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April
Dude, You're a Fag: Masculinity and Sexuality in High School - C.J. PascoeHigh school and the difficult terrain of sexuality and gender identity are brilliantly explored in this smart, incisive ethnography. Based on eighteen months of fieldwork in a racially diverse working-class high school, Dude, You're a Fag sheds new light on masculinity both as a field of meaning and as a set of social practices. C. J. Pascoe's unorthodox approach analyzes masculinity as not only a gendered process but also a sexual one. She demonstrates how the "specter of the fag" becomes a disciplinary mechanism for regulating heterosexual as well as homosexual boys and how the "fag discourse"
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April
Computer Confluence It Edition - George Beekman"Computer Confluence Business Edition" explores the promises and challenges of information technology, its effect on businesses, people, society, and the future. Topics include Computer Currents, Hardware Basics, Revolution in Writing, and Networking and Communication. For professionals in the information technology field.
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April
Understanding Statistical Process Control - Donald J. WheelerThis internationally acclaimed textbook is widely used for teaching continual improvement techniques in academic, industrial, and business settings in the U.S. and around the world. Some of the unique material in this landmark text includes: How Charts Signal Inadequate Measurement Discrimination How to Use Count Data Effectively What Happens if the Measurements Are Not Normal The Right Way to Assess Process Capability How to Use Control Charts with Chemical Batches Right Ways to Compute Control Chart Limits Principles of Rational Subgrouping World-Class Quality and the Taguchi
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April
The Legend Of Good Women - Geoffrey ChaucerEdited by Walter W. Skeat. This Elibron Classics book is a facsimile reprint of a 1889 edition by the Clarendon Press, Oxford.
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April
Geometry: A Comprehensive Course - Dan PedoeLucid, well-written introduction to elementary geometry usually included in undergraduate and first-year graduate courses in mathematics. Topics include vector algebra in the plane, circles and coaxial systems, mappings of the Euclidean plane, similitudes, isometries, mappings of the intensive plane, much more. Includes over 500 exercises.
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April
Introduction to Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion: Volume 1: Plasma Physics - Francis F. ChenProvides an introduction to plasma physics and controlled fusion. This work covers single-particle motions, fluid equations for plasmas, wave motions, diffusion and resistivity, Landau damping, plasma instabilities and nonlinear problems. It also contains material on kinetic effects, including Bernstein waves and the plasma dispersion function.
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April
On Being a Therapist (Jossey Bass Social and Behavioral Science Series) - Jeffrey A. KottlerSince it was first published in 1986, On Being a Therapist has become a classic book in the field and has proved to be one of the most inspiring sources of guidance for aspiring and seasoned practitioners alike. Jeffrey Kottler provides a candid account of the profound ways in which therapists influence clients and, in turn, are impacted personally and professionally by these encounters. He shows how therapists can learn, develop, and grow during the process of therapy and explains how practitioners can use the professional skills and insights gained from their sessions to address their own
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April
A Problem from Hell - Samantha PowerWinner of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize For General Nonfiction National Book Critics Circle Award WinnerIn her award-winning interrogation of the last century of American history, Samantha Power -- a former Balkan war correspondent and founding executive director of Harvard's Carr Center for Human Rights Policy -- asks the haunting question: Why do American leaders who vow "never again" repeatedly fail to stop genocide? Drawing upon exclusive interviews with Washington's top policy makers, access to newly declassified documents, and her own reporting from the modern killing fields, Power provides the
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April
Professional Cooking - Wayne GisslenKey features of this new Sixth Edition include: * Over 100 new, fully tested recipes * A brand new chapter on vegetarian cuisine, featuring different types of vegetarian diets * Expanded and updated information, such as a con-temporary look at presenting and garnishing food and a detailed history of modern food service * Nearly 1,200 illustrations-including over 100 new photographs-highlight ingredients, step-by-step techniques, and plated dishes in splendid visual detail * Completely revised, updated, and expanded vegetable chapters feature additional product identification and cooking