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Building Resilient Urban Communities - Jonas Joerin (Editor); Rajib Shaw (Editor, Contribution by); R. R. Krishnamurthy (Editor)
Call Number: HV 551.2 .J64 2014
ISBN: 1783509058
Publication Date: 2014-04-17
"This book throws light on the ongoing processes of rapid urban transformation in many cities in developing countries, with particular reference to cities such as Chennai in India."

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Organizations in Time - Marcelo Bucheli; R. Daniel Wadhwani (Editor)
Call Number: HF 5350 .O74 2014
ISBN: 0199646899
Publication Date: 2014-02-05
"This book brings together leading organization scholars and business historians to examine the opportunities and challenges of incorporating historical research into the study of firms and markets"

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Hallelujah Moments - Eugene H. Cordes
Call Number: RM 301.25 .C67 2014
ISBN: 0199337144
Publication Date: 2014-02-28
" In Hallelujah Moments, Eugene Cordes reveals how some of the most important and influential drugs have been brought into the practice of clinical medicine through the wit and determination of scientists in academia and industry."

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Philosophy of Biology - Peter Godfrey-Smith
Call Number: QH 331 .G615 2014
ISBN: 0691140014
Publication Date: 2014-01-26
"Geared to philosophers, biologists, and students of both, the book provides sophisticated and innovative coverage of the central topics and many of the latest developments in the field."

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After Sustainable Cities? - Mike Hodson (Editor); Simon Marvin (Editor)
Call Number: HT 241 .H39 2014
ISBN: 0415659876
Publication Date: 2014-04-25
"After Sustainable Cities brings together leading researchers to provide a critical examination of these new logics and identity what sort of city is now emerging, as well as consider the longer-term implication on sustainable cities research and policy."

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Cancer Virus - Dorothy H. Crawford; Ingólfur Johannessen; Alan B. Rickinson
Call Number: QR 400.2 .E68 C36 2014
ISBN: 0199653119
Publication Date: 2014-04-01
"This book tells the story of the discovery of the virus, and the recognition of its connection with these various diseases -- an account that spans the world and involves some remarkable characters and individual stories."


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There are no new REFERENCE books this week. Please check back later.

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Fashion Law and Business - Lois F. Herzeca; Howard S. Hogan
Call Number: REF KF 3086 .H47 2013
ISBN: 140242051X
Publication Date: 2013-11-07
"FASHION LAW AND BUSINESS unravels the complexity and provides clear guidance on the wide range of legal and business issues faced by fashion industry participants, including designers, suppliers, manufacturers of apparel and accessories, and retailers."

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The SAGE Handbook of Public Administration - B. Guy Peters (Editor); Jon Pierre (Editor)
Call Number: REF JF 1351 .H274 2012
ISBN: 144629580X
Publication Date: 2012-08-16
"The eagerly-awaited new edition of this seminal international handbook continues to provide a complete review and guide to past and present knowledge in this essential field of inquiry. Assembling an outstanding team of scholars from around the world, the Second Edition explores the current state-of-the-art in academic thinking and the current structures and processes for the administration of public policy."


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