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Charting your Course: A Life-Long Guide to Health and Compassion

by David Anderson Sally Coleman

Although this is a textbook written for young people, its applications are much broader: the person thinking about career change; the young parent; the new grandparent; the spiritual leader/planner. "Charting Your Course is based on Seven Health Principles. Each principle identifies a vital area of life and presents a healthy orientation toward that area. The seven areas are attitude, personal values, holistic health, relationships, community, the natural world, and service to others."

The Columbia Guide to the Vietnam War

by David Anderson

The Vietnam War remains a major point of reference in discussions of U.S. foreign policy and national character. The lessons and legacies of the most divisive event in U.S. history in the twentieth century are hotly debated to this day. Written by a renowned scholar of the conflict, The Columbia Guide to the Vietnam War provides students and researchers with the materials to think seriously about the conflict's many paradoxes and ramifications.

Economics by Example

by David Anderson

Lively, surprising, yet filled with solid economic content, Economics by Example is for students who want to understand why they should study economics while in the process of learning it This concise paperback introduces economic principles in the context of real-life applications, with much to say about how the economic way of thinking can improve students' decisions. Economics by Example was created to support traditional texts but it can also be used on its own, in courses requiring minimal mathematics or graphical analysis.

Krugman's Economics for AP*

by David Anderson Margaret Ray

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Krugman's Microeconomics for AP*

by David Anderson Margaret Ray

Krugman's Microeconomics for AP* combines the successful storytelling, vivid examples, and clear explanations of Paul Krugman and Robin Wells with the AP* expertise of Margaret Ray and David Anderson. In this exciting new AP text, Ray and Anderson successfully marry Krugman's engaging approach and captivating writing with content based on The College Board's AP Economics Course outline, all while focusing on the specific needs and interests of high school teachers and students.

Peer to Peer

by Rael Dornfest David Anderson Nimisha Asthagiri Dan Brickley Dan Bricklin Alan Brown Avinash Chugh Lorrie Cranor Roger Dingledine Michael Freedman Marc Hedlund Theodore Hong Gene Kan Adam Langley Richard Lethin Jeremie Miller Nelson Minar David Molnar Tim O'Reilly Aviel Rubin Clay Shirky Walter Tuvell Jon Udell Marc Waldman Brandon Wiley

This book presents the goals that drive the developers of the best-known peer-to-peer systems, the problems they've faced, and the technical solutions they've found. The contributors are leading developers of well-known peer-to-peer systems, such as Gnutella, Freenet, Jabber, Popular Power, SETI@Home, Red Rover, Publius, Free Haven, Groove Networks, and Reputation Technologies. Topics include metadata, performance, trust, resource allocation, reputation, security, and gateways between systems.

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