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November
The Fundamentals of Political Science Research - Paul M. Kellstedt, Guy D. WhittenPaul M. Kellstedt's and Guy D. Whitten's The Fundamentals of Political Science Research provides an introduction to the scientific study of politics, supplying students with the basic tools needed to be both critical consumers and producers of scholarly research in political science. The book begins with a discussion of what it means to take a scientific approach to the study of politics. At the core of such an approach is the development of causal theories. Because there is no magic formula by which theories are developed, the authors present a series of strategies and develop an integrated
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November
Grant Application Writers Handbook,  Fourth Edition - Liane Reif-LehrerGrant Application Writer's Handbook, Fourth Edition, Addresses The Key Points In Developing Grant Proposals In A Hands-On, Step-By-Step Method, With Sample Forms And Tips For Getting Approved And Funded. Both First-Time Grant Seekers, And Those Who Have Already Attempted To Get Funding Can Benefit From The Wealth Of Updated Information Regarding The Grant Application Process, Including Funding Sources And Newly Instituted Electronic Submission Guidelines. Author Dr. Liane Reif-Lehrer Uses Her Extensive Experience To Present The General Concepts That Will Help The Reader Write A Good Grant Proposal
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November
Conscious Capitalism: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business - John E. Mackey, Rajendra Sisodia, Bill GeorgeA Wall Street Journal BestsellerIn this book, Whole Foods Market cofounder John Mackey and professor and Conscious Capitalism, Inc. cofounder Raj Sisodia argue for the inherent good of both business and capitalism. Featuring some of today’s best-known companies, they illustrate how these two forces can—and do—work most powerfully to create value for all stakeholders: including customers, employees, suppliers, investors, society, and the environment.These "�Conscious Capitalism" companies include Whole Foods Market, Southwest Airlines, Costco, Google, Patagonia, The Container Store, UPS, and dozens
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November
Geometry Revisited (Mathematical Association of America Textbooks) - H.S.M. Coxeter, S.L. GreitzerAmong the many beautiful and nontrivial theorems in geometry found in Geometry Revisited are the theorems of Ceva, Menelaus, Pappus, Desargues, Pascal, and Brianchon. A nice proof is given of Morley's remarkable theorem on angle trisectors. The transformational point of view is emphasized: reflections, rotations, translations, similarities, inversions, and affine and projective transformations. Many fascinating properties of circles, triangles, quadrilaterals, and conics are developed.