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August
Adults as Learners: Increasing Participation and Facilitating Learning - K. Patricia CrossA superb, substantive book and one that should cause us to think about the learning society and how we are going to plan for it now and in the future. --Adult LearningThis landmark work synthesizes the research and theory concerning adult learners and analyzes their potential impact on educational institutions. Includes a new preface.
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August
Vocabulary Workshop, Level Orange - Jerome ShostakProduct Detail ~ Unique Five-Step Approach 1.Definitions give meanings, part(s) of speech, pronunciation, synonyms and antonyms, and an example of usage in a complete sentence. 2.Match the Meaning reinforces understanding and recall of Unit words. 3.Synonyms and Antonyms clarify meaning, build vocabulary, and illustrate usage. 4.Completing the Sentence offers practice in using context as a guide to correct usage and word selection. 5.Word Associations challenge students to apply what they've learned by making logical associations between the Unit words and their broader meanings.
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August
Physiology of Sport and Exercise - Jack H. Wilmore, W. Larry KenneyHelps students develop their understanding of the body's abilities to perform various types and intensities of exercise and sport, to adapt to stressful situations and to improve its physiological capacities. This book presents the relationship between human physiology and exercise.
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August
Where the Domino Fell: America and Vietnam 1945-1995 - James S. Olson, Randy W. RobertsRecounts the history of American involvement in Vietnam from the end of World War II, clarifying the political aims, military strategy, and social and economic factors that contributed to the participants' actions. This title includes a chapter examining Vietnam through the films of Oliver Stone.
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August
GIS Tutorial II: Spatial Analysis Workbook - David W. AllenGIS Tutorial II: Spatial Analysis Workbook offers hands-on exercises to help GIS users at the intermediate level continue to build their problem-solving and analysis skills. Inspired by The ESRI Guide to GIS Analysis book series by Andy Mitchell, GIS Tutorial II provides a practical format for GIS users to develop proficiency in various spatial analysis methods, including classification; assessment of quantities and densities; location analysis; change over time, location, and value comparisons; geographic distribution; pattern analysis; and cluster identification. Whether used in combination with
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August
Franz Kafka's the Metamorphosis - Harold Bloom, Stanley Corngold, Franz KafkaA collection of critical essays on Kafka's novel, arranged chronologically in the order of their original publication.
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August
Concentration And Meditation - Sivananda SaraswatiThe twin words Concentration and Meditation form the inner core of the practice of Yoga. It is the key to the door of Inner Illumination and constitutes the central pivot round which all Sadhana in the spiritual field revolves. Dharma and Dhyana are the Yoga proper, leading to the consummation,Samadhi and Sakshatkara or Realization. The Revered Swami Sivanandaji Maharaj gives in this compact and exhaustive treatise on the great subject a thorough-going exposition of the intricacies of "Concentration and Meditation", in a manner only a Master on the path would be able to do. Intensely
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August
Manual of Structural Kinesiology - R .T. Floyd, Clem ThompsonThis book provides a straightforward look at human anatomy and its relation to movement. The text identifies specific muscles and muscle groups and describes exercises for strengthening and developing those muscles. The "Manual of Structural Kinesiology" makes important information readily available to students through a combination of logical presentation and concise writing style.
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August
California Government - John L. KoreyOne of the most succinctly written state government texts available, "California Government" provides a balanced focus on the institutional and behavioral aspects of the state' s political foundations. Not only does the text fulfill the requirements of the state university system, but its comparative perspective and attention to ethnic issues make it compatible with any American government text.
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August
Algebra And Trigonometry (With Video Skillbuilder CD-ROM) - James Stewart, Lothar Redlin, Saleem WatsonThis best selling author team explains concepts simply and clearly, without glossing over difficult points. Problem solving and mathematical modeling are introduced early and reinforced throughout, so that when students finish the course, they have a solid foundation in the principles of mathematical thinking. This comprehensive, evenly paced book provides complete coverage of the function concept and integrates substantial graphing calculator materials that help students develop insight into mathematical ideas. The authors' attention to detail and clarity, as in James Stewart's market-leading