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Discrete Mathematics: Introduction to Mathematical Reasoning - Susanna S. EppSusanna Epp's DISCRETE MATHEMATICS: AN INTRODUCTION TO MATHEMATICAL REASONING provides a clear introduction to discrete mathematics and mathematical reasoning in a compact form that focuses on core topics. Renowned for her lucid, accessible prose, Epp explains complex, abstract concepts with clarity and precision, helping students develop the ability to think abstractly as they study each topic. In doing so, the book provides students with a strong foundation both for computer science and for other upper-level mathematics courses.
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Social Problems - D. Stanley Eitzen, Maxine Baca ZinnWith a critical, conflict perspective, this text looks at the social structures and inequalities that contribute to social problems. The authors focus on the underlying features of the social world in an effort to help students to understand today's social problems.
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Systems Approach Workbook for Health Education and Program Planning - Mary E. WatsonSystems Approach Workbook For Health Education & Program Planning Is Designed To Help Students Plan Programs In The Health Setting For Patients, Clinical Students, Staff Development, And Continuing Education Programs. It Employs Program Planning Models And Theories Used In Health Education Professions, And Presents A Logical Approach To Program Planning In Which A Student Or Health Educator Can Develop A Program By Following The Text. Students Will Develop A Working Knowledge Of The Planning Process Through The Analysis Of Case Studies And Through The Creation Of A Program Plan That Addresses
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Making Better Decisions: Decision Theory in Practice - Itzhak Gilboa"Making Better Decisions" introduces readers to some of the principal aspects of decision theory, and examines how these might lead us to make better decisions.Introduces readers to key aspects of decision theory and examines how they might help us make better decisionsPresentation of material encourages readers to imagine a situation and make a decision or a judgmentOffers a broad coverage of the subject including major insights from several sub-disciplines: microeconomic theory, decision theory, game theory, social choice, statistics, psychology, and philosophyExplains these insights informally
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How English Works: A Linguistic Introduction - Anne Curzan, Michael AdamsThis accessible introduction to the structure of English, general theories in linguistics, and important issues in sociolinguistics, is the first text written specifically for English and Education majors. This engaging introductory language/linguistics textbook provides more extensive coverage of issues of particular interest to English majors and future English instructors. It invites all students to connect academic linguistics to the everyday use of the English language around them. The book's approach taps students' natural curiosity about the English language. Through exercises and
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Basic College Mathematics - Julie  Miller, Nancy Hyde, Molly  O'NeillBasic College Mathematics offers a refreshing approach to the traditional content of the course. Presented in worktext format, Basic College Mathematics focuses on basic number skills: operations and problem-solving with whole numbers, fractions, and decimals. Other topics include geometry, measurement, ratios, proportions, percents, and the real number system (with an introduction to algebra). The text reflects the compassion and insight of its experienced author team with features developed to address the specific needs of developmental level students.
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Exceptional Children and Youth - Nancy Hunt, Kathleen MarshallUnlike other texts which often take a remote and clinical approach to children with special needs, Exceptional Children and Youth discusses the research and teaching practice in a positive, informal voice and emphasises the effects of these children's condition on individuals and their families. The authors instil in teachers respect and empathy for those with disabilities, thereby encouraging further development of the student's potential. While retaining its hallmark qualities this new third edition includes new content and applications that add to the already successful formula. - New chapter
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A History of England, Volume II: 1688 to the Present - Clayton Roberts, Douglas R. Bisson, David     RobertsFor two-semester, junior/senior-level courses in the History of England. Volume II may be used for a one-semester course in Modern England. This two-volume broad, narrative account of English history-from the first settlers in the Paleolithic Age to the present day-draws on the most up-to-date primary and secondary research to illuminate the full range of England's social, economic, cultural, and political past, and focuses on how and why events occurred.
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Introduction to Physical Anthropology - Robert Jurmain, Lynn Kilgore, Russell L. Ciochon, Wenda TrevathanINTRODUCTION TO PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY continues to present a comprehensive, well-balanced introduction to the field, combining an engaging writing style and compelling visual content to bring the study of physical anthropology to life for today's students. With a focus on the big picture of human evolution, the text helps students master the basic principles of the subject and arrive at an understanding of the human species and its place in the biological world. This book continues to keep pace with changes in the field by including thorough coverage of cutting-edge advances in molecular biology
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Being and Nothingness - Jean-Paul Sartre, Hazel E. Barnes, Mary Warnock, Richard EyreBeing & Nothingness is without doubt one of the most significant philosophical books of the 20th century. The central work by one of the century's most influential thinkers, it altered the course of western philosophy. Its revolutionary approach challenged all previous assumptions about the individual's relationship with the world. Known as 'the Bible of existentialism', its impact on culture & literature was immediate & was felt worldwide, from the absurdist drama of Samuel Beckett to the soul-searching cries of the Beat poets. Being & Nothingness is one of those rare books whose