Knowledge Nature and Norms

Knowledge  Nature  and Norms
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Author: Mark Timmons,David Shoemaker
Pages: 397
ISBN: 0495097225
Release: 2009
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company

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Find everything you need for a solid introduction to philosophy with this brief, powerful text. One of the most concise introductory philosophy anthologies available, KNOWLEDGE, NATURE, AND NORMS: AN INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY features classical philosophy readings, short fiction, and literature from popular writers, as well as a wealth of effective learning tools.Concise, well-edited selections are designed to give first-time philosophy students what you need to succeed--a well-crafted focus on the essential elements of philosophical debate. Integrated learning tools, such as a comprehensive introductory essay at the beginning of the text, provides an overview of how to approach philosophy. Engaging Chapter Introductions highlight key arguments, while Reading Comprehension and Review Questions draw your attention to key ideas. A robust companion website further enhances learning with self-assessment exercises, study guides, and links to philosophical and other helpful resources.With this anthology, you’ll find a complete range of philosophical topics, including key issues in epistemology, metaphysics, and ethics. This thorough introduction is all within a book that’s one-third the length of a typical anthology for cost savings and unmatched clarity.

Essentials of the Legal Environment Today

Essentials of the Legal Environment Today
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1305785916
Release: 2015
Editor: Unknown

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The College Handbook of Creative Writing

The College Handbook of Creative Writing
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Author: Robert DeMaria
Pages: 452
ISBN: 0155053019
Release: 1998
Editor: Heinle

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

THE COLLEGE HANDBOOK OF CREATIVE WRITING is a best-selling textbook designed for all creative writing courses. Covering fiction, poetry, and drama, it explores such across-the-genres subjects as theme, setting, characters, plot, point of view, tone, style, description, dialogue, thoughts, time, images, and sounds. There are also useful chapters on The Performance Factor, Fundamentals of Writing, and Writing as a Career, which includes sample listings of jobs for writers. Contemporary and classic selections serve to illustrate discussions and act as models to promote the writing process, and are followed by exercises and writing suggestions at the end of each chapter. A glossary of literary terms and a bibliography complete this concise textbook, resulting in a design that allows for a maximum of information in a portable little book.

Cengage Advantage Books Understanding Arguments Concise Edition

Cengage Advantage Books  Understanding Arguments  Concise Edition
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Author: Walter Sinnott-Armstrong,Robert J. Fogelin
Pages: 352
ISBN: 9781305177338
Release: 2014-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: UNDERSTANDING ARGUMENTS, CONCISE EDITION, 1E uses everyday life experiences to teach the basics of informal logic. By taking out the non-essential instruction, this edition hones in on the argument construction involved in day-to-day life, and how to do it better. Plus, to round out the discussion, CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: UNDERSTANDING ARGUMENTS, CONCISE EDITION, 1E includes a three-chapter overview of formal logic as well. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Actor s Checklist

The Actor s Checklist
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Author: Rosary O'Neill
Pages: 244
ISBN: 1133308651
Release: 2012-10-04
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Based on the Constantin Stanislavki method of acting, THE ACTOR'S CHECKLIST examines Stanislavki's eight principles in an easily understood checklist format. This exciting acting guide also includes insights from other famous acting teachers, including Uta Hagen, Sanford Meisner, Lee Strasberg, Michael Chekov, and Stella Adler. Providing techniques for use in both classroom and production situations, this edition features new chapters on time, place, and history, as well as a new appendix that covers movement and vocal warmups.

Cengage Advantage Books Business Law Text and Exercises

Cengage Advantage Books  Business Law  Text and Exercises
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Author: Roger LeRoy Miller,William E. Hollowell
Pages: 656
ISBN: 0324786166
Release: 2010-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Concise and user-friendly, BUSINESS LAW: TEXT AND EXERCISES captures basic business law in a straightforward, practical manner. As part of the Cengage Advantage book collection, this paperback book offers students and teachers one of the most cost-effective and efficient choices for the business law survey course. This revised Sixth Edition is designed to help students master the legal concepts and doctrines presented, and to give them experience in applying basic legal principles to common business situations. Hypothetical examples are used for illustration rather than real court cases. With this proven formula for success, BUSINESS LAW: TEXT AND EXERCISES continues to be the most approachable and practical text for the course. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Fundamental Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences

Fundamental Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
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Author: David C. Howell
Pages: 649
ISBN: 9781305887541
Release: 2016-02-02
Editor: Cengage Learning

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FUNDAMENTAL STATISTICS FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES focuses on providing the context of statistics in behavioral research, while emphasizing the importance of looking at data before jumping into a test. This practical approach provides students with an understanding of the logic behind the statistics, so they understand why and how certain methods are used -- rather than simply carry out techniques by rote. Students move beyond number crunching to discover the meaning of statistical results and appreciate how the statistical test to be employed relates to the research questions posed by an experiment. Written in an informal style, the text provides an abundance of real data and research studies that provide a real-life perspective and help students learn and understand concepts. In alignment with current trends in statistics in the behavioral sciences, the text emphasizes effect sizes and meta-analysis, and integrates frequent demonstrations of computer analyses through SPSS and R. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Speaker s Compact Handbook

The Speaker s Compact Handbook
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Author: Jo Sprague,Douglas Stuart
Pages: 256
ISBN: 0495565490
Release: 2008-01-01
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company

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CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: THE SPEAKER'S COMPACT HANDBOOK, Second Edition, equips you with the essential information, tips, and tools you need to be an effective public speaker. Its spiral-bound, quick-reference format makes the handbook easy to use. And because each of its succinct chapters can stand alone, you can jump exactly to the topic you need to help you create a great speech. Two simple features--Key Points and Checklists--help you stay on track throughout the speech-building process. In addition to the material within the handbook, online interactive tools like Speech Builder Express(tm) 3.0 and InfoTrac College Edition help further develop your public speaking skills.

Cengage Advantage Books Business Law Text and Cases The First Course

Cengage Advantage Books  Business Law  Text and Cases   The First Course
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Author: Roger LeRoy Miller
Pages: 896
ISBN: 1285770188
Release: 2014-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Based on the first half of the longtime market-leader BUSINESS LAW: TEXT AND CASES by Clarkson/Miller/Cross, this paperback text offers an affordable solution for the first course in a business law series, often a requirement for business majors. It delivers an ideal blend of classic black letter law and contemporary cases. The text's strong student orientation makes the law accessible, interesting, and relevant, with cases that represent the latest developments. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cengage Advantage Books Western Civilization Beyond Boundaries Volume I

Cengage Advantage Books  Western Civilization  Beyond Boundaries  Volume I
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Author: Thomas F. X. Noble,Barry Strauss,Duane Osheim,Kristen Neuschel,Elinor Accampo
Pages: 592
ISBN: 1133610137
Release: 2013-06-25
Editor: Cengage Learning

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Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this text is an economically priced version of WESTERN CIVILIZATION: BEYOND BOUNDARIES, 7e. The Advantage Edition offers the high level of scholarship and engaging narrative of the full text, while limiting the number of features, images, and maps. Each volume is packaged in a paperback, two-color format that appeals to those seeking a comprehensive, trade-sized history text. Like its full-length counterpart, the Advantage Edition of WESTERN CIVILIZATION encompasses the full social and political story of Western Civilization within a wider definition of Europe that includes Eastern Europe, Scandinavia, and European frontiers. The text emphasizes Europe's interaction with the world and encourages readers to question why and how history unfolded as it did. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cengage Advantage Books Sociology

Cengage Advantage Books  Sociology
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Author: Jon M. Shepard
Pages: 672
ISBN: 1111829578
Release: 2012-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning

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Well respected for its exceptional scholarship, readability, and accessibility, SOCIOLOGY is available at an affordable price. With a dynamic critical-thinking focus and a theoretically balanced presentation, this Advantage book is noteworthy for its use of SQ3R (Survey, Question, Read, Recite, Review), its built-in student study guide, and its solid research orientation to the basic principles of sociology. Fascinating examples of high-interest topics, such as cyber bullying and stratification and the social impact of Hurricane Katrina, as well as current information on race, aging, globalization, religion, and mental health issues, ensure that this latest version of Shepard's respected text is contemporary and relevant. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cengage Advantage Books Visual Storytelling Videography and Post Production in the Digital Age

Cengage Advantage Books  Visual Storytelling  Videography and Post Production in the Digital Age
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Author: Ronald J. Osgood,M. Joseph Hinshaw
Pages: 368
ISBN: 1285081668
Release: 2013-01-14
Editor: Cengage Learning

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VISUAL STORYTELLING: VIDEOGRAPHY AND POST PRODUCTION IN THE DIGITAL AGE SECOND EDITION combines a thorough exploration of essential storytelling concepts with detailed instruction in practical technical skills. Without limiting its focus to a particular range of equipment, applications, or technology, this engaging text covers the key concepts, aesthetics, and techniques of single-camera field production and post production, and includes real-life stories and suggestions from working professionals. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Understanding Arguments

Understanding Arguments
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Author: Robert J. Fogelin,Walter Sinnott-Armstrong
Pages: 432
ISBN: 0155926721
Release: 1991
Editor: Harcourt College Pub

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The Piano Advantage

The Piano Advantage
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Author: Carolynn A. Lindeman
Pages: 138
ISBN: 0495001260
Release: 2005-02-24
Editor: Schirmer Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Brief, inviting, inexpensive, and written by a brand-name author, this new book provides an introduction to piano for the adult beginner. Its length, price, and approach make it less intimidating and more accessible to students because no background in music is assumed - just a genuine interest in learning to play the piano. The book is organized in ten units with reviews at the end of each unit that allow students to check their progress. Answer Keys to the end-of-unit reviews are provided in Appendix E. This step-by-step text includes nearly double the music of the competition, including a section titled "Extending the Challenge," which offers 14 additional pieces for the student to explore. Nearly all of the musical selections in the text are included on the free practice CD, and many have been recorded at both a practice and performance tempo.

Cengage Advantage Books Introductory Musicianship

Cengage Advantage Books  Introductory Musicianship
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Author: Theodore A. Lynn
Pages: 272
ISBN: 9781133386704
Release: 2011-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This compact edition text/workbook emphasizes the fundamental skills of reading and writing music by providing ample drill exercises that challenge without overwhelming the student. A wealth of examples both in the text and on the accompanying Premium Website, along with worksheet exercises reinforce each major concept covered in the book. This gives instructors the flexibility to assign as much or as little material as the student needs to master those concepts central to good musicianship. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cengage Advantage Books Analyzing Politics

Cengage Advantage Books  Analyzing Politics
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Author: Ellen Grigsby
Pages: 384
ISBN: 1285465598
Release: 2014-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning

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Cengage Advantage Books Fundamentals of Business Law Today Summarized Cases

Cengage Advantage Books  Fundamentals of Business Law Today  Summarized Cases
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Author: Roger LeRoy Miller
Pages: 848
ISBN: 9781305482470
Release: 2015-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Packed with 2013 and 2014 cases, FUNDAMENTALS OF BUSINESS LAW TODAY: SUMMARIZED CASES, 10e covers core business law topics like contracts and sales in a concise paperback. Summarized cases integrated throughout the text illustrate key points of law without unnecessary detail. Intended for the one-term course focused primarily on contracts and sales, the text condenses the latest legal topics--including cyberlaw, health-care, financial reform, and more--for quick comprehension. An entire chapter is devoted to Internet Law, Social Media, and Privacy. Current, abbreviated, and affordable, FUNDAMENTALS OF BUSINESS LAW TODAY: SUMMARIZED CASES, 10e provides an easy-to-understand alternative to traditional Business Law texts. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cengage Advantage Books Essentials of the Legal Environment

Cengage Advantage Books  Essentials of the Legal Environment
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Author: Roger Miller,Frank Cross,Gaylord Jentz
Pages: 704
ISBN: 0324400403
Release: 2007-01-02
Editor: West Legal Studies in Business

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Get your money's worth with ESSENTIALS OF THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT! This affordable text offers complete one-semester coverage of business law and its environment in a non-technical, straightforward, and engaging style. Authors Miller, Cross, and Jentz explain legal issues and court decisions in a way that pares down legal jargon while still conveying what you need to know to succeed in your course and in the legal environment. ESSENTIALS OF THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT covers all required business law topics for the CPA exam and includes a 2008 Online Legal Research Guide that provides basic information about how to find almost anything related to law on the internet. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Business Law Text Exercises

Business Law  Text   Exercises
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Author: Roger LeRoy Miller,William E. Hollowell
Pages: 704
ISBN: 1337624659
Release: 2018-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Focus on the basics of business law principles with BUSINESS LAW: TEXT AND EXERCISES, 9E. Written in user-friendly language, each chapter concentrates on one important topic, allowing readers to easily explore specific points of law and concepts. The authors have taken special care to provide straightforward descriptions, everyday examples, and varied exercises to help readers apply what they are reading and learning to real-life situations. Developed to provide a business law overview, this edition’s short, concise chapters are punctuated with illustrative and timely features, including Highlighting the Point and real case summaries. Each chapter’s learning tools clarify contemporary legal principles in a practical presentation that ensures readers gain a solid understanding of business law. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cengage Advantage Books Business Law Text Cases Commercial Law for Accountants

Cengage Advantage Books  Business Law  Text   Cases   Commercial Law for Accountants
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Author: Roger LeRoy Miller
Pages: 864
ISBN: 128577017X
Release: 2014-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

BUSINESS LAW: TEXT & CASES--COMMERCIAL LAW FOR ACCOUNTANTS is an adaptation of the market-leading Clarkson/Miller/Cross textbook. This textbook is suited for the second course in a business law series (commercial law), often a requirement for accounting majors. It covers topics students will see on the CPA exam and delivers an ideal blend of classic black letter law and contemporary cases. The text's strong student orientation makes the law accessible, interesting, and relevant with cases that represent the latest developments. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.