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Statistical Physics of Particles - Mehran KardarA companion volume, Statistical Physics of Fields, discusses non-mean field aspects of scaling and critical phenomena, through the perspective of renormalization group.
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Calculus and Analytic Geometry - George B. Thomas Jr., Ross L. FinneyA calculus textbook containing exercises and problem solving strategies to help the student better grasp the different techniques offered.
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Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition (DSM-5) - American Psychiatric AssociationThis new edition of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5), used by clinicians and researchers to diagnose and classify mental disorders, is the product of more than 10 years of effort by hundreds of international experts in all aspects of mental health. Their dedication and hard work have yielded an authoritative volume that defines and classifies mental disorders in order to improve diagnoses, treatment, and research. The criteria are concise and explicit, intended to facilitate an objective assessment of symptom presentations in a variety of clinical settings --
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The Norton Anthology of English Literature, Vol. A: Middle Ages - M.H. Abrams, Stephen Greenblatt, James Simpson, Alfred DavidFirmly grounded by the hallmark strengths of all Norton Anthologies thorough and helpful introductory matter, judicious annotation, complete texts wherever possible The Norton Anthology of English Literature has been revitalized in this Eighth Edition through the collaboration between six new editors and six seasoned ones. Under the direction of Stephen Greenblatt, General Editor, the editors have reconsidered all aspects of the anthology to make it an even better teaching tool.
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Basic Economics: A Citizen's Guide to the Economy - Thomas SowellThis is the revised and enlarged edition of a new kind of introduction to economics for the general public-without graphs, statistics, or jargon. In addition to being updated, Basic Economics has also become more internationalized by including economic problems from more countries around the world, because the basic principles of economics are not confined by national borders. While most chapter titles remain the same, their contents have changed considerably, reflecting the experiences of many different peoples and cultures.
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Educational Research: Competencies for Analysis and Applications - L.R. Gay, Peter W. Airasian, Geoffrey E. MillsEditorial Reviews Product Description For courses in Research Methods/Educational Research. Long recognized as the market leader in Introduction to Educational Research courses, Educational Research: Competencies for Analysis and Applications, eighth edition, remains a practical text focused on the skills and procedures students need in order to become competent consumers and producers of educational research. The text uses a direct, step-by-step approach to the research process and incorporates Tasks and articles throughout to provide students with the practice they need to master research steps
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A Better Way to Think about Business: How Personal Integrity Leads to Corporate Success - Robert C. SolomonIs business ethics a contradiction in terms? Absolutely not, says Robert Solomon. In fact, he maintains that sound ethics is a necessary precondition of any long-term business enterprise, and that excellence in business must exist on the foundation of values that most of us hold dear. Drawing on twenty years of experience consulting with major corporations on ethics, Solomon clarifies the difficult ethical choices all people in business face. He uses an "Aristotelian" approach to remind readers that a corporation--like an individual--is embedded in a community, and that corporate values such as
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Our Sexuality (9th Edition) - Robert L. CrooksBook DescriptionThe most authoritative college textbook available on human sexuality, this new edition of Crooks and Baur's OUR SEXUALITY has been thoroughly and carefully updated to reflect the most current research literature. Sensitive, comprehensive, and candid scholars and teachers, the authors continue to engage students with the most exciting, emerging research in the field. The authors have further refined their focus on strengthening healthy communication among partners, as well as their overall coverage on maintaining a responsible and healthy sexual relationship. They have also given
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Case Studies in Nursing Ethics - Sara T. Fry, Robert M. Veatch, Carol TaylorAs The Healthcare Professional In Closest Contact With Both The Patient And The Physician, Nurses Face Biomedical Ethical Problems In Unique Ways. Accordingly, Case Studies In Nursing Ethics Presents Basic Ethical Principles And Specific Guidance For Applying These Principles In Nursing Practice, Through Analysis Of Over 150 Actual Case Study Conflicts That Have Occurred In Nursing Practice. Each Case Study Allows Readers To Develop Their Own Approaches To The Resolution Of Ethical Conflict And To Reflect On How The Traditions Of Ethical Thought And Professional Guidelines Apply To The Situation.
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Self-Editing for Fiction Writers: How to Edit Yourself Into Print - Renni Browne, Dave    King"A superb tutorial for anyone wanting to learn from pros how to polish fiction writing with panache."-- Library Journal