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Tuesday, November 30, 2010

New titles in Marketing and Management

Repositioning: marketing in an era of competition, change, and crisis by Jack Trout

Pull: the power of the Semantic Web to transform your business by David Siegel

Social media marketing [electronic resource] : game theory and the emergence of collaboration by Eric Anderson

Neuromarketing [electronic resource] : exploring the brain of the consumer by Leon Zurawicki

Handbook on business process management [electronic resource] : introduction, methods and information systems; edited by Jan vom Brocke, Michael Rosemann

New titles in Chemistry

The disappearing spoon : and other true tales of madness, love, and the history of the world from the periodic table of the elements by Sam Kean

Supramolecular chemistry [electronic resource] : from biological inspiration to biomedical applications by Peter J. Cragg


Quality assurance in analytical chemistry [electronic resource] : training and teaching by Bernd Wenclawiak

Rapid production of micro- and nano-particles using superficial water [electronic resource] by Zhen Fang

Monday, November 29, 2010

New titles in Sociology and Anthropology

Social brain, distributed mind by R.I.M. Dunbar

Dimensions of human behavior: person and environment by Elizabeth D. Hutchison

Enchanted Europe: superstition, reason, and religion 1250-1750 by Euan Cameron

Remaking America: democracy and public policy in an age of inequality by Joe Soss

Foodies: democracy and distinction in the gourmet foodscape by Josee Johnston

The new Blackwell companion to medical sociology by William C. Cockerham

Naked city: the death and life of authentic urban places by Sharon Zukin

Roman social history: a sourcebook by Tim G. Parker

New Titles in Marketing and Management

Managing Hispanic and Latino employees : a guide to hiring, training, motivating, supervising, and supporting the fastest growing workforce group by Louis E. V. Nevaer

Viral loop: from Facebook to Twitter, how today's smartest businesses grow themselves by Adam L. Penenberg

The everything HR kit: a complete guide to attracting, retaining, and motivating high-performance employees by John Putzier

Selling to anyone over the phone by Renee P. Walkup

Stories of transformative leadership in the human services: why the glass is always full by Stephen Burghardt

Customer service training 101 by Renee Evenson

Sustainable e-business management [electronic resource]: selected papers, 16th Americas Conference on Information Systems, AMCIS, SIGeBIZ track, Lima, Peru, August 12-15, 2010; edited by Matthew L. Nelson et al.

Management? It's not what you think! by Henry Mintzberg

Saturday, November 27, 2010

New Titles in Theology


Toward a generous Orthodoxy : prospects for Hans Frei's postliberal theology / Jason A. Springs.

Many are called : rediscovering the glory of the priesthood / Scott Hahn.

The Jesuit guide to (almost) everything : a spirituality for real life /
James Martin.

Heart of the Christian life : thoughts on the Holy Mass / Benedict XVI.

Friday, November 26, 2010

New titles in Information Systems and Technology

Scandinavian information systems research [electronic resource] : first Scandinavian Conference on Information Systems, SCIS 2010, Rebild, Denmark, August 20-22, 2010. proceedings

Management of the interconnected world [electronic resource] : ItAIS: The Italian Association for Information Systems  by Alessandro D'Atri

Business process technology [electronic resource] : a unified view on business processes, workflows and enterprise applications by Dirk Draheim


Network science [electronic resource] : complexity in nature and technology by Ernesto Estrada

Thursday, November 25, 2010

New Titles in Social Work


The murder room : the heirs of Sherlock Holmes gather to solve the world's
most perplexing cold cases / Michael Capuzzo.

Needed by nobody : homelessness and humanness in post-socialist Russia /
Tova H*ojdestrand.

Hard lives, mean streets : violence in the lives of homeless women / Jana
L. Jasinski ... [et al.].

Mail-order kid : an Orphan Train rider's story / Marilyn June Coffey.

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

New titles in Mathematics

High performance networking, computing, communication systems, and mathematical foundations [electronic resource] : International Conferences, ICHCC 2009-ICTMF 2009, Sanya, Hainan Island, China, December 13-14, 2009. Proceedings

Opera de cribro by J.B. Friedlander

Mathematics of program construction [electronic resource] : 10th international conference, MPC 2010, Quebec City, Canada, June 21-23, 2010 ; proceedings

Intelligent computer mathematics [electronic resource] : 10th International Conference, AISC 2010, 17th Symposium, Calculemus 2010, and 9th International Conference, MKM 2010, Paris, France, July 5-10, 2010. Proceedings

Mathemematical linguistics [electronic resource] by András Kornai

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

New Titles in Native American Studies


Native American Catholics at the millennium : a report on a survey by the
United States Conference of Catholic Bishops' Ad Hoc Committee on Native
American Catholics.

Yellow dirt : an American story of a poisoned land and a people betrayed / Judy Pasternak.

Native American language ideologies : beliefs, practices, and struggles in Indian country / edited by Paul V. Kroskrity and Margaret C. Field.

Coyote speaks : wonders of the Native American world / Ari Berk & Carolyn Dunn.

Chiefs [videorecording] / Schellenberg, August.

Monday, November 22, 2010

Friday, November 19, 2010

New Titles in Social Work


Religion, belief and social work : making a difference / Sheila Furness and Philip Gilligan.

Social security in religious networks : anthropological perspectives on new risks and ambivalences / edited by Carolin Leutloff-Grandits, Anja Peleikis and Tatjana Thelen.

Creating spiritual and psychological resilience : integrating care in disaster relief work / Grant H. Brenner, Daniel H. Bush, Joshua Moses, editors.

Good punishment? : Christian moral practice and U.S. imprisonment / James Samuel Logan.

New Titles in Native American Studies


The following books are a sampling of collection titles donated by Rev. Raymond Bucko, S.J.:

Songs of the earth : a timeless collection of Native American wisdom / Curtis, Edward S.

Mysteries of the ancient Americas : the New World before Columbus / Reader's Digest Association.

Chroniclers of Indian life / Hyslop, Stephen G. (Stephen Garrison).

The Indians of New England : a critical bibliography / Salisbury, Neal.

The Mighty chieftains / Time-Life Books.

Special Joint Task Force report on Alaskan native issues / United States. American Indian Policy Review Commission.

Thursday, November 18, 2010

New Titles in Philosophy


In the name of God : the evolutionary origins of religious ethics and violence / John Teehan.

Jewish thought : an introduction / Oliver Leaman.

The pragmatic century : conversations with Richard J. Bernstein / edited by Sheila Greeve Davaney and Warren G. Frisina.

Rethinking the human / edited by J. Michelle Molina and Donald K. Swearer with Susan Lloyd McGarry.

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

New titles in Theology

Ancient religions by Sarah Iles Johnston

In the garden of evil: the vices and culture in the Middle Ages by Richard Newhauser

City of God: Christian citizenship in postwar Guatemala by Kevin Lewis O'Neill

Beyond enlightenment: Buddhism, religion, modernity by Richard Cohen

Islam and the problem of Black suffering by Sherman A. Jackson

Piety and politics: Islamism in contemporary Malaysia by Joseph Chinyong Liow

What is Asian American biblical hermeneutics?: reading the New Testament by Tat-Siong Benny Liew

Wild geese : Buddhism in Canada by Victor S¯ogen Hori

Fundamentalisms and the media by Stewart M. Hoover

Insight into two Biblical passages: the anatomy of a prohibition: I Timothy 2:12, the TLG Computer, and the Christian Church; the servant city: the servant songs of Isaiah, 40-66 and the fall of Jerusalem in 586 BC/BCE by Leland E. Wilshire

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

New Titles in Psychology


Religion and critical psychology : religious experience in the knowledge economy / Jeremy Carrette.

Depression and the soul : a guide to spiritually integrated treatment / John R. Peteet.

Handbook of drug use etiology : theory, methods, and empirical findings / edited by Lawrence M. Scheier.

The lure of the dark side : Satan and western demonology in popular culture / edited by Christopher Partridge and Eric Christianson.

New titles in American Studies


Contours of white ethnicity: popular ethnography and the making of usable pasts in Greek America by Yiorgos Anagnostou

Moving the rock: poverty and faith in a Black storefront church by Mary Elyeen Abrums

Never to leave us alone: the prayer life of Martin Luther King, Jr by Lewis V. Baldwin

Monday, November 15, 2010

New titles in Fine and Performing Arts

Catholic theatre and drama: critical essays by Kevin J. Wetmore
Lord Elgin and ancient Greek architecture: the Elgin drawings at the British museum by Luciana Gallo
Saints and church spaces in the late antique Mediterranean: architecture, cult, and community by Ann Marie Yasin

The Supremes : a saga of motown dreams, success, and betrayal by Mark Ribowsky

Pick yourself up: Dorothy Fields and the American musical by Charlotte Joyce Greenspan

Michelangelo, drawing, and the invention of architecture by Cammy Brothers

Hollywood's America: twentieth century America through film by Steven Minz

Building your play: theory and practice for the beginning playwright by David Rush

Michelangelo: the artist, the man, and his times by William E. Wallace

Victims & villians in Vasari's lives by Andrew Ladis

Friday, November 12, 2010

New Titles in Exercise Science


The Eastern stars : how baseball changed the Dominican town of San Pedro de Macor*is / Mark Kurlansky.

Clearing the bases : nine who did it with grit and class / Gene A. Budig ; foreword by Len Coleman.

The fat studies reader / edited by Esther Rothblum and Sondra Solovay ; foreword by Marilyn Wann.

The runner / guest editor, Robert P. Wilder.

Good game : Christianity and the culture of sports / Shirl James Hoffman.

New titles in Information Systems

Teaching information literacy : a conceptual approach by Christy Gavin

Information science 101 by Anthony Debons

Digital information : order or anarchy? by Hazel M. Woodward

Global sourcing of information technology and business processes [electronic resource] : 4th Global Sourcing Workshop 2010, Zermatt, Switzerland, March 22-25, 2010, Revised selected papers

Thursday, November 11, 2010

New titles in International Relations

China and India: prospects for peace by Jonathan Holslag

Indigenous routes: a framework for understanding indigenous migration by Carlos Yescas Angeles Trujano

Peacebuilding and transitional justice in East Timor by James DeShaw Rae

Ethnicity and foreigners in ancient Greece and China by Hyun Jin Kim

Clandestine crossings : migrants and coyotes on the Texas-Mexico border by David Spener

 

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

New titles in Education


Leadership as lunacy: and other metaphors for educational leadership

Refocusing school leadership: foregrounding human development throughout the work of the school by Robert J. Starratt

RESULTS coaching: the new essential for school leaders by Kathryn Kee

Teaching the 3 Cs: creativity, curiousity, and courtesy: activities that build a foundation for success by Patricia A. Dischler

Making a difference: 10 essential steps to building a preK-3 system by Linda Sullivan-Dudzic

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

New Titles in Psychology


Bright-sided : how positive thinking is undermining America / Barbara Ehrenreich.

The SAGE handbook of personality theory and assessment / edited by Gregory J. Boyle, Gerald Matthews, Donald H. Saklofske.

Keeper : one house, three generations, and a journey into Alzheimer's / Andrea Gillies.

The brain in love [videorecording] / Produced by MindWorks Productions in association with Contexture International; Executive producers Daniel G. Amen, M.D. and Joe Class; Producer Jo Hunt; and Director Stephen Rutledge.

Monday, November 8, 2010

New titles in Sociology and Anthropology

Racism and discourse in Latin America by Teun Adrianus van Dijk

Material culture and social identities in the ancient world by Shelley Hales

Race and sex in Latin America by Peter Wade

Social class: how does it work by Annette Lareau

Coping with minority status: responses to exclusion and inclusion by Fabrizio Butera

Between good and ghetto: African American girls and inner city violence by Nikki Jones

Reading the body: representations and remains in the archaeological record by Alison E. Rautman

Everything bad is good for you : how today's popular culture is actually making us smarter by Steven Johnson

Tourist cultures: identity, place and the traveller by Stephen Wearing

Issues for debate in social policy : selections from CQ researcher

Friday, November 5, 2010

New Titles in Biology


Colour identification guide to moths of the British Isles : (Macrolepidoptera) / Bernard Skinner ; illustrated by David Wilson.

Early life history of marine fishes / Bruce S. Miller, Arthur W. Kendall, Jr.

Neuroscience of birdsong / edited by H. Philip Zeigler, Peter Marler.

Unveiling the whale : discourses on whales and whaling / Arne Kalland.

A primer of conservation behavior / Blumstein, Daniel T.

Thursday, November 4, 2010

New Titles in Biology


The Origin then and now : an interpretive guide to the Origin of species / David N. Reznick ; with an introduction by Michael Ruse.

Charles Darwin's shorter publications, 1829-1883 / edited by John van Wyhe.

Form and function in developmental evolution / edited by Manfred D. Laubichler, Jane Maienschein.

The Galápagos : exploring Darwin's tapestry / Hess, John.

Insect biodiversity : science and society / edited by Robert G. Foottit and Peter H. Adler.

Wednesday, November 3, 2010

New titles by Creighton authors

The Cailiffs of Baghdad, Georgia : a novel by Mary Helen Stefaniak
Tracing Henry James by Melanie H. Ross
Nutritional influences on bone health by International Symposium on Nutritional Aspects of Osteoporosis (7th : 2009 : Lausanne, Switzerland) [Joan M. Lappe]

Epilepsy : mechanisms, models, and translational perspectives by Jong M. Rho
[Timothy A. Simeone]

New titles in Political Science

Democracy incorporated: managed democracy and the specter of inverted totalitarianism by Sheldon S. Wolin

Political obligation: a critical introduction by Dudley Knowles

Governmentality: power and rule in modern society by Mitchell Dean

Nationalism: theories and cases by Erika Harris

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

New Titles in Biology


Charles Darwin's notebooks from the voyage of the Beagle / transcribed, edited and introduced by Gordon Chancellor and John van Wyhe ; with the assistance of Kees Rookmaaker ; foreword by Richard Darwin Keynes.

Evolutionary writings / Charles Darwin ; edited by James A. Secord.

The biology of caves and other subterranean habitats / David C. Culver and Tanja Pipan.

Defining Darwin : essays on the history and philosophy of evolutionary biology / by Michael Ruse.

Monday, November 1, 2010

New titles in Military Science

Military orientalism: Eastern war through Western eyes by Patrick Porter
The untold war: inside the hearts, minds, and soulds of our soldiers by Nancy Sherman
Kaboom: embracing the suck in a savage little war by Matt Gallagher
Eyes in the sky: Eisenhower, the CIA, and Cold War aerial espionage by Dino A. Brugioni

Pop culture goes to war: enlisting and resisting militarism in the war on terror by Geoff Martin

The military and the state in Central Asia: from Red Army to independence by Erica Marat