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April 28th, 2009 by Front Table

  • Minerva’s Owl: The Tradition of Western Political Thought
  • Abramson, Jeffrey
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 30, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 400 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science

  • 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

  • Constitution Making Under Occupation: The Politics of Imposed Revolution in Iraq
  • Arato, Professor Andrew
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 18, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 376 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Middle East

  • 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

  • An Intellectual History of Cannibalism
  • Avramescu, Catalin ; Blyth, Alistair Ian (Translator)
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 12, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 360 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • Logics of Worlds
  • Badiou, Alain ; Toscano, Alberto
  • ¤ Continuum Pub Group
  • ¤ Publication Date: May 19, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 640 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • 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

  • Empires of the Silk Road: A History of Central Eurasia from the Bronze Age to the Present
  • Beckwith, Christopher I.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 5, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 496 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: East Asia

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

  • 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

  • Vietnam at War
  • Bradley, Mark Philip
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: May 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: South East Asian

  • Wetware: A Computer in Every Living Cell
  • Bray, Dennis
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: May 26, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 280 pages )
  • ¤ Category:

  • Black Men Can’t Shoot
  • Brooks, Scott N.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: May 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 248 pages )
  • ¤ Category: African American Studies

  • Beyond the Frontier: The Midwestern Voice in American Historical Writing
  • Brown, David S.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: May 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Historiography

  • The Mathematics of the Heavens and the Earth: The Early History of Trigonometry
  • Brummelen, Glen Van
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: January 25, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Mathematics

  • The Annales School: An Intellectual History
  • Burguiere, Andre ; Todd, Jane Marie (Translator) ; Tackett, Timothy (Foreword)
  • ¤ Cornell University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: January 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 309 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: European

  • 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

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

  • Whose Culture?: The Promise of Museums and the Debate over Antiquities
  • Cuno, James (Editor)
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 22, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 232 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Art

  • Subjects of the World: Darwin’s Rhetoric and the Study of Agency in Nature
  • Davies, Paul Sheldon
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: 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 Social Neuroscience of Empathy
  • Decety, Jean (Editor) ; Ickes, William (Editor)
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 30, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 264 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Cognitive Science

  • 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

  • The Hindus: An Alternative History
  • Doniger, Wendy
  • ¤ Penguin Press HC, The
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 19, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 800 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: South Asian

  • 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
  • Ehrenberg, Ronald G. (Editor) ; Kuh, Charlotte V. (Editor)
  • ¤ Cornell University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: December 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 308 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Education

  • Endocrinology of Social Relationships
  • Ellison, Peter T. (Editor) ; Gray, Peter B. (Editor) ; Lee, Phyllis C. (Contributor) ; Wallen, Kim (Contributor) ; Wingfield, John C. (Contributor) ; Boone, Ericka (Contributor)
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 28, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 512 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Anthropology

  • For the Common Good: Principles of American Academic Freedom
  • Finkin, Matthew W. ; Post, Robert C.
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 21, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Education

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

  • Economists and Societies: Discipline and Profession in the United States, Britain, and France, 1890s to 1990s
  • Fourcade, Marion
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 29, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics

  • 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

  • Knossos and the Prophets of Modernism
  • Gere, Cathy
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: May 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Historiography

  • The Cultural Logic of Computation
  • Golumbia, David
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Media Studies

  • Worlds Made by Words: Scholarship and Community in the Modern West
  • Grafton, Anthony
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 31, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 432 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: European

  • Naming Infinity: A True Story of Religious Mysticism and Mathematical Creativity
  • Graham, Loren ; Kantor, Jean-Michel
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 31, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Mathematics

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

  • The Story of Sexual Identity: Narrative Perspectives on the Gay and Lesbian Life Course
  • Hammack, Phillip L. ; Cohler, Bertram J.
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 6, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 496 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Queer Studies

  • How Do You Know?: The Economics of Ordinary Knowledge
  • Hardin, Russell
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 29, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science

  • Lives in Science: How Institutions Affect Academic Careers
  • Hermanowicz, Joseph C. ; Hermanowicz, Joseph C. Stars are not enough
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 30, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 344 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

  • Pathologies of Reason: On the Legacy of Critical Theory
  • Honneth, Professor Axel ; Ingram, Professor James (Translator)
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 9, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 236 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • 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 Monstrosity of Christ: Paradox or Dialectic?
  • ?i?ek, Slavoj ; Milbank, John ; Davis, Creston (Editor)
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 24, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Christian Theology

  • The Fruit, the Tree, and the Serpent: Why We See So Well
  • Isbell, Lynne A.
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 30, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Anthropology

  • A Latin Lover in Ancient Rome: Readings in Propertius and His Genre
  • Johnson, W. R.
  • ¤ Ohio State University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 22, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 176 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Classical

  • 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 Dominance in the Middle East
  • Khalidi, Rashid
  • ¤ Beacon Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 308 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Middle East

  • Corporate Tribalism: White Men/White Women and Cultural Diversity at Work
  • Kochman, Thomas ; Mavrelis, Jean
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics

  • 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 Question of Animal Culture
  • Laland, Kevin N. (Editor) ; Galef, Bennett G. (Editor) ; Hill, Kim (Contributor) ; Bonnie, Kristin E. (Contributor) ; Kendal, Rachel L. (Contributor) ; Kendal, Jeremy R. (Contributor)
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 16, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 360 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • How Professors Think: Inside the Curious World of Academic Judgment
  • Lamont, Prof. Michèle
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 31, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Education

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • From Empathy to Denial: Arab Responses to the Holocaust
  • Litvak, Professor Meir ; Webman, Professor Ester ; Dwyer, Mr. Michael J. (Contributor)
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 20, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Middle East

  • 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

  • The Resurrection of the Body: Pier Paolo Pasolini from Saint Paul to Sade
  • Maggi, Armando
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 424 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Film Studies

  • 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

  • Forms of Becoming: The Evolutionary Biology of Development
  • Minelli, Alessandro ; Epstein, Mark
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 12, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 242 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • In Defense of Common Sense: Lorenzo Valla’s Humanist Critique of Scholastic Philosophy
  • Nauta, Lodi
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 31, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • 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

  • Violence and Social Orders: A Conceptual Framework for Interpreting Recorded Human History
  • North, Douglass C. ; Wallis, John Joseph ; Weingast, Barry R.
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: February 26, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 328 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics

  • Galileo Goes to Jail and Other Myths about Science and Religion
  • Numbers, Ronald L. (Editor)
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 31, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • Modern Nature: The Rise of the Biological Perspective in Germany
  • Nyhart, Lynn K.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 440 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • Modernism and the Ordinary
  • Olson, Liesl
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 16, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 216 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism

  • A Revolution in Taste: The Rise of French Cuisine, 1650-1800
  • Pinkard, Susan
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: September 29, 2008
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 334 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: European

  • A Failure of Capitalism: The Crisis of ‘08 and the Descent into Depression
  • Posner, The Honorable Richard A.
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: May 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics

  • Tracks across Continents, Paths through History: The Economic Dynamics of Standardization in Railway Gauge
  • Puffert, Douglas J.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 376 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics

  • Soft Despotism, Democracy’s Drift: Montesquieu, Rousseau, Tocqueville, and the Modern Prospect
  • Rahe, Paul Anthony
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 16, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 400 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science

  • A Brief Inquiry into the Meaning of Sin and Faith: With “On My Religion”
  • Rawls, John ; Nagel, Thomas (Editor, Introduction) ; Cohen, Joshua (Introduction) ; Adams, Robert Merrihew (Commentary) ; Cohen, Joshua
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 31, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 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

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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Faulkner and Love: The Women Who Shaped His Art
  • Sensibar, Judith L.
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 7, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 616 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism

  • 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

  • Kant and the Limits of Autonomy
  • Shell, Susan Meld
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 30, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 444 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

  • The State as a Work of Art: The Cultural Origins of the Constitution
  • Slauter, Eric
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 30, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 392 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism

  • Money, Markets, and Sovereignty
  • Steil, Dr. Benn ; Hinds, Manuel
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 1, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics

  • The Late Age of Print: Everyday Book Culture from Consumerism to Control
  • Striphas, Ted
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 18, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Books about Books

  • The End of Sacrifice: Religious Transformations in Late Antiquity
  • Stroumsa, Guy G. ; Emanuel, Susan (Translator)
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 160 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Classical

  • Prison Religion: Faith-Based Reform and the Constitution
  • Sullivan, Winnifred Fallers
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 9, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Legal Theory

  • 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

  • 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

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

  • Reclaiming Catherine of Siena: Literacy, Literature, and the Signs of Others
  • Tylus, Jane
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 344 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Medieval

  • Island of Shame: The Secret History of the U.S. Military Base on Diego Garcia
  • Vine, David
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 16, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 281 pages )
  • ¤ Category:

  • The Medea Hypothesis: Is Life on Earth Ultimately Self-Destructive?
  • Ward, Peter
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 21, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 208 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

  • Sojourner Truth’s America
  • Washington, Margaret
  • ¤ University of Illinois Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: March 11, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 520 pages )
  • ¤ Category: African American Studies

  • 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

  • Mind and Nature: Selected Writings on Philosophy, Mathematics, and Physics
  • Weyl, Hermann ; Pesic, Peter (Editor, Introduction) ; Pesic, Peter
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: April 16, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category:

  • 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

  • The Other Within: The Marranos: Split Identity and Emerging Modernity
  • Yovel, Yirmiyahu
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: January 25, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 488 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Judaic Studies

  • 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

  • Plato’s Philosophers: The Coherence of the Dialogues
  • Zuckert, Catherine H.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: June 15, 2009
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 896 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy

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