We're very pleased to announce that the Princeton University Press has now launched Princeton Scholarship Online (PRSO), onto the University Press Scholarship Online (UPSO) platform, offering access to hundreds of books across a diverse range of subject areas.
Princeton University Press brings scholarly ideas to the world. They publish books that connect authors and readers across spheres of knowledge to advance and enrich the human conversation.
Read more from Christie Henry in her Letter from the Director.
Today PRSO launches with over 400 books across nineteen primary modules:
Anthropology | Archaeology | Biology | Business and Management | Economics and Finance | Education | Environmental Science | History | Law | Literature | Mathematics | Neuroscience | Philosophy | Physics | Political Science | Psychology | Religion | Society and Culture | Sociology
As publishers of highly influential books since 1905, the Press's publishing narrative includes landmark titles such as Albert Einstein’s The Meaning of Relativity (1922), John von Neumann’s and Oskar Morgenstern’s The Theory of Games and Economic Behavior (1937), Caroline Levine’s Forms: Whole, Rhythm, Hierarchy, Network (2015), Michael Suk-Young Chwe’s Jane Austen, Game Theorist (2013), and Abraham Loeb & Steven R. Furlanetto’s The First Galaxies in the Universe (2013); as well as ambitious scholarly publishing projects, among them The Papers of Woodrow Wilson, The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau, and The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein. The Press has published over 50 Nobel Prize winners, including Angus Deaton, Jean Tirole, Robert J. Shiller, Lars Peter Hansen, Thomas J. Sargent, and Edmund S. Phelps.
To celebrate the launch of PRSO, we’ve made a selection of chapters from some of the press's key titles freely available, for a limited time. Delve in to discover more:
- 'A Cooperative Species' from A Cooperative Species: Human Reciprocity and Its Evolution
- 'People and Places' from Afghanistan: A Cultural and Political History
- 'Basic Concepts in Group Problem Solving' from Group Problem Solving
- 'What Is It about Planet Earth?' from Oxygen: A Four Billion Year History
- 'Introducing Black Holes: Event Horizons and Singularities' from What Does a Black Hole Look Like?
- 'Toleration' from Why Tolerate Religion?