A history of world societies 2 Since 1450

A history of world societies  2  Since 1450
Author: John P. McKay
Publsiher: Bedford Books
Total Pages: 728
Release: 2012
ISBN 10: 9780230394384
ISBN 13: 0230394388
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A history of world societies 2 Since 1450 Book Review:

'A History of World Societies' introduces students to the global past through social history, and provides insights into the stories and voices of the people who lived it. Thoroughly revised, the 9th edition now contains more global comparisons, documents, features and activities to aid and reinforce students' learning.

A History of World Societies Volume 1 To 1600

A History of World Societies  Volume 1  To 1600
Author: John P. McKay,Bennett D. Hill,John Buckler,Roger B. Beck,Clare Haru Crowston,Patricia Buckley Ebrey,Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks
Publsiher: Macmillan
Total Pages: 568
Release: 2011-10-05
ISBN 10: 0312666926
ISBN 13: 9780312666927
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A History of World Societies Volume 1 To 1600 Book Review:

A History of World Societies introduces students to the global past through social history and the stories and voices of the people who lived it. Now published by Bedford/St. Martin's, and informed by the latest scholarship, the book has been thoroughly revised with students in mind to meet the needs of the evolving course. Proven to work in the classroom, the book’s regional and comparative approach helps students understand the connections of global history while providing a manageable organization. With more global connections and comparisons, more documents, special features and activities that teach historical analysis, and an entirely new look, the ninth edition is the most teachable and accessible edition yet. Test drive a chapter today. Find out how.

History of Western Society

History of Western Society
Author: John P. McKay,Bennett D. Hill,John Buckler
Publsiher: Houghton Mifflin College Division
Total Pages: 346
Release: 1998-08
ISBN 10: 9780395904367
ISBN 13: 0395904366
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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A History of Western Society

A History of Western Society
Author: John P. McKay,Bennett D. Hill,John Buckler
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 1088
Release: 1987
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UCSC:32106018577160
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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A History of Western Society Combined Volume

A History of Western Society  Combined Volume
Author: John P. McKay,Bennett D. Hill,John Buckler,Clare Haru Crowston,Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks
Publsiher: Macmillan Higher Education
Total Pages: 1232
Release: 2010-09-01
ISBN 10: 0312594208
ISBN 13: 9780312594206
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A History of Western Society Combined Volume Book Review:

The first Western civilization text to make social history its focus, A History of Western Society, Ninth Edition, remains unsurpassed in its integration of everyday life in the broad sweep of Western history. The enduring appeal of social history is strengthened in the new edition with fresh scholarship on gender and cultural history contributed by new authors Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks and Clare Haru Crowston. Compelling writing, fascinating details about daily life, and engaging special features help students identify with peoples of the past, while the authors' sustained attention to cultural, economic, political, and diplomatic history ensures a balanced, integrated narrative.

World Criminal Justice Systems

World Criminal Justice Systems
Author: Richard J. Terrill
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 744
Release: 2012-10-19
ISBN 10: 1317521323
ISBN 13: 9781317521327
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

World Criminal Justice Systems Book Review:

This comparative text provides an understanding of major world criminal justice systems by discussing and comparing the systems of six of the world’s countries: England, France, Russia, China, Japan, and a new chapter on South Africa—each representative of a different type of legal system. An additional chapter on Islamic law uses Saudi Arabia, Iran, and Turkey as main examples. Political, historical, organizational, procedural, and critical issues confronting the justice systems are explained and analyzed. Each chapter contains material on government, police, judiciary, law, corrections, juvenile justice, and other critical issues.

U S History

U S  History
Author: P. Scott Corbett,Volker Janssen,John M. Lund
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 1046
Release: 2017-12-19
ISBN 10: 9789888407392
ISBN 13: 9888407392
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

U S History Book Review:

Published by OpenStax College, U.S. History covers the breadth of the chronological history of the United States and also provides the necessary depth to ensure the course is manageable for instructors and students alike. U.S. History is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of most courses. The authors introduce key forces and major developments that together form the American experience, with particular attention paid to considering issues of race, class and gender. The text provides a balanced approach to U.S. history, considering the people, events and ideas that have shaped the United States from both the top down (politics, economics, diplomacy) and bottom up (eyewitness accounts, lived experience).

Criminal Justice Internships

Criminal Justice Internships
Author: R. Bruce McBride
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 206
Release: 2015-05-20
ISBN 10: 1317523237
ISBN 13: 9781317523239
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Criminal Justice Internships Book Review:

Criminal Justice Internships: Theory Into Practice, 8th Edition, guides the student, instructor, and internship site supervisor through the entire internship process, offering advice and information for use at the internship site as well as pre-planning and assessment activities. With more and more students engaging in internships as a means of enhancing their credentials, the internship has become a defining educational moment. Students learn basics such as choosing an internship site at either a public agency or a private firm, résumé writing techniques, effective use of social networks, interviewing skills, and the importance of setting and developing goals and assessing progress. It also serves as a reference tool for professors and supervisory personnel who assist and supervise the student during the experience. Key Features Addresses the needs of students, administrators, and criminal justice internship supervisors in one resource. Chapters end with practical exercises, such as: preparing for your internship; thinking about your internship placement; planning your internship; your role as an intern; political, economic, and legal factors at your site; assessing your internship. Covers online presence concerns to help students succeed in the age of social media, including protecting one’s reputation and using LinkedIn effectively. Includes sample résumés and cover letters. Maintains an important focus on ethics in the workplace through all phases of the internship experience. Outstanding suite of ancillaries, including links to internship sites, Ethics-in-Practice Scenarios and Forms and Resources for students, and Instructor’s Notes, Sample Syllabi, midterm questions, links to internship sites, and PowerPoint Lecture slides for instructors.

American Politics and Society

American Politics and Society
Author: David McKay
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2009-02-04
ISBN 10: 1405151897
ISBN 13: 9781405151894
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

American Politics and Society Book Review:

Completely revised and updated to take full account of the mostrecent and dramatic changes in the nature of American government,the sixth edition provides a clear and concise introduction to USpolitics for all students of political science and Americanstudies. Explains, analyses and interprets the processes of USgovernment and, crucially, appraises them from a non-USperspective. Includes commentary on the 2004 presidentialelection. Fills in the social background to American political andeconomic life, preparing the ground for the central discussion ofthe book: the institutions of the federal government, Congress, theSupreme Court and the Constitution, the federal system, thePresidency, the party bandwagons and the electoral system. Reduced emphasis on limited government and greater emphasis onforeign and domestic policy linked into the War on Terror. Reworkedthroughout to reflect recent developments, with two completely newchapters on The Media and American Politics, and The SecurityState. Supported by a website, www.blackwellpublishing.com/mckay,including information on the book; its detailed contents; theauthor; controversies; sample chapters; selected tables; relatedtitles; and links to other web resources. It will be regularlyupdated to ensure teachers and students have access to the mostrecent data.

Politics UK

Politics UK
Author: Bill Jones,Philip Norton
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 640
Release: 2014-06-20
ISBN 10: 1317581032
ISBN 13: 9781317581031
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Politics UK Book Review:

The revised and updated eighth edition of the bestselling textbook Politics UK is an indispensible introduction to British politics. It provides a thorough and accessible overview of the institutions and processes of British government, a good grounding in British political history and an incisive introduction to the issues facing Britain today. With contributed chapters from respected scholars in the field and contemporary articles on real-world politics from well-known political commentators, this textbook is an essential guide for students of British politics. The eighth edition welcomes brand new material from eight new contributors to complement the rigorously updated and highly valued chapters retained from the previous edition. The eighth edition includes: · Britain in context boxes offering contrasting international perspectives of themes in British politics. · A comprehensive 'who's who' of politics in the form of Profile boxes featuring key political figures. · And another thing ... pieces: short articles written by distinguished commentators including Jonathan Powell, Michael Moran and Mark Garnett. · Fully updated chapters plus new material providing excellent coverage of contemporary political events including: The Leveson Inquiry, the aftermath of the 2011 riots and the House of Lords reform. · A vibrant and accessible new design to excite and engage students as the work through a variety of political topics. · A new epilogue to the book offering a critical perspective of the trials and tribulations of the Coalition Government, including an overview of the major differences that divide the coalition partners.

The Royal Marsden Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures

The Royal Marsden Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures
Author: Lisa Dougherty,Sara Lister,Alex West-Oram
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 848
Release: 2015-05-06
ISBN 10: 1118746678
ISBN 13: 9781118746677
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Royal Marsden Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures Book Review:

'A Fantastic Book. Every Nurse should own one.' 'Amazing must have BIBLE for every student nurse and nurse :).' 'The best investment I've ever made and will be useful for many, many years.' 'This book is perfect to learn about a variety of clinical procedures to help you improve your practice, making it safe and ensuring it is evidence based.' Amazon readers The Royal Marsden Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures has been the number one choice for nurses since it first published, over 30 years ago. One of the world's most popular books on clinical skills and procedures, it provides detailed procedure guidelines based on the latest research findings and expert clinical advice, enabling nurses and students to deliver clinically effective patient-focused care. The ninth edition of this essential, definitive guide, written especially for pre-registration nursing students, now includes a range of new learning features throughout each chapter that have been designed to support student nurses to support learning in clinical practice. Providing essential information on over 200 procedures, this manual contains all the skills and changes in practice that reflect modern acute nursing care. Learning features in the book include: 'Learning outcomes'- a summary of the topics covered in a chapter. 'Check your knowledge'- lets you check how much you know about the topic already. 'Learning in practice'- asks you to consider issues within your practice environment. 'Case studies'- provide learning around a particular patient case. 'Scenarios'- challenge you to think how you would act in a given situation. 'Key point boxes' - highlight the essential points to remember. 'Learning exercises'- test yourself after each chapter.

Thinking Through Communication

Thinking Through Communication
Author: Sarah Trenholm
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 430
Release: 2016-08-19
ISBN 10: 1315506114
ISBN 13: 9781315506111
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Thinking Through Communication Book Review:

Praised for its teachability, Thinking Through Communication provides an excellent, balanced introduction to basic theories and principles of communication, making sense of a complex field through a variety of approaches. In an organized and coherent manner, Thinking Through Communication covers a full range of topics- from the history of communication study to the methods used by current communication scholars to understand human interaction. The text explores communication in a variety of traditional contexts: interpersonal, group, organizational, public, intercultural, computer-mediated communication and the mass media. This edition also offers new insights into public speaking and listening. This text can be used successfully in both theory- and skills-based courses. Written in a clear, lively style, Trenholm's overall approach-including her use of examples and interesting illustrations-helps both majors and non-majors alike develop a better understanding of communication as a field of study and an appreciation for ways in which communication impacts their daily lives.

Loose leaf Version for Understanding World Societies Volume 1 To 1600

Loose leaf Version for Understanding World Societies  Volume 1  To 1600
Author: John P. McKay,Patricia Buckley Ebrey,Roger B. Beck,Clare Haru Crowston,Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks,Jerry Davila
Publsiher: Bedford/St. Martin's
Total Pages: 592
Release: 2015-01-15
ISBN 10: 9781319009038
ISBN 13: 1319009034
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Loose leaf Version for Understanding World Societies Volume 1 To 1600 Book Review:

Understanding World Societies, Second Edition, features a brief, question-driven narrative that models for students the inquiry-based methods used by historians and helps students understand what’s really important to know about world history. The second edition presents LaunchPad, a new intuitive ebook and course space with LearningCurve adaptive quizzing and a wealth of activities and assessments that help students make progress toward learning outcomes. LaunchPad features primary source activities, map and visual activities, adaptive and summative quizzing, and a wealth of optional resources, including carefully developed Online Document Projects for each chapter with auto-graded exercises. LaunchPad is easy to use and can be integrated with your school’s course management system, giving you the tools for enhanced teaching and learning.

A History of World Societies Concise

A History of World Societies  Concise
Author: Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks,Patricia Buckley Ebrey,Roger B. Beck,Jerry Davila,Clare Haru Crowston,John P. McKay
Publsiher: Macmillan Higher Education
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2017-09-15
ISBN 10: 1319070175
ISBN 13: 9781319070175
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A History of World Societies Concise Book Review:

The new Concise edition of A History of World Societies offers an accessible regional chapter structure, readability, and sustained attention to social history in a brief, affordable text. The Concise Edition features the full narrative of the comprehensive edition, as well as a selection of features and tools to engage today's students and save instructors time. Robust primary sources in print and online help students with historical thinking skills.

UICC Manual of Clinical Oncology

UICC Manual of Clinical Oncology
Author: James D. Brierley,Anil D'Cruz,Martin Fey,Raphael E. Pollock,Jan Vermorken,Shao Hui Huang
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 856
Release: 2015-07-28
ISBN 10: 1119013127
ISBN 13: 9781119013129
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

UICC Manual of Clinical Oncology Book Review:

The Manual of Clinical Oncology, Ninth Edition, published with the International Union Against Cancer (UICC), provides a concise, accessible and feasible reference covering state of art multidisciplinary clinical oncology in order to meet the needs of clinicians caring for cancer patients throughout the world. Edited by world-renowned practising oncologists and written by key opinion leaders, this book contains authoritative and up-to-date information on cancer detection, diagnosis and treatment alongside topics such as survivorship, special populations and palliative care. Remodelled and revised for the ninth edition to provide practical information to oncology workers, the UICC Manual of Clinical Oncology is structured in two parts. Part 1 covers general principles of cancer diagnosis and management with additional attention to special settings in oncology, including supportive care and survivorship, and Part 2 covers site-specific multidisciplinary cancer management. The edition includes up-to-date summaries of all treatment modalities (medical, surgical and radiation) for all tumour sites. It also contains the latest TNM classifications outlined in the TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours. The ninth edition includes: Practical presentation with bullet points, tables, and flow charts intended to facilitate quick reference for day-to-day clinical practice in busy oncology environments, Representation of multidisciplinary care for site specific management, Evidence-based approaches to management, including specific treatment recommendations and investigations guided by clinical practice guidelines, State of art evidence-based recommendations that take into consideration the lack of availability of certain medications or resources, as well as practice variations, in different and remote regions of the world, and Contemporary topics on cancer treatment, such as cancer informatics, evidence levels, principles of prognostication, survivorship and cancer in pregnancy. Oncologists, oncologists-in-training, nurses working with cancer patients and other health professionals responsible for treating and caring for those with cancers will find the UICC Manual of Clinical Oncology an indispensable and comprehensive resource.

Supervision in the Hospitality Industry

Supervision in the Hospitality Industry
Author: John R. Walker,Jack E. Miller
Publsiher: John Wiley and Sons
Total Pages: 496
Release: 2009-01-09
ISBN 10: 0470077832
ISBN 13: 9780470077832
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Supervision in the Hospitality Industry Book Review:

Order of authors reversed on previous eds.

World History

World History
Author: Eugene Berger,George L Israel,Charlotte Miller
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 488
Release: 2016-09-30
ISBN 10: 9781940771106
ISBN 13: 1940771102
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

World History Book Review:

World History: Cultures, States, and Societies to 1500 offers a comprehensive introduction to the history of humankind from prehistory to 1500. Authored by six USG faculty members with advance degrees in History, this textbook offers up-to-date original scholarship. It covers such cultures, states, and societies as Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Israel, Dynastic Egypt, India's Classical Age, the Dynasties of China, Archaic Greece, the Roman Empire, Islam, Medieval Africa, the Americas, and the Khanates of Central Asia. It includes 350 high-quality images and maps, chronologies, and learning questions to help guide student learning. Its digital nature allows students to follow links to applicable sources and videos, expanding their educational experience beyond the textbook. It provides a new and free alternative to traditional textbooks, making World History an invaluable resource in our modern age of technology and advancement.

Western Civilizations

Western Civilizations
Author: Joshua Cole,Carol Symes
Publsiher: W. W. Norton
Total Pages: 928
Release: 2016-06-22
ISBN 10: 9780393614879
ISBN 13: 0393614875
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Western Civilizations Book Review:

The most pedagogically innovative brief text--now connecting western civilizations to broader global contexts and students' own experiences.

International Politics Since 1945

International Politics Since 1945
Author: Peter Calvocoressi
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 480
Release: 1968
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UCAL:B4362422
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Western Civilization

Western Civilization
Author: Jackson J. Spielvogel
Publsiher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
Total Pages: 952
Release: 2006
ISBN 10: 9780534646028
ISBN 13: 0534646026
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Western Civilization Book Review:

This textbook covers the history of Western civilization from ancient times to the present day.