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January
Medical-Surgical Nursing (Single Volume): Assessment and Management of Clinical Problems - Sharon L. Lewis, Shannon Ruff Dirksen, Margaret M. HeitkemperThe bestselling Medical-Surgical Nursing, 7th Edition provides a well-rounded and comprehensive approach to nursing care. It covers patient care in various clinical settings by employing a unique levels of care approach, discussing nursing implementation at multiple levels. Special features highlight the content that is most relevant and challenging for today's nursing students, including patient teaching, nutrition, drug therapy, cultural and ethnic disparities, and more.
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January
Criminal Behavior: A Psychological Approach - Curt R. Bartol, Anne M. Bartol"CRIMINAL BEHAVIOR: A PSYCHOLOGICAL APPROACH, 9/e"approaches the understanding of delinquent and criminal behavior from a psychological perspective--with particular focus on the developmental, cognitive-behavioral aspects of offending. Viewing the juvenile and adult offender as being embedded and continually influenced by multiple systems, it highlights how psychological, social, economic, political and ecological factors all play a role in influencing individual behavior. Streamlined in this edition, it offers a separate chapter on delinquency, updated examples and more on the link between
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January
The Shadow of the Winter Palace: Russia's Drift to Revolution 1825-1917 - Edward CrankshawExactly 175 years ago, on the Senate Square in St. Petersburg, a failed uprising ignited a process that would, one red October, finally sweep the autocracy away. The Shadow of the Winter Palace recounts an extraordinary century of Russian history, a politically tempestuous time that was also a Golden Age of intellectual and artistic achievement—the century of Dostoyevsky and Tolstoy, of Rimsky-Korsakov and Tchaikovsky. A master stylist and a distinguished historian, Edward Crankshaw limns dazzling portraits of the czars, the revolutionaries, and a host of other unforgettable characters—and
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January
Physical Design Of Cmos Integrated Circuits Using L Edit - John P. UyemuraL-Edit is a CAD tool, specifically a layout tool for VLSI Design. It consists of a set of software tools that produce the final manufacturing specifications for a chip design. All matters pertaining to the geometry of the layout, its precise dimensions, and design rules for conforming to desired specifications are included. L-Edit is not a stand-alone product; it is intended to be used in conjunction with a main text. A tutorial comes with the software tool showing the student how to do CMOS chip design using these tools. ..VLSI design is done on the computer. It isnt very useful to look at the
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January
HR - Angelo S. DeNisi, Ricky W. GriffinDiscover today's vibrant, exciting world of human resources as it comes alive within the distinctive, magazine-style pages of DeNisi/Griffin's HR. Created by input from today's learners and refined through a careful review process with nearly 100 students and teachers, this unique book offers an captivating, streamlined presentation ideal for the today's fast paced lifestyles and diverse learning styles. HR addresses all of today's key human resource concepts within a riveting approach that builds upon timely research and recent events, such as the latest rise in unemployment and financial
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January
University Physics with Modern Physics - Hugh D. Young, Roger A. FreedmanOffering time-tested problems, conceptual and visual pedagogy, and a state-of-the-art media package, this 11th edition looks to the future of university physics, in terms of both content and approach.
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January
Life Together and Prayerbook of the Bible - Dietrich BonhoefferDietrich Bonhoeffer, one of the most influential Christian martyrs in history, bequeathed to humanity a legacy of theological creativity and spirituality that continues to intrigue people from a variety of backgrounds. Dietrich Bonhoeffer Works, a sixteen volume series, offers a fresh, critical translation of Bonhoeffer's writings, with introductions, annotations, and interpretations. The stimulus for the writing of Life Together was the closing of the preacher's seminary at Finkenwalde. The treatise contains Bonhoeffer's thoughts about the nature of Christian community based on the common life
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January
War and Genocide: A Concise History of the Holocaust - Doris L. BergenIn examining one of the defining events of the 20th century, Doris Bergen situates the Holocaust in its historical, political, social, cultural and military contexts. Unlike many other treatments of the Holocaust, Nazism, World War II and the Holocaust discusses not only the persecution of Jews, but also other segments of society victimized by the Nazis: gypsies, homosexuals, Poles, Soviet POWs, the handicapped, and other groups deemed undesirable. With clear and eloquent prose, Bergen explores the two interconnected goals that drove the Nazi program of conquest and genocide - purification of the
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January
The Frodo Franchise: The Lord of the Rings and Modern Hollywood - Kristin Thompson"Once in a lifetime." The phrase comes up over and over from the people who worked on Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings. The film's seventeen Oscars, record-setting earnings, huge fan base, and hundreds of ancillary products attest to its importance and to the fact that Rings is far more than a film. Its makers seized a crucial moment in Hollywood—the special effects digital revolution plus the rise of "infotainment" and the Internet—to satisfy the trilogy's fans while fostering a huge new international audience. The resulting franchise of franchises has earned billions of dollars to date with
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January
Teaching ESL/EFL Reading and Writing - I.S.P. NationUsing a framework based on principles of teaching and learning, this guide for teachers and teacher trainees provides a wealth of suggestions for helping learners at all levels of proficiency develop their reading and writing skills and fluency. By following these suggestions, which are organized around four strands meaning-focused input, meaning-focused output, language-focused learning, and fluency development teachers will be able to design and present a balanced program for their students. Teaching ESL/EFL Reading and Writing, and its companion text, Teaching ESL/EFL Listening and Speaking,