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New Books at the Campus Library
January 2016

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Archaeology and Anthropology

Bog Bodies Uncovered: Solving Europe's Ancient Mystery, by Miranda Aldhouse-Green.  New York: Thames & Hudson, 2015.  GN780.22.E85 2015

The Foragers of Point Hope:  The Biology and Archaeology of Humans on the Edge of the Alaskan Arctic, edited by Charles E. Hilton, Benjamin M. Auerbach, and Libby W. Cowgill.   Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2014.  E99.E7 F6218 2014


Education, English and Literature

Intellectual Freedom Manual, edited by Trina Magi and Martin Garnar.  Chicago: ALA Editions, 2015.  Z711.4.I57 2015

Mathematics, Poetry and Beauty, by Ron Aharoni.  New Jersey: World Scientific, 2015.  QA95.A27413 2014

Qualitative Data Analysis: A Methods Sourcebook, by Matthew B. Miles, A. Michael Huberman, and Johnny Saldana, 3d ed.  Thousand Oaks, CA:  SAGE, 2014.  H62.M437 2014

You Majored in What?  Mapping Your Path from Chaos to Career, by Katharine Brooks, Ed.D. 


History, Political Science and Travel

Arctic Ambitions: Captain Cook and the Northwest Passage, edited by James K. Barnett and David L. Nicandri. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2014.  G246.C7 A74 2014

A Concise History of Japan, by Brett L. Walker.  Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 2015.  DS835.W333 2015

Embracing Cuba, by Byron Motley.  Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2015.  F1765.3.M685 2015

Excellent Daughters: The Secret Lifes of Young Women Who Are Transforming the Arab World, by Katherine Zoepf.  New York: Penguin Press, 2016.  HQ1784.Z64 2016

For Ethnography, by Paul Atkinson.  Los Angeles: SAGE, 2015.  GN316.A84 2015

Francis, Pope of Good Promise, by Jimmy Burns.  New York:  St. Martin's Press, 2015.  BX1378.7.B87 2015

Hitler's Art Thief, by Susan Ronald.  New York: St. Martin's Press, 2015.  N8795.3.E85 R66 2015

How the War Was Won, by Phillips Payson O'Brien.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015.  D743.O25 2015

Memories of Belonging: Descendants of Italian Migrants to the United States, 1884-Present, by Christa Wirth.  Boston, Brill, 2015.  E184.I8 W66 2015

Native American Whalemen and the World:  Indigenous Encounters and the Contingency of Race, by Nancy Shoemaker.  Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2015.  E78.N5 S48 2015

On Stalin's Team: The Years of Living Dangerously in Soviet Politics, by Sheila Fitzpatrick.  Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2015.  DK268.S8 F593 2015

Please Stop Helping Us: How Liberals Make It Harder for Blacks to Succeed, by Jason L. Riley.  New York: Encounter Books, 2014.  E185.86.R55 2014

Saloons Prostitutes and Temperance in Alaska Territory, by Catherine Holder Spude.  Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2015.  TX950.57.A4 S68 2015

The Drone Debate: A Primer on the U.S. use of Unmanned Aircraft Outside Conventional Battlefields, by Avery Plaw, Matthew S. Fricker and Carlos R. Colon.  Lanham, MD:  Rowman & Littlefield, 2015.  UG1242.D7 P53 2015

The Francis Effect: A Radical Pope's Challenge to the American Catholic Church, by John Gehring.  Lanham, MD:  Rowman & Littlefield, 2015.  BX1378.7.G44 2015

The Land Shall be Deluged in Blood: A New History of the Nat Turner Revolt, by Patrick H. Breen.  New York: Oxford University Press, 2015.  F232.S7 B74 2015

The New Tsar: The Rise and Reign of Vladimir Putin, by Steven Lee Myers.  London:  Simon & Schuster, 2015b.  DK510.766.P87 M93 2015b

The Ottoman Endgame: War, Revolution, and the Making of the Modern Middle East, 1908-1923, by Sean McMeekin.  New York: Penguin Press, 2015.  DS63.04.M38 2015

Viktor Frankl's Search For Meaning: An Emblematic 20th-Century Life, by Timothy Pytell.  New York:  Berghahn Books, 2015.  BF109.F695 2015

The Wilderness: Deep Inside the Republican Party's Combative, Contentious, Chaotic Quest to Take Back the White House, by McKay Coppins.  New York:  Little, Brown & Co., 2015.  JK2356.C69 2015


Science and Technology

Climate Change and the Coast: Building Resilient Communities, by Bruce C. Glavovic, et al.  Boca Raton, FL:  CRC Press, 2015.  TC205.G53 2015

Everyone is African: How Science Explodes the Myth of Race, by Daniel J. Fairbanks.  Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books, 2015.  GN289.F35 2015

Fishing People of the North: Cultures, Economies, and Management Responding to Change, edited by C.L. Carothers, et al.  Fairbanks, AK:  Alaska Sea Grant, UAF, 2012.  SH320.L7 2012

Hijacked Brains: The Experience and Science of Chronic Addiction, by Henrietta Robin Barnes, M.D.  Hanover, N.H.:  Dartmouth College Press, 2015.  RC564.B3584 2015

Microbiology: A very Short Introduction, by Nicholas P. Money.  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014.  QR41.2.M66 2014

NCLEX-RN Premier 2015-2016 with 2 Practice Tests, by Barbara J. Irwin.  New York:  Kaplan Publishing, 2015.  RT55.I793 2015

Radium and the Secret of Life, by Luis A. Campos.  Chicago, University of Chicago Press, 2015.  QD181.R1 C36 2015

Resurrection Science: Conservation, De-extinction and the Precarious Future of Wild Things, by M.R. O'Connor.  New York: St. Martin's Press, 2015.  QL82.O26 2015

Rough Waters: Our North Pacific Small Fishermen's Battle, by Nancy Danielson Mendenhall.  Seattle: Far Eastern Press, 2015.  HD8039.F66 N67 2015

The Death of Cancer, by Vincent T. DeVita Jr., M.D., and Elizabeth DeVitz-Raeburn.  New York: Sarah Crichton Books/Farrar Straus, & Giroux, 2015.  RC275.D48 2015


Sociology and Psychology

Asking For It: The Alarming Rise of Rape Culture - and What We Can Do About It, by Kate Harding.  Boston: De Lapo Lifelong, 2015.  HV6556.H37 2015

Getting Gamers: The Psychology of Video Games and Their Impact on the People Who Play Them, by Jamie Madigan.  New York:  St. Martin's Press, 2015. GV1469.34.P79 M33 2016

Give and Take: Why Helping Others Drives Our Success, by Adam Grant.  New York: Penguin Books, 2014.  BF637.S8 G68855 2014

Modern Families: Parents and Children in New Family Forms, by Susan Golombok.  Cambridge, U.K.:  Cambridge University Press, 2015.  HQ755.8.G654 2015

She-Q: Why Women Should Mentor Men and Change the World, by Michele Takei, PhD.  Santa Barbara, CA:  Praeger, 2012.  BF692.2.T35 2012

When the Sun Bursts: The Enigma of Schizophrenia, by Christopher Bollas.  New Haven:  Yale University Press, 2015.  RC514.B589 2015


Miscellaneous

Collection Evaluation in Academic Libraries: A Practical Guide for Libraries, by Karen C. Kohn.  Lanham, MD:  Rowman & Littlefield, 2015.  Z675.U5 K765 2015

Everyday Bias: Identifying and Navigating Unconscious Judgments in Our Daily Lives, by Howard J. Ross.  Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2014.  BF575.P9 R67 2014

Getting Permission: How to License & Clear Copyrighted Materials Online & Off, 5th ed., by Richard Stim.  Berkeley: Nolo, 2013.  KF3002.S75 2013

 

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