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as of April 23, 2014
Recently released titles from Columbia University Press.

Globalectics: Theory and the Politics of Knowing
Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o

Now available in paper.

Paper, $20.00 / £14.00 120 pages


Cloth, $24.00 / £16.50 120 pages


The Power of Tolerance: A Debate
Wendy Brown and Rainer Forst; Edited by Luca Di Blasi and Christoph F. E. Holzhey

Paper, $15.00 / £10.50 112 pages


Cloth, $45.00 / £30.95 112 pages


Imaginal Politics: Images Beyond Imagination and the Imaginary
Chiara Bottici

Cloth, $50.00 / £34.50 272 pages


Jacques Lacan, Past and Present: A Dialogue
Alain Badiou and Élisabeth Roudinesco

Paper, $19.95 / £13.95 112 pages


Cloth, $65.00 / £45.00 112 pages


History and Popular Memory: The Power of Story in Moments of Crisis
Paul A. Cohen

Cloth, $35.00 / £24.00 304 pages


Mad Mothers, Bad Mothers, and What a "Good" Mother Would Do: The Ethics of Ambivalence
Sarah LaChance Adams

Paper, $30.00 / £20.50 272 pages


Cloth, $90.00 / £62.00 272 pages


Moved by the Past: Discontinuity and Historical Mutation
Eelco Runia

Cloth, $40.00 / £27.50 264 pages


Religion and Ecology: Developing a Planetary Ethic
Whitney A. Bauman

Paper, $30.00 / £20.50 256 pages


Cloth, $90.00 / £62.00 256 pages


The Millennial Sovereign: Sacred Kingship and Sainthood in Islam
A. Azfar Moin

Now available in paper!

Paper, $28.00 / £19.50 368 pages


Cloth, $55.00 / £38.00 368 pages


Handbook of Social Work Practice with Vulnerable and Resilient Populations
Edited by Alex Gitterman

Cloth, $95.00 / £65.50 616 pages


Literature and Film in Cold War South Korea: Freedom's Frontier
Theodore Hughes

Now available in paperback

Paper, $27.00 / £18.50 304 pages


Cloth, $55.00 / £38.00 304 pages


Brains, Buddhas, and Believing: The Problem of Intentionality in Classical Buddhist and Cognitive-Scientific Philosophy of Mind
Dan Arnold

Now available in paperback!

Paper, $27.00 / £18.50 328 pages


Cloth, $50.00 / £34.50 328 pages


Troubled Apologies Among Japan, Korea, and the United States
Alexis Dudden

Now available in paperback!

Paper, $27.00 / £18.50 184 pages


Cloth, $55.00 / £38.00 184 pages


Ahmed the Philosopher: Thirty-Four Short Plays for Children and Everyone Else
Alain Badiou. Translated and with an Introduction by Joseph Litvak

Paper, $24.95 / £16.95 216 pages


Cloth, $75.00 / £52.00 216 pages


Blood: A Critique of Christianity
Gil Anidjar

Cloth, $40.00 / £27.50 464 pages


Freedom's Right: The Social Foundations of Democratic Life
Axel Honneth

Cloth, $35.00 448 pages


Beyond News: The Future of Journalism
Mitchell Stephens

Cloth, $30.00 / £20.50 264 pages


Racial Disproportionality in Child Welfare
Marian S. Harris

Paper, $35.00 / £24.00 360 pages


Cloth, $105.00 / £72.50 360 pages


The Columbia Anthology of Modern Japanese Drama
Edited by J. Thomas Rimer, Mitsuya Mori, and M. Cody Poulton

Cloth, $75.00 / £52.00 736 pages


Time and the Other: How Anthropology Makes Its Object
Johannes Fabian

Paper, $30.00 / £20.50 272 pages


Cloth, $90.00 / £62.00 272 pages


Crowded Orbits: Conflict and Cooperation in Space
James Clay Moltz

Cloth, $30.00 / £20.50 240 pages


Lady in the Dark: Iris Barry and the Art of Film
Robert Sitton

Cloth, $40.00 / £27.50 496 pages


A Semite: A Memoir of Algeria
Denis Guénoun. Foreword by Judith Butler

Cloth, $35.00 / £24.00 176 pages


Christ Without Adam: Subjectivity and Sexual Difference in the Philosophers’ Paul
Benjamin H. Dunning

Paper, $25.00 / £17.50 176 pages


Cloth, $75.00 / £52.00 176 pages


Never Forget National Humiliation: Historical Memory in Chinese Politics and Foreign Relations
Zheng Wang

Now available in paperback

Paper, $25.00 / £17.50 312 pages


Cloth, $32.50 / £22.50 312 pages


The Other Blacklist: The African American Literary and Cultural Left of the 1950s
Mary Helen Washington

Cloth, $35.00 / £24.00 368 pages


Fashioning Appetite: Restaurants and the Making of Modern Identity
Joanne Finkelstein

Cloth, $35.00 224 pages


Sources of Indian Traditions: Modern India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh
Edited by Rachel Fell McDermott, Leonard A. Gordon, Ainslie T. Embree, Frances W. Pritchett, and Dennis Dalton

Cloth, $75.00 / £52.00 1024 pages


Indie 2.0: Change and Continuity in Contemporary American Indie Film
Geoff King

Paper, $30.00 288 pages


Cloth, $90.00 288 pages


Guilty Knowledge, Guilty Pleasure: The Dirty Art of Poetry
William Logan

Cloth, $35.00 / £24.00 344 pages


Taking It Big: C. Wright Mills and the Making of Political Intellectuals
Stanley Aronowitz

Now available in paper

Paper, $26.00 / £18.00 288 pages


Cloth, $32.50 / £22.50 288 pages


Globalized Arts: The Entertainment Economy and Cultural Identity
J. P. Singh

Now available in paper

Paper, $28.00 / £19.50 240 pages


Cloth, $45.00 / £30.95 240 pages


Winnebago Nation: The RV in American Culture
James B. Twitchell

Cloth, $19.95 / £13.95 192 pages


Video Revolutions: On the History of a Medium
Michael Z. Newman

Paper, $9.00 / £6.00 160 pages


New Tunisian Cinema: Allegories of Resistance
Robert Lang

Paper, $35.00 / £24.00 448 pages


Cloth, $105.00 / £72.50 448 pages


The Columbia Anthology of Yuan Drama
Edited by C. T. Hsia, Wai-yee Li, and George Kao

Paper, $40.00 / £27.50 432 pages


Cloth, $120.00 / £83.00 432 pages


Asian and Feminist Philosophies in Dialogue: Liberating Traditions
Edited by Jennifer McWeeny and Ashby Butnor

Paper, $35.00 / £24.00 336 pages


Cloth, $105.00 / £72.50 336 pages


Supervision in Social Work, 5e
Alfred Kadushin and Daniel Harkness

Cloth, $90.00 / £62.00 432 pages


Survivors of Slavery: Modern-Day Slave Narratives
Laura T. Murphy

Paper, $30.00 / £20.50 344 pages


Cloth, $90.00 / £62.00 344 pages


Derrida/Searle: Deconstruction and Ordinary Language
Raoul Moati. Translated by Timothy Attanucci and Maureen Chun. Foreword by Jean-Michel Rabaté.

Paper, $20.00 / £14.00 160 pages


Cloth, $60.00 / £41.50 160 pages


Must We Kill the Thing We Love?: Emersonian Perfectionism and the Films of Alfred Hitchcock
William Rothman

Paper, $30.00 / £20.50 320 pages


Cloth, $90.00 / £62.00 320 pages


The Homoerotics of Orientalism
Joseph Allen Boone

Cloth, $50.00 / £34.50 520 pages


The Columbia Anthology of Modern Chinese Drama, Abridged
Edited, with a critical introduction, by Xiaomei Chen

Paper, $45.00 / £30.95 656 pages


Cloth, $125.00 / £86.50 656 pages


Acts of God and Man: Ruminations on Risk and Insurance
Michael R. Powers

Now available in paper!

Paper, $28.00 / £19.50 304 pages


Cloth, $49.95 / £34.95 304 pages


DMZ Crossing: Performing Emotional Citizenship Along the Korean Border
Suk-Young Kim

Cloth, $50.00 / £34.50 224 pages


Religion, Food, and Eating in North America
Edited by Benjamin E. Zeller, Marie W. Dallam, Reid L. Neilson, and Nora L. Rubel

Paper, $35.00 / £24.00 376 pages


Cloth, $105.00 / £72.50 376 pages


Early Medieval China: A Sourcebook
Edited by Wendy Swartz, Robert Ford Campany, Yang Lu, and Jessey J. C. Choo

Paper, $40.00 / £27.50 744 pages


Cloth, $120.00 / £83.00 744 pages


The Severed Head: Capital Visions
Julia Kristeva

Now available in paperback.

Paper, $22.00 / £15.00 176 pages


Cloth, $36.00 / £25.00 176 pages


Intelligence and U.S. Foreign Policy: Iraq, 9/11, and Misguided Reform
Paul R. Pillar

Now available in paper.

Paper, $23.00 / £16.00 432 pages


Cloth, $32.00 / £22.00 432 pages


The Novel After Theory
Judith Ryan

Now available in paperback.

Paper, $22.00 / £15.00 272 pages


Cloth, $32.00 / £22.00 272 pages


Recovering Place: Reflections on Stone Hill
Mark C. Taylor

Cloth, $35.00 / £24.00 176 pages


The Insect Cookbook: Food for a Sustainable Planet
Arnold van Huis, Henk van Gurp, and Marcel Dicke

Cloth, $27.95 / £19.95 216 pages


From the Old Country: Stories and Sketches of China and Taiwan
Zhong Lihe; Edited and Translated by T. M. McClellan. Foreword by Zhong Tiejun

Cloth, $35.00 / £24.00 336 pages


A Materialism for the Masses: Saint Paul and the Philosophy of Undying Life
Ward Blanton

Paper, $35.00 / £24.00 264 pages


Cloth, $105.00 / £72.50 264 pages


Shifting Sands: The United States in the Middle East
Joel S. Migdal

Cloth, $35.00 / £24.00 424 pages


Head Cases: Julia Kristeva on Philosophy and Art in Depressed Times
Elaine P. Miller

Cloth, $40.00 / £27.50 264 pages


An Improbable Life: My Sixty Years at Columbia and Other Adventures
Michael I. Sovern; Forewords by Walter F. Mondale and Lee C. Bollinger

Cloth, $30.00 / £20.50 312 pages


Social-Ecological Resilience and Law
Edited by Ahjond S. Garmestani and Craig R. Allen

Paper, $45.00 / £30.95 416 pages


Cloth, $135.00 / £93.00 416 pages


Passion for Reality: The Extraordinary Life of the Investing Pioneer Paul Cabot
Michael R. Yogg; Foreword by John C. Bogle

Cloth, $29.95 / £19.95 296 pages


Boundaries of Toleration
Edited by Alfred Stepan and Charles Taylor

Paper, $30.00 / £20.50 328 pages


Cloth, $90.00 / £62.00 328 pages


A Primer in Biological Data Analysis and Visualization Using R
Gregg Hartvigsen

Paper, $35.00 / £24.00 248 pages


Cloth, $105.00 / £72.50 248 pages


No Country: Working-Class Writing in the Age of Globalization
Sonali Perera

Cloth, $50.00 / £34.50 248 pages


Sex and World Peace
Valerie M. Hudson, Bonnie Ballif-Spanvill, Mary Caprioli, and Chad F. Emmett

Now available in paperback.

Paper, $20.00 / £14.00 304 pages


Cloth, $26.50 / £18.50 304 pages


Prophecy, Alchemy, and the End of Time: John of Rupescissa in the Late Middle Ages
Leah DeVun

Now available in paperback.

Paper, $28.00 / £19.50 272 pages


Cloth, $55.00 / £38.00 272 pages


Lust, Commerce, and Corruption: An Account of What I Have Seen and Heard, by an Edo Samurai
Translated by Mark Teeuwen, Kate Wildman Nakai, Miyazaki Fumiko, Anne Walthall, and John Breen

Cloth, $50.00 / £34.50 496 pages


Factory of Strategy: Thirty-Three Lessons on Lenin
Antonio Negri

Cloth, $35.00 / £24.00 368 pages


Worlds Without End: The Many Lives of the Multiverse
Mary-Jane Rubenstein

Cloth, $28.95 / £19.95 360 pages


The Designing for Growth Field Book: A Step-by-Step Project Guide
Jeanne Liedtka, Tim Ogilvie, and Rachel Brozenske

Paper, $19.95 / £13.95 144 pages


Under Siege: PLO Decisionmaking During the 1982 War
Rashid Khalidi

Paper, $35.00 / £24.00 256 pages


Global Population: History, Geopolitics, and Life on Earth
Alison Bashford

Cloth, $50.00 / £34.50 480 pages


Continental Strangers: German Exile Cinema, 1933-1951
Gerd Gemünden

Paper, $30.00 / £20.50 296 pages


Cloth, $90.00 / £62.00 296 pages


Contentious Activism and Inter-Korean Relations
Danielle L. Chubb

Cloth, $55.00 / £38.00 296 pages


Exemplary Women of Early China: The Lienü zhuan of Liu Xiang
Translated and edited by Anne Behnke Kinney

Paper, $35.00 / £24.00 384 pages


Cloth, $105.00 / £72.50 384 pages