GIF Textbooks: Fall 2014

Textbook List Updated: 23 July, 2014

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/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

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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 Beqiri Essentials of Corporate Finance ($171) Ross, Westerfield & Jordan, 8th edition 978-0078034756 USA
CLAS360 Near Eastern Archeology Gualandi
History of the Ancient Near East, c 3000-323 BC ($17) Van De Mieroop, M., 2004 (older ed. ok)
978-1405149112 USA
CLAS360 Near Eastern Archeology Gualandi Sumer and the Sumerians  ($42) Crawford, H., 2004 (older ed. ok) 978-0521533386 USA
COMM480 Cross Cultural Communication Birindelli Texts provided by instructor ($0) N/A GIF
ECON304/
ENVS320
Economics of Environment Protection Evans TBD
ECON311/
INST343
Global Economic Issues Giuntini In Defense of Globalization ($12.10) Bhagwati, J.
978-0195330939 LTD/USA
ENVS350/ 460 PHIL Ethics of Global Climate Change Henning Earth: Making a life on a tough new planet ($12.16) McKibben, B., 1st edition 978-0312541194 USA/FLO
ENVS350/ 460 PHIL Ethics of Global Climate Change Henning Global Warming: The Complete Briefing ($60.08) Houghton, J., 4th edition 978-0521709163 USA
ENVS350/ 460 PHIL Ethics of Global Climate Change Henning A Rulebook for Arguments ($9.03) Weston, A., 4th edition 978-0872209541 USA
ENGL202 Studies in Fiction Horvath I'm Not Scared ($15)
Ammaniti, N. 2001 edition
9781841954424 LTD/FLO
ENGL202 Studies in Fiction Horvath Balzac and the Little Chinese
Seamstress
($15) Sijie, Dai
2007 edition
9780099286431 LTD/FLO
ENGL202 Studies in Fiction Horvath The Lover ($18)
Yehoshua, Abraham, 1993 edition
9781870015912 LTD/FLO
ENGL202 Studies in Fiction Horvath How Proust Can Change Your Life
($18) de Botton, Alain
1997
edition
9780330354912 LTD/FLO
ENGL202 Studies in Fiction Horvath The Unbearable Lightness of Being ($13.50) Kundera, M., 1999 edition 9780571200832 LTD/FLO
ENGL202 Studies in Fiction Horvath Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books ($13.28)  Nafisi, A., 2004 edition 9780571200832 USA
ENGL202 Studies in Fiction Horvath Course Reader ($25) N/A FLO
ENGL305 The Writing Traveler Magarian Traveler's Tales Italy - True Stories of Life on the Road ($28) Calcagno, A., 2001 edition
9781885211729  LTD/FLO
ENGL366 Contemporary Novel Belacchi White Noise ($16.50)
Delillo, Don
9780330291088 LTD/FLO
ENGL366 Contemporary Novel Belacchi The Information ($17)
Amis, Martin
9780679735731 LTD/FLO
ENGL366 Contemporary Novel Belacchi Zen and the Art of Motorcycle
Maintenance
($12)
Pirsig, Robert
9780099322610 FLO
HIST311/
ITAL366
Medieval Europe Sabbadini Worlds of Medieval Europe ($48) C.R. Backman 2009, 2nd ed. N/A LTD/USA
HIST330 The Holocaust Baranova The Holocaust: Roots, History,
and Aftermath
($0)
Crowe, David M 2008
N/A GIF
HIST390 History of Food and Culture in Italy Gualandi Food: A Culinary History (European Perspectives: A Series in Social Thought and Cultural Criticism) ($20) Flandrin, Montanari, & Sonnenfeld, 2013 (older ed. ok) 978-0231111553 USA/FLO
HIST391 Etruscans and Romans Pettena Course Reader ($30) N/A FLO
INST342/ POLS351 International Relations Gbikpi Introduction to International Relations: Theories and Approaches ($45) Jackson, R. And Sorenson, G., 5th edition 978-0199694747 USA
ITAL101 Elementary Italian I - all sections Staff TBD FLO
ITAL102 Elementary Italian II - all sections Merli TBD FLO
ITAL105 Elementary Italian Conversation I Gori TBD FLO
ITAL201 Intermediate Italian I Lastrucci TBD FLO
ITAL301 Advanced Italian I Merli TBD FLO
MGMT350 Principles of Management Mancini Management: People, Performance, Change ($0) Gomez Mejia, Balkin & Cardy, 3rd edition N/A GIF
MKTG310 Principles of Marketing - Sections 1 & 2 Beqiri 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)
N/A GIF
PHIL301 Ethics - (Sec. 1 & 2) Henning The Right Thing to Do ($70) Rachels, S. and Rachels, J., 6th edition
978-0078038235 USA
PHIL301 Ethics - (Sec. 1 & 2) Henning The Elements of Moral Philosophy ($62) Rachels, S. and Rachels, J., 7th edition
978-0078038242 USA
PHIL301 Ethics - (Sec. 1 & 2) Henning Ethics for the New Millenium ($13.65) Dalai Lama
978-1573228831 USA
PHIL301 Ethics - (Sec. 1 & 2) Henning A Rule Book for Arguments ($8.60) Weston, A.
978-0872209541 USA
POLS345 Machiavelli and the Romans Gbikpi The Prince ($16.30) Machiavelli, N. (Translated and edited by adams, R. (2nd Norton Critical Edition)  978-0393962208 LTD/FLO
POLS345 Machiavelli and the Romans Gbikpi The Portable Machiavelli ($16) Bandanella, P. and Musa, M., 2nd edition 978-0140150926 USA
POLS357 Italian Political System Gbikpi Texts provided by instructor ($0) N/A GIF
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 Andreini Texts provided by instructor ($0) N/A GIF
RELI390 Dietrich Bonhoeffer Andreini Texts provided by instructor ($0) N/A GIF
RELI390 N. Berdjaev: Christianity of Freedom and Creativity Shkurti NTR
SOCI395 Sociology of Italian Culture Birindelli Texts provided by instructor ($0) N/A GIF
VART112 Design Landrichter Design as Art ($12.61) Munari, B., 2009 978-0141035819 OPT/USA
VART112 Design Landrichter Course Reader ($TBD) N/A FLO
VART112 Design Landrichter Lateral Thinking: A Textbook of Creativity ($12.91) de Bono, E., 1990 978-0060903251 OPT/USA/FLO
VART202 Figure Drawing in Florence Landrichter Art and Visual Perception: A Psychology of the Creative Eye ($20.43) Arnheim, R., 2004 978-0520243835 OPT/USA/FLO
VART212/VART312 Sculpture Materials and Design I & II Gozzini Constantin Brancusi ($10) Lanchner, C., 2010 978-0870707872 USA/FLO
VART212/VART312 Sculpture Materials and Design I & II Gozzini Bio Design: Nature+Sicence+Creativity ($38) Myers, W., 2012 978-0870708442 USA/ONLINE [Click hypertext link of title]
VART294 Florence of the Medici Carrara Rise and Fall of the House of Medici ($0) Christopher Hibbert N/A GIF
VART322 Fresco Vinciguerra TBD ($0)
VART360 Museum Studies Vossilla Texts provided by instructor ($0) N/A GIF
VART385 Figure Drawing I Landrichter Concerning the Spiritual in Art ($6.26) Kandinsky, W., 1977  978-0486234113 USA/FLO
VART398 Roman Art & Architecture Carrara Roman Art ($0) Ramage, N. and Ramage, A. 5th edition (older ok) N/A GIF
VART402 The Image of God Vossila TBD