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Artificial Maturity explains how our Generation iY and Homelander kids are growing up over-exposed to information and under-exposed to real-life experiences, causing them to be stressed out and confused, and offers solutions for how parents, teachers, and other youth leaders can help them acheive real maturity.
The prevalence of chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection in the U.S. may be as high as 2.2 million cases according to a new study now available in Hepatology, a journal published by Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases. Findings suggest the higher prevalence of chronic HBV can be attributed to foreign-born persons who were infected in their country of origin prior to arrival in the U.S. Emigrants from Asia and Africa, where infection with hepatitis B is highly endemic, represent close to 70% of the 1.32 million foreign-born persons living with chronic HBV in the U.S. in 2009.
Women in their seventies who exercise and eat healthy amounts of fruits and vegetables have a longer life expectancy, according to research published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.
Book trailer for Engage: A Trainer's Guide to Learning Styles.
Dummies “In a Day” e-books include unique elements specifically created for this series, such as directions to online practice tutorials and quick 5-minute exercises designed to help readers get a better grasp of the topic.
Counseling and Psychotherapy Theories in Context and Practice: Skills, Strategies, and Techniques, Second Edition
Teaching Counseling and Psychotherapy Theories can be fun!
Eli Broad, One of America’s Leading Entrepreneurs and Most Generous Philanthropists, Shares How to Master The Art of Being Unreasonable and Create Extraordinary Success
In his new book, The Art of Being Unreasonable: Lessons in Unconventional Thinking, Eli Broad reveals the secrets behind the unreasonable principles that have made him a success. From understanding the “value of being second” to embracing the thrill of taking a risk, to his insights into investing to his tips on effective negotiation, Broad shares the insights and practices that have propelled him to the top. See the video tab for his interview with Bloomberg BusinessWeek at the Milken Global Conference about the housing market, the economy and his book.
Eleven Pitfalls to Avoid When Engaging Your Organization in a Lean Transformation
This practical resource helps faculty in the STEM and all quantitative disciplines design interesting problems and writing assignments in order to make their coursework richer and more relevant to students, as well as satisfy institutional imperatives.
LATEST EDITION OF OFFICIAL GMAT® STUDY GUIDE INCLUDES ONLINE PREP COMPANION FOR NEW INTEGRATED REASONING SECTION
The only up-to-date, comprehensive, practical guide to planning, implementing, and evaluating every kind of student support service online to benefit both distance and campus-based learners.
Behavioral Economics For Dummies® explains how behavioral economics – the study of how social and psychological factors such as social pressure, – is key to understanding our financial and economic decisions, and to making better ones in the future.
It can be a challenge to build consensus between different members of the local government or between citizens on what is best, making the need for an overall understanding of how urban planning works absolutely crucial.
Wiley-Blackwell today announced a partnership with the Society of Actuaries to publish six prestigious publications in the field of actuarial science beginning in 2012.
On Being Presidential provides a road map to effective performance for college and university presidents, aspiring presidents, senior administrators, faculty leaders, and trustees, all of whom ought to know what presidents do but often don't.
Three-year bachelor's degree programs save universities and their students time, money, and resources, and this is the only evidence-based book to show you how to create and sustain one.
Wiley-Blackwell today expanded its partnership with the British Educational Research Association (BERA) by announcing the publication of two further journals together. In 2013 the British Journal of Educational Technology will be joined at Wiley-Blackwell by the British Educational Research Journal and the new Review of Education: An International Journal of Major Studies in Education.
The still shaky job market has many Americans heading back to school. If you’re thinking about applying to grad school, author Ron Woldoff has some helpful tips for making the grade on the GRE.
Ten Ways Parents Can Help Their Kids Score Big on the ACT and Increase Their College Funds in the Process.