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KPU Faculty Picks for Diving into the Disciplines

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Diving into the Disciplines is a curated reading list designed to inspire as well as to inform students new to a field. KPU instructors from the Faculty of Arts have handpicked this collection of engaging books. So whether you are considering a new major or just love good writing and have a curious mind, there will be something here for you. Selections are arranged by discipline on the tabs to the left.

Beneath each title is a short rationale for the choice, written by a KPU instructor.

Click on the image of the book to see if it is available through the library catalogue. All you need is a KPU library card to borrow the print version, or if available online, your KPU login.

KPU instructors who would wishing to make a recommendation, please use this form

Questions? Feel free to contact Jennifer Williams at or Celia Brinkerhoff at