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NEW ACQUISITIONS
APRIL 2014

FEATURED WEBSITE

Writer’s Web - http://writing2.richmond.edu/writing/wweb.html
-basic resources for writing students
-free, public-access handbook designed & maintained by University of Richmond graduate students & faculty

TAC CD (purchased through TAC and housed in the library)

Teaching Music through Performance in Band, Volume 1 (set of 4 CDs)

BOOKS

AFRICA
African Magic
Understanding Contemporary Africa

ANTHROPOLOGY
Birth in the Age of AIDS: Women, Reproduction, and HIV/AIDS in India
Ethics and Anthropology: Ideas and Practice
nvitation to Anthropology

ART
Florence at the Dawn of the Renaissance
For Kith and Kin: the Folk Art Collection at the Art Institute of Chicago
Women and Ledger Art: Four Contemporary Native American Artists

BEST SELLERS
12 Years a Slave: the Illustrated Edition, by Solomon Northrup
How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big: Kind of the Story of My Life, by Scott Adams (creator of Dilbert)
I Am Malala: the Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban, by Malala Yousafzai, with Christina Lamb
I’ve Got You Under My Skin, by Mary Higgins Clark
The Valley of Amazement, by Amy Tan
The Wolf of Wall Street, by Jordan Belfort

BUSINESS
Accounting for Non-Accountants
The Alchemists: Three Central Bankers and a World on Fire
What’s the Future of Business?: Changing the Way Businesses Create Experiences
How to Start a Home-Based Editorial Services Business
Working for Yourself

CAREERS
Act Like It’s Your Business: Branding and Marketing Strategies for Actors
Answering Tough Interview Questions for Dummies
Get a Teaching Job Now
Getting a Job in Law Enforcement, Security, and Corrections
Welcome to the Real World: a Complete Guide to Job Hunting for the Recent College Grad
What’s Next?: Finding Your Passion and Your Dream Job in Your Forties, Fifties, and Beyond

CHINA
Contemporary China
Contemporary China: a History Since 1978
Women and Gender in 20th Century China
Women Shall Not Rule: Imperial Wives and Concubines in China from Han to Liao

COMMUNICATION STUDIES
The Age of the Image: Redefining Literacy in a World of Screens
Communication Disorders
Media and the Rhetoric of Body Perfection: Cosmetic Surgery, Weight Loss and Beauty in Popular Culture

ECONOMICS
The Alchemists: Three Central Bankers and a World on Fire
Demystifying Economics

EDUCATION
Changing the Conversation about Higher Education
The Misrepresented Minority: New Insights on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, and the Implications for Higher Education
Rubric Assessment Goes to College: Objective, Comprehensive Evaluation of Student Work
Women’s Retreat: Voices of Female Faculty in Higher Education

FILM/THEATER
Act Like It’s Your Business: Branding and Marketing Strategies for Actors
Another Steven Soderbergh Experience: Authorship and Contemporary Hollywood
Hitchcock’s Villains: Murderers, Maniacs, and Mother Issues

GERMAN
The Body of the Politic: East German Dance Since 1945

HEALTH, PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND RECREATION
8 Weeks to SealFit: a Navy Seal’s Guide to Unconventional Training for Physical and Mental Toughness
Anatomy of Sports Injuries for Fitness and Rehabilitation
Club Drugs
College Stress Solutions
Diary of an Alcoholic Housewife
Drugged: the Science and Culture Behind Psychotropic Drugs
Food and Everyday Life
How to Disappear Completely: on Modern Anorexia
I Did It My Way: a Remarkable Journey to the Hall of Fame, by Bud Grant with Jim Bruton
LSD: My Problem Child and Insights/Outlooks
Pediatric Obesity: Etiology, Pathogenesis, and Treatment
Quitting Crystal Meth
The Truth About LSD and Hallucinogens
Weight Gain: Women’s Attitudes, Health Implications and Psychological Challenges
Young Athletes, Couch Potatoes, and Helicopter Parents: the Productivity of Play

HISTORY
The Anglo-Saxon World
The Children of Henry VIII
Coal: a Human History
Dakota: the Story of the Northern Plains
Edward I and the Governance of England, 1272-1307
Fever Season: the Story of a Terrifying Epidemic and the People Who Saved a City
The History of the World
In the Heart of the Sea: the Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex
Understanding Africa
Understanding the Contemporary Middle East
Vietnam War: the Essential Reference Guide
William: King and Conqueror

LATIN AMERICA
Globalization and the Distribution of Wealth: the Latin American Experience, 1982-2008

LAW
Everybody’s Guide to Small Claims Court
The Investigator: 50 Years of Uncovering the Truth
The Legal Answer Book for Families
Making it Legal: a Guide to Same-Sex Marriage, Domestic Partnerships & Civil Unions
The New World of Police Accountability

LITERATURE
Americanah: a Novel, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
British and Irish Women Writers and the Women’s Movement: Six Literary Voices of Their Times
The Cambridge Companion to American Novelists
Georgette Heyer
Men We Reaped: a Memoir, by Jesmyn Ward
Milkweed: a Novel
The Valley of Amazement, by Amy Tan
What Do You Buy the Children of the Terrorist Who Tried to Kill Your Wife? : a Memoir, by David Harris-Gershon

MATHEMATICS
The Cartoon Introduction to Statistics
Linear Algebra: Concepts and Methods
Linear Algebra (Schaum’s Outlines)

MUSIC
Eminem: the Real Slim Shady
Teaching Music through Performance in Band, Volume 1

NURSING
Anatomy of Sports Injuries for Fitness and Rehabilitation
Annual Review of Medicine (2013, 2014)
Can I Tell You About Me/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?
Coping with Concussion and Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: Interdisciplinary Perspectives
From Silence to Voice: What Nurses Know and Must Communicate to the Public
Hospital Infection Prevention: Principles & Practice
Living with Juvenile Arthritis
Movement Disorders
NCLEX-RN Practice Questions
The New Science of Overcoming Arthritis
Nursing-Sensitive Innovations in Patient Care (Nursing Clinics of North America series)
Overcoming Postnatal Depression: a Five Areas Approach
Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia
Pediatric Obesity: Etiology, Pathogenesis, and Treatment
Saving Babies? : the Consequences of Newborn Genetic Screening
Spirituality in Nursing: Standing on Holy Ground
This Isn’t What I Expected: Overcoming Postpartum Depression
Transcultural Health Care: a Culturally Competent Approach
Traumatic Childbirth
The Wisdom of Menopause

PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT
Anatomy of Sports Injuries for Fitness and Rehabilitation
Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy: Management and Case Studies
Movement Disorders
The New Science of Overcoming Arthritis
Saunders’ Q & A Review for the Physical Therapist Assistant Board Examination

POLITICAL SCIENCE
Dangerous Convictions: What’s Really Wrong with the U.S. Congress
Democracy in the Middle East: the Impact of Religion and Education
Globalization and the Distribution of Wealth: the Latin American Experience, 1982-2008
U.S. Politics and Generation Y: Engaging the Millennials
U.S. Presidents and Foreign Policy Mistakes

PSYCHOLOGY
Adolescent Girls in Distress: a Guide for Mental Health Treatment and Prevention
Bad Boys, Bad Men: Confronting Antisocial Personality Disorder
Birth Order: What Your Position in the Family Really Tells You About Your Character
Drugged: the Science and Culture Behind Psychotropic Drugs
The Essential Guide to OCD: Help for Families and Friends
Ethics for Addiction Professionals
The Everything Guide to Coping With Panic Disorder
The Healing Power of Writing: a Therapist’s Guide to Using Journaling with Clients
How to Disappear Completely: on Modern Anorexia
It Could Happen to Anyone: Why Battered Women Stay
Latino Families in Therapy
Overcoming Postnatal Depression: a Five Areas Approach
Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia
A Practical Guide to Mental Health Problems in Children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Raising Cubby: a Father and Son’s Adventures with Asperger’s, Trains, Tractors, and High Explosives, by John Elder Robison
Shadows in the Sun: Healing from Depression and Finding the Light Within
This Isn’t What I Expected: Overcoming Postpartum Depression
When You Love a Functional Alcoholic
Young Athletes, Couch Potatoes, and Helicopter Parents: the Productivity of Play

READING
Coal: a Human History
Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change
I am Nujood, Age 10 and Divorced
In the Heart of the Sea: the Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex
Milkweed: a Novel
Rumspringa: To Be or Not to Be Amish

RELIGION
Queering Christianity: Finding a Place at the Table for LGBTQI Christians

SCIENCE
Encountering Gorillas: a Chronicle of Discovery, Exploitation, Understanding, and Survival
Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change
The Great Lake Sturgeon
ntroducing Oceanography
Is Sustainability Still Possible?
The Kingdom of Fungi
The Mold in Dr. Florey’s Coat: the Story of the Penicillin Miracle
A Newer World: Politics, Money, Technology, and What’s Really Being Done to Solve the Climate Crisis
PCAT 2014-2015: Strategies, Practice, & Review
Restoring Paradise: Rethinking and Rebuilding Nature in Hawaii

SOCIOLOGY
The Book of Matt: Hidden Truths about the Murder of Matthew Shepard
Crime & Justice: Learning Through Cases
Critical Perspectives on Child Sexual Exploitation and Related Trafficking
Domestic Violence and Criminal Justice
Falling Back: Incarceration and Transitions to Adulthood among Urban Youth
Hate Crimes: Causes, Controls, and Controversies
Homeless: Poverty and Place in Urban America
Juvenile Crime (Global Viewpoints series)
Juvenile Delinquency in a Diverse Society
The Marrying Kind? : Debating Same-Sex Marriage within the Lesbian and Gay Movement
The Myth of Martyrdom: What Really Drives Suicide Bombers, Rampage Shooters, and Other Self-Destructive Killers
The NYPD Tapes: a Shocking Story of Cops, Cover-Ups, and Courage
Rape is Rape: How Denial, Distortion, and Victim Blaming Are Fueling a Hidden Acquaintance Rape Crisis
Readings for Diversity and Social Justice
Youth in the Adult Criminal Justice System

WOMEN’S STUDIES
Birth in the Age of AIDS: Women, Reproduction, and HIV/AIDS in India
Dear Sister: Letters from Survivors of Sexual Violence
Ordinary Violence: Everyday Assaults Against Women Worldwide
Healing Home: Health & Homelessness in the Life Stories of Young Women
Women and Gender in 20th Century China
Women Political Leaders and the Media
Women Shall Not Rule: Imperial Wives and Concubines in China from Han to Liao
Women’s Retreat: Voices of Female Faculty in Higher Education

 

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