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042011Feature_BooksFaculty who had books published over the past year – between January 2010 and March 31, 2011 – were recently honored at a reception held by the University Libraries and the Office of the Provost. Dean Rosann Bazirjian noted, “At the beginning of this academic year, the libraries undertook a new initiative to identify, collect and promote the books written and edited by UNCG’s faculty. Through our faculty authors, our acquisitions staff, department chairs and University Relations, we learned of 43 books in all that were published in 2010 and 2011. The books we’ve now received come from 23 departments — from the schools of Business and Economics; Education; Human Environmental Sciences, Music, Theatre and Dance; Nursing; the Division of Continual Learning, and the College of Arts & Sciences.”

The authors recognized by University Libraries, their department and book title:
Omar Ali – African American Studies “In the Lion’s Mouth”
Ann Millett-Gallant – Art and Liberal Studies “The Disabled Body in Contemporary Art”
Nir Kshetri – Business Administration “The Global Cybercrime Industry: Economic, Institutional and Strategic Perspectives”
Jennifer Yurchisin – Consumer, Apparel, and Retail Studies “Fashion and the Consumer”
Albert N. Link – Economics “Public Goods, Public Gains”
Svi Shapiro – Educational Leadership and Cultural Foundations “Educating Youth for a World Beyond Violence
Dale Brubaker and Misti Williams – Educational Leadership and Cultural Foundations “Why the Principalship?: Making the Leap from the Classroom”
Christian Moraru – English “Postcommunism, Postmodernism, and the Global Imagination”
Christian Moraru – English “Cosmoderism”
Christopher Hodgkins – English “George Herbert’s Pastoral: New Essays on the Poet and Priest of Bemerton”
Kelly Ritter – English Who Owns School? Authority, Students, and Online Discourse
Mark Rifkin – English When Did Indians Become Straight?: Kinship, the History of Sexuality, and Native Sovereignty
Mark Elliott – History “Undaunted Radical: The Selected Writings and Speeches of Albion W. Tourgee”
Robert M. Calhoon – History “Tory Insurgents”
David H. Demo – Human Development and Family Studies “Beyond the Average Divorce”
Hamid Nemati – Information Systems and Operations Management “Pervasive Information Security and Privacy Development: Trends and Advancements”
Hamid Nemati – Information Systems and Operations Management “Security and Privacy Assurance in Advancing Technologies”
Hamid Nemati – Information Systems and Operations Management “Applied Cryptography for Cyber Security and Defense”
Jo Ramsay Leimenstoll – Interior Architecture “Thomas Day: Master Craftsman and Free Man of Color”
Donald A. Hodges – Music Education “Music in the Human Experience: An Introduction to Music Psychology”
Laura J. Fero, Charlotte A. Herrick and Jie Hu – Nursing “Introduction to Care Coordination and Nursing Management”
Joshua Hoffman and Gary Rosenkrantz – Philosophy “An Historical Dictionary of Metaphysics”
Susan Buck – Political Science “Public Administration in Theory and Practice”
Heidi Gazelle – Psychology “Social Anxiety in Childhood: Bridging Developmental and Clinical Perspectives”
Jacquelyn White – Psychology “Violence Against Women and Children: Mapping the Terrain”
Jacquelyn White – Psychology “Violence Against Women and Children: Navigating Solutions”
Paul Silvia – Psychology “Public Speaking for Psychologists”
Charles Orzech – Religious Studies “Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras of East Asia”
Mark Smith-Soto – Romance Languages “Fever Season And Other Poems: A Bilingual Edition Selected and Translated by Mark Smith-Soto”
Ana Hontanilla – Romance Languages “El Gusto De La Razon”
Martica Bacallao – Social Work “Becoming Bicultural: Risk, Resilience, and Latino Youth”
Robert Wineburg – Social Work “Pracademics and Community Change”
Sarah Daynes – Sociology “Time and Memory in Reggae Music”
Ken Allan – Sociology “A Primer in Social & Sociological Theory: An Invitation to Democracy”
Ken Allan – Sociology “Contemporary Social and Sociological Theory,” 2nd edition.
Ken Allan – Sociology “Explorations in Classical Sociological Theory: Seeing the Social World,” 2nd edition.
Francine Johnston – Teacher Education and Higher Education “Words Their Way with Struggling Readers: Word Study for Reading, Vocabulary, and Spelling Instruction, Grades 4 – 12”
Dale Schunk – Teacher Education and Higher Education “Handbook of Self-Regulation of Learning and Performance”
CP Gause – Teacher Education and Higher Education “Diversity, Equity, and Inclusive Education: A Voice from the Margins”
Deborah Bell – Theatre “Mask Makers and Their Craft: An Illustrated Worldwide Study”
James Fisher – Theatre “Miller in an Hour”
James Fisher – Theatre “Wilder in an Hour”

When a faculty member publishes a book, please notify Kimberly Lutz, University Libraries.

By Kimberly Lutz

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