Peter Metcalf, anthropology professor. They Lie, We Lie:
Getting On With Anthropology. Routledge.
M. Kauffman, education professor. Education Deform: Bright
People Sometimes Say Stupid Things About Education. Scarecrow
Kerr Sharp, doctoral student, architectural history. The
Patapsco River Valley: Cradle of Industrial Revolution in Maryland.
Maryland Historical Society.
M. Lawrence, doctoral student, environmental sciences. Upheaval
from the Abyss: Ocean Floor Mapping and the Earth Science Revolution.
Rutgers University Press.
J. McGann, English professor, and James Soderholm,
Charles University, Czechoslovakia, editors. Byron and Romanticism.
Cambridge University Press.
Edmundson, professor of English. Teacher: A Memoir.
A candid account of one exceptional but aloof high-school teachers
transforming impact on his students in a tough working-class town
Edward White, law professor. Tort Law in America: An Intellectual
History, expanded edition. Oxford University Press.
Zunz, history professor, and Alan S. Kahan, Florida International
Univesity, editors. The Tocqueville Reader: A Life in Letters
and Politics. Blackwell.
to an aristocratic family, Tocqueville was consumed by the notion
of democracy and traveled widely throughout the world to understand
it. This first-ever collection of his work includes not only
his major writing but also travel letters and diary entries
not intended for publication, with some material translated
into English for the first time.
Kelly, English lecturer. Best Little Stories from the Wild
West. Cumberland House Publishing.
Garrett, creative writing professor emeritus. Going to
See the Elephant: Pieces of a Writing Life. Edited by Jeb
Livingood, English lecturer. Texas Review Press.
Hopkins, professor of Tibetan and Buddhist studies. Reflections
on Reality: The Three Natures and Non-Natures in the Mind-Only
School. University of California Press.
Orr, English professor. The Blessing: A Memoir. Council
Orr, English professor. Poetry as Survival. University
of Georgia Press.
examples of poetry from around the world, Orr shows that writing
the personal lyric has helped poets throughout history to process
emotional and experiential turmoil, from individual stress to
collective grief, and this poetry also helps readers and listeners.
E. Klein, politics professor. Making Law in the United
States Courts of Appeals. Cambridge University Press.
A. Kromkowski, Center for Religion and Democracy fellow. Recreating
the American Republic. Cambridge University Press.
D. Wilson, psychology professor. Strangers to Ourselves:
Discovering the Adaptive Unconscious. Harvard University Press.
is not your psychoanalysts unconscious. The adaptive unconscious
Wilson describes is a hidden world of pervasive, sophisticated
mental processes that size up our world, set goals and initiate
action all while we are thinking about something else.
C. Lang, associate professor of religious studies. Translation
of Four Illusions: Candrakirtis Advice to Travelers on the
Bodhisattva Path. Oxford University Press.
R. Gross, professor emeritus of biology, and Barbara Carroll
Forrest, Southeastern Louisiana University. Evolution and the
Wedge of Intelligent Design: The Trojan Horse Strategy. Oxford
D. Peterson, history professor emeritus. John Brown: The
Legend Revisited. University of Virginia Press.