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July
Oxford Beginner's Chinese Dictionary - Oxford University PressEach Oxford Beginner's Bilingual Dictionary is designed to offer English speaking adult learners a comprehensive, straightforward introduction to foreign languages, covering all the vocabulary needed for the first years of study, along with notes on grammar and usage and guidance on the culture where the language is spoken. These easy-to-use references break from standard dictionary design. Clear entries with examples showing how the language works in context make it quick and simple to find the translation you're looking for, and the bold, color layout makes the dictionary easy to navigate,
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July
Counseling The Nursing Mother - Judith LauwersUnique among all other lactation texts in its attention to the importance of appropriate, effective communication techniques, Counseling the Nursing Mother thoroughly covers how counseling styles and approaches can enhance interactions with mothers. The text presents topics within a counseling framework and includes practical suggestions for working with mothers. The reader will gain insights into applying knowledge and research into everyday practice, and how to meet counseling challenges. Essential for anyone preparing for certification as a lactation consultant, every chapter and each topic
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July
Taking Sides: Clashing Views on Controversial Issues in World Politics - John T. RourkeThis new edition contains "pro" and "con" articles that represent the arguments of world leaders, leading political scientists, and commentators on the world political scene. The readings reflect a variety of viewpoints and have been selected for their liveliness and substance and because of their value in a debate framework.
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July
Political Science Research Methods - Janet Buttolph Johnson, H.T. ReynoldsTeaches students to effectively evaluate the research of others and learn how to conduct their ownWhen exposing students to political science's most important research methods, comprehensive coverage as well as clear and straightforward language are paramount. In the trusted tradition of previous editions, this new fifth edition covers all of the major research methods of the discipline and leads students step by step through the logic of research design. The new edition now gives even greater attention to promising new research tools such as online search engines, formal modelling, and logistic
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July
Excel 2003 All-In-One Desk Reference for Dummies - Greg HarveyWhen you think of number-crunching and spreadsheets, you think of Excel, right? After Word, it's the most popular program in the Microsoft Office suite. But if technical jargon isn't your first language, you may have found Excel just a teeny bit frustrating. It can be really hard to pick your way through the many features and make Excel do what you need for it to do.Once you know how, you can use Excel toCreate fill-in-the-blank formsPrepare expense reports and invoicesManage all sorts of dataKeep sales and inventory recordsAnalyze financial data and create forecastsPresent information in charts
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July
Biochemistry - Frank Bradley Armstrong, Thomas Peter BennettThis Third Edition has been revised and updated to reflect significant advances in biochemistry and molecular biology since publication of the Second Edition in 1983. The text is clearly written and carefully organized to accommodate students from a variety of disciplines including biology, zoology, botany, biochemistry, allied health, and other life sciences. The text focuses on fundamental principles of biochemistry, using physiological examples and experimental results to clarify and reinforce concepts. This edition includes two completely new chapters--Recombinant DNA Research and The Immune
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July
Classics in Translation, Volume II: Latin Literature - Paul MacKendrickHere, translated into modern English, are the works of literature, history, science, oratory, and philosophy that constitute the mainstream of Roman thought and continue to influence world civilizations. This volume includes: · Complete translations of Plautus’ The Haunted House, Terence’s Woman from Andros, Seneca’s Medea, and the Deeds of the Deified Augustus. · Selections from Vergil’s Georgics and Aeneid, the poems of Catullus, Horace’s Odes, Ovid’s Metamorphoses and Fasti, the Satyricon of Petronius, and the Sixth Satire of Juvenal. · Selections from Lucretius’ On the Nature of Things,
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July
The Cloud of Unknowing: and The Book of Privy Counseling - Anonymous, William Johnston, Huston SmithWilliam Johnston--an authority on fourteenth century spirituality and specifically on the writings of this unknown author--provides a substantive and accessible introduction detailing what is known about the history of this text and its relevance throughout the ages. Also included here is the author's other principal work, The Book of Privy Counseling--a short and moving text on the way to enlightenment through a total loss of self and consciousness only of the divine.
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July
Introduction to Econometrics - Christopher DoughertyDougherty provides a step-by-step introductory guide to the core areas of this demanding subject. The book includes new material on specification tests, binary choice models, tobit analysis, and unit root tests and cointegration.