Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, March 12, 2004

The $800 Million Pill
The Truth Behind the Cost of New Drugs
Merrill Goozner
University of California Press, Berkeley, 2004
Hardback: 303 pp. $24.95, £16.95. ISBN 0520239458.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

Acetylcholine in the Cerebral Cortex
L. Descarries, K. Krnjevic, and M. Steriade, Eds.
Elsevier, New York, 2003
Hardback: 443 pp., illus. $152, EUR 152. ISBN 0444511253.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)
Progress in Brain Research, vol. 145.

Animal Health and Welfare in Organic Agriculture
M. Vaarst et al., Eds.
CABI, Wallingford, UK, 2004
Hardback: 446 pp., illus. $120. ISBN 085199668X.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

Archaeological Perspectives on Political Economies
Gary M. Feinman and Linda M. Nicholas, Eds.
University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City, 2004
Hardback: 360 pp., illus. $80. ISBN 087480776X.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)
Paperback: 360 pp., illus. $39. ISBN 0874807778.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)
Foundations of Archaeological Inquiry.

Artificial Nucleases
Marina A. Zenkova, Ed.
Springer, New York, 2003
Hardback: 308 pp., illus. $189. ISBN 3540201122.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)
Nucleic Acids and Molecular Biology, 13.

Atomic Physics
An Exploration Through Problems and Solutions
Dmitry Budker, Derek F. Kimball, and David P. DeMille
Oxford University Press, New York, 2004
Paperback: 455 pp., illus. $49.50. ISBN 0198509502.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

Audobon's Elephant
America's Greatest Naturalist and the Making of The Birds of America
Duff Hart-Davis
Holt, New York, 2004
Hardback: 288 pp., illus. $27.50. ISBN 0085075682.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

Genes, Proteins, and Computers
Christine Orengo, David Jones, and Janet Thornton, Eds.
Bios Scientific, Oxford, 2003
Paperback: 312 pp., illus. $47.95. ISBN 1859960545.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)
Advanced Text.

Blowing Bubbles in the Cosmos
Astronomical Winds, Jets, and Explosions
T. W. Hartquist, J. E. Dyson, and D. P. Ruffle
Oxford University Press, New York, 2004
Hardback: 179 pp., illus. $45. ISBN 0195130545.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

Cellular Drug Delivery
Principles and Practice
D. Robert Lu and Svein Oie, Eds.
Humana, Totowa, NJ, 2004
Hardback: 386 pp., illus. $125. ISBN 1588292541.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

Empty Cages
Facing the Challenge of Animal Rights
Tom Regan
Rowman and Littlefield, Lanham, MD, 2004
Hardback: 241 pp. $21.95. ISBN 0742533522.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

Empty Pastures
Confined Animals and the Transformation of the Rural Landscape
Terence J. Centner
University of Illinois Press, Urbana, 2004
Hardback: 202 pp., illus. $35. ISBN 0252028953.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

Essential Urology
A Guide to Clinical Practice
Jeannette M. Potts, Ed.
Humana, Totowa, NJ, 2003
Hardback: 249 pp., illus. + CD-ROM. $99.50. ISBN 158829109X.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)
Contemporary Clinical Urology.

Flora of North America. North of Mexico
Vol. 4, Magnoliophyta: Caryophyllidae, Part 1
Flora of North America Editorial Committee
Oxford University Press, New York, 2004
Hardback: 583 pp., illus. $120. ISBN 0195173899.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

Forests at the Land-Atmosphere Interface
M. Mencuccini et al., Eds.
CABI, Wallingford, UK, 2004
Hardback: 301 pp., illus. $100. ISBN 0851996779.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

Gary Schneider
Deborah Martin Kao
Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2004
Paperback: 131 pp., illus. $24.95. ISBN 030010054X.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)
Published in association with Harvard University Art Museums.

Genetic Structure and Selection of Subdivided Populations
François Rousset
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2004
Hardback: 280 pp., illus. $79.50, £52.95. ISBN 0691088160.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)
Paperback: 280 pp., illus. $39.50, £26.95. ISBN 0691088179.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)
Monographs in Populations Biology, 40.

Identification of Tropical Woody Plants in the Absence of Flowers
A Field Guide. 2nd ed.
Roland Keller
Birkhäuser, Cambridge, MA, 2004
Paperback: 306 pp., illus. $79.95. ISBN 376436453X.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

Ingenious Women
From Tincture of Saffron to Flying Machines
Deborah Jaffé
Sutton, Phoenix Mill, UK, 2003
Hardback: 224 pp., illus. £17.99. ISBN 0750930306.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

Intellectual Property Rights in Agricultural Biotechnology
2nd ed.
F. H. Erbisch and K. M. Maredia, Eds.
CABI, Wallingford, UK, 2004
Hardback: 326 pp. $100. ISBN 0851997392.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)
Biotechnology in Agriculture, no. 28.

Labor and the Environmental Movement
The Quest for Common Ground
Brian K. Oach
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2004
Paperback: 350 pp. $27. ISBN 0262650665.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)
Urban and Industrial Environments.

Managing Soil Quality
Challenges in Modern Agriculture
P. Schjonning, S. Elmholt, and B. T. Christensen, Eds.
CABI, Wallingford, UK, 2004
Hardback: 352 pp., illus. $140. ISBN 085199671X.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

Medicinal Plants of the World
An Illustrated Scientific Guide to Important Medicinal Plants and Their Uses
Ben-Erik van Wyk and Michael Wink
Timber Press, Portland, OR, 2004
Hardback: 480 pp., illus. $39.95, C$54.95. ISBN 0881926027.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

The Mind at Night
The New Science of How and Why We Dream
Andrea Rock
Basic Books (Perseus), New York, 2004
Hardback: 238 pp., illus. $26, C$40. ISBN 0738207551.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

Molecular Phylogeny and Evolution of Carabid Ground Beetles
S. Osawa, Z.-H. Su, and Y. Imura
Springer, New York, 2004
Hardback: 205 pp., illus. $179. ISBN 4431004874.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

mRNA Processing and Metabolism
Methods and Protocols
Daniel R. Schoenberg, Ed.
Humana, Totowa, NJ, 2004
Hardback: 286 pp., illus. $89.50. ISBN 1588292258.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 257.

Rhythms of Life
The Biological Clocks that Control the Daily Lives of Every Living Thing
Russell G. Foster and Leon Kreitzman
Profile, London, 2004
Hardback: 288 pp., illus. £20. ISBN 1861972350.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

The Skeleton
Biochemical, Genetic, and Molecular Interactions in Development and Homeostasis
Edward J. Massaro and John M. Rogers, Eds.
Humana, Totowa, NJ, 2003
Hardback: 446 pp., illus. $150. ISBN 1588292150.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

Stellar Interiors
Physical Principles, Structure, and Evolution. 2nd ed.
Carl J. Hansen, Steven D. Kawaler, and Virginia Trimble
Springer, New York, 2004
Hardback: 538 pp., illus. + CD-ROM. $89.95. ISBN 0387200894.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)
Astrophysics and Astronomy Library.

Upside Down
Seasons Among the Nunamiut
Margaret B. Blackman
University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln, 2004
Hardback: 218 pp., illus. $27.95, £21.50. ISBN 0803213352.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)

The Vertebrate Organizer
Horst Grunz, Ed.
Springer, New York, 2004
Hardback: 448 pp., illus. $225. ISBN 3540140328.    ORDER (AAAS members) | ORDER (non-members)