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Los Angeles Valley College
New Additions to the Collection
July 2012


AGRICULTURE
ANTHROPOLOGY
BIBLIOGRAPHY
CHILDREN'S SECTION BOOKS
EDUCATION
FICTION, POPULAR AND PAPERBACK FICTION SECTIONS
FINE ARTS
GENERAL WORKS
GEOGRAPHY
HISTORY (EXCEPT THE AMERICAS)
HISTORY (GENERAL)
HISTORY: UNITED STATES
HISTORY: UNITED STATES LOCAL AND THE AMERICAS
LANGUAGE
LAW
LIBRARY SCIENCE
LANGUAGE, LITERATURE AND PERFORMING ARTS
MEDICINE
MILITARY SCIENCE
MUSIC
NAVAL SCIENCE
PHILOSOPHY
POLITICAL SCIENCE
PSYCHOLOGY
REFERENCE SECTION
RELIGION
SCIENCE
SOCIAL SCIENCES
SPORTS
TECHNOLOGY



A - GENERAL WORKS

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B - PHILOSOPHY, PSYCHOLOGY, AND RELIGION

Plato's myths
edited by Catalin Partenie
B398 .M8 P54 2009

The Cambridge companion to Philo
edited by Adam Kamesar
B689 .Z7 C29 2009

A companion to phenomenology and existentialism
edited by Hubert L. Dreyfus and Mark A. Wrathall
B829.5 .C557 2006

Quentin Meillassoux: philosophy in the making
Graham Harman
B2433 .M454 H37 2011

On being: a scientist's exploration of the great questions of existence
Peter Atkins
BD431 .A775 2011

Oxford handbook of positive psychology
edited by Shane J. Lopez, C.R. Snyder
BF204.6 .O95 2011

Sex, murder, and the meaning of life: a psychologist investigates
how evolution, cognition, and complexity are revolutionizing our
view of human nature
Douglas T. Kenrick
BF311 .K386 2011

Blink: the power of thinking without thinking
Malcolm Gladwell
BF448 .G53 2005

The science of evil: on empathy and the origins of cruelty
Simon Baron-Cohen
BF575 .E55 B37 2011

Redirect: the surprising new science of psychological change
Timothy D. Wilson
BF632 .W55 2011

Evolution of human behavior
Agustin Fuentes
BF698.95 .F84 2009

How to win friends and influence people in the digital age
Dale Carnegie & Associates, Inc.; with Brent Cole
BF774 .H59 2011

Out of character: surprising truths about the liar, cheat, sinner
(and saint) lurking in all of us
David DeSteno and Piercarlo Valdesolo
BF818 .D43 2011

The handbook of near-death experiences: thirty years of investigation
edited by Janice Miner Holden, Bruce Greyson, and Debbie James
foreword by Kenneth Ring
BF1045 .N4 H36 2009

Caves and the ancient Greek mind: descending underground in the
search for ultimate truth
Yulia Ustinova
BF1765 .U88 2009

The butterfly effect: how your life matters
Andy Andrews
BJ1581.2 .A5348 2009

The new atheism: taking a stand for science and reason
Victor J. Stenger
BL2747.3 .S737 2009

The future of faith
Harvey Cox
BR121.3 .C68 2009

Religion and the American presidency: George Washington to George W. Bush
with commentary and primary sources
edited by Gaston Espinosa
BR516 .R348 2009

The sisters of Sinai: how two lady adventurers discovered the hidden Gospels
Janet Soskice
BS2351 .A1 S67 2010


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C - HISTORY (GENERAL)

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D - HISTORY (EXCEPT THE AMERICAS)

A short history of celebrity
Fred Inglis
D210 .I525 2010

Paris portraits: stories of Picasso, Matisse, Gertrude Stein,
and their circle
Harriet Lane Levy; foreword by Deborah Kirshman
DC705 .L48 A3 2011

High society: the life of Grace Kelly
Donald Spoto
DC943 .G7 S68 2010b

Alexander the Great and his empire: a short introduction
Pierre Briant; translated by Amâelie Kuhrt
DF234.37 .B7413 2010

Eurasia's new frontiers: young states, old societies, open futures
Thomas W. Simons, Jr
DK293 .S58 2008

Islam and dissent in postrevolutionary Iran: Abdolkarim Soroush,
religious politics and democratic reform
Behrooz Ghamari-Tabrizi
DS318.825 .G475 2008

The Ayatollahs' democracy: an Iranian challenge
Hooman Majd
DS318.9 .M355 2011

Does the 21st century belong to China? : Kissinger and Zakaria vs. Ferguson
and Li: the Munk debate on China
edited by Rudyard Griffiths and Patrick Luciani
DS779.4 .D63 2011

Tide players: the movers and shakers of a rising China
Jianying Zha
DS779.48 .Z42 2011



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E - HISTORY: UNITED STATES

The American presidency
Compton's by Britannica
E176.1 .A6535 2011

Reimagining equality: stories of gender, race, and finding home
Anita Hill
E185.86 .H655 2011

Incidents in the life of a slave girl
written by Harriet Jacobs; edited by L. Maria Child; introduction by Louise Meriwether
E444 .J17 A3 2003

Incidents in the life of a slave girl
written by Harriet Jacobs; edited by L. Maria Child; introduction by Louise Meriwether
E444 .J17 A3 2003


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F - HISTORY: UNITED STATES LOCAL AND THE AMERICAS

Daily life in Maya civilization
Robert J. Sharer
F1435 .S54 2009

Palenque: eternal city of the Maya
David Stuart & George Stuart
F1435.1 .P2 S783 2008

Maya sacred geography and the creator deities
Karen Bassie-Sweet
F1465 .P8 B37 2008



G - GEOGRAPHY, ANTHROPOLOGY, SPORTS

A history of pirates: blood and thunder on the high seas
Nigel Cawthorne
G535 .C39 2004

Oceans: exploring the hidden depths of the underwater world
Paul Rose & Anne Laking
GC21 .R59 2008

The changing body: health, nutrition, and human development
in the western world since 1700 / Roderick Floud ... [et al.]
GN51 .C45 2011

The Cambridge companion to Laevi-Strauss
edited by Boris Wiseman
GN362 .C345 2009v

The ragged edge of the world: encounters at the frontier where
modernity, wildlands, and indigenous peoples meet
Eugene Linden
GN380 .L555 2011

Moneyball: the art of winning an unfair game
Michael Lewis
GV880 .L49 2003

Black men can't shoot
Scott N. Brooks
GV885.73 .P55 B76 2009


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H - SOCIAL SCIENCES

The hesitant hand: taming self-interest in the history of economic ideas
Steven G. Medema
HB95 .M43 2009

The age of equality: the twentieth century in economic perspective
Richard Pomfret
HC54 .P638 2011

The end of growth: adapting to our new economic reality
Richard Heinberg
HC59.3 .H45 2011

The price of civilization: reawakening American virtue and prosperity
Jeffrey D. Sachs
HC106.84 .S23 2011

Wild west 2.0: how to protect and restore your online reputation
on the untamed social frontier
Michael Fertik and David Thompson
HD30.2 .F495 2010

Change by design: how design thinking transforms organizations
and inspires innovation
Tim Brown; with Barry Katz
HD58.8 .B772 2009

Retirement heist: how companies plunder and profit from
the nest eggs of American workers
Ellen E. Schultz
HD7125 .S38 2011

Let them eat junk how capitalism creates hunger and obesity
Robert Albritton
HD9000.5 .A39 2009

Job interviews for dummies
by Joyce Lain Kennedy
HF5549.5 .I6 K393 2012

Write an effective funding application: a guide for
researchers and scholars
Mary W. Walters
HG177 .W35 2009

The vigilant investor: a former SEC enforcer reveals how to
fraud-proof your investments
Pat Huddleston
HG4521 .H846 2012

The economics of hate
Samuel Cameron
HM548 .C354 2009

On the origin of societies by natural selection
Jonathan H. Turner, Alexandra Maryanski
HN9 .T87 2008

Not under my roof: parents, teens, and the culture of sex
Amy T. Schalet
HQ27 .S2567 2011

The good enough spouse: resolve or dissolve conflicted marriages
William E. Ward
HQ734 .W29 2011

Extravagant expectations: new ways to find romantic love in America
Paul Hollander
HQ801 .H7155 2011

One nation under AARP: the fight over medicare, social security, and
America's future
Frederick R. Lynch
HQ1064 .U5 L94 2011

Kinship by design: a history of adoption in the modern United States
Ellen Herman
HV875.55 .H47 2008

College drinking: reframing a social problem
George W. Dowdall
HV5135 .D69 2009G

Revolution in penology : rethinking the society of captives
Bruce A. Arrigo & Dragan Milovanovic
HV6025 .A77 2009

This mob will surely take my life: lynchings in the Carolinas, 1871-1947
Bruce E. Baker
HV6465 .N67 B35 2008

Policing and gendered justice: examining the possibilities
Marilyn Corsianos
HV8023 .C67 2009

Doing time together: love and family in the shadow of the prison
Megan Comfort
HV8886 .U5 C66 2008


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J - POLITICAL SCIENCE

Minerva's owl: the tradition of western political thought
Jeffrey Abramson
JA81 .A32 2010

Winning the White House, 2008: the Gallup poll, public opinion, and the presidency
by Frank Newport ... [et al.]
JK526 2008 .W56 2009

Better parties, better government: a realistic program for campaign finance reform
Peter J. Wallison and Joel M. Gora
JK1991 .W34 2009

The ANC Underground in South Africa, 1950-1976
by Raymond Suttner
JQ1998 .A4 S874 2009



K - LAW

Human rights for the 21st century: sovereignty, civil society, culture
Helen M. Stacy
K3240 .S717 2009

Prison religion: faith-based reform and the constitution
Winnifred Fallers Sullivan
KF228 .A653 S85 2009

"Trivial complaints": the role of privacy in domestic violence law
and activism in the U.S.
Kirsten S. Rambo
KF1262 .R36 2009

Before Roe v. Wade : voices that shaped the abortion debate before the
Supreme Court's ruling
edited by Linda Greenhouse and Reva Siegel
KF3771 .B44 2010

Let the students speak! :a history of the fight for free expression in
American schools
David L. Hudson Jr
KF4772 .H83 2011

Our nation unhinged: the human consequences of the War on Terror
Peter Jan Honigsberg; foreword by Erwin Chemerinsky
KF9625 .H66 2009


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L - EDUCATION

The use of instructional technology in schools: lessons to be learned
Mal Lee and Arthur Winzenried
LB1028.3 .L44 2009

Be honest: and other advice from students across the country
edited by Ninive Calegari ; with Mariama Lockington and Laura McKinney
LB3609 .B37 2011

Not for profit: why democracy needs the humanities
Martha C. Nussbaum
LC1011 .N88 2010

Resisting McCarthyism: to sign or not to sign California's loyalty oath
Bob Blauner
LD736.5 .B55 2009


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M - MUSIC

Groove interrupted: loss, renewal, and the music of New Orleans
Keith Spera
ML385 .S635 2011

Keep on pushing: Black power music from blues to hip-hop
Denise Sullivan
ML3556 .S94 2011


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N - FINE ARTS

Avant-garde art in everyday life: early-twentieth-century European modernism
edited by Matthew S. Witkovsky; with essays by Jared Ash ... [et al.]
N6758.5 .M63 A93 2011

Public notice 3
Jitish Kallat; edited by Madhuvanti Ghose; with essays
by Madhuvanti Ghose and Shaheen Merali
N7310 .K35 A4 2011

Designing modern Germany
Jeremy Aynsley
NK1450 .A1 A96 2009


P - LANGUAGE, LITERATURE AND PERFORMING ARTS

Duels and duets: why men and women talk so differently
John L. Locke
P96 .S48 L63 2011

The Iliad of Homer
translated by Richmond Lattimore; edited and introduced by Richard Martin
PA4025 .A2 L38 2011

My word! :plagiarism and college culture
Susan D. Blum
PN167 .B48 2009

An XL life: staying big at half the size
by Big Boy
PN1991.4 .B54 A3 2011

The fabulous imagination : on Montaigne's Essays
Lawrence D. Kritzman
PQ1643 .K75 2009

Rimbaud: the double life of a rebel Edmund White
PQ2387 .R5 Z972 2008

The Cambridge history of English romantic literature
edited by James Chandler
PR146 .C335 2009

The seeds of things : theorizing sexuality and materiality in
Renaissance representations
Jonathan Goldberg
PR428 .S48 G65 2009

Rome and rhetoric: Shakespeare's Julius Caesar
Garry Wills
PR2808 .W58 2011

Shakespeare and Elizabeth: the meeting of two myths
Helen Hackett
PR2911 .H33 2009

Arthur Conan Doyle: a life in letters
edited by Jon Lellenberg, Daniel Stashower & Charles Foley
PR4623 .A44 2007

On Conan Doyle, or, The whole art of storytelling
Michael Dirda
PR4624 .D57 2012

Oscar Wilde and modern culture: the making of a legend
edited by Joseph Bristow
PR5824 .O85 2008

Changing my mind: occasional essays
Zadie Smith
PR6069 .M59 C43 2009

One day I will write about this place: a memoir
Binyavanga Wainaina
PR9381.9 .W25 Z46 2011

Why read Moby-Dick?
Nathaniel Philbrick
PS2384 .M62 P55 2011

Homer & Langley: a novel
E.L. Doctorow
PS3554 .O3 H66 2010

That bird has my wings: the autobiography of an innocent man on death row
Jarvis Jay Masters
PS3563 .A826 Z46 2010

Inherent vice
Thomas Pynchon
PS3566 .Y55 I54 2010


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Q - SCIENCE

Future science: essays from the cutting edge
edited and with a preface by Max Brockman
Q171 .F88 2011

Steve Jobs
Walter Isaacson
QA76.2 .J63 I83 2011b

Linux command line and shell scripting bible
Richard Blum, Christine Bresnahan
QA76.76 .O63 B598 2011

Elementary algebra : concepts and applications
QA152.3 .B53 2010

The illustrated a brief history of time ; and The universe in a nutshell
Stephen Hawking
QB981 .H377 2007

The harvest of a century : discoveries of modern physics in 100 episodes
Siegmund Brandt
QC7 .B64 2009

Einstein's generation: the origins of the relativity revolution
Richard Staley
QC7 .S777 2008

What color is the sacred?
Michael Taussig
QC495.3 .T398 2009

Why we disagree about climate change : understanding controversy,
inaction and opportunity
Mike Hulme
QC981.8 .C5 H825 2009

Hope for a heated planet: how Americans are fighting global warming and
building a better future
Robert K. Musil
QC981.8 .G56 M876 2009

Global tectonics
QE511.4 .K43 2009

Assessing the conservation value of fresh waters: an international perspective
edited by Philip J. Boon and Catherine M. Pringle
QH96.8 .B53 A88 2009

100 most important science ideas : key concepts in genetics, physics and mathematics
Mark Henderson, Joanne Baker, Tony Crilly
QH437 .H46 2009

Seasons of life : the biological rhythms that enable living things to
thrive and survive
Russell G. Foster & Leon Kreitzman
QH527 .F67 2009

Cold-water corals: the biology and geology of deep-sea coral habitats
J. Murray Roberts ... [et al.]
QL377 .C5 C647 2009

Among African apes: stories and photos from the field
edited by Martha M. Robbins and Christophe Boesch
QL737 .P96 A464 2011

Wild justice: the moral lives of animals
Marc Bekoff and Jessica Pierce
QL775 .B439 2009

The vision revolution: how the latest research overturns everything we
thought we knew about human vision
Mark Changizi
QP475 .C43 2009

Laboratory disease : Robert Koch's medical bacteriology
Christoph Gradmann; translated by Elborg Forster
QR46 .G6713 2009


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R - MEDICINE

House on fire : the fight to eradicate smallpox
William H. Foege
RA644 .S6 F64 2011

The tell-tale brain : a neuroscientist's quest for what makes us human
V.S. Ramachandran
RC351 .R25 2011

Facing the cognitive challenges of multiple sclerosis
Jeffrey N. Gingold
RC377 .G56 2011

Infectious behavior : brain-immune connections in autism, schizophrenia,
and depression
Paul H. Patterson
RC454.4 .P38 2011

Meditation : an in-depth guide
Ian Gawler and Paul Bedson
RC489 .M43 G39 2011

Loving someone with borderline personality disorder : how to keep
out-of-control emotions from destroying your relationship
Shari Y. Manning
RC569.5 .B67 M356 2011

The tender cut : inside the hidden world of self-injury
Patricia A. Adler and Peter Adler

RC569.5 .S48 A35 2011

Globesity: a planet out of control?
Francis Delpeuch ... [et al.]
RC628 .T6813 2009

The Mayo Clinic diabetes diet
by the weight-loss experts at Mayo Clinic
RC662 .M385 2011

Mayo Clinic guide to a healthy pregnancy
[by the pregnancy experts at
Mayo Clinic ; medical editors, Roger Harms, Myra Wick]
RG525 .M3835 2011

Living with depression: why biology and biography matter along the path
to hope and healing
Deborah Serani
RG852 .S47 2011

Ethics and newborn genetic screening : new technologies, new challenges
edited by Mary Ann Baily and Thomas H. Murray
RJ255.6 .D55 E84 2009

The quest for the cure: the science and stories behind the next
generation of medicines
Brent R. Stockwell
RM301.25 .S76 2011

A history of American nursing : trends and eras
Deborah M. Judd, Kathleen Sitzman, G. Megan Davis
RT4 .J83 2010


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S - AGRICULTURE

Weeds: in defense of nature's most unloved plants
Richard Mabey
SB611 .M285 2010



T - TECHNOLOGY

Nanomaterials: mechanics and mechanisms
K.T. Ramesh
TA418.9 .N35 R36 2009

Hidden costs of energy : unpriced consequences of energy production and use
Committee on Health, Environmental, and Other External Costs and
Benefits of Energy Production and Consumption; Board on Environmental
Studies and Toxicology, Division on Earth and Life Studies; Board on
Energy and Environmental Systems, Division on Engineering and Physical
Sciences; Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy, Policy and
Global Affairs Division ; National Research Council of the National Academies
TD195 .E49 N36 2010

Blue revolution : unmaking America's water crisis
Cynthia Barnett
TD223 .B37 2011

Mad like Tesla: underdog inventors and their relentless pursuit of clean energy
Tyler Hamilton
TJ808 .H35 2011

Powering the future: how we will (eventually) solve the energy crisis and
fuel the civilization of tomorrow
Robert B. Laughlin
TJ808 .L365 2011

Cloud computing bible
Barrie Sosinsky
TK5105.88813 .S67 2011

Professional WordPress: design and development
Hal Stern, Brad Williams, David Damstra
TK5105.8885 .W66 S74 2010

Falling to Earth: an Apollo 15 astronaut's journey
Al Worden with Francis French
TL789.85 .W67 A3 2011


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U - MILITARY SCIENCE

Life after the military : a handbook for transitioning veterans
Janelle Hill, Cheryl Lawhorne, and Don Philpott
UB357 .H55 2011

War's waste: rehabilitation in World War I America
Beth Linker
UB363 .L56 2011


Guitar theory & technique: a comprehensive guide to playing the guitar
by Thorsten Kober
XX(526524.1)


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V - NAVAL SCIENCE

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Z - LIBRARY SCIENCE - BIBLIOGRAPHY

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REFERENCE SECTION BOOKS

Supreme Court drama: cases that changed America
Daniel E. Brannen, Jr., Richard Clay Hanes, and
Rebecca Valentine; Lawrence W. Baker, project editor
KF4550 .Z9 B73 2011 v. 1

Supreme Court drama: cases that changed America
Daniel E. Brannen, Jr., Richard Clay Hanes, and
Rebecca Valentine; Lawrence W. Baker, project editor
KF4550 .Z9 B73 2011 v. 2

Supreme Court drama: cases that changed America
Daniel E. Brannen, Jr., Richard Clay Hanes, and
Rebecca Valentine; Lawrence W. Baker, project editor
KF4550 .Z9 B73 2011 v. 3

Supreme Court drama: cases that changed America
Daniel E. Brannen, Jr., Richard Clay Hanes, and
Rebecca Valentine; Lawrence W. Baker, project editor
KF4550 .Z9 B73 2011 v. 4

Supreme Court drama: cases that changed America
Daniel E. Brannen, Jr., Richard Clay Hanes, and
Rebecca Valentine; Lawrence W. Baker, project editor
KF4550 .Z9 B73 2011 v. 5


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FICTION, POPULAR AND PAPERBACK FICTION SECTIONS

Nineteen eighty-four: a novel
by George Orwell; with a foreword by Thomas Pynchon;
with an afterword by Erich Fromm
FICTION 2003

Nineteen eighty-four: a novel
by George Orwell; with a foreword by Thomas Pynchon;
with an afterword by Erich Fromm
FICTION 2003

Nineteen eighty-four: a novel
by George Orwell; with a foreword by Thomas Pynchon;
with an afterword by Erich Fromm
FICTION 2003

Nineteen eighty-four: a novel
by George Orwell; with a foreword by Thomas Pynchon;
with an afterword by Erich Fromm
FICTION 2003

Nineteen eighty-four: a novel
by George Orwell; with a foreword by Thomas Pynchon;
with an afterword by Erich Fromm
FICTION 2003

The adventures of Tom Sawyer
Mark Twain; with an introduction by John Seelye; notes by Guy Cardwell
FICTION 2006

The adventures of Tom Sawyer
Mark Twain; with an introduction by John Seelye; notes by Guy Cardwell
FICTION 2006

The adventures of Tom Sawyer
Mark Twain; with an introduction by John Seelye; notes by Guy Cardwell
FICTION 2006

The adventures of Tom Sawyer
Mark Twain; with an introduction by John Seelye; notes by Guy Cardwell
FICTION 2006

The adventures of Tom Sawyer
Mark Twain; with an introduction by John Seelye; notes by Guy Cardwell
FICTION 2006

The help
Kathryn Stockett
FICTION 2009

Hell
by Robert Olen Butler
FICTION 2009

Cain
Jose Saramago; translated from the Portuguese
by Margaret Jull Costa
FICTION 2011

Other people's money: a novel
Justin Cartwright
FICTION 2011

Mrs. Nixon: a novelist imagines a life
Ann Beattie
FICTION 2011

The jungle
Upton Sinclair
FICTION 2011


Mozart's last aria: a novel
Matt Rees
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