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September
Dr. Thompson's Straight Talk on Autism - Travis ThompsonEveryone who cares for or works with a child with autism will wear out their copy of this book—a "helpline" they can turn to again and again for concrete, practical interventions that really work. Trusted authority Travis Thompson, author of the bestselling Making Sense of Autism, takes readers beyond understanding the disorder and reveals specific ways to help children overcome everyday challenges and develop critical skills they'll use their whole lives. Based on the latest research and the author's extensive clinical experience, these ready-to-use tips and strategies will help children with
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September
The Autobiography of Malcolm X - Malcolm X, Alex HaleyONE OF TIME’S TEN MOST IMPORTANT NONFICTION BOOKS OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY   With its first great victory in the landmark Supreme Court decision Brown v. Board of Education in 1954, the civil rights movement gained the powerful momentum it needed to sweep forward into its crucial decade, the 1960s. As voices of protest and change rose above the din of history and false promises, one voice sounded more urgently, more passionately, than the rest. Malcolm X—once called the most dangerous man in America—challenged the world to listen and learn the truth as he experienced it. And his enduring message
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September
The Art of Conducting - Donald HunsbergerThis text contains practical instruction in choral and instrumental conducting for both beginning and intermediate students, along with a large selection of scores for classroom practice.
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September
Plazas - Robert Hershberger, Susan Navey-Davis, Guiomar Borrás A.PLAZAS is the place where culture and language find common ground! This accessible introduction to Spanish uses the background of vibrant, Spanish-speaking cultures from around the world to expose you to the language as it is actually used in everyday conversation. With helpful visuals, contemporary examples, and carefully crafted grammar and vocabulary presentations, PLAZAS is your key to success in the course and in the language! And to ensure that you make the grade, PLAZAS is supported by many dynamic learning tools, which are available for an additional cost. These include a Student
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September
Statistics for Management and Economics - Gerald KellerSTATISTICS FOR MANAGEMENT AND ECONOMICS, 8e, emphasizes applications over calculation. It illustrates how vital statistical methods and tools are for today's managers--and teaches you how to apply them to real business problems. Using a proven three-step "ICI" approach to problem solving, the text teaches you how to IDENTIFY the correct statistical technique by focusing on the problem objective and data type; how to COMPUTE the statistics doing them by hand, using Excel, or using MINITAB?; and how to INTERPRET results in the context of the problem. This unique approach enhances your comprehension
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September
Barron's GRE 2008 (Barron's How to Prepare for the Gre: Graduate Record Examination (Book Only)) - Sharon Weiner Green, Ira K. WolfThis 17th edition of Barron's GRE manual reflects recent Graduate Record Exams and presents six full-length model exams with all questions answered and explained. Tests are similar to recent actual GREs in length, question types, and degree of difficulty. The manual also reviews all GRE test topics: antonym, analogy, and sentence-completion questions, reading comprehension, analytical writing, quantitative comparison questions, data interpretation, and math.
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September
Essentials of Children's Literature - Carol Lynch-Brown, Carl M. TomlinsonThe sixth edition Essentials of Children's Literature offers a concise, straightforward presentation of children's literature that engages students and motivates them to share literature with children. Written as a comprehensive, facts-only approach for students and their instructors, this lucid text offers an abundance of examples to illustrate how to use children's literature in the classroom, providing a sound foundation for beginning survey courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The Sixth Edition of this best-selling book by well-known authors Carol Lynch-Brown and Carl Tomlinson
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September
Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Physical Principles and Sequence Design - E. Mark HaackeMagnetic resonance imaging is a powerful diagnostic imaging tool capable of obtaining both anatomic and functional information about the human body. This textbook is based upon the authors 15 years of teaching the fundamentals of MRI to graduate students in the basic sciences. It has been in preparation for five years, and has been field-tested since 1996 by students at Case Western Reserve University and Washington University. It provides the reader with both insights into the fundamental principles of MRI and a solid foundation upon which to build their skills in this dynamic area of biomedical
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September
Light on Yoga - B.K.S. Iyengar, Yehudi MenuhinThe definitive guide to the philosophy and practice of Yoga--the ancient healing discipline for body and mind--by its greatest living teacher. Light on Yoga provides complete descriptions and illustrations of all the positions and breathing exercises. Features a foreword by Yehudi Menuhin. Illustrations throughout.
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September
The Wretched of the Earth - Frantz Fanon, Jean-Paul Sartre, Richard Philcox, Homi K. BhabhaA distinguished psychiatrist from Martinique who took part in the Algerian Nationalist Movement, Frantz Fanon was one of the most important theorists of revolutionary struggle, colonialism, and racial difference in history. Fanon’s masterwork is a classic alongside Edward Said’s Orientalism or The Autobiography of Malcolm X, and it is now available in a new translation that updates its language for a new generation of readers. The Wretched of the Earth is a brilliant analysis of the psychology of the colonized and their path to liberation. Bearing singular insight into the rage and frustration of