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Books by Penn Authors

Penn Press values our many longstanding relationships and partnerships with our home institution, the University of Pennsylvania, and we are proud to have published hundreds of books from authors based right here at Penn. Browse this collection page to explore our recent books published by Penn-affiliated scholars!

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Blues for New Orleans

Roger Abrahams, Nick Spitzer, Nick Spitzer, John F. Szwed, John F. Szwed, Robert Farris Thompson, Robert Farris Thompson

Varieties of Sovereignty and Citizenship

Sigal R. Ben-Porath, Rogers M. Smith

Free Speech on Campus

Sigal R. Ben-Porath

Frantic Panoramas

Nancy Bentley

Rebuilding Urban Places After Disaster

Eugenie L. Birch, Susan M. Wachter

Growing Greener Cities

Eugenie L. Birch, Susan M. Wachter

Global Urbanization

Eugenie L. Birch, Susan M. Wachter


Eugenie L. Birch, Shahana Chattaraj, Susan M. Wachter

Crusade and Christendom

Jessalynn Bird, Edward Peters, James M. Powell

Communication, Knowledge, and Memory in Early Modern Spain

Fernando Bouza, Sonia Lopez, Michael Agnew, Roger Chartier

Two Hundred Years

David R. Brigham

Undoing Slavery

Kathleen M. Brown

The Marvels of the World

Rebecca Bushnell

Digital Media and Democratic Futures

Michael X. Delli Carpini

Inscription and Erasure

Roger Chartier, Arthur Goldhammer

Won in Translation

Roger Chartier, John H. Pollack

To Breathe with Birds

Václav Cílek, Morna Livingston, Evan W. Mellander, Laurie Olin

The Other Philadelphia Story

Ram A. Cnaan, Stephanie C. Boddie, Charlene C. McGrew, Jennifer Kang

A Century of Social Work and Social Welfare at Penn

Ram A. Cnaan, Melissa E. Dichter, Jeffrey Draine

Import Safety

Cary Coglianese, Adam M. Finkel, David Zaring

Regulatory Breakdown

Cary Coglianese

Does Regulation Kill Jobs?

Cary Coglianese, Adam M. Finkel, Christopher Carrigan

On Risk and Disaster

Ronald J. Daniels, Donald F. Kettl, Howard Kunreuther, Amy Gutmann

Out of Sight

David McKnight

China's Challenges

Jacques deLisle, Avery Goldstein

The Internet, Social Media, and a Changing China

Jacques deLisle, Avery Goldstein, Guobin Yang

How We Elected Lincoln

Abram J. Dittenhoefer, Kathleen Hall Jamieson

Jews, Christians, and the Roman Empire

Natalie B. Dohrmann, Annette Yoshiko Reed

The Birth of the Grand Old Party

Robert F. Engs, Randall M. Miller, James M. McPherson

Latin America Since the Left Turn

Tulia G. Falleti, Emilio A. Parrado

The Difference Is Spreading

Al Filreis, Anna Strong Safford

Building Fortress Europe

Karolina S. Follis

The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin, Peter Conn, Amy Gutmann

Medici Gardens

Raffaella Fabiani Giannetto


Andrea Goulet

Women Warriors for Allah

Janny Groen, Annieke Kranenberg, Robert Naborn, Marc Sageman

The Rising Generation

Sarah L. H. Gronningsater

Rude Awakening

Mauro F. Guillén

Lives in Translation

Kathleen D. Hall

A Life Spent Changing Places

Lawrence Halprin, Laurie Olin

The Graduate School Funding Handbook

April Vahle Hamel, Jennifer S. Furlong

Philadelphia Stories

C. Dallett Hemphill, Rodney Hessinger, Daniel K. Richter

Civil Disabilities

Nancy J. Hirschmann, Beth Linker

Citizenship on the Edge

Nancy J. Hirschmann, Deborah A. Thomas

Brotherly Love

Daniel Hoffman

Electing the President, 2000

Kathleen Hall Jamieson, Paul Waldman

Electing the President, 2004

Kathleen Hall Jamieson

The Autobiography of Thomas Jefferson, 1743-1790

Thomas Jefferson, Paul Leicester Ford, Michael Zuckerman

Global Brand Power

Barbara E. Kahn

Law and the Illicit in Medieval Europe

Ruth Mazo Karras, Joel Kaye, E. Ann Matter

Public Education Under Siege

Michael B. Katz, Mike Rose

Beyond the Century of the Child

Willem Koops, Michael Zuckerman

Witchcraft in Europe, 400-1700

Alan Charles Kors, Edward Peters, Edward Peters

The Prehistory of the Silk Road

E. E. Kuzmina, Victor H. Mair