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Vernacular Eloquence: What Speech Can Bring to Writing - Peter ElbowA writing guide for the twenty-first century, Vernacular Eloquence explores how the variety of ways the spoken word can enhance the written word, drawing on examples from blogs, email, and other recent trends.
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The Chinese Economy: Transitions and Growth - Barry NaughtonThis comprehensive overview of the modern Chinese economy by a noted expert on China's economic development offers a quality and breadth of coverage not found in any other English-language text. In The Chinese Economy, Barry Naughton provides both an engaging, broadly focused introduction to China's economy since 1949 and original insights based on his own extensive research. The book will be an essential resource for students, teachers, scholars, business people, and policymakers. It is suitable for classroom use for undergraduate or graduate courses.After presenting background material on the
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Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics - Michael Moran, Howard Shapiro, Daisie D. Boettner, Margaret BaileyThis leading text in the field maintains its engaging, readable style while presenting a broader range of applicationsthat motivate engineers to learn the core thermodynamics concepts.Two new coauthors help update the material and integrate engaging, new problems. Throughout the chapters, they focus on the relevanceof thermodynamics to modern engineering problems. Many relevantengineering based situations are also presented to help engineersmodel and solve these problems.