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May
College Algebra - Robert BlitzerBob Blitzer's unique background in mathematics and behavioral sciences, along with his commitment to teaching, inspired him to develop a precalculus series that gets readers engaged and keeps them engaged. Presenting the full scope of the mathematics is just the first step. Blitzer draws in the reader with vivid applications that use math to solve real-life problems. These applications help answer the question "When will I ever use this?" Readers stay engaged because the book helps them remain focused as they study. The three-step learning system--See It, Hear It, Try It--makes examples easy to
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May
Authentic Human Sexuality: An Integrated Christian Approach - Judith K. Balswick, Jack O. BalswickAuthentic Human Sexuality will prove an important work for ministers, psychologists, sociologists and students searching for an up-to-date and wise introduction to an essential -- and endlessly fascinating and perplexing -- facet of human identity.
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May
To the Mountain and Back: The Mysteries of Guatemalan Highland Family Life - Jody GlittenbergCapturing the cultures of rural Guatemala in a uniquely vivid manner! Glittenberg's involving account traces her work experiences in highland Guatemala and her own growth as a nurse, an anthropologist, and a person becoming aware of the world community. During her first trip she worked as an "unwelcome" visiting nurse at the famous Behrhorst Hospital. Later, she returns to Guatemala with her family to conduct a year of fieldwork in two highland towns--the Ladino town of Zaragoza and the town of Indian Power, Patzun. Her year is a richly colorful account of the puzzles and problems of two distinct
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May
VLSI Digital Signal Processing Systems: Design and Implementation - Keshab K. ParhiDigital audio, speech recognition, cable modems, radar, high-definition television-these are but a few of the modern computer and communications applications relying on digital signal processing (DSP) and the attendant application-specific integrated circuits (ASICs). As information-age industries constantly reinvent ASIC chips for lower power consumption and higher efficiency, there is a growing need for designers who are current and fluent in VLSI design methodologies for DSP. Enter VLSI Digital Signal Processing Systems-a unique, comprehensive guide to performance optimization techniques in
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May
Workbook/ Laboratory/ Video Manual: Used with ...Jarvis-¡Hola amigos! - Ana C. JarvisThe Workbook Activities section, correlated with the text lessons, offers:
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May
The Principia: Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy - Isaac Newton, I. Bernard Cohen, Anne WhitmanIn his monumental 1687 work Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica, known familiarly as the Principia, Isaac Newton laid out in mathematical terms the principles of time, force, and motion that have guided the development of modern physical science. Even after more than three centuries and the revolutions of Einsteinian relativity and quantum mechanics, Newtonian physics continues to account for many of the phenomena of the observed world, and Newtonian celestial dynamics is used to determine the orbits of our space vehicles. This completely new translation, the first in 270 years, is based
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Abnormal Psychology--DSM-5 Update - Ronald J. ComerPublished in 2011, the Eighth Edition of Ron Comer’s Abnormal Psychology included coverage of anticipated changes resulting from the upcoming DSM-5. Now that edition will be available in an updated version that will reflect the DSM-5’s final release.
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Aging with Grace: What the Nun Study Teaches Us About Leading Longer, Healthier, and More Meaningful Lives - David SnowdonIn 1986 Dr. David Snowdon, one of the world’s leading experts on Alzheimer’s disease, embarked on a revolutionary scientific study that would forever change the way we view aging—and ultimately living. Dubbed the “Nun Study” because it involves a unique population of 678 Catholic sisters, this remarkable long-term research project has made headlines worldwide with its provocative discoveries. Yet Aging with Grace is more than a groundbreaking health and science book. It is the inspiring human story of these remarkable women—ranging in age from 74 to 106—whose dedication to serving others may help
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May
The Primate Anthology: Essays on Primate Behavior, Ecology and Conservation from Natural History - Russell L. CiochonOffers a multi-disciplinary and cross-disciplinary perspective. this anthology offers a collection of 33 readings on primate behavior, ecology, and conservation -- originally published in "Natural History Magazine.
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German In 10 Minutes A Day® - Kristine K. KershulThe German volume of this popular series teaches usable German for all travelers to the Rhineland--both business and pleasure travelers alike.