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Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
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Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop TalkingQuiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking

At least one-third of the people we know are introverts. They are the ones who prefer listening to speaking, reading to partying; who innovate and create but dislike self-promotion; who favor working on their own over brainstorming in teams. Although they are often labeled "quiet," it is to introverts that we owe many of the great contributions to society--from van Gogh’s sunflowers to the invention of the personal computer.

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Tags: Quiet, introverts, World, Talking, Power
Power 9 ISEE Math Middle Level
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Power 9 ISEE Math Middle LevelPower 9 ISEE Math Middle Level

The Power 9 ISEE Math Middle Level course is a one stop shop to thoroughly prep for the math portion of the Middle Level ISEE. I have spent the last three years preparing students for the middle level ISEE exam, and have seen students make it into the most prestigious private schools in the country, including Harvard Westlake and Brentwood located in Los Angeles, California. After reviewing and categorizing all of the practice ISEE problems I could find, I developed extensive analytics that have allowed me to create a specially tailored crash course to educate my students in every single aspect of the ISEE quantitative reasoning and math achievement sections.
 
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Tags: Level, Middle, students, Power, course
Translating the Multilingual City: Cross-Lingual Practices and Language Ideology
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Translating the Multilingual City: Cross-Lingual Practices and Language Ideology

Translation is a textual and discursive practice embedded in competing cultural identities and language ideologies; it is a site through which we can observe the operations and implications of language power. In this regard, multilingual societies provide fertile ground for the exploration of translation practice from the perspective of sociolinguistic tension. This book examines the relationship between translation-mediated multi-literate practice and language ideology in multilingual Singapore. It problematises literary translation in light of the power relation between the official languages in the city-state, with special emphasis on English and Chinese.
 
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Tags: practice, language, translation, power, multilingual
Apollo 13 - Penguin Readers - Level 2
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Apollo 13 - Penguin Readers - Level 2Apollo 13 - Penguin Readers - Level 2

Apollo 13 is an exciting movie ― and a true story! It is Monday, April 13, 1970 and Apollo 13 is flying to the Moon. Suddenly, something goes wrong. The ship is losing power and oxygen. Will the astronauts walk on the Moon? Will they get home again?
 
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Tags: Apollo, oxygen, power, astronauts, again, Readers, Level, Penguin, losing
Nietzsche on Morality, 2 edition
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Nietzsche on Morality, 2 edition

Both an introduction to Nietzsche’s moral philosophy, and a sustained commentary on his most famous work, On the Genealogy of Morality, this book has become the most widely used and debated secondary source on these topics over the past dozen years. Many of Nietzsche’s most famous ideas - the "slave revolt" in morals, the attack on free will, perspectivism, "will to power" and the "ascetic ideal" - are clearly analyzed and explained.
 
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Destroyermen 06: Firestorm [audiobook EN] [mp3@128]
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Destroyermen 06: FirestormDestroyermen 06: Firestorm

Lieutenant Commander Matthew Reddy and the crew of the USS Walker find themselves caught between the nation they swore to defend and the allies they promised to protect. For even as the Allies and the Empire of New Britain Isles stand united against the attacks of both the savage Grik and the tenacious Japanese, the "Holy Dominion"-a warped mixture of human cultures whose lust for power overshadows even the Grik-is threatening to destroy them both with a devastating weapon neither can withstand.
 
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Tags: human, cultures, whose, power, mixture, Firestorm, Destroyermen
TED Talks: What new power looks like (With English Subtitle)
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TED Talks: What new power looks like (With English Subtitle)TED Talks: What new power looks like (With English Subtitle)

TED is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks (18 minutes or less). TED began in 1984 as a conference where Technology, Entertainment and Design converged, and today covers almost all topics — from science to business to global issues — in more than 100 languages. Meanwhile, independently run TEDx events help share ideas in communities around the world.

 
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Tags: ideas, Meanwhile, independently, events, languages, Talks, English, Subtitle, power