- University of Arizona Press
The University of Arizona Press, a
publishing housefounded in 1959 as a department of the University of Arizona, is a nonprofit publisher of scholarly and regional books. As a delegate of the University of Arizona to the larger world, the Press publishes the work of scholars wherever they may be, concentrating upon scholarship that reflects the special strengths of the University of Arizona, Arizona State University, and Northern Arizona University.
The Press publishes about fifty-five books annually and has some 600 books in print. These include scholarly titles in
American Indian studies, anthropology, archaeology, environmental studies, geography, Chicano studies, history, Latin American studies, and the space sciences.
The UA Press also publishes general interest books on
Arizonaand the Southwest borderlands. In addition, the Press publishes books of personal essays, such as Nancy Mairs's "Plaintext" and two series in literature: Sun Tracks: An American Indian Literary Series and Camino del Sol: A Chicana/o Literary Series.
* [http://www.uapress.arizona.edu/ University of Arizona Press website]
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