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May
Business and Professional Communication for the 21st Century - Deborah Roach GautUsing a puzzle model of business and professional communication, the authors consider competencies required for successful communication. They discuss four groups of competencies: effective listening, interpersonal communication, small group or team communication, and gender and multicultural skills
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Applied Numerical Methods for Engineers and Scientists - Singiresu S. RaoThis comprehensive book includes over 800 problems including open ended, project type and design problems. Chapter topics include Introduction to Numerical Methods; Solution of Nonlinear Equations; Simultaneous Linear Algebraic Equations; Solution of Matrix Eigenvalue Problem; Curve Fitting and Interpolation; Statistical Methods; Numerical Differentiation; Numerical Integration; Numerical Solution of Ordinary Differential Equations: Initial Value Problems; Numerical Solution of Ordinary Differential Equations: Boundary Value Problems; Numerical Solution of Partial Differential Equations; Numerical
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May
Comparative Politics: Continuity and Breakdown in the Contemporary World - W. Zagorski Paul'Comparative Politics' fully integrates thematic material with extensive discussions of specific countries in each chapter. Extensively illustrated throughout, topics include theoretical approaches and core concepts.
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Quicksilver - Karl E. Rohnke, Steve ButlerThis work is intended to be of use both as a collection of games and activities that provides an unusual resource for games sessions as well as a way of learning and teaching adventure leadership that is built around the belief that charisma and fun count more than coercion and structure. It should be of interest to those working with young people (including youth workers, teachers and social workers) as well as trainers in people-oriented organizations and businesses. This book was published in USA in 1995 by Project Adventure Inc and the Kendal/Hunt Publishing Company. It is distributed in the
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May
In Fact: The Best of Creative Nonfiction - Lee Gutkind, Annie DillardCreative nonfiction, also known as narrative nonfiction, liberated journalism by inviting writers to dramatize, interpret, speculate, and even re-create their subjects. Lee Gutkind collects twenty-five essays that flourished in this new turf, all originally published in the groundbreaking journal he founded, Creative Nonfiction, now in its tenth anniversary year. Many of the writers here are crossing genres—from poetry to fiction to nonfiction. Annie Dillard provides the introduction, while Gutkind discusses the creative and ethical parameters of this new genre. The selections
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May
An Introduction to Project Management - Kathy SchwalbeNew from best-selling author Kathy Schwalbe, Introduction to Project Management offers a general yet concise introduction to project management. This book provides up-to-date information on how good project, program, and portfolio management can help you achieve organizational success. It includes over 50 samples of tools and techniques applied to one large project, and is suitable for all majors, including business, engineering, healthcare, and more.
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Group Theory - W. Richard ScottHere is a clear, well-organized coverage of the most standard theorems, including isomorphism theorems, transformations and subgroups, direct sums, abelian groups, and more. This undergraduate-level text features more than 500 exercises.
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SAT Math Flash - Michael R. Crystal, Joan CarrisStudents know that math and word power are the key to scoring well on the SAT. Students have successfully built their power over the years by using the entertaining and easy-to-use SAT Math Flash and SAT Word Flash. These all-new editions have been revised and updated to include more skill-building activities, test-taking tips, strategies, and test items. -- Apply test-taking skills with two full-length SAT math tests -- 120 problems in all -- Understand key concepts in the explanatory answers that follow each item -- Quickly find where SAT math concepts are taught in the unique concept-to-problem