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The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy - Irvin D. Yalom, Molyn LeszczIn this completely revised and updated fifth edition of group psychotherapy’s standard text, Dr. Yalom and his collaborator present the most recent developments in the field, drawing on nearly a decade of new research as well as their broad clinical wisdom and expertise. Among the significant new topics: Online therapy Specialized groups Ethnocultural diversity Trauma Managed care Plus hundreds of new references and clinical vignettes
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Environmental and Natural Resource Economics - Thomas H. TietenbergWith a strong focus on public policy grounded in economic theory, this text introduces students to the field with its accessible style and integrated examples that provide crucial context for students. A new feature highlights debates on hot topics within the environmental community.
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Professional Guide to Diseases - Lippincott Williams & WilkinsProfessional Guide to Diseases, 7th Edition, is the newest edition of the health care professional's guide to disease management and patient care. This complete, yet concise, reference contains more than 600 disorders, including the latest developments on emerging diseases, such as West Nile encephalitis and antibiotic-resistant infections. The book's easy-to-use format presents comprehensive disease information ranging from causes, signs and symptoms, and diagnosis through treatment and special considerations. Helpful tips and charts, anatomic drawings, and other illustrations supplement the text.
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Ask, Thank, Tell: Improving Stewardship Ministry in Your Congregation - Charles R. LaneThe goal of this book, says author Charles Lane, is to perform a dramatic rescue of stewardship, freeing it from any connection whatsoever to paying the bills. When the Bible talks about stewardship it almost always talks about the intimate connection between how a person handles financial matters and that person's relationship with God. Stewardship is an intensely spiritual matter that lies close to a disciple's relationship with Jesus. The book is designed especially for use in congregational planning and study. Congregational stewardship leaders will come back to three foundational verbs - ask,
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Information Literacy Instruction: Theory and Practice - Esther S. Grassian, Joan R. KaplowitzLeaders in the field of information literacy, Esther S. Grassian and Joan R. Kaplowitz have revised, expanded, and updated their comprehensive guide to the theory and practice of library instruction. This second edition covers all aspects and modes of information literacy instruction, including history and psychology, as well as how to create and design teaching materials, how to use new technology to support pedagogy, and how to utilize new developments in the field since the publication of the previous edition. The recommended readings and exercises at the end of each chapter help put ideas and
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The Spirit of the Liturgy - Pope Benedict XVI, Jon SawardConsidered by Ratzinger devotees as his greatest work on the Liturgy, this profound and beautifully written treatment of the "great prayer of the Church" will help readers rediscover the Liturgy in all its hidden spiritual wealth and transcendent grandeur as the very center of our Christian life. In his own foreward to the book, Cardinal Ratzinger compares this work to a much earlier classic of the same title by Romano Guardini because Ratzinger feels that his insights here are similar with what Guardini achieved in his time regarding a renewed understanding of the Liturgy. "My purpose here is to
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Romans - Douglas J. Moo, David Weston Baker, Bill T. ArnoldThis book, part of the NIV Application Commentary Series, helps readers learn how the message of Romans can have the same powerful impact today that it did when it was first written.
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One Discipline, Four Ways: British, German, French, and American Anthropology - Fredrik Barth, Andre Gingrich, Robert Parkin, Sydel SilvermanOne Discipline, Four Ways offers the first book-length introduction to the history of each of the four major traditions in anthropology—British, German, French, and American. The result of lectures given by distinguished anthropologists Fredrik Barth, Andre Gingrich, Robert Parkin, and Sydel Silverman to mark the foundation of the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, this volume not only traces the development of each tradition but considers their impact on one another and assesses their future potentials. Moving from E. B. Taylor all the way through the development of modern fieldwork,
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Research in Education - John W. BestThis text provides comprehensive coverage of research methods and statistics in a readable and student-friendly format. A wide variety of methodologies including descriptive, experimental and quasi-experimental research, historical studies, qualitative methods, and single subject designs are covered. A complete range of research tools as well as descriptive and inferential statistics are also included, making this text the definitive resource for introductory research courses. "Research in Education" is divided into three parts: Part I, "Introduction to Educational Research," focuses on the
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Linear Algebra: Ideas and Applications - Richard C. PenneyAn introductory level linear algebra text for students who require an understanding of key algebraic concepts and their applications in such fields as science, engineering, and computer science.