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Evolution of Life Histories of Mammals

Theory and Pattern

Edited by Mark S. Boyce

Mammals range in body size from the gigantic blue whale to the tiny Etruscan shrew. Elephants and man may live for nearly one hundred years, while most shrews die before they are three months old. During the past decade,...

September 10, 1988, Cloth, $70.00

The Idea of the Good in Platonic-Aristotelian Philosophy

Hans-Georg Gadamer; Translated by P. Christopher Smith

One of this century’s most important philosophers here focuses on Plato’s Protagoras, Phaedo, Republic, and Philebus and on Aristotle’s three moral treatises to show the essential continuity of Platonic and...

March 23, 1988, Paper, $24.00

Staging O`Neill

Ronald H. Wainscott

Eugene O’Neill’s most exciting experiments with stage direction and design took place in his plays produced between 1920 and 1934.  The impact of these experiments on American theater and drama was enormous, and in...

September 10, 1988, Cloth, $67.00

The Rise of Experimentation in American Psychology

edited by Jill G. Morawski

Laboratory experiments are the principal tools used by psychologists to formulate and test their theories of how the human mind works, yet few histories of psychology have studied the experimental method and how it has...

September 10, 1988, Cloth, $60.00

Medical Work in America

Essays on Health Care

Eliot Freidson

Present-day health care policies in the United States are moving toward a system in which patients will be treated like industrial objects by doctors forced to work mechanically, says the distinguished medical sociologist...

September 10, 1989, Paper, $61.00

English Travelers Abroad, 1604-1667

Their Influence on English Society and Politics, Revised Edition

John Stoye

What were the experiences of English travelers who toured Western Europe in the seventeenth century? What influence did Continental travel have on English society and politics? This delightful book by John Stoye allows...

September 10, 1989, Paper, $38.00

Child Support in America

Practical Advice on Negotiating and Collecting a Fair Settlement

Joseph I. Lieberman

“Child support in America is a national disgrace.  There is no more widespread and profoundly consequential example of lawlessness in our society today than fathers’ refusal to care for their children after divorce.”...

September 10, 1988, Paper, $17.00

Common Decency

Domestic Policies after Reagan

Alvin L. Schorr; with a chpater by James Comer

Planner, educator, and activist Alvin Schorr presents an incisive critique of America's social policies under the Reagan administration and offers clear, reasonable, and workable proposals for improving our policies...

July 27, 1988, Paper, $25.00

Freud in Exile

Psychoanalysis and Its Vicissitudes

Edited by Naomi Segal and Edward Timms

This book, featuring contributions from some of the world’s most eminent Freud scholars, marks the fiftieth anniversary of Freud’s arrival in London as an exile from occupied Austria—an event regarded by many as a decisive...

July 27, 1988, Cloth, $66.00

European Revolutions and the American Literary Renaissance

Larry J. Reynolds

Political issues and events have always acted as a catalyst on thought and art. In this pioneering study, Larry J. Reynolds argues that the European revolutions of 1848-49 quickened the American literary imagination and...

October 26, 1988, Cloth, $56.00

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