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January
Abnormal Psychology - James N. Butcher, Susan Mineka, Jill M. HooleyAbnormal Psychology is considered the most authoritative and comprehensive text in its field; it set the standard for the course. The author team includes the most preeminent and respected researchers in abnormal psychology today. Now, the exciting revision of this classic introduces new topics and fresh insights, as well as a streamlined writing style and a sharper focus on research in psychopathology. The esteemed author team of Butcher, Mineka, and Hooley offers students the most thoroughly researched and up-to-date explanation of psychopathology, creating a learning experience that invokes
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January
Thomas' Calculus Early Transcendentals - George B. Thomas Jr., Joel R. Hass, Maurice D. WeirKEY BENEFIT "Thomas' Calculus Early Transcendentals Media Upgrade, Eleventh Edition, " responds to the needs of today's readers by developing their conceptual understanding while strengthening their skills in algebra and trigonometry, two areas of knowledge vital to the mastery of calculus. This book offers a full range of exercises, a precise and conceptual presentation, and a new media package designed specifically to meet the needs of today's readers. The exercises gradually increase in difficulty, helping readers learn to generalize and apply the concepts. The refined table of contents
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January
Learning Python - Mark Lutz, David AscherPortable, powerful, and a breeze to use, Python is the popular open source object-oriented programming language used for both standalone programs and scripting applications. Python is considered easy to learn, but there's no quicker way to mastery of the language than learning from an expert teacher. This edition of "Learning Python" puts you in the hands of two expert teachers, Mark Lutz and David Ascher, whose friendly, well-structured prose has guided many a programmer to proficiency with the language. "Learning Python," Second Edition, offers programmers a comprehensive learning tool for
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January
Law & Ethics for the Health Professions - Karen Harrison Judson, Carlene HarrisonLaw and Ethics for the Health Care Professions illustrates the numerous legal and ethical issues that health care professionals face every day. The topics are derived from real-life experiences and dilemmas from a variety of health care practitioners. Through the use of Learning Outcomes, Key Terms, Ethics Issues, Chapter Reviews, Case Studies, Internet Activities, Court Cases, and Video Vignettes, students hear from health care practitioners in various locations throughout the United States as they encounter legal and ethical problems and situations. Students will practice critical thinking
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January
How to Improve Student Achievement: How to Improve Student Achievement - Harry K. WongIn this 2 CD set, Harry K. Wong, the most sought after speaker in education, delivers a talk that inspires teachers to light the candle of learning for all students. Educators will benefit from the practical information presented in Harry Wong's typical charismatic style. He invites the listener to steal from him the secrets of effective teaching for all grade levels. In 2 hours and 35 minutes some of the topics addressed are establishing procedures, creating a classroom in which students are working and being productive, grading student work, using the Internet for professional growth, and
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January
Wesley and the People Called Methodists - Richard P. HeitzenraterThis survey of the Wesleyan movement in the eighteenth century is the story of many people whose lives and thoughts are woven together in the developing theology, organizations, and mission of Methodism. Wesley's own pilgrimage of faith is, of course, central to the emergence of Methodism, but we also see the contributions of many others, friends and critics alike, whose lives and thoughts helped shape the movement. Conflict as well as courage helped forge the distinctive Wesleyan emphases that constituted for them the "scripture way of salvation." We see the evolution of practical ways to nourish
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January
A Clinical Guide to Inherited Metabolic Diseases - Joe T.R. ClarkeThis clinically organized, user-friendly, handbook is intended to help general physicians and medical specialists in training with the first critical steps in clinical diagnosis: how to determine that this is an inherited metabolic disease, and where to go from here to establish a diagnosis. It is a well-illustrated text that is organized around the clinical presentation of the disease. Biochemical and metabolic concepts are presented in a clinically relevant context. It functions to complement more traditional textbooks which are organized biochemically. The book serves as an entrance to the
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January
Computer System Architecture - M. Morris ManoDealing with computer architecture as well as computer organization and design, this fully updated book provides the basic knowledge necessary to understand the hardware operation of digital computers. Written to aid electrical engineers, computer engineers, and computer scientists, the volume includes: KEY FEATURES: the computer architecture, organization, and design associated with computer hardware - the various digital components used in the organization and design of digital computers - detailed steps that a designer must go through in order to design an elementary basic computer - the
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January
Exploring Japanese Literature: Read Mishima, Tanizaki, and Kawabata in the Original - Giles MurrayExploring Japanese Literature is recommended for upper-intermediate and advanced level students.
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January
Julie of the Wolves - Jean Craighead George, John SchoenherrMiyax, like many adolescents, is torn. But unlike most, her choices may determine whether she lives or dies. At 13, an orphan, and unhappily married, Miyax runs away from her husband's parents' home, hoping to reach San Francisco and her pen pal. But she becomes lost in the vast Alaskan tundra, with no food, no shelter, and no idea which is the way to safety. Now, more than ever, she must look hard at who she really is. Is she Miyax, Eskimo girl of the old ways? Or is she Julie (her "gussak"-white people-name), the modernized teenager who must mock the traditional customs? And when a pack of