More than 40 new titles have been added to Chicago Scholarship Online in eight subject areas, including History, Literature and Economics and Finance. These new titles are on a diverse and fascinating range of subjects such as:
- Walter Ralegh's History of the World and the Historical Culture of the Late Renaissance by Nicholas Popper, about Raleigh’s ambitious ‘History of the World’, written by the Elizabethan politician in seven years during his imprisonment in the Tower of London.
- Capitalizing China by Joseph P.H. Fan and Randall Morck. This in-depth text analyses the factors which have contributed to China’s recent economic boom, whose national economy is soon set to outstrip that of the United States.
- Bonds of the Dead: Temples, Burial, and the Transformation of Contemporary Japanese Buddhism by Mark Michael Rowe, in which the central role of death and mortuary services in Japanese Buddhism can generate tension by public debate over the status, treatment and location of the dead.
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