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May
Intercultural Competence: Interpersonal Communication Across Cultures - Myron W. Lustig, Jolene KoesterStriking a unique balance between skills and theory, Intercultural Competence provides readers with the background and confidence to succeed in today's multicultural environment. Blending both the practical and theoretical, the concrete and abstract, this book is both enjoyable to read and thoroughly researched. By clearly explaining different theories and the significance of cultural patterns and having readers practice what they learn via examples in the book, Intercultural Competence better prepares readers to interact in intercultural relationships. The book also provides a discussion of
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May
The Quran - AnonymousThe Quran (English pronunciation: /kɔrˈɑːn/; Arabic: القرآن‎ al-qurʾān, IPA: [qurˈʔaːn], literally meaning "the recitation"), also transliterated Qur'an, Koran, Al-Coran, Coran, Kuran, and Al-Qur'an, is the central religious text of Islam, which Muslims believe to be the verbatim word of God (Arabic: الله‎, Allah). The Quran is composed of verses (Ayat) that make up 114 chapters (suras) of unequal length which are classified either as Meccan (المكية) or Medinan (المدنية) depending upon the place and time of their claimed revelation. Muslims believe the Quran to be verbally revealed through the
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May
Myofascial Release: The Search for Excellence--A Comprehensive Evaluatory and Treatment Approach (A Comprehensive Evaluatory and Treatment Approach) - P.T. John F. BarnesJohn F. Barnes, P.T., a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, is the President and Director of the Myofascial Release Treatment Centers. Through his 40 years of experience and creative insight, he has developed this innovative whole-body approach for the evaluation and treatment of pain and dysfunction. By viewing the body as integrated totality woven together by teh vast interrelationships of the fascial system, he has combined myofascial release, craniosacral therapy and myofascial unwinding into a unique and powerfully effective approach. John Barnes' Myofascial Release Approach has
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May
Crescent and Star: Turkey Between Two Worlds - Stephen KinzerIf Turkey lived up to its potential, it could rule the world - but will it? A passionate report from the front lines For centuries few terrors were more vivid in the West than fear of "the Turk," and many people still think of Turkey as repressive, wild, and dangerous. Crescent and Star is Stephen Kinzer's compelling report on the truth about this nation of contradictions - poised between Europe and Asia, caught between the glories of its Ottoman past and its hopes for a democratic future, between the dominance of its army and the needs of its civilian citizens, between its secular expectations
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May
Kaplan AP Calculus AB & BC - Tamara Lefcourt Ruby, James Sellers, Lisa Korf, Jeremy Van Horn, Mike MunnYou've spent the year gaining advanced knowledge. Now it's time to reap the rewards: money-saving college credit or advanced placement, and an admissions edge. Yet a top score on the AP exam requires more than knowing the material. Even if your instructor was great and you worked hard in class, you need to get comfortable with the test format itself, preparing for pitfalls and arming yourself with foolproof strategies. That's where the Kaplan plan offers the clear advantage. With more than 70 years of proven test-prep experience, Kaplan has developed unique study guides that provide cutting-edge
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May
Experience Psychology - Laura KingDo you want your students to just take psychology or to experience psychology? Laura King's approach to introductory psychology embodies a balanced consideration of functioning behavior as well as dysfunction and a view of psychology as an integrated whole.
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May
Introduzione all'Ayurveda. La scienza della vita - Chandrashekhar G. Thakkur, Emanuela PanattoniCos'è l'Ayurveda? Letteralmente significa "la Scienza della Vita" (Ayur = Vita, Veda = Scienza). Ma questo sistema tradizionale indiano di medicina non abbraccia soltanto la scienza della vita come tale ma anche la scienza del vivere in salute.
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May
The Jossey-Bass Handbook of Nonprofit Leadership and Management - Robert D. Herman"The Jossey-Bass Handbook of Nonprofit Leadership and Management" offers a comprehensive and in-depth description of the most effective leadership and management practices that can be applied throughout a nonprofit organization. This second edition of the best-selling handbook brings you: Current knowledge and trends in effective practice of nonprofit organization leadership and management.A thoroughly revised edition based on the most up-to-date research, theory, and experience.Practical advice on: board development, strategic planning, lobbying marketing, government contracting, volunteer