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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Grant Writing - Waddy ThompsonThe best way to get the cash�CD-ROM included. With this comprehensive guide, individuals as well as grant seekers for companies/organizations will learn each step of the grant writing process, including how to determine who can receive a grant and for what; find government, corporate, and foundation donors; create a budget; write a compelling proposal and solicit feedback; overcome obstacles, and more. --New edition includes a CD-ROM with sample materials and a fully functional trial membership to an online grant research database
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September
Discourse Analysis - Barbara JohnstoneFully revised and updated throughout, the new edition of "Discourse Analysis" is a user-friendly textbook for students taking their first course in linguistic approaches to discourse. Second edition of a popular introductory textbook, combining breadth of coverage, practical examples, and student-friendly features Includes new sections on metaphor, framing, stance and style, multimodal discourse, and Gricean pragmatics Considers a variety of approaches to the subject, including critical discourse analysis, conversation analysis, interactional and variationist sociolinguistics, ethnography,
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American Legal Realism - William W. Fisher IIIA comprehensive, in-depth discussion of the most influential movement in American legal history, and one which remains more than fifty years later the subject of lively debate, this collection of readings, written largely between 1900 and 1940, includes works from prominent writers on the subject that have never before been generally available. Introduced and edited by noted scholars in the field, the anthology includes such contributors as Oliver Wendell Holmes, James Thayer, Roscoe Pound, John Chipman Gray, Wesley Hohfeld, Karl Llewellyn, Arthur Corbin, Nathan Issacs, Robert Hale, Harold Laski,
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September
RR Lyrae Stars - Horace A. SmithThis is a comprehensive account of RR Lyrae stars, and traces the story from their initial discovery a century ago, through to their present status. This book reviews our current understanding of RR Lyrae stars. It is a unique explanation of the multiple applications of these variable stars for a range of astrophysical problems. Horace A. Smith describes the use of RR Lyrae stars as probes of old stellar populations, both in the Milky Way and other galaxies, and as an outstanding testing ground for stellar evolution and pulsation theories. He stresses the significance of variable stars for our
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Universe - William J. KaufmannSuitable for both one- and two-term courses in introductory astronomy, Universe is acclaimed for its spectacular images and engaging writing. No other text so clearly communicates the thrill of discovery in astronomy to all students, regardless of their scientific background. Features: Exciting, authoritative, and fully up-to-date, the lucid writing and lavish full-color artwork share with students the scientific way of knowing. A flexible part structure and highlighted cross-references let instructors choose what they wish to cover—and when they wish to cover it. For greater
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September
Teaching Digital Natives: Partnering for Real Learning - Marc PrenskyPrensky presents a model for 21st-century teaching and learning, in which students become learners and creators of knowledge through technology while teachers guide and assess student learning.
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Educational Psychology [with MyLabSchool] (MyLabSchool Series) - Anita E. WoolfolkThis best-selling, classic text provides beginning teachers with the tools and inspiration to become masters of their chosen profession. The Tenth Edition maintains the lucid writing style for which the author is renowned, combined with a clear emphasis on educational psychology's practical relevance. This edition provides especially helpful new chapter on Engaged Learning: Cooperation and Community, recognizing the challenges educators face in the next decade to keep all students connected to learning and all schools safe and compassionate. The most applied text on the market, this text is
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September
En Contacto, Gramatica En Accion - Mary McVey Gill, Brenda WegmannGramática en acción provides straightforward grammar explanations that are written in plain English. Explanations are easy for students to understand, and contain plenty of examples for a thorough grammar review.
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Sexuality in Greek and Roman Literature and Society: A Sourcebook - Marguerite Johnson, Terry RyanThis volume contains numerous original translations of ancient poetry, inscriptions and documents, all of which illuminate the multifaceted nature of sexuality in antiquity. The detailed introduction provides full social and historical context for the sources, and guides students on how to use the material most effectively. Themes such as marriage, prostitution and same-sex attraction are presented comparatively, with material from the Greek and Roman worlds shown side by side. This approach allows readers to interpret the written records with a full awareness of the different context of these
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Need to Know: Social Science Research Methods - Lisa J. McIntyreThis accessible, alternative approach to mainstream Research Methods titles is written for students who will need to interpret social research in their careers and, more than likely, have opportunities to do research. The book's focus is on equipping students with the tools both to evaluate research done by others and to do their own research. Exercises in the text help students develop skills and strategies for research, including Internet assignments for finding and evaluating sources. The text provides students with a solid grounding in the relevant aspects of the philosophy of science and