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Monday, October 31, 2011

New titles in Education

Equality in the secondary school [electronic resource] : promoting good practice across the curriculum / edited by Mike Cole

Getting value out of value-added [electronic resource] : report of a workshop / Committee on Value-Added Methodology for Instructional Improvement, Program Evaluation, and Educational Accountability ; Henry Braun, Naomi Chudowsky, and Judith Koenig, editors ; Center for Education; Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education ; National Research Council and National Academy of Education.

Student mobility [electronic resource] : exploring the impact of frequent moves on achievement : summary of a Workshop / Alexandra Beatty, rapporteur ; Committee on the Impact of Mobility and Change on the Lives
of Young Children, Schools, and Neighborhoods ; Board on Children, Youth, and Families.

Reframing academic leadership by Lee G. Bolman

Assessing online learning by Particia Comeaux

Teaching online : a practical guide by Susan Schor Ko

Sunday, October 30, 2011

New titles in Fine and Performing Arts

Moving the eye through 2-D design [electronic resource]: a visual primer by Buy Shaver

The centaur's smile : the human animal in early Greek art by J. Michael Padgett

The Palazzo Pamphilj in Piazza Navona : constructing identity in early modern Rome by Stephanie C. Leone

Screenwriting : the sequence approach by Paul Joseph Gulino

Signs of grace : religion and American art in the Gilded Age by Kristin Schwain

Saturday, October 29, 2011

New Materials in Theology

Communities of devotion [electronic resource] : religious orders and society in East Central E

Historical dictionary of the Reformed Churches [electronic resource] /
Robert Benedetto, Donald K. McKim.

Saints and signs [electronic resource] : a semiotic reading of conversion
in early modern Catholicism / Massimo Leone.

Balthasar's Trilogy [electronic resource] : a reader's guide / Stephen

Benedict XVI [electronic resource] : a guide for the perplexed / Tracey Rowland.

Bonhoeffer [electronic resource] : a guide for the perplexed / Joel Lawrence.

God, philosophy, universities [electronic resource] : a selective history of the Catholic philosophical tradition / Alasdair MacIntyre.

The ceremonies of the Roman rite described [electronic resource] / Adrian Fortescue, J.B. O'Connell & Alcuin Reid.

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

New titles in History

Intellectuals and left politics in Uruguay, 1958-2006 by Stephen Gregory
Model nazi : Arthur Greiser and the occupation of western Poland by Catherine
The Soviet counterinsurgency in the western borderlands by Alexander Statiev
Slovakia in history by Mikuláš Teich

The Arab-Israeli conflict : a history by David W.Lesch
Shattering empires : the clash and collapse of the Ottoman and Russian empires, 1908-1918 by Michael A. Reynolds

New titles in International Relations

Democracy and authoritarianism in the post-communist world by Valerie Bunce
Central and southeast European politics since 1989 by Sabrina P. Ramet

To lead the world : American strategy after the Bush doctrine by Melvyn P. Leffler

The Oxford handbook of Canadian politics by John C. Courtney

New titles in Political Science

Civil society and dictatorship in modern German history [electronic resource] by Jurgen Kocka

Civil society, philanthropy, and the fate of the commons [electronic resource] bu Bruce R. Sievers

Engaging civil society [electronic resource]: emerging trends in democratic governance edited by G. Shabbir Cheema and Vesselin Popovski

Rawls, Dewey, and constructivism [electronic resource]: on the epistemology of justice by Eric Thomas Weber

Countries at the crossroads [electronic resource]: an analysis of democratic governance edited by Jake Dizard, Christopher Walker and Sarah Cook

Public modalities [electronic resource]: rhetoric, culture, media and the shape of public life edited by Daniel C. Brouwer and Robert Asen

An American political scientist in Israel [electronic resource] : from Athens to Jerusalem by Paul Eidelberg

Mobilizing for democracy [electronic resource] : citizen action and the politics of public participation Vera Schattan P. Coelho

Snitch! [electronic resource] : a history of the modern intelligence informer by Steve Hewitt

Politics [electronic resource] : key concepts in philosophy by Iain M. Mackenzie

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

New Titles in Fine and Performing Arts

The moment of Psycho [electronic resource] : how Alfred Hitchcock taught America to love murder / David Thomson

A hundred or more hidden things [electronic resource] : the life and films of Vincente Minnelli / Mark Griffin
Framing the nation [electronic resource] : documentary film in interwar France / Alison J. Murray Levine.

Adrian Willaert and the theory of interval affect [electronic resource] : the Musica nova madrigals and the novel theories of Zarlino and Vicentino/ Timothy R. McKinney.

Guillermo Calles [electronic resource] : a biography of the actor and Mexican cinema pioneer / Rogelio Agrasanchez, Jr.

Sounds of the borderland [electronic resource] : popular music, war, and nationalism in Croatia since 1991 / Catherine Baker

Brahms and the scherzo [electronic resource] : studies in musical narrative / Ryan McClelland.

A gambler's instinct [electronic resource] : the story of Broadway producer Cheryl Crawford / Milly S. Barranger.

New Materials in Exercise Science

The man who built the National Football League [electronic resource] / Joe F. Carr, Chris Willis.

Diaghilev [electronic resource] : a life / Sjeng Scheijen.

Choreographing Asian America [electronic resource] / Yutian Wong.

Dance composition [electronic resource] / Jacqueline Smith-Autard.

New title in History

Dangerous ground [electronic resource] : on the trail of America's failed arms control policy from FDR to Obama / Scott Ritter.

Queen Victoria's empire [videorecording]

Turbulent times : the British Jewish community today by Keith Kahn-Harris and Ben Gidley

Mao's great famine : the history of China's most devastating catastrophe, 1958-62 by Frank Dikotter

Maya Christians and their churches in sixteenth-century Belize by Elizabeth Graham

The French idea of history [electronic resource] : Joseph de Maistre and his heirs, 1794-1854 by Carolina Armenteros

In the name of reason : technocrats and politics in Chile by Patricio Silva

Traces of the Holocaust [electronic resource] : journeying in and out of the ghettos by Tim Cole

Witch beliefs and witch trials in the Middle Ages [electronic resource] : documents and readings by P. G. Maxwell-Stuart

Monday, October 24, 2011

New titles in Military Science

Fateful decisions : inside the National Security Council by Karl Inderfurth

Field tested : recruiting, managing, and retaining veterans by Emily King
Detect and deter [electronic resource] : can countries verify the nuclear test ban by Ola Dahlman

Comparative homeland security [electronic resource] : global lessons by Nadav Morag

Protecting President Lincoln [electronic resource] : the security effort, the thwarted plots, and the disaster at Ford's Theatre by Frederick Hatch

New titles in Education

Organizing schools for improvement [electronic resource] : lessons from Chicago / Anthony S. Bryk ... [et al.].

Exploring the intersection of science education and 21st century skills [electronic resource] : a workshop summary / Margaret Hilton, rapporteur ;Board on Science Education, Center for Education, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council of the National Academies.

Current issues and trends in special education [electronic resource] : Research, technology, and teacher preparation / edited by Festus E. Obiakor, Jeffrey P. Bakken, Anthony F. Rotatori.

Diploma matters [electronic resource] : a field guide for college and career readiness / by Linda Murray ; foreword by Kati Haycock

Schools that make the grade : what successful schools do to improve student achievement by Martin J.A. Ratcliffe

Using equity audits in the classroom to reach and teach all students by Kathryn Bell McKenzie

Essential skills for effective school leadership by Frank Siccone

The formative assessment action plan [electronic resource]: practical steps to more successful teaching and learning by Nancy Frey, Douglas Fisher

More brain-powered science [electronic resource]: teaching and learning with discrepant events by Thomas O'Brien

Filling in the blanks [electronic resource] : standardized testing and the black-white achievement gap by Keena Arbuthnot

Saturday, October 22, 2011

New Materials in Classics

The days of our years : a lexical semantic study of the life cycle in biblical Israel / Milton Eng.

A history of trust in ancient Greece [electronic resource] / Steven Johnstone.

Social archaeologies of trade and exchange [electronic resource] : exploring relationships among people, places, and things / Alexander A. Bauer, Anna S. Agbe-Davies, editors.

Beyond the fifth century [electronic resource] : interactions with Greek
tragedy from the fourth century BCE to the Middle Ages / edited by Ingo
Gildenhard and Martin Revermann.

New perspectives on historical Latin syntax [electronic resource] / edited by Philip Baldi, Pierluigi Cuzzolin.

Lucan's Bellum civile [electronic resource] : between epic tradition and aesthetic innovation / edited by Nicola H*omke and Christiane Reitz.

The essential Nawal El Saadawi [electronic resource] : a reader / edited by Adele Newson-Horst.

Bridging the divide [electronic resource] : indigenous communities and archaeology into the 21st century / editors, Caroline Phillips, Harry Allen, editors.

Narrative, intertext, and space in Euripides' Phoenissae [electronic resource] / by Anna A. Lamari.

Plaster casts [electronic resource] : making, collecting, and displaying from classical antiquity to the present / edited by Rune Frederiksen and Eckhart Marchand.

Thursday, October 20, 2011

New titles in Environmental Sciences

The environmental politics of sacrifice [electronic resource] edited by Michael Maniates and John M. Meyer

Remembering, forgetting and city builders [electronic resource] edited by Tovi Fenster and Haim Yacobi

Environment and social justice [electronic resource]: an international perspective edited by Dorceta E. Taylor

Mediating climate change [electronic resource] by Julia Doyle

New titles in Mathematics

The origin of the logic of symbolic mathematics [electronic resource] : Edmund Husserl and Jacob Klein by Burt C. Hopkins

Abstract algebra by Ronald Solomon

Statistical methods for practice and research : a guide to data analysis using SPSS by Ajai S. Gaur

The advanced numeracy test workbook [electronic resource] : review key quantitative operations and practise for accounting and business tests /Mike Bryon

The chaotic pendulum [electronic resource] by Moshe Gitterman

New titles in Environmental Science

Climate change politics in Europe [electronic resource] : Germany and the international relations of the environment / Lyn Jaggard.

The climate challenge : 101 solutions to global warming by Guy Dauncey

Environment and society : human perspectives on environmental issues by Charles L. Harper

Sustainability communication [electronic resource] : interdisciplinary perspectives and theoretical foundation / Jasmin Godemann, Gerd Michelsen,

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

New materials in Women & Gender Studies

Gendered trajectories [electronic resource] : women, work, and social
change in Japan and Taiwan / Wei-Hsin Yu.

My diva [electronic resource] : 65 gay men on the women who inspire them / edited by Michael Montlack.

Invisible families [electronic resource] : gay identities, relationships, and motherhood among Black women / Mignon R. Moore.

Civilizing habits : women missionaries and the revival of French empire / Sarah A. Curtis.

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

New titles in Information Systems

Information technology network and internet [electronic resource] by C.T. Bhunia

The prospect of Internet democracy [electronic resource] by Michael Margolis

The basics of hacking and penetration testing [electronic resource] :ethical hacking and penetration testing made easy / Patrick Engebretson ; technical editor, James Broad

Information fusion and geographic information systems [electronic resource] : towards the digital ocean / Vasily Popovich ... [et al.], editors

Information technologies in environmental engineering [electronic resource] : new trends and challenges / Paulina Golinska, Marek Fertsch, Jorge Marx-Gomez, editors

Saturday, October 15, 2011

New Materials in Exercise Science

The International Olympic Committee and the olympic system [electronic
resource] : the governance of world sport / Jean-Loup Chappelet and Brenda

Aquatic exercise for pregnancy [electronic resource] : a resource book for midwives and health and fitness professionals / Susan Baines and Susie Murphy.

Primary care sports medicine : updates and advances / guest editors: John
M. Macknight, Dilaawar J. Mistry; consulting editor: Mark D, Miller.
RC1200 .C34 2011 V. 30 NO. 3

Exercise your way to health [electronic resource] : back pain : exercise plans to improve your life / Paula Coates.

Thursday, October 13, 2011

New titles in Fine and Performing Arts

Jazz visions [electronic resource] : Lennie Tristano and his legacy /Peter Ind.

Playlisted [electronic resource] : everything you need to know about Australian music right now / Craig Mathieson.

The berimbau [electronic resource] : soul of Brazilian music / Eric A. Galm.

Chainsaws, slackers, and spy kids [electronic resource] : thirty years of filmmaking in Austin, Texas / Alison Macor.

The martial arts cinema of the Chinese diaspora [electronic resource] :Ang Lee, John Woo, and Jackie Chan in Hollywood / Kin-Yan Szeto

The Italian traditions and Puccini [electronic resource] : compositional theory and practice in nineteenth-century opera / Nicholas Baragwanath.

Historical harpsichord technique [electronic resource] : developing la douceur du toucher / Yonit Lea Kosovske.

Peter Pan on stage and screen, 1904-2010 by Bruce K. Hanson

Play-house of power : theatre in colonial India by Lata Singh
Drawing projects : an exploration of the language of drawing by Mick Maslen