Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, August 31, 2012

8 Keys to Brain-Body Balance
Robert Scaer
Norton, New York, 2012
Paperback: 176 pp., illus. $19.95. ISBN 9780393707472.    ORDER
8 Keys to Mental Health.

About Time
Cosmology and Culture at the Twilight of the Big Bang
Adam Frank
Free Press (Simon and Schuster), New York, 2012
Paperback: 429 pp., illus. $16. ISBN 9781439169605.    ORDER
Reprint, 2011 ed.

Addiction by Design
Machine Gambling in Las Vegas
Natasha Dow Schüll
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2012
Hardback: 456 pp. $35, £24.95. ISBN 9780691127552.    ORDER

America the Possible
Manifesto for a New Economy
James Gustave Speth
Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2012
Hardback: 267 pp. $30. ISBN 9780300180763.    ORDER

Arctic Shorebirds in North America
A Decade of Monitoring
Jonathan Bart and Victoria Johnston, Eds.
University of California Press, Berkeley, 2012
Hardback: 316 pp., illus. $80, £55. ISBN 9780520273108.    ORDER
Studies in Avian Biology, 44.

Atlas of Oocytes, Zygotes and Embryos in Reproductive Medicine
Marc Van den Bergh, Thomas Ebner, and Kay Elder
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 271 pp., illus. + CD-ROM. $150, £85. ISBN 9781107004641.    ORDER

Being in Time
Dynamical Models of Phenomenal Experience
Shimon Edelman, Tomer Fekete, and Neta Zach, Eds.
John Benjamins, Philadelphia, 2012
Hardback: 277 pp., illus. $149,, €99. ISBN 9789027213549.    ORDER
Advances in Consciousness Research, 88.

The Best Science Writing Online 2012
Jennifer Ouellette, Ed.
Scientific American/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, 2012
Paperback: 344 pp., illus. $16. ISBN 9780374533342.    ORDER

Chemistry and the Environment
Sven E. Harnung and Matthew S. Johnson
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2012
Paperback: 445 pp., illus. $75, £40. ISBN 9781107682573.    ORDER

Childhood Leukemias
3rd ed.
Ching-Hon Pui, Ed.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 892 pp., illus. $225. ISBN 9780521196611.    ORDER

Complications of Female Incontinence and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery
Howard B. Goldman, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 246 pp., illus. $189. ISBN 9781617799235.    ORDER
Current Clinical Urology.

Earth Materials
Introduction to Mineralogy and Petrology
Cornelis Klein and Anthony R. Philpotts
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2012
Paperback: 551 pp., illus. $99, £40. ISBN 9780521145213.    ORDER

The Energy of Slaves
Oil and the New Servitude
Andrew Nikiforuk
Greystone (Douglas & McIntyre), Vancouver, Canada, 2012
Hardback: 295 pp. $24.95. ISBN 9781553659785.    ORDER

Engineering the Climate
The Ethics of Solar Radiation Management
Christopher J. Preston, Ed.
Lexington (Rowman and Littlefield), Lanham, MD, 2012
Hardback: 277 pp. $75, £44.95. ISBN 9780739175408.    ORDER

Essential Public Health
Theory and Practice. 2nd ed.
Stephen Gillam, Jan Yates, and Padmanabhan Badrinath
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Paperback: 346 pp., illus. $59.99, £35. ISBN 9781107601765.    ORDER

Evolution
Making Sense of Life
Carl Zimmer and Douglas J. Emlen
Roberts, Englewood, CO, 2012
Hardback: 714 pp., illus. $115. ISBN 9781936221172.    ORDER

Green Radio Communication Networks
Ekram Hossain, Vijay K. Bhargava, and Gerhard P. Fettweis, Eds.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 438 pp., illus. $125, £80. ISBN 9781107017542.    ORDER

How Ancient Europeans Saw the World
Vision, Patterns, and the Shaping of the Mind in Prehistoric Times
Peter S. Wells
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2012
Hardback: 303 pp., illus. $35, £24.95. ISBN 9780691143385.    ORDER

A Life Interrupted
The Long Night of Marjorie Day
Ruth Levy Guyer
Harvard Book Store, Cambridge, MA, 2012
Paperback: 239 pp., illus. $16. ISBN 9780615600666.    ORDER

Longleaf, Far as the Eye Can See
A New Vision of North America's Richest Forest
Bill Finch et al.
University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 2012
Hardback: 192 pp., illus. $35. ISBN 9780807835753.    ORDER

Lost Antarctica
Adventures in a Disappearing Land
James McClintock
Palgrave Macmillan (St. Martin's), New York, 2012
Hardback: 243 pp., illus. $26, C$30. ISBN 9780230112452.    ORDER

Management of Prostate Cancer
3rd ed.
Eric A. Klein and J. Stephen Jones, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 440 pp., illus. $209. ISBN 9781607612582.    ORDER
Current Clinical Urology.

Measurement
Paul Lockhart
Belknap Press of the Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2012
Hardback: 415 pp., illus. $29.95. ISBN 9780674057555.    ORDER

Measuring the Universe
A Multiwavelength Perspective
George H. Rieke
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 355 pp., illus. $75, £40. ISBN 9780521762298.    ORDER

My Sister Rosalind Franklin
Jenifer Glynn
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2012
Hardback: 186 pp., illus. $27.95, £14.99. ISBN 9780199699629.    ORDER

Native Listening
Language Experience and the Recognition of Spoken Words
Anne Cutler
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2012
Hardback: 573 pp., illus. $50, £35.95. ISBN 9780262017565.    ORDER

Neotropical Birds of Prey
Biology and Ecology of a Forest Raptor Community
David F. Whitacre, Ed.
Comstock (Cornell University Press), Ithaca, NY, 2012
Hardback: 430 pp., illus. $75. ISBN 9780801440793.    ORDER
Published in association with The Peregrine Fund.

The Ravenous Brain
How the New Science of Consciousness Explains Our Insatiable Search for Meaning
Daniel Bor
Basic Books (Perseus), New York, 2012
Hardback: 344 pp., illus. $27.99, C$31. ISBN 9780465020478.    ORDER

Relativistic Astrophysics of the Transient Universe
Gravitation, Hydrodynamics and Radiation
Maurice H. P. M. van Putten and Amir Levinson
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 353 pp., illus. $80, £50. ISBN 9781107010734.    ORDER

Royal Cities of the Ancient Maya
Michael D. Coe. Photographs by Barry Brukoff
Vendome, New York, 2012
Hardback: 224 pp., illus. $50, C$42.50. ISBN 9780865652842.    ORDER

Secrets of the Ice
Antarctica's Clues to Climate, the Universe, and the Limits of Life
Veronika Meduna
Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2012
Hardback: 232 pp., illus. $40. ISBN 9780300187007.    ORDER

Shepherds of Coyote Rocks
Cat Urbigkit
Countryman (Norton), Woodstock, VT, 2012
Hardback: 303 pp., illus. $24.95, C$26.50. ISBN 9781581571578.    ORDER

Something Incredibly Wonderful Happens
Frank Oppenheimer and His Astonishing Exploratorium
K. C. Cole
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2012
Paperback: 410 pp., illus. $19, £12.50. ISBN 9780226113470.    ORDER
Reprint, 2009 ed.

The Spark of Life
Electricity in the Human Body
Frances Ashcroft
Norton, New York, 2012
Hardback: 351 pp., illus. $28.95, C$31. ISBN 9780393078039.    ORDER

Techno-Fix
Why Technology Won't Save Us or the Environment
Michael Huesemann and Joyce Huesemann
New Society, Gabriola Island, Canada, 2012
Paperback: 463 pp. $24.95, C$24.95. ISBN 9780865717046.    ORDER

Tidal Marsh Restoration
A Synthesis of Science and Management
Charles T. Roman and David M. Burdick, Eds.
Island, Washington, DC, 2012
Paperback: 427 pp., illus. $50. ISBN 9781597265768.    ORDER
Science and Practice of Ecological Restoration.

The Universal Sense
How Hearing Shapes the Mind
Seth S. Horowitz
Bloomsbury, New York, 2012
Hardback: 320 pp. $25. ISBN 9781608190904.    ORDER

Uterine Pathology
Robert A. Soslow and Teri A. Longacre, Eds.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 362 pp., illus. $192, £120. ISBN 9780521509800.    ORDER
Illustrated Surgical Pathology.

Values-Based Commissioning of Health and Social Care
Christopher Heginbotham
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Paperback: 165 pp., illus. $49.95, £29.99. ISBN 9781107603356.    ORDER
Values-Based Medicine.

Visible Empire
Botanical Expeditions and Visual Culture in the Hispanic Enlightenment
Daniela Bleichmar
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2012
Hardback: 298 pp., illus. $55, £33.50. ISBN 9780226058535.    ORDER

Waveform Design for Active Sensing Systems
A Computational Approach
Hao He, Jian Li, and Petre Stoica
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 326 pp., illus. $110, £70. ISBN 9781107019690.    ORDER

What's So Mysterious About Meteorites?
O. Richard Norton and Dorothy Sigler Norton
Mountain, Missoula, MT, 2012
Paperback: 100 pp., illus. $17. ISBN 9780878425914.    ORDER

The Wild Duck Chase
Inside the Strange and Wonderful World of the Federal Duck Stamp Contest
Martin J. Smith
Walker, New York, 2012
Hardback: 272 pp., illus. $25. ISBN 9780802779526.    ORDER