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Author(s): Sarah Sandvig
New Second Edition Now Available!
Music Theory for Singers is geared specifically for voice students and singers. This book was written to help students understand the fundamentals of theory related to voice, apply it to the varied repertoire they learn throughout the year and become not only better singers, but also educated musicians.
Author(s): Steven Barracca
Introduction to Political Philosophy provides an accessible entree for college students to the important issues, concepts, and theories that comprise the on-going conversation of western political thought. Rather than offer a comprehensive survey or thematic approach, this five-part text examines and compares the ideas of six key thinkers representing diverse perspectives. Part I, Politics and the Character of the People, explores the enduring impact of Aristotle’s virtue ethics on contemporary debates surrounding justice, citizenship, and the legislatio
Author(s): Christina Mancini
Nestled in the “ivory tower,” college campuses tend to be safe environments for students, but crime and violence do occur. To be sure, crime trends vary based on the location of the campus (suburban, rural, urban, “college town”) and their “type” (four-year universities, small liberal arts colleges, community colleges). Even so, there are certain classifications of crime that seem to plague colleges and universities in the U.S. This chapter reviews the nature and extent of campus crime, efforts designed to prevent violence on campus, research-driven tips for preventing victimization duri
Author(s): DANNY HOLLINGSWORTH
“Learning federal tax law is simple!” No, quite to the contrary, Albert Einstein stated “The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax." So, if learning federal taxation is difficult, then teaching taxation is definitely a challenge in today’s world of complex tax laws and various student distractions.
Author(s): Simon L. Dalley
Ideas of Modern Physics is a compact, comprehensive but accessible survey which requires no more (or less) from the reader than intellectual curiosity. The Big Bang, Space-Time, Higgs Boson, Schrodinger’s Cat. This book presents BIG ideas about the universe in a non-mathematical framework accessible to all. It explores ideas modern physics has proposed to make sense of our experiences, shaping our way of life.
New Eleventh Edition Coming Soon!
Set to be released in a new eleventh edition, Contemporary American Speeches serves as a core textbook in courses such as Contemporary Public Address, Rhetorical criticism, and Contemporary Speakers and Speeches. The publication integrates 27 speeches by well-known speakers that typify current public scrutiny of some of society’s most pressing questions.
New Edition Coming Soon!
Our quality of life is inextricably linked to the quality of our communication and the quality of our personal relationships. The quality of sexual relationships has a significant bearing on our wellness, too.