New Books

New arrivals during the last week

  • Governing England : English identity and institutions in a changing United Kingdom First edition.
  • Critical digital humanities : the search for a methodology
  • Conspiracies of conspiracies : how delusions have overrun America
  • Philosophy, writing, and the character of thought
  • Hum of the world : a philosophy of listening
  • Remapping sound studies
  • Irrationality : a history of the dark side of reason
  • Pragmatism applied : William James and the challenges of contemporary life
  • Foundations of a free society : reflections on Ayn Rand's political philosophy
  • Beyond Bergson : examining race and colonialism through the writings of Henri Bergson
  • Leibniz discovers Asia : social networking in the Republic of Letters
  • Speculation : politics, ideology, event
  • Martin Buber : a life of faith and dissent
  • Catastrophizing : materialism and the making of disaster
  • Reoccupy earth : notes toward an other beginning First edition.
  • Personality and individual differences : revisiting the classic studies
  • Aesthetic animal
  • Tragedy, the Greeks, and us First edition.
  • Decent life : morality for the rest of us
  • Marvel of martyrdom : the power of self-sacrifice in a selfish world
  • Imperiled destinies : the Daoist quest for deliverance in medieval China
  • Kabbalistic revolution : reimagining Judaism in medieval Spain
  • Jewish veganism and vegetarianism : studies and new directions
  • Islam in the African-American experience 2nd ed.
  • Modern Muslims : a Sudan memoir
  • Creating the universe : depictions of the cosmos in Himalayan Buddhism
  • Renewal : liberal Protestants and the American city after World War II
  • What Christians believe : the story of God and people in minimal English
  • Reformation of prophecy : early modern interpretations of the prophet and Old Testament prophecy
  • Women in drag : gender and performance in the Hebrew Bible and early Jewish literature
  • Aramaic Ezra and Daniel : a handbook on the Aramaic text
  • Writings of Luke and the Jewish roots of the Christian way : an examination of the aims of the first Christian historian in the light of ancient politics, ethnography, and historiography
  • Writing the Gospels : a dialogue with Francis Watson
  • Desiring the beautiful : the erotic-aesthetic dimension of deification in Dionysius the Areopagite and Maximus the Confessor
  • Liberty in the things of God : the Christian origins of religious freedom
  • One faith, two authorities : tension between female religious and male clergy in the American Catholic Church
  • Church of God in Jesus Christ : a Catholic ecclesiology
  • Spanish disquiet : the biblical natural philosophy of Benito Arias Montano
  • Thunder from the right : Ezra Taft Benson in Mormonism and politics
  • Politics in the marketplace : work, gender, and citizenship in revolutionary France
  • Struggle for cooperation : liberated France and the American military, 1944-1946
  • Gender, memory, and identity in the Roman world
  • Plots against Russia : conspiracy and fantasy after socialism
  • Syriac world
  • Israel's national identity : the changing ethos of conflict
  • Arabs and Jews in Ottoman Palestine : two worlds collide
  • Vietnam : a pathway from state socialism
  • Becoming Taiwanese : ethnogenesis in a colonial city, 1880s to 1950s
  • Chewing Gum and Chocolate First edition.
  • Foreign friends : Syngman Rhee, American exceptionalism, and the division of Korea
  • Costs of conversation : obstacles to peace talks in wartime
  • Fates of African rebels : victory, defeat, and the politics of civil war
  • Black resistance in the Americas
  • Chosen capital : the Jewish encounter with American capitalism
  • Black natural law
  • Haven and a hell : the ghetto in black America
  • To turn the whole world over : Black women and internationalism
  • Road to Charleston : Nathanael Greene and the American Revolution
  • Raising the white flag : how surrender defined the American Civil War
  • Lincoln, Seward, and US foreign relations in the Civil War era
  • Conquered : why the Army of the Tennessee failed
  • Decisions of the Atlanta Campaign : the twenty-one critical decisions that defined the operation First edition.
  • Seventh West Virginia Infantry : an embattled union regiment from the Civil War's most divided state
  • Dear Delia : the Civil War letters of Captain Henry F. Young, Seventh Wisconsin Infantry
  • Maxwell Taylor's Cold War : from Berlin to Vietnam
  • Political hell-raiser : the life and times of Senator Burton K. Wheeler of Montana
  • Men and the moment : the election of 1968 and the rise of partisan politics in America
  • Robert R. Church Jr. and the African American political struggle
  • Gothic geoculture : nineteenth-century representations of Cuba in the transamerican imaginary
  • Pre-Columbian art of the Caribbean
  • Beneath the shadow : legacy and longing in the Antarctic
  • Discerning experts : the practices of scientific assessment for environmental policy
  • Distortion of nature's image : reification and the ecological crisis
  • Anthropocene First edition.
  • Infrastructure, environment, and life in the Anthropocene
  • Archaeologies of listening
  • Transcontinental dialogues : activist alliances with indigenous peoples of Canada, Mexico, and Australia
  • Bioarchaeology of mummies
  • Handbook of food and anthropology
  • Emotional worlds : beyond an anthropology of emotion
  • Ottoman dress & design in the West : a visual history of cultural exchange
  • Rich and tantalizing brew : a history of how coffee connected the world
  • Gift exchange : the transnational history of a political idea
  • Infinite desire for growth
  • Into the tempest : essays on the new global capitalism
  • Balkan blues : consumer politics after state socialism
  • Jugaad time : the pragmatics of everyday hacking in India
  • Political influence of business in the European Union
  • Hustle and gig : struggling and surviving in the sharing economy
  • Surrogate humanity : race, robots, and the politics of technological futures
  • Shut out : how a housing shortage caused the Great Recession and crippled our economy
  • Segregation by design : local politics and inequality in American cities
  • Debating migration as a public problem : national publics and transnational fields / Camelia Beciu
  • Care for sale : an ethnography of Latin American domestic and sex workers in London
  • Oxford handbook of the economics of central banking
  • How to do nothing : resisting the attention economy
  • Civic activism unleashed : new hope or false dawn for democracy?
  • Digital uncanny
  • Celebrity : a history of fame
  • More than rural : textures of Thailand's agrarian transformation
  • Unmarked graves : death and survival in the anti-communist violence in East Java, Indonesia
  • When violence works : postconflict violence and peace in Indonesia
  • Subaltern geographies
  • Queer times, black futures
  • Nonbinary : memoirs of gender and identity
  • Homeland maternity : US security culture and the new reproductive regime
  • Jewish on their own terms : how intermarried couples are changing American Judaism
  • Jewish feminine mystique? : Jewish women in postwar America
  • Empire of touch : women's political labor and the fabrication of East Bengal
  • Fighting for NOW : diversity and discord in the National Organization for Women
  • Transit-oriented displacement or community dividends? : understanding the effects of smarter growth on communities
  • Spaceship in the desert : energy, climate change, and urban design in Abu Dhabi
  • Headquarters economy : managers, mobility, and migration First edition published in 2018.
  • Afterlife of reproductive slavery : biocapitalism and Black feminism's philosophy of history
  • Moral witness : trials and testimony after genocide
  • Politics of annihilation : a genealogy of genocide
  • Politics : why it matters
  • New critical spaces in transitional justice : gender, art, and memory
  • Governing least : a New England libertarianism
  • Of privacy and power : the transatlantic struggle over freedom and security
  • Initiatives without engagement : a realistic appraisal of direct democracy's secondary effects
  • Party mandates and democracy : making, breaking, and keeping election pledges in twelve countries
  • Campaigns and voters in developing democracies : Argentina in comparative perspective
  • Limits of authoritarian governance in Singapore's developmental state
  • Refuge beyond reach : how rich democracies repel asylum seekers
  • Dreams derailed : undocumented youths in the Trump era
  • International relations in the cyber age : the co-evolution dilemma
  • Asia's regional architecture : alliances and institutions in the Pacific century
  • Proxy war : the least bad option
  • Proxy wars : suppressing violence through local agents
  • Human dignity and human rights First edition.
  • Basic documents on international investment protection Second edition.
  • Guarded gate : bigotry, eugenics, and the law that kept two generations of Jews, Italians, and other European immigrants out of America First Scribner hardcover edition.
  • Votes for women! : a portrait of persistence
  • Intellectual property rights in China
  • Thought crime : ideology and state power in interwar Japan
  • Blended learning in practice : a guide for practitioners and researchers
  • Core instructional routines : go-to-structures for the 6-12 classroom
  • How girls achieve
  • Indigenous vanguards : education, national liberation, and the limits of modernism
  • Strength-based approaches to educating all learners with disabilities : beyond special education
  • Selected songs : voice & piano
  • Leonard Bernstein and the language of jazz
  • Beatles through a Glass onion : reconsidering the White album
  • Making music indigenous : popular music in the Peruvian Andes
  • Pick up the pieces : excursions in Seventies music
  • Jewish religious music in nineteenth-century America : restoring the synagogue soundtrack
  • Medieval art in motion : the inventory and gift giving of Queen Clémence de Hongrie
  • Men of steel, women of wonder : modern American superheroes in contemporary art /
  • Back to the sandbox : art and radical pedagogy / Jaroslav Anděl, editor ;
  • Between the ticks of the watch
  • Matthew Barney : Redoubt / with an introduction by Pamela Franks ; and essays by Elisabeth Hodermarsky
  • View from the South : the narrative art of Boyd Saunders
  • Decolonizing refinement : contemporary pursuits in the art of Edouard Duval-Carrié
  • Hilma af Klint : paintings for the future
  • Shifting grounds : landscape in contemporary Native American art
  • Ecological eye : assembling an ecocritical art history
  • Ugliness and judgment : on architecture in the public eye
  • Odyssey : Jack Whitten sculpture 1963-2017
  • Double vision : photocentric paintings
  • Efficacious underworld : the evolution of Ten Kings paintings in medieval China and Korea
  • Tale of Genji : a Japanese classic illuminated
  • Van Dyck & Britain / edited by Karen Hearn ; historical consultant, Kevin Sharpe ; with contributions by Tabitha Barber
  • Environmental activism and the media : the politics of protest
  • Technical delusion : electronics, power, insanity
  • Four words for friend : why using more than one language matters now more than ever
  • Classics in modernist translation
  • Companion to ancient epigram
  • Aristotle's art of rhetoric
  • Homer and the poetics of gesture
  • Ethics of revenge and the meanings of the Odyssey
  • Empire of letters : writing in Roman literature and thought from Lucretius to Ovid
  • Cicero and Roman education : the reception of the speeches and ancient scholarship
  • Cicero, Greek learning, and the making of a Roman classic
  • Next steps : new directions for/in writing about writing
  • Re/orienting writing studies : queer methods, queer projects
  • Modernism, postcolonialism, and globalism : Anglophone literature, 1950 to the present
  • Distant horizons : digital evidence and literary change
  • Hundreds
  • Expressivity in modern poetry
  • Movement and performance in Berlin School cinema
  • Antisemitism in film comedy in Nazi Germany
  • Chromatic modernity : color, cinema, and media of the 1920s
  • Italian ecocinema : beyond the human
  • Movies, songs, and electric sound : transatlantic trends
  • Shimmering images : trans cinema, embodiment, and the aesthetics of change
  • Fatih Akin's cinema and the new sound of Europe
  • Ray Bolger : more than a scarecrow
  • Listening for theatrical form in early modern England
  • Price of literature : the French novel's theoretical turn
  • Ariosto, the Orlando furioso and English culture First edition.
  • Spring cleaning : a novel First U.S. edition.
  • Restless Ilan Stavans : outsider on the inside
  • Grain of faith : religion in mid-century British literature First edition.
  • Ruin and reformation in Spenser, Shakespeare, and Marvell
  • Two-soul'd animal : early modern literatures of the classical and christian souls
  • Ancient Rome and Victorian masculinity
  • Lives of the dead poets : Keats, Shelley, Coleridge First edition.
  • Good words : evangelicalism and the Victorian novel
  • Novel cultivations : plants in British literature of the global nineteenth century
  • Bess of Hardwick : new perspectives
  • Pastoral poetry of the English Renaissance : an anthology
  • Chaucer : a European life
  • Contemporary Chaucer across the centuries : essays for Stephanie Trigg
  • Art of The Faerie Queene
  • Shakespearean territories
  • Dickens and the stenographic mind
  • Herod's dispensations First North American edition.
  • Old fools
  • Thick as thieves
  • Yous two
  • Strange death of John Doe
  • Gratiano
  • Lava
  • Ear for eye : parts one, two and three
  • Stone circle First U.S. edition.
  • Eyam
  • Writer
  • Again
  • Pop music
  • Unreturning
  • Blackthorn
  • Stories
  • Grotty & Brute : two plays
  • Holy sh!t
  • Capturing mariposas : reading cultural schema in gay Chicano literature
  • Telegraphies : indigeneity, identity, and nation in America's nineteenth-century virtual realm
  • American loneliness : poems First edition.
  • No time like now
  • Understanding Randall Kenan
  • Playlist
  • White card : a play in one act
  • Saint Peter and the goldfinch : poems
  • House on Major Street : a novel
  • Against translation
  • Grinning & bare First edition.
  • Tradition
  • Intrusive beauty : poems
  • Dear terror, dear splendor
  • Every ravening thing
  • Year of the femme : poems
  • Furthest ecology : poems
  • Radiation king : poems
  • Fraying edge of sky : poems
  • Gloss
  • Pantheon : poems First edition.
  • Sweetclover First edition.
  • In the tree where the double sex sleeps
  • Bower
  • Year of blue water
  • News as usual : poems
  • Virginal mother in German culture : from Sophie von La Roche and Goethe to Metropolis
  • Anxious journeys : twenty-first-century travel writing in German
  • Georg Forster : voyager, naturalist, revolutionary
  • Scientific foundations of zoos and aquariums : their role in conservation and research
  • Rewilding
  • Earth to sky : among Africa's elephants, a species in crisis First edition.
  • How to survive a plague : the story of how activists and scientists tamed AIDS First Vintage books edition.
  • In the fullness of time : recovery from borderline personality disorder
  • Human performance optimization : the science and ethics of enhancing human capabilities
  • Age of living machines : how biology will build the next technology revolution First edition.
  • Werner Bischof : backstory First edition.
  • Anne Brigman : a visionary in modern photography
  • Henri Cartier-Bresson, interviews and conversations, 1951-1998 First Aperture edition.
  • Masahisa Fukase
  • Ralph Eugene Meatyard : American mystic
  • Italian views First edition.
  • Bloodflowers : Rotimi Fani-Kayode, photography, and the 1980s
  • Cyberwar and revolution : digital subterfuge in global capitalism
  • Bookshop of the world : making and trading books in the Dutch golden age
  • Revolutionary networks : the business and politics of printing the news, 1763-1789