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July
Fundamental Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences - David C. HowellFocuses on the context of statistics in behavioral research, with an emphasis on looking before leaping; investigating the data before jumping into a test. This book provides you with an understanding of the logic behind the statistics: why and how certain methods are used rather than just doing techniques by rote.
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July
Core Concepts in Cultural Anthropology - Robert H. Lavenda, Emily A. SchultzThis very concise, accurate introduction to the basic ideas and practices of contemporary cultural anthropology is designed to address the needs of anthropology professors who make extensive use of ethnographies and other supplementary readings in their courses. Not a standard textbook, Core Concepts in Cultural Anthropology functions as a thorough annotated bibliography of the terms and concepts that anthropologists use in their work; its conceptual framework prepares students to read ethnography more effectively, with less misunderstanding.
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July
Killer Camera Rigs That You Can Build: How to Build Your Own Camera Cranes, Car Mounts, Stabilizers, Dollies, and More! - Dan SelakovichGuides you through the creation of jibs, dollies, cranes, car-mounts, sandbags, tripods, and more. This title includes both American standard and metric measurements and provides you with tool and material requirement lists for each project. It features over 1300 photographs.
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July
The Anguish of the Jews: Twenty-Three Centuries of Antisemitism (Stimulus Books) - Edward FlanneryThis revised and updated edition of THE ANGUISH OF THE JEWS - a classic history of anti-Semitism written by a Roman Catholic priest and now with a foreword by Philip Cunningham is as relevant today as when it was first published in 1964. Hailed by Jews and Christians alike as a groundbreaking book that did much to expose the reality of historical anti-Semitism in the United States and around the world, it includes material covering the last two decades; it considers developments in the Middle East, and it explores the impact that Judaic studies have had on Christian thought.
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July
Principles of Genetics - D. Peter Snustad, John B. Jenkins, Michael J. SimmonsThat genetics is not a static body of knowledge is one of the fundamentals behind this text. Historical and contemporary experimental examples are therefore used throughout.
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July
Advances in Chemical Physics, Proteins: A Theoretical Perspective of Dynamics, Structure, and Thermodynamics - Charles L. Brooks, Martin Karplus, B. Montgomery PettittPresenting a wide-ranging view of current developments in protein research, the papers in this collection, each written by highly regarded experts in the field, examine various aspects of protein structure, functions, dynamics, and experimentation. Topics include dynamical simulation methods, the biological role of atom fluctuations, protein folding, influences on protein dynamics, and a variety of analytical techniques, such as X-ray diffraction, vibrational spectroscopy, photodissociation and rebinding kinetics. This is part of a series devoted to providing general information on a wide variety
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July
Essential Genetics: A Genomics Perspective - Daniel L. Hartl, Elizabeth W. JonesThis edition reflects new discoveries in the field and includes some 100 new/revised illustrations (some in color). New sections cover genetic control of the cell life cycle and molecular evolution. Emphasizing the integration of molecular and classical genetics and the molecular unity of life, Hartl (Harvard U.) and Jones (Carnegie Mellon U.) intr
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July
Basic Virology - Edward Karl Wagner  Chapter outlines - provide a quick means for the student and instructor to skim the material presented in the chapter in order to prepare for lectures or exams more effectively Revised and enhanced Review Questions - follow the end of each chapter to help reinforce the material for students Cumulative End of Section Problems - integrate the various concepts covered in the section and challenge the student to synthesize the material they have just learned The Resource Center - provides general sources of supplementary information, further readings in molecular biology, virology, and basic
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July
A Victorian Handbook of Mechanical Movements - Thomas Walter BarberThis Victorian-era handbook for civil engineers presents sketches and brief descriptions of more than 1,900 mechanical devices. Contents include gears of all kinds, chains and links, cranes, cutting tools, pumps, water wheels, turbines, and much more — all the elements of the increasingly sophisticated industrial and mechanical world of the late 19th century. Originally published in 1890 as The Engineers' Sketch Book of Mechanical Movements, Devices, Appliances, Contrivances, and Details, this volume was "classified and arranged for reference for the use of engineers, mechanical draughtsmen,
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July
A Sand County Almanac with Other Essays on Conservation from Round River - Aldo LeopoldFirst published in 1949 A Sand County Almanac combines some of the finest nature writing since Thoreau with an outspoken and highly ethical regard for America's relationship to the land. Written with an unparalleled understanding of the ways of nature, the book includes a section on the monthly changes of the Wisconsin countryside; another part that gathers informal pieces written by Leopold over a forty-year period as he traveled through the woodlands of Wisconsin, Iowa, Arizona, Sonora, Oregon, Manitoba, and elsewhere; and a final section in which Leopold addresses the philosophical issues