books by David Lester
Correctional Counseling and Rehabilitation, Seventh Edition
Patricia Van Voorhis
Michael C. Braswell
This text presents foundations of correctional intervention, including overviews of the major systems of therapeutic intervention, diagnosis of mental illness, and correctional assessment and classification. Its detailed descriptions and cross-approach comparisons can help professionals better determine which of several techniques might be especially useful in their particular setting. Includes key concepts and terms as well as discussion ...
Public Policy: An Evolutionary Approach
Jr. Joseph Stewart
David M. Hedge
PUBLIC POLICY: AN EVOLUTIONARY APPROACH, 3e, examines how the substance and process of public policy and our understanding of that have evolved in America. After providing the reader with an analytic, historic and contextual framework for viewing public policy in the U.S., the authors offer a comprehensive look at the various elements of the governing process including agenda setting and problem definition, policy formation, implementation, ...
Crisis Intervention and Counseling by Telephone
Gene W. Brockopp
Charles C Thomas Pub Ltd
The Nonprofit Business Plan: A Leader's Guide to Creating a Successful Business Model
David La Piana,
A fresh, compelling approach to establishing a sustainable, results-driven nonprofit business plan. Nonprofits often use the terms “strategic planning” and “business planning” interchangeably, but a good business plan goes beyond the traditional strategic plan with its focus on mission and vision, goals and objectives. The Nonprofit Business Plan , created by the nationally recognized nonprofit consultant experts at La Piana ...
The Bear Went Over the Mountain: Soviet Combat Tactics in Afghanistan
This rare 10th anniversary edition (published in 2007) contains a new introduction by expert Soviet historian David M. Glantz. In addition all maps and graphics have been enhanced from the 1996 edition. "When the Soviet Union decided to invade Afghanistan, they evaluated their chances for success upon their experiences in East Germany, Hungary and Czechoslovakia. Unfortunately for their soldiers, as well as the people of Afghanistan, they ...
Suicide from a Global Perspective: Risk Assessment and Management (Psychology of Emotions, Motivations and ...
Nova Science Pub Inc
Suicide is the cause of death for nearly one million people per year. Death by suicide is often reported as being due to other causes to avoid stigmatization and other negative consequences of suicide for the family. It can, therefore, be assumed that the number of people who commit suicide is in actuality much higher than the given number. Attempts at suicide, estimated to be ten times more frequent than completed suicide, often cause permanent ...
Tides of Fire: The Rebellion
Pleasant Street Publications, 2011
An ancient feud, a beloved enemy, a terrible price! From the torture caves of the Kiakhu to the peaceful reefs of the Leahtu, the story follows a small band of black-tailed rebels who must risk everything to overthrow their sadistic king. Against a background of bloodshed and slaughter is told the poignant love story of Makhulu, the rebel leader, and Leelee, a warrior maiden fighting her own battle to escape her exalted but lonely destiny. ...
Flowers and Flower-Gardens With an Appendix of Practical Instructions and Useful Information Respecting the ...
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A History of East Orrington Congregational Church, Orrington, Maine: Time + Trust + Thankfulness
David H. Lester
Nestled along the shore of the Penobscot River, Orrington, Maine became the home of a small group of worshippers called by God to organize into a Congregational Church in 1833. From that humble beginning and being declared destitute in 1837, this church grew to become the largest church in the Congregational Christian Council of Maine. Drawing on original documents and interviews, this history of the East Orrington Congregational Church delivers ...
Diagnostic Pathology: Breast: Published by Amirsys®
David G. Hicks MD
Susan C. Lester MD
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Designed as an easy-to-use and comprehensive reference for the practicing pathologist, Diagnostic Pathology: Breast is a highly anticipated title in the Diagnostic Pathology series offered by Amirsys. As readers have come to expect from Amirsys reference tools, Diagnostic Pathology: Breast is filled with superior medical images, including gross and microscopic pathology, a wide range of supportive immunohistochemistry, and detailed ...
Introduction to Wildlife and Fisheries
W. H. Freeman
The new edition of Introduction to Wildlife and Fisheries marks the return of first and only book to integrate both the wildlife and fisheries into a single textbook at the introductory level. Thoroughly updated, with an inviting new design, the Second Edition offers the most current and accessible coverage of essential biological concepts and their applications, principles of resource management and conservation, and contemporary and public ...
How Many Spots Does A Leopard Have? And Other Tales
A collection of twelve ancient tales that touch on feelings common to people of every culture. Children will find out why the sun and moon live in the sky and why monkeys live in trees. But, no one ever finds out how many spots the leopard has. Illustrated.
The Shirley Temple Story
Putnam Pub Group (T)
by lester and irene david 1983 g.p. putnam's sons
American Cinema of the 1970s: Themes and Variations (Screen Decades: American Culture/American Cinema)
Rutgers University Press
A smug glance at the seventies—he so-called "Me Decade"—unveils a kaleidoscope of big hair, blaring music, and broken politics—all easy targets for satire, cynicism, and ultimately even nostalgia. American Cinema of the 1970s , however, looks beyond the strobe lights to reveal how profoundly the seventies have influenced American life and how the films of that decade represent a peak moment in cinema history. Far from a placid era, ...
How They Started
Crimson Publishing, 2012
How do you turn a good idea into a great business? Lots of us have ideas we think would make great businesses. Most of us never do anything with those ideas. Maybe it’s because we’re really happy with our jobs, maybe it’s because we’re not confident that our idea would really work. Or maybe it’s simply because we don’t know where to start. This book is about 25 people like you. They had an idea, and went on to start a business. ...
Learning to Think Environmentally While There Is Still Time
Lester W. Milbrath
State University of New York Press
The survival of planet Earth's nourishing life systems ultimately depends on how we humans think about them. Unfortunately, our culture's assumptions about the way the world works ignore recent scientific understanding of life systems. This book explains the interdependency and delicate balance of biological, geological, and chemical systems as environmental scientists now understand them. It communicates a new way of thinking.
Crisis Intervention and Counseling by Telephone and the Internet
Charles C Thomas Pub Ltd
The Cruelest Death: The Enigma of Adolescent Suicide
Charles Pr Pub
Richard Stockton State College, New Jersey. Review of mental health professionals and social workers on the causes of teenage suicide. Uses case studies. Focuses on prevention strategies at the professional level and at home.
Understanding and Preventing College Student Suicide
Charles C Thomas Pub Ltd
Unlocking Energy Innovation: How America Can Build a Low-Cost, Low-Carbon Energy System
The MIT Press, 2011
Experts outline a plan to overhaul the U.S. energy innovation system for accelerated, large-scale adoption of reliable, low-cost, low-carbon energy technologies.
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