YaleNews Books in Brief 2017

YaleNews features works recently or soon to be published by members of the University community. Descriptions are based on material provided by the publishers. Authors of new books may forward publishers’ book descriptions to us by email.

 


Biblical Truths: The Meaning of Scripture in the Twenty-first Century

Dale B. Martin, the Woolsey Professor of Religious Studies

(Yale University Press)

 


Gather Out of Star-Dust: A Harlem Renaissance Album

Melissa Barton, curator of drama and prose

(Yale University Press)

 


The Microbiota in Gastrointestinal Pathophysiology

Edited by Martin Floch, clinical professor of medicine, et al.

(Elsevier)

 


Caring Matters Most: The Ethical Significance of Nursing

Mark Lazenby, associate professor of nursing

(Oxford University Press)

 


Death and the Afterlife in Byzantium

Vasileios Marinis, associate professor of Christian art and architecture

(Cambridge University Press)

 


Story Time

Edited by Timothy Young, curator of modern books and manuscripts

(Yale University Press)

 


Designs for Learning

Robert A.M. Stern, the J.M. Hoppin Professor of Architecture et al.

(The Monacelli Press)

 


The Way of the Strangers: Encounters with the Islamic State

Graeme Wood, lecturer in political science

(Random House)

 


 

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