Two introductions have been published online this month. Find out more below:
- Freemasonry: A Very Short Introduction, by Andreas Önnerfors, introduces the organization, rituals, and symbols of freemasonry, navigating through the prevalent fictions and conspiracy theories. It also sheds light on the participation of women in freemasonry.
- Heredity: A Very Short Introduction, by John Waller, traces both the technical study of biological inheritance and the ideological use of the concept of heredity from antiquity into a modern age of molecular biology in which a brave new prospect is emerging.