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April
Half the Human Experience: The Psychology of Women - Janet Shibley HydeClear, comprehensive, and highly readable, Half the Human Experience presents a balanced perspective on multidisciplinary issues and provides an authoritative analysis of classical and current research from a feminist psychology viewpoint. Hyde examines the balance of cultural and biological similarities (and differences) between the genders, noting how these characteristics may affect issues of equality, and also how men and women behave towards one another. By putting into context the proliferation of research in the field and clearly explaining the relationship between gender and emotion, the
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April
Essentials of Nursing Research: Appraising Evidence for Nursing Practice - Denise F. Polit, Cheryl Tatano BeckEssentials of Nursing Research is designed to teach students how to read, understand, analyze, and evaluate research reports in nursing practice. The Seventh Edition has been updated with stronger coverage of evidence-based practice, including content on how to read, interpret, and critique systematic reviews, which are considered by many to be a cornerstone of evidence-based practice. Also included in the Seventh Edition: a more balanced presentation of medical and social science methods and nomenclature; enhanced coverage of qualitative research; and more!
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April
Prescott's Microbiology with Connect Plus Access Card - Willey JoanneThe author team of Prescott's Microbiology continues the tradition of past editions by providing a balanced, comprehensive introduction to all major areas of microbiology. Because of this balance, Microbiology is appropriate for microbiology majors and mixed majors courses. The new authors have focused on readability, artwork, and the integration of several key themes (including evolution, ecology and diversity) throughout the text, making an already superior text even better.
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April
Writing With Sources: A Guide For Students - Gordon HarveyThis book is an introduction to the conventions of writing with sources at the college level. Some readers will have been trained in writing with sources before coming to college; others will have had little or no training. Writing With Sources is addressed to both groups. Without a grasp of this information you risk taking valuable time away from the students creative process of writing and in certain circumstances could face disciplinary action. Even if you believe you already understand when and how to cite sources, you should compare your understanding with the instructions in this book.
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April
Treffpunkt Deutsch: Grundstufe: Student Activities Manual - Rosemarie E. Widmaier, Fritz T. Widmaier, Margaret T. GonglewskiEach chapter of the workbook section begins with a useful summary of the grammar points presented in the corresponding chapter of the student text. The workbook section features a variety of exercises including sentence-building/sentence-completion exercises, fill-ins, matching exercises and realia-based and picture-cued activities.
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April
Beginning Oracle Database 11g Administration: From Novice to Professional - Iggy FernandezThis book, written by veteran Oracle database administrator Iggy Fernandez, a regular on the Oracle conference circuit and the editor of NoCOUG Journal, is a manageable introduction to key Oracle database administration topics including planning, installation, monitoring, troubleshooting, maintenance, and backups, to name just a few. As is clear from the table of contents, this book is not simply a recitation of Oracle Database features such as what you find in the reference guides available for free download on the Oracle web site. For example, the chapter on database monitoring explains how to
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April
The Feynman Lectures on Physics Vol 3 - Richard P. Feynman, Robert B. Leighton, Matthew L. SandsThis revised edition of Feynman's legendary lectures includes extensive corrections Feynman and his colleagues received and Caltech approved, making this the definitive edition of "The Feynman Lectures on Physics." For all readers interested in physics.
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April
Advanced Organic Chemistry: Part A: Structure and Mechanisms - Francis A. Carey, Richard J. SundbergSince its original appearance in 1977, Advanced Organic Chemistry has maintained its place as the premier textbook in the field, offering broad coverage of the structure, reactivity and synthesis of organic compounds. As in the earlier editions, the text contains extensive references to both the primary and review literature and provides examples of data and reactions that illustrate and document the generalizations. While the text assumes completion of an introductory course in organic chemistry, it reviews the fundamental concepts for each topic that is discussed. The two-part fifth edition has