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New California books now online

May 19, 2016

8 new titles have been published on California Scholarship Online (CALSO), adding to History, Classical Studies, and Religion. These books cover a diverse range of subjects, from a history of laughter in China to a history of ancient urbanism, and from discourse of slavery in early Christianity to the Talmuds of ancient Iran - and much more!

City of Demons

Preaching Bondage: John Chrysostom and the Discourse of Slavery in Early Christianity

Republican Lens: Gender, Visuality, and Experience in the Early Chinese Periodical Press

Rabbis, Sorcerers, Kings, and Priests: The Culture of the Talmud in Ancient Iran

A State of Mixture: Christians, Zoroastrians, and Iranian Political Culture in Late Antiquity

Age of Irreverence: A New History of Laughter in China






This brings the total amount of scholarly works available on CALSO to over 840. Start browsing CALSO now, and find out how your institution can sign up to a free trial of University Press Scholarship Online.