This page presents a selection of recent books. For more publications, please visit the personal pages of our staff.
18 October 2016
Sandra Ponzanesi was guest editor of a special issue of the journal Transnational Cinemas. The contributions reflect on Europe, postcolonialism, and cinema.
4 October 2016
Joas Wagemakers presents the diversity among quietist Salafis on a range of ideological and political issues, particularly their relationship with the state.
1 October 2016
In this study, Rita Schlusemann provides a comparative analysis of Dutch romance novels against the background of the Dutch-German cultural transfer.
27 September 2016
Onder redactie van Erwin Muller, Beatrice de Graaf en Georg Frerks biedt dit handboek een overzicht van relevante inzichten op het terrein van conflict.
16 September 2016
The book, which is the second of ten volumes in the Macmillan Interdisciplinary Handbooks series on gender, is edited by Iris van der Tuin.
13 September 2016
Pepijn Corduwener deconstructs the myth of the quick emergence of one consensual Western European model of democracy after 1945.
1 September 2016
This volume is co-edited by Michael Burke and Olivia Fialho of Utrecht University.
2 August 2016
Kügle joins editorial board of Plainsong and Medieval Music, a leading international peer-reviewed journal dedicated to research in music of the Middle Ages.
28 July 2016
Birgit Meyer and Maruška Svašek edited the volume 'Creativity in Transition: Politics and Aesthetics of Cultural Production Across the Globe'.
19 July 2016
In this new book, Fenneke Sysling describes the way Dutch racial scientists tried to make sense of the human diversity in the Indonesian archipelago.
14 July 2016
The volume on this enigmatic manuscript provides a unique window into early medieval Bavaria at a time of cultural flowering and political upheaval.
14 July 2016
Frank Kessler and Sarah Dellman edited a special issue of the journal Early Popular Visual Culture.
5 July 2016
In the series ‘Ethical annotations’, researchers and students of the Ethics Institute are listing all moral considerations linked to refugee admission
4 July 2016
In his new book, Bas van Bavel presents a historical investigation into the rise and fall of market economies.
22 June 2016
This special issue is based on the European research project 'Iconic Religion', in which Prof. Birgit Meyer is one of the principal investigators.
14 June 2016
In 'White Innocence' Gloria Wekker explores a central paradox of Dutch culture: the passionate denial of racism coexisting alongside aggressive xenophobia.
14 June 2016
This collection of 34 essays honours art historian Peter Hecht upon his retirement as "the great champion of public art collections".
6 June 2016
In this biography, Laura Visser-Maessen sheds new light on one of the foremost leaders of the civil rights movement, Robert Parris Moses.
30 May 2016
This new book, edited by Ugur Ümit Üngör, offers a range of perspectives from different disciplines on genocidal violence.
30 May 2016
This volume in honour of Mayke De Jong offers twenty-five essays focused upon the importance of religion to Frankish politics.
23 May 2016
This book presents a performative perspective on terrorism trials, drawing attention to the mechanisms and effects of these trials in and outside the courtroom.
17 May 2016
The book The Making of Modern Turkey by Ugur Ümit Üngör was recently published in Turkish.
10 May 2016
This volume studies the process of group formation through the production and appropriation of songs in various European regions.
9 May 2016
With this new book, Onno Kosters, Tim Conley and Peter de Voogd present a selection of papers from the Utrecht James Joyce Symposium.
22 April 2016
This new book, edited by Anna Adamska and Sébastien Rossignol, presents the results of a workshop on the ways of reading documentary formulae.
19 April 2016
An Introduction to the Mathematical Theory of Meaning in Natural Language, by Yoad Winter.
15 April 2016
This volume focuses on the histories of chronicles composed in England, with a focus on texts belonging to the Prose 'Brut' tradition.
5 April 2016
The 3rd volume of Syntax of Dutch describes adverbial modification and the overall structure of clauses.
7 March 2016
In their new book, Gerhard Bos and Marcus Düwell explore the implications of our moral responsibilities with regard to the rights of future generations.
4 March 2016
Kári Driscoll (lecturer in Comparative Literature) translated Helle's novel 'Der beruhigende Klang von explodierendem Kerosin'.