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People, Places, and Change: An Introduction to World Studies: The Eastern Hemisphere

by Robert J. Sager David M. Helgren Alison S. Brooks

Studying geography requires the ability to understand and use various tools. This Skills Handbook explains how to use maps, charts, and other graphics to help you learn about geography and the various regions of the world. Throughout this textbook, you will have the opportunity to improve these skills and build upon them.

People, Places and Change: An Introduction to World Studies: The Western World

by Robert J. Sager David M. Helgren Alison S. Brooks

Throughout this textbook, students will have the opportunity to improve their skills on maps, charts, and other graphics to help learn about geography and the various regions of the world.

People, Places and Change: An Introduction to World Studies (Western World)

by Holt Rinehart Winston Staff

Studying geography requires the ability to understand and use various tools. This Skills Handbook explains how to use maps, charts, and other graphics to help you learn about geography and the various regions of the world. Throughout this textbook, you will have the opportunity to improve these skills and build upon them.

People (Read On! Go Book AA)

by Harcourt Achieve

30 short stories designed to increase reading comprehension.

People We Know

by Michael J. Berson Tyrone C. Howard Cinthia Salinas

NIMAC-sourced textbook

People We Know (Ohio)

by Michael J. Berson Tyrone C. Howard Cinthia Salinas

NIMAC-sourced textbook

People Who Help

by Ann Iosa Susan Calder

NIMAC-sourced textbook

People's China: A Brief History

by Craig Dietrich

This standard book has been updated to take into account China's increasing economic liberalization along with its continuing authoritarianism in the late 1990's. Beginning with the sweeping changes which occurred when Mao Zedong and the Communists defeated Chiang Kai-shek in 1949 and took over a China which was still reeling from World War II, this book introduces us to the unique characters and events which have shaped recent Chinese history. Including new important materials as well as a thoroughly rewritten final chapter, this third edition of People's China is completely up-to-date, chronologically unpacking the essential story of modern China - the historical background, the ideologies, the grand economic achievements, and the cruel repression.

People's Physics Book

by Ck-12 Foundation

An open source textbook

The Peopling of New Connecticut: From the Land of Steady Habits to the Western Reserve

by Richard Buel Jr.

In 1784 Connecticut laid claim to a territory stretching from Pennsylvania's western border 120 miles along Lake Erie. In 1786 Congress took steps to legitimate this claim, and explicitly recognized it in 1800. The Peopling of New Connecticut presents primary documents that define Connecticut's complex relationship with this territory, known then as the Western Reserve. Using excerpts from previously published official records, diaries, newspapers, periodical journals, pamphlets, and the occasional book that illustrates the process whereby Connecticut transplanted some of its people to a distant, western land, this Acorn Club publication illuminates not only the experience of the emigrants as they journeyed to Ohio and settled in the Western Reserve but also the effect that the emigrants' departure had on the society they left behind. The volume comes with an introduction and commentary about the significance of these republished materials. The Peopling of New Connecticut is a vital, enlightening record of this special chapter in Connecticut's history and provides unique insight into the early westward movement after the Revolutionary War.

Pepito The Brave

by Scott Beck

"Huge sums have been spent on water and sanitation services in Tanzania, but much of that investment is standing idle in the country, producing little or no water for the intended beneficiaries. A major question is whether any of the investment can be salvaged to reduce the burden of water gathering on the population. " --From Tanzania: Social Sector Review Tanzania's social indicators remain among the poorest in the world. This report describes the trends in the social sectors and analyzes the factors that influence these trends. These trends include the performance of the economy, government social sector spending and policy, household behavior and incomes, and demographic trends. Findings from the surveys and case studies are synthesized to provide a comprehensive picture of the demand for and supply of education, health, water and sanitation, nutrition, and family planning services. The report discusses the situation and trends in the social sector and identifies ways that the government, the private sector, and households can use their respective resources most effectively.

Perceiving the Arts: An Introduction to the Humanities

by Dennis J. Sporre

Written for individuals who have little or no knowledge of the arts, Perceiving the Arts has a specific and limited purpose: to provide an introductory, technical, and respondent-related reference to the arts and literature. Intended to give basic information about each of the arts disciplines-drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, sculpture, architecture, music, theatre, dance, cinema, landscape architecture, and literature-the book seeks to give its readers touchstones concerning what to look and listen for in works of art and literature.

Perception and Knowledge: A Phenomenological Account

by Walter Hopp

This book offers a provocative, clear and rigorously argued account of the nature of perception and its role in the production of knowledge. Walter Hopp argues that perceptual experiences do not have conceptual content, and that what makes them play a distinctive epistemic role is not the features which they share with beliefs, but something that in fact sets them radically apart. He explains that the reason-giving relation between experiences and beliefs is what Edmund Husserl called 'fulfilment' - in which we find something to be as we think it to be. His book covers a wide range of central topics in contemporary philosophy of mind, epistemology and traditional phenomenology. It is essential reading for contemporary analytic philosophers of mind and phenomenologists alike.

Percy's Cycle, Level 1

by Alan O'Dell Rémy Simard

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A Perfect Christmas Step Into Reading Book (Barbie)

by Christy Webster

Girls ages 4 to 6 will love joining Barbie and her sisters as they celebrate the perfect Christmas! This Step 2 reader is based on Barbie's direct-to-DVD holiday movie, Barbie: The Perfect Christmas.

The Perfect Secret #14

by Andrew Farley Sue Bentley Angela Swan

Never in Madison's wildest dreams had she imagined having a magic puppy for a friend! So when Storm, a tiny beagle puppy with a fluffy white muzzle, magically appears, Madison feels like the most special girl in the whole world. Who better to help her discover an amazing surprise in the back yard!

Performance Management: Changing Behavior That Drives Organizational Effectiveness (4th Edition, Revised)

by Aubrey C. Daniels James E. Daniels

Performance Management offers strategies gained through ongoing research and successful PM applications in businesses and industries around the world. Since the 1989 publication of the third edition of this book, both scientists and practitioners have made continual advances in behavior-based performance enhancement. Dr. Aubrey C. Daniels and James E. Daniels now share those innovations and insights in a reorganized and expanded text. The upgraded material * conveniently divided into the two sections of Theory and Application * includes new chapters aimed specifically at addressing workplace performance issues: The Science of Behavior in Business* Being a Proactive Manager* Separating Behavior from Non-Behavior * Evaluating Performance Change * Finding and Creating Reinforcers * Delivering Reinforcers Learn to:Recognize the observable effects of positive and negative reinforcement, punishment, and penalty in the work environment. Optimally employ positive consequences to inspire discretionary effort? from any member of your organization. Design training, verbal instruction, and other antecedents to clearly communicate required and desired workplace behaviors. Eliminate negative evaluation processes after reading ?The 10 Top Reasons Why Traditional Performance Appraisals Produce Little Value to Organizations. If you've read a previous edition of this book, here are some of the updates you can expect in this new version. Performance Management, 4th edition is updated in terms of research and practice over the last twenty years. is organized into three helpful sections; Theory, Application and Implementation. has several new chapters. The most notable are two in the Theory Section on Behavior. There are also new chapters on evaluating performance change and planning reinforcement. has twice as many references, reflecting the additional research included. has more cartoons to add more R+ to your reading! is generally updated in examples and language. The basic concepts in this book are the same as in previous editions, although some concepts have been added (i. e. Establishing Operations) and the terminology has been updated to be more consistent with current research.

Performing with Computer Applications (Second Edition)

by Iris Blanc

The book offers learning activities and projects that are skills-rich to help the students develop the competencies and skills needed for today's workplace and also elaborates on how software tools are used with each other.

Performing with Microsoft® Office 2007

by Iris Blanc Cathy Vento

The Performing Series takes students to a higher level of learning through applied and project-based activities that go beyond the mechanics of the software. Various business documents are shown first, then students are shown the Office 2007 skills they need to create them. This approach shows students the relevance of what they are learning as they apply technology to task.

Performing with Projects for the Entrepreneur: Microsoft® Office 2007

by Iris Blanc Cathy Vento

This workbook provides students the opportunity to practice the skills that they have learned. These projects require students to create documents, forms, presentations, worksheets, databases, Web sites and Outlook management tools for a new business.

Periodic Table Families [Beyond Level, Grade 5]

by Lisa Jo Rudy

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Perrine's Literature: Structure, Sound, and Sense

by Greg Johnson Thomas R. Arp

The 10th edition of this long-established and esteemed anthology for undergraduate courses contains 100 new selections. After a 60-page introduction to writing about literature, chapters in the fiction section cover plot and structure, characterization, theme, point of view, symbol and allegory, and humor and irony. Chapters in the poetry section cover denotation and connotation, imagery, figurative language, musical devices, and patterns. Chapters in the drama section cover the nature of drama, realistic and nonrealistic drama, and tragedy and comedy. Concepts in each chapter are illustrated with works by established writers of the past and present. Discussion questions and suggestions for writing are included for each selection. Arp is affiliated with Southern Methodist University, and Johnson, with Kennesaw State University. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc. , Portland, OR (booknews. com)

Perrine's Literature: Structure, Sound, and Sense (11th edition)

by Greg Johnson Thomas R. Arp

This book is an essential and highly effective introduction to literature for today's students. Written for students beginning a serious study of literature, the text introduces the fundamental elements of fiction, poetry, and drama in a concise and engaging way.

Person-Centred Counselling in Action (Fourth Edition)

by John Mcleod Dave Mearns Brian Thorne

It is now 25 years since the first edition of Person-Centred Counselling in Action appeared, offering the definitive exposition of the theory and practice of the person-centred approach. Since then the book has supported and inspired hundreds of thousands of trainees and practitioners worldwide. This important Fourth Edition maintains the book's accessibility, clarity and verve whilst incorporating new developments in the approach. John McLeod joins authors Dave Mearns and Brian Thorne to contribute an exciting new chapter on research relevant to the person-centred field. Person-Centred Counselling in Action, Fourth Edition will be an invaluable resource for those embarking on their first stages of training. Well-established practitioners and even seasoned scholars will continue to find much to interest and stimulate them. Dave Mearns is professor of counselling and retired Director of the Counselling Unit of the University of Strathclyde. He has written seven books including Working at Relational Depth in Counselling and Psychotherapy (with Mick Cooper) and is co-editor of the international journal, Person-Centered and Experiential Psychotherapies. Brian Thorne is Emeritus Professor of Counselling at the University of East Anglia, Norwich where he was previously Director of Counselling and of the Centre for Counselling Studies. He is also a Co-founder of the Norwich Centre and continues to work there as a Professional Fellow. John McLeod is Emeritus Professor of Counselling at the University of Abertay Dundee and adjunct Professor of Psychology at the University of Oslo, Norway.

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