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September
Music Study Guide (Book and CD-Rom, Praxis Study Guides) (Praxis Study Guides) - Educational Testing ServiceComplete with a targeted review of all the material on the selected Praxis exam in addition to a full-length practice test, these test preparation guides are written by the makers of the real tests. Thorough explanations of the answers are provided and helpful test-taking strategies are found throughout the guide. The three categories of assessments covered correspond to the three milestones in teacher development-academic skills assessment, subject assessment, and classroom performance assessment. Reflecting the rigorous and carefully validated nature of the exams, these guides provide beginning
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September
Outliers: The Story of Success - Malcolm GladwellIn this stunning new book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of "outliers"--the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful. He asks the question: what makes high-achievers different? His answer is that we pay too much attention to what successful people are like, and too little attention to where they are from: that is, their culture, their family, their generation, and the idiosyncratic experiences of their upbringing. Along the way he explains the secrets of software billionaires, what it takes to be a great soccer player, why Asians are
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September
The Playbook: Suit up. Score chicks. Be awesome. - Barney Stinson, Matt KuhnBestselling author of The Bro Code, Barney Stinson of How I Met Your Mother fame, presents The Playbook—like Neil Strauss’s The Game for Bros, The Playbook offers advice on the many creative and resourceful ways Barney’s developed to wine, dine, and score with “The Ladies.” Since the dawn of history man has searched for the answer to the most fundamental of questions: “Why am I here…not banging chicks?” The search is over. Now, with the help of The Playbook, you’ll be able to approach any beautiful woman,
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September
Magic, Witchcraft, and Religion: An Anthropological Study of the Supernatural - Pamela A. MoroThis comparative reader takes an anthropological approach to the study of religious beliefs, both strange and familiar. The engaging articles on all key issues related to the anthropology of religion grab the attention of students, while giving them an excellent foundation in contemporary ideas and approaches in the field. The multiple authors included in each chapter represent a range of interests, geographic foci, and ways of looking at each subject. Divided into ten chapters, this book begins with a broad view of anthropological ways of looking at religion, and moves on to some of the core
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September
Computer Accounting Essentials: Using QuickBooks Online Edition - Carol Yacht, Susan V. Crosson"Computer Accounting Essentials Using QuickBooks Online Edition" is the only textbook that teaches QuickBooks using the online version. Students gain a working knowledge of the accounting software during the free 30 day trial period-no installation required. Carol Yacht and Susan Crosson's trademark step-by-step instructions show students how to use QuickBooks Online Edition to meet the real-world accounting demands of a service corporation.
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September
How to Build a Digital Library - Ian H. Witten, David BainbridgeDigital libraries are focused collections of digital objects, including text, video, and audio, along with methods for access and retrieval, and for selection, organization and maintenance. This work is written for a diverse audience, to explain what digital libraries are, what they can do, how they are used and how to set them up.
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September
Gardner's Art Through the Ages, Volume 1: The Western Perspective - Fred S. KleinerGARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: THE WESTERN PERSPECTIVE, Fourteenth Edition, provides you with a comprehensive, beautifully illustrated tour of the world's great artistic traditions, plus many great features that make it easier for you to excel in your art history course! Easy to read and understand, the latest edition of the most widely read art history book in the English language continues to evolve, incorporating new artists and art works and providing a rich cultural backdrop for each of the covered periods and geographical locations. A unique scale feature will help you better visualize the
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September
Microelectronic Circuit Design - Richard C. Jaeger, Travis N. Blalock"Microelectronic Circuit Design" is known for being a technically excellent text. The new edition has been revised to make the material more motivating and accessible to students. A new co-author, Travis Blalock, has joined the author team to assist in providing a student-friendly approach. A pedagogical framework has been added that includes chapter opening vignettes, chapter objectives, "Electronics in Action" boxes, a problem solving methodology, and "design note" boxes. The number of examples, including new design examples, has been increased, giving students more opportunity to see problems
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September
Windows Administration at the Command Line for Windows Vista, Windows 2003, Windows XP, and Windows 2000 - John Paul MuellerAs the only complete reference for Windows command line utilities, this book take an in-depth look at the often-overlooked utilities accessible through the command line in Windows Vista, 2003, XP, and 2000. You'll learn to locate files, check status, monitor systems, and save time by using scripts to automate time-consuming tasks. Plus, this is the only book on the market with the complete set of Windows command line utilities--including the latest for Vista--and offers solutions that will help increase your productivity.
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September
Ethnicity and Family Therapy - Monica McGoldrick, Joe Giordano, Nydia Garcia-PretoThis widely used clinical reference and text provides a wealth of knowledge on culturally sensitive practice with families and individuals from over 40 different ethnic groups. Each chapter demonstrates how ethnocultural factors may influence the assumptions of both clients and therapists, the issues people bring to the clinical context, and their resources for coping and problem solving.