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Essentials of Human Anatomy &Physiology - Elaine Nicpon MariebNow in its Tenth Edition, Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology continues to set the standard for short-course A&P texts. Its dramatically updated art program, more streamlined presentation of material, and integration of chapter objectives will help you better visualize and understand the structure and function of the human body. Elaine Marieb's clear and friendly writing style emphasizes the relevance of anatomy & physiology to your life and future career. The book clarifies concepts, defines key terms, and offers just the right balance of anatomy, physiology, and clinical
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June
The French Revolution and Napoleonic Era - Owen ConnellyThe French Revolution and Napoleonic Era This third edition has been updated to reflect scholarship on a complex epoch. It aims to give students the generally accepted "story" of the era, and furnish them with the basic knowledge to put in context the more sophisticated works listed in the bibliography. Full description
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June
Taking Sides: Clashing Views in Social Psychology - Jason A. NierTaking Sides: Clashing Views in Social Psychology presents current controversial issues in a debate-style format designed to stimulate student interest and develop critical thinking skills. Each issue is thoughtfully framed with an issue summary, an issue introduction, and a postscript. An instructor's manual with testing material is available for each volume. Using Taking Sides in the Classroom is also an excellent instructor resource with practical suggestions on incorporating this effective approach in the classroom. Each Taking Sides reader features an annotated listing of selected World Wide
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June
Statistical Thermophysics - Harry S. RobertsonBased on the Gibbs maximum- entropy formalism, this statistical mechanics text offers the most direct, precise, and comprehensible foundation for the development of thermal physics, both macroscopic and statistical. Presenting a general entropy- maximizing variational principle for thermostatics and equilibrium statistical mechanics, the book also covers modern topics of phase transitions, critical phenomena, renormalization, interacting systems, and more. Of interest to physical chemists and professional physicists who need to update their reference libraries.
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Fit for Developing Software: Framework for Integrated Tests - Rick Mugridge, Ward CunninghamFIT for Developing Software Addresses the interface between customers/testers/analysts and programmers. This book is useful for a range of people whose shared goal is improving team communications. Full description
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Statistical Models: Theory and Practice - David A. FreedmanThis lively and engaging textbook explains the things you have to know in order to read empirical papers in the social and health sciences, as well as the techniques you need to build statistical models of your own. The author, David A. Freedman, explains the basic ideas of association and regression, and takes you through the current models that link these ideas to causality. The focus is on applications of linear models, including generalized least squares and two-stage least squares, with probits and logits for binary variables. The bootstrap is developed as a technique for estimating bias and
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History of Chinese Philosophy, Volume 2: The Period of Classical Learning from the Second Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D - Fung Yu-LanSince its original publication in Chinese in the 1930s, this work has been accepted by Chinese scholars as the most important contribution to the study of their country's philosophy. In 1952 the book was published by Princeton University Press in an English translation by the distinguished scholar of Chinese history, Derk Bodde, "the dedicated translator of Fung Yu-lan's huge history of Chinese philosophy" ("New York Times Book Review"). Available for the first time in paperback, it remains the most complete work on the subject in any language. Volume I covers the period of the philosophers, from
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Software and Hardware Engineering: Motorola M68hc12 - Fredrick M. CadySoftware and Hardware Engineering: Motorola M68HC12 is the second in a series of processor-specific texts designed to stand alone or to accompany Cady's previous book, Microcontrollers and Microcomputers: Principles of Software and Hardware Engineering (OUP 1998). This two-text concept provides coverage of the general principles of software and hardware design. This accompanying processor-specific volume allows professors to choose a particular microcontroller for their course/laboratory work.