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January
Practical Software Testing: A Process-Oriented Approach - Jean-François CollardSoftware testing is rapidly evolving as a critical sub-discipline of software engineering. The industry needs professionals educated in the modern methods and tools of software testing and quality assurance. Based on the needs of software professionals, "Practical Software Testing" takes a unique approach to teaching readers how to effectively plan for testing, design test cases, test at multiple levels, organize a testing team, and optimize use of testing tools. It introduces testing concepts that are managerial-, technical-, and process-oriented, using the Testing Maturity Model (TMM) as a
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January
Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking - Malcolm GladwellIn his landmark bestseller The Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell redefined how we understand the world around us. Now, in Blink, he revolutionizes the way we understand the world within. Blink is a book about how we think without thinking, about choices that seem to be made in an instant--in the blink of an eye--that actually aren't as simple as they seem. Why are some people brilliant decision makers, while others are consistently inept? Why do some people follow their instincts and win, while others end up stumbling into error? How do our brains really work-in the office, in the classroom, in the
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January
Saint Joan/Major Barbara/Androcles and the Lion - George Bernard ShawWith Saint Joan, Shaw reached the height of his fame as a dramatist. Fascinated by the story of Joan of Arc (canonized in 1920), but unhappy with "the whitewash which disfigures her beyond recognition," he presents a realistic Joan: proud, intolerant, naïve, foolhardy, always brave-a rebel who challenged the conventions and values of her day.
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January
Frames of Reference for Pediatric Occupational Therapy - Paula Kramer, Jim HinojosaThe Third Edition of Frames of Reference for Pediatric Occupational Therapy provides an exceptional foundation of theory and practical tools that will serve as the basis of pediatric occupational therapy practice. The focus of the text is on frames of reference, which offer effective blueprints for applying theoretical information to help pediatric clients lead richer, fuller lives. The Third Edition features updates of all theories and their practical application, with an emphasis on occupation and participation in life. Coverage includes three new frames of reference to enhance
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January
Essential Calculus - James StewartDespite the reduced size of the book, there is still a modern flavor: Conceptual understanding and technology are not neglected, though they are not as prominent as in Stewart's other books. ESSENTIAL CALCULUS has been written with the same attention to detail, eye for innovation, and meticulous accuracy that have made Stewart's textbooks the best-selling calculus texts in the world.
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January
Anthology of American Literature, Volume II: Realism to the Present - George L. McMichael, J.C. Levenson, Leo MarxThis two-volume anthology represents Americas literary heritage from the colonial times of William Bradford and Anne Bradstreet to the contemporary era of Saul Bellow and Alice Walker. Volume II begins with Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson and moves through Toni Morrison.
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January
Understanding Japanese Society - Joy HendryThis is a welcome new edition of this bestselling textbook. It provides a clear, accessible and readable introduction to Japanese society which does not require any previous knowledge of the country. Fully updated, revised and expanded, the 3rd edition contains new material on: . the effects of the Asian crisis and recession in Japan . the emergence of the millennial cults such as the Aum Shinrikyo . major advances in sport and leisure such as the 2002 World Cup and the amazing global cultural success of Pokemon and Japanese animation and computer games . the tumultuous changes of the Japanese
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January
Breastfeeding Answers Made Simple: A Guide for Helping Mothers - Nancy MohrbacherBreastfeeding Answers Made Simple: A Guide for Helping Mothers is the latest must-have reference from Nancy Mohrbacher, IBCLC, FILCA, coauthor of The Breastfeeding Answer Book and Breastfeeding Made Simple. This comprehensive, research-based counseling guide provides the answers to virtually every breastfeeding question and is organized in an easy-to-use two-column format so you can find the answers quickly when helping mothers by phone. This book explains what you need to know about both cutting-edge and classic breastfeeding research to most effectively help mothers. The international studies
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January
Physical Geology - Charles C. Plummer, Diane H. Carlson, Lisa HammersleyPhysical Geology is a market-leading classic that has been used in classrooms for over 20 years. Updated to include the latest technology and most current information, Physical Geology is for both non-science majors and for students contemplating majoring in geology. The beautiful new art program and interactive writing style will grab students' attention and further their interest in geology.
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January
Kaplan GRE Exam Verbal Workbook - Bruce SimmonsThis comprehensive guide includes: * Kaplan-exclusive strategies for all question types * Powerful vocabulary-building methods * Hundreds of practice questions * Detailed answer explanations * Complete chapter dedicated to the Analytical Writing Section