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The Other End of the Leash: Why We Do What We Do Around Dogs

Patricia McConnell, Ph.D., - Pets - 2009 - 272 pages
Why We Do What We Do Around Dogs Patricia McConnell, Ph.D.,. Male
Chesapeake Bay Retrievers tend to be big-chested, muscular dogs, the kind of
dogs that love hard, pounding pets to the ribs. Bred to break the ice for duck
hunters in the ...
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UNIX Operating System: The Development Tutorial via UNIX Kernel Services

Yukun Liu, Yong Yue, Liwei Guo - Computer science - 2011 - 388 pages
It clarifies the bond between UNIX implementation and general operating system and software engineering theories.
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I See You Everywhere

Julia Glass - Fiction - 2008 - 200 pages
In this vivid, heartrending story of what we can and cannot do for those we love, the sisters grow closer as they move further apart.
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Understanding Problems of Social Pathology

Przemysław Piotrowski - Psychology - 2006 - 241 pages
The volume is of interest for social scientists and professionals as well as for students.
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Agent-Based Methods in Economics and Finance: Simulations in Swarm

Francesco Luna, Alessandro Perrone - Business & Economics - 2012 - 306 pages
This second book on financial and economic simulations in Swarm marks the continued progress by a group of researchers to incorporate agent-based computer models as an important tool within their disci pline.
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Effective Tax Burden in Europe

Otto H. Jacobs, Christoph Spengel - Economics - 2002 - 131 pages
This book summarises the results of a study on behalf of the European Commission.
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Worlds of Work: Building an International Sociology of Work

Daniel B. Cornfield, Randy Hodson - Social Science - 2012 - 380 pages
The purpose of this volume is to promote transnational dialogue about the sociology of work and help build a truly international discipline in this field.
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Entrepreneurship: Determinants and Policy in a European-US Comparison

David B. Audretsch, R. Thurik, Ingrid Verheul, Sander Wennekers - Business & Economics - 2006 - 248 pages
The second is to apply this framework to a series of cases, or country studies. In particular, this book seeks to answer three questions about entrepreneurship: What has happened over time? Why did it happen?
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Generating Images of Stratification: A Formal Theory

Thomas J. Fararo, Kenji Kosaka - Social Science - 2013 - 204 pages
- Constructs generative theoretical models - The book is an extended presentation of "generative theory" in sociology, a formal method of producing effective theoretical explanations.
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O Jerusalem

Laurie R. King - Fiction - 2009 - 263 pages
BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Laurie R. King's Pirate King.
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Shakespeare and Modern Culture

Marjorie Garber - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 326 pages
Shakespeare and Modern Culture is a brilliant recasting of our own mental and emotional landscape as refracted through the prism of the protean Shakespeare. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Changing Health Care Systems from Ethical, Economic, and Cross Cultural ...

Erich E.H. Loewy - Medical - 2007 - 170 pages
This volume is the result of a conference sponsored by the Medical Alumni Association of the University of California, Davis and held in Sacramento, California, in January, 2000, The purpose of this conference was to examine the impact ...
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A Beginner's Guide to Nietzsche's Beyond Good and Evil

Gareth Southwell - Philosophy - 2009 - 232 pages
A Beginner’s Guide to Nietzsche’s Beyond Good and Evil offers a concise and readable summary of this difficult text, geared toward students embarking on their studies (at A-level, or on undergraduate degree courses) and general readers.
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Objectivity and Insight

Mark Sacks - 2000 - 346 pages
In the third part of the book Sacks introduces an alternative conception of objectivity, and shows that there is good reason to accept it.
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The First Person and Other Stories

Ali Smith - Fiction - 2011 - 224 pages
Ali Smith and the short story are made for each other. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Occupying Architecture: Between the Architect and the User

Jonathan Hill - Architecture - 2005 - 268 pages
This book illustrates that architecture is not just a building: it is the relation between an object and its occupant.
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Oilfield Processing of Petroleum: Crude oil

Francis S. Manning, Richard E. Thompson (Ph.D.), Richard E. Thompson - Technology & Engineering - 1995 - 400 pages
This text is the definitive source on its topic and contains numerous diagrams and appendices, as well as case histories and review questions with numerical problems.
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Quantitative Models for Performance Evaluation and Benchmarking: Data ...

Joe Zhu - Business & Economics - 2013 - 301 pages
The current book introduces the methodology of data envelopment analysis (DEA) and its uses in performance evaluation and benchmarking under the context of mUltiple performance measures.
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Oblivion: Stories

David Foster Wallace - Fiction - 2004 - 336 pages
In the stories that make up Oblivion, David Foster Wallace joins the rawest, most naked humanity with the infinite involutions of self-consciousness--a combination that is dazzlingly, uniquely his.
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On Russian Music

Richard Taruskin - Music - 2008 - 416 pages
This volume gathers thirty-six essays on composers ranging from Bortnyansky in the eighteenth century to Tarnopolsky in the twenty-first, as well as all of the famous names in between.
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Woman with Birthmark: An Inspector Van Veeteren Mystery (4)

Hakan Nesser - Fiction - 2009 - 335 pages
International Bestseller Chief Inspector Van Veeteren is on the case once more in this breathless thriller of deception, blackmail, and cold murder.
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Universal Principles of Design, Revised and Updated: 125 Ways to Enhance ...

William Lidwell, Kritina Holden, Jill Butler - Design - 2010 - 272 pages
A cross-disciplinary reference of design. Pairs common design concepts with examples that illustrate them in practice.
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The Comforts of a Muddy Saturday: An Isabel Dalhousie Novel (5)

Alexander McCall Smith - Fiction - 2008 - 272 pages
Whatever the problem, whatever the case, we know we can count on Isabel's instincts to help her find the right solution. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Hothouse Flower and the Nine Plants of Desire: A Novel

Margot Berwin - Fiction - 2009 - 266 pages
From the Trade Paperback edition.
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The Persistence of the Color Line: Racial Politics and the Obama Presidency

Randall Kennedy - Social Science - 2011 - 288 pages
Timely—as the 2012 presidential election nears—and controversial, here is the first book by a major African-American public intellectual on racial politics and the Obama presidency.
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Once a Witch

Carolyn MacCullough - Juvenile Fiction - 2010 - 304 pages
This is a spellbinding display of storytelling that will exhilarate, enthrall, and thoroughly enchant.
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Theory and Applications of Ontology: Computer Applications

Roberto Poli, Michael Healy, Achilles Kameas - Philosophy - 2010 - 576 pages
The volume offers an overview of current research in ontology, distinguishing basic conceptual issues, domain applications, general frameworks, and mathematical formalisms.
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Once Bitten, Twice Dead

Bianca D' Arc - Fiction - 2010 - 320 pages
Thrills, chills, and a smoldering sexy hero combine to unforgettable effect in Bianca D'Arc's irresistible new novel of paranormal romance.
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