Columbia University Press (CUP) was founded in 1893 and is the fourth-oldest university press in the United States. Throughout its history, one of the strengths of the Press has been the diversity of the Press’s list. The Press has also distinguished itself with its strong list in social work, publishing texts that have been widely adopted in courses and are used by professionals in the field. Through its European Perspectives series and the publication of the Wellek Library Lectures, the Press has published a range of innovative and leading scholars. Other notable lecture series published by Columbia University Press include…
Stone Bridge Press was established in 1989 by Peter Goodman in Berkeley, California. It publishes widely on Japan-related fiction, poetry, culture, anime & manga, guides on Japanese customs, culture, and aesthetics. More recently, Stone Bridge broadened its subjects to more of Asian context, and publish books on Korea and China as well.
Bloomsbury Publishing is a leading independent publishing house, established in 1986, with authors who have won the Nobel, Pulitzer and Booker Prizes, and is the originating publisher and custodian of the Harry Potter series. Bloomsbury Academic & Professional specialises in the humanities and social sciences, performing and visual arts, and law, and publishes over 1,800 books each year.
The Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) is one of the world’s largest engineering institutions with 169,000 members in over 150 countries. The IET is working to engineer a better world by inspiring, informing and influencing our members, engineers and technicians, and all those who are touched by, or touch, the work of engineers.
Intersentia Ltd was originally founded as a subsidiary of Intersentia NV, established in 1997 by Hans Kluwer and based in Mortsel (Belgium). Intersentia is a leading legal publishing house based in Cambridge, UK. Intersentia covers the core of private and public law, as well as the criminal law of different jurisdictions, European Union law, comparative law, international law and human rights. Besides publish academic, professional and educational monographs, and edited collections, Intersentia also have a smaller number of titles dedicated to the fields of business, finance and accounting.
Open Agenda Publishing (OAP), publisher/creator of the award-winning multimedia initiative Ideas Roadshow, offers two monographic scholarly book series – Ideas Roadshow Conversations (100 books) and Ideas Roadshow Collections (20 books) – developed from in-depth conversations between Dr Howard Burton and 100 world-leading experts across the arts and sciences, including 3 Nobel Laureates. These books not only explore cutting-edge academic research, but also reveal the inspirations and personal journeys behind the research which make them powerful pedagogical resources.