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60-Minute Brand Strategist, ed. , v.
60-Minute Brand Strategist, ed. , v.

60-Minute Brand Strategist, ed. , v.

This book offers a fast-paced, field-tested view of how branding decisions happen in the context of business strategy, not just in marketing communications.

A Handbook of Ethical Practice, ed. , v.
A Handbook of Ethical Practice, ed. , v.

A Handbook of Ethical Practice, ed. , v.

This book looks at all of the ethical issues facing information and library professionals in one overarching, and practically-focused, text. The focus of the book is two-fold: (1) It contains a detailed discussion of the issues that impact on the day-today practice of information workers in the 21st century; and (2) contains case studies discussing potential solutions to ethical problems faced.

A Leadership Primer for New Librarians, ed. , v.
A Leadership Primer for New Librarians, ed. , v.

A Leadership Primer for New Librarians, ed. , v.

This book provides strategies and practical tips for leadership development in the field of librarianship. It offers suggestions for librarians facing these challenging new circumstances, showing how to create leadership opportunities when none appear to be present, how to take charge of your own professional development, and how to become an effective follower as well as an effective leader.

A New Pot of Gold, ed. , v.
A New Pot of Gold, ed. , v.

A New Pot of Gold, ed. , v.

Looks at the effects of video-cassettes and cable television on Hollywood, and the idiosyncratic visions of newcomers like Spike Lee and Tim Burton.

A Short-cut to Marketing the Library, ed. , v.
A Short-cut to Marketing the Library, ed. , v.

A Short-cut to Marketing the Library, ed. , v.

This handbook spells out the critical need for marketing for libraries, and provides a series of practical and accessible tools to achieve success and includes publishers marketing suggestions.

A Teacher's Guide to Multisensory Learning, ed. , v.
A Teacher's Guide to Multisensory Learning, ed. , v.

A Teacher's Guide to Multisensory Learning, ed. , v.

Shows teachers how to engage students through hands-on, visual, auditory, and olfactory stimuli and link the activities to relevant academic objectives. Provides classroom examples of how teachers use multisensory learning techniques to help students interact with material more intensely and retain what they learn for longer periods of time.

AIDS, ed. , v.
AIDS, ed. , v.

AIDS, ed. , v.

Provides model essays on a current controversial issue guiding students in writing a five-paragraph essay, including persuasive, descriptive, expository and cause-and-effect essays. Includes guided reading and discussion questions to help students understand the essays themselves and target persuasive techniques authors use to compose convincing arguments. This volume covers the issue of AIDS.

AIDS, ed. , v.
AIDS, ed. , v.

AIDS, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding AIDS and provides an overview of the topic.

AIDS/HIV, ed. 2012, v.
AIDS/HIV, ed. 2012, v.

AIDS/HIV, ed. 2012, v.

Includes information on the nature of AIDS/HIV and the AIDS epidemic; symptoms and transmittal; patterns and trends in AIDS/HIV surveillance; populations at risk; children, adolescents, and AIDS/HIV; AIDS/HIV cost and treatment; people living with AIDS/HIV; testing, prevention, and education; HIV and AIDS worldwide; and knowledge, awareness, behavior, and opinion of those affected by AIDS/HIV.

Abortion, ed. , v.
Abortion, ed. , v.

Abortion, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of abortion from a variety of international perspectives.

Abortion, ed. , v.
Abortion, ed. , v.

Abortion, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding abortion by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Abortion, ed. , v.
Abortion, ed. , v.

Abortion, ed. , v.

Examines a broad range of perceived or actual legal rights and freedoms that impact the lives of young American teens. This volume focuses on the ways in which states may place restrictions on abortion for minors that are not required for adult women, including the constitutional right to privacy.

Abortion, ed. , v.
Abortion, ed. , v.

Abortion, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding abortion and provides an overview of the topic.

Abortion, ed. 2012, v.
Abortion, ed. 2012, v.

Abortion, ed. 2012, v.

Provides both sides of the divisive argument surrounding abortion. Also includes information on the number and types of abortions performed in the United States, abortion clinics, teen pregnancy and abortion, views of abortion from around the world, religious thoughts on abortion, and legal rulings pertaining to abortion.

Achieving Sustainability, ed. , v.
Achieving Sustainability, ed. , v.

Achieving Sustainability, ed. , v.

Aimed at readers who are not experts in the field, the material is relevant to courses in natural sciences, social sciences, and the humanities. It presents and analyzes the underpinnings of the multi-disciplinary concept of sustainability.

Acid Alkaline Diet For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Acid Alkaline Diet For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Acid Alkaline Diet For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This guide demonstrates how a simple change in diet to restore your body's crucial pH balance can help you lose weight, combat aging, and keep you healthy. It covers the gamut of this healthy lifestyle choice, from the symptoms of a high acid diet to the food you should have on hand to implement an acid alkaline diet.

Acid Reflux Diet & Cookbook For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Acid Reflux Diet & Cookbook For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Acid Reflux Diet & Cookbook For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This guide contains lifestyle and diet modifications that prevent GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease) symptoms, as well as explanations about the mechanism of the condition and how and why these modifications help. It contains over 70 practical recipes, plus tips on navigating grocery stores, restaurant menus, and the holiday season.

Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 35, v.
Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 35, v.

Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 35, v.

Provides definitions of a wide variety of acronyms, initialisms, abbreviations and similar contractions, translating them into their full names or meanings. Terms from subject areas such as associations, education, the Internet, medicine and others are included.

Activism, ed. , v.
Activism, ed. , v.

Activism, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding activism. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Addiction, ed. , v.
Addiction, ed. , v.

Addiction, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding addiction by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Adoption, ed. , v.
Adoption, ed. , v.

Adoption, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding adoption. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Adoption, ed. , v.
Adoption, ed. , v.

Adoption, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of adoption from a variety of international perspectives.

Afghanistan, ed. , v.
Afghanistan, ed. , v.

Afghanistan, ed. , v.

Examines the genocide and persecution of the Afghani people.

Africa: An Encyclopedia for Students, ed. , v.
Africa: An Encyclopedia for Students, ed. , v.

Africa: An Encyclopedia for Students, ed. , v.

A general resource for African research for students at the high-school level or higher. Consists of 450 alphabetically arranged entries covering countries, regions, geographic features, cultural groups, personalities, and general subjects such as body adornment and clothing, oral tradition, and writing systems. Includes timelines, definitions and quick-reference fact boxes.

African American Eras, ed. , v.
African American Eras, ed. , v.

African American Eras, ed. , v.

Covers a different era of importance to African American culture and includes the events, lifestyles, social history, and key figures unique to that time; included are eyewitness accounts and primary documents.

African American Eras, ed. , v.
African American Eras, ed. , v.

African American Eras, ed. , v.

Covers the time period of 1865 through 1965; topics include the arts, medicine and health, education, religion, government and politics, law, and trade related to the African American experience.

Air Pollution, ed. , v.
Air Pollution, ed. , v.

Air Pollution, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of air pollution from a variety of international perspectives.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2013, v.
Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2013, v.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding alcohol, tobacco, and illicit drugs.

Alcohol, ed. , v.
Alcohol, ed. , v.

Alcohol, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding alcohol by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Alcohol, ed. , v.
Alcohol, ed. , v.

Alcohol, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of alcohol from a variety of international perspectives.

Alcohol, ed. , v.
Alcohol, ed. , v.

Alcohol, ed. , v.

Examines a broad range of perceived or actual legal rights and freedoms that impact the lives of young American teens. This volume focuses on the legal age of alcohol consumption and liquor laws among teens.

Alcoholism, ed. , v.
Alcoholism, ed. , v.

Alcoholism, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding alcoholism. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Allergies, ed. , v.
Allergies, ed. , v.

Allergies, ed. , v.

Covers symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, cures and medical advances for allergies.

Allotment Gardening For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Allotment Gardening For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Allotment Gardening For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book is a lively, hands-on guide to getting the most out of your allotment (or share) of the community garden. The step-by-step advice takes you through all the stages in the process, from securing an allotment and preparing your plot, to choosing what to grow and enjoying the benefits of abundant fresh food and a sociable and healthy hobby.

Alternate Energy, ed. , v.
Alternate Energy, ed. , v.

Alternate Energy, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding alternative energy. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Alternative Energy, ed. 2, v.
Alternative Energy, ed. 2, v.

Alternative Energy, ed. 2, v.

Introduces students to issues surrounding current energy sources and alternative energy options.

Amendment XII, ed. , v.
Amendment XII, ed. , v.

Amendment XII, ed. , v.

Presents the Twelfth Amendment in a historical context, examining how it has been tested in the courts and present current controversies and debates. Focuses on the Presidential election process.

Amendment XIII, ed. , v.
Amendment XIII, ed. , v.

Amendment XIII, ed. , v.

Presents the Thirteenth Amendment in a historical context, examining how it has been tested in the courts and present current controversies and debates. Focuses on slavery.

Amendment XIV, ed. , v.
Amendment XIV, ed. , v.

Amendment XIV, ed. , v.

Presents the Fourteenth Amendment in a historical context, examining how it has been tested in the courts and present current controversies and debates. Focuses on equal protection.

Amendment XIV, ed. , v.
Amendment XIV, ed. , v.

Amendment XIV, ed. , v.

Presents the Fourteenth Amendment in a historical context, examining how it has been tested in the courts and present current controversies and debates. Focuses on due process.

Amendment XIV, ed. , v.
Amendment XIV, ed. , v.

Amendment XIV, ed. , v.

Presents the Fourteenth Amendment in a historical context, examining how it has been tested in the courts and present current controversies and debates. Focuses on citizenship.

Amendment XIX, ed. , v.
Amendment XIX, ed. , v.

Amendment XIX, ed. , v.

Presents the Nineteenth Amendment in a historical context, examining how it has been tested in the courts and present current controversies and debates. Focuses on women's voting rights.

Amendment XV, ed. , v.
Amendment XV, ed. , v.

Amendment XV, ed. , v.

Presents the Fifteenth Amendment in a historical context, examining how it has been tested in the courts and present current controversies and debates. Focuses on race and the right to vote.

Amendment XVII, ed. , v.
Amendment XVII, ed. , v.

Amendment XVII, ed. , v.

Presents the Seventeenth Amendment in a historical context, examining how they have been tested in the courts and present current controversies and debates. Focus is on establishing election to the U.S. Senate.

Amendment XVIII and XXI, ed. , v.
Amendment XVIII and XXI, ed. , v.

Amendment XVIII and XXI, ed. , v.

Presents the Eighteenth and Twenty-first Amendments in a historical context, examining how they have been tested in the courts and present current controversies and debates. Focuses on prohibition and repeal.

Amendment XXVI, ed. , v.
Amendment XXVI, ed. , v.

Amendment XXVI, ed. , v.

Presents the Twenty-sixth Amendment in a historical context, examining how it has been tested in the courts and present current controversies and debates. Focuses on lowering the voting age.

American Civil War Reference Library, ed. , v.
American Civil War Reference Library, ed. , v.

American Civil War Reference Library, ed. , v.

American Civil War Reference Library offers comprehensive and wide ranging research options on this compelling era of American history. Material in each of the three titles has been reviewed by an independent advisory board for its curriculum relevance and its accessibility to students in grades 6-12.

American Decades Primary Sources, ed. , v.
American Decades Primary Sources, ed. , v.

American Decades Primary Sources, ed. , v.

Cross-disciplinary source spanning the 20th century. Each volume in the set includes full or excerpted primary sources representing the seminal issues, themes, movements and events from a decade. Includes oral histories, songs, speeches, advertisements, TV, play and movie scripts, letters, laws, legal decisions, newspaper articles, cartoons, recipes, and more.

American Decades Primary Sources, ed. , v. 11
American Decades Primary Sources, ed. , v. 11

American Decades Primary Sources, ed. , v. 11

This volume covers the first decade of the twenty-first century from monumental events and groundbreaking individuals to the details of Americans' daily lives. Topics include world events, the arts, business and the economy, education, fashion, government and politics, law and justice, lifestyles and social trends, media, medicine and health, religion, science and technology, and sports.

American Decades, ed. , v.
American Decades, ed. , v.

American Decades, ed. , v.

Cross-disciplinary source for junior and high school students and teachers, public librarians and general researchers who need to document and analyze periods of contemporary American social history (1900-1999).

American Decades, ed. , v.
American Decades, ed. , v.

American Decades, ed. , v.

Covers everything from monumental events and groundbreaking individuals to the fascinating details of Americans' daily lives. Supports historical research in disciplines from the arts and business to law, medicine, technology and social trends.

American Eras, ed. , v.
American Eras, ed. , v.

American Eras, ed. , v.

Includes essays on events, publications, lifestyles and individuals important to particular eras in U.S. history.

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 1
American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 1

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 1

Includes essays on events, publications, lifestyles and individuals important to the era of industrial development in U.S. history.

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 2
American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 2

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 2

Includes essays on events, publications, lifestyles and individuals important to the Civil War and Reconstruction Era in U.S. history.

American History Through Literature 1820-1870, ed. , v.
American History Through Literature 1820-1870, ed. , v.

American History Through Literature 1820-1870, ed. , v.

Designed for the general reader, this set presents literature not as a simple inventory of authors or titles but rather as a historical and cultural field viewed from a wide array of contemporary perspectives. The set, which is "new historicist" in its approach to literary criticism, endorses the notion that not only does history affect literature, but literature itself informs history.

American History Through Literature 1870-1920, ed. , v.
American History Through Literature 1870-1920, ed. , v.

American History Through Literature 1870-1920, ed. , v.

Designed for the general reader, this set presents literature not as a simple inventory of authors or titles but rather as a historical and cultural field viewed from a wide array of contemporary perspectives. The set, which is "new historicist" in its approach to literary criticism, endorses the notion that not only does history affect literature, but literature itself informs history.

American Home Front in World War II, ed. , v.
American Home Front in World War II, ed. , v.

American Home Front in World War II, ed. , v.

Examines the effect of World War II on people living in America. The Almanac discusses major events on the home front, including the changing role of women, Civil Defense and the draft. Biographies highlights 26 key figures, such as John L. Lewis, J. Robert Oppenheimer and others. Primary Sources includes primary material from a variety of sources, including speeches, documents and other material.

American Indian History, ed. , v.
American Indian History, ed. , v.

American Indian History, ed. , v.

Surveys Native American history from ancient times to the twentieth century. Entries cover specific topics and incidents from a Native American perspective, including categories such as court cases and legal decisions, wars and battles, reservations and relocation, organizations, religion and missionary activities, national government and legislation, native government, treaties, and protest movements.

American Law Yearbook, ed. , v.
American Law Yearbook, ed. , v.

American Law Yearbook, ed. , v.

An annual supplement to the Gale Encyclopedia of American Law that updates and expands the content with new topics, updates, biographies of prominent figures and government appointees, and other features. Each year's edition contains the full U.S. Supreme Court docket in addition to the non-Supreme Court cases. Includes a glossary of legal terms.

American Men & Women of Science, ed. 31, v.
American Men & Women of Science, ed. 31, v.

American Men & Women of Science, ed. 31, v.

Profiles living persons in the physical and biological fields, as well as public health scientists, engineers, mathematicians, statisticians, and computer scientists.

American Revolution Reference Library, ed. , v.
American Revolution Reference Library, ed. , v.

American Revolution Reference Library, ed. , v.

This 4-vol. set supplies the in-depth information about the American Revolution that students and researchers need for class assignments and reports.

American Social Reform Movements Reference Library, ed. , v.
American Social Reform Movements Reference Library, ed. , v.

American Social Reform Movements Reference Library, ed. , v.

This four-volume set chronicles and illustrates movements from the American Revolution to the present day. Intended to help students successfully complete research and projects.

American Women Writers: A Critical Reference Guide from Colonial Times to the Present, ed. 2, v.
American Women Writers: A Critical Reference Guide from Colonial Times to the Present, ed. 2, v.

American Women Writers: A Critical Reference Guide from Colonial Times to the Present, ed. 2, v.

Provides coverage on the best-known American women writers spanning from colonial days to the present, including biography, criticism, and bibliography for each; also includes lesser-known writers whose work is found in journals, letters, stories, and even hymns. Entries feature an assessment of the writer's works; basic biography and complete bibliography, as well as comprehensive data on writers' names, including pseudonyms, aliases, parents' names and husbands' names, etc.

Americans at War, ed. , v.
Americans at War, ed. , v.

Americans at War, ed. , v.

Covers major American conflicts from the Colonial Wars through the War on Terrorism in the context of cultural and social events and conditions on the home front. Illustrated articles cover both biographies and topics such as civil liberties, media, politics, popular culture, religion, memory and national identity, civic celebrations, monumental art, literature, the roles of women and minorities, veterans, science and technology, humor, and music. General audiences.

Amnesia, ed. , v.
Amnesia, ed. , v.

Amnesia, ed. , v.

Explores amnesia in detail, covering its causes, diagnosis, and treatments.

Amsterdam, ed. , v.
Amsterdam, ed. , v.

Amsterdam, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Amsterdam; recommends the 10 best restaurants, bars, nightlife, neighborhoods, hotels, and local attractions.

Amsterdam, ed. , v.
Amsterdam, ed. , v.

Amsterdam, ed. , v.

This book provides readers with information about the most scenic canals and the best attractions, hotels, restaurants, bars, and shops in Amsterdam.

An Evening's Entertainment, ed. , v.
An Evening's Entertainment, ed. , v.

An Evening's Entertainment, ed. , v.

Chronicles how theatrical feature films dominated newly developed movie palaces, how expressive film faces became household names, and how Hollywood became the center of film as a major growth industry.

Ancient Civilizations Reference Library, ed. , v.
Ancient Civilizations Reference Library, ed. , v.

Ancient Civilizations Reference Library, ed. , v.

The ancient civilizations of Iraq, Egypt, India, China, Central America and other regions are the focus of this remarkable contribution to student reference.

Ancient Europe, 8000 B.C. to A.D. 1000, ed. , v.
Ancient Europe, 8000 B.C. to A.D. 1000, ed. , v.

Ancient Europe, 8000 B.C. to A.D. 1000, ed. , v.

Examines the diverse peoples of early European civilization through a series of 212 essays, presented in chronological order. Coverage includes prehistoric origins through the early Middle Ages (8000 B.C. to A.D. 1000). Includes maps, photos, and chronologies. For the general reader.

Ancient Greece and Rome, ed. , v.
Ancient Greece and Rome, ed. , v.

Ancient Greece and Rome, ed. , v.

Covers an extensive array of topics on ancient Greece and Rome including daily life, art and architecture, philosophy, science, religion, statesmen, military leaders, emperors, and more.

Andalucia & Costa Del Sol, ed. , v.
Andalucia & Costa Del Sol, ed. , v.

Andalucia & Costa Del Sol, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Andalucia and Costa Del Sol located in Spain; recommends the 10 best restaurants, nightlife, entertainment, hotels, and local attractions.

Android™ Tablets For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Android™ Tablets For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Android™ Tablets For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book teaches readers how to use features found on Android tablets, including web browsing, creating a digital calendar, enjoying music and books, using the camera, accessing social networks, and watching video. Maintenance and common troubleshooting tips are also included.

Animal Rights, ed. , v.
Animal Rights, ed. , v.

Animal Rights, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding animal rights by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Animal Rights, ed. , v.
Animal Rights, ed. , v.

Animal Rights, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding animal rights and provides an overview of the topic.

Animal Rights, ed. 2013, v.
Animal Rights, ed. 2013, v.

Animal Rights, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding animal rights.

Animal Sciences, ed. , v.
Animal Sciences, ed. , v.

Animal Sciences, ed. , v.

Provides a wide range of scientific, historical and cultural information about the animal world. Covers careers in the animal sciences in addition to biological concepts, the history of zoology, biographies of scientists, and ethical issues such as the practice of animal experimentation. Includes illustrations, sidebars, charts, a glossary, bibliographies, filmographies and the addresses of institutions devoted to the protection and study of wild and domesticated animals.

Animal Welfare, ed. , v.
Animal Welfare, ed. , v.

Animal Welfare, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of animal welfare from a variety of international perspectives.

Anorexia and Bulimia, ed. , v.
Anorexia and Bulimia, ed. , v.

Anorexia and Bulimia, ed. , v.

Covers symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, cures and medical advances for anorexia and bulimia.

Anorexia and Bulimia, ed. , v.
Anorexia and Bulimia, ed. , v.

Anorexia and Bulimia, ed. , v.

Explores anorexia and bulimia in detail, covering its causes and treatments.

Anxiety & Depression Workbook For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Anxiety & Depression Workbook For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Anxiety & Depression Workbook For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This guide focuses on helping pinpoint the root of problems and find relief from symptoms in a detailed, step-by-step manner. With concise, eye-opening exercises, you'll understand how to assess your current situation, remove the roadblocks to change, face your fears, and improve your view of yourself and the world around you.

Anxiety Disorders, ed. , v.
Anxiety Disorders, ed. , v.

Anxiety Disorders, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding anxiety disorders. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Anxiety Disorders, ed. , v.
Anxiety Disorders, ed. , v.

Anxiety Disorders, ed. , v.

Covers symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, cures and medical advances for anxiety disorders.

Arabic For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.
Arabic For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

Arabic For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

This book presents the Arabic alphabet, pronunciation, basic grammar, and the rules of transliteration. It includes the history of the language and information on classical Arabic and its dialects—focusing on Modern Standard Arabic.

Artificial Ingredients, ed. , v.
Artificial Ingredients, ed. , v.

Artificial Ingredients, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding artificial ingredients. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Arts and Humanities Through the Eras, ed. , v.
Arts and Humanities Through the Eras, ed. , v.

Arts and Humanities Through the Eras, ed. , v.

Profiling milestones and movements in the arts, literature, music and religion from a specific period, each volume in this set helps students and researchers understand the various disciplines of the humanities in relation to each other, as well as to history and culture. An overview of the period and a chronology of major world events begin each volume.

Asperger Syndrome, ed. , v.
Asperger Syndrome, ed. , v.

Asperger Syndrome, ed. , v.

Provides information about diseases and disorders, focusing on controversies and first-person accounts. This volume covers symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, cures and medical advances in Asperger syndrome.

Asperger's Syndrome, ed. , v.
Asperger's Syndrome, ed. , v.

Asperger's Syndrome, ed. , v.

Explores Asperger's syndrome in detail, covering its diagnosis, treatments and therapies, and medical advances.

Astronomy For Dummies®, ed. 3, v.
Astronomy For Dummies®, ed. 3, v.

Astronomy For Dummies®, ed. 3, v.

Provides an easy-to-follow introduction to the night sky with the latest theories, explanations, and insights into the basic workings of the universe.

Atheism For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Atheism For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Atheism For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Offers a brief history of atheist philosophy and its evolution, explores it as a historical and cultural movement, covers important historical writings on the subject, and discusses the nature of ethics and morality in the absence of religion.

Athens, ed. , v.
Athens, ed. , v.

Athens, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on Athens, Greece; describes the architecture, the culture and history, and recommends hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Athletes and Drug Use, ed. , v.
Athletes and Drug Use, ed. , v.

Athletes and Drug Use, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding athletes and drug use by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, ed. , v.
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, ed. , v.

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, ed. , v.

Covers symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, cures and medical advances for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

Australia, ed. , v.
Australia, ed. , v.

Australia, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Australia; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Austria, ed. , v.
Austria, ed. , v.

Austria, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Austria; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Autism, ed. , v.
Autism, ed. , v.

Autism, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding autism by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Ayurveda For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Ayurveda For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Ayurveda For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Provides a comprehensive introduction to Ayurveda, including coverage of the origins and history of this area of complementary medicine, as well as practical guidance on utilizing the correct balance of nutrition and exercise, herbal remedies, yoga, and Ayurvedic massage to treat ailments and maintain a healthy, happy lifestyle.

Back Roads Ireland, ed. , v.
Back Roads Ireland, ed. , v.

Back Roads Ireland, ed. , v.

This vacation guide describes twenty-five driving tours along the back roads of Ireland, ranging from one to five days. It uses in-depth local knowledge to create driving tours full of original ideas for activities, off-the-beaten-track stops, and authentic places to eat and stay.

Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, ed. , v.
Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, ed. , v.

Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, ed. , v.

Covers all musical genres, with new entries written by a distinguished group of area specialists as well as the original articles by Nicolas Slonimsky. This work continues the tradition of offering the most comprehensive and authoritative information on musicians, along with interesting and insightful evaluations of their contributions to the musical world.

Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Popular Musicians Since 1990, ed. , v.
Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Popular Musicians Since 1990, ed. , v.

Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Popular Musicians Since 1990, ed. , v.

An A-Z biographical reference that focuses on individual artists and groups in all popular styles active from 1990 to the present, including those in rock, rhythm and blues, rap, country, electronica, jazz, vocal and classical. Features include select discographies, bibliographies, a glossary of musical terms, and other information. Also features appendix essays on various topics including the music industry, rap, and grunge.

Ballistics, ed. , v.
Ballistics, ed. , v.

Ballistics, ed. , v.

Explores the science of forensic ballistics, how it is used to solve crimes, and how it contributes to the conviction of criminals.

Bankruptcy, ed. , v.
Bankruptcy, ed. , v.

Bankruptcy, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding bankruptcy by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Banned Books, ed. , v.
Banned Books, ed. , v.

Banned Books, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding banned books by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Barcelona & Catalonia, ed. , v.
Barcelona & Catalonia, ed. , v.

Barcelona & Catalonia, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Barcelona and Catalonia; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Barcelona, ed. , v.
Barcelona, ed. , v.

Barcelona, ed. , v.

Provides vital information about Barcelona, as well as insider tips, from uncovering the city's most memorable sights to finding the best hot spots, shopping streets, folk festivals, and tapas bars.

Barcelona, ed. 2, v.
Barcelona, ed. 2, v.

Barcelona, ed. 2, v.

A travel guide for visitors on a short break or travelers who want quick information. Focuses on cities, islands and resort regions. This volume covers Barcelona.

Bartending For Dummies®, ed. 5, v.
Bartending For Dummies®, ed. 5, v.

Bartending For Dummies®, ed. 5, v.

This book provides over 40 new cocktails ideas for those who want to know how to serve cocktails professionally, for themselves, or for their guests.

Basic Math and Pre-Algebra For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.
Basic Math and Pre-Algebra For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

Basic Math and Pre-Algebra For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

Covers the fundamentals of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division, as well as basic algebraic expressions and equations, statistics and sets, fractions and decimals, basic geometry, and more.

Basic Math and Pre-Algebra Workbook For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.
Basic Math and Pre-Algebra Workbook For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

Basic Math and Pre-Algebra Workbook For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

Offers a variety of equations covering the fundamentals of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division, as well as basic algebraic expressions and equations, statistics and sets, fractions and decimals, basic geometry, and more.

Basic Maths Practice Problems For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Basic Maths Practice Problems For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Basic Maths Practice Problems For Dummies®, ed. , v.

In this book the author supplies his brand of maths-made- easy coaching, plus 2,000 practice problems to help the reader master basic arithmetic, decimals, fractions and percentages, and weights and measures.

Beating Sugar Addiction For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Beating Sugar Addiction For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Beating Sugar Addiction For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book offers readers tips and advice on how to overcome an addiction to sugar, avoid eating sugary foods as a means of reducing stress, and create an exercise program that encourages living a healthier lifestyle.

Beginning Programming, ed. , v.
Beginning Programming, ed. , v.

Beginning Programming, ed. , v.

This book introduces computer programming by teaching the basics with an open-source environment known as Python. Readers are taught how Python works and how it relates to other programming languages. Simple coding projects are also provided.

Beijing, ed. , v.
Beijing, ed. , v.

Beijing, ed. , v.

Includes numerous top 10 lists - from the top 10 sights of the Forbidden City to the top 10 Chinese dishes, hotels, restaurants, and markets. Provides insider knowledge for visitors to Beijing. Also includes a list of the top 10 things to avoid.

Being the Best Man For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.
Being the Best Man For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

Being the Best Man For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

This guide is the perfect one-stop guide to being the ideal best man. It includes advice on organizing the stag night (or weekend), a guide to the best destinations, activities, and organizers, with contact information, and an outline of your wedding day responsibilities (in the morning, at the church, during the reception, and all points in between) plus tips on how not to screw things up.

Belly Fat Diet For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Belly Fat Diet For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Belly Fat Diet For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book provides practical, trusted advice for shedding belly fat—the fast and healthy way.

Berlin, ed. , v.
Berlin, ed. , v.

Berlin, ed. , v.

This guide features new itineraries and a "Best of Berlin" section that highlights some of the city's most notable spots. It also includes detailed listings to guide you from Berlin’s dynamic architecture and famous nightclubs to cozy corner cafes and relaxed beer gardens.

Bibliographic Information Organization in the Semantic Web, ed. , v.
Bibliographic Information Organization in the Semantic Web, ed. , v.

Bibliographic Information Organization in the Semantic Web, ed. , v.

This book explores the technologies that may power future library catalogs. It introduces international bibliographic standards and models, and fundamental concepts in their representation in the context of the Semantic Web. Subsequent chapters cover bibliographic information organization, linked open data, methodologies for publishing library metadata, and discussion of the wider environment (museum, archival and publishing communities) and users.

Bike Repair and Maintenance, ed. , v.
Bike Repair and Maintenance, ed. , v.

Bike Repair and Maintenance, ed. , v.

This book teaches readers of all cycling levels how to maintain, repair, and upgrade their own bikes for years of top performance and enjoyment.

Biodiversity, ed. , v.
Biodiversity, ed. , v.

Biodiversity, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of biodiversity, among and within plant and animal species in an environment, from a variety of international perspectives.

Bioethics, ed. , v.
Bioethics, ed. , v.

Bioethics, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding bioethics and provides an overview of the topic.

Biographical Encyclopedia of the Modern Middle East and North Africa, ed. , v.
Biographical Encyclopedia of the Modern Middle East and North Africa, ed. , v.

Biographical Encyclopedia of the Modern Middle East and North Africa, ed. , v.

Illuminates the lives of the most influential and controversial figures in the Middle East and North Africa who came to prominence during the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Includes profiles of contemporary leaders who belong to various political, ethnic, and religious groups, as well as notable individuals associated with business, law, science, social issues, sports, entertainment, literature, and the fine and performing arts.

Biology, ed. , v.
Biology, ed. , v.

Biology, ed. , v.

Explains biological concepts and explores related fields as well as the history of biological science. Discusses critical issues such as embryogenesis and commercial applications of research in biology and addresses ethical issues. Provides information on careers in biology and contains color illustrations, sidebars, bibliographies, timelines, charts, and a glossary.

Biology, ed. 2, v.
Biology, ed. 2, v.

Biology, ed. 2, v.

Explains biological concepts and explores related fields as well as the history of biological science. Discusses critical issues such as embryogenesis and commercial applications of research in biology and addresses ethical issues. Provides information on careers in biology. Contains sidebars, bibliographies, timelines, charts, a glossary, and individual and cumulative indexes.

Biomechanics For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Biomechanics For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Biomechanics For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book examines the relationship between biological and mechanical worlds. Following the path of a traditional introductory course, it covers the terminology and fundamentals of biomechanics, bone, joint, and muscle composition and function, motion analysis and control, kinematics and kinetics, fluid mechanics, stress and strain, and applications of biomechanics.

Biotechnology, ed. , v.
Biotechnology, ed. , v.

Biotechnology, ed. , v.

Examines biotechnology and related subjects in the context of science, government, politics, culture and society, and the environment. It also covers historical, political and ethical debates and issues.

Biotechnology: Changing Life Through Science, ed. , v.
Biotechnology: Changing Life Through Science, ed. , v.

Biotechnology: Changing Life Through Science, ed. , v.

Covers biotechnological applications ranging across medicine, agriculture, and industry. Devoted to helping younger students and general readers understand the fast-developing science and issues related to: advances in biotechnology, the science of molecular biology and genetics.

Bipolar Disorder For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.
Bipolar Disorder For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

Bipolar Disorder For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

Explains the genetics, biochemistry, and imaging studies relevant to bipolar disorder, as well as the latest medications, therapies, and diagnosis methods.

Birth Control, ed. , v.
Birth Control, ed. , v.

Birth Control, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding birth control by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Birth Control, ed. , v.
Birth Control, ed. , v.

Birth Control, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding birth control. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Birth Control, ed. , v.
Birth Control, ed. , v.

Birth Control, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of birth control from a variety of international perspectives.

Birth Control, ed. , v.
Birth Control, ed. , v.

Birth Control, ed. , v.

Examines a broad range of perceived or actual legal rights and freedoms that impact the lives of young American teens. This volume focuses on birth control and the use of contraceptive devices among women in the United States.

Birth Plans For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Birth Plans For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Birth Plans For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Provides instruction on developing and utilizing a birth plan. Covers a wide variety of strategies and techniques, including setting, method, pain management, and labor intervention.

Black Literature Criticism, ed. 2, v.
Black Literature Criticism, ed. 2, v.

Black Literature Criticism, ed. 2, v.

Focuses on writers and works published since 1950. The majority of the authors surveyed are African American, but representative African and Caribbean authors are also included.

Blackmail and Bribery, ed. , v.
Blackmail and Bribery, ed. , v.

Blackmail and Bribery, ed. , v.

Examines the crimes of blackmail and bribery, how they're investigated, and how criminals are prosecuted.

Blogging For Dummies®, ed. 4, v.
Blogging For Dummies®, ed. 4, v.

Blogging For Dummies®, ed. 4, v.

Provides information on blogging basics, the anatomy of a good blog, and the tools to get started, as well as exploring how to become a professional blogger.

Body Farms, ed. , v.
Body Farms, ed. , v.

Body Farms, ed. , v.

Explores the science of forensic anthropology and describes how body farms are used to further research developments in forensic science.

Body Image, ed. , v.
Body Image, ed. , v.

Body Image, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding body image. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Body Image, ed. , v.
Body Image, ed. , v.

Body Image, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding body Image by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Body Language For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.
Body Language For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

Body Language For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

This book teaches how to comprehend what people really mean, even if they say nothing at all, and how to use your body and your expressions to make a positive impact. It explores why we give the signals we do, how to read the most common expressions, and shows how to use body language to transform your personal and professional relationships

Bond Investing For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.
Bond Investing For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

Bond Investing For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

This guide covers the ups and downs of today's market, which reinforces the importance of bonds in a portfolio. It explains how a radical fall in interest rates make bond investing trickier than ever, and explores the historic downgrade of U.S. Treasuries and its possible effects on government bonds.

Boom and Bust, ed. , v.
Boom and Bust, ed. , v.

Boom and Bust, ed. , v.

Covers the period of 1939-1949, when the film industry came to grips with the development of the documentary, a shift to independent production, renewed government antitrust activity, and the emergence of television as a competitor.

Boosting Your Immunity For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Boosting Your Immunity For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Boosting Your Immunity For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Demonstrates how certain foods, supplements, and practices can boost the body's natural defenses against disease when they're incorporated into a daily diet and lifestyle.

Boosting Your Metabolism For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Boosting Your Metabolism For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Boosting Your Metabolism For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book helps the reader determine how to boost their metabolisms by eating specific foods and performing particular exercises. It explains common misconceptions about metabolism, how to calculate and influence one's metabolic rate, and how to navigate the grocery store for metabolism boosting foods. The book also includes meal planning tips and strategies for eating out.

Boston, ed. , v.
Boston, ed. , v.

Boston, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Boston; recommends the 10 best restaurants, bars, hotels, entertainment, and outdoor activities, along with information on trip planning, nightlife, and shopping.

Bowling, Beatniks, and Bell-Bottoms, ed. 2, v.
Bowling, Beatniks, and Bell-Bottoms, ed. 2, v.

Bowling, Beatniks, and Bell-Bottoms, ed. 2, v.

Covers the popular culture of the 20th Century and first decade of the 21st Century. Provides a cross-disciplinary source for junior and high school students and teachers, public librarians and general researchers who need a single, consistent reference to explore and analyze the social trends, events, and people that have impacted contemporary history.

Brain Trauma, ed. , v.
Brain Trauma, ed. , v.

Brain Trauma, ed. , v.

Explores brain trauma in detail, covering its causes and effects, treatments, prevention, and medical advances.

Bruges and Ghent, ed. 2, v.
Bruges and Ghent, ed. 2, v.

Bruges and Ghent, ed. 2, v.

A travel guide for visitors on a short break or travelers who want quick information. Focuses on cities, islands and resort regions. This volume covers Bruges and Ghent.

Brussels & Bruges, Antwerp & Ghent, ed. , v.
Brussels & Bruges, Antwerp & Ghent, ed. , v.

Brussels & Bruges, Antwerp & Ghent, ed. , v.

Includes numerous top 10 lists - from the top 10 Belgian beers to the top 10 bars, clubs, and restaurants. Provides insider knowledge for visitors. Also includes a list of the top 10 things to avoid.

Budapest, ed. , v.
Budapest, ed. , v.

Budapest, ed. , v.

Includes numerous top 10 lists - from the top 10 Hungarian dishes to the top 10 festivals, bars, cafés, and shops. Provides insider knowledge for visitors. Also includes a list of the top 10 things to avoid.

Budget Weddings For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Budget Weddings For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Budget Weddings For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This guide offers advice for planning a budget-friendly celebration while remaining true to individual personalities, values, and tastes. It explains how to keep a wedding budget, select the most economical time to get married, scope out wedding locations, and more.

Buenos Aires, ed. , v.
Buenos Aires, ed. , v.

Buenos Aires, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Buenos Aires, Argentina; recommends the 10 best restaurants, nightlife, entertainment, hotels, and local attractions.

Building Communities, ed. , v.
Building Communities, ed. , v.

Building Communities, ed. , v.

A guide to planning and implementing a successful social media campaign in an academic library and evaluating its impact.

Building the Panama Canal, ed. , v.
Building the Panama Canal, ed. , v.

Building the Panama Canal, ed. , v.

Offers multiple perspectives on momentous events. This volume introduces and provides a brief overview of the major factors that contributed to the historical building of the Panama Canal, beginning with construction by the United States in 1903.

Bullying, ed. , v.
Bullying, ed. , v.

Bullying, ed. , v.

Provides model essays on a current controversial issue guiding students in writing a five-paragraph essay, including persuasive, descriptive, expository and cause-and-effect essays. Includes guided reading and discussion questions to help students understand the essays themselves and target persuasive techniques authors use to compose convincing arguments. This volume covers the issue of bullying.

Business Analysis For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Business Analysis For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Business Analysis For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book offers guidance on how to make an impact in an organization by performing business analysis.

Business Gamification For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Business Gamification For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Business Gamification For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Explains in detail how to apply the principles of the strategic concept of gamification—i.e., leveraging principles from online games to influence favorable customer behavior on the web in order to improve customer loyalty, engagement, and retention--to the reader's own business model.

Business Leader Profiles for Students, ed. , v.
Business Leader Profiles for Students, ed. , v.

Business Leader Profiles for Students, ed. , v.

Profiles of significant contributors to business and industry, past and present, written especially for high school students.

Business Models For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Business Models For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Business Models For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book helps the reader write a solid business model to further define their company's goals and increase attractiveness to customers. It demonstrates how to: make a value proposition; define a market segment; locate the company's position in the value chain; create a revenue generation statement; identify competitors, complementors, and other network effects; develop a competitive strategy; and much more.

Business NLP For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Business NLP For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Business NLP For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Guides the reader through the practical applications of neurolinguistic programming (NLP) within the working environment, with exercises and techniques intended to refocus and streamline thought processes for the individual and the team.

Business Networking For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Business Networking For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Business Networking For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book demonstrates how to: use business networking to grow and develop your business; find the right platform or platforms to build your own network and ‘assemble your crowd’; pitch yourself and your business with confidence; get the most out of face-to-face networking events - including tips on presentation skills and sound bites; join up your ‘real life’ and online networking; measure your networking success; and follow up with new contacts successfully.

Business Plans Handbook, ed. , v. 5
Business Plans Handbook, ed. , v. 5

Business Plans Handbook, ed. , v. 5

Actual business plans compiled by, and aimed at, entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses. Presents sample plans taken from businesses in the manufacturing, retail and service industries which serve as examples of how to approach, structure and compose business plans.

Business Studies For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Business Studies For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Business Studies For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This guide provides a thorough overview of the subjects that form the foundation of a business studies degree. It includes a clear, engaging, and concise overview of the key topics you'll encounter in your studies.

Butchery and Sausage-Making For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Butchery and Sausage-Making For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Butchery and Sausage-Making For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book provides information about how to butcher poultry, rabbit, beef, pork, lamb, and goats, make high-quality, preservative-free sausages, and preserve meat through curing and smoking. Tips and recipes for home cooks are also provided.

Cairo & the Nile, ed. , v.
Cairo & the Nile, ed. , v.

Cairo & the Nile, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Cairo and the Nile; recommends the 10 best restaurants, nightlife, entertainment, hotels, and local attractions.

Cambodia, ed. , v.
Cambodia, ed. , v.

Cambodia, ed. , v.

Examines the genocide and persecution of the Cambodian people.

Canada, ed. , v.
Canada, ed. , v.

Canada, ed. , v.

Provides background information on the history, geography, and people of Canada; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities of each province.

Cancer Nutrition & Recipes For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Cancer Nutrition & Recipes For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Cancer Nutrition & Recipes For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book focuses on foods best tolerated during, and that can ease side effects of, cancer treatment. It also offers advice for menu planning, nutritional analysis, and diabetic exchanges.

Cancer, ed. , v.
Cancer, ed. , v.

Cancer, ed. , v.

Explores cancer in detail, covering its diagnosis, treatments, prevention, and medical advances.

Cancun and the Yucatan, ed. , v.
Cancun and the Yucatan, ed. , v.

Cancun and the Yucatan, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Cancun and the Yucatan; describes the culture and history, and recommends hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Canning and Preserving, ed. , v.
Canning and Preserving, ed. , v.

Canning and Preserving, ed. , v.

This book teaches readers how to can and preserve food using various methods, such as freezing, water-bath canning, pressure cooking, root-cellaring, and more.

Cape Town & The Winelands, ed. , v.
Cape Town & The Winelands, ed. , v.

Cape Town & The Winelands, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Cape Town and The Winelands located in Africa; recommends the 10 best restaurants, nightlife, entertainment, hotels, and local attractions.

Capital Punishment, ed. 2012, v.
Capital Punishment, ed. 2012, v.

Capital Punishment, ed. 2012, v.

Covers the history of capital punishment plus discussions of numerous court cases, legal decisions, and historical statistics. Also includes information about execution methods, minors and the death penalty, public attitudes, and capital punishment around the world.

Capitalism, ed. , v.
Capitalism, ed. , v.

Capitalism, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of capitalism from a variety of international perspectives.

Career Information Center, ed. 10, v.
Career Information Center, ed. 10, v.

Career Information Center, ed. 10, v.

Provides the most current information available on careers in the United States and Canada to people of all ages and all stages of career development. Each volume covers a career cluster and its common career pathways. Job profiles cover the following: job facts, nature of work, work environment, education, licenses, certification, and training, job outlook, similar occupations, and sources of additional information such as books, audio/visual materials, and organizations.

Career Q&A, ed. , v.
Career Q&A, ed. , v.

Career Q&A, ed. , v.

This book examines events, transitions, struggles, and advances that encompass and define a librarian's career, answering a range of important questions library professionals face as they move through the various stages of their working lives.

Career and Technical Education, ed. , v.
Career and Technical Education, ed. , v.

Career and Technical Education, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding career and technical education. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2012, v.
Careers and Occupations, ed. 2012, v.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2012, v.

Examines various trends in careers and occupations in America. Provides the latest information on what Americans do for a living, how much they earn, how they find work, and what factors influence these key issues.

CaseBase: Case Studies in Global Business, ed. , v. 1
CaseBase: Case Studies in Global Business, ed. , v. 1

CaseBase: Case Studies in Global Business, ed. , v. 1

Covers business case studies focused on issues in emerging markets and emerging industries across the globe.

Catholicism For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.
Catholicism For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

Catholicism For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

This book provides readers with a detailed explanation of Catholic beliefs, doctrine, sacraments, moral teachings, and devotions to worship and liturgy. Important topics such as gay marriage, abortion, and the death penalty are also discussed.

Celiac Disease, ed. , v.
Celiac Disease, ed. , v.

Celiac Disease, ed. , v.

Covers symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, cures and medical advances for celiac disease.

Cell Phones, ed. , v.
Cell Phones, ed. , v.

Cell Phones, ed. , v.

Explores the impact of advances such as cell phones, portable music players, and online social networks. This volume focuses on cell phone innovation in detail, tracing the history and scientific breakthroughs leading to its creation.

Censorship in Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451, ed. , v.
Censorship in Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451, ed. , v.

Censorship in Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of author, Ray Bradbury.

Censorship, ed. , v.
Censorship, ed. , v.

Censorship, ed. , v.

Provides model essays on a current controversial issue guiding students in writing a five-paragraph essay, including persuasive, descriptive, expository and cause-and-effect essays. Includes guided reading and discussion questions to help students understand the essays themselves and target persuasive techniques authors use to compose convincing arguments. This volume covers the issue of censorship.

Censorship, ed. , v.
Censorship, ed. , v.

Censorship, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding censorship by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Censorship, ed. , v.
Censorship, ed. , v.

Censorship, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding censorship. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Cerebral Palsy, ed. , v.
Cerebral Palsy, ed. , v.

Cerebral Palsy, ed. , v.

Covers symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, cures and medical advances for cerebral palsy.

Checks and Balances: The Three Branches of the American Government, ed. , v.
Checks and Balances: The Three Branches of the American Government, ed. , v.

Checks and Balances: The Three Branches of the American Government, ed. , v.

Presents easy to understand information about the inner workings of the federal government. Includes historical overviews and examinations of the day-to-day operations of each branch, as well as Constitutional duties and obligations of each branch, specifics related to eligibility, elections and appointments of key positions, changes since 1776, the future of each branch, and other topics. For student and general audiences.

Chemical Composition of Everyday Products, ed. , v.
Chemical Composition of Everyday Products, ed. , v.

Chemical Composition of Everyday Products, ed. , v.

Describes in general language the specific chemical composition of a range of consumer products while also highlighting such topics as the historical use of the product, physical functioning, and any associated environmental and/or human health related issues.

Chemical Compounds, ed. , v.
Chemical Compounds, ed. , v.

Chemical Compounds, ed. , v.

Offers information on the ways in which different chemical elements combine to form commonly-used chemical compounds, such as water, ammonia, and aspirin. Defines what a chemical compound actually is and the difference between organic and inorganic compounds, as well as providing definitions of acids, bases, salts, oxides, and coordination compounds. Features a general historical overview of major discoveries and the notable scientists who made them.

Chemical Elements, ed. 2, v.
Chemical Elements, ed. 2, v.

Chemical Elements, ed. 2, v.

Provides in-depth information on 112 known chemical elements, plus coverage of recently discovered elements 113 through 116 and 118.

Chernobyl, ed. , v.
Chernobyl, ed. , v.

Chernobyl, ed. , v.

Offers multiple perspectives on momentous events. This volume introduces and provides a brief overview of major factors that contributed to the nuclear power accident in the Russian city of Chernobyl.

Chicago, ed. , v.
Chicago, ed. , v.

Chicago, ed. , v.

Provides vital information about Chicago, as well as insider tips, from uncovering the city's most memorable sights to finding the best restaurants and hotels in each neighborhood.

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2013, v.
Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2013, v.

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2013, v.

Provides information on the prevalence, causes, and devastating consequences of this type of violence. Also covers the challenges that domestic violence and child abuse pose to the legal system.

Child Abuse, ed. , v.
Child Abuse, ed. , v.

Child Abuse, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding child abuse by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Child Abuse, ed. , v.
Child Abuse, ed. , v.

Child Abuse, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding child abuse and provides an overview of the topic.

Child Development, ed. , v.
Child Development, ed. , v.

Child Development, ed. , v.

Covers human development from conception through adolescence, summarizing the latest research on physical, cognitive, social and emotional development and behavior, including areas of law, medicine, psychiatry, and demography among others.

Child Labor, ed. , v.
Child Labor, ed. , v.

Child Labor, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of child labor from a variety of international perspectives.

Child Labor, ed. , v.
Child Labor, ed. , v.

Child Labor, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding child labor. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Childhood Obesity, ed. , v.
Childhood Obesity, ed. , v.

Childhood Obesity, ed. , v.

Covers symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, cures and medical advances for childhood obesity.

Childhood Obesity, ed. , v.
Childhood Obesity, ed. , v.

Childhood Obesity, ed. , v.

Explores the issue of childhood obesity covering its causes, health risks, prevention and treatment.

China, ed. , v.
China, ed. , v.

China, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding China by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Choosing a Career, ed. , v.
Choosing a Career, ed. , v.

Choosing a Career, ed. , v.

A compendium of opinion on career choice, including whether or not career planning is useful, whether raising compulsory high school attendance ages will reduce dropout rates, and whether college is for everyone.

Choosing a College, ed. , v.
Choosing a College, ed. , v.

Choosing a College, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding choosing a college. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, ed. , v.
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, ed. , v.

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, ed. , v.

Covers symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, cures and medical advances for chronic fatigue syndrome.

Cities of the United States, ed. 7, v.
Cities of the United States, ed. 7, v.

Cities of the United States, ed. 7, v.

Provides information on America's top cities--those fastest-growing, as well as those with a particular historical, political, industrial, and/or commercial significance. City-specific profiles organize pertinent facts, data, and figures related to demographic, economic, cultural, geographic, social, and recreational conditions.

Cities of the World, ed. 6, v.
Cities of the World, ed. 6, v.

Cities of the World, ed. 6, v.

A compilation of current information on cultural, geographic, and political conditions in 193 countries and their cities covering six continents, based on the Department of State's Post Reports. Maps and photos of many cities included.

Civil Liberties, ed. , v.
Civil Liberties, ed. , v.

Civil Liberties, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding civil liberties by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Civil Liberties, ed. , v.
Civil Liberties, ed. , v.

Civil Liberties, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of civil liberties from a variety of international perspectives.

Civil Liberties, ed. , v.
Civil Liberties, ed. , v.

Civil Liberties, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding civil liberties and provides an overview of the topic.

Class Conflict in Charles Dickens's A Tale of Two Cities, ed. , v.
Class Conflict in Charles Dickens's A Tale of Two Cities, ed. , v.

Class Conflict in Charles Dickens's A Tale of Two Cities, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of English-language novelist, Charles Dickens.

Class Conflict in Emily Brontë's Wuthering Heights, ed. , v.
Class Conflict in Emily Brontë's Wuthering Heights, ed. , v.

Class Conflict in Emily Brontë's Wuthering Heights, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of author, Emily Bronte.

Climate Change, ed. , v.
Climate Change, ed. , v.

Climate Change, ed. , v.

Provides model essays on a current controversial issue guiding students in writing a five-paragraph essay, including persuasive, descriptive, expository and cause-and-effect essays. Includes guided reading and discussion questions to help students understand the essays themselves and target persuasive techniques authors use to compose convincing arguments. This volume covers the issue of climate change.

Climate Change, ed. , v.
Climate Change, ed. , v.

Climate Change, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of climate change from a variety of international perspectives.

Climate Change, ed. , v.
Climate Change, ed. , v.

Climate Change, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding climate change. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Climate Change, ed. , v.
Climate Change, ed. , v.

Climate Change, ed. , v.

Offers coverage of the history, politics, and ethical debates related to climate change, including the impact of climate change on daily life, trade and commerce, travel, and the future of both industrialized and impoverished nations. Provides insights on leading social issues and spurs critical thinking about the impact of environmental issues on daily life and globalization.

Clinical Nutrition For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Clinical Nutrition For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Clinical Nutrition For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This guide explores the nutritional requirements at various life stages, from pediatric through geriatric. It features information on the importance of proper nutrition during pregnancy, and shares tips for modifying dietary intake and health behavior theory, along with properly communicating health information.

Cloning, ed. , v.
Cloning, ed. , v.

Cloning, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding cloning and provides an overview of the topic.

Coaching Baseball For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Coaching Baseball For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Coaching Baseball For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Guides readers through the rules of the game, explaining all the essential skills and the best ways to teach them to various age groups.

Coaching Basketball For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Coaching Basketball For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Coaching Basketball For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book teaches basketball coaches the rules and regulations of the game, how to develop a coaching philosophy, teach offensive and defensive strategies, run effective practices, address discipline problems, and encourage good sportsmanship.

Coaching Football For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Coaching Football For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Coaching Football For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Complete with tips for working with parents, keeping your players healthy, and leading your team effectively on game days, this guide teaches the reader how to to navigate their youth football team through a safe, fun, and rewarding season.

Coaching Junior Football Teams For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Coaching Junior Football Teams For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Coaching Junior Football Teams For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This guide explains football rules, demonstrates how to approach coaching and develop a coaching philosophy, and offers practical pointers on improving team skills and encouraging good sportsmanship.

Coaching Soccer For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Coaching Soccer For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Coaching Soccer For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book teaches novice soccer coaches the rules of soccer, how to develop a coaching strategy, teach soccer fundamentals, run practices, encourage good sportsmanship, and communicate effectively with parents.

Coaching Volleyball For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Coaching Volleyball For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Coaching Volleyball For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This hands-on guide to coaching youth volleyball provides the basics as well as expert advice on teaching key skills to different age groups, running safe and effective practices, helping struggling players, encouraging good sportsmanship, and leading the team with confidence during a match.

Codependency For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Codependency For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Codependency For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book describes the history, symptoms, causes, and relationship dynamics of codependency. Self-assessment questionnaires, exercises, practical advice, and daily reminders designed to increase self-esteem and promote recovery are also provided.

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, ed. , v.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, ed. , v.

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, ed. , v.

This text helps readers learn how to recognize negative thought patterns or obsessive behaviors, and then teaches how to employ various simple, yet effective techniques such as meditation, visualization, relaxation, and mindfulness to overcome them.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

Helps readers apply the principles of cognitive behavioral therapy in their everyday lives, such as spotting errors in thinking; tackling toxic thoughts; refocusing and retraining awareness; and finally, standing up to and becoming free of fear, depression, anger, and/or obsessions.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Workbook For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Workbook For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Workbook For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

Develops the ideas and concepts presented in the Second edition of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy For Dummies and provides exercises to put those ideas into practice.

Cold War Reference Library, ed. , v.
Cold War Reference Library, ed. , v.

Cold War Reference Library, ed. , v.

Covers the Cold War period between the Western powers and the Communist bloc from the end of World War II through 1989. Includes discussion of the historic causes of the tension and information on the lives and actions of major figures, such as Harry Truman, Winston Churchill, and Joseph Stalin.

College, ed. , v.
College, ed. , v.

College, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding higher education by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Colonial America Reference Library, ed. , v.
Colonial America Reference Library, ed. , v.

Colonial America Reference Library, ed. , v.

The Colonial America Reference Library provides students with the comprehensive information on the Colonial American period they need to write reports and class assignments including biographical profiles and primary source documents.

Colonialism in Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness, ed. , v.
Colonialism in Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness, ed. , v.

Colonialism in Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of author, Joseph Conrad.

Combating Student Plagiarism, ed. , v.
Combating Student Plagiarism, ed. , v.

Combating Student Plagiarism, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers to the current issues facing today’s academic reference and instruction librarians grappling with the growing problem of student plagiarism. It provides up-to-date overviews of student plagiarism, examples of ways in which librarians can educate students through proven instructional techniques, and questions librarians may encounter when incorporating current anti-plagiarism instruction into their instructional services.

Coming of Age in Sue Monk Kidd's The Secret Lives of Bees, ed. , v.
Coming of Age in Sue Monk Kidd's The Secret Lives of Bees, ed. , v.

Coming of Age in Sue Monk Kidd's The Secret Lives of Bees, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of writer, Sue Monk Kidd.

Common Core Standards For Parents For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Common Core Standards For Parents For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Common Core Standards For Parents For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book explains this new set of standards, what it means for students, and how parents can get their children prepared for the school year.

Company Profiles for Students, ed. , v.
Company Profiles for Students, ed. , v.

Company Profiles for Students, ed. , v.

Covers more than 400 prominent companies most studied by students. Entries follow a standard set of rubrics to facilitate comparison between companies. Also included are company logos, illustrations and ticker symbols, current market share, new products, and where to write for an annual report.

Competitive Intelligence For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Competitive Intelligence For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Competitive Intelligence For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book gets you up to speed on how to locate, collect, and process competitive intelligence and shows you how to carefully analyze competitive intelligence and disseminate it throughout your organization. it also illustrates how competitive intelligence can help you gain market share.

Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography, ed. , v.
Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography, ed. , v.

Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography, ed. , v.

Provides information on the history of science through articles on the professional lives of scientists. All periods of science from classical antiquity to modern times are represented.

Computer Sciences, ed. 2, v.
Computer Sciences, ed. 2, v.

Computer Sciences, ed. 2, v.

Reviews the history of computer science, discusses concepts, and profiles contributors in the field. Also explores the impact of computers on society, with examples in literature and film to illustrate and support trends. Includes illustrations, sidebars, bibliographies, filmographies, timelines, charts, and a glossary. For general audiences.

Computers For Seniors For Dummies®, ed. 3, v.
Computers For Seniors For Dummies®, ed. 3, v.

Computers For Seniors For Dummies®, ed. 3, v.

Starting with the basics and assuming no prior knowledge of computers, this text clearly explains how to use the keyboard and mouse, navigate the Windows 8 operating system, access the Internet, create documents, keep safe online, and more.

Concepts and Advances in Information Knowledge Management, ed. , v.
Concepts and Advances in Information Knowledge Management, ed. , v.

Concepts and Advances in Information Knowledge Management, ed. , v.

This book brings out emerging and current discussion from the sub-fields of information management. This title consists of sections on key aspects of information knowledge management and addresses knowledge management, library studies, archives and records management, and information systems.

Concise Major 21st Century Writers, ed. , v.
Concise Major 21st Century Writers, ed. , v.

Concise Major 21st Century Writers, ed. , v.

A comprehensive, five-volume set, Concise Major 21st-Century Writers profiles today’s most outstanding and widely known writers. Clearly written in an easy-to-use format, it collects detailed biographical and bibliographical information on approximately 700 authors who are most often studied in college and high school.

Confidence For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.
Confidence For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

Confidence For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

This book presents tools and techniques for overcoming insecurity and social inhibitions, and for learning how to think and behave with more confidence at work, socially, and love.

Constitutional Amendments, ed. 2, v.
Constitutional Amendments, ed. 2, v.

Constitutional Amendments, ed. 2, v.

Provides the history and social context of the amendment process, covering each of the 27 amendments. Significant issues, events, figures, movements and judicial/legislative actions in the history of each amendment are also covered chronologically.

Consumer Culture, ed. , v.
Consumer Culture, ed. , v.

Consumer Culture, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding consumer culture. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Contemporary American Religion, ed. , v.
Contemporary American Religion, ed. , v.

Contemporary American Religion, ed. , v.

Explores contemporary American religion in all its diversity. In addition to profiling religious groups, from the modern forms of Catholicism and Judaism to cults such as Heaven's Gate and the Branch Davidians, the set includes articles on cultural, social, and legal issues, as well as holidays and celebrations, the arts, and other topics. 2 volumes. For general and academic audiences.

Contemporary Black Biography, ed. , v. 42
Contemporary Black Biography, ed. , v. 42

Contemporary Black Biography, ed. , v. 42

Provides biographical profiles of the important and influential persons of African American and/or black heritage. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields, including architecture, art, business, dance, education, fashion, film, industry, journalism, law, literature, medicine, music, politics and government, publishing, religion, science and technology, social issues, sports, television, theater, and others.

Contemporary Fashion, ed. 2, v.
Contemporary Fashion, ed. 2, v.

Contemporary Fashion, ed. 2, v.

Provides biographical and critical coverage of primarily U.S. designers, milliners, footwear designers, fashion companies and textile houses. Entries include a biographical summary; primary and secondary bibliography that includes articles and exhibition catalogs; and a signed, critical essay written by an expert in the field as well as photographs.

Contemporary Hispanic Biography, ed. , v. 1
Contemporary Hispanic Biography, ed. , v. 1

Contemporary Hispanic Biography, ed. , v. 1

Provides informative biographical profiles of the important and influential persons of Latino heritage who form the international Hispanic community. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields, including art, music and literature to science, politics and business.

Contemporary Musicians, ed. , v. 45
Contemporary Musicians, ed. , v. 45

Contemporary Musicians, ed. , v. 45

Provides biographical information on important figures in today's musical arena, covering artists working in all genres of modern music, including rock, jazz, pop, rap, rhythm and blues, folk, New Age, country, gospel and reggae.

Contemporary Novelists, ed. 7, v.
Contemporary Novelists, ed. 7, v.

Contemporary Novelists, ed. 7, v.

Concise discussions of the lives and principal works of contemporary novelists, written by subject experts.

Contemporary Poets, ed. 7, v.
Contemporary Poets, ed. 7, v.

Contemporary Poets, ed. 7, v.

Concise discussions of the lives and principal works of poets from around the world, written by subject experts.

Contemporary Theatre, Film and Television, ed. , v. 53
Contemporary Theatre, Film and Television, ed. , v. 53

Contemporary Theatre, Film and Television, ed. , v. 53

Biographical and career information on people currently working in the entertainment industry. For general and trade audiences.

Content Licensing, ed. , v.
Content Licensing, ed. , v.

Content Licensing, ed. , v.

This book is a guide to providing content for dissemination electronically, examining the licensing process from a number of perspectives. It outlines a step-by-step introduction to the why, how, and frequently asked questions of digital content and how to license it. In addition, it examines the context in which licensing takes place, providing practical tips on cost-effective licensing and guidance on how to ensure the most effective use is made of electronic resources.

Cooking with Quinoa For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Cooking with Quinoa For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Cooking with Quinoa For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Offers over 140 gluten-free recipes for incorporating quinoa into breakfasts, lunches, snacks, dinners, and desserts, and explains the health benefits and disease-fighting power of this superfood.

Copenhagen, ed. , v.
Copenhagen, ed. , v.

Copenhagen, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Copenhagen; describes the architecture, the culture and history, and recommends hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Copenhagen, ed. , v.
Copenhagen, ed. , v.

Copenhagen, ed. , v.

This guide features brand new itineraries and a "Best of Copenhagen" section that highlights some of the city's most notable spots. It also includes detailed listings to guide you from Tivoli Gardens theme park and the “free city” of Christiania to the city’s designer shops and Nordic-cuisine restaurants.

Coping with Continuous Change in the Business Environment, ed. , v.
Coping with Continuous Change in the Business Environment, ed. , v.

Coping with Continuous Change in the Business Environment, ed. , v.

This book investigates the concepts and elements, the drivers, and challenges involved in knowledge management, and concentrates on the technical issues and challenges. It proposes a new technology framework for knowledge management to position and relate the different knowledge management technologies as well as the two key applications of knowledge management, namely knowledge portals and knowledge discovery (including text mining).

Corporate Disasters, ed. , v.
Corporate Disasters, ed. , v.

Corporate Disasters, ed. , v.

Profiles the biggest corporate mistakes or misdeeds throughout history, covering the people, the times, the decisions made.

Costa Rica, ed. , v.
Costa Rica, ed. , v.

Costa Rica, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Costa Rica; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Counselling Skills For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Counselling Skills For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Counselling Skills For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book provides an introduction to the practical basics of counseling. Starting with a thorough guide to the qualities, knowledge and skills needed to become a ‘listening helper’, the book goes on to provide a framework for a counseling session, helping to successfully manage a potentially daunting process.

Counterterrorism and Cybersecurity, ed. , v.
Counterterrorism and Cybersecurity, ed. , v.

Counterterrorism and Cybersecurity, ed. , v.

The book offers practical advice for businesses, governments, and individuals to better secure the world and protect cyberspace. It also provides provides a broad survey of the United States' counterterrorism history, the use of artificial intelligence in data mining, social media and privacy, cyber attacks and prevention, and longstanding issues of war and peace.

Countries and Their Cultures, ed. , v.
Countries and Their Cultures, ed. , v.

Countries and Their Cultures, ed. , v.

Presents the cultural similarities within a country that set it apart from others by examining over 200 countries to document the myriad ways in which culture defines and separates the nations of the world as much as geographical borders do. Surveys each country's shared values, behaviors and cultural variations from foods and rituals to pastimes and arts, using a standard entry format for easy comparison. Provides illustrations, photographs and maps. 4 volumes.

Countries of the World and Their Leaders Yearbook, ed. , v.
Countries of the World and Their Leaders Yearbook, ed. , v.

Countries of the World and Their Leaders Yearbook, ed. , v.

Covering nearly 200 countries, this yearbook is filled with background notes reports from the U.S. Department of State. Entries typically cover geography, history, government and political conditions, economy, and state of relations with the United States.

Creating Digital Collections, ed. , v.
Creating Digital Collections, ed. , v.

Creating Digital Collections, ed. , v.

Libraries recognize the importance of digitizing archival material to improve access to and preservation of their special collections. This book provides a step-by-step guide for creating digital collections, including examples and practical tips that have never been published before.

Creating a Business Plan For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Creating a Business Plan For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Creating a Business Plan For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Covers the fundamentals of designing a business plan, including assessing the feasibility of the business idea and developing marketing plans, budgets, sales projections, financial forecasts, and more.

Creating and Maintaining an Information Literacy Instruction Program in the Twenty-First Century, ed. , v.
Creating and Maintaining an Information Literacy Instruction Program in the Twenty-First Century, ed. , v.

Creating and Maintaining an Information Literacy Instruction Program in the Twenty-First Century, ed. , v.

Provides readers with a real-world, practical guide for creating an information literacy instruction program step-by-step, as well as a framework for reviewing, assessing, and updating existing programs.

Creative Thinking For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Creative Thinking For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Creative Thinking For Dummies®, ed. , v.

A practical, hands-on guide packed with techniques and examples of different ways to think creatively. It covers a range of techniques, including brainstorming, lateral thinking, mind mapping, synectics, drawing and doodling your way to great ideas, meditation and visualization, word and language games, and divergent thinking.

Creative Visualization For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Creative Visualization For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Creative Visualization For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This guide employs the tool known as "creative visualization" to help the reader lead a more self-fulfilling life. This includes pinpointing goals, becoming more assertive and self-confident, and increasing energy levels and creativity.

Creative Writing, ed. , v.
Creative Writing, ed. , v.

Creative Writing, ed. , v.

Helps readers master the basics of crafting compelling fiction and nonfiction stories. Various genres, including novels, short stories, plays and screenplays, poetry, book-length and article-length narrative nonfiction, memoirs, and more are covered. Content includes the fundamental elements, such as plot, character, point-of-view, setting, dialogue, style, and theme.

Crete, ed. , v.
Crete, ed. , v.

Crete, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Crete; describes the architecture, the culture and history, and recommends hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Crime and Punishment in America Reference Library, ed. , v.
Crime and Punishment in America Reference Library, ed. , v.

Crime and Punishment in America Reference Library, ed. , v.

Covering the evolution of the American criminal justice system throughout history, Crime and Punishment in America Reference Library explores everything from juvenile justice to organized crime.

Crime and Punishment: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.
Crime and Punishment: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

Crime and Punishment: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

A focus on leading social issues of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. Each title contains approximately 175 full or excerpted documents---speeches, legislation, magazine and newspaper articles, essays, memoirs, letters, interviews, novels, songs, and works of art---as well as overview information that places each document in context.

Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2013, v.
Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2013, v.

Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding crime, prisons, and jails.

Critical Conversations For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Critical Conversations For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Critical Conversations For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Prepares readers for the variety of crucial conversations that can arise in the workforce. Among the topics covered are assertive communication; resolving missed deadlines; maintaining morale when firing staff; managing staff relations; understanding audience needs and motivations; altering language from confrontational to cooperative; and building relationships in the face of conflict.

Crohn’s & Colitis For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Crohn’s & Colitis For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Crohn’s & Colitis For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book covers Crohn's disease and colitis, often debilitating gastrointestinal diseases that can have a severe impact on the overall health of those who suffer from them. It offers expert advice and guidance on controlling these diseases with diet and outlines the treatment options of medicines and surgery, including the various risks and benefits of each.

Crowdfund Investing For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Crowdfund Investing For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Crowdfund Investing For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This guide walks the reader through crowdfund investing (CFI), explaining how and why it developed and what the 2012 JOBS says about CFI. Readers will discover how much funding they can realistically raise through CFI; how to plan and launch a CFI campaign; how to manage the crowd after a campaign is successful; and how to work within the SEC’s regulations at every stage.

Cuba, ed. , v.
Cuba, ed. , v.

Cuba, ed. , v.

Presents the major forces that have shaped the country both historically and culturally, offering a close look at themes emblematic to the nation's history. Features articles on works of art and nonfiction, political documents, speeches, testimonies, flashpoint events and places of cultural significance.

Cuba, ed. , v.
Cuba, ed. , v.

Cuba, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Cuba; recommends the 10 best restaurants, nightlife, entertainment, hotels, and local attractions.

Cults, ed. , v.
Cults, ed. , v.

Cults, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding cults. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Cultural Change and Leadership in Organizations, ed. , v.
Cultural Change and Leadership in Organizations, ed. , v.

Cultural Change and Leadership in Organizations, ed. , v.

This book outlines the conditions and factors necessary for an organization’s positive strategic and cultural transformation. It explores the relationship between culture and leadership, and details ways to effectively combine and organize diverse approaches for strategic and cultural change within organizations.

Custody and Divorce, ed. , v.
Custody and Divorce, ed. , v.

Custody and Divorce, ed. , v.

Examines a broad range of perceived or actual legal rights and freedoms that impact the lives of young American teens. This volume focuses on child custody, child support issues that arise when the parents of a teen divorce.

Cyber Security, ed. , v.
Cyber Security, ed. , v.

Cyber Security, ed. , v.

This book covers state-of-the-art documentation on the deterrence power of cyber attacks and argues that nations are entering a new cyber arms race. It also provides a technical analysis of possible cyber attacks towards critical infrastructures in the chemical industry and chemical safety industry. The authors propose modern analyses and a holistic approach to resilience and security of Industrial Control Systems.

Cyber Warfare, ed. , v.
Cyber Warfare, ed. , v.

Cyber Warfare, ed. , v.

This book provides an up-to-date, accessible guide to the growing threats in cyberspace that affects everyone from private individuals to businesses to national governments.

Cyberbullying, ed. , v.
Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding cyberbullying, bullying through the Internet, by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Cyberbullying, ed. , v.
Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding cyberbullying. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Cybercrime, ed. , v.
Cybercrime, ed. , v.

Cybercrime, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of cybercrime from a variety of international perspectives.

Cybercrime, ed. , v.
Cybercrime, ed. , v.

Cybercrime, ed. , v.

Explores the world of computer forensics. Offers crime technology statistics from computer viruses and e-mail spam to identity theft, sexual harassment, and hate crimes. Includes explanations of scientific and legal processes.

D-Day, ed. , v.
D-Day, ed. , v.

D-Day, ed. , v.

Offers multiple perspectives on momentous events. This volume introduces the never-to-be-forgotten event called D-Day, the June 6, 1944, Allied Invasion of Normandy, France, that took place before World War II ended in 1945.

Date Rape, ed. , v.
Date Rape, ed. , v.

Date Rape, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding date rape. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Date Rape, ed. , v.
Date Rape, ed. , v.

Date Rape, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding date rape. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Dating After 50 For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Dating After 50 For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Dating After 50 For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Covers the gamut of topics for those dating after 50: the physical and emotional benefits of sex and relationships as we age; dating confidence boosters; dating site options (and signing up for the first trial); safety concerns when dating; fun and different dating ideas; how to introduce a new partner to one's children; and much more.

Dating For Dummies®, ed. 3, v.
Dating For Dummies®, ed. 3, v.

Dating For Dummies®, ed. 3, v.

This book provides readers with information on how to start a new dating relationship, and offers safe tips and advice on how to use social media sites and networks like Facebook and Twitter to meet new people. Tips about dealing with money matters and dating diversity are also included.

Dating, ed. , v.
Dating, ed. , v.

Dating, ed. , v.

Presents differing views on the various social aspects of dating. Examines the enormous debate over whether the emergence of hookup culture is positive or negative, whether it hurts girls or empowers them, and whether it dangerously erodes the fabric of society or is the natural outcome of a society inching closer to gender equality.

Deafness and Hearing Impairment, ed. , v.
Deafness and Hearing Impairment, ed. , v.

Deafness and Hearing Impairment, ed. , v.

Covers symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, cures and medical advances for deafness and hearing impairments.

Death Penalty, ed. , v.
Death Penalty, ed. , v.

Death Penalty, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding the death penalty and provides an overview of the topic.

Death and Dying, ed. , v.
Death and Dying, ed. , v.

Death and Dying, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of death and dying from a variety of international perspectives.

Death and Dying, ed. 2012, v.
Death and Dying, ed. 2012, v.

Death and Dying, ed. 2012, v.

Examines how Americans deal with death, with a particular focus on the highly charged political and moral issues of living wills, life-sustaining treatments, end-of-life care funding, and physician assisted suicide.

Debt, ed. , v.
Debt, ed. , v.

Debt, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding debt by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Dementia, ed. , v.
Dementia, ed. , v.

Dementia, ed. , v.

Covers symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, cures and medical advances for dementia.

Dementia, ed. , v.
Dementia, ed. , v.

Dementia, ed. , v.

Explores dementia in detail, covering its symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, and medical advances.

Democracy in the Poetry of Walt Whitman, ed. , v.
Democracy in the Poetry of Walt Whitman, ed. , v.

Democracy in the Poetry of Walt Whitman, ed. , v.

Provides an in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of American poet, Walt Whitman.

Democracy, ed. , v.
Democracy, ed. , v.

Democracy, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of democracy from a variety of international perspectives.

Demystifying the Institutional Repository for Success, ed. , v.
Demystifying the Institutional Repository for Success, ed. , v.

Demystifying the Institutional Repository for Success, ed. , v.

This book acts as a guide to creating and sustaining an institutional repository through marketing, partnering, and understanding the academic needs of all stakeholders on campus, covering traditional scholarly communication and open access publishing; what the successful institutional repository looks like; building internal and external campus institutional repository relationships; the impact and value of institutional repositories; and open access opportunities.

Depression in Sylvia Plath's The Bell Jar, ed. , v.
Depression in Sylvia Plath's The Bell Jar, ed. , v.

Depression in Sylvia Plath's The Bell Jar, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of poet, Sylvia Plath.

Developing Open Access Journals, ed. , v.
Developing Open Access Journals, ed. , v.

Developing Open Access Journals, ed. , v.

This book provides a practical guide to developing and maintaining an electronic open access peer-reviewed scholarly journal. Creating such journals, particularly if it is done well, requires a great deal of specialized knowledge that spans library science, web development, intellectual property rights and publishing, as well as well issues that are unique to the activity itself.

Development of the Industrial U.S. Reference Library, ed. , v.
Development of the Industrial U.S. Reference Library, ed. , v.

Development of the Industrial U.S. Reference Library, ed. , v.

In the second half of the 19th century, America transformed itself into an industrial power, ready to assume a dominant position on the world scene in the 20th century. The development of industrialization and the consumer society brought about opportunities for many Americans as part of an ever-growing middle class, but also resulted in environmental and social degradation that we continue to deal with at the present time.

Devon and Cornwall, ed. , v.
Devon and Cornwall, ed. , v.

Devon and Cornwall, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Devon and Cornwall; recommends the 10 best restaurants, bars, hotels, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Diabetes For Dummies®, ed. 4, v.
Diabetes For Dummies®, ed. 4, v.

Diabetes For Dummies®, ed. 4, v.

Provides reassuring, authoritative guidance on putting together a state-of-the-art treatment program to treat diabetes successfully. Includes advances in monitoring glucose, the latest medications, and how to develop a diet and exercise plan to stay healthy.

Diabetes, ed. , v.
Diabetes, ed. , v.

Diabetes, ed. , v.

Explores diabetes in detail, covering causes, diagnosis, treatment, and current medical research.

Diaries and Travel Journals of Ernest Satow: V1 (1861–1872), ed. , v. 1
Diaries and Travel Journals of Ernest Satow: V1 (1861–1872), ed. , v. 1

Diaries and Travel Journals of Ernest Satow: V1 (1861–1872), ed. , v. 1

Sir Ernest Mason Satow (1843–1929) was a legendary British diplomat, a key figure in East Asia and Anglo–Japanese/Chinese relations, particularly in Bakumatsu (1853–1867) and Meiji Era (1868–1912) Japan, and in China after the Boxer Rebellion (1900–1906). He also served in Siam (present-day Thailand), Uruguay and Morocco, and represented Britain at the Second Hague Peace Conference in 1907. This transcribed and annotated collection consists of Satow’s diaries and travel journals, which covers a period of over sixty-five years (1861 to 1926). This volume covers Satow’s experience

Dictionary of American History, ed. 3, v.
Dictionary of American History, ed. 3, v.

Dictionary of American History, ed. 3, v.

The first comprehensive revision of this classic reference source, originally published in 1940, features updated and revised entries from previous editions, as well as more than 800 new entries covering recent events and topics not covered previously. This authoritative work serves students, scholars, and general readers interested in a wide range of topics in American history, from the well studied and familiar to the obscure.

Dictionary of Women Worldwide: 25,000 Women Through the Ages, ed. , v.
Dictionary of Women Worldwide: 25,000 Women Through the Ages, ed. , v.

Dictionary of Women Worldwide: 25,000 Women Through the Ages, ed. , v.

This dictionary contains more than 20,000 brief biographical entries on women, including thousands of entries on non-U.S. figures.

Dictionary of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, ed. , v.
Dictionary of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, ed. , v.

Dictionary of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, ed. , v.

Covers the history of the Arab-Israeli conflict from the birth of Zionism at the end of the 19th century. Covers five Arab-Israeli wars, and provides biographies of political personnel in Syria, Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, Jordan, and the occupied territories. The Dictionary provides clear definitions and comprehensive explanations of the history, geography, religion, and demographics of the area. 2 volumes.

Dieting, ed. , v.
Dieting, ed. , v.

Dieting, ed. , v.

Articles explore the risks and behaviours associated with dieting.

Digital Asset Ecosystems, ed. , v.
Digital Asset Ecosystems, ed. , v.

Digital Asset Ecosystems, ed. , v.

This book reflects on the state of digital asset management and what the emerging ‘web of things’ could mean for managing, using and publishing digital assets. It introduces the emerging ecosystems of digital assets, examines digital asset management in a networked environment, and covers media ecosystems.

Digital Photography For Dummies®, ed. 7, v.
Digital Photography For Dummies®, ed. 7, v.

Digital Photography For Dummies®, ed. 7, v.

This book covers all aspects of digital photography. It helps you assess your current digital photography needs, determine the best gear and products to suit your style, and learn how to combine the newest digital innovations with tried-and-true photography techniques.

Digital Photography, ed. , v.
Digital Photography, ed. , v.

Digital Photography, ed. , v.

This introductory guide to digital photography explains the essential technical basics of every camera and lens. Illustrated step-by-step instructions teach you how to take pictures like the professionals.

Digital Photography, ed. 4, v.
Digital Photography, ed. 4, v.

Digital Photography, ed. 4, v.

Updated with the latest techniques and newest equipment, this guide aims to provide beginning camera enthusiasts and photography students with the the latest developments in the field. Screen shots have been updated from OS9 to OS10, and new photos and information illuminate everything the reader needs to know to take stunning digital shots.

Digital Wedding Photography For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Digital Wedding Photography For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Digital Wedding Photography For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This reference provides expert advice on becoming a successful wedding photographer, whether it is a hobby or business. It includes guidance on selecting the right equipment, building a client list, and developing the skills and techniques needed to create stunning and memorable images.

Disabilities Affecting Learning, ed. , v.
Disabilities Affecting Learning, ed. , v.

Disabilities Affecting Learning, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding vocabulary and reading comprehension by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Disabilities, ed. , v.
Disabilities, ed. , v.

Disabilities, ed. , v.

Examines a broad range of perceived or actual legal rights and freedoms that impact the lives of young American teens. This volume focuses on the history of disability rights for children and teens.

Disaster Relief, ed. , v.
Disaster Relief, ed. , v.

Disaster Relief, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding disaster relief. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Disasters, ed. , v.
Disasters, ed. , v.

Disasters, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of disaster relief and natural disasters from a variety of international perspectives.

Discipline and Punishment, ed. , v.
Discipline and Punishment, ed. , v.

Discipline and Punishment, ed. , v.

Examines a broad range of perceived or actual legal rights and freedoms that impact the lives of young American teens. This volume focuses on how discipline and punishment at school has evolved.

Discipline with Dignity, ed. 3, v.
Discipline with Dignity, ed. 3, v.

Discipline with Dignity, ed. 3, v.

Offers practical solutions that focus on relationship building, curriculum relevance, and academic success. Emphasizes the prevention of problems by helping students to understand each other, work well together, and develop responsibility for their own actions. Also includes intervention strategies for handling common and severe problems in dignified ways.

Discrimination, ed. , v.
Discrimination, ed. , v.

Discrimination, ed. , v.

Provides model essays on a current controversial issue guiding students in writing a five-paragraph essay, including persuasive, descriptive, expository and cause-and-effect essays. Includes guided reading and discussion questions to help students understand the essays themselves and target persuasive techniques authors use to compose convincing arguments. This volume covers the issue of discrimination.

Discrimination, ed. , v.
Discrimination, ed. , v.

Discrimination, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding discrimination. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Discrimination, ed. , v.
Discrimination, ed. , v.

Discrimination, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of discrimination from a variety of international perspectives.

Discrimination, ed. , v.
Discrimination, ed. , v.

Discrimination, ed. , v.

Examines a broad range of perceived or actual legal rights and freedoms that impact the lives of young American teens. This volume focuses on the history of civil rights and discrimination based on race, gender, and sexual orientation.

Dissociative Disorders, ed. , v.
Dissociative Disorders, ed. , v.

Dissociative Disorders, ed. , v.

Covers symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, cures and medical advances for dissociative disorders which are generally associated with post-traumatic stress or past abuse.

Divorce For Dummies®, ed. 3, v.
Divorce For Dummies®, ed. 3, v.

Divorce For Dummies®, ed. 3, v.

This book covers changes in collaborative divorces, common law marriages, same sex marriages, visitation, and even custody laws (from children to pets).

Divorce, ed. , v.
Divorce, ed. , v.

Divorce, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding divorce by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Dog Training, ed. , v.
Dog Training, ed. , v.

Dog Training, ed. , v.

Provides clear and easy-to-follow basic training tips Covers housetraining and learning the foundations of good behavior: come, sit, down, stay, leave it, walking on a leash, and more.

Downloading Music, ed. , v.
Downloading Music, ed. , v.

Downloading Music, ed. , v.

Takes a critical look at downloading music, who it impacts, and how. Includes a list of organizations to contact for further information.

Drama for Students, ed. , v. 17
Drama for Students, ed. , v. 17

Drama for Students, ed. , v. 17

Provides critical overviews of the most-studied plays of all time periods, nations, and cultures. Includes discussions of themes, characters, critical reception, dramatic devices and traditions as well as cultural and historical context.

Drawing Manga, ed. , v.
Drawing Manga, ed. , v.

Drawing Manga, ed. , v.

This book provides step-by-step directions on everything you need to know to create your own incredible-looking Manga characters.

Drawing, ed. , v.
Drawing, ed. , v.

Drawing, ed. , v.

This book provides a step-by-step, project-based approach to learning the fundamentals of drawing and uses color to show the progression of strokes and techniques for completing 50 fun drawing projects from scratch.

Dream Dictionary For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Dream Dictionary For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Dream Dictionary For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Offers insights, techniques, and tips, including an A-to-Z list of dream symbols and their meanings, to help readers make sense of their dreams and harness them to increase creativity, solve problems, find life purpose, and obtain accurate personal guidance.

Dress Codes in Schools, ed. , v.
Dress Codes in Schools, ed. , v.

Dress Codes in Schools, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding dress codes in schools. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Dress, ed. , v.
Dress, ed. , v.

Dress, ed. , v.

Examines a broad range of perceived or actual legal rights and freedoms that impact the lives of young American teens. This volume focuses on school dress code and the freedom of expression.

Dropping Out of School, ed. , v.
Dropping Out of School, ed. , v.

Dropping Out of School, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding school dropouts. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Drug Abuse, ed. , v.
Drug Abuse, ed. , v.

Drug Abuse, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding drug abuse by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Drug Abuse, ed. , v.
Drug Abuse, ed. , v.

Drug Abuse, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding teenage drug abuse. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Drug Abuse, ed. , v.
Drug Abuse, ed. , v.

Drug Abuse, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding drug abuse and provides an overview of the topic.

Drug Legalization, ed. , v.
Drug Legalization, ed. , v.

Drug Legalization, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding drug legalization by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Drugs, ed. , v.
Drugs, ed. , v.

Drugs, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of drugs from a variety of international perspectives.

Drugs, ed. , v.
Drugs, ed. , v.

Drugs, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding drugs. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Drunk Driving, ed. , v.
Drunk Driving, ed. , v.

Drunk Driving, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding drunk driving. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Dubai & Abu Dhabi, ed. , v.
Dubai & Abu Dhabi, ed. , v.

Dubai & Abu Dhabi, ed. , v.

Includes numerous top 10 lists - from where to find the bargains in souks and malls, to the best natural beauty spots, spas, and golf courses. Provides insider knowledge for visitors. Also includes a list of the top 10 things to avoid.

Dubai, ed. , v.
Dubai, ed. , v.

Dubai, ed. , v.

A travel guide for visitors on a short break or travelers who want quick information. Focuses on cities, islands and resort regions. This volume covers Dubai.

Dublin, ed. , v.
Dublin, ed. , v.

Dublin, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Dublin; describes the architecture, the culture and history, and recommends hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Dublin, ed. 2, v.
Dublin, ed. 2, v.

Dublin, ed. 2, v.

A travel guide for visitors on a short break or travelers who want quick information. Focuses on cities, islands and resort regions. This volume covers Dublin.

Early Civilizations in the Americas Reference Library, ed. , v.
Early Civilizations in the Americas Reference Library, ed. , v.

Early Civilizations in the Americas Reference Library, ed. , v.

This reference library provides a comprehensive overview of the history of the regions of the American continents in which two of the world's first civilizations developed: Mesoamerica (the name for the lands in which ancient civilizations arose in Central America and Mexico) and the Andes Mountains region of South America (in present-day Peru and parts of Bolivia, northern Argentina, and Ecuador).

East Pakistan, ed. , v.
East Pakistan, ed. , v.

East Pakistan, ed. , v.

Examines the genocide and persecution of the Pakistani people.

Eating Disorders, ed. , v.
Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of eating disorders from a variety of international perspectives.

Econometrics For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Econometrics For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Econometrics For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Provides an easy-to-follow introduction to the techniques and applications of econometrics.

Economics, ed. , v.
Economics, ed. , v.

Economics, ed. , v.

A beginner's guide to economics, this book covers both microeconomics and macroeconomics. It explores topics including market efficiency; government regulation and intervention; unemployment and inflation; fiscal and monetary policy; social safety net; and more.

Edinburgh, ed. 2, v.
Edinburgh, ed. 2, v.

Edinburgh, ed. 2, v.

A travel guide for visitors on a short break or travelers who want quick information. Focuses on cities, islands and resort regions. This volume covers Edinburgh.

Education, ed. , v.
Education, ed. , v.

Education, ed. , v.

Examines a broad range of perceived or actual legal rights and freedoms that impact the lives of young American teens. This volumes focus is on education.

Education, ed. , v.
Education, ed. , v.

Education, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of education from a variety of international perspectives.

Education, ed. 2012, v.
Education, ed. 2012, v.

Education, ed. 2012, v.

Areas covered include an overview of American education; primary, elementary, and secondary schools; public versus private schooling; special education; education of gifted children; testing and achievement of students; national education goals; and "at-risk" students. Discusses colleges and universities; issues such as home schooling, school choice, and vouchers; trends in teacher supply and demand; and public opinions about education.

Educational Technology for the Global Village, ed. , v.
Educational Technology for the Global Village, ed. , v.

Educational Technology for the Global Village, ed. , v.

This book presents projects that are innovating with technology to improve education around the world. It describes how students and institutions can reuse obsolete technology in places where it will be new, and the impacts of such efforts on communities abroad.

El Salvador and Guatemala, ed. , v.
El Salvador and Guatemala, ed. , v.

El Salvador and Guatemala, ed. , v.

Examines the genocide and political persecution against the people of El Salvador and Guatemala.

Electronic America, ed. 2013, v.
Electronic America, ed. 2013, v.

Electronic America, ed. 2013, v.

Discusses how the United States has been affected by the rapid development and adoption of new electronic devices, programs, and other technologies.

Electronic Devices in Schools, ed. , v.
Electronic Devices in Schools, ed. , v.

Electronic Devices in Schools, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding electronic devices in schools. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Electronic Devices in Schools, ed. , v.
Electronic Devices in Schools, ed. , v.

Electronic Devices in Schools, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding electronic devices in schools. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Electronic Devices, ed. , v.
Electronic Devices, ed. , v.

Electronic Devices, ed. , v.

Examines a broad range of perceived or actual legal rights and freedoms that impact the lives of young American teens. This volume focuses on the Internet and cell phone communication.

Elizabethan World Reference Library, ed. , v.
Elizabethan World Reference Library, ed. , v.

Elizabethan World Reference Library, ed. , v.

Provides background and information on the culture and history of the Elizabethan period, biographies of significant men and women of the time, and primary sources that represent some of the most significant and studied documents of the era.

Emotional Freedom Technique For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Emotional Freedom Technique For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Emotional Freedom Technique For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Introduces readers to the theories and methods behind Emotional Freedom Technique and shows them how to use it to reduce the physical and emotional impact of a wide range of issues, including depression, fears, phobias, anger, addictions, sleeplessness and pain.

Emotional Healing For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Emotional Healing For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Emotional Healing For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Explains how and why emotions can leave a physical scar, and discusses various life factors and influences that can lead to emotional stress. Offers a toolkit of strategies for healing emotional traumas, and a practical, hands-on approach for taking care of one's health.

Emotional Intelligence For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Emotional Intelligence For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Emotional Intelligence For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Provides practical exercises for developing emotional awareness in order to better manage emotions, become more empathetic, thrive at work, build and sustain meaningful relationships, and more.

Encyclopaedia Judaica, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopaedia Judaica, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopaedia Judaica, ed. 2, v.

Provides an exhaustive and organized overview of Jewish life and knowledge from the Second Temple period to the contemporary State of Israel, from Rabbinic to modern Yiddish literature, from Kabbalah to "Americana" and from Zionism to the contribution of Jews to world cultures, Encyclopaedia Judaica, 2nd edition is important to scholars, general readers and students.

Encyclopedia of African-American Culture and History, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of African-American Culture and History, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of African-American Culture and History, ed. 2, v.

A five-volume set and supplement covering all aspects of the African-American experience from 1619 to the present day. Using biographies, historical essays, and thematic pieces, many written by foremost scholars, it addresses a wide array of subjects in over 2,300 articles to define in one source the cultural roots, participation in American life, and current condition of the African-American community.

Encyclopedia of Aging, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Aging, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Aging, ed. , v.

Encompasses all aspects of aging, covering a variety of disciplines including biology, medicine, economics, law psychology, sociology and history, and also explores related issues such as religion, spirituality, and ethics. Also provides a topical outline, primary source documents, addresses, and Web sites. 4 volumes.

Encyclopedia of American Foreign Policy, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of American Foreign Policy, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of American Foreign Policy, ed. 2, v.

Essays by subject experts treat concepts and doctrines, policymaking, commerce and science, human rights and arms control, with specific articles on topics ranging from anti-imperialism to environmental diplomacy, from refugee policies to terrorism and countermeasures. Also includes a chronology.

Encyclopedia of American Industries, ed. 6, v.
Encyclopedia of American Industries, ed. 6, v.

Encyclopedia of American Industries, ed. 6, v.

A three-volume business reference that provides detailed, comprehensive information on a wide range of industries in every realm of American business. The work consists of more than 1,000 detailed profiles of the manufacturing and service industries.

Encyclopedia of Bioethics, ed. 3, v.
Encyclopedia of Bioethics, ed. 3, v.

Encyclopedia of Bioethics, ed. 3, v.

Covering a wealth of topics on the ethics of health professions, animal research, population control and the environment, this title helps researchers to consider the impact of new scientific knowledge and its potential to harm or benefit present and future generations.

Encyclopedia of Buddhism, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Buddhism, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Buddhism, ed. , v.

This encyclopedia describes the Buddhist world view, basic teachings and practices of Buddhism, as well as its different schools and sects. In addition to containing entries on Buddhist scriptures, art, architecture, divinities, monastic orders, festivals, rites and ceremonies, this 2-vol. set explores the history of Buddhism, the different forms it has taken in different parts of the world, and how Buddhism has blended with other religions.

Encyclopedia of Business and Finance, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of Business and Finance, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of Business and Finance, ed. 2, v.

Designed for the nonspecialist, the Encyclopedia of Business and Finance is a 2-vol. complete reference covering five general areas: finance and banking; accounting; marketing; management; and information systems. Drawing on practical professional expertise as well as that of noted scholars, the contributors include executives, government administrators and scholars from leading business programs from around the United States.

Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood: In History and Society, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood: In History and Society, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood: In History and Society, ed. , v.

This 3-vol. set presents the social and cultural history of childhood from antiquity to the present. Children and Childhood examines this history through articles on education, parenting, child labor, economics, images of childhood, children's literature, play, toys and games, health, physiology, law, the criminal justice system and social welfare.

Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.

A survey of clothing, costume and fashion. Coverage includes the origins of clothing and body adornment, the development of fabrics and technologies, and the social meanings of dress, as well as representative costumes from a wide range of historical eras. For students and researchers at the high-school level or higher.

Encyclopedia of Communication and Information, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Communication and Information, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Communication and Information, ed. , v.

Provides a comprehensive overview of universal modes of communication, the media used to communicate, theories of communication and their implications, careers in communications and information, and biographies of notable figures in the field. Organized for the general reader and designed to complement social studies, communications, and information systems curricula.

Encyclopedia of Crime and Justice, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of Crime and Justice, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of Crime and Justice, ed. 2, v.

An interdisciplinary source that addresses not only law but also sociology, psychology, history and economics. Entries vary widely from abortion to rape and from family violence to wiretapping, offering a mirror of issues dominating today's headlines. This edition is a complete update and revision of the previous edition that includes new essays on topics such as stalking, hate crimes, and HIV.

Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol & Addictive Behavior, ed. 3, v.
Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol & Addictive Behavior, ed. 3, v.

Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol & Addictive Behavior, ed. 3, v.

Explores the social, medical, legal and political issues related to drugs and alcohol and associated behaviors. Includes emerging topics and developments in the many fields of addiction studies.

Encyclopedia of Education, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of Education, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of Education, ed. 2, v.

Offers a complete view of the institutions, people, processes, roles, and philosophies in educational practice in the United States and throughout the world. Features biographies of influential educators; profiles of historic colleges and universities and of organizations active in the field; and an appendix of full text source documents, including education related legislation, international treaties, and testing methods. 8 volumes.

Encyclopedia of Emerging Industries, ed. 6, v.
Encyclopedia of Emerging Industries, ed. 6, v.

Encyclopedia of Emerging Industries, ed. 6, v.

Provides information about the inception, emergence and current status of new and established industries and business segments that are pioneering new technologies, introducing break-through marketing strategies or implementing innovative means of serving new markets. Consists of detailed profiles newer industries, such as biometrics, risk management services, satellites, specialty tourism, and others.

Encyclopedia of Emerging Markets, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Emerging Markets, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Emerging Markets, ed. , v.

This business encyclopedia provides custom-written articles offering rare insight into nations with social or business activity in the process of rapid growth and industrialization, as well as highlighting key emerging industries within those economies.

Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy, ed. , v.

Examines the philosophical and ethical issues underlying contemporary and historical environmental issues, policies, and debates. Covers concepts, institutions, topics, events and people, including global warming, animal rights, environmental movements, alternative energy, green chemistry, industrial ecology, and eco-sabotage.

Encyclopedia of Espionage, Intelligence and Security, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Espionage, Intelligence and Security, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Espionage, Intelligence and Security, ed. , v.

Comprehensive guide to the history, uses, related scientific principles, and technology of espionage and intelligence, written by experts in the field. Topics range from the historical use of espionage to the emerging use of technology in modern espionage and counterintelligence.

Encyclopedia of European Social History, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of European Social History, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of European Social History, ed. , v.

This six-volume reference includes more than 230 articles, ranging from 5,000 to 10,000 words, on everything from serfdom and the economy, to witchcraft and public health.

Encyclopedia of Food and Culture, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Food and Culture, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Food and Culture, ed. , v.

A three-volume survey of food and its place in human culture and society, presented through 600 alphabetically sorted entries. Features multidisciplinary coverage of such topics as comfort food, ethnicity and food, medieval banquets, and nutrient composition, among many others. Includes photographs, illustrations, sidebars, recipes, menus, and timelines. For students and general readers.

Encyclopedia of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity, ed. , v.

This encyclopedia spans the globe to explain the issues behind crimes against humanity and human rights issues as they relate to individual countries and the world at large. It traces the history of events that qualify as genocide and crimes against humanity, profiles perpetrators and heroes, and explains international laws and law proceedings aimed at ending genocide and crimes against humanity.

Encyclopedia of Global Brands, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of Global Brands, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of Global Brands, ed. 2, v.

Contains 270 entries, written in case-study style, that highlight interesting details including how a product originated and was first marketed, how it developed commercially and how it fares today compared with its competitors and its own past history. Included are anecdotes pertaining to the famous, or infamous, marketing strategies and advertising campaigns that managed to capture the sometimes jaded viewers' attention.

Encyclopedia of Global Industries, ed. 5, v.
Encyclopedia of Global Industries, ed. 5, v.

Encyclopedia of Global Industries, ed. 5, v.

Chronicles the history, development and current status of the world's most lucrative and high profile industries. Each entry covers size and economic/social impact of the industry; its organization and structure; its history and development; major countries and companies involved (including rankings); size and nature of the work force; and research.

Encyclopedia of India, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of India, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of India, ed. , v.

A four-volume survey of the history, cultures, geography and religions of India from ancient times to the present day. Includes more than 600 entries, arranged alphabetically. For students and general readers.

Encyclopedia of Irish History and Culture, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Irish History and Culture, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Irish History and Culture, ed. , v.

Spans Irish history from prehistoric times to the present, treating both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland in detail. Entries represent an inclusive, cross-disciplinary approach, written by specialists and covering history, archaeology, anthropology, geography, politics, economics, the Irish and English languages and literatures, the visual arts, and other fields.

Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World, ed. , v.

This encyclopedia looks at Islam's role in the modern world, doing so in the context of the religion's history and development over the last 13 centuries. Containing thematic articles, biographies of key figures, definitions, illustrations, maps and more, this new encyclopedia fills a need in this key area of religious studies.

Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture, ed. 2, v.

Provides a comprehensive, multidisciplinary view of Latin American history and culture from prehistoric times to the present. Covers cultural issues and includes numerous biographical profiles of important figures in politics, letters and the arts.

Encyclopedia of Latino Culture, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Latino Culture, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Latino Culture, ed. , v.

This three-volume encyclopedia describes and explains the variety and commonalities in Latina/o culture, providing comprehensive coverage of a variety of Latina/o cultural forms -- popular culture, folk culture, rites of passages, and many other forms of shared expression.

Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender History in America, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender History in America, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender History in America, ed. , v.

A three-volume survey of more than 400 years of lesbian and gay history and culture in the United States, presented through over 500 alphabetically arranged entries. Coverage includes people, public policy, economics, social issues, identities, and culture, among many others. For students, researchers, and general readers.

Encyclopedia of Major Marketing Strategies (Campaigns), ed. , v. 3
Encyclopedia of Major Marketing Strategies (Campaigns), ed. , v. 3

Encyclopedia of Major Marketing Strategies (Campaigns), ed. , v. 3

A continuation of Encyclopedia of Major Marketing Campaigns (1999 and 2007), this new volume expands its international coverage through its 100 essays covering some of the top global and emerging brands that appeared from 2010 to 2013. Essays are aligned to the strategic marketing framework, ensuring that the marketing strategies covered can easily be utilized in an academic environment as case studies, or illustrative examples often described as “war stories” by professors.

Encyclopedia of Management, ed. 7, v.
Encyclopedia of Management, ed. 7, v.

Encyclopedia of Management, ed. 7, v.

Covers numerous topics in management theories and applications, such as aggregate planning, benchmarking, logistics, diversification strategy, non-traditional work arrangements, performance measurement, productivity measures, supply chain management, and much more.

Encyclopedia of Modern Asia, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Modern Asia, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Modern Asia, ed. , v.

A six-volume survey of modern Asia, defined as extending from Japan in the east to Turkey in the west, and from Kazakhstan in the north to Indonesia in the south. Presents entries covering such subjects as countries, cities, regions, natural features, religions, social issues, languages, people, events, customs, politics, and economics.

Encyclopedia of Modern China, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Modern China, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Modern China, ed. , v.

Provides critical information on the most populous country and most dynamic trade market in the world: the people, politics, economics, religion, philosophy, traditions, art, and literature of this ancient and enduring civilization are explored from the beginning of the nineteenth century to the present day.

Encyclopedia of Occultism and Parapsychology, ed. 5, v.
Encyclopedia of Occultism and Parapsychology, ed. 5, v.

Encyclopedia of Occultism and Parapsychology, ed. 5, v.

Entries examine topical essays, recent phenomena, concepts, cults, prominent individuals and personalities, organizations and publications, as well as providing entries tracing the development of occultism and parapsychology in particular countries. In certain controversial areas, the case both for and against has been indicated, with sources noted for further study.

Encyclopedia of Philosophy, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of Philosophy, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of Philosophy, ed. 2, v.

English-language reference source for philosophy," has been the cornerstone of the philosophy reference shelf. Lauded for its clear and accessible presentation of wide-ranging philosophical subjects, the Encyclopedia has earned its place as a first-stop resource for general readers, students and educators.

Encyclopedia of Population, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Population, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Population, ed. , v.

Provides coverage of demographic topics both in the core field and in neighboring disciplines. Encompasses the large-scale changes in emphasis and research directions in population studies during the last 20 years. Topics covered include: rapid demographic expansion in poor countries, low fertility rates, immigration, problems of old-age support, the environmental impact of dense population; the press for expanded reproductive rights; and many other issues.