Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, April 12, 2013

3.11
Disaster and Change in Japan
Richard J. Samuels
Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY, 2013
Hardback: 292 pp., illus. $29.95, £18.50. ISBN 9780801452000.    ORDER

The Art of Failure
An Essay on the Pain of Playing Video Games
Jesper Juul
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2013
Hardback: 171 pp., illus. $19.95. ISBN 9780262019057.    ORDER
Playful Thinking.

Birdsong, Speech, and Language
Exploring the Evolution of Mind and Brain
Johan J. Bolhuis and Martin Everaert, Eds.
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2013
Hardback: 556 pp., illus. $50, £34.95. ISBN 9780262018609.    ORDER

Bootstrap Geologist
My Life in Science
Gene Shinn
University Press of Florida, Gainesville, 2013
Hardback: 310 pp., illus. $34.95. ISBN 9780813044361.    ORDER

Chemical Neurobiology
Methods and Protocols
Matthew R. Banghart, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2013
Hardback: 231 pp., illus. $119. ISBN 9781627033442.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 995.

Comprehensive Care for Complex Patients
The Medical-Psychiatric Coordinating Physician Model
Steven A. Frankel, James A. Bourgeois, and Philip Erdberg
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2013
Hardback: 202 pp. $85, £55. ISBN 9781107025158.    ORDER

Cytochrome P450 Protocols
3rd ed.
Ian R. Phillips, Elizabeth A. Shephard, and Paul R. Ortiz de Montellano, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2013
Hardback: 331 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781627033206.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 987.

Dictyostelium discoideum Protocols
2nd ed.
Ludwig Eichinger and Francisco Rivero, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2013
Hardback: 491 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781627033015.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 983.

Egyptian Oedipus
Athanasius Kircher and the Secrets of Antiquity
Daniel Stolzenberg
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2013
Hardback: 319 pp., illus. $50. ISBN 9780226924144.    ORDER

Endocrinology of Physical Activity and Sport
2nd ed.
Naama Constantini and Anthony C. Hackney, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2013
Hardback: 570 pp., illus. $209. ISBN 9781627033138.    ORDER
Contemporary Endocrinology.

Evidence for Health
From Patient Choice to Global Policy
Anne Andermann
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2013
Paperback: 228 pp., illus. $48, £29.99. ISBN 9781107648654.    ORDER

Evolution and Human Sexual Behavior
Peter B. Gray and and Justin R. Garcia
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2013
Hardback: 376 pp. $39.95. ISBN 9780674072732.    ORDER

Family Trees
A History of Genealogy in America
François Weil
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2013
Hardback: 314 pp., illus. $27.95. ISBN 9780674045835.    ORDER

Giving Kids a Fair Chance
James J. Heckman
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2013
Hardback: 147 pp., illus. $14.95, £10.95. ISBN 9780262019132.    ORDER
A Boston Review Book.

Gold Rush in the Jungle
The Race to Discover and Defend the Rarest Animals of Vietnam's "Lost World"
Dan Drollette Jr.
Crown (Random House), New York, 2013
Hardback: 334 pp., illus. $25, C$29.95. ISBN 9780307407047.    ORDER

Guano and the Opening of the Pacific World
A Global Ecological History
Gregory T. Cushman
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2013
Hardback: 415 pp., illus. $99, £60. ISBN 9781107004139.    ORDER
Studies in Environment and History.

Hidden Hunger
Gender and the Politics of Smarter Foods
Ava Hirata Kimura
Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY, 2013
Hardback: 240 pp., illus. $75. ISBN 9780801451645.    ORDER
Paperback: 240 pp., illus. $24.95. ISBN 9780801478598.    ORDER

The Little Book of Neuroscience Haikus
Eric H. Chudler
Norton, New York, 2013
Paperback: 231 pp., illus. $16.95, C$16. ISBN 9780393708325.    ORDER

The Lost Art of Finding Our Way
John Edward Huth
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2013
Hardback: 538 pp., illus. $35. ISBN 9780674072824.    ORDER

LSD
My Problem Child. Insights/Outlooks
Albert Hofmann
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2013
Hardback: 244 pp., illus. $39.99, £24.99. ISBN 9780199639410.    ORDER
Translated by Jonathan Ott.

Mindvaults
Sociocultural Grounds for Pretending and Imaginging
Radu J. Bogdan
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2013
Hardback: 258 pp. $35. ISBN 9780262019118.    ORDER

Night Vision
Exploring the Infrared Universe
Michael Rowan-Robinson
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2013
Hardback: 261 pp., illus. $50, £30. ISBN 9781107024762.    ORDER

Organ Regeneration
Methods and Protocols
Joydeep Basu and John W. Ludlow, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2013
Hardback: 291 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781627033626.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 1001.

Penguins
Natural History and Conservation
Pablo Garcia Borboroglu and P. Dee Boersma, Eds.
University of Washington Press, Seattle, 2013
Paperback: 336 pp., illus. $40, £26.99. ISBN 9780295992846.    ORDER

Protein Nanotechnology
Protocols, Instrumentation, and Applications. 2nd ed.
Juliet A. Gerrard, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2013
Hardback: 387 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781627033534.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 996.

Quantum Concepts in Physics
An Alternative Approach to the Understanding of Quantum Mechanics
Malcolm Longair
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2013
Hardback: 461 pp., illus. $70, £40. ISBN 9781107017092.    ORDER

Reasons of Conscience
The Bioethics Debate in Germany
Stefan Sperling
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2013
Paperback: 141 pp. $32.50, £21. ISBN 9780226924328.    ORDER

Relentless Evolution
John N. Thompson
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2013
Paperback: 509 pp., illus. $35, £22.50. ISBN 9780226018751.    ORDER

Research Ethics
A Philosophical Guide to the Responsible Conduct of Research
Gary Comstock
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2013
Paperback: 308 pp., illus. $45, £27.99. ISBN 9780521187084.    ORDER

Satellite Image Atlas of Glaciers of the World. State of the Earth's Cryosphere at the Beginning of the 21st Century
Glaciers, Global Snow Cover, Floating Ice, and Permafrost and Periglacial Environments
Richard S. Williams Jr. and Jane G. Ferrigno, Eds.
U. S. Geological Survey (U. S. Department of the Interior), Reston, VA, 2012
Paperback: 518 pp., illus. + Supplemental Cryosphere Notes. $76. ISBN 9780607982879.    ORDER
Professional Paper 1386-A.

Single-Molecule Cellular Biophysics
Mark C. Leake
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2013
Hardback: 289 pp., illus. $80, £45. ISBN 9781107005839.    ORDER

Skin Stem Cells
Methods and Protocols
Kursad Turksen, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2013
Hardback: 333 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781627033299.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 989.

Southern Gems
Stephen James O'Meara
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2013
Hardback: 480 pp., illus. $48, £30. ISBN 9781107015012.    ORDER
Deep-Sky Companions.

Surfaces and Essences
Analogy as the Fuel and Fire of Thinking
Douglas Hofstadter and Emmanuel Sander
Basic Books (Perseus), New York, 2013
Hardback: 592 pp., illus. $35, C$38. ISBN 9780465018475.    ORDER

The Unpredictable Species
What Makes Humans Unique
Philip Lieberman
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2013
Hardback: 271 pp., illus. $29.95, £19.95. ISBN 9780691148588.    ORDER

The Upcycle
Beyond Sustainability--Designing for Abundance
William McDonough and Michael Braungart
North Point (Farrar, Straus and Giroux), New York, 2013
Paperback: 254 pp., illus. $24, C$27.50. ISBN 9780865477483.    ORDER

The View from Above
The Science of Social Space
Jeanne Haffner
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2013
Hardback: 219 pp., illus. $32, £22.95. ISBN 9780262018791.    ORDER