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Author(s): Maria Napoli
Tools for Mindful Living: Practicing the 4 Step MAC Guide offers you an opportunity to understand mindfulness and identify markers on how stress impacts your life. Each chapter offers the reader various opportunities to practice mindfulness using the simple and applicable 4 Step MAC Guide. Focusing on how one reacts or responds to their experiences and conscious attention to information communicated by one’s breath, senses, body, thoughts, emotions and instincts will be discussed throughout the book. Discovering personal communication styles that impact every da
Author(s): Lisa Schmidt, Maria Napoli
We all have an intimate connection with food and the environment.
Sustainable Living & Mindful Eating explores the interconnected nature between food choices, sustainability, and health and wellness. Examined are the array of forces that affect the foods human beings eat, and when, where, and how we eat them, including human labor, agriculture, environmental sustainability, politics, animal rights/welfare, public policy, culture, economics, business, trade, and psychology.
Author(s): Kathy Ginter
Welcome to Fitness for Life, the workbook for your class. This book is not designed as a textbook as it is not written in textbook language and does not go in-depth in areas of health. It is used as an informational workbook to compliment your lectures, and it is written in everyday language. The decisions you make about your life, about your behaviors, and about your health are your choices that you have to live with for the rest of your life. What you do today affects your future. Life is precious, treat it with kindness. Take care of you. Take care of your health.
Author(s): Lori Phelps
Author(s): Kenneth T Henson, Ben F Eller
This motivational text not only offers an unparalleled combination of theory and application, but it also shows your students that exceptional teachers are proactive teachers. In every chapter, students learn how to plan ahead and prepare for classroom decisions they will have to make.
Educational Psychology emphasizes proactive preparation for teaching, recommending teachers and other school professionals plan for academic presentation, student diversity and potentially difficult academic and social situations.
Author(s): Laura Bounds, Gayden Darnell, Kirstin Brekken Shea, Dottiede Agnor
Health and Fitness: A Guide to a Healthy Lifestyle provides a comprehensive look at health education for undergraduate students. This introductory text provides frank discussions of critical issues and helps you create a solid foundation for your students to make healthy behavioral choices.
Health and Fitness incorporates a variety of in-class and notebook activities into the text. Illustrations and photos add to the learning experience.
Author(s): Leila Hudson
Middle Eastern Humanities: An Introduction to Cultures of the Middle East combines the guided, step-by-step and interactive style of a textbook with a sophisticated and sympathetic approach to the cultural logics of tradition and innovation of the Middle East. The book will be useful for teachers and students, as well as those educating themselves about this critical region of the world.
Author(s): Educational Film Center
Exploring the World of Music by Dorothea E. Hast, James R. Cowdery, and Stan Scott gives back to music the instrumental, ethnic, historical, geographical, and social contexts that are too often lost in sound recordings alone. The world is full of many kinds of music, each embodying different cultural needs. Starting from the proposition that all musics are created equal, this twelve-part television series and college telecourse explores how people define, create, value, and use music in cultures around the world.