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We are happy to announce a new title from digitalculturebooks, Ethical Programs: Hospitality and the Rhetorics of Software by James J. Brown, Jr. This is the ninth book in our Digital Humanities Series. Living in a networked world means never really getting to decide in any thoroughgoing way who or what enters your “space” (your laptop, your iPhone, your thermostat…your home). With this as a basic frame-of-reference, James J. Brown’s Ethical Programs examines and explores the…

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As the summer drew to a close, we published the following publications: Ergo: An Open Access Journal of Philosophy – 2 new articles released Epistemic Modality De Re – Seth Yalcin For Bayesians, Rational Modesty Requires Imprecision – Brian Weatherson Philosophers’ Imprint – 6 new articles released Immunity and Self-Awareness – Max Seeger Who’s Afraid of Double Affection? – Nicholas F. Stang Recombination and Paradox – Gabriel Uzquiano Tolerance as Civility – David Owens Generics in Context – Rachel Katharine Sterken The Absence…

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We are happy to announce a new title from digitalculturebooks, Tempest: Geometries of Play edited by Judd E. Ruggill and Ken S. McAllister. This is the fourth book in our Landmark Video Games Series. In this book, Ruggill and McAllister enumerate and analyze Tempest’s landmark qualities, exploring the game’s aesthetics, development context, and connections to and impact on video game history and culture. Specifically, they describe the game in detail, unpacking its latent and as well…

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Throughout the month of July, we published the following publications: Política común Volume 7 Michigan Quarterly Review Volume 53.4 Journal of the Abraham Lincoln Association Volume 36.1 Philosophers’ Imprint – 2 new articles released Ergo: An Open Access Journal of Philosophy – 3 new articles released Arkivoc: Archive for Organic Chemistry – 8 new articles released or updated


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We are proud to announce the release of a new title from Maize Books, Lineages of the Literary Left: Essays in Honor of Alan M. Wald, edited by Howard Brick, Robbie Lieberman, and Paula Rabinowitz. The essays in this volume in honor of Alan M. Wald investigate aspects of intellectual, literary, and cultural movements and figures associated with left-wing politics beginning in the early twentieth century and continuing into our own time. Intimately linked with social struggle,…

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Throughout the month of June, we published the following publications: Belin Lecture Series Volumes 12-16. These five back issues cover the following topics: Are Genes Jewish? Conceptual Ambiguities in the New Genetic Age Jewish Summer Camping and Civil Rights: How Summer Camps Launched a Transformation in American Jewish Culture “Is It ‘Cos I’s Black?” Jews and the Whiteness Problem In Search of American Jewish Heritage “We Are Not One”: American Jews, Israel, and the Struggle for…

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We are proud to announce the release of a new title from Maize Books, The Possibility of Practical Reason, 2nd Edition, by J. David Velleman. The Possibility of Practical Reason explores the foundational questions of moral psychology: How can any of our behavior qualify as acting for a reason? How can any considerations qualify as reasons for us to act? David Velleman argues that both possibilities depend on there being a constitutive aim of action—something…

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We are happy to announce a new title from digitalculturebooks, Digital Rhetoric: Theory, Method, Practice by Douglas Eyman. This is the seventh book in our Digital Humanities Series. The goal of Digital Rhetoric is to gather, synthesize, and critique current work that stakes a claim to “digital rhetoric” as field or methodological approach. Digital Rhetoric argues for a view of digital rhetoric as an emergent, interdisciplinary field of practice that has developed in parallel forms in a…

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As the weather turned dazzling, we continued to publish many new publications: We are very happy to introduce an updated design for one of our most prestigious journals, Philosophers’ Imprint. With this new design, we also released a new article entitled “Spinoza on Extension”.  Philosophy & Theory in Biology Volume 7  Trans Asia Photography Review Volume 5.2: Photography and Eco-Activism in Asia  Michigan Journal of Sustainability Volume 3  Belin Lecture Series Volumes 12-18  Diderot Encyclopedia: 8 New…

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As of today,  University of Michigan Press is distributed by the Chicago Distribution Center. We are very excited by the opportunities this new relationship will make possible, but of course in these early days there are likely to be some logistical challenges. And this morning when we reactivated the “Buy” buttons on our website, we ran headlong into some big obstacles. In short, because of some complications with our data transfer to the new system,…

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