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Elaine Scarry

Elaine Scarry is the Cabot Professor of Aesthetics and the General Theory of Value at Harvard University. Her book The Body in Pain was a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist. She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Books by Elaine Scarry

  1. Book CoverThermonuclear Monarchy: Choosing Between Democracy and Doom


    From one of our leading social thinkers, a compelling case for the elimination of nuclear weapons.More

  2. Book CoverThermonuclear Monarchy: Choosing Between Democracy and Doom

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    From one of our leading social thinkers, a compelling case for the elimination of nuclear weapons.More

  3. Book CoverThinking in an Emergency


    Award-winning critic Elaine Scarry provides a vital new assessment of leadership during crisis that ensures the protection of democratic values.More