New Books for February 2015

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Globalization and urbanization : the global urban ecosystem / James H. Spencer.

Stress management for teachers : a proactive guide / Keith C. Herman, Wendy M. Reinke.

Tao of vegetable gardening : cultivating tomatoes, greens, peas, beans, squash, joy, and serenity / Carol Deppe.

Vaccine nation : America’s changing relationship with immunization / Elena Conis.


Other new titles:

Animal ethics and philosophy: questioning the orthodoxy / edited by Elisa Aaltola and John Hadley

Alcohol : a history / Rod Phillips.

Death penalty : what’s keeping it alive / Andrea D. Lyon.

Unpacking complexity in informational texts : principles and practices for grades 2-8 / Sunday Cummins ; foreword by Elfrieda H. Hiebert.

Youth and revolution in the changing middle east, 1908-2014 / Haggai Erlich.

Silversmithing : a contemporary guide to making / Brian Hill and Andrew Putland.

Floral jewels : from the world’s leading designers / by Carol Woolton.

Unique by design : contemporary jewelry in the Donna Schneier Collection / Suzanne Ramljak.

On body and soul : contemporary armor to amulets / Suzanne Ramljak.

Contemporary jewelry design / Liu Xiao, Li Puman.

Positive side of negative emotions / edited by W. Gerrod Parrott.

Brazil : the troubled rise of a global power / Michael Reid.

Globalization and urbanization : the global urban ecosystem / James H. Spencer.

Dead end : suburban sprawl and the rebirth of American urbanism / Benjamin Ross.

Cold War kids : politics and childhood in postwar America, 1945-1960 / Marilyn Irvin Holt.

How the states shaped the nation : American electoral institutions and voter turnout, 1920-2000 / Melanie Jean Springer.

Wrongs of the right : language, race, and the Republican Party in the age of Obama / Matthew W. Hughey and Gregory S. Parks.

Governing metropolitan areas : growth and change in a networked age / David K. Hamilton.

Make it stick : the science of successful learning / Peter C. Brown, Henry L. Roediger, Mark A. McDaniel.

Theories of practice : raising the standards of early childhood education / Carol Garhart Mooney.

Loose parts : inspiring play in young children / Lisa Daly and Miriam Beloglovsky ; photography by Jenna Daly.

Designs for living and learning : transforming early childhood environments / Deb Curtis and Margie Carter.

More working in the Reggio way / Julianne P. Wurm.

Why rural schools matter / Mara Casey Tieken.

Triumphant return of Blackbird Flynt / Peter Ullian.


Mercurial silence / Caroline Gore ; introduction, C. James Meyer ; essays, Kerianne Quick, Susie J. Silbert ; exhibition photography: Mary Whalen, Caroline Gore.

Triënnale voor Hedendaagse Sieraden = European Triennial for Contemporary Jewellery.

Explaining reading : a resource for explicit teaching of the common core standards / Gerald G. Duffy.

Designing early literacy programs : differentiated instruction in preschool and kindergarten / Lea M. McGee, Donald J. Richgels.

Word journeys : assessment-guided phonics, spelling, and vocabulary instruction / Kathy Ganske.

Daily 5 : fostering literacy independence in the elementary grades / Gail Boushey and Joan Moser, “the 2 Sisters.”

Common core coaching book : strategies to help teachers address the K-5 ELA standards / Laurie Elish-Piper and Susan K. L’Allier.

Reading intervention in the primary grades : a common-sense guide to RTI / Heidi Anne E. Mesmer, Eric Mesmer, Jennifer Jones.

Fierce urgency of now : Lyndon Johnson, Congress, and the battle for the Great Society / Julian E. Zelizer.

Women and development in Africa : how gender works / Michael Kevane.

Beyond magenta : transgender teens speak out / Susan Kuklin.

Child neglect & emotional abuse : understanding, assessment & response / Celia Doyle & Charles Timms.

Teaching word recognition : effective strategies for students with learning difficulties / Rollanda E. O’Connor.

Diagnosis and correction of reading problems / Darrell Morris.

Reading instruction that works : the case for balanced teaching / Michael Pressley, Richard L. Allington.

Literacy teacher education : principles and effective practices / Deborah G. Litt, Susan D. Martin, Nancy A. Place.

B side : the death of Tin Pan Alley and the rebirth of the great American song / Ben Yagoda.

Anna Karenina / Leo Tolstoy ; translated from the Russian by Marian Schwartz ; edited with an introduction by Gary Saul Morson.

Mario Vargas Llosa : a life of writing / by Raymond Leslie Williams.

Treatment of child abuse : common ground for mental health, medical, and legal practitioners / edited by Robert M. Reece, M.D., Rochelle F. Hanson, Ph.D., and John Sargent, M.D. ; foreword by Walter F. Mondale.

Big ideas for little kids : teaching philosophy through children’s literature / Thomas E. Wartenberg.

Death penalty : a worldwide perspective / Roger Hood and Carolyn Hoyle.