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(Week of February 23rd, 2009)

February 24th, 2009 by Front Table

  • Animal Spirits: How Human Psychology Drives the Economy, and Why It Matters for Global Capitalism
  • Akerlof, George A. ; Shiller, Robert J.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 18, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 264 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics

  • The Mountains of Saint Francis: Discovering the Geologic Events That Shaped Our Earth
  • Alvarez, Walter
  • ¤ W.W. Norton & Co.
  • ¤ Publication Date: December 15, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • The Long Thaw: How Humans Are Changing the Next 100,000 Years of Earth’s Climate
  • Archer, David
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: October 6, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 196 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Environmental Studies

  • Conditions
  • Badiou, Alain ; Corcoran, Steven (Translator)
  • ¤ Continuum
  • ¤ Publication Date: January 7, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 314 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • The Symbolic Construction of Reality: The Legacy of Ernst Cassirer
  • Barash, Jeffrey Andrew (Editor)
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: December 15, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 248 pages )
  • ¤ Category:

  • Genomes and What to Make of Them
  • Barnes, Barry ; Dupre, John
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: December 1, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • To Tell the Truth Freely: The Life of Ida B. Wells
  • Bay, Mia
  • ¤ Hill and Wang
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 17, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 384 pages )
  • ¤ Category: African American Studies

  • Rational Decisions
  • Binmore, Ken
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: December 29, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics

  • The Crisis of the Twelfth Century: Power, Lordship, and the Origins of European Government
  • Bisson, Thomas N.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: October 13, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 720 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Medieval

  • Jewish Music and Modernity
  • Bohlman, Philip
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: November 26, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Music

  • The Social Amoebae: The Biology of Cellular Slime Molds
  • Bonner, John Tyler
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: December 29, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 156 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • William James at the Boundaries: Philosophy, Science, and the Geography of Knowledge [ILLUSTRATED]
  • Bordogna, Francesca
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: December 1, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 392 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • From Gibbon to Auden: Essays on the Classical Tradition
  • Bowersock, G.W.
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 25, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Historiography

  • Loneliness: Human Nature and the Need for Social Connection
  • Cacioppo, John T. ; Patrick, William
  • ¤ W.W. Norton & Co.
  • ¤ Publication Date: August 17, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Psychology

  • Thinking of Others: On the Talent for Metaphor
  • Cohen, Ted
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: September 15, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 104 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • A Power to Do Justice: Jurisdiction, English Literature, and the Rise of Common Law [ILLUSTRATED]
  • Cormack, Bradin
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 1, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 424 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism

  • Why Evolution Is True
  • Coyne, Jerry A.
  • ¤ Viking Adult
  • ¤ Publication Date: January 22, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • Cruel and Unusual: The Culture of Punishment in America
  • Cusac, Anne-Marie
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 18, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science

  • Building the Devil’s Empire: French Colonial New Orleans
  • Dawdy, Shannon Lee
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: September 1, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States

  • The Terrorist in Search of Humanity: Militant Islam and Global Politics
  • Devji, Faisal
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: October 15, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Middle East

  • Lost in the Sacred: Why the Muslim World Stood Still
  • Diner, Dan ; Rendall, Steven (Translator)
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 1, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 226 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Middle East

  • Loneliness as a Way of Life
  • Dumm, Thomas
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: September 30, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 208 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • Doctoral Education and the Faculty of the Future [ILLUSTRATED]
  • Ehrenberg, Ronald G. (Editor) ; Kuh, Charlotte V. (Editor)
  • ¤ Cornell University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: December 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 308 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Education

  • How to See a Work of Art in Total Darkness [ILLUSTRATED]
  • English, Darby
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: July 30, 2007
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 384 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Art

  • Sacred Attunement: A Jewish Theology
  • Fishbane, Michael
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: October 1, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 246 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Judaic Studies

  • Scales of Justice: Reimagining Political Space in a Globalizing World
  • Fraser, Nancy
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: November 17, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science

  • Einstein’s Telescope: The Hunt for Dark Matter and Dark Energy in the Universe
  • Gates, Evalyn
  • ¤ W.W. Norton & Co.
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 23, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • Philosophy and Real Politics
  • Geuss, Raymond
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: July 28, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 126 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • The Deepening Darkness: Patriarchy, Resistance, and Democracy’s Future
  • Gilligan, Carol ; Richards, David A. J.
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: November 10, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Women’s Studies

  • Elective Affinities: Musical Essays on the History of Aesthetic Theory
  • Goehr, Lydia
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: October 3, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 408 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • Regionalism and the Reading Class [ILLUSTRATED]
  • Griswold, Wendy
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: August 1, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 208 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science

  • Lyric Powers
  • Hallberg, Robert von
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: October 1, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 280 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism

  • Law and Judicial Duty
  • Hamburger, Philip
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: November 1, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 704 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Legal Theory

  • Poetry and the Pre-Raphaelite Arts: Dante Gabriel Rossetti and William Morris
  • Helsinger, Elizabeth K.
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: July 15, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism

  • The Aryan Jesus: Christian Theologians and the Bible in Nazi Germany
  • Heschel, Susannah
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: November 3, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 384 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: European

  • The Question of Animal Culture
  • Hill, Kim (Contributor) ; Bonnie, Kristin E. (Contributor) ; Kendal, Rachel L. (Contributor) ; Kendal, Jeremy R. (Contributor) ; Mann, Janet (Contributor) ; McGrew, W.C. (Contributor)
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 16, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 360 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • Fermilab: Physics, the Frontier, and Megascience [ILLUSTRATED]
  • Hoddeson, Lillian ; Kolb, Adrienne W. ; Westfall, Catherine
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: December 15, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 512 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • My Happiness Bears No Relation to Happiness: A Poet’s Life in the Palestinian Century
  • Hoffman, Adina
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 2, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 464 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism

  • Charisma and Compassion: Cheng Yen and the Buddhist Tzu Chi Movement
  • Huang, C. Julia
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: January 31, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 354 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Buddhist Studies

  • The Processes of Life: An Introduction to Molecular Biology
  • Hunter, Lawrence E.
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 27, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • The New Urban Renewal: The Economic Transformation of Harlem and Bronzeville [ILLUSTRATED]
  • Hyra, Derek S.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: September 1, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science

  • Ancient Literacies: The Culture of Reading in Greece and Rome
  • Johnson, William A ; Parker, Holt N
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 5, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 448 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Classical

  • Borrowed Knowledge: Chaos Theory and the Challenge of Learning across Disciplines
  • Kellert, Stephen H.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: December 1, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • Sowing Crisis: The Cold War and American Hegemony in the Middle East
  • Khalidi, Rashid
  • ¤ Beacon Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Middle East

  • Maimonides: The Life and World of One of Civilization’s Greatest Minds
  • Kraemer, Joel L.
  • ¤ Doubleday
  • ¤ Publication Date: October 28, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 640 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Judaic Studies

  • The Age of Confucian Rule: The Song Transformation of China
  • Kuhn, Dieter ; Brook, Timothy (Editor)
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: East Asia

  • ‘Yo!’ and ‘Lo!’: The Pragmatic Topography of the Space of Reasons
  • Kukla, Rebecca ; Lance, Mark
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: January 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • God Interrupted: Heresy and the European Imagination between the World Wars
  • Lazier, Benjamin
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: December 15, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 270 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Judaic Studies

  • Endocrinology of Social Relationships
  • Lee, Phyllis C. (Contributor) ; Wallen, Kim (Contributor) ; Wingfield, John C. (Contributor) ; Boone, Ericka (Contributor) ; Grippo, Angela J. (Contributor) ; Ruscio, Michael (Contributor)
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 28, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 512 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Anthropology

  • Designing Democratic Government: Making Institutions Work
  • Levi, Margaret (Editor) ; Johnson, James (Editor) ; Knight, Jack (Editor) ; Stokes, Susan (Editor)
  • ¤ Russell Sage Foundation Publications
  • ¤ Publication Date: September 30, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science

  • A Power Stronger Than Itself: The AACM and American Experimental Music [ILLUSTRATED]
  • Lewis, George E.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: May 15, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 690 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Music

  • China between Empires: The Northern and Southern Dynasties
  • Lewis, Mark Edward ; Brook, Timothy (Editor)
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: East Asia

  • Chicago Made: Factory Networks in the Industrial Metropolis
  • Lewis, Robert
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: December 1, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 364 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Chicago

  • Global Catholicism: Pluralism and Renewal in a World Church
  • Linden, Ian
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Christian Theology

  • Salsa Dancing into the Social Sciences: Research in an Age of Info-glut
  • Luker, Kristin
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: October 31, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Writing & Publishing

  • Sarajevo Under Siege: Anthropology in Wartime
  • Macek, Ivana
  • ¤ University of Pennsylvania Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: November 27, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Eastern European

  • Macachiavellian Intelligence: How Rhesus Macaques and Humans Have Conquered the World [ILLUSTRATED]
  • Maestripieri, Dario
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: October 15, 2007
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 192 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • Having the World in View: Essays on Kant, Hegel, and Sellars
  • McDowell, John
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: January 31, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • Balladeering, Minstrelsy, and the Making of British Romantic Poetry
  • McLane, Maureen N.
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: December 22, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 314 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism

  • Civic War and the Corruption of the Citizen
  • Meyers, Peter Alexander
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: December 15, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 376 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science

  • Life Explained
  • Morange, Michel ; Cobb, Matthew (Translator) ; DeBevoise, Malcolm (Translator)
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: November 25, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • The Best of All Possible Worlds: A Story of Philosophers, God, and Evil
  • Nadler, Steven
  • ¤ Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • ¤ Publication Date: October 28, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • A Necessary Engagement: Reinventing America’s Relations with the Muslim World
  • Nakhleh, Emile
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: December 29, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 184 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Middle East

  • Video Game Spaces: Image, Play, and Structure in 3D Worlds
  • Nitsche, Michael
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 31, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 312 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Media Studies

  • Up from History: The Life of Booker T. Washington
  • Norrell, Robert J.
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: January 19, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 528 pages )
  • ¤ Category: African American Studies

  • Honest Signals: How They Shape Our World
  • Pentland, Alex (Sandy) ; Heibeck, Tracy
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: October 31, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 192 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Cognitive Science

  • Mathematics in India
  • Plofker, Kim
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: December 29, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 384 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Mathematics

  • Robert Clifton Weaver and the American City: The Life and Times of an Urban Reformer [ILLUSTRATED]
  • Pritchett, Wendell E.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: October 1, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 444 pages )
  • ¤ Category: African American Studies

  • Radical Reform: Islamic Ethics and Liberation
  • Ramadan, Tariq
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: November 17, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 384 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Islamic Studies

  • Cogent Science in Context: The Science Wars, Argumentation Theory, and Habermas
  • Rehg, William
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 27, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 360 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • The Tragic Sense of Life: Ernst Haeckel and the Struggle over Evolutionary Thought
  • Richards, Robert J.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: June 15, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 512 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • How Race Survived U.S. History: From Settlement and Slavery to the Obama Phenomenon
  • Roediger, David R.
  • ¤ Verso
  • ¤ Publication Date: October 17, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States

  • Giordano Bruno: Philosopher/Heretic
  • Rowland, Ingrid D.
  • ¤ Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • ¤ Publication Date: August 19, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • Egypt after Mubarak: Liberalism, Islam, and Democracy in the Arab World
  • Rutherford, Bruce K.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: November 24, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Middle East

  • Paper Citizens: How Illegal Immigrants Acquire Citizenship in Developing Countries
  • Sadiq, Kamal
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: December 2, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 296 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science

  • Why the Garden Club Couldn’t Save Youngstown: The Transformation of the Rust Belt
  • Safford, Sean
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: January 31, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science

  • Histoires Grecques: Snapshots from Antiquity
  • Sartre, Maurice ; Porter, Catherine (Translator)
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: January 31, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 448 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Classical

  • Moral Dimensions: Permissibility, Meaning, Blame
  • Scanlon, T. M.
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: September 30, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 264 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • Art Without Borders: A Philosophical Exploration of Art and Humanity
  • Scharfstein, Ben-Ami
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 560 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Art

  • From Protagoras to Aristotle: Essays in Ancient Moral Philosophy
  • Segvic, Heda ; Burnyeat, Myles (Editor) ; Brittain, Charles (Introduction)
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: November 24, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 216 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • The Scientific Life: A Moral History of a Late Modern Vocation
  • Shapin, Steven
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: October 1, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 486 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • Spring, Heat, Rains: A South Indian Diary
  • Shulman, David
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: November 15, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 254 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: South Asian

  • Philosophy of Love: A Partial Summing-Up
  • Singer, Irving
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 31, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 144 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • Asset Pricing Theory
  • Skiadas, Costis
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 5, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics

  • Ernst Cassirer: The Last Philosopher of Culture
  • Skidelsky, Edward
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: October 27, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • The Religious Enlightenment: Protestants, Jews, and Catholics from London to Vienna
  • Sorkin, David
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: July 1, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 360 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: European

  • TV by Design: Modern Art and the Rise of Network Television
  • Spigel, Lynn ; Spigel, Lynn
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 1, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 402 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Media Studies

  • The Economics of Inaction: Stochastic Control Models with Fixed Costs
  • Stokey, Nancy L.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: October 20, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics

  • Depth: An Account of Scientific Explanation
  • Strevens, Michael
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: January 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 536 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • King’s Dream
  • Sundquist, Eric J. ; Miller, Mark Crispin
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: January 6, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: African American Studies

  • A Constitution of Many Minds: Why the Founding Document Doesn’t Mean What It Meant Before
  • Sunstein, Cass R.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 8, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Legal Theory

  • Tocqueville’s Political Economy
  • Swedberg, Richard
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 22, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science

  • Life and Action: Elementary Structures of Practice and Practical Thought
  • Thompson, Michael
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: June 30, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • Origins of Human Communication
  • Tomasello, Michael
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: September 30, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 400 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Cognitive Science

  • Free Riding
  • Tuck, Richard
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: June 15, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 232 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science

  • Consciousness Revisited: Materialism without Phenomenal Concepts
  • Tye, Michael
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 31, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • Mind in the Balance: Meditation in Science, Buddhism, and Christianity
  • Wallace, B. Alan
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 5, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 264 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • Mission and Money: Understanding the University
  • Weisbrod, Burton A. ; Ballou, Jeffrey P. ; Asch, Evelyn D.
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: September 8, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 356 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics

  • The Mermaids Tale: Four Billion Years of Cooperation in the Making of Living Things
  • Weiss, Kenneth M. ; Buchanan, Anne V.
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • The Death of Captain Cook: A Hero Made and Unmade
  • Williams, Glyn
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: January 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 208 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: British & Irish

  • More than Just Race: Being Black and Poor in the Inner City
  • Wilson, William Julius
  • ¤ W.W. Norton & Co.
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 9, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 208 pages )
  • ¤ Category: African American Studies

  • Democracy Incorporated: Managed Democracy and the Specter of Inverted Totalitarianism
  • Wolin, Sheldon S.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 7, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 376 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science

  • Comparative Journeys: Essays on Literature and Religion East and West
  • Yu, Anthony C.
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: October 14, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 432 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism

  • The Philosophers’ Quarrel: Rousseau, Hume, and the Limits of Human Understanding
  • Zaretsky, Robert ; Scott, John T.
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 3, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 264 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • In Defense of Lost Causes
  • Zizek, Slavoj
  • ¤ Verso
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 28, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 504 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Critical Theory & Marxism

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