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What's new in January 2018

January 18, 2018

More than 20 new books are now available on California Scholarship Online (CALSO), adding to the Anthropology, Art, Classical Studies, Film, Television, and Radio, History, Music, Religion, and Sociology modules.

These books cover a diverse range of subjects, from the ethnographic study of the value of food in rural China to the interaction between Greek religion and other cultures of the eastern Mediterranean during the ancient world, and from the history of postwar Hollywood between the Black Dahlia murder of 1947 and Marilyn Monroe's death in 1962 to crime as a central focus of public life in postrevolutionary Mexico.

Discover a selection of titles by clicking on the book covers below:

                         Bitter and Sweet: Food, Meaning, and Modernity in Rural China        Greek Gods Abroad: Names, Natures, and Transformations        Hard-Boiled Hollywood: Crime and Punishment in Postwar Los Angeles        History of Infamy: Crime, Truth, and Justice in Mexico        In Search of Soul: Hip-Hop, Literature, and Religion

Browse all books on CALSO >

CALSO is delivered by University Press Scholarship Online (UPSO), which brings together the best scholarly publishing from around the world. UPSO is available by annual subscription or purchase to libraries and institutions, so ask your librarian if you have access. If you don’t, then recommend this essential resource to your librarian today.