Techniques for College Writing The Thesis Statement and Beyond

Techniques for College Writing  The Thesis Statement and Beyond Author Kathleen Moore
ISBN-10 9781413033434
Year 2010-01-01
Pages 352
Language en
Publisher Cengage Learning
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TECHNIQUES FOR COLLEGE WRITING: THE THESIS STATEMENT AND BEYOND is a brief rhetoric that empowers students as writers by giving them the tools they need to create a precise and well-focused thesis. Using the thesis statement as the lens through which students can approach the entire thinking and writing process, TECHNIQUES is divided into three parts that build upon one another: Part I--Thinking Through the Thesis Statement, Part II--Thinking Through Your Writing Assignment, and Part III--Writing Beyond the Composition Classroom. A wide range of journal articles, book excerpts, student essays, paintings, magazine ads, poetry, and short stories make the text accessible to students, and Thinking Through a Reading questions promote active reading and in-class discussion. In-chapter practice exercises, writing applications, revision tools, and writing assignments help students gain confidence so that they can begin to incorporate the techniques they've learned in the book into their own personal writing styles Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Health Professional s HPV Handbook

The Health Professional s HPV Handbook Author Walter Prendiville
ISBN-10 1842143360
Year 2006-01-13
Pages 96
Language en
Publisher CRC Press
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This compact, illustrated handbook is a concise but comprehensive resource that introduces medical students, general medical practitioners and gynecologists to the significance of the human papillomaviruses in the etiology of cervical cancer. All chapters are fully referenced and written by experts in the field. The content review virus structure, the epidemiology of HPV, the latest advances in HPV vaccination, and new markers for cervical disease.

Statistics in Criminology and Criminal Justice Analysis and Interpretation

Statistics in Criminology and Criminal Justice  Analysis and Interpretation Author Jeffery T. Walker
ISBN-10 9781449661168
Year 2008-08-15
Pages 498
Language en
Publisher Jones & Bartlett Publishers
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Thoroughly updated and revised, the Third Edition of Statistics in Criminology and Criminal Justice: Analysis and Interpretation provides criminal justice students with a firm knowledge base in the theory and application of statistical analyses. Students will be introduced to methods of identifying and classifying data, followed by explanations and demonstrations of statistical procedures. They will learn what statistical techniques are appropriate for particular data, why procedures give the results they do, and how to interpret the output of statistical analyses.

Women and Judaism

Women and Judaism Author Frederick E. Greenspahn
ISBN-10 9780814732182
Year 2009-11-01
Pages 268
Language en
Publisher NYU Press
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Although women constitute half of the Jewish population and have always played essential roles in ensuring Jewish continuity and the preservation of Jewish beliefs and values, only recently have their contributions and achievements received sustained scholarly attention. Scholars have begun to investigate Jewish women’s domestic, economic, intellectual, spiritual, and creative roles in Jewish life from biblical times to the present. Yet little of this important work has filtered down beyond specialists in their respective academic fields. Women and Judaism brings the broad new insights they have uncovered to the world. Women and Judaism communicates this research to a wider public of students and educated readers outside of the academy by presenting accessible and engaging chapters written by key senior scholars that introduce the reader to different aspects of women and Judaism. The contributors discuss feminist approaches to Jewish law and Torah study, the spirituality of Eastern European Jewish women, Jewish women in American literature, and many other issues. Contributors: Nehama Aschkenasy, Judith R. Baskin, Sylvia Barack Fishman, Harriet Pass Freidenreich, Esther Fuchs, Judith Hauptman, Sara R. Horowitz, Renée Levine, Pamela S. Nadell, and Dvora Weisberg.

Beyond Einstein

Beyond Einstein Author Michio Kaku
ISBN-10 0192861964
Year 1997
Pages 230
Language en
Publisher
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What is superstring theory and why is it important? Can superstrings offer the fulfilment of Einstein's lifelong dream of a Theory of Everything? Co-authored by Michio Kaku, one of the leading pioneers of superstrings, this is a thrilling account of the discoveries that have led scientists to the brightest new prospect in theoretical physics today. With all the excitement of a detective story, this book contains the newest ground-breaking research in physics, and offers a fascinating lookat the scientific research that may make the impossible possible.

Aviation Law Cases Laws and Related Sources

Aviation Law  Cases  Laws and Related Sources Author Paul B. Larsen
ISBN-10 9789004168107
Year 2012-06-07
Pages 1
Language en
Publisher Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
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Written in the context of the post-9/11 legal climate, this text introduces all the major areas of aviation, covering such topics as the international air law regime, crimes involving aircraft, international air carriage, litigation management, and governmental immunity from liability.

Grammar and Beyond Level 4 Teacher Support Resource Book with CD ROM

Grammar and Beyond Level 4 Teacher Support Resource Book with CD ROM Author Paul Carne
ISBN-10 9781107672970
Year 2012-09-10
Pages 64
Language en
Publisher Cambridge University Press
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Grammar and Beyond is a four-level North American grammar course informed by a collection of over one billion words of authentic language, ensuring that students learn grammar the way it is used in real spoken and written English. The series places special emphasis on grammar for writing.

Geodesy Beyond 2000

Geodesy Beyond 2000 Author Klaus-Peter Schwarz
ISBN-10 9783642597428
Year 2012-12-06
Pages 445
Language en
Publisher Springer Science & Business Media
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In this volume, the state of the art in geodesy is presented with special emphasis on the challenges of the next decade. It is subdivided into six parts. The first five parts discuss the challenges of providing a stable global reference at the parts per billion level by space methods, the impact of recently approved dedicated satellite missions on the determination of a high resolution global gravity field and its refinements by airborne gravity, advances in geodynamics and their impact on the monitoring of seismic hazards and earthquake prediction, the increasing use of GPS and INS in kinematic mode for mapping the Earth's surface and monitoring the behaviour of large man-made structures, and the related advances in mathematical theory and numerical techniques. The last part is dedicated to the discussion of a new structure for IAG to meet these challenges.

Ideas in Motion in Baghdad and Beyond

Ideas in Motion in Baghdad and Beyond Author Damien Janos
ISBN-10 9789004306264
Year 2015-10-12
Pages 490
Language en
Publisher BRILL
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This volume contains a collection of articles focusing on the philosophical and theological exchanges between Muslim and Christian intellectuals living in Baghdad during the classical period of Islamic history, when this city was a vibrant center of philosophical, scientific, and literary activity.

Urbanization beyond Municipal Boundaries

Urbanization beyond Municipal Boundaries Author The World Bank
ISBN-10 9780821398661
Year 2013-03-25
Pages 122
Language en
Publisher World Bank Publications
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This study identifies priority areas for India's policymakers as they try to harness economic efficiency and manage spatial equity associated with urbanization.

Beyond Leveled Books

Beyond Leveled Books Author Karen Szymusiak
ISBN-10 9781571107145
Year 2008
Pages 254
Language en
Publisher Stenhouse Publishers
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In Beyond Leveled Books, Second Edition the authors provide even more resources to help teachers understand and meet the needs of transitional readers. The key topic of series books has been revised and enlarged, with charts outlining new series along with the challenges they pose and the supports readers need. New lessons have been added, and most chapters now include a related article from a literacy expert. Some of the contributors include Kathy Collins, Larry Swartz, and Mary Lee Hahn.

Computer Vision Beyond the Visible Spectrum

Computer Vision Beyond the Visible Spectrum Author Bir Bhanu
ISBN-10 9781846280658
Year 2006-03-30
Pages 320
Language en
Publisher Springer Science & Business Media
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Recently, there has been a dramatic increase in the use of sensors in the non-visible bands. As a result, there is a need for existing computer vision methods and algorithms to be adapted for use with non-visible sensors, or for the development of completely new methods and systems. Computer Vision Beyond the Visible Spectrum is the first book to bring together state-of-the-art work in this area. It presents new & pioneering research across the electromagnetic spectrum in the military, commercial, and medical domains. By providing a detailed examination of each of these areas, it focuses on the development of state-of-the-art algorithms and looks at how they can be used to solve existing & new challenges within computer vision. Essential reading for academics & industrial researchers working in the area of computer vision, image processing, and medical imaging, it will also be useful background reading for advanced undergraduate & postgraduate students.

Astronomy The Solar System and Beyond

Astronomy  The Solar System and Beyond Author Michael Seeds
ISBN-10 9780495562030
Year 2009-01-05
Pages 512
Language en
Publisher Cengage Learning
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With this newly revised 6th edition of ASTRONOMY: THE SOLAR SYSTEM AND BEYOND, Mike Seeds and Dana Backman's goal is to help students use astronomy to understand science and use science to understand what we are. Fascinating and engaging, this text illustrates the scientific method and guides students to answer these fundamental questions: What are we? and How do we know? In discussing the interplay between evidence and hypothesis, the authors provide not just facts, but a conceptual framework for understanding the logic of science. The book vividly conveys their love of astronomy, and illustrates how students can comprehend their place in the universe by grasping a small set of physical laws. Crafting a story about astronomy, The authors show students how to ask questions to gradually puzzle out the beautiful secrets of the physical world. The revision addresses new developments in astrophysics and cosmology, plus the latest discoveries, including evidence of a new world beyond Pluto and new evidence of dark energy and the acceleration of the universe. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Computer Architecture and Organization From 8085 to core2Duo beyond

Computer Architecture and Organization  From 8085 to core2Duo   beyond Author Subrata Ghoshal
ISBN-10 813176155X
Year 2011
Pages 544
Language en
Publisher Pearson Education India
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The book uses microprocessors 8085 and above to explain the various concepts. It not only covers the syllabi of most Indian universities but also provides additional information about the latest developments like Intel Core? II Duo, making it one of the most updated textbook in the market. The book has an excellent pedagogy; sections like food for thought and quicksand corner make for an interesting read.