GIF Textbooks: Fall 2015

Textbook List Updated: 23 July, 2015

For Textbook Availability, see the 'Notes' column and meaning of each code below:

  • GIF = Texts available for checkout at the GIF Library or provided by instructor at no cost
  • FLO = Purchase in Florence
  • USA = Purchase textbook in U.S. - NOT available for purchase in Florence.
  • LTD = Limited number of textbooks available for checkout at GIF; Otherwise textbooks can be purchased in Florence
  • LTD/FLO Limited number of textbooks available for checkout at GIF; Otherwise textbooks can be purchased in Florence
  • LTD/USA = Limited number of textbooks available for checkout at GIF; Otherwise textbooks MUST be purchased in the U.S. (NOT available for purchase in Florence)
  • USA/FLO = Textbook is available for purchase in U.S. and Florence.
  • OPT = Text optional
  • NTR = No Textbook Required
  • TBD = To Be Determined

GU bookstore: ZagShop-Textbooks

NOTE: You may contact the librarian at Gonzaga-In-Florence to reserve titles listed as 'LTD.' These items will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. There is no need to reserve items listed as 'GIF'  - this means that texts will be provided for everyone enrolled in the course.

Course # Course Title Instructor Text Title (Estimated Cost)
Authors, Edition
ISBN Notes
BFIN320 Principles of Finance Shrader Essentials of Corporate Finance ($191) Ross, Westerfield & Jordan, 8th edition 978-0078034756 USA
CLAS360 Near Eastern Archeology Gualandi
History of the Ancient Near East, c 3000-323 BC (€39,95) Van De Mieroop, M., 2006 (older ed. ok)
978-1405149112 USA/FLO
CLAS360 Near Eastern Archeology Gualandi Sumer and the Sumerians  (€55.95) Crawford, H., 2004 (older ed. ok) 978-0521533386 USA/FLO
COMM480 Cross Cultural Communication Birindelli Texts provided by instructor ($0) GIF
ECON304/
ENVS320
Economics of Environment Protection Evans Environmental Economcs, An Introduction ($142.70) Field, Field, Martha K. & Barry C., 6th ed. (older ok) 978-0073511481 USA
ECON311/
INST343
Global Economic Issues Giuntini In Defense of Globalization (€15,00) Bhagwati, J.
978-0195330939 LTD/FLO
ENGL202 Studies in Fiction Raveggi TBD
ENGL305 The Writing Traveler Magarian Traveler's Tales Italy - True Stories of Life on the Road (€23,95) Calcagno, A., 2001 edition
9781885211729  LTD/FLO
ENGL366 Contemporary Novel Belacchi White Noise (€14,40)
Delillo, Don
9780330291088 LTD/FLO
ENGL366 Contemporary Novel Belacchi The Information (€12,25)
Amis, Martin
9780679735731 LTD/FLO
ENGL366 Contemporary Novel Belacchi Zen and the Art of Motorcycle
Maintenance
(€10,95)
Pirsig, Robert
9780099322610 FLO
HIST311/
ITAL366
Medieval Europe Sabbadini Worlds of Medieval Europe (€53,00) C.R. Backman 2009, 2nd ed. 9780195335279 LTD/FLO
HIST330 The Holocaust Badii The Holocaust: Roots, History, Aftermath (€64,50) Crowe, D., Westview Press, 2008 978-0813343259 LTD/FLO
HIST390 History of Food and Culture in Italy Gualandi Course Reader ($30) LTD/FLO
HIST391 Etruscans and Romans Pettena Course Reader ($30) FLO
INST342/ POLS351 International Relations Gbikpi Introduction to International Relations: Theories and Approaches (€55,95) Jackson, R. And Sorenson, G., 2013 978-0199694747 FLO
ITAL101 Elementary Italian I - all sections TBD FLO
ITAL102 Elementary Italian II - all sections TBD FLO
ITAL105 Elementary Italian Conversation I TBD FLO
ITAL201 Intermediate Italian I TBD FLO
ITAL301 Advanced Italian I TBD FLO
ITAL350 Italian Civilization and Culture TBD No text required NTR
MGMT350 Principles of Management Mancini Management: People, Performance, Change ($0) Gomez Mejia, Balkin & Cardy, 3rd edition N/A GIF
MKTG310 (CRN 12487) Principles of Marketing Shrader Basic Marketing: A Strategy Planning Approach ($46) Perreault, Cannon & McCarthy, 19th edition (older ok) 978-0078028984 LTD/USA
MKTG 310 (CRN 12645) Principles of Marketing Evans Basic Marketing: A Strategy Planning Approach ($46) Perreault, Cannon & McCarthy, 19th edition (older ok) 978-0078028984 LTD/USA
MUSC185/ WGST380 Gender and Sexuality in Italian Opera Costa Course Reader ($40) N/A FLO
OPER340 Operations Management Pazzaglia Operations Management:
Creating Value along the Supply Chain
($0) Russell & Taylor 7th ed. (older editions & eBook ok)
9780470525906 or 978047013949 (eBook) GIF
PHIL301 (CRN 12644) Ethics Traxler Nichomachean Ethics ($15) Aristotle, Hackett Publishing, 1999 2nd ed.  (older ed. ok)
978-0872204645 USA
PHIL301 (CRN 12644) Ethics Traxler Cosmopolitanism: Ethics in a World of Strangers ($10) Appiah, K.A., 2007
978-0393329339 USA
PHIL301 (CRN 12644) Ethics Traxler The Life You Can Save ($13.00) Singer, P., 2010
978-0812981568 USA
PHIL301 (CRN 12482) Ethics Besmer Text provided by instructor ($0) NTR
PHIL301 (CRN 12488) Ethics Besmer Text provided by instructor ($0) NTR
PHIL478 (CRN 12495) Philosophy of Technology Besmer The Glass Cage: Automation and Us (€ 17), Carr, N., Norton & Company, 2014 978-0393350777 TBD
PHIL478 (CRN 12495) Philosophy of Technology Besmer The Shallows : What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains (€12,89), Carr, N., Norton & Company, 2011 978-0393339758 OPT
PHIL478 (CRN 12495) Philosophy of Technology Besmer Text provided by instructor ($0) NTR
POLS345 Machiavelli and the Romans Gbikpi The Portable Machiavelli (€20,75) Bandanella, P. and Musa, M., 2nd edition 978-0140150926 FLO
POLS357 Italian Political System Gbikpi Texts provided by instructor ($0) NTR
PSYC335 Social Psychology Passeri The Social Animal ($80)  Aronson, E., 11th edition
9781429233415 LTD/FLO
PSYC335 Social Psychology Passeri Course Reader ($0) N/A LTD/FLO
RELI220 Catholicism Shkurti Sexual Ethics: A Theological Introductiony instructor (€35,95) Salzman, T., Georgetown University Press, 2012 9781589019133 FLO
RELI220 Catholicism Shkurti Theology of the Body for Beginners  (€16,95) West, C., Smith, J., Ascension Press, 2009 9781934217856 FLO
RELI220 Catholicism Shkurti Life Issues, Medical Choices (€18,95) Kaczor, C. & Smith, J., 2009 9780867168082 FLO
RELI390 Dietrich Bonhoeffer Andreini Texts provided by instructor ($0) N/A GIF
SOCI395 Sociology of Italian Culture Birindelli Texts provided by instructor ($0) N/A GIF
VART112 Design Fundamentals Jochamowitz No text required
NTR
VART202 Figure Drawing in Florence Jochamowitz No text required NTR
VART212 Sculpture Materials and Design I Gozzini No text required NTR
VART294 Florence of the Medici Carrara Rise and Fall of the House of Medici ($0) Christopher Hibbert N/A GIF
VART312 Sculpture Materials and Design II Gozzini No text required NTR
VART322 Fresco Jochamowitz No text required NTR
VART360 Museum Studies Vossilla Texts provided by instructor ($0) N/A GIF
VART385 Figure Drawing I Jochamowitz No text required NTR
VART398 Roman Art & Architecture Carrara Roman Art (€100,00) Ramage, N. and Ramage, A. 5th edition (older ok) 9780136000976 LTD/FLO
VART402 The Image of God Vossila TBD