Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, January 13, 2012

50 Popular Beliefs That People Think Are True
Guy P. Harrison
Prometheus, Amherst, NY, 2012
Paperback: 458 pp., illus. $18. ISBN 9781616144951.    ORDER

Across Atlantic Ice
The Origin of America's Clovis Culture
Dennis J. Stanford and Bruce A. Bradley
University of California Press, Berkeley, 2012
Hardback: 335 pp., illus. $34.95, £24.95. ISBN 9780520227835.    ORDER

Activation and Detoxification Enzymes
Functions and Implications
Chang-Hwei Chen
Springer, New York, 2012
Hardback: 191 pp., illus. $189. ISBN 9781461410485.    ORDER

Autoimmune Hepatitis
A Guide for Practicing Clinicians
Gideon M. Hirschfield and E. Jenny Heathcote, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 253 pp., illus. $189. ISBN 9781607615682.    ORDER
Clinical Gastroenterology.

Chemical Genomics and Proteomics
Reviews and Protocols
Edward D. Zanders, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 255 pp., illus. $119. ISBN 9781617793486.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 800.

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Co-Morbidities and Systemic Consequences
Linda Nici and Richard ZuWallack, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 300 pp., illus. $219. ISBN 9781607616726.    ORDER
Respiratory Medicine .

Contemporary Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction
A Clinical Guide
Kevin T. McVary, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 299 pp., illus. $219. ISBN 9781603275354.    ORDER
Paperback: 299 pp., illus. $69.95. ISBN 9781617795534.    ORDER
Contemporary Endocrinology.

The Conundrum
How Scientific Innovation, Increased Efficiency, and Good Intentions Can Make Our Eneryg and Climate PRoblems Worse
David Owen
Riverhead (Penguin), New York, 2012
Paperback: 271 pp. $14, C$15. ISBN 9781594485619.    ORDER

Deer
The Animal Answer Guide
George A. Feldhamer and William J. McShea
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2012
Hardback: 181 pp., illus. $45. ISBN 9781421403878.    ORDER
Paperback: 181 pp., illus. $24.95. ISBN 9781421403885.    ORDER

Diabetes and C-Peptide
Scientific and Clinical Aspects
Anders A. F. Sima, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 183 pp., illus. $189. ISBN 9781617793905.    ORDER
Contemporary Diabetes.

Dragonflies and Damselflies of the East
Dennis Paulson
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2012
Hardback: 538 pp., illus. $85. ISBN 9780691122823.    ORDER
Paperback: 538 pp., illus. $29.95. ISBN 9780691122830.    ORDER
Princeton Field Guides.

Electricity and Magnetism
2nd ed.
Edward M. Purcell
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2011
Hardback: 502 pp., illus. $75, £40. ISBN 9781107013605.    ORDER

A Field Guide to the Birds of New Zealand
Julian Fitter and Don Merton
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2012
Paperback: 288 pp., illus. $24.95. ISBN 9780691153513.    ORDER
Princeton Pocket Guides.

Gastroparesis
Pathophysiology, Presentation and Treatment
Henry P. Parkman and Richard W. McCallum, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 438 pp., illus. $219. ISBN 9781607615514.    ORDER
Clinical Gastroenterology.

Handbook of the Birds of the World
Vol. 16, Tanagers to New World Blackbirds
Josep del Hoyo, Andrew Elliott, and David Christie
Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, 2011
Hardback: 893 pp., illus. €212. ISBN 9788496553781.    ORDER

Heaven Cracks, Earth Shakes
The Tangshan Earthquake and the Death of Mao's China
James Palmer
Basic Books (Perseus), New York, 2012
Hardback: 283 pp, illus. $26.99, C$31.50. ISBN 9780465014781.    ORDER

How Not to Be Eaten
The Insects Fight Back
Gilbert Waldbauer
University of California Press, Berkeley, 2012
Hardback: 235 pp., illus. $27.95, £19.95. ISBN 9780520269125.    ORDER

The Insanity Offense
How America's Failure to Treat the Seriously Mentally Ill Endangers Its Citizens
E. Fuller Torrey
Norton, New York, 2012
Paperback: 302 pp. $16.95, C$18. ISBN 9780393341379.    ORDER
Reprint, 2008 ed.

An Introduction to Ecological Genomics
2nd ed.
Nico M. van Straalen and Dick Roelofs
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2012
Paperback: 373 pp., illus. $67.50, £37.50. ISBN 9780199594696.    ORDER

Kinase Drug Discovery
Richard A. Ward and Frederick Goldberg, Eds.
RSC Publishing, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 332 pp., illus. £132.99. ISBN 9781849731744.    ORDER

Law for the Expert Witness
4th ed.
Daniel A. Bronstein
CRC Press (Taylor and Francis Group), Boca Raton, FL, 2012
Hardback: 252 pp., illus. $89.95. ISBN 9781439851562.    ORDER

A Lethal Inheritance
A Mother Uncovers the Science Behind Three Generations of Mental Illness
Victoria Costello
Prometheus, Amherst, NY, 2012
Paperback: 267 pp. $19. ISBN 9781616144661.    ORDER

The Letters of Sigmund Freud and Otto Rank
Inside Psychoanalysis
E. James Lieberman and Robert Kramer, Eds.
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2012
Hardback: 379 pp. $34.95. ISBN 9781421403540.    ORDER

The Life of Super-Earths
How the Hunt for Alien Worlds and Artificial Cells Will Revolutionize Life on Our Planet
Dimitar Sasselov
Basic Books (Perseus), New York, 2012
Hardback: 218 pp., illus. $25.99, C$29. ISBN 9780465021932.    ORDER

Meaning in Mathematics
John Polkinghorne, Ed.
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2011
Hardback: 171 pp., illus. $34.95, £18.99. ISBN 9780199605057.    ORDER

Mitochondrial Bioenergetics
Methods and Protocols
Carlos M. Palmeira and António J. Moreno, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 345 pp., illus. $119. ISBN 9781617793813.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 810.

Molecular Machines in Biology
Workshop of the Cell
Joachim Frank, Ed.
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2011
Hardback: 284 pp., illus. $125, £80. ISBN 9780521194280.    ORDER

Molecular Panbiogeography of the Tropics
Michael Heads
University of California Press, Berkeley, 2012
Hardback: 575 pp., illus. $75, £52. ISBN 9780520271968.    ORDER

Molecular Profiling
Methods and Protocols
Virginia Espina and Lance A. Liotta, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 461 pp., illus. $159. ISBN 9781603272155.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 823.

mTOR
Methods and Protocols
Thomas Weichhart, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 478 pp., illus. $159. ISBN 9781617794292.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 821.

Neisseria meningitidis
Advanced Methods and Protocols
Myron Christodoulides, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 441 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781617793455.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 799.

Polyamine Drug Discovery
Co-Morbities and Systemic Consequences
Patrick M. Woster and Robert A. Casero Jr., Eds.
RSC Publishing, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 301 pp., illus. £132.99. ISBN 9781849731904.    ORDER
RSC Drug Discovery.

Prize Fight
The Race and the Rivalry to Be the First in Science
Morton A. Meyers
Palgrave Macmillan (St. Martin's), New York, 2012
Hardback: 250 pp. $27, C$31. ISBN 9780230338906.    ORDER

Protein Expression in Mammalian Cells
Methods and Protocols
James L. Hartley, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 288 pp., illus. $119. ISBN 9781617793516.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 801.

Recombinant Gene Expression
Reviews and Protocols. 3rd ed.
Argelia Lorence, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 665 pp., illus. $159. ISBN 9781617794322.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 824.

Roald Hoffmann on the Philosophy, Art, and Science of Chemistry
Jeffrey Kovac and Michael Weisberg, Eds.
Oxford University Press, New York, 2012
Hardback: 414 pp., illus. $35, £22.50. ISBN 9780199755905.    ORDER

Seeds of Sustainability
Lessons from the Birthplace of the Green Revolution
Pamela A. Matson, Ed.
Island, Washington, DC, 2012
Hardback: 310 pp., illus. $90. ISBN 9781597265225.    ORDER
Paperback: 310 pp., illus. $45. ISBN 9780597265256.    ORDER

The Social Animal
The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement
David Brooks
Random House Trade Paperbacks, New York, 2012
Paperback: 447 pp. $16, C$18. ISBN 9780812979374.    ORDER
Reprint, 2011 ed.

The Tell-Tale Brain
A Neuroscientist's Quest for What Makes Us Human
V. S. Ramachandran
Norton, New York, 2012
Paperback: 384 pp., illus. $17.95. ISBN 9780393340624.    ORDER
Reprint, 2011 ed.

Theory of Conditional Games
Wynn C. Stirling
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2012
Hardback: 250 pp., illus. $95, £60. ISBN 9781107011748.    ORDER

Unnatural Amino Acids
Methods and Protocols
Loredano Pollegioni and Stefano Servi, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 423 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781617793301.    ORDER
hods in Molecular Biology, vol. 794.

Wired for Culture
Origins of the Human Social Mind
Mark Pagel
Norton, New York, 2012
Hardback: 430 pp. $29.95, C$31.50. ISBN 9780393065879.    ORDER