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The Year of Peril

America in 1942

Tracy Campbell

A fascinating chronicle of how the character of American society revealed itself under the duress of World War II The Second World War exists in the American historical imagination as a time of unity and...

May 19, 2020, Hardcover, $30.00

Engineering Ethics

Contemporary and Enduring Debates

Deborah G. Johnson

An engaging, accessible survey of the ethical issues faced by engineers, designed for students The first engineering ethics textbook to use debates as the framework for presenting engineering ethics topics,...

May 19, 2020, Paper, $28.00

Trade Wars Are Class Wars

How Rising Inequality Distorts the Global Economy and Threatens International Peace

Matthew C. Klein and Michael Pettis

A provocative look at how today’s trade conflicts are caused by governments promoting the interests of elites at the expense of workers Trade disputes are usually understood as conflicts between countries...

May 19, 2020, Hardcover, $28.00

Taking Back the Constitution

Activist Judges and the Next Age of American Law

Mark Tushnet

How the Supreme Court’s move to the right has distorted both logic and the Constitution The Supreme Court has never simply evaluated laws and arguments in light of permanent and immutable constitutional...

May 19, 2020, Hardcover, $30.00

Lie Machines

How to Save Democracy from Troll Armies, Deceitful Robots, Junk News Operations, and Political Operatives

Philip N. Howard

A disturbing account of how today’s technologies are used to distract, mislead, and confuse us about politics—and what we can do about it Artificially intelligent “bot” accounts bolster or berate...

May 19, 2020, Hardcover, $26.00

The Iceman Cometh, Critical Edition

Eugene O'Neill; Edited by William Davies King

A critical edition of O’Neill’s most complex and difficult play, designed for student readers and performers This critical edition of Eugene O’Neill’s most complex and difficult play helps students and...

May 19, 2020, Paper, $20.00

Constitutional Revolution

Gary Jeffrey Jacobsohn and Yaniv Roznai

An examination of how constitutional paradigms change Few terms in political theory are as overused, and yet as under-theorized, as constitutional revolution. Providing theoretical and comparative...

May 19, 2020, Hardcover, $65.00

Slowdown

The End of the Great Acceleration—and Why It’s Good for the Planet, the Economy, and Our Lives

Danny Dorling

A powerful and counterintuitive argument that we should welcome the current slowdown—of population growth, economies, and technological innovation Drawing from an incredibly rich trove of global data, this...

May 19, 2020, Hardcover, $28.50

Fundamentals of Physics II

Electromagnetism, Optics, and Quantum Mechanics
Expanded Edition

R. Shankar

A beloved introductory physics textbook, now including exercises and an answer key, accessibly explains electromagnetism, optics, and quantum mechanics ?R. Shankar is a well-known physicist and contagiously...

May 19, 2020, Paper, $35.00

Sons of the Waves

The Common Seaman in the Heroic Age of Sail

Stephen Taylor

A brilliant telling of the history of the common seaman in the age of sail, and his role in Britain’s trade, exploration, and warfare British maritime history in the age of sail is full of the deeds of...

May 19, 2020, Hardcover, $30.00

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