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Author(s): Larry Latterman
No matter where you are, drug use and abuse is in the headlines....
Today's tech savvy, media-oriented college students are well aware of the many issues relating to drug use and abuse.
Drugs, A Healthy Understanding presents to the reader a healthier understanding of drug use and abuse and to give him/her a definite knowledge of the consequences of drug abuse.
Author(s): American Council of Teachers of Russian
Cynthia Martin, Ph.D., University of Maryland
Irina Dolgova, Ph.D., Yale University
Author(s): Rosalia Solorzano, FRANCISCA JAMES HERNANDEZ
Chicana Studies: An Introduction, Volume 1 introduces college, university and high school students to the interdisciplinary study of Chicanas, that is, women of Mexican heritage in the United States. Ideally, students have some background in the larger discipline of Chicana and Chicano Studies (also written as Chicana/o Studies or Chican@ Studies). However, previous study in the discipline is not necessary in order to meaningfully engage this text.
Author(s): Kristen Redding
The purpose of this text is to offer expert knowledge based on the latest research in exercise science and sports medicine with regards to physical fitness and wellness. We wish to provide the students with the tools for self-assessment and to give them guidelines for developing and maintaining fitness. In the wellness area, we are presenting current information on today’s important health issues and a means of achieving a healthy lifestyle. We have drawn on our combined expertise and experience in exercise physiology, athletic training, scientific research and teaching.