Environmental Science: Toward A Sustainable Future (13th Edition)

Environmental Science Toward A Sustainable Future (13th Edition)

We are now well into the 21st century and are at critical junctures in the relationship between humans and the rest of the environment. Globally, major changes are taking place in the atmosphere and climate, the human population and its well-being, and the Earth’s natural resources. We are still recovering from a major global economic […]

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Mechanics of Materials (10th Edition)

Mechanics of Materials (10th Edition)

It is intended that this book provide the student with a clear and thorough presentation of the theory and application of the principles of mechanics of materials. To achieve this objective, over the years this work has been shaped by the comments and suggestions of hundreds of reviewers in the teaching profession, as well as […]

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Mechanics: Volume 1 (Course of Theoretical Physics S) 3rd Edition

Mechanics Volume 1 (Course of Theoretical Physics S) 3rd Edition

THis book continues the series of English translations of the revised £!nd augmented volumes in the-Course of Theoretical Physics, which have been appearing in Russian since 1973. The English translations of volumes 2 (Classical Theory of Fields) and 3 (Quantum ·Mechanics) will shortly both have been published. l’nlike those two, the present volume 1 has […]

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Audel Millwrights and Mechanics Guide 5th Edition

Audel Millwrights and Mechanics Guide 5th Edition

Industry today depends on complex mechanical and electrical machinery to produce products. These machines require professional attention during the installation, startup, and scheduled maintenance phases. In the past, the job of servicing the mechanical components of this machinery fell to the professional millwright/mechanics. Today industry demands the talents of a new breed of craftsperson-the multicraft […]

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An Introduction to Mechanics 2nd Edition

An Introduction to Mechanics 2nd Edition

An Introduction to Mechanics For 40 years, Kleppner and Kolenkow’s classic text has introduced students to the principles of mechanics. Now brought up-to-date, this revised and improved Second Edition is ideal for classical mechanics courses for first- and second-year undergraduates with foundation skills in mathematics. The book retains all the features of the first edition, […]

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A Mind For Numbers: How to Excel at Math and Science

A Mind for Numbers: How to Excel at Math and Science

foreword Your brain has amazing abilities, but it did not come with an instruction manual. You’ll find that manual in A Mind for Numbers. Whether you’re a novice or an expert, you will find great new ways to improve your skills and techniques for learning, especially related to math and science. Henri Poincaré was a […]

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The Practice of Statistics Fifth Edition

The Practice of Statistics Fifth Edition

Statistical Thinking and You The purpose of this book is to give you a working knowledge of the big ideas of statistics and of the methods used in solving statistical problems. Because data always come from a realworld context, doing statistics means more than just manipulating data. The Practice of Statistics (TPS), Fifth Edition, is […]

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Bayesian Statistics the Fun Way: Understanding Statistics and Probability

Bayesian Statistics the Fun Way Understanding Statistics and Probability

Writing a book is really an incredible effort that involves the hard work of many people. Even with all the names following I can only touch on some of the many people that have made this book possible. I would like to start by thanking my son, Archer, for always keeping me curious and inspiring […]

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Freakonomics Rev Ed: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything

Freakonomics Rev Ed A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything

The most brilliant young economist in America—the one so deemed, at least, by a jury of his elders—brakes to a stop at a traffic light on Chicago’s south side. It is a sunny day in mid-June. He drives an aging green Chevy Cavalier with a dusty dashboard and a window that doesn’t quite shut, producing […]

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A Course in Financial Calculus

A Course in Financial Calculus

Financial mathematics provides a striking example of successful collaboration between academia and industry. Advanced mathematical techniques, developed in both universities and banks, have transformed the derivatives business into a multi-trillion-dollar market. This has led to demand for highly trained students and with that demand comes a need for textbooks. This volume provides a first course […]

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Environmental and Health and Safety Management: A Guide to Compliance

Environmental and Health and Safety Management A Guide to Compliance

This volume has been prepared for the Environmental and Health & Safety Manager. The EH&S manager is a new breed of corporate professionals that are faced with the responsibility of handling both environmental policy/issues and occupational safety issues within organizations. Throughout the 1980s there was a proliferation of health and safety departments, environmental compliance personnel, […]

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Food Safety Management: A Practical Guide for the Food Industry

Food Safety Management A Practical Guide for the Food Industry

It is a pleasure to write this foreword, because of the importance of food safety for the food industry, governments and consumers alike. The frequent food safety incidents occurring globally illustrate that food safety management in the industry is a subject that badly needs attention. In recent years, we have seen many incidents that have […]

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