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              Viral Economies: Bird Flu Experiments in Vietnam

              Viral Economies: Bird Flu Experiments in Vietnam (Hardback)

              By Porter, Natalie

              • $175.00

              Over the last decade, infectious disease outbreaks have heightened fears of a catastrophic pandemic passing from animals to humans. From Ebola and bird flu to swine flu and MERS, zoonotic viruses are killing animals and wreaking havoc on the people living near them. Given this cl ...

              ISBN 9780226648804
              Published 15 August 2019 by The University of Chicago Pres
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              Lenore Tawney: Mirror of the Universe

              Lenore Tawney: Mirror of the Universe (Hardback)

              Edited by Patterson, Karen

              • $102.00

              This catalog is published on the occasion of Lenore Tawney: Mirror of the Universe, a series of four exhibitions exploring Lenore Tawney's life, work, and influence presented from August 18, 2019 to March 1, 2020 at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center. --Title page verso.

              ISBN 9780226664835
              Published 15 August 2019 by The University of Chicago Pres
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              The War Makes Everyone Lonely

              The War Makes Everyone Lonely (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Barnhart, Graham

              • $38.99

              Violence. Trauma. Memory. Isolation. These are just a few of the themes Graham Barnhart explores in his first collection of poems, many of which were written or begun during his years as a US Army Special Forces medic. Ranging from conventional lyrics and narrative verse to prose ...

              ISBN 9780226660462
              Published 15 August 2019 by The University of Chicago Pres
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              Series Phoenix Poets
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              The Fear of Child Sexuality: Young People, Sex, and Agency

              The Fear of Child Sexuality: Young People, Sex, and Agency (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Angelides, Steven

              • $69.00

              Continued public outcries over such issues as the presence of young models in sexually suggestive ads and occurrences of intimate relationships between teachers and students speak to one of the most controversial fears of our time: the entanglement of children and sexuality. In t ...

              ISBN 9780226648637
              Published 15 August 2019 by The University of Chicago Pres
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              I'd Fight the World: A Political History of Old-Time, Hillbilly, and Country Music

              I'd Fight the World: A Political History of Old-Time, Hillbilly, and Country Music (Hardback)

              By La Chapelle, Peter

              • $134.00

              Celebrity has long been tied to political aspirations in American history. Decades before the United States had a president from the realm of reality TV or the movies, we had scores of politicians with strong connections to the world of country music. Performers of so-called old- ...

              ISBN 9780226922997
              Published 15 August 2019 by The University of Chicago Pres
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              The Torture Letters: Reckoning with Police Violence

              The Torture Letters: Reckoning with Police Violence (Hardback)

              By Ralph, Laurence

              • $159.00

              Torture is an open secret in Chicago. Nobody in power wants to acknowledge this grim reality, but everyone knows it happens--and that the torturers are the police. Three to five new claims are submitted to the Torture Inquiry and Relief Commission of Illinois each week. Four hund ...

              ISBN 9780226490533
              Published 15 August 2019 by The University of Chicago Pres
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              The Voice as Something More: Essays Toward Materiality

              The Voice as Something More: Essays Toward Materiality (Hardback)

              Edited by Feldman, Martha; Zeitlin, Judith T.; Afterword by Dolar, Mladen

              • $226.00

              Papers of the international conference A Voice as Something More, held at the University of Chicago in November 2015.

              ISBN 9780226656397
              Published 15 August 2019 by The University of Chicago Pres
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              Series New Material Histories of Music
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              Move on Up: Chicago Soul Music and Black Cultural Power

              Move on Up: Chicago Soul Music and Black Cultural Power (Hardback)

              By Cohen, Aaron

              • $191.00

              Curtis Mayfield. The Chi-Lites. Chaka Khan. Chicago's place in the history of soul music is rock solid. But for Chicagoans, soul music in its heyday from the 1960s to the 1980s was more than just a series of hits: it was a marker and a source of black empowerment. In Move On Up, ...

              ISBN 9780226176079
              Published 15 August 2019 by The University of Chicago Pres
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              Authoritarian Apprehensions: Ideology, Judgment, and Mourning in Syria

              Authoritarian Apprehensions: Ideology, Judgment, and Mourning in Syria (Hardback)

              By Wedeen, Lisa

              • $176.00

              If the Arab uprisings initially heralded the end of tyrannies and a move toward liberal democratic governments, their defeat not only marked a reversal but was of a piece with emerging forms of authoritarianism worldwide. In Authoritarian Apprehensions, Lisa Wedeen draws on her d ...

              ISBN 9780226650579
              Published 15 August 2019 by The University of Chicago Pres
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              Series Chicago Studies in Practices of Meaning
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              Higher and Colder: A History of Extreme Physiology and Exploration

              Higher and Colder: A History of Extreme Physiology and Exploration (Hardback)

              By Heggie, Vanessa

              • $89.00

              During the long twentieth century, explorers went in unprecedented numbers to the hottest, coldest, and highest points on the globe. Taking us from the Himalayas to Antarctica and beyond, Higher and Colder presents the first history of extreme physiology, the study of the human b ...

              ISBN 9780226650883
              Published 15 August 2019 by The University of Chicago Pres
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