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  • Print Culture and the Blackwood Traditionby David Finkelstein

    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2006; Not Available

    Two hundred years after the founding of this significant influence on British literary, political, and social history, this collection of essays reappraises the place of the Blackwood firm and its magazine in literary and print culture history. more...

  • The Melencolia Manifestoby David Finkelstein

    Morgan & Claypool Publishers 2017; US$ 27.99

    Few artworks have been the subject of more extensive modern interpretation than Melencolia I by renowned artist, mathematician, and scientist Albrecht Dürer (1514). And yet, did each of these art experts and historians miss a secret manifesto that Dürer included within the engraving? This is the first work to decrypt secrets within Melencolia I based... more...

  • Movable Typesby David Finkelstein

    OUP Oxford 2018; US$ 77.99

    A cultural history from renowned book historian David Finkelstein, who draws on a vast range of international sources to explore how printers interacted and shared trade and cultural identities across the English-speaking world over a significant part of the long nineteenth century. more...

  • Introduction to Book Historyby David Finkelstein; Alistair McCleery

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 45.77

    This second edition of An Introduction to Book History provides a comprehensive critical introduction to the development of the book and print culture. Each fully revised and updated chapter contains new material and covers recent developments in the field, including: The Postcolonial Book Censorship by states and religions Social History, and... more...

  • Biotechnology of Filamentous Fungiby David B. Finkelstein

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 93.95

    Biotechnology of Filamentous Fungi: Technology and Products provides a comprehensive discussion of the molecular biology, genetics, and biochemistry of filamentous fungi. It also deals with general principles of biochemical engineering such as process design and scaleup. The book's main emphasis, however, is on the commercial significance of filamentous... more...

  • Civil-military Relations in Today's China: Swimming in a New Seaby David M. Finkelstein; Kristen Gunness

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 51.00

    This work provides an in-depth and up-to-date examination of civil-military relations in China. It reflects the significant changes taking place in Chinese society and their impact on the civil-military dynamic, with particular attention to how the military will fit in with the new class of entrepreneurs. Rather than focusing exclusively on elite Party-Army... more...

  • China's Leadership in the Twenty-First Century: The Rise of the Fourth Generationby David M. Finkelstein; Maryanne Kivlehan

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 41.84

    Between Fall 2002 and Spring 2003, most of the national leadership of China's party, state, and military organs will be replaced by a new generation of officials. The accession to power of this "Fourth Generation" leadership, and the "Fifth Generation" officials who will rise to positions of influence on their coattails, will have profound implications... more...

  • Targeted Killingsby Claire Finkelstein; Jens David Ohlin; Andrew Altman

    OUP Oxford 2012; US$ 72.99

    The controversy surrounding targeted killings represents a crisis of conscience for policymakers, lawyers, philosophers and leading military experts grappling with the moral and legal limits of the war on terror. The book examines the legal and philosophical issues raised by government efforts to target suspected terrorists without giving them the... more...

  • Cyber Warby Jens David Ohlin; Kevin Govern; Claire Finkelstein

    OUP Oxford 2015; US$ 48.99

    Cyber warfare has become more pervasive and more complex in recent years. It is difficult to regulate, as it holds an ambiguous position within the laws of war. This book investigates the legal and ethical ramifications of cyber war, considering which sets of laws apply to it, and how it fits into traditional ideas of armed conflict. more...

  • Weighing Lives in Warby Jens David Ohlin; Larry May; Claire Finkelstein

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 39.99

    Weighing Lives in War examines the core principles of the modern law of war: necessity, proportionality, and distinction, and provides new and innovative insights into the process of weighing lives implicit in all theories of jus in bello. more...