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A-Level Physics - Roger MuncasterThe fourth edition helps bridge the gap between GCSE and A Level Physics for your students of all different abilities, reflecting the different experience and knowledge of students coming to A Level Physics from GCSE.
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August
Philosophy in the Flesh: The Embodied Mind and its Challenge to Western Thought - George Lakoff, Mark JohnsonWhat are human beings like? How is knowledge possible? What is truth? Where do moral values come from? Questions like these have stood at the center of Western philosophy for centuries. In addressing them, philosophers have made certain fundamental assumptions—that we can know our own minds by introspection, that most of our thinking about the world is literal, and that reason is disembodied and universal—that are now called into question by well-established results of cognitive science. It has been shown empirically that:Most thought is unconscious. We have no direct conscious access to the
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The Golden Age: Readings in Russian Literature of the Nineteenth Century - Sandra F. RosengrantIntroduces readers to the highlights of Russian literature of the nineteeth century while simultaneously teaching them to read. It contains, in addition to the readings themselves, an English introduction to each author and proficiency-oriented activities.
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You Decide!: Applying the Bill of Rights to Real Cases (Teacher Guide) - George Bundy SmithGet students really engaged with the Bill of Rights.have them make court decisions based upon it! Designed to acquaint students with the origin of the Bill of Rights and its effects on historical cases, this interactive workbook will help students form their own opinions and perspectives. Moving through each of the first 10 amendments, summaries of court cases illustrate the point; critical thinking questions follow. Vocabulary lessons ensure unfamiliar words are learned, while notes explain the origins for the clauses. 134 reproducible pages, softcover. Grades 6-12+.
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Design for Electrical and Computer Engineers: Theory, Concepts, and Practice - Ralph Ford, Chris Coulston, Chris S. CoulstonThis book is written for students and teachers engaged in electrical and computer engineering (ECE) design projects, primarily in the senior year. It guides students and faculty through the steps necessary for the successful execution of design projects. The objective of the text is to provide a treatment of the design process in ECE with a sound academic basis that is integrated with practical application. It has a strong guiding vision -- that a solid understanding of the Design Process, Design Tools, and the right mix of Professional Skills are critical for project and career success. This text
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BRS Pathology - Arthur S. Schneider, Sandra I. Kim, Philip A. Szanto, Todd A. SwansonNow in its updated Third Edition, BRS Pathology is an excellent preparatory review for course exams or the USMLE Step 1. Chapters parallel most standard pathology texts and each chapter ends with a review test. Topics covered include general and basic pathology, major concepts of disease processes, and systemic pathology surveying principal disorders of each organ system. A comprehensive examination at the end of the book contains 500 USMLE-format questions. USMLE questions have all been updated to current USMLE format. The text is written in outline format for effective review. Icons indicate
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MKTG - Charles W. Lamb Jr., Joseph F. Hair Jr., Carl D. McDanielCreated through a "student-tested, faculty-approved" review process with students and faculty, MKTG5 is an engaging and accessible solution to accommodate the diverse lifestyles of today's learners.
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Film and Comic Books - Mark JancovichIn "Film and Comic Books" contributors analyze the problems of adapting one medium to another; the translation of comics aesthetics into film; audience expectations, reception, and reaction to comic book-based films; and the adaptation of films into comics. A wide range of comic/film adaptations are explored, including superheroes (Spider-Man), comic strips ("Dick Tracy"), realist and autobiographical comics ("American Splendor," "Ghost World"), and photo-montage comics (Mexico's "El Santo"). Essayists discuss films beginning with the 1978 "Superman." That success led filmmakers to adapt a
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The Origins and Development of the English Language - Thomas Pyles, John AlgeoUpdated to reflect current research and rewritten to further enhance the clarity of presentation, the fifth edition of this best-seller continues to take a linguistic-analysis approach as well and focus on the facts of language rather than theoretical approaches.
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9-11 - Noam Chomsky, Greg Ruggiero, Marili Margomenou, Miguel Mora, Natalie Levisalles, Il Manifesto, Hartford Courant, David Barsamian, Radio B92, Elise Fried, Peter Kreysler, Gionarle del Popolo, Michael AlbertIn 9-11, Noam Chomsky comments on the September 11th attacks, the new war on terrorism, Osama bin Laden, U.S. involvement with Afghanistan, media control, and the long-term implications of America's military attacks abroad. Informed by his deep understanding of the gravity of these issues and the global stakes, 9-11 demonstrates Chomsky's impeccable knowledge of U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East and South Asia, and sheds light on the rapidly shifting balance of world power. Speaking out against escalating violence, Chomsky critically examines the United States' own foreign policy record and