With its clear and engaging writing style, ESSENTIALS OF ECONOMICS, Sixth Edition, continues to be one of the most popular books on economics available... today. Mankiw emphasizes material that you are likely to find interesting about the economy (particularly if you are studying economics for the first time), including real-life scenarios, useful facts, and the many ways economic concepts play a role in the decisions you make every day.
With its clear and engaging writing style, PRINCIPLES OF MICROECONOMICS, Sixth Edition, continues to be one of the most popular books on economics... available today. Mankiw emphasizes material that you are likely to find interesting about the economy (particularly if you are studying economics for the first time), including real-life scenarios, useful facts, and the many ways economic concepts play a role in the decisions you make every day.
McConnell, Brue, and Flynn's Economics: Principles, Problems, and Policies is the #1 Principles of Economics textbook in the world. It continues to be... innovative while teaching students in a clear, unbiased way. The 19th Edition builds upon the tradition of leadership by sticking to 3 main goals: Help the beginning student master the principles essential for understanding the economizing problem, specific economic issues, and the policy alternatives; help the student understand and apply the economic perspective and reason accurately and objectively about economic matters; and promote a lasting student interest in economics and the economy.
Comprehensive, authoritative, and cutting-edge, THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS combines a classic "black letter law" approach with an interesting and... accessible reader-friendly format. The cases, content, and features of the exciting new Eighth Edition have been thoroughly updated to represent the latest developments in the business law environment. An excellent assortment of included cases ranges from precedent-setting landmarks to important recent decisions, and ethical, global, and corporate themes are integrated throughout. In addition, numerous features and exercises help you master key concepts and apply what you've learned to real-world issues, and the book offers an unmatched range of support resources--including innovative online review tools.
Management Information Systems provides comprehensive and integrative coverage of essential new technologies, information system applications, and their... impact on business models and managerial decision-making in an exciting and interactive manner. The twelfth edition focuses on the major changes that have been made in information technology over the past two years, and includes new opening, closing, and Interactive Session cases.
A clear and comprehensive volume spanning the entire theory course, the fourth edition of Harmony and Voice Leading begins with coverage of basic... concepts of theory and harmony and moves into coverage of advanced dissonance and chromaticism. It emphasizes the linear aspects of music as much as the harmonic, and introduces large-scale progressions--linear and harmonic--at an early stage. The fourth edition now includes a chapter introducing species counterpoint and integrates that material into the rest of the text. A new premium web site for students will provide interactive, guided exercises for new material covered in each unit. The instructor's companion site will include "Guidelines for Instructors," a new instructor's manual written by the authors. About This Edition New Features A new, password-protected premium web site for students includes interactive, guided exercises for material covered in the text and musical examples from the literature in both streaming and downloadable format. Workbooks and CD sets will be available in print or on a password-protected site. A new instructor's companion site will include "Guidelines for Instructors," an instructor's manual written by Allen Cadwallader. The text and musical examples have been thoroughly revised for increased clarity and accessibility. Clearer visual presentation, increased clarity and consistency of terminology and symbols, and more guidance in the exercises increase the text's effectiveness. A new chapter introduces species counterpoint, and the text integrates this material into subsequent units. Additional Features "Points for Review" at the end of each unit (before the exercises) offer brief, consecutively numbered summations of the key concepts covered in that unit. Important points are summarized in boxes as needed throughout each unit to help students check the progress of their learning. Exercises included at the end of each unit have students undertake such creative assignments as writing short progressions of various types and harmonizing melodies with unfigured/figured bass lines. Each unit includes 10 to 40 musical examples--brief excerpts that illustrate the specific harmonic and voice-leading techniques discussed at that point. The musical examples are drawn primarily from masterpieces of concert repertoire, but a few abstract pieces composed by the authors are also included. Important points are summarized in boxes as needed throughout each unit to help students check the progress of their learning. Explore this title's supplements: Workbook: Harmony & Voice Leading, Vol. I, Fourth Edition Workbook: Harmony & Voice Leading, Vol. II, Fourth Edition Audio CD-ROM for Aldwell/Cadwallader's Harmony and Voice Leading, Fourth Edition
Provides material for homework assignments, classroom demonstrations, and periodic reviews. A generous assortment of excerpts from the literature for... assignments in analysis. Volume I corresponds with the first half of the text.
Provides material for homework assignments, classroom demonstrations, and periodic reviews. A generous assortment of excerpts from the literature for... assignments in analysis. Volume II corresponds with the second half of the text.
Human Anatomy, Sixth Edition builds upon the clear and concise explanations of the best-selling Fifth Edition. A dramatically improved art and photo... program, even clearer explanations and readability, and more integrated clinical coverage are all included. Recognized for helping you establish the framework needed for understanding how anatomical structure relates to function, the text's engaging descriptions now benefit from a brand-new art program that features vibrant, saturated colors as well as new side-by-side cadaver photos. New Focus figures have been added to help you grasp the most difficult topics in anatomy. Note: This is just the standalone book
Sports in Society is the definitive text for the sport sociology course. Taking a global, issues-oriented approach to the study of the role of sport in... society, this text encourages the discussion of current sports-related controversies and helps students develop critical thinking skills.