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This list of books authored or co-authored by current UT Knoxville faculty is a sample of the rich creativity and rigorous scholarship of our researchers and instructors.

To suggest additions to this list, please contact Charles Primm at 865-974-5180 or primmc@utk.edu.


Fine Lines: Vladimir Nabokov’s Scientific Art

Co-editor: Stephen H. Blackwell
This book is the first full appraisal of Vladimir Nabokov’s long-neglected contributions as a scientist. Although his literary achievements are renowned, Nabokov created well over 1,000 technical illustrations of the anatomical structures of butterflies.

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Responsive Landscapes: Strategies for Responsive Technologies in Landscape Architecture

Co-author: Justine Mari Holzman
This book rationalizes interactive architecture and responsive technologies through the lens of contemporary landscape architectural theory.

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Glass Half Full: The Decline and Rebirth of the Legal Profession

Author: Benjamin H. Barton
In this book, Barton discusses the challenges facing today’s legal profession—including a smaller job market and fewer law school applicants—and how these struggles may transform the practice of law and benefit consumers.

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Reading Instruction That Works: The Case for Balanced Teaching

Co-author: Richard Allington
This book demonstrates how successful literacy teachers combine explicit skills instruction with an emphasis on reading for meaning. It explains the theories and findings that guide balanced teaching and illustrates what exemplary lessons look like in action.

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A Companion to Rawls

Co-editor: David Reidy
This book is a comprehensive treatment of the most influential political philosopher of the 20th century, John Rawls, providing a survey that reflects the surge of Rawls scholarship since his death, and the lively debates that have emerged from his work.

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