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May
Hematology in Practice - Betty CieslaAn Instructor's Resource Disk () - which includes a Brownstone test generator, a PowerPoint presentation, and an image bank - is available to adopters. This innovative new text provides students with an understanding of hematology in the context of practical laboratory practice and principles. Author Betty Ciesla, an educator of both MLT and MT students, has infused this text with her visually descriptive language to guide the reader to mastery of this sometimes daunting subject matter. Foundational information is clearly presented, allowing students to expand their knowledge base once they
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May
Evaluation of Human Work - John R. Wilson, Nigel CorlettCovers every aspect of human work and is carefully designed and written to accompany and complement other texts on ergonomics and human factors principles and theory. DLC: Ergonomics.
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May
Designing Qualitative Research - Catherine  MarshallThe Fourth Edition of this best-selling text, Designing Qualitative Research, once again provides pragmatic guidance for developing and successfully defending proposals for qualitative inquiry. With expanded coverage of ethics, analysis processes, and approaches, authors Catherine Marshall and Gretchen B. Rossman, have updated this highly popular text to reflect the advances and challenges presented by provocative developments and new applications since the previous edition.
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May
Common Sense - Thomas PaineThroughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves—and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, war and revolution. They have enlightened, outraged, provoked and comforted. They have enriched lives—and destroyed them. Published anonymously in 1776, six months before the Declaration of Independence, Thomas Paine’s Common Sense was a radical and impassioned call for America to free itself from British rule and set up an independent republican government. Savagely attacking hereditary kingship and aristocratic institutions, Paine urged a new
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May
The Little, Brown Handbook, APA Update with CD - H. Ramsey FowlerThe Little, Brown Handbook has always addressed both the most current and the recurrent needs of composition teachers and students while remaining an accessible reference and a comprehensive classroom text. The eighth edition continues that tradition by offering greatly expanded coverage of writing and researching with computers, smaller chapters for large subjects such as the writing process and research writing, and in numerable improvements in all other material.
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May
Survival in Auschwitz - Primo Levi, Stuart J. Woolf, Philip RothIn 1943, Primo Levi, a twenty-five-year-old chemist and "Italian citizen of Jewish race," was arrested by Italian fascists and deported from his native Turin to Auschwitz. Survival in Auschwitz is Levi's classic account of his ten months in the German death camp, a harrowing story of systematic cruelty and miraculous endurance. Remarkable for its simplicity, restraint, compassion, and even wit, Survival in Auschwitz remains a lasting testament to the indestructibility of the human spirit.
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May
Rapid Development: Taming Wild Software Schedules - Steve McConnellA fundamental software engineering project management guide based on the practical requirements of "Taming Wild Software Schedules". Emphasizes possible, realistic and "best practice" approaches for managers, technical leads and self-managed teams. The author emphasizes efficient development concepts with an examination of rapid development strategies and a study of classic mistakes, within the context of software-development fundamentals and risk management. Dissects the core issues of rapid development, lifecycle planning, estimation and scheduling. Contains very good and practical discussions
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May
Somebody Else's Kids - Torey L. Hayden"Were all just somebody else's kids . . . " A small seven-year-old boy who couldn't speak except to repeat weather forecasts and other people's words . . . A beautiful little girl of seven who had been brain damaged by terrible parental beatings and was so ashamed because she couldn't learn to read . . . A violently angry ten-year-old who had seen his stepmother murder his father and had been sent from one foster home to another . . . A shy twelve-year-old from a Catholic school which put her out when she became pregnant . . . "What do we matter?" "Why do you care?" They were four problem
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May
An Introduction to the World's Oceans - Keith A. SverdrupAn Introduction to the World's Oceans, Ninth Edition is an introductory oceanography text intended for students without a background in mathematics, chemistry, physics, geology, or biology. It emphasizes the role of basic scientific principles in helping understand the processes that govern the ocean and the earth. A major objective of the text is to stimulate student interest and curiosity by blending contemporary information and research with basic principles to form an integrated introduction to the sciences of the oceans. To keep the text as current as possible, the authors conduct their own
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May
The Limits of Racial Domination: Plebeian Society in Colonial Mexico City, 1660-1720 - R. Douglas Cope, Douglas CopeChallenges the traditional view of castas (members of the caste system created by Spanish overlords) as alienated and dominated by a desire to improve their status. This text argues that instead, social control by the Spanish rested on patron-client networks.