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February
Fundamentals of Biostatistics - Bernard RosnerFundamentals of Biostatistics.
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February
The Forever War - Dexter FilkinsFrom the front lines of the battle against Islamic fundamentalism, a searing, unforgettable book that captures the human essence of the greatest conflict of our time. Through the eyes of Dexter Filkins, the prizewinning New York Times correspondent whose work was hailed by David Halberstam as “reporting of the highest quality imaginable,” we witness the remarkable chain of events that began with the rise of the Taliban in the 1990s, continued with the attacks of 9/11, and move on to the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. Filkins’s narrative moves across a vast and various landscape of amazing
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February
Biological Psychology - James W. KalatThis #1 best-seller has successfully introduced thousands of students to the intricate relationship between biology and psychology. This Eighth Edition redefines the high standard set by previous editions. It offers the best balance of rigor and accessibility, the most current research, and the most thorough technology integration available for your course--all presented within a unique modular format that supports student mastery and provides instructors with maximum teaching flexibility. In every chapter, Kalat accurately portrays biopsychology as a dynamic and empirical field in which
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February
Human Resource Management - Raymond J. StoneNow celebrating its 20th year, Ray Stone's Human Resource Management is the longest running and most successful Australian textbook ever produced in the field of HRM. The sixth edition has been thoroughly revised to reflect contemporary issues and practices in HRM, including the impact of the Workplace Relations Amendment (Work Choices) Act 2005. Topical issues such as work/life balance, the aging population, skills shortages in various industries and diversity in the workplace are all thoroughly explored in terms of their effect on organisations, employees and the human resource manager.Popular
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February
The APA Dictionary of Psychology - Gary R. VandenBosCompiles over 25,000 entries chosen by APA as the most relevant terms in psychology. Provides thousands of cross-references, directing the user to synonyms and antonyms, acronyms and abbreviations, related terms and concepts. Provides users with foremost language and terms in psychology. Contains a Guide to Use, explaining formal elements and editorial practices. Includes Four Appendixes, each gathering entries thematically into listings covering biographies; institutions, associations, and organizations; psychological therapies and interventions; and psychological tests and assessment instruments.
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February
Syntactic Theory: A Formal Introduction - Ivan A. Sag, Thomas Wasow, Emily M. BenderThis second edition of Syntactic Theory: A Formal Introduction expands and improves upon a truly unique introductory syntax textbook. Like the first edition, its focus is on the development of precisely formulated grammars whose empirical predictions can be directly tested. There is also considerable emphasis on the prediction and evaluation of grammatical hypotheses, as well as on integrating syntactic hypotheses with matters of semantic analysis. The book covers the core areas of English syntax from the last quarter century, including complementation, control, "raising constructions," passives,
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February
Byzantine Art - Robin CormackThis work focuses on the art of Constantinople from 330 to 1453 and the stages this went through in reaction to historical circumstances as the city progressed from the Christian centre of the Eastern Roman Empire, to the crisis of attack from the new religion of Islam, to revived medieval splendour and then, after the Latin capture of 1204 and the reoccupation by Byzantine after 1261, to a period of cultural reconciliation with east and west. The book shows how changes in society led to changes in art by focusing on particular cases and objects.
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February
The Surveillance Studies Reader - Sean Hier, Joshua GreenbergIn this book, the authors bring together extracts from some of the most influential readings on surveillance studies. Using Foucault's extract from 'Discipline and Punish' which refers to Bentham's writing on panopticans, the reader selects texts from sociology, media studies, social psychology and criminology.
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February
Organic Chemistry - William Henry Brown, Christopher S. Foote, Brent L. IversonThis book provides an exciting introduction to organic chemistry for students majoring in chemistry and in related disciplines, especially the health and biological sciences. In this Fourth Edition, Brown, Foote, and Iverson build on the text's highly-praised hallmarks of unifying mechanistic themes, focusing on problem-solving, using applied problems from the pharmaceutical field, and making innovative use of color and emphasis on visualization. The new edition features increased coverage of mechanisms, more examples of bio-organic chemistry especially relevant to pre-medical students, new