Front Table: Paperbacks
(Week of September 23rd, 2012)

September 22nd, 2012 by Front Table



  • The Moral Foundations of Politics
  • Shapiro, Ian
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-30
  • ¤ Paperback ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Georges Bataille: Phenomenology and Phantasmatology
  • Gasche, Rodolphe ; Vegső, Roland (Translator)
  • ¤ Stanford University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-24
  • ¤ Paperback ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • In the Self’s Place: The Approach of Saint Augustine
  • Marion, Jean-Luc ; Kosky, Jeffrey (Translator)
  • ¤ Stanford University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-24
  • ¤ Paperback ( 448 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Christian Theology


  • Sewn in the Sweatshops of Marx: Beuys, Warhol, Klein, Duchamp
  • Duve, Thierry de ; Krauss, Rosalind E. (Translator)
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-15
  • ¤ Paperback ( 96 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • The Undiscovered Dewey: Religion, Morality, and the Ethos of Democracy
  • Rogers, Melvin L.
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-09
  • ¤ Paperback ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Puppet: An Essay on Uncanny Life
  • Gross, Kenneth
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-03
  • ¤ Paperback ( 216 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • The Invention of Religion in Japan
  • Josephson, Jason Ananda
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-03
  • ¤ Paperback ( 408 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: East Asia


  • The Invisible Dragon: Essays on Beauty, Revised and Expanded
  • Hickey, Dave
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-02
  • ¤ Paperback ( 152 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Art


  • The Art of Philosophy: Wisdom as a Practice
  • Sloterdijk, Peter ; Margolis, Karen (Translator)
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-02
  • ¤ Paperback ( 120 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin
  • Snyder, Timothy
  • ¤ Basic Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-02
  • ¤ Paperback ( 560 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: European


  • Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other
  • Turkle, Sherry
  • ¤ Basic Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-02
  • ¤ Paperback ( 384 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • Articulate While Black: Barack Obama, Language, and Race in the U.S.
  • Alim, H. Samy ; Smitherman, Geneva ; Dyson, Michael Eric (Foreword by)
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-01
  • ¤ Paperback ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Linguistics


  • Political Theology and Early Modernity
  • Balibar, Etienne ; Lupton, Julia Reinhard (Editor) ; Balibar, Etienne (Other)
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-01
  • ¤ Paperback ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • A Contest for Supremacy: China, America, and the Struggle for Mastery in Asia
  • Friedberg, Aaron L.
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-01
  • ¤ Paperback ( 384 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • This Is Not Civil Rights: Discovering Rights Talk in 1939 America
  • Lovell, George I.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-01
  • ¤ Paperback ( 280 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • Travels in the Reich, 1933-1945: Foreign Authors Report from Germany
  • Lubrich, Oliver ; Northcott, Kenneth J. (Translator) ; Wichmann, Sonia (Translator) ; Dean, Krouk (Translator)
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-27
  • ¤ Paperback ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: European


  • The Theory That Would Not Die: How Bayes’ Rule Cracked the Enigma Code, Hunted Down Russian Submarines, and Emerged Triumphant from Two Centuries of Controversy
  • McGrayne, Sharon Bertsch
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-25
  • ¤ Paperback ( 360 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Statistics


  • The Subprime Solution: How Today’s Global Financial Crisis Happened, and What to Do about It
  • Shiller, Robert J.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-24
  • ¤ Paperback ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • Philosophy of Language
  • Soames, Scott
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-24
  • ¤ Paperback ( 200 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • I Feel So Good: The Life and Times of Big Bill Broonzy
  • Riesman, Bob ; Guralnick, Peter (Foreword by) ; Townshend, Pete (Contribution by)
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-22
  • ¤ Paperback ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Music


  • Pity the Billionaire: The Hard-Times Swindle and the Unlikely Comeback of the Right
  • Frank, Thomas
  • ¤ Picador
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-18
  • ¤ Paperback ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman
  • Massie, Robert K.
  • ¤ Random House Trade Paperbacks
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-18
  • ¤ Paperback ( 672 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Russian


  • Jerusalem: The Biography
  • Montefiore, Simon Sebag
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-18
  • ¤ Paperback ( 704 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Middle East


  • The Wine of Solitude
  • Nemirovsky, Irene
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-18
  • ¤ Paperback ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Higher Gossip: Essays and Criticism
  • Updike, John ; Carduff, Christopher (Editor)
  • ¤ Random House Trade Paperbacks
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-18
  • ¤ Paperback ( 528 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • The Critical Pulse: Thirty-Six Credos by Contemporary Critics
  • Williams, Jeffrey J. ; Steffen, Heather (Editor)
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-18
  • ¤ Paperback ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • The Sources of Social Power: Volume 3, Global Empires and Revolution, 1890-1945
  • Mann, Michael
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-17
  • ¤ Paperback ( 520 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • The World in the Model: How Economists Work and Think
  • Morgan, Mary S.
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-17
  • ¤ Paperback ( 448 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • Ethnography and Virtual Worlds: A Handbook of Method
  • Boellstorff, Tom ; Nardi, Bonnie ; Pearce, Celia ; Pearce, Celia ; Taylor, T. L.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-16
  • ¤ Paperback ( 264 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Anthropology


  • The Economics of Enough: How to Run the Economy as If the Future Matters
  • Coyle, Diane
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-16
  • ¤ Paperback ( 360 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • The Darwin Economy: Liberty, Competition, and the Common Good [New in Paper]
  • Frank, Robert H.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-16
  • ¤ Paperback ( 264 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • Rethinking the Other in Antiquity
  • Gruen, Erich S.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-16
  • ¤ Paperback ( 432 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Classical


  • Makers of Ancient Strategy: From the Persian Wars to the Fall of Rome
  • Hanson, Victor Davis
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-16
  • ¤ Paperback ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Classical


  • Thinking about Leadership
  • Keohane, Nannerl O.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-16
  • ¤ Paperback ( 312 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Perfect Order: Recognizing Complexity in Bali
  • Lansing, J. Stephen
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-16
  • ¤ Paperback ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • The Soul of the Greeks: An Inquiry
  • Davis, Michael
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-15
  • ¤ Paperback ( 248 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Classical


  • Plato’s Philosophers: The Coherence of the Dialogues
  • Zuckert, Catherine H.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-15
  • ¤ Paperback ( 896 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Divine Art, Infernal Machine: The Reception of Printing in the West from First Impressions to the Sense of an Ending
  • Eisenstein, Elizabeth L.
  • ¤ University of Pennsylvania Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-14
  • ¤ Paperback ( 384 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Books about Books


  • New Babylonians: A History of Jews in Modern Iraq
  • Bashkin, Orit
  • ¤ Stanford University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-12
  • ¤ Paperback ( 328 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Middle East


  • Creatures of Politics: Media, Message, and the American Presidency
  • Lempert, Michael ; Silverstein, Michael
  • ¤ Indiana University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-12
  • ¤ Paperback ( 284 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Anthropology


  • Young Man with a Horn
  • Baker, Dorothy ; Giddins, Gary
  • ¤ NYRB Classics
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-11
  • ¤ Paperback ( 192 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • I Married You For Happiness
  • Tuck, Lily
  • ¤ Grove Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-11
  • ¤ Paperback ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • A New Anthropology of Islam
  • Bowen, John R.
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-10
  • ¤ Paperback ( 230 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Anthropology


  • China’s Last Empire: The Great Qing
  • Rowe, William T.
  • ¤ Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-10
  • ¤ Paperback ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: East Asia


  • Keynes Hayek: The Clash that Defined Modern Economics
  • Wapshott, Nicholas
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-10
  • ¤ Paperback ( 400 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • A Tale of Two Cultures: Qualitative and Quantitative Research in the Social Sciences
  • Goertz, Gary ; Mahoney, James
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-09
  • ¤ Paperback ( 248 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Of Empires and Citizens: Pro-American Democracy or No Democracy at All?
  • Jamal, Amaney A.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-09
  • ¤ Paperback ( 296 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Essays on Kant
  • Allison, Henry E.
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-07
  • ¤ Paperback ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Sketch for a Systematic Metaphysics
  • Armstrong, D. M.
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-07
  • ¤ Paperback ( 138 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Galileo
  • Heilbron, John L.
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-07
  • ¤ Paperback ( 528 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • Contending Economic Theories: Neoclassical, Keynesian, and Marxian
  • Wolff, Richard D. ; Resnick, Stephen A.
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-07
  • ¤ Paperback ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • Are We Getting Smarter?: Rising IQ in the Twenty-First Century
  • Flynn, James R.
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-06
  • ¤ Paperback ( 324 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Psychology


  • Braided Worlds
  • Gottlieb, Alma ; Graham, Philip
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-05
  • ¤ Paperback ( 184 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Anthropology


  • The Science of Evil: On Empathy and the Origins of Cruelty
  • Baron-Cohen, Simon
  • ¤ Basic Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Psychology


  • The Grief of Others
  • Cohen, Leah Hager
  • ¤ Riverhead Trade
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 400 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Life Itself: A Memoir
  • Ebert, Roger
  • ¤ Grand Central Publishing
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 448 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Film Studies


  • The Prague Cemetery
  • Eco, Umberto ; Dixon, Richard (Translator)
  • ¤ Mariner Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 464 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Age of Austerity: How Scarcity Will Remake American Politics
  • Edsall, Thomas Byrne
  • ¤ Anchor
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • The Beauty and the Sorrow: An Intimate History of the First World War
  • Englund, Peter ; Graves, Peter
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 592 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: European


  • The Marriage Plot: A Novel
  • Eugenides, Jeffrey
  • ¤ Picador
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Just My Type: A Book About Fonts
  • Garfield, Simon ; Kidd, Chip (Foreword by)
  • ¤ Gotham
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 384 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Interior Design


  • The Swerve: How the World Became Modern
  • Greenblatt, Stephen
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: General


  • Arguably: Essays by Christopher Hitchens
  • Hitchens, Christopher
  • ¤ Twelve
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 816 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • An Army of Phantoms: American Movies and the Making of the Cold War
  • Hoberman, J.
  • ¤ New Press, The
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 408 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Film Studies


  • The Stranger’s Child
  • Hollinghurst, Alan
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 448 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • American Dreamers: How the Left Changed a Nation
  • Kazin, Michael
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World
  • Lewis, Michael
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • Blindly
  • Magris, Claudio ; Appel, Anne Milano (Translator)
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 400 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Elizabeth and Hazel: Two Women of Little Rock
  • Margolick, David
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • Consumption and Its Consequences
  • Miller, Daniel
  • ¤ Polity
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 200 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Anthropology


  • We Others: New & Selected Stories
  • Millhauser, Steven
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 400 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • No Higher Honor: A Memoir of My Years in Washington
  • Rice, Condoleezza
  • ¤ Broadway
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 784 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • On Psychoanalysis
  • Ricoeur, Paul ; Pellauer, David (Translator)
  • ¤ Polity
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Fatal Invention: How Science, Politics, and Big Business Re-create Race in the Twenty-first Century
  • Roberts, Dorothy
  • ¤ New Press, The
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 400 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • Louis D. Brandeis: A Life
  • Urofsky, Melvin
  • ¤ Schocken
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 976 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Legal Theory


  • Political Evil: What It Is and How to Combat It
  • Wolfe, Alan
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Poetry and the Police: Communication Networks in Eighteenth-Century Paris
  • Darnton, Robert ; Delavault, Hélène (Performed by) ; Pavy, Claude (Performed by)
  • ¤ Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-03
  • ¤ Paperback ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: European


  • Age of Fracture
  • Rodgers, Daniel T.
  • ¤ Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-03
  • ¤ Paperback ( 360 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • What Was African American Literature?
  • Warren, Kenneth W.
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-03
  • ¤ Paperback ( 192 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • The Intellectual Origins of the Global Financial Crisis
  • Berkowitz, Roger ; Toay, Taun N. (Editor)
  • ¤ Fordham University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-01
  • ¤ Paperback ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • Courage to Dissent: Atlanta and the Long History of the Civil Rights Movement
  • Brown-Nagin, Tomiko
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-01
  • ¤ Paperback ( 608 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • Exorbitant Privilege: The Rise and Fall of the Dollar and the Future of the International Monetary System
  • Eichengreen, Barry
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-01
  • ¤ Paperback ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • John Stuart Mill: A Biography
  • Capaldi, Nicholas
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-30
  • ¤ Paperback ( 458 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • The Jews in Medieval Normandy: A Social and Intellectual History
  • Golb, Norman
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-30
  • ¤ Paperback ( 656 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Medieval


  • Losing It: In which an Aging Professor laments his shrinking Brain…
  • Miller, William Ian
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-29
  • ¤ Paperback ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Psychology


  • On Canaan’s Side: A Novel
  • Barry, Sebastian
  • ¤ Penguin Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-28
  • ¤ Paperback ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Mormon People: The Making of an American Faith
  • Bowman, Matthew
  • ¤ Random House Trade Paperbacks
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-28
  • ¤ Paperback ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Christian Theology


  • George F. Kennan: An American Life
  • Gaddis, John Lewis
  • ¤ Penguin Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-28
  • ¤ Paperback ( 800 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • The End: The Defiance and Destruction of Hitler’s Germany, 1944-1945
  • Kershaw, Ian
  • ¤ Penguin Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-28
  • ¤ Paperback ( 592 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: European


  • Anatomy of a Disappearance: A Novel
  • Matar, Hisham
  • ¤ Dial Press Trade Paperback
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-28
  • ¤ Paperback ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Song of Achilles: A Novel
  • Miller, Madeline
  • ¤ Ecco
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-28
  • ¤ Paperback ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Freud’s Sister: A Novel
  • Smilevski, Goce ; Kramer, Christina E. (Translator)
  • ¤ Penguin Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-28
  • ¤ Paperback ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Philosophical Logic
  • Burgess, John P.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-26
  • ¤ Paperback ( 168 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Braintrust: What Neuroscience Tells Us about Morality
  • Churchland, Patricia S.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-26
  • ¤ Paperback ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Cognitive Science


  • Collaborative Governance: Private Roles for Public Goals in Turbulent Times
  • Donahue, John D. ; Donahue, John D. ; Zeckhauser, Richard J.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-26
  • ¤ Paperback ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Life among the Anthros and Other Essays
  • Geertz, Clifford ; Inglis, Fred (Editor)
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-26
  • ¤ Paperback ( 280 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Anthropology


  • Who Are the Criminals?: The Politics of Crime Policy from the Age of Roosevelt to the Age of Reagan
  • Hagan, John
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-26
  • ¤ Paperback ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Liberal Leviathan: The Origins, Crisis, and Transformation of the American World Order
  • Ikenberry, G. John
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-26
  • ¤ Paperback ( 392 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Empire for Liberty: A History of American Imperialism from Benjamin Franklin to Paul Wolfowitz
  • Immerman, Richard H.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-26
  • ¤ Paperback ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • The End of the West: The Once and Future Europe (New in Paper)
  • Marquand, David
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-26
  • ¤ Paperback ( 232 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: European


  • Social Trends in American Life: Findings from the General Social Survey since 1972
  • Marsden, Peter V.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-26
  • ¤ Paperback ( 408 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • France’s New Deal: From the Thirties to the Postwar Era
  • Nord, Philip
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-26
  • ¤ Paperback ( 480 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: European


  • The Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics: Fourth Edition
  • Roland (edt) Greene
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-26
  • ¤ Paperback ( 1664 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Reference


  • The Great Brain Race: How Global Universities Are Reshaping the World
  • Wildavsky, Ben
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-26
  • ¤ Paperback ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Education


  • White Bound: Nationalists, Antiracists, and the Shared Meanings of Race
  • Hughey, Matthew
  • ¤ Stanford University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-22
  • ¤ Paperback ( 296 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • In Other Worlds: SF and the Human Imagination
  • Atwood, Margaret
  • ¤ Anchor
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-21
  • ¤ Paperback ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • Cassandra at the Wedding
  • Baker, Dorothy ; Eisenberg, Deborah
  • ¤ NYRB Classics
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-21
  • ¤ Paperback ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Marx and Freud in Latin America: Politics, Psychoanalysis, and Religion in Times of Terror
  • Bosteels, Bruno
  • ¤ Verso
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-21
  • ¤ Paperback ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Latin American


  • A Partial History of Lost Causes: A Novel
  • DuBois, Jennifer
  • ¤ Dial Press Trade Paperback
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-21
  • ¤ Paperback ( 400 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • China in Ten Words
  • Hua, Yu
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-21
  • ¤ Paperback ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: East Asia


  • The Price of Civilization: Reawakening American Virtue and Prosperity
  • Sachs, Jeffrey D.
  • ¤ Random House Trade Paperbacks
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-21
  • ¤ Paperback ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • The Myth of the Muslim Tide: Do Immigrants Threaten the West?
  • Saunders, Doug
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-21
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  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Why Geography Matters: More Than Ever
  • Blij, Harm de
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-17
  • ¤ Paperback ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Game Theory and the Humanities: Bridging Two Worlds
  • Brams, Steven J.
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-17
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  • The Computer Boys Take Over: Computers, Programmers, and the Politics of Technical Expertise
  • Ensmenger, Nathan L.
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-17
  • ¤ Paperback ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • Without Criteria: Kant, Whitehead, Deleuze, and Aesthetics
  • Shaviro, Steven
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-17
  • ¤ Paperback ( 192 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Walter Benjamin: An Introduction to His Work and Thought
  • Steiner, Uwe ; Winkler, Michael (Translator)
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-15
  • ¤ Paperback ( 248 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Critical Theory & Marxism


  • Class Warfare: Inside the Fight to Fix America’s Schools
  • Brill, Steven
  • ¤ Simon & Schuster
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-14
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  • ¤ Category: Education


  • The Meaning of Freedom: And Other Difficult Dialogues
  • Davis, Angela Y. ; Kelley, Robin D.G.
  • ¤ City Lights Publishers
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-14
  • ¤ Paperback ( 202 pages )
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  • The Iliad:
  • Homer ; Mitchell, Stephen (Translator)
  • ¤ Free Press
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  • Tyrant Banderas
  • Valle-Inclan, Ramon del ; Manguel, Alberto ; Manguel, Alberto (Introduction)
  • ¤ NYRB Classics
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-14
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  • Explaining Long-Term Trends in Health and Longevity
  • Fogel, Robert W.
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-13
  • ¤ Paperback ( 192 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • The Art of Cruelty: A Reckoning
  • Nelson, Maggie
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-13
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  • ¤ Category: Art


  • Ends of Enlightenment
  • Bender, John
  • ¤ Stanford University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-08
  • ¤ Paperback ( 312 pages )
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  • Last Man in Tower
  • Adiga, Aravind
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-07
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  • Religio Medici and Urne-Buriall
  • Browne, Sir Thomas ; Greenblatt, Stephen (Editor) ; Targoff, Ramie (Editor)
  • ¤ NYRB Classics
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-07
  • ¤ Paperback ( 224 pages )
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  • Ideographic Modernism: China, Writing, Media
  • Bush, Christopher
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
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  • Four New Messages
  • Cohen, Joshua
  • ¤ Graywolf Press
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  • Alfred Kazin’s Journals
  • Cook, Richard M.
  • ¤ Yale University Press
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  • Disaster Was My God: A Novel of the Outlaw Life of Arthur Rimbaud
  • Duffy, Bruce
  • ¤ Anchor
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  • How to Write a Sentence: And How to Read One
  • Fish, Stanley
  • ¤ Harper Paperbacks
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-07
  • ¤ Paperback ( 176 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • Penelope
  • Harrington, Rebecca
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-07
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  • Dead Funny: Telling Jokes in Hitler’s Germany
  • Herzog, Rudolph
  • ¤ Melville House
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-07
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  • ¤ Category: History: European


  • A Book of Secrets: Illegitimate Daughters, Absent Fathers
  • Holroyd, Michael
  • ¤ Picador
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  • ¤ Category: Women’s Studies


  • Midnight Rising: John Brown and the Raid That Sparked the Civil War
  • Horwitz, Tony
  • ¤ Picador
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  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • The Orphan Master’s Son: A Novel
  • Johnson, Adam
  • ¤ Random House Trade Paperbacks
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-07
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  • Privacy
  • Keizer, Garret
  • ¤ Picador
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  • Hedy’s Folly: The Life and Breakthrough Inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the Most Beautiful Woman in the World
  • Rhodes, Richard
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-07
  • ¤ Paperback ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • Irresistible North: From Venice to Greenland on the Trail of the Zen Brothers
  • Robilant, Andrea Di
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-07
  • ¤ Paperback ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: General


  • Ladies and Gentlemen
  • Ross, Adam
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-07
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  • Madness, Rack, and Honey: Collected Lectures
  • Ruefle, Mary
  • ¤ Wave Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-07
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  • ¤ Category: Poetry


  • Throw Them All Out: How Politicians and Their Friends Get Rich Off Insider Stock Tips, Land Deals, and Cronyism That Would Send the Rest of us to Prison
  • Schweizer, Peter
  • ¤ Mariner Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-07
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  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • The Believing Brain: From Ghosts and Gods to Politics and Conspiracies—How We Construct Beliefs and Reinforce Them as Truths
  • Shermer, Michael
  • ¤ St. Martin’s Griffin
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-07
  • ¤ Paperback ( 400 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Cognitive Science


  • The Quality of Mercy
  • Unsworth, Barry
  • ¤ Anchor
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  • Diving Belles: And Other Stories
  • Wood, Lucy
  • ¤ Mariner Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-07
  • ¤ Paperback ( 240 pages )
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  • Summer of Hate (Semiotext
  • Kraus, Chris
  • ¤ Semiotext(e)
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-03
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  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Firm: The Inside Story of the Stasi
  • Bruce, Gary
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
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  • The Correspondence of Walter Benjamin, 1910-1940
  • Benjamin, Walter ; Scholem, Gershom (Editor) ; Adorno, Theodor W. (Editor) ; Jacobson, Manfred R. (Translator) ; Jacobson, Evelyn M. (Translator)
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-31
  • ¤ Paperback ( 680 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • Winning the War on War: The Decline of Armed Conflict Worldwide
  • Goldstein, Joshua S.
  • ¤ Plume
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-31
  • ¤ Paperback ( 400 pages )
  • ¤ Category: International Relations


  • Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius
  • Nasar, Sylvia
  • ¤ Simon & Schuster
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-31
  • ¤ Paperback ( 576 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • Wendy and the Lost Boys: The Uncommon Life of Wendy Wasserstein
  • Salamon, Julie
  • ¤ Penguin Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-31
  • ¤ Paperback ( 480 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Drama and Theater


  • Beauty and the Beast
  • Taussig, Michael
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-30
  • ¤ Paperback ( 192 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Anthropology


  • Something Incredibly Wonderful Happens: Frank Oppenheimer and His Astonishing Exploratorium
  • Cole, K. C. ; Gell-Man, Murray (Foreword by)
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-24
  • ¤ Paperback ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • Hemingway’s Boat: Everything He Loved in Life, and Lost
  • Hendrickson, Paul
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-24
  • ¤ Paperback ( 704 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • 11/22/63: A Novel
  • King, Stephen
  • ¤ Gallery Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-24
  • ¤ Paperback ( 880 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science Fiction


  • There But For The: A Novel
  • Smith, Ali
  • ¤ Anchor
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-24
  • ¤ Paperback ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Making of Romantic Love: Longing and Sexuality in Europe, South Asia, and Japan, 900-1200 CE
  • Reddy, William M.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-23
  • ¤ Paperback ( 456 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Anthropology


  • J. S. Bach: A Life in Music
  • Williams, Peter
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-23
  • ¤ Paperback ( 418 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Music


  • Lost Memory of Skin
  • Banks, Russell
  • ¤ Ecco
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-17
  • ¤ Paperback ( 432 pages )
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  • Be Realistic: Demand the Impossible
  • Davis, Mike
  • ¤ Haymarket Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-17
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 48 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Dead Souls
  • Gogol, Nikolai ; Rayfield, Donald ; Rayfield, Donald (Translator)
  • ¤ NYRB Classics
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-17
  • ¤ Paperback ( 432 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • How to Be a Woman
  • Moran, Caitlin
  • ¤ Harper Perennial
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-17
  • ¤ Paperback ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Women’s Studies


  • How the Hippies Saved Physics: Science, Counterculture, and the Quantum Revival
  • Kaiser, David
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-16
  • ¤ Paperback ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • Math Goes to the Movies
  • Polster, Burkard ; Ross, Marty
  • ¤ The Johns Hopkins University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-16
  • ¤ Paperback ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Mathematics


  • Essays in Ancient and Modern Historiography
  • Momigliano, Arnaldo ; Grafton, Anthony (Foreword by)
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-15
  • ¤ Paperback ( 406 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Historiography


  • The Holocaust in Italian Culture, 1944-2010
  • Gordon, Robert
  • ¤ Stanford University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-11
  • ¤ Paperback ( 296 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: European


  • Theater of the Mind: Imagination, Aesthetics, and American Radio Drama
  • Verma, Neil
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-11
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  • The Absolutist
  • Boyne, John
  • ¤ Other Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-10
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  • Haiti After the Earthquake
  • Farmer, Paul
  • ¤ PublicAffairs
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-10
  • ¤ Paperback ( 480 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Latin American


  • Who’s Afraid of Post-Blackness?: What It Means to Be Black Now
  • Touré
  • ¤ Free Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-10
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  • ¤ Category: African American Studies


  • Zone One
  • Whitehead, Colson
  • ¤ Anchor
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  • Death of a Pirate: British Radio and the Making of the Information Age
  • Johns, Adrian
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-09
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  • Alan Turing’s Electronic Brain: The Struggle to Build the ACE, the World’s Fastest Computer
  • Copeland, B. Jack
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-05
  • ¤ Paperback ( 592 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • Arendt and Adorno: Political and Philosophical Investigations
  • Rensmann, Lars ; Gandesha, Samir (Editor)
  • ¤ Stanford University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • My American Unhappiness
  • Bakopoulos, Dean
  • ¤ Mariner Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-03
  • ¤ Paperback ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Man of Numbers: Fibonacci’s Arithmetic Revolution
  • Devlin, Keith
  • ¤ Walker & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-03
  • ¤ Paperback ( 192 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Mathematics


  • With Liberty and Justice for Some: How the Law Is Used to Destroy Equality and Protect the Powerful
  • Greenwald, Glenn
  • ¤ Picador
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-03
  • ¤ Paperback ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Legal Theory


  • The Expendable Man
  • Hughes, Dorothy B. ; Mosley, Walter
  • ¤ NYRB Classics
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-03
  • ¤ Paperback ( 264 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Mysteries


  • American Gypsy: A Memoir
  • Marafioti, Oksana
  • ¤ FSG Originals
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-03
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  • An Anatomy of Addiction: Sigmund Freud, William Halsted, and the Miracle Drug, Cocaine
  • Markel, Howard
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-03
  • ¤ Paperback ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Psychology


  • Red Summer: The Summer of 1919 and the Awakening of Black America
  • McWhirter, Cameron
  • ¤ St. Martin’s Griffin
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-03
  • ¤ Paperback ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • Bodies in the Bog and the Archaeological Imagination
  • Sanders, Karin
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-03
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  • Beijing Welcomes You: Unveiling the Capital City of the Future
  • Scocca, Tom
  • ¤ Riverhead Trade
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-03
  • ¤ Paperback ( 432 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: East Asia


  • The Emperor of Lies: A Novel
  • Sem-Sandberg, Steve ; Death, Sarah (Translator)
  • ¤ Picador
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-03
  • ¤ Paperback ( 672 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Visualizing Beauty: Gender and Ideology in Modern East Asia
  • Wong, Aida
  • ¤ Hong Kong University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-03
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  • The Music Instinct: How Music Works and Why We Can’t Do Without It
  • Ball, Philip
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-01
  • ¤ Paperback ( 464 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Music


  • Designing Human Practices: An Experiment with Synthetic Biology
  • Rabinow, Paul ; Bennett, Gaymon
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-01
  • ¤ Paperback ( 200 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Anthropology


  • Imperial Rome AD 193 to 284: The Critical Century
  • Ando, Clifford
  • ¤ Edinburgh University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-30
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  • Abraham’s Children: Liberty and Tolerance in an Age of Religious Conflict
  • Clark, Kelly James
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-26
  • ¤ Paperback ( 312 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Anthropology


  • Rules of Civility: A Novel
  • Towles, Amor
  • ¤ Penguin Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-26
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  • The Idea of America: Reflections on the Birth of the United States
  • Wood, Gordon S.
  • ¤ Penguin Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-26
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  • The Black Chicago Renaissance
  • Hine, Darlene Clark ; Jr., John McCluskey (Editor)
  • ¤ University of Illinois Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-25
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  • Hawking Incorporated: Stephen Hawking and the Anthropology of the Knowing Subject
  • Mialet, Helene
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-25
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  • Preliminary Materials for a Theory of the Young-Girl (Semiotext
  • Tiqqun ; Reines, Ariana (Translator)
  • ¤ Semiotext(e)
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  • The Rule of Law and the Measure of Property
  • Waldron, Jeremy
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-21
  • ¤ Paperback ( 132 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Legal Theory


  • Pigeon English
  • Kelman, Stephen
  • ¤ Mariner Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-19
  • ¤ Paperback ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Ride a Cockhorse
  • Kennedy, Raymond ; Powers, Katherine A.
  • ¤ NYRB Classics
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-19
  • ¤ Paperback ( 328 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Miss New India
  • Mukherjee, Bharati
  • ¤ Mariner Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-19
  • ¤ Paperback ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Great Accelerator
  • Virilio, Paul
  • ¤ Polity
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-19
  • ¤ Paperback ( 100 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Critical Theory & Marxism


  • Trials of the Diaspora: A History of Anti-Semitism in England
  • Julius, Anthony
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-18
  • ¤ Paperback ( 912 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Judaic Studies


  • Socrates and the Fat Rabbis
  • Boyarin, Daniel
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-15
  • ¤ Paperback ( 408 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Judaic Studies


  • Karl Marx
  • Thomas, Paul
  • ¤ Reaktion Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-15
  • ¤ Paperback ( 189 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Critical Theory & Marxism


  • The Cat’s Table
  • Ondaatje, Michael
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-12
  • ¤ Paperback ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Divas in the Convent: Nuns, Music, and Defiance in Seventeenth-Century Italy
  • Monson, Craig A.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-08
  • ¤ Paperback ( 296 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: European


  • Living, Thinking, Looking: Essays
  • Hustvedt, Siri
  • ¤ Picador
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-05
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  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • The Life of an Unknown Man: A Novel (Lannan Translation Selection
  • Makine, Andreï ; Strachan, Geoffrey (Translator)
  • ¤ Graywolf Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-05
  • ¤ Paperback ( 208 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • All Men Are Liars
  • Manguel, Alberto ; France, Miranda (Translator)
  • ¤ Riverhead Trade
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-05
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  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Reckless Endangerment: How Outsized Ambition, Greed, and Corruption Created the Worst Financial Crisis of Our Time
  • Morgenson, Gretchen ; Rosner, Joshua
  • ¤ St. Martin’s Griffin
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-05
  • ¤ Paperback ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • Signs and Wonders
  • Ohlin, Alix
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-05
  • ¤ Paperback ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Truth and Revolution: A History of the Sojourner Truth Organization, 1969-1986
  • Staudenmaier, Michael ; Jr., John H. Bracey
  • ¤ AK Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-05
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  • Once Upon a River: A Novel
  • Campbell, Bonnie Jo
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-04
  • ¤ Paperback ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Writings on Medicine
  • Canguilhem, Georges ; Geroulanos, Stefanos (Translator) ; Meyers, Todd (Translator)
  • ¤ Fordham University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-01
  • ¤ Paperback ( 120 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Health & Medicine


  • Loaded Words
  • Garber, Marjorie
  • ¤ Fordham University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-01
  • ¤ Paperback ( 246 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • Stanley Cavell and the Education of Grownups
  • Saito, Naoko ; Standish, Paul (Editor)
  • ¤ Fordham University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-01
  • ¤ Paperback ( 274 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • The Sense of an Ending [Deckle Edge]
  • Barnes, Julian
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-29
  • ¤ Paperback ( 176 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Witness the Night: A Novel
  • Desai, Kishwar
  • ¤ Penguin Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-29
  • ¤ Paperback ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Beginning of Infinity: Explanations That Transform the World
  • Deutsch, David
  • ¤ Penguin Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-29
  • ¤ Paperback ( 496 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • The Fifth Impossibility: Essays on Exile and Language
  • Manea, Norman
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-29
  • ¤ Paperback ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • Writing across Cultures: Narrative Transculturation in Latin America
  • Rama, Angel ; Frye, David (Translator)
  • ¤ Duke University Press Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-29
  • ¤ Paperback ( 264 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Latin American


  • The Storm of War: A New History of the Second World War
  • Roberts, Andrew
  • ¤ Harper Perennial
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-29
  • ¤ Paperback ( 800 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: General


  • The Story of England
  • Wood, Michael
  • ¤ Penguin Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-29
  • ¤ Paperback ( 464 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: British & Irish


  • The Lucky Ones: One Family and the Extraordinary Invention of Chinese America
  • Ngai, Mae
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-27
  • ¤ Paperback ( 360 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • Alabama in Africa: Booker T. Washington, the German Empire, and the Globalization of the New South
  • Zimmerman, Andrew
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-27
  • ¤ Paperback ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: African


  • Objectivity: A Very Short Introduction
  • Gaukroger, Stephen
  • ¤ Oxford University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-23
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  • We, the Drowned
  • Jensen, Carsten ; Barslund, Charlotte (Translator) ; Ryder, Emma (Translator)
  • ¤ Mariner Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-22
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  • Train Dreams: A Novella
  • Johnson, Denis
  • ¤ Picador
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  • Versions of Antihumanism: Milton and Others
  • Fish, Stanley
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-21
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  • Touching Photographs
  • Olin, Margaret
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-21
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  • How to Succeed in College (While Really Trying): A Professor’s Inside Advice
  • Gould, Jon B.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-18
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  • The Ball: Discovering the Object of the Game
  • Fox, John
  • ¤ Harper Perennial
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  • Granta 119: Britain
  • Freeman, John
  • ¤ Grove Press, Granta
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-15
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  • Death
  • Kagan, Shelly
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-15
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  • The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris
  • McCullough, David
  • ¤ Simon & Schuster
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-15
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  • Peterson, Joseph G.
  • ¤ Northern Illinois University Press
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  • Great Contemporaries: Churchill Reflects on FDR, Hitler, Kipling, Chaplin, Balfour, and Other Giants of His Age
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  • The Courage of Truth: The Government of Self and Others II; Lectures at the Collège de France, 1983–1984
  • Foucault, Michel ; Davidson, Arnold I. I. ; Burchell, Graham (Translator)
  • ¤ Picador
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  • My Struggle: Book One
  • Knausgaard, Karl ; Bartlett, Don
  • ¤ Archipelago Books
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  • The Sun King
  • Mitford, Nancy ; Mansel, Philip (Introduction)
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  • State of Wonder: A Novel
  • Patchett, Ann
  • ¤ Harper Perennial
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  • Arab Spring, Libyan Winter
  • Prashad, Vijay
  • ¤ AK Press
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  • Dalmia, Vasudha
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
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  • Muhammad and the Believers: At the Origins of Islam
  • Donner, Fred M.
  • ¤ Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
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  • Green, Abigail
  • ¤ Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
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  • Schleifer, James T.
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  • Harbach, Chad
  • ¤ Back Bay Books
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  • In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler’s Berlin
  • Larson, Erik
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  • Another Freedom: The Alternative History of an Idea
  • Boym, Svetlana
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
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  • The Norman Maclean Reader
  • Maclean, Norman ; Weltzien, O. Alan ; Weltzien, O. Alan (Introduction)
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
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  • Law and the Limits of Reason
  • Vermeule, Adrian
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
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  • IN & OZ: A Novel
  • Tomasula, Steve
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
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  • Why Marx Was Right
  • Eagleton, Terry
  • ¤ Yale University Press
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  • Pariser, Eli
  • ¤ Penguin Books
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  • Ward, Jesmyn
  • ¤ Bloomsbury USA
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  • Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics
  • Aristotle ; Bartlett, Robert C. (Translator) ; Collins, Susan D. (Translator)
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
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  • A Naked Singularity: A Novel
  • Pava, Sergio De La
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
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  • Red Nails, Black Skates: Gender, Cash, and Pleasure on and off the Ice
  • Rand, Erica
  • ¤ Duke University Press Books
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  • The Anatomy of Influence: Literature as a Way of Life
  • Bloom, Harold
  • ¤ Yale University Press
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  • The Persistence of the Color Line: Racial Politics and the Obama Presidency
  • Kennedy, Randall
  • ¤ Vintage
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  • Gods and Demons, Priests and Scholars: Critical Explorations in the History of Religions
  • Lincoln, Bruce
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
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  • Proletarian Nights: The Workers’ Dream in Nineteenth-Century France
  • Rancière, Jacques ; Reid, Donald
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  • Smiley, Tavis ; West, Cornel
  • ¤ SmileyBooks
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  • God in Pain: Inversions of Apocalypse
  • Zizek, Slavoj ; Gunjevic, Boris ; Elias-Bursac, Ellen (Translator)
  • ¤ Seven Stories Press
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  • Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • Bird, Robert
  • ¤ Reaktion Books
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  • In Praise of Love
  • Badiou, Alain
  • ¤ Serpents Tail
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  • Art and Intimacy: How the Arts Began
  • Dissanayake, Ellen
  • ¤ University of Washington Press
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  • The Great American University: Its Rise to Preeminence, Its Indispensable National Role, Why It Must Be Protected
  • Cole, Jonathan R.
  • ¤ PublicAffairs
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  • The Presumption of Guilt: The Arrest of Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Race, Class and Crime in America
  • Ogletree, Charles
  • ¤ Palgrave Macmillan
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  • The Pale King
  • Wallace, David Foster
  • ¤ Back Bay Books
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  • The Science of Language: Interviews with James McGilvray
  • Chomsky, Noam
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
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  • Thinking in an Emergency
  • Scarry, Elaine
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-04-09
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  • The Black Hole of Empire: History of a Global Practice of Power
  • Chatterjee, Partha
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-04-08
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  • ¤ Category: History: South Asian


  • Thinking of Others: On the Talent for Metaphor
  • Cohen, Ted
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-04-08
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  • Doing and Being: An Interpretation of Aristotle’s Metaphysics Theta
  • Beere, Jonathan
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-04-07
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  • Sovereignty: God, State, and Self
  • Elshtain, Jean Bethke
  • ¤ Basic Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-04-03
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  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Scribble, Scribble, Scribble: Writing on Politics, Ice Cream, Churchill, and My Mother
  • Schama, Simon
  • ¤ Ecco
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  • Habeas Corpus: From England to Empire
  • Halliday, Paul D.
  • ¤ Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-04-02
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  • German: Biography of a Language
  • Sanders, Ruth
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-04-01
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  • Cicero in Letters: Epistolary Relations of the Late Republic
  • White, Peter
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
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  • Poor Economics: A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty
  • Banerjee, Abhijit ; Duflo, Esther
  • ¤ PublicAffairs
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  • The Global Warming Reader: A Century of Writing About Climate Change
  • McKibben, Bill
  • ¤ Penguin Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-03-27
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  • In the Basement of the Ivory Tower: The Truth About College
  • X, Professor
  • ¤ Penguin Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-03-27
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  • Power over Peoples: Technology, Environments, and Western Imperialism, 1400 to the Present
  • Headrick, Daniel R.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-03-25
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  • Not for Profit: Why Democracy Needs the Humanities (New in Paper)
  • Nussbaum, Martha C.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-03-25
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  • Meaning in Life and Why It Matters:
  • Wolf, Susan ; Macedo, Stephen ; Koethe, John ; Adams, Robert M. ; Arpaly, Nomy ; Haidt, Jonathan
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
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  • The Wind from the East: French Intellectuals, the Cultural Revolution, and the Legacy of the 1960s
  • Wolin, Richard
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
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  • The Theorist’s Mother
  • Parker, Andrew
  • ¤ Duke University Press Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-03-23
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  • Democracy Remixed: Black Youth and the Future of American Politics
  • Cohen, Cathy J.
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
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  • The Most Powerful Idea in the World: A Story of Steam, Industry, and Invention
  • Rosen, William
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-03-15
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  • Making the Future: Occupations, Interventions, Empire and Resistance
  • Chomsky, Noam
  • ¤ City Lights Publishers
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-03-13
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  • Beautiful & Pointless: A Guide to Modern Poetry
  • Orr, David
  • ¤ Harper Perennial
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-03-13
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  • The Roots of Radicalism: Tradition, the Public Sphere, and Early Nineteenth-Century Social Movements
  • Calhoun, Craig
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-03-09
  • ¤ Paperback ( 416 pages )
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  • The Information: A History, A Theory, A Flood
  • Gleick, James
  • ¤ Vintage
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  • Message from an Unknown Chinese Mother: Stories of Loss and Love
  • Xinran
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  • Continental Divide: Heidegger, Cassirer, Davos
  • Gordon, Peter E.
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-03-05
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  • The Last Utopia: Human Rights in History
  • Moyn, Samuel
  • ¤ Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-03-05
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  • ¤ Category: History: Historiography


  • Life and Action: Elementary Structures of Practice and Practical Thought
  • Thompson, Michael
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-03-05
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  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Saul Bellow: Letters
  • Bellow, Saul ; Taylor, Benjamin F. (Editor)
  • ¤ Penguin Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-02-28
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  • The Crimean War: A History
  • Figes, Orlando
  • ¤ Picador
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  • ¤ Category: History: Russian


  • Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything
  • Foer, Joshua
  • ¤ Penguin Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-02-28
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  • Reading Obama: Dreams, Hope, and the American Political Tradition [New in Paper]
  • Kloppenberg, James T.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-02-26
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  • The Brain and the Meaning of Life
  • Thagard, Paul
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-02-26
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  • The Administration of Fear (Semiotext
  • Virilio, Paul ; Richard, Bertrand (With) ; Hodges, Ames (Translator)
  • ¤ Semiotext(e)
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-02-24
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  • Sayonara Amerika, Sayonara Nippon: A Geopolitical Prehistory of J-Pop
  • Bourdaghs, Michael
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-02-21
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  • Polemics
  • Badiou, Alain ; Winter, Cecile (Contribution by) ; Corcoran, Steve (Translator) ; Bosteels, Bruno (Translator) ; Brassier, Ray (Translator)
  • ¤ Verso
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-02-01
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  • Triumph of the City: How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier, and Happier
  • Glaeser, Edward
  • ¤ Penguin Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-01-31
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  • The New Jim Crow
  • Alexander, Michelle ; West, Cornel (Introduction)
  • ¤ New Press, The
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-01-16
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  • ¤ Category: African American Studies


  • Debates in the Digital Humanities
  • Gold, Matthew K.
  • ¤ Univ Of Minnesota Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-01-09
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  • Bossypants
  • Fey, Tina
  • ¤ Reagan Arthur / Back Bay Books
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  • The Economists’ Voice: Top Economists Take On Today’s Problems
  • Edlin, Aaron S. ; Delong, J. Bradford ; Stiglitz, Joseph E. (Editor)
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-12-27
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  • The Weather in Proust
  • Sedgwick, Eve Kosofsky ; Goldberg, Jonathan (Editor)
  • ¤ Duke University Press Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-12-20
  • ¤ Paperback ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • Treasure Island!!!
  • Levine, Sara
  • ¤ Europa Editions
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-12-07
  • ¤ Paperback ( 172 pages )
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  • History and Repetition
  • Karatani, Kojin ; Lippit, Seiji M. (Editor)
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-11-29
  • ¤ Paperback ( 272 pages )
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  • The Book in the Renaissance
  • Pettegree, Andrew
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-11-22
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  • ¤ Category: Books about Books


  • The Beast and the Sovereign, Volume I
  • Derrida, Jacques ; Bennington, Geoffrey (Translator)
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-11-21
  • ¤ Paperback ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Bourgeois Dignity: Why Economics Can’t Explain the Modern World
  • McCloskey, Deirdre N.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-11-15
  • ¤ Paperback ( 592 pages )
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  • Seeing Further: The Story of Science, Discovery, and the Genius of the Royal Society
  • Bryson, Bill
  • ¤ William Morrow Paperbacks
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-11-08
  • ¤ Paperback ( 512 pages )
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  • The Tiger’s Wife: A Novel
  • Obreht, Téa
  • ¤ Random House Trade Paperbacks
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-11-01
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  • Hysteria Complicated by Ecstasy: The Case of Nanette Leroux
  • Goldstein, Jan
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-10-31
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  • ¤ Category: History: European


  • Nuns Behaving Badly: Tales of Music, Magic, Art, and Arson in the Convents of Italy
  • Monson, Craig A.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-10-30
  • ¤ Paperback ( 264 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: European


  • This Incredible Need to Believe
  • Kristeva, Julia ; Brahic, Beverley Bie (Translator)
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-10-25
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  • Why the West Rules–for Now: The Patterns of History, and What They Reveal About the Future
  • Morris, Ian
  • ¤ Picador
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-10-25
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  • ¤ Category: History: Historiography


  • Rich People Things: Real-Life Secrets of the Predator Class
  • Lehmann, Chris
  • ¤ Haymarket Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-10-18
  • ¤ Paperback ( 280 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • The Ideological Origins of American Federalism
  • LaCroix, Alison L.
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-10-15
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  • ¤ Category: Legal Theory


  • Our New Husbands Are Here: Households, Gender, and Politics in a West African State from the Slave Trade to Colonial Rule
  • Osborn, Emily Lynn
  • ¤ Ohio University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-10-15
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  • ¤ Category: History: African


  • The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration
  • Wilkerson, Isabel
  • ¤ Vintage
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-10-04
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  • ¤ Category: African American Studies


  • The Accidental Slaveowner: Revisiting a Myth of Race and Finding an American Family
  • Auslander, Mark
  • ¤ University of Georgia Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-10-01
  • ¤ Paperback ( 376 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • The Caribbean: A History of the Region and Its Peoples
  • Palmie, Stephan ; Scarano, Francisco A. (Editor)
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-10-01
  • ¤ Paperback ( 624 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Latin American


  • Children of Fire: A History of African Americans
  • Holt, Thomas C.
  • ¤ Hill and Wang
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-09-27
  • ¤ Paperback ( 464 pages )
  • ¤ Category: African American Studies


  • The Enigma of Capital: and the Crises of Capitalism
  • Harvey, David
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-09-14
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  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Too Much to Know: Managing Scholarly Information before the Modern Age
  • Blair, Ann M.
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-09-13
  • ¤ Paperback ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Historiography


  • The Lesson of Carl Schmitt: Four Chapters on the Distinction between Political Theology and Political Philosophy, Expanded Edition
  • Meier, Heinrich ; Brainard, Marcus (Translator) ; Berman, Robert (Translator)
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-09-09
  • ¤ Paperback ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • The Honor Code: How Moral Revolutions Happen
  • Appiah, Kwame Anthony
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-09-06
  • ¤ Paperback ( 264 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Indian Philosophy in English: From Renaissance to Independence
  • Bhushan, Nalini ; Garfield, Jay (Editor)
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-08-26
  • ¤ Paperback ( 664 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance
  • Waal, Edmund de
  • ¤ Picador
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-08-02
  • ¤ Paperback ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Art


  • Colonizing the Realm of Words: The Transformation of Tamil Literature in Nineteenth-century South India
  • Ebeling, Sascha
  • ¤ State Univ of New York Pr
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-07-02
  • ¤ Paperback ( 386 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: South Asian


  • Adam Smith and the Circles of Sympathy: Cosmopolitanism and Moral Theory
  • Forman-Barzilai, Fonna
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-05-26
  • ¤ Paperback ( 314 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Razor
  • Baraka, Amiri
  • ¤ Third World Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-04-30
  • ¤ Paperback ( 300 pages )
  • ¤ Category: African American Studies


  • How Professors Think: Inside the Curious World of Academic Judgment
  • Lamont, Prof. Michèle
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2010-10-30
  • ¤ Paperback ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Education


  • The Commodification of Academic Research: Science and the Modern University
  • Radder, Hans
  • ¤ University of Pittsburgh Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2010-08-28
  • ¤ Paperback ( 360 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • Backing into Forward
  • Feiffer, Jules
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2010-01-01
  • ¤ Paperback ( 456 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Graphica


  • Opera and Sovereignty: Transforming Myths in Eighteenth-Century Italy
  • Feldman, Martha
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2009-12-15
  • ¤ Paperback ( 584 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Music

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