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August
Home, School and Community Relations: A Guide to Working with Families - Carol GestwickiThis practical text is designed to meet the needs of students, administrators, and teachers of children of all ages who are trying to create effective partnerships with families. It provides an overview of modern families and their complex roles, to sensitize teachers to the diversity and needs of families they will encounter. The text discusses fully both the benefits of creating productive partnerships and the barriers that teachers must work beyond. Practical and effective communication strategies are described, with abundant examples. Emphasis is placed on current developments in the field of
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August
Persuasion: Reception and Responsibility - Charles U. LarsonIntended for courses in persuasion, propaganda, advertising/marketing, or any course dealing with rhetorical and/or media criticism that takes a consumer approach to advertising, the media, and political persuasion. These courses are offered at four-year schools in departments of speech, speech communication, mass communication, communication studies and/or communication.
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August
An Introduction to the Properties of Fluids and Solids - Robert A. Heidemann, Ayodeji A. Jeje, Farhang MohtadiDeals with some basic thermodynamic & transport properties of fluids & solids that are of interest in engineering applications. This book discusses various notions about the basic structure of matter, fundamental concepts of our physical world & the conditions of equilibrium between different phases of matter.
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August
The Age Of Longing: A Novel - Richard B. WrightSet in small-town Ontario and spanning three generations, Richard B. Wright's acclaimed novel of Howard Wheeler's search for self-understanding is a journey through the past, both real and imagined, a brilliant gathering-together of the many threads of emotional inheritance that make up life.