New Library Materials – April 2010

DVDs
Alone in the Wilderness
Bastard Out of Carolina
The Sahara: The Fogotten History of the World’s Harshest Desert
Brave New Voices [Russell Simmons Presents]
Lion King
Ariel’s Beginning [Little Mermaid}
M [Fritz Lang]
Shouting Fire Stories from the Edge of Free Speech
Death on a Factory Farm: Animal Rights on Trial

Online Resources
ArtCyclopedia A Guide to Great Art on the Internet Online Resource
Librarian’s Internet Index [LII]
MIT Open Courseware
EBooks @ Adelaide

Reference
World History: The Big Eras. A Compact History of Humankind for Teachers and Students
The First Trial: Where do I sit? What do I say? [Series: In a Nutshell]
The Next 100 Years: a Forecast for the 21st Century

Arts/Literature
Henri Cartier-Bresson Scrapbook: Photographs 1932-1946
Teeth: Poems
Mountains and Rivers without End
On Poetry and Craft: Selected Prose of Theodore Roethke
Please
Straw for the Fire: From the Notebooks of Theodore Roethke, 1943-63
Nine Stories
Against Which
The Back Country

Philosophy / Religion
Buddha’s Dharma As I Understand It

Social Issues
I in the Sky: Visions of the Information Future
The Cultural Studies Reader
Texas v. Johnson: The Flag Burning Case
Getting Haiti Right This Time: the U.S. and the Coup
Ghost: Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent
Affluenza: the All-Consuming Epidemic
Con$umed: How Markets Corrupt Children, Infantilize Adults, and Swallow Citizens Whole
The High Price of Materialism
Cyber-safe Kids, Cyber-savvy Teens: Helping Young People Learn to Use the Internet Safely and Responsibly
Internet Safety and Your Family
The Young and the Digital: What the Migration to Social-network Sites, Games, and Anytime, Anywhere Media Means for Our Future
Generation MySpace: Helping Your Teen Survive Online Adolescence
Born Digital: Understanding the First Generation of Digital Natives
Constitutional Civil Rights in a Nutshell
Voluntary Carbon Markets: an International Business Guide to What They are and How They Work
Searching for Whitopia: an Improbable Journey to the Heart of White America

Science / Applied Science
Alone in the Wilderness
The Opposable Mind: Winning Through Integrative Thinking
Biocentrism: How Life and Consciousness are the Keys to Understanding the True Nature of the Universe
Creating a World Without Poverty: Social Business and the Future of Capitalism
Video Games & Your Kids: How Parents Stay in Control
The Art of the Long View
Generation Text: Raising Well-Adjusted Kids in an Age of Instant Everything
Out of Silence: an Autistic Boy’s Journey into Language and Communication

History
Ancient Ghana: the Land of Gold
The Story of Old Ghana, Melle & Songhai
The Ancient African Kingdom of Kush
Ancient African Civilizations: Kush and Axum
Ancient West African Kingdoms: Ghana, Mali, & Songhai
Empires of Medieval West Africa: Ghana, Mali, and Songhay
If You Lived with the Hopi
If You Lived with the Cherokee
If You Lived with the Indians of the Northwest Coast
If You Lived with the Sioux Indians
If You Lived with the Iroquois
Nubia: Ancient Kingdoms of Africa
Ghana, Mali, Songhay
The Zulu of Southern Africa
The Kanuri of Bornu
Kanem-Borno 1,000 Years of Splendor [The Kingdoms of Africa]
The Fate of Africa: From the Hopes of Freedom to the Heart of Despair: a History of Fifty Years of Independence
Bring Me My Machine Gun: the Battle for the Soul of South Africa from Mandela to Zuma
Miracles, Saints, and Pagan Superstition: the Medieval Mind
America’s Secret War: Inside the Hidden Worldwide Struggle Between the United States and Its Enemies
West African Kingdoms

Education
Teach like a Champion: 49 Techniques that Put Students on the Path to College
Forms of Intellectual and Ethical Development in the College Years
The Hardest Questions Aren’t on the Test: Lessons from an Innovative Urban School
Rethinking Education in the Age of Technology: the Digital Revolution and Schooling in America

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