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Cover: Making Monsters: The Uncanny Power of DehumanizationMaking Monsters: The Uncanny Power of DehumanizationSmith, David LivingstoneHARDCOVER10/28/2021$27.95
Cover: The Brethren: A Story of Faith and Conspiracy in Revolutionary AmericaThe Brethren: A Story of Faith and Conspiracy in Revolutionary AmericaMcConville, BrendanHARDCOVER09/28/2021$29.95
Cover: A Pattern of Violence: How the Law Classifies Crimes and What It Means for JusticeA Pattern of Violence: How the Law Classifies Crimes and What It Means for JusticeSklansky, David AlanHARDCOVER03/23/2021$29.95
Cover: Rational Fog: Science and Technology in Modern WarRational Fog: Science and Technology in Modern WarLindee, M. SusanHARDCOVER09/15/2020$45.00
Cover: Incitement: Anwar al-Awlaki’s Western JihadIncitement: Anwar al-Awlaki’s Western JihadMeleagrou-Hitchens, AlexanderHARDCOVER05/05/2020$35.00
Cover: Inferno: An Anatomy of American PunishmentInferno: An Anatomy of American PunishmentFerguson, Robert A.PAPERBACK06/04/2018$30.00
Cover: Political Violence in Ancient IndiaPolitical Violence in Ancient IndiaSingh, UpinderHARDCOVER09/25/2017$48.00
Cover: Redefining Rape: Sexual Violence in the Era of Suffrage and SegregationRedefining Rape: Sexual Violence in the Era of Suffrage and SegregationFreedman, Estelle B.PAPERBACK10/05/2015$30.00
Cover: Violence All AroundViolence All AroundSifton, JohnHARDCOVER05/11/2015$27.95
Cover: American HomicideAmerican HomicideRoth, RandolphPAPERBACK03/05/2012$30.00
Cover: Southern Horrors: Women and the Politics of Rape and LynchingSouthern Horrors: Women and the Politics of Rape and LynchingFeimster, Crystal N.PAPERBACK09/30/2011$24.00
Cover: No Place to Hide: Gang, State, and Clandestine Violence in El SalvadorNo Place to Hide: Gang, State, and Clandestine Violence in El SalvadorPedraza Fariña, Laura
Miller, Spring
Cavallaro, James L.
PAPERBACK05/31/2010$14.95
Cover: Al Qaeda in Its Own WordsAl Qaeda in Its Own WordsKepel, Gilles
Milelli, Jean-Pierre
Ghazaleh, Pascale
PAPERBACK03/30/2010$30.00
Cover: American HomicideAmerican HomicideRoth, RandolphHARDCOVER10/30/2009$58.50
Cover: Democracy Denied, 1905-1915: Intellectuals and the Fate of DemocracyDemocracy Denied, 1905-1915: Intellectuals and the Fate of DemocracyKurzman, CharlesHARDCOVER12/15/2008$72.50
Cover: Neverending Wars: The International Community, Weak States, and the Perpetuation of Civil WarNeverending Wars: The International Community, Weak States, and the Perpetuation of Civil WarHironaka, AnnPAPERBACK03/01/2008$30.50
Cover: Religion and Nationalism in Iraq: A Comparative PerspectiveReligion and Nationalism in Iraq: A Comparative PerspectiveLittle, David
Swearer, Donald K.
PAPERBACK03/01/2007$22.50
Cover: The Hanging of Ephraim Wheeler: A Story of Rape, Incest, and Justice in Early AmericaThe Hanging of Ephraim Wheeler: A Story of Rape, Incest, and Justice in Early AmericaBrown, Irene Quenzler
Brown, Richard D.
PAPERBACK04/30/2005$30.00
Cover: Radicalism and the Origins of the Vietnamese RevolutionRadicalism and the Origins of the Vietnamese RevolutionTai, Hue-Tam HoPAPERBACK02/01/1996$47.00
Cover: The Village of Cannibals: Rage and Murder in France, 1870The Village of Cannibals: Rage and Murder in France, 1870Corbin, Alain
Goldhammer, Arthur
PAPERBACK10/15/1993$32.50
Cover: Fragile Lives: Violence, Power, and Solidarity in Eighteenth-Century ParisFragile Lives: Violence, Power, and Solidarity in Eighteenth-Century ParisFarge, Arlette
Shelton, Carol
PAPERBACK01/01/1993$28.00
Cover: Political Murder: From Tyrannicide to TerrorismPolitical Murder: From Tyrannicide to TerrorismFord, Franklin L.PAPERBACK01/01/1987$50.00
Cover: Violent Death in the City: Suicide, Accident, and Murder in Nineteenth-Century PhiladelphiaViolent Death in the City: Suicide, Accident, and Murder in Nineteenth-Century PhiladelphiaLane, RogerHARDCOVER11/20/1979$59.50Currently unavailable
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In awarding Bruno Latour the 2021 Kyoto Prize for Arts and Philosophy, the Inamori Foundation said he has “revolutionized the conventional view of science” and “his philosophy re-examines ‘modernity’ based on the dualism of nature and society.” Below is an excerpt from An Inquiry into Modes of Existence: An Anthropology of the Moderns. For more than twenty years, scientific and technological controversies have proliferated in number and scope, eventually reaching the climate itself. Since geologists are beginning to use the term “Anthropocene” to designate the era of Earth’s history that follows the Holocene