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Quantitative Reasoning: Tools for Today's Informed Citizen [With CD] - Alicia Sevilla, Kay SomersThis text is unique in that it takes an activity-based approach and fully integrates the use of technology. The authors make technology an essential component of the course using the argument that significant and more realistic problems can be investigated using technology, and with technology, students can concentrate on ideas rather than computational details.
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December
Programming Interviews Exposed: Secrets to Landing Your Next Job (Programmer to Programmer) - John Mongan, Eric Giguere, Noah SuojanenThe pressure is on during the interview process but with the right preparation, you can walk away with your dream job. This classic book uncovers what interviews are really like at America's top software and computer companies and provides you with the tools to succeed in any situation. The authors take you step-by-step through new problems and complex brainteasers they were asked during recent technical interviews.50 interview scenarios are presented along with in-depth analysis of the possible solutions. The problem-solving process is clearly illustrated so you'll be able to easily apply what
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December
Poetics - Aristotle, Malcolm Heath‘The plot is the source and the soul of tragedy’ In his near-contemporary account of Greek tragedy, Aristotle examines the dramatic elements of plot, character, language and spectacle that combine to produce pity and fear in the audience, and asks why we derive pleasure from this apparently painful process. Taking examples from the plays of Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides, The Poetics introduces into literary criticism such central concepts as mimesis (‘imitation’), hamartia (‘error’), and katharsis (‘purification’). Aristotle explains how the most effective tragedies rely on complication and
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December
2010 HCPCS Level II Standard Edition - Carol J. BuckElsevier and the American Medical Association have partnered to co-publish this HCPCS Level II reference by Carol J. Buck Providing the latest Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes in an easy-to-use, spiral-bound, full-color format, 2010 HCPCS Level II Standard Edition helps you code quickly, accurately, and efficiently and optimize reimbursement.
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Keys to Effective Learning: Study Skills and Habits for Success - Carol Carter, Joyce Bishop, Sarah KravitsThis text is geared to students who are academically underprepared for college-level studies, especially first-generation and at-risk students. The sixth edition of "Keys to Effective Learning "text helps students build habits for success and develop the thinking, self-management, and study skills they need to succeed academically. This edition is streamlined to focus more on essential study skills, with greater coverage of memory, studying, reading, and test-taking. It retains its acclaimed simple-to-use Critical and Creative Thinking coverage, and adds relevance by addressing the two greatest
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December
Beyond Words - John E. Ruszkiewicz"Beyond Words "is a highly visual, thematically-organized reader intended for use in introductory composition courses. Including over 200 color images in a wide variety of media and genres and over 70 readings, "Beyond Words" offers strategies for reading and responding to texts - verbal and visual texts - and practice in informative, analytical, and persuasive writing.
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December
Globalization: A Very Short Introduction - Manfred B. StegerGlobalization has become the buzz-word of contemporary times. A growing number of scholars and political activists have invoked the term to describe a variety of changing economic, political, cultural, ideological, and environmental processes that are alleged to have accelerated in the last few decades. Rather than forcing such a complex social phenomenon into a single conceptual framework, Manfred Steger presents globalization in plain English as a multifaceted process encompassing global, regional, and local aspects of social life. In addition to explaining the various dimensions of
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December
Proposals That Work: A Guide for Planning Dissertations and Grant Proposals - Lawrence F. Locke, Waneen Wyrick Spirduso, Stephen J. SilvermanThe expanded fourth edition of Proposals that Work continues to cover all aspects of the proposal process, from the most basic questions about form and style to the task of seeking funding.'
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Applying UML and Patterns: An Introduction to Object-Oriented Analysis and Design and Iterative Development - Craig LarmanAn introduction to object-oriented analysis and design with UML, this work teaches object-oriented analysis and design (OOA/D) through three iterations of two cohesive, start-to-finish case studies. It teaches how to apply UML in the context of OO software development.