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Wednesday, March 31, 2010

New Titles in Classics


Rumi : the book of love : poems of ecstasy and longing / Jal¯al al-D¯in R¯um¯i, Maulana, 1207-1273.

Hebrew for dummies / Jacobs, Jill Suzanne.

Hellenistic collection : Philitas, Alexander of Aetolia, Hermesianax,
Euphorion, Parthenius
/ edited and translated by J.L. Lightfoot.

Philippics / Cicero ; edited and translated by D.R. Shackleton Bailey ; revised by John T. Ramsey and Gesine Manuwald.

Monday, March 29, 2010

Thursday, March 25, 2010

New Titles in Fine and Performing Arts



A new literary history of America edited by Greil Marcus and Werner

The art of medieval urbanism : Parthenay in romanesque Aquitaine by Robert A. Maxwell

Prato : architecture, piety, and political identity in a Tuscan city-state by Alick Macdonnel McLean

Dada's Women by Ruth Hemus

Giotto's O : narrative, figuration, and pictorial ingenuity in the Arena Chapel by Andrew Ladis

The splendor of Roman wall painting by Umberto Pappalardo

Leonard Bernstein : the political life of an American musician by Barry Seldes

Present tense : photographs by JoAnn Verburg by Susan Kismaric

The beautiful smile : the Hasselblad Award 2007 by Nan Goldin ; edited with Jack Ritchey, Gerhard Steidl, Walter Keller

The art of French piano music : Debussy, Ravel, Fauré, Chabrier by Roy Howat

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

New Titles in Psychology


Executive's guide to understanding people : how Freudian theory can turn good executives into better leaders / Abraham Zaleznik.

Asylum : inside the closed world of state mental hospitals / photographs by Christopher Payne ; with an essay by Oliver Sacks.

Memory / Alan D. Baddeley.

A cracking of the heart / David Horowitz.

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

New Titles in Economics and Finance



How to get your share of the $30-plus billion being offered by U.S. foundations: a complete guide for locating, preparing, and presenting your proposals by Richard Helweg

Money by Eric Lonergan

Innovative financing for development; edited by Suhas Ketkar and Dilip Ratha

Foreign investment & domestic development: multinationals and the state by Jenny Rebecca Kehl

The myth of the rational market : a history of risk, reward, and delusion on Wall Street by Justin Fox

Friday, March 12, 2010

Thursday, March 11, 2010

New Titles in American Studies



A new literary history of America; edited by Greil Marcus and Werner Sollors

Garner's modern American usage by Bryan A. Garner

The snakehead : an epic tale of the Chinatown underworld and the American dream by Patrick Radden Keefe

Billy Graham and the Rise of the Republican South by Steven P. Miller

Zeitoun by Dave Eggers

The great American university : its rise to preeminence, its indispensable national role, why it must be protected by Jonathan R. Cole

Sisters and saints : women and American religion by Ann Braude

God and the founders : Madison, Washington, and Jefferson by Vincent Phillip Muñoz

Monday, March 8, 2010

New Electronic Titles in International Relations

Chain immigration explained [electronic resource]: the power of the immigration multiplier by Bin Yu

Immigrant integration [electronic resource]: a cross-national study by Frank van Tubergen

An immigrant's run-in with the law [electronic resource]: a forensic linguistic analysis by Kristina Beckman

Iranian immigrants in Los Angeles [electronic resource]: the role of networks and econonmic integration by Claudia Der-Martirosian

Immigrants, settlers, and laborers [electronic resource]: the socioeconomic transformation of a farming community by Travis du Bry

The West Indian diaspora [electronic resource]: experiences in the United States and Canada by Alwyn D. Gilkes

Thursday, March 4, 2010

New Titles in Communication Studies



The New Blue Media: how Michael Moore, MoveOn.org, Jon Stewart and company are transforming progressive politics by Theodore Hamm

Oxford Guide to Library Research by Thomas Mann

The Cartoons that shook the world by Jytte Klausen

Writers at play: making the space for adolescents to balance imagination and craft by Mary Adler

Routledge handbook for applied communication research by Lawrence R. Frey

Making library Web sites usable: a LITA guide by Tom Lehman and Terry Nikkel

Tuesday, March 2, 2010

New Titles in Women and Gender Studies



Blues legacies and Black feminism : Gertrude "Ma" Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie Holiday by Angela Yvonne Davis

Woman's work in music : being an account of her influence on the art, in ancient as well as modern times ; a summary of her musical compositions, in the different countries of the civilized world ; and an estimate of their rank in comparison with those of men by Arthur Elson

Women's voices across musical worlds by Jane A. Bernstein

Cecilia reclaimed : feminist perspectives on gender and music by Susan C. Cook

Senoritas in blue: the making of a female political elite in Franco's Spain by Inbal Ofer

Gender and everyday life by Mary Holmes

Monday, March 1, 2010

New Titles in Medicine


What's happening to grandpa? / Shriver, Maria.

Disaster communications in a changing media world / Haddow, George D.

Good care, painful choices : medical ethics for ordinary people Devine, Richard J.

Asylum : inside the closed world of state mental hospitals / photographs by Christopher Payne ; with an essay by Oliver Sacks.