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Workbook to Accompany Puntos de Partida: An Invitation to Spanish - Alice A. Arana, Oswaldo AranaThe Workbook, by Alice. A Arana (formerly of Fullerton College) and Oswaldo Arana (formerly of California State University, Fullerton), continues the successful format of previous editions by providing additional practice with vocabulary and structures through a variety of input-based, controlled, and open-ended activities and guided compositions. Special features include the Prueba corta, preceded by a grammar self-check feature called A ver si sabe..., which allows students to quickly asses their knowledge of grammatical structures before completing the Punto final. The Perspectivas culturales
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Milkweed - Jerry SpinelliHe’s a boy called Jew. Gypsy. Stopthief. Runt. Happy. Fast. Filthy son of Abraham. He’s a boy who lives in the streets of Warsaw. He’s a boy who steals food for himself and the other orphans. He’s a boy who believes in bread, and mothers, and angels. He’s a boy who wants to be a Nazi some day, with tall shiny jackboots and a gleaming Eagle hat of his own. Until the day that suddenly makes him change his mind. And when the trains come to empty the Jews from the ghetto of the damned, he’s a boy who realizes it’s safest of all to be nobody. Newbery Medalist Jerry Spinelli takes us to one of the
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Passion City: St Raum A. Landschaftsarchitektur - Kristin Feireiss, Falk Jaeger, Katrin KlingbergIn Reykjavik, a new office and commercial center boasts islands of basalt and green, to echo Iceland's unique topography; in Guangzhou, China, a television tower rises above a beautiful park with a Ferris wheel, river promenade, and plenty of room to sit and ponder nature; and a beautifully landscaped retirement center in Berlin for Alzheimer's patients encourages independence while assuring their safety. This illustrated monograph details forty projects by ST raum a., whose goal is to provide "vital open spaces" in urban environments. Divided by categoriesrelaxation, education, work,
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Mastering Competencies in Family Therapy: A Practical Approach to Theory and Clinical Case Documentation - Diane R. GehartMASTERING COMPETENCIES IN FAMILY THERAPY: THEORY-BASED ASSESSMENT provides a competency-based approach to teaching clinical skills in marriage and family therapy, an approach already adopted by the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT). Using a light and inviting tone, Gehart offers a comprehensive five-step model for competent treatment which includes case conceptualization, clinical assessment (diagnosis) and case management, treatment planning, evaluation of progress, and documentation. The work also includes a set of useful clinical forms that can be applied in practice
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Digital Communications - John G. ProakisRevised to reflect all the current trends in the digital communications field, this all-inclusive guide delivers an outstanding introduction to the analysis and design of digital communication systems. Includes expert coverage of new topics: Turbocodes, Turboequalization, Antenna Arrays, Digital Cellular Systems, and Iterative Detection. Convenient, sequential organization begins with a look at the historyo and classification of channel models and builds from there.
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Between Men: English Literature and Male Homosocial Desire - Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, Nancy K. Miller, Carolyn G. HeilbrunHailed by the "New York Times" as "one of the most influential texts in gender studies, men's studies and gay studies," this book uncovers the homosocial desire between men, from Restoration comedies to Tennyson's "Princess."
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Using MIS - David M. KroenkeFor undergraduate Introductory Management Information Systems courses. An engaging introduction to how people use IS to solve business problems. Using MIS explains why MIS is the most important course in the business school by showing students how businesses use information systems and technology to accomplish their goals, objectives, and competitive strategy.
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Nachalo Book 1 (Student Edition) + Listening Comprehension Audio CD [With CD (Audio)] - Sophia Lubensky, Gerard L. Ervin, Larry McLellanAvailable in a 2-volume format, "Nachalo" is the most exciting text available for beginning Russian courses. Written by a respected team of Russian scholars and linguists, "Nachalo" presents grammar functionally and teaches students the four skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing within the context of a wealth of cultural information. The abundant practice material in "Nachalo" ranges from focused and controlled to open-ended and communicative. "Nachalo" features an on-going story set in Russia with a cast of Russian and American characters, exposing students to new vocabulary and
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Econometric Analysis - William H. GreeneFor a one-year graduate course in Econometrics. This text has two objectives. The first is to introduce students to applied econometrics, including basic techniques in regression analysis and some of the rich variety of models that are used when the linear model proves inadequate or inappropriate. The second is to present students with sufficient theoretical background that they will recognize new variants of the models learned about here as merely natural extensions that fit within a common body of principles. The Fifth Edition features a complete update of techniques and developments, a
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Exploring Microsoft Office 2007 Volume 1 - Robert T. GrauerThe goal of the Exploring series has been to move students beyond the point and click and help the student understand why and when they would do a skill. The system structure considers the following three points. Students go to college now with a different set of skills than they did 5 years ago. With this in mind, the new edition of Exploring moves students beyond the basics of the software at a faster pace, without sacrificing coverage of the fundamental skills that everybody needs to know. This ensures that students will be engaged from Chapter 1 throughout the book. Students have diverse