News from the University of Chicago Press

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

[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

[UCP Books] THE WRIGLEY CENTENNIAL TRIVIA SHOWDOWN

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

[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

February 2014

January 2014

December 2013

November 2013

[UCP Books] The Long and the Short of It: The Science of Life Span and Aging

[Journals] See a Honda, Buy a Mountain Dew? What Happens When Consumers Fast-Forward through Commercials?

[Journals] Slackers Unite: How Fundraisers Convert Social Supporters into Socially Active Citizens

[Journals] When Bye Bye Becomes Buy Buy: How Homophones Affect Consumer Behavior

[Journals] DIY for the Holidays: Why Do Consumers Enjoy Gifts that Require Work?

[Journals] Grieving for Tony Soprano: How the Public Responds to the Death of a Brand

[Journals] The Semantics Behind the Sale Price: When Does the "Original" Price Matter?

[Journals] Holiday Shopping Online: Don't Overwhelm Consumers with Too Many Images

[UCP Books] The Accidental Species: Misunderstandings of Human Evolution

[UCP Books] From the Score to the Stage: An Illustrated History of Continental Opera Production and Staging

[UCP Books] Flawed System/Flawed Self: Job Searching and Unemployment Experiences

[UCP Books] Traveling in Place: A History of Armchair Travel

[UCP Books] Novelty: A History of the New

[UCP Books] Agewise: Fighting the New Ageism in America

[Journals] Chicago Journals to Publish Pulmonary Circulation with the Pulmonary Vascular Research Institute

[UCP Books] Our Once and Future Planet: Restoring the World in the Climate Change Century

[UCP Books] The Library: A World History

[UCP Books] The Plant Hunters: The Adventures of the World's Greatest Botanical Explorers

[UCP Books] Practical Botany for Gardeners: Over 3,000 Botanical Terms Explained and Explored

[UCP Books] After You Left / They Took It Apart: Demolished Paul Rudolph Homes

[UCP Books] Growing Garden Bulbs

[UCP Books] Wicked Intelligence: Visual Art and the Science of Experiment in Restoration London

October 2013

[Journals] Economic Development and Cultural Change Welcomes Marcel Fafchamps as New Head Editor

[UCP Books] Home Front: Daily Life in the Civil War North

[Journals] Use of Antibiotics to Treat Catheter-Associated Bacteriuria Futile in Efforts to Decrease Risk of Mortality

[Journals] Home Away from Home: What Makes Consumers Support Their Favorite Businesses?

[Journals] How Do Consumers Create Markets? The Case of the Minimoto

[Journals] Why Do Discounts Backfire When You Make Consumers Wait?

[Journals] How Do Consumers See a Product When They Hear Music?

[Journals] VIP Loyalty Programs: Consumers Prefer Awards They Can Share

[Journals] What Makes Telenovelas So Popular?

[Journals] When Time Has a Will of Its Own, Powerless Consumers Don’t Have the Will to Wait

[UCP Books] Don't Look, Don't Touch, Don't Eat: The Science Behind Revulsion

[UCP Books] Personae: A Novel

[UCP Books] Consumed: Food for a Finite Planet

[UCP Books] Well Worth Saving: How the New Deal Safeguarded Home Ownership

[UCP Books] Richard Wagner: A Life in Music

[UCP Books] Black Patriots and Loyalists: Fighting for Emancipation in the War for Independence

[UCP Books] Bigger, Brighter, Louder: 150 Years of Chicago Theater as Seen by "Chicago Tribune" Critics

[UCP Books] Charles Marville: Photographer of Paris

[UCP Books] The Golden Age of Botanical Art

[UCP Books] Capital Culture: J. Carter Brown, the National Gallery of Art, and the Reinvention of the Museum Experience

[UCP Books] The Lost History of the New Madrid Earthquakes

[UCP Books] The Triumph of Human Empire: Verne, Morris, and Stevenson at the End of the World

[UCP Books] The Sounding of the Whale: Science and Cetaceans in the Twentieth Century

[UCP Books] Thirty Years of Phoenix Poets, 1983 to 2012: An E-Sampler

[UCP Books] How Partisan Media Polarize America

[UCP Books] The Almanac of American Politics 2014

[Journals] The University of Chicago Press announces the addition of the Journal of the Society for Social Work and Research to its journals program

[UCP Books] Sharks and People: Exploring Our Relationship with the Most Feared Fish in the Sea

September 2013

[UCP Books] Manufacturing Morals: The Values of Silence in Business School Education

[Journals] Fetching Faces and Friendly Foxes: Selective Breeding of Foxes Reveals Why with Humans, Beauty Rules

[UCP Books] Memory: Fragments of a Modern History

[UCP Books] From Black Sox to Three-Peats: A Century of Chicago’s Best Sportswriting from the Tribune, Sun-Times, and Other Newspapers

[UCP Books] You Were Never in Chicago

[UCP Books] The Life of a Leaf

[UCP Books] Mapping the Nation: History and Cartography in Nineteenth-Century America

[UCP Books] Sea Monsters: A Voyage Around the World's Most Beguiling Map

[UCP Books] Charles Marville: Photographer of Paris

[UCP Books] Tocqueville in Arabia: Dilemmas in a Democratic Age

[Journals] Why Does a Fancy Purse Say “Stay Away from My Man”?

[Journals] Working-Class Consumers: A Look at the Complex Social System of a Trailer Park

[Journals] Does Entering the Lottery Affect Consumers’ Self-Control?

[Journals] Why Are Consumers More Likely To Participate in Online Gaming Than Gambling?

[Journals] Wordplay Persuades for Customer Reviews of Truffles, but Not Laundry Detergent

[Journals] How Do Consumers Compare Prices? It Depends on How Powerful They Feel

[Journals] The Price of Envy: How Do Consumers React to Flattering Salespeople?

[UCP Books] The Pseudoscience Wars: Immanuel Velikovsky and the Birth of the Modern Fringe

[UCP Books] The Open Door: One Hundred Poems, One Hundred Years of Poetry Magazine

[UCP Books] Health Care for Some: Rights and Rationing in the United States since 1930

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