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Mass Media and American Politics

by Doris A. Graber Johanna L. Dunaway

This comprehensive, trusted core text on media's impact on attitudes, behavior, elections, politics, and policymaking is known for its readable introduction to the literature and theory of the field. Mass Media and American Politics, Tenth Edition is thoroughly updated to reflect major structural changes that have shaken the world of political news, including the impact of the changing media landscape. It includes timely examples of the significance of these changes pulled from the 2016 election cycle. Written by Doris A. Graber—a scholar who has played an enormous role in establishing and shaping the field of mass media and American politics—and Johanna Dunaway, this book sets the standard.

Daily Feast: Everyday Meals We Love to Share

by Esther Graber

There is a family of 5 daughters, each an outstanding cook--Jane, Ellen, Sibyl, Anne, Susan. And their brother’s wife, Yvonne, who cooks like a dream. Not surprisingly, there’s the matriarch, Esther Rose, also a great cook. The Daily Feast is the collection of irresistibly tasty, but easy-to-prepare recipes which have won their way onto the Graber families’ tables. These are the recipes they prepare for their guests and the dishes they make when the whole extended family gets together. For years, the Graber family cooks have passed their favorite recipes back and forth among themselves as they’ve left their Indiana home and scattered around the world, always learning to make and love the local dishes wherever they’ve lived. But always at the center of the growing collection were their own versions of beloved American dishes. In The Daily Feast, each of the 7 Graber cooks presents 3 complete menus--one for a soup meal, the second for a family week-night supper, and the third for a more elaborate guest dinner. In addition, the Grabers offer menus and recipes for their favorite special-occasion meals. An irresistible sampling of recipes found in The Daily Feast: Penne with Eggplant, Tomatoes, Fresh Mozzarella and Herbs Baked Chicken Caribe Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Lime and Cilantro Easy Blender Banana Nut Bread with Jamaica Glaze Cave Creek Carnitas Pear and Gorgonzola Salad with Orange Dressing Lemon-Barbecued Meat Loaves Fresh Tomato Chutney Bourbon-Glazed Salmon with Sesame Seeds Naan Bread Dijon, Bacon, and Potato Salad Grilled Italian Shrimp Skewers Sweet Ricotta Fritters Fresh Strawberry Pie Full-color photography of the finished dishes underlines the family’s daily practice of beauty and good taste around the table!

All In

by Geoff Graber

All In: Poker Night Lessons for Winning Big at Your Career goes beyond any of the other bestselling poker books on the market and at last tells you how to put your poker playing skills to use in the business world. What if the rules and strategies of poker were the same as those use in your real life? What if your real life were an exciting game filled with challenging opponents and chances to win big? What if your job was as much fun as your weekly poker game? Well, it can be - and All in will show you how. With this book you'll learn how to: know the rules and know your opponent; define your playing style and leave your emotions at the door; make the most out of a great hand and minimize your mistakes; know when and how to bluff, and know when you're beat; and always keep them guessing, and know when to go all in! The modern-day world of corporate politics is very similar to poker. It's a game where anticipating your opponent's next move and making educated guesses at the cards they hold in their hand is just as important as knowing how to play your own hand and having a strategy for how you want to be perceived by others. All you have to know are the basic rules of the game to benefit from this book. Its theories and ideas can be applied to all facets of the business world. From the student to the CEO, anyone who is looking for a way to take control of their career and have fun while doing it will benefit from this book.


by Janet Graber

It is 1942, and German troops have invaded France. Marianne's mother has joined the Resistance, and Marianne disapproves. Her father has already been killed in the fighting--must her mother risk their lives as well? When her mother hides a wounded English soldier in the cellar of their woodshed, Marianne is filled with dread. She struggles between the impulse to give up the soldier and save her family, and the desire to help her country fight the occupying army.

Ghosts in the Bedroom: A Guide for the Partners of Incest Survivors

by Ken Graber

LI>As the partner of an incest survivor, do you feel like a neglected victim even though your life has been drastically affected by the aftermath of sexual abuse? Do you fee left out in the cold as you watch them go through recovery? Do you feel isolated or rejected, and think that no one else will understand your problems?Although the impact of incest or sexual abuse can destroy relationships and test long-standing commitments, the information in this book may be the key to holding your relationship together through the journey to recovery. Ghosts in the Bedroom provides comfort and guidance for partners in the process of recovery. Graber draws from personal experience to show how partners can accept responsibility for their own issues, support the recovery of the incest or sexual abuse survivor and work toward solving relationship problems together.

A Raindrop's Journey

by Mark Graber

Come join the adventures of a single raindrop as it falls from a cloud to begin an exciting journey to the sea. From a beautiful lake high atop a mountain, down a stream and through the forest, to the great waters of the ocean, the raindrop sees many strange and wonderful things. Little by little, it begins to understand just how important water is to the way we all live. Find out for yourself as we begin...

American Constitutionalism: Volume I, Structures of Government

by Mark Graber Howard Gillman Keith Whittington

In this groundbreaking text, three highly acclaimed scholars provide historical context that puts the politics back into constitutional studies. Constitutionalism in the United States is not determined solely by decisions made by the Supreme Court. Moving beyond traditional casebooks, renowned scholars Howard Gillman, Mark A. Graber, and Keith E. Whittington take a refreshingly innovative approach in American Constitutionalism. Organized according to the standard two-semester sequence--in which Volume I covers institutions and Volume II covers Rights and Liberties-- this text is unique in that it presents the material in a historical organization within each volume, as opposed to the typical issues-based organization.

Writing Community Change: Designing Technologies for Citizen Action

by Jeffrey T. Grabill

A book on writing for community change by use of information technology.

The Origins of Cauchy's Rigorous Calculus (Dover Books on Mathematics)

by Judith V. Grabiner

This text for upper-level undergraduates and graduate students examines the events that led to a 19th-century intellectual revolution: the reinterpretation of the calculus undertaken by Augustin-Louis Cauchy and his peers. These intellectuals transformed the uses of calculus from problem-solving methods into a collection of well-defined theorems about limits, continuity, series, derivatives, and integrals. Beginning with a survey of the characteristic 19th-century view of analysis, the book proceeds to an examination of the 18th-century concept of calculus and focuses on the innovative methods of Cauchy and his contemporaries in refining existing methods into the basis of rigorous calculus. 1981 edition.

Once Upon a Chef, the Cookbook: 100 Tested, Perfected, and Family-Approved Recipes

by Alexandra Grablewski Jennifer Segal

Once upon a time Jenn Segal went to culinary school and worked in fancy restaurants. One marriage and two kids later she created Once Upon a Chef, the popular blog that combines her chef skills with delicious, fresh, and accessible ingredients for family-friendly meals. Today, Jenn cooks dinner for hers every night and here she shares 100 recipes that will up your kitchen game and surprise you with their ease and bold flavors.There is something for every meal of the day starting with breakfast favorites like Maple, Coconut & Blueberry Granola and Savory Ham & Cheese Waffles. Simple soups, salads, and sandwiches make ideal lunches (try the Fiery Roasted Tomato Soup paired with Smoked Gouda & Pesto Grilled Cheese Sandwiches), plus entrées the whole family will love like Buttermilk Fried Chicken Tenders. And for those casual get-togethers it's easy to whip up some Buttery Cajun Popcorn and bowls of Sweet, Salty & Spicy Pecans. You'll also fall in love with go-to sweets such as Toffee Almond Sandies and a Classic Chocolate Lover's Birthday Cake.With the authority of a professional chef and the practicality of a busy working mom, Jenn teaches you to improve your cooking one recipe at a time, with helpful tips on topics such as how to season correctly with salt, how to balance flavors, and how to make the most of leftovers.Flip through the pages of this book and you'll want to make every recipe—whether it's an easy family dinner your kids will love, an indulgent dessert for someone special, or fun cocktails and appetizers for your friends. This is the book you'll turn to again and again, and with Jenn by your side in the kitchen, every meal will taste like the best night out!

Operations Management

by Thomas Grabner

Unter dem Begriff Operations Management wird die Auftragserfüllung bei der Erstellung von Sachleistungen und Dienstleistungen zusammengefasst. Das Lehrbuch vermittelt, wie Produkte entwickelt, Prozesse gestaltet und Strukturen festgelegt werden müssen, um den Erfordernissen eines Käufermarktes gerecht zu werden. Wie stellt man die Auftragserfüllung flexibel und wirtschaftlich auf? Wie können Lieferzeiten und Liefertreue beeinflusst werden? Anhand von anschaulichen Beispielen erhält der Leser Hilfen für den erfolgreichen Einsatz verschiedenster Methoden. Die 2. Auflage wurde um die Themen Qualitätsmanagement und Lean Management erweitert. Dabei werden die damit verbundene Denkhaltung vermittelt und eine Vielzahl von Methoden vorgestellt.

Operations Management

by Thomas Grabner

Das Lehrbuch vermittelt, wie Produkte entwickelt, Prozesse gestaltet und Strukturen festgelegt werden m#65533;ssen, um den Erfordernissen eines K#65533;ufermarktes gerecht zu werden. Unter dem Begriff Operations Management wird die Auftragserf#65533;llung bei der Erstellung von Sachleistungen und Dienstleistungen zusammengefasst. Wie stellt man die Auftragserf#65533;llung flexibel und wirtschaftlich auf? Wie k#65533;nnen Lieferzeiten und Liefertreue beeinflusst werden? Anhand von anschaulichen Beispielen erh#65533;lt der Leser Hilfen f#65533;r den erfolgreichen Einsatz verschiedenster Methoden. ​ Die 3. Auflage wurde #65533;berarbeitet und korrigiert und enth#65533;lt neben einer #65533;berarbeitung des Themas ,,Qualit#65533;tsmanagement" (Neuerungen der DIN EN ISO 9001) das Thema ,,Industrie 4. 0" (Digitalisierung der Produktion).

Lawrence and the 1912 Bread and Roses Strike

by Susan Grabski Robert Forrant

Incorporated in 1847 on the banks of the Merrimack River, Lawrence, Massachusetts, was the final and most ambitious of New England's planned textile-manufacturing cities developed by the Boston-area entrepreneurs who helped launch the American Industrial Revolution. With a dam and canal system to generate power, by 1912 Lawrence led the world in the production of worsted wool cloth. The Pacific Cotton Mills alone had sales of nearly $10 million and had mechanical equipment capable of producing 800 miles of finished textile fabrics every working day. However, industrial growth was accompanied by worsening health, housing, and working conditions for most of the city's workers. These were the root causes that led to the long, sometimes violent struggle between people of diverse ethnic groups and languages and the city's mill owners and overseers. The 1912 strike--known today as the Bread and Roses Strike--became a landmark moment in history.

All the Stars and Teeth (All the Stars and Teeth Duology #1)

by Adalyn Grace

She will reign. As princess of the island kingdom Visidia, Amora Montara has spent her entire life training to be High Animancer—the master of souls. The rest of the realm can choose their magic, but for Amora, it’s never been a choice. To secure her place as heir to the throne, she must prove her mastery of the monarchy’s dangerous soul magic. <p><p> When her demonstration goes awry, Amora is forced to flee. She strikes a deal with Bastian, a mysterious pirate: he’ll help her prove she’s fit to rule, if she’ll help him reclaim his stolen magic. But sailing the kingdom holds more wonder—and more peril—than Amora anticipated. <p> A destructive new magic is on the rise, and if Amora is to conquer it, she’ll need to face legendary monsters, cross paths with vengeful mermaids, and deal with a stowaway she never expected… or risk the fate of Visidia and lose the crown forever. I am the right choice. The only choice. And I will protect my kingdom.

The Alcohol Experiment: A 30-day, Alcohol-Free Challenge to Interrupt Your Habits and Help You Take Control

by Annie Grace

Challenge your thinking, find clarity, and form new habits with a 30-day alcohol-free experiment from the author of This Naked Mind.Changing your habits can be hard without the right tools. This is especially true for alcohol because habits are, by definition, subconscious thought processes. Through her methodical research of the latest neuroscience and her own journey, Annie Grace has cracked the code on habit change by addressing the specific ways habits form. This unique and unprecedented method has now helped thousands redefine their relationship to drinking painlessly and without misery. In The Alcohol Experiment, Annie offers a judgment-free action plan for anyone who's ever wondered what life without alcohol is like. The rules are simple: Abstain from drinking for 30 days and just see how you feel. Annie arms her readers with the science-backed information to address the cultural and emotional conditioning we experience around alcohol. The result is a mindful approach that puts you back in control and permanently stops cravings.With a chapter devoted to each day of the experiment, Annie presents wisdom, tested strategies, and thought-provoking information to supplement the plan and support your step-by-step success as you learn what feels good for you. It's your body, your mind, and your choice.

An Accidental Greek Wedding

by Carol Grace

In this romantic romp through the Greek Isles, Carol Grace pens the delightful story of maid of honor and groom-to-be hot on the trail of a runaway bride...and quite possibly falling in love!<P><P> Jane Atwood has loved Alex Woods for years. His upcoming wedding to her best friend -- the Greek- American beauty Sofia Leonakis -- doesn't make it any easier. Nor does the Greek island setting (is there a more romantic place on earth?) or her status as maid of honor. But when Sofia and Alex have a huge fight five nights before the wedding, Sofia runs off with a mystery man and all bets are off. Thrown together in search of the errant bride, Jane and Alex go island-hopping. Jane tries hard to keep the "honor" in maid of honor, but her attraction to Alex deepens like a Mediterranean tan. Soon, Alex sees that she's not the plain Jane he thought she was -- and that she may be his one true love. Only on the wedding day will Jane discover whether Alex is ready to say "I do" -- and to whom! A Bon Voyage romance!

Beauty and the Big Bad Wolf

by Carol Grace

WHAT BIG ARMS YOU HAVE...(Once upon a time, fiery Amelia Tucker left a chaotic life in the city for a remote cottage in the woods to care for her sick grandmother. Along the way, she met Brian Wolf, a wounded man with No Trespassing stamped clearly across his heart. Amelia knew she should respect his privacy, but the loneliness in his eyes had her aching to know his secrets.THE BETTER TO HOLD YOU WITH!"Amelia was classy, smart and sophisticated-the kind of city girl Brian knew would never fettle for quiet country life. Now he'd have to use every trick up his big bad sleeve if he wanted Little Red Riding Hood to follow him home....


by Carol Grace

Poor Cinderellie! It was bad M enough being banished to the kitchen by her social-climbing stepmother and two husband-hunting stepsisters. Now, still wearing a Cinderella costume from a previous party, she found herself face-to-face with Jack Martin, the handsome venture capitalist who'd doused cold water on her dream of opening a restaurant!Ellie Branson thought her nightmare would end when the clock struck midnight...and the party ended. But Jack showed up the Very next day, bearing an offer she couldn't refuse. And though this Cinderella knew better than to believe in fairy tales, her millionaire suitor seemed determined to prove otherwise!


by Carol Grace

The one-night baby! Levander Kolovsky has a dark, dangerous past. He trusts only himself and doesn't want a wife or an heir to the Kolovsky name. Millie has returned to Australia to find Levander. They shared one unforgettable night together. And now she's come to tell her secret: she's expecting his baby. . . .

Family Tree

by Carol Grace

Home sweet homeWhen struggling single mom Laura McIntyre sold her ranch and moved to town, she thought it would be a fresh start. But then her precocious son, Dylan, kept returning to his beloved tree house like a homing pigeon-and ruffling the handsome new owner's feathers in his brand-new roost!Brandon Marsh had thought he'd purchased a parcel of solitude-not a place besieged by a stubborn little boy. And though the brooding bachelor was determined to be left alone, young Dylan began digging a toehold in his granite heart-and so did the boy's pretty mom! Suddenly Brandon was promising to strengthen the tree house's foundation.... Could he be thinking the ranch was built for at least a family of three?

Granted: A Family for Baby

by Carol Grace

SHE HAD THE BABY… Now all Suzy wanted was a husband. But first, she had to quit working for the sexy town sheriff. How could a single mom meet a nice man at the county jail—especially with her gorgeous employer, Brady Wilson, keeping her under lock and key? WOULD SHE GET HER MAN? Brady had nothing against Suzy's wish for a family for her baby boy. Heck, he liked the little tyke. And even though the confirmed bachelor didn't consider himself a marriage candidate, he had to do something to keep his pretty assistant happy. 'Cause Brady wasn't about to let sweet Suzy get away!

Granted: Big Sky Groom

by Carol Grace

BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR…. Tally James wished for a ranch of her own. What she got was a long, tall groom! But that didn't mean Tally didn't want sexy Jed Whitmore. She'd been secretly longing for him ever since prom night! She just never thought she had a chance with the baddest, richest bachelor in Harmony, Nevada. Until she married him…. Jed and Tally hadn't married for love—they both wanted more out of life than that. So what exactly was that look he saw in his new wife's eyes? Jed didn't know. He only wished his heart would stop thundering every time he kissed his bride….

Her Sheikh Boss

by Carol Grace

His secretary's secret. . . Claudia Bradford has a secret: she's head-over-heels in love with the most unsuitable man possible--her boss, gorgeous sheikh Samir Al-Hamri. And he's taking her on a business trip to his desert home. Her boss's desert proposal?Samir knows his sensible assistant is captivated by the exotic sights of Tazzatine. In his desert oasis, he sees Claudia in a new light. Spirited and fun, she makes him feel alive. But Samir's always vowed to only marry for duty. . . .

His Sleeping Beauty

by Carol Grace

Outside after midnight, Max Monroe 'spotted a woman drifting across his [yard-still sound asleep! Though Max knew that despite his wealth he was a far cry from Prince Charming, he still wondered what would happen if he stole a kiss to wake this sleeping beauty....Sheltered by her overprotective parents, 'shy Sarah Jennings yearned to be the kind of woman who could attract a cosmopolitan man like Max. But her innocence hadn't scared Max away-in fact, the gruff loner seemed to delight in showing her how to live life on her own terms. Soon Sarah had one more desire she just had to fulfill-if only she could persuade Max to agree!

Married to the Sheik

by Carol Grace

VIRGIN BRIDESCelebrate the joys of first love with unforgettable stories by your most beloved authors.SHE COULDN'T SAY NO TO THE SHEIK!Marry, his family said, and even powerful Sheik Ben Ali could not deny his duty. So he quickly dispatched his able assistant, Emily Claybourne, to seek him out a bride-and discovered that the devoted Emily would more than do....Emily was perfect-plan, pragmatic-just the kind of woman the proud sheik could keep under his thumb. But the ruggedly handsome groom never expected his innocent bride to get under his skin! It seemed just moments after he'd said "I do," he saw a new emotion shining in Emily's sweet eyes-one that soothed him, tamed him...and threatened to win his warring heart!

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