High Concept

The Tangle of Science: Reliability Beyond Method, Rigour, and Objectivity By Nancy Cartwright, Jeremy Hardie, Eleonora Montuschi Cover Image
Human-Centered AI By Ben Shneiderman Cover Image
The Inevitable: Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future By Kevin Kelly Cover Image
Imagining the End: Mourning and Ethical Life By Jonathan Lear Cover Image
A World after Liberalism: Five Thinkers Who Inspired the Radical Right By Matthew Rose Cover Image


Brain, Beauty, and Art: Essays Bringing Neuroaesthetics Into Focus By Anjan Chatterjee (Editor), Eileen Cardilo (Editor) Cover Image
Bernd & Hilla Becher By Jeff L. Rosenheim, Gabriele Conrath-Scholl (Contributions by), Virginia Heckert (Contributions by), Lucy Sante (Contributions by), Max Becher (Contributions by) Cover Image
How Art Works: A Psychological Exploration By Ellen Winner Cover Image
Every Good Boy Does Fine: A Love Story, in Music Lessons By Jeremy Denk Cover Image
Muybridge and Mobility (Defining Moments in Photography #6) By Tim Cresswell, John Ott, Anthony W. Lee (Introduction by) Cover Image

Close Reading

The Sentimental Life of International Law: Literature, Language, and Longing in World Politics By Gerry Simpson Cover Image
The Hyacinth Girl: T.S. Eliot's Hidden Muse By Lyndall Gordon Cover Image
A Greeting of the Spirit: Selected Poetry of John Keats with Commentaries By Susan J. Wolfson Cover Image
The Elizabethan Mind: Searching for the Self in an Age of Uncertainty By Helen Hackett Cover Image
That Damned Fence: The Literature of the Japanese American Prison Camps By Heather Hathaway Cover Image


Saying It Loud: 1966—The Year Black Power Challenged the Civil Rights Movement By Mark Whitaker Cover Image
Fire and Rain: Nixon, Kissinger, and the Wars in Southeast Asia By Carolyn Woods Eisenberg Cover Image
Invasion: The Inside Story of Russia's Bloody War and Ukraine's Fight for Survival By Luke Harding Cover Image
Full Duty: Vermonters in the Civil War By Howard Coffin Cover Image
I Am Ruby Bridges By Ruby Bridges, Nikkolas Smith (Illustrator) Cover Image

Relating to Each Other— or Not

Change: How to Make Big Things Happen By Damon Centola Cover Image
The Bible in History 2nd Edition: How the Texts Have Shaped the Times By David W. Kling Cover Image
The Third Reconstruction: America's Struggle for Racial Justice in the Twenty-First Century By Peniel E. Joseph Cover Image
Generation Z's Guide to Work By Jennifer Wisdom, Nora del Rosario Cover Image
The Art of War in an Age of Peace: U.S. Grand Strategy and Resolute Restraint By Michael O'Hanlon Cover Image
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