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February 27, 2014

 

Four new titles have been added to Very Short Introductions! These titles are:

  • African Religions: A Very Short Introduction by Jacob K. Olupona, which offers a wide-ranging look at the myriad indigenous religious traditions on the African continent, drawing on archeological research, historical evidence, ethnographic studies, and archival materials.
     
  • Darwin: A Very Short Introduction by Jonathan Howard, which explores how Charles Darwin's theory of evolution has revolutionized biology since it was first presented to a wide readership in 1859.
     
  • Family Law: A Very Short Introduction by Jonathan Herring, which provides insight not only into what family law is, but why it is the way it is.
     
  • Philosophy of Law: A Very Short Introduction (new edition) by Raymond Wacks, which analyses the nature and purpose of the legal system, and the practice by courts, lawyers, and judges.

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                    African Religions: A Very Short Introduction           Darwin: A Very Short Introduction           Family Law: A Very Short Introduction           Philosophy of Law: A Very Short Introduction (new edition)