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A New Anthology of Early Modern Spanish Theater

Play and Playtext

Bárbara Mujica

This anthology of plays from the Spanish Golden Age brings together the work of canonical writers, female writers who are rapidly achieving canonical status, and lesser-known writers who have recently gained critical attention....

January 13, 2015, Cloth, $95.00

Moral Panic

Changing Concepts of the Child Molester in Modern America

Philip Jenkins

It is commonly acknowledged that sexual abuse of children is a grave and pervasive problem and that child molesters are predators who compulsively repeat their crimes and have little hope of cure. Yet as recently as twenty...

December 28, 2004, Paper, $32.00

The Memory of Judgment

Making Law and History in the Trials of the Holocaust

Lawrence Douglas

This powerful book offers the first detailed examination of the law’s response to the crimes of the Holocaust. In vivid prose it offers a fascinating study of five exemplary proceedings—the Nuremberg trial of the major Nazi...

May 15, 2005, Paper, $34.00

Cantonese Sounds and Tones

Parker Po-Fei Huang

March 11, 1969, Paper, $16.00

Character Text for Speak Cantonese Book One

Revised Edition

Parker Po-Fei Huang and Kok P. Gerard

Speak Cantonese, Book One, is one of a series of books that teaches the modern spoken language of Cantonese, one of the major dialects of Chinese. As appropriate for a text of its kind, it is entirely in romanization. In...

March 11, 1969, Paper, $32.00

Fifty-Five T’ang Poems

A Text in the Reading and Understanding of T’ang Poetry

Hugh M. Stimson

Four masters of the shi form of Chinese poetry, who are generally considered to be giants in the entire history of Chinese literature, are represented in this book: three from the eighth century, and one from the ninth. A few...

March 11, 1976, Paper, $26.00

The Dilemma of the Modern in Japanese Fiction

Dennis C. Washburn

This book looks at modernity in Japanese literary culture as a continuing historical dynamic rather than as merely the product of the intense Westernization of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. The author links...

March 11, 1995, Paper, $34.00

The Psychoanalytic Theory of Greek Tragedy

C. Fred Alford

Psychoanalytic readings of literature are often reductionist, seeking to find in great works of the past support for current psychoanalytic tenets. In this book C. Fred Alford begins with the possibility that the insights...

October 11, 1992, Paper, $35.00

Read Chinese, Book Two

A Beginning Text in the Chinese Character, Expanded Edition

Richard Chang

This second book of the Read Chinese series covers an additional three hundred Chinese characters, in both simplified and traditional forms. It is structured within the framework of a story about a Chinese student's journey...

March 11, 1983, Paper, $34.00

Read Chinese, Book Three

Fang-yu Wang and Richard Chang

This third book of the Read Chinese series covers an additional four hundred Chinese characters, in both simplified and traditional forms. The selections are drawn from modern narrative and expository prose, as well as plays...

March 11, 1965, Paper, $21.00

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