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November
Comprehensive Textbook of Suicidology - Ronald W. Maris, Alan L. Berman, Morton M. SilvermanThis volume presents an authoritative overview of current scientific knowledge about suicide and suicide prevention. Multidisciplinary and comprehensive in scope, the book provides a solid foundation in theory, research, and clinical applications. Issues relevant to clinical case management are highlighted, and various treatment modalities are discussed in light of the latest research findings. Topics covered include the classification and prevalence of suicidal behaviors; social, cultural, and gender contexts of suicide; psychiatric and medical factors; and ethical and legal issues in
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November
Women's Lives in Medieval Europe: A Sourcebook - Emilie AmtThrough public and private records, letters, legal documents, historical and personal narratives, and archaeological evidence, Women's Lives in Medieval Europe presents a unique insight into the everyday experiences of women in the Middle Ages.
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November
Everything You Wanted to Know about Indians But Were Afraid to Ask - Anton Treuer“I had a profoundly well-educated Princetonian ask me, ‘Where is your tomahawk?’ I had a beautiful woman approach me in the college gymnasium and exclaim, ‘You have the most beautiful red skin.’ I took a friend to see Dances with Wolves and was told, ‘Your people have a beautiful culture.’ . . . I made many lifelong friends at college, and they supported but also challenged me with questions like, ‘Why should Indians have reservations?’ ” What have you always wanted to know about Indians? Do you think you should already know the answers—or suspect that your questions may be offensive? In
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November
UC Prescription for Herbal Healing: An Easy-to-Use A-Z Reference to Hundreds of Common Disorders andTheir Herbal Remedies - Phyllis A. Balch, Robert RisterThe popularity of herbal medicine has exploded during the past decade, with herbal remedies becoming increasingly available in such conventional outlets as drugstores and even supermarkets. Prescription for Herbal Healing brings to herbal medicine the same in-depth, easy-to-understand information and accessible style that Prescription for Nutritional Healing successfully brought to diet and nutritional supplements. This book is divided into three parts for easy reference. Part I discusses the basic principles of herbal medicine and outlines the properties and characteristics of some one hundred
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November
Linear and Nonlinear Circuits - Leon O. Chua, Charles A. Desoer, Ernest S. KuhThis text serves as a replacement for the well-known Desoer and Kuh's Basic Circuit Theory (McGraw-Hill,1969). Multi-terminal active devices are thoroughly covered. The text provides general background for computer-aided circuit analysis and pertinent treatment of simple nonlinear phenomena.
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November
Stretching Exercises for Qualitative Researchers - Valerie JanesickIn this updated version of her innovative book, author Valerie J. Janesick extends her dance and yoga metaphors to strengthen her argument that tapping into one's artistic side" "the side that is more creative and less inhibited" "is fundamental to realizing one's potential as a qualitative researcher. This Third Edition provides a series of exercises that are both imaginative and immensely practical in helping students to see the artistic side of research."
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November
Interpersonal Communication Through the Life Span - Tricia S. Jones, Martin S. Remland, Rebecca SanfordCommunication scholars increasingly recognize the influence life stages have on communication. This book presents concepts from a unique life span orientation so that readers can gain a better understanding of the impact the life span has on interpersonal communication and relationships. The authors include an abundance of current theory and research and also incorporate scholarship from psychology and sociology. Section Two is organized around four specific life stages: early to middle childhood--addresses topics such as emotional and conflict competence; adolescence to young
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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