Successful College Teaching begins with Throwing Away Your Lecture Notes (K-Selected Books, 2017). Also available on K-Selected Books and its own website.
The Way of the Human Being (Yale, 1999).
Eve’s Breast: The Origin of Consciousness, Language, and the Erotic (K-Selected Books, 2011). Also available on K-Selected Books.
In the Spirit of the Earth: Rethinking History and Time (Johns Hopkins University Press, 1992).
Keepers of the Game: Indian-Animal Relationships and the Fur Trade (University Of California Press, 1978).
Editor, The American Indian and the Problem of History (Oxford University Press, 1987).