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September
The Little School: Tales of Disappearance and Survival - Alicia Partnoy, Lois Athey, Saundra Braunstein, Julia AlvarezOne of Argentina's 30,000 "disappeared", Alicia Partnoy was abducted from her home by secret police and taken to a concentration camp where she was tortured, and where most of the other prisoners were killed. Smuggled out and published anonymously, THE LITTLE SCHOOL is Partnoy's memoir of her disappearance and imprisonment.
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September
The 1990s: A Brief History - Dr. Vook"The 1990s: A Brief History" presents a comprehensive look at the decade of prosperity, globalization, scandal and conflict. This compact digital compendium helps you track the diverse forces that shaped the decade. You�ll explore the exciting history behind the decade�s biggest cultural, political, and technological standouts.You�ll also gain valuable insight into groundbreaking events and major figures from the 1990s, including: War in the Middle East Bush Sr., Clinton and Hussein Crisis in the Balkans The Monica Lewinski Scandal Introduction of the World Wide Web and the
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September
Social Problems - Joel BestBest helps readers think carefully about how activists, experts, and their opponents frame social problems through the logic that they use, the rhetoric of claims-making, and the ways that access to resources determines who gets their claims heard. In order to help students connect theory to everyday life, the text includes colorful examples and case studies from the real world.
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September
The Jossey Bass Reader On Educational Leadership - Jossey-BassFilled with critical insights from best-selling authors and expert practitioners, this unique anthology presents important articles, seminal reports, and book excerpts defining the field of educational leadership today. This comprehensive reader features twenty-four chapters in five primary areas of educational research and concern: Leadership, management, and organizational behavior Principals, superintendents, and other leaders Diversity, including gender and race issues Moral leadership and building community Shared leadership between educators Both policy and practice are the focus of this
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September
Memmler's Structure and Function of the Human Body - Barbara Janson Cohen, Jason James TaylorBased on Memmler's The Human Body in Health and Disease, this text is an excellent primer that focuses on normal anatomy and physiology. With a new design and a robust new multimedia electronic ancillary package, this Ninth Edition will be even more engaging and understandable for students with diverse learning styles. This edition's new artwork includes real dissection photographs from Rohen's Color Atlas of Anatomy, Sixth Edition. New A&P in Action case scenarios integrated throughout each chapter show how content is applied to real-life situations. Icons direct students to relevant
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September
Ethical Dilemmas and Decisions in Criminal Justice. Joycelyn Pollock - Joycelyn M. PollockReal-life cases and situations demonstrate the significance of ethics in the world of criminal justice today for those studying or contemplating a career in criminal justice.
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September
Front Office Management for the Veterinary Team - Heather PrendergastThe only book of its kind, Front Office Management for the Veterinary Team focuses on the day-to-day duties of the veterinary team. It offers a complete guide to scheduling appointments, billing and accounting, communicating effectively and compassionately with clients, managing medical records, budgeting, marketing your practice, managing inventory, using outside diagnostic laboratory services, and much more. Written by Heather Prendergast, RVT, CVPM, this manual simplifies essential tasks with step-by-step instructions!
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September
Reconsidering Barnett Newman - Melissa Ho, Mel Bochner, Yve-Alain Bois, B.H. Friedman, Mark Godfrey, Ben             Heller, Carol Mancusi-Ungaro, Robert          Murray, Suzanne         Penn, Sarah K. Rich, Nan Rosenthal, Pierre          Schneider, GabriIn April 2002 the Philadelphia Museum of Art held a symposium in conjunction with a major retrospective of the work of Barnett Newman (1905–1970). This volume publishes the proceedings of the event. With contributions from notable specialists in the field, including art historians, museum curators, critics, conservators, and fellow artists, the book pays homage to Newman and sheds new light on his work as a theoretician and innovator. The essays collected in Rediscovering Barnett Newman discuss the artist’s famous “zip,” his late series of paintings “The Stations of the Cross,” the temporal aspect
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September
Modern Art: Impressionism to Post-modernism - David BrittWith over 400 color illustrations, this authoritative introduction covers every major development in the visual arts, from Impressionism to Post-Modernism.
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September
New Creative Community: The Art of Cultural Development - Arlene GoldbardA foundational textbook about how communities develop themselves and affect social change through the creative arts. This comprehensive, photographically illustrated treatise on the field of community-based arts, which range from political theater on the street to murals celebrating cultural heritage, will appeal to the curious non-specialist reader, as well as the practitioner and student.