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New Books at the Campus Library
October 2014

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Anthropology, Psychology and Sociology

8 Keys to End Bullying: Strategies for Parents and Schools, by Signe Whitson. New York: W.W. Norton, 2014. BF637.B85.W48 2014

How Real is Race? A Sourcebook on Race, Culture, and Biology, by Carol Mukhopadhyay. Lanham, MD: AltaMira Press, 2014. HT1521.M785 2014

Masculindians: Conversations About Indigenous Manhood, by Sam McKegney. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University Press, 2014. E98.P95.M37 2014

Our Necessary Shadow: The Nature and Meaning of Psychiatry, by Tom Burns. New York: Pegasus Books, 2014. RC438.B87 2014

Revisioning Red Riding Hood Around the World: An Anthology of International Retellings, by Sandra Beckett. Detroit, MI: Wayne State University Press, 2014. GR75.L56.B434 2014

The Drunken Monkey: Why We Drink and Abuse Alcohol, by Robert Dudley. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2014. GT2884.D84 2014

The Franz Boas Enigma, by Ludger Muller-Wille.  Montreal:  Baraka Books, 2014.  GN21.B56 M85 2014

Art, Theater and Music

A Totem Pole History: The Work of Lummi Carver Joe Hillaire, by Pauline Hillaire. Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press, 2013. E99.L65.H55 2013

Art and the Second World War, by Monica Bohm-Duchen. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, D810.A7.B64 2013

Bound to Appear: Art, Slavery, and the Site of Blackness in Multicultural America, by Huey Copeland. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2013. N6512.5.I56.C66 2013

The Art of the Louvre's Tuileries Gardens, by Laura Corey. Atlanta, GA: High Museum of Art, 2013. Oversize SB466.F83.J274 2013


Art for Art's Sake? The Impact of Arts Education, by Ellen Winner. Paris: OECD Publishing, 2013. NX280.W56 2013

Beyond the University: Why Liberal Education Matters, by Michael S. Roth.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 2014.  LC1011.R75 2014

Growing Young Minds: How Museums and Libraries Create Lifelong Learners. Washington D.C.: Institute of Museum and Library Services, 2013. AM7.G76 2013

Stop Talking: Indigenous Ways of Teaching and Learning and Difficult Dialogues in Higher Education, by Ilarion Merculieff. Anchorage: University of Alaska Anchorage, 2013. LB2331.M47 2013`

English and Literature

Censors at Work: How States Shaped Literature, by Robert Darnton. New York: W.W. Norton, 2014. Z657.D26 2014

Gatsby: The Cultural History of the Great American Novel, by Bob Batchelor. Lanham, MD: Rowland and Littlefield, 2014. PS3511.I9.G8228 2014

Literature of the Holocaust, by Alan Rosen. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013. PN56.H55.L59 2013

The Hidden World of Poetry, Unravelling Celtic Mythology in Contemporary Irish Poetry, by Adam Wyeth. Cliffs of Moher, Ireland: Salmon Poetry, 2013. PR8772.W948 2013

The News Gap: When the Information Preferences of the Media and the Public Diverge, by Pablo Boczkowski. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2013. PN4784.O62.B63 2013

History, Political Science and Travel

A Fighting Chance, by Elizabeth Warren. New York: Metropolitan Books, 2014. E901.1.W37.A3 2014

Invisible Hands: Voices from the Global Economy, by Corinne Goria. San Francisco: McSweeney's Books, 2014. JC571.I58 2014

Kiska: The Japanese Occupation of an Alaska Island, by Brendan Coyle.  Fairbanks: University of Alaska Press, 2014.  D769.87.A4 C688 2014

National Responses to the Holocaust: National Identity and Public Memory, by Jennifer Taylor. Newark: University of Delaware Press, 2013. D804.348.N38 2013

Sex Workers Unite: A History of the Movement from Stonewall to SlutWalk, by Melinda Chateauvert. Boston: Beacon Press, 2013. HQ144.C46 2013

The Invention of News: How the World Came to Know About Itself, by Andrew Pettegree. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2014. PN5110.P48 2014

Political Order and Political Decay: From the Industrial Revolution to the Globalization of Democracy, by Francis Fukuyama. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2014. JC11.F853 2014

The Public Library: A Photographic Essay, by Robert Dawson. New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2014. Z731.P9265 2014

The Struggle for Iraq's Future: How Corruption, Incompetence and Sectarianism Have Undermined Democracy, by Zaid Al-Ali. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2014. DS79.769.A395 2014

U.S.-Iran Misperceptions: A Dialogue, by Abbas Maleki. New York: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2014. E183.8.I55.U574 2014

Whales & Nations: Environmental Diplomacy on the High Seas, by Kurkpatrick Dorsey. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2013. SH383.D67 2013

When Soldiers Fall: How Americans Have Confronted Combat Losses from World War I to Afghanistan, by Steven Casey. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. U163.C265 2014

Philosophy and Religion

Oedipus and the Sphinx: The Threshold Myth from Sophocles through Freud to Cocteau, by Almut-Barbara Renger. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2013. BL820.O43.R46 2013

Science and Technology

Among Wolves, by Gordon Haber and Marybeth Holleman. Fairbanks: University of Alaska Press, 2013. QL737.C22.H315 2013

Climate Change and United States Forests, edited by David L. Peterson, James M. Vose, and Toral Patel-Weynand.  New York: Springer, 2014.  SD390.7.C55 C58 2014

Don't Make Me Think: A Common Sense Approach to Web and Mobile Usability, Revisited, by Steve Krug. Berkeley, CA: New Riders, 2014. TK5105.888.K78 2014

HTML & CSS: Design and Build Websites, by Jon Duckett. Indianapolis: John Wiley & Sons, 2011. QA76.76.H94.D837 2014

Life Beyond Earth, by Athena Coustenis and Therese Encrenaz. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013. QB54.C686 2013

Linux All-In-One for Dummies, 5th Ed, by Emmett Dulaney. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2014. QA76.76.O63 2014

Mountain Geography: Physical and Human Dimensions, by Martin Price. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2013. GB501.2.M684 2013

Our Final Invention: Artificial Intelligence and the End of the Human Era, by James Barrat. New York: St Martin's Press, 2013. Q335.B377 2013

Rare Birds of North America, by Steve Howell. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2014. QL67.57.N7.H68 2014

Revealing the Heart of the Galaxy: The Milky Way and Its Black Hole, by Robert Sanders. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014. QB843.B55.S26 2014

A Social Strategy: How We Profit From Social Media, by Mikolaj Jan Piskorski. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2014. HF5415.1265.P57 2014

The Periodic Table: A Visual Guide to the Elements, by Paul Parsons.  New York:  Quercus, 2014.  QD467.P27 2014

The Power of Knowledge: How Information and Technology Made the Modern World, by Jeremy Black.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 2014.  CB478.B54 2014

The Survival Handbook: Essential Skills for Outdoor Adventure, by Nicky Munro. New York: DK Publishing, 2012. GV200.5.T68 2012.

Miscellaneous and DVDs

Talk Like Ted: The 9 Public-Speaking Secrets of the World's Top Minds, by Carmine Gallo. New York: St Martin's Press, 2014. HF5718.22.G353 2014


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