Science + Psychology

GEORG FORSTER: VOYAGER, NATURALIST, REVOLUTIONARY

Written by Goldstein, Jurgen
"Originally published as George Forster. Zwischen freiheit und naturgewalt ... Matthew & Seitz Berlin Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, Berlin 2015"--Copyright page.
March 27, 2019 | Hardcover | University of Chicago Press |
$45.00

AMERICAN EDEN: DAVID HOSACK, BOTANY, AND MEDICINE IN THE GARDEN OF THE EARLY REPUBLIC

On a clear morning in July 1804, Alexander Hamilton stepped onto a boat at the edge of the Hudson River. He was bound for a New Jersey dueling ground to settle his bitter dispute with Aaron Burr. Hamilton took just two men with him: his "second" for the duel, and Dr. David Hosack.
July 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$18.95

EVERYBODY WANTS TO GO TO HEAVEN BUT NOBODY WANTS TO DIE: BIOETHICS AND THE TRANSFORMATION OF HEALTH CARE IN AMERICA

Written by Moreno, Jonathan D
An incisive examination of bioethics and American healthcare, and their profound affects on American culture over the last sixty years, from two eminent scholars.
August 27, 2019 | Hardcover | Liveright Publishing Corporation | 272 Pages |
$27.95

INTELLIGENCE TRAP: WHY SMART PEOPLE MAKE DUMB MISTAKES

Written by Robson, David
An eye-opening examination of the stupid things smart people do--and how to cultivate skills to protect ourselves from error.
August 6, 2019 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 320 Pages |
$26.95

UNDERLAND: A DEEP TIME JOURNEY

Written by MacFarlane, Robert
Hailed as "the great nature writer of this generation" (Wall Street Journal), Robert Macfarlane is the celebrated author of prize-winning books about the intersection between the human and the natural world.
June 4, 2019 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 384 Pages |
$27.95

CONCISE HUMAN BODY BOOK

Written by Dk Pub
Discover all there is to know about human anatomy in DK's latest concise visual guide to the human body. Fully updated to reflect the latest medical information, The Concise Human Body Book is illustrated throughout with colorful and comprehensive diagrams, photographs, scans, and 3D artworks, which take you right into the cells and fibers that are responsible for keeping your body ticking.
June 18, 2019 | Paperback | DK | 320 Pages |
$14.99

SHORT HISTORY OF MEDICINE

Written by Steve Parker
Immerse yourself in the history of medicine, a colorful story of skill, serendipity, mistakes, moments of genius, and dogged determination.
May 7, 2019 | Paperback | DK | 400 Pages |
$14.99

HOW TO GIVE UP PLASTIC: A GUIDE TO CHANGING THE WORLD, ONE PLASTIC BOTTLE AT A TIME

Written by Will Mccallum
An accessible guide to the changes we can all make--small and large--to rid our lives of disposable plastic and clean up the world's oceans It takes 450 years for a plastic bottle to fully biodegrade, and there are around 12.7 million tons of plastic entering the ocean each year. At our current pace, in the year 2050 there could be more plastic in the oceans than fish, by weight.
August 6, 2019 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 224 Pages |
$15.00

RANGE: WHY GENERALISTS TRIUMPH IN A SPECIALIZED WORLD

Written by David Epstein
"Range is an urgent and important book, an essential read for bosses, parents, coaches, and anyone who cares about improving performance." --Daniel H. Pink What's the most effective path to success in any domain? It's not what you think.
March 12, 2019 | Hardcover | Riverhead Books | 352 Pages |
$28.00

CHASING THE MOON: THE PEOPLE, THE POLITICS, AND THE PROMISE THAT LAUNCHED AMERICA INTO THE SPACE AGE

A charismatic young president issued the historic Moon landing challenge. This book, which greatly expands the companion PBS series, tell the stories of the visionaries--based on eyewitness accounts and newly discovered archival material--who helped America win the space race with the first lunar landing fifty years ago. In 1961, President John F.
June 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$32.00

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