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We rounded out an amazing 2015 by publishing the following publications: Journal of Anthropological Research 71.4 Política Común Vol 8 Journal of Muslim Mental Health 9.2 Journal of Electronic Publishing 18.4 Latin American and Caribbean Studies – 2 New Articles Ergo – 4 new articles Philosophers’ Imprint– 6 new articles Arkivoc – 41 new articles


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We are happy to announce a new title from digitalculturebooks, Traces of the Old, Uses of the New: The Emergence of Digital Literary Studies by Amanda Gailey. This is the third book in our Editorial Theory and Literary Criticism Series. Digital Humanities remains a contested, umbrella term covering many types of work in numerous disciplines, including literature, history, linguistics, classics, theater, performance studies, film, media studies, computer science, and information science. In Traces of the Old, Uses…

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Throughout November, we published the following publications: Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning: Vol. 21, Issue 1 Philosophers’ Imprint: Vol. 15, No. 28 & Vol. 15, No. 29 Frankel Institute Annual: Vol. 2015 Ars Orientalis 45 Proceedings of the International Computer Music Conference: Vol. 2015 Fragments: Vol. 4 (1 article) Journal of Muslim Mental Health: Vol. 9, Issue 1


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[On behalf of the University of Michigan Press E-Book Accessibility Task Force] Recently the University of Michigan Press publicly endorsed the accessible publishing guidelines outlined by the Society for Disability Studies. These guidelines encourage publishers to ensure that accessibility is “built in” to new titles—that accessible file formats, text descriptions of multimedia, and available alternate versions are standard products of the publishing process. The Press strongly believes in this universal design approach, and since June…

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Surveying the Landscape: Arts Integration at Research Universities We are thrilled to announce a new publication in partnership with ArtsEngine at the University of Michigan. Working closely with The Alliance for the Arts in Research Universities and funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, ArtsEngine has created the first comprehensive guide to best practices in the integration of arts practice in U.S. research universities. This guide identifies models, obstacles, implementation strategies, costs, and impact on…

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Physical and Biophysical Foundations of Pharmacy Practice: Issues in Drug Delivery We are thrilled to announce a new publication, in cooperation with the University of Michigan College of Pharmacy, that serves as a core text for students entering the field of Pharmacy Practice. Focused on the physical and biological barriers and opportunities for drug delivery, this book is a peer-reviewed introductory physical pharmacy and biopharmaceutics text that comprehensively addresses the major issues in Pharmacy Practice….

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The University of Michigan’s recent involvement in a study into the implications of moving to a producer-pays model of open access monograph publication highlighted the importance of never making publishing decisions based on an author’s ability to pay. Insulating the publication decision from the financial requirements of open access book publishing is the connecting theme between two different and complementary initiatives that Michigan Publishing will be supporting in 2016; Knowledge Unlatched and the Lever Press….

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Throughout October, we published the following publications: Weave Issue 3 Translating the Americas – “Social Identity and Biological Identity” by Viviana Bernath, Ph.D. Ergo: An Open Access Journal of Philosophy – 5 new articles Music & Politics 9.2 Trans Asia Photography Review 6.1 Philosophers’ Imprint – 2 New Articles The Encyclopedia of Diderot & d’Alembert – 12 New Translations Added


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We are happy to announce a new title from digitalculturebooks, Proofs of Genius: Collected Editions from the American Revolution to the Digital Age by Amanda Gailey. This is the second book in our Editorial Theory and Literary Criticism Series. Proofs of Genius: Collected Editions from the American Revolution to the Digital Age is the first extensive study of the collected edition as an editorial genre within American literary history. Unlike editions of an author’s “selected works” or…

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