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New Books!

New Books at the GCC Library

Hello GCC Community!

Below please find an assortment of new print and ebook titles, selected by your GCC librarians.

See something you'd like to read? Review our guide on borrowing print books from the Verdugo Library. Need a book delivered to the Garfield campus? No problem! We can help with that too. Just contact your division's liaison librarian and we'll take care of it. 

Ebooks can be read online or downloaded. Read more about how to use our ebooks here

And, as always, let us know if you have a recommendation for a title we should consider for our collection. 

Happy reading!

Print Books

Anxiety a philosophical history
Being Human During COVID
Brewing a Boycot how a grassroots coalition fought Coors and remade American consumer activism
Conspiracy why the rational believe the irrational
The Constitution in Jeopardy
Data Cartels the companies that control and monopolize our information
Dividing Paradise rural inequality and the diminishing American dream
Drawing Conclusions using visual thinking to understand complex concepts in the classroom
Foolproof why misinformation infects our minds and how to build immunity
A Forest Journey the role of trees in the fate of civilization
Gentrification Is Inevitable and Other Lies
Homegrown Hate why White nationalists and militant Islamists are waging war against the United States
In Search of Meadowlarks birds, farms, and food in harmony with the land
Keith Haring | Jean-Michel Basquiat crossing lines
Moral Acrobatics how we avoid ethical ambiguity by thinking in black and white
Overtourism lessons for a better future
Pickleball for All everything but the
A Poison Like No Other how microplastics corrupted our planet and our bodies
Putin's Wars from Chechnya to Ukraine
Real Lives of Married People
A Relentless Threat scholars respond to teens on weaponized school violence
The Steal
Story Movements: how documentaries empower people and inspire social change
Surf and Rescue George Freeth and the birth of California beach culture
The Succeeders how immigrant youth are transforming what it means to belong in America
Teaching Fear how we learn to fear crime and why it matters
Tracers in the Dark the global hunt for the crime lords of cryptocurrency
Underdogs social deviance and queer theory
Up to Heaven and down to Hell  fracking, freedom, and community in an American town
The Urge Our History of Addiction
Why Dance Matters


Altered inheritance : CRISPR and the ethics of human genome editing
Behind the screen : content moderation in the shadows of social media
City at the edge of forever : Los Angeles reimagined
Coaching Copyright
Defending Latina/o Immigrant Communities : The Xenophobic Era of Trump and Beyond
Epidemics and society : from the Black Death to the present
Journeys out of homelessness : the voices of lived experience
The Madness of Crowds : Gender, Race and Identity
Moving up Without Losing Your Way
Prison Truth : The Story of the San Quentin News
Re-Creating Nature : Science, Technology, and Human Values in the Twenty-First Century
The Secret Life of Groceries
Shadow Network : Media, Money, and the Secret Hub of the Radical Right
Struggling in the Land of Plenty : Race, Class, and Gender in the Lives of Homeless Families
Sundown Towns:  A Hidden Dimension of American Racism
Teaching Resistance : Radicals, Revolutionaries, and Cultural Subversives in the Classroom
Testosterone : an unauthorized biography
Tulsa,1921 : Reporting a Massacre
Unconscious bias in schools : a developmental approach to exploring race and racism
We the People : The 500-Year Battle Over Who Is American
Who Is an Evangelical?: The History of a Movement in Crisis

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