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October
Thinking and Deciding - Jonathan BaronBeginning with its first edition and through subsequent editions, Thinking and Deciding has established itself as the required text and important reference work for students and scholars of human cognition and rationality. In this, the fourth edition, Jonathan Baron retains the comprehensive attention to the key questions addressed in the previous editions How should we think? What, if anything, keeps us from thinking that way? How can we improve our thinking and decision making? and his expanded treatment of topics such as risk, utilitarianism, Baye's theorem, and moral thinking. With the student
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October
Fundamentals of Heat and Mass Transfer - Frank P. Incropera, David P. DeWitt, Theodore L. Bergman, Adrienne S. LavineThis title provides a complete introduction to the physical origins of heat and mass transfer while using problem solving methodology. The systematic approach aims to develop readers confidence in using this tool for thermal analysis.
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October
1001 All-natural Secrets to a Pest-free Property - Myles H. BaderIf they are flying, crawling, burrowing or sneaking in to your home or garden, this book has the solution. Do you hate spiders? Has your house been invaded by ants, termites or cockroaches? Is your garden a feeding ground for caterpillars, aphids, mites or grasshoppers? Are you tired of rabbits or deer eating from the vegetable garden you worked so hard to create? Are raccoons after your trash or tearing up your lawn? Is your property infested with mice or moles? Does your neighbor’s dog or cat cause you problems every day? Or would you simply like to enjoy your summer
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October
Review of Medical Physiology - William Francis GanongThe only medical physiology book that is revised every two years to reflect the most up-to-date and comprehensive information about mammalian and human physiology. It is acclaimed for its readability, reliability, and depth of coverage. This book provides a current and concise overview of mammalian and human physiology. Examples from clinical medicine are integrated throughout the chapters to illuminate important physiologic concepts. A valuable self-study guide, which features content summaries, objectives, essay questions, and multiple-choice questions, is provided at the end of the book and is
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October
The Heart is a Lonely Hunter - Carson McCullersWith the publication of her first novel, The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter, Carson McCullers, all of twenty-three, became a literary sensation. With its profound sense of moral isolation and its compassionate glimpses into its characters' inner lives, the novel is considered McCullers' finest work, and an enduring masterpiece. At its center is the deaf-mute John Singer, who becomes the confidant for various types of misfits in a Georgia mill town during the 1930s. Each one yearns for escape from small-town life. When Singer's mute companion goes insane, Singer moves into the Kelly house, where Mick
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October
Rooftop Revolution: How Solar Power Can Save Our Economy-and Our Planet-from Dirty Energy - Danny  KennedyThe Biggest Untold Economic Story of Our Time Here is the truth that the powerful Dirty Energy public relations machine doesn’t want you to know: the ascent of solar energy is upon us. The production of solar-generated electricity has risen exponentially in the last few years, and employment in the solar industry has doubled since 2009. Meanwhile, electricity from coal has declined to pre–World War II levels as the fossil fuel industry continues to shed jobs. Danny Kennedy systematically refutes the lies spread by solar’s opponents—that it is expensive, inefficient, and unreliable; that it is
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October
Discoveries and Opinions of Galileo - Galileo Galilei, Stillman DrakeDirecting his polemics against the pedantry of his time, Galileo, as his own popularizer, addressed his writings to contemporary laymen. His support of Copernican cosmology, against the Church's strong opposition, his development of a telescope, and his unorthodox opinions as a philosopher of science were the central concerns of his career and the subjects of four of his most important writings. Drake's introductory essay place them in their biographical and historical context.
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October
Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos: With Applications to Physics, Biology, Chemistry, and Engineering - Steven H. StrogatzThis textbook is aimed at newcomers to nonlinear dynamics and chaos. The presentation stresses analytical methods, concrete examples, and geometric intuition. A unique feature of the book is its emphasis on applications. These include mechanical vibrations, lasers, biological rhythms, superconducting circuits, insect outbreaks, chemical oscillators, genetic control systems, chaotic waterwheels, and even a technique for using chaos to send secret messages. In each case, the scientific background is explained at an elementary level and closely integrated with mathematical theory. About the Author:
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October
Cultural Anthropology - Carol R. Ember, Melvin EmberThis comprehensive and scientific introduction to cultural anthropology helps students understand how humans vary culturally and why they got to be that way.  This new edition highlights migration and immigration in the context of globalization.