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New Stuff Tuesday – February 16, 2016

From the Other side of the World:Extraordinary Entrepreneurs, Unlikely Places by Elmira Bayrasli HD62.5 .B397 2015 New Arrivals, 2nd floor Innovation is thriving beyond Silicon Valley. In From the Other Side of the World, Elmira Bayrasli introduces readers to creative … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – January 12, 2016

Madness in Civilization: A Cultural History of Insanity, from the Bible to Freud, from the Madhouse to Modern Medicine by Andrew Scull RC438 .S39483 2015 New Arrivals, 2nd floor Andrew Scull, a sociologist and historian of medicine, covers over 2,000 … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – January 5, 2016

The Smarter Screen:Surprising Ways to Influence and Improve Online Behavior by Shlomo Benartzi, with Jonah Lehrer HF5415.32 .B46 2015 New Arrivals, 2nd floor When we buy online, do we make better or worse decisions? Shlomo Benartzi, a behavioral economist and … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – November 24, 2015

Sex, Drugs & Rock ‘n’ Roll: The Evolution of an American Youth Culture by Douglas Brode HQ27 .B685 2015 New Arrivals, 2nd floor If you’re interested in history, film, music, or popular culture in general, take some time to check … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – November 17, 2015

Despite the Best Intentions: How Racial Inequality Thrives in Good Schools by Amanda E. Lewis and John B. Diamond LC212.2 .L49 2015 New Arrivals, 2nd floor Dr. Amanda E. Lewis and UW-Madison Professor in Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis, Dr. … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday — October 20, 2015

Dear Committee Members by Julie Schumacher PS3569.C5548 D34 2014 New Arrivals, 2nd floor Dear Blog Readers, I write to highly recommend this novel, Dear Committee Members, for inclusion in your Fall 2015 program entitled “Books to Read.” This brilliant satire … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday — October 13, 2015

The Film Encyclopedia: The Complete Guide to Film and the Film Industry by Ephraim Katz with Ronald Dean Nolen PN1993.45 .K34 2012 New Arrivals, 2nd floor Are you a film buff? Want to learn more about your favorite actors, specific … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – September 8, 2015

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates E185.615 .C6335 2015 New Arrivals, 2nd floor This passionate book is a letter from Ta-Nehisi Coates, a journalist and author who is African American, to his son. The book outlines Coates’ journey … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – July 28, 2015

The World Atlas of Coffee: From Beans to Brewing-Coffees Explored, Explained, and Enjoyed by James Hoffmann TX415 .H63 2014 New Arrivals, 2nd floor As astute readers of this blog may note, this New Stuff Tuesday entry is published on a … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – June 2, 2015

Economics of the Undead: Zombies, Vampires, and the Dismal Science edited by Glen Whitman and James Dow HQ801 .E334 2014 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor If you’re a fan of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, True Blood, or The Walking Dead … Continue reading

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