The Flipped College Classroom Conceptualized and Re-Conceptualized

The Flipped College Classroom Conceptualized and Re-Conceptualized

This book provides a descriptive, progressive narrative on the flipped classroom including its history, connection to theory, structure, and strategies for implementation. Important questions to consider when evaluating the purpose and effectiveness of flipping are answered. The book also highlights case studies of flipped higher education classrooms within five different subject areas. Each case study is similarly structured to highlight the reasons behind flipping, principles guiding fl…

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Underwater warriors

Underwater warriors

Enter the fascinating and elite world of secret naval units–the frogmen and commandos who waged war with midget submarines and human torpedoes. These subs, which came to prominence during World War Two, were potent weapons, better able than any other craft to penetrate deep into enemy waters and close in on unsuspecting targets. Here is their history, including the derivatives (like small submersibles), operational details, brave underwater warriors who manned them, daring attacks, and futur…

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The Rails 3 Way, 2nd Edition

The Rails 3 Way, 2nd Edition

The Rails™ 3 Way is a comprehensive resource that digs into the new features in Rails 3 and perhaps more importantly, the rationale behind them.
—Yehuda Katz, Rails Core
The Bible for Ruby on Rails Application Development
Ruby on Rails strips complexity from the development process, enabling professional developers to focus on what matters most: delivering business value via clean and maintainable code. The Rails™ 3 Way is the only comprehensive, authoritative guide to delivering production…

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The Forbidden Universe: The Occult Origins of Science and the Search for the Mind of God

The Forbidden Universe: The Occult Origins of Science and the Search for the Mind of God

Secret societies, famous scientists, ancient Egyptian mysticism, and a fascinating addition to the god-versus-science debate: the Catholic Church. By the bestselling authors of The Templar Revelation and Mary Magdalene, The Forbidden Universe reveals how the foundations of modern science were based around a desire to destroy the church. The great pioneering scientists of the Renaissance and the early Enlightenment (including Copernicus, Galileo, and Sir Isaac Newton) were fervent devotees of …

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The New York Times Book of the Dead: 320 Print and 10,000 Digital Obituaries of Extraordinary People

The New York Times Book of the Dead: 320 Print and 10,000 Digital Obituaries of Extraordinary People

The obituary page of The New York Times is a celebration of extraordinary lives. This groundbreaking package includes 300 obits in the book with exclusive online access to 10,000 more of the most important and fascinating obituaries the Times has ever published. The Times’ obituary editor, William McDonald, selected 320 of the most important and influential obits from the newspaper’s archives. In chapters like “Stage and Screen,” “Titans of Business,” “The Notorious,” “Scientists and Healers,…

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Python Unlocked

Python Unlocked

Key Features

Write smarter, bug-free, high performance code with minimal effort
Uncover the best tools and options available to Python developers today
Deploy decorators, design patters, and various optimization techniques to use Python 3.5 effectively

Book Description
Python is a versatile programming language that can be used for a wide range of technical tasks―computation, statistics, data analysis, game development, and more. Though Python is easy to learn, it’s range of features means…

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Posterior Capsular Rupture A Practical Guide to Prevention and Management

Posterior Capsular Rupture A Practical Guide to Prevention and Management

Posterior Capsular Rupture: A Practical Guide to Prevention and Management addresses a nightmare of every cataract surgeon: a posterior capsular rupture. The book details each aspect of the process, from prevention of a posterior capsular rupture to management and IOL…

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