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Let a professor who used to be a financial executive and CFO introduce you to today's most important financial management topics within the pages of PRACTICAL FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, Eighth Edition. Author William R. Lasher uses his experience as a CFO to give you an insider's look into the issues and challenges facing financial managers every day. From hidden agendas to decision maker biases and their effect on the analyses of financial proposals, you will see principles in action in this dynamic text. You will examine the latest developments, like activist investors who put pressure on companies to change their ways and behavioral finance which uses psychological ideas to explain financial markets. Dr. Lasher keeps the presentation as relevant and practical as it is engaging with a thorough approach that's ideal for today's business students. He has made the necessary mathematics simple and easy to follow and included lots of worked out examples to show you how to do homework problems. Develop the first-hand understanding of financial management you'll need for your future success with PRACTICAL FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, Eighth Edition.

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9781305869158 | 8 lslf edition (South-Western Pub, January 1, 2016), cover price $262.95 | About this edition: Let a professor who used to be a financial executive and CFO introduce you to today's most important financial management topics within the pages of PRACTICAL FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, Eighth Edition.
9781133593683 | 7 har/psc edition (South-Western Pub, January 31, 2013), cover price $305.95 | About this edition: Book is completely new.
9780324145915 | Hardcover with CD edition (South-Western Pub, March 1, 2002), cover price $161.95 | also contains Renewable Energy Integration: Practical Management of Variability, Uncertainty, and Flexibility in Power Grids | About this edition: A text that offers clear, concise, and practical real world treatment of key financial management topics with the assumption that students have little knowledge of financial concepts.
9780324006742 | South-Western Pub, July 1, 1999, cover price $176.95 | also contains The Wiley Blackwell Companion to The Sociology of Families, The Wiley-blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Families | About this edition: A text that offers clear, concise, and practical real world treatment of key financial management topics with the assumption that the reader has little knowledge of financial concepts.
9780314201867 | Bk&disk edition (West Group, October 1, 1996), cover price $98.95 | also contains Design by Ikea: A Cultural History | About this edition: Covers all the major topics in financial management, but presents the material clearly and concisely, with the assumption that the readers have little knowledge of financial concepts.
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By Froma Walsh (editor)

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9781462502554 | 4th edition (Guilford Pubn, November 29, 2011), cover price $90.00
9781572308169 | 3 edition (Guilford Pubn, December 20, 2002), cover price $80.00

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Product Description: This book assembles 11 of the leading thinkers and researchers in the field of family psychology to create a compendium summarizing both what psychology researchers have learned about the family and where the field should be going next...read more
By Wendy S. Grolnick (editor) and James P. McHale (editor)

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9780805837971 | Routledge, October 1, 2001, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: This book assembles 11 of the leading thinkers and researchers in the field of family psychology to create a compendium summarizing both what psychology researchers have learned about the family and where the field should be going next.

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9781138003637 | Routledge, June 9, 2014, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: This book assembles 11 of the leading thinkers and researchers in the field of family psychology to create a compendium summarizing both what psychology researchers have learned about the family and where the field should be going next.

Miscellaneous:

9780585394213 | Routledge, November 12, 2001, cover price $99.95

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Product Description: A text that offers clear, concise, and practical real world treatment of key financial management topics with the assumption that the reader has little knowledge of financial concepts. Advanced math is eliminated from the theory sections and everyday math is geared towards the ability of the typical business student, supported by numerous worked-out examples and graphical and intuitive presentations of math where appropriate...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780324006742, titled "Practical Financial Management" | South-Western Pub, July 1, 1999, cover price $176.95 | also contains Practical Financial Management, The Wiley Blackwell Companion to The Sociology of Families | About this edition: A text that offers clear, concise, and practical real world treatment of key financial management topics with the assumption that the reader has little knowledge of financial concepts.

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Product Description: Written by an international team of experts, this comprehensive volume investigates modern-day family relationships, partnering, and parenting set against a backdrop of rapid social, economic, cultural, and technological change. Covers a broad range of topics, including social inequality, parenting practices, children’s work, changing patterns of citizenship, multi-cultural families, and changes in welfare state protection for families Includes many European, North American and Asian examples written by a team of experts from across five continents Features coverage of previously neglected groups, including immigrant and transnational families as well as families of gays and lesbians Demonstrates how studying social change in families is fundamental for understanding the transformations in individual and social life across the globe Extensively reworked from the original Companion published over a decade ago: three-quarters of the material is completely new, and the remainder has been comprehensively updated...read more
By Martin Richards (editor), Jacqueline Scott (editor) and Judith Treas (editor)

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9780470673539 | Blackwell Pub, May 12, 2014, cover price $200.95 | About this edition: Written by an international team of experts, this comprehensive volume investigates modern-day family relationships, partnering, and parenting set against a backdrop of rapid social, economic, cultural, and technological change.
9780324006742, titled "Practical Financial Management" | South-Western Pub, July 1, 1999, cover price $176.95 | also contains Practical Financial Management, The Wiley-blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Families | About this edition: A text that offers clear, concise, and practical real world treatment of key financial management topics with the assumption that the reader has little knowledge of financial concepts.

By Ruth Lewis (editor)

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9781137396426 | Reprint edition (Palgrave Macmillan, May 16, 2014), cover price $40.00

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Product Description: The Fourth Edition of James M. White, David M. Klein, and Todd F. Martin’s best-selling Family Theories: An Introduction offers a thorough and accessible approach to the most current perspectives

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9781452270180 | 4th edition (Sage Pubns, February 19, 2014), cover price $92.00 | About this edition: The Fourth Edition of James M.

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9780199860012 | 3 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, February 17, 2012), cover price $65.95

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Product Description: This collection focuses on the real life experiences of conducting emprical research about families and relationships, with an emphasis on the actualities of doing research and the experiences of being a researcher.
By Roona Simpson (editor)

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9780230252448 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 15, 2011, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: This collection focuses on the real life experiences of conducting emprical research about families and relationships, with an emphasis on the actualities of doing research and the experiences of being a researcher.

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Product Description: Sacred Matters explores the multi-disciplinary literature about the role of religion in family life and provides new research and a new theory about ways various aspects of the sacred are helpful and harmful. The authors hope that their new conceptual framework will stimulate new research and encourage the creation of new intervention programs designed to help families...read more

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9780415887441 | Taylor & Francis, October 25, 2011, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Sacred Matters explores the multi-disciplinary literature about the role of religion in family life and provides new research and a new theory about ways various aspects of the sacred are helpful and harmful.

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9780415887458 | Taylor & Francis, October 26, 2011, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Sacred Matters explores the multi-disciplinary literature about the role of religion in family life and provides new research and a new theory about ways various aspects of the sacred are helpful and harmful.

This advanced text carefully examines state-of-the-art research and theories of family communication and family relationships. In addition to presenting cutting-edge research, authors Chris Segrin and Jeanne Flora focus on classic theories and research findings that have influenced and revolutionized the way scholars conceptualize family interaction. Showing that answers to many questions about family communication can be found in current scientific research, the book introduces readers to fundamental issues in the study of family communication; explores what is known about communication in different types of families and family relationships; and examines problematic issues in family communication. Family Communication offers a thorough and up-to-date presentation of scientific research in family communication for students and teachers of family communication, as well as professionals who work with families. Undergraduate readers will find the text to be accessible, engaging andeasy to understand while graduate students and professionals will utilize the work as a comprehensive reference to classic and contemporary research on family communication and relationships.

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9780805847970 | Routledge, September 30, 2004, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: This advanced text carefully examines state-of-the-art research and theories of family communication and family relationships.

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9780805847987 | Routledge, September 30, 2004, cover price $79.95

Miscellaneous:

9781410611154 | Routledge, October 27, 2004, cover price $75.95

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Product Description: Family Communication carefully examines state-of-the-art research and theories of family communication and family relationships. In addition to presenting cutting-edge research, it focuses on classic theories and research findings that have influenced and revolutionized the way scholars conceptualize family interaction...read more

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9780415876339 | 2 edition (Routledge, May 4, 2011), cover price $245.00

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9780415876346 | 2 reprint edition (Routledge, May 4, 2011), cover price $99.95 | About this edition: Family Communication carefully examines state-of-the-art research and theories of family communication and family relationships.

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Product Description: What goes on "behind closed doors" in families is examined in this text. Through his storytelling style, Randy Day introduces readers to the family processes approach – the strategies and behaviors families use to achieve goals. The emphasis is on how families work and interact rather than on the psychological, sociological, or economic processes...read more

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9781841697611 | 5th edition (Taylor & Francis, July 28, 2009), cover price $75.00 | About this edition: What goes on "behind closed doors" in families is examined in this text.

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9780805840384 | 4th edition (Lawrence Erlbaum Assoc Inc, November 1, 2002), cover price $64.95 | About this edition: Written for undergraduate level courses on family processes, family studies, introduction to the family, family communication, and dynamics of the family, this thoroughly class-tested new edition examines what is known about what goes on "behind closed doors" in families.

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Product Description: Much academic writing on families reflects the ideal of non-involvement and distanced subject matter. Toward More Family-Centered Family Sciences suggests that the family sciences, in their effort to be scientific, have perpetuated this distance between researcher and subject, to the detriment of both...read more

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9780739126738 | Lexington Books, February 15, 2009, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Much academic writing on families reflects the ideal of non-involvement and distanced subject matter.

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9780739126745 | Lexington Books, November 1, 2010, cover price $44.99 | About this edition: Much academic writing on families reflects the ideal of non-involvement and distanced subject matter.

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Product Description: Written by a team of experts, Exploring Family Theories, Second Edition, is a combined text/reader that integrates theory with research and applications. Presenting a diverse variety of perspectives, it offers students a unique and highly readable introduction to family theories...read more

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9780195377712 | 2 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, October 14, 2008), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Written by a team of experts, Exploring Family Theories, Second Edition, is a combined text/reader that integrates theory with research and applications.
9781933220826 | 2 edition (Roxbury Pub Co, October 15, 2007), cover price $40.00
9780195330328 | 1 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, April 13, 2007), cover price $47.95 | About this edition: Exploring Family Theories integrates theory with research and applications--offering a highly readable introduction to family theories.
9781931719179 | Roxbury Pub Co, October 1, 2003, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: "This is an excellent theory book.

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Tackling issues relevant to family life today, this authoritative Companion shows why studying social change in families is fundamental for understanding the transformations in individual and social life, across the globe. Contains original essays by expert contributors on a wide range of topics relating to the sociology of families. Includes coverage of social inequality, parenting practices, children’s work, the changing patterns of citizenship, and multi-cultural families. Gives special attention to European and North American examples. Discusses previously neglected groups, including immigrant families and gays and lesbians. Explores how revolutionary changes in aging, longevity, and sexual behavior have radically affected the experience of different generations, and the relationships between them.
By Jacqueline Scott (editor)

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9780631221586 | Blackwell Pub, December 12, 2003, cover price $225.00 | About this edition: Tackling issues relevant to family life today, this authoritative Companion shows why studying social change in families is fundamental for understanding the transformations in individual and social life, across the globe.

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9781405175630 | Blackwell Pub, November 16, 2007, cover price $63.95

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Product Description: Building upon the success of two previous bestselling editions, the Third Edition of Family Theories continues to be the ideal resource for readers wishing to develop an understanding of sophisticated ideas about families and marriages...read more

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9781412937474 | 3 edition (Sage Pubns, August 28, 2007), cover price $79.95 | About this edition: Building upon the success of two previous bestselling editions, the Third Edition of Family Theories continues to be the ideal resource for readers wishing to develop an understanding of sophisticated ideas about families and marriages.
9780761920649 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns, June 18, 2002), cover price $119.00 | About this edition: This solid revision of the best-selling Family Theories remains the only single-volume textbook to present family theory in a clear, approachable manner appropriate for both advanced undergraduate and beginning graduate students.

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9781412937481 | 3 edition (Sage Pubns, August 29, 2007), cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Building upon the success of two previous bestselling editions, the Third Edition of Family Theories continues to be the ideal resource for readers wishing to develop an understanding of sophisticated ideas about families and marriages.
9780761920656 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns, June 18, 2002), cover price $58.95 | About this edition: This solid revision of the best-selling Family Theories remains the only single-volume textbook to present family theory in a clear, approachable manner appropriate for both advanced undergraduate and beginning graduate students.

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Product Description: Many dimensions of family life have changed. Age at marriage has risen, arranged marriages and extended families have declined, intergenerational relationships have been altered, and contraceptive usage has become widespread. Until now, most explanations have focused on structural influences that emphasize changes in social and economic circumstances and constraints...read more
By Rukmalie Jayakody (editor) and Arland Thornton (editor)

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9780805860696 | 1 edition (Taylor & Francis, July 25, 2007), cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Many dimensions of family life have changed.

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9780805860702 | Routledge Academic, July 25, 2007, cover price $53.95 | About this edition: Many dimensions of family life have changed.

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9781412914024 | Sage Pubns, February 15, 2007, cover price $110.00

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9781412914031, titled "Qualitative Methods for Family Studies & Human Development" | Sage Pubns, February 15, 2007, cover price $84.00

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Product Description: This work constructs a Neo-functionalist theoretical framework that is built on Parsionian sociological theory with updated reflections through Neo-functionalism with a reliance on the sociological theorist, Jeffrey Alexander. The author outlines how theory is used, presents Parsons' theory of the family, critiques it, and with Neo-functionalist insights, creates the theoretical framework...read more

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9780773462717 | Edwin Mellen Pr, January 30, 2005, cover price $129.95 | About this edition: This work constructs a Neo-functionalist theoretical framework that is built on Parsionian sociological theory with updated reflections through Neo-functionalism with a reliance on the sociological theorist, Jeffrey Alexander.

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Product Description: Readings in Family Theory by unknown. Sage Publications,2004
By Thomas R. Chibucos (editor), Randall W. Leite (editor) and David L. Weis (editor)

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9781412905701 | Sage Pubns, December 9, 2004, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Readings in Family Theory by unknown.

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Product Description: Advancing Family Theories explores two contemporary theories of the family - rational choice theory and transition theory. These diametrically different approaches illuminate what differing theories reveal about families. The book also discusses how meta-theories can assist in building and refining theory and offers insight on the "understanding versus explanation" debate...read more

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9780761929055 | Sage Pubns, September 7, 2004, cover price $91.00 | About this edition: Advancing Family Theories explores two contemporary theories of the family - rational choice theory and transition theory.

Product Description: This report examines current practice regarding the use of demographic indicators to define and measure the concept of the family, both in statistical and sociological terms. The study indicates that the only statistically meaningful unit for the creation of family indicators is the household, as the family remains a variable concept determined by social and political factors...read more

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9789211302257 | United Nations Pubns, November 1, 2003, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: This report examines current practice regarding the use of demographic indicators to define and measure the concept of the family, both in statistical and sociological terms.

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Product Description: This resource for social work professionals and students explores the challenges of doing research with families and the key methods used. Discussed are critical approaches to research with families, including action research, focus groups, and participant observation, with special attention paid to the vulnerable position these families are often in as clients of social services and as research subjects...read more
By Robyn Munford (editor) and Jackie Sanders (editor)

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9781865089096 | Allen & Unwin, September 1, 2003, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: This resource for social work professionals and students explores the challenges of doing research with families and the key methods used.

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