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September
Public Finance - Harvey RosenPublic Finance 8/E benefits from the combined efforts of Harvey Rosen's market-leading book and new co-author Ted Gayer's research and government agency experience. As a result, the 8th edition maintains the strengths of previous editions but is enhanced with new material and current examples from public finance literature and the policy world. It includes substantive changes that reflect the progress that has been made in the field of public finance. These changes may be divided into three categories: new organization, new material, and new pedagogical features. As with previous editions, the
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September
Radiologic Science For Technologists: Physics, Biology, And Protection - Stewart C. BushongThis up-to-date textbook is designed to convey a working knowledge of radiologic science, providing a base from which radiographers can make informed decisions about technical factors and diagnostic image quality in the workplace. Its unique, full-color design highlights important concepts and makes content easy to understand. User-friendly features, clearly written content, and up-to-date material makes this resource ideal for both practitioners and radiography students preparing for the ARRT certification exam. Instructor resources are available; please contact your Elsevier sales representative
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September
Classical Music: The Era of Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven - Philip G. DownsThe latest volume in the Norton Introduction to Music History series focuses on the rise and decline of the Classical style, which flourished from the middle of the eighteenth century to the second decade of the nineteenth. The author demonstrates the enormous diversity and constant change that characterized music and musical life during this period. Downs eschews the usual stylistic labels, such as Rococo and High Classic, and instead organizes the text into short time spans. Within each, he looks to the social conditions and daily life of the musician, the aesthetics and audience preference in
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September
Getting to Maybe: How to Excel on Law School Exams - Richard Michael FischlProfessors Fischl and Paul explain law school exams in ways no one has before, all with an eye toward improving the reader's performance. The book begins by describing the difference between educational cultures that praise students for "right answers" and the law school culture that rewards nuanced analysis of ambiguous situations in which more than one approach may be correct. Enormous care is devoted to explaining precisely how and why legal analysis frequently produces such perplexing situations. But the authors don't stop with mere description. Instead, Getting to Maybe teaches how to excel
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September
The HarperCollins Dictionary of Mathematics - E.J. BorowskiCovering an enormous range of technical terms from both pure and applied mathematics, this superb reference goes beyond basic definitions to provide helpful explanations and examples.
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September
Corporate Governance - John L. Colley, Wallace Stettinius, Jacqueline L. Doyle"Corporate Governance" delivers vital information on the smooth and transparent running of your business, with a high-level analysis of key governance aspects, from board selection and directors' legal obligations to board and corporate organization. It covers the board's role in strategy formulation, business planning, and gaining necessary new financing.
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September
The White Man's Burden: Why the West's Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little Good - William EasterlyFrom one of the world’s best-known development economists—an excoriating attack on the tragic hubris of the West’s efforts to improve the lot of the so-called developing world In his previous book, The Elusive Quest for Growth, William Easterly criticized the utter ineffectiveness of Western organizations to mitigate global poverty, and he was promptly fired by his then-employer, the World Bank. The White Man’s Burden is his widely anticipated counterpunch—a brilliant and blistering indictment of the West’s economic policies for the world’s poor. Sometimes angry, sometimes irreverent, but always
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September
Management Accounting - Anthony A. Atkinson, Robert S. KaplanAUDIENCE: For upper level undergraduate and MBA Management Accounting courses.   APPROACH: Atkinson is a  managerially-oriented book that focuses on both quantitative and qualitative aspects of classical and contemporary managerial accounting.   COMPETITORS: Garrison, MH;
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September
The Emotionally Healthy Church: A Strategy for Discipleship that Actually Changes Lives - Peter Scazzero, Warren BirdSomething is desperately wrong with most churches today. Many sincere followers of Christ who are passionate for God and his work are unaware of the crucial link between emotional health and spiritual