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Cognition, Evolution, and Behavior - Sara J. ShettleworthIntegrating research from psychology, behavioural ecology, and ethology in a wide-ranging synthesis of theory and research about animal cognition in the broadest sense, this book deals with species-specific adaptations in fish to cognitive mapping in rats and honeybees to theories of mind for chimpanzees.
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January
The McGraw-Hill Handbook of English Grammar and Usage - Mark Lester, Larry BeasonThose pesky dangling modifiers, split infinitives, and comma splices--they infect our spoken and written language with such frequency that even native English speakers find it difficult to determine what's right and what's wrong! "The McGraw-Hill Handbook of English Grammar and Usage "shows you how to fix these everyday English language mistakes. With commonsense, easy-to-remember usage tips throughout, this handbook features incorrect and correct grammatical examples, a short review of basic grammar, a glossary, and more.
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January
Database Systems: The Complete Book - Jeffrey D. Ullman, Jennifer WidomFor Database Systems and Database Design and Application courses offered at the junior, senior and graduate levels in Computer Science departments. Written by well-known computer scientists, this introduction to database systems offers a comprehensive approach, focusing on database design, database use, and implementation of database applications and database management systems. The first half of the book provides in-depth coverage of databases from the point of view of the database designer, user, and application programmer. It covers the latest database standards SQL:1999, SQL/PSM, SQL/CLI,
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January
Skills for Success Using Microsoft Office 2007 Value Package (Includes Myitlab for Go! with Microsoft Office 2007) - Kris Townsend0136095542 / 9780136095545 Skills for Success Using Microsoft Office 2007 Value Package (includes MyITLab for GO! with Microsoft Office 2007) Package consists of 0135024560 / 9780135024560 Skills for Success Using Microsoft Office 2007 0135133254 / 9780135133255 myitlab for GO! with Microsoft Office 2007
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January
Sophie's World - Jostein Gaarder, Paulette MøllerA page-turning novel that is also an exploration of the great philosophical concepts of Western thought, Sophie’s World has fired the imagination of readers all over the world, with more than twenty million copies in print. One day fourteen-year-old Sophie Amundsen comes home from school to find in her mailbox two notes, with one question on each: “Who are you?” and “Where does the world come from?” From that irresistible beginning, Sophie becomes obsessed with questions that take her far beyond what she knows of her Norwegian village. Through those letters, she enrolls in a kind of
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January
The Pregnancy Journal: A Day-to-Day Guide to a Healthy and Happy Pregnancy - A. Christine HarrisSince its publication in 1996, this definitive journal for expectant families has sold over a million copies. Author A. Christine Harris brings a revised and thoroughly updated edition to todays parents-to-be. Still featuring daily entries, a personalized timeline, and pregnancy glossary, the revised edition provides a clearer picture of the baby's in-utero development and the latest advice about giving a growing baby every advantage prior to birth.
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January
Engineering Noise Control: Theory and Practice - David Bies, Colin HansenThe practice of engineering noise control demands a solid understanding of the fundamentals of acoustics, the practical application of current noise control technology and the underlying theoretical concepts. This fully revised and updated fourth edition provides a comprehensive explanation of these key areas clearly, yet without oversimplification. Written by experts in their field, the practical focus echoes advances in the discipline, reflected in the fourth edition's new material, including: completely updated coverage of sound transmission loss, mufflers and exhaust stack directivity a new
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January
Programming in Scala - Martin Odersky, Lex Spoon, Bill VennersProgramming in Scala is the definitive book on Scala, the new language for the Java Platform that blends object-oriented and functional programming concepts into a unique and powerful tool for developers. Coauthored by the designer of the Scala language, this authoritative book will teach you, one step at a time, the Scala language and the ideas behind it. The book is carefully crafted to help you learn. The first few chapters will give you enough of the basics that you can already start using Scala for simple tasks. The entire book is organized so that each new concept builds on concepts that
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January
A Bird in the House - Margaret LaurenceOne of Canada’s most accomplished authors combines the best qualities of both the short story and the novel to create a lyrical evocation of the beauty, pain, and wonder of growing up. In eight interconnected, finely wrought stories, Margaret Laurence recreates the world of Vanessa MacLeod – a world of scrub-oak, willow, and chokecherry bushes; of family love and conflict; and of a girl’s growing awareness of and passage into womanhood. The stories blend into one masterly and moving whole: poignant, compassionate, and profound in emotional impact. In this fourth book of the five-volume Manawaka
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Algorithms: Sequential, Parallel, and Distributed - Kenneth A. BermanAlgorithms: Sequential, Parallel, and Distributed.Copyright 2005 with 962 pages by Berman and Paul.