Integrated Chinese: Simplified Characters Textbook, Level 1, Part 1

Cheng & Tsui s best-loved chinese language textbook sequence is new, revised, and higher than ever! built-in chinese language is already the best introductory chinese language textbook at faculties and universities around the globe. The 3rd variation of this time-tested sequence has been totally up-to-date to fulfill the desires of this present day s scholars with new communicative and interactive workouts, a full-color layout, up to date vocabulary, more suitable cultural insurance, a various solid of characters, and a practical storyline linking all of the dialogues and readings. the second one version will stay on hand to reserve.

What's new within the third Edition?

1. 20 classes in point 1, for less complicated educational planning
2. point 2 break up into volumes, one in keeping with semester
three. Student-centered studying targets at the beginning of every lesson and growth checklists on the end
four. enable s Take a holiday sections after each 5 classes for evaluation and reinforcement
five. extra task-based, communicative language applications
6. present, appropriate vocabulary and revised grammar notes
7. intriguing new storyline linking the entire dialogues and readings
eight. better specialise in cultural assurance and comparison
nine. All-new, trouble-free full-color design
10.New pictures, illustrations, and genuine fabrics in each one lesson

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Business

By William M. Pride

Perfect for clients learning company and key practices, enterprise, 11E is a best-selling introductory textual content that includes present, entire survey of the practical parts of industrial: administration, advertising, accounting, finance, and data expertise. center subject matters comprise ethics and social accountability, small enterprise matters, and international concerns. New insurance during this version heavily examines state-of-the-art themes just like the impression of the commercial and political weather on enterprise, eco-friendly and socially dependable enterprise, and sustainability. raise pupil engagement and enhance results by means of incorporating considered one of our electronic items into your direction: CengageNOW, CourseMate, WebTutor, Interactive marketing strategy, MikesBikes Simulation or Course360.

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Precalculus

By Cynthia Y. Young

Cynthia Young's Precalculus 2nd variation is helping to bridge the distance among in-class paintings and homework by way of assisting scholars triumph over universal studying boundaries and construct self belief of their skill to do arithmetic. younger allows scholars to develop into autonomous, winning newbies via together with a number of workout kinds, extra possibilities to exploit expertise, and a themed modeling undertaking that empowers scholars to use what they've got realized within the school room to the area outdoor the school room.

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Survey of Text Mining I: Clustering, Classification, and Retrieval

By Michael W. Berry

Extracting content material from textual content is still an enormous study challenge for info processing and administration. methods to trap the semantics of text-based record collections could be in keeping with Bayesian versions, likelihood thought, vector house versions, statistical versions, or perhaps graph theory.

As the amount of digitized textual media maintains to develop, so does the necessity for designing strong, scalable indexing and seek suggestions (software) to fulfill quite a few person wishes. wisdom extraction or production from textual content calls for systematic but trustworthy processing that may be codified and tailored for altering wishes and environments.

This ebook will draw upon specialists in either academia and to suggest useful ways to the purification, indexing, and mining of textual details. it's going to deal with record id, clustering and categorizing records, cleansing textual content, and visualizing semantic versions of text.

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Cornerstones of Managerial Accounting

By Maryanne M. Mowen, Dan L. Heitger

Equip your self with the managerial accounting wisdom you want to develop into a robust company chief with the original built-in studying procedure in CORNERSTONES OF MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING, 6E. in accordance with enormous quantities of conversations with scholars such as you, the CORNERSTONES procedure offers fabrics the best way such a lot destiny pros study top. The booklet demonstrates step by step calculations for fixing company difficulties that will help you determine a powerful beginning within the fundamentals speedy, earlier than relocating ahead. then you transition to studying and utilizing managerial accounting options. instead of targeting ideas in isolation, the e-book and CengageNOW current accounting as a system?emphasizing how the result alterations in keeping with how the numbers have an effect on one another. CengageNOW for the sixth variation now additionally makes a speciality of assisting that will help you turn into an educated enterprise choice maker, with author-written Blueprint difficulties, reading Relationships difficulties and a bunch of latest questions regarding utilizing and reading Excel.

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The Handbook of Technical Writing

PACKAGE THIS name WITH OUR 2016 MLA complement, Documenting resources in MLA kind (package ISBN-13: 9781319086787). Get the newest updates on MLA quotation in a handy, 40-page source according to The MLA guide, eighth variation, with lots of versions. Browse our catalog or touch your consultant for a whole directory of up-to-date titles and programs, or to request a customized ISBN.

From formal stories and manuals to daily e-mails, The guide of Technical Writing makes use of clever, obtainable language to highlight and make clear technical writing this present day. enormous quantities of subject entries, ninety+ pattern files, at-a-glance checklists, and dynamic movies holiday down the best-practices, versions, and real-world talents that winning writers use to obviously and persuasively converse technical details and data.

Developed by means of a mythical writer group with a long time of mixed educational adventure, the book’s intuitive, alphabetical association makes it effortless to navigate its broad assurance of grammar, utilization, and magnificence. Plus, up to date, in-depth therapy of urgent matters just like the task seek, the writing method, documenting resources, and social media resonates either at school and at the job.

With a refreshed, built-in concentrate on the methods applied sciences form writing, the 11th variation of the Handbook is the necessary reference device for writing to office good fortune.

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Advanced Programming in the UNIX Environment, 3rd Edition

By W. Richard Stevens, Stephen A. Rago

For greater than two decades, critical C programmers have trusted one booklet for sensible, in-depth wisdom of the programming interfaces that force the UNIX and Linux kernels: W. Richard Stevens’ Advanced Programming within the UNIX® Environment . Now, once more, Rich’s colleague Steve Rago has completely up-to-date this vintage paintings. the hot 3rd version helps today’s prime systems, displays new technical advances and most sensible practices, and aligns with model four of the only UNIX Specification.

 

Steve rigorously keeps the spirit and process that experience made this e-book so necessary. construction on Rich’s pioneering paintings, he starts with documents, directories, and methods, rigorously laying the foundation for extra complex innovations, reminiscent of sign dealing with and terminal I/O. He additionally completely covers threads and multithreaded programming, and socket-based IPC.

 

This version covers greater than seventy new interfaces, together with POSIX asynchronous I/O, spin locks, obstacles, and POSIX semaphores. such a lot out of date interfaces were got rid of, apart from a couple of which are ubiquitous. approximately all examples were verified on 4 smooth structures: Solaris 10, Mac OS X model 10.6.8 (Darwin 10.8.0), FreeBSD 8.0, and Ubuntu model 12.04 (based on Linux 3.2).

 

As in past versions, you’ll study via examples, together with greater than 10000 traces of downloadable, ISO C resource code. greater than 400 method calls and capabilities are validated with concise, whole courses that truly illustrate their utilization, arguments, and go back values. To tie jointly what you’ve discovered, the e-book offers a number of chapter-length case reviews, every one reflecting modern environments.

 

Advanced Programming within the UNIX® atmosphere has helped generations of programmers write code with extraordinary strength, functionality, and reliability. Now up-to-date for today’s structures, this 3rd version should be much more valuable.

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Cognitive Psychology: Connecting Mind, Research and Everyday Experience

By E. Bruce Goldstein

Bruce Goldstein's COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY: CONNECTING brain, examine, AND daily adventure connects the learn of cognition for your daily life. A wealth of concrete examples and illustrations assist you comprehend the theories of cognition-driving domestic either the clinical value of the theories and their relevance for your lifestyle. This available ebook introduces you to landmark experiences and state of the art learn that outline this attention-grabbing box. that can assist you additional test with and comprehend the options within the textual content, you should use COGLAB: the net COGNITION LAB. to be had at www.CengageBrain.com, COGLAB includes dozens of vintage experiments designed that will help you find out about cognitive innovations and the way the brain works.

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Algorithmics: The Spirit of Computing

Computer technology is the technology of the long run, and already underlies each side of commercial and know-how, and masses of our daily lives. furthermore, it's going to play a very important position within the technology the 21st century, with a purpose to be ruled by means of biology and biochemistry, just like the function of arithmetic within the actual sciences of the 20th century.  during this award-winning best-seller, the writer and his co-author concentrate on the basics of computing device technology, which revolve round the inspiration of the algorithm. They speak about the layout of algorithms, and their potency and correctness, the inherent boundaries of algorithms and computation, quantum algorithms, concurrency, huge structures and synthetic intelligence. all through, the authors, of their personal phrases, tension the ‘fundamental and powerful nature of the technological know-how in a sort that's nearly self sufficient of the main points of particular pcs, languages and formalisms'.

This model of the e-book is released to rejoice 25 years considering the fact that its first variation, and in honor of the Alan M. Turing Centennial yr. Turing was once a real pioneer of desktop technology, whose paintings varieties the underlying foundation of a lot of this ebook.

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Fundamentals of Economics (4th Edition)

By William Boyes, Michael Melvin

According to the great two-semester textual content by means of an analogous authors, this model of Economics "boils down" the formal monetary theories and ideas into their crucial components, emphasizing household and foreign purposes and coverage concerns. basics of Economics is a concise yet thorough survey of economics for teachers needing a short, sensible textual content. every one bankruptcy specializes in center monetary recommendations and gives a hyperlink among conception and real-world relevance, making the content material extra significant for college students. The Fourth variation offers a handy, built-in studying event by way of together with a research advisor after every one bankruptcy, which permits scholars to study key ideas and perform new talents earlier than they pass directly to learn the subsequent bankruptcy. basic Questions before everything of every bankruptcy preview key issues, reappear subsequent to the proper in-text dialogue, and shape the root of chapter-ending precis sections. The layout highlights those primary Questions, making them more uncomplicated to discover inside of a bankruptcy. monetary perception and international company perception containers concentrate on the rules of today's leaders and the enterprise judgements of genuine businesses and governments worldwide, including real-world relevance to the fabric.

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