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Ohio University Press is the largest scholarly press in the state of Ohio. With a staff of twelve, it publishes fifty titles a year. It is an established leader in a number of areas in which it publishes, particularly African studies and Victorian studies. It also has a recognized list in formal poetry, and it is making a name for itself in Midwestern studies, environmental history, and Appalachian studies. As well, it is one of the very few presses that publish high-quality books on Ohio culture and history. 
Books in JSTOR from Ohio University Press
213 Books in JSTOR Copyright Date
Access with Attitude: An Advocate’s Guide to Freedom of Information in Ohio 2011
African Asylum at a Crossroads: Activism, Expert Testimony, and Refugee Rights OPEN ACCESS 2015
African Intellectuals and Decolonization 2012
African Video Movies and Global Desires: A Ghanaian History 2013
After Tears 2007
Amy Levy: Critical Essays 2010
The Anatomy of a South African Genocide: The Extermination of the Cape San Peoples 2010
The ANC Youth League 2012
Anglophone Poetry in Colonial India, 1780–1913: A Critical Anthology 2011
Appalachia in the Classroom: Teaching the Region 2013
Belonging: Poems 2002
Between Frontiers: Nation and Identity in a Southeast Asian Borderland 2009
Between the Brown and the Red: Nationalism, Catholicism, and Communism in Twentieth-Century Poland—The Politics of Bolesław Piasecki 2012
Between You and I: Dialogical Phenomenology 2009
Bleak Houses: Marital Violence in Victorian Fiction 2005
Blood and Capital: The Paramilitarization of Colombia 2009
The Borders of Integration: Polish Migrants in Germany and the United States, 1870–1924 2011
Burma’s Mass Lay Meditation Movement: Buddhism and the Cultural Construction of Power 2007
Cases of Circumstantial Evidence 2013
Cast Out: Vagrancy and Homelessness in Global and Historical Perspective OPEN ACCESS 2008
Charity and Condescension: Victorian Literature and the Dilemmas of Philanthropy 2012
Child Slaves in the Modern World 2011
Children in Slavery through the Ages 2009
The Children of Africa Confront AIDS: From Vulnerability to Possibility 2003
Christianity and Public Culture in Africa 2011
Cinematic Hamlet: The Films of Olivier, Zeffirelli, Branagh, and Almereyda 2011
Citizen-General: Jacob Dolson Cox and the Civil War Era 2014
The Clash of Moral Nations: Cultural Politics in Piłsudski’s Poland, 1926–1935 2006
The Collected Letters of Henry Northrup Castle 2012
Colonial Rosary: The Spanish and Indian Missions of California 2006
Come Buy, Come Buy: Shopping and the Culture of Consumption in Victorian Women’s Writing 2008
Congress and the Crisis of the 1850s 2012
Constructing Black Education at Oberlin College: A Documentary History 2010
Contours of White Ethnicity: Popular Ethnography and the Making of Usable Pasts in Greek America 2009
A Conversation about Ohio University and the Presidency, 1975–1994 2013
Cracks in the Invisible: Poems 2011
Cultivating the Colonies: Colonial States and their Environmental Legacies 2011
The Cultural Production of Matthew Arnold 2009
The Cut of His Coat: Men, Dress, and Consumer Culture in Britain, 1860–1914 2006
Dams, Displacement and the Delusion of Development: Cahora Bassa and Its Legacies in Mozambique, 1965 - 2007 2013
Dance of Life: The Novels of Zakes Mda in post-apartheid South Africa 2011
Dancing out of Line: Ballrooms, Ballets, and Mobility in Victorian Fiction and Culture 2009
Dead Letters to Nietzsche, or the Necromantic Art of Reading Philosophy 2010
Dear Regime: Letters to the Islamic Republic 2008
Degrees of Allegiance: Harassment and Loyalty in Missouri's German-American Community during World War I 2012
The Demographics of Empire: The Colonial Order and the Creation of Knowledge 2010
Devils & Islands: Poems 2007
Doctoring the Novel: Medicine and Quackery from Shelley to Doyle 2012
Dragging Wyatt Earp: A Personal History of Dodge City 2013
The Dred Scott Case: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Race and Law 2010
Empire in Africa: Angola and Its Neighbors 2006
Environment at the Margins: Literary and Environmental Studies in Africa 2011
Environmental Imaginaries of the Middle East and North Africa 2011
Epidemics: The Story of South Africa’s Five Most Lethal Human Diseases 2012
The Exile Mission: The Polish Political Diaspora and Polish Americans, 1939–1956 2004
Failed States and Fragile Societies: A New World Disorder? 2014
Feminism and the Legacy of Revolution: Nicaragua, El Salvador, Chiapas 2004
The Forger’s Tale: The Search for Odeziaku 2006
Forget Me Not: The Rise of the British Literary Annual, 1823–1835 2015
Framing the Polish Home: Postwar Cultural Constructions of Hearth, Nation, and Self 2002
From Mastery to Mystery: A Phenomenological Foundation for an Environmental Ethic 2014
From Sleep Unbound 1983
The Gender of Piety: Family, Faith, and Colonial Rule in Matabeleland, Zimbabwe 2015
Generations Past: Youth in East African History 2010
Ghazal Games: Poems 2011
The Ghost of Monsieur Scarron 1987
Gibbons v. Ogden, Law, and Society in the Early Republic 2009
The Gospel According to James and Other Plays 2012
Govan Mbeki 2012
Gravel and Hawk: Poems 2012
Guerrillas & Terrorists 1977
Hanging by a Thread: Cotton, Globalization, and Poverty in Africa 2008
Hatred at Home: al-Qaida on Trial in the American Midwest 2011
Healing the Herds: Disease, Livestock Economies, and the Globalization of Veterinary Medicine 2010
Healing Traditions: African Medicine, Cultural Exchange, and Competition in South Africa, 1820–1948 2008
Hero of the Angry Sky: The World War I Diary and Letters of David S.Ingalls, America's First Naval Ace 2013
The History of Blood Transfusion in Sub-Saharan Africa 2013
The History of Indiana Law 2006
Hometown for an Hour: Poems 2006
The Illustrated Letters of Richard Doyle to His Father, 1842–1843 2016
In the Balance of Power: Independent Black Politics and Third-Party Movements in the United States 2008
In the Shade of the Shady Tree: Stories of Wheatbelt Australia 2012
In the Shadow of Freedom: The Politics of Slavery in the National Capital 2011
Indian Angles: English Verse in Colonial India from Jones to Tagore 2011
Indigenous Knowledge and the Environment in Africa and North America 2012
Ingrid Jonker: Poet under Apartheid 2012
The Intentional Spectrum and Intersubjectivity: Phenomenology and the Pittsburgh Neo-Hegelians 2011
Inventing Pollution: Coal, Smoke, and Culture in Britain since 1800 2006
Invisible Agents: Spirits in a Central African History 2012
The Jury in Lincoln’s America 2012
Justice and Legal Change on the Shores of Lake Erie: A History of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio 2012
Keep On Fighting: The Life and Civil Rights Legacy of Marian A. Spencer 2015
Keeping Heart: A Memoir of Family Struggle, Race, and Medicine 2015
The Krio of West Africa: Islam, Culture, Creolization, and Colonialism in the Nineteenth Century 2013
The Land beyond the Mists: Essays on Identity and Authority in Precolonial Congo and Rwanda 2009
Land for the People: The State and Agrarian Conflict in Indonesia 2013
Land, Memory, Reconstruction, and Justice: Perspectives on Land Claims in South Africa 2010
The Law of the Looking Glass: Cinema in Poland, 1896–1939 2008
Lit from Within: Contemporary Masters on the Art and Craft of Writing 2011
Literary Cincinnati: The Missing Chapter 2011
The Locavore’s Kitchen: A Cook’s Guide to Seasonal Eating and Preserving 2011
Mad Dogs and Meerkats: A History of Resurgent Rabies in Southern Africa 2011
The Madness of Vision: On Baroque Aesthetics 2013
Making Words Matter: The Agency of Colonial and Postcolonial Literature 2009
Marikana: Voices from South Africa's Mining Massacre 2012
Melodramatic Imperial Writing: From the Sepoy Rebellion to Cecil Rhodes 2014
Metaphor and the Slave Trade in West African Literature 2012
Meter Matters: Verse Cultures of the Long Nineteenth Century 2011
Midland: Poems 2001
The Midwestern Pastoral: Place and Landscape in Literature of the American Heartland 2006
Ministers of Fire: A Novel 2012
Modernism and the Women’s Popular Romance in Britain, 1885–1925 2011
Mountains of Injustice: Social and Environmental Justice in Appalachia 2011
Mrs. Shaw: A Novel 2015
Music Hall and Modernity: The Late-Victorian Discovery of Popular Culture 2004
Nature and History in Modern Italy 2010
Natures of Colonial Change: Environmental Relations in the Making of the Transkei 2006
Nature's Suit: Husserl's Phenomenological Philosophy of the Physical Sciences 2013
A Necessary Luxury: Tea in Victorian England 2008
Negotiating a Perilous Empowerment: Appalachian Women’s Literacies 2011
New Stories from the Midwest 2008
No Second Eden: Poems 2002
Not White Enough, Not Black Enough: Racial Identity in the South African Coloured Community 2005
Ohio Canal Era: A Case Study of Government and the Economy, 1820–1861 2012
Ohio’s Kingmaker: Mark Hanna, Man and Myth 2010
On the Desire to Levitate: Poems 2014
Once I Too Had Wings: The Journals of Emma Bell Miles, 1908–1918 2014
The Ontology of Becoming and the Ethics of Particularity 2012
The Origins of Modern Polish Democracy 2010
Oscar Wilde and Modern Culture: The Making of a Legend 2008
Out of the Mountains: Appalachian Stories 2010
Pachakutik and the Rise and Decline of the Ecuadorian Indigenous Movement 2011
Paper Sons and Daughters: Growing up Chinese in South Africa 2011
Paris on the Potomac: The French Influence on the Architecture and Art of Washington, D.C. 2007
Paths toward the Nation: Islam, Community, and Early Nationalist Mobilization in Eritrea, 1941–1961 2014
Peasants in Arms: War and Peace in the Mountains of Nicaragua, 1979–1994 1998
Photographing Eden: Poems 2008
Placing Aesthetics: Reflections on the Philosophic Tradition 1999
Populist Seduction in Latin America 2010
Power, Change, and Gender Relations in Rural Java: A Tale of Two Villages 2012
Power in the Blood: A Family Narrative 2009
The Power to Name: A History of Anonymity in Colonial West Africa 2013
Preaching Prevention: Born-Again Christianity and the Moral Politics of AIDS in Uganda 2015
Prophetic Politics: Emmanuel Levinas and the Sanctification of Suffering 2009
Prosperity Far Distant: The Journal of an American Farmer, 1933–1934 2012
Protecting the Empire's Frontier: Officers of the 18th (Royal Irish) Regiment of Foot during Its North American Service, 1767–1776 2014
The Quarry: Poems 2003
The Quick-Change Artist: Stories 2006
Race, Resistance, and the Boy Scout Movement in British Colonial Africa 2004
Reading for Health: Medical Narratives and the Nineteenth-Century Novel 2016
Reading Victorian Deafness 2013
Recasting the Past: History Writing and Political Work in Modern Africa 2009
Religious Imaginaries: The Liturgical and Poetic Practices of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Christina Rossetti, and Adelaide Procter 2012
The Rescue of Joshua Glover: A Fugitive Slave, the Constitution, and the Coming of the Civil War 2006
Resistance on the National Stage: Theater and Politics in Late New Order Indonesia 2010
The Return of the Galon King: History, Law, and Rebellion in Colonial Burma 2011
Rome’s Most Faithful Daughter: The Catholic Church and Independent Poland, 1914–1939 2009
A Room of His Own: A Literary-Cultural Study of Victorian Clubland 2012
The Room Within: Poems 2010
The Sacred Door and Other Stories: Cameroon Folktales of the Beba 2008
The Sage in the Cathedral of Books: The Distinguished Chinese American Library Professional Dr. Hwa-Wei Lee 2016
San Rock Art 2011
Saving Seeds, Preserving Taste: Heirloom Seed Savers in Appalachia 2013
Screening Morocco: Contemporary Film in a Changing Society 2011
Searching for Soul: A Survivor’s Guide 2009
Selected Poems 2005
Sharp and Dangerous Virtues: A Novel 2012
Sino–Malay Trade and Diplomacy from the Tenth through the Fourteenth Century 2009
Slavery, Agriculture, and Malaria in the Arabian Peninsula OPEN ACCESS 2015
Slavery and Reform in West Africa: Toward Emancipation in Nineteenth-Century Senegal and the Gold Coast 2004
Solving For X: Poems 2002
Soulful Bobcats: Experiences of African American Students at Ohio University, 1950–1960 2013
South Africa’s Struggle for Human Rights 2012
South Africa's Suspended Revolution: Hopes and Prospects 2013
South x South: Poems from Antarctica 2013
Squatters and the Roots of Mau Mau, 1905–1963 1987
Steve Biko 2011
The Surface of the Lit World: Poems 2015
Taken In Faith: Poems 2002
Taking Liberties: Gender, Transgressive Patriotism, and Polish Drama, 1786–1989 2014
Taking Root: Narratives of Jewish Women in Latin America 2002
Television, Nation, and Culture in Indonesia 2000
The Tenets of Cognitive Existentialism 2011
Terminal Diagrams: Poems 2010
Theater and Martial Arts in West Sumatra: Randai and Silek of the Minangkabau 1998
Then & Now: Poems 2004
Thinking Outside the Girl Box: Teaming Up with Resilient Youth in Appalachia 2014
Threatening Others: Nicaraguans and the Formation of National Identities in Costa Rica 2004
The Tiki King: Stories 2010
Traitors and True Poles: Narrating a Polish-American Identity, 1880–1939 2003
Transversal Rationality and Intercultural Texts: Essays in Phenomenology and Comparative Philosophy 2011
The Trial of Sören Qvist 1974
A Trick of Sunlight: Poems 2006
Triumph of the Expert: Agrarian Doctrines of Development and the Legacies of British Colonialism 2007
Trustee for the Human Community: Ralph J. Bunche, the United Nations, and the Decolonization of Africa 2010
Twins Talk: What Twins Tell Us about Person, Self, and Society 2014
The Uncoiling Python: South African Storytellers and Resistance 2010
Under the Heel of the Dragon: Islam, Racism, Crime, and the Uighur in China 2007
Unsettled Accounts: Poems 2010
The Untried Life: The Twenty-Ninth Ohio Volunteer Infantry in the Civil War 2012
The Victorian Novel of Adulthood: Plot and Purgatory in Fictions of Maturity 2015
Violence: Analysis, Intervention, and Prevention 2012
The Wake of Wellington: Englishness in 1852 2006
Wanted—Correspondence: Women’s Letters to a Union Soldier 2009
Wartime in Burma: A Diary, January to June 1942 2009
We Are All Zimbabweans Now 2009
We Are Fighting the World: A History of the Marashea Gangs in South Africa, 1947–1999 2005
When Sugar Ruled: Economy and Society in Northwestern Argentina, Tucumán, 1876–1916 2010
Wielding the Ax: State Forestry and Social Conflict in Tanzania, 1820–2000 2009
The Wife of Martin Guerre 1967
The Wright Company: From Invention to Industry 2013
X Marks the Spot: Women Writers Map the Empire for British Children, 1790–1895 2010
Your Madness, Not Mine: Stories of Cameroon 1999
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