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PIC Microcontroller and Embedded Systems: Using Assembly and C for PIC18 - Muhammad Ali Mazidi, Rolin McKinlay, Danny CauseyOffers a systematic approach to PIC programming and interfacing using Assembly and C languages. Offering numerous examples and a step-by-step approach, it covers both the Assembly and C programming languages and devotes separate chapters to interfacing with peripherals such as Timers, LCD, Serial Ports, Interrupts, Motors and more. A unique chapter on hardware design of the PIC system and the PIC trainer round out coverage. Systematic coverage of the PIC18 family of Microcontrollers. Assembly language and C language programming and interfacing techniques. Thorough coverage of Architectures and
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March
The Brain: A Beginner's Guide - Ammar al-Chalabi, Martin R. Turner, R. Shane DelamontIt has been remarked that if the brain were so simple we could understand it, we would be so simple we couldn't. However, as the authors of this accessible guide demonstrate, there are at least some things we do understand about the brain, things which may lead us to think quite differently about the way we view ourselves and workings of our minds. Starting off with a brief tour of the history of neuroscience, from Aristotle's view that the function of the brain was to cool the heart to the ancient practice of drilling a hole in the skull to relieve headaches, the book covers all of the key areas
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March
Photoshop CS5 Bible - Lisa Dayley, Brad DayleyThe bestselling, comprehensive reference on Photoshop, fully updated to CS5.Photoshop is the gold standard for image-editing programs and is used by professional photographers, graphic designers, and Web designers as well as hobbyists. More than 300,000 copies of this comprehensive reference have been sold in previous editions; this edition is fully updated to cover Photoshop CS5's newest features and includes a 16-page full-color insert.Photoshop is the industry standard for image-editing software used in both print and digital media, with more than four million users worldwideThis comprehensive
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March
Grand Valley Dani: Peaceful Warriors - Karl G. HeiderThis case study examines an isolated tribe in Indonesia, West New Guinea, when tribe members were still using stone axes, bows, arrows and spears, up to more present times spanning 34 years (1961-1995). The author's long engagement with the Dani results in a wide range of engaging topics as well as coverage of the ethical dilemma he faced as an anthropologist. One immediately acquires a sense of the limitations and strengths of the anthropologist's role in the field. Heider's 1995 visit to the Dugnm Dani left him less optimistic about the future of the Dani than his 1988 visit. Indonesian
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March
Superlearning 2000 - Sheila Ostrander, Lynn SchroederWhether you want to learn a foreign language, improve your tennis game, ace a test, or learn anything two-to-five times faster, the fun and innovative method of superlearning is designed to unlock your limitless potential. This revolutionary program reveals how the right kind of music can enhance learning, which "superfood" can make people a startling 25 percent smarter, the subliminal message that increases test scores, and much more.
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March
Word Power Made Easy - Norman  LewisWord Power Made Easy is a comprehensive vocabulary‑building system created by legendary grammarian Norman Lewis that provides a simple, step‑by‑step method to increase your knowledge and mastery of the English language. Word Power Made Easy is the best and quickest means to a better vocabulary in the English language. As you complete the exercises in this book, you will learn how to tell if you’re using the right word as well as how to pronounce and spell it. You will also learn how to avoid illiterate expressions and how to speak grammatically, without
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March
Introduction to Analysis - Maxwell RosenlichtWritten for junior and senior undergraduates, this remarkably clear and accessible treatment covers set theory, the real number system, metric spaces, continuous functions, Riemann integration, multiple integrals, and more. Rigorous and carefully presented, the text assumes a year of calculus and features problems at the end of each chapter. 1968 edition.
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March
Social and Behavioral Foundations of Public Health - Jeannine CoreilEmphasizing the importance of social context and cultural construction, Social and Behavioral Foundations of Public Health examines current issues in health from a social and behavioral sciences perspective. The book uses a social ecological framework to address multilevel influences on health and enlarge the dominant "risk factor" approach to health behavior. Editor Jeannine Coreil and contributing authors use examples from the forefront of public health to illustrate the relevance of core competencies in the field to diverse real-world problems. The Second Edition has been thoroughly updated and
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March
Prentice Hall Reader, The (9th Edition) - George E. MillerThis best-selling collection features ten chapters focusing on the classic methods of narration, description, argument, and persuasion. It contains classic and contemporary essays about popular culture, along with advice about how to read analytically, and how to write persuasively and effectively. Fifteen new essays, including timely topics such as Wikipedia, Facebook, and Iraq. Each chapter is organized clearly and effectively, enabling the reader to not only understand each essay and but also what the writer was trying to convey.
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March
Nonverbal Communication in Everyday Life - Martin S. RemlandAs a highly readable and thought-provoking introduction to nonverbal communication, Nonverbal Communication in Everyday Life offers comprehensive coverage and contemporary research in an engaging and accessible presentation. This text provides balanced coverage of the functions, channels, and applications of nonverbal communication. Organized into three parts to allow for greater flexibility, Part I: “Functions” presents the basic codes, primary functions, and development of nonverbal communication, and Part II: “Channels” takes an integrative approach and shows how each channel serves a primary