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December
Social Psychology: Sociological Perspectives - David E. Rohall, Melissa A. MilkieThis text, written by a team of sociologists, introduces students to social psychology by focusing on the contributions of sociology to this field, and on the perspectives, theories, and issues that are of the greatest importance to sociology.
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December
Child and Adolescent Development for Educators - Judith L. MeeceTopically-arranged and teacher-focused, "Child and Adolescent Development for Educators "is a richly contextual research-based foundation in the science of development that is ideal for future teachers. Attending to the development of school-aged children and youth, the brevity of the text and the diversity of in-text activities give teacher educators ample opportunity to assign observations and other school-based projects.
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December
The Complete Writer: Level Four Workbook for Writing with Ease - Susan Wise BauerThis companion text to Writing with Ease walks students, step by step, through the difficult transition into original writing. Scripted, fully-developed lessons equip parents and instructors with all the tools of the professional writing teacher. Selections from classic children's stories are designed to hold the student's attention and fire her imagination, while accompanying exercise allow the young writer to develop her own composition skills. Designed for older elementary students, The Complete Writer: Writing with Ease Workbook 4 builds on the groundwork laid in earlier volumes. Both
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December
After the New Testament: A Reader in Early Christianity - Bart D. EhrmanThe remarkable diversity of Christianity during the formative years before the Council of Nicea has become a plain, even natural, "fact" for most ancient historians. Until now, however, there has been no sourcebook of primary texts that reveals the many varieties of Christian beliefs, practices, ethics, experiences, confrontations, and self-understandings. To help readers recognize and experience the rich diversity of the early Christian movement, After the New Testament provides a wide range of texts from the second and third centuries, both "orthodox" and "heterodox," including such works as the
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December
Introduction to MATLAB - Delores M. Etter"Introduction to MATLAB, 2/e" is appropriate for Introductory Engineering courses. Best-selling author Delores Etter provides an up-to-date introduction to MATLAB. Using a consistent five-step problem-solving methodology, Etter describes the computational and visualization capabilities of MATLAB and illustrates the problem solving process through a variety of engineering examples and applications.
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December
Geometry and the Imagination - David Hilbert, Stefan Cohn-VossenSuitable for beginners and experienced mathematicians, this book begins with examples of the simplest curves and surfaces, including thread constructions of certain quadrics and other surfaces. It offers a discussion of linkages and the geometry of configurations of points and rods that are connected and, perhaps, constrained in some way.
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December
Doing Your Social Science Dissertation - Judith BurnettJudith Burnett helps students to rise to the dissertationchallenge, making the most of the opportunities which a dissertation offers and overcoming the obstacles to successful completion. This book takes students through the process of doing a dissertation from turning the raw ideas into a research question, designing the research project, choosing appropriate methods, developing a research proposal, planning and executing the project, working with data, writing up, and preparing the work for presentation. "
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December
Accounting Information Systems: Processes and Controls - Leslie Turner, Andrea WeickgenanntThis new edition continues to organize key AIS course content (e.g. ERP and relational databases, REA, controls) around four major themes: simplicity of writing and presentation (lower level), business processes, accounting and IT controls, and ethics as it relates to accounting systems.
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December
One River, Many Wells: Wisdom Springing from Global Faiths - Matthew FoxOne River, Many Wells: Wisdom Springing from Global Faiths
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December
Physics at a Glance - Tim MillsThis book aims to cover the specifications of the main examination boards for GCSE Double Science, GCSE Single Science and the core content of GCSE Physics. Just like the other books in the series on Biology and Chemistry each page contains clear annotated illustrations that will help the reader to assimilate the facts quickly and commit them to memory. The book also contains questions to reinforce understanding of the essential content of each topic. Physics at a Glance can be used with the other books in the series or on its own.