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August
Infinitesimal Calculus - James M. Henle, Eugene M. KleinbergIntroducing calculus at the basic level, this text covers hyperreal numbers and hyperreal line, continuous functions, integral and differential calculus, fundamental theorem, infinite sequences and series, infinite polynomials, topology of the real line, and standard calculus and sequences of functions. Only high school mathematics needed. 1979 edition.
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August
Flowers for Algernon - Daniel KeyesWARNING: This book has the same title as the first version of this story, but is the longer -and not suitable for children- extended version. Do not confuse with the original work. With more than five million copies sold, Flowers for Algernon is the beloved, classic story of a mentally disabled man whose experimental quest for intelligence mirrors that of Algernon, an extraordinary lab mouse. In poignant diary entries, Charlie tells how a brain operation increases his IQ and changes his life. As the experimental procedure takes effect, Charlie's intelligence expands until it surpasses that of the
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August
Human Resources Management and Supervision: Competency Guide - National Restaurant Association Educational FoundationThe NRAEF is introducing a new program as part of its strategic focus on recruitment and retention. This new management training certification program is based on a set of competencies defined by the restaurant, foodservice and hospitality industry as those needed for success. NRAEF ManageFirst Program leads to a new credential, ManageFirst Professional (MFP), which is part of our industry career ladder. This competency-based program includes 12 topics, each with a competency guide, exam, instructor resources and certificate. Students earn a certificate for each exam passed. The topics and exams
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August
Sexing the Body: Gender Politics and the Construction of Sexuality - Anne Fausto-SterlingWhy do some people prefer heterosexual love while others fancy the same sex? Is sexual identity biologically determined or a product of convention? In this brilliant and provocative book, the acclaimed author of Myths of Gender argues that even the most fundamental knowledge about sex is shaped by the culture in which scientific knowledge is produced.Drawing on astonishing real-life cases and a probing analysis of centuries of scientific research, Fausto-Sterling demonstrates how scientists have historically politicized the body. In lively and impassioned prose, she breaks down three key dualisms
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August
McQuail's Mass Communication Theory - Denis McQuailThe Fifth Edition of this bestselling textbook provides a comprehensive, non-technical introduction to the range of approaches to understanding mass communication. Fully revised, and with new student-friendly features, McQuail's Mass Communication Theory offers an integrated treatment of the major components of mass communication - the sender, the message, and the audience; considers all the diverse forms of mass communication in contemporary societies - television, radio, newspapers, film, music, the Internet and other forms of new media; and demonstrates how theories of mass communication relate
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August
The SIOP Model for Teaching Science to English Learners - Deborah J. Short, MaryEllen Vogt, Jana A. EchevarriaEnhance your Science content instruction with the SIOP Model and transform the academic English and science skills of your English learners. Based on the best-selling resource, "Making Content Comprehensible for English Learners: The SIOP Model" by acclaimed authors Jana Echevarria, MaryEllen Vogt, and Deborah Short; teachers, coaches, and intervention teachers have access to research-based, SIOP-tested techniques for lessons specifically for the science classroom. This highly anticipated book, "The SIOP Model for Teaching Science to English Learners" addresses the issues faced in teaching science
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August
Sociological Theory - George RitzerPresenting sociological theory, this text gives readers an overview of the major theorists and schools of sociological thought. It integrates key theories with biographical sketches of theorists, and theories are placed in their historical and intellectual context to help students to understand the original works of the theorists.
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August
Curriculum Alignment: Research-Based Strategies for Increasing Student Achievement - David A. SquiresThis resource offers school administrators and curriculum specialists practical guidance for aligning curriculum and instruction with state standards and assessments to improve teaching and learning.
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August
Management Accounting [With Infotrac] - Don R. HansenMANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING, 7th Edition integrates coverage of both functional-based management topics (such as job-order and process costing) and activity-based management topics (such as strategic cost analysis, activity-based tactical decision making, productivity measurement and control, quality cost management, theory of constraints, process value analysis and international topics). This approach emphasizes that changing conditions often require a change in cost management systems.
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August
Global Political Economy - John RavenhillThis new edited textbook brings together leading international experts to provide an authoritative introduction to the major subject areas on undergraduate courses in global political economy. It is a 'stand-alone' textbook that deals with central themes and issues as well as outlining different theoretical global trade and production, global finance and the consequences of globalization. It is divided by subject area into 4 sections for ease of navigation, and then sub-divided into chapters, each of which has been specifically written for this book. Carefully edited by John Ravenhill, the