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The American History of an Idea

Lillian Faderman

A comprehensive history of the struggle to define womanhood in America, from the seventeenth to the twenty-first century What does it mean to be a “woman” in America? Award-winning gender and sexuality scholar...

March 15, 2022, Hardcover, $32.50

Confronting Climate Gridlock

How Diplomacy, Technology, and Policy Can Unlock a Clean Energy Future

Daniel S. Cohan; Foreword by Michael E. Webber

An atmospheric scientist explains why global climate change mitigation and energy decarbonization demand American diplomacy, technology, and policy Atmospheric scientist and environmental engineering professor...

March 29, 2022, Hardcover, $28.00

The Capital of Free Women

Race, Legitimacy, and Liberty in Colonial Mexico

Danielle Terrazas Williams

A restoration of the agency and influence of free African-descended women in colonial Mexico through their traces in archivesThe Capital of Free Women illuminates the history of how free African-descended...

April 12, 2022, HC - Paper over Board, $65.00

Security and Conservation

The Politics of the Illegal Wildlife Trade

Rosaleen Duffy

An exploration of the scale, practical reality, and future implications of the growing integration of biodiversity conservation with global security concerns Debates regarding environmental security risks have...

April 26, 2022, Hardcover, $35.00

Burning the Big House

The Story of the Irish Country House in a Time of War and Revolution

Terence Dooley

The gripping story of the tumultuous destruction of the Irish country house, spanning the revolutionary years of 1912 to 1923 During the Irish Revolution nearly three hundred country houses were burned to the ground...

April 19, 2022, Hardcover, $35.00

Memory Unearthed

The Lodz Ghetto Photographs of Henryk Ross

Edited by Maia-Mari Sutnik; With contributions by Bernice Eisenstein, Robert Jan van Pelt, and Michael Mitchell

Emotionally resonant photographs of everyday life in the Jewish Lódz Ghetto taken during WWII From 1941 to 1944, the Polish Jewish photographer Henryk Ross (1910–91) was a member of an official team...

February 22, 2022, Paper, $30.00

Power and Justice in Medieval England

The Law of Patronage and the Royal Courts

Joshua C. Tate

How the medieval right to appoint a parson helped give birth to English common law Appointing a parson to the local church following a vacancy—an “advowson”—was one of the most important rights in medieval England....

April 12, 2022, HC - Paper over Board, $55.00

Turkey Under Erdogan

How a Country Turned from Democracy and the West

Dimitar Bechev

An incisive account of Erdoğan’s Turkey – showing how its troubling transformation may be short-lived Since coming to power in 2002 Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has overseen a radical transformation of Turkey. Once a pillar...

April 12, 2022, Hardcover, $28.00

Charles Ray

Figure Ground

Kelly Baum and Brinda Kumar; With contributions by Charles Ray and Hal Foster

This career-spanning publication features conceptual, political, formal, and technical perspectives on the work of contemporary sculptor Charles Ray For Charles Ray (b. 1953), one of today’s foremost American...

February 22, 2022, PB-with Flaps, $25.00

Fictions of Emancipation

Carpeaux's Why Born Enslaved! Reconsidered

Edited by Elyse Nelson and Wendy S. Walters

A critical reexamination of Carpeaux’s bust Why Born Enslaved! and other nineteenth-century antislavery images—this book interrogates the treatment of the Black figure as a malleable political symbol and locus of exoticized...

March 29, 2022, PB-with Flaps, $25.00