Quantitative Methods for Business

You do not have to be a mathematician to maximise the ability of quantitative tools. Written for the current?or future?business expert, QUANTITATIVE equipment FOR company, 13E makes it effortless that you can know how you could so much successfully use quantitative how to make clever, profitable judgements. The book's hallmark problem-scenario process courses you step-by-step in the course of the program of mathematical ideas and strategies. Memorable real-life examples exhibit how and while to exploit the tools present in the e-book, whereas fast on-line entry will give you Excel worksheets, LINGO, and the Excel add-in Analytic Solver Platform. The bankruptcy on simulation incorporates a extra intricate remedy of uncertainty by utilizing Microsoft Excel to enhance spreadsheet simulation types. the recent variation additionally incorporates a extra holistic method of variability in venture administration. thoroughly brand new, QUANTITATIVE equipment FOR company, 13E displays the newest traits, concerns, and practices from the sector.

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Educational Testing and Measurement: Classroom Application and Practice

By Tom Kubiszyn

This obtainable source equips educators with sensible review recommendations for contemporary demanding situations in measuring scholar development. It info the nationwide coverage alterations that experience fostered the continuing alterations more often than not schooling and distinctive schooling trying out and review practices. The 9th version integrates up to date references, readings and examples to make sure a present examine the sphere. a brand new bankruptcy introduces IDEIA, the RTI version, and the problems, controversies and implementation demanding situations and successes. Sections have additionally been additional to a number of chapters to make sure the combination of the RTI version with the normal content material. Educators may be capable of observe this knowledge to satisfy modern day demanding situations in measuring pupil development.

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Rural Social Work: Building and Sustaining Community Capacity

By T. Laine Scales

A considerate textual content integrating strengths, resources, and capacity-building topics with modern concerns in rural social paintings practice

Now in its moment version, Rural Social Work is a suite of contributed readings from social paintings students, scholars, and practitioners offering a framework for source construction in line with the strengths, resources, and capacities of individuals, a device crucial for operating with rural communities.

This consultant considers equipment for social staff to take part within the paintings of maintaining rural groups. each one bankruptcy encompasses a examining integrating the subjects of capacity-building and rural social paintings; dialogue questions that facilitate severe pondering round the bankruptcy; and recommended actions and assignments.

Rural Social paintings, moment Edition explores:

  • Important perform concerns in rural groups, together with the demanding situations of operating with stigmatized populations reminiscent of homosexual, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered humans, the homeless, and other people dwelling with HIV/AIDS
  • Practice versions that carry certain promise for rural social staff, together with evidence-based perform and neighborhood partnership models
  • Newer study instruments resembling asset mapping, social community research, thought mapping, and Geographic info structures (GIS)

Exploring how social employees can combine the super assets that exist in rural groups into their perform, Rural Social paintings, moment Edition presents a superior advent to the advanced, difficult, and lucrative paintings of establishing and maintaining rural communities.

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Exploring Corporate Strategy: Text & Cases (8th Edition)

Over 750,000 scholars worldwide have used this best-selling publication to appreciate and discover strategic administration via their educational careers.

 

Available in models (Text and textual content & Cases), Exploring company Strategyhas validated a name as a pre-eminent textbook in its box, dependent upon the services of authorship, diversity of instances, intensity of statement and wealth of assisting resources.

 

The eighth version builds on those strengths, together with assurance of key subject components during this fast-moving self-discipline corresponding to internationalisation, innovation and entrepreneurship. it truly is written for college students of Strategic administration in any respect levels.

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Principles of Economics, 7th Edition

By N. Gregory Mankiw

Ideas OF ECONOMICS, 7th variation, is still the preferred and widely-used textual content within the economics school room. A textual content by means of a great author and economist that stresses crucial recommendations with out overwhelming scholars with an way over element. a radical replace has been made to maintain all chapters clean and correct with present financial insurance. MindTap, the innovative on-line setting is obtainable with new improvements that come with Graph Builder and Adaptive try out Prep that let scholars additional coaching in graph drawing and try out evaluation. The 7th variation ultimate ancillary package deal is the main broad within the undefined, utilizing a crew of instructors/preparers which have been with the undertaking because the first variation.

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Economics (2nd Edition)

By Paul Krugman, Robin Wells

An identical precise voice that made Paul Krugman a extensively learn economist is clear on each web page of Economics. The manufactured from the partnership of coauthors Krugman and Robin Wells, the publication returns in a brand new version.

The re-creation is educated and informative, solidly grounded in fiscal basics but fascinated about the realities of today's international and the lives of scholars. It keeps the signature Krugman/Wells story-driven technique whereas incorporating organizational adjustments, new content material and lines, and new media and vitamins.
Watch a video interview of Paul Krugman here.

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Fundamental Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences

Primary records FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES makes a speciality of delivering the context of facts in behavioral study, whereas emphasizing the significance of taking a look at information prior to leaping right into a attempt. This useful procedure offers readers with an realizing of the good judgment in the back of the records, in order that they comprehend why and the way yes equipment are used--rather than just perform strategies through rote. Readers circulation past quantity crunching to find the which means of statistical effects and take pleasure in how the statistical attempt to be hired pertains to the learn questions posed through an test. An abundance of genuine info and learn reviews supply a real-life standpoint and assist you comprehend options as you know about the research of knowledge. on hand with InfoTrac pupil Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac.

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Guide to Computer Forensics and Investigations (with DVD)

By Bill Nelson, Amelia Phillips, Christopher Steuart

Up-to-date with the newest advances from the sector, consultant TO laptop FORENSICS AND INVESTIGATIONS, 5th variation combines all-encompassing subject assurance, authoritative details from professional specialists, and real-world purposes to convey the main finished forensics source on hand. This confirmed writer team's large ranging components of workmanship reflect the breadth of insurance supplied within the ebook, which makes a speciality of ideas and practices for collecting and examining proof used to resolve crimes regarding pcs. whereas different books supply extra of an outline of the sector, this hands-on studying textual content presents transparent guideline at the instruments and strategies of the alternate, introducing readers to each step of the pc forensics investigation-from lab set-up to attesting in courtroom. It additionally information step by step assistance on the best way to use present forensics software program and offers unfastened demo downloads. acceptable for beginners new to the sector, it's also a great refresher and know-how replace for execs in legislation enforcement, investigations, or machine protection.

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The Text Mining Handbook: Advanced Approaches in Analyzing Unstructured Data

By Ronen Feldman

Textual content mining is a brand new and interesting region of laptop technology examine that attempts to resolve the concern of data overload through combining concepts from facts mining, computing device studying, common language processing, details retrieval, and information administration. equally, hyperlink detection – a swiftly evolving method of the research of textual content that stocks and builds upon a few of the key components of textual content mining – additionally presents new instruments for individuals to raised leverage their burgeoning textual info assets. The textual content Mining guide offers a finished dialogue of the cutting-edge in textual content mining and hyperlink detection. as well as offering an in-depth exam of middle textual content mining and hyperlink detection algorithms and operations, the ebook examines complicated pre-processing options, wisdom illustration concerns, and visualization methods. eventually, the ebook explores present real-world, mission-critical functions of textual content mining and hyperlink detection in such diverse fields as M&A enterprise intelligence, genomics examine and counter-terrorism actions.

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