Stanford University Press

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Stanford University Press (SUP) is the publisher of Stanford University in Stanford , California , in the United States .

Just one year after the university was founded in 1891, the first work with the imprint "Stanford" appeared. The name "Stanford University Press" was first found on a book in 1895. In 1917 the university acquired the printing company and expanded it into a publishing house by 1925. Since 1999 the publishing house has been part of the university library.

According to its own information, the publisher publishes around 130 books a year, with the specialist focus on the humanities and social sciences. The publisher's authors include marine biologist Richard Ellis and philosopher Daniel Boyarin . The linguist Joseph Greenberg published his late work here, including his influential Language in the Americas in 1987 . The Polish scientist Andrzej Walicki received the 1998 Balzan Prize for History for his Slavic cultural history, the English version of which was published by Stanford University Press .

The publisher is a member of the Association of American University Presses and the Association of American Publishers .

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Individual evidence

  1. ^ About Stanford University Press. In: Stanford University Press. Accessed July 14, 2018 .
  2. Richard Ellis ( Memento of the original from April 11, 2009 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. (English) @1@ 2Template: Webachiv / IABot /
  3. ^ The bold theses of the linguist Joseph H. Greenberg. In: September 4, 2000, accessed September 8, 2019 .
  4. Walicki on the Balzan Prize page  ( page no longer available , search in web archivesInfo: The link was automatically marked as defective. Please check the link according to the instructions and then remove this notice.@1@ 2Template: Dead Link /