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February
The Sacred Paths of the West - Theodore M. LudwigThis book combines study of the dynamic historical development of each religious tradition with a comparative thematic structure. In this way, the book helps readers to explore each of the major religions as a unique and integral system of meaning and life. At the same time, readers are encouraged to discover and explore the nature of religious experience by comparing basic themes and issues common to all religions. Covering the religions arising from the Mediterranean world, this book introduces the key dimensions of religious experience, outlining the basic human concerns that give rise to
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February
Network Fundamentals: CCNA Exploration Companion Guide - Mark Dye, Rick McDonald, Antoon RufiNetwork Fundamentals, CCNA Exploration Companion Guide" is the official supplemental textbook for the Network Fundamentals course in the Cisco(R) Networking Academy(R) CCNA(R) Exploration curriculum version 4. The course, the first of four in the new curriculum, is based on a top-down approach to networking. The "Companion Guide," written and edited by Networking Academy instructors, is designed as a portable desk reference to use anytime, anywhere. The book's features reinforce the material in the course to help you focus on important concepts and organize your study time for
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February
Salas and Hille's Calculus: One and Several Variables - Garret J. Etgen, Einar HilleThis edition of the highly successful textbook contains an even wider variety of authentic applications to motivate the study of mathematical topics. The number of medium-level and challenging problems has been greatly increased to develop problem-solving skills. Features an expanded use of technology and a greater emphasis on visualization. New to this version: 130+ figures, an introductory section which covers basic terminology and concepts of differential equations, a chapter on conic sections, polar coordinates and parametric equations.
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February
Why Is Sex Fun? The Evolution of Human Sexuality (Science Masters) - Jared DiamondWhy are humans one of the few species to have sex in private? Why are human females the only mammals to go through menopause? Why is the human penis so unnecessarily large? There is no more knowledgeable authority than the award-winning author of The Third Chimpanzee to answer these intriguing questions. Here is a delightfully entertaining and enlightening look at the unique sex lives of humans.
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February
Clinically Oriented Anatomy - Keith L. Moore, Arthur F. DalleyClinically Oriented Anatomy, Fifth Edition provides first-year medical and allied health students with the clinically oriented anatomical information that they need in study and practice. This book is renowned for its comprehensive coverage of anatomy, presented as it relates to the practice of medicine, dentistry, and physical therapy. This latest edition is fully updated with new content and additional features, including new surface anatomy and updated diagnostic images, new "Bottom Line" summaries that reinforce important concepts, and new clinical "Blue" boxes. Two bound-in CD-ROMs contain
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February
Engineering Mechanics  , Dynamics (Volume 2) - J.L. Meriam, L.G. KraigeConcise and authoritative, this book set the standard for excellence in basic mechanics texts. The major emphasis is on basic principles and problem formulation. Strong effort has been made to show both the cohesiveness of the relatively few fundamental ideas and the great variety of problems that these ideas solve. All of the problems deal with principles and procedures inherent in the design and analysis of engineering structures and mechanical systems with many of the problems referring explicitly to design considerations.
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February
Financial Management in the Sport Industry - Matthew T. BrownThis book provides readers with an understanding of sport finance and the importance of sound financial management in the sport industry. It begins by covering finance basics and the tools and techniques of financial quantification, using relevant sport examples. It then goes beyond the basics to show how financial management works in the industry--how decisions are made to ensure wealth maximization. Discussions include time value of money, capital budgeting, facility financing, economic impact, and risk and return. The final part of the book focuses on three sport industry sectors--parks and
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February
Sacred Rhythms: Arranging Our Lives for Spiritual Transformation - Ruth Haley BartonWinner of a 2006 Logos Book Award! Do you long for a deep, fundamental change in your life with God? Do you desire a greater intimacy with God? Do you wonder how you might truly live your life as God created you to live it? Spiritual disciplines are activities that open us to God's transforming love and the changes that only God can bring about in our lives. Picking up on the monastic tradition of creating a "rule of life" that allows for regular space for the practice of the spiritual disciplines, this book takes you more deeply into understanding seven key disciplines along with practical ideas
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February
Integrated Principles of Zoology - Cleveland P. Hickman Jr., Larry S. Roberts, Allan Larson, Helen I'Anson, David J. EisenhourSuitable for one- or two-semester courses, this text features illustrations and photos, traditional organization, and comprehensive coverage.
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February
World Religions Today - John L. Esposito, Darrell J. Fasching, Todd Lewis'World Religions Today' focuses on the major religious traditions, exploring how different faiths have evolved up to the present day and also the significance of religion on contemporary life.