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American BondsHow Credit Markets Shaped a Nation

American Bonds: How Credit Markets Shaped a Nation

Sarah L. Quinn

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691156750
eISBN:
9780691185613
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691156750.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Federal housing finance policy and mortgage-backed securities have gained widespread attention in recent years because of the 2008 financial crisis, but issues of government credit have been part of ... More

The Apple of His EyeConverts from Islam in the Reign of Louis IX

The Apple of His Eye: Converts from Islam in the Reign of Louis IX

William Chester Jordan

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691190112
eISBN:
9780691192635
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691190112.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

The thirteenth century brought new urgency to Catholic efforts to convert non-Christians, and no Catholic ruler was more dedicated to this undertaking than King Louis IX of France. His military ... More

Drawing Down the MoonMagic in the Ancient Greco-Roman World

Drawing Down the Moon: Magic in the Ancient Greco-Roman World

Radcliffe G. Edmonds III

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691156934
eISBN:
9780691186092
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691156934.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

What did magic mean to the people of ancient Greece and Rome? How did Greeks and Romans not only imagine what magic could do, but also use it to try to influence the world around them? This book ... More

The Dynamics of RiskChanging Technologies and Collective Action in Seismic Events

The Dynamics of Risk: Changing Technologies and Collective Action in Seismic Events

Louise K. Comfort

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691165370
eISBN:
9780691186023
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691165370.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Earthquakes are a huge global threat. In thirty-six countries, severe seismic risks threaten populations and their increasingly interdependent systems of transportation, communication, energy, and ... More

Fish Ecology, Evolution, and ExploitationA New Theoretical Synthesis

Fish Ecology, Evolution, and Exploitation: A New Theoretical Synthesis

Ken H. Andersen

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691192956
eISBN:
9780691189260
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691192956.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology

Fish are one of the most important global food sources, supplying a significant share of the world's protein consumption. From stocks of wild Alaskan salmon and North Sea cod to entire fish ... More

Formal Verification of Control System Software

Formal Verification of Control System Software

Pierre-Loïc Garoche

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691181301
eISBN:
9780691189581
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691181301.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

The verification of control system software is critical to a host of technologies and industries, from aeronautics and medical technology to the cars we drive. The failure of controller software can ... More

Gateway StateHawai'i and the Cultural Transformation of American Empire

Gateway State: Hawai'i and the Cultural Transformation of American Empire

Sarah Miller-Davenport

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691181233
eISBN:
9780691185965
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691181233.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This book explores the development of Hawaiʻi as a model for liberal multiculturalism and a tool of American global power in the era of decolonization. The establishment of Hawaiʻi statehood in 1959 ... More

A History of Ambiguity

A History of Ambiguity

Anthony Ossa-Richardson

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691167954
eISBN:
9780691188775
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691167954.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Ever since it was first published in 1930, William Empson's Seven Types of Ambiguity has been perceived as a milestone in literary criticism—far from being an impediment to communication, ambiguity ... More

The Norm Residue Theorem in Motivic Cohomology

The Norm Residue Theorem in Motivic Cohomology

Christian Haesemeyer and Charles A. Weibel

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691191041
eISBN:
9780691189635
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691191041.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

This book presents the complete proof of the Bloch–Kato conjecture and several related conjectures of Beilinson and Lichtenbaum in algebraic geometry. Brought together here for the first time, these ... More

Quaint, ExquisiteVictorian Aesthetics and the Idea of Japan

Quaint, Exquisite: Victorian Aesthetics and the Idea of Japan

Grace E. Lavery

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691183626
eISBN:
9780691189963
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691183626.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

From the opening of trade with Britain in the 1850s, Japan occupied a unique and contradictory place in the Victorian imagination, regarded as both a rival empire and a cradle of exquisite beauty. ... More

Racial MigrationsNew York City and the Revolutionary Politics of the Spanish Caribbean

Racial Migrations: New York City and the Revolutionary Politics of the Spanish Caribbean

Jesse E. Hoffnung-Garskof

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691183534
eISBN:
9780691185750
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691183534.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

In the late nineteenth century, a small group of Cubans and Puerto Ricans of African descent settled in the segregated tenements of New York City. At an immigrant educational society in Greenwich ... More

Trade in the Ancient MediterraneanPrivate Order and Public Institutions

Trade in the Ancient Mediterranean: Private Order and Public Institutions

Taco Terpstra

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691172088
eISBN:
9780691189703
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691172088.001.0001
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

From around 700 BCE until the first centuries CE, the Mediterranean enjoyed steady economic growth through trade, reaching a level not to be regained until the early modern era. This process of ... More

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