Description : Providing an understanding of the relationship with death, both as an individual and as a member of society. This book is intended to contribute to your understanding of your relationship with death, both as an individual and as a member of society. Kastenbaum shows how individual and societal attitudes influence both how and when we die and how we live and deal with the knowledge of death and loss. Robert Kastenbaum is a renowned scholar who developed one of the world's first death education courses and introduced the first text for this market. This landmark text draws on contributions from the social and behavioral sciences as well as the humanities, such as history, religion, philosophy, literature, and the arts, to provide thorough coverage of understanding death and the dying process. Learning Goals Upon completing this book, readers should be able to: -Understand the relationship with death, both as an individual and as a member of society -See how social forces and events affect the length of our lives, how we grieve, and how we die -Learn how dying people are perceived and treated in our society and what can be done to provide the best possible care -Master an understanding of continuing developments and challenges to hospice (palliative care). -Understand what is becoming of faith and doubt about an afterlife
Description : Paul Jenna, M.D.,PhD., architect of the Double-Helix Download (DHD), the world's first Trillionaire, has discovered how to download DNA directly into the Human Body which corrects and repairs any flaws in evolutionary or somatic genetic sequencing. But he has also found the one entity that he had not bargained for: the Cerebral location of the Human Soul. He and his assassin, Aquataine, rule the present world from their lofty urban headquarters but the doctor has only now realized that this knowledge has come from the Dark Prince himself, Lucifer, who will use these secrets to download Evil directly into a person's NeuralNet.Lucifer will now be able to download each and every Human Soul into his fiery lair by simple electronic transmission. Then Lucifer will prepare for his battle with Michael, the ArchAngel: the FireSword, in his attempt to take back the Heavenly sanctuary that he is convinced still belongs to him. Dr. Samantha Akers, Archeologist: finder of Lost Objects, uncovers a modern relic buried under tons of Time that warns the world of the awesome power of the DHD. She and Paul race towards the final supernatural confrontation that will decide the fate of the entire world.
Description : Child Pornography: Law and Policy draws on interdisciplinary work in order to critically address the law relating to child pornography.
Description : Companion CD includes SQL Anywhere Studio 9 Developer Edition (for Windows), all the code from the examples and full BNF from the book in HTML format!SQL Anywhere Studio 9 Developers Guide describes in detail how to administer and program SQL Anywhere, the leading relational database for mobile, distributed, and embedded applications. This book focuses on the various tasks performed during the life cycle of a typical database, such as creating tables and other schema objects, and inserting, selecting, updating, and deleting data. Additional topics include packaging SQL code into procedures, triggers, and events; distributing data across multiple databases using MobiLink; protecting the database from disaster; and tuning for performance.
Description : "This book combines practical and effective classroom practices with the latest technological research findings utilized in literacy instruction"--Provided by publisher.
Description : The Internet is a fun and exciting place for people of all ages. However, it can also be a dangerous place for children. Protect Your Child on the Internet explains what those dangers are and how you can protect your child.The book describes, in non-technical language, how you can see where your children have been surfing on the net, and how to block what can hurt them.The Internet has become an important part of almost every child's life, allowing them to learn and explore a wealth of knowledge about every topic in the world. For many children, it has also become the main communication line to their friends. But this technology is inherent with dangers - parents now have the added responsibility of learning how to make their child's Internet activities safe.This book shows parents what the dangers are and provides simple solutions so that parents can make the Internet an educational and exciting experience for their children.
Description : Do you want to develop Web sites without the help of a programmer? Lucky for you there’s DotNetNuke, a content management system that allows you to build and maintain dynamic Web sites just by using a Web browser. DotNetNuke For Dummies helps you get down to business and shows you how to create a user-friendly Web site. You’ll find out how you can build and manage a flexible, versatile site with all the advantages an open-source application offers, use convenient modules, build a community, and save some money at the same time. This plain-English guide lets you discover how to: Install, run, and troubleshoot DotNetNuke Change and customize portal settings Add and manage pages on your site Make your site look professional Deliver contents with Text/HTML Add news feeds, online surveys, and banners Interact with visitors through blogging, feedback comments, and forums Create an e-business Customize the look of your site with exciting components This book features cool new modules that will meet every Web site’s need, both commercial and personal. With DotNetNuke For Dummies, you’ll get up to speed with this wonderful online tool and create your own corner of the World Wide Web!
Description : EARLY CHILDHOOD EXPERIENCES IN LANGUAGE ARTS: EARLY LITERACY, Eleventh Edition responds to national legislation, professional standards, and public concern about the development of young children's language and foundational literacy skills by providing current research-based instructional strategies in early language development. Activities throughout emphasize the relationship between listening, speaking, reading, writing (print), and viewing in language arts areas. This text addresses the cultural and ethnic diversity of children and provides techniques and tips for adapting curricula. Theory is followed by how-to suggestions and plentiful examples of classic books and stories, poems, finger plays, flannel board and alphabet experiences, puppetry, language games, drama, and phonemic and phonetic awareness activities. Students will also learn how, as teachers, they can best interact with children to promote appropriate language development, and how they can create a print-rich environment in the classroom. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : Every parent wants to help their children make wise choices. Now Bill and Pam Farrel, bestselling authors of Men Are Like Waffles--Women Are Like Spaghetti, bring their trademark humor and characteristic wisdom to one of the scariest topics of all: teaching kids about sex. With the lessons in this book, parents will be able to clearly articulate God's view of sex lay a foundation for healthy conversation help their children internalize a godly value system layer in valuable information so a child is prepared for each life stage protect their children by giving them the right information at the appropriate time Full of real-life examples, biblical inspiration, and laugh-out-loud illustrations, 10 Questions Kids Ask About Sex will engage parents and enable them to succeed!