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Author(s): June Schmieder, Arthur Townley
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Made popular by the Harvard Business School in the 1980s, Human Resources Management has become a fundamental part of any business, and different from other resources in the fact that people must be managed differently than other resources.
Author(s): Doreen Swetkis, Wendy A. Kellogg
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The 21st Century American City: Race, Ethnicity, and Multicultural Urban Life presents recent scholarship on race, ethnicity, and the American city to help students understand the current characteristics of urban areas. Using a multidisciplinary framework, the objective of this text is to “see” the city from many vantage points.
Author(s): Jonathan C Smith
Welcome to the next generation of stress management. The crowded library of stress and coping includes two types of textbooks. Some are encyclopedias of technique samples. Exercises are disjointed, presented alphabetically, and not integrated into an overarching perspective. Other books are academic textbooks on theory and research. These try to be comprehensive and cover behavior theory, psychoanalysis, sociology, literature, politics, history, human development, medicine, and even sexuality.
Author(s): Ann Marie Kinnell, Roseanne Mirabella, Norman Dolch
Nongovernmental Organization Cases Studies in Leadership from Around the World is a sequel to Leadership Cases in Community Nonprofit Organizations. Nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) are the equivalent of US nonprofit organizations. This book is the result of several academic colleagues and NGO professionals working together to produce these cases.
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Author(s): Elner Makia, Japhet Makia
Time Management Survival Planning Guide for Schools and Colleges is a road map (or GPS) for students’ academic journey; therefore, it is designed to assist students to utilize their time wisely by helping them stay focused on classes, events, appointments, meetings, and career objectives. This planner will be used as a retention and an intervention tool for high school and college freshman students, especially in the freshman seminar classes.
Author(s): Shoshanah Jacobs
Humans in the Natural World teaches science to non-science majors without reinforcing the stereotypes that follow many students around. It demonstrates the scientific method and that tendency towards biophilia (attraction to biological things) could be harnessed to develop an appreciation for biological systems and, maybe, even science.
Humans in the Natural World by Shoshanah Jacobs:
Author(s): Andrea Beam, Russell L Claxton
It is important to identify what is and what is not acceptable in our 21st century schools.
Professionalism in Education enlightens pre-service and newer teachers to prepare for their first years of teaching and creates an atmosphere that engages and exudes that of favorable practice and behavior. This text enables all practitioners to consider suitable interaction with students, parents, supervisors, and colleagues.
Professionalism in Education: