College kids are heading back to campus again for their spring semesters. That means it’s time for textbook prices to break us down, and leave us feeling like we just got mugged with a tire iron. Many kids use Amazon, book rentals, or the simple act of purchasing their textbooks from students who just took the class last semester, to cut down on the bloodshed. Still, there are many students who get ripped off.
Back in 2010, CBS compiled a list of the top 12 most expensive textbooks in the country. Many of them have gone down in price since then, but here they are as a reminder to avoid high textbook prices at all costs.
Solid State Chemistry and Its Applications
Environment in the New Global Economy
Ethics in Business and Economics
Advanced Semiconductor and Organic Nano-Techniques
Concept and Design of Chemical Reactors
Feminism and Politics
Companion Encyclopedia of Psychology
Biostatistical Genetics and Genetic Epidemiology
History of Early Film
Management Science An Anthology
Encyclopedia of International Media and Communications
Acta Philosophorum The First Journal of Philosophy
And the best part of all…