CHOICE Outstanding Academic Titles 2011

A whopping 27 PUP titles have been named CHOICE “Outstanding Academic Titles” 2011by CHOICE Magazine!

“This year’s Outstanding Academic Title list includes 629 books and electronic resources chosen by the Choice editorial staff from among the 7,263 titles reviewed by Choice during the past year. Of these, 600 are print products; the remaining 29 are electronic. These outstanding works have been selected for their excellence in scholarship and presentation, the significance of their contribution to the field, and their value as important–often the first–treatment of their subject.”

The complete list of PUP titles on the CHOICE list:

Auden, W. H. (Jacobs, ed.) THE AGE OF ANXIETY

Bálazs, Béla (Zipes, transl.) THE CLOAK OF DREAMS

Casson, Douglas, John LIBERATING JUDGMENT

Cole, Michael W. AMBITIOUS FORM

Dayan, Colin THE LAW IS A WHITE DOG

Fried, Michael THE MOMENT OF CARAVAGGIO

Galor, Oded UNIFIED GROWTH THEORY

Hagan, John WHO ARE THE CRIMINALS?

Heilman, Samuel C. THE REBBE
and Menachem M. Friedman

Humphrey, Nicholas SOUL DUST

Hyman, Louis DEBTOR NATION

Ikenberry, G. John LIBERAL LEVIATHAN

Jayawardhana, Ray STRANGE NEW WORLDS

Lepore, Jill THE WHITES OF THEIR EYES

Mattison, Chris FROGS AND TOADS OF THE WORLD

Paul, Gregory S. THE PRINCETON FIELD GUIDE TO DINOSAURS

Schmitz, Oswald J. RESOLVING ECOSYSTEM COMPLEXITY

Sejersted, Francis THE AGE OF SOCIAL DEMOCRACY
(Adams, ed., Daly, transl.)

Shapiro, Ian (et al.) THE REAL WORLD OF DEMOCRATIC THEORY

Thagard, Paul THE BRAIN AND THE MEANING OF LIFE

Trubowitz, Peter POLITICS AND STRATEGY

Tyler, Tom R. WHY PEOPLE COOPERATE

Vendler, Helen LAST LOOKS, LAST BOOKS

Wasley, Aidan THE AGE OF AUDEN

Weintraub, David A. HOW OLD IS THE UNIVERSE?

Wendel, W. Bradley LAWYERS AND FIDELITY TO LAW

Willmer, Pat POLLINATION AND FLORAL ECOLOGY

Special congratulations to Colin Dayan and Louis Hyman whose respective books The Law is a White Dog: How Legal Rituals Make and Unmake Persons and Debtor Nation: The History of America in Red Ink have been given the additional distinction of being in the “Top 25 Books For 2011.”