UBC - Agency Logos - University of Washington PressUniversity of Washington Press

The University of Washington Press (UWP) is the nonprofit book and multimedia publishing arm of the University of Washington. The Press has published approximately 4,400 books, of which about 1,400 are currently in print. From the beginning, the Press has reflected the University’s major academic strengths. Building on those strengths, the Press has achieved recognition as the leading publisher of scholarly books and distinguished works of regional nonfiction in the Pacific Northwest. The Press has especially distinguished lists in Asian studies, Middle East studies, anthropology, Western history and biography, environmental studies, and natural history.

Showing 91-100 of 154 items.

Offspring of Empire

Koch’ang Kims and the Colonial Origins of Korean Capitalism, 1876-1945

University of Washington Press
More info

Confronting Memories of World War II

European and Asian Legacies

University of Washington Press
More info

Family Revolution

Marital Strife in Contemporary Chinese Literature and Visual Culture

University of Washington Press
More info

Yokohama, California

By Toshio Mori; Foreword by Xiaojing Zhou
University of Washington Press

First published collection of short fiction by a Japanese American writer, showing the 1940s through linked stories.

More info

Skookum Summer

A Novel of the Pacific Northwest

University of Washington Press

Hart weaves together a gripping and suspenseful plot with richly observed Pacific Northwest history and a vivid picture of a community on the brink of change.

More info

My Fight for a New Taiwan

One Woman's Journey from Prison to Power

University of Washington Press
More info

Citizen 13660

By Miné Okubo; Introduction by Christine Hong
University of Washington Press
More info

Bodies in Balance

The Art of Tibetan Medicine

Edited by Theresia Hofer
University of Washington Press

Bodies in Balance is the first comprehensive, interdisciplinary look at the triangular relationship of the Tibetan art and science of healing (Sowa Rigpa) with Buddhism, and arts and crafts.

More info

Behind the Curve

Science and the Politics of Global Warming

University of Washington Press

In Behind the Curve, Joshua Howe explores the history of global warming from its roots as a scientific curiosity to its place at the center of international environmental politics.

More info

Robert Davidson

Abstract Impulse

University of Washington Press
More info
Free Shipping   Blue
Find what you’re looking for...
Stay Informed

Receive the latest UBC Press news, including events, catalogues, and announcements.


Read past newsletters
Current Catalogue
Catalogue Fall 2018 Cover Canadian
Publishers Represented
UBC Press is the Canadian agent for several international publishers. Visit our Publishers Represented page to learn more.