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November 2014

[Journals] “How much—and when?” Research on adaptation and evolution should consider life-history trade-offs alongside whole-organism performance capacities

[UCP Books] Time for Frankie Coolin: A Novel

[UCP Books] Afternoon Men: A Novel

[UCP Books] Time for Frankie Coolin: A Novel

[Journals] Signs@40: Feminist Scholarship through Four Decades

[UCP Books] Irina Baronova and the Ballets Russes de Monte Carlo

[UCP Books] Vaccine Nation: America’s Changing Relationship with Immunization

[UCP Books] Shadow of a Cloud but No Cloud by Killarney Clary

[UCP Books] The Mysteries of the Marco Polo Maps

[UCP Books] To Forget Venice by Peg Boyers

[UCP Books] Guitar Makers: The Endurance of Artisanal Values in North America by Kathryn Marie Dudley

[UCP Books] Wild Hope: On the Front Lines of Conservation Success

[UCP Books] Serving the Reich: The Struggle for the Soul of Physics under Hitler

[UCP Books] WWII: A Chronicle of Soldiering

[UCP Books] Lies, Passions, and Illusions: The Democratic Imagination in the Twentieth Century

[UCP Books] Trance-Migrations: Stories of India, Tales of Hypnosis by Lee Siegel

[UCP Books] The Hoarders: Material Deviance in Modern American Culture by Scott Herring

[UCP Books] Glass! Love!! Perpetual Motion!!!: A Paul Scheerbart Reader Edited by Josiah McElheny and Christine Burgin

[UCP Books] Tamil Brahmans: The Making of a Middle-Class Caste

[UCP Books] Pope.L: Showing Up to Withhold

[UCP Books] Earth's Deep History: How It Was Discovered and Why It Matters

[UCP Books] Galateo Or, the Rules of Polite Behavior

[UCP Books] Renegade Dreams: Living through Injury in Gangland Chicago

October 2014

[UCP Books] The Wild Cat Book: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Cats

[Journals] Jean Tirole awarded 2014 Nobel Prize in Economics

[UCP Books] Not Tonight: Migraine and the Politics of Gender and Health

[UCP Books] Palace of Books

[UCP Books] Versions of Academic Freedom: From Professionalism to Revolution

[Journals] Lost in Translation: On Religious Fidelity

[UCP Books] Packaged Pleasures: How Technology and Marketing Revolutionized Desire

[UCP Books] Remarkable Plants That Shape Our World

[UCP Books] Herbs for the Gourmet Gardener and Vegetables for the Gourmet Gardener

[Journals] Ethics Author Wins Berger Memorial Prize

[Journals] Valuing Disability, Causing Disability

[Journals] High school teacher effects on test scores in the past are weak predictors of their performance in the future

[Journals] Ethics Celebrates 125th Anniversary

[Journals] Resolving the religious-conservative opposition to HPV vaccination

[UCP Books] Valuing Life: Humanizing the Regulatory State

[UCP Books] The Getaway Car: A Donald Westlake Nonfiction Miscellany

[UCP Books] The Global Republic: America’s Inadvertent Rise to World Power

[Journals] Marketing an Innovative New Product? An Exciting Product Launch Could Hurt Sales

[Journals] Forced to Be Bad: When Eating That Chocolate Cake is “Not Our Fault”?

[Journals] Feeling Guilty or Ashamed? Think about Your Emotions before You Shop

[Journals] The Costco Effect: Do Consumers Buy Less Variety at Bigger Stores?

[Journals] Country of Origin: Are Negative Stereotypes Always Bad for Business?

[Journals] Brand Loyalty: What Happens When Our Favorite Products Are Unavailable?

[UCP Books] Extinct Madagascar: Picturing the Island’s Past

[UCP Books] The Man Who Thought He Was Napoleon: Toward a Political History of Madness

[UCP Books] Feral: Rewilding the Land, the Sea, and Human Life

[UCP Books] Stung!: On Jellyfish Blooms and the Future of the Ocean

[UCP Books] The Selected Poetry of Pier Paolo Pasolini: A Bilingual Edition

[UCP Books] Trapped in America’s Safety Net: One Family’s Struggle

[UCP Books] Curiosity: How Science Became Interested in Everything

[Journals] Chicago to Publish New Journal: History of Humanities

September 2014

[UCP Books] Weeds of North America

[UCP Books] Iphigenia among the Taurians

[Journals] Lucky Loyalty? Devoted Consumers Believe They Have Earned the Right to Win Random Rewards

[Journals] Can Consumers Use an Easy Trick to Extend Wonderful Experiences and Shorten Bad Ones?

[Journals] Why Are Consumers Willing to Spend More Money on Ethical Products?

[Journals] Do You Always Get What You Pay For? How Consumers Mispredict Product Quality

[Journals] Do Ads Showing Sexy Women Make Male Consumers Less Charitable?

[Journals] Exxon Valdez 2014: Does Media Coverage of Manmade Disasters Contribute to Consumer Complacency?

[UCP Books] Planet of the Bugs: Evolution and the Rise of Insects

[Journals] Special Issue of History of Religions: August 2014

[Journals] The Journal of Politics joins the University of Chicago Press journals program

[Journals] Opinions Differ Widely in Treatment of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

[Journals] The Unintended Consequences of Fishing Quotas

[Journals] Evaluating the CORE Phonics Survey

[Journals] The History of Trade, Through Its Containers

[Journals] From The New Atlantis to The Great Acceleration—Limits to Endless Growth

[Journals] Microscopic Diamonds Suggest Cosmic Impact Responsible for Major Period of Climate Change

[UCP Books] Aspiring Adults Adrift: Tentative Transitions of College Graduates

[UCP Books] Digital Paper

[UCP Books] Rediscovering Jacob Riis: Exposure Journalism and Photography in Turn-of-the-Century New York by Bonnie Yochelson and Daniel Czitrom

August 2014

July 2014

June 2014

[UCP Books] Surface: Matters of Aesthetics, Materiality, and Media

[UCP Books] Pilgrimage to Dollywood: A Country Music Road Trip through Tennessee by Helen Morales

[UCP Books] Hard-Core Romance: Fifty Shades of Grey, Best-Sellers, and Society

[Journals] Home Sweet Messy Home: How Do Consumers Cope with Disorder at Home?

[Journals] Using Multiple Pictures in an Ad? Different Perspectives Can Confuse Consumers

[Journals] When Does Rude Service at Luxury Stores Make Consumers Go Back for More?

[Journals] Double Standard? The Use of Performance-Enhancing Products

[Journals] Downside to Disaster Relief: Why Do Photos of Attractive Children Backfire?

[Journals] Distorting the Past: Why Do Impulsive Consumers Forget Their Past Indulgences?

[Journals] Achieving Your Goals: Does Removing Yourself from the Big Picture Help?

[Journals] Money in the Bank: Why Does Feeling Powerful Help People Save More?

[Journals] Freedom of Choice: When Rejection and Discrimination Hinder Minority Entrepreneurs

[UCP Books] Wrong-Doing, Truth-Telling: The Function of Avowal in Justice

[UCP Books] The Trilobite Book: A Visual Journey by Riccardo Levi-Setti

[Journals] Summertime Cholesterol Consumption Key for Wintertime Survival for Siberian Hamsters

[UCP Books] What Soldiers Do: Sex and the American GI in World War II France

[UCP Books] D-Day Through French Eyes: Normandy 1944

[Journals] Natural Capital: From Metaphor to Measurement

[UCP Books] House of Debt: How They (and You) Caused the Great Recession, and How We Can Prevent It from Happening Again

[UCP Books] Globes: 400 Years of Exploration, Navigation, and Power

May 2014

[Journals] The Hidden Link between Inequality and Diversity


[Journals] Managing Diabetes: How Can Online Games Help Patients Make Healthier Choices?

[Journals] Admitting Our Faults: When Does Self-Acceptance Trump Self-Destruction?

[Journals] The Failure of the Couples Gym Membership: A Self-Control Paradox?

[Journals] Shopping Online: Why Do Too Many Photos Confuse Consumers?

[Journals] What Makes Things Cool? When Breaking the Rules Can Boost Your Cool Factor

[Journals] Partners in Crime: When Do Friends Conspire to Eat More Chocolate?

[Journals] The Brand Tourism Effect: When Do Lower Status Consumers Boost Luxury Brands?

[Journals] Buying a BMW: How Do Social Expectations Influence Your Purchases?

[Journals] Too Cute to Resist: Do Whimsical Products Make Consumers Overspend?

[Journals] After single moms get laid off, their kids may suffer for years

[UCP Books] The Appian Way: Ghost Road, Queen of Roads

[UCP Books] Hope on Earth: A Conversation

[UCP Books] One Hour in Paris: A True Story of Rape and Recovery

[UCP Books] The American Warfare State: The Domestic Politics of Military Spending

[Press] The Dawn of the Deed: The Prehistoric Origins of Sex

[Journals] Gary S. Becker, 1930-2014

[UCP Books] Two books from master teacher Vivian Gussin Paley

[UCP Books] On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City

[Journals] Lead Ocean Experts Offer Responses to the World Bank’s Global Partnership for Oceans Blue Ribbon Panel Report

[UCP Books] How Animals Grieve

[UCP Books] Gardening with Perennials: Lessons from Chicago's Lurie Garden

[UCP Books] The Only Woman in the Room: A Memoir of Japan, Human Rights, and the Arts

[UCP Books] Outside the Gates of Eden: The Dream of America from Hiroshima to Now

[UCP Books] Snakes, Sunrises, and Shakespeare: How Evolution Shapes Our Loves and Fears

[UCP Books] The Operas of Giuseppe Verdi by Abramo Basevi

April 2014

[UCP Books] Mies van der Rohe: A Critical Biography New and Revised Edition

[UCP Books] On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City

[UCP Books] Scientific Style and Format: The CSE Manual for Authors, Editors, and Publishers, Eighth Edition

[UCP Books] Outside the Box: Interviews with Contemporary Cartoonists

[UCP Books] The Oldest Living Things in the World by Rachel Sussman

[Journals] Consumer Predictions: Do Categories Matter When Predicting the Lottery or Stock Market?

[Journals] Chew on This: How Does Food Texture Impact Its Perceived Calorie Content?

[Journals] Charitable Donation Discrepancies: Why Are Some Countries More Generous Than Others?

[Journals] When Identity Marketing Backfires: Consumers Don’t Like to Be Told What They Like

[Journals] Online Reviews: When Do Negative Opinions Boost Sales?

[Journals] Low-Calorie Restaurant Menus: Are They Making Us Fat?

[UCP Books] You Feel So Mortal: Essays on the Body

[UCP Books] Van Gogh on Demand

[UCP Books] The Last Walk: Reflections on Our Pets at the End of Their Lives

[UCP Books] City Water, City Life: Water and the Infrastructure of Ideas in Urbanizing Philadelphia, Boston, and Chicago

[UCP Books] Walden Warming: Climate Change Comes to Thoreau’s Woods

[Journals] Expert Guidance Highlights Practices to Reduce Prevalence of Catheter-Associated UTIs

[Journals] Kitchens are a Source of Multi-Drug Resistant Bacteria

[UCP Books] Music at Midnight: The Life and Poetry of George Herbert

[Journals] World’s oldest weather report could revise Bronze Age chronology

[UCP Books] Reel to Reel

[UCP Books] Particle and Wave

[UCP Books] A History of the Garden in Fifty Tools

[UCP Books] Rules of Golf in Plain English Rulebook App

[Journals] How Petrobarter Shapes Regions and Their People

March 2014


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