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February
The Sandman, Vol. 3: Dream Country - Neil Gaiman, Kelley Jones, Charles Vess, Colleen Doran, Malcolm Jones III, Steve EricksonThe third volume of the Sandman collection is a series of four short comic book stories. In each of these otherwise unrelated stories, Morpheus serves only as a minor character. Here we meet the mother of Morpheus's son, find out what cats dream about, and discover the true origin behind Shakespeare's A Midsummer's Night Dream. The latter won a World Fantasy Award for best short story, the first time a comic book was given that honor. collecting The Sandman #17–20
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February
Essentials of Psychology: Concepts and Applications - Jeffrey NevidFeaturing a manageable format and friendly style, the new edition of this brief introductory book was written with three goals in mind: to make the study of psychology accessible and engaging to beginning students in psychology, to provide a solid grounding in the knowledge base in psychology, and to help students succeed in the course. Nevid's comprehensive learning system--derived from research on memory, learning, and textbook pedagogy--is featured throughout. This learning model incorporates what the author calls the "Four Es of Effective Learning"--Engaging Student Interest, Encoding
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February
Evolution - Carl T. Bergstrom, Lee Alan DugatkinEvolution makes the big themes in evolutionary biology accessible by introducing them early and integrating them thoroughly. Extensive, in-depth, current research examples, an emphasis on problem solving, and a stunning art program engage students, helping them to understand fundamental concepts and processes.
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February
The Road to Social Work & Human Service Practice - Lesley ChenowethThe Road to Social Work and Human Service Practice explores key elements of social work and social welfare practice as they are taught and practised internationally while positioning students in a local context. A well-paced, detailed orientation to the field, it uses the metaphor of a journey to expertly guide the reader through their transition from student to practitioner. Strengthened by a comprehensive revision, this second edition includes a new chapter on working in human service organisations and discusses recent changed to policy, legislation and practice registration.
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February
Bontrager's Handbook of Radiographic Positioning and Techniques - Kenneth L. Bontrager, John P. LampignanoIn addition to positioning descriptions for all body parts, this pocket-sized handbook includes basic information and?applied aspects of radiographic techniques and exposure factors including numerous conversion charts. Included is a chapter on descriptions and illustrations on the various forms of digital radiography currently in use.? Also included are clear explanations with photographs of all commonly performed x-ray exams.? This handbook is essentially a condensed version of the positioning and technique portions of Bontrager's Textbook of Radiographic Positioning and Related Anatomy, soon
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February
Abnormal Psychology - Gerald C. Davison, John M. Neale, Ann M. KringNow in its Ninth Edition, "Abnormal Psychology" gives students the opportunity to explore the latest theories and research in our ever-changing search for answers to the complex questions of psychopathology. The authors invite students to search for clues, follow-up on hunches, evaluate evidence, and participate in a process of discovery as they sift through the evidence on the origins of psychopathology and the effectiveness of specific interventions.In the new edition, Davison and Neale welcome new coauthor Ann Kring (University of California, Berkeley), who brings her interest and expertise in
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February
Advertising Photography: A Straightforward Guide to a Complex Industry - Lou Lesko, Bobbi LaneIf you are an aspiring or professional photographer looking to break into advertising, "Advertising Photography: A Straightforward Guide to a Complex Industry" will provide you with an honest and uncensored look at this highly competitive and lucrative business. While working in the advertising photography industry can be glamorous and financially rewarding, it can also be intimidating and difficult to break into, requiring networking savvy, financial know-how, and marketing and business skills on top of photographic talent. Advertising Photography strips away the glitz and presents a candid and
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February
A First Course in Differential Equations: The Classic Fifth Edition - Dennis G. ZillThe CLASSIC EDITION of Zill's respected book was designed for instructors who prefer not to emphasize technology, modeling, and applications, but instead want to focus on fundamental theory and techniques. Zill's CLASSIC EDITION, a reissue of the fifth edition, offers his excellent writing style, a flexible organization, an accessible level of presentation, and a wide variety of examples and exercises, all of which make it easy to teach from and easy for readers to understand and use.
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February
Marijuana Grower's Handbook: Your Complete Guide for Medical and Personal Marijuana Cultivation - Ed Rosenthal, Tommy ChongThe all new Marijuana Grower’s Handbook shows both beginners and advanced growers how to grow the biggest most resinous, potent buds! This book contains the latest knowledge, tools, and methods to grow great marijuana –indoors and out. Use the most efficient technology and save time, labor, and energy. Ed Rosenthal has been teaching people how to grow marijuana for more than 30 years. Let him help you cultivate bountiful buds and lots of them. With 500 pages of full color photos and illustrations, the book delivers all the basics that a novice grower needs, as well as scientific research for the
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February
The Revenger's Tragedy - Thomas MiddletonVINDICI And therefore I'll put on that knave for once, And be a right man then, a man a' th' time, For to be honest is not to be i' th' world. Brother, I'll be that strange-composed fellow.