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June
Foreign Policy: Theories, Actors, Cases - Steve Smith, Amelia Hadfield, Michael W. Doyle, Tim Dunneis, Rosemary Foot, Valerie M. Hudson, Yuen Foong Khong, Steven L. Lamy, Michael Mastanduno, Amrita Narlikar, Piers Robinson, Tim Dunne, James N. Rosneau, BrThis major new textbook introduces students to the dynamic and evolving field of foreign policy. Opening with a consideration of different theoretical and historical perspectives, it then focuses on a range of actors and the goals they seek to advance. The book ends with a series of case studies on issues and crises relating to a wide range of different countries. Given the growing significance of foreign policy in the post-9/11 world, Foreign Policy: Theories, Actors, Cases is a timely and indispensable resource for all foreign policy students.
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June
Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era - James M. McPhersonFilled with fresh interpretations and information, puncturing old myths and challenging new ones, Battle Cry of Freedom will unquestionably become the standard one-volume history of the Civil War. James McPherson's fast-paced narrative fully integrates the political, social, and military events that crowded the two decades from the outbreak of one war in Mexico to the ending of another at Appomattox. Packed with drama and analytical insight, the book vividly recounts the momentous episodes that preceded the Civil War--the Dred Scott decision, the Lincoln-Douglas debates, John Brown's raid on
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June
Connecting Young Adults And Libraries: A How-to-Do-It Manual For Librarians - Patrick Jones, Tricia SuellentropRespected YA services consultant Patrick Jones has teamed up with two of today's most popular YA workshop leaders to redesign, update, and expand the "bible" of YA service. Addressing every aspect of library service to teens, the book's twelve chapters cover customer service, collections, booktalking, programming, spaces, promotion, technology, youth involvement, and more. Chapters filled with hundreds of "best practices" culled from the authors' workshop presentations, ready-to-use forms, checklists, and documents--teen secret shopper forms, teen information literacy handouts, reading interest
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June
The Road to Somewhere: A Creative Writing Companion - Robert Graham, Heather Leach, Helen Newall, John Singleton, Julie ArmstrongThe Writing Student's Companion is designed to provide students with a comprehensive, lively and interesting guide to the writer's life. It examines the contemporary experience of the learner-writer, deals with elements of craft and explores the skills and knowledge needed to develop as a writer. It is written by a team of published writers, who all have wide experience of teaching creative writing in higher education.
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June
Economics of the Public Sector - Joseph E. StiglitzProfessor Stiglitz builds on the book s classic strengths: an integrated approach to public economics, a readable and inviting style, and careful attention to real-world problems and applications."
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June
How the Immune System Works (How It Works) - Lauren M. SompayracIn this edition, the author presents different aspects of the immune system independently then how each works together. It includes new updates on the pathophysiology of immunology in an engaging style for quick and easy learning.
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June
Soundscapes: Exploring Music in a Changing World - Kay Kaufman ShelemaySoundscapes breaks new ground by organizing the study of world music according to its cultural significance, rather than by geography alone. The Second Edition provides even better coverage of the cultures surrounding the music and focuses more closely on honing students listening skills. The Second Edition also features a striking new design, new chapter organization, and expanded listening guides. This edition also includes three accompanying audio CDs, which contain over seventy performances discussed in the text and outlined in the listening guides. This edition contains both the textbook and
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June
A Course for Teaching English Learners - Lynne T. Diaz-RicoA Course for Teaching English Learners will equip teachers to work with English language learners, balancing fundamental principles with practical classroom techniques. A Course for Teaching English Learners ensures that both pre- and in-service teachers alike are adequately prepared to work with English language learners by offering in a single volume a wealth of background principles underlying the cultural, linguistic, and sociocultural contexts and foundations of learning and by providing a comprehensive framework that doesn't only focus on reading and writing. Unlike other texts, the CTEL
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June
Temper Democratic - Humphrey McQueenTemper Democratic is an irreverent reflection on the idea of a classless Australia - its achievements, its limitations and its opponents. Humphrey McQueen explains why no news is best, scorns a national flag, turns the logic of multiculturalism against ethnic chauvinists and advances a wicked redemption of political correctness.