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January
Glencoe Spanish ¡Buen viaje! Level 1, Student Edition (Glencoe Spanish) - Conrad J. SchmittStep up to success with "Buen viaje " "Buen viaje " is a comprehensive three-level program that encourages meaningful, practical communication by immersing your students in the language and culture of the Spanish-speaking world. The text and its integrated technology resources help you meet the needs of every student in your diverse classroom. "Buen viaje " Level 1 has 14 manageable chapters. Chapters 13 and 14 are repeated as Chapters 1 and 2 in Level 2 for flexible pacing. Topics provide students with the skills they need to communicate when shopping, talking about home, family, and friends,
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January
Managing Diversity: Toward a Globally Inclusive Workplace - Michalle E. Mor BarakSuccessful management of today s increasingly diverse workforce is among the most important global challenges faced by corporate leaders, human resource managers, and management consultants. In the Second Edition of this award-winning book, Michalle E. Mor Barak argues that exclusion is one of the most significant problems facing today s diverse workforce. She provides awealth of up-to-date information on demographic, legislative, and social policy trends, analyzesthe causes and consequences of workforce exclusions, and demonstrates the benefits of implementing inclusive practices. She provides a
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January
Theory and Methods in Political Science (Political Analysis) - David Marsh, Gerry StokerThis edition of this text introduces students in an accessible way to the approaches and methods of political science. The book has been systematically revised throughout with most chapters entirely new to this edition. The second edition features substantial extra coverage of methodological issues, an additional chapter on the philosophical underpinnings of the study of politics and a simplified structure for the presentation of theories and approaches.
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January
Medical-Surgical Nursing: Concepts and Practice [With CDROMWith Paperback Book] - Susan C. deWitThis new text covers the nursing care of medical-surgical patients LPN/LVN nurses need to know to practice. Organized by body systems, each chapter is divided into two primary units-an overview of A&P and a discussion of problems and diagnostic tests common to disorders in that system. Includes the latest content on emergency and disaster management, including bioterrorism, trauma, and shock, plus an entire unit on mental health nursing.
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January
The Upanishads - Anonymous, Juan MascaróThe Upanishads, the earliest of which were composed in Sanskrit between 800 and 400 bce by sages and poets, form part of the Vedas - the sacred and ancient scriptures that are the basis of the Hindu religion. Each Upanishad, or lesson, takes up a theme ranging from the attainment of spiritual bliss to karma and rebirth, and collectively they are meditations on life, death and immortality. The essence of their teachings is that truth can by reached by faith rather than by thought, and that the spirit of God is within each of us - we need not fear death as we carry within us the promise of eternal
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January
Law, Medicine and Medical Technology: Cases and Materials - Lars Noah, Barbra A. Noah, Barbara A. NoahThis law school casebook focuses on the regulation of medical technology. Encompasses not just legislative and administrative agency controls on the creation and use of such technology, but also less direct controls mediated through the systems of tort law, insurance, and intellectual property regimes, among others. This work is organized thematically rather than sequentially in reference to a product's life-cycle, and consider the many ways in which society attempts to manage the production and application of medical technologies, tracing the research and development process from laboratory to
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January
Video Editing: A Postproduction Primer - Steven E. BrowneVideo Editing is a comprehensive, practical guide to editing techniques and practices that covers both technical and creative aspects of video postproduction. Aimed at helping the reader to become knowledgeable about and comfortable with these concepts and techniques, its direct approach and user-friendly style make it accessible to readers at all levels, from students to practiced editors. This thoroughly updated edition also covers the new DTV formats, newer random access editing systems, and offers tips to help readers become comfortable with the new formats and systems. Focusing on cutting
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January
New Optimum Nutrition for the Mind - Patrick HolfordHow we think and feel is directly affected by what we take into our bodies. Eating the right food has been proven to boost IQ, improve mood and emotional stability, sharpen the memory, and keep the mind young. Similarly, the harmful things we take into our bodies, or anti-nutrients-including oxidants, alcohol, sugar, and stimulants..................
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January
Write Your Dissertation in Fifteen Minutes a Day - Joan BolkerExpert writing advice from the editor of the Boston Globe best-seller, The Writer's Home Companion Dissertation writers need strong, practical advice, as well as someone to assure them that their struggles aren't unique. Joan Bolker, midwife to more than one hundred dissertations and co-founder of the Harvard Writing Center, offers invaluable suggestions for the graduate-student writer. Using positive reinforcement, she begins by reminding thesis writers that being able to devote themselves to a project that truly interests them can be a pleasurable adventure. She encourages them to pay close
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January
Torts: Cases and Materials, 10th Edition (Prosser, Wade and Schwartz) (University Casebook) - Victor E. Schwartz, Kathryn E. Kelly, David F. Partlett, David F. ParltettThis casebook provides detailed information on tort law. The casebook provides the tools for fast, easy, on-point research. Part of the University Casebook Series®, it includes selected cases designed to illustrate the development of a body of law on a particular subject. Text and explanatory materials designed for law study accompany the cases.