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October
An Invitation to Cognitive Science: Thinking - Edward E. SmithAn Invitation to Cognitive Science provides a point of entry into the vast realm of cognitive science, offering selected examples of issues and theories from many of its subfields. All of the volumes in the second edition contain substantially revised and as well as entirely new chapters.
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October
Essentials of Neural Science and Behavior - Eric R. Kandel, Thomas M. JessellThis book introduces undergraduate students to the fundamentals of biology in mental processes.
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October
Just How Stupid Are We?: Facing the Truth About the American Voter - Rick ShenkmanLevees break in New Orleans. Iraq descends into chaos. The housing market teeters on the brink of collapse. Americans of all political stripes are heading into the 2008 election with the sense that something has gone terribly wrong with American politics. But what exactly? Democrats blame Republicans and Republicans blame Democrats. Greedy corporate executives, rogue journalists, faulty voting machines, irresponsible defense contractors-we blame them, too. The only thing everyone seems to agree on, in fact, is that the American people are entirely blameless. In Just How Stupid Are We?,
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October
Global Politics in a Changing World - Richard W. MansbachGlobal Politics in a Changing World blends conceptual writings on international relations with current events coverage from journalistic sources. Case materials in this reader are drawn from all major geographic regions in order to emphasize the global nature of post-Cold War issues. Each chapter approaches the key topics first from a scholarly/theoretical perspective, then follows with readings that present a news/current events context. The readings provide a stimulus for informed debate and discussion and encourage students to view daily events as part of a larger process of change. This unique
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October
Music for Ear Training [With CDROM and Workbook] - Michael M. Horvit, Robert NelsonThis workbook and CD-ROM combination is designed to help students improve their listening/ear-training skills. Students notate the music in the workbook as they listen to the CD. The dual-format CD-ROM provides an easy-to-use interface for listening with varied General MIDI instrumental sounds. The repertoire for dictation includes exercises on basic rudiments (intervals, chords, and scales), melodies, four-part harmonic settings, and varied textures from musical literature.
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October
The Homecoming - Harold PinterIn an old and slightly seedy house in North London there lives a family of men: Max, the aging but still aggressive patriarch; his younger, ineffectual brother Sam; and two of Max's three sons, neither of whom is married -- Lenny, a small-time pimp, and Joey, who dreams of success as a boxer. Into this sinister abode comes the eldest son, Teddy, who, having spent the past six years teaching philosophy in America, is now bringinghis wife, Ruth, home to visit the family she has never met. As the play progresses, the younger brothers make increasingly outrageous passes at their sister-in-law until
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October
Introduction to Electromagnetic Engineering - Roger F. HarringtonBased on circuit theory rather than on classical force-relationship approach, this text uses the theory of electric circuits to provide a system of experiments and introduces a series of field concepts as a logical extension of circuit theory. Appropriate for juniors, seniors, or first-year graduate students. 176 figures. 1958 edition.
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October
Moundville - John Howard BlitzInaugural pocket guide from our new series of illustrated guidebooks In the 13th century, Moundville was one of the largest Native American settlements north of Mexico. Spread over 325 acres were 29 earthen mounds arranged around a great plaza, a mile-long stockade, and dozens of dwellings for thousands of people. Moundville, in size and complexity second only to the Cahokia site in Illinois, was a heavily populated town, as well as a political and religious center. Moundville was sustained by tribute of food and labor provided by the people who lived in the nearby floodplain as well as
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October
Filing Made Easy: A Filing Simulation [With Storage Box, File Frame, Guides & Folders] - Ralph M. HolmesIn just 15 to 20 hours, students complete training using the latest ARMA-compatible rules in alphabetic, geographic, subject, and numeric filing procedures. A unique teaching pattern and self-check reviews let students pace their own progress.
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October
The Horse - J. Warren Evans, Anthony Borton, Harold Hintz, L. Dale Van VleckFor undergraduate/graduate animal science or equine studies courses at the levels, The Horse, 2/e provides in-depth discussions of equine biology, nutrition, genetics, reproduction, health, and management--with an emphasis on anatomy and physiology, and the care of legs and feet, that will help students assess injuries.