Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, October 11, 2013

Accident Proneness
Huiqing Jin
Science Press, Beijing, 2013
Hardback: 293 pp., illus. CN¥128. ISBN 9787030373441.    ORDER

An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth
What Going to Space Taught Me About Ingenuity, Determination, and Being Prepared for Anything
Chris Hadfield
Little, Brown (Hachette Book Group USA), New York, 2013
Hardback: 304 pp., illus. $28. ISBN 9780316253017.    ORDER

Beauty
Lauren Arrington, Zoë Lemhardt, and Philip Dawid, Eds.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2013
Paperback: 209 pp., illus. $19.99, £12.99. ISBN 9781107693432.    ORDER
Darwin College Lectures, 25.

Birds and People
Mark Cocker and David Tipling
Jonathan Cape (Random House), London, 2013
Hardback: 592 pp., illus. $65. ISBN 9780224081740.    ORDER

The Bitterest Pills
The Troubling Story of Antipsychotic Drugs
Joanna Moncrieff
Palgrave Macmillan (St. Martin's), New York, 2013
Paperback: 292 pp., illus. $29. ISBN 9781137277435.    ORDER

Breaking New Ground
A Personal History
Lester R. Brown
Norton, New York, 2013
Hardback: 224 pp., illus. $24.95, C$26.50. ISBN 9780393240061.    ORDER

Chaser
Unlocking the Genius of the Dog Who Knows a Thousand Words
John W. Pilley, with Hilary Hinzmann
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Boston, 2013
Hardback: 272 pp., illus. $26. ISBN 9780544102576.    ORDER

The Confidence Trap
A History of Democracy in Crisis from World War I to the Present
David Runciman
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2013
Hardback: 407 pp. $29.95, £19.95. ISBN 9780691148687.    ORDER

Divine Fury
A History of Genius
Darrin M. McMahon
Basic Books (Perseus), New York, 2013
Hardback: 334 pp., illus. $29.99, C$34.50. ISBN 9780465003259.    ORDER

Don't Look, Don't Touch, Don't Eat
The Science Behind Revulsion
Valerie Curtis
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2013
Hardback: 177 pp. $25. ISBN 9780226131337.    ORDER

The Fairness Instinct
The Robin Hood Mentality and Our Biological Nature
L. Sun
Prometheus, Amherst, NY, 2013
Hardback: 346 pp. $24.95, C$26.50. ISBN 9781616148478.    ORDER

Fighting for Reliable Evidence
Judith M. Gueron and Howard Rolston
Russell Sage Foundation, New York, 2013
Paperback: 593 pp. $37.50. ISBN 9780871544933.    ORDER

From Literature to Biterature
Lem, Turing, Darwin, and Explorations in Computer Literature, Philosophy of Mind, and Cultural Evolution
Peter Swirski
McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal, 2013
Hardback: 243 pp., illus. $29.95, C$29.95. ISBN 9780773542952.    ORDER

The Golden Age of Maritime Maps
When Europe Discovered the World
Catherine Hofmann, Hélène Richard, and Emmanuelle Vagnon
Firefly, Buffalo, 2013
Hardback: 256 pp., illus. $49.95. ISBN 9781770852389.    ORDER

The Last Colonies of Ancient America
A Comprehensive Guide to the Pre-Columbian Visitors Who Really Discovered America
Frank Joseph
New Page (Career), Pompton Plains, NJ, 2013
Paperback: 319 pp., illus. $16.99. ISBN 9781601632784.    ORDER

Legacies of the War on Poverty
Martha J. Bailey and Sheldon Danziger, Eds.
Russell Sage Foundation, New York, 2013
Paperback: 321 pp., illus. $39.95. ISBN 9780871540072.    ORDER
National Poverty Center Series on Poverty and Public Policy.

MaddAddam
A Novel
Margaret Atwood
Nan A. Talese (Doubleday), New York, 2013
Hardback: 417 pp. $27.95. ISBN 9780385528788.    ORDER

The Mind of the Horse
An Introduction to Equine Cognition
Michel-Antoine Leblanc
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2013
Hardback: 462 pp., illus. $39.95. ISBN 9780674724969.    ORDER
Translated from the French edition (2010) by Giselle Weiss.

The Ornaments of Life
Coevolution and Conservation in the Tropics
Theodore H. Fleming and W. John Kress
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2013
Paperback: 600 pp., illus. $50, £35. ISBN 9780226253411.    ORDER
Interspecific Interactions.

The Outer Limits of Reason
What Science, Mathematics, and Logic Cannot Tell Us
Noson S. Yanofsky
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2013
Hardback: 417 pp., illus. $29.95. ISBN 9780262019354.    ORDER

Pests in the City
Flies, Bedbugs, Cockroaches, and Rats
Dawn Day Biehler
University of Washington Press, Seattle, 2013
Hardback: 359 pp., illus. $34.95. ISBN 9780295993010.    ORDER
Weyerhaeuser Environmental Books.

Returns
Becoming Indigenous in the Twenty-First Century
James Clifford
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2013
Hardback: 376 pp., illus. $39.95. ISBN 9780674724921.    ORDER

Traffic Crash Epidemiology
Huiqing Jin
Science Press, Beijing, 2013
Hardback: 495 pp., illus. CN¥198. ISBN 9787030360090.    ORDER

Variational Methods with Applications in Science and Engineering
Kevin W. Cassel
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2013
Hardback: 431 pp., illus. $65. ISBN 9781107022584.    ORDER

When the Invasion of Land Failed
The Legacy of the Devonian Extinctions
George R. McGhee Jr.
Columbia University Press, New York, 2013
Hardback: 331 pp., illus. $135, £93. ISBN 9780231160568.    ORDER
Paperback: 331 pp., illus. $45, £30.95. ISBN 9780231160575.    ORDER
Critical Moments and Perspectives in Earth History and Paleobiology.

Wrong
Nine Economic Policy Disasters and What We Can Learn from Them
Richard S. Grossman
Oxford University Press, New York, 2013
Hardback: 290 pp. $27.95, £18.99. ISBN 9780199322190.    ORDER