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Books about Social Processes, Part 1

Books about Social Processes, Part 1

303 Social Processes, Part 1 Further Reading Jared Diamond Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies, 1997. Geography professor Jared Diamond won a Pulitzer Prize for his look at the origins of human societies and what causes them to flourish or perish. He...

Human Anatomy and Physiology Books, Part 1

Human Anatomy and Physiology Books, Part 1

611 Human anatomy, cytology, histology Almost everyone knows human anatomy deals with the human body and its parts. But the words cytology and histology are not as common. Cytology deals with all facets of the body's cells while histology is the study of tiny sections...

Applied Psychology Books

Applied Psychology Books

Applied psychology books are those that deal with exactly what you would think--applying findings from psychology research to specific situations. Many of the books in this section, but not all, fall into the self-help genre. 158 Applied psychology books Further...

Technology: Medicine and Health Books

Technology: Medicine and Health Books

Lots of books in health and medicine win awards. And for good reason: it's something we all care about. These three books cover medicine as a whole. 610 Medicine & Health Books Further Reading William E. Habiltzel It Was Only  Moment Ago: More Stories of Healing...

Natural History Books, Part 2

Natural History Books, Part 2

Here is the second set of books from the Further Reading section of Library Lin's Curated Collection of Outstanding Nonfiction.  508 Natual History, part 2 Amy Gulick Salmon in the Trees: Life in Alaska’s Tongass Rain Forest, 2010. Wildlife photographer Amy Gulick...

Natural History Books, Part 1

Natural History Books, Part 1

The natural history books are in the first section of the 500s or natural sciences in the Dewey Decimal Classification system. 508 Natural History Paula Findlen Possessing Nature: Museums, Collecting, and Scientific Culture in Early Modern Italy, 1994. Italian history...

Sociology and Anthropology Books

Sociology and Anthropology Books

General sociology and anthropology works are included in section 301. Further Reading 301 Sociology & anthropology Jacques Ellul The Technological Society, 1954. Written in the mid-twentieth century, influential thinker Jacques Ellul warned that technology was in...

Religion Books

Religion Books

200 Religion The beginning of the religion section houses books that cover all religions or that examines religion itself as a subject. These are two general religion books included under Further Reading in Library Lin's Curated Collection of Superlative Nonfiction. ...