Books by Publisher: Huntington Library Press,US

    Living as Form: Socially Engaged Art from 1991-2011

    Paperback £15.63

    A monumental, lavishly illustrated book that offers the first global portrait of a complex and definition-defying genre of cultural production. Over the past twenty years, an abundance of art forms have emerged that use aesthetics to affect social dynamics. These works are often produced by collectives or come out of...

    Economic Thought

    By Heinz Kurz

    Paperback Save £3.52 = £11.43

    In this concise history, Heinz D. Kurz selects major moments in the development of economic ideas to portray how insights are acquired, lost, and reborn. He focuses on the dynamic individuals who give old ideas new life and the historical events that provoke the combination and recombination of different approaches...

    Designed Leadership

    By Moura Quayle

    Hardback Save £8.72 = £19.23

    The strategic-design scholar and urban-systems designer Moura Quayle shares her plan for integrating design and leadership, translating processes, principles, and practices from years of experience into tools of change for professional leaders. Designed Leadership uses field-tested examples to teach high-level thinking, theorizing, and practicing.

    The Death of Public Knowledge?

    Hardback Save £6.72 = £16.23

    A collection of short, sharp essays exploring the value of shared and accessible public knowledge in the face of its erosion. The Death of Public Knowledge argues for the value and importance of shared, publicly accessible knowledge, and suggests that the erosion of its most visible forms, including public service...

    Sex Trafficking

    By Siddharth Kara

    Paperback Save £3.52 = £11.43

    Since the publication of Sex Trafficking in 2007, Siddharth Kara has continued to travel across countries and continents, documenting the local factors and economic forces that support sexual slavery worldwide. His riveting encounters with victims and traffickers informed his screenplay for Trafficked 2016, now a major motion picture. The film...

    Curse of Cash

    By Kenneth S. Rogoff

    Paperback £10.85

    From the New York Times bestselling author of This Time Is Different, "a fascinating and important book" Ben Bernanke about phasing out most paper money to fight crime and tax evasion--and to battle financial crises by tapping the power of negative interest rates The world is drowning in cash--and it's...

    Ordinary - Recordings

    By Rem Koolhaas

    Paperback £11.45

    Organized around conversations with the authors of three seminal texts that document the city--Rem Koolhaas on Delirious New York, Denise Scott Brown on Learning from Las Vegas, and Yoshiharu Tsukamoto on Made in Tokyo--this volume traces the history of "books on cities."

    Global Carbon Pricing: The Path to Climate Cooperation

    Hardback Save £8.72 = £19.23

    Why the traditional "pledge and review" climate agreements have failed, and how carbon pricing, based on trust and reciprocity, could succeed. After twenty-five years of failure, climate negotiations continue to use a "pledge and review" approach: countries pledge almost anything, subject to unenforced review. This approach ignores everything we know...

    Cinema of Wes Anderson

    By Whitney Crothers Dilley

    Paperback Save £7.14 = £16.86

    Wes Anderson is considered one of the most important directors of the post-Baby Boom generation, making films such as Rushmore 1998 and The Royal Tenenbaums 2001 in a style so distinctive that his films are often recognizable from a single frame. Through the travelogue The Darjeeling Limited 2007 and the...

    Principles of Neural Design

    By Peter Sterling

    Paperback £18.66

    Two distinguished neuroscientists distil general principles from more than a century of scientific study, "reverse engineering" the brain to understand its design. Neuroscience research has exploded, with more than fifty thousand neuroscientists applying increasingly advanced methods. A mountain of new facts and mechanisms has emerged. And yet a principled framework...

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