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Progressive New World How Settler Colonialism and Transpacific Exchange Shaped American Reform
ISBN: HB: 9780674975958, Harvard University Press, December 2018
320 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
The paradox of progressivism continues to fascinate more than one hundred years on. Democratic but elitist, emancipatory but coercive, advanced and assimilationist, Progressivism was defined by its contradictions. In a bold new argument, Marilyn Lake...
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Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium, 37: 2017
ISBN: HB: 9780674987807, Harvard University Press, November 2018
330 pp., 21.8x15.2 cm , 4 halftones, 2 maps, 4 tables
It includes the 2017 J. V. Kelleher lecture delivered by Paul Russell, Professor of Celtic, University of Cambridge, entitled "'Mistakes of All Kinds': The Glossography of Medieval Irish Literary Texts". In this address Russell offers cogent analysis...
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Prophecy without Contempt Religious Discourse in the Public Square
ISBN: PB: 9780674986879, ISBN: HB: 9780674495036, Harvard University Press, November 2018
464 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
American culture warriors have plenty to argue about, but battles over such issues as abortion and torture have as much to do with rhetorical style as moral substance. Cathleen Kaveny reframes the debate about religion in the public square by focusin...
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People's History of Computing in the United States
ISBN: HB: 9780674970977, Harvard University Press, October 2018
336 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm , 25 photos, 4 tables
Silicon Valley gets all the credit for digital creativity, but this account of the pre-PC world, when computing meant more than using mature consumer technology, challenges that triumphalism. The invention of the personal computer liberated users fr...
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Power, Pleasure, and Profit Insatiable Appetites from Machiavelli to Madison
ISBN: HB: 9780674976672, Harvard University Press, October 2018
400 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm , 13 photos, 1 table
A provocative history of the changing values that have given rise to our present discontents. We pursue power, pleasure, and profit. We want as much as we can get, and we deploy instrumental reasoning – cost-benefit analysis – to get it. We judge ou...
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Politics against Domination
ISBN: PB: 9780674986756, ISBN: HB: 9780674743847, Harvard University Press, September 2018
288 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
Ian Shapiro makes a compelling case that the overriding purpose of politics should be to combat domination. Moreover, he shows how to put resistance to domination into practice at home and abroad. This is a major work of applied political theory, a p...
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Papers of John Adams, Volume 19 February 1787 - May 1789
ISBN: HB: 9780674919280, Harvard University Press, August 2018
632 pp., 24.8x16.5 cm
"Huzza for the new World and farewell to the Old One", John Adams wrote in late 1787, wrapping up a decade's worth of diplomatic service in Europe. Volume 19 of the "Papers of John Adams" chronicles Adams's last duties in London and The Hague. In the...
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Posthomerica Loeb Classical Library 19
ISBN: HB: 9780674997165, Harvard University Press, July 2018
736 pp., 16x10.8 cm
Quintus Smyrnaeus' "Posthomerica", the only long mythological epic to survive in Greek from the period between Apollonius' "Argonautica" (3rd century BC) and Nonnus' "Dionysiaca" (5th century AD), fills in the whole story of the Trojan expedition bet...
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People's Zion Southern Africa, the United States, and a Transatlantic Faith-Healing Movement
ISBN: HB: 9780674737785, Harvard University Press, June 2018
368 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm , 16 halftones, 2 maps
In "The People's Zion", Joel Cabrita tells the transatlantic story of Southern Africa's largest popular religious movement, Zionism. It began in Zion City, a utopian community established in 1900 just north of Chicago. The Zionist church, which promo...
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Plato as Critical Theorist
ISBN: HB: 9780674971769, Harvard University Press, May 2018
392 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
What is the best possible society? How would its rulers govern and its citizens behave? Such questions are sometimes dismissed as distractions from genuine political problems, but in an era when political idealism seems a relic of the past, says Jonn...
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