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March
The Gifts of the Small Church - Jason ByasseeDizzying changes have taken place in American religious life in the last half century. Yet in spite of that fact, taking a snapshot of a typical Christian church in America would reveal a surprising number of small-to-mid-sized congregations, rooted in a local neighborhood or community, tied to a specific denomination, where most of the members know each others names, and hence are blessed (and cursed) with being the church together. In this clear-eyed, humorous appraisal, Jason Byassee contends that the church around the corner occupies a particular place in the divine economy, that it is
09
March
Environmental Change and Challenge: A Canadian Perspective [With DVD ROM] - Philip Dearden, Bruce MitchellEnvironmental Change and Challenge: A Canadian Perspective, Third Edition, is an introduction to the rich, fascinating, and extremely topical field of environmental studies. Well-known and respected geographers Philip Dearden and Bruce Mitchell ground readers in the basic science of ecosystems so that they may knowledgeably explore a host of contemporary environmental issues, such as climate change, oceans and fisheries, forests, agriculture, water, minerals and energy, and endangered species and protected areas. Throughout, the authors emphasize the interrelationship between human actions and
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March
Microsoft Excel 2010: Complete - Elizabeth Eisner Reding, Lynn WermersLoved by instructors for its visual and flexible way to build computer skills, the Illustrated Series is ideal for teaching MICROSOFT OFFICE EXCEL 2010 to both computer rookies and hotshots. Each two-page spread focuses on a single skill, making information easy to follow and absorb. Large, full-color illustrations represent how the students' screen should look. Concise text introduces the basic principles of the lesson and integrates a case study for further application. Part of the Illustrated Series
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March
Greek Art and Archaeology - John Griffiths PedleyExtensively illustrated and clearly written to be accessible to readers, this book examines the major categories of Greek architecture, sculpture, vasepainting, wallpainting, and metalwork in an historical, social, and archaeological context.Focusing on form, function, and history of style, this book explores art and artifacts chronologically from the Early Bronze through the Hellenistic eras (ca. 3000 to ca. 30 BC) -- and by medium. Throughout, it blends factual information with stimulating interpretation and juxtaposes long-standing notions with the latest archaeological discoveries and
09
March
Payroll Accounting 2011 (with Klooster & Allen's Computerized Payroll Accounting Software CD-ROM) (Book & CD Rom) - Bernard J. Bieg, Judith A. TolandPrepare your students for career success with first-hand experience in calculating payroll, completing payroll taxes, and preparing payroll records and reports. The annual revision of Bieg/Toland's market-leading PAYROLL ACCOUNTING 2011 text addresses all of the latest laws and up-to-the-minute updates regarding payroll.
09
March
Life and Labor in the Old South - Ulrich Bonnell Phillips, John David SmithCelebrated as a classic work of historical literature, Life and Labor in the Old South (1929) represents the culmination of three decades of research and reflection on the social and economic systems of the antebellum South by the leading historian of African American slavery of the first half of the twentieth century.Life and Labor in the Old South represents both the strengths and weaknesses of first-rate scholarship by whites on the topics of antebellum African and African American slavery during the Jim Crow era. Deeply researched in primary sources, carefully focused on social and economic
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March
International Financial Management (Irwin/McGraw-Hill Series in Finance, Insurance and Real Estate) - Cheol Eun, Bruce ResnickInternational Financial Management is written based on two distinct parts: emphasis on the basics and emphasis on a managerial perspective. The emphasis on the basics will allow students to be left with a framework for analysis that will serve them well when they need to apply this material in their careers in the years ahead. The Fifth Edition never loses sight of the presentation that is teaching students how to make managerial decisions. The new edition is founded in the belief that the fundamental job of the financial manager is to maximize share-holder wealth. This belief permeates the
09
March
The Constitution of Liberty - Friedrich Hayek"One of the great political works of our time, . . . the twentieth-century successor to John Stuart Mill's essay, 'On Liberty.'"—Henry Hazlitt, Newsweek "A reflective, often biting, commentary on the nature of our society and its dominant thought by one who is passionately opposed to the coercion of human beings by the arbitrary will of others, who puts liberty above welfare and is sanguine that greater welfare will thereby ensue."—Sidney Hook, New York Times Book Review In this classic work Hayek restates the ideals of freedom that he believes have guided, and must continue to guide, the growth
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March
The Fable of the Bees and Other Writings - Bernard Mandeville, E.J. HundertThis edition includes, in addition to the most pertinent sections of The Fable's two volumes, a selection from Mandeville's An Enquiry into the Origin of Honor and selections from two of Mandeville’s most important sources: Pierre Bayle and the Jansenist Pierre Nicole. Hundert's Introduction places Mandeville in a number of eighteenth-century debates--particularly that of the nature and morality of commercial modernity--and underscores the degree to which his work stood as a central problem, not only for his immediate English contemporaries, but for such philosophers as Hume, Rousseau, and Kant.
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March
Problem Solving with C++ - Walter J. SavitchBased on the idea that readers are more likely to use a method successfully if they learn it early, this guide teaches programming in C++ in a style suitable for the novice. It introduces the use of classes; shows how to write ADTs that maximize the perfomance of C++ in creating reusable code; and provides coverage of all important OO functions, including inheritance, polymorphism and encapsulation.