2014-2015 Grayson College Catalog. This catalog provides information on the academic programs, policies, and admission procedures of Grayson College for the 49th annual session. This catalog is for... More > information purposes and is subject to change.< Less
The course of a Cycle of Violence can be changed. This FULL COLOR Book Provides a New Theory of Conflict Resolution. Transcending Cycles of Violence presents a thorough analysis and discussion of how... More > a cycle of violence exists underneath every conflict as its initial stimulus and continuing driving force. Changing the cycle involves a change of stimulants. The harm from negative stimulants must be addressed positively. When the change from a cycle’s original negative stimuli occurs, a cycle of violence can become a new cycle of growth.Understanding and Empowerment are the first and most important steps on the journey toward effective intervention. Conflict is complicated, but effective address and transcendence is within our reach.< Less
The United States Bankruptcy And Your Birth Certificate is a book containing a lot of knowledge that is hidden among those in worldly powers. Dr. Osei Kufuor exposes the agenda's of the United States... More > from how it was incorporated as a corporation to exposing other private corporations that many think is a part of the U.S. government.< Less
The knowledge regarding the biological basis of human behavior has grown explosively in recent years. We know that feelings and emotions are based on biochemical substances, and we know that our... More > behavior is largely controlled by neurotransmitters in our brain and limbic system.
It is time to translate the update of the modern life sciences into social interventions. “How to Change our Human Nature” gives more insight into human behavior and offers new solutions for behavioral problems.
Part 1 discusses how biochemical processes work and how they are the foundation of human behavior. You see how easily the delicate biochemical balance can be disrupted and can lead to uninhibited behavior and behavioral problems.
Part 2 examines the possibilities that we have to intervene in behavior by regulating our biochemical housekeeping: our neurotransmitters and hormones.
Ruud Loeffen was a lecturer at Zuyd University as part of the Social Studies faculty until 2009.< Less
The International Journal of Innovation, Creativity and Change publishes scholarly
work that promotes and fosters innovation, creativity and change in all fields of endeavour. Our focus is on papers... More > that will be influential in their field or across fields and will significantly advance understanding in those fields.
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If you are initiating school change, consider using the Concerns-Based Adoption Model (CBAM) as a guide through the process. And you'll find that Taking Charge of Change is the most readable... More > introduction to this method of predicting teacher behavior during a change process.
Many school leaders and education researchers have turned to Taking Charge of Change when implementing a new program at a school. They find its lucid description of the CBAM provides concepts, tools, and techniques they can use to facilitate school change and improvement programs. As important, this book is written for working educators - whether they are in the school district central office or the principal's office or the classroom - who are responsible for leading a new program. Educators recognize their own school district in the fictional Springdale School District these authors invented to make CBAM concepts concrete.
Taking Charge of Change is a cornerstone in the school change literature for educators.< Less
This compilation presents the landscape architecture studio works of 14 mid-level students in the Master’s of Landscape Architecture program at the Department of Landscape Architecture and... More > Regional & Community Planning at Kansas State University. The studio was taught by Professors Blake
Belanger and Alpa Nawre in the spring of 2014 and focused
on issues of contemporary site planning and landscape architecture in the context of urban infill development in St. Joseph, Missouri.< Less
A Bird’s Eye View is a profound study of the perceptions, philosophies, purpose, and effectiveness of public education in Bermuda. It includes a purposeful sample of Bermuda leaders in... More > education, government, business, and public life. The study looks at how history has affected the evolution of today’s education in Bermuda and its effect on local boys, specifically black males. The quotes are direct from past and present decision-makers who offer their views on the realities of Bermuda’s education system and how it may influence the island’s future. Through this study, Dr. Williams successfully completed a doctorate in Education (Educational Leadership) from East Tennessee State University and he hopes that it will provide guidance for leaders, teachers, parents and community stakeholders.< Less
The Nature of Science manual is an introductory science curriculum for middle school students receiving a classical, liberal arts education. The course is crafted to form in students a disposition of... More > receptivity towards the natural world and a holistic vision of the study of nature. The course emphasizes deep, careful reflection on in-class observations, experiments, and the students' ordinary experiences. In addition, it includes carefully selected original readings from the history of science which provide a theoretical foundation for thinking about the natural world and serve as models for scientific inquiry. To engage the question of the nature of science, students are exposed to the range of natural beings and concepts which are considered in science, and they are challenged to consider what it means to have scientific knowledge of natural beings. The curriculum has four parts: an introduction to nature and science, and subsequent introductions to biology, chemistry, and physics.< Less
The Capitular Development Course is designed to educate Royal Arch Masons, in particular those who are members of the American or York Rite practiced in the United States and a number of other... More > countries around the world. While the book may certainly be read on its own, having a copy of the Holy Bible to hand would assist in understanding much of the symbolism. This book is also intended to be used as a part of a course, run by a Facilitator, when a copy of the State Capitular Rituals should be used to accompany this course.
Upon completion of the course, the Companion may consider himself both well versed in the messages and symbolism of the Capitular Degrees, and qualified to pursue his own further education. To this end, a number of books and courses recommended for further study are given at the end of this book.< Less
The third edition of this college-level business math book, revised and updated in 2013, originally published in 2007.
NOTE: This is the THIRD EDITION of this book. The 2nd edition is still... More > in print. Before ordering MAKE SURE THAT THIS IS THE CORRECT EDITION being used at your college!< Less
Welcome to our mathematical tour! The theme of this book centers around the concept of function, a mathematical idea that has become increasingly important over the past two centuries. In these... More > pages, you will read about many of the topics commonly covered in courses with impressive-sounding titles like College Algebra, Trigonometry, and Precalculus. It is my hope that after reading this book you will be prepared -- and perhaps even want -- to move on to a course in Calculus.
This book was originally written as a blueprint for a university-level course satisfying the core curriculum and emphasizing the liberal arts identity at Ave Maria University.
For a solutions manual, please contact the author at email@example.com.< Less
The process of teaching and learning involves sending and receiving information. Naturally, we are not computers that can just download data. We need to incorporate movement that has been... More > scientifically proven to make the recipient more receptive. This book is a practical guide that shows how to make children more receptive in the classroom.< Less
The Transforming System: A Practical Handbook for Understanding the Changes in California Community Mental Health focuses on the Recovery Orientation to mental wellness that is the gold standard for... More > healthcare in California and the United States. The Handbook is a comprehensive and practical resource that can be utilized by educators and supervisors to address the evolving changes in healthcare delivery systems.
Contents of the text are the product of a collaborative effort including contributions by clinicians, managers, educators, employers and consumers across the state of California. Discussion questions following each section provide useful guidelines for educators who are preparing classroom assignments. Beyond the classroom, this book is designed to be relevant and practical for students preparing for placement as well as for agency employees at all levels who wish to update their knowledge and practical application skills related to the changing systems of care.< Less
A modern script book, with scripts based on Contextual Psychology, giving you tools for manifesting real change.
These scripts are designed to draw on multiple tools such as NLP (Neuro-Linguistic... More > Programming), ACT Therapy, Mindfulness Meditation, Direct Suggestion, Indirect suggestion and integration of hypnotic phenomena with contextual psychology.
There are scripts for medical hypnosis applications, scripts for habit and lifestyle issues, and scripts to meet your clients metaphysical needs or needs for self-improvement. There are also scripts for Guided Mindfulness Meditation sessions.
This incredible book contains 65 complete hypnosis scripts for professional hypnotherapy.< Less
This is a prealgebra textbook, used by the Department of Mathematics at College of the Redwoods, Eureka, California, in their Math 376 course.
Errata and Individual chapter and solutions are... More > available at:
Carrie Heller, M.S.W. is a Professional Trapeze Artist as well as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Over the past 3 decades, she has trained countless students and teachers using this manual. Carrie... More > began teaching Circus Arts in Atlanta in 1988, which evolved into Atlanta's first Circus Arts School. In 1989 she became the Director of Clinical Services at the Bridge; it was at this juncture that Carrie began to see the benefits of Circus Arts in therapy. In 1993 she founded the popular Atlanta Circus Camp and in 2006 the Circus Arts Institute. At the Circus Arts Institute, Carrie teaches Circus Arts Fitness as well as Circus Arts Therapy.< Less
Designed for the two-year sequence in music theory for music majors, The Shaping of Musical Elements takes an integrated approach to the study of music theory, linking the study of melody, harmony,... More > counterpoint, and form to practical performance applications. Emphasizing tension as the vital link between theory and performance, this text features a new method of analysis that clarifies texture as it highlights the rise and fall of tension in music-making.< Less