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May
Artificial Intelligence: Foundations of Computational Agents - David L. Poole, Alan K. MackworthRecent decades have witnessed the emergence of artificial intelligence as a serious science and engineering discipline. Artificial Intelligence: Foundations of Computational Agents is a textbook aimed at junior to senior undergraduate students and first-year graduate students. It presents artificial intelligence (AI) using a coherent framework to study the design of intelligent computational agents. By showing how basic approaches fit into a multidimensional design space, readers can learn the fundamentals without losing sight of the bigger picture. The book balances theory and experiment, showing
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May
Probability - Leo BreimanWell known for the clear, inductive nature of its exposition, this reprint volume is an excellent introduction to mathematical probability theory. It may be used as a graduate-level text in one- or two-semester courses in probability for students who are familiar with basic measure theory, or as a supplement in courses in stochastic processes or mathematical statistics. Designed around the needs of the student, this book achieves readability and clarity by giving the most important results in each area while not dwelling on any one subject. Each new idea or concept is introduced from an intuitive,
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May
Toxic Substances Controls Guide: Federal Regulation Of Chemicals In The Environment - Mary Devine WorobecThis concise presentation of federal law and regulation governing toxic chemicals will help you recognize your risks and avoid liability. It gives you: quick reference to your obligations under regulations administered by the EPA, OSHA, Department of Transportation, and Consumer Product Safety Commission highlights of each major toxic statute in convenient "at-a-glance" summaries details of the 1990 changes to the Clean Air Act, the Hazardous Materials Transportation Act, regulations under Superfund addressing lender liability, and much more This is an ideal starting point for those
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May
Psychology - Lester A. LeftonIt's here! MyPsychLab Where learning comes to life! An exciting new learning and teaching tool designed to increase student success in the classroom and give instructors quick and easy access to every resource needed to teach and administer an introductory psychology course.Learning in context With MyPsychLab students use an actual e-book, in the same layout as the printed version, to launch multimedia resources such as animations, video and audio clips, activities and simulations, and more.Individualized Study Plans MyPsychLab gives students multiple testing and quizzing opportunities in each
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May
Essentials of Avian Medicine and Surgery - Brian Coles"Essentials of Avian Medicine and Surgery" is designed as a concise quick reference for the busy practitioner and animal nurse. Eminently practical, this classic avian text is prized for its down-to-earth approach. new contributions from world renowned experts in avian medicine new chapter on the special senses of birds, an understanding of which is crucial when giving advice on avian welfare problems fully up-to-date on the latest diagnostic and imaging techniques avian zoonotics are highlighted in infectious diseases section
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May
52 Weeks of Family Italian - Eileen Mc AreeStart speaking Italian today! 52 Weeks of Family Italian contains small, weekly lessons that will get you and your family speaking and understanding Italian right away. No flashcards or grammar practice required! Here is the perfect book to help you finally learn to speak Italian and teach your children as you learn. All weekly activities are integrated into modern family life. Games and fun activities are included to help you on your language learning journey. Also inside 52 Weeks of Family Italian: Ideas! Pressed for time? The Ideas! section presents ways to integrate language learning into a
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May
Reflections on the Revolution in France - Edmund Burke, L.G. MitchellThis new and up-to-date edition of a book that has been central to political philosophy, history, and revolutionary thought for two hundred years offers readers a dire warning of the consequences that follow the mismanagement of change. Written for a generation presented with challenges of terrible proportions--the Industrial, American, and French Revolutions, to name the most obvious--Burke's Reflections of the Revolution in France displays an acute awareness of how high political stakes can be, as well as a keen ability to set contemporary problems within a wider context of political theory.
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May
Plan of Attack - Bob Woodward, Alice MayhewPlan of Attack is the definitive account of how and why President George W. Bush, his war council, and allies launched a preemptive attack to topple Saddam Hussein and occupy Iraq. Bob Woodward's latest landmark account of Washington decision making provides an original, authoritative narrative of behind-the-scenes maneuvering over two years, examining the causes and consequences of the most controversial war since Vietnam. Based on interviews with 75 key participants and more than three and a half hours of exclusive interviews with President Bush, Plan of Attack is part presidential history
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May
Deuteronomy - J. Gordon McConvilleIn this outstanding commentary J. G. McConville offers a theological interpretation of the Old Testament book of Deuteronomy in the context of the biblical canon. He gives due attention to historical issues where these bear on what can be known about the settings in which the text emerged. His dominant method is one that approaches Deauteronomy as a finished work. McConville argues that in the context of the ancient world Deuteronomy should be understood as the radical blueprint for the life of a people, at the same time both spiritual and political, and profoundly different from every other
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May
Shaping the College Curriculum: Academic Plans in Context - Lisa R. Lattuca, Joan S. Stark"Shaping the College Curriculum" focuses on curriculum development as an important decision-making process in colleges and universities. The authors define curriculum as an academic plan developed in a historical, social, and political context. They identify eight curricular elements that are addressed, intentionally or unintentionally, in developing all college courses and programs. By exploring the interaction of these elements in context they use the academic plan model to clarify the processes of course and program planning, enabling instructors and administrators to ask crucial questions