Dreams and Inward Journeys

Author: Marjorie Ford
Publisher: Longman Publishing Group
ISBN: 032188163X
Release Date: 2013-05-29
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. Packages Access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase. Used or rental books If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code. Access codes Access codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code. Check with the seller prior to purchase. -- This best-selling collection of readings explores the theme of dreams, the imagination, and the reasoning mind. Supporting a creative approach to the teaching of writing, Dreams and Inward Journeys presents a rich mixture of personal and academic essays, stories, and poems. The readings touch on such topics as memory, myths and fairy tales, obsessions, sexuality, gender roles, technology, popular culture, nature, and spirituality. Readings encourage the investigation of new ways of seeing and understanding self and the relationship to important social issues and universal human concerns. Featuring a dual thematic and rhetorical organization, each chapter also provides practical writing advice on a specific rhetorical pattern, a range of writing assignments, and sample papers. Beautiful, stimulating art opens each chapter to support the theme and provide prompts for prewriting. 032188163X / 9780321881632 Dreams and Inward JourneysPlus NEW MyCompLab -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0205211305 / 9780205211302 Dreams and Inward Journeys 020589190X / 9780205891900 NEW MyCompLab - Valuepack Access Card

Dreams and Inward Journeys

Author: Marjorie Ford
Publisher: Longman Publishing Group
ISBN: 0205211305
Release Date: 2011-09-23
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

This best-selling collection of readings explores the theme of dreams, the imagination, and the reasoning mind. Supporting a creative approach to the teaching of writing, Dreams and Inward Journeys presents a rich mixture of personal and academic essays, stories, and poems. The readings touch on such topics as memory, myths and fairy tales, obsessions, sexuality, gender roles, technology, popular culture, nature, and spirituality. Readings encourage the investigation of new ways of seeing and understanding self and the relationship to important social issues and universal human concerns. Featuring a dual thematic and rhetorical organization, each chapter also provides practical writing advice on a specific rhetorical pattern, a range of writing assignments, and sample papers. Beautiful, stimulating art opens each chapter to support the theme and provide prompts for prewriting.

Dreams and Inward Journeys

Author: Marjorie Ford
Publisher: Longman Publishing Group
ISBN: 0205699359
Release Date: 2009-07-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

This best-selling collection of readings explores the theme of dreams, the imagination, and the reasoning mind. Dreams and Inward Journeys presents a rich mixture of personal and academic essays, stories, and poems. The readings touch on such topics as memory, myths and fairy tales, obsessions, sexuality, gender roles, technology, popular culture, nature, and spirituality. Beautiful, stimulating art opens each chapter to support the theme and provide prompts for prewriting.

Mathematics in Action

Author: Consortium for Foundation Mathematics
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Longman
ISBN: 0321692896
Release Date: 2010-12
Genre: Mathematics

This edition features the exact same content as the traditional text in a convenient, three-hole- punched, loose-leaf version. Books a la Carte also offer a great value—this format costs significantly less than a new textbook. The first book of the Mathematics in Action series, Prealgebra Problem Solving, Third Edition illustrates how mathematics arises naturally from everyday situations through updated and revised real-life activities and accompanying practice exercises. This unique approach helps students increase their knowledge of mathematics, sharpen their problem-solving skills, and raise their overall confidence in their ability to learn. Technology integrated throughout the text helps students interpret real-life data algebraically, numerically, symbolically, and graphically. The active style of this book develops students' mathematical literacy and builds a solid foundation for future study in mathematics and other disciplines.

The Five Side effects of Kindness

Author: David R. Hamilton PhD
Publisher: Hay House, Inc
ISBN: 9781781808856
Release Date: 2017-02-07
Genre: Self-Help

Scientific evidence has proven that kindness changes the brain, impacts the heart and immune system, and may even be an antidote to depression. We’re actually genetically wired to be kind. In this book, inspirational ex-scientist David Hamilton shows that the effects of kindness are felt daily throughout our nervous systems. When we’re kind, our bodies are healthiest. In his down-to-earth and accessible style, David shares how: Kindness makes us happier Kindness improves relationships Kindness is good for the heart Kindness slows ageing Kindness is contagious This unique book fuses scientific research around being kind with inspirational real life examples of kindness from ordinary people. Reading these stories will nourish your soul and leave you with renewed optimism for the future, and this book will help you see the many ways in which giving your time, energy and love to another could transform your health – and your whole world.

Losing a Parent

Author: Alexandra Kennedy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780062281449
Release Date: 2013-03-05
Genre: Self-Help

Kennedy shares her own story of facing the loss of a parent and offers innovative strategies for healing and transformation.

The Norton Sampler Short Essays for Composition Eighth Edition

Author: Thomas Cooley
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 0393919463
Release Date: 2013-02-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

A trusted collection of short essays arranged by rhetorical mode—with charming, practical writing instruction. With 71 readings (half new to this edition), well-written writing instruction (including templates to help students get started), and new navigation features that make it very easy to use, The Norton Sampler is a rhetorically arranged reader that practices what it preaches about good writing.

Pieces of Me

Author: Amber Kizer
Publisher: Delacorte Press
ISBN: 9780375984297
Release Date: 2014-02-11
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

When high school oddball and introvert Jessica Chai is killed in a car accident, her parents decide that Jessica would have wanted her organs donated to those who so desperately need these gifts of life. But Jessica is angry about dying and being dismembered. Taking the idea of cell memory to the next level, not only do the recipients get pieces of Jessica, but gets pieces of their memories and lives moving forward—she knows what they know and keeps tabs on their growth, recovery, and development. This begins her journey to learn her purpose as she begins to grasp that her ties to these teenagers goes beyond random weirdness. It's through their lives that Jessica learns about herself, as she watches the lives she literally touched continue to interlock.

Hole in My Life

Author: Jack Gantos
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0374430896
Release Date: 2004-09-08
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The author relates how, as a young adult, he became a drug user and smuggler, was arrested, did time in prison, and eventually got out and went to college, all the while hoping to become a writer. An ALA Notable Book. Reprint.

Medusa the Mean

Author: Joan Holub
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442485952
Release Date: 2013-12-03
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Seeking to become immortal like the other Goddess Girls, Medusa searches for a magical necklace, an effort that is compromised by her mean reputation, her snaky hair, and unexpected consequences.

Medical Law and Ethics

Author: Bonnie F. Fremgen
Publisher: Pearson
ISBN: 9780134092683
Release Date: 2015-02-16
Genre: Medical

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. For all courses in medical law and/or ethics in programs for nurses, medical assistants, and all allied health care professions Complete, accessible, and up-to-date Written for health professionals of all kinds—not lawyers— Medical Law and Ethics covers the full spectrum of topics that affect practice. Fully updated coverage includes: the legal system, professional liability and medical malpractice, physician’s responsibilities, medical records, ethical and bioethical issues, and current regulations. Actual legal cases illuminate subjects ranging from patient confidentiality and abortion to death and dying. Med Tips provide quick scenarios and guidance about law and ethics. Each chapter contains glossary terms, exercises, and an actual case; appendices provide current sample codes of ethics.

Milestones

Author: Sayyid Qutb
Publisher: Kazi Publications
ISBN: 0934905142
Release Date: 1993-01-01
Genre: Religion

This short study of the life of the Blessed Prophet of Islam ( ) for high school and above is neither a new historical analysis nor yet another purely devotional sketch of the earthly career of God's last prophet. Written by Islam 's best ambassador in the West, this biography of the Prophet ( ) takes the spiritual dimensions into consideration as well as the more factual and historical elements of the life of the person who changed human history.

Quick Access

Author: Lynn Q. Troyka
Publisher: Pearson
ISBN: 0134701321
Release Date: 2017-01-27
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

For courses in first-year composition. This version of Quick Access: Reference for Writers has been updated to reflect the 8th Edition of the MLA Handbook (April 2016)* The most balanced coverage of the writing process, grammar, research, and other issues important to today's students. Perfect for students seeking support at any stage of the writing process, Quick Access: Reference for Writers, Eighth Edition continues its emphasis on critical thinking and reading as fundamental skills, integral to quality writing and sound research practices. Trusted authors Lynn Troyka and Doug Hesse provide everything in this compact-sized handbook that composition students need - how to write college papers, use and document sources, write online, write with visuals, master grammar, and use correct punctuation. Designed for easy use and speedy entry into all topics, this book welcomes students into a conversation about becoming better writers. * The 8th Edition introduces sweeping changes to the philosophy and details of MLA works cited entries. Responding to the "increasing mobility of texts," MLA now encourages writers to focus on the process of crafting the citation, beginning with the same questions for any source. These changes, then, align with current best practices in the teaching of writing which privilege inquiry and critical thinking over rote recall and rule-following.

1100 Words You Need to Know

Author: Murray Bromberg
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 9780764181719
Release Date: 2008-08-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

(back cover) " A Barron's Best-Seller for 40 Years in an Expanded New Edition " Word lists with definitions Analogy exercises Word games Words-in-context exercises All new words to learn are placed in the context of sentences selected from well-known novels, plays, poems, and even newspaper editorials and TV broadcasts. The authors' recommended, enjoyable 15-minute sessions help you strengthen your vocabulary the easy way.