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Barron's AP Human Geography, 5th Edition
Meredith Marsh Ph.D.
Peter S. Alagona Ph.D.
Barron's Educational Series
In-depth preparation for the AP Human Geography exam features: Two full-length practice exams with answers and explanations A short diagnostic test to help students target areas where they need more study A new course review outline covers map reading and understanding scale, population geography, cultural geography, political geography, economic geography, agricultural and rural geography, and urban geography This manual can be purchased ...
The Science of Good Cooking (Cook's Illustrated Cookbooks)
The Editors of America's Test Kitchen and Guy Crosby Ph.D
THE REVOLUTIONARY BOOK THAT BRINGS SCIENCE TO THE STOVE Great cooks seem to operate on intuition. Watch one at work and you might think he or she must have a sixth sense that switches on in the kitchen. But great cooks aren t psychic. They simply understand the fundamental principles of cooking the unspoken rules that guide their every move in the kitchen. What s behind these principles? Science. At America s Test Kitchen, we know something ...
Stand in My Shoes: Kids Learning About Empathy
Bob Sornson Ph.D.
Love and Logic Press
When Emily asks her big sister what the word empathy means, Emily has no idea that knowing the answer will change how she looks at people. But does it really matter to others if Emily notices how they're feeling? Stand in My Shoes shows kids how easy it is to develop empathy toward those around them. Empathy is the ability to notice what other people feel. Empathy leads to the social skills and personal relationships which make our lives rich ...
Hands Are Not for Hitting (Board Book) (Best Behavior Series)
Martine Agassi Ph.D.
Free Spirit Publishing
It’s never too soon for children to learn that violence is never okay, hands can do many good things, and everyone is capable of positive, loving actions. In this bright, inviting, durable board book, simple words and full-color illustrations teach these important concepts in ways even very young children can understand. Created in response to requests from parents, preschool teachers, and childcare providers, this book belongs everywhere ...
The Virgin Diet: Drop 7 Foods, Lose 7 Pounds, Just 7 Days
JJ Virgin Ph.D. CNS
Your fat is not your fault. Are you eating all the right things—low-fat yogurt, egg-white omelets, whole-grain bread, even tofu—but still can't lose the weight? Your favorite "diet" foods may be to blame. In this groundbreaking program, nutrition and fitness expert JJ Virgin reveals the real secret behind weight gain— food intolerance. A negative reaction to certain foods like dairy or gluten can sabotage your health by triggering ...
Barron's AP Microeconomics/Macroeconomics, 4th Edition
Frank Musgrave Ph.D.
Elia Kacapyr Ph.D.
Barron's Educational Series
In-depth preparation for both AP economics exams comes with the following features: Two full-length practice tests, one in Microeconomics and one in Macroeconomics All test questions answered and explained A detailed review of all test topics, which include: supply and demand, theory of consumer choice, economics in the public sector, costs, perfect and imperfect competition, monopolies, labor resources, game theory, the national income ...
The Highly Sensitive Person
Elaine N. Aron Ph.D.
Are you a highly sensitive person? Do you have a keen imagination and vivid dreams? Is time alone each day as essential to you as food and water? Are you "too shy" or "too sensitive" according to others? Do noise and confusion quickly overwhelm you? If your answers are yes, you may be a Highly Sensitive Person (HSP). Most of us feel overstimulated every once in a while, but for the Highly Sensitive Person, it's a way of life. In ...
Love and Logic Magic for Early Childhood: Practical Parenting From Birth to Six Years
Charles Fay Ph.D.
Love and Logic Press
Parenting little ones can be exhausting...until you discover Love and Logic . Take the exhaustion out and put the fun into parenting your little one. If you want help with: Potty training. Temper tantrums. Bedtime. Whining . Time-out. Hassle-free mornings. and many other everyday challenges, then this book is for you! This book is the tool parents of little ones have been waiting for. America's Parenting Experts Jim and ...
The Millionaire Next Door
Most of the truly wealthy in the United States don’t live in Beverly Hills or on Park Avenue. They live next door. America’s wealthy seldom get that way through an inheritance or an advanced degree. They bargain-shop for used cars, raise children who don’t realize how rich their families are, and reject a lifestyle of flashy exhibitionism and competitive spending. In fact, the glamorous people many of us think of as “rich” are ...
Give and Take: Why Helping Others Drives Our Success
Adam M. Grant Ph.D.
A New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller from Wharton's top-rated professor Named one of the best books of 2013 by Amazon, the Financial Times , and the Wall Street Journal - as well as one of Oprah's riveting reads, Fortune 's must-read business books, and the Washington Post 's books every leader should read. For generations, we have focused on the individual drivers of success: passion, hard work, ...
Chart Sense: Common Sense Charts to Teach 3-8 Informational Text and Literature
Rozlyn Linder Ph.D.
Literacy Initiative, The
Chart Sense is the ultimate resource for elementary and middle school teachers who are ready to create meaningful, standards-based charts with their students. The same charts that Rozlyn creates with students when she models and teaches in classrooms across the nation are all included here. Packed with over seventy photographs, Chart Sense is an invaluable guide for novice or veteran reading teachers who want authentic visuals to reinforce and ...
My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey
Jill Bolte Taylor Ph.D.
The astonishing New York Times bestseller that chronicles how a brain scientist's own stroke led to enlightenment On December 10, 1996, Jill Bolte Taylor, a thirty-seven- year-old Harvard-trained brain scientist experienced a massive stroke in the left hemisphere of her brain. As she observed her mind deteriorate to the point that she could not walk, talk, read, write, or recall any of her life-all within four hours-Taylor alternated ...
How Full Is Your Bucket?
Ph.D. Donald O. Clifton
How did you feel after your last interaction with another person? Did that person -- your spouse, best friend, coworker, or even a stranger -- "fill your bucket" by making you feel more positive? Or did that person "dip from your bucket," leaving you more negative than before? The #1 New York Times and #1 BusinessWeek bestseller, How Full Is Your Bucket? reveals how even the briefest interactions affect your relationships, ...
Raising An Emotionally Intelligent Child The Heart of Parenting
Ph.D. John Gottman
Simon & Schuster
Intelligence That Comes from the Heart Every parent knows the importance of equipping children with the intellectual skills they need to succeed in school and life. But children also need to master their emotions. Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child is a guide to teaching children to understand and regulate their emotional world. And as acclaimed psychologist and researcher John Gottman shows, once they master this important life ...
The Wonder Weeks
Kiddy World Promotions B.V., 2012
"The Wonder Weeks. How to stimulate your baby's mental development and help him turn his 10 predictable, great, fussy phases into magical leaps forward" describes in easy-to-understand terms the incredible developmental changes and regression periods that all babies go through during the first 20 months of their lives. The extended, white cover edition describes 2 more leaps in the mental development of your baby up to the end of the ...
The Sociopath Next Door
Who is the devil you know? Is it your lying, cheating ex-husband? Your sadistic high school gym teacher? Your boss who loves to humiliate people in meetings? The colleague who stole your idea and passed it off as her own? In the pages of The Sociopath Next Door , you will realize that your ex was not just misunderstood. He’s a sociopath. And your boss, teacher, and colleague? They may be sociopaths too. We are accustomed to think of ...
Freeing Your Child from Anxiety: Powerful, Practical Solutions to Overcome Your Child's Fears, Worries, and ...
Tamar Chansky Ph.D.
Anxiety is the number one mental health problem facing young people today. Childhood should be a happy and carefree time, yet more and more children today are exhibiting symptoms of anxiety, from bedwetting and clinginess to frequent stomach aches, nightmares, and even refusing to go to school. Parents everywhere want to know: All children have fears, but how much is normal? How can you know when a stress has crossed over into a full-blown ...
Getting the Love You Want, 20th Anniversary Edition: A Guide for Couples
St. Martin's Griffin, 2007
REVISED AND WITH A NEW FOREWORD ARE YOU GETTING THE LOVE YOU WANT? Originally published in 1988, Getting the Love You Want has helped millions of couples attain more loving, supportive, and deeply satisfying relationships. The 20th anniversary edition contains extensive revisions to this groundbreaking book, with a new chapter, new exercises, and a foreword detailing Dr. Hendrix’s updated philosophy for eliminating all negativity from ...
The Willpower Instinct: How Self-Control Works, Why It Matters, and What You Can Doto Get More of It
Based on Stanford University psychologist Kelly McGonigal's wildly popular course "The Science of Willpower," The Willpower Instinct is the first book to explain the new science of self-control and how it can be harnessed to improve our health, happiness, and productivity . Informed by the latest research and combining cutting-edge insights from psychology, economics, neuroscience, and medicine, The Willpower Instinct explains exactly ...
Barron's SAT, 26th Edition (Barron's Sat (Book Only))
Ira K. Wolf Ph.D.
Sharon Weiner Green M.A.
Barron's Educational Series
The newly revised edition of Barron's SAT manual presents: A diagnostic test and five full-length practice tests with all questions answered and explained Test-taking tactics for the exam as a whole, and special strategies for each part of the test Subject reviews covering critical reading, grammar and usage, and math Detailed instruction in writing the required SAT essay An overview of the SAT, an explanation of the test's ...
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