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August 18, 2020

The World as an Architectural Project

By Hashim Sarkis, dean of the School of Architecture and Planning; Roi Salgueiro Barrio, research associate at MIT’s Center for Advanced Urbanism; and Gabriel Kozlowski, SM ’15
MIT Press, 2020, $50

The Mental Life of Modernism: Why Poetry, Painting, and Music Changed at the Turn of the Twentieth Century

By Samuel Jay Keyser, emeritus professor of linguistics and special advisor to the chancellor
MIT Press, 2020, $29.95

Design Justice: Community-Led Practices to Build the World We Need

By Sasha Costanza-Chock, Media Lab research scientist 
MIT Press, 2020, $25

Renewable Energy Finance: Theory and Practice

By Santosh Raikar, SM ’01, and Seabron Adamson, SM ’92
Elsevier, 2019, $99.95

Project Reliability Engineering: Pro Skills for Next Level Maker Projects

By Eyal Shahar, SM ’12
Apress, 2019, $37.99

A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America’s Hurricanes

By Eric Jay Dolin, PhD ’95
Liveright, 2020, $29.95

Scenario Planning for Cities and Regions: Managing and Envisioning Uncertain Futures

By Robert Goodspeed, PhD ’13
Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, 2020, $35

The Riddle of the Rosetta: How an English Polymath and a French Polyglot Discovered the Meaning of Egyptian Hieroglyphs

By Jed Z. Buchwald, former professor of the history of science, and Diane Greco Josefowicz, PhD ’99
Princeton university Press, 2020, $39.95

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