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September
Shigley's Mechanical Engineering Design - Richard G. Budynas, J. Keith NisbettMaintaining the basic approaches in machine design, this work combines the straightforward focus on fundamentals with an emphasis on design and applications. It includes ARIS, which have algorithmic problems, and a case study on power transmission. It also presents a study that help illuminate the complexities of shafts and axles.
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September
The Anthropology of Language: An Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology - Harriet Joseph OttenheimerThis text provides an introduction to the field of linguistic anthropology, which appeals to undergraduates from a wide variety of fields and at a wide variety of levels, from freshmen to seniors. This text comes with access to a companion website designed to make the intersection of linguistics and anthropology accessible and interesting to undergraduate students. In addition to THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF LANGUAGE, Harriet Ottenheimer has also creating a workbook/reader that is a perfect bundle option for this text. See the supplement section for details.
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September
The Wind Is My Mother - Bear Heart, Molly LarkinWith eloquent simplicity, one of the world's last Native American Medicine Men demonstrates how traditional tribal wisdom can help us maintain spiritual and physical health in today's world.
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September
Psychology - Henry Gleitman, Alan J. Fridlund, Daniel ReisbergThe sixth edition of this text retains a unified approach, the integration of historical background and the voice of Henry Gletman that has made it a classic. It also embraces change, accurately charting the evolution of psychology as new discoveries have been made and theories tested.
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September
Practical Cataloguing: AACR, RDA and MARC21 - Anne Welsh, Susan BatleyThe impending launch of Resource Description and Access (RDA) will undoubtedly transform cataloging standards that have been virtually unchanged for 30 years, and little guidance is available to help catalogers make a smooth transition to RDA. Practical Cataloging: AACR, RDA and MARC21fills this gap by offering a step-by-step guide for mapping these new standards onto existing rules for description. The book thoroughly covers FRBR (Functional Requirements of Bibliographic Records) and FRAD (Functional Requirements of Authority Data), on which the new rules are built, and explores how RDA elements
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September
Prior Analytics and Posterior Analytics - AristotleContained in this volume are books by Aristotle on the subject of logic or as the author would describe it, analytics. 'Prior Analytics and Posterior Analytics' are collected here in this volume translated by A. J. Jenkinson and G. R. G. Mure. This volume together with 'Categories, On Interpretation, and On Sophistical Refutations', and 'Topics' forms the 'Organon' or complete books of Aristotelian logic. Students of classical philosophy and literature will find this volume of much interest.
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September
Rapid Review Pathology - Edward F. Goljan• Save content to your PDA: Through our unique Pocket Consult platform, you can clip selected text and illustrations and save them to your PDA for study on the fly! • Free content: An interactive community center with a wealth of additional valuable resources is available.
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September
Theoretical Models and Processes of Reading - Robert B. RuddellAims to help educators understand reading and literacy research and to apply that understanding. Sections are: Perspectives on Literacy Research and Its Application: Processes of Reading and Literacy; Models of Reading and Writing Processes; Literacy's New Horizons: An Emerging Agenda for Tomorrow's Research and Practice.
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September
Caught in the Middle: America's Heartland in the Age of Globalism - Richard C. LongworthA sharp, brilliantly reported look at how globalization is changing America from the inside out. The Midwest has always been the heart of America—both its economic bellwether and the repository of its national identity. Now, in a new, globalized age, the Midwest is challenged as never before. With an influx of immigrant workers and an outpouring of manufacturing jobs, the region that defines the American self— the Lake Wobegon image of solid, hardworking farmers and factory hands—is changing at breakneck speed. As factory farms and global forces displace old ways of life, the United States is
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September
Pathophysiology for the Health Professions - Barbara E. GouldCompletely updated, with a new companion CD-ROM bound into the back, Pathophysiology for the Health Professions continues to present the essential concepts of disease processes. Intentionally not meant to be inclusive, this popular text focuses on major disorders and other selected disorders to provide a concise, easy-to-understand introduction to the fundamentals. Understanding this basic information enables students to apply that knowledge to other disorders that will be encountered in subsequent courses and clinical practice.