Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, September 26, 2014

50 Years of Brown Dwarfs
From Prediction to Discovery to Forefront of Research
Viki Joergens, Ed.
Springer, Cham, Switzerland, 2014
Hardback: 180 pp., illus. $129, £90. ISBN 9783319011615.    ORDER
Astrophysics and Space Science Library, 401.

Abductive Analysis
Theorizing Qualitative Research
Iddo Tavory and Stefan Timmermans
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2014
Paperback: 178 pp. $19, £13.50. ISBN 9780226180311.    ORDER

Acid Test
LSD, Ecstasy, and the Power to Heal
Tom Shroder
Blue Rider (Penguin Group USA), New York, 2014
Hardback: 447 pp. $27.95, C$32.95. ISBN 9780399162794.    ORDER

Between Land and Sea
The Atlantic Coast and the Transformation of New England
Christopher L. Pastore
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2014
Hardback: 312 pp., illus. $35. ISBN 9780674281417.    ORDER

The Birds of Pandemonium
Life Among the Exotic and the Endangered
Michele Raffin
Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill (Workman), New York, 2014
Hardback: 224 pp., illus. $24.95. ISBN 9781616201364.    ORDER

Cultivating the Nile
The Everyday Politics of Water in Egypt
Jessica Barnes
Duke University Press, Durham, NC, 2014
Hardback: 248 pp., illus. $89.95. ISBN 9780822357414.    ORDER
Paperback: 248 pp., illus. $24.95. ISBN 9780822357568.    ORDER
New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century.

Dodging Extinction
Power, Food, Money, and the Future of Life on Earth
Anthony D. Barnosky
University of California Press, Berkeley, 2014
Hardback: 254 pp. $29.95, £19.95. ISBN 9780520274372.    ORDER

Infographic Designers' Sketchbooks
Steven Heller and Rick Landers
Princeton Architectural, New York, 2014
Hardback: 351 pp., illus. $60. ISBN 9781616892869.    ORDER

Let Me Heal
The Opportunity to Preserve Excellence in American Medicine
Kenneth M. Ludmerer
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2014
Hardback: 451 pp. $34.95, £22.99. ISBN 9780199744541.    ORDER

The Meaning of Human Existence
Edward O. Wilson
Liveright (Norton), New York, 2014
Hardback: 208 pp. $23.95, C$26.95. ISBN 9780871401007.    ORDER

A Surgeon's Guide to Anaesthesia and Peri-operative Care
Jane Sturgess, Justin Davies, and Kamen Valchanov, Eds.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2014
Paperback: 339 pp., illus. $54.95, £34.99. ISBN 9781107698079.    ORDER

Unifying the Mind
Cognitive Representations as Graphical Models
David Danks
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2014
Hardback: 299 pp. $40. ISBN 9780262027991.    ORDER

The Wild Cat Book
Fiona Sunquist and Mel Sunquist
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2014
Hardback: 274 pp., illus. $35, £24.50. ISBN 9780226780269.    ORDER