Learnable intelligence; Science teaching; Children, media, culture

03/31/2011

New kinds of smart: how the science of learnable intelligence is changing education / Bill Lucas and Guy Claxton. Maidenhead, England : Open University Press, 2010. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)

Good practice in science teaching: what research has to say / edited by Jonathan Osborn and Justin Dillon. 2nd ed. Maidenhead ; New York : Open University Press, 2010. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)

Children, media and culture / Máire Messenger Davies. Maidenhead : New York : Open University Press, 2010. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)


Law; Mobility; Family therapy

03/30/2011

Rules of law and laws of ruling: on the governance of law / edited by Franz von Benda-Beckmann, Keebet von Benda-Beckmann and Julia Eckert. Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2009. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)

Mobility in daily life: between freedom and unfreedom / by Malene Freudendal-Pedersen. Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub., 2009. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)

An introduction to family therapy: systemic theory and practice / Rudi Dallos and Ros Draper. 3rd ed.Maidenhead, Berkshire, England : Open University Press, 2010. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)


Mosquitoes; Jefferson’s moose; Time

03/29/2011

The mosquito crusades: a history of the American anti-mosquito movement from the Reed Commission to the first Earth Day / Gordon Patterson. New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, 2009. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)

In search of Jefferson’s moose: notes on the state of cyberspace / David G. Post. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)

The man who found time: James Hutton and the discovery of the Earth’s antiquity / Jack Repcheck. New York : Basic Books, 2009. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)


Race, class, gender; virtualization; armed violence reduction

03/28/2011

Emerging intersections: race, class, and gender in theory, policy, and practice / edited by Bonnie Thornton Dill and Ruth Enid Zambrana ; foreword by Patricia Hill Collins. New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, 2009. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)

Virtualization: a beginner’s guide / Danielle Ruest, Nelson Ruest. New York : McGraw Hill, 2009. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)

Conflict and fragility: armed violence reduction: enabling development. Paris : OECD Pub., 2009. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)


Intellectuals; art markets; democritizations

03/25/2011

Intellectuals and their publics: perspectives from the social sciences / edited by Christian Fleck, Andreas Hess, E. Stina Lyon. Farnham, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, 2009. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)

Art market and connoisseurship: a closer look at paintings by Rembrandt, Rubens and their contemporaries / edited by Anna Tummers and Koenraad Jonckheere. Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, 2008. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)

Democratizations: comparisons, confrontations, and contrasts / Jose V. Ciprut, editor. Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 2008. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)


Music

03/24/2011

Clover, Joshua. 1989: Bob Dylan didn’t have this to sing about. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)

Klein, Bethany. As heard on TV: popular music in advertising. Burlington, Vt.: Ashgate, 2009. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)

Bijsterveld, Karin, and José van Dijck, eds. Sound souvenirs: audio technologies, memory and cultural practices. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2009. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)


Mathematics

03/23/2011

Michael, T.S. How to guard an art gallery and other discrete mathematical adventures. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)

Mazzucchi, Sonia. Mathematical Feynman path integrals and their applications. New Jersey: World Scientific, 2009.(Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)

Bismut, Jean-Michel, and Gilles Lebeau. The hypoelliptic Laplacian and Ray-Singer metrics.Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2008. (Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)

Gray, Jeremy. Plato’s ghost: the modernist transformation of mathematics. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2008.(Publisher’s description)(Click here to access resource)


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