Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, March 09, 2012

Addiction Neuroethics
The Promises and Perils of Neuroscience Research on Addiction
Adrian Carter and Wayne Hall
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 364 pp., illus. $99, £65. ISBN 9781107003248.    ORDER
International Research Monographs in the Addictions (IRMA).

Advanced Topics in Quantum Field Theory
A Lecture Course
M. Shifman
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 640 pp., illus. $80, £45. ISBN 9780521190848.    ORDER

Airship Technology
2nd ed.
Gabriel Alexander Khoury
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2012
Hardback: 767 pp., illus. $145, £95. ISBN 9781107019706.    ORDER

Be Different
My Adventures with Asperger's and My Advice for Fellow Aspergians, Misfits, Families, and Teachers
John Elder Robison
Broadway (Bantam Doubleday Dell), New York, 2012
Paperback: 299 pp. $14. ISBN 9780307884824.    ORDER

Blowout in the Gulf
The BP Oil Spill Disaster and the Future of Energy in America
William R. Freudenburg and Robert Gramling
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2012
Paperback: 268 pp., illus. $10.95. ISBN 9780262517294.    ORDER
Reprint, 2011 ed.

Born Believers
The Science of Children's Religious belief
Justin L.. Barrett
Free Press (Simon and Schuster), New York, 2012
Hardback: 315 pp. $26, C$29.99. ISBN 9781439196540.    ORDER

Companions in Wonder
Children and Adults Exploring Nature Together
Julie Dunlap and Stephen R. Kellert, Eds.
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2012
Paperback: 328 pp. $21.95. ISBN 9780262516907.    ORDER

Computational Continuum Mechanics
2nd ed.
Ahmed A. Shabana
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2012
Hardback: 340 pp., illus. $125, £75. ISBN 9781107016026.    ORDER

Computational Fluid Dynamics for Engineers
Bengt Andersson et al.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 201 pp., illus. $99, £65. ISBN 9781107018952.    ORDER

Ecological Restoration
Susan M. Galatowitsch
Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, MA, 2012
Hardback: 648 pp., illus. $89.95. ISBN 9780878936076.    ORDER

Elliptic Tales
Curves, Counting, and Number Theory
Avner Ash and Robert Gross
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2012
Hardback: 275 pp., illus. $29.95, £19.95. ISBN 9780691151199.    ORDER

Exploring the Solar System
Peter Bond
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, 2012
Paperback: 470 pp., illus. $110, £37.50, €44.30. ISBN 9781405134996.    ORDER

Final FRCR 2B Viva
A Survival Guide
Kiat Tsong Tan, John Curtis, and Jessie Aw, Eds.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Paperback: 627 pp., illus. $75, £45. ISBN 9780521183079.    ORDER

Finance and the Good Society
Robert J. Shiller
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2012
Hardback: 304 pp. $24.95. ISBN 9780691154886.    ORDER

Finding Kansas
Living and Decoding Asperger's Syndrome
Aaron Likens
Perigee (Berkley Publishing Group), New York, 2012
Paperback: 335 pp. $16, C$17. ISBN 9780399537332.    ORDER

Finnish Lessons
What Can the World Learn from Educational Change in Finland?
Pasi Sahlberg
Teachers College Press, New York, 2012
Paperback: 189 pp., illus. $34.95. ISBN 9780807752579.    ORDER
Series on School Reform.

FiWi Access Networks
Martin Maier and Navid Ghazisaidi
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 275 pp., illus. $120, £75. ISBN 9781107003224.    ORDER

Genetically Engineered Mice for Cancer Research
Design, Analysis, Pathways, Validation and Pre-Clinical Testing
Jeffrey E. Green and Thomas Ried, Eds.
Springer, New York, 2012
Hardback: 652 pp., illus. $239. ISBN 9780387698038.    ORDER

The Great Animal Orchestra
Finding the Origins of Music in the World's Wild Places
Bernie Krause
Little, Brown (Hachette Book Group USA), New York, 2012
Hardback: 288 pp., illus. $26.99. ISBN 9780316086875.    ORDER

Health Care Turning Point
Why Single Payer Won't Work
Roger M. Battistella
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2012
Paperback: 185 pp. $11.95. ISBN 9780262517256.    ORDER
Reprint, 2010 ed.

High Performance Liquid Chromatography Fingerprinting Technology of the Commonly-Used Traditional Chinese Medicine Herbs
Baochang Cai, Seng Poon Ong, and Xunhong Liu
World Scientific, Hackensack, NJ, 2012
Hardback: 384 pp., illus. $118, £78. ISBN 9789814291095.    ORDER

The Idea Factory
Bell Labs and the Great Age of American Innovation
Jon Gertner
Penguin, New York, 2012
Hardback: 432 pp., illus. $29.95. ISBN 9781594203282.    ORDER

In Pursuit of the Unknown
17 Equations That Changed the World
Ian Stewart
Basic Books (Perseus), New York, 2012
Hardback: 352 pp., illus. $26.99, C$30. ISBN 9780465029730.    ORDER

Malignant
Medical Ethicists Confront Cancer
Rebecca Dresser, Ed.
Oxford University Press, New York, 2012
Hardback: 252 pp. $32.95, £19.99. ISBN 9780199757848.    ORDER

Manufacturing Automation
Metal Cutting Mechanics, Machine Tool Vibrations, and CNC Design. 2nd ed.
Yusuf Altintas
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2012
Hardback: 380 pp., illus. $135, £85. ISBN 9781107001480.    ORDER
Paperback: 380 pp., illus. $85, £45. ISBN 9780521172479.    ORDER

Montana Before History
11,000 Years of Hunter-Gatherers in the Rockies and Plains
Douglas H. MacDonald
Mountain, Missoula, MT, 2012
Paperback: 203 pp., illus. $20. ISBN 9780878425853.    ORDER

Moral Leadership in Medicine
Building Ethical Healthcare Organizations
Suzanne Shale
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 310 pp. $99, £65. ISBN 9781107006157.    ORDER

The Philosophy of Mathematical Practice
Paolo Mancosu, Ed.
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2012
Paperback: 459 pp. £25. ISBN 9780199640102.    ORDER

Phytoplankton Pigments
Characterization, Chemotaxonomy and Applications in Oceanography
Suzanne Roy et al., Eds.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 873 pp., illus. $140, £85. ISBN 9781107000667.    ORDER
Cambridge Environmental Chemistry.

Plant Physics
Karl J. Kiklas and Hanns-Christof Spatz
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2012
Hardback: 448 pp., illus. $55. ISBN 9780226586328.    ORDER

Plant Reintroduction in a Changing Climate
Promises and Perils
Joyce Maschinski and Kristin E. Haskins, Eds.
Island, Washington, DC, 2012
Hardback: 422 pp., illus. $100. ISBN 9781597268301.    ORDER
Paperback: 422 pp., illus. $50. ISBN 9781597268318.    ORDER
Science and Practice of Ecological Restoration.

Postgraduate Orthopaedics
MCQs and EMQs for the FRCS (Tr and Orth)
Kesavan Sri-Ram, Ed.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Paperback: 264 pp. $49.95, £29.99. ISBN 9780521184717.    ORDER

Public Health for an Aging Society
Thomas R. Prohaska, Lynda A. Anderson, and Robert H. Binstock, Eds.
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2012
Paperback: 452 pp., illus. $40. ISBN 9781421404356.    ORDER

Science Tales
Darryl Cunningham
Myriad Editions, Brighton, UK, 2012
Hardback: 176 pp., illus. £11.99. ISBN 9780956792686.    ORDER

The Shape of Inner Space
String Theory and the Geometry of the Universe's Hidden Dimensions
Shing-Tung Yau and Steve Nadis
Basic Books (Perseus), New York, 2012
Paperback: 395 pp., illus. $18.99, C$22. ISBN 9780465028375.    ORDER
Reprint, 2010 ed.

Structural Impact
2nd ed.
Norman Jones
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2012
Hardback: 604 pp., illus. $145, £80. ISBN 9781107010963.    ORDER

Taste What You're Missing
The Passionate Eater's Guide to Why Good Food Tastes Good
Barb Stuckey
Free Press (Simon and Schuster), New York, 2012
Hardback: 416 pp., illus. $26, C$29.99. ISBN 9781439190739.    ORDER

To Forgive Design
Understanding Failure
Henry Petroski
Belknap Press of the Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2012
Hardback: 424 pp., illus. $27.95. ISBN 9780674065840.    ORDER

What to Look for in Winter
A Memoir in Blindness
Candia McWilliam
Harper (HarperCollins), New York, 2012
Hardback: 457 pp. $27.99. ISBN 9780062094506.    ORDER

Women Scientists in America
Vol. 2, Forging a New World Since 1972
Margaret W. Rossiter
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2012
Hardback: 448 pp., illus. $90. ISBN 9781421402338.    ORDER
Paperback: 448 pp., illus. $45. ISBN 9781421403632.    ORDER