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Video Ц Understanding Linguistics: The Science of Language
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Video Ц Understanding Linguistics: The Science of Language The 36 lectures of Understanding Linguistics: The Science of Language—taught by acclaimed linguist, author, and Professor John McWhorter from the Manhattan Institute—are your opportunity to take a revealing journey through the fascinating terrain of linguistics. You focus on the scientific aspects of human language that were left out of any classes you may have taken in English or a foreign language, and you emerge from your journey with a newfound appreciation of the

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Ancient Greek Civilization [Audio Lectures]
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Ancient Greek Civilization [Audio Lectures] 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?

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Mind, Language, and Society: Philosophy in the Real World
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Mind, Language, and Society: Philosophy in the Real WorldDisillusionment with psychology is leading more and more people to formal philosophy for clues about how to think about life. But most of us who try to grapple with concepts such as reality, truth, common sense, consciousness, and society lack the rigorous training to discuss them with any confidence. John Searle brings these notions down from their abstract heights to the terra firma of real-world understanding, so that those with no knowledge of philosophy can understand how these principles play out in our everyday lives.

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Understanding Language Use in the Classroom: A Linguistic Guide for College Educators
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Understanding Language Use in the Classroom: A Linguistic Guide for College EducatorsUnderstanding Language Use in the Classroom: A Linguistic Guide for College Educators

Language Use in the Classroom allows those involved in college-level education, across disciplines, to make better use of research from the field of linguistics. It is clear that a proper understanding of how to use academic English is crucial for success in college, and this book will aid all educators in helping their students learn and achieve.
 
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Biomechanical Basis of Human Movement
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Biomechanical Basis of Human MovementBiomechanical Basis of Human Movement

Focusing on the quantitative nature of biomechanics, Biomechanical Basis of Movement, Fourth Edition integrates current literature, meaningful numerical examples, relevant applications, hands-on exercises, and functional anatomy, physics, calculus, and physiology to help your students develop a holistic understanding of human movement.  The book’s chapters are essentially self-contained, allowing you maximum teaching flexibility in structuring your course
 
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AQA History AS: Unit 1 - Totalitarian Ideology in Theory and Practice, c.1848-1941
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AQA History AS: Unit 1 - Totalitarian Ideology in Theory and Practice, c.1848-1941

Written to cover the AQA History A Level Unit 1 specification (HIS1N), our student book provides a focused look at key events across Europe from 1848-1941 and enables students to gain a greater understanding of the period and evaluate the key issues.
 
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AQA History AS Unit 2 A New Roman Empire? Mussolini's Italy, 1922-1945
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AQA History AS Unit 2 A New Roman Empire? Mussolini's Italy, 1922-1945

Written to cover the AQA History A Level Unit 2 specification (HIS2K), our student book provides a focused look at key events in Italy from 1922 to 1945 and enables students to gain a greater understanding of the period and evaluate the key issues.
 
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