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Starting Strength: Basic Barbell Training - Mark Rippetoe, Lon KilgoreStarting Strength: Basic Barbell Training is the new expanded version of the book that has been called "the best and most useful of fitness books." It picks up where Starting Strength: A Simple and Practical Guide for Coaching Beginners leaves off. With all new graphics and more than 750 illustrations, a more detailed analysis of the five most important exercises in the weight room, and a new chapter dealing with the most important assistance exercises, Basic Barbell Training offers the most complete examination in print of the most effective way to exercise.
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Contract Law for Paralegals - Kathleen Mercer Reed, Henry R. Cheeseman, John J. Schlageter III"CONTRACT LAW FOR PARALEGALS, 2/e" fully prepares paralegals for all facets of contract preparation, including ethical, practical, and professional issues. Fully updated for current case law, it thoroughly covers modern e-contracts, and presents relevant new examples such as health club and cell phone contracts. It combines a strong foundation in essential principles with practical insight into the issues paralegals face in researching, drafting, and interpreting contracts. Students build skills and portfolios through many drafting exercises, including the creation of complete contracts for
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March
Westminster Handbook to Patristic Theology - John Anthony McGuckinThis is a unique reference resource for study of the theological ideas developed in the early church period. Patristic theology is the theology of Christian writers up to the ninth century which became formative for succeeding centuries of Christianity. This handbook provides easy access to these leading theological understandings. The Westminster Handbook to Christian Theology series provides a set of resources for the study of historic and contemporary theological movements and Christian theologians. These books are intended to help students and scholars find concise and accurate treatments of
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March
Strategies for Teaching First-Year Composition - Duane RoenBoth experienced and new teachers from community colleges, liberal arts colleges, state universities, and research institutions throughout the U.S. contribute over 90 articles to this guide for new teaching assistants and college/university instructors. The essays are grouped into sections on the contexts for teaching writing; curriculum; designing syllabus materials; creating effective writing assignments; teaching students to build reflective portfolios; strategies for course management; invention strategies and activities; peer-response activities; responding to in-process work to promote
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The Norton Anthology of World Literature: 100 to 1500 - Sarah N. Lawall, Jerome W. Clinton, Bernard Knox, William G. Thalmann, René Wellek, Patricia Meyer Spacks, Stephen Owen, Lee Patterson, Robert Lyons Danly, Howard E. Hugo, Kenneth Douglas, Pier M. PaLeading the field once again, Norton is proud to publish the anthology for the new century, The Norton Anthology of World Literature, Second Edition. Now published in six paperback volumes (packaged in two attractive slipcases), the new anthology boasts slimmer volumes, thicker paper, a bolder typeface, and dozens of newly included or newly translated works from around the world. The Norton Anthology of World Literature represents continuity as well as change. Like its predecessor, the anthology is a compact library of world literature, offering an astounding forty-three complete longer works,
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Why School? - Mike RoseIn the tradition of Jonathan Kozol, this little book is driven by big questions. What does it mean to be educated? What is intelligence? How should we think about intelligence, education, and opportunity in an open society? Why is a commitment to the public sphere central to the way we answer these questions? Drawing on forty years of teaching and research, from primary school to adult education and workplace training, award-winning author Mike Rose reflects on these and other questions related to public schooling in America. He answers them in beautifully written chapters that are both rich in
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March
UNIX for Dummies - John R. Levine, Margaret Levine YoungUNIX For Dummies has been the standard for beginning UNIX references for nearly ten years, and this latest edition continues that tradition of successThis unparalled resource is updated to cover the latest applications of UNIX technology, including Linux and Mac desktops as well as how UNIX works with Microsoft server softwareThorough coverage of how to handle UNIX installation, file management, software, utilities, networks, Internet access, and other basic tasksAimed at the first-time UNIX desktop user growing accustomed to the ins and outs of the OS, as well as the beginning administrator who
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Backwards & Forwards: A Technical Manual for Reading Plays - David Ball, Michael LanghamThis guide to playreading for students and practitioners of both theater and literature complements, rather then contradicts or repeats, traditional methods of literary analysis of scripts. Ball developed his method during his work as Literary Director at the Guthrie Theater, building his guide on the crafts playwrights of every period and style use to make their plays stageworthy. The text is full of tools for students and practitioners to use as they investigate plot, character, theme, exposition, imagery, motivation/obstacle/conflict, theatricality, and the other crucial parts of the
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Schaum's Outline of Applied Physics - Arthur BeiserThis text includes topics such as: useful maths, vectors, the laws of motion, energy, equilibrium, theory of matter, magnetism, and nuclear physics.
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Evolution of Life - Cecie Starr, Ralph TaggartThis selected paperback binding of the Eighth Edition of Biology: The Unity and Diversity of Life gives instructors the option of purchasing a shorter text covering selected excerpted topics. Six paperbacks are available: Cell Biology and Genetics, Evolution of Life, Diversity of Life, Plant Structure and Function, Animal Structure and Function, and Ecology and Behavior. Evolution of Life covers Unit III (Principles of Evolution) and contains a customized table of contents and the back matter from Biology: The Unity and Diversity of Life. The Evolution of Life volume includes a brief history of