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April
Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences - Frederick J. Gravetter, Larry B. WallnauMaster statistics with STATISTICS FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES! With straightforward instruction, built-in learning aids, and real world examples, this psychology text provides you with the tools you need to succeed. You will have numerous opportunities to practice statistical techniques through learning checks, examples, demonstrations, and problems. Exam preparation is made easy with a student companion website that provides tutorials, crossword puzzles, flashcards, learning objectives, and more!
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April
Law, Politics, and Society - Suzanne SamuelsThis text studies the inextricable links between law, society, and politics through an in-depth examination of the institutions for law-making in the United States, focusing on the function, structure, and participants in the process. The institutions-oriented approach focuses on contemporary coverage of the interrelationship between law and society, and includes discussion of controversial topics, such as the influence of race, class, gender, and corporate governance on the law. Law, Politics, and Society also looks at the theoretical and philosophical foundations of American law and provides
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April
The Paradoxical Brain - Narinder Kapur, Alvaro Pascual-Leone, V.S. Ramachandran, Jonathan Cole, Sergio Della Sala, Tom Manly, Andrew Mayes, Oliver SacksThe Paradoxical Brain focuses on the phenomenon whereby damage to the brain can actually result in enhancement of function, questioning the traditional belief that lesions or other negative effects on the brain will result in loss of function. The book covers a wide range of topics by leading researchers, including: • Superior performance after brain lesions or sensory loss • Return to normal function after a second brain lesion in neurological conditions • Paradoxical phenomena associated with human development • Examples where having one disease appears to prevent the occurrence of another
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April
Our Babies, Ourselves: How Biology and Culture Shape the Way We Parent - Meredith SmallNew parents are faced with innumerable decisions to make regarding the best way to care for their baby, and, naturally, they often turn for guidance to friends and family members who have already raised children. But as scientists are discovering, much of the trusted advice that has been passed down through generations needs to be carefully reexamined. A thought-provoking combination of practical parenting information and scientific analysis, Our Babies, Ourselves is the first book to explore why we raise our children the way we do--and to suggest that we reconsider our culture's traditional
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April
Photography: A Cultural History - Mary Warner MarienFor one or two semester courses in the History of Photography. A chronological history of photography ranging from the medium's beginnings to the present, with emphasis on the major inventions and image makers and the social and cultural settings in which photography flourished. The book was written to introduce students to photography. It does not require that students possess any technical know-how and can be taught without referring to techniques in photography. Incorporating the latest research and international uses of photography, the text surveys the history of photography in such a way
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April
Convocacion de Palabras: Lectura y Redaccion - Raquel HaltyIdeal for helping you develop Spanish writing proficiency and critical thinking at the intermediate-to-advanced level, CONVOCACIỐN DE PALABRAS: LECTURAS Y REDACCIỐN. By reading and discussing of literary texts from Spain and Spanish-speaking America, you'll develop the strategies you need to read a literary selection, analyze it for meaning, and react to it personally. Activities help you develop skills for approaching literature more effectively and to use those skills across disciplines to ensure your comprehension and enjoyment of literature as a whole.
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April
The West in the World - Dennis Sherman, Joyce E. SalisburyThe West in the World relates the story of how the west has transformed - and been transformed by - the rest of the world. The authors examine the West's contributions to the world and how the west has changed and embraced new ideas through contact with the people outside its center. Using a political / cultural framework the text weaves a strong thread of social history into the narrative by showing how civilizations grow and are shaped through the decisions and actions of real people. The authors bring history to life by using art and maps as a central feature of learning. They build discussions
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April
Landmark Essays in Mission and World Christianity - Robert L. Gallagher, Paul Hertig1570758298|9781570758294. Landmark Essays in Mission and World Christianity published in the year 2009 was published by Orbis Books. Landmark Essays in Mission and World Christianity is currently Available with us.
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April
Othello - William ShakespeareIn Othello, Shakespeare creates a powerful drama of a marriage that begins with fascination (between the exotic Moor Othello and the Venetian lady Desdemona), with elopement, and with intense mutual devotion and that ends precipitately with jealous rage and violent deaths. He sets this story in the romantic world of the Mediterranean, moving the action from Venice to the island of Cyprus and giving it an even more exotic coloring with stories of Othello's African past. Shakespeare builds so many differences into his hero and heroine—differences of race, of age, of cultural background—that one
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April
Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)Emergency Care And Transportation Of The Sick And Injured, Ninth Edition Is The Center Of An Integrated Teaching And Learning System That Will Help Define The Future Direction Of EMS Education. It Combines Comprehensive Medical Content With Dynamic New Features And Interactive Technology To Better Support Instructors And To Help Prepare Students For The Field. An Interactive Skills DVD Is Also Packaged Free With Each Copy Of The Text.