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The Norton Introduction to Literature - Kelly J. MaysThe Norton Introduction to Literature, Eleventh Edition, is a diverse, flexible, and balanced text that offers the most carefully edited apparatus and the most interesting and useful treatment of the contexts of literature. A best seller since its first edition, The Norton Introduction to Literature continues to meet the needs of today s students and instructors, offering trusted guidance for analyzing texts, writing thoughtfully, and appreciating literature."
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Schaum's Outline of College Chemistry - Jerome L. Rosenberg, Lawrence M. EpsteinThe best and most up-to-date study guide of its kind, this book summarizes the chemical principles of a first course in college chemistry through the use of solved problems with complete solutions. The Eighth Edition is revised to reflect changes in the major current textbooks, and outdated techniques have been replaced by newer developments, such as those in environmental chemistry, biochemistry, and medicinal chemistry.
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Introductory Nuclear Physics - Kenneth S. KraneThis comprehensive text provides an introduction to basic nuclear physics, including nuclear decays and reactions and nuclear structure, while covering the essential areas of basic research and practical applications. Its emphasis on phenomonology and the results of real experiments distinguish this from all other texts available. Discussions of theory are reinforced with examples which illustrate and apply the theoretical formulism, thus aiding students in their reading and analysis of current literature. The text is designed to provide a core of material for students with minimal background in
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Critical Thinking: A Student's Introduction - Gregory Bassham, William Irwin, James Wallace, Henry NardoneThis popular text helps today's students bridge the gap between everyday culture and critical thinking. Using a proven step-by-step approach, this text covers all the basics of critical thinking, in clear, reader-friendly language. Its comprehensiveness allows instructors to tailor the material to their individual teaching styles, resulting in an exceptionally versatile text.
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Optical Coherence and Quantum Optics - Leonard Mandel, Emil WolfThe advent of lasers in the 1960s led to the development of many new fields in optical physics. This book is a systematic treatment of one of these fields--the broad area that deals with the coherence and fluctuation of light. The authors begin with a review of probability theory and random processes, and follow this with a thorough discussion of optical coherence theory within the framework of classical optics. They next treat the theory of photoelectric detection of light and photoelectric correlation. They then discuss in some detail quantum systems and effects. The book closes with two
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Humanities Through the Arts - F. David Martin, Lee A. Jacobus"The Humanities Through the Arts" is intended for introductory-level, interdisciplinary courses offered across the curriculum in the humanities, philosophy, art, English, music, and education departments. Arranged topically by art form - from painting, sculpture, photography, and architecture to literature, music, theater, film, and dance - this beautifully illustrated text helps students learn how to actively engage a work of art. The Fifth Edition is the most extensive revision in the history of this title, yet it retains the popular focus on the arts as an expression of cultural and personal
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Engineering with Excel (3rd Edition) - Ronald W. LarsenBased on Excel 2007, Engineering with Excel, 3e takes a comprehensive look at using Excel in engineering. This book focuses on applications and is intended to serve as both a textbook and a reference for students.
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Knowledge Management in Theory and Practice - Kimiz DalkirAs knowledge management becomes embedded within organizations it becomes more important for students to understand its principles and applications. In this textbook, Dr. Kimiz Dalkir provides a comprehensive overview of the field on knowledge management with an emphasis on translating theory into practice. Working from a multidisciplinary perspective, Dr. Dalkir weaves key concepts, tools, and techniques from sociology, cognitive science, content management, knowledge engineering, cybernetics, organizational behaviour, change management, and information science into a three-level approach to