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April
History and Health Policy in the United States: Putting the Past Back In - Rosemary  Stevens, Charles Rosenberg, Lawton Burns, Charles E. RosenbergIn our rapidly advancing scientific and technological world, many take great pride and comfort in believing that we are on the threshold of new ways of thinking, living, and understanding ourselves. But despite dramatic discoveries that appear in every way to herald the future, legacies still carry great weight. Even in swiftly developing fields such as health and medicine, most systems and policies embody a sequence of earlier ideas and preexisting patterns. In History and Health Policy in the United States, seventeen leading scholars of history, the history of medicine, bioethics, law, health
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April
Analytical Mechanics - Grant R. Fowles, George L. CassidayProvides an exposition of the fundamentals of classical mechanics. This book includes discussions which aid in student understanding of theoretical material through the use of specific cases. It is suitable for undergraduate Mechanics course.
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How Not to Write a Novel: 200 Classic Mistakes and How to Avoid Them--A Misstep-by-Misstep Guide - Howard Mittelmark, Sandra NewmanMany writing books offer sound advice on how to write well. This is not one of those books. On the contrary, this is a collection of terrible, awkward, and laughably unreadable excerpts that will teach you what to avoid—at all costs—if you ever want your novel published. In How Not to Write a Novel, authors Howard Mittelmark and Sandra Newman distill their 30 years combined experience in teaching, editing, writing, and reviewing fiction to bring you real advice from the other side of the query letter. Rather than telling you how or what to write, they identify the 200 most common mistakes
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April
Managing Hospitality Human Resources - Robert H. WoodsManaging Hospitality Human Resources
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April
Principles of Marketing - Philip Kotler, Gary ArmstrongThe 11th edition of this text continues to build on four major marketing themes: building and managing profitable customer relationships, building and managing strong brands to create brand equity, harnessing new marketing technologies in the digital age, and marketing in a socially responsible way around the globe.
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April
Understanding Business - William G. Nickels, James M. McHugh, Susan M. McHughUnderstanding Business by Nickels, McHugh, and McHugh has been the number one textbook in the introduction to business market for several editions for three reasons: the commitment and dedication of an author team that teaches this course and believes in the importance and power of this learning experience, we listen to our customers, and the quality of our supplements package. We consistently look to the experts - full-time faculty members, adjunct instructors, and of course students - to drive the decisions we make about the text itself and the ancillary package. Through a series of focus
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April
Language Change: Progress or Decay? (Cambridge Approaches to Linguistics) - Jean AitchisonThis book gives a lucid and up-to-date overview of language change, discussing where our evidence about language change comes from, how and why changes happen, and how languages begin and end. It considers both changes that occurred long ago, and those currently in progress. This substantially revised third edition includes two new chapters on change of meaning and grammaticalization. New sections have been added to other chapters, as well as over 150 new references. The work remains nontechnical in style and accessible to the reader with no previous knowledge of linguistics.
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April
Subjects Matter - Harvey DanielsFinally, a book about content-area reading that's just as useful to math, science, and history teachers as it is to English teachers Lively, practical, and irreverent, Subjects Matter points the way to activities and materials that energize content and engage students across all subject areas. Harvey Daniels and Steven Zemelman, authors of a dozen influential books on literacy and cofounders of Best Practice High School, bring their trademark styleteacher friendly and kid wiseto the reality of today's middle and high schools. Their book features: 23 practical classroom activities that help
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April
La Traviata [With 2 CDs] - Giuseppe Verdi, William Berger, Daniel S. BrinkThe Black Dog Opera Library is one of the most popular, informative, and budget-friendly ways to enjoy all thegreat operas. Each book in the series includes a historyof the opera, a synopsis of the story, a complete libretto inits original language as well as in English, and dozens ofphotographs and drawings depicting great scenes, singers, performances, and more. Each book alsoincludes an excellent Angel/EMI recording of the entireopera on two CDs, as well as commentary from expertsin the field who guide you through the music as youlisten. All of this for less than twenty dollars
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April
The Personality Puzzle - David C. FunderWidely applauded for its balance of classic and contemporary theories of personality psychology, The Personality Puzzle returns in a Fourth Edition. Preserving the features that have set The Personality Puzzle apart- a sophisticated yet accessible approach, lively prose, and transparent analysis- the new edition has been meticulously updated in light of current studies, including evolutionary and cultural theory and behavioral genetics. Written by one of the most important scholars working in the discipline today, and priced significantly lower than its competitors, The Personality Puzzle remains