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May
Imperial Nature: The World Bank and Struggles for Social Justice in the Age of Globalization - Michael GoldmanThis text provides a close examination of the inner workings of the World Bank, the foundations of its achievements, its propensity for intensifying the problems it intends to cure, and its remarkable ability to tame criticism and extend its own reach.
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Applied Statistics and the SAS Programming Language - Ronald P. Cody, Jeffrey K. SmithAs the SAS© programming language continues to evolve, this guide follows suit with timely coverage of the combination statistical package, database management system, and high-level programming language. Using current examples from business, medicine, education, and psychology, Applied Statistics and the SAS Programming Language is an invaluable resource for applied researchers, giving them the capacity to perform statistical analyses with SAS without wading through pages of technical documentation.Includes the necessary SAS statements to run programs for most of the commonly used statistics,
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May
Dracula - Bram StokerAn edited edition of the classic novel by Bram Stoker. Jonathan Harker, incarcerated in a Transylvanian castle, has an alluring but terrifying dream of three women, eager to prey upon him. His host and jailer is none other than Count Dracula, or Nosferatu, the Un-Dead, controller of the wolves.
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Fever 1793 - Laurie Halse AndersonIt's late summer 1793, and the streets of Philadelphia are abuzz with mosquitoes and rumors of fever. Down near the docks, many have taken ill, and the fatalities are mounting. Now they include Polly, the serving girl at the Cook Coffeehouse. But fourteen-year-old Mattie Cook doesn't get a moment to mourn the passing of her childhood playmate. New customers have overrun her family's coffee shop, located far from the mosquito-infested river, and Mattie's concerns of fever are all but overshadowed by dreams of growing her family's small business into a thriving enterprise. But when the fever begins
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Cultural Tapestry: Readings for a Pluralistic Society - Faun Bernbach Evans, Mark WileyThis multicultural reader contains 85 accessible readings, with a non-biased political stance, and composition-orientated apparatus. It is divided into nine thematic chapters, each focusing on a different aspect of American culture. It's concluding chapter encourages students to see the tapestry as a whole. The apparatus is constructed to help students gain broader perspectives by comparing readings both within each chapter and throughout the entire text. Contributors include Ishmael Reed, Alice Walker, V.S. Naipaul, Garrison Keillor, Gloria Steinham, Martin Luther King Jr, Kurt Vonnegut Jr and
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Counseling Adolescents and Children: Developing Your Clinical Style - Deanna S. PledgeThis book provides readers with an understanding of theoretical bases, the counseling process, specific problems and disorders, and the professional issues that surround the work of counseling children and adolescents. Its unique child-centered, family approach to counseling emphasizes the interaction and assistance of family members, which is critical in the counseling process. Within the text's discussion of empirical knowledge regarding various aspects of working with children, adolescents, and families, Pledge offers practical information that students can readily apply to their work.
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May
PHP 6: A Beginner's Guide - Vikram VaswaniEssential Skills--Made Easy Learn how to build dynamic, data-driven Web applications using PHP. Covering the latest release of this cross-platform, open-source scripting language, PHP: A Beginner's Guide teaches you how to write basic PHP programs and enhance them with more advanced features such as MySQL and SQLite database integration, XML input, and third-party extensions. This fast-paced tutorial provides one-stop coverage of software installation, language syntax and data structures, flow control routines, built-in functions, and best practices. Designed for Easy Learning: Key Skills &
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May
The Rough Guide to Psychology - Christian JarrettThe Rough Guide to Psychology looks at the question psychologists have been asking for over a hundred years: why are we the way we are? It starts with you, your mind and brain, broadening out to look at your friends and other relationships, then finally on to crowds, mobs and religion. It explores the latest research relevant to crime, schooling, sports, politics, shopping and health, and what happens when the mind goes wrong, including depression, anxiety, schizophrenia and more unusual conditions. The Rough Guide to Psychology includes fascinating information on real-life psychology, testing
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American Foreign Policy: History, Politics, and Policy - Daniel S. Papp, Loch K. JohnsonAmerican Foreign Policy in a New Era utilizes the three major approaches to foreign policy analysis giving students an opportunity to obtain a comprehensive 360 degree understanding of U.S. foreign policy. Students will use the methodologies of history and diplomatic history to develop an understanding of past U.S. foreign policy and how the United States became what it is today in global affairs; employ a variety of social science methodologies used to explore the forces that shape and influence U.S. foreign policy; and they will engage in policy analysis to study in depth five issues-areas in
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May
Birds of Two Worlds: The Ecology and Evolution of Migration - Russell GreenbergFor centuries biologists have tried to understand the underpinnings of avian migration: where birds go and why, why some migrate and some do not, how they adapt to a changing environment, and how migratory systems evolve. Twenty-five years ago the answers to many of these questions were addressed by a collection of migration experts in Keast and Morton's classic work Migrant Birds in the Neotropics. In 1992, Hagan and Johnston published a follow-up book, Ecology and Conservation of Neotropical Migrant Landbirds. In Birds of Two Worlds Russell Greenberg and Peter Marra bring together the world's