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Books By and About MIT: 2010

Here at the MIT Press Bookstore, in addition to stocking the complete MIT Press catalog, we carry many books written by MIT-affiliated authors, and all of the books that we can find about the Institute itself.

Below you will see just a sampling of what we have to offer. Please stop by the store to see our complete collection or email us regarding specific titles.

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New books by MIT Authors for 2007!
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Alice Amsden

ESCAPE FROM EMPIRE
The Developing World's Journey Through Heaven and Hell

The MIT Press, 2007, cloth
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Kerry Emanuel

WHAT WE KNOW ABOUT CLIMATE CHANGE

The MIT Press, 2007, cloth
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Richard J. Samuels

SECURING JAPAN
Tokyo's Grand Strategy and the Future of East Asia

Cornell University Press, 2007, cloth

Charles M. Vest

THE AMERICAN RESEARCH UNIVERSITY
from World War II to World Wide Web

University of California Press, 2007, cloth

Jing Wang

BRAND NEW CHINA
Advertising, Media, and Commercial Culture

Harvard University Press, 2007, cloth




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Deborah Ancona

X-TEAMS
How to Build Teams that Lead, Innovate, and Succeed

Harvard Business School Press, 2007, cloth


Peter Gloor
Scott Cooper

COOLHUNTING
Chasing Down the Next Big Thing

American Management Association, 2007, cloth

Richard Schmalensee

CATALYST CODE
The Strategies Behind the World's Most Dynamic Companies

Harvard Business School Press, 2007, cloth

James Utterback

DESIGN-INSPIRED INNOVATION

World Scientific, 2007, paper

George Westerman

IT RISK
Turning Business Threats into Competitive Advantage

Harvard Business School Press, 2007, cloth




Still more featured books by MIT Authors published this year.
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Joost Bonsen

HOWTOONS
The Possibilities are Endless!

Coillins, 2007, paper


Junot Díaz

THE BRIEF WONDROUS LIFE OF OSCAR WAO

Riverhead Books, 2007, cloth

Joe Haldeman

THE ACCIDENTAL TIME MACHINE

Ace Books, 2007, cloth

Alan Lightman

GHOST

Pantheon Books, 2007, cloth

Sherry Turkle

EVOCATIVE OBJECTS
Things We Think With

The MIT Press, 2007, cloth
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New in paperback for 2007
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Neil Gershenfeld

FAB
Fab: The Coming Revolution on Your Desktop--From Personal Computers to Personal Fabrication

Basic Books, 2007, paper


Marvin Minsky

THE EMOTION MACHINE
Commonsense Thinking, Artificial Intelligence, and the Future of the Human Mind

Simon & Schuster, 2007, paper

Robert Buderi

GUANXI (The Art of Relationships)
Microsoft, China, and Bill Gates’s Plan to Win the Road Ahead

Simon & Schuster, 2007, paper

Yossi Sheffi

THE RESILIENT ENTERPRISE
Overcoming Vulnerability for Competitive Advantage

The MIT Press, 2007, paper
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Seth Lloyd

PROGRAMMING THE UNIVERSE
A Quantum Computer Scientist Takes On the Cosmos

Knopf, 2007, paper


Books About MIT!
IMAGINING MIT  Designing a Campus for the Twenty-First Century
MIND AND HAND
The Birth of MIT
BUILDING STATA
The Design and Construction of Frank O. Gehry's Stata Center at MIT
NIGHTWORK A History of Hacks and  Pranks at MIT
THE IDEA FACTORY
Learning to Think at MIT

IMAGINING MIT
Designing a Campus for the Twenty-First Century

William J. Mitchell

The MIT Press, 2007, cloth
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MIND AND HAND
The Birth of MIT

Julius A. Stratton and Loretta H. Mannix

The MIT Press, 2005, cloth
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BUILDING STATA
The Design and Construction of Frank O. Gehry's Stata Center at MIT

Nancy E. Joyce
photos by Richard M. Sobol

The MIT Press, 2004, paper
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NIGHTWORK
A History of Hacks and
Pranks at MIT

Institute Historian T. F. Peterson

The MIT Press, 2003, paper
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THE IDEA FACTORY
Learning to Think at MIT

Pepper White

The MIT Press, 2001, paper
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Books About MIT!
STEVEN HOLL  Simmons Hall
IMAGINING MIT  Bosworth's New Tech
TECHNOLOGY AND THE DREAM  Reflections on the Black Experience at MIT, 1941-1999
JERRY WIESNER, Scientist, Statesman, Humanist
MIT CAMPUS PLANNING 1960-2000

STEVEN HOLL
Simmons Hall

Gannon & Denison, eds.

Princeton Arch. Press , 2004, paper

IMAGINING MIT
Bosworth's New Tech

Mark M. Jarzombek

Northeastern Univ. Press, 2004, cloth


TECHNOLOGY AND THE DREAM
Reflections on the Black Experience at MIT, 1941-1999

Clarence G. Williams

The MIT Press, 2001, paper
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JERRY WIESNER, Scientist, Statesman, Humanist
Memories and Memoirs

Walter A. Rosenblith, ed.

The MIT Press, 2003, cloth
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MIT CAMPUS PLANNING
1960-2000

O. Robert Simha

The MIT Press, 2003, paper
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All Books by MIT Faculty & Staff published in 2007
This is everything we know about that was published this year. Let us know if we're missing something! Email books@mit.edu.
Visit our 2006 MIT Authors page to see last year's books.

Author Title Publisher Binding
Alice H. Amsden Escape From Empire: The Developing World's Journey Through Heaven and Hell The MIT Press Cloth
Deborah Ancona, et al. X-Teams: How to Build Teams that Lead, Innovate, and Succeed Harvard Business School Press Cloth
Lotte  Bailyn Breaking the Mold: Redesigning Work for Productive and Satisfying Lives, Second Edition Cornell University Press Paper
Tania A. Baker, et al. Molecular Biology of the Gene, Sixth Edition Pearson Cloth
Abhijit V. Banerjee Making Aid Work The MIT Press Cloth
Stephen P. Bell, et al. Molecular Biology of the Gene, Sixth Edition Pearson Cloth
Joost Bonsen, et al. Howtoons: The Possibilities are Endless Collins. Paper
George S. Boolos, et al., eds. Computability and Logic, Fifth Edition Cambridge University  Press Paper
Sarah Brouillette Postcolonial Writers in the Global Literary Marketplace Palgrave MacMillan Cloth
Robert Buderi, et al. Guanxi (gwan-shee): The Art of Relationships; Microsoft, China, and Bill Gates’s Plan to Win the Road Ahead Simon & Schuster Paper
Ricardo J. Caballero Specificity and the Macroeconomics of Restructuring The MIT Press Cloth
Emilio J. Castilla Dynamic Analysis in the Social Sciences Academic Press Cloth
Noam Chomsky, et al. Perilous Power: The Middle East and U.S. Foreign Policy Paradigm Publishers Cloth
Noam Chomsky, et al. Inside Lebanon: Journey to a Shattered Land Monthly Review  Press Paper
Noam Chomsky Failed States: The Abuse of Power and the Assault on Democracy Owl Books Paper
Noam Chomsky Interventions City Lights Books Paper
Noam Chomsky What We Say Goes: Conversations on U.S. Power in a Changing World Metropolitan Books Paper
Kai Chuang What’s Your Story?: A Beginner’s Guide to Creating Effective Presentations with PowerPoint 2007 PoPo Press Paper
Scott Cooper, et al. Coolhunting: Chasing Down the Next Big Thing American Management Association Cloth
Erik D. Demaine, et al. Geometric Folding Algorithms: Linkages, Origami, Polyhedra Cambridge University  Press Cloth
John Deutch, et al. Energy Security and Climate Change The Trilateral Commission Paper
Peter Diamond, et al., eds. Behavioral Economics and its Applications Princeton University Press Cloth
Junot Diaz The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao Riverhead Books Cloth
Kerry Emanuel What We Know About Climate Change The MIT Press Cloth
Robert  M. Fogelson Bourgeois Nighmares: Suburbia, 1870-1930 Yale University Press Paper
Jeffrey P. Freidberg Plasma Physics and Fusion Energy Cambridge University  Press Cloth
Stephanie Gayle My Summer of Southern Discomfort William Morrow & Company Cloth
Neil Gershenfeld Fab: The Coming Revolution on Your Desktop--From Personal Computers to Personal Fabrication Basic Books Paper
Peter Gloor, et al. Coolhunting: Chasing Down the Next Big Thing American Management Association Cloth
Joe Haldeman The Accidental Time Machine Ace Books Cloth
William J. Harnett A Collaborative Development Zone for Israelis and Palestinians, Second Edition Egality Paper
Albert S. Huang, et al. Bluetooth Essentials for Programmers Cambridge University  Press Paper
Kerson Huang Fundamental Forces of Nature: The Story of Gauge Fields World Scientific Publishing Paper
Meg Jacobs Pocketbook Politics: Economic Citizenship in Twentieth-Century America Princeton University Press Paper
Joan Jonas, et al. Joan Jonas: I Want to Live in the Country (And Other Romances) The MIT Press Paper
Henry Jenkins The Wow Climax: Tracing the Emotional Impact of  Popular Culture New York University Press Paper
Robert Kanigel Faux Real : Genuine Leather and Two Hundred Years of Inspired Fakes Joseph Henry Press Cloth
Mehran Kardar Statistical Physics of Particles Cambridge University  Press Cloth
Wyn Kelley Herman Melville: An Introduction Wiley-Blackwell Paper
Henry Lieberman, et al., eds. End-User Development Springer Paper
Alan Lightman Ghost Pantheon Books Cloth
Seth Lloyd Programming the Universe: A Quantum Computer Scientist Takes On the Cosmos Vintage Books Paper
Paul Lukez Suburban Transformations Princeton Architectural Press Paper
Wasim Q. Malik Ultra Wideband Antennas and Propagation for Communications, Radar and Imaging John Wiley & Sons Cloth
Bruce Mazlish et al., eds. The Paradox of a Global USA Stanford University  Press Paper
Marvin Minsky The Emotion Machine: Commonsense Thinking, Artificial Intelligence, and the Future of the Human Mind Simon & Schuster Paper
William J. Mitchell Imagining MIT: Designing a Campus for the Twenty-First Century The MIT Press Cloth
Antoni Muntadas , et al. Antoni Muntadas: Protokolle Walther König Paper
James G. Paradis, ed. Samuel Butler: Victorian against the Grain, A Critical Overview University of Toronto Press Cloth
Karen R. Polenske, ed. Economic Geography of Innovation Cambridge University  Press Paper
John M. Reilly, et al., eds. Human-Induced Climate Change: An Interdisciplinary Assessment Cambridge University Press Cloth
Daniel Roos, et al. The Machine That Changed the World: The Story of Lean Production, expanded edition Free Press Paper
Larry Rudolph, et al. Bluetooth Essentials for Programmers Cambridge University  Press Paper
Richard J. Samuels Securing Japan: Tokyo's Grand Strategy and the Future of East Asia Cornell University Press Cloth
Paul A. Samuelson, et al. eds. Inside the Economist's Mind: Conversations with Eminent Economists Blackwell Publishing Paper
Richard Schmalensee, et al. Catalyst Code: The Strategies Behind the World's Most Dynamic Companies Harvard Business School Press Cloth
Edmund W. Schuster, et al. Global RFID: The Value of the EPCglobal Network for Supply Chain Management Springer Cloth
Richard Sennett The Culture of the New Capitalism Yale University Press Paper
Richard Sennett, et al Practicing Culture Routledge Paper
Yossi Sheffi The Resilient Enterprise: Overcoming Vulnerability for Competitive Advantage The MIT Press Paper
David A. Singer Regulating Capital: Setting Standards for the International Financial System Cornell Univ. Press Cloth

Irving Singer

Ingmar Bergman, Cinematic Philosopher: Reflections on His Creativity The MIT Press Cloth
Sarah Song Justice, Gender, and the Politics of Multiculturalism Cambridge University  Press Paper
Lawrence E. Susskind Breaking Robert's Rules: The New Way to Run Your Meetings, Build Consensus, and Get Results Oxford University Press Paper
Lily L. Tsai Accountability Without Democracy: Solidarity Groups and Public Goods Provision in Rural China Cambridge University  Press Paper
Sherry Turkle Evocative Objects: Things We Think With The MIT Press Cloth
James Utterback et al. Design-Inspired Innovation World Scientific Publishing Paper
Charles M. Vest The American Research University from World War II to World Wide Web University of California Press Cloth
Jing Wang Brand New China: Advertising, Media, and Commercial Culture Harvard University Press Cloth
George Westerman, et al. IT Risk: Turning Business Threats into Competitive Advantage Harvard Business School Press Cloth

 

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