BOOKS AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW
JOURNAL OF INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES

Alter, Adam.  2018.  Irresistible: The Rise of Addictive Technology and the Business of Keeping Us Hooked.  New York: Penguin Books.  Paper.  354 p.  $18.
Carr, Nicholas.  2020.  The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains.  New York: Norton.  Paper.  354 p.  $17.95.
Ellingsen, Mark.  2020.  Finding Peaks and Valleys in a Flat World: Goodness, Truth and Meaning in the Midst of Today’s Mad Chase for Prosperity and Instant Feedback.  Wilmington, DE: Vernon Press.  Cloth.  74 p.  $29.
Finn, Daniel K., ed.  2020.  Moral Agency Within Social Structures and Culture: A Primer on Critical Realism for Christian Ethics.  Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press.  Paper.  116 p.  $29.95.
Giessman, Hans-Joachim & Roger Mac Ginty, eds.  2018.  The Elgar Companion to Post-Conflict Transition.  Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing.  Cloth.  367 p.  $210.
Gonzalez, Mike.  2020.  The Plot to Change America: How Identity Politics is Dividing the Land of the Free.  New York: Encounter Books.  Cloth.  264 p.  $28.99.
Gregor, Brian.  2019.  Ricoeur’s Hermeneutics of Religion: Rebirth of the Capable Self.  Langham, MD: Lexington Press.  Cloth.  222 p.  $95.
Kurek, Michael.  2019.  The Sound of Beauty: A Classical Composer on Music in the Spiritual Life.  San Francisco, CA: Ignatius Press.  Paper.  229 p.  $17.95.
Lake, Christina Bieber.  2019.  Beyond the Story: American Literary Fiction and the Limits of Materialism.  Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press.  Cloth.  198 p.  $45.
Levering, Matthew.  2019.  The Achievement of Hans Urs von Balthasar: An Introduction to His Trilogy.  Washington, DC: Catholic University of America Press.  Paper.  253 p.  $29.95.
Miller, Rod.  2020.  23% More Spiritual: Christians and the Fad.  Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock.  Paper.  113 p.  $15.
Newstock, Scott.  2020.  How to Think Like Shakespeare: Lessons From a Renaissance Education.  Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.  Cloth. 185 p.  $19.95.
Snyder, Timothy.  2018.  The Road to Unfreedom: Russia, Europe, America.  New York: Tim Duggan Books.  Cloth.  359 p.  $27.
Turkle, Sherry.  2017.  Alone Together: Why We Expect More From Technologies and Less From Each Other.  3rd ed.  New York: Basic Books.  Paper.  361 p.  $17.99.

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