Books tagged: university

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 280 results (Try using more keywords)

Life with the Ladies of Low Arvie
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 64,060. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The sequel to 'The Ladies of Low Arvie', this book tells the story of Low Arvie farm life from 2004 to 2010 in which we faced many more challenges on our Scottish farm and almost saw the end of our dream. More tales from the cow shed are interspersed with my journey to fulfil my dream to gain a University degree and the continuation of my filial duties to my mother, now ninety-two years of age.
John Rawls and Deliberative Democracy
Series: Understanding Deliberative Democracy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Philosophy
John Rawls is a giant of modern democratic thought, but much of his important work is buried deep in weighty tomes, or hidden behind academic jargon that few people have the strength of will to decipher. This book is a concise and clearly written article length guide that covers important concepts in Rawls's democratic theory, including the idea of public reason and the politicized public sphere.
Lenny, Lefty, and the Chancellor: The Len Bias Tragedy and the Search for Reform in Big-time College Basketball
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 131,290. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
On June 19, 1986, Len Bias, one of the greats of college basketball, destined for NBA stardom, died of a cocaine overdose. The nation was stunned, and for the next several months, millions followed the unfolding tragedy at University of Maryland. In this account, Baltimore Sun reporter C. Fraser Smith examines the abuses that led to the Bias tragedy, and the crucial reform that followed.
Pursuit of Prestige
Price: Free! Words: 20. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
This dissertation (2002) examines Montana State University's research activity and its effects on graduate education just prior to the university's being recognized as a Tier I Research University by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The study found that prominent research faculty at MSU place a high priority on the university's educational mission.
The fastest way to get your degree....guaranteed!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills
This book is about a little known technique that allow its readers to be able to get their 4 year degree in as little as 2 years, less than that, if they are truly motivated. In addition, this book will also teach its readers other techniques to cut the cost of getting their degree by 85%, guaranteed.
Understanding Essay Writing: A Guide To Writing Essays By Someone Who Grades Them
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills
A concise guide on how to write a good essay written by someone who has graded a heck of a lot of them. It contains essay writing strategies, helpful tips, and a step-by-step process guide. The second edition has a sample essay and extensive examples of pragraph structure and paraphrasing. Learn how to get the highest grade possible for your work and avoid the mistakes that so many students make.
Distance Learning for Adult Students
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 19,920. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Getting into college
If you are 25 or older, have been away from school for years, or have difficulty finding a program that meets your schedule, Distance Learning is an appealing option! Executives, rural residents, military personnel and their families, frequent travelers, and the physically impaired all find value in enhancing their careers through Distance Learning! This book guides you through the process.
Dating Games
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,220. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
(4.00)
The matchmakers are out in force, and both Rachel Todd and Colin McKenna are targets. It seems only sensible to combine forces, pretend to date each other, and get all the matchmakers off the trail... until the dating game gets all too serious. Book #5 in the McKenna Series.
Education in America:Together, we can put it back on track
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History of education
The U.S.A., a country which triumphed for countless years in education, now staggers behind many other countries with an all-out attempt to find optimal solutions. Education in America provides a sneak peek at an impelling transition and intervention program for all students with outstanding opportunities that await the economically and socially disadvantaged middle and high school students.
Understanding Aristotle: The Virtues
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Philosophy
This guide covers Book 2 of Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics in which he discusses the virtues. It explains the difference between moral and intellectual virtues, what Aristotle means by 'happiness', what he considers vices, and his 'doctrine of the mean'.