Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, April 06, 2012

Adeno-Associated Virus
Methods and Protocols
Richard O. Snyder and Philippe Moullier, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 476 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781617793691.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 807.

Alien Phenomenology, or What It's Like to Be a Thing
Ian Bogost
University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, 2012
Paperback: 175 pp., illus. $19.95. ISBN 9780816678983.    ORDER
Posthumanities, no. 20.

Atlas of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells
Derivation and Culturing
Michal Amit and Joseph Itskovitz-Eldor, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 156 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781617795473.    ORDER
Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine.

Being Nuclear
Africans and the Global Uranium Trade
Gabrielle Hecht
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2012
Hardback: 473 pp., illus. $29.95, £20.95. ISBN 9780262017268.    ORDER

Biodiversity in Agriculture
Domestication, Evolution, and Sustainability
Paul Gepts et al., Eds.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 620 pp., illus. $140, £90. ISBN 9780521764599.    ORDER
Paperback: 620 pp., illus. $70, £45. ISBN 9780521170871.    ORDER

The Candidate
What It Takes to Win--and Hold--the White House
Samuel L. Popkin
Oxford University Press, New York, 2012
Hardback: 360 pp. $27.95, £16.99. ISBN 9780199922079.    ORDER

Capitalizing on Nature
Ecosystems as Natural Assets
Edward B. Barbier
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2011
Hardback: 335 pp., illus. $95, £55. ISBN 9781107007277.    ORDER
Paperback: 335 pp., illus. $34.99, £19.99. ISBN 9780521189279.    ORDER

Carbohydrate Microarrays
Methods and Protocols
Yann Chevolot, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 443 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781617793721.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 808.

The Case of Galileo
A Closed Question?
Annibale Fantoli
University of Notre Dame Press, Notre Dame, IN, 2012
Paperback: 284 pp. $28. ISBN 9780268028916.    ORDER
Translated by George V. Coyne.

Cytokine Protocols
2nd ed.
Marc De Ley, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 253 pp., illus. $119. ISBN 9781617794384.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 820.

Elegance and Enigma
The Quantum Interviews
Maximilian Schlosshauer, Ed.
Springer, Heidelberg, Germany, 2012
Hardback: 325 pp., illus. $69.95. ISBN 9783642208799.    ORDER
Frontiers Collection.

Evolutionary Genomics
Statistical and Computational Methods, Vol. 2
Maria Anisimova, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 572 pp., illus. $159. ISBN 9781617795848.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 856.

Evolutionary Genomics
Statistical and Computational Methods, Vol. 1
Maria Anisimova, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 481 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781617795817.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 855.

The Feathery Tribe
Robert Ridgway and the Modern Study of Birds
Daniel Lewis
Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2012
Hardback: 368 pp., illus. $45. ISBN 9780300175523.    ORDER

Free Radicals
The Secret Anarchy of Science
Michael Brooks
Overlook (Peter Mayer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 319 pp., illus. $27.95, C$29.50. ISBN 9781590208540.    ORDER

Functional Genomics
Methods and Protocols. 2nd ed.
Michael Kaufmann and Claudia Klinger, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 434 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781617794230.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 815.

Handbook of Atypical Parkinsonism
Carlo Colosimo, David E. Riley, and Gregor K. Wenning, Eds.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2011
Hardback: 174 pp., illus. $79, £45. ISBN 9780521111973.    ORDER

Hawks and Owls of Eastern North America
2nd ed.
Chris G. Earley
Firefly, Buffalo, 2012
Paperback: 144 pp., illus. $19.95. ISBN 9781554079995.    ORDER

Horseshoe Crabs and Velvet Worms
The Story of the Animals and Plants That Time Has Left Behind
Richard Fortey
Knopf (Random House), New York, 2012
Hardback: 350 pp., illus. $28.95. ISBN 9780307263612.    ORDER

How the Brain Got Language
The Mirror System Hypothesis
Michael A. Arbib
Oxford University Press, New York, 2012
Hardback: 431 pp., illus. $49.95, £30. ISBN 9780199896684.    ORDER

Human-Assisted Reproductive Technology
Future Trends in Laboratory and Clinical Practice
David K. Gardner, Botros R. M. B. Rizk, and Tommaso Falcone, Eds.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2011
Hardback: 350 pp., illus. $110, £65. ISBN 9781107001121.    ORDER

Imaging of Vertebral Trauma
3rd ed.
Richard H. Daffner, Ed.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 242 pp., illus. $130, £80. ISBN 9780521897013.    ORDER

Lipases and Phospholipases
Methods and Protocols
Georgina Sandoval, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 563 pp., illus. $159. ISBN 9781617795992.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 861.

A Mental Healthcare Model for Mass Trauma Survivors
Control-Focused Behavioral Treatment of Earthquake, War, and Torture Trauma
Metin Basoglu and Ebru Salcioglu
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2011
Hardback: 294 pp., illus. $105, £65. ISBN 9780521880008.    ORDER

Mindmelding
Consciousness, Neuroscience, and the Mind's Privacy
William Hirstein
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2012
Hardback: 292 pp., illus. $85, £44.99. ISBN 9780199231904.    ORDER

Models of Protection Against HIV/SIV
Avoiding AIDS in Humans and Monkeys
Gianfranco Pancino, Guido Silvestri, and Keith Fowke
Academic (Elsevier Science), San Diego, 2011
Hardback: 359 pp., illus. $99.95. ISBN 9780123877154.    ORDER

MRCS Revision Guide
Trunk and Thorax
Mazyar Kanani and Leanne Harling
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Paperback: 182 pp., illus. $45, £29.99. ISBN 9780521145510.    ORDER

The Not-So-Special Interests
Interest Groups, Public Representation, and American Governance
Matt Grossmann
Stanford University Press, Palo Alto, CA, 2012
Hardback: 248 pp., illus. $80. ISBN 9780804781152.    ORDER
Paperback: 248 pp., illus. $24.95. ISBN 9780804781169.    ORDER

Oxidative Stress in Cancer Biology and Therapy
Douglas R. Spitz et al., Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 478 pp., illus. $209. ISBN 9781617793967.    ORDER
Oxidative Stress in Applied Basic Research and Clinical Practice.

Paradox
The Nine Greatest Enigmas in Science
Jim Al-Khalili
Bantam Press (Random House Group), London, 2012
Hardback: 251 pp., illus. £16.99. ISBN 9780593069295.    ORDER

Philosophy in an Age of Science
Physics, Mathematics, and Skepticism
Hilary Putnam. Mario De Caro and David Macarthur, Eds.
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2012
Hardback: 671 pp. $59.95. ISBN 9780674050136.    ORDER

The Philosophy of Human Evolution
Michael Ruse
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Hardback: 281 pp., illus. $99, £55. ISBN 9780521117937.    ORDER
Paperback: 281 pp., illus. $26.99, £17.99. ISBN 9780521133722.    ORDER

Plague, Fear, and Politics in San Francisco's Chinatown
Guenter B. Risse
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2012
Hardback: 385 pp., illus. $39.95. ISBN 9781421405100.    ORDER

The Prehistory of Home
Jerry D. Moore
University of California Press, Berkeley, 2012
Hardback: 281 pp., illus. $29.95, £19.95. ISBN 9780520272217.    ORDER

Railway
George Revill
Reaktion, London, 2012
Paperback: 288 pp., illus. $27. ISBN 9781861898746.    ORDER
Objekt.

Ralph Tailor's Summer
A Scrivener, His City, and the Plague
Keith Wrightson
Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2011
Hardback: 222 pp., illus. $40. ISBN 9780300174472.    ORDER

Remaking Wormsloe Plantation
The Environmental History of a Lowcountry Landscape
Drew A. Swanson
University of Georgia Press, Athens, 2012
Hardback: 269 pp., illus. $34.95. ISBN 9780820341774.    ORDER
Environmental History and the American South.

Rereading the Fossil Record
The Growth of Paleobiology as an Evolutionary Discipline
David Sepkoski
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2012
Hardback: 440 pp., illus. $55. ISBN 9780226748559.    ORDER

Roosters of the Apocalypse
How the Junk Science of Global Warming Nearly Bankrupted the Western World
Rael Jean Isaac
Heartland Institute, Chicago, 2012
Paperback: 117 pp. $16.95. ISBN 9781934791370.    ORDER

SELDI-TOF Mass Spectrometry
Methods and Protocols
Charlotte H. Clarke and Diane L. Bankert McCarthy, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 249 pp., illus. $119. ISBN 9781617794179.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 818.

Stone's Plastic Surgery Facts and Figures
3rd ed.
Tor Wo Chiu
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2011
Paperback: 515 pp., illus. $99, £60. ISBN 9780521139786.    ORDER

The Story of Earth
The First 4.5 Billion Years, from Stardust to Living Planet
Robert M. Hazen
Viking (Penguin), New York, 2012
Hardback: 318 pp. $27.95, C$29.50. ISBN 9780670023554.    ORDER

Stratigraphic Paleobiology
Understanding the Distribution of Fossil Taxa in Time and Space
Mark E. Patzkowsky and Steven M. Holland
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2012
Paperback: 271 pp., illus. $35, £22.50. ISBN 9780226649382.    ORDER

Studies on Men's Health and Fertility
Ashok Agarwal, R. John Aitken, and Juan G. Alvarez, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 687 pp., illus. $239. ISBN 9781617797750.    ORDER
Oxidative Stress in Applied Basic Research and Clinical Practice.

Synthetic Gene Networks
Methods and Protocols
Wilfried Weber and Martin Fussenegger, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2012
Hardback: 405 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781617794117.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 813.

Testing Prayer
Science and Healing
Candy Gunther Brown
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2012
Hardback: 384 pp., illus. $29.95. ISBN 9780674064676.    ORDER

The Value of Species
Edward L. McCord
Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2012
Hardback: 184 pp. $25. ISBN 9780300176575.    ORDER

Vegetables
A Biography
Evelyne Bloch-Dano
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2012
Hardback: 122 pp. $20, £13. ISBN 9780226059945.    ORDER
Translated by Teresa Lavender Fagan.

The Voice in the Machine
Building Computers That Understand Speech
Roberto Pieraccini
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2012
Hardback: 353 pp., illus. $35, £24.95. ISBN 9780262016858.    ORDER

A World of Insects
The Harvard University Press Reader
Ring T. Cardé and Vincent H. Resh, Eds.
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2012
Paperback: 412 pp., illus. $19.95. ISBN 9780674046191.    ORDER