New Books – May 14, 2013


 

 

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Moral origins : the evolution of virtue, altruism, and shame

by Boehm, Christopher

 

 

   

New York : Basic Books, c2012.

 

Call #: BJ1311 .B645 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780465020485 (hardcover : alk. paper)

0465020488 (hardcover : alk. paper)

9780465029198 (e-book)

0465029191 (e-book)

 

 

 

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The ocean of life : the fate of man and the sea

by Roberts, Callum

 

 

   

New York : Viking, 2012.

 

Call #: CB465 .R62 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780670023547

067002354X

 

 

 

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A new environmental ethics : the next millennium for life on earth

by Rolston, Holmes, 1932-

 

 

   

New York : Routledge, 2012.

 

Call #: GE42 .R65 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780415884846 (pbk. : alk. paper)

0415884845

9780415884839 (hardback : alk. paper)

0415884837 (hardback : alk. paper)

9780203804339 (ebook)

0203804333 (ebook)

 

 

 

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Wasted world : how our consumption challenges the planet

by Hengeveld, Rob.

 

 

   

Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2012.

 

Call #: GF75 .H45 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780226326993 (cloth : alk. paper)

0226326993 (cloth : alk. paper)

 

 

 

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Under the surface : fracking, fortunes and the fate of the Marcellus Shale

by Wilber, Tom, 1958-

 

 

   

Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2012.

 

Call #: HD9581.2.S53 W55 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780801450167 (cloth : alk. paper)

0801450160 (cloth : alk. paper)

 

 

 

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Margaret Atwood

by Bouson, J. Brooks

 

 

   

Ipswich, Mass. : Salem Press, c2013.

 

Call #: PR9199.3.A8 Z7475 2013

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9781429837217 (hardcover)

1429837217 (hardcover)

 

 

 

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Langston Hughes

by Miller, R. Baxter

 

 

   

Ipswich, Mass. : Salem Press, c2013.

 

Call #: PS3515.U274 Z6687 2013

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9781429837248 (hardcover)

1429837241 (hardcover)

9781429837729 (ebook)

1429837721 (ebook)

 

 

 

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John Steinbeck

by Noble, Donald R.

 

 

   

Pasadena, Calif. : Salem Press, c2011.

 

Call #: PS3537.T3234 Z715466 2011

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9781587657030 (alk. paper)

1587657031 (alk. paper)

 

 

 

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The scientists : an epic of discovery

by Robinson, Andrew, 1957-

 

 

   

New York : Thames & Hudson, 2012.

 

Call #: Q141 .S3712 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780500251911

0500251916

 

 

 

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In pursuit of the unknown : 17 equations that changed the world

by Stewart, Ian, 1945-

 

 

   

New York : Basic Books, 2012.

 

Call #: QA21 .S834 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780465029730

0465029736

 

 

 

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Measurement

by Lockhart, Paul.

 

 

   

Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, c2012.

 

Call #: QA447 .L625 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780674057555 (hardcover : alk. paper)

0674057554 (hardcover : alk. paper)

 

 

 

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Feynman

by Ottaviani, Jim, Vitus, Marion., Sycamore, Hilary, First Second., Sky Blue Ink.

 

 

   

New York : First Second, 2011 (Printed in China)

 

Call #: QC16.F49 O88 2011

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9781596432598

1596432594

 

 

 

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The dreams that stuff is made of : the most astounding papers on quantum physics–and how they shook the scientific world

by Hawking, S. W. (Stephen W.)

 

 

   

Philadelphia, PA : Running Press, c2011.

 

Call #: QC173.98 .D74 2011

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780762434343

0762434341

 

 

 

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Waking the giant : how a changing climate triggers earthquakes, tsunamis, and volcanoes

by McGuire, Bill, 1954-

 

 

   

Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2012.

 

Call #: QC903 .M396 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780199592265

0199592268

 

 

 

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The city and the coming climate : climate change in the places we live

by Stone, Brian, Jr.

 

 

   

New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.

 

Call #: QC903 .S86 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9781107016712 (hardcover)

1107016711 (hardcover)

9781107602588 (pbk.)

1107602580 (pbk.)

 

 

 

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From stars to stalagmites : how everything connects

by Braterman, Paul S.

 

 

   

Singapore ; London ; Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific, c2012.

 

Call #: QD37 .B68 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9789814324977 (pbk.)

9814324973

 

 

 

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Secrets of the ice : Antarctica’s clues to climate, the universe, and the limits of life

by Meduna, Veronika.

 

 

   

New Haven : Yale University Press , 2012.

 

Call #: QH84.2 .M43 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780300187007 (hardcover)

0300187009 (hardcover)

 

 

 

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Bayou-diversity : nature and people in the Louisiana bayou country

by Ouchley, Kelby, 1951-

 

 

   

Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, c2011.

 

Call #: QH105.L8 O93 2011

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780807138595 (cloth : alk. paper)

0807138592 (cloth : alk. paper)

 

 

 

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Transhumanist dreams and dystopian nightmares : the promise and peril of genetic engineering

by Mehlman, Maxwell J.

 

 

   

Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012.

 

Call #: QH442 .M44 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9781421406695 (hbk. : acid-free paper)

1421406691 (hbk. : acid-free paper)

9781421407272 (electronic)

1421407272 (electronic)

 

 

 

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Our genes, our choices : how genotype and gene interactions affect behavior

by Goldman, David, M.D.

 

 

   

London ; Waltham, MA : Elsevier Academic Press, 2012.

 

Call #: QH457 .G65 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780123969521

0123969522

 

 

 

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Life everlasting : the animal way of death

by Heinrich, Bernd, 1940-

 

 

   

Boston, Mass. : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, c2012.

 

Call #: QH541.13 .H45 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780547752662 (hardcover)

0547752660 (hardcover)

 

 

 

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The stem cell dilemma : the scientific breakthroughs, ethical concerns, political tensions, and hope surrounding stem cell research

by Furcht, Leo, Hoffman, William R.

 

 

   

New York : Arcade Pub., c2011.

 

Call #: QH588.S83 F87 2011

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9781611453522 (pbk. : alk. paper)

1611453526

 

 

 

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Polar bears : a complete guide to their biology and behavior

by Derocher, Andrew E., Lynch, Wayne

 

 

   

Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press ; [Bozeman, Mont.] : In association with Polar Bears International, 2012.

 

Call #: QL737.C27 D47 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9781421403052 (hardcover : alk. paper)

1421403056 (hardcover : alk. paper)

 

 

 

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Dolphin confidential : confessions of a field biologist

by Bearzi, Maddalena

 

 

   

Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2012.

 

Call #: QL737.C432 B43 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780226040158 (cloth : alkaline paper)

0226040151 (cloth : alkaline paper)

 

 

 

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Bats of the United States and Canada

by Harvey, Michael J., Altenbach, J. Scott (Joe Scott), Best, Troy L.

 

 

   

Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011.

 

Call #: QL737.C5 H383 2011

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9781421401911 (pbk. : alk. paper)

1421401916 (pbk. : alk. paper)

 

 

 

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Neurogastronomy : how the brain creates flavor and why it matters

by Shepherd, Gordon M., 1933-

 

 

   

New York : Columbia University Press, c2012.

 

Call #: QP458 .S44 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780231159104 (cloth : alk. paper)

0231159102 (cloth : alk. paper)

9780231530316 (e-book)

0231530315 (e-book)

 

 

 

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Bacteria : the benign, the bad, and the beautiful

by Wassenaar, Trudy M.

 

 

   

Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley-Blackwell, c2012.

 

Call #: QR74.8 .W37 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9781118107669 (pbk.)

1118107667 (pbk.)

9781118143391 (oBook)

1118143396 (oBook)

9781118143360 (ePDF)

1118143361 (ePDF)

9781118143384 (ePub)

1118143388 (ePub)

9781118143377 (eMOBI)

111814337X (eMOBI)

 

 

 

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Biomedical computing : digitizing life in the United States

by November, Joseph Adam, 1975-

 

 

   

Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012.

 

Call #: R858 .N68 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9781421404684 (hdbk. : alk. paper)

1421404680 (hdbk. : alk. paper)

 

 

 

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Changing planet, changing health : how the climate crisis threatens our health and what we can do about it

by Epstein, Paul R., Ferber, Dan

 

 

   

Berkeley : University of California Press, c2011.

 

Call #: RA793 .E67 2011

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780520269095 (hardback)

0520269098 (hardback)

 

 

 

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American canopy : trees, forests, and the making of a nation

by Rutkow, Eric

 

 

   

New York : Scribner, 2012.

 

Call #: SD143 .R88 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9781439193549 (hbk.)

1439193541 (hbk.)

9781439193587 (pbk.)

1439193584 (pbk.)

 

 

 

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Hazardous wastes, industrial disasters, and environmental health risks : local and global environmental struggles

by Adeola, Francis O., 1956-

 

 

   

New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.

 

Call #: TD1030 .A326 2011

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780230118218

0230118216

 

 

 

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Tragedy and triumph in orbit : the eighties and early nineties

by Evans, Ben, 1976-

 

 

   

New York : Springer ; Chichester, UK : Published in association with Praxis Pub., c2012.

 

Call #: TL788.5 .E832 2012

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9781461434290 (acid-free paper)

1461434297 (acid-free paper)

9781461434306 (electronic bk.)

1461434300 (electronic bk.)

 

 

 

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Plastic : a toxic love story

by Freinkel, Susan, 1957-

 

 

   

Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2011.

 

Call #: TP1120 .F74 2011

 

Location: 

LSC-North Harris (nor)

 

ISBN: 

9780547152400

054715240X

9781617933660

161793366X

 
 
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