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The Unbounded HomeProperty Values Beyond Property Lines

The Unbounded Home: Property Values Beyond Property Lines

Lee Anne Fennell

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300122442
eISBN:
9780300155020
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300122442.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

This book grapples with a core modern reality—that the value and meaning of a home extends beyond its property lines to schools, shops, parks, services, neighbors, neighborhood aesthetics, and market ... More

Uncloseting DramaModernism's Queer Theatres

Uncloseting Drama: Modernism's Queer Theatres

Nick Salvato

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300155396
eISBN:
9780300160178
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300155396.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

In this elegant book, modernism is illuminated through little-known but striking works by Ezra Pound, Gertrude Stein, and others who revived the “closet drama”—plays written largely for private ... More

Underdog PoliticsThe Minority Party in the U.S. House of Representatives

Underdog Politics: The Minority Party in the U.S. House of Representatives

Matthew N. Green

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300181036
eISBN:
9780300182262
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300181036.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This book disputes the conventional belief that the minority party in the US House of Representatives is an unimportant political player. Examining the record of the House minority party from 1970 to ... More

Unfinished RevolutionsYemen, Libya, and Tunisia after the Arab Spring

Unfinished Revolutions: Yemen, Libya, and Tunisia after the Arab Spring

Ibrahim Fraihat

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780300215632
eISBN:
9780300220957
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300215632.001.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

While toppling decades-old authoritarian regimes in Tunisia, Libya, and Yemen took only months, rebuilding these states will likely take years. This book argues that to transition to sustainable ... More

The Unitary ExecutivePresidential Power from Washington to Bush

The Unitary Executive: Presidential Power from Washington to Bush

Steven G. Calabresi and Christopher S. Yoo

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300121261
eISBN:
9780300145380
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300121261.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book undertakes a detailed historical and legal examination of presidential power and the theory of the unitary executive. This theory—that the Constitution gives the president the power to ... More

The United States and the Transatlantic Slave Trade to the Americas, 1776-1867

The United States and the Transatlantic Slave Trade to the Americas, 1776-1867

Leonardo Marques

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780300212419
eISBN:
9780300224733
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300212419.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This book explores U.S. participation in the transatlantic slave trade to the Americas from the American Revolution to the U.S. Civil War. It shows how U.S. citizens engaged in multiple forms of ... More

Uniting AmericaRestoring the Vital Center to American Democracy

Uniting America: Restoring the Vital Center to American Democracy

Norton Garfinkle and Daniel Yankelovich (eds)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300108569
eISBN:
9780300133189
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300108569.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

This book rejects the myth of polarization. On topics ranging from the war on terrorism, health care, economic policy and Social Security, to religion, diversity and immigration, it argues that there ... More

The Unsustainable Costs of Partial Deregulation

The Unsustainable Costs of Partial Deregulation

Paul W. MacAvoy

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300121285
eISBN:
9780300137750
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300121285.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

Three decades ago, federal policymakers—Republicans and Democrats—embarked on a general strategy of deregulation. In the electricity, gas delivery, and telecommunications industries, the strategy ... More

Victorian Bloomsbury

Victorian Bloomsbury

Rosemary Ashton

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300154474
eISBN:
9780300154481
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300154474.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

While Bloomsbury is now associated with Virginia Woolf and her early twentieth-century circle of writers and artists, the neighborhood was originally the undisputed intellectual quarter of ... More

Virginia WoolfBecoming a Writer

Virginia Woolf: Becoming a Writer

Katherine Dalsimer

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300092080
eISBN:
9780300133769
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300092080.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

By the time she was twenty-four, Virginia Woolf had suffered a series of devastating losses that later she would describe as “sledge-hammer blows,” beginning with the death of her mother when she was ... More

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