October 2016 Content Update

There were five new titles and one updated title released to Academic Core and Academic Core with Backfile in October 2016.

There are now 800 titles in Academic Core with Backfile, and 700 titles in the Academic Core collection. If you subscribe to one of these packages, see a full title list in your Admin account (log-in required), or check it out on our corporate site: Academic Core with Backfile, Academic Core

New Academic Core Titles: 

 

Gaither's Dictionary of Scientific Quotations

ISBN: 9781461411130

Gaither's Dictionary of Scientific Quotations, Second Edition, provides the finest reference source of science quotations for all audiences. The new edition adds greater depth to the number of quotations in the various thematic arrangements and also provides new thematic categories.

 

The Almanac of American Philanthropy

ISBN: 9780986147456

The Almanac conveniently encapsulates the history, purposes, effects, and modern direction of private giving. It lends missing perspective, and serves as a handy encyclopedic reference. People serious about donating money to good causes will consult it again and again as they refine their giving.

 

The Atlas of California

ISBN: 9780520272026

This indispensable resource gives readers the tools they need to understand the transformation as California attempts to forge a new identity in the midst of unprecedented challenges.

 

The Psych 101 Series: Depression 101

ISBN: 9780826171061

Depression, often referred to as the "common cold of psychopathology," is among the most prevalent psychiatric conditions, yet it remains challenging to understand and treat. Depression 101 provides a reader-friendly overview of unipolar and bilpolar depression and provides the most current and intriguing scientific knowledge on this topic.

 

The Psych 101 Series: Evolutionary Psychology 101

ISBN: 9780826107183

This is a concise and student-friendly survey of the burgeoning field of evolutionary psychology (EP) and the controversies that surround it. Evolutionary psychology is an approach to studying human behavior that is rooted in modern evolutionary theory. Firmly grounded in the theoretical and research literature of EP, the book addresses the core theories, approaches, applications, and current findings that comprise this discipline. It is unique in its interdisciplinary focus, which encompasses EPs impact on both psychological and non-psychological disciplines.

Updated Academic Core Title: 

 

OECD Factbook 2015-2016: Economic, Environmental and Social Statistics

ISBN: 9789264232563

OECD Factbook is the best-selling, annual title from the OECD. It provides a global overview of todays major economic, social and environmental indicators. More countries than ever are covered in greater detail, enabling direct comparisons for many indicators between OECD Members and Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Russian Federation and South Africa.

There were no retired titles this month. A full list of updated and retired titles is always available upon request to support@credoreference.com.

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