Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, July 29, 2011

Advocacy
Championing Ideas and Influencing Others
John A. Daly
Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2011
Hardback: 395 pp., illus. $30. ISBN 9780300167757.    ORDER

Burning Issues
Fire in Art and the Social Imagination
Alan Krell
Reaktion, London, 2011
Hardback: 224 pp., illus. $45. ISBN 9781861898562.    ORDER

Cell Migration
Developmental Methods and Protocols. 2nd ed.
Claire M. Wells and Maddy Parsons, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2011
Hardback: 475 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781617792069.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, 769.

Choke
What the Secrets of the Brain Reveal About Getting It Right When You Have To
Sian Beilock
Free Press (Simon and Schuster), New York, 2011
Paperback: 303 pp., illus. $15, C$17. ISBN 9781416596189.    ORDER
Reprint, 2010 ed.

Computational Nanoscience
Elena Bichoutskaia, Ed.
RSC Publishing, Cambridge, 2011
Hardback: 443 pp., illus. £139.99. ISBN 9781849731331.    ORDER
RSC Theoretical and Computational Chemistry.

Cultural Evolution
How Darwinian Theory Can Explain Human Culture and Synthesize the Social Sciences
Alex Mesoudi
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2011
Hardback: 280 pp. $85, £55. ISBN 9780226520438.    ORDER
Paperback: 280 pp. $27.50, £18. ISBN 9780226520445.    ORDER

Future Science
Essays from the Cutting Edge
Max Brockman, Ed.
Vintage (Random House), New York, 2011
Paperback: 265 pp. $15.95, C$17.95. ISBN 9780307741912.    ORDER

Galvani's Spark
The Story of the Nerve Impulse
Alan J. McComas
Oxford University Press, New York, 2011
Hardback: 415 pp., illus. $65, £40. ISBN 9780199751754.    ORDER

Into Your Dreams
Decipher Your Unique Dream Symbology to Transform Your Waking Life
Janece O. Hudson
Adams Media (F+W Media), Avon, MA, 2011
Paperback: 304 pp. $12.95, C$14.99. ISBN 9781440512674.    ORDER

Klima
James Rodger Fleming and Vladimir Jankovic, Eds.
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2011
Paperback: 276 pp., illus. $33. ISBN 9780226253374.    ORDER
Osiris, vol. 26.

Lip Service
Smiles in Life, Death, Trust, Lies, Work, Memory, Sex, and Politics
Marianne LaFrance
Norton, New York, 2011
Hardback: 352 pp., illus. $26.95, C$31. ISBN 9780393060041.    ORDER

Making Sense of People
Decoding the Mysteries of Personality
Samuel Barondes
FT Press (Pearson Education), Upper Saddle River, NJ, 2011
Hardback: 240 pp. $25.99, C$26.99. ISBN 9780132172608.    ORDER

Methods for the Discovery and Characterization of G Protein-Coupled Receptors
Craig W. Stevens, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2011
Hardback: 442 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781617791789.    ORDER
Neuromethods, vol. 60.

Neuroendocrine Tumors
James C. Yao, Paulo M. Hoff, and Ana O. Hoff, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2011
Hardback: 279 pp., illus. $219. ISBN 9781603279963.    ORDER
Current Clinical Oncology.

Now You See It
How the Brain Science of Attention Will Transform the Way We Live, Work, and Learn
Cathy N. Davidson
Viking (Penguin), London, 2011
Hardback: 352 pp. $27.95, C$32.50. ISBN 9780670022823.    ORDER

On the Origin of Tepees
The Evolution of Ideas (and Ourselves)
Jonnie Hughes
Free Press (Simon and Schuster), New York, 2011
Hardback: 315 pp., illus. $25, C$28.99. ISBN 9781439110232.    ORDER

Paleontology
A Philosophical Introduction
Derek Turner
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2011
Hardback: 239 pp., illus. $90, £55. ISBN 9780521116374.    ORDER
Paperback: 239 pp., illus. $28.99, £17.99. ISBN 9780521133326.    ORDER
Cambridge Introductions to Philosophy and Biology.

Parasites in Ecological Communities
From Interactions to Ecosystems
Melanie J. Hatcher and Alison M. Dunn
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2011
Hardback: 461 pp., illus. $125, £75. ISBN 9780521889704.    ORDER
Paperback: 461 pp., illus. $60, £38. ISBN 9780521718226.    ORDER
Ecology, Biodiversity and Conservation.

The Physics of Foraging
An Introduction to Random Searches and Biological Encounters
Gandhimohan M. Viswanathan et al.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2011
Hardback: 178 pp., illus. $50, £30. ISBN 9781107006799.    ORDER

The Shocking History of Electric Fishes
From Ancient Epochs to the Birth of Modern Neurophysiology
Stanley Finger and Marco Piccolino
Oxford University Press, New York, 2011
Hardback: 484 pp., illus. $98.50, £60. ISBN 9780195366723.    ORDER

Teaching and Its Predicaments
David K. Cohen
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2011
Hardback: 248 pp. $26.95. ISBN 9780674051102.    ORDER

Therapeutic Oligonucleotides
Methods and Protocols
John Goodchild, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2011
Hardback: 352 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781617791871.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 764.

Trefethen's Index Cards
Forty Years of Notes About People, Words and Mathematics
Lloyd N. Trefethen
World Scientific, Hackensack, NJ, 2011
Paperback: 384 pp. $20, £13. ISBN 9789814360692.    ORDER

The Way of Natural History
Thomas Lowe Fleischner, Ed.
Trinity University Press, San Antonio, TX, 2011
Paperback: 224 pp. $16.95. ISBN 9781595340740.    ORDER

The Yeasts
A Taxonomic Study. 5th ed.
C. P. Kurtzman, J. W. Fell, and T. Boekhout, Eds.
Elsevier, Oxford, 2011
Hardback: 3 vols. 2364 pp., illus. $368. ISBN 9780444521491.    ORDER