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  • Cracking Quantum Physicsby Brian Clegg

    Octopus 2017; US$ 18.99

    Enter the invisible world of sub-atomic physics and discover the very core of existence. Cracking Quantum Physics takes you through every area of particle physics to clearly explain how our world was, and is, created, and breaks down the most complex theories into easily understandable elements. Subjects covered include: -Time travel -The Higgs... more...

  • Collecting Recipesby Lennart Lehmhaus; Matteo Martelli

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 114.99

    STMAC aims to advance an inter-disciplinary and inclusive approach to the study of science in the ancientworld, ranging from mathematics and physics, medicine and magic to astronomy, astrology, and divination and covering the Mediterranean world, the Near (Middle) East, and Central and East Asia. The series is open to different types of... more...

  • Dialogues at the Edge of American Psychological Discourseby Heather Macdonald; David Goodman; Brian Becker

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; US$ 131.39

    This book explores the discipline of psychology through in-depth dialogues with scholars who have lived at the turbulent edges of mainstream psychology in the USA, and who have challenged the most cherished theoretical frameworks. It includes researchers whose work has been widely esteemed in recent decades, but has ultimately not been taken up to... more...

  • Meghnad Sahaby Pramod V. Naik

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 71.66

    This biography is a short yet comprehensive overview of the life of Meghnad Saha, the mastermind behind the frequently used Saha equations and a strong contributor to the foundation of science in India. The author explores the lesser known details behind the man who played a major role in building scientific institutions in India, developed the breakthrough... more...

  • Empathyby Vanessa Lux; Sigrid Weigel

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; US$ 95.56

    This book digs into the complex archaeology of empathy illuminating controversies, epistemic problems and unanswered questions encapsulated within its cross-disciplinary history. The authors ask how a neutral innate capacity to directly understand the actions and feelings of others becomes charged with emotion and moral values associated with... more...

  • The Forgotten Genius of Oliver Heavisideby Basil Mahon

    Prometheus Books 2017; US$ 11.99

    Oliver Heaviside (1850 -1925) may not be a household name but he was one of the great pioneers of electrical science: his work led to huge advances in communications and became the bedrock of the subject of electrical engineering as it is taught and practiced today. His ideas and original accomplishments are now so much a part of everyday electrical... more...

  • The Development of Elementary Quantum Theoryby Herbert Capellmann

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 51.36

    This book traces the evolution of the ideas that eventually resulted in the elementary quantum theory in 1925/26. Further, it discusses the essential differences between the fundamental equations of Quantum Theory derived by Born and Jordan, logically comprising Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Optics, and the traditional view of the development of Quantum... more...

  • TIM PEAKE and BRITAIN'S ROAD TO SPACEby Erik Seedhouse

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 47.77

    For centuries the British developed a reputation as a nation of explorers. From Francis Drake’s circumnavigation of the globe to the ascent of Everest, British explorers crossed oceans and continents and ventured where few, if any, had gone before. Until very recently, that legacy of exploration had not extended to space. For decades, successive governments... more...

  • The Formative Years of Relativityby Hanoch Gutfreund; Jürgen Renn

    Princeton University Press 2017; US$ 35.00 US$ 31.85

    First published in 1922 and based on lectures delivered in May 1921, Albert Einstein’s The Meaning of Relativity offered an overview and explanation of the then new and controversial theory of relativity. The work would go on to become a monumental classic, printed in numerous editions and translations worldwide. Now, The Formative Years of Relativity... more...

  • Institutional Racism in Psychiatry and Clinical Psychologyby Suman Fernando

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 96.67

    This book examines the deep roots of racism in the mental health system. Suman Fernando weaves the histories of racial discourse and clinical practice into a narrative of power, knowledge, and black suffering in an ostensibly progressive and scientifically grounded system. Drawing on a lifetime of experience as a practicing psychiatrist, he examines... more...