Fall 2015 catalog cover

In addition to the new hardcover and ebook releases, the Penn Press fall 2015 list includes many first-time paperbacks, among them: Topographical Stories; The Birth of Orientalism; The Mixed Multitude; The Death of a Prophet; Afghanistan Declassified; 1812; Shame and Honor; and Sunbelt Capitalism.

Complete Catalog By Author: K

Titles from the Penn Press catalog, grouped by author's last name.


Kaeuper, Holy Warriors: The Religious Ideology of Chivalry (hc 2009, pb 2014, eb 2012)

Kaeuper/de Charny, A Knight's Own Book of Chivalry (pb 2005, eb 2013)

Kaeuper/Kennedy, The Book of Chivalry of Geoffroi de Charny: Text, Context, and Translation (pb 1996)

Kafer, Charles Brockden Brown's Revolution and the Birth of American Gothic (hc 2004)

Kagan, Cancer in the Lives of Older Americans: Blessings and Battles (hc 2009, eb 2012)

Kalcik/Jordan, Women's Folklore, Women's Culture (pb 1985)

Kaldellis, Procopius of Caesarea: Tyranny, History, and Philosophy at the End of Antiquity (hc 2004, eb 2012)

Kaldellis, Ethnography After Antiquity: Foreign Lands and Peoples in Byzantine Literature (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Kale, Fragments of Empire: Capital, Slavery, and Indian Indentured Labor in the British Caribbean (hc 1998, eb 2010)

Kamath/Hawley, Corporate Governance Failures: The Role of Institutional Investors in the Global Financial Crisis (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Kamminga, Inter-State Accountability for Violations of Human Rights (hc 1992)

Kampen/Trik, The Graffiti of Tikal: Tikal Report 31 (eb 2014)

Kang, Human Rights and Labor Solidarity: Trade Unions in the Global Economy (hc 2012, eb 2012)

Kanigel, Faux Real: Genuine Leather and 200 Years of Inspired Fakes (pb 2010, eb 2011)

Kant/Ashton, On the Old Saw: That May be Right in Theory But It Won't Work in Practice (pb 1974, eb 2013)

Kapchan, Gender on the Market: Moroccan Women and the Revoicing of Tradition (pb 1996, eb 2010)

Kapchan, Cultural Heritage in Transit: Intangible Rights as Human Rights (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Kapteijns, Clan Cleansing in Somalia: The Ruinous Legacy of 1991 (pb 2014, eb 2012)

Karageorghis/Brennan, Ayia Paraskevi Figurines in the University of Pennsylvania Museum (pb 1999)

Karp/Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, The Art of Being Jewish in Modern Times (pb 2008, eb 2013)

Karras, From Boys to Men: Formations of Masculinity in Late Medieval Europe (hc 2002, pb 2002)

Karras, Unmarriages: Women, Men, and Sexual Unions in the Middle Ages (hc 2012, pb 2014, eb 2012)

Karras/Kaye, Law and the Illicit in Medieval Europe (pb 2010, eb 2013)

Kashatus, Almost a Dynasty: The Rise and Fall of the 1980 Phillies (pb 2013)

Kasserman, Fall River Outrage: Life, Murder, and Justice in Early Industrial New England (pb 1986, eb 2010)

Katagiri, Adapting to Win: How Insurgents Fight and Defeat Foreign States in War (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Katakis, Excavating Voices: Listening to Photographs of Native Americans (hc 1998, pb 1998)

Katakis, Excavating Voices: Listening to Photographs of Native Americans, A Postcard Book (pb 1998)

Katz, The Jew in the Art of the Italian Renaissance (hc 2008)

Katz, The Price of Citizenship: Redefining the American Welfare State, Updated Edition (pb 2008)

Katz, Why Don't American Cities Burn? (hc 2011, pb 2013, eb 2012)

Katz/Joskowicz, Secularism in Question: Jews and Judaism in Modern Times (hc Aug 2015)

Katz/Rose, Public Education Under Siege (pb 2014, eb 2013)

Katz/Sugrue, W. E. B. Du Bois, Race, and the City: "The Philadelphia Negro" and Its Legacy (pb 1998)

Katzenberg/Weber, Prehistoric Hunter-Gatherers of the Baikal Region, Siberia: Bioarchaeological Studies of Past Life Ways (hc 2010, eb 2011)

Kautz/Melzer, The Supreme Court and the Idea of Constitutionalism (pb 2011, eb 2011)

Kavanagh, Esthetics of the Moment: Literature and Art in the French Enlightenment ()

Kavanagh, Dice, Cards, Wheels: A Different History of French Culture (hc 2005, eb 2013)

Kay, The Place of Thought: The Complexity of One in Late Medieval French Didactic Poetry (hc 2007)

Kay, Parrots and Nightingales: Troubadour Quotations and the Development of European Poetry (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Kaye/Karras, Law and the Illicit in Medieval Europe (pb 2010, eb 2013)

Kazin/Becker, In Search of Progressive America (pb 2008, eb 2013)

Kealhofer, The Archaeology of Midas and the Phrygians: Recent Work At Gordion (hc 2005, eb 2010)

Kearney, The Incarnate Text: Imagining the Book in Reformation England (hc 2009)

Keith, Political Repression: Courts and the Law (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Keith/Miller, Immigration Judges and U.S. Asylum Policy (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Kelleher, The Measure of Woman: Law and Female Identity in the Crown of Aragon (hc 2010, eb 2011)

Kelly, This Side of Silence: Human Rights, Torture, and the Recognition of Cruelty (hc 2011, pb 2013, eb 2011)

Kelly/Brayman Hackel, Reading Women: Literacy, Authorship, and Culture in the Atlantic World, 1500-1800 (pb 2009, eb 2011)

Kelly/Smith, Food Security in a Global Economy: Veterinary Medicine and Public Health (pb 2008)

Kelly/Thiranagama, Traitors: Suspicion, Intimacy, and the Ethics of State-Building (pb 2012, eb 2011)

Kendall/Bloch, The Museum at the End of the World: Encounters in the Russian Far East (hc 2004, pb 2004)

Kennedy/Kaeuper, The Book of Chivalry of Geoffroi de Charny: Text, Context, and Translation (pb 1996)

Kenoyer/Dales, Excavations at Mohenjo Daro, Pakistan: The Pottery, With an Account of the Pottery from the 1950 Excavations of Sir Mortimer Wheeler (hc 1986)

Kensinger/Reina, The Gift of Birds: Featherworking of Native South American Peoples (pb 1991)

Kenski/Romer, Capturing Campaign Dynamics, 2000 and 2004: The National Annenberg Election Survey (pb 2006)

Kent, China, the United Nations, and Human Rights: The Limits of Compliance (pb 1999, eb 2013)

Kerby-Fulton/Justice, Written Work: Langland, Labor, and Authorship (hc 1997)

Kessler, Spiritual Seeing: Picturing God's Invisibility in Medieval Art (hc 2000)

Kessler, Conceiving Israel: The Fetus in Rabbinic Narratives (hc 2009)

Kessler/Nirenberg, Judaism and Christian Art: Aesthetic Anxieties from the Catacombs to Colonialism (pb 2013, eb 2012)

Kettl/Daniels, On Risk and Disaster: Lessons from Hurricane Katrina (pb 2006, eb 2011)

Khanmohamadi, In Light of Another's Word: European Ethnography in the Middle Ages (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Khosravi, Young and Defiant in Tehran (hc 2007, pb 2009, eb 2011)

Kieschnick/Shahar, India in the Chinese Imagination: Myth, Religion, and Thought (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Kilgore, Astrofuturism: Science, Race, and Visions of Utopia in Space (hc 2003, pb 2003, eb 2010)

Kilgore, Election 2014: Why the Republicans Swept the Midterms (hc 2015)

Kimmerle, Edward W. Redfield: Just Values and Fine Seeing (pb 2004)

King, Voices of the English Reformation: A Sourcebook (pb 2004, eb 2014)

Kingfisher, Women in the American Welfare Trap (pb 1996, eb 2012)

Kingfisher, Western Welfare in Decline: Globalization and Women's Poverty (hc 2002, pb 2002, eb 2013)

Kinoshita, Medieval Boundaries: Rethinking Difference in Old French Literature (hc 2006, eb 2013)

Kirby, A Formalist Theatre (pb 1990, eb 2011)

Kirk/Rivett, Religious Transformations in the Early Modern Americas (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Kirshenblatt-Gimblett/Karp, The Art of Being Jewish in Modern Times (pb 2008, eb 2013)

Kissane, After Civil War: Division, Reconstruction, and Reconciliation in Contemporary Europe (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Kissick/Pauly, Lessons from the First Twenty Years of Medicare: Research Implications for Public and Private Sector Policy (hc 1989)

Klepper, The Insight of Unbelievers: Nicholas of Lyra and Christian Reading of Jewish Text in the Later Middle Ages (hc 2007, pb 2008, eb 2010)

Klide/Kung, Veterinary Acupuncture (pb 2002)

Kliman, Fateful Transitions: How Democracies Manage Rising Powers, from the Eve of World War I to China's Ascendance (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Klin/Poliakov, The History of Anti-Semitism, Volume 4: Suicidal Europe, 1870-1933 (pb 2003)

Klose/Geyer, Human Rights in the Shadow of Colonial Violence: The Wars of Independence in Kenya and Algeria (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Knappett, Thinking Through Material Culture: An Interdisciplinary Perspective (hc 2005, eb 2010)

Knauer, Let Us Fight as Free Men: Black Soldiers and Civil Rights (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Knight, Bound to Read: Compilations, Collections, and the Making of Renaissance Literature (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Knowles, Imagining Philadelphia: Edmund Bacon and the Future of the City (pb 2009, eb 2011)

Knowles, The Disaster Experts: Mastering Risk in Modern America (hc 2011, pb 2013, eb 2012)

Knox/Hegel, Early Theological Writings (pb 1971, eb 2011)

Knox/Hegel, Natural Law: The Scientific Ways of Treating Natural Law, Its Place in Moral Philosophy, and Its Relation to the Positive Sciences of Law (pb 1975, eb 2011)

Kobrin/Teller, Purchasing Power: The Economics of Modern Jewish History (hc Oct 2015)

Kochan/Poliakov, The History of Anti-Semitism, Volume 3: From Voltaire to Wagner (pb 2003)

Kocybala, The Extramural Sanctuary of Demeter and Persephone at Cyrene, Libya, Final Reports VII: The Corinthian Pottery (hc 1999)

Kohl/Witt, The Earthly Republic: Italian Humanists on Government and Society (pb 1978)

Kohler, The Gordion Excavations, 1950-1973, Final Reports Volume II: The Lesser Phrygian Tumuli, Part 1: The Inhumations (hc 1995)

Koinova, Ethnonationalist Conflict in Postcommunist States: Varieties of Governance in Bulgaria, Macedonia, and Kosovo (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Kolodziej, A Force Profonde: The Power, Politics, and Promise of Human Rights (hc 2003, eb 2013)

Konstan/Slavitt, Broken Columns: Two Roman Epic Fragments: "The Achilleid" of Publius Papinius Statius and "The Rape of Proserpine" of Claudius Claudianus (pb 1997)

Koopmans, Wonderful to Relate: Miracle Stories and Miracle Collecting in High Medieval England (hc 2010, eb 2011)

Koops/Zuckerman, Beyond the Century of the Child: Cultural History and Developmental Psychology (hc 2003, eb 2012)

Korda, Shakespeare's Domestic Economies: Gender and Property in Early Modern England (hc 2002, eb 2012)

Korda, Labors Lost: Women's Work and the Early Modern English Stage (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Kornbluh, The Battle for Welfare Rights: Politics and Poverty in Modern America (pb 2007)

Kornhauser, Debating the American State: Liberal Anxieties and the New Leviathan, 1930-1970 (hc 2015, eb 2015)

Korom, Hosay Trinidad: Muharram Performances in an Indo-Caribbean Diaspora (hc 2002, pb 2002, eb 2012)

Korom/Appadurai, Gender, Genre, and Power in South Asian Expressive Traditions (pb 1991)

Kors/Peters, Witchcraft in Europe, 400-1700: A Documentary History, 2/e (pb 2000)

Kosansky/Boustan, Jewish Studies at the Crossroads of Anthropology and History: Authority, Diaspora, Tradition (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Kozodoy, The Secret Faith of Maestre Honoratus: Profayt Duran and Jewish Identity in Late Medieval Iberia (hc Sep 2015)

Kramer, History Begins at Sumer: Thirty-Nine Firsts in Recorded History, 3/e (pb 1988)

Kramer, Sumerian Mythology, r/e (pb 1998)

Kramer/Jelen, Modern Jewish Literatures: Intersections and Boundaries (hc 2010, eb 2011)

Kranenberg/Groen, Women Warriors for Allah: An Islamist Network in the Netherlands (pb 2012)

Krastev, Democracy Disrupted: The Politics of Global Protest (pb 2014, eb 2014)

Kraus/Friedman, Engineering the Financial Crisis: Systemic Risk and the Failure of Regulation (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Krentz, Dangerous Men and Adventurous Women: Romance Writers on the Appeal of the Romance (pb 1992)

Kreutz, Before the Normans: Southern Italy in the Ninth and Tenth Centuries (pb 1996, eb 2011)

Krieger, Urban Tomographies (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Krisak/Ovid, Ovid's Erotic Poems: "Amores" and "Ars Amatoria" (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Krisak/Virgil, Virgil's Eclogues (pb 2012, eb 2011)

Krochalis/Peters, The World of "Piers Plowman" (pb 1975, eb 2011)

Krohn-Hansen, Making New York Dominican: Small Business, Politics, and Everyday Life (hc 2012, eb 2012)

Krueger, Writing and Holiness: The Practice of Authorship in the Early Christian East (hc 2004, pb 2011, eb 2013)

Krueger, Liturgical Subjects: Christian Ritual, Biblical Narrative, and the Formation of the Self in Byzantium (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Krueger/La Sale, Jean de Saintré: A Late Medieval Education in Love and Chivalry (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Krupa/Nugent, State Theory and Andean Politics: New Approaches to the Study of Rule (hc 2015, eb 2015)

Krupat, Red Matters: Native American Studies (pb 2002, eb 2010)

Kuefler, The Making and Unmaking of a Saint: Hagiography and Memory in the Cult of Gerald of Aurillac (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Kuklick, Black Philosopher, White Academy: The Career of William Fontaine (hc 2008, eb 2011)

Kultgen, Ethics and Professionalism (pb 1988, eb 2010)

Kung/Klide, Veterinary Acupuncture (pb 2002)

Kuperman, Constitutions and Conflict Management in Africa: Preventing Civil War Through Institutional Design (hc Jul 2015)

Kurbansakhatov/Hiebert, A Central Asian Village at the Dawn of Civilization: Excavations at Anau, Turkmenistan (hc 2003, eb 2011)

Kushnareva/Michael, The Southern Caucasus in Prehistory: Stages of Cultural and Socioeconomic Development from the Eighth to the Second Millennium B.C. (hc 1997)

Kusimba/Kusimba, East African Archaeology: Foragers, Potters, Smiths, and Traders (hc 2003, eb 2010)

Kuttner, The Economic Illusion: False Choices Between Prosperity and Social Justice (pb 1987)

Kuttner, The End of Laissez-Faire: National Purpose and the Global Economy After the Cold War (pb 1992)

Kuzmina/Mair, The Prehistory of the Silk Road (hc 2007, eb 2015)