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November
Liberal Leviathan: The Origins, Crisis, and Transformation of the American World Order: The Rise, Decline and Renewal (Princeton Studies in International History and Politics) - G. John IkenberryLiberal Leviathan Argues that the crisis that besets the American-led order is a crisis of authority. This title provides theory and practice of the liberal international order, and a message for policymakers, scholars, and general readers about why America must renegotiate its relationship with the rest of the world. Full description
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November
Modern Digital and Analog Communication Systems - B.P. LathiLathi's trademark user-friendly and highly readable text presents a complete and modern treatment of communication systems. It begins by introducing students to the basics of communication systems without using probabilistic theory. Only after a solid knowledge base--an understanding of how communication systems work--has been built are concepts requiring probability theory covered. This third edition has been thoroughly updated and revised to include expanded coverage of digital communications. New topics discussed include spread-spectrum systems, cellular communication systems, global
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November
College Physics, Volume 2 (with Physicsnow) - Raymond A. Serway, Jerry S. FaughnThe main objectives of this introductory physics book are twofold: to provide the student with a clear and logical presentation of the basic concepts and principles of physics, and to strengthen an understanding of the concepts and principles through a broad range of interesting applications to the real world. In order to meet these objectives, emphasis is placed on sound physical arguments and discussions of everyday experiences and observations. At the same time, we motivate the student through practical examples that demonstrate the role of physics in other disciplines. The sixth edition
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November
The Designer's Ultimate Index - Jim KrauseThis acrylic case contains 2 classic titles from the Design Index series - Layout and Type. Also included the new revised Color Index. Layout Index: This extremely compact guide is a pocket-sized compendium of ideas of layout generators. The book will help designers, at every skill level, explore multiple possibilities for visual treatments. Type Index: Offers an in-depth examination of the creative and practical issues involved in all of the important areas, such as font anatomy, headlines, and body texts. Color Index Revised Edition: Offers RGB values and access to the Color Index swatch library
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November
Western Civilization 101: The TextVook - Dr. VookEver wished you had an easy and FUN way to retain the history of Western Civilization? “Western Civilization 101: The TextVook” is the newest, most enjoyable way to absorb the facts and make them stick! This Vook presents Western Civilization in a fun, easy-to-follow format. Download it now and step through the Ages in whole new way – without ever getting lost! Sometimes history – no matter how fascinating – can make you feel sleepy. But it isn’t History’s fault! Western Civilization has been formed over thousands of years, and it seems there’s simply too much information to digest all at once.
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November
The Economics of Banking - Kent Matthews, John L. ThompsonThis revised and updated edition of The Economics of Banking addresses the need for a user-friendly textbook that is mathematically accessible and provides a microeconomic context, which enables students to understand and analyse contemporary trends and operations in banking. Providing a sound theoretical basis for understanding bank behaviour, The Economics of Banking is essential for final year undergraduate and postgraduate students taking courses in banking. FEATURES OF THE NEW EDITION * Greater emphasis is provided on risk management with an extended chapter dealing with trading risk and
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November
The Globalization of World Politics: An Introduction to International Relations - John Baylis, Steven SmithNow in its third edition, The Globalization of World Politics has been fully revised to cover the latest developments in world politics. The book features three new chapters on International Law, Terrorism, and Social Constructivism and two updated case studies. Written specially for those coming to the subject for the first time, this text has been carefully edited by John Baylis and Steve Smith to ensure a coherent, accessible and lively account of the globalization of world politics. As with the previous edition, there is a companion website that offers up-to-date case studies of the
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November
Speaking Your Way to Success - Sheryl Lindsell-RobertsIn Speaking Your Way to Success, Sheryl Lindsell-Roberts draws on 25 years of experience as a business communications expert to deliver straightforward guidelines for today’s professionals on how to speak powerfully and effectively. Whether talking in front of a large group or engaging in a one-to-one conversation, this book will help anyone to speak up, speak well, and get noticed. Chapters include: -- Making Introductions -- Developing Listening Skills -- Using Politically Neutral Language -- Interviewing and Being Interviewed -- Speaking in Public -- Communicating Cross-Culturally --
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November
America's Women: 400 Years of Dolls, Drudges, Helpmates, and Heroines - Gail CollinsAmerica's Women tells the story of more than four centuries of history. It features a stunning array of personalities, from the women peering worriedly over the side of the Mayflower to feminists having a grand old time protesting beauty pageants and bridal fairs. Courageous, silly, funny, and heartbreaking, these women shaped the nation and our vision of what it means to be female in America. By culling the most fascinating characters -- the average as well as the celebrated -- Gail Collins, the editorial page editor at the New York Times, charts a journey that shows how women lived, what they
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November
Capitalism and Freedom - Milton FriedmanSelected by the Times Literary Supplement as one of the "hundred most influential books since the war" How can we benefit from the promise of government while avoiding the threat it poses to individual freedom? In this classic book, Milton Friedman provides the definitive statement of his immensely influential economic philosophy—one in which competitive capitalism serves as both a device for achieving economic freedom and a necessary condition for political freedom. The result is an accessible text that has sold well over half a million copies in English, has been translated into eighteen