Harvard University Press - New Bookshttp://www.hup.harvard.eduPublications from Harvard University Press: New Booksen-usCopyright 2018 Harvard University PressContact_HUP@harvard.eduWed, 15 Aug 2018 13:35:38 -0400Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions, Volume 10: Part 1: Cotzumalhuapahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658683Chinchilla Mazariegos, Oswaldo<br />Fash, Barbara W.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><b>Oswaldo Chinchilla Mazariegos</b> presents the first of four volumes on the site of Cotzumalhuapa in Guatemala. The book describes the site and history of exploration at one of the major Late Classic cities of Mesoamerica, as well as the city&rsquo;s interchange and cultural overlaps with the lowland Maya region.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658683http://www.hup.harvard.eduTue, 11 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gaphttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970953Baradaran, Mehrsa<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970953.jpg"><br /><p>In 1863 black communities owned less than 1 percent of total U.S. wealth. Today that number has barely budged. <b>Mehrsa Baradaran</b> pursues this wealth gap by focusing on black banks. She challenges the myth that black banking is the solution to the racial wealth gap and argues that black communities can never accumulate wealth in a segregated economy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970953http://www.hup.harvard.eduFri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Illusion and Disillusionment: Travel Writing in the Modern Agehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984479Micallef, Roberta<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2019<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984479.jpg"><br /><p>Through engaging characters&mdash;China-bound missionaries, an Indo-Persian diplomat, a Turkish exile in India, a French teacher in America, Arab students in Moscow, a Japanese woman writer in Europe&mdash;<i>Illusion and Disillusionment</i> examines travel writing beyond colonialism, imperialism, and Orientalism, focusing on the experience of travel itself.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984479http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400No Property in Man: Slavery and Antislavery at the Nation’s Foundinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972223Wilentz, Sean<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972223.jpg"><br /><p>Driving straight to the heart of the most contentious issue in American history, <b>Sean Wilentz</b> argues controversially that, far from concealing a crime against humanity, the U.S. Constitution limited slavery&rsquo;s legitimacy&mdash;a limitation which in time inspired the antislavery politics that led to Southern secession, the Civil War, and Emancipation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972223http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Accounting for Slavery: Masters and Managementhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972094Rosenthal, Caitlin<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972094.jpg"><br /><p><b>Caitlin Rosenthal</b> explores quantitative management practices on West Indian and Southern plantations, showing how planter-capitalists built sophisticated organizations and used complex accounting tools. By demonstrating that business innovation can be a byproduct of bondage Rosenthal further erodes the false boundary between capitalism and slavery.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972094http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Economics of Religion in Indiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979642Iyer, Sriya<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979642.jpg"><br /><p>Religion is not a popular target for economic analysis. Yet the economist&rsquo;s tools offer insights into how religious groups compete, deliver social services, and reach out to converts&mdash;how religions nurture and deploy market power. <b>Sriya Iyer</b> puts these tools to use in an expansive study of India, one of the world&rsquo;s most religiously diverse nations.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979642http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Our American Israel: The Story of an Entangled Alliancehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737624Kaplan, Amy<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737624.jpg"><br /><p>How did a Jewish state come to resonate profoundly with Americans in the twentieth century? Since WWII, Israel&rsquo;s identity has been entangled with America&rsquo;s belief in its own exceptionalism. Turning a critical eye on the two nations&rsquo; turbulent history together, <b>Amy Kaplan</b> unearths the roots of controversies that may well divide them in the future.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737624http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Politics against Dominationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986756Shapiro, Ian<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986756.jpg"><br /><p><b>Ian Shapiro</b> makes a compelling case that the purpose of politics should be to combat domination, and he shows what this means in practice at home and abroad. This is a major work of applied political theory, a profound challenge to utopian visions, and a guide to fundamental problems of justice and distribution.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986756http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400A Secular Agehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986916Taylor, Charles<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986916.jpg"><br /><p>The place of religion in society has changed profoundly in the last few centuries, particularly in the West. In what will be a defining book for our time, <b>Charles Taylor</b> takes up the question of what these changes mean, and what, precisely, happens when a society becomes one in which faith is only one human possibility among others.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986916http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Embattled Vote in America: From the Founding to the Presenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972360Lichtman, Allan J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972360.jpg"><br /><p>Americans have died for the right to vote. Yet our democratic system guarantees no one, not even citizens, the opportunity to elect a government. <b>Allan Lichtman</b> calls attention to the founders&rsquo; greatest error&mdash;leaving the franchise to the discretion of individual states&mdash;and explains why it has triggered an unending struggle over voting rights.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972360http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Commentaries, Volume 3: Books V–VIIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674058385Pius II<br />Meserve, Margaret<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674058385.jpg"><br /><p><i>Commentaries</i> by <b>Pius II</b> (1405&ndash;1464)&mdash;the only autobiography ever written by a pope&mdash;was composed in elegant humanistic Latin modeled on Caesar and Cicero. This edition contains a fresh Latin text based on the last manuscript written in Pius&rsquo;s lifetime and an updated and corrected version of the 1937 translation by Florence Alden Gragg.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674058385http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Commentary on Plotinus, Volume 5: <i>Ennead III</i>, Part 2, and <i>Ennead IV</i>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974999Ficino, Marsilio<br />Gersh, Stephen<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674974999.jpg"><br /><p><b>Marsilio Ficino</b> (1433&ndash;1499) was the leading Platonic philosopher of the Renaissance and is generally recognized as the greatest authority on ancient Platonism before modern times. The I Tatti edition of his commentary on Plotinus, in 6 volumes, contains the first modern edition of the Latin text and the first translation into any modern language.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974999http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Latin Poetryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977174Ariosto, Ludovico<br />Looney, Dennis<br />Possanza, D. Mark<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977174.jpg"><br /><p>In <i>Latin Poetry</i>, the erudite and playful works of one of Italy&rsquo;s greatest poets, <b>Ludovico Ariosto</b> (1474&ndash;1533), are translated into English for the first time. This I Tatti edition provides a newly collated Latin text and offers unique insight into the formation of one of the Renaissance&rsquo;s foremost vernacular writers.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977174http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Still Pointshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658706Gardner, Robert<br />Pressman, Adele<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780873658706.jpg"><br /><p><i>Still Points</i> is a collection of remarkable photographs taken by award-winning nonfiction filmmaker and author <b>Robert Gardner</b> during his anthropological and filming expeditions around the world. His images&mdash;from the Kalahari Desert, New Guinea, Colombia, India, Ethiopia, Niger, and other remote locations&mdash;are now in Harvard&rsquo;s Peabody Museum.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658706http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Injustice Never Leaves You: Anti-Mexican Violence in Texashttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976436Martinez, Monica Muñoz<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976436.jpg"><br /><p>From 1910 to 1920, Texan vigilantes and law enforcement killed ethnic Mexican residents with impunity. <b>Monica Mu&ntilde;oz Martinez</b> turns to the keepers of this history to create a record of what occurred and how a determined community ensured that victims were not forgotten. Remembering and retelling, she shows, can inscribe justice on a legacy of pain.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976436http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Exoplanets: Hidden Worlds and the Quest for Extraterrestrial Lifehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976900Goldsmith, Donald<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976900.jpg"><br /><p>Astronomers have recently discovered thousands of exotic planets that orbit stars throughout our Milky Way galaxy. With his characteristic wit and style, <b>Donald Goldsmith</b> shows how these observations have already broadened our planetary horizons, and tells us what may come next, including the ultimate discovery: life beyond our home planet.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976900http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Colonial Politics of Global Health: France and the United Nations in Postwar Africahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980488Pearson, Jessica Lynne<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980488.jpg"><br /><p><b>Jessica Lynne Pearson</b> explores the collision between imperial and international visions of health and development in French Africa as postwar decolonization movements gained strength. The consequences of putting politics above public health continue to play out in constraints placed on international health organizations half a century later.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980488http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Next Gen PhD: A Guide to Career Paths in Sciencehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986794Sinche, Melanie V.<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986794.jpg"><br /><p>An upper-level degree is a prized asset in the eyes of many employers, and nonfaculty careers once considered Plan B are now preferred by the majority of science degree holders. <b>Melanie Sinche</b> profiles science PhDs across a wide range of disciplines who share proven strategies for landing a rewarding occupation inside or outside the university.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986794http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Rage for Order: The British Empire and the Origins of International Law, 1800–1850http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986855Benton, Lauren<br />Ford, Lisa<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986855.jpg"><br /><p><b>Lauren Benton</b> and <b>Lisa Ford</b> find the origins of international law in empires, especially in the British Empire&rsquo;s sprawling efforts to refashion the imperial constitution and reorder the world. These attempts touched on all the issues of the early nineteenth century, from slavery to revolution, and changed the way we think about the empire&rsquo;s legacy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986855http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Shen Gua’s Empiricismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987111Zuo, Ya<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987111.jpg"><br /><p><b>Ya Zuo</b> places Shen Gua (1031&ndash;1095) on the broad horizon of premodern Chinese thought, and presents his empiricism within an extensive narrative of Chinese epistemology. Her study provides insights into the complex dynamics in play at the dawn of Neo-Confucianism and urges readers toward a deeper appreciation of the diversity in Chinese thinking.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987111http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400In the Wake of the Mongols: The Making of a New Social Order in North China, 1200–1600http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987159Wang, Jinping<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987159.jpg"><br /><p>The Mongol conquest of north China inflicted terrible destruction, wiping out more than one-third of the population and dismantling the existing social order. <b>Jinping Wang</b> recounts the riveting story of how northern Chinese people adapted to these trying circumstances and interacted with their conquerors to create a drastically new social order.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987159http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Korean Buddhist Empire: A Transnational History, 1910–1945http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987197Kim, Hwansoo Ilmee<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987197.jpg"><br /><p>Korean Buddhists, despite living under colonial rule, reconfigured sacred objects, festivals, urban temples, propagation&mdash;and even their own identities&mdash;to modernize and elevate Korean Buddhism. By focusing on six case studies, this book highlights the centrality of transnational relationships in the transformation of colonial Korean Buddhism.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987197http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Novel of Human Rightshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986442Dawes, James<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986442.jpg"><br /><p><b>James Dawes</b> defines a new, dynamic American literary genre, which takes as its theme a range of atrocities at home and abroad. This vibrant and modern genre incorporates key debates within the human rights movement in the U.S. and in turn influences the ideas and rhetoric of that discourse.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986442http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Guilty Aesthetic Pleasureshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986466Aubry, Timothy<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986466.jpg"><br /><p>For scholars invested in supporting or challenging dominant ideologies, the beauty of literature seemed frivolous, even complicit with social iniquities. Suspicion of aesthetics became a way to establish the rigor of one&rsquo;s thought and the purity of one&rsquo;s politics. Yet aesthetic pleasure never disappeared, <b>Timothy Aubrey</b> writes. It went underground.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986466http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Economic Statecraft: Human Rights, Sanctions, and Conditionalityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979635Fabre, Cécile<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979635.jpg"><br /><p>Economic sanctions provide an alternative to waging war or a means to advance human rights. But are they morally justifiable? Philosophers have explored the ethics of war but rarely the ethics of carrots and sticks. <b>C&eacute;cile Fabre</b> offers a defense of economic statecraft, laying out a normative framework for this critical tool of diplomacy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979635http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Adorno and Existencehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986862Gordon, Peter E.<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986862.jpg"><br /><p>Adorno was forever returning to the philosophies of bourgeois interiority, seeking the paradoxical relation between their manifest failure and their hidden promise. As <b>Peter E. Gordon</b> shows, Adorno&rsquo;s writings on Kierkegaard, Husserl, and Heidegger present us with a photographic negative&mdash;a philosophical portrait of the author himself.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986862http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Land of the Elephant Kings: Space, Territory, and Ideology in the Seleucid Empirehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986886Kosmin, Paul J.<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986886.jpg"><br /><p>Taking in the bulk of Alexander the Great&rsquo;s Asian conquests, the Seleucid Empire encompassed remarkable ethnic, religious, and linguistic diversity; yet it did not include Macedonia, the dynasty&rsquo;s ancestral homeland. <b>Paul Kosmin</b> shows how rulers over lands to which they had no historic claim transformed the territory into a coherent space.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986886http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Forget English!: Orientalisms and World Literatureshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986893Mufti, Aamir R.<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674986893.jpg"><br /><p>World literature advocates have promised to move humanistic study beyond postcolonial theory and antiquated paradigms of national literary traditions. <b>Aamir Mufti</b> scrutinizes these claims and critiques the continuing dominance of English as both a literary language and the undisputed cultural system of global capitalism.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674986893http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400De Gaullehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987210Jackson, Julian<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987210.jpg"><br /><p>In a definitive biography of the mythic general who refused to accept Nazi domination of France, <b>Julian Jackson</b> captures this titanic figure as never before. Drawing on unpublished letters, memoirs, and resources of the recently opened de Gaulle archive, he shows how this volatile visionary put a broken France back at the center of world affairs.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987210http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Dreamers: How Young Indians Are Changing the Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988170Poonam, Snigdha<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674988170.jpg"><br /><p><b>Snigdha Poonam</b> traveled through towns in northern India to investigate millennials, who are nothing like their Western counterparts. In a country of exceptional ambition, crushing limitations, and toxic masculinity, she found clickbaiters, scammers, and hucksters, but also strivers and student leaders hungry for change&mdash;a generation of dreamers.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674988170http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Word Embodied: The Jeweled Pagoda Mandalas in Japanese Buddhist Arthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983861O’Neal, Halle<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983861.jpg"><br /><p><b>Halle O&rsquo;Neal</b> unpacks jeweled pagoda mandala paintings and their revolutionary entwining of word and image to reveal crucial dynamics underlying Japanese Buddhist art&mdash;including invisibility, performative viewing, and the spectacular visualizations of embodiment.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983861http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Third Thoughtshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975323Weinberg, Steven<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975323.jpg"><br /><p>One of the world&rsquo;s most captivating scientists challenges us to think about nature&rsquo;s foundations and the entanglement of science and society. <b>Steven Weinberg</b>, author of <i>The First Three Minutes</i>, offers his views on fascinating aspects of physics and the universe, but does not seclude science behind disciplinary walls, or shy away from politics.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975323http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400In Their Own Best Interest: A History of the U.S. Effort to Improve Latin Americanshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984141Schoultz, Lars<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984141.jpg"><br /><p>For over a century the U.S. has &ldquo;improved&rdquo; the peoples of Latin America by promoting everything from representative democracy and economic development to oral hygiene. How did this paternalistic practice evolve and spread globally and what are the troubling consequences for a country with a habit of giving&mdash;and for others with a habit of receiving?</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984141http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Japan at the Crossroads: Conflict and Compromise after Anpohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984424Kapur, Nick<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984424.jpg"><br /><p>In 1960, when Japan revised the postwar treaty that allows a U.S. military presence in Japan, the popular backlash changed the evolution of Japan&rsquo;s politics and culture, and its global role. <b>Nick Kapur</b>&rsquo;s analysis helps resolve Japan&rsquo;s essential paradox as being innovative yet regressive, flexible yet resistant, imaginative yet wedded to tradition.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984424http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Globalization and Inequalityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984608Helpman, Elhanan<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984608.jpg"><br /><p>Globalization is not the primary cause of rising inequality. That is the conclusion of this penetrating study by <b>Elhanan Helpman</b>, a leading expert on international trade. If we wish to curb inequality while protecting what is best about globalization, he shows, we must start with a clear view of how globalization does, and does not, shape our world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984608http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Translatability of Revolution: Guo Moruo and Twentieth-Century Chinese Culturehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987180Wang, Pu<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987180.jpg"><br /><p>In the first comprehensive study of Guo Moruo in English, <b>Pu Wang</b> explores the dynamics of translation, revolution, and historical imagination in twentieth-century Chinese culture. Guo was a romantic writer, Mao Zedong&rsquo;s last poetic interlocutor, a Marxist historian, president of China&rsquo;s Academy of Sciences, and translator of Goethe&rsquo;s <i>Faust</i>.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987180http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Coins from the Excavations at Sardis: Their Archaeological and Economic Contexts: Coins from the 1973 to 2013 Excavationshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987258Evans, Jane DeRose<br />Ramage, Andrew<br />Cahill, Nicholas D.<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987258.jpg"><br /><p><b>Jane DeRose Evans</b> focuses on the over 8,000 coins minted in the Lydian, Hellenistic, Roman and Byzantine periods that were excavated between 1973 and 2013 in the Harvard&ndash;Cornell Expedition. The book places coins within eastern Mediterranean historical, cultural and economic contexts in order to better understand the monetized economy of Sardis.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987258http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Juggler of Notre Damehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024354France, Anatole<br />Ziolkowski, Jan M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024354.jpg"><br /><p>Writers, illustrators, and musicians from the Middle Ages to the present have loved this simple, medieval tale. In 1890, <b>Anatole France</b> adapted the original poem as the short story &ldquo;Le jongleur de Notre Dame,&rdquo; paired here with a translation by Jan M. Ziolkowski and Art Deco illustrations by Maurice Lalau.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024354http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Juggler of Our Ladyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024347France, Anatole<br />Ziolkowski, Jan M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024347.jpg"><br /><p>Writers, illustrators, and musicians from the Middle Ages to the present have loved this simple, medieval tale. In 1890, <b>Anatole France</b> adapted the original poem as the short story &ldquo;Le jongleur de Notre Dame,&rdquo; paired here with a facing translation by Jan M. Ziolkowski and medievalesque illustrations and calligraphy in gouache by Malatesta.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024347http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Little Jugglerhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024361Cooney, Barbara<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024361.jpg"><br /><p>Drawing on &ldquo;an Old French legend&rdquo;&mdash;a poem with roots stretching back seven hundred years&mdash;<b>Barbara Cooney</b>, a two-time recipient of the Caldecott Medal, made a story of beauty and simplicity to entertain and edify young audiences. Her protagonist Barnaby the juggler helps readers appreciate how they can offer their services, no matter how humble.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024361http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Juggling the Middle Ages: A Medieval Coloring Bookhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024385Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024385.jpg"><br /><p>This simple story behind this coloring book has medieval beginnings&mdash;a lovely poem often known as &ldquo;Our Lady&rsquo;s Tumbler&rdquo; that dates to the 1230s. Many writers and artists have been inspired by it, and the line art was thoughtfully chosen and carefully prepared from books published a century or so ago.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024385http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Ethics of Authenticityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987692Taylor, Charles<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987692.jpg"><br /><p>Everywhere we hear talk of decline, of a world that was better once, maybe fifty years ago, maybe centuries ago, but certainly before modernity drew us along its dubious path. While some lament the slide of Western culture into relativism and nihilism and others celebrate the trend as a liberating sort of progress, <b>Taylor</b> calls on us to face the moral and political crises of our time, and to make the most of modernity&rsquo;s challenges.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987692http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400Papers of John Adams, Volume 19: February 1787 – May 1789http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919280Adams, John<br />Georgini, Sara<br />Martin, Sara<br />Barlow, R. M.<br />Norton, Amanda Mathews<br />Millikan, Neal E.<br />Woodward, Hobson<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674919280.jpg"><br /><p>In <b>John Adams</b>&rsquo;s last 28 months as a diplomat in Europe, he petitioned to halt British impressment of American sailors, salvaged U.S. credit by contracting two Dutch loans, and finished <i>A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America</i>. He retired to his home but later resumed office as the first vice president of the U.S.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919280http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400We the People, Volume 3: The Civil Rights Revolutionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983946Ackerman, Bruce<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983946.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Civil Rights Revolution</i> carries <b>Bruce Ackerman</b>&rsquo;s sweeping reinterpretation of constitutional history into the era beginning with <i>Brown v. Board of Education</i>. Laws that ended Jim Crow and ensured equal rights at work, in schools, and in the voting booth gained congressional approval only after the American people mobilized their support.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983946http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400Lincoln's Tragic Pragmatism: Lincoln, Douglas, and Moral Conflicthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983991Burt, John<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983991.jpg"><br /><p>In their famous debates, Lincoln and Douglas struggled with how to behave when an ethical conflict like slavery strained democracy&rsquo;s commitment to rule by both consent and principle. What conscience demands and what it can persuade others to agree to are not always the same. Ultimately, this tragic limitation of liberalism led Lincoln to war.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983991http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400World Inequality Report 2018http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984554Alvaredo, Facundo<br />Chancel, Lucas<br />Piketty, Thomas<br />Saez, Emmanuel<br />Zucman, Gabriel<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984554.jpg"><br /><p><i>World Inequality Report 2018</i> is the most authoritative and up-to-date account of global trends in inequality. Researched, compiled, and written by a team of the world&rsquo;s leading economists, it presents&mdash;with unrivaled clarity and depth&mdash;information and analysis that will be vital to policy makers and scholars everywhere.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984554http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400Haunted by Chaos: China’s Grand Strategy from Mao Zedong to Xi Jinpinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977099Khan, Sulmaan Wasif<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977099.jpg"><br /><p>Before the Communists came to power, China lay broken. Today it is a global force, but its leaders are haunted by the past. <b>Sulmaan Wasif Khan</b> chronicles the grand strategies that have sought to protect China from aggression and ensure it would never again experience the powerlessness of the late Qing and Republican eras.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977099http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400Thinking and Beinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967892Kimhi, Irad<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674967892.jpg"><br /><p>Frege argued that psychological laws of thought&mdash;which explicate how we in fact think&mdash;must be distinguished from logical laws of thought&mdash;which impose rational requirements on thinking. Marking a radical break with Frege&rsquo;s legacy in analytic philosophy, <b>Irad Kimhi</b>&rsquo;s work shows that thinking and being are different manifestations of the same capacity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967892http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400Legal Lessons: Popularizing Laws in the People’s Republic of China, 1949–1989http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983854Altehenger, Jennifer<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983854.jpg"><br /><p><i>Legal Lessons</i> examines how China&rsquo;s party-state attempted to motivate ordinary citizens to learn laws during the Mao period. Archival records, advice manuals, and colorful propaganda materials reveal how official attempts to promote &ldquo;correct&rdquo; understanding of laws intersected with the interpretations and practical experiences of the people.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983854http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400Self and Soul: A Defense of Idealshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984004Edmundson, Mark<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984004.jpg"><br /><p>In a culture of the Self that has become progressively more skeptical and materialistic, we spare little thought for the great ideals&mdash;courage, contemplation, and compassion&mdash;that once gave life meaning. Here, <b>Mark Edmundson</b> makes an impassioned attempt to defend the value of these ancient ideals and to resurrect Soul in the modern world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984004http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400Dark Ghettos: Injustice, Dissent, and Reformhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984073Shelby, Tommie<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984073.jpg"><br /><p>For <b>Tommie Shelby</b>, the persistence of ghettos raises many thorny questions of morality, and he offers practical answers framed in terms of what justice requires of government and its citizens. His social vision and political ethics calls for putting the abolition of ghettos at the center of reform.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984073http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Study of al-Andalus: The Scholarship and Legacy of James T. Monroehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984462Hamilton, Michelle M.<br />Wacks, David A.<br />PAPERBACK<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984462.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Study of al-Andalus</i> explores the many ways in which James T. Monroe&rsquo;s scholarship has inspired further study in topics including Hispano-Arabic, Hebrew, and Romance literatures, Persian epic poetry, the impact of Andalusi literature in Egypt and the Arab East, and the lasting legacy of the expulsion of Spain&rsquo;s last Muslims.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984462http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400Body, Society, and Nation: The Creation of Public Health and Urban Culture in Shanghaihttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987173Nakajima, Chieko<br />HARDCOVER<br />July 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674987173.jpg"><br /><p><b>Chieko Nakajima</b> tells the story of China&rsquo;s unfolding modernity, exploring changing ideas, practices, and systems related to health and body in late nineteenth- and twentieth-century Shanghai. She explains how local customs fashioned and constrained public health and, in turn, how hygienic modernity helped shape local cultures and behavior.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674987173http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400Harvard Studies in Classical Philology, Volume 109http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971653Thomas, Richard F.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/missing_jacket.jpg"><br /><p><i>Harvard Studies in Classical Philology, Volume 109</i> includes Jos&eacute; Marcos Macedo&rsquo;s &ldquo;Zeus as (Rider of) Thunderbolt,&rdquo; Henry Spelman&rsquo;s &ldquo;Borrowing Sappho&rsquo;s Napkins,&rdquo; Florence Klein&rsquo;s &ldquo;Vergil&rsquo;s &lsquo;Posidippeanism,&rsquo;&rdquo; Benjamin Victor&rsquo;s &ldquo;Four Passages in Propertius&rsquo; Last Book of Elegies,&rdquo; and other essays.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971653http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Carving Up the Globe: An Atlas of Diplomacyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976245<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976245.jpg"><br /><p>With hundreds of full-color maps and finely crafted images, this atlas illustrates treaties that have determined the fates of millions, beginning with ancient Egyptians. <b>Malise Ruthven</b> and a team of experts provide lively historical commentary about the geopolitical efforts of princes, politicians, and diplomats to carve up the globe.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976245http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400The People’s Zion: Southern Africa, the United States, and a Transatlantic Faith-Healing Movementhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737785Cabrita, Joel<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737785.jpg"><br /><p><b>Joel Cabrita</b> tells the story of Zionism, which began in a utopian community near Chicago in 1900. Its faith-healing spiritualism, uplifting pan-racialism, and missionary zeal resonated with marginalized urban working-class whites and blacks in both the United States and Southern Africa. Today Zionism is Southern Africa&rsquo;s largest religious movement.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737785http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Ransom of the Soul: Afterlife and Wealth in Early Western Christianityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983977Brown, Peter<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983977.jpg"><br /><p><b>Peter Brown</b> explores a revolutionary shift in thinking about the fate of the soul between 250 and 650 CE, showing how personal wealth in the pursuit of redemption led Church doctrine concerning the afterlife to evolve from speculation to firm reality. This new relationship to money set the stage for the Church&rsquo;s domination of medieval society.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983977http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Beginning at the End: Decadence, Modernism, and Postcolonial Poetryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984431Stilling, Robert<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984431.jpg"><br /><p><b>Robert Stilling</b> shows how aestheticism&rsquo;s decadence became a key idea in postcolonial thought, describing the failures of revolutionary nationalism and asserting cosmopolitanism in poetry and art. Breaking down the boundaries around decadent literature, he takes it outside Europe and emphasizes the global reach of its imaginative transgressions.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984431http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400History and Presencehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984592Orsi, Robert A.<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984592.jpg"><br /><p>The unseeing of the gods was a requirement of Western modernity. Beginning with sixteenth-century debates over Christ&rsquo;s real presence in the host, <b>Robert Orsi</b> imagines an alternative. He urges us to withhold from absence the prestige modernity encourages and instead to approach contemporary religion and history with the gods fully present.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984592http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Cultural Agents Reloaded: The Legacy of Antanas Mockushttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088559Tognato, Carlo<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088559.jpg"><br /><p><i>Cultural Agents Reloaded</i> reflects on the accomplishments and failures of Antanas Mockus, twice Mayor of Bogot&aacute;. His example motivates us to sharpen our understanding of what cultural agency is in the present day by bringing into focus the challenges public humanities face when they travel South and struggle to become genuinely global.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088559http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Halberd at Red Cliff: Jian’an and the Three Kingdomshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977037Tian, Xiaofei<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977037.jpg"><br /><p>The third century CE&mdash;the Jian&rsquo;an era or Three Kingdoms&mdash;holds double significance for the Chinese cultural tradition. Its writings laid the foundation of classical poetry and literary criticism. Its historical personages and events also inspired works of art throughout Chinese history. <b>Xiaofei Tian</b> examines the interface of these two nostalgias.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977037http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Leftism Reinvented: Western Parties from Socialism to Neoliberalismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971813Mudge, Stephanie L.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971813.jpg"><br /><p>Analyzing left-leaning parties in the U.S., Sweden, Germany, and the United Kingdom, <b>Stephanie Mudge</b> shows that the left lost voters&rsquo; loyalty in part because of the changing worldview of party experts. Keynesian economists in the 1960s who spoke for managing the economy gave way in the 1980s to economists advocating the advancement of markets.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971813http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Inferno: An Anatomy of American Punishmenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983939Ferguson, Robert A.<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983939.jpg"><br /><p><b>Robert Ferguson</b> diagnoses all parts of a massive, out-of-control punishment regime. Turning the spotlight on the plight of prisoners, he asks the American people, Do we want our prisons to be this way? Acknowledging the suffering of prisoners and understanding what punishers do when they punish are the first steps toward a better, more just system.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983939http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400An Inquiry into Modes of Existence: An Anthropology of the Modernshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984028Latour, Bruno<br />Porter, Catherine<br />PAPERBACK<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984028.jpg"><br /><p>In a new approach to philosophical anthropology, <b>Bruno Latour</b> offers answers to questions raised in <i>We Have Never Been Modern</i>: If not modern, what <i>have</i> we been, and what values should we inherit? <i>An Inquiry into Modes of Existence</i> offers a new basis for diplomatic encounters with other societies at a time of ecological crisis.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984028http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400River Cities, City Rivershttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024255Way, Thaïsa<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024255.jpg"><br /><p>Cities have been built alongside rivers throughout history&mdash;shaping the development of urban landscapes and altering ecologies. Yet we have rarely given these urban landscapes their due. <i>River Cities, City Rivers</i> explores how such histories have shaped the present and how they might inform our visions of the future.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024255http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Smoke, Flames, and the Human Body in Mesoamerican Ritual Practicehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024262Tiesler, Vera<br />Scherer, Andrew K.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024262.jpg"><br /><p><i>Smoke, Flames, and the Human Body in Mesoamerican Ritual Practice</i> address the traditions, circumstances, and practices that involved the burning of bodies and bone, to better understand the ideologies behind these acts. It brings together scholars working across Mesoamerica with different methodologies and interdisciplinary lenses.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024262http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Tragedies, Volume I: Hercules. Trojan Women. Phoenician Women. Medea. Phaedrahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997172Seneca<br />Fitch, John G.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997172.jpg"><br /><p><b>Seneca</b> (ca. AD 4&ndash;65) authored verse tragedies that strongly influenced Shakespeare and other Renaissance dramatists. Plots are based on myth, but themes reflect imperial Roman politics. <b>John G. Fitch</b> has thoroughly revised his two-volume edition to take account of scholarship that has appeared since its initial publication.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997172http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Tragedies, Volume II: Oedipus. Agamemnon. Thyestes. Hercules on Oeta. Octaviahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997189Seneca<br />Fitch, John G.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997189.jpg"><br /><p><b>Seneca</b> (ca. AD 4&ndash;65) authored verse tragedies that strongly influenced Shakespeare and other Renaissance dramatists. Plots are based on myth, but themes reflect imperial Roman politics. <b>John G. Fitch</b> has thoroughly revised his two-volume edition to take account of scholarship that has appeared since its initial publication.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997189http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400History of Rome, Volume XI: Books 38–40http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997196Livy<br />Yardley, J. C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997196.jpg"><br /><p><b>Livy</b> (Titus Livius, 64 or 59 BC&ndash;AD 12 or 17), the Roman historian, presents a vivid narrative of Rome&rsquo;s rise from the traditional foundation of the city in 753 or 751 BC to 9 BC and illustrates the collective and individual virtues necessary to maintain such greatness. The fourth decad (31&ndash;40) focuses on Rome&rsquo;s growing hegemony in the East.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997196http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Posthomericahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997165Quintus Smyrnaeus<br />Hopkinson, Neil<br />HARDCOVER<br />June 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997165.jpg"><br /><p><b>Quintus Smyrnaeus</b>&rsquo; <i>Posthomerica</i>, composed between the late second and mid-fourth centuries AD, boldly adapts Homeric diction and style to fill in the story of the Trojan expedition between the end of the <a class="publicationTitle" href="/results-list.php?collection=1405">Iliad</a> and the beginning of the <a class="publicationTitle" href="/results-list.php?collection=1553">Odyssey</a>. This edition replaces the earlier Loeb Classical Library edition by A. S. Way (1913).</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997165http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400Plato as Critical Theoristhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971769Thakkar, Jonny<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971769.jpg"><br /><p>What is the best possible society? How would its rulers govern and citizens behave? In an era when political idealism seems a relic of the past, these questions are more urgent than ever. Taking seriously Plato&rsquo;s claim that in an ideal society philosophers rule, <b>Jonny Thakkar</b> offers a daring experiment to breathe life into our political present.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971769http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400An Emerging Modern World: 1750–1870http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674047204Conrad, Sebastian<br />Osterhammel, Jürgen<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674047204.jpg"><br /><p>For most of human history, states and regions were connected by long-distance commerce and war, yet they developed essentially separately. The century after 1750 marked a major shift. <i>An Emerging Modern World</i>, fourth in the six-volume series <i>A History of the World</i>, charts this transformative period outside the West.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674047204http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Information, Incentives, and Education Policyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674050907Neal, Derek A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674050907.jpg"><br /><p><b>Derek Neal</b> writes that economists must analyze public education policy in the same way they analyze other procurement problems. He shows how standard tools from economics research speak directly to issues in education. For mastering the models and tools that economists of education should use in their work, there is no better resource available.</p> http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674050907http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400As the World Ages: Rethinking a Demographic Crisishttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504639Sivaramakrishnan, Kavita<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674504639.jpg"><br /><p>People are living longer, not only in wealthy countries but in developing nations. For too long, Western experts have conceived of aging as a universal predicament&mdash;one that supposedly provokes the same welfare concerns in every context. It is time, <b>Kavita Sivaramakrishnan</b> writes, to embrace a new approach that prioritizes local agendas and values.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674504639http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Collective Choice and Social Welfare: An Expanded Editionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919211Sen, Amartya<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674919211.jpg"><br /><p>A classic since 1970, this study has been recognized for its groundbreaking role in integrating economics and ethics, and for its influence in opening up new areas of research in social choice. This expanded edition preserves the text of the original while presenting eleven new chapters of fresh arguments and results and a new introduction.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674919211http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Annotated Prison Writings of Oscar Wildehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984387Wilde, Oscar<br />Frankel, Nicholas<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984387.jpg"><br /><p>Serving prison time with hard labor for the crime of gross indecency, <b>Oscar Wilde</b> wrote some of his most powerful works. A savage indictment of society, and testimony to private sufferings, his prison writings&mdash;illuminated by <b>Nicholas Frankel</b>&rsquo;s notes&mdash;reveal a different man from the dandy and aesthete who shocked or amused the English-speaking world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984387http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Moving toward Integration: The Past and Future of Fair Housinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976535Sander, Richard H.<br />Kucheva, Yana A.<br />Zasloff, Jonathan M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976535.jpg"><br /><p>Reducing residential segregation has proven to be the best way to reduce racial inequality in employment, earnings, test scores, and longevity. <i>Moving toward Integration</i> explains why racial segregation has been resilient, and how public policy, aligned with demographic trends, can achieve housing integration within a generation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976535http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Known Citizen: A History of Privacy in Modern Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737501Igo, Sarah E.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737501.jpg"><br /><p>Every day Americans make decisions about their privacy: what to share, how much to expose to whom. Securing the boundary between private affairs and public identity has become a central task of citizenship. <b>Sarah Igo</b> pursues this elusive social value across the twentieth century, as individuals asked how they should be known by their own society.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737501http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Poems of Christopher of Mytilene and John Mauropoushttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674736986Christopher of Mytilene<br />Mauropous, John<br />Bernard, Floris<br />Livanos, Christopher<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674736986.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Poems of Christopher of Mytilene and John Mauropous</i> collects the varied Byzantine Greek verses of these witty and vibrant poets&mdash;their epigrams, satires, encomia, polemics, and more&mdash;in English for the first time.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674736986http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Dignity: Its History and Meaninghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984059Rosen, Michael<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984059.jpg"><br /><p>Dignity plays a central role in thinking about law and human rights, but there is sharp disagreement about its meaning. Combining conceptual precision with a broad historical background, <b>Rosen</b> puts these controversies in context and offers a novel, constructive proposal. He also answers a puzzling question: why treat the dead with dignity?</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984059http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Ocean, the Bird, and the Scholar: Essays on Poets and Poetryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984080Vendler, Helen<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984080.jpg"><br /><p>One of our foremost commentators examines the work of a broad range of English, Irish, and American poets. <b>Helen Vendler</b>&rsquo;s essays, book reviews, and occasional prose from the past two decades, taken together, are an eloquent plea for the centrality&mdash;in humanistic study and modern culture&mdash;of poetry&rsquo;s subversive, sustaining, and demanding legacy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984080http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Medieval Latin Lives of Muhammadhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980730Yolles, Julian<br />Weiss, Jessica<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980730.jpg"><br /><p><i>Medieval Latin Lives of Muhammad</i> helps trace the persistence of old clich&eacute;s as well as the evolution of new attitudes toward Islam and its prophet over five centuries in Western culture. This volume brings together a highly varied and fascinating set of Latin narratives and polemics never before translated into English.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980730http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Top Incomes in France in the Twentieth Century: Inequality and Redistribution, 1901–1998http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737693Piketty, Thomas<br />Ackerman, Seth<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737693.jpg"><br /><p>This pioneering work by <b>Thomas Piketty</b> explains the facts and dynamics of income inequality in France in the twentieth century. On its publication in French in 2001, it helped launch the international program led by Piketty and others to explore the grand patterns and causes of global inequality&mdash;research that has since transformed public debate.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737693http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Right of Publicity: Privacy Reimagined for a Public Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980983Rothman, Jennifer<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980983.jpg"><br /><p>From athletes to victims of revenge porn, people have been transformed into intellectual property. Who controls one&rsquo;s identity? <b>Jennifer Rothman</b> uses the right of publicity&mdash;a little-known law&mdash;to answer this question. By tracing the right&rsquo;s origins to privacy laws in the 1800s, she finds a way to reclaim privacy for a public world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980983http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Universe in Creation: A New Understanding of the Big Bang and the Emergence of Lifehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976078Gould, Roy R.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976078.jpg"><br /><p>Offering a fresh take on what brought the world&mdash;and us&mdash;into being, <b>Roy Gould</b> helps us see the universe as the master of its own creation, not tethered to a singular event but burgeoning as new space and energy stream into existence. He explores whether life itself&mdash;rather than a mere cosmic afterthought&mdash;may be written into the basic laws of nature.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976078http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Hearing Things: The Work of Sound in Literaturehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983496Leighton, Angela<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983496.jpg"><br /><p>Drawing on the writings of critics and philosophers and on the comments of poets and novelists who have pointed to the role of the ear in writing and reading, <b>Angela Leighton</b> offers a reconsideration of literature as an exercise in hearing things, and renews a call for criticism that is creatively attentive to sound&rsquo;s work in every literary text.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983496http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Austrian Reconstruction and the Collapse of Global Finance, 1921–1931http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088924Marcus, Nathan<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088924.jpg"><br /><p>Although some statesmen and historians have pinned Austria&rsquo;s&mdash;and the world&rsquo;s&mdash;interwar economic implosion on financial colonialism, in this corrective history <b>Nathan Marcus</b> deemphasizes the negative role of external players and points to the greater impact of domestic malfeasance and predatory speculation on Austrian political and financial decline.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088924http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Inventing the Immigration Problem: The Dillingham Commission and Its Legacyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976443Benton-Cohen, Katherine<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976443.jpg"><br /><p>The Dillingham Commission&mdash;created by Congress in 1907 to collect data on a perceived immigration problem&mdash;remains the largest U.S. immigration study ever conducted. <b>Katherine Benton-Cohen</b> shows that its Progressive formulation and recommendations endure in almost every component of immigration policy, control, and enforcement a century later.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976443http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Writing for Print: Publishing and the Making of Textual Authority in Late Imperial Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983830Son, Suyoung<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983830.jpg"><br /><p><b>Suyoung Son</b> examines the widespread practice of self-publishing by writers in late imperial China, focusing on the relationships between manuscript tradition and print convention, peer patronage and popular fame, and gift exchange and commercial transactions in textual production and circulation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983830http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Inside Graduate Admissions: Merit, Diversity, and Faculty Gatekeepinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984042Posselt, Julie R.<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984042.jpg"><br /><p>Advanced degrees are necessary for careers that once required only a college education. Yet little has been written about who gets into grad school and why. <b>Julie Posselt</b> pulls back the curtain on this secret process, revealing how faculty evaluate applicants in top-ranked doctoral programs in the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984042http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Dante: The Story of His Lifehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984066Santagata, Marco<br />Dixon, Richard<br />PAPERBACK<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984066.jpg"><br /><p><b>Marco Santagata</b> illuminates one of the world&rsquo;s supreme poets from many angles&mdash;philosopher, father, courtier, political partisan. He brings together a vast body of Italian scholarship on Dante&rsquo;s medieval world, untangles a complex web of family relationships for English readers, and shows the influence of local and regional politics on his writing.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984066http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Disciplining the Empire: Politics, Governance, and the Rise of the British Navyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976207Kinkel, Sarah<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976207.jpg"><br /><p><b>Sarah Kinkel</b> shows that the rise of British naval power was neither inevitable nor unquestioned: it was the outcome of fierce battles over the shape of Britain&rsquo;s empire and the bonds of political authority. The Navy was one of many battlefields where British subjects debated whether the empire would be ruled from Parliament down or the people up.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976207http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Vatican I: The Council and the Making of the Ultramontane Churchhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979987O'Malley, John W.<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979987.jpg"><br /><p>In the nineteenth century, the foundations upon which the Catholic Church had rested for centuries were shaken were shaken by liberalism. At the Vatican Council of 1869&ndash;1870, the church made a dramatic effort to set things right by defining the doctrine of papal infallibility. As a result, the church became more pope-centered than ever before.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979987http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400A Business of State: Commerce, Politics, and the Birth of the East India Companyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984561Mishra, Rupali<br />HARDCOVER<br />May 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984561.jpg"><br /><p>Around 1800, the English East India Company controlled half of the world&rsquo;s trade and deployed a vast network of political influencers. Yet the story of its 17th-century beginnings has remained largely untold. <b>Rupali Mishra</b>&rsquo;s account of the Company&rsquo;s formative years sheds light on one of the most powerful corporations in the history of the world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984561http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400Elements of Surprise: Our Mental Limits and the Satisfactions of Plothttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980204Tobin, Vera<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980204.jpg"><br /><p>Reading classic and popular literature alongside the latest research in cognitive science, <b>Vera Tobin</b> shows that a good surprise works by taking advantage of cognitive biases, mental shortcuts, and quirks of memory. She provides not only a sophisticated how-to guide for writers but&mdash;for all readers&mdash;a new appreciation of the pleasures of being had.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980204http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400A World of Empires: The Russian Voyage of the Frigate Palladahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976405Bojanowska, Edyta M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976405.jpg"><br /><p><b>Edyta Bojanowska</b> uses Ivan Goncharov&rsquo;s gripping travelogue&mdash;a bestseller in nineteenth-century Russia&mdash;as a unique eyewitness account of empire in action. Slow to be integrated into the standard narrative on European imperialism, Russia emerges here as an assertive empire eager to emulate European powers and determined to define Russia against them.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976405http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Burdens of Brotherhood: Jews and Muslims from North Africa to Francehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984103Katz, Ethan B.<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984103.jpg"><br /><p>Headlines from France suggest that the country&rsquo;s Jews and Muslims are inevitably at odds. But the past tells a different story. In this sweeping history from World War I to the present, <b>Ethan Katz</b> shows that Jewish&ndash;Muslim relations were more complex, shaped by everyday encounters and perceptions of deeply rooted similarities as well as differences.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984103http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Blockchain and the Law: The Rule of Codehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976429De Filippi, Primavera<br />Wright, Aaron<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976429.jpg"><br /><p>How does Bitcoin mine money from 1s and 0s? Through blockchain, a tool for creating secure, decentralized peer-to-peer applications. The technology has been compared to the Internet in impact. But disintermediation&mdash;blockchain&rsquo;s greatest benefit&mdash;cuts out oversight along with middlemen. <i>Blockchain and the Law</i> urges the law to catch up.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976429http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400What Was Literary Impressionism?http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980792Fried, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980792.jpg"><br /><p>If literary impressionism is anything, it is the project to turn prose into vision. But vision of what? <b>Michael Fried</b> argues that the impressionists compelled readers not only to see what was described and narrated but also to see writing itself: the upward-facing page, pen and ink, the written script, the act of inscription.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980792http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Cognitive Gadgets: The Cultural Evolution of Thinkinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980150Heyes, Cecilia<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980150.jpg"><br /><p>Adult humans have impressive pieces of cognitive equipment, but in <b>Cecilia Heyes</b>&rsquo;s view these cognitive gadgets are not programmed in the genes. They are constructed over the course of childhood through social interaction. From birth, our malleable minds learn from our culture-soaked human environment not only what to think but how to think it.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980150http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400The Great Rift: Literacy, Numeracy, and the Religion-Science Dividehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983632Hobart, Michael E.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983632.jpg"><br /><p><b>Michael Hobart</b> locates the great rift between science and religion not in ideological disagreement but in advances in mathematics and symbolic representation that moved past language to open new windows onto the natural world. His work connects the cognitive breakthroughs of the past with intellectual debates ongoing in the twenty-first century.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983632http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Bring the War Home: The White Power Movement and Paramilitary Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674286078Belew, Kathleen<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674286078.jpg"><br /><p>The white power movement has declared war against the United States and has carried out&mdash;with military precision&mdash;an escalating campaign of terror against the American public. <b>Kathleen Belew</b> gives the first full history of a movement that consolidated around a sense of betrayal over Vietnam and made tragic headlines with the Oklahoma City bombing.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674286078http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Pandora’s Box: A History of the First World Warhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545113Leonhard, Jörn<br />Camiller, Patrick<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545113.jpg"><br /><p>In a monumental history of WWI, Germany&rsquo;s leading historian of the first great 20th-century catastrophe explains the war&rsquo;s origins and course, revealing how profoundly it shaped the world to come. <b>J&ouml;rn Leonhard</b> treats the clash of arms with a sure feel for grand strategy, the tactics of arms and attrition, and the grim fate of frontline soldiers.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545113http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Holy Humanitarians: American Evangelicals and Global Aidhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737365Curtis, Heather D.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737365.jpg"><br /><p><b>Heather D. Curtis</b> lays bare the theological motivations, social forces, cultural assumptions, business calculations, and political dynamics that shaped America&rsquo;s ambivalent embrace of evangelical philanthropy. In the process she uncovers the seeds of today&rsquo;s heated debates over the politics of poverty relief and international aid.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737365http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Empire by Invitation: William Walker and Manifest Destiny in Central Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737495Gobat, Michel<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737495.jpg"><br /><p><b>Michel Gobat</b> traces the first U.S. overseas empire to William Walker, a believer in the nation&rsquo;s manifest destiny to spread not only westward but abroad. In the 1850s Walker and a band of expansionists migrated to Nicaragua to free the masses from allegedly despotic elites. But what began with promises of liberation devolved into a reign of terror.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737495http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Root-Cause Regulation: Protecting Work and Workers in the Twenty-First Centuryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979604Piore, Michael J.<br />Schrank, Andrew<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979604.jpg"><br /><p>Work is more deadly than war, and the U.S. has one of the highest rates of occupational fatality in the developed world. Why, after a century of reform, are U.S. workers growing less secure? <b>Michael Piore</b> and <b>Andrew Schrank</b> show how regulation can be a generative force for both workers and employers, rather than the job-killer of neoliberal theory.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979604http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Nemesis: Alcibiades and the Fall of Athenshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660441Stuttard, David<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660441.jpg"><br /><p>Alcibiades was one of the most dazzling figures of Athens&rsquo; Golden Age. A friend of Socrates, he was spectacularly rich, bewitchingly handsome and charismatic, a skilled general, and a ruthless politician. He was also a serial traitor. <b>David Stuttard</b> tells a spellbinding story of Alcibiades&rsquo; life and the turbulent world he set out to conquer.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660441http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Superbugs: An Arms Race against Bacteriahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975989Hall, William<br />McDonnell, Anthony<br />O'Neill, Jim<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975989.jpg"><br /><p>Antibiotics are powerful drugs that can prevent and treat infections, but they are becoming less effective as a result of drug resistance. <i>Superbugs</i> describes this growing global threat, the systematic failures that have led to it, and solutions that governments, industries, and public health specialists can adopt.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975989http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Colonial al-Andalus: Spain and the Making of Modern Moroccan Culturehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980327Calderwood, Eric<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980327.jpg"><br /><p>The widespread belief that Spain and Morocco are joined through their Andalusi past&mdash;from a time when Christians, Muslims, and Jews &ldquo;coexisted&rdquo; in medieval Iberia&mdash;actually arose in the 1800s, as Spain&rsquo;s justification for colonizing Morocco. <b>Eric Calderwood</b> shows how a piece of Spanish propaganda gradually became a tenet of Moroccan nationalism.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980327http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400Pedro Reyes: Ad Usum / To Be Usedhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674025158Falconi, José Luis<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674025158.jpg"><br /><p>Mexico-based artist, architect, and cultural agent Pedro Reyes turns existing social problems into opportunities for effecting tangible change through collective imagination. <i>Ad Usum: To Be Used</i> is a full-color illustrated survey of Reyes&rsquo;s projects including images, interviews, and critical essays by leading scholars in diverse fields.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674025158http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500No Morality, No Self: Anscombe’s Radical Skepticismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976504Doyle, James<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976504.jpg"><br /><p>Elizabeth Anscombe&rsquo;s &ldquo;Modern Moral Philosophy&rdquo; and &ldquo;The First Person&rdquo; have become touchstones of analytic philosophy but their significance remains controversial or misunderstood. <b>James Doyle</b> offers a fresh interpretation of Anscombe&rsquo;s theses about ethical reasoning and individual identity that reconciles seemingly incompatible points of view.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976504http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500America Classifies the Immigrants: From Ellis Island to the 2020 Censushttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674425057Perlmann, Joel<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674425057.jpg"><br /><p><b>Joel Perlmann</b> traces the history of U.S. classification of immigrants, from Ellis Island to the present day, showing how slippery and contested ideas about racial, national, and ethnic difference have been. His focus ranges from the 1897 List of Races and Peoples, through changes in the civil rights era, to proposals for reform of the 2020 Census.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674425057http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500Not Enough: Human Rights in an Unequal Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737563Moyn, Samuel<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737563.jpg"><br /><p>The age of human rights has been kindest to the rich. As state violations of political rights garnered attention, a commitment to material equality disappeared and market fundamentalism emerged as the dominant economic force. <b>Samuel Moyn</b> asks why we chose not to challenge wealth and neglected the demands of a broader social and economic justice.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737563http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Devil’s Music: How Christians Inspired, Condemned, and Embraced Rock ’n’ Rollhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980846Stephens, Randall J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980846.jpg"><br /><p><b>Randall Stephens</b> traces rock&rsquo;s inspiration to the Pentecostal churches where Elvis, Little Richard, and others worshipped. Faith, which served as a vehicle for whites&rsquo; fears, led them to condemn the godless music of blacks and hippies. But in a reversal of strategy, evangelicals later embraced Christian rock as a way to project Jesus&rsquo;s message.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980846http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500Undocumented Lives: The Untold Story of Mexican Migrationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737037Minian, Ana Raquel<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737037.jpg"><br /><p>In the 1970s Mexico sent men across the border to take low-level work and return money to their communities back home. But the 1980s U.S. immigration crackdown forced many to remain in the north permanently for fear of not being able to return to work&mdash;trapped in a &ldquo;cage of gold.&rdquo; <b>Ana Raquel Minian</b> explores this unique chapter in Mexican migration.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737037http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500What Is China?: Territory, Ethnicity, Culture, and Historyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737143Ge, Zhaoguang<br />Hill, Michael Gibbs<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737143.jpg"><br /><p><b>Ge Zhaoguang</b> addresses sensitive questions of identity that shape the politics of the world&rsquo;s most populous country. This insider&rsquo;s account teases out nuances of China&rsquo;s encounter with the contemporary world, using its past to explain its present and to provide insight into paths the nation might follow as the current century unfolds.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737143http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Law of Blood: Thinking and Acting as a Nazihttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660434Chapoutot, Johann<br />Richmond Mouillot, Miranda<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660434.jpg"><br /><p>The scale and depth of Nazi brutality seem to defy understanding. What could drive people to fight, kill, and destroy with such ruthless ambition? <b>Johann Chapoutot</b> says we need to understand better how the Nazis explained it themselves, and in particular how steeped they were in the idea that history gave them no choice: it was either kill or die.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660434http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Rise of the Working-Class Shareholder: Labor’s Last Best Weaponhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972131Webber, David<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972131.jpg"><br /><p><b>David Webber</b> shines a light on labor&rsquo;s most potent remaining weapon: its multitrillion-dollar pension funds. Outmaneuvered at the bargaining table and in the courts, state houses, and Washington, worker organizations are beginning to exercise muscle through markets. Shareholder activism is a rare good-news story for America&rsquo;s workers.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972131http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500Selected Poemshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674063440Engonopoulos, Nikos<br />Connolly, David<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674063440.jpg"><br /><p><b>Nikos Engonopoulos</b> (1907&ndash;1985) was one of the most prominent representatives of Greek Surrealist poetry and painting. This volume offers a collection of his most representative poems, including his long poem <i>Boliv&aacute;r</i>, an emblematic act of resistance against the Nazis and their allies who occupied Greece in 1941.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674063440http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500Christian: The Politics of a Word in Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737631Bowman, Matthew<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737631.jpg"><br /><p>Religious diversity is a defining feature of the United States. But more remarkable than the range of faiths is the diversity of political visions embedded in them. <b>Matthew Bowman</b> delves into the ongoing struggle over the potent word &ldquo;Christian,&rdquo; not merely to settle theological disputes but to discover its centrality to American politics.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737631http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500Navigating Semi-Colonialism: Shipping, Sovereignty, and Nation-Building in China, 1860–1937http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983847Reinhardt, Anne<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983847.jpg"><br /><p><i>Navigating Semi-Colonialism</i> examines steam navigation, which was introduced by foreign powers to Chinese waters in the mid-nineteenth century. <b>Anne Reinhardt</b> illuminates both conceptual and concrete aspects of this regime, arguing for the specificity of China&rsquo;s experience, its continuities with colonialism, and its links to global processes.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983847http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500The End of Sex and the Future of Human Reproductionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984011Greely, Henry T.<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984011.jpg"><br /><p>Within 40 years many people will stop having sex for reproduction. After IVF and preimplantation genetic diagnosis, parents will pick embryos for implantation, gestation, and birth. It will be easy, safe, lawful, and free, <b>Henry Greely</b> predicts. He explains the new technologies and sets out the deep ethical and legal challenges facing humanity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984011http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500Global Inequality: A New Approach for the Age of Globalizationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984035Milanovic, Branko<br />PAPERBACK<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984035.jpg"><br /><p><b>Branko Milanovic</b> presents a bold account of the dynamics that drive inequality on a global scale. Using vast data sets, he explains the forces that make inequality rise and fall within and among nations over time. He reveals who has been helped by globalization, who has been hurt, andwhat policies might tilt the balance toward economic justice.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984035http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500Give and Take: Poverty and the Status Order in Early Modern Japanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983878Ehlers, Maren A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983878.jpg"><br /><p><i>Give and Take</i> offers a new history of government in Tokugawa Japan (1600&ndash;1868), one that focuses on ordinary subjects: merchants, artisans, villagers, and people at the margins of society. <b>Maren Ehlers</b> explores how high and low people negotiated and collaborated with each otheras they addressed the problem of poverty in early modern Japan.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983878http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500Privacy’s Blueprint: The Battle to Control the Design of New Technologieshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976009Hartzog, Woodrow<br />HARDCOVER<br />April 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976009.jpg"><br /><p><b>Woodrow Hartzog</b> develops the underpinning of a new kind of privacy law responsive to the way people actually perceive and use digital technologies. Rather than permit exploitation, it would demand encryption, prohibit malicious interfaces that deceive users and leave them vulnerable, and require safeguards against abuses of biometric surveillance.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976009http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500Waste of a Nation: Garbage and Growth in Indiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980600Doron, Assa<br />Jeffrey, Robin<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980600.jpg"><br /><p><b>Assa Doron</b> and <b>Robin Jeffrey</b> argue that in India the removal and reuse of waste lays waste to human lives. People at the bottom are injured and stigmatized as they work with sewage, toxic chemicals, and rotting garbage. If India is to emerge as a model for the world, its policies will have to reach beyond the environment, to encompass empathy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980600http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Markets, Morals, Politics: Jealousy of Trade and the History of Political Thoughthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976337Kapossy, Béla<br />Nakhimovsky, Isaac<br />Reinert, Sophus A.<br />Whatmore, Richard<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976337.jpg"><br /><p>When Istvan Hont died in 2013 the world lost a giant of intellectual history. <i>Markets, Morals, Politics</i> brings together a celebrated cast of Hont&rsquo;s contemporaries to explore his influence, ideas, and methods&mdash;a work of interpretation that does justice to Hont&rsquo;s influence while developing its own provocative, illuminating arguments.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976337http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500The New Chimpanzee: A Twenty-First-Century Portrait of Our Closest Kinhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977112Stanford, Craig<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977112.jpg"><br /><p>Drawing on extensive observations of wild chimpanzees&rsquo; behavior and social dynamics, <b>Craig Stanford</b> portrays a complex and more humanlike ape than the chimps Jane Goodall popularized more than a half century ago&mdash;one that plots political coups, strategizes for resources, and passes on cultural traditions to younger generations.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977112http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 19 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Other Worlds: Spirituality and the Search for Invisible Dimensionshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984295White, Christopher G.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984295.jpg"><br /><p><b>Christopher White</b> points to ways that both spiritual practices and scientific speculation about multiverses and invisible dimensions are efforts to peer into the hidden elements and even existential meaning of the universe. Creatively appropriated, these ideas can restore a spiritual sense that the world is greater than anything our eyes can see.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984295http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Zbigniew Brzezinski: America’s Grand Strategisthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975637Vaïsse, Justin<br />Porter, Catherine<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975637.jpg"><br /><p>Zbigniew Brzezinski&rsquo;s impact on America&rsquo;s role in the world extends far beyond his years in the Carter White House. <b>Justin Va&iuml;sse</b> offers the first biography of the Polish immigrant and grand strategist whose geopolitical vision, scholarly writings, and policy advice to many presidents brought lasting changes to America&rsquo;s conduct of foreign policy.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975637http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Reading Philosophy, Writing Poetry: Intertextual Modes of Making Meaning in Early Medieval Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983823Swartz, Wendy<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983823.jpg"><br /><p>Early medieval writers in China understood and manipulated a shared intellectual lexicon to produce meaning. <b>Wendy Swartz</b> explores how these writers developed a distinctive mosaic of ways to participate in their cultural heritage by weaving textual strands from a shared and expanding store of literary resources into new patterns and configurations.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983823http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500How the Other Half Banks: Exclusion, Exploitation, and the Threat to Democracyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983960Baradaran, Mehrsa<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983960.jpg"><br /><p>The United States has two separate banking systems&mdash;one serving the well-to-do and another exploiting everyone else. Deserted by banks and lacking credit, many people are forced to wander through a Wild West of payday lenders and check-cashing services thanks to the effects of deregulation in the 1970s that continue today, <b>Mehrsa Baradaran</b> shows.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983960http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Nefertiti’s Face: The Creation of an Iconhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983755Tyldesley, Joyce<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983755.jpg"><br /><p>Little is known about the Egyptian queen Nefertiti, yet she is one of the most famous women who ever lived. Her face adorns modern artifacts all over the world, thanks to just one object: the lovely, mysterious Nefertiti bust created by Thutmose. <b>Joyce Tyldesley</b> tells the fascinating story of one of the world&rsquo;s most treasured artifacts.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983755http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Globalists: The End of Empire and the Birth of Neoliberalismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979529Slobodian, Quinn<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979529.jpg"><br /><p>Do neoliberals hate the state? In the first intellectual history of neoliberal globalism, <b>Quinn Slobodian</b> follows neoliberal thinkers from the Habsburg Empire&rsquo;s fall to the creation of the World Trade Organization to show that neoliberalism emerged less to shrink government and abolish regulations than to deploy them globally to protect capitalism.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979529http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Boundaries of the International: Law and Empirehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980815Pitts, Jennifer<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980815.jpg"><br /><p>It is commonly believed that international law originated in respectful relations among free and equal European states. But as <b>Jennifer Pitts</b> shows, international law was forged as much through Europeans&rsquo; domineering relations with non-European states and empires, leaving a legacy visible in the unequal structures of today&rsquo;s international order.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980815http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Chinese Must Go: Violence, Exclusion, and the Making of the Alien in Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976016Lew-Williams, Beth<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976016.jpg"><br /><p><b>Beth Lew-Williams</b> shows how American immigration policies incited violence against Chinese workers, and how that violence provoked new exclusionary policies. Locating the origins of the modern American &ldquo;alien&rdquo; in this violent era, she makes clear that the present resurgence of xenophobia builds mightily upon past fears of the &ldquo;heathen Chinaman.&rdquo;</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976016http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500First in Fly: <i>Drosophila</i> Research and Biological Discoveryhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971011Mohr, Stephanie Elizabeth<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971011.jpg"><br /><p>A single species of fly, <i>Drosophila melanogaster</i>, has been the subject of scientific research for more than one hundred years. <b>Stephanie Elizabeth Mohr</b> explains why this tiny insect merits such intense scrutiny, and how laboratory findings made first in flies have expanded our understanding of human health and disease.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971011http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500The People vs. Democracy: Why Our Freedom Is in Danger and How to Save Ithttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976825Mounk, Yascha<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976825.jpg"><br /><p>From India to Turkey, from Poland to the United States, authoritarian populists have seized power. Two core components of liberal democracy&mdash;individual rights and the popular will&mdash;are at war, putting democracy itself at risk. In plain language, <b>Yascha Mounk</b> describes how we got here, where we need to go, and why there is little time left to waste.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976825http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Passwords: Philology, Security, Authenticationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980761Lennon, Brian<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980761.jpg"><br /><p>Cryptology, the science of ciphers and codes, and philology, the study of languages, are typically understood as separate domains. But <b>Brian Lennon</b> contends that computing&rsquo;s humanistic applications, no less than its technical ones, are marked by the priorities of security and military institutions devoted to fighting wars and decoding intelligence.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980761http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Authors in Court: Scenes from the Theater of Copyrighthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984134Rose, Mark<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984134.jpg"><br /><p><b>Mark Rose</b> uses case studies to show how gender and gentility have influenced the self-presentation of authors in court and how the personal styles, public personas, and histories of novelists, dramatists, poets, photographers, and cartoonists have influenced the development of legal doctrine around issues of copyright.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984134http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Minds on Fire: How Role-Immersion Games Transform Collegehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984097Carnes, Mark C.<br />PAPERBACK<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984097.jpg"><br /><p>Why are so many students intellectually disengaged? <b>Mark Carnes</b> says it is because students are so deeply absorbed in competitive social play. He shows how month-long role-immersion games in the curriculum can channel those competitive impulses into transformative learning experiences, and how bricks-and-mortar colleges can set young minds on fire.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984097http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Escape from Vichy: The Refugee Exodus to the French Caribbeanhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983380Jennings, Eric T.<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983380.jpg"><br /><p>Early in World War II, thousands of refugees traveled from France to Vichy-controlled Martinique, en route to safer shores in North, Central, and South America. While awaiting transfer, the exiles formed influential ties&mdash;with one another and with local black dissidents. As <b>Eric T. Jennings</b> shows, what began as expulsion became a kind of rescue.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983380http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Adaptive Oncogenesis: A New Understanding of How Cancer Evolves inside Ushttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545397DeGregori, James<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545397.jpg"><br /><p><b>James DeGregori</b> proposes a way of thinking about cancer as a disease of evolution&mdash;one in which mutated cells outcompete healthy cells in the ecosystem of the body&rsquo;s tissues. By tying cancer&rsquo;s progression to natural selection and evolved strategies for reproductive success, his theory goes far in explaining who gets cancer, when it appears, and why.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545397http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Good Government: Democracy beyond Electionshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979437Rosanvallon, Pierre<br />DeBevoise, Malcolm<br />HARDCOVER<br />March 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979437.jpg"><br /><p>Faced with government&rsquo;s ineptitude, people are attracted to strong leaders and bold action. As <b>Pierre Rosanvallon</b> demonstrates, &ldquo;presidentialism&rdquo; may reflect the particular concerns of today, but its many precursors show that democracy has always struggled with tension between popular government and concentrated authority.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979437http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500Bannermen Tales (<i>Zidishu</i>): Manchu Storytelling and Cultural Hybridity in the Qing Dynastyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975194Chiu, Elena Suet-Ying<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975194.jpg"><br /><p><i>Bannermen Tales</i> is the first book in English to offer a comprehensive study of <i>zidishu</i>&mdash;a popular storytelling genre created by the Manchus in early eighteenth-century Beijing. With original translations, musical score, and numerous illustrations of hand-copied and printed texts, this study opens a new window into Qing literature.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975194http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Catholic Modern: The Challenge of Totalitarianism and the Remaking of the Churchhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972100Chappel, James<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972100.jpg"><br /><p>In 1900 the Catholic Church stood staunchly against human rights, religious freedom, and the secular state&mdash;disastrous concepts unleashed by the French Revolution. Yet by the 1960s its position was reversed. How did the world&rsquo;s largest religious organization become modern? <b>James Chappel</b> finds answers in the shattering experiences of the 1930s.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972100http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Republic of Arabic Letters: Islam and the European Enlightenmenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975927Bevilacqua, Alexander<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975927.jpg"><br /><p><b>Alexander Bevilacqua</b> shows that the Enlightenment effort to learn about Islam and its religious and intellectual traditions issued not from a secular agenda but from the scholarly commitments of a pioneering group of Catholic and Protestant Christians who cast aside inherited views and bequeathed a new understanding of Islam to the modern West.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975927http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Jesus in Asiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674051133Sugirtharajah, R. S.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674051133.jpg"><br /><p>Reconstructions of Jesus occurred in Asia long before the Western search for the historical Jesus began in earnest. Asians remade Jesus at times appreciatively and at other times critically. <b>R. S. Sugirtharajah</b> situates the historical Jesus beyond the narrow confines of the West and offers an eye-opening chapter in the story of global Christianity.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674051133http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Price of Aid: The Economic Cold War in Indiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659599Engerman, David C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659599.jpg"><br /><p>Looking back to the evolution of foreign aid during the Cold War, <b>David C. Engerman</b> invites us to recognize the strategic thinking at the heart of development assistance&mdash;along with the political costs. India&rsquo;s history provides an instructive model, as China spends freely in Africa and the political stakes of foreign aid start to rise again.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659599http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Muslim Brotherhood and the West: A History of Enmity and Engagementhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970700Frampton, Martyn<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970700.jpg"><br /><p>Drawing on the Muslim Brotherhood&rsquo;s Arabic and English writings and on archival research in London and Washington, <b>Martyn Frampton</b> provides the first comprehensive history of the charged relationship between the world&rsquo;s largest Islamist movement and the Western powers that have dominated the Middle East for a century: Britain and the United States.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970700http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Notes Toward a Performative Theory of Assemblyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983984Butler, Judith<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983984.jpg"><br /><p><b>Judith Butler</b> elucidates the dynamics of public assembly under prevailing economic and political conditions. Understanding assemblies as plural forms of performative action, she extends her theory of performativity to show why precarity&mdash;destruction of the conditions of livability&mdash;is a galvanizing force and theme in today&rsquo;s highly visible protests.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983984http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Hungry Mind: The Origins of Curiosity in Childhoodhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984110Engel, Susan<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984110.jpg"><br /><p>Despite American education&rsquo;s mania for standardized tests, testing misses what matters most about learning: the desire to learn in the first place. <b>Susan Engel</b> offers a highly readable exploration of what curiosity is, how it can be measured, how it develops in childhood, and how educators can put curiosity at the center of the classroom.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984110http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Thinking Small: The United States and the Lure of Community Developmenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984127Immerwahr, Daniel<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984127.jpg"><br /><p><b>Daniel Immerwahr</b> tells how the United States sought to rescue the world from poverty through small-scale, community-based approaches. He also sounds a warning: such strategies, now again in vogue, have been tried before, alongside grander moderization schemes&mdash;with often disastrous consequences as self-help gave way to crushing local oppression.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984127http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Rise of Rome: From the Iron Age to the Punic Warshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659650Lomas, Kathryn<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659650.jpg"><br /><p>By the third century BC, Rome was poised to build an empire throughout the Mediterranean basin. What transformed a once-modest settlement into the region&rsquo;s preeminent power? In the story of Rome&rsquo;s rise <b>Kathryn Lomas</b> identifies nascent political structures that unified the empire&rsquo;s diverse populations and finds the beginnings of Italian peoplehood.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659650http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Beyond Abortion: <i>Roe v. Wade</i> and the Battle for Privacyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976702Ziegler, Mary<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976702.jpg"><br /><p><i>Roe</i>&rsquo;s privacy rationale inspired left-leaning movements unrelated to abortion&mdash;around sexual orientation, class, gender, race, disability, and patient rights. But groups on the right used it as well, to attack government involvement in American life. <b>Mary Ziegler</b>&rsquo;s analysis shows that privacy belongs to no party or cause.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976702http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500The Military-Entertainment Complexhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674724983Lenoir, Tim<br />Caldwell, Luke<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674724983.jpg"><br /><p>With the rise of drones and computer-controlled weapons, the line between war and video games has blurred. <i>The Military-Entertainment Complex</i> traces how the realities of war are inflected by their representation in entertainment. War games, in turn, feature an increasing number of weapons, tactics, and scenarios from the War on Terror.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674724983http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Feminist in a Software Lab: Difference + Designhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674728943McPherson, Tara<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674728943.jpg"><br /><p><b>Tara McPherson</b> asks what might it mean to design&mdash;from conception&mdash;digital tools and applications that emerge from contextual concerns of cultural theory and from a feminist concern for difference. This question leads to the Vectors lab, which for a dozen years has experimented with digital scholarship at the intersection of theory and praxis.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674728943http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500How College Workshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979802Chambliss, Daniel F.<br />Takacs, Christopher G.<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979802.jpg"><br /><p><i>How College Works</i> reveals the decisive role personal relationships play in undergraduate success, and puts forward small, inexpensive interventions that improve students&rsquo; education. Great teachers are more important than topics studied, and a small number of good friends make a significant difference academically as well as socially.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979802http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500After Nature: A Politics for the Anthropocenehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979864Purdy, Jedediah<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979864.jpg"><br /><p>Nature no longer exists apart from humanity. The world we will inhabit is the one we have made. Geologists call this epoch the Anthropocene, Age of Humans. The facts of the Anthropocene are scientific&mdash;emissions, pollens, extinctions&mdash;but its shape and meaning are questions for politics. <b>Jedediah Purdy</b> develops a politics for this post-natural world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979864http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Law and Legitimacy in the Supreme Courthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975811Fallon, Richard H.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975811.jpg"><br /><p><b>Richard Fallon</b> offers theories of constitutional law and judicial legitimacy that accept many tenets of legal realism but reject its corrosive cynicism. Based on an ideal of good faith, his account both illuminates current practice and prescribes urgently needed responses to a legitimacy crisis in which the Supreme Court is increasingly enmeshed.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975811http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500To Shape a New World: Essays on the Political Philosophy of Martin Luther King, Jr.http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980754Shelby, Tommie<br />Terry, Brandon M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980754.jpg"><br /><p>On the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.&rsquo;s, assassination, his political thought remains underappreciated. <b>Tommie Shelby</b> and <b>Brandon Terry</b>, along with a cast of distinguished contributors, engage critically with King&rsquo;s understudied writings on a wide range of compelling, challenging topics and rethink the legacy of this towering figure.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980754http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Calculated Values: Finance, Politics, and the Quantitative Agehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971875Deringer, William<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971875.jpg"><br /><p>Modern political culture features a deep-seated faith in the power of numbers. But quantitative evidence has not always been revered, as <b>William Deringer</b> shows. After the 1688 Revolution, as Britons learned to fight by the numbers, their enthusiasm for figures arose not from efforts to find objective truths but from the turmoil of politics itself.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971875http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500China at War: Triumph and Tragedy in the Emergence of the New Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983502van de Ven, Hans<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983502.jpg"><br /><p>China&rsquo;s mid-twentieth-century wars, 1936 to 1953, pose extraordinary interpretive challenges. Much is at stake politically in how this story is told. In <b>Hans van de Ven</b>&rsquo;s telling, the war with Japan, the civil war between Nationalists and Communists, and the aftermath were of a piece&mdash;a singular process of conflict, strategy, and political change.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983502http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Squire's Fundamentals of Radiology: Seventh Editionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674057951Novelline, Robert A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674057951.jpg"><br /><p>In this long-awaited 7th edition, <b>Robert Novelline</b> provides more than 600 new high-resolution images representing the current breadth of radiological procedures. The clear choice for excelling in the practice of radiology, this textbook covers essential topics in the curriculum and features hundreds of cases clinicians can turn to again and again.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674057951http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Sharing the Prize: The Economics of the Civil Rights Revolution in the American Southhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980402Wright, Gavin<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980402.jpg"><br /><p>Southern bus boycotts and lunch counter sit-ins were famous acts of civil disobedience but were also demands for jobs in the very services being denied blacks. <b>Gavin Wright</b> shows that the civil rights struggle was of economic benefit to all parties: the wages of southern blacks increased dramatically but not at the expense of southern whites.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980402http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Age of Conquests: The Greek World from Alexander to Hadrianhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659643Chaniotis, Angelos<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674659643.jpg"><br /><p>The world that Alexander remade in his lifetime was transformed once again by his death in 323 BCE. Over time, trade and intellectual achievement resumed, but Cleopatra&rsquo;s death in 30 BCE brought this Hellenistic moment to a close&mdash;or so the story goes. <b>Angelos Chaniotis</b> reveals a Hellenistic world that continued to Hadrian&rsquo;s death in 138 CE.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674659643http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500An Introduction to Chinese Poetry: From the <i>Canon of Poetry</i> to the Lyrics of the Song Dynastyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977013Fuller, Michael A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977013.jpg"><br /><p><b>Michael A. Fuller</b>&rsquo;s innovative textbook for learning classical Chinese poetry moves beyond the traditional anthology of poems translated into English and instead brings readers&mdash;including those with no knowledge of Chinese&mdash;as close as possible to the texture of the poems in their original language.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977013http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium, 36: 2016http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979444Jacques, Michaela<br />Leach, Katherine<br />Shack, Joseph<br />Wolf, Joe<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979444.jpg"><br /><p><i>Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium, 36</i> includes Jerry Hunter&rsquo;s 2016 J. V. Kelleher Lecture &ldquo;The Red Sword, the Sickle and the Author&rsquo;s Revenge: Welsh Literature and Conflict in the Seventeenth Century.&rdquo; Other papers offer a wide range of articles on topics across the field of Celtic Studies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979444http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Self-Consciousness and Objectivity: An Introduction to Absolute Idealismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976511Rödl, Sebastian<br />HARDCOVER<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976511.jpg"><br /><p><b>Sebastian R&ouml;dl</b> undermines a foundational dogma of contemporary philosophy: that knowledge, in order to be objective, must be knowledge of something that is as it is, independent of being known to be so. This profound work revives the thought that knowledge, precisely on account of being objective, is self-knowledge: knowledge knowing itself.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976511http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500An Introduction to Chinese Poetry: From the <i>Canon of Poetry</i> to the Lyrics of the Song Dynastyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983885Fuller, Michael A.<br />PAPERBACK<br />February 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983885.jpg"><br /><p><b>Michael A. Fuller</b>&rsquo;s innovative textbook for learning classical Chinese poetry moves beyond the traditional anthology of poems translated into English and instead brings readers&mdash;including those with no knowledge of Chinese&mdash;as close as possible to the texture of the poems in their original language.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983885http://www.hup.harvard.eduSun, 17 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Supreme Injustice: Slavery in the Nation’s Highest Courthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674051218Finkelman, Paul<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674051218.jpg"><br /><p>In ruling after ruling, the three most important pre&ndash;Civil War justices&mdash;Marshall, Taney, and Story&mdash;upheld slavery. <b>Paul Finkelman</b> establishes an authoritative account of each justice&rsquo;s proslavery position, the reasoning behind his opposition to black freedom, and the personal incentives that embedded racism ever deeper in American civic life.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674051218http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Life of Saint Neilos of Rossanohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977044Capra, Raymond L.<br />Murzaku, Ines A.<br />Milewski, Douglas J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977044.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Life of Saint Neilos of Rossano</i> is a snapshot of a distinctive moment before the schism between the churches of Rome and Constantinople. Neilos lived in both hermitages and monasteries, torn between solitude and community. This edition provides the first English translation with a newly revised Greek text.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977044http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Carmina Burana, Volume Ihttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660250Traill, David A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660250.jpg"><br /><p><i>Carmina Burana</i>, the largest surviving collection of secular Medieval Latin verse, features poems on subjects ranging from sex and gambling to crusades and corruption. This new, two-volume presentation of the medieval classic makes the anthology accessible in its entirety to Latin lovers and English readers alike.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660250http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500From Byron to bin Laden: A History of Foreign War Volunteershttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979567Arielli, Nir<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979567.jpg"><br /><p>What makes people fight for countries other than their own? <b>Nir Arielli</b> offers a wide-ranging history of foreign-war volunteers, from the French Revolution to Syria. Challenging notions of foreign fighters as a security problem, Arielli explores motivations, ideology, gender, international law, military significance, and the memory of war.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979567http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Sea of the Caliphs: The Mediterranean in the Medieval Islamic Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660465Picard, Christophe<br />Elliott, Nicholas<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660465.jpg"><br /><p><b>Christophe Picard</b> recounts the adventures of Muslim sailors who competed with Greek and Latin seamen for control of the 7th-century Mediterranean. By the time Christian powers took over trade routes in the 13th century, a Muslim identity that operated within, and in opposition to, Europe had been shaped by encounters across the sea of the caliphs.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660465http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500France’s Long Reconstruction: In Search of the Modern Republichttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976412Chapman, Herrick<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976412.jpg"><br /><p>Postwar recovery required a transformation of France, but what form it should take remained a question. <b>Herrick Chapman</b> charts the course of France&rsquo;s reconstruction from 1944 to 1962, offering insights into the ways the expansion of state power produced fierce controversies at home and unintended consequences abroad in France&rsquo;s crumbling empire.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976412http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Hatred of Literaturehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976122Marx, William<br />Elliott, Nicholas<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976122.jpg"><br /><p>For 2,500 years literature has been condemned in the name of authority, truth, morality and society. But in making explicit what a society expects from literature, anti-literary discourse paradoxically asserts the validity of what it wishes to deny. The threat to literature&rsquo;s continued existence, <b>William Marx</b> writes, is not hatred but indifference.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976122http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Encountering China: Michael Sandel and Chinese Philosophyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976146Sandel, Michael J.<br />D'Ambrosio, Paul J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976146.jpg"><br /><p>In <b>Michael Sandel</b> the Chinese have found a guide through the ethical dilemmas created by their swift embrace of a market economy&mdash;one whose communitarian ideas resonate with China&rsquo;s own rich, ancient philosophical traditions. This volume explores the connections and tensions revealed in this unlikely episode of Chinese engagement with the West.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976146http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Dumbarton Oaks Papers, 71http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024200Boeck, Elena<br />Maas, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024200.jpg"><br /><p>In this issue of <i>Dumbarton Oaks Papers</i>: Drandaki, &ldquo;Piety, Politics, and Art in Fifteenth-Century Venetian Crete&rdquo;; Baker, Dompieri, G&ouml;kyildirim, &ldquo;The Reformed Byzantine Silver-Based Currencies in the Light of the Hoards from the Belgrade Gate&rdquo;; Vionis, &ldquo;Understanding Settlements in Byzantine Greece: New Data and Approaches for Boeotia, Sixth to Thirteenth Centuries&rdquo;; and more.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024200http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500City of Debtors: A Century of Fringe Financehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976238Fleming, Anne<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976238.jpg"><br /><p>Since the 1890s, people on the lowest rungs of the economic ladder in the U.S. have paid the highest price for credit. <b>Anne Fleming</b> tells how each generation has tackled the problem of fringe finance and its regulation. Her detailed work contributes to the broader, ongoing debate about the meaning of justice within capitalistic societies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976238http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Indian Captive, Indian King: Peter Williamson in America and Britainhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976320Shannon, Timothy J.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976320.jpg"><br /><p>In 1758 Peter Williamson, dressed as an Indian, peddled a tale in Scotland about being kidnapped as a young boy, sold into slavery and servitude, captured by Indians, and made a prisoner of war. Separating fact from fiction, <b>Timothy Shannon</b> illuminates the curiosity about America among working-class people on the margins of empire.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976320http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Civic Longing: The Speculative Origins of U.S. Citizenshiphttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976153Hyde, Carrie<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976153.jpg"><br /><p>No Constitutional definition of citizenship existed until the 14th Amendment in 1868. <b>Carrie Hyde</b> looks at the period between the Revolution and the Civil War when the cultural and juridical meaning of citizenship was still up for grabs. She recovers numerous speculative traditions that made and remade citizenship&rsquo;s meaning in this early period.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976153http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500A Short History of European Law: The Last Two and a Half Millenniahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980341Herzog, Tamar<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980341.jpg"><br /><p><b>Tamar Herzog</b> offers a road map to European law across 2,500 years that reveals underlying patterns and unexpected connections. By showing what European law was, where its iterations were found, who made and implemented it, and what the results were, she ties legal norms to their historical circumstances and reveals the law&rsquo;s fragile malleability.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980341http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Carmina Burana, Volume IIhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980976Traill, David A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980976.jpg"><br /><p><i>Carmina Burana</i>, the largest surviving collection of secular Medieval Latin verse, features poems on subjects ranging from sex and gambling to crusades and corruption. This new, two-volume presentation of the medieval classic makes the anthology accessible in its entirety to Latin lovers and English readers alike.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980976http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Tears of Achilleshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975682Monsacré, Hélène<br />Snead, Nicholas J.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975682.jpg"><br /><p>This study by H&eacute;l&egrave;ne Monsacr&eacute; shows how Western ideals of inexpressive manhood run contrary to the poetic vision of Achilles and his warrior companions presented in the Homeric epics. Pursuing the paradox of the tearful fighter, Monsacr&eacute; examines the interactions between men and women in the Homeric poems.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975682http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Old Norse Mythology—Comparative Perspectiveshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975699Hermann, Pernille<br />Mitchell, Stephen A.<br />Schjødt, Jens Peter<br />Rose, Amber J.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975699.jpg"><br /><p>The existing manuscripts of Old Norse mythology were written mainly by Christians, obscuring the pre-Christian oral histories. This book assembles comparisons from a range of analytical perspectives&mdash;examining the similarities and differences of the Old Norse mythologies with the myths of other cultures and within the Old Norse corpus itself.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975699http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Bioinspired Devices: Emulating Nature’s Assembly and Repair Processhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967946Goldfield, Eugene C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674967946.jpg"><br /><p><b>Eugene Goldfield</b> lays out principles of engineering found in the natural world, with a focus on how components of coordinated structures organize themselves into autonomous functional systems. This self-organizing capacity is one of many qualities which can be harnessed to design technologies that can interact seamlessly with human bodies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967946http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Inequality: What Can Be Done?http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979789Atkinson, Anthony B.<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979789.jpg"><br /><p>Inequality and poverty have returned with a vengeance in recent decades. To reduce them, we need fresh ideas that move beyond taxes on the wealthy. <b>Anthony B. Atkinson</b> offers ambitious new policies in technology, employment, social security, sharing of capital, and taxation, and he defends them against the common arguments and excuses for inaction.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979789http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500The History of Akbar, Volume 4http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975033Abu'l-Fazl<br />Thackston, Wheeler M.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975033.jpg"><br /><p><i>The History of Akbar, Volume 4</i> by <b>Abu&rsquo;l-Fazl</b> narrates the second eight years of Akbar&rsquo;s reign, including his visit to Ajmer, the arrival of an embassy from the Safavid court, and the author&rsquo;s brother&rsquo;s career as court poet. The Persian text, presented in the Naskh script, is based on a careful reassessment of the primary sources.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975033http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Risalohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975040Latif, Shah Abdul<br />Shackle, Christopher<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975040.jpg"><br /><p><b>Shah Abdul Latif</b>&rsquo;s <i>Risalo </i>is acknowledged as the greatest classic of Sindhi literature. In this collection of Sufi verses, composed for musical performance, the poet creates a vast imaginative world of interlocking references to Islamic themes of mystical and divine love and the scenery, society, and legends of the Sindh region.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975040http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500The China Questions: Critical Insights into a Rising Powerhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979406Rudolph, Jennifer<br />Szonyi, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979406.jpg"><br /><p>Many books offer information about the world&rsquo;s most populous country, but few make sense of what is truly at stake. Thirty-six of the world&rsquo;s leading China experts&mdash;affiliates of Harvard&rsquo;s renowned <a class="external" href="http://fairbank.fas.harvard.edu/">Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies</a>&mdash;answer key questions about where this new superpower is headed and what makes its people and their leaders tick.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979406http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Epic of Ram, Volume 3http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975019Tulsidas<br />Lutgendorf, Philip<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975019.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Epic of Ram, Volume 3</i> details the schemes of Ram&rsquo;s stepmother, who thwarts his installation on the throne of Avadh. Ram calmly accepts fourteen years of forest exile with his wife, Sita, and younger brother Lakshman. This edition features the Avadhi text in the Devanagari script alongside the English translation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975019http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500History of Rome, Volume X: Books 35-37http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997158Livy<br />Yardley, J. C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997158.jpg"><br /><p><b>Livy</b> (Titus Livius, 64 or 59 BC&ndash;AD 12 or 17), the Roman historian, presents a vivid narrative of Rome&rsquo;s rise from the traditional foundation of the city in 753 or 751 BC to 9 BC and illustrates the virtues necessary to achieve such greatness. The books of the fourth decad (31&ndash;40) focus on Rome&rsquo;s growing hegemony in the East in the years 200&ndash;180.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997158http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Hygiene, Volume I: Books 1–4http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997127Galen<br />Johnston, Ian<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997127.jpg"><br /><p>In his treatises <i>Hygiene</i>, <i>Thrasybulus</i>, and <i>On Exercise with a Small Ball</i>, <b>Galen of Pergamum</b> addresses topics of preventive medicine, health, and wellness that continue to resonate with practices of modern doctors and physical therapists.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997127http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Life of Padma, Volume 1http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660366Svayambhudeva<br />De Clercq, Eva<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674660366.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Life of Padma, Volume 1</i> recounts the histories and noteworthy ancestors of Rama&rsquo;s allies and enemies, focusing on his antagonist Ravana. This first direct translation into English of the oldest extant work in Apabhramsha is accompanied by a corrected reprint in the Devanagari script of Harivallabh C. Bhayani&rsquo;s critical edition.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674660366http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Fragmentary Republican Latin, Volume I: Ennius, Testimonia. Epic Fragmentshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997011Ennius<br />Goldberg, Sander M.<br />Manuwald, Gesine<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997011.jpg"><br /><p><b>Quintus Ennius</b> (239&ndash;169), widely regarded as the father of Roman literature, was instrumental in creating a new Roman literary identity, domesticating the Greek forms of epic and drama, and pursuing a range of other literary and intellectual pursuits. He inspired major developments in Roman religion, social organization, and popular culture.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997011http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500I Remain Yours: Common Lives in Civil War Lettershttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737648Hager, Christopher<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737648.jpg"><br /><p>For men in the Union and Confederate armies and their families at home, letter writing was the sole means to communicate. Taking pen to paper was a new and daunting task, but <b>Christopher Hager</b> shows how ordinary people made writing their own, and how they in turn transformed the culture of letters into a popular, democratic mode of communication.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737648http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Epic of Ram, Volume 4http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975026Tulsidas<br />Lutgendorf, Philip<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975026.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Epic of Ram, Volume 4</i> turns to the story of Ram&rsquo;s younger half-brother Bharat. Despite efforts to place him on the throne of Avadh, Bharat refuses, ashamed that Ram has been exiled, and makes a pilgrimage to restore the true heir. This edition features the Avadhi text in the Devanagari script alongside the English translation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975026http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Hygiene, Volume II: Books 5–6. Thrasybulus. On Exercise with a Small Ballhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997134Galen<br />Johnston, Ian<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997134.jpg"><br /><p>In his treatises <i>Hygiene</i>, <i>Thrasybulus</i>, and <i>On Exercise with a Small Ball</i>, <b>Galen of Pergamum</b> addresses topics of preventive medicine, health, and wellness that continue to resonate with practices of modern doctors and physical therapists.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997134http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Fragmentary Republican Latin, Volume II: Ennius, Dramatic Fragments. Minor Workshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997141Ennius<br />Goldberg, Sander M.<br />Manuwald, Gesine<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674997141.jpg"><br /><p><b>Quintus Ennius</b> (239&ndash;169), widely regarded as the father of Roman literature, was instrumental in creating a new Roman literary identity, domesticating the Greek forms of epic and drama, and pursuing a range of other literary and intellectual pursuits. He inspired major developments in Roman religion, social organization, and popular culture.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674997141http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500After Ireland: Writing the Nation from Beckett to the Presenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976566Kiberd, Declan<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976566.jpg"><br /><p>Political failures and globalization have eroded Ireland&rsquo;s sovereignty&mdash;a decline portended in Irish literature. Surveying the bleak themes in thirty works by modern writers, <b>Declan Kiberd</b> finds audacious experimentation that embodies the defiance and resourcefulness of Ireland&rsquo;s founding spirit&mdash;and a strange kind of hope for a more open nation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976566http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Out of Bounds: Ethnography, History, Musichttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780964031784Monson, Ingrid<br />Oja, Carol J.<br />Wolf, Richard K.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780964031784.jpg"><br /><p><i>Out of Bounds</i> examines Kay Kaufman Shelemay&rsquo;s impact as a pioneer of musical diaspora studies on a generation of scholars. The wide-ranging essays treat such diverse topics as cantorial life in America, gender and fertility among Ethiopians in Israel, transnational performance itineraries of griots and Korean drummers, and video games.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780964031784http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Cuban Economy in a New Era: An Agenda for Change toward Durable Developmenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980358Domínguez, Jorge I.<br />Pérez Villanueva, Omar Everleny<br />Barberia, Lorena<br />PAPERBACK<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980358.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Cuban Economy in ​a New Era</i> diagnoses the ills afflicting Cuba&rsquo;s economy and examines seven areas: macroeconomic policy, central planning, small and medium private enterprises, nonagricultural cooperatives, financing options for the new private sector, state enterprise management, and relations with international financial institutions.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980358http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Speaking of Profit: Bao Shichen and Reform in Nineteenth-Century Chinahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983809Rowe, William T.<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983809.jpg"><br /><p>The Qing Empire in the early nineteenth century faced bureaucratic corruption, food shortages, infrastructure decay, domestic rebellion, adverse balances of trade, and a previously inconceivable foreign threat from the West. <b>William T. Rowe</b> uses literati reformer Bao Shichen as a prism to understand contemporary response to this general crisis.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983809http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Building for Oil: Daqing and the Formation of the Chinese Socialist Statehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983816Hou, Li<br />HARDCOVER<br />January 2018<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983816.jpg"><br /><p><i>Building for Oil</i> is a historical account of the oil town of Daqing in northeastern China during the formative years of the People&rsquo;s Republic and describes Daqing&rsquo;s rise and fall as a national model city. <b>Hou Li</b> traces the roots of the Chinese socialist state and its early industrialization and modernization policies.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983816http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Justice and Leadership in Early Islamic Courtshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984219Rabb, Intisar A.<br />Balbale, Abigail Krasner<br />HARDCOVER<br />December 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674984219.jpg"><br /><p><i>Justice and Leadership in Early Islamic Courts</i> explores the administration of justice during Islam&rsquo;s founding period, 632&ndash;1250 CE. Inspired by the scholarship of Roy Parviz Mottahedeh, ten scholars of Islamic law draw on diverse sources including historical chronicles, biographical dictionaries, exegetical works, and mirrors for princes.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674984219http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500Chimpanzees and Human Evolutionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967953Muller, Martin N.<br />Wrangham, Richard W.<br />Pilbeam, David R.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674967953.jpg"><br /><p>Knowledge of wild chimpanzees has expanded dramatically. This volume, edited by <b>Martin Muller</b>, <b>Richard Wrangham</b>, and <b>David Pilbeam</b>, brings together scientists who are leading a revolution to discover and explain human uniqueness, by studying our closest living relatives. Their conclusions may transform our understanding of human evolution.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967953http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 30 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Mughal Arcadia: Persian Literature in an Indian Courthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975859Sharma, Sunil<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975859.jpg"><br /><p>Mughal rulers were legendary connoisseurs of the arts, whose patronage attracted poets, artists, and scholars from all parts of the world. <b>Sunil Sharma</b> explores the rise and decline of Persian court poetry in India and the invention of an enduring idea of a literary paradise, perfectly exemplified by the valley of Kashmir.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975859http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 30 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Students of the Dream: Resegregation in a Southern Cityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971905Yow, Ruth Carbonette<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971905.jpg"><br /><p>Marietta High, once a flagship public school northwest of Atlanta, has become a symbol of the resegregation that is sweeping across the American South. <b>Ruth Carbonette Yow</b> argues for a revitalized commitment to integration, but one that challenges many orthodoxies of the civil rights struggle, including colorblindness.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971905http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 30 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Anime Boom in the United States: Lessons for Global Creative Industrieshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976993Daliot-Bul, Michal<br />Otmazgin, Nissim<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976993.jpg"><br /><p>Drawing on in-depth interviews with animation professionals, field research, and a wide-scale market survey, <i>The Anime Boom in the United States</i> investigates the Japanese export of anime television and film to the United States. This story carries broad significance for those interested in understanding the cultural and media globalization.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976993http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 30 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400London Fog: The Biographyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979819Corton, Christine L.<br />PAPERBACK<br />December 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979819.jpg"><br /><p>The classic London fogs&mdash;thick yellow &ldquo;pea-soupers&rdquo;&mdash;were born in the industrial age and remained a feature of cold, windless winter days until clean air legislation in the 1960s. <b>Christine L. Corton</b> tells the story of these epic London fogs, their dangers and beauty, and the lasting effects on our culture and imagination of these urban spectacles.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979819http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 30 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Safe Passage: The Transition from British to American Hegemonyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975071Schake, Kori<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975071.jpg"><br /><p>History records only one peaceful transition of hegemonic power: the passage from British to American dominance of the international order. To explain why this transition was nonviolent, <b>Kori Schake</b> explores nine points of crisis between Britain and the U.S., from the Monroe Doctrine to the unequal &ldquo;special relationship&rdquo; during World War II.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975071http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 30 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Mostly Straight: Sexual Fluidity among Menhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976382Savin-Williams, Ritch C.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976382.jpg"><br /><p>A growing number of young men today say they are &ldquo;mostly straight&rdquo; and yet feel a slight but enduring desire for men. <b>Ritch Savin-Williams</b> explores the stories of 40 mostly straight young men to help us understand the biological, psychological, and cultural forces that are loosening the sexual bind many boys and young men experience.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976382http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Royalist Revolution: Monarchy and the American Foundinghttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979772Nelson, Eric<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979772.jpg"><br /><p>The founding fathers were rebels against the British Parliament, <b>Eric Nelson</b> argues, not the Crown. As a result of their labors, the 1787 Constitution assigned its new president far more power than any British monarch had wielded for 100 years. On one side of the Atlantic were kings without monarchy; on the other, monarchy without kings.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979772http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Struggle for Pakistan: A Muslim Homeland and Global Politicshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979833Jalal, Ayesha<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979833.jpg"><br /><p>In a probing biography of her native land, <b>Ayesha Jalal</b> provides a unique insider&rsquo;s assessment of how the nuclear-armed Muslim nation of Pakistan evolved into a country besieged by military domination and militant religious extremism, and explains why its dilemmas weigh so heavily on prospects for peace in the region.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979833http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of Warhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979840Nguyen, Viet Thanh<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979840.jpg"><br /><p><i>Nothing Ever Dies</i>, <b>Viet Thanh Nguyen</b> writes. All wars are fought twice, the first time on the battlefield, the second time in memory. From the author of the Pulitzer Prize&ndash;winning novel <i>The Sympathizer</i> comes a searching exploration of a conflict that lives on in the collective memory of both the Americans and the Vietnamese.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979840http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Coming of the Terror in the French Revolutionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979895Tackett, Timothy<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979895.jpg"><br /><p>How did the French Revolution&rsquo;s ideals of liberty, equality, and fraternity descend into violence and terror? <b>Timothy Tackett</b> offers a new interpretation of this turning point in world history. Penetrating the mentality of Revolutionary elites on the eve of the Terror, he reveals how suspicion and mistrust escalated and helped propel their actions.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979895http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400The New Pakistani Middle Classhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674280038Maqsood, Ammara<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674280038.jpg"><br /><p>Images of religious extremism and violence in Pakistan&mdash;and the narratives that interpret them&mdash;inform global events but also twist back to shape local class politics. <b>Ammara Maqsood</b> focuses on life in Lahore, where she untangles these narratives to show how central they are for understanding competition between middle-class groups.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674280038http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Just a Journalist: On the Press, Life, and the Spaces Betweenhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980334Greenhouse, Linda<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980334.jpg"><br /><p>A Pulitzer Prize&ndash;winning reporter who covered the Supreme Court for <i>The New York Times</i>, <b>Linda Greenhouse</b> trains an autobiographical lens on a moment of transition in U.S. journalism. Calling herself &ldquo;an accidental activist,&rdquo; she raises urgent questions about the role of journalists as citizens and participants in the world around them.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980334http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Living with Robotshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971738Dumouchel, Paul<br />Damiano, Luisa<br />DeBevoise, Malcolm<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971738.jpg"><br /><p><i>Living with Robots</i> recounts a foundational shift in robotics, from artificial intelligence to artificial empathy, and foreshadows an inflection point in human evolution. As robots engage with people in socially meaningful ways, social robotics probes the nature of the human emotions that social robots are designed to emulate.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971738http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Afghanistan Rising: Islamic Law and Statecraft between the Ottoman and British Empireshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971943Ahmed, Faiz<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971943.jpg"><br /><p>Debunking conventional narratives, <b>Faiz Ahmed</b> presents a vibrant account of the first Muslim-majority country to gain independence, codify its own laws, and ratify a constitution after the fall of the Ottoman Empire. Afghanistan, he shows, attracted thinkers eager to craft a modern state within the interpretive traditions of Islamic law and ethics.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971943http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Unequal Colleges in the Age of Disparityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975712Clotfelter, Charles T.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975712.jpg"><br /><p>Based on quantitative comparisons of colleges since the 1970s, <b>Charles Clotfelter</b> reveals that despite the civil rights revolution, billions spent on financial aid, and the commitment of colleges to greater equality, stratification in higher education has grown starker. He explains why undergraduate education&mdash;unequal in 1970&mdash;is even more so today.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975712http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Enlisting Faith: How the Military Chaplaincy Shaped Religion and State in Modern Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972155Stahl, Ronit Y.<br />HARDCOVER<br />November 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972155.jpg"><br /><p><b>Ronit Stahl</b> traces the ways the U.S. military struggled with, encouraged, and regulated religious pluralism and scrambled to handle the nation&rsquo;s deep religious, racial, and political complexity. Just as the state relied on religion to sanction combat missions and sanctify war deaths, so too did religious groups seek validation as American faiths.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972155http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Theory of the Lyrichttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979703Culler, Jonathan<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979703.jpg"><br /><p>What sort of thing is a lyric poem? An intense expression of subjective experience? The fictive speech of a specifiable persona? Examining ancient and modern poems from Sappho to Ashbery, <b>Jonathan Culler</b> reveals the limitations of these two models&mdash;the Romantic and the modern&mdash;and challenges the assumption that poems exist to be interpreted.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979703http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Hitler's Shadow Empire: Nazi Economics and the Spanish Civil Warhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979734Barbieri, Pierpaolo<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979734.jpg"><br /><p>The Nazis provided Franco&rsquo;s Nationalists with planes, armaments, and tanks in their civil war against the Communists but behind this largesse was a Faustian bargain. <b>Pierpaolo Barbieri</b> makes a convincing case that the Nazis hoped to establish an economic empire in Europe, and in Spain they tested the tactics intended for future subject territories.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979734http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Islam and Nazi Germany's Warhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979765Motadel, David<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979765.jpg"><br /><p>With troops fighting in regions populated by Muslims from the Sahara to the Caucasus, Nazi officials saw Islam as a powerful force with the same enemies as Germany: the British Empire, the Soviet Union, and the Jews. <b>David Motadel</b> provides the first comprehensive account of Berlin&rsquo;s ambitious attempts to build an alliance with the Islamic world.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979765http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Inventing the Individual: The Origins of Western Liberalismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979888Siedentop, Larry<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979888.jpg"><br /><p>Here, in a grand narrative spanning 1,800 years of European history, a distinguished political philosopher firmly rejects Western liberalism&rsquo;s usual account of itself: its emergence in opposition to religion in the early modern era. <b>Larry Siedentop</b> argues instead that liberal thought is, in its underlying assumptions, the offspring of the Church.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979888http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Impeachment: A Citizen’s Guidehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983793Sunstein, Cass R.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674983793.jpg"><br /><p><b>Cass Sunstein</b> considers actual and imaginable arguments for a president&rsquo;s removal, explaining why some cases are easy and others hard, why some arguments for impeachment are judicious and others not. In direct and approachable terms, he dispels the fog surrounding impeachment so that all Americans may use their ultimate civic authority wisely.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674983793http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Wildlands and Woodlands, Farmlands and Communities: Broadening the Vision for New Englandhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674185036Foster, David R.<br />PAPERBACK<br />November 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674185036.jpg"><br /><p><i>Wildlands and Woodlands, Farmlands and Communities</i> calls for conservationists and landowners to permanently protect 70 percent of New England as forest. This report outlines complementary uses of forest and agricultural landscape with thoughtful development of rural villages, suburbs, and cities&mdash;providing a regional example for the nation.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674185036http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 02 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400Crime and Punishment in the Russian Revolution: Mob Justice and Police in Petrogradhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972063Hasegawa, Tsuyoshi<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972063.jpg"><br /><p>Russians from all walks of life joyously celebrated the end of Nicholas II&rsquo;s monarchy, but one year later, amid widespread civil strife and lawlessness, a fearful citizenry stayed out of sight. <b>Tsuyoshi Hasegawa</b> offers a new perspective on Russia&rsquo;s revolutionary year through the lens of violent crime and its devastating effect on ordinary people.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972063http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Ennobling Japan’s Savage Northeast: Tōhoku as Japanese Postwar Thought, 1945–2011http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977006Hopson, Nathan<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674977006.jpg"><br /><p><b>Nathan Hopson</b> unravels the contested postwar meanings of the Northeast T&omacr;hoku region of Japan to reveal the complex and contradictory ways in which that region has been incorporated into Japan&rsquo;s shifting self-images since World War II.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674977006http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Constitutional Coup: Privatization’s Threat to the American Republichttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737730Michaels, Jon D.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737730.jpg"><br /><p>Americans hate bureaucracy&mdash;though they love the services it provides&mdash;and demand that government run like a business. Hence today&rsquo;s privatization revolution. <b>Jon Michaels</b> shows how the fusion of politics and profits commercializes government and consolidates state power in ways the Constitution&rsquo;s framers endeavored to disaggregate.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737730http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Changing the Subject: Philosophy from Socrates to Adornohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545724Geuss, Raymond<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545724.jpg"><br /><p>For <b>Raymond Geuss</b>, philosophers&rsquo; attempts to bypass normal ways of thinking&mdash;to point out that the question being asked is itself misguided&mdash;represents philosophy at its best. By provoking people to think differently, philosophers make clear that we are not fated to live within the stifling systems of thought we inherit. We can change the subject.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545724http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Peiresc’s Mediterranean Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979710Miller, Peter N.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979710.jpg"><br /><p>Nicolas Fabri de Peiresc was the most gifted French intellectual in the generation between Montaigne and Descartes. His insatiable curiosity poured forth in thousands of letters that traveled the Mediterranean, seeking knowledge. Mining his 70,000-page archive, <b>Peter N. Miller</b> recovers a lost Mediterranean world of the early seventeenth century.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979710http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Taming Manhattan: Environmental Battles in the Antebellum Cityhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979758McNeur, Catherine<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979758.jpg"><br /><p>From 1815 to 1865, as city blocks encroached on farmland to accommodate Manhattan&rsquo;s exploding population, prosperous New Yorkers developed new ideas about what an urban environment should contain&mdash;ideas that poorer immigrants resisted. As <b>Catherine McNeur</b> shows, taming Manhattan came at the cost of amplifying environmental and economic disparities.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979758http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Archaeology of Mural Painting at Pañamarca, Peruhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024248Trever, Lisa<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024248.jpg"><br /><p><i>The Archaeology of Mural Painting at Pa&ntilde;amarca, Peru</i> is a richly illustrated volume offering a nuanced account of the modern history of exploration, archaeology, and image making at Pa&ntilde;amarca. It also offers detailed documentation of the new fieldwork carried out by the authors at the site.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024248http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Knowing Bodies, Passionate Souls: Sense Perceptions in Byzantiumhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024217Harvey, Susan Ashbrook<br />Mullett, Margaret<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024217.jpg"><br /><p>Scholars have attended to aspects of sight and sound in Byzantine culture, but have generally left smell, taste, and touch undervalued and understudied. Through collected essays that redress the imbalance, the volume offers a fresh charting of the Byzantine sensorium as a whole.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024217http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400From Site to Sight: Anthropology, Photography, and the Power of Imagery, Thirtieth Anniversary Editionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658676Banta, Melissa<br />Hinsley, Curtis M.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780873658676.jpg"><br /><p><i>From Site to Sight</i> is a foundational text for scholars and students of visual anthropology, illustrating the history, uses&mdash;and misuses&mdash;of photographic imagery in anthropology and archaeology. Long out of print, this classic publication is now available in an enhanced thirtieth anniversary edition with a new introductory essay by <b>Ira Jacknis</b>.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780873658676http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400A Century of Wealth in Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674495142Wolff, Edward N.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674495142.jpg"><br /><p>Understanding wealth&mdash;who has it, how they acquired it, how they preserve it&mdash;is crucial to addressing challenges facing the United States. <b>Edward Wolff</b>&rsquo;s account of patterns in the accumulation and distribution of U.S. wealth since 1900 provides a sober bedrock of facts and analysis. It will become an indispensable resource for future public debate.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674495142http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400A Cold Welcome: The Little Ice Age and Europe’s Encounter with North Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971929White, Sam<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971929.jpg"><br /><p>When Europeans arrived in North America, the average global temperature had dropped to lows unseen in millennia and its effects&mdash;famine, starvation, desperation, and violence&mdash;were stark among colonists unprepared to fend for themselves. This history of the Little Ice Age in North America reminds us of the risks of a changing and unfamiliar climate.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971929http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Landscapes of Hope: Nature and the Great Migration in Chicagohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976375McCammack, Brian<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976375.jpg"><br /><p>In the first interdisciplinary history to frame the African American Great Migration as an environmental experience, <b>Brian McCammack</b> travels to Chicago&rsquo;s parks and beaches as well as farms and forests of the rural Midwest, where African Americans retreated to relax and reconnect with southern identities and lifestyles they had left behind.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976375http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400War by Other Means: Geoeconomics and Statecrafthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979796Blackwill, Robert D.<br />Harris, Jennifer M.<br />PAPERBACK<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979796.jpg"><br /><p>Nations carry out geopolitical combat through economic means. Yet America often reaches for the gun over the purse to advance its interests abroad. <b>Robert Blackwill</b> and <b>Jennifer Harris</b> show that if U.S. policies are left uncorrected, the price in blood and treasure will only grow. Geoeconomic warfare requires a new vision of U.S. statecraft.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979796http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Justinianic Mosaics of Hagia Sophia and Their Aftermathhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024231Teteriatnikov, Natalia B.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780884024231.jpg"><br /><p>Hagia Sophia is the architectural jewel of Constantinople. The edifice is intact, yet only some of its original mosaics survive. <b>Natalia Teteriatnikov</b> analyzes the materials, the architectural and theological aesthetics, and the social conditions that led to the distinctive mosaics, alongside watercolors of lost mosaics by Gaspare Fossati.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780884024231http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Commentary on Plotinus, Volume 4: <i>Ennead III</i>, Part 1http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974982Ficino, Marsilio<br />Gersh, Stephen<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674974982.jpg"><br /><p><b>Marsilio Ficino</b> (1433&ndash;1499) was the leading Platonic philosopher of the Renaissance and is generally recognized as the greatest authority on ancient Platonism before modern times. The I Tatti edition of his commentary on Plotinus, in six volumes, contains the first modern edition of the Latin text and the first translation into any modern language.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974982http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Against the Jews and the Gentiles: Books I–IVhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974975Manetti, Giannozzo<br />Baldassarri, Stefano U.<br />Pagliara, Daniela<br />Marsh, David<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674974975.jpg"><br /><p><b>Giannozzo Manetti</b>&rsquo;s apologia for Christianity&mdash;<i>Against the Jews and the Gentiles</i>&mdash;redefines religion as true piety and relates the historical development of the pagan and Jewish religions to the life of Jesus. This volume includes the first critical edition of Books I&ndash;IV and the first translation of those books into any modern language.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674974975http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Genealogy of the Pagan Gods, Volume 2: Books VI–Xhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975590Boccaccio, Giovanni<br />Solomon, Jon<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975590.jpg"><br /><p>Much more than a mere compilation of pagan myths, <b>Boccaccio</b>&rsquo;s <i>Genealogy of the Pagan Gods</i> incorporates hundreds of excerpts from and comments on ancient poetry. It is both the most ambitious work of literary scholarship of the early Renaissance and a demonstration to contemporaries of the moral and cultural value of studying ancient poetry.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975590http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Oscar Wilde: The Unrepentant Yearshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737945Frankel, Nicholas<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674737945.jpg"><br /><p><b>Nicholas Frankel</b> presents a revisionary account of Oscar Wilde&rsquo;s final years, spent in poverty and exile in Europe following his release from an English prison for the crime of gross indecency between men. Despite repeated setbacks and open hostility, Wilde&mdash;unapologetic and even defiant&mdash;attempted to rebuild himself as a man, and a man of letters.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737945http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Meaning of Belief: Religion from an Atheist’s Point of Viewhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088832Crane, Tim<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088832.jpg"><br /><p>Current debate about religion seems to be going nowhere. Atheists persist with their arguments, many plausible and some unanswerable, but they make no impact on believers. Defenders of religion find atheists equally unwilling to cede ground. Noting that religion is not what atheists think it is, <b>Tim Crane</b> offers a way out of this stalemate.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088832http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Is Capitalism Obsolete?: A Journey through Alternative Economic Systemshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674495289Corneo, Giacomo<br />Steuer, Daniel<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674495289.jpg"><br /><p><b>Giacomo Corneo</b> presents a refreshingly antidogmatic review of economic systems, in the form of a fictional argument between a daughter indignant about economic injustice and her father, an economics professor. They tour tried and proposed systems in which production and consumption obey noncapitalistic rules and test their economic feasibility.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674495289http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Milton and the Making of <i>Paradise Lost</i>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971073Poole, William<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971073.jpg"><br /><p><b>William Poole</b> recounts Milton&rsquo;s life as England&rsquo;s self-elected national poet and explains how the greatest poem of the English language came to be written. How did a blind man compose this staggeringly complex, intensely visual work? Poole explores how Milton&rsquo;s life and preoccupations inform the poem itself&mdash;its structure, content, and meaning.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971073http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Policy State: An American Predicamenthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674728745Orren, Karen<br />Skowronek, Stephen<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674728745.jpg"><br /><p>Policy is government&rsquo;s response to changing times, the key to its successful adaptation. It tackles problems as they arise, from foreign relations and economic affairs to race relations and family affairs. <b>Karen Orren</b> and <b>Stephen Skowronek</b> take a close look at this well-known reality of modern governance: the expanded domain of the &ldquo;policy state.&rdquo;</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674728745http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant: The Complete Annotated Editionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976290Grant, Ulysses S.<br />Marszalek, John F.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976290.jpg"><br /><p>This is the first complete annotated edition of <b>Grant</b>&rsquo;s memoirs, fully representing the great military leader&rsquo;s thoughts on his life and times through the end of the Civil War&mdash;including the antebellum era and the Mexican War&mdash;and his invaluable perspective on battlefield decision making. An introduction contextualizes Grant&rsquo;s life and significance.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976290http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 11 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Black Mirror: The Cultural Contradictions of American Racismhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967717Lott, Eric<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674967717.jpg"><br /><p>Blackness is a prized commodity in American pop culture. Marketed to white consumers, it invites whites to view themselves in a mirror of racial difference, while remaining &ldquo;wholly&rdquo; white. From sports to literature, film, and music to investigative journalism, <b>Eric Lott</b> reveals the hidden dynamics of this self-and-other racial mirroring.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674967717http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400Liberalism’s Religionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976269Laborde, Cécile<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976269.jpg"><br /><p><b>C&eacute;cile Laborde</b> argues that religion is more than a statement of belief or a moral code. It refers to comprehensive ways of life, theories of justice, modes of association, and vulnerable collective identities. By disaggregating these dimensions, she addresses questions about whether Western secularism and religion can be applied more universally.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976269http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Pricing of Progress: Economic Indicators and the Capitalization of American Lifehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976283Cook, Eli<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976283.jpg"><br /><p>How did Americans come to quantify their society&rsquo;s well-being in units of money? In our GDP-run world, prices are the measure of not only goods and commodities but our environment, communities, nation, even self-worth. <b>Eli Cook</b> shows how, and why, we moderns lost sight of earlier social and moral metrics that did not put a price on everyday life.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976283http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400End of Its Rope: How Killing the Death Penalty Can Revive Criminal Justicehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970991Garrett, Brandon L.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674970991.jpg"><br /><p>Today, death sentences in the U.S. are as rare as lethal lightning strikes. <b>Brandon Garrett</b> shows us the reasons why, and explains what the failed death penalty experiment teaches about the effect of inept lawyering, overzealous prosecution, race discrimination, wrongful convictions, and excessive punishments throughout the criminal justice system.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674970991http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400Life at the Edge of Sight: A Photographic Exploration of the Microbial Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975910Chimileski, Scott<br />Kolter, Roberto<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975910.jpg"><br /><p>This stunning photographic essay opens a new frontier for readers to explore through words and images. Microbial studies have clarified life&rsquo;s origins on Earth, explained the functioning of ecosystems, and improved both crop yields and human health. <b>Scott Chimileski</b> and <b>Roberto Kolter</b> are expert guides to an invisible world waiting in plain sight.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975910http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400Four Walls and a Roof: The Complex Nature of a Simple Professionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976108de Graaf, Reinier<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976108.jpg"><br /><p>Architects, we like to believe, shape the world as they please. <b>Reinier de Graaf</b> draws on his own tragicomic experiences to present a candid account of what it is really like to work as an architect. To achieve anything, he notes, architects must serve the powers they strive to critique, finding themselves in a perpetual conflict of interest.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976108http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Origin of Othershttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976450Morrison, Toni<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976450.jpg"><br /><p>What is race and why does it matter? Why does the presence of Others make us so afraid? America&rsquo;s foremost novelist reflects on themes that preoccupy her work and dominate politics: race, fear, borders, mass movement of peoples, desire for belonging. <b>Ta-Nehisi Coates</b> provides a foreword to <b>Toni Morrison</b>&rsquo;s most personal work of nonfiction to date.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976450http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400Ancestors, Kings, and the Daohttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976955Cook, Constance A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976955.jpg"><br /><p><i>Ancestors, Kings, and the Dao</i> outlines the evolution of musical performance in early China, first within and then ultimately away from the socio-religious context of ancestor worship. The focus of this study is on excavated texts; it is the first to use both bronze and bamboo narratives to show the evolution of a single ritual practice.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976955http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400Political Violence in Ancient Indiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975279Singh, Upinder<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975279.jpg"><br /><p>Gandhi and Nehru helped create a myth of nonviolence in ancient India that obscures a troubled, complex heritage: a long struggle to reconcile the ethics of nonviolence with the need to use violence to rule. <b>Upinder Singh</b> documents the tension between violence and nonviolence in ancient Indian political thought and practice, 600 BCE to 600 CE.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975279http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400Technosystem: The Social Life of Reasonhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971783Feenberg, Andrew<br />HARDCOVER<br />October 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971783.jpg"><br /><p>We live in a world of technical systems designed in accordance with technical disciplines and operated by technically trained personnel&mdash;a unique social organization that largely determines our way of life. <b>Andrew Feenberg</b>&rsquo;s theory of social rationality represents both the threats of technocratic modernity and the potential for democratic change.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971783http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400Jottings under Lamplighthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674744257Lu, Xun<br />Cheng, Eileen J.<br />Denton, Kirk A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674744257.jpg"><br /><p><b>Lu Xun</b> (1881&ndash;1936) is widely considered the greatest writer of twentieth-century China. Although primarily known for his two slim volumes of short fiction, he was a prolific, inventive essayist. These 62 essays&mdash;20 translated for the first time&mdash;showcase his versatility as a master of prose forms and his brilliance as a cultural critic.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674744257http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400When the State Meets the Street: Public Service and Moral Agencyhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545540Zacka, Bernardo<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674545540.jpg"><br /><p><b>Bernardo Zacka</b> probes the complex moral lives of street-level bureaucrats&mdash;the frontline social and welfare workers, police officers, and educators who represent government&rsquo;s human face to ordinary citizens. Too often dismissed as soulless operators, these workers wield significant discretion and make decisions that profoundly affect people&rsquo;s lives.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674545540http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Ordinary Virtues: Moral Order in a Divided Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976276Ignatieff, Michael<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976276.jpg"><br /><p>During a 3-year, 8-nation journey, <b>Michael Ignatieff</b> found that while human rights is the language of states and liberal elites, the moral language that resonates with most people is that of everyday virtues: tolerance, forgiveness, trust, and resilience. These ordinary virtues are the moral system of global cities and obscure shantytowns alike.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976276http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Fateful Triangle: Race, Ethnicity, Nationhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976528Hall, Stuart<br />Mercer, Kobena<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976528.jpg"><br /><p>In this work drawn from lectures delivered in 1994 a founding figure of cultural studies reflects on the divisive, deadly consequences of our politics of identification. <b>Stuart Hall</b> untangles the power relations that permeate race, ethnicity, and nationhood and shows how oppressed groups broke apart old hierarchies of difference in Western culture.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976528http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400Poet-Critics and the Administration of Culturehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980075Kindley, Evan<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980075.jpg"><br /><p>After the 1929 crash, Anglo-American poet-critics grappled with the task of legitimizing literature for public funding and consumption. Modernism, <b>Evan Kindley</b> shows, created a new form of labor for writers to perform and gave them unprecedented say over the administration of culture, with consequences for poetry&rsquo;s role in society still felt today.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980075http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Rise and Fall of Neoliberal Capitalism: With a New Prefacehttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980013Kotz, David M.<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980013.jpg"><br />http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980013http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400Why Muslim Integration Fails in Christian-Heritage Societieshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979697Adida, Claire L.<br />Laitin, David D.<br />Valfort, Marie-Anne<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979697.jpg"><br /><p>Amid fears of Islamic extremism, many Europeans ask whether Muslim immigrants can integrate into historically Christian countries. <i>Why Muslim Integration Fails in Christian-Heritage Societies</i> explores this question and concludes that both Muslim and non-Muslim French must share responsibility for the slow progress of integration.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979697http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979826Hinton, Elizabeth<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979826.jpg"><br /><p>How did the land of the free become the home of the world&rsquo;s largest prison system? <b>Elizabeth Hinton</b> traces the rise of mass incarceration to an ironic source: not the War on Drugs of the Reagan administration but the War on Crime that began during Johnson&rsquo;s Great Society at the height of the civil rights era.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979826http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 14 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Dead March: A History of the Mexican-American Warhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972346Guardino, Peter<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972346.jpg"><br /><p>Focusing on ordinary Mexicans and Americans, <b>Peter Guardino</b> offers a clearer picture than we have ever had of the brief, bloody war that redrew the map of North America. He shows how dramatically U.S. forces underestimated Mexicans&rsquo; patriotism, fierce resistance, and bitter resentment of American claims to national and racial superiority.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972346http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 31 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400Pious Fashion: How Muslim Women Dresshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976160Bucar, Elizabeth<br />HARDCOVER<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674976160.jpg"><br /><p>For many Westerners, the veil is the ultimate sign of women&rsquo;s oppression. But <b>Elizabeth Bucar</b>&rsquo;s take on Muslim women&rsquo;s clothing is a far cry from this attitude. She invites readers to join her in three Muslim-majority nations as she surveys pious fashion from head to toe and shows how Muslim women approach the question &ldquo;What to wear?&rdquo; with style.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674976160http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 31 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Middle East and the Making of the Modern Worldhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088337Schayegh, Cyrus<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674088337.jpg"><br /><p>How do historians make sense of the spatial layeredness of the past? <b>Cyrus Schayegh</b> argues that the modern world&rsquo;s ultimate socio-spatial feature is not the oft-studied processes of globalization or state formation or urbanization, but rather the fast-paced, mutually transformative intertwinements of cities, regions, states, and global circuits.</p> <!-- Old copy: <p><b>Cyrus Schayegh</b>&rsquo;s socio-spatial history traces how a Eurocentric world economy and European imperialism molded the Middle East from the mid-nineteenth to mid-twentieth century. Building on this case, he shows that the making of the modern world is best seen as the reciprocal transformation of cities, regions, states, and global networks.</p> End old copy -->http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674088337http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 31 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400The End Game: How Inequality Shapes Our Final Yearshttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979680Abramson, Corey M.<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979680.jpg"><br /><p>Senior citizens face a gauntlet of physical, psychological, and social hurdles. But do disadvantages accumulated over a lifetime make the final years especially difficult for some people? Or does the quality of life among poor and affluent seniors converge? <b>Corey Abramson</b> investigates whether lifelong inequality structures the lives of the elderly.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979680http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 31 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Chance of Salvation: A History of Conversion in Americahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975620Mullen, Lincoln A.<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674975620.jpg"><br /><p>The United States has a long history of religious pluralism, and yet Americans have often thought that people&rsquo;s faith determines their eternal destinies. The result is that Americans switch religions more often than any other nation. <b>Lincoln Mullen</b> traces the history of the distinctively American idea that religion is a matter of individual choice.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674975620http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 31 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400Colored Cosmopolitanism: The Shared Struggle for Freedom in the United States and Indiahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979727Slate, Nico<br />PAPERBACK<br />September 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979727.jpg"><br /><p>This is the first detailed account of the transnational encounter between African Americans and South Asians from the nineteenth century through the 1960s as they sought a united front against racism, imperialism, and other forms of oppression. It offers a fresh glimpse of Gandhi, Nehru, Booker T. Washington, Du Bois, and Martin Luther King, Jr.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979727http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 31 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400Arithmetichttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972230Lockhart, Paul<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674972230.jpg"><br /><p><b>Paul Lockhart</b> reveals arithmetic not as the rote manipulation of numbers but as a set of ideas that exhibit the surprising behaviors usually reserved for higher branches of mathematics. In this entertaining survey, he explores the nature of counting and different number systems&mdash;Western and non-Western&mdash;and weighs the pluses and minuses of each.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674972230http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Avignon Papacy Contested: An Intellectual History from Dante to Catherine of Sienahttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971844Falkeid, Unn<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674971844.jpg"><br /><p><b>Unn Falkeid</b> considers the work of six fourteenth-century writers who waged literary war against the Avignon papacy&rsquo;s increasing claims of supremacy over secular rulers&mdash;a conflict that engaged contemporary critics from every corner of Europe. She illuminates arguments put forth by Dante, Petrarch, William of Ockham, Catherine of Siena, and others.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674971844http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400Madison’s Hand: Revising the Constitutional Conventionhttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979741Bilder, Mary Sarah<br />PAPERBACK<br />August 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674979741.jpg"><br /><p>No document depicts the Constitutional Convention&rsquo;s charismatic figures, crushing disappointments, and miraculous triumphs with the force of Madison&rsquo;s Notes. But how reliable is this account? Drawing on digital technologies and textual analysis, <b>Mary Sarah Bilder</b> reveals that Madison revised to a far greater extent than previously recognized.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979741http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400And Again: Photographs from the Harvard Foresthttp://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980273<br />HARDCOVER<br />August 2017<br /><br /><img src="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/images/jackets/9780674980273.jpg"><br /><p><b>John Hirsch</b> chronicles the research, scientists, and ephemera of the <a class="external" href="http://harvardforest.fas.harvard.edu/">Harvard Forest</a>&mdash;a 3,750-acre research forest in Petersham, Massachusetts. Essays by <b>David Foster</b>, <b>Clarisse Hart</b>, and <b>Margot Anne Kelley</b> expand the scope of this photographic exploration and consider pressing issues of climate change, ecosystem resilience, and land and water use.</p>http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674980273http://www.hup.harvard.eduMon, 17 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400