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February
The Enduring Vision: A History of the American People - Paul S. BoyerThe Enduring Vision features an engaging narrative that integrates political, social, and cultural history within a chronological framework. The first U.S. history survey to incorporate sustained attention to cultural history, the text is also known for its innovative coverage of public health, the environment, and the West--including Native American history.The Sixth Edition presents increased global coverage and a new comparative feature, "Beyond America: Global Interactions," which provides an international context for significant developments in the United States. A range of student oriented
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February
Celtic Spirituality: Classics of Western Spirituality - Oliver DaviesThis volume offers translations of numerous texts from the Celtic tradition from the 6th through the 13th centuries, in a cross-section of genres and forms, including saints' lives, monastic texts, poetry, devotional texts, liturgical texts, apocrypha, exegetical texts and theological treatises.
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February
A History of Modern Psychology - C. James GoodwinWith the Third Edition of Goodwin's A History of Modern Psychology, students will learn about the fascinating men and women who helped create and shape the field of psychology. They will also develop a deeper understanding of the many interconnections that exist among the different areas of psychology. Goodwin's book not only provides accounts of the lives and contributions of psychology's pioneers set into historical context; it also contains original writings by these psychologists, interwoven with informative comments from the author. The text is written in a conversational and engaging style
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February
Blueback: A Contemporary Fable - Tim WintonFrom the author of the bestselling novel The Riders comes a bewitching fable sure to delight readers of all ages. A wise exploration of the difference between the acquisition of information and the quest for knowledge, Tim Winton's gem-like ecological fable will warm the hearts of his fans. Illustrations.
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February
Public Relations Writing and Media Techniques - Dennis L. Wilcox"Public Relations Writing and Media Techniques" is the most comprehensive and up-to-date PR writing text available, with real-world examples of outstanding work by public relations professionals. The text thoroughly integrates new communication technologiesAthe Internet, Webcasting, etc.Aand shows students the many techniques currently in use to reach a variety of audiences. Clearly written and well-organized, this book places emphasis on the nuts and bolts of daily work in public relations, giving students step-by-step procedures for creating and distributing a variety of successful public
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February
The Politics of the Common Law: Perspectives, Rights, Processes, Institutions - Adam GeareyOffers an introduction to the English legal system that places the common law in its contemporary context. This book examines the impact of the European Convention on the structures and ideologies of the common law, and suggests that there is a general jurisprudence of human rights stemming from the Human Rights Act.
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February
Clinical Microbiology Made Ridiculously Simple - Mark GladwinA brief, clear, thorough, and highly enjoyable approach to clinical microbiology, brimming with mnemonics, humor, summary charts and illustrations, from AIDS to "flesh-eating bacteria" to ebola, mad cow disease, hantavirus, anthrax, smallpox, botulism, etc. Excellent Board review.
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February
The Complete Maus - Art SpiegelmanCombined for the first time here are Maus I: A Survivor's Tale and Maus II - the complete story of Vladek Spiegelman and his wife, living and surviving in Hitler's Europe. By addressing the horror of the Holocaust through cartoons, the author captures the everyday reality of fear and is able to explore the guilt, relief and extraordinary sensation of survival - and how the children of survivors are in their own way affected by the trials of their parents. A contemporary classic of immeasurable significance.