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June
Reading Our Lives: The Poetics of Growing Old - William L. Randall, Elizabeth McKimDrawing on research in numerous disciplines, this book presents a vision of ageing that promises to accommodate such time-honoured concepts as wisdom and spirituality, one that understands aging as a matter not merely of getting old but of consciously growing old.
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June
Arduino Workshop: A Hands-On Introduction with 65 Projects - John BoxallLearn the Basics, Build the Projects, Create Your Own The Arduino is a cheap, flexible, open source microcontroller platform designed to make it easy for hobbyists to use electronics in homemade projects. With an almost unlimited range of input and output add-ons, sensors, indicators, displays, motors, and more, the Arduino offers you countless ways to create devices that interact with the world around you. In Arduino Workshop, you'll learn how these add-ons work and how to integrate them into your own projects. You'll start off with an overview of the Arduino system but quickly move on to
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June
The Study Guide for Developing Person Through the Life Span - Kathleen Stassen BergerEach chapter includes a review of key concepts, guided study questions, and section reviews that encourage students’ active participation in the learning process; two practice tests and a challenge test help them assess their mastery of the material.  Applications and observational activities are also included.
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June
Angels and Insects - A.S. ByattThese two fascinating novellas, like A. S. Byatt's Booker Prize-winning novel Possession, are set in the mid-nineteenth century, weaving fact and fiction, reality and romance. "Morpho Eugenia" is a lively Gothic fable of the Earthly Paradise, of the Victorian obsession with Darwinian theories of breeding and sexuality and the parallels between insect and human society - the capture and taming of nature, whether it be a young woman in a country house or a rare butterfly, gleaming in the forests of the Amazon. "The Conjugial Angel" concerns Tennyson's In Memoriam, published in 1850, mourning the
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June
The Mind's New Science: A History Of The Cognitive Revolution - Howard GardnerThe first full-scale history of cognitive science, this work addresses a central issue: What is the nature of knowledge?
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June
Risk: Evaluation, Management and Sharing - Louis Eeckhoudt, Christian GollierWritten in textbook style, the book divides into three core but interrelated parts: the evaluation of risky situations, individual decisions under conditions of uncertainty, and the markets for risk. Drawing on theoretical microfoundations, game theory and utility theory the authors analyze the concept of risk, its evaluation, management and dispersal, with specific application to insurance and finance.
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June
Fundamentals of Corporate Finance - Jonathan Berk, Peter DeMarzoKEY BENEFIT: Fundamentals of Corporate Finance’s applied perspective cements students’ understanding of the modern-day core principles by equipping students with a problem-solving methodology and profiling real-life financial management practices, all within a clear valuation framework. Financial statement analysis, the valuation principles, NPV and the time value of money, interest rates, bonds, investment decision rules, capital budgeting, valuing stocks, debt financing, payout policy, financial planning, insurance and risk management, and international corporate finance. MARKET: For business
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June
Biology - Sylvia S. MaderHow do you make a great text even better? . By creating new art and photographs and enhancing the multimedia and supplements package.The new seventh edition of "Biology" by best-selling author/expert Sylvia Mader, has integrated outstanding new elements giving it a quality unmatched by any other biology text. With its complete, comprehensive coverage of core biology concepts, students at all levels will benefit from its use.For more than 20 years Dr. Mader has successfully helped students learn the structure and function of the human body. A brilliant and prolific writer, Dr. Mader was a respected
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June
Essentials Of Psychiatry - Jerald Kay, Allan Tasman"Essentials of Psychiatry" provides a synopsis of the most critical material in the field of psychiatry. It covers the whole field, including assessment of the patient, definitions of each disorder, all treatment options and prognosis. The phenomenological classification of disorders is based on the APA's "DSM-IV-TR: Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders." This is followed by full treatment plans for each condition and a review of each therapy option in a dedicated therapeutics section. Provides all the clinical information needed by psychiatry trainees to complete their residency
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June
Greek Lyric Poetry - M.L. WestThe Greek lyric, elegiac and iambic poets of the two centuries from 650 to 450 BCE - Archilochus and Alcman, Sappho and Mimnermus, Anacreon, Simonides, and the rest - produced some of the finest poetry of antiquity, perfect in form, spontaneous in expression, reflecting all the joys and anxieties of their personal lives and of the societies in which they lived. This new poetic translation seeks to capture the nuances of meaning and the whole spirit of this poetry. It is not merely a selection but covers all the surviving poems and intelligible fragments, apart from the works of Pindar and