Rice University
Rice Magazine| The Magazine of Rice University | No. 3 | 2009

On the Bookshelf:

'Sum: Forty Takes from the Afterlives'
Mystery of Life After Death
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John Anderson likes to joke that he studies the Antarctic in the winter and the upper Gulf Coast in the summer, but what he sees happening along the Gulf Coast is no laughing matter.
'Fathoming the Cosmos'
Seeking the Oracle

Richard Smith’s friends and colleagues warned him not to tackle the evolution of the “Yijing.” The topic is too big, they said. Too complicated.
'Upper Texas Coast'
Evolution of the Upper Texas Coast

John Anderson likes to joke that he studies the Antarctic in the winter and the upper Gulf Coast in the summer, but what he sees happening along the Gulf Coast is no laughing matter.

Books
Other Publications

Five more publications including: “The Literary Subversions of Medieval Women,” “Measuring Vortices: Architectural Principles in the Age of Cybernetics,” “A Dialogue of Civilizations: Gulen’s Islamic Ideals and Humanistic Discourse,” “Faith in the Halls of Power: How Evangelicals Joined the American Elite,” and “Moon Flights."