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New Books: June 16, 2008

June 16, 2008

Here’s a list of books we have recently acquired. Click on the links to check availability and location (the “New Books” location is a temporary one). Also, if the book is not checked out, any AU faculty, staff or graduate student can have a book delivered to an AU departmental office by filling in this form.

If you need some easy reading when you go to the beach, the library has received a donation ofthe boundaries of sex, style, and status popular fiction. Authors include: Bernard Cornwall, Catherine Coulter, Earlene Fowler, Mercedes Lackey, and David Weber.

This week’s highlighted book is Wannabes, Goths and Christians: the boundaries of sex, style, and status by Amy C. Wilkins primarily because I like the cover. If you want more information about this book, check out the publisher’s description.

Communication and Journalism:

Adatto, Kiku, 1947-
Picture perfect : life in the age of the photo op.
Princeton : Princeton University Press, c2008.
Auburn RBD Library (3rd Floor) (Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection)
P 94 .A33 2008

Applied health communication / edited by Kevin Wright, Scott D. Moore.
Cresskill, N.J. : Hampton Press, c2008.
Auburn RBD Library (4th Floor) (Circulation Desk. Rush book on hold for patron.)
R 118 .A67 2008

Bassett, Caroline.
Arc and the machine : narrative and new media.
Manchester : Manchester University Press, c2007.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection
P 96 .N35 B37 2007

Discretionary time : a new measure of freedom / Robert E. Goodin … [et al.].
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection
HN 25 .D57 2008

Kahane, Leo H.
Regression basics.
Los Angeles : Sage Publications, c2008.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection
QA 278.2 .K34 2008

Latour, Bruno.
Reassembling the social : an introduction to actor-network-theory.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Auburn RBD Library (3rd Floor) (Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection)
HM 585 .L38 2005

McCracken, Grant David, 1951-
Transformations : identity construction in contemporary culture .
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2008.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection
HM1051 . M33 2008

Oxford handbook of business history / edited by Geoffrey Jones and Jonathan Zeitlin.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Auburn RBD Library (3rd Floor)
HF 352 .O94 2008

Spicer, Edward Holland, 1906-1983.
Human problems in technological change : a casebook.
New York : Russell Sage Foundation, 1952.
Auburn RBD Library (3rd Floor)
HM 101 .S77

Steinberg, Wendy J.
Statistics alive!
Los Angeles : Sage Publications, c2008.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection
HA 29 .S7974 2008

Waskan, Jonathan A.
Models and cognition : prediction and explanation in everyday life and in science.
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2006.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor)
BD 418.3 .W37 2006

Wilkins, Amy C.
Wannabes, goths, and Christians : the boundaries of sex, style, and status.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2008.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection
HQ 799.7 .W55 2008

Television and Film:

American cinema of the 1980s : themes and variations / edited by Stephen Prince.
New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2007.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection
PN 1993.5 .U6 A8578 2007

Austin, Thomas, 1966-
Watching the world : screen documentary and audiences.
Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2007.
Auburn RBD Library (3rd Floor)

PN 1995.9 .D6 A97 2007
Cinematic thinking : philosophical approaches to the new cinema / edited by James Phillips.
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, c2008.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection
PN 1995 .C5352 2008

Coleman, Terry, 1931-
Olivier
New York : H. Holt, 2005.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection
PN 2598 .O55 C56 2005

Gordon, Paul, 1951-
Dial “M” for mother : a Freudian Hitchcock.
Madison, N.J. : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, c2008.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection
PN 1998.3 .H58 G67 2008

Mickiewicz, Ellen Propper.
Television, power, and the public in Russia.
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection
PN 5277 .T4 M54 2008

Valcour, Francine D.
Manipulating the messenger : Wonder Woman an American female icon
Theses (Ph. D.)–Arizona State University, 2006.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection
PN 6728 .W6 V35 2006a

Popular Culture:

Amend, Bill.
FoxTrot, assembled with care.
Kansas City, Mo. : Andrews McMeel Pub., c2002.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection
PN 6728 .F64 A462 2002

Mother tells you how : over 100 essential skills for modern young women.
New York : Abrams Image, 2008.
Auburn RBD Library (4th Floor)
TX 147 .M79 2008

Others That Looked Interesting:

Secrest, Meryle.
Shoot the widow : adventures of a biographer in search of her subject.
New York : Knopf, 2007.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection
CT 275 .S4268 A3 2007

Baker, Nicholson.
Human smoke : the beginnings of World War II, the end of civilization.
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2008.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) (Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection)
D 741 .B255 2008

Blackwell guide to feminist philosophy / edited by Linda Martín Alcoff and Eva Feder Kittay.
Malden, MA ; Oxford : Blackwell Pub., 2007.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection
HQ 1190 .B575 2007

Day, David, 1949-
Conquest : how societies overwhelm others.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection
JC 323 .D39 2008

Hischak, Thomas S.
Oxford companion to the American musical : theatre, film, and television.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2008.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection
ML 102 .M88 H593 2008

May, Brian, 1947-
Bang! : the complete history of the universe.
Baltimore, MD : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008.
Auburn RBD Library (4th Floor)
QB 982 .M39 2008

Sober, Elliott.
Evidence and evolution : the logic behind the science.
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Auburn RBD Library (2nd Floor) – New Book Collection
QH 360.5 .S625 2008

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