Conscious Reader, the Plus MyWritingLab -- Access Card Package

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Author: Caroline Shrodes,Late, Caroline F Shrodes,Michael F. Shugrue,Christian Matuschek,Marc F. DiPaolo

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780133975406

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 750

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This classic thematic anthology is widely admired for its exceptionally rich collection of essays, personal writing, fiction and poetry, and for its ground-breaking inclusion of classic and contemporary images.

Writing First with Readings

Practice in Context

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Author: Laurie G. Kirszner,Stephen R. Mandell

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 0312542569

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 733

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Best-selling authors and veteran college writing instructors Laurie Kirszner and Stephen Mandell believe that students learn to write best when they use their own writing as a starting point. In Writing First with Readings: Practice in Context, designed for the paragraph to essay course, Kirszner and Mandell take seriously the ideas and expressive abilities of developmental students, as well as their need to learn the rules of writing and grammar. Visual writing prompts that open every chapter get students writing immediately. By moving frequently between their own writing, writing models and instruction, and workbook-style mastery exercises, students get constant reinforcement of the skills they are learning. Thoughtful chapters on college success, research, and critical reading, along with high-interest essays, round out the text, making it the perfect introduction to college writing. Read the preface.

Workbook for Writers

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Author: Lynn Quitman Troyka,Douglas Dean Hesse

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780205620708

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 554

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This workbook serves dual purposes: functioning as a supplement and as a self-contained textbook to accompany the Troyka handbooks.

A Commonsense Guide to Grammar and Usage

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Author: Larry Beason,Mark Lester

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 0312697791

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 540

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Presents lessons in learning English grammar.

Understanding Psychology

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Author: Charles G. Morris,Albert A. Maisto

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780205923946

Category: Psychology

Page: 624

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"Continuing Attention to Enduring Issues in Psychology" "Understanding Psychology, 10th" edition highlights the enduring issues that cut across and unite all subfields of psychology- Person-Situation, Nature-Nurture, Stability-Change, Diversity-Universality, and Mind-Body- to show students the surprising unity and coherence of the diverse and exciting science of psychology. This 14-chapter program presents a scientific, accurate, and current overview of the fundamental concepts of psychology in a clear and accessible language, with significant emphasis on applications of psychology. It is current without being trendy. A better teaching and learning experienceThis program will provide a better teaching and learning experience-- for you and your students. Here's how: "Personalize Learning" - The new MyPsychLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed, provides engaging experiences that personalize learning, and comes from a trusted partner with educational expertise and a deep commitment to helping students and instructors achieve their goals. "Improve Critical Thinking "-- Five enduring themes are woven throughout the text to help students connect ideas across chapters, while critical thinking questions within chapters push students to a deeper understanding of the material. "Engage Students "-- "Applying Psychology" exercises in each chapter allow students to connect what they have learned to real-life problems and situations, such as how to use the principles of psychology to tackle environmental conservation. "Explore Research "-- This introductory book references relevant research reflecting how psychology is both rapidly evolving and remaining the same. Using the Experiment's Tool in the new MyPsychLab, students participate in classic experiment simulations to experience the research process firsthand. "Support Instructors "-- This book is supported by Pearson's unrivaled instructor resources for introductory psychology, including the new 17 episode MyPsychLab video series, an expansive class-tested Test Bank, interactive PowerPoints, an easy to use Instructor's Manual, Clicker questions and support for a broad range of learning management systems. This Books a la Carte Edition is an unbound, three-hole punched, loose-leaf version of the textbook and provides students the opportunity to personalize their book by incorporating their own notes and taking only the portion of the book they need to class - all at the fraction of the bound book price. It comes packaged with an access code to MyPsychLab, helping students succeed, provides engaging experiences that personalize learning, and comes from a trusted partner with educational expertise and a deep commitment to helping students and instructors achieve their goals.

A Concise Introduction to Logic

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Author: Patrick J. Hurley,Lori Watson

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337514780

Category: Education

Page: 736

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Unsurpassed for its clarity and comprehensiveness, A CONCISE INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC is the #1 introductory logic textbook on the market. In this 13th Edition, Patrick Hurley and new co-author Lori Watson continue to build upon the tradition of a lucid, focused, and accessible presentation of the basic subject matter of both informal and formal logic. How Logical Are You? features connect a section's content to real-life scenarios pertinent to students' lives, using everyday examples to translate new notions and terms into concepts to which readers unfamiliar with the subject matter can relate. Living Logic, a new digital activity, allows students to apply the skills they learn to a real-world problem. The text's extensive, carefully sequenced exercises guide students toward greater proficiency with the skills they are learning. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Quick Access

Reference for Writers, Fifth Canadian Edition,

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Author: Lynn Quitman Troyka,Doug Hesse

Publisher: Pearson Education Canada

ISBN: 0205982786

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 600

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Note: If you are purchasing an electronic version, MyWritingLab: Composition does not come automatically packaged with it. To purchase MyWritingLab: Composition, please visit http://www.mywritinglab.com or you can purchase a package of the physical text and MyWritingLab: Composition by searching for ISBN 10: 0133806553 / ISBN 13: 9780133806557. The fifth Canadian edition of Quick Access: Reference for Writers provides students with fast access to information about the writing process including writing research papers, documenting sources, writing for the web, writing using visuals, mastering grammar, and using correct punctuation. The new edition reinforces the clear and helpful writing advice that has made this text so successful over the years with new and useful chapters on writing commonly assigned papers. Forward-thinking research coverage is supported by the most current MLA, APA, and CMS example citations.

The Conscious Activist

Where Activism Meets Mysticism

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Author: James O'Dea

Publisher: Watkins Media Limited

ISBN: 1780288433

Category: Political Science

Page: 256

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Communion is packed with compelling narrative and deep reflection on the demands of both mystical realization, effective activism and the integration of the two. Each chapter gives the reader both compelling story to experience key aspects of actual mystical and activist training as well as sections which convey the central developmental concepts of each. There is a rising tension in the book as the author engages in the contrasting requirements of inner development and outer change work in the world. The contrast between war, human rights abuse and rigorous activist frontline experience with intensive training by Sufi, Christian and other spiritual masters is held until powerful and authentic integration of both worlds is possible. The integration the author experiences and describes aligns with new paradigms in science, mind-body-health, the global peace movement, individual and collective healing, visionary activism and the lineages of mystical transmission. The reader experiences inspiration, deep insight and the articulation of an evolutionary worldview that dramatically demonstrates how the integration of spirituality and action can lead humanity though its current challenges.

The Crisis of the Twelfth Century

Power, Lordship, and the Origins of European Government

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Author: Thomas N. Bisson

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 1400874319

Category: History

Page: 720

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Medieval civilization came of age in thunderous events like the Norman Conquest and the First Crusade. Power fell into the hands of men who imposed coercive new lordships in quest of nobility. Rethinking a familiar history, Thomas Bisson explores the circumstances that impelled knights, emperors, nobles, and churchmen to infuse lordship with social purpose. Bisson traces the origins of European government to a crisis of lordship and its resolution. King John of England was only the latest and most conspicuous in a gallery of bad lords who dominated the populace instead of ruling it. Yet, it was not so much the oppressed people as their tormentors who were in crisis. The Crisis of the Twelfth Century suggests what these violent people—and the outcries they provoked—contributed to the making of governments in kingdoms, principalities, and towns.

Elements of Argument

A Text and Reader

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Author: Annette T. Rottenberg,Donna Haisty Winchell

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 0312646992

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 880

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Elements of Argument combines a thorough argument text on critical thinking, reading, writing, and research with an extensive reader on both current and timeless controversial issues. It presents everything students need to analyze, research, and write arguments. Elements of Argument covers Toulmin, Aristotelian, and Rogerian models of argument and has been thoroughly updated with current selections students will want to read. It now includes additional support for academic writing, making it a truly flexible classroom resource. An electronic edition is available at half the price of the print book. Read the preface.

Tourism: Principles, Practices, Philosophies, 12th Edition

Principles, Practices, Philosophies

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Author: Charles R. Goeldner,J. R. Brent Ritchie

Publisher: Wiley Global Education

ISBN: 1118214315

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 526

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The 12th Edition of Tourism: Principles, Practices, Philosophies explores major concepts in tourism, what makes tourism possible, and how tourism can become an important factor in the wealth of any nation. Written in global terms, it provides an overview of the principles, practices, and philosophies that affect the cultural, social, economic, psychological, and marketing aspects of human travel and the tourism industry. Among the topics given expanded coverage in this edition are: B&Bs, time shares, meetings and conventions, sustainable tourism, climate change, social media, and mobile marketing.

Becoming a Conscious Leader

How to Lead Successfully in a World That's Waking Up

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Author: Gina Hayden

Publisher: Write Factor

ISBN: 9780993385940

Category:

Page: N.A

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What does it take to be a leader of the future? There's a new breed of leader on the block: leaders who see themselves, their employees, their competition and the world completely differently. They run their companies uniquely and they are flourishing in a world that's increasingly interconnected and waking up - and this demands a new approach. These leaders are Conscious Leaders. Is this leader you? In this book you will learn: How to practise conscious self-mastery How to consciously relate to others How to ensure your team are bringing their full selves to work How to ignite passion and spark innovative energy What collaboration beyond competition really looks like How to increase your positive impact on the world How to find purpose beyond profit This book guides you towards the abundance that is conscious leadership, helping you to develop an attitude of generosity in a universe of possibility."

The Conscious Resistance

Reflections on Anarchy and Spirituality

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Author: John Vibes

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781518830198

Category:

Page: 118

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This book is for those who are interested in meditation, consciousness, indigenous teachings, and spirituality. This book is also for those who understand the philosophy of freedom, Anarchy, and self-governance. We hope to bridge the gaps between these two worlds in an effort to help humanity understand freedom in a way that goes beyond the physical world. We also want to help those who are already spiritually inclined to consider what freedom means from a philosophical perspective.

The Conscious, Unconscious, and Super-conscious Mind

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Author: Gurdip Hari

Publisher: Jasmin Publishing House

ISBN: 9780976618607

Category: Psychology

Page: 140

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SUPERANNO The human mind has baffled historians, psychologists, and philosophers from time immemorial. Whether throughout diverse cultures or a family living under the same roof, one fact remains: No two minds are alike. Join Gurdip Hari as he takes us on a journey through The Conscious, Unconscious, and Super-Conscious Mind, providing a deep insight into Religion, Love, and Marriage, and leading us to the super-conscious state, which, as he says, is our "Heritage."

Making the Journey

Being and Becoming a Teacher of English Language Arts

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Author: Leila Christenbury

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780325078212

Category:

Page: 432

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Leila Christenbury's Making the Journey has long been a beloved classic in English methods courses as well as with in-service English teachers whose dog-eared copies occupy a permanent place on their classroom desks. The Fourth Edition adds a fresh new voice from veteran English Education professor Ken Lindblom, whose expertise in writing instruction, teaching with technology, and teaching informational and nonfiction texts compliments Leila's love of literature and vast knowledge and experience across the field. You'll find brand new content on: - CCSS and other college-and career-ready standards and assessments - Genre studies, with special attention to informational nonfiction - Digital literacies and technologies for teaching - Classroom management and communicating with parents, administrators, and colleagues - Teaching ELLs and students with special needs. Leila and Ken's timeless advice, humorous anecdotes, and stories of successes and failures in the classroom infuse Making the Journey with life and light, and instill confidence in soon-to-be English teachers. Though ever reflective of the current realities of teaching, and chock full of stories about real students and their struggles and triumphs, the Fourth Edition remains a beacon of hope and optimism for all those willing to enter the greatest profession.

THINK Psychology

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Author: Abigail A. Baird

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 0205985254

Category: Psychology

Page: 360

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This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. THINK Psychology covers the essentials every introductory psychology student should know. The chapters are briefer than a standard introductory text–allowing for a lower cost to students and using less printed paper. Unlike other brief texts, THINK Psychology includes 18 chapters of content–giving you the flexibility to choose what you want to study without the worry that skipping several chapters will mean leaving out hundreds of pages of content. THINK Psychology provides currency and relevance through design, current examples and high-interest readings. The readings have been chosen from a range of well respected journals and popular press publications.

Writing First with Readings

Paragraphs and Essays

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Author: Laurie G. Kirszner,Stephen R. Mandell

Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education

ISBN: 1457686015

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 624

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Best-selling authors and veteran college writing instructors Laurie Kirszner and Stephen Mandell believe that students learn to write best when they use their own writing as a starting point. In Writing First with Readings: Paragraphs and Essays, the authors take a simple yet effective approach to helping students improve their writing skills: visual writing prompts open every chapter and get students writing immediately. Then, throughout the chapter, students move between their own writing, writing models and instruction, and workbook-style mastery exercises so that they continually revise, rewrite, and improve their own writing. It is this formula that makes writing instruction meaningful and accessible for students. Thoughtful chapters on academic writing and success, research, and critical reading, along with high-interest essays, round out this new edition, making it the perfect introduction to college writing.

Understanding Psychology, Books a la Carte Edition

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Author: Charles G. Morris,Albert A. Maisto

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 9780134714523

Category:

Page: 624

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You can purchase this loose-leaf print reference to complement Revel(TM) Understanding Psychology . This is an optional purchase. This companion text highlights five enduring issues to help you see the surprising unity and coherence of this diverse and exciting science. By walking you through issues that cut across and unite all subfields of psychology - Person--Situation, Nature--Nurture, Stability--Change, Diversity--Universality, and Mind--Body - authors Charles Morris and Albert Maisto help you understand both the essential concepts and the concrete, real-life applications of the discipline. The 12th Edition offers updated references and examples.

The Write Stuff

Thinking Through Essays

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Author: Marcie Sims

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780321964120

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 756

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ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. Packages Access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase. Used or rental books If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code. Access codes Access codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code. Check with the seller prior to purchase. -- The Write Stuff: Thinking through Essays equips developing writers with the critical thinking skills they need to interpret and analyze information and express their ideas clearly and logically in writing. As early as Chapter 1, author Marcie Sims defines critical thinking and goes on to explain the meaning and function of specific critical thinking terms and tools throughout the book. This element of critical thinking was something that Sims found missing in developmental writing texts currently available. Reaching beyond the usual writing instruction found in other texts, Sims gets to the core of developing the writer, which is to develop the writer as a thinker-writer. This approach to writing provides students with the basic tools for writing well-organized and developed essays that are grammatically and mechanically correct. 0321964128 / 9780321964120 Write Stuff, The: Thinking Through Essays Plus NEW MyWritingLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0205870147 / 9780205870141 NEW MyWritingLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card 0321899881 / 9780321899880 The Write Stuff: Thinking Through Essays

The book revolution

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Author: Robert Escarpit

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 160

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