By Brian Evans

During the booklet, readers take a trip all through time and realize how humans around the globe have understood those styles of volume, constitution, and measurement round them. the advance of arithmetic through the Centuries: a short historical past in a Cultural Contex presents a short evaluate of the heritage of arithmetic in a truly common and comprehensible demeanour and in addition addresses significant findings that encouraged the advance of arithmetic as a coherent self-discipline. This book:

Highlights the contributions made by means of numerous international cultures together with African, Egyptian, Babylonian, chinese language, Indian, Islamic, and pre-Columbian American mathematics
Features an procedure that isn't too rigorous and is perfect for a one-semester process the historical past of arithmetic.
Includes a assets and urged interpreting part for additional exploration and has been broadly classroom-tested

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By D. S. Malik

C++ PROGRAMMING: software layout together with facts buildings, 6th version is still the definitive textual content for the CS1/CS2 path series. D.S. Malik's time-tested, student-centered method makes use of a robust concentrate on problem-solving and full-code examples to vividly display the how and why of using programming innovations and using C++ to paintings via an issue. This new version contains up-to-date end-of-chapter routines, new debugging routines, an prior advent to variables and a streamlined dialogue of user-discussion of user-defined services. Malik's textual content guarantees scholars tips on how to observe the C++ programming language, and are encouraged to appreciate the "why?" in the back of key C++ suggestions.

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Welding: abilities, procedures, and Practices for Entry-Level Welders is an exhilarating new sequence that has been designed particularly to help the yankee Welding Society's (AWS) experience EG2.0 education directions. provided in 3 volumes, those books are rigorously crafted studying instruments such as theory-based texts which are followed through better half lab manuals, and vast teacher aid fabrics. With a logical association that heavily follows the modular constitution of the AWS instructions, the sequence will consultant readers throughout the technique of buying and working towards welding wisdom and talents. For colleges already within the experience application, or for these making plans to affix, Welding: abilities, approaches, and Practices for Entry-Level Welders bargains a turnkey resolution of top quality educating and studying aids.

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This new identify covers maternity and baby subject matters with an emphasis on women's overall healthiness around the lifespan. content material is targeted completely at the perform criteria and priorities constructed via the Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada. targeted gains comprise an exam of aboriginal populations, bicultural history, and data at the Canadian healthcare process, together with the Canada wellbeing and fitness Act. accomplished studying aids are incorporated to assist scholars grasp and practice very important material.

A spouse web site comprises magazine articles, monographs on in most cases prescription drugs, and video clips on key subject matters in maternity nursing.

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Students, citizens, and teachers swear by way of Andreoli and Carpenter’s Cecil necessities of medication since it offers simply the correct amount of data, simply definitely the right manner. Edited through the overdue Thomas E. Andreoli, MD in addition to Ivor Benjamin, MD, Robert C. Griggs, MD, and Edward J. Wing, MD, it specializes in middle ideas and the way they observe to sufferer care, masking every little thing you want to recognize to prevail on a scientific rotation or residency. Masterful enhancing and a easy full-color layout make soaking up and holding details as easy as attainable, and pupil seek advice on-line entry bargains handy, versatile connection with the total contents of the e-book plus extra scientific images and radiologic photos, movies demonstrating tactics, audio recordings of center and lung sounds, and more.

    • New chapters on "Pre- and Post-Operative Care" and "Palliative Care," plus the mixing of molecular biology and different new horizons in drugs, familiarize you with the most up-tp-date medical concepts.
    • Student seek advice on-line entry bargains handy, versatile connection with the entire contents of the publication plus extra scientific pictures and radiologic pictures, video clips demonstrating techniques, audio recordings of middle and lung sounds, and more.
    • An extended foreign Editorial Board presents elevated enter from revered practitioners worldwide.
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    • Web icons in the course of the published booklet name your realization to extra content material to be had on-line thorough pupil Consult.

Your buy entitles you to entry the website until eventually the following version is released, or till the present version isn't any longer provided on the market through Elsevier, whichever happens first. Elsevier reserves the perfect to provide an appropriate substitute product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based digital model) may still on-line entry to the website be discontinued.

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By Michael Lawrence

Programming Graphical consumer Interfaces with R introduces all of the significant R programs for GUI programming: RGtk2, qtbase, Tcl/Tk, and gWidgets. With examples woven throughout the textual content in addition to stand-alone demonstrations of easy but kind of whole purposes, the booklet beneficial properties themes specially proper to statisticians who goal to supply a pragmatic interface to performance carried out in R. The ebook offers:

  • A how-to advisor for constructing GUIs inside of R
  • The basics for clients with restricted wisdom of programming inside of R and different languages
  • GUI layout for particular services or as studying tools

The accompanying package deal, ProgGUIinR, comprises the entire code for all examples in addition to capabilities for shopping the examples from the respective chapters. available to professional, amateur, and low R clients, this publication exhibits that for plenty of reasons, including a graphical interface to one’s paintings isn't extraordinarily refined or time consuming.

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Concise, present, and reasonable, best-selling CRIMINOLOGY: THE middle, 5th version supplies state-of-the-art assurance in a succinct, reader-friendly paperback. writer Larry Siegel courses clients in the course of the fast moving box of criminology, its most present learn, and interesting examples that support readers really comprehend criminological idea. The publication successfully makes use of real-world fabric to explain criminology's strategies and theories. Highlighting the interdisciplinary nature of the sector, it additionally bargains independent insurance of even the main arguable issues--enabling readers to shape their very own critiques.

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Fundamentals of Air Pollution is a crucial and known textbook within the environmental technological know-how and engineering neighborhood. This completely revised 5th version of Fundamentals of Air Pollution has been up-to-date all through and continues to be the main whole textual content on hand, providing a much better structures viewpoint and extra assurance of foreign matters on the subject of pollution. Sections on pollutants keep an eye on were reorganized and up-to-date to illustrate the circulate from rules and keep watch over methods to eco-friendly and sustainable engineering methods.

The 5th variation keeps a powerful interdisciplinary method of the research of pollution, masking such subject matters as chemistry, physics, meteorology, engineering, toxicology, coverage, and law. New fabric contains near-road pollution, new probability review ways, indoor air caliber, the impression of biofuels and gas ingredients, mercury emissions, forecasting thoughts, and the latest effects from the nationwide Air Toxics Assessment.

  • Stronger structures method, emphasizing the impression of pollution on ecosystems and human health
  • Risks, measures, versions, and keep an eye on of pollution are mentioned at scale – beginning on the individual/niche point and increasing to planetary/global scale
  • Increased emphasis on overseas concerns, together with assurance of eu projects and discussions of the impression of rising economies like India and China
  • Updated references, criteria, and strategies through the booklet make this the most up-tp-date pollution text/reference at the market
  • All new end-of-chapter difficulties increase its usefulness as a direction text

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By John E. McMurry

Popular for its student-friendly writing type and clean point of view, John McMurry's natural CHEMISTRY WITH organic functions deals complete assurance of the principles of natural chemistry--enhanced via organic examples all through. in accordance with person suggestions, McMurry keeps to debate the natural chemistry of organic pathways and now provides dozen extra natural chemistry subject matters, in addition to new difficulties, new illustrations, and new essays. Media integration with natural OWL, a customizable on-line studying process and overview device, reduces college workload, allows guide, and is helping scholars grasp recommendations via tutorials, simulations, and algorithmically generated homework questions.

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Learn how to arrange and use monetary statements with a variety of genuine examples, present circumstances, and fiscal statements from actual businesses like Nike and top purchase, that maintain monetary accounting attention-grabbing and suitable.

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