modern Japan.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983878http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500Privacy’s Blueprint: The Battle to Control the Design of New Technologieshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976009Hartzog, Woodrow<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976009.jpg"><br /><p><b>Woodrow Hartzog</b> develops the underpinning of a new kind of privacy law responsive to the way people actually perceive and use digital technologies. Rather than permit exploitation, it would demand encryption, prohibit malicious interfaces that deceive users and leave them vulnerable, and require safeguards against abuses of biometric surveillance.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976009http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500Waste of a Nation: Garbage and Growth in Indiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980600Doron, Assa<br />Jeffrey, Robin<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980600.jpg"><br /><p><b>Assa Doron</b> and <b>Robin Jeffrey</b> argue that in India the removal and reuse of waste lays waste to human lives. People at the bottom are injured and stigmatized as they work with sewage, toxic chemicals, and rotting garbage. If India is to emerge as a model for the world, its policies will have to reach beyond the environment, to encompass empathy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980600http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Markets, Morals, Politics: Jealousy of Trade and the History of Political Thoughthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976337Kapossy, Béla<br />Nakhimovsky, Isaac<br />Reinert, Sophus A.<br />Whatmore, Richard<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976337.jpg"><br /><p>When Istvan Hont died in 2013 the world lost a giant of intellectual history. <i>Markets, Morals, Politics</i> brings together a celebrated cast of Hont&rsquo;s contemporaries to explore his influence, ideas, and methods&mdash;a work of interpretation that does justice to Hont&rsquo;s influence while developing its own provocative, illuminating arguments.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976337http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500The New Chimpanzee: A Twenty-First-Century Portrait of Our Closest Kinhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977112Stanford, Craig<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977112.jpg"><br /><p>Drawing on extensive observations of wild chimpanzees&rsquo; behavior and social dynamics, <b>Craig Stanford</b> portrays a complex and more humanlike ape than the chimps Jane Goodall popularized more than a half century ago&mdash;one that plots political coups, strategizes for resources, and passes on cultural traditions to younger generations.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977112http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Other Worlds: Spirituality and the Search for Invisible Dimensionshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984295White, Christopher G.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984295.jpg"><br /><p><b>Christopher White</b> points to ways that both spiritual practices and scientific speculation about multiverses and invisible dimensions are efforts to peer into the hidden elements and even existential meaning of the universe. Creatively appropriated, these ideas can restore a spiritual sense that the world is greater than anything our eyes can see.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984295http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Zbigniew Brzezinski: America’s Grand Strategisthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975637Vaïsse, Justin<br />Porter, Catherine<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975637.jpg"><br /><p>Zbigniew Brzezinski&rsquo;s impact on America&rsquo;s role in the world extends far beyond his years in the Carter White House. <b>Justin Va&iuml;sse</b> offers the first biography of the Polish immigrant and grand strategist whose geopolitical vision, scholarly writings, and policy advice to many presidents brought lasting changes to America&rsquo;s conduct of foreign policy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975637http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Reading Philosophy, Writing Poetry: Intertextual Modes of Making Meaning in Early Medieval Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983823Swartz, Wendy<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983823.jpg"><br /><p>Early medieval writers in China understood and manipulated a shared intellectual lexicon to produce meaning. <b>Wendy Swartz</b> explores how these writers developed a distinctive mosaic of ways to participate in their cultural heritage by weaving textual strands from a shared and expanding store of literary resources into new patterns and configurations.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983823http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500How the Other Half Banks: Exclusion, Exploitation, and the Threat to Democracyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983960Baradaran, Mehrsa<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983960.jpg"><br /><p>The United States has two separate banking systems&mdash;one serving the well-to-do and another exploiting everyone else. Deserted by banks and lacking credit, many people are forced to wander through a Wild West of payday lenders and check-cashing services thanks to the effects of deregulation in the 1970s that continue today, <b>Mehrsa Baradaran</b> shows.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983960http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Nefertiti’s Face: The Creation of an Iconhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983755Tyldesley, Joyce<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983755.jpg"><br /><p>Little is known about the Egyptian queen Nefertiti, yet she is one of the most famous women who ever lived. Her face adorns modern artifacts all over the world, thanks to just one object: the lovely, mysterious Nefertiti bust created by Thutmose. <b>Joyce Tyldesley</b> tells the fascinating story of one of the world&rsquo;s most treasured artifacts.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983755http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Boundaries of the International: Law and Empirehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980815Pitts, Jennifer<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980815.jpg"><br /><p>It is commonly believed that international law originated in respectful relations among free and equal European states. But as <b>Jennifer Pitts</b> shows, international law was forged as much through Europeans&rsquo; domineering relations with non-European states and empires, leaving a legacy visible in the unequal structures of today&rsquo;s international order.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980815http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Chinese Must Go: Violence, Exclusion, and the Making of the Alien in Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976016Lew-Williams, Beth<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976016.jpg"><br /><p><b>Beth Lew-Williams</b> shows how American immigration policies incited violence against Chinese workers, and how that violence provoked new exclusionary policies. Locating the origins of the modern American &ldquo;alien&rdquo; in this violent era, she makes clear that the present resurgence of xenophobia builds mightily upon past fears of the &ldquo;heathen Chinaman.&rdquo;</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976016http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500First in Fly: <i>Drosophila</i> Research and Biological Discoveryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971011Mohr, Stephanie Elizabeth<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971011.jpg"><br /><p>A single species of fly, <i>Drosophila melanogaster</i>, has been the subject of scientific research for more than one hundred years. <b>Stephanie Elizabeth Mohr</b> explains why this tiny insect merits such intense scrutiny, and how laboratory findings made first in flies have expanded our understanding of human health and disease.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971011http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500The People vs. Democracy: Why Our Freedom Is in Danger and How to Save Ithttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976825Mounk, Yascha<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976825.jpg"><br /><p>From India to Turkey, from Poland to the United States, authoritarian populists have seized power. Two core components of liberal democracy&mdash;individual rights and the popular will&mdash;are at war, putting democracy itself at risk. In plain language, <b>Yascha Mounk</b> describes how we got here, where we need to go, and why there is little time left to waste.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976825http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Passwords: Philology, Security, Authenticationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980761Lennon, Brian<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980761.jpg"><br /><p>Cryptology, the science of ciphers and codes, and philology, the study of languages, are typically understood as separate domains. But <b>Brian Lennon</b> contends that computing&rsquo;s humanistic applications, no less than its technical ones, are marked by the priorities of security and military institutions devoted to fighting wars and decoding intelligence.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980761http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Authors in Court: Scenes from the Theater of Copyrighthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984134Rose, Mark<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984134.jpg"><br /><p><b>Mark Rose</b> uses case studies to show how gender and gentility have influenced the self-presentation of authors in court and how the personal styles, public personas, and histories of novelists, dramatists, poets, photographers, and cartoonists have influenced the development of legal doctrine around issues of copyright.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984134http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Minds on Fire: How Role-Immersion Games Transform Collegehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984097Carnes, Mark C.<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984097.jpg"><br /><p>Why are so many students intellectually disengaged? <b>Mark Carnes</b> says it is because students are so deeply absorbed in competitive social play. He shows how month-long role-immersion games in the curriculum can channel those competitive impulses into transformative learning experiences, and how bricks-and-mortar colleges can set young minds on fire.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984097http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Escape from Vichy: The Refugee Exodus to the French Caribbeanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983380Jennings, Eric T.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983380.jpg"><br /><p>Early in World War II, thousands of refugees traveled from France to Vichy-controlled Martinique, en route to safer shores in North, Central, and South America. While awaiting transfer, the exiles formed influential ties&mdash;with one another and with local black dissidents. As <b>Eric T. Jennings</b> shows, what began as expulsion became a kind of rescue.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983380http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Adaptive Oncogenesis: A New Understanding of How Cancer Evolves inside Ushttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545397DeGregori, James<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545397.jpg"><br /><p><b>James DeGregori</b> proposes a way of thinking about cancer as a disease of evolution&mdash;one in which mutated cells outcompete healthy cells in the ecosystem of the body&rsquo;s tissues. By tying cancer&rsquo;s progression to natural selection and evolved strategies for reproductive success, his theory goes far in explaining who gets cancer, when it appears, and why.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545397http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Good Government: Democracy beyond Electionshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979437Rosanvallon, Pierre<br />DeBevoise, Malcolm<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979437.jpg"><br /><p>Faced with government&rsquo;s ineptitude, people are attracted to strong leaders and bold action. As <b>Pierre Rosanvallon</b> demonstrates, &ldquo;presidentialism&rdquo; may reflect the particular concerns of today, but its many precursors show that democracy has always struggled with tension between popular government and concentrated authority.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979437http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Bannermen Tales (<i>Zidishu</i>): Manchu Storytelling and Cultural Hybridity in the Qing Dynastyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975194Chiu, Elena Suet-Ying<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975194.jpg"><br /><p><i>Bannermen Tales</i> is the first book in English to offer a comprehensive study of <i>zidishu</i>&mdash;a popular storytelling genre created by the Manchus in early eighteenth-century Beijing. With original translations, musical score, and numerous illustrations of hand-copied and printed texts, this study opens a new window into Qing literature.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975194http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Catholic Modern: The Challenge of Totalitarianism and the Remaking of the Churchhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972100Chappel, James<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972100.jpg"><br /><p>In 1900 the Catholic Church stood staunchly against human rights, religious freedom, and the secular state&mdash;disastrous concepts unleashed by the French Revolution. Yet by the 1960s its position was reversed. How did the world&rsquo;s largest religious organization become modern? <b>James Chappel</b> finds answers in the shattering experiences of the 1930s.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972100http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Republic of Arabic Letters: Islam and the European Enlightenmenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975927Bevilacqua, Alexander<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975927.jpg"><br /><p><b>Alexander Bevilacqua</b> shows that the Enlightenment effort to learn about Islam and its religious and intellectual traditions issued not from a secular agenda but from the scholarly commitments of a pioneering group of Catholic and Protestant Christians who cast aside inherited views and bequeathed a new understanding of Islam to the modern West.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975927http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Jesus in Asiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674051133Sugirtharajah, R. S.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674051133.jpg"><br /><p>Reconstructions of Jesus occurred in Asia long before the Western search for the historical Jesus began in earnest. Asians remade Jesus at times appreciatively and at other times critically. <b>R. S. Sugirtharajah</b> situates the historical Jesus beyond the narrow confines of the West and offers an eye-opening chapter in the story of global Christianity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674051133http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Price of Aid: The Economic Cold War in Indiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659599Engerman, David C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659599.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=9780674659599http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Muslim Brotherhood and the West: A History of Enmity and Engagementhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970700Frampton, Martyn<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970700.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=9780674970700http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Notes Toward a Performative Theory of Assemblyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983984Butler, Judith<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983984.jpg"><br /><p><b>Judith Butler</b> elucidates the dynamics of public assembly under prevailing economic and political conditions. Understanding assemblies as plural forms of performative action, she extends her theory of performativity to show why precarity&mdash;destruction of the conditions of livability&mdash;is a galvanizing force and theme in today&rsquo;s highly visible protests.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983984http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Hungry Mind: The Origins of Curiosity in Childhoodhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984110Engel, Susan<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984110.jpg"><br /><p>Despite American education&rsquo;s mania for standardized tests, testing misses what matters most about learning: the desire to learn in the first place. <b>Susan Engel</b> offers a highly readable exploration of what curiosity is, how it can be measured, how it develops in childhood, and how educators can put curiosity at the center of the classroom.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984110http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Thinking Small: The United States and the Lure of Community Developmenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984127Immerwahr, Daniel<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984127.jpg"><br /><p><b>Daniel Immerwahr</b> tells how the United States sought to rescue the world from poverty through small-scale, community-based approaches. He also sounds a warning: such strategies, now again in vogue, have been tried before, alongside grander moderization schemes&mdash;with often disastrous consequences as self-help gave way to crushing local oppression.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984127http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Rise of Rome: From the Iron Age to the Punic Warshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659650Lomas, Kathryn<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659650.jpg"><br /><p>By the third century BC, Rome was poised to build an empire throughout the Mediterranean basin. What transformed a once-modest settlement into the region&rsquo;s preeminent power? In the story of Rome&rsquo;s rise <b>Kathryn Lomas</b> identifies nascent political structures that unified the empire&rsquo;s diverse populations and finds the beginnings of Italian peoplehood.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659650http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Beyond Abortion: <i>Roe v. Wade</i> and the Battle for Privacyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976702Ziegler, Mary<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976702.jpg"><br /><p><i>Roe</i>&rsquo;s privacy rationale inspired left-leaning movements unrelated to abortion&mdash;around sexual orientation, class, gender, race, disability, and patient rights. But groups on the right used it as well, to attack government involvement in American life. <b>Mary Ziegler</b>&rsquo;s analysis shows that privacy belongs to no party or cause.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976702http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Military-Entertainment Complexhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674724983Lenoir, Tim<br />Caldwell, Luke<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674724983.jpg"><br /><p>With the rise of drones and computer-controlled weapons, the line between war and video games has blurred. <i>The Military-Entertainment Complex</i> traces how the realities of war are inflected by their representation in entertainment. War games, in turn, feature an increasing number of weapons, tactics, and scenarios from the War on Terror.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674724983http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Feminist in a Software Lab: Difference + Designhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674728943McPherson, Tara<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674728943.jpg"><br /><p><b>Tara McPherson</b> asks what might it mean to design&mdash;from conception&mdash;digital tools and applications that emerge from contextual concerns of cultural theory and from a feminist concern for difference. This question leads to the Vectors lab, which for a dozen years has experimented with digital scholarship at the intersection of theory and praxis.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674728943http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500How College Workshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979802Chambliss, Daniel F.<br />Takacs, Christopher G.<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979802.jpg"><br /><p><i>How College Works</i> reveals the decisive role personal relationships play in undergraduate success, and puts forward small, inexpensive interventions that improve students&rsquo; education. Great teachers are more important than topics studied, and a small number of good friends make a significant difference academically as well as socially.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979802http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500After Nature: A Politics for the Anthropocenehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979864Purdy, Jedediah<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979864.jpg"><br /><p>Nature no longer exists apart from humanity. The world we will inhabit is the one we have made. Geologists call this epoch the Anthropocene, Age of Humans. The facts of the Anthropocene are scientific&mdash;emissions, pollens, extinctions&mdash;but its shape and meaning are questions for politics. <b>Jedediah Purdy</b> develops a politics for this post-natural world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979864http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Law and Legitimacy in the Supreme Courthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975811Fallon, Richard H.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975811.jpg"><br /><p><b>Richard Fallon</b> offers theories of constitutional law and judicial legitimacy that accept many tenets of legal realism but reject its corrosive cynicism. Based on an ideal of good faith, his account both illuminates current practice and prescribes urgently needed responses to a legitimacy crisis in which the Supreme Court is increasingly enmeshed.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975811http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500To Shape a New World: Essays on the Political Philosophy of Martin Luther King, Jr.http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980754Shelby, Tommie<br />Terry, Brandon M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980754.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=9780674980754http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Calculated Values: Finance, Politics, and the Quantitative Agehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971875Deringer, William<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971875.jpg"><br /><p>Modern political culture features a deep-seated faith in the power of numbers. But quantitative evidence has not always been revered, as <b>William Deringer</b> shows. After the 1688 Revolution, as Britons learned to fight by the numbers, their enthusiasm for figures arose not from efforts to find objective truths but from the turmoil of politics itself.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971875http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500China at War: Triumph and Tragedy in the Emergence of the New Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983502van de Ven, Hans<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983502.jpg"><br /><p>China&rsquo;s mid-twentieth-century wars, 1936 to 1953, pose extraordinary interpretive challenges. Much is at stake politically in how this story is told. In <b>Hans van de Ven</b>&rsquo;s telling, the war with Japan, the civil war between Nationalists and Communists, and the aftermath were of a piece&mdash;a singular process of conflict, strategy, and political change.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983502http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Squire's Fundamentals of Radiology: Seventh Editionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674057951Novelline, Robert A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674057951.jpg"><br /><p>In this long-awaited 7th edition, <b>Robert Novelline</b> provides more than 600 new high-resolution images representing the current breadth of radiological procedures. The clear choice for excelling in the practice of radiology, this textbook covers essential topics in the curriculum and features hundreds of cases clinicians can turn to again and again.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674057951http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Sharing the Prize: The Economics of the Civil Rights Revolution in the American Southhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980402Wright, Gavin<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980402.jpg"><br /><p>Southern bus boycotts and lunch counter sit-ins were famous acts of civil disobedience but were also demands for jobs in the very services being denied blacks. <b>Gavin Wright</b> shows that the civil rights struggle was of economic benefit to all parties: the wages of southern blacks increased dramatically but not at the expense of southern whites.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980402http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Age of Conquests: The Greek World from Alexander to Hadrianhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659643Chaniotis, Angelos<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659643.jpg"><br /><p>The world that Alexander remade in his lifetime was transformed once again by his death in 323 BCE. Over time, trade and intellectual achievement resumed, but Cleopatra&rsquo;s death in 30 BCE brought this Hellenistic moment to a close&mdash;or so the story goes. <b>Angelos Chaniotis</b> reveals a Hellenistic world that continued to Hadrian&rsquo;s death in 138 CE.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659643http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500An Introduction to Chinese Poetry: From the <i>Canon of Poetry</i> to the Lyrics of the Song Dynastyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977013Fuller, Michael A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977013.jpg"><br /><p><b>Michael A. Fuller</b>&rsquo;s innovative textbook for learning classical Chinese poetry moves beyond the traditional anthology of poems translated into English and instead brings readers&mdash;including those with no knowledge of Chinese&mdash;as close as possible to the texture of the poems in their original language.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977013http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium, 36: 2016http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979444Jacques, Michaela<br />Leach, Katherine<br />Shack, Joseph<br />Wolf, Joe<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979444.jpg"><br /><p><i>Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium, 36</i> includes Jerry Hunter&rsquo;s 2016 J. V. Kelleher Lecture &ldquo;The Red Sword, the Sickle and the Author&rsquo;s Revenge: Welsh Literature and Conflict in the Seventeenth Century.&rdquo; Other papers offer a wide range of articles on topics across the field of Celtic Studies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979444http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Self-Consciousness and Objectivity: An Introduction to Absolute Idealismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976511Rödl, Sebastian<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976511.jpg"><br /><p><b>Sebastian R&ouml;dl</b> undermines a foundational dogma of contemporary philosophy: that knowledge, in order to be objective, must be knowledge of something that is as it is, independent of being known to be so. This profound work revives the thought that knowledge, precisely on account of being objective, is self-knowledge: knowledge knowing itself.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976511http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500An Introduction to Chinese Poetry: From the <i>Canon of Poetry</i> to the Lyrics of the Song Dynastyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983885Fuller, Michael A.<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983885.jpg"><br /><p><b>Michael A. Fuller</b>&rsquo;s innovative textbook for learning classical Chinese poetry moves beyond the traditional anthology of poems translated into English and instead brings readers&mdash;including those with no knowledge of Chinese&mdash;as close as possible to the texture of the poems in their original language.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983885http://www.hup.harvard.eduSun, 17 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Supreme Injustice: Slavery in the Nation’s Highest Courthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674051218Finkelman, Paul<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674051218.jpg"><br /><p>In ruling after ruling, the three most important pre&ndash;Civil War justices&mdash;Marshall, Taney, and Story&mdash;upheld slavery. <b>Paul Finkelman</b> establishes an authoritative account of each justice&rsquo;s proslavery position, the reasoning behind his opposition to black freedom, and the personal incentives that embedded racism ever deeper in American civic life.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674051218http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Life of Saint Neilos of Rossanohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977044Capra, Raymond L.<br />Murzaku, Ines A.<br />Milewski, Douglas J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977044.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Life of Saint Neilos of Rossano</i> is a snapshot of a distinctive moment before the schism between the churches of Rome and Constantinople. Neilos lived in both hermitages and monasteries, torn between solitude and community. This edition provides the first English translation with a newly revised Greek text.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977044http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500From Byron to bin Laden: A History of Foreign War Volunteershttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979567Arielli, Nir<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979567.jpg"><br /><p>What makes people fight for countries other than their own? <b>Nir Arielli</b> offers a wide-ranging history of foreign-war volunteers, from the French Revolution to Syria. Challenging notions of foreign fighters as a security problem, Arielli explores motivations, ideology, gender, international law, military significance, and the memory of war.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979567http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Sea of the Caliphs: The Mediterranean in the Medieval Islamic Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660465Picard, Christophe<br />Elliott, Nicholas<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660465.jpg"><br /><p><b>Christophe Picard</b> recounts the adventures of Muslim sailors who competed with Greek and Latin seamen for control of the 7th-century Mediterranean. By the time Christian powers took over trade routes in the 13th century, a Muslim identity that operated within, and in opposition to, Europe had been shaped by encounters across the sea of the caliphs.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660465http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500France’s Long Reconstruction: In Search of the Modern Republichttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976412Chapman, Herrick<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976412.jpg"><br /><p>Postwar recovery required a transformation of France, but what form it should take remained a question. <b>Herrick Chapman</b> charts the course of France&rsquo;s reconstruction from 1944 to 1962, offering insights into the ways the expansion of state power produced fierce controversies at home and unintended consequences abroad in France&rsquo;s crumbling empire.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976412http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Hatred of Literaturehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976122Marx, William<br />Elliott, Nicholas<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976122.jpg"><br /><p>For 2,500 years literature has been condemned in the name of authority, truth, morality and society. But in making explicit what a society expects from literature, anti-literary discourse paradoxically asserts the validity of what it wishes to deny. The threat to literature&rsquo;s continued existence, <b>William Marx</b> writes, is not hatred but indifference.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976122http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Encountering China: Michael Sandel and Chinese Philosophyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976146Sandel, Michael J.<br />D'Ambrosio, Paul J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976146.jpg"><br /><p>In <b>Michael Sandel</b> the Chinese have found a guide through the ethical dilemmas created by their swift embrace of a market economy&mdash;one whose communitarian ideas resonate with China&rsquo;s own rich, ancient philosophical traditions. This volume explores the connections and tensions revealed in this unlikely episode of Chinese engagement with the West.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976146http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Dumbarton Oaks Papers, 71http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024200Boeck, Elena<br />Maas, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024200.jpg"><br /><p>In this issue of <i>Dumbarton Oaks Papers</i>: Drandaki, &ldquo;Piety, Politics, and Art in Fifteenth-Century Venetian Crete&rdquo;; Baker, Dompieri, G&ouml;kyildirim, &ldquo;The Reformed Byzantine Silver-Based Currencies in the Light of the Hoards from the Belgrade Gate&rdquo;; Vionis, &ldquo;Understanding Settlements in Byzantine Greece: New Data and Approaches for Boeotia, Sixth to Thirteenth Centuries&rdquo;; and more.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024200http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500City of Debtors: A Century of Fringe Financehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976238Fleming, Anne<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976238.jpg"><br /><p>Since the 1890s, people on the lowest rungs of the economic ladder in the U.S. have paid the highest price for credit. <b>Anne Fleming</b> tells how each generation has tackled the problem of fringe finance and its regulation. Her detailed work contributes to the broader, ongoing debate about the meaning of justice within capitalistic societies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976238http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Indian Captive, Indian King: Peter Williamson in America and Britainhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976320Shannon, Timothy J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976320.jpg"><br /><p>In 1758 Peter Williamson, dressed as an Indian, peddled a tale in Scotland about being kidnapped as a young boy, sold into slavery and servitude, captured by Indians, and made a prisoner of war. Separating fact from fiction, <b>Timothy Shannon</b> illuminates the curiosity about America among working-class people on the margins of empire.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976320http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Civic Longing: The Speculative Origins of U.S. Citizenshiphttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976153Hyde, Carrie<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976153.jpg"><br /><p>No Constitutional definition of citizenship existed until the 14th Amendment in 1868. <b>Carrie Hyde</b> looks at the period between the Revolution and the Civil War when the cultural and juridical meaning of citizenship was still up for grabs. She recovers numerous speculative traditions that made and remade citizenship&rsquo;s meaning in this early period.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976153http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500A Short History of European Law: The Last Two and a Half Millenniahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980341Herzog, Tamar<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980341.jpg"><br /><p><b>Tamar Herzog</b> offers a road map to European law across 2,500 years that reveals underlying patterns and unexpected connections. By showing what European law was, where its iterations were found, who made and implemented it, and what the results were, she ties legal norms to their historical circumstances and reveals the law&rsquo;s fragile malleability.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980341http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Tears of Achilleshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975682Monsacré, Hélène<br />Snead, Nicholas J.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975682.jpg"><br /><p>This study by H&eacute;l&egrave;ne Monsacr&eacute; shows how Western ideals of inexpressive manhood run contrary to the poetic vision of Achilles and his warrior companions presented in the Homeric epics. Pursuing the paradox of the tearful fighter, Monsacr&eacute; examines the interactions between men and women in the Homeric poems.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975682http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Old Norse Mythology—Comparative Perspectiveshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975699Hermann, Pernille<br />Mitchell, Stephen A.<br />Schjødt, Jens Peter<br />Rose, Amber J.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975699.jpg"><br /><p>The existing manuscripts of Old Norse mythology were written mainly by Christians, obscuring the pre-Christian oral histories. This book assembles comparisons from a range of analytical perspectives&mdash;examining the similarities and differences of the Old Norse mythologies with the myths of other cultures and within the Old Norse corpus itself.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975699http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Bioinspired Devices: Emulating Nature’s Assembly and Repair Processhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967946Goldfield, Eugene C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674967946.jpg"><br /><p><b>Eugene Goldfield</b> lays out principles of engineering found in the natural world, with a focus on how components of coordinated structures organize themselves into autonomous functional systems. This self-organizing capacity is one of many qualities which can be harnessed to design technologies that can interact seamlessly with human bodies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967946http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Inequality: What Can Be Done?http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979789Atkinson, Anthony B.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979789.jpg"><br /><p>Inequality and poverty have returned with a vengeance in recent decades. To reduce them, we need fresh ideas that move beyond taxes on the wealthy. <b>Anthony B. Atkinson</b> offers ambitious new policies in technology, employment, social security, sharing of capital, and taxation, and he defends them against the common arguments and excuses for inaction.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979789http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500The History of Akbar, Volume 4http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975033Abu'l-Fazl<br />Thackston, Wheeler M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975033.jpg"><br /><p><i>The History of Akbar, Volume 4</i> by <b>Abu&rsquo;l-Fazl</b> narrates the second eight years of Akbar&rsquo;s reign, including his visit to Ajmer, the arrival of an embassy from the Safavid court, and the author&rsquo;s brother&rsquo;s career as court poet. The Persian text, presented in the Naskh script, is based on a careful reassessment of the primary sources.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975033http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Risalohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975040Latif, Shah Abdul<br />Shackle, Christopher<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975040.jpg"><br /><p><b>Shah Abdul Latif</b>&rsquo;s <i>Risalo </i>is acknowledged as the greatest classic of Sindhi literature. In this collection of Sufi verses, composed for musical performance, the poet creates a vast imaginative world of interlocking references to Islamic themes of mystical and divine love and the scenery, society, and legends of the Sindh region.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975040http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500The China Questions: Critical Insights into a Rising Powerhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979406Rudolph, Jennifer<br />Szonyi, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979406.jpg"><br /><p>Many books offer information about the world&rsquo;s most populous country, but few make sense of what is truly at stake. Thirty-six of the world&rsquo;s leading China experts&mdash;affiliates of Harvard&rsquo;s renowned <a class="external" href="http://fairbank.fas.harvard.edu/">Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies</a>&mdash;answer key questions about where this new superpower is headed and what makes its people and their leaders tick.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979406http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Epic of Ram, Volume 3http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975019Tulsidas<br />Lutgendorf, Philip<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975019.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Epic of Ram, Volume 3</i> details the schemes of Ram&rsquo;s stepmother, who thwarts his installation on the throne of Avadh. Ram calmly accepts fourteen years of forest exile with his wife, Sita, and younger brother Lakshman. This edition features the Avadhi text in the Devanagari script alongside the English translation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975019http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500History of Rome, Volume X: Books 35-37http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997158Livy<br />Yardley, J. C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997158.jpg"><br /><p><b>Livy</b> (Titus Livius, 64 or 59 BC&ndash;AD 12 or 17), the Roman historian, presents a vivid narrative of Rome&rsquo;s rise from the traditional foundation of the city in 753 or 751 BC to 9 BC and illustrates the virtues necessary to achieve such greatness. The books of the fourth decad (31&ndash;40) focus on Rome&rsquo;s growing hegemony in the East in the years 200&ndash;180.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997158http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Hygiene, Volume I: Books 1–4http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997127Galen<br />Johnston, Ian<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997127.jpg"><br /><p>In his treatises <i>Hygiene</i>, <i>Thrasybulus</i>, and <i>On Exercise with a Small Ball</i>, <b>Galen of Pergamum</b> addresses topics of preventive medicine, health, and wellness that continue to resonate with practices of modern doctors and physical therapists.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997127http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Life of Padma, Volume 1http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660366Svayambhudeva<br />De Clercq, Eva<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660366.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Life of Padma, Volume 1</i> recounts the histories and noteworthy ancestors of Rama&rsquo;s allies and enemies, focusing on his antagonist Ravana. This first direct translation into English of the oldest extant work in Apabhramsha is accompanied by a corrected reprint in the Devanagari script of Harivallabh C. Bhayani&rsquo;s critical edition.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660366http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Fragmentary Republican Latin, Volume I: Ennius, Testimonia. Epic Fragmentshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997011Ennius<br />Goldberg, Sander M.<br />Manuwald, Gesine<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997011.jpg"><br /><p><b>Quintus Ennius</b> (239&ndash;169), widely regarded as the father of Roman literature, was instrumental in creating a new Roman literary identity, domesticating the Greek forms of epic and drama, and pursuing a range of other literary and intellectual pursuits. He inspired major developments in Roman religion, social organization, and popular culture.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997011http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500I Remain Yours: Common Lives in Civil War Lettershttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737648Hager, Christopher<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737648.jpg"><br /><p>For men in the Union and Confederate armies and their families at home, letter writing was the sole means to communicate. Taking pen to paper was a new and daunting task, but <b>Christopher Hager</b> shows how ordinary people made writing their own, and how they in turn transformed the culture of letters into a popular, democratic mode of communication.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737648http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Epic of Ram, Volume 4http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975026Tulsidas<br />Lutgendorf, Philip<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975026.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Epic of Ram, Volume 4</i> turns to the story of Ram&rsquo;s younger half-brother Bharat. Despite efforts to place him on the throne of Avadh, Bharat refuses, ashamed that Ram has been exiled, and makes a pilgrimage to restore the true heir. This edition features the Avadhi text in the Devanagari script alongside the English translation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975026http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Hygiene, Volume II: Books 5–6. Thrasybulus. On Exercise with a Small Ballhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997134Galen<br />Johnston, Ian<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997134.jpg"><br /><p>In his treatises <i>Hygiene</i>, <i>Thrasybulus</i>, and <i>On Exercise with a Small Ball</i>, <b>Galen of Pergamum</b> addresses topics of preventive medicine, health, and wellness that continue to resonate with practices of modern doctors and physical therapists.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997134http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Fragmentary Republican Latin, Volume II: Ennius, Dramatic Fragments. Minor Workshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997141Ennius<br />Goldberg, Sander M.<br />Manuwald, Gesine<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997141.jpg"><br /><p><b>Quintus Ennius</b> (239&ndash;169), widely regarded as the father of Roman literature, was instrumental in creating a new Roman literary identity, domesticating the Greek forms of epic and drama, and pursuing a range of other literary and intellectual pursuits. He inspired major developments in Roman religion, social organization, and popular culture.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997141http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500After Ireland: Writing the Nation from Beckett to the Presenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976566Kiberd, Declan<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976566.jpg"><br /><p>Political failures and globalization have eroded Ireland&rsquo;s sovereignty&mdash;a decline portended in Irish literature. Surveying the bleak themes in thirty works by modern writers, <b>Declan Kiberd</b> finds audacious experimentation that embodies the defiance and resourcefulness of Ireland&rsquo;s founding spirit&mdash;and a strange kind of hope for a more open nation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976566http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Out of Bounds: Ethnography, History, Musichttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780964031784Monson, Ingrid<br />Oja, Carol J.<br />Wolf, Richard K.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780964031784.jpg"><br /><p><i>Out of Bounds</i> examines Kay Kaufman Shelemay&rsquo;s impact as a pioneer of musical diaspora studies on a generation of scholars. The wide-ranging essays treat such diverse topics as cantorial life in America, gender and fertility among Ethiopians in Israel, transnational performance itineraries of griots and Korean drummers, and video games.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780964031784http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Cuban Economy in a New Era: An Agenda for Change toward Durable Developmenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980358Domínguez, Jorge I.<br />Pérez Villanueva, Omar Everleny<br />Barberia, Lorena<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980358.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Cuban Economy in ​a New Era</i> diagnoses the ills afflicting Cuba&rsquo;s economy and examines seven areas: macroeconomic policy, central planning, small and medium private enterprises, nonagricultural cooperatives, financing options for the new private sector, state enterprise management, and relations with international financial institutions.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980358http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Speaking of Profit: Bao Shichen and Reform in Nineteenth-Century Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983809Rowe, William T.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983809.jpg"><br /><p>The Qing Empire in the early nineteenth century faced bureaucratic corruption, food shortages, infrastructure decay, domestic rebellion, adverse balances of trade, and a previously inconceivable foreign threat from the West. <b>William T. Rowe</b> uses literati reformer Bao Shichen as a prism to understand contemporary response to this general crisis.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983809http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Building for Oil: Daqing and the Formation of the Chinese Socialist Statehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983816Hou, Li<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983816.jpg"><br /><p><i>Building for Oil</i> is a historical account of the oil town of Daqing in northeastern China during the formative years of the People&rsquo;s Republic and describes Daqing&rsquo;s rise and fall as a national model city. <b>Hou Li</b> traces the roots of the Chinese socialist state and its early industrialization and modernization policies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983816http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Justice and Leadership in Early Islamic Courtshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984219Rabb, Intisar A.<br />Balbale, Abigail Krasner<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984219.jpg"><br /><p><i>Justice and Leadership in Early Islamic Courts</i> explores the administration of justice during Islam&rsquo;s founding period, 632&ndash;1250 CE. Inspired by the scholarship of Roy Parviz Mottahedeh, ten scholars of Islamic law draw on diverse sources including historical chronicles, biographical dictionaries, exegetical works, and mirrors for princes.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984219http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500