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February
Buddhist Religion: A Historical Introduction - Richard H. RobinsonThe most comprehensive, insightful, and up-to-date introduction to Buddhism available, this text traces the religion of Awakening from its origins to its spread throughout Asia and the world. Combining historical narrative with contextual analysis in a clear and engaging style, the authors present a full and balanced portrait of the Buddhist religion in terms of ritual, devotionalism, institutions, doctrine, and meditation practice. Of special interest are the discussions of women's contributions to the Buddhist tradition and the portraits of current religious life, both lay and monastic, drawn
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February
Wisdom For Life: Three Principles for Well Being - Elsie SpittleThe author reveals in tangible and easy to comprehend terms that by understanding the Three Principles (Mind, Thought & Consciousness) of human experience, anyone has the innate ability to attain true health, to liberate themselves from their own prisons or perception and to live with all the energy and joy that is their birthright.
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February
Shakespeare and the Moving Image: The Plays on Film and Television - Anthony Davies, Stanley WellsA range of writers study the best known and most entertaining film, television and video versions of Shakespeare's plays, paying particular attention to the work of Olivier, Zeffirelli and Kurosawa and the BBC television series. A comprehensive filmography is included.
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February
The New Testament Is In Greek:  A Short Course for Exegetes - L. William CountrymanThis book focuses on reading the Greek text yet teaches enough syntax to enable students to effectively to deal with texts throughout the New Testament. The grammatical explanations are exceptionally clear and understandable, are based where possible on English usage, and are always related to what has been encountered in the reading. From the Publisher In American seminaries today, there is a very limited amount of time available to most students for language study. And yet, a working knowledge of the original language of the New Testament is imperative for informed exegesis of the biblical
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February
Poetry and Designs: Authoritative Texts, Illuminations in Color and Monochrome, Related Prose, Criticism - William Blake, Mary Lynn Johnson, John E. GrantThis generous selection from Blake's poems, prose, notebooks, marginalia, and letters is accompanied by many of Blake's illuminations for his own works, some in full color. The spelling and punctuation have been modified for greater intelligibility to modern readers. Almost all of Blake's published writings are here, as well as most of his best shorter poems that remained in manuscript at his death, and much of his most energetic prose. Of Blake's major epics, Milton is printed in full, in its longest version; Jerusalem is represented by selection amounting to one third of the complete poem, and
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February
Introductory Time Series with R - Paul S.P. Cowpertwait, Andrew V. MetcalfeYearly global mean temperature and ocean levels, daily share prices, and the signals transmitted back to Earth by the Voyager space craft are all examples of sequential observations over time known as time series. This book gives you a step-by-step introduction to analysing time series using the open source software R. Each time series model is motivated with practical applications, and is defined in mathematical notation. Once the model has been introduced it is used to generate synthetic data, using R code, and these generated data are then used to estimate its parameters. This sequence enhances
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February
Miller & Freund's Probability and Statistics for Engineers - Richard A.  Johnson, Irwin Miller, John E. FreundFor an introductory, one or two semester, sophomore-junior level course in Probability and Statistics or Applied Statistics for engineering, physical science, and mathematics students. This example- and exercise-rich exploration of both elementary probability and basic statistics emphasizes engineering and science applications--many using data collected from the author's consulting experience. In later chapters, the text emphasizes designed experiments, especially two-level factorial design.
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February
Nurse Practitioner Certification Examination and Practice Preparation - Margaret FitzgeraldA unique presentation condenses a vast amount of information into an effective review. Questions, answers, case examples, in-depth discussions and references help develop your understanding of disorders and show you how to apply what you've learned to practice. Based on the AJN Book of the Year 2nd Edition, this updated edition features even more questions, more content, and all-new full-color photographs online--to ensure your success.
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February
Access to History Politics, Presidency, and Society in the USA 1968-2001 - Vivienne SandersThis title charts the political course of America between 1968 amd 2001, from the Watergate scandal to the Clinton years. It focuses both on the political and presidential developments of the time and analyses how these manifested themselves socially and culturally, from sport to race relations.