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Science Surprises: Exploring the Nature of Science
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,090. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
A text supplement for students in any grade 7-10 science class, it is used with several freely available interactive lessons for a unit on the nature of science (NoS). The unit addresses many of the common misconceptions about NoS. It satisfies virtually all the latest NoS standards (in NGSS, CCSS). It includes strategies for critical and skeptical thinking. Teacher's Guide is also available.
Neuropsychopharmacology: A Tutorial Study Guide (box set)
Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 223,480. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Medicine
“ Neuropsychopharmacology” is a part of the Neuropsychopharmacology course series textbooks. It is a tutorial written in questions and answers format. It is a study guide with in-depth explanations. Each section is a modular unit that is self-contained for easy reading. The principles and concepts are introduced systematically so students can learn and retain the materials intuitively.
Core Ideas in Neuroscience
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 110,220. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Everybody needs to know something about their brain. But who wants to wade through a tedious textbook that tells you far more than you want to know? This book is organized as modules explaining the basic principles of 75 core ideas. You don’t have to wade through it. You can dance through it, easily getting up to speed on just the few ideas you may need to know about at the moment.
Biochemistry Dictionary for Health Professionals
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,760. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Biochemistry
(5.00 from 1 review)
So much more than a dictionary. It contains interactive case studies, short lectures and 'high-impact' biochemistry terms that overlap with physiology, pharmacology and the clinical sciences. It is ideal for students studying for board examinations allowing them to optimize their precious study time.
The Ethical Technologist
Series: Text Book, Book 8 · Applied Philosophy, Book 7. Price: $13.95 USD. Words: 33,400. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
The Ethical Technologist is an exploration of what it is to be a change agent during this most dynamic period of human history. Ethical conduct in technology development comes down to a simple, two-part proposition; people must be told what the consequences of using a technology will be and give their informed consent, and secondly, that they must not be harmed by using it.
Negociar, ruta hacia el éxito: Estrategias y habilidades esenciales
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,030. Language: Spanish. Published: February 16, 2015 by Van Rye Publishing, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Negotiating, Nonfiction » Law » Arbitration, Negotiation, Mediation
Esta guía práctica de la negociación personal y comercial va más allá de la fase de negociación propiamente dicha, cubriendo íntegramente el proceso desde la toma de decisión a favor de la negociación, a través de la evaluación del desempeño de la misma.
A Guidebook to Inks,Paints And Functional Inks
Price: $35.00 USD. Words: 99,690. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry
The aim of this book is to give a little of the background regarding the making of inks paints and conductive inks and to suggest some possible uses and further experiments for them when applied as thick films and to aid in the development of functional devices based on inks that can be made by the experimenter themselves in their own labs opening up the opportunity for the creation of new inks.
More Than Two: A Practical Guide to Ethical Polyamory
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 159,580. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Thorntree Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Alternative family, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A long-awaited, wide-ranging resource exploring the often-complex world of living polyamorously. Highlighting the nuances, the relationship options, the myths and the expectations, the authors share not only their hard-won philosophies about polyamory, but also their hurts and embarrassments, while gently guiding readers through the thorny issues of jealousy and insecurity.
Redband Trout Waters: A Fly-Fishing Road Trip to Oregon's Crooked, Deschutes & Metolius Rivers
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A beautifully photographed guide, in color, with all you need to know to take a fly-fishing road trip to central Oregon and fish for native redband trout. Information to use Bend, Oregon as your base camp, or camp along the Crooked, Deschutes or Metolius rivers. The book contains hatch charts, selected patterns, maps for access and camping, flows and context, technique, and more.
Introduction to HTML & CSS
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » HTML
This book covers the basics of HTML and inline CSS based on the latest standards proposed by W3C. Basic topics are covered to make it possible to build a simple web page. This book is used in Introduction to HTML and CSS topics in courses taught at City College of San Francisco where the author teaches.
63 Defense: A Winning Youth Defense
Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 46,410. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
The 63 Defense using both read and stack pressure concepts made famous by the 33 Stack Defense. It blends these concepts along with the zone coverage, Tampa cover 2 concepts, and aggressive 34 outside linebacker techniques to give you an aggressive defense that is fundamentally sound yet very simple to install. Coach Gregory goes into great detail about installation, practice, and adjustments.
Agile ScrumMaster Exam Questions
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation
ScrumMaster Exam question contains actual exam question as used office examinations. Becoming a member of a Scrum team can be a daunting prospect and being asked to serve as the team’s ScrumMaster can be downright intimidating. You’ve got an idea of what Scrum is and have read a few articles or books on the topic, but you really don’t know how to go about putting that theory into action.
The Generous Qur'an: An accurate, modern English translation of the Qur'an, Islam's holiest book.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 198,940. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings
The only accurate English translation of the Qur’an available anywhere! It is a one-of-a-kind resource that exposes the true nature of Islam's most holy book. This book is not just for Jews, Christians, or Muslims, but for anyone who speaks English and is seeking an understanding of what is actually contained in the Qur’an—the basis of the Islamic faith.
The Prodigal's Perspective
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 34,430. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012 by Rejoice Marriage Ministries, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Love & Marriage
"What is my prodigal spouse thinking?" abandoned spouses want to know. In this one-of-a-kind book, returned prodigal Bob Steinkamp answers the questions about what he was thinking and doing while he and his wife were divorced, and then as God was restoring their marriage. You will search far for a book that is this open about the prodigal experience.
Dungeon Hacks: How NetHack, Angband, and Other Roguelikes Changed the Course of Video Games
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,860. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
Despite their visual simplicity, roguelike games captivate thousands of players around the world. From the author of the bestselling Stay Awhile and Listen series, Dungeon Hacks introduces you to the visionaries behind some of the most popular roguelikes of all time, and shows how their creations paved the way for the blockbuster video games of today—and beyond.
More Banker’s Insights on International Trade - Student Edition Rev 2011
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 32,440. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Insurance business
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lessons from practical experience about international trade of particular interest to international busines students. The book contains true stories to illustrate how to mitigate risk and improve cash flow for importers and exporters. Roy delivers extremely useful and sometimes complex international trade information in an easy to follow entertaining manner. Includes discussion questions.
The TV In The Wall
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 142,980. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
This true life coming-of-age story follows the unique experiences of two twin brothers to an unimaginable tragedy. The reflection of human dualistic nature mirrored in them encapsulates the relation of choice and consequence in mind and in environment; emphasizing the value of decision. What ensues is a quest for truth, fun, and adventure while learning to conquer personal demons along the way.
NinjaScript Programmer's Launch Pad
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
The NinjaScript Programmer's Launch Pad is a tutorial for programmers new to NinjaTrader's NinjaScript programming environment. It provides the new NinjaScript programmer with an understanding of the underlying structure, data, key classes, and efficient techniques for writing NinjaScript indicators. The Launch Pad can shave days off the difficult learning curve.
The Tractor Trailer Book
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,930. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Driver education
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
This is the second edition of The Tractor Trailer Book, a manual filled with tips and suggestions for the new driver on how to maneuver tractor trailers. This book contains everything from the first edition plus two new chapters: Backing Basics and Delivery Examples. This edition has 58 diagrams illustrating situations that a driver encounters on a typical work day.
Methods of Pulse Differentiation and Assessment 辨脉平脉法 Biàn Mài Píng Mài Fǎ
Price: $77.00 USD. Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The Methods of Pulse Differentiation and Assessment or Biàn Mài Píng Mài Fǎ (辨脉平脉法) is a Western Han Dynasty pulse examination text used by one of the most famous practitioners in East Asian Medical history, Zhāng Zhòngjǐng (张仲景), as a preface to his work on herbal medicine known as the Treatise on Cold Damage and Miscellaneous and Complex Diseases or the Shānghán Zábìng Lùn (伤寒杂病论).