Book reviews from the SGM Quarterly and Microbiology Today


SGM book reviews - General and unclassified titles

Institute of Medicine and National Research Council  Globalization, Biosecurity and the Future of the Life Sciences National Academies Press (2006)

D.O. Fleming & D.L. Hunt, Eds  Biological Safety Principles and Practices 4th edn American Society for Microbiology (2006)

P.D. Ellner  The Biomedical Scientist as Expert Witness American Society for Microbiology (2005)

F.L. Macrina  Scientific Integrity: Text and Cases in Responsible Conduct of Research Third EditionAmerican Society for Microbiology (2005)

M.S. Bronze & R.A. Greenfield, Eds  Biodefense: Principles and PathogensHorizon Bioscience / Horizon Scientific Press Ltd (2005)

V. Zaman  Life Sciences for the Non-ScientistWorld Scientific (2003)

J. Beckwith  Making Genes, Making Waves: A Social Activist in ScienceHarvard University Press (2002)

R.E. Spier, Ed.  Science and Technology EthicsRoutledge (2002)

M. Calais, Project Manager; D. Atkins, Managing Ed. Encyclopedia of Life Sciences (20 volumes) Nature Publishing (2001)

J.L. Platt, Ed.  XenotransplantationASM Press (2001)

S. Kramer  Hidden Worlds: Looking Through a Scientist's MicroscopeHoughton Mifflin (2001)

K. Alibek with S. Handelman   Biohazard Arrow/Random House UK (2000)

C. Tudge   The Variety of Life: A Survey and A Celebration Of All The Creatures That Have Ever Lived Oxford University Press (2000)

J.M.W. Slack  Egg and Ego. An Almost True Story of Life in the Biology Lab Springer (1999)

A. Kotyk  Quantities, Symbols, Units, and Abbreviations in the Life Sciences: A Guide for Authors and Editors Humana Press (1999)

J.J. Mintzes, J.H. Wandersee & J.D. Novak  Assessing Science Understanding: A Human Constructivist View Academic Press (1999)

M. F. Perutz  I Wish I'd Made You Angry Earlier. Essays on Science, Scientists and Humanity Oxford University Press (1999)

J. Heritage, E.G.V. Evans and R.A. Killington  Microbiology in Action: Studies in Biology Cambridge University Press (1999)

V. Asche, Ed.  Recent Advances in Microbiology, Vol. The Australian Society for Microbiology (1998)

Valerie Asche, Ed.  Recent Advances in Microbiology, Vol. 5 The Australian Society for Microbiology (1997)

S. Moncada, N. Toda, H. Maeda and E.A. Higgs, Eds  The Biology of Nitric Oxide, Part 6. Proceedings of the 5th International Meeting on the Biology of Nitric Oxide, September 1997, Kyoto, Japan Portland Press Ltd (1998)

A.D. Smith, S.P. Datta, G. Howard Smith, P.N. Campbell, R. Bentley and H.A. McKenzie, Eds  Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Oxford University Press (1997)

C.J. Sindermann and T.K. Sawyer  The Scientist as Consultant: Building New Career Opportunities Plenum Publishing Corporation (1997)

J. F. McEldowney & S. McEldowney (1996) Environment and the Law  Addison Wesley Longman Ltd

Catherine Wilson (1995) The Invisible World. Early Modern Philosophy and the Invention of the Microscope.   Princeton University Press

M. X. Caddick, S. Baumberg, D.A. Hodgson & M.K. Phillip-Jones (1998) Microbial Responses to Light and Time  Cambridge University Press

J. Wrigglesworth (1997) Energy and Life  Taylor & Francis

M. J. Geisow (1996) Proceedings of the 5th International Perspectives on Protein Engineering CD-ROM  Biodigm Ltd

Robert M. Busche (1994) Biotechnology Technomic Publishing Co. Inc

Vivian and Sheila Moses (1995) Exploiting Biotechnology Harwood Academic Publishers

Simon R. Swindell, R. Russell Miller and Garry S.A. Myers (1996) Internet for the Molecular Biologist Horizon Scientific Press

Neil F. Sullivan (1995) Technology transfer. Making the most of your intellectual property Cambridge University Press

Julian Wimpenny, Pauline Handley, Peter Gilbert and Hilary Lappin-Scott (1995) The Life and Death of Biofilm BioLine

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