New Books and Media Received (June and July 2017)

The following Books and DVDs (120 items) were received into the Library collection for both the Welshimer and Seminary Libraries through the Acquisitions Budget and by donation during June and July 2017.

Seminary Library

Language and Literature
Advances in the study of Greek : new insights for reading the New Testament, 2015.

Trying Neaira : the true story of a courtesan’s scandalous life in ancient Greece, 2003.

Philosophy, Psychology, Religion
Acts : Zondervan Exegetical commentary on the New Testament, 2012.

A brief reader on the virtues of the human heart, 1991.

Bringing the Word to life : engaging the New Testament through performing it, 2013.

Colossians and Philemon : a handbook on the Greek text, 2013.

1 Corinthians 1-9 : a handbook on the Greek text, 2016.

1 Corinthians 10-16 : a handbook on the Greek text, 2016.

2 Corinthians : a handbook on the Greek text, 2015.

Ephesians, 2010.

The formation of the biblical canon, 2017.

Galatians, 2010.

Galatians : a handbook on the Greek text, 2014.

The golden string : an autobiography, 1980.

Hans Urs von Balthasar and the critical appropriation of Russian religious thought, 2015.

James : a handbook on the Greek text, 2013.

1, 2, and 3 John, 2014.

1, 2, 3 John : a handbook on the Greek text, 2004.

John, 2016.

Luke, 2011.

Mark : a handbook on the Greek text, 2014.

Mark : Zondervan exegetical commentary on the New Testament, 2014.

Paul and economics : a handbook, 2017.

Paul in the Greco-Roman world : a handbook, 2016.

Paul the ancient letter writer : an introduction to epistolary analysis, 2016.

Paul’s covert use of scripture : intertextuality and rhetorical situation in Philippians 2:10-16, 2015.

Paul’s ekklesia as a civic assembly : understanding the people of God in their politico-social world, 2015.

Paul’s large letters : Paul’s autographic subscriptions in the light of ancient epistolary conventions, 2017.

Revelation : a handbook on the Greek text, 2016.

A simplified guide to BHS : critical apparatus, masora, accents, unusual letters & other markings, 2007.

Theo-poetics : Hans Urs von Balthasar and the risk of art and being, 2015.

1 and 2 Thessalonians, 2012.

What they don’t tell you : a survivor’s guide to biblical studies, 2015.

Welshimer Library

Auxiliary Sciences of History
Archival internships : a guide for faculty, supervisors, and students, 2008.

Becoming a trusted digital repository , 2015.

Immigrant and native black college students : social experiences and academic outcomes, 2014.

Fine Arts
Allan Kaprow, Robert Smithson, and the limits to art, 2013.

Art as history : calligraphy and painting as one, 2014.

Winslow Homer in the Clark collection, 1986.

Geography, Anthropology, Recreation
Arming Mother Nature : the birth of catastrophic environmentalism, 2013.

Hippie chic, 2013.

Last ape standing : the seven-million year story of how and why we survived, 2013.

Discovering Gettysburg : an unconventional introduction to the greatest little town in America and the monumental battle that made it famous, 2017.

The discovery of chance : the life and thought of Alexander Herzen, 2016.

The foreign policy of Russia : changing systems, enduring interests, 2014.

A history of the Royal Navy : World War II, 2014.

The making of Asian America : a history, 2015.

The myth of the strong leader : political leadership in the modern age, 2015.

A sovereign people : the crises of the 1790s and the birth of American nationalism, 2017.

Vietnam : a new history, 2016.

Wolf Hollow : a novel , 2016.

Language and Literature
Becoming Jane, 2008.

The Cambridge companion to Jane Austen, 2011.

Classical literature : a Pelican introduction, 2015.

The complete Peanuts 1999-2000, 2016.

The complete Peanuts, 1997-1998, 2015.

Eco-Joyce : the environmental Imagination of James Joyce, 2014.

Graphs, maps, trees : abstract models for literary history, 2007.

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, 2000.

Love finds you in Camelot, Tennessee, 2011.

Mansfield Park : an annotated edition, 2016.

Mansfield Park : authoritative text, contexts, criticism, 1998.

Northanger Abbey ; Lady Susan ; The Watsons ; Sanditon, 2008.

Pioneer girl : the annotated autobiography, 2014.

Pride and prejudice : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, criticism, 2016.

Promotional cultures : the rise and spread of advertising, public relations, marketing and branding, 2013.

Shakespeare in America : an anthology from the Revolution to now, 2014.

A song of fire and ice, 2014.

Trade and romance, 2014.

Ghost boy : the miraculous escape of a misdiagnosed boy trapped inside his own body, 2013.

In their own words : slave life and the power of spirituals, 2014.

Teaching music through performance in choir. Volume 4, 2017.

Philosophy, Psychology, Religion
An American conscience : the Reinhold Niebuhr story, 2017.

The Book of Job, a commentary, 1985.

The day the revolution began : reconsidering the meaning of Jesus’s crucifixion, 2016.

Enoch and the Synoptic Gospels : reminiscences, allusions, intertextuality, 2016.

Friedrich Max Müller and the Sacred Books of the East, 2016.

Isaiah 1-12 : a commentary, 1983.

Joel and Obadiah : a commentary, 2001.

On love : a philosophy for the twenty-first century, 2013.

Zhuangzi’s critique of the Confucians : blinded by the human, 2016.

The decisive moment, 2014.

The firmament of time, 1999.

Gold rush in the jungle : the race to discover and defend the rarest animals of Vietnam’s “lost world”, 2013.

Lost woods : the discovered writing of Rachel Carson, 1998.

Unfamiliar streets : the photographs of Richard Avedon, Charles Moore, Martha Rosler, and Philip-Lorca DiCorcia, 2014.

Social Sciences
After Piketty : the agenda for economics and inequality, 2017.

American girls : social media and the secret lives of teenagers, 2017.

Becoming male in the Middle Ages, 2000.

Coming out : the new dynamics, 2014.

Financial crises : causes, consequences, and policy responses, 2014.

Hillbilly elegy : a memoir of a family and culture in crisis , 2016.

The new urban crisis : how our cities are increasing inequality, deepening segregation, and failing the middle class– and what we can do about it, 2017.

Rise of the rocket girls : the women who propelled us, from missiles to the moon to Mars, 2016.

Compact Disc
Teaching music through performance in choir. Volume 4, Levels 1-4 : resource recordings., 2017.

Bully, 2013.

Dead Poets Society, 1998.

El norte, 2008.

Even the rain = También la lluvia, 2012.

Flores de otro mundo, 2005.

Guantanamera, 1997.

La lengua de las mariposas, 2000.

Mansfield Park, 2000.

Men with guns = Los hombres armados, 2003.

October sky, 2005.

Presumed guilty, 2009.

Pride and prejudice and zombies, 2016.

Reaching for the moon, 2014.

Rich Hill : three boys in small town America, 2015.

Star wars. Episode VII, The Force awakens, 2016.

Walking the Camino : six ways to Santiago, 2014.

Donated Gift Books to the Milligan Libraries
Community organization : traditional principles and modern applications

Five fingers : the story of the Free Medical Clinic of America

A history of the Churches of Christ in Poland

The new Christian Zionism : fresh perspectives on Israel & the land

A theology of Dao

Turn at the Pine Trees

Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance