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July
The Struggle for Democracy - Edward S. Greenberg, Benjamin I. PageThe most distinctive and intelligent introductory text in American government today, The Struggle for Democracy, now in its third edition, provides an even more accessible and inviting springboard for learning the enduring and conceptual heart of this course - the meaning and value of democracy. The goals of this book are to provide the tools with which to think critically about democracy and to examine and evaluate the American political system. With a definition of democracy introduced early in the book, students will learn how to measure the health and vitality of democracy in the United
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July
Epistemology of the Closet - Eve Kosofsky SedgwickWhat is at stake in male homo/heterosexual definition? Through readings of Melville, Nietzsche, Wilde, James and Proust, the author argues that the vexed imperatives to specify straight and gay identities have become central to every important form of knowledge of the 20th century.
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July
Estates in Land and Future Interests: Problems and Answers, Fifth Edition - John Makdisi, Daniel B. BogartChapter 1. Classification of Estates Chapter 2. Classification of Future Interests Chapter 3. Class Interests Chapter 4. Rules for Identification of the Conveyance Chapter 5. Rules to Govern Events Subsequent to the Conveyance Chapter 6. The Rule Against Perpetuities Chapter 7. Powers of Appointment Appendix: Fee Tail
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July
Technical Communication - John M. LannonDesigned for university and college technical writing courses-English, Engineering or Engineering technology departments, Technical Schools, Career Colleges in a variety of majors: health sciences, etc.This second Canadian edition of Technical Communication continues to provide a comprehensive, flexible introduction to technical and professional communication. Although this book focuses on writing, it also discusses interpersonal and group collaborative processes, oral communications, intercultural communication, and information gathering methods.
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July
Invisible Man - Ralph EllisonFirst published in 1952 and immediately hailed as a masterpiece, Invisible Man is one of those rare novels that have changed the shape of American literature. For not only does Ralph Ellison's nightmare journey across the racial divide tell unparalleled truths about the nature of bigotry and its effects on the minds of both victims and perpetrators, it gives us an entirely new model of what a novel can be. As he journeys from the Deep South to the streets and basements of Harlem, from a horrifying "battle royal" where black men are reduced to fighting animals, to a Communist rally where they are
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July
Worlds Together, Worlds Apart: A History of the World, Volume Two: From 1000 CE to the Present - Robert L. Tignor, Stephen Kotkin, Jeremy Adelman, Stephen Aron, Suzanne Marchand, Michael TsinThe most global approach to world history, now more streamlined and accessible. Worlds Together, Worlds Apart is organized around major world history stories and themes: the emergence of cities, the building of the Silk Road, the spread of major religions, the spread of the Black Death, the Age of Exploration, alternatives to 19th-century capitalism, the rise of modern nation-states and empires, and more. In the Third Edition, the text has been compressed and streamlined to heighten emphasis on world history stories and themes throughout.
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July
Terrorism and 9/11: A Reader - Fredrik LogevallThis reader offers a foundation for understanding the events of September 11th and their aftermath. This collection of essays enables history students to think critically not only about the harrowing events of the recent past, but also about their historical roots.
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July
Math for Meds: Dosages and Solutions - Anna M. CurrenOffers a basic math overview and progresses through dosage calculations from simple to complex exercises. This title explains and illustrates the concepts with examples using drug labels, life-sized syringes, and practice sets. It also contains a CD-ROM that includes tutorial segments, exercises and practice test questions.