Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, January 20, 2012

Applied Digital Signal Processing
Theory and Practice
Dimitris G. Manolakis and Vinay K. Ingle
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2011
Hardback: 1007 pp., illus. $95, £45. ISBN 9780521110020.    ORDER

The Biology of Alzheimer Disease
A Subject Collection from Cold Spring Harbor Perspectives in Medicine.
Dennis J. Selkoe, Eckhard Mandelkow, and David M. Holtzman, Eds.
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, Cold Spring Harbor, NY, 2012
Hardback: 519 pp., illus. $135. ISBN 9781936113446.    ORDER

Biomaterials for Surgical Operation
Shuko Suzuki and Yoshito Ikada
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 221 pp., illus. $189. ISBN 9781617795695.    ORDER

Brain-Computer Interfaces
Principles and Practice
Jonathan R. Wolpaw and Elizabeth Winter Wolpaw, Eds.
Oxford University Press, New York, 2012
Hardback: 418 pp., illus. $135, £85. ISBN 978019538885555.    ORDER

Creating the Market University
How Academic Science Became an Economic Engine
Elizabeth Popp Berman
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2012
Hardback: 277 pp. $35, £24.95. ISBN 9780691147086.    ORDER

Endocrine Disruptors and Puberty
Evanthia Diamanti-Kandarakis and Andrea C. Gore, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 396 pp., illus. $219. ISBN 9781607615606.    ORDER
Contemporary Endocrinology.

A Field Guide to the Southeast Coast and Gulf of Mexico
Coastal Habitats, Seabirds, Marine Mammals, Fish, and Other Wildlife
Noble S. Proctor and Patrick J. Lynch
Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2012
Paperback: 416 pp., illus. $24. ISBN 9780300113280.    ORDER

HIV
From Biology to Prevention and Treatment. A Subject Collection from Cold Spring Harbor Perspectives in Medicine
Frederic D. Bushman, Gary J. Nabel, and Ronald Swanstrom, Eds.
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, Cold Spring Harbor, NY, 2012
Hardback: 582 pp., illus. $135. ISBN 9781936113408.    ORDER

Introduction to Data Mining for the Life Sciences
Rob Sullivan
Springer, New York, 2012
Hardback: 651 pp., illus. $209. ISBN 9781588299420.    ORDER

Leukemia and Related Disorders
Integrated Treatment Approaches
Elihu H. Estey and Frederick R. Appelbaum, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 393 pp., illus. $219. ISBN 9781607615644.    ORDER
Contemporary Hematology.

Mechanics of Biomaterials
Fundamental Principles for Implant Design
Lisa A. Pruitt and Ayyana M. Chakravartula
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2012
Hardback: 697 pp., illus. $110, £45. ISBN 9780521762212.    ORDER
Cambridge Texts in Biomedical Engineering.

Organic Production and Food Quality
A Down to Earth Analysis
Robert Blair
Wiley-Blackwell, Ames, IA, 2012
Hardback: 296 pp., illus. $199.99. ISBN 9780813812175.    ORDER

Petrels, Albatrosses, and Storm-Petrels of North America
A Photographic Guide
Steve N. G. Howell
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2012
Hardback: 520 pp., illus. $45, £30.95.. ISBN 9780691142111.    ORDER

The Science of Yoga
The Risks and the Rewards
William J. Broad
Simon and Schuster, New York, 2012
Hardback: 333 pp., illus. $26. ISBN 9781451641424.    ORDER

Space Chronicles
Facing the Ultimate Frontier
Neil deGrasse Tyson. Avis Lang, Ed.
Norton, New York, 2012
Hardback: 380 pp., illus. $26.95, C$28.50. ISBN 9780393082104.    ORDER

Targeted Therapeutics in Melanoma
Thomas F. Gajewski and F. Stephen Hodi, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 391 pp., illus. $219. ISBN 9781617794063.    ORDER
Current Clinical Oncology.

Vertebrate Biology
2nd ed.
Donald W. Linzey
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2012
Hardback: 599 pp., illus. $110. ISBN 9781421400402.    ORDER

Why Some Politicians Are More Dangerous Than Others
James Gilligan
Polity, Cambridge, 2011
Hardback: 242 pp. $19.95, £16.99, €20.40. ISBN 9780745649818.    ORDER