Research & Publications

Faculty Publications

Welcome to the Liberal Arts Reading Room -- a selection of recent books by Liberal Arts faculty. This selection will continue to be updated and reflects the high level and diversity of faculty scholarship in the college.

Naturally Woman: The Search for Self in Black Canadian Women's Literature
Sharon Morgan Beckford
Looking Within: A Sociocultural Examination of Fetoscopy
Deborah Blizzard
You've Got To Be Kidding!: How Jokes Can Help You Think
John Capps
The Water Cooler Effect: A Psychologist Explores the Extraordinary Power of Rumors
Nicholas DiFonzo
The Fabric of American Literary Realism
Babak Elahi
Snake's Daughter
Gail Gilberg
Outposts of Civilization: Race, Religion, and the Formative Years of American-Japanese Relations
Joseph Henning
Outsourcing America: The True Cost of Shipping Jobs Overseas and What Can Be Done About It
Ron Hira
More Daring Escapes
Steven Huff
The Oyster Question: Scientists, Watermen, and the Maryland Chesapeake Bay since 1880
Christine Keiner
Cultures of Fear: A Critical Reader
Uli Linke and Danielle Taana Smith
In The Neighborhood: The Search for Community on an American Street, One Sleepover at a Time
Peter Lovenheim
Freedom's Prophet: Bishop Richard Allen, the AME Church, and the Black Founding Fathers
Richard Newman
Road Ghosts
John Roche
Religion and Popular Culture: Rescripting the Sacred
Richard Santana
Criminalogical Theory: A brief Introduction
Chris Schreck
Japanese and Continental Philosophy: Conversations with the Kyoto School
Brian Schroeder
Visual Consumption
Jonathan Schroeder
Engaging Agnes Heller: A Critical Companion
Katie Terezakis
Processing and Producing Head-final Structures
Hiroko Yamashita
Hands: Physical Labor, Class, and Cultural Work
Janet Zandy