Cengage Advantage Books

✏Book Title : Cengage Advantage Books Sociology
✏Author : Jon M. Shepard
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2009-01-12
✏Pages : 640
✏ISBN : 9780495599012
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Cengage Advantage Books Sociology Book Summary : Well respected for its exceptional scholarship, readability, and accessibility, SOCIOLOGY is available at an affordable price. With a dynamic critical-thinking focus and a theoretically balanced presentation, this Advantage book is noteworthy for its use of SQ3R (Survey, Question, Read, Recite, Review), its built-in student study guide, and its solid research orientation to the basic principles of sociology. Fascinating examples of high-interest topics, such as cyber bullying and stratification and the social impact of Hurricane Katrina, as well as current information on race, aging, globalization, religion, and mental health issues, ensure that this latest version of Shepard’s respected text is contemporary and relevant. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

✏Book Title : Cengage Advantage Books Introduction to Sociology
✏Author : Henry L. Tischler
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2013-02-01
✏Pages : 544
✏ISBN : 9781133588085
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Cengage Advantage Books Introduction to Sociology Book Summary : Packed with current examples you can easily relate to, Tischler’s INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY, 11E delivers comprehensive, up-to-date coverage in a succinct and affordable format. The author begins by equipping you with tools for success, including tips for how to read, study, and take tests more effectively. A built-in study guide and practice tests ensure thorough understanding. The text threads two basic ideas throughout: sociology is a rigorous, scientific discipline, and basic knowledge of sociology is essential for understanding social interaction in many work and social settings. With its streamlined 16 chapters, INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY, 11E delivers cutting-edge coverage that is concise yet thorough--and makes sociology completely accessible. Available with InfoTrac Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

✏Book Title : Cengage Advantage Books The American Experiment A History of the United States Volume 2 Since 1865
✏Author : Steven M. Gillon
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2012-01-01
✏Pages : 592
✏ISBN : 9780840029546
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Cengage Advantage Books The American Experiment A History of the United States Volume 2 Since 1865 Book Summary : Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this economically priced version of THE AMERICAN EXPERIMENT, Third Edition offers readers the complete narrative while limiting the number of features, photos, and maps. All volumes feature a paperback, two-color format that appeals to those seeking a comprehensive, trade-sized history text. Approaching the American history survey course in an innovative way, this text features a more expansive definition of political history that includes all forms of politics, not just electoral politics, while simultaneously incorporating cultural history. With the specific aim of expanding history beyond elite actors, THE AMERICAN EXPERIMENT emphasizes everyday work, family life, customs, and objects of cultural history to address its four themes: the role of government, American identity, the broad concept of culture, and America and the world. The Third Edition features an enhanced thematic approach that helps students understand America's development as an experiment in politics, culture, and identity, within a global context. Available in the following options: CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: THE AMERICAN EXPERIMENT, Third Edition (Chapters 1-32); Volume 1: To 1877 (Chapters 1-16); Volume 2: Since 1865 (Chapters 16-32). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

✏Book Title : Cengage Advantage Books Essentials of the Legal Environment Today
✏Author : Roger LeRoy Miller
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2015-01-01
✏Pages : 600
✏ISBN : 9781305446175
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Cengage Advantage Books Essentials of the Legal Environment Today Book Summary : Current, succinct, and student-friendly, ESSENTIALS OF THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT, 5E delivers complete one-semester coverage of business law and its environment in a straightforward, nontechnical style. Cases are summarized by the authors and integrated throughout chapters. Miller explains legal issues and court decisions with minimal legal jargon while keeping readers engaged with the material. Hands-on applications help students strengthen their critical thinking skills as well as think through ethical dilemmas before they confront them in the workplace. The book also explores how traditional law has been applied to issues involving the Internet and how the laws of other nations deal with topics discussed in the text. In addition to Cases and Case Problems featuring issues from legal disputes in 2013 and 2014, the fifth edition includes an all-new chapter on Internet Law, Social Media, and Privacy, new Managerial Strategy features, new Preventing Legal Disputes features, and more. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

✏Book Title : Cengage Advantage Books Sustaining the Earth
✏Author : G. Tyler Miller
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2011-01-01
✏Pages : 384
✏ISBN : 9781439049846
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Cengage Advantage Books Sustaining the Earth Book Summary : Sustainability is the integrating theme of this current and thought-provoking book. SUSTAINING THE EARTH provides the basic scientific tools for understanding and thinking critically about the environmental problems we face. About half the price of other environmental science texts, this 14-chapter, one-color core book offers an integrated approach that emphasizes how environmental and resource problems and solutions are related. The concept-centered approach transforms complex environmental topics and issues into key concepts that students will understand and remember. By framing the concepts with goals for more sustainable lifestyles and human communities, students see how promising the future can be. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

✏Book Title : Cengage Advantage Books The Power of Art
✏Author : Richard Lewis
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2008-01-23
✏Pages : 528
✏ISBN : 9780534641030
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Cengage Advantage Books The Power of Art Book Summary : Brief, visual, and relevant, THE POWER OF ART, 2e delivers an engaging, jargon-free survey for the art appreciation course. Richard and Susan Lewis open students’ eyes to the power of art with their captivating writing, so lively and succinct that students are able to complete their reading quickly, concentrate on the accompanying illustrations, and come to class prepared. The book’s reproductions -- larger than in other art appreciation texts -- make it easier for students to focus on key details important to understanding the artwork. The text does an exceptional job of focusing on the Western tradition while incorporating non-Western material in key points to demonstrate cultural intersections and mutual influences. Clear discussions of artistic forms and art in Western culture are complemented by boxed features like the new Art Issues, Art News, and Global View that highlight the relevance of art today, controversial topics, and the impact of non-Western cultures on the West. In addition to its excellent art history coverage, THE POWER OF ART features a diverse mix of artists and spotlights the latest technologies used to create art. This solid text also is bolstered by innovative supplements like PowerLecture, a Digital Image Library, ArtExperience Online, WebTutor Toolbox, and more. The Advantage pricing of this text delivers an unrivaled value for instructors and students alike. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

✏Book Title : Cengage Advantage Books The American Past Volume I To 1877
✏Author : Joseph Conlin
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2011-01-01
✏Pages : 576
✏ISBN : 9781111343354
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Cengage Advantage Books The American Past Volume I To 1877 Book Summary : Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, the Advantage Edition of THE AMERICAN PAST, Ninth Edition offers readers the complete narrative while limiting the number of photos, features, tables, and maps. Author Joseph R. Conlin’s award-winning teaching and writing styles are reflected in this colorful look at the individuals, events, and ideas that have shaped our nation’s past. Organized into short chapters and updated with new insights into recently published research, this text sets the story in a political context, weaving in social, cultural, economic, intellectual, constitutional, diplomatic, and military events along the way. Conlin’s popular How They Lived vignettes--many of which are new in this edition--bring historical stories to life and emphasize the human and social dimensions of history. With its literary prose style and its unifying voice, THE AMERICAN PAST, Ninth Edition will capture and hold your students’ interest as it guides them on an eye-opening walk through the past. Available in the following split options: CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: THE AMERICAN PAST, Ninth Edition (Chapters 1-52), ISBN: 978-1-111-34339-2; Volume I: To 1877 (Chapters 1-24), ISBN: 978-1-111-34335-4; Volume II: Since 1865 (Chapters 24-52), ISBN: 978-1-111-34340-8. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

✏Book Title : Cengage Advantage Books Foundations of the Legal Environment of Business
✏Author : Marianne M. Jennings
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2015-01-01
✏Pages : 576
✏ISBN : 9781305465251
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Cengage Advantage Books Foundations of the Legal Environment of Business Book Summary : With more than 200 real-world cases and critical-thinking exercises, FOUNDATIONS OF THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS, 3E helps readers define their ethical compass within the business world. Authored by a renowned scholar of business ethics, it uses an integrated approach to thoroughly explore the intersection of law, business strategy, and ethics. A concise legal environment text, it covers all core topics and features intriguing examples of legal and ethical issues pulled straight from the news and pop culture. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

✏Book Title : Cengage Advantage Books Essentials of Business Law
✏Author : Jeffrey F. Beatty
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2011-01-24
✏Pages : 1040
✏ISBN : 9780538473804
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Cengage Advantage Books Essentials of Business Law Book Summary : A cost-effective alternative to traditional Business Law texts, ESSENTIALS OF BUSINESS LAW, 4TH Edition delivers in-depth coverage of the core topics, especially contracts, in a concise, paperback format. Beatty and Samuelson deliver the material in their hallmark accessible style with story-telling, cases, and business applications that grab student interest. Fostering active learning throughout the text, the authors teach by example, and show students how to think through issues from a lawyer's perspective. No other text puts concepts into practice so effectively while teaching students why business law matters to their future careers. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

✏Book Title : Cengage Advantage Books Fundamentals of Business Law Today Summarized Cases
✏Author : Roger LeRoy Miller
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2015-01-01
✏Pages : 848
✏ISBN : 9781305482470
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Cengage Advantage Books Fundamentals of Business Law Today Summarized Cases Book Summary : Packed with 2013 and 2014 cases, FUNDAMENTALS OF BUSINESS LAW TODAY: SUMMARIZED CASES, 10e covers core business law topics like contracts and sales in a concise paperback. Summarized cases integrated throughout the text illustrate key points of law without unnecessary detail. Intended for the one-term course focused primarily on contracts and sales, the text condenses the latest legal topics--including cyberlaw, health-care, financial reform, and more--for quick comprehension. An entire chapter is devoted to Internet Law, Social Media, and Privacy. Current, abbreviated, and affordable, FUNDAMENTALS OF BUSINESS LAW TODAY: SUMMARIZED CASES, 10e provides an easy-to-understand alternative to traditional Business Law texts. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.