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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.

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Risky Bodies and Techno-Intimacy

Reflections on Sexuality, Media, Science, Finance

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The Jewish Bible

A Material History

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Smell Detectives

An Olfactory History of Nineteenth-Century Urban America

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Playing While White

Privilege and Power on and off the Field

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From media commentary to the games themselves, from online chatter to the larger discursive positioning of sports celebrities and events, Playing While White focuses on the ways that sports culture narrates an athletic world defined by exceptional whiteness, victimized whiteness, transgressive whiteness, marginal whiteness, exceptional whiteness, and redemptive whiteness.

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Network Sovereignty

Building the Internet across Indian Country

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Tracing Autism

Uncertainty, Ambiguity, and the Affective Labor of Neuroscience

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Razor Clams

Buried Treasure of the Pacific Northwest

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In this lively history and celebration of the Pacific razor clam, David Berger shares with us his love affair with the glossy, gold-colored Siliqua patula and gets into the nitty-gritty of how to dig, clean, and cook them using his favorite recipes.

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The Gift of Knowledge

Reflections on Sahaptin Ways

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Unlikely Alliances

Native Nations and White Communities Join to Defend Rural Lands

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Unlikely Alliances explores the evolution from conflict to cooperation between Indigenous peoples and their non-Indigenous neighbours through place-based case studies in Washington, Oregon, Nevada, Montana, South Dakota, and Wisconsin, from the 1970s to the 2010s.

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The Hope of Another Spring

Takuichi Fujii, Artist and Wartime Witness

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