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May
The Story of Science: Einstein Adds a New Dimension: Einstein Adds a New Dimension - Joy HakimIn volume three, students will look over Albert Einstein's shoulder as he and his colleagues develop a new kind of physics. It leads in two directions: to knowledge of the vast universe and its future (insights build on Einstein's theories of relativity), and to an understanding of the astonishingly small subatomic world (the realm of quantum physics). Students will learn why relativity and quantum theory revolutionized our world and led to the most important ideas in modern science, maybe of all time. In the three-book The Story of Science series, master storyteller Joy Hakim narrates the
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May
Reading Lolita in Tehran - Azar NafisiEvery Thursday morning for two years in the Islamic Republic of Iran, a bold and inspired teacher named Azar Nafisi secretly gathered seven of her most committed female students to read forbidden Western classics. As Islamic morality squads staged arbitrary raids in Tehran, fundamentalists seized hold of the universities, and a blind censor stifled artistic expression, the girls in Azar Nafisi's living room risked removing their veils and immersed themselves in the worlds of Jane Austen, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Henry James, and Vladimir Nabokov. In this extraordinary memoir, their stories become
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May
Interacciones Spa 201/202 - Emily Spinelli, Carmen García, Carol E. Galvin FloodSelf-correcting practice of grammar, vocabulary, reading, and writing.
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May
Can't Stop Won't Stop: A History of the Hip-Hop Generation - Jeff Chang, D.J. Kool HercForged in the fires of the Bronx and Kingston, Jamaica, hip-hop has been a generation-defining global movement. In a post-civil rights era rapidly transformed by deindustrialization and globalization, hip-hop gave voiceless youths a chance to address these seismic changes, and became a job-making engine and the Esperanto of youth rebellion. Hip-hop crystallized a multiracial generation's worldview, and forever transformed politics and culture. But the epic story of how that happened has never been fully told . . . until now.
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Lives in Context: The Art of Life History Research - Ardra L. ColeThe reflexive turn in qualitative research has transformed the process of doing life history research. No longer are research subjects examined through the lens of the all-knowing but supposedly invisible researcher. As Ardra Cole and Gary Knowles point out in this fresh introduction to conducting life history research, the process is now one of mutuality, empathy, sensitivity and caring. The authors carry the novice researcher through the steps of conducting life history research from conceptualizing the project to the various means of presenting results with an eye toward understanding the
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May
Literary Terms: A Practical Glossary - Brian MoonLiterary Terms: A Practical Glossary by Brian Moon - Paperback in perfect condition - Publisher: National Council of Teachers of English (September 1, 1999) - 177 pages - ISBN: 0-8141-3008-9 - I personally handle and package all orders. As a bonus to the buyer, Delivery Confirmation Number with tracking is included in the price of this book. Quality shipping materials guarantee perfect transit from my location to yours. Prompt delivery and e-mail notifications are given to each and every buyer. Select Standard Shipping, and I will send your purchase by Priority Mail at NO ADDITIONAL cost to you!
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May
Comprehensive School Health Education: Totally Awesome Strategies For Teaching Health - Linda B. Meeks, Randy M. Page, Philip HeitComprehensive School Health Education, second edition continues to be the most thorough textbook and resource for helping elementary, middle, and secondary teachers teach health. It is the most widely used health education methods textbook and Teacher Resource Book for Health Education. Students who use this in a methods class keep it and use it when they student teach and when they secure a teaching position. This comprehensive Teacher Resource Book was co-authored by the nation's most prolific K-12 health education authors and is the only text that contains a curriculum guide directly tied to
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May
Delmar's Mini Guide to Psychiatric Drugs - George R. SprattoDelmar's Mini Guide for Psychiatric Drugs is part of a series of pocket-guides which provide quick, essential drug information for specific nursing content areas. The mini guides are portable, indispensable, scrub-pocket-sized tools that students and professionals can refer to for the delivery of safe and effective health care. Delmar's Mini Guide for Psychiatric Drugs focuses on the most important drug information used by student nurses in the clinical portion of the psychiatric course, as well as by practicing nurses. From drug actions and interactions, to administration, side effects, and
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May
Beyond Words: Cultural Texts For Reading and Writing (2nd Edition) - John J. Ruszkiewicz, Daniel Anderson, Christy FriendBeyond Words is a highly visual, thematically-organized reader intended for use in introductory composition courses. Including over 200 color images in a wide variety of media and genres and over 70 readings, Beyond Words offers strategies for reading and responding to texts - verbal and visual texts - and practice in informative, analytical, and persuasive writing.
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May
The Human Species: An Introduction to Biological Anthropology - John RelethfordThis general introduction to contemporary biological (physical) anthropology presents balanced coverage of the major components of the field: genetics and evolutionary theory, human biological variation, primate biology and behaviour, and human evolution.