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Whether sharing photos or following financial markets, many of us spend a shocking amount of time online. While the Internet can enhance well-being, Elias Aboujaoude has spent years treating patients whose lives have been profoundly disturbed by it. Part of the danger lies in how the Internet allows us to act with exaggerated confidence, sexiness, and charisma. This new se Whether sharing photos or following financial markets, many of us...

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The Blackwell Guide to Philosophy of Language
The “Blackwell Guide to Philosophy of Language” is a collection of twenty new essays in a cutting-edge and wide-ranging field. Surveys central issues in contemporary philosophy of language while examining foundational topics Provides pedagogical tools such as abstracts and suggestions for further readings Topics addressed include the nature of meaning, speech acts and prag The “Blackwell Guide to Philosophy of...

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Teach Yourself Beginner’s Italian (Teach Yourself Languages)
A course for those who want to learn Italian, this book also offers an insight into Italian culture. It is divided into two main parts. Units 1-10 introduce you to the basic structures and grammatical points. Units 11-20 give you the opportunity to put into practice and consolidate the language you have learnt in the first ten units. Read...

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The Guide to Writing Fantasy and Science Fiction: 6 Steps to Writing and Publishing Your Bestseller!
Science fiction and fantasy is one of the most challenging–and rewarding!–genres in the bookstore. But with “New York Times” bestselling author Philip Athans and fantasy giant R. A. Salvatore at your side, you ll create worlds that draw your readers in–and keep them reading! Just as important, you ll learn how to prepare your work for today s market. Drawing on his years Science fiction and fantasy is one of the...

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Greek (Modern), Basic: Learn to Speak and Understand Modern Greek with Pimsleur Language Programs
Greek is the official language of Greece and one of the official languages of Cyprus. Many modern scientific and technical words in English are derived from Greek, and it has been estimated that 12% of the English vocabulary is of Greek origin. This course teaches Modern Greek. Greek, Basic Ten 30-minute lessons of spoken Greek language instruction (the first ten Units of P Greek is the official language of Greece and one of the official...

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Cultural and Language Diversity and the Deaf Experience
This edited volume provides a comprehensive analysis of deaf people as a culturally and linguistically distinct minority group within American society. Many educators, linguists, and researchers now favor this position, as opposed to that which states that a deaf person simply has an audiological disability. Contributors to this book include members of the deaf community, This edited volume provides a comprehensive analysis of deaf people as...

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The Tooth Fairy Meets El Raton Perez
The Tooth Fairy has some competition. Meet El Raton Perez, the charming and adventurous mouse who collects children’s teeth in Spain and Latin America. When both the Tooth Fairy and El Raton Perez arrive to claim Miguelito’s tooth, sparks fly under the Mexican-American boy’s pillow. Who will rightfully claim his tooth? This magical tale introduces a legendary Latino charact The Tooth Fairy has some competition.  Meet El Raton Perez,...

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Ten Little Puppies/Diez perritos
Oh, I had ten little puppies, Ten little puppies had I . . . Count along in Spanish and English as each one of the ten adorable puppies disappears from the pages—it’s a bilingual bonanza! Colorful and playful illustrations by artist Ulises Wensell, a vibrant rendition of the classic Spanish nursery rhyme by Alma Flor Ada and F. Isabel Campoy, and a delightful English adapta Oh, I had ten little puppies, Ten little puppies had I . ....

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A Word A Day: A Romp through Some of the Most Unusual and Intriguing Words in English
Anu Garg’s many readers await their A Word A Day rations hungrily. Now at last here’s a feast for them and other verbivores. Eat up!-Barbara WallraffSenior Editor at The Atlantic Monthly and author of Word Court Praise for A Word a Day “AWADies will be familiar with Anu Garg’s refreshing approach to words: words are fun and they have fascinating histories. The people who use Anu Garg’s many readers await their A...