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October
Banana Cultures: Agriculture, Consumption, and Environmental Change in Honduras and the United States - John SoluriA lively, interdisciplinary history of why the banana became America's most popular fresh fruit and how its popularity has affected the banana republics of Central America.
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October
Invitation to Biology - Helena Curtis, N. Sue BarnesThis clearly written, accurate, and well-illustrated introduction to biology seamlessly integrates the theme of evolution while offering expanded, up-to-date coverage of genetic engineering, the immune response, embryological development, and ecological concerns.
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October
Perspective as Symbolic Form - Erwin Panofsky, Christopher S. WoodHere at last is a published translation of this classic essay, available for many years in every major European language except English. It first appeared in 1927 ... and its status has since been established by the numerous commentators who have referred to it as the source of a new kind of interpretation of perspective." -- Robin Evans, AA Files Erwin Panofsky's "Perspective as Symbolic Form" is one of the great works of modern intellectual history, the legendary text that has dominated all art historical and philosophical discussions on the topic of perspective in this century. Finally
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October
Object-Oriented & Classical Software Engineering - Stephen R. SchachIntegrating case studies to show the object oriented approach to software engineering, "Object-Oriented and Classical Software Engineering, " 7/e presents an excellent introduction to software engineering fundamentals, covering both traditional and object-oriented techniques. The coverage of both Agile processes and Open Source Software has been considerably expanded. In addition, the Osbert Oglesby running case study has been replaced with a new case study on the Martha Stockton Greengage Foundation. The new study highlights even more aspects of the Unified Process. The book's unique
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October
The Norton Anthology of English Literature, Volume 1: The Middle Ages through the Restoration & the Eighteenth Century - M.H. Abrams, Stephen GreenblattFirmly grounded by the hallmark strengths of all Norton Anthologies thorough and helpful introductory matter, judicious annotation, complete texts wherever possible The Norton Anthology of English Literature has been revitalized in this Eighth Edition through the collaboration between six new editors and six seasoned ones. Under the direction of Stephen Greenblatt, General Editor, the editors have reconsidered all aspects of the anthology to make it an even better teaching tool."
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October
The Confederate and Neo-Confederate Reader: The Most Americans hold basic misconceptions about the Confederacy, the Civil War, and the actions of subsequent neo-Confederates. For example, two thirds of Americans--including most history teachers--think the Confederate States seceded for "states' rights." This error persists because most have never read the key documents about the Confederacy. These documents have always been there. When South Carolina seceded, it published "Declaration of the Immediate Causes Which Induce and Justify the Secession of South Carolina from the Federal Union." The document actually opposes states' rights. Its
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October
The Body Remembers: The Psychophysiology of Trauma and Trauma Treatment - Babette RothschildThis book illuminates that physiology, shining a bright light on the impact of trauma on the body and the phenomenon of somatic memory. It is now thought that people who have been traumatized hold an implicit memory of traumatic events in their brains and bodies. That memory is often expressed in the symptomatology of posttraumatic stress disorder-nightmares, flashbacks, startle responses, and dissociative behaviors. In essence, the body of the traumatized individual refuses to be ignored. While reducing the chasm between scientific theory and clinical practice and bridging the gap between
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October
Career Counseling: A Holistic Approach - Vernon G. ZunkerProviding the most current, comprehensive coverage available, CAREER COUNSELING: A HOLISTIC APPROACH, 8e equips readers with a solid understanding of the theoretical models of career counseling as well as practical techniques on how to effectively counsel clients. The text's innovative holistic or "whole person" approach demonstrates how to consider a client's values, temperament, talents, and passions when trying to determine his or her best career fit. Thoroughly revised and updated, the cutting-edge new Eighth Edition includes all-new chapters on integrating career and personal counseling, job
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October
Introduction to Graph Theory (Reprint) - Gary Chartrand, Ping ZhangWritten by one of the leading authors in the field, this text provides a student-friendly approach to graph theory for undergraduates. Much care has been given to present the material at the most effective level for students taking a first course in graph theory. Gary Chartrand and Ping Zhang's lively and engaging style, historical emphasis, unique examples and clearly-written proof techniques make it a sound yet accessible text that stimulates interest in an evolving subject and exploration in its many applications. This text is part of the Walter Rudin Student Series in Advanced Mathematics.
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October
The Science of Psychology: An Appreciative View - Laura A. KingViews psychology - as a science and for exploring behavior. This book is built around the idea that students must study the discipline of psychology as a whole, that the sub-disciplines are intricately connected, and that human behavior is best understood by exploring its functioning state in addition to its potential dysfunctions.