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January
Bears: Without Fear - Kevin Van TighemFear of bears seems almost to be part of what it is to be human. Our species emerged out of the depths of time into a world already populated by these great carnivores. Before we mastered iron and later developed firearms, we had few defences against bears--only watchful caution and elaborate ceremonies and sacrifices to ward off fear.Where human populations grow, bears have traditionally dwindled or disappeared. But when we return to the wild, to places where bears still survive, all our primeval fears awaken again. The risk of an automobile accident on the way to bear country far outstrips the
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January
Assistive Technology for Young Children: Creating Inclusive Learning Environments - Kathleen Sadao, Nancy B. RobinsonAssistive technology (AT) can help young children with disabilities fully participate in natural, inclusive learning environments—but many early childhood professionals don't get the training they need to harness the power of AT. Fill that gap with this unintimidating, reader-friendly resource, the go-to guide to recommended AT practice for children birth to 5. Developed by two leading early childhood specialists with in-depth expertise in assistive technology, this book demystifies AT and gives readers solutions they can implement right away, regardless of their technical experience. Early
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January
In Vivo NMR Spectroscopy: Principles and Techniques - Robin de GraafIn vivo NMR is a powerful tool for the study of cellular metabolism in isolated cells, tissues and organs in animal models and humans. It is a non-invasive technique which allows the study of biological reactions and processes inside cells. This is the first authored book, presenting unified approach to in vivo NMR.* It is a practical reference guide that allow operators to match NMR parameters and conditions to particular experiments.