Urban Geography

Urban Geography

Kaplan’s Urban Geography uncovers the excitement and richness found in cities, while tackling the wide variety of urban challenges. This text offers a comprehensive treatment of urban geography, covering the field both as it has evolved and as it exists today and fully explores the origins and development of cities. Kaplanincludes the most current research … Read more

(MCTS) Microsoft BizTalk Server (70-595) Certification and Assessment Guide

(MCTS) Microsoft BizTalk Server (70-595) Certification and Assessment Guide

Including Microsoft Partner Network Technical Competency Assessment for Application Integration (BizTalk Server 2013) and Windows Azure BizTalk Services coverage Overview This book will deliver all that you need to know to pass the 70-595 TS: Developing Business Process and Integration Solutions by Using Microsoft BizTalk Server 2010 exam or the Microsoft Partner Network BizTalk Technical … Read more

Bundle: Understanding Food [+Lab Manual]

Bundle: Understanding Food [+Lab Manual]

UNDERSTANDING FOOD: PRINCIPLES AND PREPARATION is your introductory guide to learning about foods, food preparation, food service, and food science. Integrating these key topics with relevant information about nutrition and the food industry, the fourth edition gives you a thorough overview of the different dimensions of food principles–and insight into the variety of career options … Read more

Stock market wizards: interviews with America’s top stock traders

Stock market wizards: interviews with America's top stock traders

A bestselling classic (more than 200,000 copies sold in hardcover and paperback) that delves into the minds of some of the world’s most successful traders. Author : Jack D. Schwager Publisher : HarperBusiness Year : 1992 Pages : 480 Series : Volume Info : Edition : Reissue ISBN : None Download : Download

Motherland Lost: The Egyptian and Coptic Quest for Modernity

Samuel Tadros provides a clear understanding of Coptsthe native Egyptian Christiansand their crisis of modernity in conjunction with the overall developments in Egypt as it faced its own struggles with modernity. He argues that the modern plight of Copts is inseparable from the crisis of modernity and the answers developed to address that crisis by … Read more

Means, Ends, and Persons: The Meaning and Psychological Dimensions of Kant’s Humanity Formula

No one wants to be treated merely as a means-“used,” in a sense. But just what is this repugnant treatment? Audi’s point of departure is Kant’s famous principle that we must treat persons as ends in themselves and never merely as means. Treatment of these kinds is conduct, a complex three-dimensional notion whose central elements … Read more

Legal Origins and the Efficiency Dilemma

Economists advise that the law should seek efficiency. More recently, it has been suggested that common law systems are more conducive of economic growth than code-based civil law systems. This book argues that there is no theory to support such statements and provides evidence that rejects a ‘one-size-fits-all’ approach. Both common law and civil law … Read more

Killing from the inside out : moral injury and just war

Armies know all about killing. It is what they do, and ours does it more effectively than most. We are painfully coming to realize, however, that we are also especially good at killing our own “from the inside out” silently, invisibly. In every major war since Korea, more of our veterans have taken their lives … Read more

Kantian Perspectives on Issues in Ethics and Bioethics

This book provides an analysis of major ethical and bioethical issues like euthanasia, suicide, organ commerce and donation, sexual objectification, and abortion from the perspective of Kants moral theory. It deals with questions such as: Is the person who decides to commit suicide autonomous? Is euthanasia compatible with respect for humanity and dignity? Can a … Read more

Strangers from a different shore: a history of Asian Americans

An overview of Asian American history, written by an American with Japanese roots, this work of popular history gives voice to Asian Americans past and present. It reveals the aspirations and accomplishments of people who are often seen as foreigners in their own land. Author : Ronald T. Takaki Publisher : Little, Brown and Company … Read more