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January
Schaum's Outline of Signals and Systems - Hwei P. HsuEditorial Reviews Product Description This powerful study guide gives you 571 problems in signals and systems, fully solved step-by-step! From SchaumOs, the original study guide, and studentsO favorite with over 30 million guides soldNthis solution-packed timesaver helps you master every type of problem you will face on your tests, from simple questions on linear time-invariant systems to complex Fourier analysis of discrete-time systems and state space analysis. Go directly to the answers you need with a complete index. Compatible with any classroom text, SchaumOs Outline of Signals and Systems
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Innovation Generation: How to Produce Creative and Useful Scientific Ideas - Roberta B. NessWhether you are a student or an established scientist, researcher, or engineer, you can learn to be more innovative. In Innovation Generation, internationally renowned physician and scientist Roberta Ness provides all the tools you need to cast aside your habitual ways of navigating the every-day world and to think "outside the box." Based on an extraordinarily successful program at the University of Texas, this book provides proven techniques to expand your ability to generate original ideas. These tools include analogy, expanding assumptions, pulling questions apart, changing your point of view,
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Policy Challenges in Modern Health Care - David MechanicHealth care delivery in the United States is an enormously complex enterprise, and its $1.6 trillion annual expenditures involve a host of competing interests. While arguably the nation offers among the most technologically advanced medical care in the world, the American system consistently under performs relative to its resources. Gaps in financing and service delivery pose major barriers to improving health, reducing disparities, achieving universal insurance coverage, enhancing quality, controlling costs, and meeting the needs of patients and families. Bringing together twenty-five of the
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January
Discovering Computers 2008: Introductory (Shelly Cashman) - Gary B. Shelly, Thomas J. Cashman, Misty E. VermaatDiscovering Computers 2008 provides a current and thorough introduction to computers by integrating usage of the World Wide Web with the printed text. This Shelly Cashman Series text offers a complete and engaging solution to successfully teach students basic computer concepts with new exercises, case studies, and online tools on the Online Companion. Updated for currency, students will learn the latest trends in technology and computer concepts.
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Studying Public Policy: Policy Cycles & Policy Subsystems - Michael Howlett, M. Ramesh, Anthony Perl'Studying Public Policy' develops an analytical framework of the subject for students in public policy course. Instead of focusing on the substantive policy of a particular policy area, the text examines the theoretical and conceptual foundations of, and approaches used in, the policy sciences.
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January
An Introduction to Biblical Hebrew - Thomas O. LambdinThe choice of vocabulary and grammar, in this book, is essentially an introduction to the prose, not the poetical language. Generous use of transliteration is meant to serve three purposes: it enables the reader to perceive Hebrew as a language and not an exercise in decipherment, it removes the obstacles to mastering innumerable pages of abstract phonological and orthographic details, and facilitate the memorization of the paradigms.
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The Cambridge Ancient History, Vol 3, Part 2: The Assyrian & Babylonian Empires & Other States of the Near East, 8-6th Centuries BC - John Boardman, I.E.S. Edwards, Nicholas Geoffrey Lemprière Hammond, E. Sollberger, C.B.F. WalkerVolume III of Cambridge Ancient History series examines Greece, the Balkans, and the Near and Far East between the tenth and eight centuries BC. The original edition was included within one book, however, due to the greatly expanded research over the past half century, the volume is now divided into three books. The Cambridge Ancient History Volume III Part 2 carries on the history of the Near East from the close of Volume III Part 1, and covers roughly the same chronological period as Volume III Part 3. During this period the dominant powers in the East were Assyria and then Babylonia. Each
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January
Night Sky - Gary MechlerA field guide to the night sky, explaining through text and maps how to locate and identify stars, planets, meteors, comets, and constellations.
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January
The Namesake - Jhumpa LahiriJhumpa Lahiri's Interpreter of Maladies established this young writer as one the most brilliant of her generation. Her stories are one of the very few debut works -- and only a handful of collections -- to have won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. Among the many other awards and honors it received were the New Yorker Debut of the Year award, the PEN/Hemingway Award, and the highest critical praise for its grace, acuity, and compassion in detailing lives transported from India to America. In The Namesake, Lahiri enriches the themes that made her collection an international bestseller: the immigrant
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Beginning Java EE 7 - Antonio GoncalvesJava Enterprise Edition (Java EE) continues to be one of the leading Java technologies and platforms. Beginning Java EE 7 is the first tutorial book on Java EE 7. Step by step and easy to follow, this book describes many of the Java EE 7 specifications and reference implementations, and shows them in action using practical examples. This definitive book also uses the newest version of GlassFish to deploy and administer the code examples. Written by an expert member of the Java EE specification request and review board in the Java Community Process (JCP), this book contains the best