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December
Advanced EMT: A Clinical-Reasoning Approach - Melissa Alexander, Richard Belle""Adv"anced EMT: A Clinical Reasoning Approach"was developed to assist students in successfully completing their Advanced EMT course and ultimately obtaining their licensure. Advanced EMT is a new level of EMS provider, thus warranting a first edition textbook with the National EMS Education Standards as its foundation. Special care has been taken to ensure that the latest applicable research was reviewed during the development of this textbook, resulting in our ability to deliver the latest evidence-based patient care to you and your students.
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December
Essentials of Family Medicine - Philip D. Sloane, Lisa M. Slatt, Mark H. Ebell, Louis B. JacquesThis updated Fourth Edition continues to serve as a comprehensive introduction to family medicine. Written at the clerkship level, it groups chapters into three sections: Principles of Family Medicine, Promoting Health throughout Life, and Common Problems. New to this edition is a feature called Careers in Family Medicine, three additional chapters, and a division of respiratory tract infections expanded and split into upper and lower. Its user-friendly style makes the book a lasting companion tool for the approach to diagnosing and treating common problems. Comes with a CD-ROM that contains 100
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December
The Coming of the Cosmic Christ - Matthew FoxA comprehensive description of the transformation of Christianity, by the bestselling theologian who has defined this spiritual renaissance.
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December
Media and Culture with 2009 Update - Richard Campbell, Christopher R. Martin, Bettina G. FabosBreaking the mold of traditional mass communication textbooks, Richard Campbell's "Media & Culture "goes beyond the basic facts and presents students with a critical and cultural perspective on the media. Campbell uses a unique five-stage critical thinking process to help students examine the forces that shape the mass media and become active participants in the media. "Media & Culture'"s integrated cultural perspective focuses on the reciprocal relationship between the mass media and our shared culture -- how cultural trends affect our media and how historical developments, technology,
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December
Island Biogeography: Ecology, Evolution and Conservation - Robert J. WhittakerWork on evolution on islands has a long-established biogeographical pedigree, stretching back to the work of Darwin and Wallace. Research generated ideas, theories, and models which have played a central role in the development of mainstream ecology, evolutionary biology, and biogeography. Island Biogeography is a new textbook, aimed at advanced undergraduates and graduate students. This is the first comprehensive book to be written on the topic since 1981. It provides a much needed synthesis of recent development across the discipline, linking current theoretical debates with applied island
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December
Interpreting Canada's Past, Volume Two: A Post-Confederation Reader - J.M. BumstedDesigned to accompany J.M. Bumsted's introductory history texts (the two-volume Peoples of Canada and the single-volume History of the Canadian Peoples), Interpreting Canada's Past is a collection of readings that now includes primary documents as well as previously published scholarly articles.
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December
Linguistics for L2 Teachers - Larry AndrewsA basic introduction to American English linguistics for teachers of ESL, written in a conversational style with technical vocabulary introduced in meaningful contexts. Applications to the ESL classroom are presented in a direct way.
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December
The Epic of Eden: A Christian Entry Into the Old Testament - Sandra L. RichterDoes your knowledge of the Old Testament feel like a grab bag of people, books, events and ideas? How many times have you resolved to really understand the OT? To finally make sense of it? Perhaps you are suffering from what Sandra Richter calls the "dysfunctional closet syndrome." If so, she has a solution. Like a home-organizing expert, she comes in and helps you straighten up your cluttered closet. Gives you hangers for facts. A timeline to put them on. And handy containers for the clutter on the floor. Plus she fills out your wardrobe of knowledge with exciting new facts and new perspectives.
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December
Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, Volume 3: Patient Assessment - Bryan E. BledsoeParamedic Care: Principles & Practice, Fourth Edition, "is intended to serve as a foundational guide and reference to paramedicine. Developed to stay ahead of current trends and practices in paramedicine, all seven volumes are based on the "National EMS Education Standards "and the accompanying "Paramedic Instructional Guidelines." Volume 3, "Patient Assessment," addresses the various steps and facets of patient assessment. Current terms for steps of the assessment have replaced older terms, for example "primary assessment" replaces the former term "initial assessment"; "secondary assessment"
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Language 1 - A Beka BookGrade: 1 Designed for use during seatwork time, this write-in text provides one page per day to help your child increase his thinking skills, improve his reading comprehension, and develop his creative writing ability. By the end of the year, your first grader will be able to write in complete sentences; capitalize the first word of a sentence and of the days and months; place a period at the end of a sentence; know and use suffixes and prefixes; and alphabetize words. Lively reading comprehension and creative writing exercises appear throughout the book.