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July
Mike Meyers' CompTIA A+ Guide: Essentials Lab Manual (Exam 220-601) - Mike MeyersThis textbook is intended for students in computing information systems or information technology who are studying to become PC technicians or desktop support specialists. It contains over 40 labs that challenge students to solve real-world problems using learned concepts.
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New Trends on Human-Computer Interaction: Research, Development, New Tools and Methods - José A. Macías, Antoni Granollers Saltiveri, Pedro M. LatorreThis book comprises a variety of breakthroughs and recent advances on Human- Computer Interaction (HCI) intended for both researchers and practitioners. Topics addressed here can be of interest for those people searching for last trends involving such a growing discipline. Important issues concerning this book includes cutti- edge topics such as Semantic Web Interfaces, Natural Language Processing and - bile Interaction, as well as new methodological trends such as Interface-Engineering techniques, User-Centred Design, Usability, Accessibility, Development Meth- ologiesandEmotionalUserInterfaces.
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Principles of Microeconomics - N. Gregory MankiwMankiw's Principles of Economics textbooks continue to be the most popular and widely used text in the economics classroom. PRINCIPLES OF MICROECONOMICS, 4th Edition features a strong revision of content in all 22 chapters while maintaining the clear and accessible writing style that is the hallmark of the highly respected author. The 4th edition also features an expanded instructor's resource package designed to assist instructors in course planning and classroom presentation and full integration of content with Aplia, the leading online Economics education program. In the 4th edition Greg Mankiw
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July
Abnormal Psychology - Deborah C. Beidel, Cynthia M. BulikIncludes a Study Guide that corresponds with the book.
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July
Human Rights and Development - Peter UvinIn Human Rights and Development, award-winning author Peter Uvin extends the examination of development aid and human rights violations that he presented in his book on the Rwandan genocide, Aiding Violence. Whereas that book is diagnostic, Human Rights and Development is prescriptive - a response to requests from development and human rights organizations to help them effect strategies for reducing conflict and improving human rights outcomes. By advocating a rights-based approach to development, Uvin shows how practitioners can surmount the tough ethical and human rights obstacles encountered in
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Veiled Sentiments: Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society (updated with a new preface) - Lila Abu-LughodUpdated Edition With a New Preface Lila Abu-Lughod lived with a community of Bedouins in the Western Desert of Egypt for nearly two years, studying gender relations and the oral lyric poetry through which women and young men express personal feelings. The poems are haunting, the evocation of emotional life vivid. But her analysis also reveals how deeply implicated poetry and sentiment are in the play of power and the maintenance of a system of social hierarchy. What begins as a puzzle about a single poetic genre becomes a reflection on the politics of sentiment and the relationship between
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July
Microbiology: Principles and Explorations - Jacquelyn G. BlackThis photo of Escherichia coli being attacked by bacteriophages highlights rapidly developing technologies for using phages to treat antibiotic resistant infections without destroying normal resident bacteria, and without side effects. Phages are also being used to detect and remove pathogens from our food supplies, both plant and animal.
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July
The Language of Composition: Reading - Writing - Rhetoric - Renee H. Shea, Lawrence Scanlon, Robin Dissin AufsesThe ideal book for the AP* English Language course. The Language of Composition is the first textbook built from the ground up to help students succeed in the new AP English Language course. Written by a team of experts with experience in both high school and college, this text focuses on teaching students the skills they need to read, write, and think at the college level. With practical advice on reading and writing and an extensive selection of readings — including essays, poetry, fiction, and visual texts that are both interesting and appropriate for a high school audience — The Language of
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July
Latin: An Intensive Course - Floyd L. Moreland, Rita M. FleischerThis is a comprehensive introduction to Latin forms and syntax, designed to train the student in reading ancient texts at an early stage.
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Destination Marketing Insights: How to Boost Performance, Increase Customers, and Maximize Market Share - Marshall E. MurdaughAcknowledged as an important travel industry resource by the Destination Marketing Association International, Destination Marketing Insights is the new groundbreaking book by leading tourism marketing expert and consultant Marshall Murdaugh. It features proven processes and procedures for increasing destination business performance for both CEOs (of convention & visitor bureaus and state & local tourism offices) and the numerous industry stakeholders they serve. Thirty-two chapter sections cover best business practices, case studies, and the author s special insights, for performance