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October
Theory Into Practice - Ann B. DobieThis student-friendly text gives clear explanations of complex theories. It also provides extensive guidance for writing literary analyses from each of the critical perspectives addressed.
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October
Basic Legal Research: Tools and Strategies - Amy E. SloanIn addition to teaching critical research skills, the author fosters student confidence through: - a building-block approach that breaks the material into discrete and comprehensible parts- end-of-chapter checklists
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October
Contemporary Nutrition - Gordon M. Wardlaw, Anne M. SmithThis textbook is designed for students with little or no background in college-level biology, chemistry or physiology. It provides students who lack a strong science background the ideal balance of reliable nutrition information and practical consumer-oriented knowledge.
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October
International Trade - Robert C. Feenstra, Alan M. TaylorCombining classic international economics with straight-from-the-headlines immediacy, Feenstra and Taylor’s text seamlessly integrates the subject’s established core content with new topic areas and new ideas that have emerged from recent empirical studies.  Like no other textbook it brings cutting-edge theory, evidence, and policy analysis to the field of international economics.   International Economics is available as a complete textbook or in two split volumes: International Trade and International Macroeconomics.
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October
Pea Ridge: Civil War Campaign in the West - William L. SheaThe 1862 battle of Pea Ridge in northwestern Arkansas was one of the largest Civil War engagements fought on the western frontier, and it dramatically altered the balance of power in the Trans-Mississippi. This study of the battle is based on research in archives from Connecticut to California and includes a pioneering study of the terrain of the sprawling battlefield, as well as an examination of soldiers' personal experiences, the use of Native American troops, and the role of Pea Ridge in regional folklore. "A model campaign history that merits recognition as a major contribution to the
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October
Hunger of Memory: The Education of Richard Rodriguez - Richard RodriguezHunger of Memory is the story of Mexican-American Richard Rodriguez, who begins his schooling in Sacramento, California, knowing just 50 words of English, and concludes his university studies in the stately quiet of the reading room of the British Museum. Here is the poignant journey of a “minority student” who pays the cost of his social assimilation and academic success with a painful alienation — from his past, his parents, his culture — and so describes the high price of “making it” in middle-class America. Provocative in its positions on affirmative action and bilingual education, Hunger
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October
Supply Chain Management: Strategy, Planning, and Operation - Sunil Chopra, Peter MeindlThis book brings together the strategic role of the supply chain, key strategic drivers of supply chain performance, and the underlying tools and techniques for supply chain analysis. Students are able to articulate the strategic importance of supply chain thinking and support their ideas with evidence that can be built using models.
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October
Monte Carlo Statistical Methods - George CasellaMonte Carlo statistical methods, particularly those based on Markov chains, are now an essential component of the standard set of techniques used by statisticians. This new edition has been revised towards a coherent and flowing coverage of these simulation techniques, with incorporation of the most recent developments in the field. In particular, the introductory coverage of random variable generation has been totally revised, with many concepts being unified through a fundamental theorem of simulation There are five completely new chapters that cover Monte Carlo control, reversible jump, slice
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October
The Legal Environment Of Business - Roger E. MeinersThis popular text effectively combines a traditional case focus with clear and concise coverage of a wide range of up-to-date topics. Since most students will become businesspersons, the material is presented from the perspective of the professional non-lawyer. This book offers the opportunity to learn key points of the law from the standpoint of a working professional. Unlike other books it does not get bogged down in the complexities of the law, but tries to focus, in a very straightforward manner, on the core legal concepts that will be most essential for the business manager to know. Rather
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October
Japanese in Mangaland: Basic to Intermediate Level - Marc BernabéA truly innovative and enjoyable way to learn Japanese-based on manga. Like the original Japanese in MangaLand, the second volume in the series combines the phenomenal popularity of manga with language instruction to make learning Japanese easier and a lot more fun than with traditional approaches. Japanese in MangaLand Vol. 2 helps even beginning students master the basics of conversational Japanese with fifteen lessons including drills, the patterns of Japanese grammar and more than 360 kanji characters to assist in the learning process. Eleven of these lessons cover such grammar topics as