New Books and Media Received (October 2019)

The following Books and DVDs (194 items) were received into the Library collection for both the Welshimer and Seminary Libraries through the Acquisitions Budget and by donation during October 2019.

Seminary Library

Racism without racists: color-blind racism and the persistence of racial inequality in America, 2018. 

Language and Literature
Choosing community : action, faith, and joy in the works of Dorothy L. Sayers, 2019.

Cinematic faith : a Christian perspective on movies and meaning, 2019.

Deep focus : film and theology in dialogue, 2019.

A week in the life of a slave, 2019.

Being mortal: medicine and what matters in the end, 2014.

Philosophy, Psychology, Religion
Addiction and pastoral care, 2019.

All God’s creatures : a theology of creation, 2018.

The Apostle Paul and the Christian life : ethical and missional implications of the new perspective, 2016.

Approaching the end of life : a practical and spiritual guide, 2015.

Biblical authority after Babel : retrieving the solas in the spirit of mere Protestant Christianity, 2018.

The canon debate, 2019.

The chaplain’s presence and medical power : rethinking loss in the hospital system, 2018.

Christian faith : a new translation and critical edition, 2016.

Christian theology in practice : discovering a discipline, 2012.

Colonialism and the Bible : contemporary reflections from the global south, 2018.

Consider the women : a provocative guide to three matriarchs of the Bible, 2019.

The culture of theology, 2019.

Daughters in the Hebrew Bible, 2018.

Deep mysteries : God, Christ and ourselves, 2019.

The Devil’s redemption : a new history and interpretation of Christian universalism, 2018.

A documentary history of religion in America, 2018.

Exploring the life of the soul : philosophical reflections on psychoanalysis and self psychology., 2018.

Feminist theory and the Bible : interrogating the sources, 2016.

Figuring racism in medieval Christianity, 2019.

From hermeneutics to exegesis : the trajectory of biblical interpretation, 2018.

Galatians : a commentary, 2019.

Global arts and Christian witness : exegeting culture, translating the message, and communicating Christ, 2019.

Gospel allegiance : what faith in Jesus misses for salvation in Christ, 2019.

Healing racial divides : finding strength in our diversity, 2018.

Henry Chadwick : selected writings, 2017.

A history of the Bible : the story of the world’s most influential book, 2019.

How to read theology : engaging doctrine critically and charitably, 2018.

If Jesus is Lord : loving our enemies in an age of violence, 2019.

Introducing Evangelical Ecotheology : foundations in Scripture, theology, history, and praxis, 2014.

Jesus of Arabia : Christ through Middle Eastern eyes, 2018.

Jürgen Moltmann and the work of hope : the future of Christian theology, 2018.

Let me more of their beauty see : reading familiar verses in context, 2011.

A life that is good : the message of Proverbs in a world wanting wisdom, 2018.

Living in union with Christ : Paul’s gospel and Christian moral identity, 2019.

Matthew, disciple and scribe : the first Gospel and its portrait of Jesus, 2019.

The miracle lady : Kathryn Kuhlman and the transformation of charismatic Christianity, 2019.

Mission after Pentecost : the witness of the Spirit from Genesis to Revelation, 2019.

Moral wisdom : lessons and texts from the Catholic tradition, 2017.

The motif of hope in African American preaching during slavery and the post-Civil War era : there’s a bright side somewhere, 2019.

The New Testament in seven sentences : a small introduction to a vast topic, 2019.

New vision for an old story : why the Bible might not be the book you think it is, 2018.

No more holding back : emboldening women to move past barriers, see their worth, and serve God everywhere, 2019.

The Old Testament in Byzantium, 2013.

The Old Testament is dying : a diagnosis and recommended treatment, 2017.

Pastor Paul : nurturing a culture of Christoformity in the Church, 2019.

Paul and the giants of philosophy : reading the apostle in Greco-Roman context, 2019.

Practicing Christian doctrine : an introduction to thinking and living theologically, 2014.

Preaching God’s grand drama : a biblical-theological approach, 2019.

Preaching Romans : four perspectives, 2019.

Reading Romans backwards : a gospel of peace in the midst of empire, 2019.

Remembering Oscar Romero and the martyrs of El Salvador: a cloud of witnesses., 2019.

Roman faith and Christian faith : pistis and fides in the early Roman Empire and early churches, 2017.

Romans disarmed : resisting empire, demanding justice, 2019.

Sacrificing the Church : mass, mission, and ecumenism, 2019.

Speaking hope.: the body of Christ and pastoral counseling, 2019.

The story of creeds and confessions : tracing the development of the Christian faith, 2019.

The symphony of mission : playing your part in God’s work in the world, 2019.

Teaching Romans backwards : a study guide to Reading Romans backwards by Scot McKnight, 2019.

That all shall be saved : heaven, hell, and universal salvation, 2019.

Truth telling in a post-truth world, 2019.

Unveiling Paul’s women : making sense of 1 Corinthians 11:2-16, 2018.

  1. E. B. Du Bois and the sociology of the black church and religion, 1897, 2019.

We too, 2019.

Wealth, health, and hope in African Christian religion : the search for abundant life, 2018.

Whole-earth ethics for holy ground : the development and practice of “sacramental” creation spirituality, 2017.

Written to be heard : recovering the messages of the Gospels, 2019.

Social Science
Authentic human sexuality: an integrated Christian approach, 2019.

The context of Scripture, by David E. Orton, K. Lawson Younger, and William W. Hallo, 1997.

South Asia Bible commentary, 2015.

Welshimer Library

Gardens of the arts & crafts movement, 2018.

History of illustration, 2018.

Nineteenth century art: a critical history, 2011.

Anthropology and Recreation
Food and place : a critical exploration, 2018.

How to play video games, 2019.

The Oxford handbook of dance and wellbeing, 2017.

The Pokémon Go phenomenon : essays on public play in contested spaces, 2019.

Unearthing childhood: young lives in prehistory, 2018.

Preparing teachers for deeper learning, 2019. 

Between Greece and Babylonia : Hellenistic intellectual history in cross-cultural perspective, 2019.

China and the Islamic world : how the new Silk Road is transforming global politics, 2019.

Chinese roundabout : essays in history and culture, 1992.

Critical terms for the study of Africa, 2018.

GANDHI : the years that changed the world 1914-1948, 2019.

A great place to have a war : America in Laos and the birth of a military CIA, 2017.

A guide for sustaining conversations on racism, identity, and our mutual humanity, 2018.

In the orbit of love : affection in ancient Greece and Rome, 2018.

The invention of rivers : Alexander’s eye and Ganga’s descent, 2019.

Looming Civil War : how nineteenth-century Americans imagined the future, 2018.

The political theory of Che Guevara, 2018.

The possessive investment in Whiteness : how White people profit from identity politics, 2018.

Twice-divided nation : national memory, transatlantic news, and American literature in the Civil War era, 2019.

War or peace : the struggle for world power, 2018.

Language and Literature
Achilles unbound : multiformity and tradition in the Homeric epics, 2019.

Adulthood and other fictions : American literature and the unmaking of age, 2019.

Adventures of the man in gold, 2017.

Ancient Mesopotamia speaks : highlights of the Yale Babylonian Collection, 2019.

Aristotle’s lost Homeric problems : textual studies, 2019.

The Cambridge companion to Shakespeare and religion, 2019.

The dark fantastic : race and the imagination from Harry Potter to The hunger games, 2019.

In person : reenactment in postwar and contemporary cinema, 2019.

Liberty, equality, and humbug : Orwell’s political ideals, 2018.

Minor creatures : persons, animals, and the Victorian novel, 2018.

Roberto Busa, S.J., and the emergence of humanities computing : the priest and the… punched cards., 2018.

The social fact : news and knowledge in a networked world, 2019.

When fiction feels real : representation and the reading mind, 2018.

Wonderful design : glamour in the Hollywood musical, 2018.

A history of intellectual property in 50 objects, 2019.

Justice for some: law and the question of Palestine, 2019.

The pursuit of happiness in the founding era: an intellectual history, 2019.

Revolutionary constitutions : charismatic leadership and the rule of law, 2019.

The basics of psychotherapy: an introduction to theory and practice, 2019.

Introduction to addictive behaviors, 2019.

Nurturing children : from trauma to growth using attachment theory, psychoanalysis and neurobiology, 2019.

The unexpected journey of caring: the transformation from loved one to caregiver, 2019.

Musical emotions explained : unlocking the secrets of musical affect, 2019. 

Philosophy, Psychology, Religion
The allure of gentleness : defending the faith in the manner of Jesus, 2015.

Classical theories in African religion, 2019.

The evolution of moral progress : a biocultural theory, 2018.

The explainability of experience : realism and subjectivity in Spinoza’s theory of the human mind, 2018.

Feelings transformed : philosophical theories of the emotions, 1270-1670, 2018.

Handbook of personality development, 2019.

Hellenistic philosophy, 2018.

Life concepts from Aristotle to Darwin : on vegetable souls., 2019.

Life itself is an art : the life and work of Erich Fromm, 2019.

Moving in and out of Islam, 2018.

Positive psychological assessment : a handbook of models and measures, 2019.

Poverty and the poor in the world’s religious traditions : religious responses to the problem of poverty, 2019.

Rethinking existentialism, 2018.

Science without God? : rethinking the history of scientific naturalism, 2019.

The story of myth, 2018.

Time and its adversaries in the Seleucid empire, 2018.

Unfollow : a memoir of loving and leaving the Westboro Baptist Church, 2019.

Vices of the mind : from the intellectual to the political, 2019.

Political Science
Aristotle, democracy and political science, 2019.

Conservative innovators : how states are challenging federal power, 2019.

Democracy after virtue : toward pragmatic Confucian democracy, 2018.

A duty to resist : when disobedience should be uncivil, 2018.

Dying of whiteness : how the politics of racial resentment is killing America’s heartland, 2019.

Empires of the mind : the colonial past and the politics of the present, 2019.

Fully human : personhood, citizenship, and rights, 2019.

The government-industrial complex : the true size of the federal government, 1984-2018, 2019.

Ideas of power : the politics of American party ideology development, 2019.

On the spirit of rights, 2019.

Refuge beyond reach : how rich democracies repel asylum seekers, 2019.

Science and American foreign relations since World War II, 2019.

White identity politics, 2019. 

The emotional mind : the affective roots of culture and cognition, 2019.

How we teach science : what’s changed, and why it matters, 2019.

The neuroscience of sleep and dreams, 2019.

Squeezing minds from stones : cognitive archaeology and the evolution of the human mind, 2019.

Tracing Darwin’s path in Cape Horn = La ruta de Darwin en Cabo de Hornos, 2018.

The uninhabitable earth : life after warming, 2019. 

Social Sciences
Appified : culture in the age of apps, 2018.

Building Washington : engineering and construction of the new Federal City, 1790-1840, 2018.

Economy and society : a new translation, 2019.

Fellow creatures : our obligations to the other animals, 2018.

Human trafficking : applying research, theory, and case studies, 2018.

Making marriage simple : 10 relationship-saving truths, 2013.

Misogyny : the new activism, 2019.

Environmental sustainability for engineers and applied scientists, 2019.

Life by algorithms : how roboprocesses are remaking our world, 2019.

Power trip : the story of energy, 2019.

Vacant to vibrant : creating successful green infrastructure networks, 2019.

Atlas Case (Oversized)
The architecture of trees, 2019. 

ESV study Bible: English Standard Version, 2011.

New American Standard Bible, 1997. 

Office Reference
Coaching copyright, 2020. 

Andy Warhol: A Documentary Film, 2006.

The public, 2019.

Queen Kelly, 2003.

The Soong sisters, 2009.

Donated Gift Items to the Milligan Libraries
Birdman, or, (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance). [DVD]

Caves of the Highland Rim.

Contemporary Kazakh literature. Poetry..

Contemporary Kazakh literature. Prose..

The contemporary singer : elements of vocal technique.

Contemporary singing techniques.

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. [DVD]

Master and Commander : the Far Side of the World. [DVD]

Planet of the apes legacy collection. [DVD]

The problem of wealth : a Christian response to a culture of affluence.

A quiet place. [DVD]

Retrieving eternal generation.

Rise of the planet of the apes. [DVD]

The songs of John Jacob Niles, for low voice and piano. [Score]

Train to Busan. [DVD]

Vampyr. [DVD]

War for the planet of the apes. [DVD]