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May
The Psychology Book - Nigel C. Benson, Joannah Ginsburg, Voula Grand, Merrin Lazyan, Marcus Weeks, Catherine CollinClearly explaining more than 100 groundbreaking ideas in the field, The Psychology Book uses accessible text and easy-to-follow graphics and illustrations to explain the complex theoretical and experimental foundations of psychology. From its philosophical roots through behaviorism, psychotherapy, and developmental psychology, The Psychology Book looks at all the greats from Pavlov and Skinner to Freud and Jung, and is an essential reference for students and anyone with an interest in how the mind works.
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May
Biostatistics: A Methodology for the Health Sciences - Gerald van BelleA respected introduction to biostatistics, thoroughly updated and revisedThe first edition of Biostatistics: A Methodology for the Health Sciences has served professionals and students alike as a leading resource for learning how to apply statistical methods to the biomedical sciences. This substantially revised Second Edition brings the book into the twenty-first century for today's aspiring and practicing medical scientist. This versatile reference provides a wide-ranging look at basic and advanced biostatistical concepts and methods in a format calibrated to individual interests and levels of
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May
Constitutional Values: Governmental Power and Individual Freedoms - Daniel E. Hall, John FeldmeierThis work examines both constitutional law and civil liberties using narrative, cases and real-world interpretations. It introduces readers to the underlying political structure of the American judiciary and explores the constitutional foundations for governmental authority, and the status of individual rights.
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May
Essential Image Processing and GIS for Remote Sensing - Jian Guo Liu, Philippa Mason"Essential Image Processing and GIS for Remote Sensing" is anaccessible overview of the subject and successfully draws togetherthese three key areas in a balanced and comprehensive manner. Thebook provides an overview of essential techniques and a selectionof key case studies in a variety of application areas. Key concepts and ideas are introduced in a clear and logicalmanner and described through the provision of numerous relevantconceptual illustrations. Mathematical detail is kept to a minimumand only referred to where necessary for ease of understanding.Such concepts are explained through
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May
Global Political Economy: Understanding the International Economic Order - Robert GilpinThis book is the eagerly awaited successor to Robert Gilpin's 1987 "The Political Economy of International Relations," the classic statement of the field of international political economy that continues to command the attention of students, researchers, and policymakers. The world economy and political system have changed dramatically since the 1987 book was published. The end of the Cold War has unleashed new economic and political forces, and new regionalisms have emerged. Computing power is increasingly an impetus to the world economy, and technological developments have changed and are
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May
The Handbook of Fixed Income Securities - Frank J. Fabozzi, Steven V. MannProvides facts and formulas for analyzing, valuing, and managing fixed income instruments and their derivatives in the marketplace. This work is suitable for institutional investors, portfolio managers, financial analysts, and those requiring access to information on the global fixed income marketplace.
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May
The Odyssey - Homer, Robert Fagles, Bernard KnoxRobert Fagles's stunning modern-verse translation-available at last in our black-spine classics line The Odyssey is literature's grandest evocation of everyman's journey through life. In the myths and legends that are retold here, renowned translator Robert Fagles has captured the energy and poetry of Homer's original in a bold, contemporary idiom and given us an Odyssey to read aloud, to savor, and to treasure for its sheer lyrical mastery. This is an Odyssey to delight both the classicist and the general reader, and to captivate a new generation of Homer's students. For more than sixty-five