The Public Speaking Playbook

SAGE Publications, Inc - Learn to speak in public without breaking a sweat!  The Public Speaking Playbook,  shows students how to prepare, Second Edition, practice, and present their public speeches with the highest level of confidence. Gamble coach students in the fundamentals of the public speaking process, using brief interactive learning modules that allow students to practice―and improve―their public speaking.

The highly anticipated second edition of this bestselling text features a more inclusive playbook analogy, music, politics, exposing students to additional arenas―for example, and business―to hone their skills and improve their performance. With a focus on actively building skills, Teri Kwal Gamble and Michael W.

The Public Speaking Playbook - As students master the skills, ethics, with a focus on diversity, they are also encouraged to think critically about what it means to "play fair" in public speaking, and civic engagement.

Sociology in Action

SAGE Publications, Inc - Each chapter explains sociology′s key concepts and theories and pairs that foundational coverage with a series of carefully developed learning activities and thought-provoking questions. This innovative new text immerses students in an active learning experience that emphasizes hands-on work, application, and learning by example.

Sociology in action will inspire your students to do sociology through real-world activities designed to ignite their sociological imaginations. Wake up your introductory sociology classes! Sociology in Action helps your students learn sociology by doing sociology. You choose the activities that will best engage your students, fit the format of your course, and meet your course goals.

Administrative Law: Bureaucracy in a Democracy 6th Edition

Pearson - Instructor resources include an Instructor’s Manual, PowerPoint lecture slides, and a Test Bank. Teaching and learning experience: examines administrative law in the context of accountability and the prevention of abuse Assists students in critical thinking and case analysis by including case excerpts Provides practical knowledge of administrative agencies and the laws that govern their behavior.

Administrative law: bureaucracy in a democracy, adjudications, freedom of information, investigations, and other considerations, rulemaking, liabilities of governments and their employees, covers the constitutional and procedural dimensions of governmental agencies, judicial review, including delegation, Sixth Edition, such as the concept of fairness.

The Everyday Writer with 2016 MLA Update

Bedford/St. Martin's - Learn to successfully communicate everyday ideas and make effective choices when writing with Everyday Writer with 2016 MLA Update.

The Allyn & Bacon Guide to Writing 6th Edition

Pearson - Solidly grounded in current theory and research, reading, critical thinking, The Allyn & Bacon Guide to Writing has set the standard for first-year composition courses in writing, yet eminently practical and teachable, and inquiry.    .

The Enduring Vision: A History of the American People, Volume 1: To 1877

Wadsworth Publishing - The enduring vision's engaging narrative integrates political, social, and cultural history within a chronological framework. Known for its focus on the environment and the land, public health and medicine, the text is also praised for its innovative coverage of cultural history, and the West -- including Native American history.

The ninth edition incorporates new scholarship throughout, includes a variety of new photos, and brings the discussion fully up to date with coverage of the 2016 presidential campaign.

Introduction to Logic

Routledge - This second edition also: • arranges chapters in a more useful way for students, install, starting with the easiest material and then gradually increasing in difficulty• provides an even broader scope with new chapters on the history of logic, update, deviant logic, and the philosophy of logic• expands the section on informal fallacies• includes a more exhaustive index and a new appendix on suggested further readings• updates the LogiCola instructional program, which is now more visually attractive as well as easier to download, and use.

Introduction to logic combines likely the broadest scope of any logic textbook available with clear, concise writing and interesting examples and arguments. Its key features, including the star test for syllogisms• a wide scope of materials, like the lsat• a reasonable price a third of the cost of many competitors• exercises that correspond to the LogiCola program, include: • simpler ways to test arguments than those available in competing textbooks, drawn from everyday life as well as from the great philosophers• a suitability for self-study and for preparation for standardized tests, making it suitable for introductory logic courses as the primary text or intermediate classes as the primary or supplementary book• engaging and easy-to-understand examples and arguments, all retained in the Second Edition, which may be downloaded for free from the web.

Sociology: The Essentials

Wadsworth Publishing - This thorough yet streamlined text employs a reader-friendly presentation and manageable structure, while maintaining a strong focus on sociology concepts, methods, and research. Updated throughout with coverage of the latest findings, and region of residence in addition to race, class, including social factors such as age, trends, ethnicity, and themes, religion, sexual orientation, the text provides exceptional coverage of diversity, and gender.

. Wadsworth Pub Co. Note: this book does not include access code sociology: the essentials, challenge common assumptions, uses the theme of debunking myths to look behind the facades of everyday life, Ninth Edition, and help students develop critical thinking skills as well as better understand how society is constructed and sustained.

Anatomy of the Sacred: An Introduction to Religion 6th Edition

Pearson - Wadsworth Pub Co. This comprehensive introduction to the nature and variety of religious phenomena, 2 examines the universal forms of religious experience, and practice 1 explores the issues in religious studies, belief, 3 offers a cross-cultural study of a broad range of classic types of religious belief and practice in terms of the seven basic concepts of a religious world view, and 4 surveys the challenges faced by religions today.

For one-semester, undergraduate courses in Introduction to Religion and Comparative Religion, and more advanced courses dealing with issues in the theoretical study of religion.

Understanding Nutrition - Standalone Book

Cengage Learning - Authors whitney and rolfes draw readers into the study of nutrition with a lively and approachable writing style--dispelling students' existing misconceptions and empowering them to make better nutrition choices and enact lasting behavior change. Wadsworth Pub Co. The bestselling understanding nutrITION makes the science of nutrition meaningful and memorable.

Updated with the latest available research and the new 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines, the 15th Edition emphasizes active learning and prepares students for their future careers.

A Pocket Style Manual

Bedford/St. Martin's - Be prepared for whatever college writing throws at you with the step-by-step advice of the Pocket Style Manual. These tips can be applied to writing in any course to help you succeed. 1319057403 9781319057404 a pocket style Manual Eighth Edition. Wadsworth Pub Co.