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Cannibals All! Or, Slaves Without Masters - George FitzhughCannibals All! got more attention in William Lloyd Garrison's Liberator than any other book in the history of that abolitionist journal. And Lincoln is said to have been more angered by George Fitzhugh than by any other pro-slavery writer, yet he unconsciously paraphrased Cannibals All! in his House Divided speech. Fitzhugh was provocative because of his stinging attack on free society, laissez-faire economy, and wage slavery, along with their philosophical underpinnings. He used socialist doctrine to defend slavery and drew upon the same evidence Marx used in his indictment of capitalism.
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Criminal Procedure - Erwin Chemerinsky, Laurie L. LevensonErwin Chemerinsky and Laurie L. Levenson bring to this casebook a wealth of experience as practicing attorneys, law professors, and authors. Written in the approachable style that characterizes Chemerinsky s Constitutional Law casebook, Criminal Procedure guides students to an understanding of the law through tightly edited cases and a dynamic and innovative pedagogy. Criminal Procedure offers: eloquent and substantive writing that draws on deep wells of experience and scholarship a dynamic and innovative pedagogy that includes tightly edited cases, author-written essays, legal pleadings that
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July
Fundamentals of Biochemistry: Life at the Molecular Level - Donald Voet, Charlotte W. Pratt, Judith G. VoetVoet and Pratt's 4th edition of "Principles ofBiochemistry, " challenges readers to better understand thechemistry behind the biological structure and reactions occurringin living systems. The latest edition continues this tradition, and additionally incorporates coverage of recent research andan expanded focus on preparing and supporting students throughoutthe course. With the addition of new conceptualassessment content to "WileyPLUS," providing the opportunityto assess conceptual understanding of key introductorybiochemistry concepts and retrain themselves on theirmisconceptionsWileyPLUS sold
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July
Presenting Your Findings: A Practical Guide for Creating Tables - Adelheid A.M. NicolIn this guide to the proper table format for a variety of statistical analyses, each chapter is devoted to a different statistic and provides a variety of examples of how the information could best be displayed. Included for each statistic is a Play it Safe table that illustrates the most comprehensive formatting options possible with alternatives for formats acceptable across disciplines.
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July
The History of Sexuality 1: An Introduction - Michel Foucault, Robert HurleyThree volumes of The History of Sexuality were published before Foucault's death in 1984. The 1st & most referenced volume, The Will to Knowledge (previously known as An Introduction in English—Histoire de la sexualité, 1: la volonté de savoir in French) was published in France in 1976 & translated in 1977, focusing primarily on the last two centuries, & the functioning of sexuality as an analytics of power related to the emergence of a science of sexuality (scientia sexualis) & the emergence of biopower in the West. This volume questions the "repressive hypothesis", the widespread
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July
Concepts, Techniques, and Models of Computer Programming - Peter Van Roy, Seif HaridiThis innovative text presents computer programming as a unified discipline in a way that is both practical and scientifically sound. The book focuses on techniques of lasting value and explains them precisely in terms of a simple abstract machine. The book presents all major programming paradigms in a uniform framework that shows their deep relationships and how and where to use them together. After an introduction to programming concepts, the book presents both well-known and lesser-known computation models ("programming paradigms"). Each model has its own set of techniques and each is included
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July
Learn to Write Chinese Characters - Johan Bjorksten'An engagingly written, pedagogically correct, and highly informative self-instructional tool for students of Chinese as well as for calligraphy enthusiasts who do not speak Chinese.' Characters are one of the most fascinating aspects of the Chinese language and occupy a prominent place in Chinese culture. Good handwriting is also very important in learning Chinese: the strokes that make up the characters must be written in a certain rigidly specified order, and they must also be written in a special way.
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July
The Practical Guide to Information Design - Ronnie LiptonThe definitive, behind-the-scenes guide to mastering information design Finally, in one usable format, here's your single-volume resource for designing clear projects that really work for your audience. The Practical Guide to Information Design provides all the tools, resources, and best practices that designers need to create highly successful print and digital information design projects. A brilliant combination of practice and theory, this highly visual book covers the principles of design, perception, and usability, complete with step-by-step examples that feature the work of today's leading
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July
Sheltered Content Instruction: Teaching English Language Learners with Diverse Abilities - Jana Echevarria, Anne GravesThis text clearly defines, sheltered instruction, or Specially Designed Academic Instruction in English (SDAIE), and provides strategies for its successful implementation in the K-12 classroom. Unlike any other text on the market, this popular text focuses on using sheltered instruction with students of varying abilities, making it a unique tool for teachers. Renowned authors Jana Echevarria and Anne Graves address the important overlap between sheltered instruction and special education adaptations.The Third Edition of Sheltered Content Instruction captures the vitality of modern classrooms by
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July
Strategic Management (13th Edition) - Fred R. DavidA skills-oriented, practitioner perspective on strategy, thoroughly updated with current research and concepts. In today's economy, gaining and sustaining a competitive advantage is harder than ever. Strategic Management captures the complexity of the current business environment and delivers the latest skills and concepts with unrivaled clarity, helping readers develop their own cutting-edge strategy through skill-developing exercises and cases. The thirteenth edition explores the current global recession and shows how it has affected the business environment, providing updated coverage of