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February
APA: The Easy Way! [Updated for APA 6th Edition] - Peggy M. Houghton, Timothy J. Houghton, Michele M. Pratt, Houghton PeggyThis handbook covers many detailed specifications of the APA style...including in-text citations, source citations, and a sample paper. It also sheds new light on the manual using step-by-step processes and exemplification that enable readers to fulfill APA rules and regulations while focusing on the content, rather than the format, of their academic research.
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February
Celebration of Discipline: The Path to Spiritual Growth - Richard J. FosterIn the twenty years since its publication, Celebration of Discipline has helped over a million seekers discover a richer spiritual life infused with joy, peace, and a deeper understanding of God. For this special twentieth anniversary edition, Richard J. Foster has added an introduction, in which he shares the story of how this beloved and enduring spiritual guidebook came to be. Hailed by many as the best modern book on Christian spirituality, Celebration of Discipline explores the "classic Disciplines," or central spiritual practices, of the Christian faith. Along the way, Foster shows that it
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February
Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions - Tamara MyersSo much more than just a dictionary... the completely revised, bestselling, trusted Mosby's Dictionary is the all-in-one reference you need to help you make sense of the complex world of health care. It features superior-quality definitions plus 2,400 full-color illustrations -- nearly three times more than any other dictionary available But that's only the beginning. Mosby's Dictionary also includes encyclopedic entries to explain more difficult concepts in depth, 12 appendixes with practical quick-reference information, plus the Mosby's Medical Spellchecker CD. It's the ONE reference you'll turn
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February
Meditations - Marcus Aurelius, Martin Hammond, Diskin ClayLive each day as if it were your last Written in Greek by the only Roman emperor who was also a philosopher, without any intention of publication, the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius (AD 121-180) offer a remarkable series of challenging spiritual reflections and exercises developed as the emperor struggled to understand himself and make sense of the universe. Ranging from doubt and despair to conviction and exaltation, they cover such diverse topics as the nature of moral virtue, human rationality, divine providence and Marcus' own emotions. But while the Meditations were composed to provide
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February
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian - Sherman Alexie, Ellen ForneyBestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot. Heartbreaking, funny, and beautifully written, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, which is based on the author's own experiences, coupled with poignant drawings by Ellen Forney that reflect the character's art, chronicles the contemporary adolescence of one Native
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February
The Shape of Reason: Argumentative Writing in College - John T. GageThis brief, rhetoric of argument teaches critical reading, informal reasoning, and writing as reasoned inquiry, and now features a new collection of student arguments. "The Shape of Reason "emphasizes the enthymeme as the central basis for the invention and structuring of arguments. This approach blends classical insights into rhetorical reasoning with contemporary understandings of the composing process as generative and organic, situated within discourse communities. The book helps students understand argument as inquiry, stressing the responsibility that writers have-to their audience and to
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February
Homeric Hymns - Homer, Jules Cashford, Nicholas RichardsonComposed for recitation at festivals, these 33 songs were written in honour of the gods and goddesses of the ancient Greek pantheon. They recount the key episodes in the lives of the gods, and dramatise the moments when they first appear before mortals. Together they offer the most vivid picture we have of the Greek view of the relationship between the divine and human worlds.
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February
Humankind Emerging, the Concise Edition - Bernard G. Campbell, James D. LoyInspired by "Humankind Emerging, 8th Edition ," this brand new "Concise Edition "takes a chronological approach. It features an emphasis on student learning through critical thinking and application and offers comprehensive coverage of human population genetics and human variation. One reviewer comments, "This is probably the best [text] I have seen for introducing students to the facts and interpretations in human evolution. It does a commendable job in integrating the paleontological and archaeological evidence [and] engages students with well-written and exciting expositions on some of the most
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February
What Is Morphology - Mark Aronoff, Kirsten FudemanThis work offers a concise survey of British politics in the postwar era. In an expanded new edition, the author extends his exploration of the debate over consensus up to the present day. Consensus politics is the notion that for approximately a quarter of a century after 1945 there existed a broad measure of agreement between the major political parties about the role and objectives of government and the fundamental bases of policy, domestic and foreign.
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February
Organizational Behavior: A Strategic Approach - Michael A. Hitt, C. Chet Miller, Adrienne ColellaA bright idea People are the source of bright ideas in every organization. They power the organization's performance, competitive advantages, and long-term financial success. And when they are plugged into the firm's strategic goals, the results can be extraordinary. By emphasizing the connection between organizational behavior and performance, Hitt, Miller, and Colella help you understand the value of OB to today's organizations and your future career.