Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, May 17, 2013

Ambient Commons
Attention in the Age of Embodied Information
Malcolm McCullough
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2013
Hardback: 363 pp., illus. $27.95. ISBN 9780262018807.    ORDER

Atlas of Electrocardiography
K. Wang
Jaypee Brothers Medical, New Delhi, 2013
Paperback: 320 pp., illus. $55. ISBN 9789350902097.    ORDER

Beyond Nature and Culture
Philippe Descola
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2013
Hardback: 485 pp. $65, £45. ISBN 9780226144450.    ORDER
Translated from the French edition (Paris, 2005) by Janet Lloyd.

The Big Switch
Rewiring the World, From Edison to Google
Nicholas Carr
Norton, New York, 2013
Paperback: 304 pp. $16.95, C$18. ISBN 9780393345223.    ORDER
Reprint, 2008 ed.

Color Atlas of Medical Bacteriology
2nd ed.
Luis M. de la Maza et al.
ASM Press, Washington, DC, 2013
Hardback: 365 pp., illus. $169.95. ISBN 9781555814755.    ORDER

Earth
Evolution of a Habitable World. 2nd ed.
Jonathan I. Lunine
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2013
Paperback: 328 pp., illus. $75, £40. ISBN 9780521615198.    ORDER

Eating on the Wild Side
The Missing Link to Optimum Health
Jo Robinson
Little, Brown (Hachette Book Group USA), New York, 2013
Hardback: 407 pp., illus. $27, C$30. ISBN 9780316227940.    ORDER

Fed-Batch Cultures
Principles and Applications of Semi-Batch Bioreactors
Henry C. Lim and Hwa Sung Shin
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2013
Hardback: 475 pp., illus. $135, £75. ISBN 9780521513364.    ORDER
Cambridge Series in Chemical Engineering.

Field Theories of Condensed Matter Physics
2nd ed.
Eduardo Fradkin
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2013
Hardback: 852 pp., illus. $99, £55. ISBN 9780521764445.    ORDER

Forgotten People, Forgotten Diseases
The Neglected Tropical Diseases and Their Impact on Global Health and Development. 2nd ed.
Peter J. Hotez
ASM Press, Washington, DC, 2013
Paperback: 273 pp., illus. $39.95. ISBN 9781555818746.    ORDER

Green Equilibrium
The Vital Balance of Humans and Nature
Christopher Wills
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2013
Hardback: 308 pp., illus. $34.95, £20. ISBN 9780199645701.    ORDER

Hidden Beauty
Exploring the Aesthetics of Medical Science
Norman Barker and Christine Lacobuzio-Donahue
Schiffer, Atglen, PA, 2013
Hardback: 232 pp., illus. $50. ISBN 9780764344121.    ORDER

High Price
A Neuroscientist's Journey of Self-Discovery That Challenges Everything You Know About Drugs and Society
Carl Hart
Harper (HarperCollins), New York, 2013
Hardback: 352 pp., illus. $26.99. ISBN 9780062015884.    ORDER

The Infinity Puzzle
Frank Close
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2013
Hardback: 423 pp., illus. £10.99. ISBN 9780199673308.    ORDER
Reprint, 2011 ed.

An Introduction to Fluid Mechanics
Faith A. Morrison
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2013
Hardback: 943 pp., illus. $135, £75. ISBN 9781107003538.    ORDER

An Introduction to Population Genetics
Theory and Applications
Rasmus Nielsen and Montgomery Slatkin
Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, MA, 2013
Hardback: 299 pp., illus. $62.95. ISBN 9781605351537.    ORDER

Life and Death in Pompeii and Herculaneum
Paul Roberts
Oxford University Press, New York, 2013
Hardback: 320 pp., illus. $45. ISBN 9780199987436.    ORDER

Mad Science 2
Experiments You Can Do At Home But Still Probably Shouldn't
Theodore Gray
Black Dog and Leventhal, New York, 2013
Hardback: 184 pp., illus. $24.95. ISBN 9781579129323.    ORDER

The Making of DSM-III
A Diagnostic Manual's Conquest of American Psychiatry
Hannah S. Decker
Oxford University Press, New York, 2013
Paperback: 465 pp., illus. $55, £35. ISBN 9780195382235.    ORDER

Megafauna
Giant Beasts of Pleistocene South America
Richard A. Fariña, Sergio F. Vizcaino, and Gerry De Iuliis
Indiana University Press, Bloomington, 2013
Hardback: 448 pp., illus. $65. ISBN 9780253002303.    ORDER
Life of the Past.

Neutrino Cosmology
Julien Lesgourgues et al.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2013
Hardback: 390 pp., illus. $85, £50. ISBN 9781107013957.    ORDER

Optical Magnetometry
Dmitry Budker and Derek F. Jackson Kimball, Eds.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2013
Hardback: 430 pp., illus. $120, £75. ISBN 9781107010352.    ORDER

Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptors
Discovery and Recent Advances
Jihan A. Youssef and Mostafa Z. Badr
Humana (Springer), New York, 2013
Hardback: 147 pp., illus. $189. ISBN 9781627034197.    ORDER

Plant and Animal Endemism in California
Susan P. Harrison
University of California Press, Berkeley, 2013
Hardback: 199 pp., illus. $49.95, £34.95. ISBN 9780520275546.    ORDER

Polarons
David Emin
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2013
Hardback: 230 pp., illus. $110, £70. ISBN 9780521519069.    ORDER

The Self Beyond Itself
An Alternative History of Ethics, the New Brain Sciences, and the Myth of Free Will
Heidi M. Ravven
New Press, New York, 2013
Hardback: 525 pp. $31.95. ISBN 9781595585370.    ORDER

Stonehenge. A New Understanding
Solving the Mysteries of the Greatest Stone Age Monument
Mike Parker Pearson and the Stonehenge Riverside Project
The Experiment, New York, 2013
Hardback: 416 pp., illus. $27.50. ISBN 9781615190799.    ORDER

Terra Nova
The New World After Oil, Cars, and Suburbs
Eric W. Sanderson
Abrams, New York, 2013
Hardback: 352 pp., illus. $32.50. ISBN 9781419704345.    ORDER

Tychomancy
Inferring Probability from Causal Structure
Michael Strevens
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2013
Hardback: 279 pp., illus. $39.95. ISBN 9780674073111.    ORDER