Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, November 02, 2012

Advances in Stem Cell Research
Hossein Baharvand and Nasser Aghdami, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 412 pp., illus. $169.99. ISBN 9781617799396.    ORDER
Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine.

The Afterlives of Animals
A Museum Menagerie
Samuel J. M. M. Alberti
University of Virginia Press, Charlottesville, VA, 2012
Hardback: 255 pp., illus. $35. ISBN 9780813931678.    ORDER

Alcohol, Nutrition, and Health Consequences
Ronald Ross Watson, Victor R. Preedy, and Sherma Zibadi, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 600 pp., illus. $279. ISBN 9781627030465.    ORDER
Nutrition and Health.

Amyloid and Related Disorders
Surgical Pathology and Clinical Correlations
Maria M. Picken, Ahmet Dogan, and Guillermo A. Herrera, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 443 pp., illus. $219. ISBN 9781607613886.    ORDER
Current Clinical Pathology.

Angst
Origins of Anxiety and Depression
Jeffrey P. Kahn
Oxford University Press, New York, 2012
Hardback: 310 pp., illus. $34.95, £22.50. ISBN 9780199796441.    ORDER

Animal Models of Acute Neurological Injuries II
Injury and Mechanistic Assessments. Vol. 1
Jun Chen et al.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 724 pp., illus. $179. ISBN 9781617795756.    ORDER

The Antidote
Happiness for People Who Can't Stand Positive Thinking
Oliver Burkeman
Faber and Faber (Farrar, Straus, and Giroux), New York, 2012
Hardback: 250 pp. $25. ISBN 9780865479418.    ORDER

The Battle for the Life and Beauty of the Earth
A Struggle Between Two World-Systems
Christopher Alexander, with HansJoachim Neis and Maggie Moore Alexander
Oxford University Press, New York, 2012
Hardback: 515 pp., illus. $45, £30. ISBN 9780199898077.    ORDER

The Brain Book
Development, Function, Disorder, Health
Ken Ashwell
Firefly, Buffalo, 2012
Hardback: 352 pp., illus. $45. ISBN 9781770851269.    ORDER

The Brain Supremacy
Notes from the Frontiers of Neuroscience
Kathleen Taylor
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2012
Hardback: 380 pp., illus. $29.95, £18.99. ISBN 9780199603374.    ORDER

Can Animals Be Moral?
Mark Rowlands
Oxford University Press, New York, 2012
Hardback: 271 pp. $29.95, £18.99. ISBN 9780199842001.    ORDER

Cell Imaging Techniques
Methods and Protocols. 2nd ed.
Douglas J. Taatjes and Jürgen Roth, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 568 pp., illus. $159. ISBN 9781627030557.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 931.

Chemical and Physical Signatures for Microbial Forensics
John B. Cliff et al.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 150 pp., illus. $109. ISBN 9781603272179.    ORDER
Infectious Disease.

Clinical Applications of Capillary Electrophoresis
Methods and Protocols
Terry M. Phillips and Heather Kalish, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 326 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781627030281.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 919.

Cultural Development of Mathematical Ideas
Papua New Guinea Studies
Geoffrey B. Saxe
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2012
Hardback: 398 pp., illus. $99, £60. ISBN 9780521761666.    ORDER
Learning in Doing: Social, Cognitive and Computational Perspectives.

Diabetes and Hypertension
Evaluation and Management
Samy I. McFarlane and George L. Bakris, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 202 pp., illus. $149. ISBN 9781603273565.    ORDER
Contemporary Diabetes.

Diabetes and Peripheral Vascular Disease
Diagnosis and Management
Gautam V. Shrikhande and James F. McKinsey, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 257 pp., illus. $149. ISBN 9781627031578.    ORDER
Contemporary Diabetes.

The Diabetic Foot
Medical and Surgical Management. 3rd ed.
Arstidis Veves, John M. Giurini, and Frank W. LoGerfo, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 568 pp., illus. $239. ISBN 9781617797903.    ORDER
Contemporary Diabetes.

Diagnostic, Prognostic and Therapeutic Value of Gene Signatures
Antonio Russo, Stefano Jacobelli, and Juan Iovanna, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 194 pp., illus. $149.99. ISBN 9781617793578.    ORDER
Current Clinical Pathology.

Do We Really Understand Quantum Mechanics?
Franck Laloë
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 408 pp., illus. $75, £40. ISBN 9781107025011.    ORDER

Essentials of Sleep Medicine
An Approach for Clinical Pulmonology
M. Safwan Badr, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 428 pp., illus. $189.99. ISBN 9781607617341.    ORDER
Respiratory Medicine.

Far from the Tree
Parents, Children, and the Search for Identity
Andrew Solomon
Scribner (Simon and Schuster), New York, 2012
Hardback: 974 pp., illus. $37.50, C$39.99. ISBN 9780743236713.    ORDER

A General Relativity Workbook
Thomas A. Moore
University Science, Sausalito, CA, 2012
Paperback: 496 pp., illus. $62.50. ISBN 9781891389825.    ORDER

Ghrelin in Health and Disease
Roy G. Smith and Michael O. Thorner, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 304 pp., illus. $169. ISBN 9781617799020.    ORDER
Contemporary Endocrinology.

The Handbook of Metabolomics
Teresa Whei-Mei Fan, Andrew N. Lane, and Richard M. Higashi, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 494 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781617796173.    ORDER
Methods in Pharmacology and Toxicology.

Helicobacter Species
Methods and Protocols
JeanMarie Houghton, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 268 pp., illus. $119. ISBN 9781627030045.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 921.

Hepatic Encephalopahty
Kevin D. Mullen and Ravi K. Prakash, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 264 pp., illus. $149.99. ISBN 9781617798351.    ORDER
Clinical Gastroenterology.

Homology Modeling
Methods and Protocols
Andrew J. W. Orry and Ruben Abagyan, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 431 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781617795879.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 857.

Kidney Development
Methods and Protocols
Odyssé Michos, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 429 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781617798504.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 886.

Membrane Protein Structure and Dynamics
Methods and Protocols
Nagarajan Vaidehi and Judith Klein-Seetharaman, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 369 pp., illus. $109.99. ISBN 9781627030229.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 914.

Mitochondrial DNA, Mitochondria, Disease and Stem Cells
Justin C. St. John, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 199 pp., illus. $149.99. ISBN 9781627031004.    ORDER
Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine.

The Moon in the Nautilus Shell
Discordant Harmonies Reconsidered. From Climate Change to Species Extinction, How Life Persists in An Ever-Changing World
Daniel B. Botkin
Oxford University Press, New York, 2012
Hardback: 448 pp., illus. $29.95, £18.99. ISBN 9780199913916.    ORDER

Nanotechnology for Nucleic Acid Delivery
Methods and Protocols
Manfred Ogris and David Oupicky, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 298 pp., illus. $129. ISBN 9781627031394.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 948.

Neurotrophic Factors
Methods and Protocols
Stephen D. Skaper, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 435 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781617795350.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 846.

Odontogenesis
Methods and Protocols
Chrissa Kioussi, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 204 pp., illus. $94.99. ISBN 9781617798597.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 887.

On a Farther Shore
The Life and Legacy of Rachel Carson
William Souder
Crown (Random House), New York, 2012
Hardback: 509 pp., illus. $30, C$35. ISBN 9780307462206.    ORDER

Peripheral and Cerebrovascular Intervention
Deepak L. Bhatt, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 246 pp., illus. $189. ISBN 9781603279642.    ORDER
Contemporary Cardiology.

Plant Mineral Nutrients
Methods and Protocols
Frans J. M. Maathuis, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 309 pp., illus. $119. ISBN 9781627031516.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 953.

Protocols for Micropropagation of Selected Economically-Important Horticultural Plants
Maurizio Lambardi, Elif Aylin Ozudogru, and Shri Mohan Jain, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 506 pp., illus. $159. ISBN 9781627030731.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology.

Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Research
Evidence-Based Practice and Practice-Based Evidence
Raymond A. Levyy, J. Stuart Ablon, and Horst Kächele, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 680 pp., illus. $189. ISBN 9781607617914.    ORDER
Current Clinical Psychiatry.

Quantum Models of Cognition and Decision
Jerome R. Busemeyer and Peter D. Bruza
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 423 pp., illus. $99 , £65. ISBN 9781107011991.    ORDER

The Rarest Blue
The Remarkable Story of an Ancient Color Lost to History and Rediscovered
Baruch Sterman, with Judy Taubes Sterman
Lyons (Globe Pequot), Guilford, CT, 2012
Hardback: 320 pp., illus. $24.95, C$27.50. ISBN 9780762782222.    ORDER

Renal Cell Carcinoma
Clinical Management
Steven C. Campbell and Brian I. Rini, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 374 pp., illus. $169.99. ISBN 9781627030618.    ORDER
Current Clinical Urology.

Rho GTPases
Methods and Protocols
Franciso Rivero, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 421 pp., illus. $109.99. ISBN 9781617794414.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 827.

Scientific Method in Brief
Hugh G. Gauch Jr.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Paperback: 305 pp., illus. $39.99, £24.99. ISBN 9781107666726.    ORDER

Short Stay Management of Acute Heart Failure
2nd ed.
W. Frank Peacock, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 361 pp., illus. $189. ISBN 9781617796265.    ORDER
Contemporary Cardiology.

The Signal and the Noise
Why So Many Predictions Fail--But Some Don't
Nate Silver
Penguin, New York, 2012
Hardback: 542 pp., illus. $27.95, C$29.50. ISBN 9781594204111.    ORDER

Spectrums
Our Mind-Boggling Universe from Infinitesimal to Infinity
David Blatner
Walker, New York, 2012
Hardback: 192 pp., illus. $25. ISBN 9780802717702.    ORDER

Translational Endocrinology of Bone
Reproduction, Metabolism, and the Central Nervous System
Gerard Karsenty, Ed.
Academic (Elsevier), London, 2012
Hardback: 236 pp., illus. $139.95, €100. ISBN 9780124157842.    ORDER

TRP Channels in Drug Discovery
Vol. II
Arpad Szaliasi and Tamás Bíró, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 503 pp., illus. $179. ISBN 9781627030946.    ORDER
Methods in Pharmacology and Toxicology, vol. 1.