Loose Leaf for AM GOV 2017 2018

Author: Ralph Baker
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 1259444937
Release Date: 2016-12-20
Genre: Social Science

Designed with today’s students in mind, AM GOV is a concise, magazine style program that teaches students how to think critically, and politically. With an emphasis on current events, AM GOV engages its readers through approachable content and digital tools that are proven to help students better understand and connect with the concepts and language used in the AM GOV course.

American Government and Politics Today Essentials 2017 2018 Edition

Author: Barbara A. Bardes
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337091213
Release Date: 2016-12-05
Genre: Education

AMERICAN GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS TODAY: THE ESSENTIALS, 2017-2018 Edition, inspires students to join the exciting process of being active, informed citizens. Unbiased, concisely organized, and updated with Election 2016 coverage, the text's fundamental theme continues to be the importance of participating in active citizenship, emphasizing critical thinking about political issues and encouraging students to become involved in the political process. With a keen understanding of the needs and interests of today's students, the authors incorporate compelling and thought-provoking current examples to stimulate learning and excitement. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

American Government and Politics Today 2017 2018 Edition Loose Leaf Version

Author: Lynne E. Ford
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
ISBN: 1337099198
Release Date: 2017-01-01
Genre:

AMERICAN GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS TODAY is known nationwide for its balanced, unbiased, and modern coverage of constitutional, governmental, political, social, and economic structures and their processes. The book provides the knowledge that allows students to make informed choices, encourages them to play an active role in the decision-making process, and promotes their enthusiastic participation in the world around them by giving them the tools they need to get involved. The 2017-2018 edition's updates include in-depth coverage of the 2016 elections. MindTap for American Government, Cengage Learning's fully online learning solution, is available and fully integrated with this text.

Latin America 2017 2018

Author: Blair Turner
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781475835151
Release Date: 2017-08-25
Genre: Reference

A comprehensive, timely, and entertaining account of the political, cultural, and economic dynamics of more than thirty discrete countries of the Western Hemisphere, this book is updated each year, providing students with the most recent information possible. The information is presented in an objective, balanced, non-ideological context, allowing the readers to formulate their own opinions. In addition to examining individual countries, the book views Latin America as a mosaic region as a whole and emphasizes its growing influence on the world stage. Besides providing accurate and timely information on the historical and political forces that have shaped each nation, it also examines the leading cultural figures and forces, from eighteenth-century writers to twentieth-century composers and singing stars to twenty-first-century filmmakers and actors. Finally, it describes the social and economic challenges that continue to afflict this exciting and emerging region.

Loose Leaf for Fundamentals of Taxation 2018 Edition

Author: Frederick Niswander
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 1260007170
Release Date: 2017-12-08
Genre: Business & Economics

Emphasizing a hands-on approach to tax education, every concept introduced in Fundamentals of Taxation includes meaningful exercises that allow students to reinforce what they are learning. This book is designed to not only expose beginning tax students to tax law, but to also teach the practical intricacies involved in the preparation of a tax return. To train tomorrow’s tax preparers to handle the complex U.S. tax law, Fundamentals of Taxation’s author team has devised four primary teaching advantages: The text is organized closely to follow the IRS tax forms. Actual tax forms are incorporated throughout the text, giving students the opportunity to understand the principles behind tax law while they learn how to work with clients to obtain the information they will need to complete tax forms. Proper reporting of tax issues are illustrated. The authors present a tax issue, discuss the legal requirements, illustrate the proper tax form placement, and show the completed form in the text, mixing practical and legal implications of tax preparation. Integration of an individual income tax software package (TaxACT). he authors supplement the text with citations of relevant tax authorities such as the Internal Revenue Code, Treasury Regulations, Revenue Rulings, Revenue Procedures, and court cases.

Der Report der Magd

Author: Margaret Atwood
Publisher: Piper ebooks
ISBN: 9783492970594
Release Date: 2017-04-03
Genre: Fiction

Die provozierende Vision eines totalitären Staats, in dem Frauen keine Rechte haben: Die Dienerin Desfred besitzt etwas, was ihr alle Machthaber, Wächter und Spione nicht nehmen können, nämlich ihre Hoffnung auf ein Entkommen, auf Liebe, auf Leben ... Margaret Atwoods »Report der Magd« wurde zum Kultbuch einer ganzen Generation und von Volker Schlöndorff unter dem Titel »Die Geschichte der Dienerin« verfilmt.

54 Minuten

Author: Marieke Nijkamp
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 9783104903965
Release Date: 2017-09-21
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Nr. 1 »New York Times«-Bestseller Marieke Nijkamps packender Roman, der zum Riesenüberraschungserfolg in den USA wurde, behandelt ein brisantes Thema und wirkt wie ein Echo aktueller Ereignisse: Amok in der Schule. 54 Minuten, die alles zerstören Es passiert nicht viel im verschlafenen Opportunity, Alabama. Wie immer hält die Direktorin in der Aula der Highschool ihre Begrüßungsrede zum neuen Schulhalbjahr. Es ist dieselbe Ansprache wie in jedem Schulhalbjahr. Währenddessen sind zwei Schüler in das Büro der Schulleitung geschlichen, um Akten zu lesen. Draußen auf dem Sportgelände trainieren fünf Schüler und ihr Coach auf der Laufbahn für die neue Leichtathletiksaison. Wie immer ist die Rede der Dirketorin exakt um zehn Uhr zu Ende. Aber heute ist alles anders. Als Schüler und Lehrer die Aula verlassen wollen, kann man die Türen nicht mehr öffnen. Einer beginnt zu schießen. Tyler greift seine Schule an und macht alle fertig, die ihm unrecht getan haben. Aus der Sicht von vier Jugendlichen entfaltet sich der Amoklauf, bis die letzte Kugel verschossen ist.