This is the first strand in a brand new series of Developing Mathematics, developed to be fully in line with the government’s Revised Primary Framework for Mathematics. It features completely new content, a fresh up-to-date look both inside and out and 64 pages of attractive ready-made handouts for busy teachers.
Why do the ancient Greeks occupy such a prominent place in conceptions of Western culture and identity? What about them made generations of influential scholars and writers view Hellenic culture as the uniquely essential starting point for understanding the art and reflection that define the West? Does this view tell the whole story?
Corporate Finance: An Introduction presents core principles of corporate finance within a unique organizational structure that builds from perfect to imperfect markets. This unifying perspective and an example-driven presentation develop students’ understanding by building from simple to complex and from concrete to theoretical.
Understanding and Speaking British and American English Metaphorically
Understanding and Speaking British and American English Metaphorically was created for those professionals who use English as a means rather than as an end, such as advertisers, writers or composers. Special attention has been paid to those words used by persons who are interested in hip-hop and their rhymes. A Book is for anyone, native speaker or non-native speaker who manipulates languages. In a nut shell, Understanding and Speaking Br. and Amer. English Metaphorically: A Book was compiled for those persons who need to have at their finger tips words which astound, astonish, amaze, disconcert, dazzle, electrify, floor or take one’s breath away.
This fully updated edition of the essential reference Understanding Drugs provides a complete overview of the key facts and core issues surrounding substance misuse. All commonly-used street drugs are covered, with quick reference guides, helpful diagrams and clear information on each drug's effects, methods of use, legal status, availability, treatment options and associated slang. This edition includes new sections on ketamine, 'date-rape' drugs, and over-the-counter opiate-based drugs, and recent findings on the long-term effects of cannabis and its potential medicinal use, and discussion of the legalisation debate.
Between the ages of 12 and 24, the brain changes in important, and oftentimes maddening, ways. It’s no wonder that many parents approach their child’s adolescence with fear and trepidation. According to renowned neuropsychiatrist Daniel Siegel, however, if parents and teens can work together to form a deeper understanding of the brain science behind all the tumult, they will be able to turn conflict into connection and form a deeper understanding of one another.