Harvard University Press - New Bookshttp://www.hup.harvard.eduPublications from Harvard University Press: New Booksen-usCopyright 2017 Harvard University PressContact_HUP@harvard.eduWed, 29 Mar 2017 03:12:17 -0400A Passage to Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975125Tsai, Chien-hsin<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975125.jpg"><br /><p><b>Chien-hsin Tsai</b> examines the reinvention of loyalism in colonial Taiwan through the lens of literature. He analyzes the ways in which writers from colonial Taiwan&mdash;including Qiu Fengjia, Lian Heng, and Wu Zhuoliu&mdash;creatively and selectively employed loyalist ideals to cope with Japanese colonialism and its many institutional changes.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975125http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Enigma of Reasonhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674368309Mercier, Hugo<br />Sperber, Dan<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674368309.jpg"><br /><p>If reason is so useful and reliable, why didn&rsquo;t it evolve in other animals and why do humans produce so much thoroughly reasoned nonsense? <b>Hugo Mercier</b> and <b>Dan Sperber</b> argue that reason is not geared to solitary use. It evolved to help justify our beliefs to others, evaluate their arguments, and better exploit our uniquely rich social environment.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674368309http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 28 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Twelve Infallible Menhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737075Pierce, Matthew<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737075.jpg"><br /><p>In the tenth century Shi&#704;a scholars assembled accounts of twelve imams&rsquo; lives, portraying them as miracle workers who were betrayed. These biographies invoked shared cultural memories, shaped communal responses and ritual practices of mourning, and inspired Shi&#704;a identity and religious imagination for centuries to come, <b>Matthew Pierce</b> shows.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737075http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Air & Light & Time & Spacehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737709Sword, Helen<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737709.jpg"><br /><p>From the author of <a class="publicationTitle" href="/catalog.php?isbn=9780674064485">Stylish Academic Writing</a> comes an essential new guide for writers aspiring to become more productive and take greater pleasure in their craft. <b>Helen Sword</b> interviewed 100 academics worldwide about their writing background and practices and shows how they find or create the conditions to get their writing done.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737709http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400The English Conquest of Jamaicahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737310Pestana, Carla Gardina<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737310.jpg"><br /><p>Long before sugar and slaves made Jamaica Britain&rsquo;s most valuable colony, its conquest sparked conflicts with European powers and opened vast tropical spaces to English exploitation. <b>Carla Gardina Pestana</b> captures the moment when Cromwell&rsquo;s plan to take Spain&rsquo;s American empire altered his revolutionary state&rsquo;s engagement with the wider world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737310http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Ideological Origins of the American Revolutionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975651Bailyn, Bernard<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975651.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Ideological Origins of the American Revolution</i> is a classic of American historical literature&mdash;required reading for understanding the Founders&rsquo; ideas and their struggles to implement them. In the preface to this 50th anniversary edition, <b>Bernard Bailyn</b> isolates the Founders&rsquo; profound concern with the uses and misuses of power.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975651http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Moscow 1956http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972001Smith, Kathleen E.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972001.jpg"><br /><p>In 1956 Khrushchev stunned Communists by reciting a litany of Stalin&rsquo;s abuses. His bid to rejuvenate the Party opened the door to upheaval, as Soviet citizens asked where the system had gone astray. <b>Kathleen Smith</b> contends that the year&rsquo;s brief thaw set in motion a cycle of reform and retrenchment that would recur until the Soviet Union&rsquo;s collapse.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972001http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Assembling Shintohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970571Andreeva, Anna<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970571.jpg"><br /><p>Anna Andreeva challenges the twentieth-century narrative of Shinto as an unbroken, monolithic tradition. By studying how and why religious practitioners affiliated with different religious institutions responded to esoteric Buddhism&rsquo;s teachings, this book demonstrates that <i>kami</i> worship in medieval Japan was a result of complex negotiations.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970571http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Crosshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088801Jensen, Robin M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088801.jpg"><br /><p>The cross stirs intense feelings among Christians and non-Christians alike. <b>Robin Jensen</b> takes readers on an intellectual and spiritual journey through the 2,000-year evolution of the cross as idea and artifact, illuminating the controversies and forms of devotion this central symbol of Christianity inspires.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088801http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Butterfly Politicshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674416604MacKinnon, Catharine A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674416604.jpg"><br /><p>The miniscule motion of a butterfly&rsquo;s wings can trigger a tornado half a world away, according to chaos theory. <b>Catharine A. MacKinnon</b>&rsquo;s collected work on gender inequality&mdash;including new pieces&mdash;argues that the right seemingly minor interventions in the legal realm can have a butterfly effect that generates major social and cultural transformations.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674416604http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Dispelling the Darknesshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659704Lopez, Donald S.<br />Jinpa, Thupten<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659704.jpg"><br /><p>In a remote Himalayan village in 1721, the Jesuit priest Ippolito Desideri wrote a treatise in classical Tibetan intended to refute key Buddhist doctrines and dispel the darkness of idolatry from Tibet. <i>Dispelling the Darkness</i> provides extended excerpts from this unfinished masterpiece and a full translation of a companion work.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659704http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Awakeninghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737228Frank, Nathaniel<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737228.jpg"><br /><p>Some of the most divisive contests shaping the quest for marriage equality occurred not on the culture-war front lines but within the ranks of LGBTQ advocates. <b>Nathaniel Frank</b> tells the dramatic story of how an idea that once seemed unfathomable&mdash;and for many gays and lesbians undesirable&mdash;became a legal and moral right in just half a century.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737228http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Tokyo Boogie-Woogiehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971691Nagahara, Hiromu<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971691.jpg"><br /><p>Emerging in the 1920s, the Japanese pop scene gained a devoted following, and the soundscape of the next four decades became the audible symbol of changing times. In the first English-language history of this Japanese industry, <b>Hiromu Nagahara</b> connects the rise of mass entertainment with Japan&rsquo;s transformation into a postwar middle-class society.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971691http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Crucible of Islamhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674057760Bowersock, G. W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674057760.jpg"><br /><p>Little is known about sixth-century Arabia. Yet from this distant time and place emerged a faith and an empire that stretched from Iberia to India. <b>G. W. Bowersock</b> illuminates this obscure yet most dynamic period in Islam, exploring why arid Arabia proved to be fertile ground for Muhammad&rsquo;s message and why it spread so quickly to the wider world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674057760http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Man’s Better Angelshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659544Gura, Philip F.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659544.jpg"><br /><p>Banks failed, inequality grew, people were out of work, and slavery threatened to rend the nation in two. The Panic of 1837 drew forth reformers who, animated by self-reliance, became prophets of a new moral order that would make America great again. <b>Philip Gura</b> captures a Romantic moment that was soon overtaken by civil war and postwar pragmatism.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659544http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Rogue Empireshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971851Press, Steven<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971851.jpg"><br /><p>In the 1880s Europeans grabbed vast swaths of the African continent, using documents, not guns, as their weapon of choice. <b>Steven Press</b> follows a paper trail of questionable contracts to discover the confidence men who exploited a loophole in international law to assert sovereignty over lands, and whose actions touched off the Scramble for Africa.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971851http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Into Sūr’s Oceanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975583Hawley, John Stratton<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><i>Into S&umacr;r&rsquo;s Ocean</i> picks up many threads from <a class="publicationTitle" href="/catalog.php?isbn=9780674427778">Sur&rsquo;s Ocean</a>, a volume in the <a class="external" href="http://www.murtylibrary.com/">Murty Classical Library of India</a>, translated by <b>John Stratton Hawley</b>. In this book, Hawley provides a substantial introduction to Surdas, the great sixteenth century Hindi poet; an overview of editions; an analysis of the translation; and commentary on 433 poems.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975583http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Speaking of Spainhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674045514Feros, Antonio<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674045514.jpg"><br /><p>Momentous changes swept Spain in the fifteenth century: royal marriage united its two largest kingdoms, the last Muslim emirate fell to Catholic armies, and conquests in the Americas were turning Spain into a great empire. Yet few people could define &ldquo;Spanishness&rdquo; concretely. <b>Antonio Feros</b> traces Spain&rsquo;s evolving ideas of nationhood and ethnicity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674045514http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500About Abortionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737723Sanger, Carol<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737723.jpg"><br /><p>New medical technologies, women&rsquo;s willingness to talk online and off, and tighter judicial reins on state legislatures are shaking up the practice of abortion. As talk becomes more transparent, <b>Carol Sanger</b> writes, women&rsquo;s decisions about whether to become mothers will be treated more like those of other adults making significant personal choices.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737723http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500The First Amendment and LGBT Equalityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972193Ball, Carlos A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972193.jpg"><br /><p><b>Carlos A. Ball</b> argues that as progressives fight the First Amendment claims of religious conservatives and other LGBT opponents, they should take care not to forget the crucial role the First Amendment played in the early decades of the movement, and not to erode the safeguards of liberty that allowed LGBT rights to exist in the first place.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972193http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Malmedy Massacrehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971950Remy, Steven P.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971950.jpg"><br /><p>During the Battle of the Bulge, Waffen SS soldiers shot 84 American prisoners near Malmedy, Belgium&mdash;the deadliest mass execution of U.S. soldiers during World War II. Drawing on newly declassified documents, <b>Steven Remy</b> revisits the massacre and the most infamously controversial war crimes trial in American history, to set the record straight.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971950http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500German Colonial Wars and the Context of Military Violencehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970632Kuss, Susanne<br />Smith, Andrew<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970632.jpg"><br /><p>Some historians have traced a line from Germany&rsquo;s atrocities in its colonial wars to those committed by the Nazis during WWII. <b>Susanne Kuss</b> dismantles these claims, rejecting the notion that a distinctive military ethos or policy of genocide guided Germany&rsquo;s conduct of operations in Africa and China, despite acts of unquestionable brutality.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970632http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Apollo in the Age of Aquariushttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971998Maher, Neil M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971998.jpg"><br /><p>In summer 1969, astronauts landed on the moon and hippie hordes descended on Woodstock&mdash;two era-defining events that are not entirely coincidental. <b>Neil M. Maher</b> shows how NASA&rsquo;s celestial aspirations were tethered to terrestrial concerns of the time: the civil rights struggle, the antiwar movement, environmentalism, feminism, and the culture wars.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971998http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Hello Girlshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971479Cobbs, Elizabeth<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971479.jpg"><br /><p>In 1918 the U.S. Army Signal Corps sent 223 women to France to help win World War I. <b>Elizabeth Cobbs</b> reveals the challenges these patriotic young women faced in a war zone where male soldiers resented, wooed, mocked, saluted, and ultimately celebrated them. Back on the home front, they fought the army for veterans&rsquo; benefits and medals, and won.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971479http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Sold Peoplehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971974Ransmeier, Johanna S.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971974.jpg"><br /><p>Trade in human lives thrived in North China during the Qing and Republican periods. Families at all social levels participated in buying servants, slaves, concubines, or children and disposing of unwanted household members. <b>Johanna Ransmeier</b> shows that these commonplace transactions built and restructured families as often as it broke them apart.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971974http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Basic Incomehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674052284Van Parijs, Philippe<br />Vanderborght, Yannick<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674052284.jpg"><br /><p>Providing a basic income to everyone, rich or poor, active or inactive, was advocated by Paine, Mill, and Galbraith but the idea was never taken seriously. Today, with the welfare state creaking, it is one of the world&rsquo;s most widely debated proposals. <b>Philippe Van Parijs</b> and <b>Yannick Vanderborght</b> present a comprehensive defense of this radical idea.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674052284http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Far-Right Politics in Europehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971530Camus, Jean-Yves<br />Lebourg, Nicolas<br />Todd, Jane Marie<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971530.jpg"><br /><p><b>Jean-Yves Camus</b> and <b>Nicolas Lebourg</b>&rsquo;s critical look at the far right throughout Europe reveals a prehistory and politics more complex than the stereotypes suggest and warns of the challenges it poses to the EU&rsquo;s liberal-democratic order. These movements are determined to gain power through legitimate electoral means, and they are succeeding.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971530http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Clerical Households in Late Medieval Italyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971899Cossar, Roisin<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971899.jpg"><br /><p><b>Roisin Cossar</b> examines how clerics managed efforts to reform their domestic lives in the decades after the Black Death. Despite reformers&rsquo; desire for clerics to remain celibate, clerical households resembled those of the laity, and priests&rsquo; lives included apprenticeships in youth, fatherhood in middle age, and reliance on their families in old age.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971899http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Osaka Modernhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975187Cronin, Michael P.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975187.jpg"><br /><p>Japan&rsquo;s &ldquo;merchant capital&rdquo; in the late sixteenth century, Osaka remained an industrial center into the 1930s, developing a distinct urban culture to rival Tokyo&rsquo;s. <i>Osaka Modern</i> maps the city as imagined in Japanese popular literature and cinema&mdash;as well as contemporary radio, television, music, and comedy&mdash;from the 1920s to the 1950s.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975187http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Sound and Scent in the Gardenhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024224Ruggles, D. Fairchild<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024224.jpg"><br /><p><i>Sound and Scent in the Garden</i> explores the experiences of sound and smell as dimensions of garden design. The contributors explore the sensory experience of gardens as places and demonstrate a wide variety of approaches to apply to the study of sensory history.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024224http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Making Sense of Sciencehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674059696Dean, Cornelia<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674059696.jpg"><br /><p><b>Cornelia Dean</b> draws on her 30 years as a science journalist with the <i>New York Times</i> to expose the flawed reasoning and knowledge gaps that handicap readers when they try to make sense of science. She calls attention to conflicts of interest in research and the price society pays when science journalism declines and funding dries up.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674059696http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Zero Degreeshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088818Withers, Charles W. J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088818.jpg"><br /><p><b>Charles Withers</b> explains how the choice of Greenwich to mark 0&deg; longitude solved problems of global measurement that had engaged geographers, astronomers, and mariners since ancient times. This history is a testament to the power of maps, the challenges of global measurement, and the role of scientific authority in creating the modern world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088818http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Europe’s Indiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972261Subrahmanyam, Sanjay<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972261.jpg"><br /><p>When Portuguese explorers first arrived in India, the maritime passage initiated an exchange of goods as well as ideas. European ambassadors, missionaries, soldiers, and scholars who followed produced a body of knowledge that shaped European thought about India. <b>Sanjay Subrahmanyam</b> tracks these changing ideas over the entire early modern period.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972261http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Numbers and the Making of Ushttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504431Everett, Caleb<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674504431.jpg"><br /><p>Number concepts are a human invention developed and refined over millennia. They allow us to grasp quantities precisely: recent research shows that most specific quantities are not perceived in the absence of a number system. Numbers are not innate or universal; yet without them, the world as we know it would not exist.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504431http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500River of Dark Dreamshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975385Johnson, Walter<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975385.jpg"><br /><p><i>River of Dark Dreams</i> places the Cotton Kingdom at the center of worldwide webs of exchange and exploitation that extended across oceans and drove an insatiable hunger for new lands. This bold reaccounting dramatically alters our understanding of American slavery and its role in U.S. expansionism, global capitalism, and the upcoming Civil War.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975385http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Internal Timehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975392Roenneberg, Till<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975392.jpg"><br /><p>Early birds and night owls are born, not made. Sleep patterns are the most obvious manifestation of the highly individualized biological clocks we inherit, but these clocks also regulate bodily functions from digestion to hormone levels to cognition. By understanding and respecting our internal time, we can live better.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975392http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500American Apocalypsehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975439Sutton, Matthew Avery<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975439.jpg"><br /><p>In the first comprehensive history of American evangelicalism to appear in a generation, <b>Matthew Sutton</b> shows how charismatic Protestant preachers, anticipating the end of the world, paradoxically transformed it. Narrating the story from the perspective of the faithful, he shows how apocalyptic thinking influences the American mainstream today.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975439http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Grounds for Differencehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975453Brubaker, Rogers<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975453.jpg"><br /><p>Offering fresh perspectives on perennial questions of ethnicity, race, nationalism, and religion, <b>Rogers Brubaker</b> analyzes three forces that shape the politics of diversity and multiculturalism today: inequality as a public concern, biology as an asserted basis of racial and ethnic difference, and religion as a key terrain of public contestation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975453http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Classical Liberal Constitutionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975460Epstein, Richard A.<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975460.jpg"><br /><p>Steering clear of debates over originalism vs. a living Constitution, <b>Richard A. Epstein</b> employs close reading, historical analysis, and political and economic theory to urge a return to federalism, restricted government, separation of powers, and strong protection of individual rights&mdash;ideas that animated the framers&rsquo; constitutional design.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975460http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Twenty-Five Years of Philosophyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975477Förster, Eckart<br />Bowman, Brady<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975477.jpg"><br /><p>Kant declared that philosophy began in 1781 with his <i>Critique of Pure Reason.</i> In 1806 Hegel announced that it had been completed. <b>F&ouml;rster</b> assesses the steps that led from Kant&rsquo;s &ldquo;beginning&rdquo; to Hegel&rsquo;s &ldquo;end&rdquo; and concludes that both Kant and Hegel were indeed right. His study reveals Goethe&rsquo;s significant contribution to post-Kantian thinking.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975477http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Expressive Powers of Lawhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975484McAdams, Richard H.<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975484.jpg"><br /><p>Why do people obey the law? Law deters crime by specifying sanctions, and because people internalize its authority. But <b>Richard McAdams</b> says law also generates compliance through its expressive power to coordinate behavior (traffic laws) and inform beliefs (smoking bans)&mdash;that is, simply by what it says rather than what it sanctions.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975484http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500China Under Maohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975491Walder, Andrew G.<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975491.jpg"><br /><p>China&rsquo;s Communist Party seized power in 1949 after a long guerrilla insurgency followed by full-scale war, but the revolution was just beginning. <b>Andrew Walder</b> narrates the rise and fall of the Maoist state from 1949 to 1976&mdash;an epoch of startling accomplishments and disastrous failures, steered by many forces but dominated above all by Mao Zedong.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975491http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Cross-Border Connectionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975507Waldinger, Roger<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975507.jpg"><br /><p>International migration presents the human face of globalization. <b>Roger Waldinger</b> addresses a paradox at its core: emigrants departing one society become immigrants in another, tying those two societies together. He explains how interconnections between place of origin and destination are built and maintained and why they eventually fall apart.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975507http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Educating a Diverse Nationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976023Conrad, Clifton<br />Gasman, Marybeth<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976023.jpg"><br /><p><i>Educating a Diverse Nation</i> turns a spotlight on colleges and universities dedicated to serving minority and low-income students of all ages. It highlights innovative programs that are advancing persistence and learning, and it identifies specific strategies for empowering nontraditional students to succeed despite many obstacles.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976023http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Boston’s Massacrehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674048331Hinderaker, Eric<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674048331.jpg"><br /><p>The event known as the Boston Massacre is among the most familiar in U.S. history, yet one of the least understood. <b>Eric Hinderaker</b> revisits this dramatic episode, examining the facts of that fateful night, the competing narratives that molded public perceptions, and the long campaign to transform the tragedy into a touchstone of American identity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674048331http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Honored and Dishonored Guestshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975149Brecher, W. Puck<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975149.jpg"><br /><p><b>W. Puck Brecher</b> overturns standard narratives of wartime Japan&rsquo;s racial attitudes, focusing on the experiences of Western civilians rather than enemy POWs in Japan. His bold thesis is borne out by a broad mosaic of stories of police harassment, suspicion, relocation, starvation, internment, and torture, as well as extraordinary acts of charity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975149http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Making History Matterhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975170Yoshikawa, Lisa<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975170.jpg"><br /><p><b>Lisa Yoshikawa</b> explores the role history and historians played in imperial Japan&rsquo;s nation and empire building from the 1890s to the 1930s. Through a close reading of vast, multilingual sources, Yoshikawa argues that scholarship and politics were inseparable as Japan&rsquo;s historical profession developed.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975170http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Dumbarton Oaks Papers, 70http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024170Mullett, Margaret<br />Maas, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024170.jpg"><br /><p><i>Dumbarton Oaks Papers, 70</i> includes: P. Marciniak, &ldquo;Reinventing Lucian in Byzantium&rdquo;; R. Betancourt, &ldquo;Why Sight Is Not Touch: Reconsidering the Tactility of Sight in Byzantium&rdquo;; C. Wright, &ldquo;Constantinople and the Coup d&rsquo;&Eacute;tat in Palaiologan Byzantium&rdquo;; A. Caudano, &ldquo;&lsquo;These Are the Only Four Seas&rsquo;: The World Map of Bologna&rdquo;; and many more.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024170http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Visualizing Communityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024132Ousterhout, Robert G.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024132.jpg"><br /><p>Cappadocia is unrivaled in its preservation of the physical remains of the Byzantine Empire: churches, towns and villages, agricultural installations, storage facilities, and other examples of non-ecclesiastical architecture. <i>Visualizing Community</i> offers a critical reassessment of the historiography of Byzantine Cappadocia.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024132http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Diagohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977068Fuente, Alejandro de la<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977068.jpg"><br /><p>Visual artist Juan Roberto Diago (b. 1971) has produced a body of work that offers a revisionist history of the Cuban nation. <b>Alejandro de la Fuente</b> examines the entire career of this leading member of the new Afro-Cuban cultural movement, in parallel English- and Spanish-language text, illustrated throughout.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977068http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500Democracyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971455Moss, David A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971455.jpg"><br /><p>Historian <b>David Moss</b> adapts the case study method made famous by Harvard Business School to revitalize our conversations about governance and democracy and show how the United States has often thrived on political conflict. These 19 cases ask us to weigh choices and consequences, wrestle with momentous decisions, and come to our own conclusions.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971455http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Image of the Black in African and Asian Arthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504394Bindman, David<br />Blier, Suzanne Preston<br />Gates, Henry Louis<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674504394.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Image of the Black in African and Asian Art</i> asks how the black figure was depicted by artists from the non-Western world&mdash;Africa, East Asia, and the Indian subcontinent. The aesthetic traditions represented are as diverse as the political and social histories of these regions.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504394http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Society and Economyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975217Granovetter, Mark<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975217.jpg"><br /><p>A work of exceptional ambition by the founder of modern economic sociology, this first full account of <b>Mark Granovetter</b>&rsquo;s ideas stresses that the economy is not a sphere separate from other human activities but is deeply embedded in social relations and subject to the same emotions, ideas, and constraints as religion, science, politics, or law.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975217http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Eros and Illnesshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659711Morris, David B.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659711.jpg"><br /><p>When we or our loved ones fall ill, our world is thrown into disarray, our routines are interrupted, our beliefs shaken. <b>David Morris</b> offers an unconventional, deeply human exploration of what it means to live with, and live through, disease. He shows how desire&mdash;emotions, dreams, stories, romance, even eroticism&mdash;plays a crucial part in illness.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659711http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Njinga of Angolahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971820Heywood, Linda M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971820.jpg"><br /><p>One of history&rsquo;s most multifaceted rulers but little known in the West, Queen Njinga rivaled Elizabeth I and Catherine the Great in political cunning and military prowess. Today, she is revered in Angola as a heroine and honored in folk religions. Her complex legacy forms a crucial part of the collective memory of the Afro-Atlantic world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971820http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Does History Make Sense?http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971776Pinkard, Terry<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971776.jpg"><br /><p>Hegel&rsquo;s philosophy of history&mdash;which most critics view as a theory of inevitable progress toward modern European civilization&mdash;is widely regarded as a failure today. <b>Terry Pinkard</b>&rsquo;s spirited defense of the Hegelian view, based on a subtle understanding of human subjectivity, will play a central role in contemporary reevaluations of Hegel&rsquo;s work.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971776http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Social Lives of Figurineshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873652155Clark, Sharri R.<br />MIXED MEDIA<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780873652155.jpg"><br /><p>The largest category of representational art recovered from many ancient Indus sites is terracotta figurines. In this lavishly illustrated book, <b>Sharri R. Clark</b> examines and recontextualizes a rich and diverse corpus of hundreds of figurines from the urban site of Harappa to reveal new information about Indus ideology and society.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873652155http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Brahmin Capitalismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971462Maggor, Noam<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971462.jpg"><br /><p><b>Noam Maggor</b> shows how the moneyed elite in Gilded Age Boston leveraged their wealth to forge transcontinental networks of commodities, labor, and transportation. With the decline of cotton-based textile manufacturing, these gentleman bankers found new business opportunities in the mines, railroads, and industries of the Great West.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971462http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Selected Letters, Volume 1http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674058347Petrarca, Francesco<br />Fantham, Elaine<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674058347.jpg"><br /><p><b>Francesco Petrarca</b> (1304&ndash;1374), one of the greatest of Italian poets, was also the leading spirit in the Renaissance movement to revive the cultural and moral excellence of ancient Greece and Rome. This two-volume set contains an ample, representative sample from his enormous and fascinating correspondence with all the leading figures of his day.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674058347http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Selected Letters, Volume 2http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971622Petrarca, Francesco<br />Fantham, Elaine<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971622.jpg"><br /><p><b>Francesco Petrarca</b> (1304&ndash;1374), one of the greatest of Italian poets, was also the leading spirit in the Renaissance movement to revive the cultural and moral excellence of ancient Greece and Rome. This two-volume set contains an ample, representative sample from his enormous and fascinating correspondence with all the leading figures of his day.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971622http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Humanism and the Latin Classicshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971639Manutius, Aldus<br />Grant, John N.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971639.jpg"><br /><p><b>Aldus Manutius</b> (c. 1451&ndash;1515) was the most important scholarly publisher of the Renaissance. His Aldine Press was responsible for more first editions of classical literature, philosophy, and science than any other publisher before or since. This volume presents Aldus&rsquo;s prefaces to Latin classics and modern humanist writers, translated into English.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971639http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Art of Readinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660199Bollack, Jean<br />Porter, Catherine<br />Tarrow, Susan<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660199.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Art of Reading</i> is the first&mdash;long overdue&mdash;collection of essays by the French classical philologist and humanist <b>Jean Bollack</b> to be published in English. As the scope of the collection shows, Bollack felt equally at home thinking in depth about both the classics of Greek poetry and philosophy and modern, including contemporary, poetry.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660199http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Jewish Messiahs in a Christian Empirehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674057623Himmelfarb, Martha<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674057623.jpg"><br /><p>The seventh-century CE Hebrew work <i>Sefer Zerubbabel</i> (Book of Zerubbabel)&mdash;a tale of two messiahs&mdash;is the first full-fledged messianic narrative in Jewish literature. <b>Martha Himmelfarb</b> offers a comprehensive analysis of this rich understudied text, illuminating its distinctive literary features and the complex milieu from which it arose.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674057623http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500A Mind to Stayhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972148Nathans, Sydney<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972148.jpg"><br /><p><b>Sydney Nathans</b> offers a counterpoint to the narrative of the Great Migration, a central theme of black liberation in the twentieth century. He tells the story of enslaved families who became the emancipated owners of land they had worked in bondage.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972148http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Stuff and Money in the Time of the French Revolutionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975422Spang, Rebecca L.<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975422.jpg"><br /><p><b>Rebecca L. Spang</b>, who revolutionized our understanding of the restaurant, has written a new history of money. It is also a new history of the French Revolution, with economics at its heart. In her telling, radicalization was driven by an ever-widening gap between political ideals&mdash;including &ldquo;freedom of money&rdquo;&mdash;and the harsh realities of daily life.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975422http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500When Police Killhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972186Zimring, Franklin E.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972186.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=9780674972186http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Invention of Humanityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971967Stuurman, Siep<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971967.jpg"><br /><p>For much of history, strangers were seen as barbarians, seldom as fellow human beings. The notion of common humanity had to be invented. Drawing on global thinkers, <b>Siep Stuurman</b> traces ideas of equality and difference across continents and civilizations, from antiquity to present-day debates about human rights and the &ldquo;clash of civilizations.&rdquo;</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971967http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500On Betrayalhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674048263Margalit, Avishai<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674048263.jpg"><br /><p>Betrayal seems to have lost its grip on the public consciousness in liberal societies, yet it is all around us, dissolving the thick glue of trust that holds friends, families, and communities together. By focusing on the ethics of betrayal, <b>Avishai Margalit</b> offers a philosophical account of what we owe those who give us our sense of belonging.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674048263http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Network Medicinehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674436534Loscalzo, Joseph<br />Barabási, Albert-László<br />Silverman, Edwin K.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674436534.jpg"><br /><p>Big data, genomics, and quantitative approaches to network-based analysis are combining to advance the frontiers of medicine as never before. With contributions from leading experts, <i>Network Medicine</i> introduces this rapidly evolving field of research, which promises to revolutionize the diagnosis and treatment of human diseases.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674436534http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Roots of Urban Renaissancehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971509Goldstein, Brian D.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971509.jpg"><br /><p>In charting the growth of gleaming shopping centers and refurbished brownstones in Harlem, <b>Brian Goldstein</b> shows that gentrification was not imposed on an unwitting community by opportunistic developers or outsiders. It grew from the neighborhood&rsquo;s grassroots, producing a legacy that benefited some longtime residents and threatened others.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971509http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Antitrust Law in the New Economyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971424Patterson, Mark R.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971424.jpg"><br /><p>In the information economy, sellers can distort the truth about their products, and online intermediaries have incentives to skew the facts they provide to buyers. <b>Mark Patterson</b> discusses ways data can be manipulated for competitive advantage and consumer exploitation, and shows how courts can apply antitrust law to address these problems.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971424http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Blake; or, The Huts of Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088726Delany, Martin R.<br />McGann, Jerome<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088726.jpg"><br /><p><b>Martin R. Delany</b>&rsquo;s <i>Blake</i> (c. 1860) tells the story of Henry Blake&rsquo;s escape from a southern plantation and his travels in the U.S., Canada, Africa, and Cuba on a mission to unite blacks of the Atlantic region in the struggle for freedom. <b>Jerome McGann</b>&rsquo;s edition offers the first correct printing of the work and an authoritative introduction.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088726http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Religious Freedom in an Egalitarian Agehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971431Tebbe, Nelson<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971431.jpg"><br /><p><b>Nelson Tebbe</b> shows how a method called social coherence offers a way to resolve conflicts between advocates of religious freedom and proponents of equality law. Based on the way people reason through moral problems in everyday life, it can lead to workable solutions in a wide range of issues, including gay rights and women&rsquo;s reproductive choice.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971431http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Music as Biologyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545151Purves, Dale<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545151.jpg"><br /><p>Why do human beings find some tone combinations consonant and others dissonant? Why do we make music using only a small number of scales out the billions that are possible? <b>Dale Purves</b> shows that rethinking music theory in biological terms offers a new approach to centuries-long debates about the organization and impact of music.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545151http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Upriver Journeyshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975200Miles, Steven B.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975200.jpg"><br /><p>Tracing journeys of Cantonese migrants along the West River and its tributaries, <b>Steven B. Miles</b> describes the circulation of people through one of the world&rsquo;s great river systems between the late sixteenth and mid-nineteenth centuries.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975200http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Making Faceshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674725522Wilkins, Adam S.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674725522.jpg"><br /><p><b>Adam Wilkins</b> draws on studies of nonhuman species, the fossil record, genetics, and molecular and developmental biology to reconstruct the evolution of the human face and its inextricable link to our species&rsquo; evolving social complexity. The neural and muscular mechanisms that allowed facial expressions also led to speech, which is unique to humans.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674725522http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500Sources of Knowledgehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674416116Kern, Andrea<br />Smyth, Daniel<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674416116.jpg"><br /><p>How can human beings, who are liable to error, possess knowledge, since the grounds on which we believe do not rule out that we are wrong? <b>Andrea Kern</b> argues that we can disarm this skeptical doubt by conceiving knowledge as an act of a rational capacity. In this book, she develops a metaphysics of the mind as existing through knowledge of itself.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674416116http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500A New Deal for China’s Workers?http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971394Estlund, Cynthia<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971394.jpg"><br /><p>China&rsquo;s leaders aspire to the prosperity, political legitimacy, and stability that flowed from America&rsquo;s New Deal, but they are irrevocably opposed to the independent trade unions and mass mobilization that brought it about. <b>Cynthia Estlund</b>&rsquo;s crisp comparative analysis makes China&rsquo;s labor unrest and reform legible to Western readers.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971394http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500The First Europeanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659667Briant, Pierre<br />Elliott, Nicholas<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659667.jpg"><br /><p>Enlightenment thinkers, searching for ancient models to understand contemporary affairs, were the first to critically interpret Alexander the Great&rsquo;s achievements. As <b>Pierre Briant</b> shows, in their minds Alexander was the first European: an empire builder who welcomed trade with the &ldquo;Orient&rdquo; and brought Western civilization to its oppressed peoples.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659667http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500New Geographies, 8http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781934510452Daou, Daniel<br />Pérez-Ramos, Pablo<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9781934510452.jpg"><br /><p>As a metaphor, the island has been a fecund source of inspiration across many domains. Yet the concept seems to contradict trends toward interconnectedness in the geographic and design fields. An &ldquo;atlas&rdquo; of islands, <i>New Geographies, 8</i> explores the new limits of islandness and gathers examples to reassert its relevance for design disciplines.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781934510452http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500Marvellous Thieveshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545052Horta, Paulo Lemos<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545052.jpg"><br /><p>Ranging from the coffeehouses of Aleppo to the salons of Paris, from Calcutta to London, <b>Paulo Lemos Horta</b> introduces the poets and scholars, pilgrims and charlatans who made largely unacknowledged contributions to <i>Arabian Nights</i>. Each version betrays the distinctive cultural milieu in which it was produced.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545052http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500Painted Wordshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024187Boone, Elizabeth Hill<br />Burkhart, Louise M.<br />Tavárez, David<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024187.jpg"><br /><p><i>Painted Words</i> presents a facsimile and analysis of a 17th-century pictographic Catholic catechism from colonial Mexico at the Biblioth&egrave;que Nationale de France. This book shows they are better understood as indigenous expressions of devotional knowledge&mdash;with pictures to aid oral performance&mdash;rather than the products of evangelization.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024187http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500In Praise of Annada, Volume 1http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660427Ray, Bharatchandra<br />Bhattacharya, France<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660427.jpg"><br /><p><i>In Praise of Annada</i>, <b>Bharatchandra Ray</b>&rsquo;s long narrative poem dedicated to the glory of Annada, translated here into English for the first time, is a major achievement and a treasure of Bengali literature. This volume describes the origins of the goddess, the building of her city and temple, and the spread of her worship.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660427http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500The History of Akbar, Volume 3http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659827Abu'l-Fazl<br />Thackston, Wheeler M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659827.jpg"><br /><p><i>The History of Akbar</i> by <b>Abu&rsquo;l-Fazl</b> is one of the most important works of Indo-Persian history and a touchstone of prose artistry, and is both a biography and a chronicle of sixteenth-century India. In this volume, the Mughal Emperor Akbar quells a rebellion, conquers Malwa, and marries a Rajput princess.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659827http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500The Killing of Shishupalahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660397Magha<br />Dundas, Paul<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660397.jpg"><br /><p><b>Magha</b>&rsquo;s <i>The Killing of Shishupala</i> is a celebrated seventh-century Sanskrit poem that tells the story of Shishupala&rsquo;s refusal to honor the divine Krishna at the coronation of Yudhishthira. Through this translation, the first into English, readers gain access to a sophisticated work that has dazzled Indian audiences for a thousand years.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660397http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500The Life of Harishchandrahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545663Raghavanka<br />Viswanatha, Vanamala<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545663.jpg"><br /><p>In <b>Raghavanka</b>&rsquo;s poetic masterpiece <i>The Life of Harishchandra</i>, a powerful sage tests King Harishchandra&rsquo;s commitment to truth. He suffers utter deprivation but refuses to yield. This spirited translation, the first from Kannada into any language, brings one of ancient India&rsquo;s most enduring legends to a global readership.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545663http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500Theory of the Novelhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674333727Mazzoni, Guido<br />Hanafi, Zakiya<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674333727.jpg"><br /><p>In his theory of the novel, <b>Guido Mazzoni</b> explains that novels consist of stories told in any way whatsoever about the experiences of ordinary men and women who exist as contingent beings within time and space. Novels allow readers to step into other lives and other versions of truth, each a small, local world, absolute in its particularity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674333727http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500Unlikely Partnershttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971134Gewirtz, Julian<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971134.jpg"><br /><p>With Deng Xiaoping&rsquo;s blessing, Mao&rsquo;s successors scoured the globe for fresh ideas to launch domestic prosperity and global economic power. Yet China&rsquo;s government did not publicize its engagement with Western-style innovations, claiming instead that economic reinvention was the Party&rsquo;s achievement alone. <b>Julian Gewirtz</b> sets forth the truer story.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971134http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500Mere Civilityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545496Bejan, Teresa M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545496.jpg"><br /><p>In liberal democracies committed to tolerating diversity as well as disagreement, the loss of civility in the public sphere seems critical. But is civility really a virtue, or a demand for conformity that silences dissent? <b>Teresa Bejan</b> looks at early modern debates about religious toleration for answers about what a civil society should look like.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545496http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500The Rhinoceros and the Megatheriumhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737129Pimentel, Juan<br />Mason, Peter<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737129.jpg"><br /><p>How did Europeans three centuries apart respond to two mysterious beasts&mdash;a living rhinoceros previously known only from ancient texts and a nameless monster&rsquo;s massive bones? <b>Juan Pimentel</b> shows that their reactions reflect deep cultural changes but also the enduring power of image and imagination to shape our understanding of the natural world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737129http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500Democracy’s Slaveshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660076Ismard, Paulin<br />Todd, Jane Marie<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660076.jpg"><br /><p>Challenging the modern belief that democracy and bondage are incompatible, <b>Paulin Ismard</b> directs our attention to ancient Athens, where the functioning of civic government depended on skilled, knowledgeable experts who were literally public servants&mdash;slaves owned by the city-state rather than by private citizens.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660076http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500The War Withinhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971554Peri, Alexis<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971554.jpg"><br /><p>The German blockade of Leningrad lasted 872 days and cost almost a million civilian lives&mdash;one of the longest, deadliest sieges in modern history. Drawing on 125 unpublished diaries written by individuals from all walks of life, <b>Alexis Peri</b> tells the tragic, intimate story of how citizens struggled to make sense of a world collapsing around them.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971554http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500Itineraries of Powerhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970526Kawashima, Terry<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970526.jpg"><br /><p>Movements of people&mdash;through migration, exile, and diaspora&mdash;are central to understanding power relationships in Japan 900&ndash;1400. But what of more literary moves: texts with abrupt genre leaps or poetic figures that flatten distances? <b>Terry Kawashima</b> examines what happens when both types of tropes&mdash;literal travels and literary shifts&mdash;coexist.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970526http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500Thinking with Kant’s <i>Critique of Judgment</i>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971363Chaouli, Michel<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971363.jpg"><br /><p><b>Michel Chaouli</b> invites novice and expert alike to set out on the path of thinking, with help from Kant&rsquo;s <i>Critique of Judgment</i>, about the force of aesthetic experience, the essence of art, and the relationship of beauty and meaning. Each chapter unfolds the significance of a key concept for Kant&rsquo;s thought and our own ideas.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971363http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500Transgressive Typologieshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970588Doran, Rebecca<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970588.jpg"><br /><p><b>Rebecca Doran</b> offers a new understanding of major female figures of the Tang era&mdash;including Wu Zhao, Empress Wei, and Shangguan Wan&rsquo;er&mdash;within their literary-historical contexts, and delves into critical questions about the relationship between Chinese historiography, reception-history, and the process of image-making and cultural construction.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970588http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500An Early Text on the History of Rwa sgreng Monasteryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975569Iuchi, Maho<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><b>Maho Iuchi</b> presents the first known work devoted solely to Rwa sgreng monastery, the mother monastery of the Bka&rsquo; gdams school founded by &rsquo;Brom ston Rgyal ba&rsquo;i &rsquo;byung gnas in 1057. This illuminates the history of Rwa sgreng monastery and the early Bka&rsquo; gdams school&mdash;and more broadly, important aspects of Tibetan history.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975569http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500The Vicarious Brain, Creator of Worldshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088955Berthoz, Alain<br />Weiss, Giselle<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088955.jpg"><br /><p>Groping around a familiar room in the dark, relearning to read after a brain injury, navigating a virtual landscape through an avatar: all are expressions of vicariance&mdash;when the brain substitutes one process or function for another. <b>Alain Berthoz</b> shows that this capacity allows humans to think creatively in an increasingly complex world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088955http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0500Wisdom Won from Illnesshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967847Lear, Jonathan<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674967847.jpg"><br /><p>Can reason absorb the psyche&rsquo;s nonrational elements into a conception of the fully realized human being? Without a good answer to that question, <b>Jonathan Lear</b> says, philosophy is cut from its moorings in human life. He brings into conversation psychoanalysis and moral philosophy, which together form a basis for ethical thought about how to live.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967847http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0500The Botany of Empire in the Long Eighteenth Centuryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024163Batsaki, Yota<br />Cahalan, Sarah Burke<br />Tchikine, Anatole<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024163.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Botany of Empire in the Long Eighteenth Century</i> brings together international scholars to examine: the figure of the botanical explorer; links between imperial ambition and the impulse to survey, map, and collect specimens in &ldquo;new&rdquo; territories; and relationships among botanical knowledge, self-representation, and material culture.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024163http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0500The Future of the Pasthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781932650167Plokhy, Serhii<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9781932650167.jpg"><br /><p>Ukraine is in the midst of the worst international crisis in East-West relations since the Cold War, and history itself has become a battleground in Russia-Ukraine relations. <i>The Future of the Past</i> shows how the study of Ukraine&rsquo;s past enhances our understanding of Europe, Eurasia, and the world&mdash;past, present, and future.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781932650167http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0500Success and Suppressionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971585Hasse, Dag Nikolaus<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971585.jpg"><br /><p><b>Dag Nikolaus Hasse</b> shows how ideological and scientific motives led to the decline of Arabic traditions in European culture. The Renaissance was a turning point: on the one hand, Arabic scientific traditions reached their peak of influence in Europe; on the other, during this period the West began to forget, or suppress, its debt to Arabic culture.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971585http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0500Obstetrics and Gynecology in Low-Resource Settingshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674731240Nour, Nawal M.<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674731240.jpg"><br /><p><i>Obstetrics and Gynecology in Low-Resource Settings</i> provides practical guidelines for ensuring quality care to women in locations where facilities are inadequate, equipment and medications are in short supply, and medical staff are few. This reference will be an essential companion to health care providers throughout the world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674731240http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Fixing Medical Priceshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545168Laugesen, Miriam J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545168.jpg"><br /><p><b>Miriam Laugesen</b> goes to the heart of U.S. medical pricing: to a largely unknown committee of organizations affiliated with the American Medical Association. Medicare&rsquo;s ready acceptance of this committee&rsquo;s advisory recommendations sets off a chain reaction across the American health care system, leading to high&mdash;and disproportionate&mdash;rate setting.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545168http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Walter Benjaminhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970779Eiland, Howard<br />Jennings, Michael W.<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970779.jpg"><br /><p>Walter Benjamin was perhaps the twentieth century&rsquo;s most elusive intellectual. His writings defy categorization, and his improvised existence has proven irresistible to mythologizers. In a major new biography, <b>Howard Eiland</b> and <b>Michael Jennings</b> present a comprehensive portrait of the man and his times, as well as extensive commentary on his work.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970779http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400American Railroadshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970793Gallamore, Robert E.<br />Meyer, John R.<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970793.jpg"><br /><p>Overregulated and displaced by barges, trucks, and jet aviation, railroads fell into decline. Their misfortune was measured in lost market share, abandoned track, bankruptcies, and unemployment. Today, rail transportation is reviving. <i>American Railroads</i> tells a riveting story about how this iconic industry managed to turn itself around.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970793http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Makers of Modern Asiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970809Guha, Ramachandra<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970809.jpg"><br /><p>The twenty-first century has been dubbed the Asian Century. Highlighting diverse thinker-politicians rather than billionaire businessmen, <i>Makers of Modern Asia</i> presents eleven leaders who theorized and organized anticolonial movements, strategized and directed military campaigns, and designed and implemented political systems.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970809http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400On Poetryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970823Maxwell, Glyn<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970823.jpg"><br /><p><i>On Poetry</i> will be prized by writers and readers who wish to understand why and how poetic technique matters. Long regarded as one of Britain&rsquo;s major poets, <b>Glyn Maxwell</b> shows that the greatest verse arises from a harmony of mind and body, and that poetic forms originate in human necessities: breath, heartbeat, footstep, posture.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970823http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400A Life Worth Livinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970861Zaretsky, Robert<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970861.jpg"><br /><p>Exploring themes that preoccupied Albert Camus&mdash;absurdity, silence, revolt, fidelity, and moderation&mdash;<b>Robert Zaretsky</b> portrays a moralist who refused to be fooled by the nobler names we assign to our actions, and who pushed himself, and those about him, to challenge the status quo. For Camus, rebellion against injustice is the human condition.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970861http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium, 35: 2015http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970946Darwin, Gregory<br />Jacques, Michaela<br />Leach, Katherine<br />McCoy, Patrick R.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970946.jpg"><br /><p><i>Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium, 35</i> includes Fergus Kelly&rsquo;s 2015 John V. Kelleher Lecture &ldquo;Whodunnit? Indirect Evidence in Early Irish Law.&rdquo; Other papers concern medieval Welsh and Irish literary, poetical, and hagiographical material; modern Celtic languages; and the considerations of using digital resources for Celtic Studies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970946http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Plucking Chrysanthemumshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674425224Fraleigh, Matthew<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674425224.jpg"><br /><p><b>Matthew Fraleigh</b> examines the life and works of Narushima Ry&umacr;hoku (1837&ndash;1884): Confucian scholar, world traveler, pioneering journalist, and irrepressible satirist. This is the first book-length study of Ryūhoku in a Western language and one of the first Western-language monographs to examine Sinitic poetry and prose composition in modern Japan.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674425224http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Triumph of Empirehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659612Kulikowski, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659612.jpg"><br /><p><b>Michael Kulikowski</b> takes readers into the political heart of imperial Rome, beginning with the reign of Hadrian, who visited the farthest reaches of his domain and created stable frontiers, and spanning to the decades after Constantine the Great, who overhauled the government, introduced a new state religion, and founded a second Rome.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659612http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Menorahhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088795Fine, Steven<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088795.jpg"><br /><p><b>Steven Fine</b> explores the cultural and intellectual history of the Western world&rsquo;s oldest continuously used religious symbol. This meticulously researched yet deeply personal history explains how the seven-branched menorah illuminates the great changes and continuities in Jewish culture, from biblical times to modern Israel.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088795http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Adorno and Existencehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674734784Gordon, Peter E.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674734784.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=9780674734784http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Preparing for Warhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545731Clark, J. P.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545731.jpg"><br /><p>The U.S. Army has always regarded preparing for war as its peacetime role, but how it fulfilled that duty has changed dramatically between the War of 1812 and World War I. <b>J. P. Clark</b> shows how differing personal experiences of war and peace among successive generations of professional soldiers left their mark upon the Army and its ways.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545731http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Vanishing Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971561Powell, Miles A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971561.jpg"><br /><p><b>Miles Powell</b> explores how early conservationists became convinced that the vitality of America&rsquo;s white races depended on preserving the wilderness. Some conservationists embraced scientific racism, eugenics, and restrictive immigration laws, but these activists also laid the groundwork for the many successes of the modern environmental movement.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971561http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Good Occupationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545700Carruthers, Susan L.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545700.jpg"><br /><p>Waged for a just cause, World War II was America&rsquo;s good war. Yet for millions of GIs, the war did not end with the enemy&rsquo;s surrender. From letters, diaries, and memoirs, <b>Susan Carruthers</b> chronicles the intimate thoughts and feelings of ordinary servicemen and women whose difficult mission was to rebuild nations they had recently worked to destroy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545700http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Untold Story of the Talking Bookhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545441Rubery, Matthew<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545441.jpg"><br /><p>Histories of the book often move straight from the codex to the digital screen. Left out are nearly 150 years of audio recordings. <b>Matthew Rubery</b> uncovers this story, from Edison to today&rsquo;s billion-dollar audiobook industry, and breaks from convention by treating audiobooks as a distinctive art form that has profoundly influenced the way we read.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545441http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Great Convergencehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660489Baldwin, Richard<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660489.jpg"><br /><p>From 1820 to 1990 the share of world income going to today&rsquo;s wealthy nations soared from 20% to 70%. That share has recently plummeted. <b>Richard Baldwin</b> shows how the combination of high tech with low wages propelled industrialization in developing nations, deindustrialization in developed nations, and a commodity supercycle that is petering out.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660489http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Virtual Competitionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545472Ezrachi, Ariel<br />Stucke, Maurice E.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545472.jpg"><br /><p><b>Ariel Ezrachi</b> and <b>Maurice Stucke</b> take a hard look at today&rsquo;s app-assisted paradise of digital shopping. The algorithms and data-crunching that make online purchasing so convenient are also changing the nature of the market by shifting power into the hands of the few, with risks to competition, our democratic ideals, and our overall well-being.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545472http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Scriptural Universe of Ancient Christianityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545137Stroumsa, Guy G.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545137.jpg"><br /><p>Perhaps more than any other cause, the passage of texts from scroll to codex in late antiquity converted the Roman Empire from paganism to Christianity and enabled the worldwide spread of Christian faith. <b>Guy Stroumsa</b> describes how canonical scripture was established and how its interpretation replaced blood sacrifice in religious ritual.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545137http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Law’s Abnegationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971448Vermeule, Adrian<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971448.jpg"><br /><p><b>Adrian Vermeule</b> argues that the arc of law has bent steadily toward deference to the administrative state, which has greater democratic legitimacy and technical competence to confront issues such as climate change, terrorism, and biotechnology. The state did not shove lawyers and judges out of the way; they moved freely to the margins of power.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971448http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Mansfield Parkhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674058101Austen, Jane<br />Lynch, Deidre Shauna<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674058101.jpg"><br /><p>In her notes and introduction to this final volume in Harvard&rsquo;s annotated <b>Austen</b> series, <b>Deidre Shauna Lynch</b> outlines the critical disagreements <i>Mansfield Park</i> has sparked and suggests that Austen&rsquo;s design in writing the novel was to highlight, not downplay, the conflicted feelings its plot and heroine can inspire.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674058101http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Rhetorical Exercises of Nikephoros Basilakeshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660243Basilakes, Nikephoros<br />Beneker, Jeffrey<br />Gibson, Craig A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660243.jpg"><br /><p><i>Progymnasmata</i>, exercises in the study of declamation, were the cornerstone of elite education from Hellenistic through Byzantine times. <i>The Rhetorical Exercises of Nikephoros Basilakes</i>, translated here into English for the first time, illuminate teaching and literary culture in one of the most important epochs of the Byzantine Empire.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660243http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Animal Gamehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737341Bender, Daniel E.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737341.jpg"><br /><p>Tracing the global trade and trafficking in animals that supplied U.S. zoos, <b>Daniel Bender</b> shows how Americans learned to view faraway places through the lens of exotic creatures on display. He recounts the public&rsquo;s conflicted relationship with zoos, decried as prisons by activists even as they remain popular centers of education and preservation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737341http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Old English History of the Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971066Godden, Malcolm R.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971066.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Old English History of the World</i>, produced around the year 900, is an anonymous translation and adaptation of <b>Paulus Orosius</b>&rsquo;s immensely popular Latin history known as the <i>Seven Books of History against the Pagans</i>. This volume offers a new edition and modern translation of an Anglo-Saxon perspective on the ancient world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971066http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Freudhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659568Roudinesco, Élisabeth<br />Porter, Catherine<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659568.jpg"><br /><p><b>&Eacute;lisabeth Roudinesco</b>&rsquo;s bold reinterpretation of Sigmund Freud is a biography for the twenty-first century&mdash;a sympathetic yet impartial appraisal of a genius admired but misunderstood in his time and ours. Alert to tensions in his character and thought, she views Freud less as a scientific thinker than as an interpreter of civilization and culture.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659568http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Courting Deathhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737426Steiker, Carol S.<br />Steiker, Jordan M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737426.jpg"><br /><p>Refusing to eradicate the death penalty, the U.S. has attempted to reform and rationalize capital punishment through federal constitutional law. While execution chambers remain active in several states, <b>Carol Steiker</b> and <b>Jordan Steiker</b> argue that the fate of the American death penalty is likely to be sealed by this failed judicial experiment.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737426http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Democracy in Iranhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545045Parsa, Misagh<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545045.jpg"><br /><p>In <b>Misagh Parsa</b>&rsquo;s view, the outlook for democracy in Iran is stark. Gradual reforms will not be sufficient for real change: the government must fundamentally rethink its commitment to the role of religion in politics and civic life. For Iran to democratize, the options are narrowing to a single path: another revolution.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545045http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Park Chung Hee and Modern Koreahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659865Eckert, Carter J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659865.jpg"><br /><p>For South Koreans, the early 1960s to late 1970s were the best and worst of times&mdash;a period of unprecedented economic growth and deepening political oppression. <b>Carter J. Eckert</b> finds the roots of this dramatic socioeconomic transformation in the country&rsquo;s long history of militarization, personified in South Korea&rsquo;s paramount leader, Park Chung Hee.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659865http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Li Mengyang, the North-South Divide, and Literati Learning in Ming Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970595Ong, Chang Woei<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970595.jpg"><br /><p>Li Mengyang (1473&ndash;1530) was a scholar-official who initiated the literary archaist movement that sought to restore ancient styles of prose and poetry in sixteenth-century China. <b>Chang Woei Ong</b> situates Li&rsquo;s quest to redefine literati learning as a way to build a perfect social order in the context of intellectual transitions since the Song dynasty.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970595http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Making Value, Making Meaninghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024156Costin, Cathy Lynne<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024156.jpg"><br /><p><i>Making Value, Making Meaning</i> explores the concept of <i>techn&eacute;</i>&mdash;the application of a thorough and masterful knowledge of a specific field&mdash;as an analytic tool useful for understanding how the production process created value and meaning for objects and public monuments in complex societies of pre-Columbian Mesoamerica and the Andes.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024156http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Early Greek Philosophy, Volume Vhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997066Laks, André<br />Most, Glenn W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997066.jpg"><br /><p>Volume V of the nine-volume Loeb edition of <i>Early Greek Philosophy</i> includes the western Greek thinkers Parmenides, Zeno, Melissus, Empedocles, Alcmaeon, and Hippo.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997066http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400The New Testament in Byzantiumhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024149Krueger, Derek<br />Nelson, Robert S.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024149.jpg"><br /><p><i>The New Testament in Byzantium</i> draws on the current state of textual scholarship and explores aspects of the New Testament, particularly as it was imagined in lectionaries, hymns, homilies, saints&rsquo; lives, miniatures, and monuments&mdash;framing Byzantine Christian theological inquiry, ecclesiastical controversy, and political thought.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024149http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Cycles of Invention and Discoveryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967960Narayanamurti, Venkatesh<br />Odumosu, Toluwalogo<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674967960.jpg"><br /><p>Using Nobel Prize&ndash;winning examples like the transistor, laser, and magnetic resonance imaging, <b>Venkatesh Narayanamurti</b> and <b>Toluwalogo Odumosu</b> explore the daily micro-practices of research and show that distinctions between the search for knowledge and creative problem solving break down when one pays attention to how pathbreaking research actually happens.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967960http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Nazi-Fascist New Order for European Culturehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545748Martin, Benjamin G.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545748.jpg"><br /><p>Following France&rsquo;s defeat, the Nazis moved forward with plans to reorganize a European continent now largely under Hitler&rsquo;s heel. Some Nazi elites argued for a pan-European cultural empire to crown Hitler&rsquo;s conquests. <b>Benjamin Martin</b> charts the rise and fall of Nazi-fascist soft power and brings into focus a neglected aspect of Axis geopolitics.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545748http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Singing Moses’s Songhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971172Stone, Keith A.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971172.jpg"><br /><p>How does performing affect those who perform? Starting from observation of the intergenerational tradition of performing the Song of Moses, <b>Keith A. Stone</b> provides a close reading of the text of the Song and explores ways in which the Song contributes to Deuteronomy&rsquo;s educational program through the dynamics of reenactment.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971172http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Early Greek Philosophy, Volume VIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997073Laks, André<br />Most, Glenn W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997073.jpg"><br /><p>Volume VI of the nine-volume Loeb edition of <i>Early Greek Philosophy</i> includes the later Ionian and Athenian thinkers Anaxagoras, Archelaus, and Diogenes of Apollonia, along with chapters on early Greek medicine and the Derveni Papyrus.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997073http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Early Greek Philosophy, Volume VIIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997080Laks, André<br />Most, Glenn W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997080.jpg"><br /><p>Volume VII of the nine-volume Loeb edition of <i>Early Greek Philosophy</i> includes the atomists Leucippus and Democritus.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997080http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Early Greek Philosophy, Volume VIIIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997097Laks, André<br />Most, Glenn W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997097.jpg"><br /><p>Volume VIII of the nine-volume Loeb edition of <i>Early Greek Philosophy</i> includes the so-called sophists Protagoras, Gorgias, Prodicus, Thrasymachus, and Hippias, along with testimonia relating to the life, views, and argumentative style of Socrates.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997097http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Early Greek Philosophy, Volume IXhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997103Laks, André<br />Most, Glenn W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997103.jpg"><br /><p>Volume IX of the nine-volume Loeb edition of <i>Early Greek Philosophy</i> includes the so-called sophists Antiphon, Lycophron, and Xeniades, along with the Anonymous of Iamblichus, the <i>Dissoi Logoi</i>, a chapter on characterizations of the &lsquo;sophists&rsquo; as a group, and an appendix on philosophy and philosophers in Greek drama.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997103http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Common Frameworkshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781934510537Lee, Christopher C. M.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9781934510537.jpg"><br /><p>The three-year Harvard GSD AECOM Project on China aimed at recuperating an idea of the city and pursuing alternative forms of urbanization in response to challenges posed by the developmental city in China. <i>Common Frameworks</i> unites design projects from the AECOM studio with research on cultural, political, and historical aspects of the city.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781934510537http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Early Greek Philosophy, Volume IIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996892Laks, André<br />Most, Glenn W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674996892.jpg"><br /><p>Volume II of the nine-volume Loeb edition of <i>Early Greek Philosophy</i> presents preliminary chapters on ancient doxography, the cosmological and moral background, and includes the early Ionian thinkers Pherecydes, Thales, Anaximander, and Anaximenes.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996892http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Early Greek Philosophy, Volume IVhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996922Laks, André<br />Most, Glenn W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674996922.jpg"><br /><p>Volume IV of the nine-volume Loeb edition of <i>Early Greek Philosophy</i> presents Pythagoras and the Pythagorean School, including Hippasus, Philolaus, Eurytus, Archytas, Hicetas, and Ecphantus, along with chapters on doctrines not attributed by name and reception.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996922http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Early Greek Philosophy, Volume IIIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996915Laks, André<br />Most, Glenn W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674996915.jpg"><br /><p>Volume III of the nine-volume Loeb edition of <i>Early Greek Philosophy</i> includes the early Ionian thinkers Xenophanes and Heraclitus.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996915http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Early Greek Philosophy, Volume Ihttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996540Laks, André<br />Most, Glenn W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674996540.jpg"><br /><p>Volume I of the nine-volume Loeb edition of <i>Early Greek Philosophy</i> presents the editors&rsquo; preface and introductory notes along with essential reference materials including abbreviations, bibliography, concordances, indexes, and glossary.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996540http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Once Within Bordershttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674059788Maier, Charles S.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674059788.jpg"><br /><p>At a time when the technologies of globalization are eroding barriers to communication, transportation, and trade, <b>Charles Maier</b> explores the fitful evolution of territories&mdash;politically bounded regions whose borders define the jurisdiction of laws and the movement of peoples&mdash;as a worldwide practice of human societies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674059788http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Probing the Ethics of Holocaust Culturehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970519Fogu, Claudio<br />Kansteiner, Wulf<br />Presner, Todd<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970519.jpg"><br /><p><i>Probing the Ethics of Holocaust Culture</i> is a reappraisal of the controversies that have shaped Holocaust studies since the 1980s. Historians, artists, and writers question if and why the Holocaust should remain the ultimate test case for ethics and a unique reference point for how we understand genocide and crimes against humanity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970519http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Flauberthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737952Winock, Michel<br />Elliott, Nicholas<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737952.jpg"><br /><p><b>Michel Winock</b> situates Flaubert in France&rsquo;s century of great democratic transition. Wary of the masses, Flaubert rejected universal male suffrage, but above all he hated the vulgar, ignorant bourgeoisie, a class that embodied every vice of the democratic age. His loathing became a fixation&mdash;and a source of literary inspiration.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737952http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400America’s Dream Palacehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971578Khalil, Osamah F.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971578.jpg"><br /><p>As the postwar U.S. national security establishment required Middle Eastern expertise, it cultivated a beneficial relationship with universities. But by the time the Bush administration declared its Global War on Terror, <b>Osamah Khalil</b> shows, think tank agendas aligned with neoconservative goals were the drivers of America&rsquo;s foreign policy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971578http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Writing for Hirehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971400Fisk, Catherine L.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971400.jpg"><br /><p>Professional writers may earn a tidy living for their work, but they seldom own their writing. <b>Catherine Fisk</b> traces the history of labor relations that defined authorship in film, TV, and advertising in the mid-twentieth century, showing why strikingly different norms of attribution emerged in these overlapping industries.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971400http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Dark Ghettoshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970502Shelby, Tommie<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970502.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=9780674970502http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Ancient State of Puyŏ in Northeast Asiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737198Byington, Mark E.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737198.jpg"><br /><p><b>Mark E. Byington</b> explores the formation, history, and legacy of ancient Puy&#335;, the earliest archaeologically attested state to arise in northeastern Asia. He discusses how the legacy of Puy&#335; contributed to modes of statecraft of later northeast Asian states and provided a basis for a developing historiographical tradition on the Korean peninsula.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737198http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Information, Territory, and Networkshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088429De Weerdt, Hilde<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088429.jpg"><br /><p>By the late eleventh century the Song court no longer dominated production of information about itself. <b>Hilde De Weert</b> demonstrates how the growing involvement of the literati in publishing such information altered the relationship between court and literati in political communication for the remainder of the Chinese imperial period.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088429http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Thunderstickshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737471Silverman, David J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737471.jpg"><br /><p><b>David Silverman</b> argues against the notion that Indians prized flintlock muskets more for their pyrotechnics than for their efficiency as tools of war. Native peoples fully recognized the potential of firearms to assist them in their struggles against colonial forces, and mostly against one another, as arms races erupted across North America.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737471http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Thomas Hardyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737891Ford, Mark<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737891.jpg"><br /><p>Because Thomas Hardy&rsquo;s poetry and fiction are so closely associated with Wessex, it is easy to forget that he was, in his own words, half a Londoner, moving between country and capital throughout his life. This self-division, <b>Mark Ford</b> says, can be traced not only in works explicitly set in London but in his most regionally circumscribed novels.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737891http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Red Ellenhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971523Beers, Laura<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971523.jpg"><br /><p>Ellen Wilkinson viewed herself as part of an international radical community and became involved in socialist, feminist, and pacifist movements that spanned the globe. By focusing on the extent to which Wilkinson&rsquo;s activism transcended Britain&rsquo;s borders, <b>Laura Beers</b> adjusts our perception of the British Left in the early twentieth century.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971523http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Charlemagnehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737396Fried, Johannes<br />Lewis, Peter<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737396.jpg"><br /><p>When the legendary Frankish king and emperor Charlemagne died in 814 he left behind a dominion and a legacy unlike anything seen in Western Europe since the fall of Rome. <b>Johannes Fried</b> paints a compelling portrait of a devout ruler, a violent time, and a unified kingdom that deepens our understanding of the man often called the father of Europe.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737396http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Taming of Free Speechhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545717Weinrib, Laura<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545717.jpg"><br /><p><b>Laura Weinrib</b> shows how a coalition of lawyers and activists made judicial enforcement of the Bill of Rights a defining feature of American democracy. Protection of civil liberties was a calculated bargain between liberals and conservatives to save the courts from New Deal attack and secure free speech for both labor radicals and businesses.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545717http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Tibet in Agonyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088894Li, Jianglin<br />Wilf, Susan<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088894.jpg"><br /><p><b>Jianglin Li</b> provides the first clear historical account of the Chinese crackdown in Lhasa in 1959. Sifting facts from the distortions of propaganda and partisan politics, she reconstructs a chronology of events that answers lingering questions and tells a gripping story of a crisis whose aftershocks continue to rattle the region today.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088894http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Democracy’s Detectiveshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545502Hamilton, James T.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545502.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=9780674545502http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400The First Crusadehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970786Frankopan, Peter<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970786.jpg"><br /><p>According to tradition, the First Crusade began at Pope Urban II&rsquo;s instigation and culminated in July 1099, when western European knights liberated Jerusalem. But what if the First Crusade&rsquo;s real catalyst lay far to the east of Rome? Countering nearly a millennium of scholarship, <b>Peter Frankopan</b> reveals the First Crusade&rsquo;s untold history.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970786http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Young Professional's Survival Guidehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970816Gunsalus, C. K.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970816.jpg"><br /><p>A nationally recognized expert on professional ethics uses pungent real-world examples to help people new to the work world recognize ethical situations that can lead to career-damaging mistakes&mdash;and prevent them. <b>Gunsalus</b> offers questions to ask yourself, sample scripts to use on others, and guidance in handling disputes fairly and diplomatically.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970816http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Baltichttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970830North, Michael<br />Kronenberg, Kenneth<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970830.jpg"><br /><p>From the Vikings to the EU the Baltic has been a Nordic Mediterranean, a shared maritime zone with distinct patterns of trade, cultural exchange, and conflict. Covering a thousand years in a part of the globe where seas are more connective than land, <b>Michael North</b>&rsquo;s overview transforms the way we think about one of the world&rsquo;s great waterways.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970830http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400After Physicshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970878Albert, David Z<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970878.jpg"><br /><p>Here the philosopher and physicist <b>David Albert</b> argues, among other things, that the difference between past and future can be understood as a mechanical phenomenon of nature and that quantum mechanics makes it impossible to present the entirety of what can be said about the world as a narrative of &ldquo;befores&rdquo; and &ldquo;afters.&rdquo;</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970878http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Citizens Dividedhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970939Post, Robert C.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970939.jpg"><br /><p>First Amendment defenders greeted the Court&rsquo;s <i>Citizens United</i> ruling with enthusiasm, while electoral reformers recoiled in disbelief. <b>Robert C. Post</b> offers a constitutional theory that seeks to reconcile these sharply divided camps, and he explains how the case might have been decided in a way that would preserve free speech and electoral integrity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970939http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Tamilhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674059924Shulman, David<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674059924.jpg"><br /><p>Spoken by eighty million people, Tamil is one of the great world languages, and one of the few ancient languages that survives as a mother tongue. <b>David Shulman</b> presents a comprehensive cultural history of Tamil, emphasizing how its speakers and poets have understood the unique features of their language over its long history.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674059924http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 29 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Just around Midnighthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674416598Hamilton, Jack<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674416598.jpg"><br /><p>When Jimi Hendrix died, the idea of a black man playing lead guitar in a rock band seemed exotic. Yet ten years earlier, Chuck Berry had stood among the most influential rock and roll performers. Why did rock and roll become white? <b>Jack Hamilton</b> challenges the racial categories that distort standard histories of rock music and the 60s revolution.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674416598http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 29 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Bankrupts and Usurers of Imperial Russiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971486Antonov, Sergei<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971486.jpg"><br /><p>As readers of Russian literature know, the nineteenth century was a time of pervasive financial anxiety. Russians of all classes were enmeshed in networks of credit and debt, and borrowing and lending shaped perceptions of material and moral worth. <b>Sergei Antonov</b> recreates this imperial world of borrowers, bankrupts, lenders, and loan sharks.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971486http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 29 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Misreading Law, Misreading Democracyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971417Nourse, Victoria<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971417.jpg"><br /><p><b>Victoria Nourse</b> argues that lawyers must be educated on the basic procedures that define how Congress operates today. Lawmaking creates winners and losers. If lawyers and judges do not understand this, they may embrace the meanings of those who opposed legislation, turning legislative losers into judicial winners and standing democracy on its head.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971417http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 29 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Body Messageshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088948Fantuzzi, Giamila<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088948.jpg"><br /><p>Whether classified as regulators of inflammation, metabolism, or other functions, a distinctive set of molecules enables the body to convey information from one cell to another. <b>Giamila Fantuzzi</b> offers a primer on molecular mediators that coordinate complex bodily processes, and explores the consequences of their discovery for modern medicine.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088948http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 29 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Race and the Totalitarian Centuryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971080Rasberry, Vaughn<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971080.jpg"><br /><p><b>Vaughn Rasberry</b> turns to black culture and politics for an alternative history of the totalitarian century. He shows how black writers reimagined the standard antifascist, anticommunist narrative through the lens of racial injustice, with the U.S. as a tyrannical force in the Third World but also an agent of Asian and African independence.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971080http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 29 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400A Continuous Revolutionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970533Mittler, Barbara<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970533.jpg"><br /><p>Cultural Revolution Culture, often denigrated as pure propaganda, was liked not only in its heyday but continues to be enjoyed today. Considering this art&mdash;music, stage works, posters, comics, literature&mdash;in its <i>longue dur&eacute;e</i>, <b>Barbara Mittler</b> suggests it builds on a tradition of earlier works, allowing for proliferation in contemporary China.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970533http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 29 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Karl Marxhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971615Stedman Jones, Gareth<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971615.jpg"><br /><p><b>Gareth Stedman Jones</b> returns Karl Marx to his nineteenth-century world, before later inventions transformed him into Communism&rsquo;s patriarch and fierce lawgiver. He shows how Marx adapted the philosophies of Kant, Hegel, Feuerbach, and others into ideas that would have&mdash;in ways inconceivable to Marx&mdash;an overwhelming impact in the twentieth century.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971615http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 29 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Rage for Orderhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737464Benton, Lauren<br />Ford, Lisa<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737464.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=9780674737464http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Elusive Refugehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971516Madokoro, Laura<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971516.jpg"><br /><p><b>Laura Madokoro</b> recovers the lost history of millions of displaced Chinese who fled the Communist Revolution and recounts humanitarian efforts to find homes for them outside China. Entrenched bigotry in predominantly white countries, the spread of human rights, Cold War geopolitics, and the Vietnam War shaped refugee policies that still hold sway.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971516http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400QBismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504646von Baeyer, Hans Christian<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674504646.jpg"><br /><p>Short for Quantum Bayesianism, QBism adapts conventional features of quantum mechanics in light of a revised understanding of probability. Using commonsense language, without the equations or weirdness of conventional quantum theory, <b>Hans Christian von Baeyer</b> clarifies the meaning of quantum mechanics and suggests a new approach to general physics.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504646http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400China’s Crony Capitalismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737297Pei, Minxin<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737297.jpg"><br /><p>China&rsquo;s efforts to modernize yielded a kleptocracy characterized by corruption, wealth inequality, and social tensions. Rejecting conventional platitudes about the resilience of Party rule, <b>Minxin Pei</b> gathers unambiguous evidence that beneath China&rsquo;s facade of ever-expanding prosperity and power lies a Leninist state in an advanced stage of decay.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737297http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400A Book of Conquesthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660113Asif, Manan Ahmed<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660113.jpg"><br /><p><b>Manan Ahmed Asif</b> shows that the <i>Chachnama</i> is a sophisticated work of political theory, embedded in both the Indic and Islamic ethos. His social and intellectual history of this text offers an important corrective to the divisions between Muslim and Hindu that so often define Pakistani and Indian politics today.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660113http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Impacthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971059Friedman, Lawrence M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971059.jpg"><br /><p>Under what conditions are laws and rules effective? <b>Lawrence M. Friedman</b> gathers findings from many disciplines into one overarching analysis and lays the groundwork for a cohesive body of work in &ldquo;impact studies.&rdquo; He examines the importance of communication on the part of lawgivers and the nuances of motive among those subject to the law.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971059http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Becoming Who I Amhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971592Savin-Williams, Ritch C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971592.jpg"><br /><p>Proud, happy, grateful&mdash;gay youth describe their lives in terms that would have seemed surprising a generation ago. Yet many adults, including parents, are skeptical of this sea change&mdash;coming out is supposed to involve struggle. This is the kind of thinking, say the honest, humorous young men in <b>Ritch Savin-Williams</b>&rsquo;s new book, that needs to change.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971592http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Capital without Bordershttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674743809Harrington, Brooke<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674743809.jpg"><br /><p>How do the one percent keep getting richer despite financial crises and the myriad of taxes on income, capital gains, and inheritance? <b>Brooke Harrington</b> interviewed professionals who specialize in protecting the fortunes of the world&rsquo;s richest people: wealth managers. To gain access to their tactics and mentality, she trained to become one of them.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674743809http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Cold World They Madehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674046573Robin, Ron<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674046573.jpg"><br /><p><b>Ron Robin</b> looks at the original power couple of strategic studies who, during the most dangerous military standoff in history, gained access to the deepest corridors of power. The Wohlstetters&rsquo; legacy was kept alive by disciples in George W. Bush&rsquo;s administration, and their signature brilliance and hubris continue to shape U.S. policy today.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674046573http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Insanity and Sanctity in Byzantiumhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674057616Rotman, Youval<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674057616.jpg"><br /><p>In the Roman and Byzantine Near East, the holy fool emerged in Christianity as a way of describing individuals whose apparent madness allowed them to achieve a higher level of spirituality. <b>Youval Rotman</b> examines how the figure of the mad saint or mystic was used as a means of individual and collective transformation prior to the rise is Islam.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674057616http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Poem Is Youhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737877Burt, Stephen<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737877.jpg"><br /><p>The variety of contemporary American poetry leaves many readers overwhelmed. The critic, scholar, and poet <b>Stephen Burt</b> sets out to help. Beginning in the early 1980s, where critical consensus ends, he presents 60 poems, each with an original essay explaining how the poem works, why it matters, and how it speaks to other parts of art and culture.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737877http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400This Vast Southern Empirehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737259Karp, Matthew<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737259.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=9780674737259http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Letters of Robert Frost, Volume 2http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674726642Frost, Robert<br />Sheehy, Donald<br />Richardson, Mark<br />Hass, Robert Bernard<br />Atmore, Henry<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674726642.jpg"><br /><p>The second installment of Harvard&rsquo;s critically acclaimed five-volume edition of <b>Robert Frost</b>&rsquo;s correspondence contains letters from 1920 to 1928, 400 of them gathered here for the first time. His 160 correspondents include family, friends, colleagues, fellow writers, visual artists, publishers, educators, librarians, farmers, and admirers.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674726642http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Market as Godhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659681Cox, Harvey<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659681.jpg"><br /><p>The Market has deified itself, according to <b>Harvey Cox</b>&rsquo;s brilliant exegesis. And all of the world&rsquo;s problems&mdash;widening inequality, a rapidly warming planet, the injustices of global poverty&mdash;are consequently harder to solve. Only by tracing how the Market reached its divine status can we hope to restore it to its proper place as servant of humanity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659681http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Digital Gizahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674731233Manuelian, Peter Der<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674731233.jpg"><br /><p>The Giza Plateau represents perhaps the most famous archaeological site in the world. With the advent of new technologies, the Necropolis is now accessible in four dimensions. <b>Peter Der Manuelian</b> explores technologies for cataloging and visualizing Giza and offers more general philosophical reflection on the nature of visualization in archaeology.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674731233http://www.hup.harvard.eduThu, 04 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Bee Timehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970854Winston, Mark L.<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970854.jpg"><br /><p>Being among bees is a full-body experience, <b>Mark Winston</b> writes. <i>Bee Time</i> presents his reflections on three decades spent studying these remarkable creatures, and on the lessons they can teach about how humans might better interact with one another and the natural world, from the boardroom to urban design to agricultural ecosystems.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970854http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 01 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Elvis’s Armyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737686Linn, Brian McAllister<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737686.jpg"><br /><p>When the Army drafted Elvis in 1958, it set about transforming the King of Rock and Roll from a rebellious teen idol into a clean-cut GI trained for nuclear warfare. <b>Brian Linn</b> traces the origins, evolution, and ultimate failure of the army&rsquo;s attempt to reinvent itself for the Atomic Age, and reveals the experiences of its forgotten soldiers.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737686http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 01 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Who Owns the Dead?http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971493Aronson, Jay D.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971493.jpg"><br /><p>After the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Center, Chief Medical Examiner Charles Hirsch proclaimed that his staff would do more than confirm the victims&rsquo; identity. They would attempt to return to families every human body part larger than a thumbnail. As <b>Jay D. Aronson</b> shows, delivering on that promise proved to be a monumentally difficult task.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971493http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 01 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Black Box Societyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970847Pasquale, Frank<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970847.jpg"><br /><p>Every day, corporations are connecting the dots about our personal behavior&mdash;silently scrutinizing clues left behind by our work habits and Internet use. But who connects the dots about what firms are doing with all this information? <b>Frank Pasquale</b> exposes how powerful interests abuse secrecy for profit and explains ways to rein them in.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970847http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 01 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Power of Market Fundamentalismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970885Block, Fred<br />Somers, Margaret R.<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970885.jpg"><br /><p>What is it about free-market ideas that gives them staying power in the face of such failures as persistent unemployment, widening inequality, and financial crises? <i>The Power of Market Fundamentalism</i> extends economist Karl Polanyi&rsquo;s work to explain why these dangerous utopian ideas have become the dominant economic ideology of our time.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970885http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 01 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Standing on Common Groundhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970892Cadava, Geraldo L.<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970892.jpg"><br /><p><i>Standing on Common Ground</i> locates the roots of today&rsquo;s debates over border enforcement in the Sunbelt&rsquo;s pan-ethnic and transnational history, as cross-border ties in the 1940s among entrepreneurs and politicians, and a flourishing cultural traffic among tourists and students, gave way to economic instability and illegal labor migration.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970892http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 01 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400A World Not to Comehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970908Coronado, Raúl<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970908.jpg"><br /><p>In 1808 Napoleon invaded Spain and deposed the king. Overnight, Hispanics were forced to confront modernity and look beyond monarchy and religion for new sources of authority. <b>Ra&uacute;l Coronado</b> focuses on how Texas Mexicans used writing to remake the social fabric in the midst of war and how a Latino literary and intellectual life was born in the New World.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970908http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 01 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Latino Pentecostals in Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970915Espinosa, Gastón<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970915.jpg"><br /><p>Today 12.5 million U.S. Latinos self-identify as Protestant, and Assemblies of God is the destination for one out of four converts. <b>Gast&oacute;n Espinosa</b> reveals the church&rsquo;s struggle for indigenous leadership, racial equality, women in the ministry, and immigration reform and shows why &ldquo;Silent Pentacostals&rdquo; are an activist voice in Evangelical politics.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970915http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 01 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Routes of Powerhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970922Jones, Christopher F.<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970922.jpg"><br /><p>The fossil fuel revolution is usually a tale of advances in energy production. <b>Christopher F. Jones</b> tells a tale of advances in energy access&mdash;canals, pipelines, wires delivering cheap, abundant power to cities at a distance from production sites. Between 1820 and 1930 these new transportation networks set the U.S. on a path to fossil fuel dependence.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970922http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 01 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400In a Different Voicehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970960Gilligan, Carol<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970960.jpg"><br /><p><i>In a Different Voice</i> is the little book that started a revolution, making women&rsquo;s voices heard, in their own right and with their own integrity, for virtually the first time in social scientific theorizing about women. Its impact was immediate and continues to this day, in the academic world and beyond.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970960http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 01 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400Deepwater Horizonhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545236Boebert, Earl<br />Blossom, James M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545236.jpg"><br /><p>In 2010 BP&rsquo;s <i>Deepwater Horizon</i> catastrophe spiraled into the worst human-made economic and ecological disaster in Gulf Coast history. In the most comprehensive account to date, senior systems engineers <b>Earl Boebert</b> and <b>James Blossom</b> show how corporate and engineering decisions, each one individually innocuous, interacted to create the disaster.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545236http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400Next Gen PhDhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504653Sinche, Melanie V.<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674504653.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=9780674504653http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400Nihilism and Negritudehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970724Monga, Célestin<br />Velguth, Madeleine<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970724.jpg"><br /><p>In a searching meditation on ways of living in modern Africa, <b>C&eacute;lestin Monga</b> dispels the stereotypes that cloud how outsiders view the continent, and how Africans sometimes view themselves. He shows how dance, music, bodily experience, faith, and mourning reflect a nihilism that finds meaning and joy in a life that would otherwise seem absurd.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970724http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400Music in Timehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780964031760Clark, Suzannah<br />Rehding, Alexander<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780964031760.jpg"><br /><p><i>Music in Time</i> probes the temporality of music from many perspectives, in response to Christopher F. Hasty&rsquo;s groundbreaking <i>Meter as Rhythm</i>. The essays bridge the conventional divides between theory, history, ethnomusicology, aesthetics, performance practice, cognitive psychology, and dance studies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780964031760http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400Courtesans, Concubines, and the Cult of Female Fidelityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970649Bossler, Beverly<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970649.jpg"><br /><p><i>Courtesans, Concubines, and the Cult of Female Fidelity</i> traces changing gender relations in China from the tenth to fourteenth centuries. By taking women&mdash;and men&rsquo;s relationships with women&mdash;seriously, this book makes a case for the centrality of gender relations in the social, political, and intellectual life of the Song and Yuan dynasties.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970649http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Destruction of the Medieval Chinese Aristocracyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970656Tackett, Nicolas<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970656.jpg"><br /><p>Historians have long been perplexed by the complete disappearance of the medieval Chinese aristocracy by the tenth century&mdash;the &ldquo;great clans&rdquo; that had dominated China for centuries. <b>Nicolas Tackett</b> resolves the enigma of their disappearance using new, digital methodologies to analyze a dazzling array of sources.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970656http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400Sommehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545199Sebag-Montefiore, Hugh<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545199.jpg"><br /><p>Rescuing from history the heroes on the front line whose bravery has been overlooked, and giving voice to their bereaved relatives at home, <b>Hugh Sebag-Montefiore</b> reveals the Battle of the Somme in all its glory and misery, helping us to realize that there are many meaningful ways to define a battle when seen through the eyes of those who lived it.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545199http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 18 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Politics of Mourninghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737242McElya, Micki<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737242.jpg"><br /><p>Arlington National Cemetery is America&rsquo;s most sacred shrine, a destination for four million visitors who each year tour its grounds and honor those buried there. For many, Arlington&rsquo;s symbolic importance places it beyond politics. Yet as <b>Micki McElya</b> shows, no site in the United States plays a more political role in shaping national identity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737242http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 18 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400Practice for Lifehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970663Cuba, Lee<br />Jennings, Nancy<br />Lovett, Suzanne<br />Swingle, Joseph<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970663.jpg"><br /><p>Undergraduates do not experience college as having a clear beginning and end. Their engagement with higher education is at best episodic. But as <i>Practice for Life</i> shows, the disruptions provide opportunities for reflection and course-correction as students learn to navigate the future uncertainties of adulthood.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970663http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 18 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400Elizabeth Bishop at Workhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660175Cook, Eleanor<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660175.jpg"><br /><p>Critics and biographers praise Elizabeth Bishop&rsquo;s poetry but have little to say about how it does its sublime work&mdash;in the ear and in the mind&rsquo;s eye. <b>Eleanor Cook</b> examines in detail Bishop&rsquo;s diction, syntax, rhythm, and meter, her acute sense of place, and her attention to the natural world. Writers, readers, and teachers will all benefit.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660175http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 18 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400Sign and Designhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024071Bedos-Rezak, Brigitte Miriam<br />Hamburger, Jeffrey F.<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024071.jpg"><br /><p><i>Sign and Design</i> addresses the pictorial dimension of writing systems from cross-cultural and multidisciplinary perspectives. Historians, paleographers, and anthropologists engage with pictographic, ideographic, and logographic writing systems and alphabetic scripts, examining diverse examples of cross-pollination between language and art.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024071http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 18 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Story of Alicehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970762Douglas-Fairhurst, Robert<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970762.jpg"><br /><p><b>Robert Douglas-Fairhurst</b> illuminates two entangled lives: the Oxford mathematician Charles Dodgson (Lewis Carroll) and Alice Liddell, the child for whom he invented the Alice stories. This relationship influenced Carroll&rsquo;s imaginative creation of Wonderland&mdash;a sheltered world apart during the stormy transition from the Victorian to the modern era.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970762http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 18 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400Peasants, Power, and Placehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781932650150Baker, Mark R.<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9781932650150.jpg"><br /><p><b>Mark R. Baker</b> focuses on Ukrainian-speaking peasants during the 1914&ndash;1921 revolutionary period. Arguing that the peasants of Kharkiv province thought of themselves primarily as members of their particular village communities, and not as members of any nation or class, he advances the historiography beyond the ideologized categories of the Cold War.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781932650150http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 18 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400Literary History in the Parian Marblehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674417236Rotstein, Andrea<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674417236.jpg"><br /><p>Inscribed after 264 BCE, the Parian Marble gives a chronological list of events, emphasizing literary matters. It has not been the subject of a comprehensive study for almost a century. <b>Andrea Rotstein</b> offers new analysis and updated information about the inscription, including a revision of <b>Felix Jacoby</b>&rsquo;s Greek text and a complete translation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674417236http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Logic of Disorderhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504707Greeley, Robin Adèle<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674504707.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Logic of Disorder</i> presents for the first time to the English-speaking world the writings of seminal Mexican contemporary visual artist Abraham Cruzvillegas. Each of the texts included in this volume is fully annotated and is accompanied by a number of critical studies by leading curators and scholars.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504707http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400The <i>Aethiopis</i>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088313Davies, Malcolm<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088313.jpg"><br /><p>The once influential theory Neoanalysis held that motifs and episodes in the <a class="publicationTitle" href="/catalog.php?isbn=9780674995796">Iliad</a> derive from the <i>Aethiopis</i>. Given its vast potential implications for the <i>Iliad</i>&rsquo;s origins, the recent revival of Neoanalysis in subtler form inspires this critical reappraisal by <b>Malcolm Davies</b> of that theory&rsquo;s more sophisticated reincarnation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088313http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400Geo-Narratives of a Filial Sonhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088436Kindall, Elizabeth<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088436.jpg"><br /><p><b>Elizabeth Kindall</b>&rsquo;s definitive study elucidates the context for the paintings of Huang Xiangjian (1609&ndash;1673) and identifies geo-narrative as a distinct landscape-painting tradition lauded for its naturalistic immediacy, experiential topography, and dramatic narratives of moral persuasion, class identification, and biographical commemoration.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088436http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400Bhāviveka on Sāmkhya and Vedāntahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088498Qvarnström, Olle<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p>The <i>Madhyamakahrdayak&amacr;rik&amacr;</i> along with its auto-commentary, the <i>Tarkajv&amacr;l&amacr;</i>, is the earliest work to examine &Sacute;r&amacr;vaka, Yog&amacr;c&amacr;ra, S&amacr;mkhya, Vai&sacute;esika, Ved&amacr;nta, and M&imacr;m&amacr;ms&amacr; in detail. <b>Olle Qvarnstr&ouml;m</b> provides a critical edition and English translation of the S&amacr;mkhya and Ved&amacr;nta chapters of this treatise and a historical introduction.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088498http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400Materials Toward the Study of Vasubandhu’s <i>Viṁśikā</i> (I)http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970670Silk, Jonathan A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><b>Jonathan A. Silk</b> provides the most comprehensive philological accounting of this fundamental work of Indian Buddhist philosopher Vasubandhu. The edition and translation of the Sanskrit text includes core verses and author commentary based directly on manuscript evidence, accompanied by texts from the Tibetan Tanjurs and a manuscript from Dunhuang.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970670http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400Celestial Mastershttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737167Kleeman, Terry F.<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737167.jpg"><br /><p><i>Celestial Masters</i> is the first book in any Western language devoted solely to the founding of Daoism. It traces the movement from the mid-second century CE through the sixth century, and provides a detailed analysis of ritual life within the movement, covering the roles of common believer or Daoist citizen, novice, and priest or libationer.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737167http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400Papers of John Adams, Volume 18http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545076Adams, John<br />Lint, Gregg L.<br />Martin, Sara<br />Taylor, C. James<br />Georgini, Sara<br />Woodward, Hobson<br />Sikes, Sara B.<br />Norton, Amanda Mathews<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545076.jpg"><br /><p>Volume 18 of the <i>Papers of John Adams</i> chronicles <b>John Adams</b>&rsquo; tenure as minister to Great Britain and his joint commission, with Jefferson, to negotiate treaties with Europe and North Africa. Adams found it impossible to do &ldquo;any Thing Satisfactory&rdquo; with Britain, and the volume ends with his decision to resign his posts.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545076http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400Constitutional Morality and the Rise of Quasi-Lawhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088870Frohnen, Bruce P.<br />Carey, George W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088870.jpg"><br /><p>Americans are ruled by an unwritten constitution consisting of executive orders, signing statements, and other quasi-laws designed to reform society, <b>Bruce Frohnen</b> and <b>George Carey</b> argue. Consequently, the Constitution no longer means what it says to the people it is supposed to govern and the government no longer acts according to the rule of law.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088870http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Digital Differencehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504936Neuman, W. Russell<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674504936.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=9780674504936http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Cancer Stem Cellshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088740Laplane, Lucie<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088740.jpg"><br /><p>A new therapeutic strategy could break the stalemate in the war on cancer by targeting not all cancerous cells but the small fraction that lie at the root of cancers. <b>Lucie Laplane</b> offers a comprehensive analysis of cancer stem cell theory, based on an original interdisciplinary approach that combines biology, biomedical history, and philosophy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088740http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Choice, Preferences, and Procedureshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674725126Suzumura, Kotaro<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674725126.jpg"><br /><p>Social choice theory critically assesses and rationally designs economic mechanisms for improving human well-being. <b>Kotaro Suzumura</b>&mdash;one of the world&rsquo;s foremost thinkers in social choice theory and welfare economics&mdash;fuses abstract ideas with real-world economies to examine foundational issues of normative economics and collective decision making.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674725126http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Angelinetum and Other Poemshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545021Marrasio, Giovanni<br />Chatfield, Mary P.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545021.jpg"><br /><p><b>Giovanni Marrasio</b> was esteemed in the Renaissance as the first to revive the ancient Latin elegy, and his <i>Angelinetum</i>, or &ldquo;Angelina&rsquo;s Garden,&rdquo; and other poems explores that genre in all its variety, from love poetry, to a description of a court masque, to political panegyric, to poetic exchanges with famous humanists of the day.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545021http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Naked Blogger of Cairohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737082Kraidy, Marwan M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737082.jpg"><br /><p>Across the Arab world, protesters voiced dissent through slogans, graffiti, puppetry, videos, and satire that called for the overthrow of dictatorial regimes. Investigating what drives people to risk everything to express themselves in rebellious art, <b>Marwan M. Kraidy</b> uncovers the creative insurgency at the heart of the Arab uprisings of 2010&ndash;2012.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737082http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Battle for Bed-Stuyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545069Woodsworth, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545069.jpg"><br /><p>In the 1960s Brooklyn&rsquo;s Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood was labeled America&rsquo;s largest ghetto. But its brownstones housed a coterie of black professionals intent on bringing order and hope to the community. In telling their story <b>Michael Woodsworth</b> reinterprets the War on Poverty by revealing its roots in local activism and policy experiments.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545069http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Legible Religionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088719MacRae, Duncan<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088719.jpg"><br /><p>Scholars have long separated a few privileged &ldquo;religions of the Book&rdquo; from faiths lacking sacred texts, including ancient Roman religion. Looking beyond this distinction, <b>Duncan MacRae</b> delves into Roman treatises on the nature of gods and rituals to grapple with a central question: what was the significance of books in a religion without scripture?</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088719http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Lyric in the Age of the Brainhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545120Skillman, Nikki<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545120.jpg"><br /><p>Science has transformed understandings of the mind, supplying physiological explanations for what once seemed transcendental. <b>Nikki Skillman</b> shows how lyric poets&mdash;caught between a reductive scientific view and na&iuml;ve literary metaphors&mdash;struggled to articulate a vision of consciousness that was both scientifically informed and poetically truthful.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545120http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Latinhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659964Leonhardt, Jürgen<br />Kronenberg, Kenneth<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659964.jpg"><br /><p>The mother tongue of the Roman Empire and the lingua franca of the West for centuries afterward, Latin survives today primarily in classrooms and texts. Yet this &ldquo;dead language&rdquo; is unique in the influence it has exerted across centuries and continents. <b>J&uuml;rgen Leonhardt</b> offers the story of the first &ldquo;world language,&rdquo; from antiquity to the present.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659964http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Italy Illuminated, Volume 2http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674054950Flavio, Biondo<br />White, Jeffrey A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674054950.jpg"><br /><p><b>Biondo Flavio</b> was a pioneering figure in the Renaissance discovery of antiquity and popularized the term Middle Age to describe the period between the fall of the Roman Empire and the revival of antiquity in his own time. <i>Italy Illuminated</i> is a topographical work exploring the Roman roots of Italy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674054950http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400My Secret Bookhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674003460Petrarca, Francesco<br />Mann, Nicholas<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674003460.jpg"><br /><p><b>Petrarch</b> was the leading spirit in the Renaissance movement to revive literary Latin, the language of the Roman Empire, and Greco-Roman culture in general. <i>My Secret Book</i> reveals a remarkable self-awareness as he probes and evaluates the springs of his own morally dubious addictions to fame and love.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674003460http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Rome in Triumph, Volume 1http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674055049Flavio, Biondo<br />Muecke, Frances<br />Pincelli, Maria Agata<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674055049.jpg"><br /><p><b>Biondo Flavio</b> was a pioneering figure in the Renaissance discovery of antiquity and popularized the term Middle Age to describe the period between the fall of the Roman Empire and the revival of antiquity in his own time. <i>Rome in Triumph</i> is the capstone of his research program, addressing the question: What made Rome great?</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674055049http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Authors in Courthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674048041Rose, Mark<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674048041.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=9780674048041http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Beyond Timbuktuhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674050822Kane, Ousmane Oumar<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674050822.jpg"><br /><p>Timbuktu is famous as a center of learning from Islam&rsquo;s Golden Age. Yet it was one among many scholarly centers to exist in precolonial West Africa. <b>Ousmane Kane</b> charts the rise of Muslim learning in West Africa from the beginning of Islam to the present day and corrects lingering misconceptions about Africa&rsquo;s Muslim heritage and its influence.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674050822http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Harvard Studies in Classical Philology, Volume 108http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674417540Thomas, Richard F.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><i>Harvard Studies in Classical Philology, Volume 108</i> includes James Adams, &ldquo;The Latin of the Magerius Mosaic&rdquo;; Lucia Floridi, &ldquo;The Construction of a Homoerotic Discourse in the Epigrams of Ausonius&rdquo;; Benjamin Garstad, &ldquo;Rome in the Alexander Romance&rdquo;; Christopher Jones, &ldquo;The Greek Letters Ascribed to Brutus&rdquo;; and other essays.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674417540http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Civil Warhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997035Caesar<br />Damon, Cynthia<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997035.jpg"><br /><p><i>Civil War</i> provides a vigorous, direct, clear, third-personal, impassioned account of <b>Caesar</b>&rsquo;s campaigns during the civil war of 49&shy;&ndash;48 BC, drawn from his three books of <i>commentarii</i>.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997035http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Confessions, Volume IIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996939Augustine<br />Hammond, Carolyn J.-B.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674996939.jpg"><br /><p><i>Confessions</i> is a spiritual autobiography of <b>Augustine</b>&rsquo;s early life, family, associations, and explorations of alternative religious and theological viewpoints as he moved toward his conversion. Cast as a prayer addressed to God, it offers a gripping personal story and a philosophical exploration destined to have broad and lasting impact.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996939http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Legal Plunderhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737280Smail, Daniel Lord<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737280.jpg"><br /><p>As a Europe grew rich in the Middle Ages, the well-made clothes, linens, and wares of households often substituted for hard currency. Pawnbrokers kept goods in circulation, and sergeants of the law marched into debtors&rsquo; homes to seize belongings equal in value to debts owed. <b>David Smail</b> describes a material world on the cusp of modern capitalism.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737280http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Imagined Futureshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088825Beckert, Jens<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088825.jpg"><br /><p>Consumers, investors, and corporations orient their activities toward a future that contains opportunities and risks. How do these actors assess uncertainty? <b>Jens Beckert</b> adds a new chapter to the theory of capitalism by showing how fictional expectations drive modern economies&mdash;or throw them into crisis when imagined futures fail to materialize.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088825http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400A Floating Chinamanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967908Hsu, Hua<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674967908.jpg"><br /><p>Who gets to speak for China? During the interwar years, when American condescension toward China yielded to fascination with all things Chinese, a circle of writers sparked an unprecedented conversation over U.S.&ndash;Chinese relations. <b>Hua Hsu</b> tells how they became ensnared in bitter rivalries over who could claim the title of leading China expert.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967908http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400The End of Sex and the Future of Human Reproductionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674728967Greely, Henry T.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674728967.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=9780674728967http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400One-Way Streethttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674052291Benjamin, Walter<br />Jennings, Michael W.<br />Jephcott, Edmund<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674052291.jpg"><br /><p>Presented in a new edition with expanded notes, this genre-defying meditation on the semiotics of late-1920s Weimar culture, composed of 60 short prose pieces that vary wildly in style and theme, offers a fresh opportunity to encounter <b>Walter Benjamin</b> at his most virtuosic and experimental, writing in a vein that anticipates later masterpieces.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674052291http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Discovery of Chancehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737112Kelly, Aileen M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737112.jpg"><br /><p>The intellectual Alexander Herzen was as famous in his day as Tolstoy and Dostoevsky. <b>Aileen Kelly</b> presents the first fully rounded study of the farsighted genius whom Isaiah Berlin called the forerunner of much twentieth-century thought. For Herzen, history, like Darwinian nature, was an improvisation both constrained and encouraged by chance.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737112http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Hate Crimes in Cyberspacehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659902Citron, Danielle Keats<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659902.jpg"><br /><p>Some see the Internet as a Wild West where those who venture online must be thick-skinned enough to endure verbal attacks in the name of free speech protection. <b>Danielle Keats Citron</b> rejects this view. Cyber-harassment is a matter of civil rights law, and legal precedents as well as social norms of decency and civility must be leveraged to stop it.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659902http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Corruption in Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659988Teachout, Zephyr<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659988.jpg"><br /><p>When Louis XVI gave Ben Franklin a diamond-encrusted snuffbox, the gift troubled Americans: it threatened to corrupt him by clouding his judgment. By contrast, in 2010 the Supreme Court gave corporations the right to spend unlimited money to influence elections. <b>Zephyr Teachout</b> shows that <i>Citizens United</i> was both bad law and bad history.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659988http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Track Changeshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674417076Kirschenbaum, Matthew G.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674417076.jpg"><br /><p>Writing in the digital age has been as messy as the inky rags in Gutenberg&rsquo;s shop or the molten lead of a Linotype machine. <b>Matthew Kirschenbaum</b> examines how creative authorship came to coexist with the computer revolution. Who were the early adopters, and what made others anxious? Was word processing just a better typewriter, or something more?</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674417076http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Dream of the Great American Novelhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659896Buell, Lawrence<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659896.jpg"><br /><p>The first book in many years to take in the full sweep of national fiction, <i>The Dream of the Great American Novel</i> explains why this supposedly antiquated idea continues to thrive. It shows that four G.A.N. &ldquo;scripts&rdquo; are keys to the dynamics of American literature and identity&mdash;and to the myth of a nation perpetually under construction.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659896http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Too Big to Jailhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659919Garrett, Brandon L.<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659919.jpg"><br /><p>American courts routinely hand down harsh sentences to individuals, but a very different standard of justice applies to corporations. <i>Too Big to Jail</i> takes readers into a complex, compromised world of backroom deals, for an unprecedented look at what happens when criminal charges are brought against a major company in the United States.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659919http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Airport Landscapehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781934510476Dümpelmann, Sonja<br />Waldheim, Charles<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9781934510476.jpg"><br /><p>Airports are central to the life of cities but have remained relatively peripheral in design discourse. In <i>Airport Landscape</i>, case study projects for the ecological enhancement of operating airports and the conversion of abandoned airports demonstrate, through a range of practices, the significance of airports as sites of design.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781934510476http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Strangers in Our Midsthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088900Miller, David<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088900.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=9780674088900http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Holes in the Headhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024125Verano, John W.<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024125.jpg"><br /><p>Trepanation is the oldest surgical procedure known from antiquity, but its origins, evolution, and the reasons for doing it remain unclear. <i>Holes in the Head</i> examines trepanation in ancient Peru and explores its origins and spread throughout the Central Andes, focusing on techniques, success rates, and possible motivations for trepanning.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024125http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Irish Enlightenmenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674045774Brown, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674045774.jpg"><br /><p>Scotland and England produced well-known intellectuals during the Enlightenment, but Ireland&rsquo;s contribution to this revolution in Western thought has received less attention. <b>Michael Brown</b> shows that Ireland also had its Enlightenment, which for a brief time opened up the possibility of a tolerant society, despite a history of sectarian conflict.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674045774http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Admiral Bill Halseyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674049635Hughes, Thomas Alexander<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674049635.jpg"><br /><p>William Halsey, the most famous naval officer of World War II, was known for fearlessness, steely resolve, and impulsive errors. In this definitive biography, <b>Thomas Hughes</b> punctures the popular caricature of the fighting admiral to present a revealing human portrait of his personal and professional life as it was lived in times of war and peace.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674049635http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Ties of Kinshiphttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781932650136Raffensperger, Christian<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9781932650136.jpg"><br /><p><b>Christian Raffensperger</b> tracks the dynastic marriages of the Volodimerovi&#269;i, the ruling family of Rus&acute;. Using a modern scholarly approach and broad range of primary sources, he delivers a fully realized picture of the Volodimerovi&#269;i from the tenth through twelfth centuries and the first comprehensive, scholarly treatment of the subject in English.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781932650136http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Habsburg Empirehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674047761Judson, Pieter M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674047761.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=9780674047761http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400Holy Men of Mount Athoshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088764Greenfield, Richard P. H.<br />Talbot, Alice-Mary<br />McGrath, Stamatina<br />Alexakis, Alexander<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088764.jpg"><br /><p>Mount Athos was the most famous center of Byzantine monasticism and remains the spiritual heart of the Orthodox Church today. <i>Holy Men of Mount Athos</i> presents the <i>Lives</i> of five holy men who lived there at different times, from the ninth century to the last decades of the Byzantine period in the early fifteenth century.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088764http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400Shantytown, USAhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660458Goff, Lisa<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660458.jpg"><br /><p>Shantytowns once occupied a central place in America&rsquo;s urban landscape. <b>Lisa Goff</b> shows how these resourceful dwellings were not merely the byproducts of hardship but potent assertions of self-reliance. Their legacy is felt in sites of political activism, from campus shanties protesting apartheid to the tent cities of Occupy Wall Street.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660458http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400Red Legacies in Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737181Li, Jie<br />Zhang, Enhua<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737181.jpg"><br /><p>In <i>Red Legacies in China</i>, Mao-era legacies serve as a framework to examine the cultural productions and afterlives of the communist revolution in order to understand China&rsquo;s continuities and transformations from socialism to postsocialism. Essays discuss arts, literature and film, language and thought, architecture, museums, and memorials.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737181http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400Burying Autumnhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737204Hu, Ying<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737204.jpg"><br /><p>Beheaded for plotting against the Qing empire, poet Qiu Jin would later be celebrated as a Republican martyr and China&rsquo;s first feminist. <b>Hu Ying</b> studies Qiu&rsquo;s enduring bond with Wu Zhiying and Xu Zihua, who braved political persecution to keep her legacy alive. In doing so, their friendship fulfilled its ultimate socially transformative potential.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737204http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Mormon Jesushttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737433Turner, John G.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737433.jpg"><br /><p>For two centuries, Jesus has connected the Latter-day Saints to broader currents of Christianity, even while particular Mormon beliefs have been points of differentiation. From the author of <a href="/catalog.php?isbn=9780674416857">the definitive life of Brigham Young</a> comes a biography of the Mormon Jesus that enriches our understanding of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737433http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400The French Resistancehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674731226Wieviorka, Olivier<br />Todd, Jane Marie<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674731226.jpg"><br /><p><b>Olivier Wieviorka</b>&rsquo;s history of the French Resistance debunks lingering myths and offers fresh insight into social, political, and military aspects of its operation. He reveals not one but many interlocking homegrown groups often at odds over goals, methods, and leadership. Yet, despite a lack of unity, these fighters braved Nazism without blinking.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674731226http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400On Plato’s <i>Timaeus</i>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674599178Calcidius<br />Magee, John<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674599178.jpg"><br /><p>In the fourth century CE, <b>Calcidius</b> translated into Latin an important section of Plato&rsquo;s <a class="publicationTitle" href="/catalog.php?isbn=9780674992573">Timaeus</a>, complemented by commentary and organized into coordinated parts. Its organization subsequently informed the sense of macrocosm and microcosm&mdash;of the world and our place in it&mdash;which is prevalent in western European thought in the Middle Ages.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674599178http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400Old English Psalmshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504752O’Neill, Patrick P.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674504752.jpg"><br /><p>The Latin psalms&mdash;translated into Old English&mdash;figured prominently in the lives of Anglo-Saxons, whether sung by clerics, studied as a textbook for language learning, or recited in private devotion by lay people. The complete text of all 150 prose and verse psalms is available here in contemporary English for the first time.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504752http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400Education and the Commercial Mindsethttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674049178Abrams, Samuel E.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674049178.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=9780674049178http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400Nothing Ever Dieshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660342Nguyen, Viet Thanh<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660342.jpg"><br /><p><i>Nothing Ever Dies</i>, <b>Viet Thanh Nguyen</b> writes. All wars are fought twice, the first time on the battlefield, the second time in memory. From the author of the Pulitzer Prize&ndash;winning novel <i>The Sympathizer</i> comes a searching exploration of a conflict that lives on in the collective memory of both the Americans and the Vietnamese.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660342http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400Finding Timehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660168Boushey, Heather<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660168.jpg"><br /><p>Employers demand more of employees&rsquo; time while leaving the important things in life&mdash;health, family&mdash;for workers to take care of on their own time and dime. How can workers get ahead while making sure their families don&rsquo;t fall behind? <b>Heather Boushey</b> shows in detail that economic efficiency and equity do not have to be enemies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660168http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400Private Wrongshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659803Ripstein, Arthur<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659803.jpg"><br /><p>Tort law recognizes the many ways one person wrongs another. <b>Arthur Ripstein</b> brings coherence to torts&rsquo; diversity in a philosophically grounded, analytically powerful theory. He shows that all torts violate the basic moral idea that each person is in charge of his or her own person and property, and never in charge of another&rsquo;s person or property.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659803http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400Lysenko's Ghosthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674089051Graham, Loren<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674089051.jpg"><br /><p>Lysenko became one of the most notorious figures in twentieth-century science after his genetic theories were discredited decades ago. Yet some scientists now claim that discoveries in epigenetics prove that he was right after all. <b>Loren Graham</b> reopens the case, to determine whether new developments in molecular biology validate Lysenko&rsquo;s claims.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674089051http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400From the War on Poverty to the War on Crimehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737235Hinton, Elizabeth<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737235.jpg"><br /><p>How did the land of the free become the home of the world&rsquo;s largest prison system? <b>Elizabeth Hinton</b> traces the rise of mass incarceration to an ironic source: not the War on Drugs of the Reagan administration but the War on Crime that began during Johnson&rsquo;s Great Society at the height of the civil rights era.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737235http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400The Great Accelerationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545038McNeill, J. R.<br />Engelke, Peter<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545038.jpg"><br /><p>The pace of energy use, greenhouse gas emissions, and population growth has thrust the planet into a new age&mdash;the Anthropocene. Humans have altered the planet&rsquo;s biogeochemical systems without consciously managing them. <i>The Great Acceleration</i> explains the causes, consequences, and uncertainties of this massive uncontrolled experiment.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545038http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400Shaper Nationshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660212Hitchcock, William I.<br />Leffler, Melvyn P.<br />Legro, Jeffrey W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660212.jpg"><br /><p><i>Shaper Nations</i> provides perspectives on the national strategies of eight countries that are shaping global politics in the twenty-first century. The volume&rsquo;s authors offer a unique viewpoint: they live and work primarily in the country about which they write, bringing an insider&rsquo;s feel for national debates and politics.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660212http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400Emily Dickinson’s Poemshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737969Dickinson, Emily<br />Miller, Cristanne<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737969.jpg"><br /><p><b>Cris Miller</b>&rsquo;s volume of <b>Emily Dickinson</b>&rsquo;s complete poems is the only edition to distinguish in easy visual form the poems Dickinson took pains to copy carefully onto folded sheets in fair hand&mdash;arguably to preserve them for posterity&mdash;from the poems she retained in rougher form or did not retain.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737969http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400Global Inequalityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737136Milanovic, Branko<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737136.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=9780674737136http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400War by Other Meanshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737211Blackwill, Robert D.<br />Harris, Jennifer M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737211.jpg"><br /><p>Nations carry out geopolitical combat through economic means. Yet America often reaches for the gun over the purse to advance its interests abroad. <b>Robert Blackwill</b> and <b>Jennifer Harris</b> show that if U.S. policies are left uncorrected, the price in blood and treasure will only grow. Geoeconomic warfare requires a new vision of U.S. statecraft.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737211http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400Dantehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504868Santagata, Marco<br />Dixon, Richard<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674504868.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=9780674504868http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400Coup d'Étathttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737266Luttwak, Edward N.<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737266.jpg"><br /><p><b>Edward Luttwak</b>&rsquo;s shocking 1968 handbook showed, step-by-step, how governments could be overthrown and inspired anti-coup precautions around the world. In addition to these instructions, his revised handbook offers a new way of looking at political power&mdash;one that considers the vulnerability of stable democracies after prolonged economic distress.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737266http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400Heart of Europehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674058095Wilson, Peter H.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674058095.jpg"><br /><p>The Holy Roman Empire lasted a thousand years, far longer than ancient Rome. Its continuity rested on the ideal of a unified Christian civilization. As <b>Peter Wilson</b> shows, the Empire tells the story of Europe better than histories of individual nation-states, and its legacy can be seen today in debates over the nature of the European Union.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674058095http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500Éamon de Valerahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660380Fanning, Ronan<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660380.jpg"><br /><p><b>Ronan Fanning</b> offers a reappraisal of the most famous, and most divisive, political figure in modern Irish history, reconciling &Eacute;amon de Valera&rsquo;s shortcomings with a recognition of his achievement as the statesman who embodied Irish independence and spared the nation decades of unproductive debate on the pros and cons of remaining tied to Britain.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660380http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500African Pentecostals in Catholic Europehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737099Butticci, Annalisa<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737099.jpg"><br /><p>Catholic Italy is a destination for migrants from Nigeria and Ghana, who bring their own form of Christianity&mdash;Pentecostalism, the most Protestant of Christian faiths. At the heart of <b>Annalisa Butticci</b>&rsquo;s ethnography is a paradox. Believers on both sides are driven by a desire to find sensuous, material ways to make the divine visible and tangible.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737099http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500Legislating Instabilityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088887Goodspeed, Tyler Beck<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088887.jpg"><br /><p>From 1716 to 1845 Scottish banks were among the most dynamic and resilient in Europe, effectively absorbing economic shocks that rocked markets in London and on the continent. <b>Tyler Beck Goodspeed</b> explains the paradox that Scotland&rsquo;s banking system achieved this success without the regulations Adam Smith considered necessary for economic stability.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088887http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500From Steel to Slotshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660496Taft, Chloe E.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660496.jpg"><br /><p>Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, was synonymous with steel. But after the factories closed, the city bet its future on casino gambling. <b>Chloe Taft</b> describes a city struggling to make sense of the ways global capitalism transforms jobs, landscapes, and identities. While residents often have few cards to play, the shape economic progress takes is not inevitable.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660496http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500The Empire That Would Not Diehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088771Haldon, John<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088771.jpg"><br /><p>The eastern Roman Empire was the largest state in western Eurasia in the sixth century. A century later, it was a fraction of its former size. Ravaged by warfare and disease, the empire seemed destined to collapse. Yet it did not die. <b>John Haldon</b> elucidates the factors that allowed the empire to survive against all odds into the eighth century.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088771http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500The Topological Imaginationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504561Fletcher, Angus<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674504561.jpg"><br /><p>In a bold and boundary-defining work, <b>Angus Fletcher</b> clears a space for an intellectual encounter with the shape of human imagining. Joining literature and topology&mdash;a branch of mathematics&mdash;he maps the ways the imagination&rsquo;s contours are formed by the spherical earth&rsquo;s patterns and cycles, and shows how the world we inhabit also inhabits us.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504561http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500Exemptionshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659872Greenawalt, Kent<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659872.jpg"><br /><p>Should laws apply to everyone, or should some people be exempt because of conflicting religious or moral convictions? Through a close study of several cases, from abortion to taxes, <b>Kent Greenawalt</b> demonstrates how to weigh competing values without losing sight of practical considerations like the difficulty of implementing a specific law.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659872http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500Naturalism, Realism, and Normativityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659698Putnam, Hilary<br />De Caro, Mario<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659698.jpg"><br /><p><b>Hilary Putnam</b>&rsquo;s writings have shaped epistemology, ethics, metaphysics, philosophy of physics and mathematics, and philosophy of mind. This volume illustrates his willingness to revisit past arguments, above all how to articulate a theory of naturalism which acknowledges that normative phenomena form an ineluctable part of human experience.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659698http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500Africans in the Old Southhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674495166Sparks, Randy J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674495166.jpg"><br /><p>The Atlantic slave trade was the largest forced migration in history, yet most of its stories are lost. <b>Randy Sparks</b> examines the few remaining reconstructed experiences of West Africans who lived in the South between 1740 and 1860. Their stories highlight the diversity of struggles that confronted every African who arrived on American shores.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674495166http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500Uyghur Nationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660373Brophy, David<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660373.jpg"><br /><p>Along the Russian&ndash;Qing frontier in the nineteenth century, a new political space emerged, shaped by competing imperial and spiritual loyalties, cross-border economic and social ties, and revolution. <b>David Brophy</b> explores how a community of Central Asian Muslims responded to these historic changes by reinventing themselves as the Uyghur nation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660373http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500The One <i>King Lear</i>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504844Vickers, Brian<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674504844.jpg"><br /><p>In the 1980s influential scholars argued that Shakespeare revised King Lear in light of theatrical performance, resulting in two texts by the bard&rsquo;s own hand. The two-text theory hardened into orthodoxy. Here Sir <b>Brian Vickers</b> makes the case that Shakespeare did not cut his original text. At stake is the way his greatest play is read and performed.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504844http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500Brothers of the Quillhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674736573Clarke, Norma<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674736573.jpg"><br /><p>Oliver Goldsmith arrived in England a penniless Irishman and toiled for years in the anonymity of Grub Street. <b>Norma Clarke</b> tells how this destitute scribbler became one of literary London&rsquo;s most celebrated authors, transmuting dark truths about the empire into fable and nostalgia whose undertow of Irish indignation remains just barely perceptible.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674736573http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500Saving the Mediahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659759Cagé, Julia<br />Goldhammer, Arthur<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659759.jpg"><br /><p><b>Julia Cag&eacute;</b> explains the economics and history of the media crisis and offers a solution: a nonprofit media organization, midway between a foundation and a joint stock company, supported by readers, employees, and innovative financing such as crowdfunding. Her business model is inspired by a central idea: that news, like education, is a public good.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659759http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500History and Presencehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674047891Orsi, Robert A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674047891.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=9780674047891http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 29 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500Informed Powerhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660182Dubcovsky, Alejandra<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660182.jpg"><br /><p><b>Alejandra Dubcovsky</b> maps channels of information exchange in the American South, exploring how colonists came into possession of knowledge in a region that lacked a regular mail system or a printing press until the 1730s. She describes ingenious oral networks, and she uncovers important lessons about the nexus of information and power.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660182http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 29 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500Politics against Dominationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674743847Shapiro, Ian<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2016<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674743847.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=9780674743847http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 29 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500