Recent Books

A sampling of recent books from the College faculty

The Philosophical DialogueA Poetics and a Hermeneutics

The Philosophical Dialogue: A Poetics and a Hermeneutics

Vittorio Hösle

The Paul G. Kimball Chair in Arts and Letters
German and Russian

University of Notre Dame Press
2013

The Fallacies of States' Rights

The Fallacies of States’ Rights

Sotirios A. Barber

Professor
Political Science

Harvard University Press
2013

The Fall of Tsarism

The Fall of Tsarism: Untold Stories of the February 1917 Revolution

Semion Lyandres

Associate Professor
History

Oxford University Press
2013

Wild Frenchmen and Frenchified Indians

Wild Frenchmen and Frenchified Indians: Material Culture and Race in Colonial Louisiana

Sophie White

Assistant Professor
American Studies

Penn Press
2012

Kant's Elliptical Path

Kant’s Elliptical Path

Karl Ameriks

McMahon-Hank Professor of Philosophy
Philosophy

Oxford University Press
2012

Timaeus of Tauromenium and Hellenistic Historiography

Timaeus of Tauromenium and Hellenistic Historiography

Christopher A. Baron

Assistant Professor
Classics

Cambridge University Press
2012

Popular Movements in Autocracies

Popular Movements in Autocracies: Religion, Repression, and Indigenous Collective Action in Mexico

Guillermo Trejo

Associate Professor
Political Science

Cambridge University Press
2012

Notre Dame's Happy Returns

Notre Dame’s Happy Returns: Dublin, the Experience, the Game

Brian Ó Conchubhair


Associate Professor
Irish language and literature

Susan Mullen Guibert


Assistant Director
Office of Public Relations

Photos by Matt Cashore


Senior University Photographer

University of Notre Dame Press
2012

Simone Weil: Attention to the Real

Simone Weil: Attention to the Real

Translated by Bernard E. Doering

Professor Emeritus
Romance Languages and Literatures

University of Notre Dame Press
2012

Ancient Christian Martyrdom

Ancient Christian Martyrdom: Diverse Practices, Theologies, and Traditions

Candida Moss

Professor
Theology

Yale University Press
2012

What Are Poets For?

What Are Poets For? An Anthropology of Contemporary Poetry and Poetics

Gerald Bruns

William P. & Hazel B. White Professor Emeritus
English

University of Iowa Press
2012

Formative Fictions

Formative Fictions: Nationalism, Cosmopolitanism, and the Bildungsroman

Tobias Boes

Assistant Professor
German and Russian Languages and Literatures

Cornell University Press
2012

The Constitutional Jurisprudence of the Federal Republic of Germany

The Constitutional Jurisprudence of the Federal Republic of Germany: Third Edition, Revised and Expanded

Donald Kommers, with Russell A. Miller

Joseph and Elizabeth Robbie Professor of Political Science and professor of law emeritus
Political Science

Duke University Press
2012

Shadow of a Mouse

Shadow of a Mouse: Performance, Belief, and World-Making in Animation

Donald Crafton

Joseph and Elizabeth Robbie Professor of Film, Television, and Theatre
Film, Television, and Theatre

University of California Press
2012

Catholics in the American Century, Scott Appleby, Kathleen Sprows Cummings

Catholics in the American Century

R. Scott Appleby

The John M. Regan Jr. Director of the Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies
Professor of History

Kathleen Sprows Cummings

Associate Professor of American Studies

Cornell University Press
2012

I Did It to Save My Life

I Did It to Save My Life: Love and Survival in Sierra Leone

Catherine Bolton

Assistant Professor
Anthropology

University of California Press
2012

Making Civics Count

Making Civics Count: Citizenship Education for a New Generation

Edited by David Campbell, with Meira Levinson, and Frederick M. Hess

Professor
Political Science

Harvard Education Press
2012

America's Revolution

America’s Revolution

Patrick Griffin

Madden-Hennebry Professor of History
History

Oxford University Press
2012

Law's Virtues

Law’s Virtues: Fostering Autonomy and Solidarity in American Society

Cathleen Kaveny

John P. Murphy Foundation Professor of Law and Professor of Theology
Theology

University of Georgetown Press
2012

IN & OZ

IN & OZ: A Novel

Steve Tomasula

Associate Professor
English

University of Chicago Press
2012

Family Matters

Family Matters: Puerto Rican Women Authors on the Island and the Mainland

Marisel Moreno

Assistant Professor
Romance Languages and Literatures

University of Virginia Press
2012

Polygraphies: Francophone Women Writing Algeria

Polygraphies: Francophone Women Writing Algeria

Alison Rice

Associate Professor
Romance Languages and Literatures

University of Virginia Press
2012

Contemporary Chinese Political Thought: Debates and Perspectives

Contemporary Chinese Political Thought: Debates and Perspectives

Edited by Fred Dallmayr, with Zhao Tingyang

Packey J. Dee Professor Emeritus
Political Science

University Press of Kentucky
2012

Evolution, Early Experience, and Human Development: From Research to Practice and Policy

Evolution, Early Experience, and Human Development: From Research to Practice and Policy

Edited by Darcia Narvaez, with Jaak Panksepp, Allan N. Schore, and Tracy R. Gleason

Professor
Psychology

Oxford University Press
2012

Teaching with Technology Volume 2: The Stories Continue

Teaching with Technology Volume 2: The Stories Continue

Edited by G. Christopher Clark

Associate Professional Specialist
Computer Applications

Learning Technology Consortium
2012

A Life of Poems, Poems of a Life

A Life of Poems, Poems of a Life

Edited by Catherine Perry

Associate Professor
Romance Languages and Literatures

Black Widow Press
2012

The Eucharistic Liturgies: Their Evolution and Interpretation

The Eucharistic Liturgies: Their Evolution and Interpretation

Maxwell Johnson, with Paul Bradshaw

Professor
Theology

The Liturgical Press
2012

Making Sense of Language: Readings in Culture and Communication

Making Sense of Language: Readings in Culture and Communication

Susan Blum

Professor
Anthropology

Oxford University Press
2012

Privileged and Confidential: The Secret History of the President's Intelligence Advisory Board

Privileged and Confidential: The Secret History of the President’s Intelligence Advisory Board

Michael Desch, with Kenneth Michael Absher and Roman Popadiuk

Professor
Political Science

The University Press of Kentucky
2012

Just and Unjust Peace: An Ethic of Political Reconciliation

Just and Unjust Peace: An Ethic of Political Reconciliation

Daniel Philpott

Associate Professor
Political Science

Oxford University Press
2012