SCAS News - 6 November, 2017

New Publications in the SCAS Community

Several new books by scholars in the SCAS community have recently been published. Please see below for
a sneak peek.

Sacred to the Touch: Nordic and Baltic Religious Wood Carving
Thomas A. DuBois
(University of Washington Press, forthcoming 2018)

Thomas A. DuBois was a SCAS Fellow in the spring of 2017. During his time in
residence, he finalized the work on this book.

Rights and Demands: A Foundational Inquiry
Margaret Gilbert
(Oxford University Press, forthcoming 2018)

Margaret Gilbert was in residence at SCAS in the spring of 2004.

Kirche als Moralagentur?
Hans Joas
(Kösel-Verlag, 2016)

Hans Joas is a SCAS Non-resident Long-term Fellow. On several occasions, he has
also been in residence at the Collegium, namely in the spring of 1992, the academic
years 1999- 2000 and 2004-05, and in the spring of 2010.

Can Science Resolve the Nature / Nurture Debate?
Gísli Pálsson (with Margaret Lock)
(Polity Press, 2016)

Gísli Pálsson was a Fellow at the Collegium in the autumn of 1995.

Das sowjetische Jahrhundert. Archäologie einer untergegangenen Welt
Karl Schlögel
(C.H. Beck Verlag, 2017)

Karl Schlögel was in residence at the Collegium in the academic year 2006-07.

The State as Master: Gender, State Formation and Commercialisation in
Urban Sweden, 1650–1780

Maria Ågren
(Manchester University Press, 2017)

Maria Ågren was a Fellow in residence at SCAS in the spring semester of 2016.