Harvard University Press - New Bookshttp://www.hup.harvard.eduPublications from Harvard University Press: New Booksen-usCopyright 2017 Harvard University PressContact_HUP@harvard.eduWed, 28 Jun 2017 13:43:38 -0400Diagohttp://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.eduFri, 04 Aug 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.eduFri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Middle Ageshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975361Fried, Johannes<br />Lewis, Peter<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975361.jpg"><br /><p><b>Johannes Fried</b> gives us a Middle Ages full of people encountering the unfamiliar, grappling with new ideas, redefining power, and interacting with different societies&mdash;an era characterized by continuities and discontinuities, the vibrant expansion of knowledge, and an understanding of the growing complexity of the world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975361http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400Marriage and the Law in the Age of Khubilai Khanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975514Birge, Bettine<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975514.jpg"><br /><p>These thirteenth-century legal cases from the classic compendium <i>Yuan dianzhang</i> reveal the complex, contradictory inner workings of the Mongol-Yuan legal system, as seen through the prism of divorce, adultery, rape, wife-selling, and other marital disputes. <b>Bettine Birge</b> offers a meticulously annotated translation and analysis.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975514http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400Kinyrashttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972322Franklin, John Curtis<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972322.jpg"><br /><!-- Copy for PB differs from HC. Do not use "Copy from Cloth" button! --> <p><b>John Curtis Franklin</b> seeks to harmonize Kinyras as a mythological symbol of pre-Greek Cyprus with what is known of ritual music and deified instruments in the Bronze Age Near East, using evidence going back to early Mesopotamia. This paperback edition contains minor corrections, while retaining the maps of the original hardback edition as spreads.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972322http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400Ripples in Spacetimehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971660Schilling, Govert<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971660.jpg"><br /><p>The detection of gravitational waves&mdash;ripples in spacetime&mdash;has already been called the scientific coup of this century. <b>Govert Schilling</b> recounts the struggles that threatened to derail the quest and describes the detector&rsquo;s astounding precision, weaving far-reaching discoveries about the universe into a gripping story of ambition and perseverance.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971660http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400From Domestic Women to Sensitive Young Menhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976979Yang, Yoon Sun<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976979.jpg"><br /><p><b>Yoon Sun Yang</b> argues that the first literary iterations of the Korean individual were female figures in late nineteenth century domestic novels. This study disrupts the canonical account of a non-gendered, linear progress toward modern Korean selfhood and examines translation&rsquo;s impact on Korea&rsquo;s construction of modern gender roles.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976979http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400Art of Jazzhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980266Bindman, David<br />Blier, Suzanne Preston<br />Grant, Vera Ingrid<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980266.jpg"><br /><p>This catalogue documents the exhibition <i>Art of Jazz</i>, a collaborative installation at the Ethelbert Cooper Gallery of African &amp; African American Art and Harvard Art Museums. The book explores the intersection of the visual arts and jazz music, and presents a visual feast of full color plates of artworks, preceded by a series of essays.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980266http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400No Great Wallhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970601Boecking, Felix<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970601.jpg"><br /><p>In this in-depth study, Felix Boecking challenges the widely accepted idea that the key to Communist seizure of power in China lay in the incompetence of Chiang Kai-shek&rsquo;s Nationalist government. It argues instead that international trade, government tariff revenues, and hence China&rsquo;s fiscal policy and state-making project all collapsed.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970601http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Battle for Ukrainianhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781932650174Flier, Michael S.<br />Graziosi, Andrea<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9781932650174.jpg"><br /><p>The Ukrainian language has followed a tortuous path over 150 years of tsarist, Soviet, and post-Soviet history. <i>The Battle for Ukrainian</i> documents that path, and serves as an interdisciplinary study essential for understanding language, history, and politics in both Ukraine and the post-imperial world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9781932650174http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400Muslim Superheroeshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975941Lewis, A. David<br />Lund, Martin<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975941.jpg"><br /><p>The roster of Muslim superheroes in the comic book medium has grown over the years, as has the complexity of their depictions. <i>Muslim Superheroes</i> tracks the initial absence, reluctant inclusion, tokenistic employment, and then nuanced scripting of Islamic protagonists in the American superhero comic book market and beyond.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975941http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400Humanity without Dignityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674049215Sangiovanni, Andrea<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674049215.jpg"><br /><p>Why are all persons due equal respect? <b>Andrea Sangiovanni</b> rejects the view that human dignity is grounded in our capacities for reason, love, etc. Rather than focus on the basis for equality, we should focus on inequality: Why and when is it wrong to treat others as inferior? Moral equality, he writes, is best explained by a rejection of cruelty.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674049215http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Epistrophieshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674055438Edwards, Brent Hayes<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674055438.jpg"><br /><p>Hearing across media is the source of innovation in a uniquely African American sphere of art-making and performance, <b>Brent Hayes Edwards</b> writes. He explores this fertile interface through case studies in jazz literature&mdash;both writings informed by music and the surprisingly large body of writing by jazz musicians themselves.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674055438http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Stateless Commercehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972179Richman, Barak D.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972179.jpg"><br /><p>How does Manhattan&rsquo;s 47th Street diamond district thrive as an ethnic marketplace without lawyers, courts, and state coercion? <b>Barak Richman</b> draws on insider interviews to show why relational exchange based on familiarity, trust, and community enforcement succeeds and what it reveals about the modern state&rsquo;s limitations in governing the economy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972179http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Life in the Himalayahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971745Pandit, Maharaj K.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971745.jpg"><br /><p>The collision of the Indian and Eurasian plates 50 million years ago created the Himalaya, along with massive glaciers, intensified monsoon, turbulent rivers, and an efflorescence of ecosystems. Today, the Himalaya is at risk of catastrophic loss of life. <b>Maharaj Pandit</b> outlines the mountain&rsquo;s past in order to map a way toward a sustainable future.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971745http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400When Free Exercise and Nonestablishment Conflicthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972209Greenawalt, Kent<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972209.jpg"><br /><p>&ldquo;Congress shall make no law reflecting an establishment of religion or prohibiting the free exercise thereof.&rdquo; The First Amendment aims to separate church and state, but <b>Kent Greenawalt</b> examines many situations in which its two clauses&mdash;the Nonestablishment Clause and the Free Exercise Clause&mdash;point in opposite directions. How should courts decide?</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972209http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Viruseshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972087Cordingley, Michael G.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972087.jpg"><br /><p>While viruses&mdash;the world&rsquo;s most abundant biological entities&mdash;are not technically alive, they invade, replicate, and evolve within living cells. <b>Michael Cordingley</b> goes beyond our familiarity with infections to show how viruses spur evolutionary change in their hosts and shape global ecosystems, from ocean photosynthesis to drug-resistant bacteria.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972087http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400One Another’s Equalshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659766Waldron, Jeremy<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659766.jpg"><br /><p>An enduring theme of Western philosophy is that we are all one another&rsquo;s equals. Yet the principle of basic equality is woefully under-explored in modern moral and political philosophy. What does it mean to say we are all one another&rsquo;s equals? <b>Jeremy Waldron</b> confronts this question fully and unflinchingly in a major new multifaceted account.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659766http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Orations, Volume Ihttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996465Aristides, Aelius<br />Trapp, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674996465.jpg"><br /><p><b>Aelius Aristides</b> (117&ndash;after 180), among the most versatile authors of the Second Sophistic and an important figure in the transmission of Hellenism, produced speeches and lectures, declamations on historical themes, polemical works, prose hymns, and essays on a wide variety of subjects.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996465http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400History of Rome, Volume IXhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997059Livy<br />Yardley, J. C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997059.jpg"><br /><p>Livy (Titus Livius, 64 or 59 BC&ndash;AD 12 or 17), the great Roman historian, presents a vivid narrative of Rome&rsquo;s rise from the traditional foundation of the city in 753 or 751 BC to 9 BC and illustrates the collective and individual virtues necessary to maintain such greatness. The fourth decad (31&ndash;40) focuses on Rome&rsquo;s growing hegemony in the East.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997059http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Euthyphro. Apology. Crito. Phaedohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996878Plato<br />Emlyn-Jones, Christopher<br />Preddy, William<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674996878.jpg"><br /><p>Works in this volume recount the circumstances of Socrates&rsquo; trial and execution in 399 BC. <i>Euthyphro</i> attempts to define holiness; <i>Apology</i> is Socrates&rsquo; defense speech; in <i>Crito</i> he discusses justice and defends his refusal to be rescued from prison; <i>Phaedo</i> offers arguments for the immortality of the soul.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674996878http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Apologia. Florida. De Deo Socratishttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997110Apuleius<br />Jones, Christopher P.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997110.jpg"><br /><p><b>Apuleius</b> (born ca. 125 AD), one of the great stylists of Latin literature, was a prominent figure in Roman Africa best known for his picaresque novel <i>Metamorphoses or The Golden Ass</i>. This edition, new to the Loeb Classical Library, contains Apuleius&rsquo; other surviving works that are considered genuine.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997110http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Chinese Literary Forms in Heian Japanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975156Steininger, Brian<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975156.jpg"><br /><p><b>Brian Steininger</b> revisits Japan&rsquo;s mid-Heian court of the <i>Tale of Genji</i> and the <i>Pillow Book</i>, where literary Chinese was not only the basis of official administration, but also a medium for political protest, sermons of mourning, and poems of celebration.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975156http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Materialien zur Prasun-Sprache des Afghanischen Hindukusch, Teil II: Grammatikhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980372Buddruss, Georg<br />Degener, Almuth<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><b>Georg Buddruss</b> collected source texts in the Prasun Valley in 1956 and 1970, in several dialectal varieties. The present volume is the outcome of extensive work on this text corpus, and represents a major contribution to studies of Nuristani and other languages of the Hindukush-Karakoram region.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980372http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Indians in the Familyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737556Peterson, Dawn<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737556.jpg"><br /><p>Through stories of a dozen white adopters, adopted Indian children, and their Native parents in early America, <b>Dawn Peterson</b> shows the role adoption and assimilation played in efforts to subdue Native peoples. As adults, adoptees used their education to thwart U.S. claims to their homelands, setting the stage for the Indian Removal Act of 1830.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737556http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Sons of Remushttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660106Johnston, Andrew C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660106.jpg"><br /><p>Histories of Rome emphasize the ways the empire assimilated conquered societies, bringing civilization to &ldquo;barbarians.&rdquo; Yet these interpretations leave us with an incomplete understanding of the diverse cultures that flourished in the provinces. <b>Andrew C. Johnston</b> recaptures the identities, memories, and discourses of these variegated societies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660106http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Rethinking Racehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975668Hardimon, Michael O.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975668.jpg"><br /><p>Because science has shown that racial essentialism is false, and because the idea of race has proved virulent, many people believe we should eliminate the word and concept entirely. <b>Michael Hardimon</b> criticizes this thinking, arguing that we must recognize the real ways in which race exists in order to revise our understanding of its significance.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975668http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Poemshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974920Fortunatus, Venantius<br />Roberts, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674974920.jpg"><br /><p><b>Venantius Fortunatus</b>, a master of the short praise poem and a canonical Christian Latin poet, wrote eleven volumes of hymns, epigrams, elegies, and other religious and epistolary verses addressed to kings, bishops, and abbesses. This volume presents for the first time in English translation all of his poetry, apart from a single long saint&rsquo;s life.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974920http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Christian Novels from the <i>Menologion</i> of Symeon Metaphrasteshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975064Metaphrastes, Symeon<br />Papaioannou, Stratis<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975064.jpg"><br /><p>The <i>Menologion</i> by <b>Symeon Metaphrastes</b>, among the most important Byzantine religious and literary works, is a culmination of a well-established tradition of Greek storytelling. This edition excerpts six Christian novels, each featuring women who defy social expectations, translated for the first time into English.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975064http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400San Lorenzohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975675Gaston, Robert W.<br />Waldman, Louis A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975675.jpg"><br /><p>This comprehensive, interdisciplinary collection illuminates many previously unexplored aspects of the Basilica of San Lorenzo&rsquo;s history, extending from its Early Christian foundation to the modern era. <i>San Lorenzo</i> depicts this church as a living Florentine institution, continually reshaped by complex historical forces.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975675http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Social Policies and Decentralization in Cubahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975309Domínguez, Jorge I.<br />Zabala Arguelles, María del Carmen<br />Prieto, Mayra Espina<br />Barberia, Lorena<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975309.jpg"><br /><p>Cuba has long been a social policy pioneer, with ambitious policies to address health care, education, employment, the environment, and social inequalities. Yet facing severe economic challenges, the government may look to learn from its Latin American neighbors. <i>Social Policies and Decentralization in Cuba</i> analyzes these issues in depth.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975309http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Albert’s Anthologyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980549Coleman, Kathleen M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980549.jpg"><br /><p><i>Albert&rsquo;s Anthology</i> comprises 76 brief and informal reflections on a line or two of Greek or Latin poetry&mdash;and a few prose quotations and artistic objects&mdash;composed by colleagues and students of Albert Henrichs, who devoted his scholarly career to Greek literature and religion&mdash;especially his favorite Greek god, Dionysos.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980549http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Where the Roads All Endhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873654098Barbash, Ilisa<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780873654098.jpg"><br /><p><i>Where the Roads All End</i> tells the remarkable story of an American family&rsquo;s expeditions to the Kalahari Desert in the 1950s. Raytheon founder Laurence Marshall and his family recorded the lives of the last remaining hunter-gatherers, the so-called Bushmen, in what is now recognized as one of the most important anthropology ventures in Africa.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873654098http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400A New Literary History of Modern Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967915Wang, David Der-wei<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674967915.jpg"><br /><p>Featuring over 140 Chinese and non-Chinese contributors, this landmark volume, edited by <b>David Der-wei Wang</b>, explores unconventional forms as well as traditional genres, emphasizes Chinese authors&rsquo; influence on foreign writers as well as China&rsquo;s receptivity to outside literary influences, and offers vibrant contrasting voices and points of view.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967915http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Who Gets In?http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971912Zwick, Rebecca<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971912.jpg"><br /><p>On the disputed topic of U.S. college admissions, everyone agrees that this high-stakes competition is unfair. But few agree on what a fair process would be. Stressing transparency in evaluating applicants, <b>Rebecca Zwick</b> assesses the goals and criteria of different admissions policies and shows how they can fail to produce the desired results.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971912http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400City on a Hilltophttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975057Hirschhorn, Sara Yael<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975057.jpg"><br /><p>Since Israel&rsquo;s 1967 war, more than 60,000 Jewish-Americans have settled in the occupied territories, transforming politics and sometimes committing shocking acts of terrorism. Yet little is known about why they chose to live at the center of the Israeli&ndash;Palestinian conflict. <b>Sara Yael Hirschhorn</b> unsettles stereotypes about these liberal idealists.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975057http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Paradise Losthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504820Brown, David S.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674504820.jpg"><br /><p>Pigeonholed as a Jazz Age epicurean and an emblem of the Lost Generation, Fitzgerald was at heart a moralist struck by the nation&rsquo;s shifting mood and manners after WWI. Placing him among Progressives such as Charles Beard, Randolph Bourne, and Thorstein Veblen, <b>David Brown</b> reveals Fitzgerald as a writer with an encompassing historical imagination.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504820http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Classical Debthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971547Hanink, Johanna<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971547.jpg"><br /><p>&ldquo;Greek debt&rdquo; means one thing to the country&rsquo;s creditors. But for millions who prize culture over capital, it means the symbolic debt we owe Greece for democracy, philosophy, mathematics, and fine art. <b>Johanna Hanink</b> shows that our idealized image of ancient Greece dangerously shapes our view of the country&rsquo;s economic hardship and refugee crisis.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971547http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400How the Vertebrate Brain Regulates Behaviorhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660311Pfaff, Donald<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660311.jpg"><br /><p>Throughout his career, <b>Donald Pfaff</b> has demonstrated that by choosing problems and methods with care, biologists can study the molecular mechanisms of brains more complex than those of fruit flies, snails, and roundworms. He offers a close-up, conversational perspective on a 50-year quest to understand how behavior is regulated in vertebrates.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660311http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Letters of Lighthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971127Osborn, J.R.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971127.jpg"><br /><p>Arabic script is one of the world&rsquo;s most widely used writing systems, for Arabic and non-Arabic languages alike. <b>J. R. Osborn</b> traces its evolution from the earliest inscriptions to digital fonts, from calligraphy to print and beyond. Students of communication, contemporary practitioners, and historians will find this narrative enlightening.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971127http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Improving How Universities Teach Sciencehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972070Wieman, Carl<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972070.jpg"><br /><p>Too many universities remain wedded to outmoded ways of teaching. Too few departments ask whether what happens in their lecture halls is effective at helping students to learn and how they can encourage their faculty to teach better. But real change is possible, and <b>Carl Wieman</b> shows us how it can be done&mdash;through detailed, tested strategies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972070http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Equine Poeticshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975705Platte, Ryan<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975705.jpg"><br /><p><i>Equine Poetics</i> is a literary analysis of horses and horsemanship in early Greek epic and lyric poetry. Drawing from the fields of comparative poetics and historical linguistics, the book sheds new light on fascinating and puzzling aspects of these central figures in early Greek verbal art.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975705http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Before Orthodoxyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674047426Ahmed, Shahab<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674047426.jpg"><br /><p>A controversial episode in the life of the Prophet Muhammad concerns an incident in which he allegedly mistook words suggested by Satan as divine revelation. Muslims now universally deny that the Satanic verses incident took place. But Muslims did not always hold this view. <b>Shahab Ahmed</b> uses this case to explore how religions establish truth.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674047426http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Bound in Wedlockhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674045712Hunter, Tera W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674045712.jpg"><br /><p><b>Tera W. Hunter</b> offers the first comprehensive history of African American marriage in the nineteenth century and into the Jim Crow era. She reveals the practical ways couples adopted, adapted, or rejected white Christian ideas of marriage, creatively setting their own standards for conjugal relationships under conditions of uncertainty and cruelty.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674045712http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Pragmatism as a Way of Lifehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967502Putnam, Hilary<br />Putnam, Ruth Anna<br />Macarthur, David<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674967502.jpg"><br /><p><b>Hilary Putnam</b> argues that all facts are dependent on cognitive values. <b>Ruth Anna Putnam</b> turns the problem around, illuminating the factual basis of moral principles. Together, they offer a pragmatic vision that in Hilary&rsquo;s words serves &ldquo;as a manifesto for what the two of us would like philosophy to look like in the twenty-first century and beyond.&rdquo;</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967502http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Literary Criticismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967731North, Joseph<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674967731.jpg"><br /><p>Since the global turn to neoliberalism in the 1970s, movements in literary studies have been diagnostic rather than interventionist: scholars have developed techniques for analyzing culture but have retreated from attempts to transform it. For <b>Joseph North</b>, a genuinely interventionist criticism is a central task facing scholars on the Left today.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967731http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400After Pikettyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504776Boushey, Heather<br />DeLong, J. Bradford<br />Steinbaum, Marshall<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674504776.jpg"><br /><p>Are Thomas Piketty&rsquo;s analyses of inequality on target? Where should researchers go from here in exploring the ideas he pushed to the forefront of global conversation? In <i>After Piketty</i>, a cast of economists and other social scientists tackle these questions in dialogue with Piketty, in what is sure to be a much-debated book in its own right.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504776http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Religion in Human Evolutionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975347Bellah, Robert N.<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975347.jpg"><br /><p>This ambitious book probes our biological past to discover the kinds of lives that human beings have imagined were worth living. <b>Bellah</b>&rsquo;s theory goes deep into cultural and genetic evolution to identify a range of capacities (communal dancing, storytelling, theorizing) whose emergence made religious development possible in the first millennium B.C.E.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975347http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Mexicans in the Making of Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975354Foley, Neil<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975354.jpg"><br /><p>America has always been a composite of racially blended peoples, never a purely white Anglo-Protestant nation. The Mexican American historian <b>Neil Foley</b> offers a sweeping view of the evolution of Mexican America, from a colonial outpost on Mexico&rsquo;s northern frontier to a twenty-first-century people integral to the nation they have helped build.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975354http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Wheel of Fortunehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975378Gustafson, Thane<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975378.jpg"><br /><p>One of the world&rsquo;s largest exporters of oil faces mounting problems that could send shock waves through every major economy. <b>Gustafson</b> provides an authoritative account of the Russian oil industry from the last years of communism to its uncertain future. The stakes extend beyond global energy security to include the threat of a destabilized Russia.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975378http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Assumptions Economists Makehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975408Schlefer, Jonathan<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975408.jpg"><br /><p>Economists make confident assertions in op-ed columns and on cable news&mdash;so why are their explanations at odds with equally confident assertions from <i>other</i> economists? And why are all economic predictions so rarely borne out? Harnessing his frustration with this contradiction, <b>Schlefer</b> set out to investigate how economists arrive at their opinions.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975408http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Invadershttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975415Shipman, Pat<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975415.jpg"><br /><p>Humans domesticated dogs soon after Neanderthals began to disappear. This alliance between two predator species, <b>Pat Shipman</b> hypothesizes, made possible unprecedented success in hunting large Ice Age mammals&mdash;a distinct and ultimately decisive advantage for human invaders at a time when climate change made both humans and Neanderthals vulnerable.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975415http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Fissured Workplacehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975446Weil, David<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975446.jpg"><br /><p>Fissuring&mdash;splitting off functions that were once managed internally&mdash;has been a successful business strategy. Large companies maintain the quality of their brand without the cost of an expensive workforce. But this approach has led to stagnation in wages and benefits and a lower standard of living for workers. <b>David Weil</b> proposes solutions.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975446http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Racial Reckoninghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976030Romano, Renee C.<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976030.jpg"><br /><p>Few whites who violently resisted the civil rights struggle were charged with crimes in the 1950s and 1960s. But the tide of changed in 1994, and more than one hundred murder cases have been reopened, resulting in over a dozen trials. Yet, as <b>Renee C. Romano</b> shows, addressing the nation&rsquo;s troubled racial past will require more than legal justice.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976030http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Kinhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660403Ingraham, John L.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660403.jpg"><br /><p>By unlocking the evolutionary information contained in cells, biologists have been able to construct the Tree of Life and show that its three main stems are dominated by microbes. Plants and animals constitute a small upper branch in one stem. Soon we may know how life began over 3.5 billion years ago. <b>John Ingraham</b> tells this story of discovery.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660403http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Age of Responsibilityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545465Mounk, Yascha<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545465.jpg"><br /><p><b>Yascha Mounk</b> shows why a focus on personal responsibility is wrong and counterproductive: it distracts us from the larger economic forces determining aggregate outcomes, ignores what we owe fellow citizens regardless of their choices, and blinds us to key values such as the desire to live in a society of equals. In this book he proposes a remedy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545465http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Pillars of Justicehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971868Fiss, Owen<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971868.jpg"><br /><p>The constitutional theorist <b>Owen Fiss</b> explores the purpose and possibilities of life in the law through a moving account of thirteen lawyers who shaped the legal world during the past half century. He tries to identify the unique qualities of mind and character that made these individuals so important to the institutions and principles they served.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971868http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Wisdom of Moneyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972278Bruckner, Pascal<br />Rendall, Steven<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972278.jpg"><br /><p>Money is an evil that does good, and a good that does evil. It is wise to have money, says <b>Pascal Bruckner</b>, and wise to think and talk about it critically. One of the world&rsquo;s great essayists guides us through the commentary that money has generated since ancient times, as he builds an unfashionable defense of the worldly wisdom of the bourgeoisie.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972278http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Corporations and American Democracyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972285Lamoreaux, Naomi R.<br />Novak, William J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972285.jpg"><br /><p>Recent Supreme Court decisions in <i>Citizens United</i> and other high-profile cases have sparked disagreement about the role of corporations in American democracy. Bringing together scholars of history, law, and political science, <i>Corporations and American Democracy</i> provides essential grounding for today&rsquo;s policy debates.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972285http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Picturing Emersonhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975972Myerson, Joel<br />Wilson, Leslie Perrin<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975972.jpg"><br /><p><i>Picturing Emerson: An Iconography</i> reproduces and explores the background of all known images of Ralph Waldo Emerson created from life, including drawings, paintings, silhouettes, sculptures, and photographs in all formats. The book provides dates and commentary, enabling readers to trace Emerson&rsquo;s visage from the 1820s to the 1880s.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975972http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Naming the Localhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976962Suh, Soyoung<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976962.jpg"><br /><p>By tracing Korean-educated agents&rsquo; efforts to articulate the vernacular nomenclature of medicine over time, <b>Soyoung Suh</b> examines the limitations and possibilities of creating a mode of &ldquo;Koreanness&rdquo; in medicine&mdash;and the Korean manifestation of cultural and national identities.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976962http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Houghton Library at 75http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980082Cole, Heather<br />Overholt, John<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980082.jpg"><br /><p><i>Houghton Library at 75</i> offers a tour of the primary repository for Harvard University&rsquo;s rare books and manuscripts with full-color illustrations. From miniature books composed by a teenage Charlotte Bront&euml; to costume designs for <i>Star Trek</i>, the selections celebrate great achievements in many and diverse fields of human endeavor.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980082http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Collective Choice and Social Welfarehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971608Sen, Amartya<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971608.jpg"><br /><p>A classic since 1970, this study has been recognized for its groundbreaking role in integrating economics and ethics, and for its influence in opening up new areas of research in social choice. This expanded edition preserves the text of the original while presenting eleven new chapters of fresh arguments and results and a new introduction.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971608http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Miloszhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674495043Franaszek, Andrzej<br />Parker, Aleksandra<br />Parker, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674495043.jpg"><br /><p><b>Andrzej Franaszek</b>&rsquo;s award-winning biography of Czeslaw Milosz&mdash;winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature&mdash;recounts the poet&rsquo;s odyssey through WWI, the Bolshevik revolution, the Nazi invasion of Poland, and the USSR&rsquo;s postwar dominance of Eastern Europe. This edition contains a new introduction by the translators, along with maps and a chronology.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674495043http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Idea of the Muslim Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674050372Aydin, Cemil<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674050372.jpg"><br /><p>As <b>Cemil Aydin</b> explains in this provocative history, it is a misconception to think that the world&rsquo;s 1.5 billion Muslims constitute a single religio-political entity. How did this mistaken belief arise, why is it so widespread, and how can its grip be loosened so that a more fruitful discussion about politics in Muslim societies can begin?</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674050372http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400The New Map of Empirehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972117Edelson, S. Max<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972117.jpg"><br /><p>In 1763 British America stretched from Hudson Bay to the Keys, from the Atlantic to the Mississippi. Using maps that Britain created to control its new lands, <b>Max Edelson</b> pictures the contested geography of the British Atlantic world and offers new explanations of the causes and consequences of Britain&rsquo;s imperial ambitions before the Revolution.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972117http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400The New Geopolitics of Natural Gashttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971837Grigas, Agnia<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971837.jpg"><br /><p>As the United States aggressively expands its exports of liquefied natural gas, it stands poised to become an energy superpower. This unanticipated reality is rewriting the conventional rules of intercontinental gas trade and realigning strategic relations among the United States, the European Union, Russia, China and beyond, as <b>Agnia Grigas</b> shows.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971837http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Cuba’s Revolutionary Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971981Brown, Jonathan C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971981.jpg"><br /><p>As Castro&rsquo;s democratic reform movement veered off course, a revolution that seemed to signal the death knell of dictatorship in Latin America brought about its tragic opposite. <b>Jonathan C. Brown</b> examines in forensic detail how the turmoil that rocked a small Caribbean nation in the 1950s became one of the century&rsquo;s most transformative events.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971981http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Russiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972483Carleton, Gregory<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972483.jpg"><br /><p>Outsiders view Russia as an aggressor, but Russians see themselves as surrounded by enemies, defensively fighting off invader after invader, or called upon by history to be the savior of Europe, or Christianity, or civilization itself, often at immense cost. As <b>Gregory Carleton</b> shows, war is the unifying thread of Russia&rsquo;s national epic.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972483http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Boatmanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545090Thorson, Robert M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545090.jpg"><br /><p><b>Robert Thorson</b> gives readers a Thoreau for the Anthropocene. The boatman and backyard naturalist was keenly aware of the way humans had altered the waterways and meadows of his beloved Concord River Valley. Yet he sought out for solace and pleasure those river sites most dramatically altered by human invention and intervention&mdash;for better and worse.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545090http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 27 Mar 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.eduMon, 20 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 -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 -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.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 -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>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 -0400