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Methodists and Muslims My Life as an Orientalist
ISBN: PB: 9780674244672, Harvard University Press, July 2020
186 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm
Richard W. Bulliet is an innovative historian of the Islamic world. His contributions have changed the way scholars think about the history of medieval city life, animal domestication, wheeled transport, religious conversion, Islamic institutions, an...
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Making Civilizations The World before 600
ISBN: HB: 9780674047174, Harvard University Press, June 2020
1136 pp., 23.5x16.1 cm, 84 photos
In this volume of the six-part series "A History of the World", Hans-Joachim Gehrke, a noted scholar of ancient Greece, leads a distinguished group of historians in analyzing prehistory, the earliest human settlements, and the rise of the world's fir...
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£36,95
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Magdalena de Cao An Early Colonial Town on the North Coast of Peru
ISBN: HB: 9780873652162, Harvard University Press, April 2020
472 pp., 27.3x19.3 cm, 200 colour photos, 15 illus., 1 map, 5 colour maps, 30 tables
During the early Colonial Period in the Americas, as an ancient way of life ended and the modern world began, indigenous peoples and European invaders confronted, resisted, and compromised with one another. Yet archaeological investigations of this c...
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Markets, Minds, and Money Why America Leads the World in University Research
ISBN: HB: 9780674244238, Harvard University Press, April 2020
288 pp., 23.5x15.5 cm, 4 illus., 29 tables
American education has its share of problems, but it excels in at least one area: university-based research. That's why American universities have produced more Nobel Prize winners than those of the next twenty-nine countries combined. Economist Migu...
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Marking Time Art in the Age of Mass Incarceration
ISBN: HB: 9780674919228, Harvard University Press, April 2020
288 pp., 20.3x20.3 cm, 95 colour illus.
More than two million people are currently behind bars in the United States. Incarceration not only separates the imprisoned from their families and communities; it also exposes them to shocking levels of deprivation and abuse and subjects them to th...
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Miscellanies, Volume 1 I Tatti Renaissance Library 89
ISBN: HB: 9780674049376, Harvard University Press, March 2020
672 pp., 21x14 cm
Angelo Poliziano (1454-1494) was one of the great scholar-poets of the Italian Renaissance and the leading literary figure of Florence in the age of Lorenzo de' Medici, "il Magnifico". The poet's "Miscellanies", including a "first century" published...
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Miscellanies, Volume 2 I Tatti Renaissance Library 90
ISBN: HB: 9780674244962, Harvard University Press, March 2020
384 pp., 21x14 cm
Angelo Poliziano (1454-1494) was one of the great scholar-poets of the Italian Renaissance and the leading literary figure of Florence in the age of Lorenzo de' Medici, "il Magnifico". The poet's "Miscellanies", including a "first century" published...
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Market as God
ISBN: PB: 9780674241572, ISBN: HB: 9780674659681, Harvard University Press, December 2019
320 pp., 20.9x13.9 cm
The Market has deified itself, according to Harvey Cox's brilliant exegesis. And all of the world's problems – widening inequality, a rapidly warming planet, the injustices of global poverty – are consequently harder to solve. Only by tracing how the...
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Muslim Brotherhood and the West A History of Enmity and Engagement
ISBN: PB: 9780674241664, ISBN: HB: 9780674970700, Harvard University Press, December 2019
672 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
"The Muslim Brotherhood and the West" is the first comprehensive history of the relationship between the world's largest Islamist movement and the Western powers that have dominated the Middle East for the past century: Britain and the United States....
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Muslims and US Politics Today A Defining Moment
ISBN: PB: 9780674241343, Harvard University Press, December 2019
200 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 1 photo
The twenty-first century has been a volatile period for American Muslims. Anti-Muslim hate crimes peaked after September 11, 2001, then increased again dramatically in parallel with the candidacy and presidency of Donald Trump. Yet American Muslims n...
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