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Derek Sayer’s Prague receives honorable mention for the 2014 Wayne S. Vucinich Book Prize

The Wayne S. Vucinich Book Prize is awarded to the "most important contribution to Russian, Eurasian, and East European studies in any discipline in the humanities or social sciences," by The Association for Slavic, Eastern European, and Eurasian … [Read More...]


Princeton University Press’s #NewBooks for this week

Books released during the week of October 14, 2014 Economic Interdependence and War Dale C. Copeland "A landmark study, Economic Interdependence and War presents a novel and compelling argument about trade expectations and the prospects … [Read More...]

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Clear and Simple as the Truth has author Steven Pinker’s seal of approval

Steven Pinker, author of How the Mind Works, The Blank Slate, and The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person's Guide to Writing in the 21st Century, was recently featured in The New York Times Sunday Book Review to, well, review books (among other … [Read More...]