Works From Our Esteemed Faculty

Faculty research at AUP covers a wide range of subjects of broad impact. It addresses, often through interdisciplinary approaches, pressing world questions and scholarly inquiries. Below you will find some featured books published by our faculty in the past four years.

Books 2022

Carlson, Kerstin Bree. The Justice Laboratory: International Law in Africa? Brookings Institution Press 2022

Greene, Jeffrey. Masters of Tonewood: The Hidden Art of Fine Stringed-instrument Making. ‎ University of Virginia Press 2022

Libina, MarshaSebastiano del Piombo and the Sacred Image. Mediating the Divine in the Age of Reform. Brepols Publishers 2022.

Slavkova, Iveta, et al., editors. Crisis: The Avant-Garde and Modernism in Critical Modes. De Gruyter 2022.

Books 2021

Culp, Julian, and Johannes Drerup, editors. Zeitschrift für Pädagogik: Thementeil: Demokratieerziehung und die Herausforderungen des Liberalismus. Beltz Juventa, 2021.

Dennis, AmandaHer Here, Bellevue Literary Press 2021

Earhart, Robert, and Albert Cath. A Dress Rehearsal: Strategizing Sustainability in a Post Covid-19 World. MSIM Publishing, 2021.

Kim, Youna, editor. The Soft Power of the Korean Wave: Parasite, BTS and Drama. Routledge, 2021.

Kurkdjian, Sophie, and Sandrine Tinturier. Au coeur des maisons de couture: Une histoire sociale des ouvrières de la mode. Atelier, 2021.

Kurkdjian, Sophie. Géopolitique de la mode vers de nouveaux modèles ?, Le Cavelier Bleu Editions 2021

Majed, Ziad. Syriens verwaiste Revolution, Editions Nautilus 2021

Odonkor, Evelyn. Un regard sur les messages publicitaires destinés aux enfants : Les cas des. États-Unis, de la France et du Ghana. Houdiard Michel Eds, 2021

Odonokor, EvelynGhana Through Our Eyes. ‎Michel Houdiard 2021

Rast, Rebekah and Watorek, Marzena, et al., editors. Premières étapes dans l’acquisition des langues étrangères : Dialogue entre acquisition et didactique des langues. Presses de l’Inalco, 2021.

Ryman, Réne. The Invisible Student. Artificial Intelligence Technology and the Creative Destruction of the American Education System. Cherry Grove Press 2021

Sawyer, Stephen. Deluermoz, Quentin, and Pierre Singaravelou. A Past of Possibilities: A History of What Could Have Been. Translated by Stephen W. Sawyer, Yale University Press, 2021.

Sawyer, Stephen, co-editor. Annales. Histoire, Sciences Sociales : Autoportrait d’une revue (Special Issue). Éditions de l’EHESS, 2020.

Williams, Russell. Contemporary Fiction in French, Cambridge University Press, 2021

Books 2020

Culp, Julian, and Danielle Zwarthoed, editors. Education and Migration. Routledge, 2020.

Dafydd, Siân. Filò, Gomer Press 2020

Dennis, Amanda, et al., editors. Samuel Beckett Today / Aujourd'hui: Special Issue: Samuel Beckett and the Nonhuman/Samuel Beckett et Le Non-Humain. 2020,

Dow, William E. & Maguire, Roberta S. (eds.) The Routledge Companion to American Literary Journalism (Routledge Media and Cultural Studies Companions) 1st Edition, Routledge 2020.

Fraser, Matthew. In Truth: A History of Lies from Ancient Rome to Modern America, Prometheus 2020

Hagel, Peter. Billionaires in World Politics, Oxford 2020.

Hobart, Brenton. La Peste à la Renaissance, L’imaginaire d’un fléau dans la littérature au xvie siècle, Classiques Garnier 2020.

Slavkova, IvetaRéparer l'homme – La crise de l'humanisme et l'Homme nouveau des avant-gardes autour de la Grande Guerre (1909-1929)les presses du réel 2020

Vannetzel, MarieThe Muslim Brothers in Society: Everyday Politics, Social Action, and Islamism in Mubarak’s Egypt. Translated by David Tresilian, The American University in Cairo Press, 2020,

Weill, Sharon & Carlson, Kerstin The President on Trial Prosecuting Hissène Habré. Oxford University Press 2020

Wildberger, Jula and Malaspina, Ermanno, editors. Axiological Confusion and Its Causes: ΠΗΓΗ/FONS: Revista  de Estudios Sobre La  Civilización Clásica y Su Recepción: Vol. 5. Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, 2020,

Books 2019

Craven, Alice & Dow, William;  Of Latitudes Unknown: James Baldwin’s Radical Imagination, co-edited and co-written introduction, London and New York: Bloomsbury, 2019.

Culp, JulianDemocratic Education in a Globalized World: A Normative Theory. Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education 2019

Doyle, Waddick & Roda, Claudia. Communication in the Era of Attention Scarcity. Palgrave Pivot 2019

Feltham, Oliver. Destroy and Liberate: Political Action on the Basis of Hume. Rowman & Littlefield International 2019

Gardner, HallIR Theory, Historical Analogy, and Major Power War. Palgrave Macmillan 2019

Hollinshead-Strick, CaryThe Fourth Estate at the Fourth Wall: Newspapers on Stage in July Monarchy France. Northwestern University Press 2019

Kim, Youna. South Korean Popular Culture and North Korea. London and New York: Routledge 2019

Rosenstein, Roy. The Poetry of Cercamon and Jaufre Rudel.  Routledge Revivals. London, Routledge 2019

Rosenstein, RoyJewish Identity and Comparative Studies Judéité et Comparatisme. Presses du “Centre d’Études Médiévales de Picardie” 2019

Russakoff, AnnaImagining the Miraculous: Miraculous Images of the Virgin Mary in French Illuminated Manuscripts, ca. 1250-ca. 1450. PIMS 2019

Ryman, René. Health Careless: How America Sold Out on Health Care. Out-of-the-Box Publishing 2019

Tresilian, David. Lang, Felix & Richard Jacquemond (eds.), Culture and Crisis in the Arab World: Art, Practice and Production in Spaces of Conflict. Translated by David Tresilian. London: Tauris, 2019

Williams, Russell. Pathos, poetry and politics in Michel Houellebecq's fiction. Brill 2019

Books 2018

Craven, Alice Mikal. Visible and Invisible Whiteness: American White Supremacy through the Cinematic Lens. Palgrave Macmillan 2018

Hall Gardner

World War Trump: The Risks of America’s New Nationalism, Prometheus Books. (2018)

Sneharika Roy

Roy S. (2018). The Postcolonial Epic: From Melville to Walcott and Ghosh. Routledge, India

Sawyer, Stephen W. Demos Assembled: Democracy and the International Origins of the Modern State, 1840-1880 University of Chicago Press 2018

Russell Wiliams

Marcela Lacub, Hervé Le Bras and Russell Williams (2018). Fourier, Kafka, Houellebcq. Trois théories sur l'enfer conjugal. Descartes & Cie

Books 2017
Shahram Alijani

Finance and Economy for Society: Integrating Sustainability.  Critical Studies on Corporate Responsibility, Governance and Sustainability, Vol.11, Bingley, Emerald Group Publishers. Alijani, S., Karyotis, C. (2017).  Eds.

Daniel Gunn

Wünsch Dir nicht, daß ich mich ändere: Briefe 1957-1965. Edited by Martha Dow, Fehsenfeld, George Craig, Dan Gunn, and Lois More Overbeck (2017). (German translation of The Letters of Samuel Beckett Vol III)

Youna Kim

Childcare Workers, Global Migration and Digital Media. London and New York: Routledge.

Michelle Kuo

Kuo M. (2017). Reading with Patrick: A Teacher, a Student, and a Life-Changing Friendship. Random House

Ziad Majed

Majed, Ziad Iran and its four Arab Fronts, The Sadighi Research Fund, International Institute of Social History, Amsterdam.

Susan Perry & Claudia Roda

Perry, S., Roda C. (2017). Human Rights and Digital Technology: Digital Tightrope. Palgrave Macmillan UK 

David Wingeate Pike

Les Iles anglo-normandes sous l'occupation allemande, 1940-1945 (Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, 2nd ed., 2017).

David Wingeate Pike

The Kōgun and the Jugun Ianfu: Imperial Japan and its ''Comfort Women'', 1932-1945 (New York: Nova Science, 2011 / The Arcadia Journal (Glenside, Pennsylvania), 2017).

David Wingeate Pike

Paris Under Nazi Occupation, 1940-1944 (Amiens : Presses du CEM de Picardie, 2017; Guerres mondiales et conflits contemporains/ Presses Universitaires de France, 2017).


Ali Rahnema

Rahnema, Ali (2017). Behind the 1953 Coup in Iran; Thugs, Turncoats, Soldiers, and Spooks, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press was translated into French by Sarah Rashidian under the title of: “La chute de Mosaddeq: Les dessous du coup d’État en Iran (1953)," published by L’Harmattan.

Roy Rosenstein

Buschinger, Danielle and Roy Rosenstein, ed. De Christine de Pizan à Hans Robert Jauss. Etudes offertes à Earl Jeffrey Richards par ses collègues et amis à l’occasion de son soixante-cinquième anniversaire. Amiens: Centre d’Etudes Médiévales de Picardie, Collection Médiévales 63, 2017. v, 655 pp

Brian Schiff

Schiff, Brian. (2017). A New Narrative for Psychology, Explorations in Narrative Psychology. Oxford.

Brian Schiff

Schiff, Brian. KcMim, Elizabeth A . Patron, Sylvie (2017). Life & Narrative. The Risks and Responsibilities of Storytelling Experience. Oxford.

Books 2016
Philip Golub

Golub, Philip, S. (2016). East Asia's Reemergence. Polity Press.

Anne-Marie Picard

Picard, Anne-Marie. (2016). From Illiteracy to Literature. Routledge.

Dan Gunn

Gunn, Dan (October 2016). Samuel Beckett, Lettres III, 1957-1965. Gallimard. (French translation of The Letters of Samuel Beckett Volume III.)

Dan Gunn

The Letters of Samuel Beckett, Volume IV: 1966 - 1989. Edited by Martha Dow, Fehsenfeld and Lois More Overbeck, with Dan Gunn and George Craig (Cambridge University Press, August 2016).

Jens Brockmeier

(Ed.) (2016). Special Volume: Narrative Hermeneutics. StoryWorlds: A Journal for Narrative Studies, 8 (1)

Cynthia Fleury

(Ed.) (2016). Dialoguer avec l’Orient. Editions CNRS.

Geoff Gilbert

Hold! West. London:  Geoff Gilbert and Alex Houen. (Ed.)Eyewear Press. Poetry chapbook (2016)

Youna Kim

Routledge Handbook of Korean Culture and Society. London and New York: Routledge (2016)

David Pike

La Galia dividida: los franceses y la Guerra Civil española (Corunna: Ediciones del Viento. (Ed.) (2016)

David Pike

Les Iles anglo-normandes sous l’occupation allemande, 1940-1945 Paris: Presses Universitaires de France.(Ed.) (2016)

David Pike

A Dictionary of Idioms in the seven principal Western languages, arranged by action and emotion Stanford: WAIS. (Ed.) (2016)

Ali Rahnema

An Islamic Utopian, A Political Biography of Ali Shariati: (Ed.) 2016

Translated for the first time into Arabic by Ahmad Hossin Almoini and published by Moassasseh al-Intisharat al-Arabi.

Translated for the third time into Turkish by Zehra Savan and published by Kapi in 2016. This is the third translation of the book in Turkish.

Albert Wu

From Christ to Confucius: German Missionaries, Chinese Christians, and the Globalization of Christianity, 1860-1950. Yale University Press.(Ed.) (2016) 

Ziad Majed

Yassin Al Haj Saleh, La question syrienne, Actes Sud, with Majed, Ziad and Aissaoui, Nadia (translators) (2016)

Rahnema Ali (2016) An Islamic Utopian, A Political Biography of Ali Shariati, Translated for the first time into Arabic by Ahmad Hossin Almoini and published by Moassasseh al-Intisharat al-Arabi.

 Greene, Jeffrey. (2016). In Pursuit of Wild Edibles. Charlottesville VA/London: University of Virginia Press. 

Greene, Jeffrey. (2016). Beyond Our Means. Hemet, CA: Kelsay Books. Poetry collection.

Books 2015
Dan Gunn

Gunn, Dan (November 2015) Samuel Beckett, Lettres II, 1941-1965: Les Années Godot.Gallimard. (French translation of The Letters of Samuel Beckett Volume II.)

Jens Brockmeier

Brockmeier, J. (2015). Beyond the Archive: Memory, Narrative, and the Autobiographical Process. Oxford & New York: Oxford University Press.

Cynthia Fleury

Fleury C. Pretium Doloris. Edition Poche Pluri el 2015

Fleury C. Les Irremplaçables. Gallimard 2015

Hall Gardner

Hall Gardner, The Failure to Prevent World War I: The Unexpected Armageddon (Ashgate, 2015)

Hall Gardner, Crimea, Global Rivalry, and the Vengeance of History (New York:Pal grave Macmillan, 2015)

Dan Gunn

The Emperor of Ice-Cream. A novel, published by Seagull Books, January 2015.

Robert Payne

The Promiscuity of Network Culture: Queer Theory and Digital Media. New York, Routledge, 2015

Susan Perry

Perry S. (2015) Illusion pixel: pourquoi le numérique ne changera pas le monde Paris: Lemieux Editions

Ali Rahnema

Rahnema, Ali. Behind the 1953 Coup in Iran, Thugs, Turncoats, Soldiers, and Spooks. Cambridge University Press, 2015

Ali Rahnema

Shi’i Reformation in Iran; The Life and Theology of Shari’at Sangelaji, Surrey: Ashgate, 2015.

Stephen Sawyer

2015 Co-editor (with James T. Sparrow and William Novak), Boundaries of the State in United States History (Chicago: University of Chicago Press)

Russell Williams

Williams, Russell, and Eugene Brennan, eds. Literature and Intoxication: Writing, Politics and the Experience of Excess. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015