GIF Textbooks: Spring 2015

Textbook List Updated:  27 October, 2014

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  • USA = Purchase textbook in U.S.; NOT available in Florence
  • GIF = Textbook available for checkout at the GIF Library, or texts provided by instructor
  • NTR = No Textbook Required
  • FLO = Purchase in Florence
  • OPT/FLO = Optional text; available for purchase in Florence
  • LTD = Limited number of copies available for checkout at GIF; reserve a copy in advance or purchase in Florence
  • LTD/USA = Limited number of copies available for checkout at GIF; otherwise purchase in the U.S. - NOT available for purchase in Florence
  • TBD = To Be Determined

NOTE: You may contact the GIF librarian (librarygif@gmail.com) 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.

TEXTS LISTED BELOW ARE REQUIRED UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED--PLEASE CHECK THIS SITE PERIODICALLY  BEFORE YOUR DEPARTURE AS PURCHASE LOCATION OF TEXTBOOKS MAY CHANGE

Course # Course Title Instructor Text Title (Estimated Cost)
Authors, Edition
ISBN Notes
BFIN320 Principles of Finance Gianozzi Applied Corporate Finance ($134) Damodaran, A., 2010 ed. 978-0470384640 USA
CLAS360 Near Eastern Archaeology Gualandi
A History of the Ancient Near East, c 3000-323 BC ($17) Van De Mieroop, M., 2004 ed. (older edition is ok)
978-1405149112 USA
CLAS360 Near Eastern Archaeology Gualandi

Sumer and Sumerians ($42) Crawford, H., 2004 ed. (older edition is ok)

978-0521533386 USA
ECON289 Political & Economic History of Europe in the 20th Century Giuntini

Age of Extremes - The Short Twentieth Century 1914-1991 ($32) Hobsbawm, Eric, 1995 ed.

978-0349106717 FLO
ECON304/
ENVS320
Economics of Environment Protection Evans

Environmental Economics - An Introduction ($138) Field, B. and Field, M.K., 6th ed. (older edition is ok)

978-0073511481 USA
ECON289 Political & Economic History of Europe in the 20th Century Giuntini Age of Extremes - The Short Twentieth Century 1914-1991 ($32) Eric Hobsbawm, 1995 9780349106717 FLO
EDTE315 Classroom Assessment (TE) Traynor 50 Instructional Routines to Develop Content Literacy ($24) Fisher, D., 3rd ed. 978-0137057191 USA
EDTE315 Classroom Assessment (TE) Traynor Building Academic Language: Essential Practices for Content Classrooms, Grades 5-12 ($18) Zwiers, J., 2008, 1st ed.
978-0787987619 USA
EDTE331 and 331L Instructional Methods: Reading, Writing & Communication I Traynor Building Academic Language: Essential Practices for Content Classrooms, Grades 5-12 ($18) Zwiers, J., 2008, 1st ed. 978-0787987619 USA
EDTE331 and 331L Instructional Methods: Reading, Writing & Communication I Traynor 50 Instructional Routines to Develop Content Literacy ($24) Fisher, D., 3rd ed. 978-0137057191 USA
EDTE418 and 440L Discipline Specific Literacy Traynor Building Academic Language: Essential Practices for Content Classrooms, Grades 5-12 ($18) Zwiers, J., 2008, 1st ed. 978-0787987619 USA
EDTE418 and 440L Discipline Specific Literacy Traynor 50 Instructional Routines to Develop Content Literacy ($24) Fisher, D., 3rd ed. 978-0137057191 USA
EDTE460E Classroom Management (Elementary) Traynor Classroom Management for Elementary Teachers ($TBD) Everston, C. & Emmer, E., 2008, 8th ed. 978-0205578627 USA
EDTE460S Classroom Management (Secondary) Traynor Classroom Management for Elementary Teachers ($TBD) Everston, C. & Emmer, E., 2008, 8th ed. 978-0205578627 USA
ENGL201 Studies in Poetry Butterworth N/A N/A NTR
ENGL202 Studies in Fiction Magarian Vaporetto 13 ($13) Girardi, R., 1998, Delta ed. 978-0385319478 TBD
ENGL202 Studies in Fiction Magarian The Wind Up Bird Chronicle: A Novel ($10) Murakami, H., 1998, Vintage 1st ed.
978-0679775430 TBD
ENGL202 Studies in Fiction Magarian Selected Stories ($11)  Zweig, S., Pushkin Press, 2009 978-1906548223 TBD
ENGL202 Studies in Fiction Magarian Chess Story ($10) Zweig, S., New York Review Books Classics, 2005 978-1590171691 TBD
ENGL305 Writing Traveler Butterworth Italy - True Stories of Life on the Road (Traveler's Tales) ($28) ed. Anne Calcagno 978-1885211729
LTD/FLO
ENGL305 Writing Traveler Butterworth In Short: A Collection of Brief Creative Nonfiction ($14) Jones, M.P. & Kitchen, J.K. 1996  (older edition is ok) 978-0393314922 TBD
ENGL366 Foreign Encounters in Contemporary Novel Butterworth All the Pretty Horses ($9) McCarthy, M. Vintage Books, 1993 (older edition is ok) 978-0679744399 TBD
ENGL366 Foreign Encounters in Contemporary Novel Butterworth Hnery James' Midnight Song ($21) de Chellis Hill, C., Norton, 1995 (older edition is ok) 978-0393312294 TBD
ENGL366 Foreign Encounters in Contemporary Novel Butterworth The Ocean at the End of the Lane ($10) Gaiman, N., William Morrow Press, 2014 978-0062255662 TBD
ENGL366 Foreign Encounters in Contemporary Novel Butterworth Bel Canto ($10) Patchett, A., Harper, 2008 ed. (older edition is ok) 978-006156311 TBD
ENGL366 Foreign Encounters in Contemporary Novel Butterworth I'm Not Scared ($11) Ammaniti, N. (trans. Hunt, J.) Anchor, 2004 ed. (older edition is ok) 978-1400075638 TBD
ENGL366 Foreign Encounters in Contemporary Novel Butterworth God's Mountain ($12) De Luca, E. (trans. Moore, M.) Riverhead, 1st ed. (older edition is ok) 978-1573229609 TBD
ENGL366 Love in the Renaissance Horvath Mandragola ($18)
Machiavelli, N., Waveland Press, Long Grove, Illinois, 1981 ed.
978-0917974571 FLO
ENGL366 Love in the Renaissance Horvath Romeo and Juliet ($5)
Shakespeare, W., Signet, 1998 (older edition is ok)
976-0451526861 LTD/FLO
ENGL366 Love in the Renaissance Horvath A Midsummer Night's Dream ($11) Shakespeare, W., Signet, 1998 (older edition is ok) 978-0451526960 LTD/FLO
ENGL366 Love in the Renaissance Horvath Course Reader ($20) N/A FLO
ENGL366 Contemporary Novel Belacchi TBD
ENGL366 Contemporary Novel Belacchi TBD
ENGL366 Contemporary Novel Belacchi TBD
ENSC301 Mechanics of Materials Salvatori Mechanics of Materials ($162) Beer, Johnston & DeWolf, 6th ed. (older edition is ok) 978-0073380285 USA
ENSC306 Dynamics Olmi Engineering Mechanics - Dynamics ($150) R.C. Hibbeler, 13th ed. (older edition is ok) 978-0132911276
USA
ENSC352 Fluid Mechanics Bisconti Fundamentals of Fluid Mechanics ($180) Munson, Rothmayer, Okiishi, Huebsch, 7th ed. 978-1118116135 USA
ENSC352 Fluid Mechanics Bisconti Fundamentals of Fluid Mechanics (Solutions Manual and Student Study Guide) ($36) Munson, Rothmayer, Okisshi, Huebsch, 7th ed. 978-1118370348 USA
HIST312/
ITAL367
Renaissance Europe Sabbadini The Renaissance In Europe King, M.L., 2003 1856693740 LTD/GIF
HIST390 Ancient Rome Pettena A Brief History of the Romans ($TBD) Boatwright, M.T., Gargola, D.J., & Talbert, R.J.A., 2006 ed. 978-0195187151 USA
HIST390 History and culture of Food in Italy Gualandi Course Reader ($30) N/A FLO
ITAL101 Elementary Italian I-all sec. Staff TBD TBD FLO
ITAL102 Elementary Italian II-all sec. Staff TBD TBD FLO
ITAL106 Elementary Italian Conversation II Staff TBD TBD FLO
ITAL201 Intermediate Italian I Staff TBD TBD FLO
ITAL202 Intermediate Italian II Staff TBD TBD FLO
ITAL206 Intermediate Italian Conversation II Staff TBD TBD FLO
ITAL302 Advanced Italian II Staff TBD TBD FLO
ITAL308 Italian Through Cinema Staff Texts provided by instructor ($0) N/A FLO
MATH260 Ordinary Differential Equations Ray Elementary Differential Equations and Boundary Value Problems ($165) Boyce & DiPrima, 10 ed.  978-0470458310 USA
MATH321 Statistics for Experimentalists (sec. 1 & 2) Ray Probability & Statistics for Engineering and the Sciences ($TBD) Devore, J.L., 8th ed. 
978-0538733526 USA
MGMT350 Management & Organization Mancini Management: People, Performance, Change Gomez-Mejia, Balkin & Cardy, 3rd ed.
978-0073027432 GIF
MKTG310 Principles of Marketing Chen Fondations of Marketing ($140) Pride, W.M. & Ferrell, O.C., 6th ed. 978-1285429779 GIF
OPER340 Operations Management Chen
Operations Management: Creating Value along the Suppy Chain ($206) Russell & Taylor, 8th ed.
978-1118738542 USA
MUSC185/ WGST380 Trends in Contemporary Music from Rock'n'Roll to the Extremes Costa Course Reader ($30) N/A FLO
PHIL301 Ethics Dragnea-Horvath Homo Faber ($20) Frisch, M., Mariner Books, 1994 (older edition is ok) 978-0156421355 LTD/FLO
PHIL301 Ethics Dragnea-Horvath Course Reader ($30) N/A FLO
PHIL424 Existentialism Burke The Plague ($9) Camus, A., Modern Library ed., 1948 0075536498 LTD/FLO
PHIL424 Existentialism Burke The Myth Sisyphus and other essays ($10) Camus, A., First Vintage International ed., 1991 0679733736 LTD/FLO
PHIL424 Existentialism Burke Course Reader ($TBD) N/A LTD/FLO
PHIL472/
VART466
Philosophy of Art Vossilla Texts provided by instructor ($0) N/A GIF
POLS331 Modern Political Thought Gbikpi

MATERIAL PROVIDED BY INSTRUCTOR

N/A N/A
POLS345 Machiavelli and the Romans Gbikpi

The Prince ($16)  Machiavelli, N. ( trans. Robert Adams), Norton ed., 1992

978-0393962208 LTD/ FLO
POLS345 Machiavelli and the Romans Gbikpi

The Portable Machiavelli ($15) Bondanella, P. & Musa, M., 2nd ed.

978-0140150926 TBD
POLS372/
INST367
Comparative Middle East Politics Sayed Texts provided by instructor ($0) N/A GIF
POLS488 International Comparative Criminal Law Toohey Comparative Criminal Justice Systems ($50) Reichel, P., 6th ed. 978-0132457521 LTD/USA
PSYC375 Cross-Cultural Psychology Passeri Culture & Psychology ($93) Matsumoto & Juang, 5th/Int'l ed. (older edition is ok) 978-1111344948 LTD/FLO
RELI220 Catholicism Andreini TEXTS PROVIDED BY INSTRUCTOR ($0)
N/A NTR
RELI390 Dietrich Bonhoeffer: Faith in a World Come of Age Andreini TEXTS PROVIDED BY INSTRUCTOR ($0) N/A NTR
SOCI280 Cultural Globilization - A Euro-American Perspective Birindelli Texts provided by instructor ($0) N/A GIF
SOCI295 Sociology of the Arts Birindelli Texts provided by instructor ($0) N/A GIF
VART202 Figure Drawing in Florence Jochamowitz No text required ($0) N/A NTR
VART212 Sculpture Materials and Design I Gozzini No text required ($0) N/A NTR
VART221 Painting I Jochamowitz No text required ($0) N/A NTR
VART294 Florence of the Medici Carrara Rise and Fall of the House of
Medici
($0) Hibbert
N/A GIF
VART312 Sculpture Materials and Design II Gozzini No text required ($0) N/A NTR
VART322 Fresco Jochamowitz No text required ($0) N/A NTR
VART 385 Figure Drawing I Jochamowitz No text required ($0) N/A NTR
VART393 Modern Italian Art Carrara Texts provided by instructor ($0) N/A GIF
VART397 Renaissance Art Carrara History of Italian Renaissance Art ($0) Hartt and Wilkins, 6th Ed. N/A GIF
VART397 Renaissance Art Carrara History of Art ($0) H.W. Janson & Anthony F. Janson 6th ed. rev. 2004 N/A GIF
VART401 Renaissance Architecture Vossilla Texts provided by instructor ($0) N/A

NTR