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Religious Conflict in Brazil

Protestants, Catholics, and the Rise of Religious Pluralism in the Early Twentieth Century

Erika Helgen

The story of how Brazilian Catholics and Protestants confronted one of the greatest shocks to the Latin American religious system in its 500-year history This innovative study explores the transition in...

June 23, 2020, HC - Paper over Board, $65.00

Henry Scott Tuke

Edited by Cicely Robinson

A timely survey of this significant British artist and the complexities surrounding his work and reputation today Famed for his depictions of sun, sea, and sailing during a late Victorian and Edwardian...

June 23, 2020, Hardcover, $45.00

Anne Brigman

The Photographer of Enchantment

Kathleen Pyne

The life and work of an essential photographer whose feminism and pictorialist images distanced her from the mainstream In the first book devoted to Anne Brigman (1869–1950), Kathleen Pyne traces the...

June 23, 2020, Hardcover, $65.00

Sin

Joost Joustra

An engaging and accessible account of how sin has been depicted in European art for centuries The depiction of sin has been fundamental to European visual culture for hundreds of years, especially—but not...

June 23, 2020, Paper, $16.99

New Money

How Payment Became Social Media

Lana Swartz

A new vision of money as a communication technology that creates and sustains invisible—often exclusive—communities One of the basic structures of everyday life, money is at its core a communication media....

June 23, 2020, Hardcover, $28.00

Perspectives on Teaching Language and Content

Stacey Katz Bourns, Cheryl Krueger, and Nicole Mills

An overview of current issues and developments in foreign language education, designed for instructors of language, literature, and culture at any stage of their careers A contemporary guide to foreign...

June 23, 2020, Paper, $60.00

Living Pictures

Jan van Eyck and Painting’s First Century

Noa Turel

A significant new interpretation of the emergence of Western pictorial realism When Jan van Eyck (c. 1390–1441) completed the revolutionary Ghent Altarpiece in 1432, it was unprecedented in European visual...

June 23, 2020, Hardcover, $65.00

The Polymath

A Cultural History from Leonardo da Vinci to Susan Sontag

Peter Burke

The remarkable story of Western polymaths from the fifteenth century to the present day From Leonardo da Vinci and John Dee to Oliver Sacks and Susan Sontag, polymaths have moved the frontiers of knowledge....

June 18, 2020, Hardcover, $30.00

The Warm South

How the Mediterranean Shaped the British Imagination

Robert Holland

An evocative exploration of the impact of the Mediterranean on British culture, ranging from the mid-eighteenth century to today Ever since the age of the Grand Tour in the eighteenth century, the...

June 16, 2020, Paper, $25.00

Overcoming Necessity

Emergency, Constraint, and the Meanings of American Constitutionalism

Thomas P. Crocker

An argument for why emergencies are no excuse for extralegal action by presidents Using emergency as a cause for action ultimately leads to an almost unnoticed evolution in the political understanding of...

June 16, 2020, HC - Paper over Board, $65.00

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