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June
Transgressive Tales: Queering the Grimms - Kay Turner, Pauline GreenhillContributors explore alternative readings and queer possibilities of the Grimm brothers Kinder- und Hausmrchen (KHM, Childrens and Household Tales).
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June
The Center Cannot Hold: My Journey Through Madness - Elyn R. SaksElyn Saks is a success by any measure: she's an endowed professor at the prestigious University of Southern California Gould School of Law. She has managed to achieve this in spite of being diagnosed as schizophrenic and given a "grave" prognosis -- and suffering the effects of her illness throughout her life. Saks was only eight, and living an otherwise idyllic childhood in sunny 1960s Miami, when her first symptoms appeared in the form of obsessions and night terrors. But it was not until she reached Oxford University as a Marshall Scholar that her first full-blown episode, complete with voices
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June
Final Cut Express 4: Visual QuickStart Guide - Lisa BrenneisWith simple step-by-step instructions, a strong visual approach, and sound professional advice, this thoroughly updated task-based guide to Final Cut Express 4 ensures that users can start taking advantage of the program's powerful editing capabilities immediately.
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June
Unchristian: What a New Generation Really Thinks about Christianity...and Why It Matters - David Kinnaman, Gabe LyonsThis work was commissioned by Fermi Project. The New Testament writer Paul told the first-century Christians: "You yourselves are our letter . . . known and read by everybody." When a person "reads" your life, what does it say? What does your faith look like to outsiders? A major new research project, unveiled for the first time in this book, describes the increasingly negative reputation of Christians, especially among young Americans. The research shows that Christians are best known for what they are against. They are perceived as being judgmental, antihomosexual, and
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June
New Eusebius: Documents Illustrating the History of the Church to AD 337 - J. StevensonThis is a source book for students of the patristic period and a companion volume to 'Creeds, Councils and Controversies' and 'Doctrine and Practice in the Early Church'. This updated edition incorporates vital documents that were not available when the original collection was compiled.
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June
Spikes: Exploring the Neural Code - Fred Rieke, William Bialek, David Warland, Rob de Ruyter van SteveninckWhat does it mean to say that a certain set of spikes is the right answer to a computational problem? In what sense does a spike train convey information about the sensory world? Spikes begins by providing precise formulations of these and related questions about the representation of sensory signals in neural spike trains. The answers to these questions are then pursued in experiments on sensory neurons.Intended for neurobiologists with an interest in mathematical analysis of neural data as well as the growing number of physicists and mathematicians interested in information processing by "real"
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June
Paul's Letter to the Romans: A Commentary - Arland J. HultgrenOn the heels of Arland Hultgren?'s successful commentary comes a new volume exploring one of the most significant theological documents ever written. In this commentary Arland Hultgren engages the text of Paul?'s Letter to the Romans using careful theological exegesis in conversation with scores of contemporary biblical scholars.Hultgren walks readers through the letter verse-by-verse, illuminating the text with helpful comments, probing into major puzzles, and highlighting the epistle?'s most inspiring features. He also demonstrates the essentially forward-looking, missional character of Paul?'s
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June
Onboard French - Learn a language before you land - Eton InstituteOnboard is a companion that will have you familiarized with your language of choice before you land. Learn the Alphabet and pronunciation as well as useful phrases in 8 categories, such as greetings, travel and directions, making friends to business and emergencies. Download, read and enjoy your vacation like never before.
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June
New Perspectives on Microsoft Office 2013: First Course - Ann Shaffer, Patrick Carey, June Jamrich Parsons, Dan Oja, Kathy T. FinneganWith proven pedagogy that emphasizes critical-thinking, problem-solving, and in-depth coverage, New Perspectives helps students develop the Microsoft Office 2013 skills they need to be successful in college and beyond. Updated with all new case-based tutorials, New Perspectives Microsoft Office 2013 continues to engage students in applying skills to real-world situations, making concepts relevant. A new Troubleshoot case problem enhances critical thinking, and a new tutorial on Managing Your Files helps students navigate Windows 8. As always, New Perspectives improves learning outcomes and
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June
Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison - Michel FoucaultBarely two hundred and fifty years ago man condemned of attempting to assassinate the King of France was drawn and quartered in a grisly spectacle that suggested an unmediated duel between the violence of the criminal and the violence of the state. This groundbreaking book by the most influential philosopher since Sartre compels us to reevaluate our assumptions about all the ensuing reforms in the penal institutions of the West. For as he examines innovations that range from the abolition of torture to the institution of forced labor and the appearance of the modern penitentiary, Michel Foucault