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Introduction to Philosophy: Classical and Contemporary Readings - John R. Perry, Michael E. BratmanIntroduction to Philosophy, 3/e is the most comprehensive topically organized collection of classical and contemporary philosophy available. Ideal for introductory philosophy courses, the third edition of this classic text now includes a general introduction and features eighteen selections new to this volume and an expanded glossary of philosophical terms. A serious and challenging work, it includes sections on the meaning of life, God and evil, epistemology, philosophy of science, the mind/body problem, freedom of will, consciousness, ethics, and philosophical puzzles. This exceptionally
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Calculus: The Classic Edition - Earl W. SwokowskiThis is a reprint of "Calculus, 5th Edition" by the same author.
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Lithics: Macroscopic Approaches to Analysis - William Andrefsky Jr.This fully updated and revised edition of William Andrefsky Jr's ground-breaking manual on lithic analysis is designed for students and professional archaeologists. It explains the fundamental principles of the measurement, recording and analysis of stone tools and stone tool production debris. Introducing the reader to lithic raw materials, classification, terminology and key concepts, the volume comprehensively explores methods and techniques, presenting detailed case studies of lithic analysis from around the world. It also examines new emerging techniques and includes a new section on stone
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Calculus: Early Transcendental Functions - Ron Larson, Robert P. Hostetler, Bruce H. EdwardsDesigned for the three-semester engineering calculus course, Calculus: Early Transcendental Functions, 4/e, continues to offer instructors and students innovative teaching and learning resources. Two primary objectives guided the authors in the revision of this book: to develop precise, readable materials for students that clearly define and demonstrate concepts and rules of calculus; and to design comprehensive teaching resources for instructors that employ proven pedagogical techniques and save time. The Larson/Hostetler/Edwards Calculus program offers a solution to address the needs of any
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The Oxford Handbook of Bioethics - Bonnie SteinbockBonnie Steinbock presents the authoritative, state-of-the-art guide to current issues in bioethics, covering 30 topics in original essays by some of the world's leading figures in the field, as well as by some newer 'up-and-comers'.
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Differential Equations and Linear Algebra - Charles Henry Edwards, David E. PenneyOffers a treatment of differential equations together with the linear algebra topics that students need. This text discusses mathematical modeling of real-world phenomena, with a computational and qualitative approach, presenting figures, examples, problems, and applications. It is useful for courses in Differential Equations and Linear Algebra.
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Basic Antennas: Understanding Practical Antennas and Design - Joel R. HallasBasic Antennas is a comprehensive introduction to antennas--basic concepts, practical designs, and details of easy-to-build antennas. You ll learn how to make antennas that really work! This book will provide a foundation in antenna theory and design necessary for anyone undertaking more advanced topics such as those presented in The ARRL Antenna Book. Includes: Dipole Antennas, Antenna Impedance, Transmission Lines, Practical Two Element Arrays, Wideband and Multiband Antennas Reflector Antennas, Yagis for HF and VHF, Loop Antennas, Antennas for Microwave Applications, Vehicle Antennas, Antenna
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The Country Between Us - Carolyn ForchéThe book opens with a series of poems about El Salvador, where Forché worked as a journalist and was closely involved with the political struggle in that tortured country in the late 1970's. Forché's other poems also tend to be personal, immediate, and moving. Perhaps the final effect of her poetry is the image of a sensitive, brave, and engaged young woman who has made her life a journey. She has already traveled to many places, as these poems indicate, but beyond that is the sense of someone who is, in Ignazio Silone's words, coming from far and going far.
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The Speckled Band - Arthur Conan DoyleThe Adventure of the Speckled Band is one of 56 short stories & 4 novels written by Arthur Conan Doyle featuring his fictional detective Sherlock Holmes. The Speckled Band is included in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes. Helen Stoner consults Sherlock Holmes about the death of her twin sister, Julia, who died before her wedding, crying that: "it was the Speckled Band!" Holmes must investigate their mother's estate and the unpleasant Dr. Roylott, Helen's stepfather, who allows gypsies to camp on his estate and has both a cheetah and a baboon running amok in the grounds. But can Helen be
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C# 2005 For Dummies - Stephen Randy Davis, Chuck SpharC# is Microsoft's object-oriented programming language designed for improving productivity in the development of Web applicationsFully revised for C# 2005, this book begins with creating a C# program, then moves into C# and object-oriented programming fundamentals, Windows programming with C# and Visual Studio, and debugging and error handlingA friendly, conversational approach to understanding C# is certain to get readers quickly creating applicationsThe CD-ROM contains all the sample code in the book as well as bonus materials