This Week’s New Books: Agriculture, Love, and Archaeology

Food and Agriculture in Ethiopia
Food and Agriculture in Ethiopia: Progress and Policy Challenges


Edited by Paul Dorosh and Shahidur Rashid

376 pages | 6 x 9 | 104 illus.

Cloth 2013 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4529-5 | $59.95 | £39.00

A volume in the International Food Policy Research Institute series

In this volume, policy experts provide empirical evidence to shed light on the complexities of agricultural and food policy in today’s Ethiopia, highlight major policies and interventions of the past decade, and provide insights into building resilience to natural disasters and food crises.

Empires of Love
Empires of Love: Europe, Asia, and the Making of Early Modern Identity


Carmen Nocentelli

272 pages | 6 x 9 | 10 illus.

Cloth 2013 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4483-0 | $55.00 | £36.00

Drawing on a wide range of Dutch, English, French, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish sources, Empires of Love shows how the encounter with Asia shaped the way early modern Europeans came to define their racial and sexual identities. al ventures have formed political associations to promote and defend their interests.

The Archaeology of Phrygian Gordion, Royal City of Midas
The Archaeology of Phrygian Gordion, Royal City of Midas: Gordion Special Studies 7


Edited by C. Brian Rose

360 pages | 8 1/2 x 11 | 13 color, 230 b/w illus.

Cloth 2013 | ISBN 978-1-934536-48-3 | $79.95 | £52.00

A volume in the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology series

This volume covers all aspects of Gordion’s Phrygian settlement topography from the arrival of the Phrygians in the tenth century B.C. through the arrival of Alexander the Great in 333 B.C., focusing on the site’s changing topography and the consistently fluctuating interaction between the inhabitants and the landscape.


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