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Behind the Lines

Gender and the Two World Wars

Margaret R. Higonnet; Edited by Jane Jenson, Sonya Michel, and Margaret Collins Weitz

What effect did the two world wars have on the relations between women and men? Drawing on broad comparative material—from government policy to popular media, poetry and fiction, and personal letters—this book...

September 10, 1989, Paper, $32.00

Three Medieval Views of Women

"La Contenance des Fames," "Le Bien des Fames," "Le Blasme des Fames"

Edited by Gloria K. Fiero, Wendy Pfeffer, and Mathé Allain

This bilingual edition of three French poems dating from the late thirteenth and early fourteenth centuries contains two poems that assail the vices of women and a third that lists women's virtues. The lively and amusing...

September 10, 1989, Paper, $16.00

The Demise of Nuclear Energy?

Lessons for Democratic Control of Technology

Joseph G. Morone and Edward J. Woodhouse

Three Mile Island, Seabrook, Diablo Canyon: their controversies have come to symbolize the unhappy fate of American nuclear power. Three decades of effort and an investment of several hundred billion dollars have culminated...

September 10, 1989, Paper, $21.00

Out of the Woods

Thomas Bolt; Foreword by James Merrill

The winning volume in the 1988 Yale Series of Younger Poets competition is Out of the Woods by Thomas Bolt. As James Merrill, distinguished poet and judge of the competition, has said: "Here is an...

September 10, 1989, Paper, $20.00

Interpreting Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier

A Performer`s Discourse of Method

Ralph Kirkpatrick

This book sets forth the provocative theories of a musician who has been called the outstanding harpsichordist of this century. The late Ralph Kirkpatrick reveals here his approach to a deeper comprehension of music,...

September 10, 1987, Paper, $24.00

Early Education and Psychological Development

Barbara Biber: Foreword by Edward Zigler

Barbara Biber, a seminal figure in twentieth-century education, here presents a selection of her writings on developmental and educational psychology over a forty-year period. Each of the older articles is introduced by...

September 10, 1987, Paper, $34.00

The Quest for Self-Determination

Dov Ronen

All over the world, ethnic groups are striving to break away from the larger political entities that control their affairs.  The quest for self-determination is one of the most persistent, pervasive movements of this...

September 10, 1979, Cloth, $51.00

Methods of Book Design, Third Edition

Hugh Williamson

A new edition of this now classic work is long overdue, and, with the filmsetting revolution almost complete, it has been possible to write it.  The processes and methods of a book production are of course still changing...

September 10, 1983, Paper, $39.00

Common Landscape of America, 1580-1845

John R. Stilgoe

“A first-rate introduction to a still largely extant North America away from the great cities. This 400-page documentary by a dedicated exploring scholar explains how and why the landscape changed between the times of...

September 10, 1983, Paper, $42.00

Afro-American Literature in the Twentieth Century

The Achievement of Intimacy

Michael G. Cooke

Michael Cooke examines the essential structure of Afro-American literature as it has developed in the twentieth-century, with special attention to works by Jean Toomer, Zora Neal Hurston, Richard Wright, Ralph Ellison,...

March 11, 1986, Paper, $26.00

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