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Research Papers - William Coyle, Joe LawFrom choosing the right topic to proofreading their finished work, RESEARCH PAPERS,15e helps students confidently tackle the process of creating a successful research paper, one step at a time. Featuring straightforward, step-by-step descriptions--each of which is supported by current examples and hands-on exercises--this edition offers today's students an unparalleled writing resource. In keeping with the authors' commitment to providing the most user-friendly and up-to-date writing manual on the market, students will also find the very latest information on documentation styles, including the
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Marketing Channels - Anne Coughlan, Erin Anderson, Louis W. Stern, Adel El-AnsaryFor advanced undergraduate and/or graduate-level courses in Distribution Channels, Marketing Channels or Marketing Systems.Marketing Channels shows students how to design, develop, maintain and manage effective relationships among worldwide marketing channels to achieve sustainable competitive advantage by using strategic and managerial frames of reference.
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Polymer Science and Technology - Robert O. EbeweleThis text covers the fundamentals of the science in a simple way. The book is divided into three main parts: part one explains polymer fundamentals; part two discusses the preparation of polymers from monomers and the transformation of polymers into useful everyday articles; and part three examines the properties and applications of polymers. The author emphasizes basic, qualitative comprehension of concepts, rather than rote memorization or detailed mathematical analysis, and examines various stages involved in the production of the finished product and their influence on its properties. Chapter
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Principles of Operations Management - Jay H. HeizerThis introduction to operations management presents a state-of-the-art view of the primary activities of the operations function in organizations. New chapters on Global Operations and Supply Chain Management, a free CD-ROM is packaged with every book and comprehensive web site support is provided. This paperback text has the same 17 core chapters as Heizer/Render's Operations Management, 5/e but does not have the 6 quantitative modules. Part of the JIT program.
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The Algorithm Design Manual - Steven S. SkienaThis volume helps take some of the "mystery" out of identifying and dealing with key algorithms. Drawing heavily on the author's own real-world experiences, the book stresses design and analysis. Coverage is divided into two parts, the first being a general guide to techniques for the design and analysis of computer algorithms. The second is a reference section, which includes a catalog of the 75 most important algorithmic problems. By browsing this catalog, readers can quickly identify what the problem they have encountered is called, what is known about it, and how they should proceed if they
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My Second University: Memories from Romanian Communist Prisons - Dan L. Dusleag, Stanciu StroiaHow does one adjust to undeserved captivity, survive, attempt to return to normalcy, and succeed? "My Second University" tells that story, one with universal resonance, reminding us of the strength of the human spirit when faced with adversity. Stanciu Stroia, M.D. (1904-1987), was president of his medical school class, a pioneer in internal medicine, and a hospital director. Following the Communist takeover of Romania in 1945, he refused to join the party, suffering professional humiliation and political persecution. He was arrested in 1951 and sentenced to seven years in prison; his estate was
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Intermediate Microeconomics and Its Applications - Walter NicholsonAfter a rigorous update of Problem Sets and Applications, Intermediate Microeconomics and Its Application is now available in its Eighth Edition. As with previous editions, this text still offers the most clear and concise introduction to economic analysis of how markets operate. The authorAEs streamlined approach to the material, and lively new discussions offer students a textbook that is easy to learn from and interesting to read. Instructors will like the additions to the Further Topics section, which offer an up-to-date presentation of new topics in microeconomics."
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Recognition of Child Abuse for the Mandated Reporter - Angelo P. GiardinoThe revised third edition of this book is a must for teachers, nurses, social workers, daycare workers, law enforcement agencies, and all other mandated reporters of child abuse. Completely updated, this widely acclaimed practical reference helps mandated reporters fulfill their legal and ethical responsibility to report child abuse with a high level of confidence and effectiveness. Written by experts from multiple disciplines, the text incorporates proven approaches for distinguishing possible abuse from conditions that mimic abuse, conducting necessary interviews and examinations, documenting
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U.S. History Matters: A Student Guide to U.S. History Online - Kelly Schrum, Roy Rosenzweig, Alan GevinsonBased on the popular "History Matters" Web site developed by the Center for History and New Media, this unique resource combines reviews of 250 of the most useful and reliable U.S. history Web sites with an introduction that guides students in locating, evaluating, and correctly citing online sources. Chosen and annotated by a group of Internet-savvy scholars, the Web sites offer opportunities for researching broad themes as well as special topics and regions. They feature a range of sources, including primary documents, maps, art, photographs, statistics, and audio and video recordings. The
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Functional Performance in Older Adults - Bette R. Bonder, Vanina Dal Bello-Haas"The contributors represent diverse disciplines, however their messages create a coherent, integrated work of universal interest and application. I highly recommend the use of this text for allied health students who are studying geriatric rehabilitation and for clinicians who wish to renew their knowledge."--Carole Knight, MEd, OTR/L, Occupational Therapy in Health Care Journal, Volume 16, Number 2/3 February 2003, review of the 2nd Edition. The ideal resource for rehabilitation professionals who are working with or preparing to work with older adults! It describes the normal aging process,