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Yale University Press Science 2012 Catalog

Yale University Press Science 2012 Catalog

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1-800-405-1619 • Yale University Press • yalebooks.com
The Environment and ConservationEditor’s Letter
Dear Book Browser:Greetings rom Yale University Press, and welcome to the 2012–2013 Science Catalog! This issue oers absorbing books that contribute urther to the climate change debate, consider why we value biodiversity, eloquently explore why humans have an inherent need to interact with nature, propose radical political change or improving the welareo the planet, explain how cities around the world consume energy, extol the wonders o Thomas Jeerson’s vegetablegarden, examine the tension between Buddhism and science, and bring back to prominence classic works in particlephysics and nuclear science. O special note are our new reerence tools, including
Visual Strategies: A Practical Guide to Graphics for Scientists and Engineers 
Listen. Write. Present. The Elements for Communicating Science and Technology.
Also available are a new edition o 
The Computer and the Brain,
with a oreword by Ray Kurzweil, and twonew co-publications with Editions Odile Jacobs: Alain Berthoz’s
Simplexity: Simplifying Principles for a Complex World 
and Jean-Pierre Changeux’s
The Good, the True, and the Beautiful: A Neuronal Approach.
We are delighted to intro-duce
A Little History of the World, Secrets of the Ice: Antarctica’s Clues to Climate, the Universe, and the Limits of Life 
The Science of Human Perfection: How Genes Became the Heart of American Medicine.
And there are two new eld guides:
A Field Guide to the Ants of New England 
A Field Guide to the Southeast Coast and Gulf of Mexico.
Please visit our website (http://www.yalebooks.com) or a complete list o our titles. We are happy to hear rom youabout new manuscripts and proposals; within our website is inormation on how to prepare and make a submission.In advance, thank you or your interest—enjoy the list!
 Jean E. Thomson Black (jean.black@yale.edu), Executive Editor, Science & Medicine  Joseph Calamia (joseph.calamia@yale.edu), Editor, Physical Sciences 
1-800-405-1619 • Yale University Press • yalebooks.com
The Environment and Conservation

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