New Books

New arrivals during the last week

  • Humanities in the age of information and post-truth
  • Atlas, or The anxious gay science
  • Autobiography of Solomon Maimon : the complete translation
  • Qualitative representations : how people reason and learn about the continuous world
  • Religious studies skills book : close reading, critical thinking, and comparison
  • Hearing vocation differently : meaning, purpose, and identity in the multi-faith academy
  • Making of the medieval Middle East : religion, society, and simple believers
  • Contemporary religions in China
  • Atlas of religion in China : social and geographical contexts
  • Cambridge history of Judaism
  • Expeditions : an early biography of Muḥammad
  • Muhammad : forty introductions
  • On first principles First edition.
  • Communal reading in the time of Jesus : a window into early Christian reading practices
  • Wom(b)an : a cultural-narrative reading of the Hebrew Bible barrenness narratives
  • Archaeology and the letters of Paul
  • Class struggle in the New Testament
  • Glory of the crucified one : Christology and theology in the Gospel of John
  • Revelation 1-3 in Christian Arabic commentary : John's first vision and the letters to the seven churches First edition.
  • Modern kinship : a Queer guide to Christian marriage
  • Shameless : a sexual reformation
  • Solidarity and defiant spirituality : Africana lessons on religion, racism, and ending gender violence
  • Justification
  • Love without limits : Jesus' radical vision for love with no exceptions
  • Pope Francis and interreligious dialogue : religious thinkers engage with recent papal initiatives
  • Excessive saints : gender, narrative, and theological invention in Thomas of Cantimpré's mystical hagiographies
  • Before truth : Lonergan, Aquinas, and the problem of wisdom
  • Black bride of Christ : Chicaba, an African nun in eighteenth-century Spain
  • Ukrainian bishop, American church : Constantine Bohachevsky and the Ukrainian Catholic Church
  • Reception of Rauschenbusch : the responses of his earliest readers
  • History and approaches to heritage studies
  • What is cultural history? Third edition.
  • Empires between Islam and Christianity, 1500-1800
  • Army of empire : the untold story of the Indian Army in World War I First U.S. edition.
  • Beyond inclusion and exclusion : Jewish experiences of the First World War in Central Europe
  • Macht Arbeit frei? : German economic policy and forced labor of Jews in the General Government, 1939-1943
  • Reflections on Jean Améry : torture, resentment, and homelessness as the mind's limits
  • Predicting the Holocaust : Jewish organizations report from Geneva on the emergence of the "Final Solution," 1939-1942
  • F is for France : a curious cabinet of French wonders First edition.
  • Bonjour effect : the secret codes of French conversation revealed First edition.
  • Holocaust and the West German historians : historical interpretation and autobiographical memory
  • Red Saxony : Election Battles and the Spectre of Democracy in Germany, 1860-1918 First edition.
  • Cosa : the roman and greek amphoras
  • Specter of the Jews : Emperor Julian and the rhetoric of ethnicity in Syrian Antioch
  • Clash of legitimacies : the state-building process in late medieval Lombardy
  • Russia : art, royalty and the Romanovs
  • Leaflets of the Russian revolution : socialist organizing in 1917
  • Convivencia and medieval Spain : essays in honor of Thomas F. Glick
  • Emergence of public opinion : state and society in the late Ottoman empire
  • Palestinians in Israel : the politics of faith after Oslo
  • Jews : a history Third edition.
  • Jews in late antiquity
  • Holocaust in Greece
  • New directions in the history of the Jews in the Polish lands
  • Antisemitism today and tomorrow : global perspectives on the many faces of contemporary antisemitism
  • Gandhi : portrait of a friend
  • Inquilab : Bhagat Singh on religion and revolution First edition.
  • Fagen : an African American renegade in the Philippine-American War
  • Path twice traveled : my journey as a historian of China
  • Witness to war and peace : Egypt, the October War, and beyond
  • Kongo Kingdom : the origins, dynamics and cosmopolitan culture of an African polity
  • Adventures in Zambian politics : a story in black and white
  • Enemy Number One : the United States of America in Soviet ideology and propaganda, 1945-1959
  • Alt-right : what everyone needs to know
  • Latinx studies : the key concepts
  • Walter F. White : the NAACP's ambassador for racial justice First edition.
  • James Monroe : a Republican champion
  • Parchman ordeal : 1965 Natchez civil rights injustice
  • Portraying the Aztec past : the codices Boturini, Azcatitlan, and Aubin First edition.
  • Codex Mexicanus : a guide to life in late sixteenth-century New Spain First edition.
  • Ebb of the pink tide : the decline of the left in Latin-America
  • Thomas C. Mann : President Johnson, the Cold War, and the Restructuring of Latin American Foreign Policy
  • Strength through peace : how demilitarization led to peace and happiness in Costa Rica, and what the rest of the world can learn from a tiny, tropical nation
  • Postwar emigration to South America from Japan and the Ryukyu Islands Paperback edition first published 2019.
  • British in Argentina : commerce, settlers and power, 1800-2000
  • Eruptions of memory : the critique of memory in Chile, 1990-2015 English edition.
  • Twenty lessons in the sociology of food and agriculture
  • Coffee : a global history
  • Fidel Castro and baseball : the untold story
  • Learie Constantine and race relations in Britain and the Empire
  • Dance in America : a reader's anthology
  • Sonidos Negros : on the blackness of flamenco
  • Billionaires and stealth politics
  • Paths for Cuba : reforming communism in comparative perspective
  • Economic history of India, AD 1206-1526 : the period of the Delhi Sultanate and the Vijayanagara Empire Second edition.
  • Managed migrations : growers, farmworkers, and border enforcement in the twentieth century First edition.
  • Facing segregation : housing policy solutions for a stronger society
  • Urban energy systems for low carbon cities
  • Market rules : bankers, presidents, and the origins of the Great Recession 1st edition.
  • Paying for pollution : why a carbon tax is good for America
  • Coloniality of the U-S
  • Militant acts : the role of investigations in radical political struggles
  • Beyond suffering and reparation : the aftermath of political violence in the Peruvian Andes
  • Evidence of being : the black gay cultural renaissance and the politics of violence
  • From victims to suspects : Muslim women since 9/11
  • Neighborhood
  • Promise of the suburbs : a Victorian history in literature and culture
  • Spontaneous venturing : an entrepreneurial approach to alleviating suffering in the aftermath of a disaster
  • Lord Cornwallis is dead : the struggle for democracy in the United States and India
  • Mexico's human rights crisis
  • Once and future worker : a vision for the renewal of work in America First American edition.
  • Ritual and region : the invention of ASEAN
  • Voting as a rite : a history of elections in modern China
  • Borders of belonging : struggle and solidarity in mixed-status immigrant families
  • Latinos in Israel : language and unexpected citizenship
  • Girls next door : bringing the home front to the front lines
  • Legal translation outsourced
  • Civil law tradition : an introduction to the legal systems of Europe and Latin America Fourth edition.
  • Trial of Lizzie Borden : a true story First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Education, equity, and the state : how variations in state governance make or break reform
  • What I learned and what I learnt : teaching English while honoring language and culture at a predominantly Black institution
  • There has to be a better way : lessons from former urban teachers
  • Performing antiquity : ancient Greek music and dance from Paris to Delphi, 1890-1930
  • Electronic inspirations : technologies of the Cold War musical avant-garde
  • Cultural nationalism and ethnic music in Latin America
  • Race of sound : listening, timbre, and vocality in African American music
  • Aesthetics of the margins/the margins of aesthetics : wild art explained
  • Restoration : the fall of Napoleon in the course of European art 1812-1820
  • Bruce Nauman : spatial encounters
  • South of Pico : African American artists in Los Angeles in the 1960s and 1970s
  • Visions and ruins : cultural memory and the untimely middle ages
  • Is Paris still the capital of the nineteenth century? : essays on art and modernity, 1850-1900
  • Hollywood modern : houses of the stars
  • Kensington Palace : art, architecture and society
  • Michelangelo's sculpture : selected essays
  • Sculptural seeing : relief, optics, and the rise of perspective in medieval Italy
  • Perspectives on contemporary printmaking : critical writing since 1986
  • Interior decorating in nineteenth-century France : the visual culture of a new profession
  • American art pottery : the Robert A. Ellison Jr. Collection
  • Scorched earth : 100 years of Southern African potteries
  • Windows for the world : nineteenth-century stained glass and the international exhibitions, 1851-1900
  • Travelling images : looking across the borderlands of art, media and visual culture
  • Looking like a language, sounding like a race : raciolinguistic ideologies and the learning of Latinidad
  • Aristophanes : Peace
  • Plautus : Casina
  • Terence : Andria
  • Reframing Russian modernism
  • Everything has already been written : Moscow conceptualist poetry and performance
  • Russian science fiction literature and cinema : a critical reader / edited and introduced by Anindita Banerjee ;
  • Voices of Jewish-Russian literature : an anthology
  • Tolstoy and his problems : views from the twenty-first century
  • Jade mountains & cinnabar pools : the history of travel literature in imperial China
  • Srinagar Burushaski : a descriptive and comparative account with analyzed texts
  • Topophrenia : place, narrative, and the spatial imagination
  • Narrative in performance
  • Chinese movie magazines : from Charlie Chaplin to Chairman Mao, 1921-1951
  • Cineastas emergentes : mujeres en el cine del siglo XXI
  • Aesthetic evaluation and film
  • Corporeality in early cinema : viscera, skin, and physical form
  • Southern history on screen : race and rights, 1976-2016
  • Bumpy road : the making, flop, and revival of Two-lane blacktop
  • Real theatre : essays in experience
  • Project planning for the stage : tools and techniques for managing extraordinary performances
  • Staging loss : performance as commemoration
  • Ripped, torn and cut : pop, politics and punk fanzines from 1976
  • Hellboy omnibus First edition.
  • Unbecoming language : anti-identitarian French feminist fictions
  • Quo vadis, baby?
  • Violent spectacle : terrorism in contemporary Peninsular drama
  • Writing for inclusion : literature, race, and national identity in nineteenth-century Cuba and the United States
  • Rain : and other stories
  • Beyond slavery and abolition : Black British writing, c.1770-1830
  • Prayer and performance in early modern English literature : gesture, word, and devotion
  • Roman Shakespeare : intersecting times, spaces, languages /
  • Milton and the parables of Jesus : self-representation and the Bible in John Milton's writings
  • L. E. L. : the lost life and scandalous death of Letitia Elizabeth Landon, the celebrated "female Byron" First edition.
  • Liberty, equality, and humbug : Orwell's political ideals First edition.
  • Careless love : a DCI Banks novel First William Morrow hardcover.
  • Sparks
  • Dragonfly sea : a novel First edition.
  • Land of tomorrow : postwar fiction and the crisis of American liberalism
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne in context
  • Four novels of the 1930s
  • Puro amor First edition, A bilingual edition.
  • Understanding Jim Grimsley
  • Caroline's bikini : an arrangement of a novel with an introduction and some further materials
  • Last romantics : a novel First Edition.
  • If, then : a novel First edition.
  • They come in all colors : a novel First Atria books hardcover edition.
  • Finding Dorothy : a novel First edition.
  • Age of light : a novel First edition.
  • Bird king First edition.
  • Nachkriegsliteratur als öffentliche Erinnerung : Deutsche Vergangenheit im europäischen Kontext
  • E.T.A. Hoffmann : transgressive romanticism
  • Mathematics and philosophy
  • Cognitive foundations for improving mathematical learning
  • Inverse Galois theory Second edition.
  • Statistics with R : a beginner's guide
  • Traceable human experiment design research : theoretical model and practical guide
  • Introduction to fractional differential equations
  • Geometry : the line and the circle
  • Arts of ornamental geometry : a Persian compendium on similar and complementary interlocking figures = Fī tadākhul al-ashkāl al-mutashābiha aw al-mutāwafiqa (Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Ms. Persan 169, fols. 180r-199r) : a volume commemo
  • Time-dependent quantum mechanics of two-level systems
  • Tectonic plates are moving! First edition.
  • Islamic ethics and the genome question
  • Aboveground--belowground community ecology
  • Whooping cranes : biology and conservation
  • Dialogues on the human ape
  • Tracking animal migration with stable isotopes Second edition.
  • Teeth of mammalian vertebrates
  • ETHICS OF EVERYDAY HEALTH AND CARE : an introduction to new perspectives and debates.
  • Healthcare ethics, law and professionalism : essays on the works of Alastair V. Campbell
  • No alternative : childbirth, citizenship, and indigenous culture in Mexico First edition.
  • Matter of taste : a farmers' market devotee's semi-reluctant argument for inviting scientific innovation to the dinner table
  • Facing the challenges of water governance
  • Shoot for the moon : the space race and the extraordinary voyage of Apollo 11 First edition.
  • Photography and cultural heritage in the age of nationalisms : Europe's eastern borderlands (1867-1945)
  • What deters and why : exploring requirements and effective deterrence of interstate aggression / Michael J. Mazarr
  • Prince of the press : how one collector built history's most enduring and remarkable Jewish library
  • Theory and craft of digital preservation