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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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Dismembered

Native Disenrollment and the Battle for Human Rights

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Native Seattle

Histories from the Crossing-Over Place, Second Edition

By Coll Thrush; Foreword by William Cronon
University of Washington Press
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Migrating the Black Body

The African Diaspora and Visual Culture

University of Washington Press

Explores how visual media-from painting to photography, from global independent cinema to Hollywood movies, from posters and broadsides to digital media, from public art to graphic novels-has shaped diasporic imaginings of the individual and collective self.

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China's Transition to Modernity

The New Classical Vision of Dai Zhen

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The Scholar and the State

Fiction as Political Discourse in Late Imperial China

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Heaven in Conflict

Franciscans and the Boxer Uprising in Shanxi

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How Chinese Engagements Are Changing Southeast Asia

People, Money, Ideas, and Their Effects

Foreword by Gungwu Wang; Edited by PÁL NYÍRI and Danielle Tan
University of Washington Press

This book is the first to focus explicitly and in a comparative manner on the effects of China's recent rise as a major economic and political actor on the societies and economies of its proximate neighbors in Southeast Asia.

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Ice Bear

The Cultural History of an Arctic Icon

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Prime Arctic predator and nomad of the sea ice and tundra, the polar bear endures as a source of wonder, terror, and fascination.

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Conflicts of Interest

Art and War in Modern Japan

University of Washington Press

This fascinating publication showcases the Saint Louis Art Museum’s collection of Japanese military prints and related materials-one of the largest collections of such works in the world.

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Up Here

The North at the Center of the World

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