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Takes a narrative, ''nuts-and-bolts'' approach to mass communication, with substantial material applicable to public relations, advertising, broadcasting, and journalism. The book addresses market changes by streamlining some of the traditional news-oriented material and introducing other legal topics of broad concern to communications professionals (i.e., advertising, PR, video production, announcing, magazine editing, etc.). Its approach and pedagogical features make the material easily accessible.

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9780534512644 | Wadsworth Pub Co, July 1, 1996, cover price $100.95 | also contains Splash of Color: A Rainbow of Brilliant Black-and-white Quilts | About this edition: Takes a narrative, ''nuts-and-bolts'' approach to mass communication, with substantial material applicable to public relations, advertising, broadcasting, and journalism.
9780534134525 | Wadsworth Pub Co, February 1, 1993, cover price $74.95 | also contains An M.d.'s Life-saving Health Solutions | About this edition: This text is truly oriented to the modern mass communications student, with substantial material applicable to public relations, advertising and broadcasting, as well as journalism.

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9781133307341 | 7 edition (Cengage Learning, September 4, 2016), cover price $235.95
9780495794172 | 6 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 8, 2010), cover price $250.95 | About this edition: The new edition of COMMUNICATIONS LAW: LIBERTIES, RESTRAINTS, AND THE MODERN MEDIA continues with the reviewer-praised readability, coverage of core topics, and currency that have been its consistent strengths.
9780495050292 | 5th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, May 26, 2006), cover price $263.95 | About this edition: The new edition of COMMUNICATIONS LAW continues with the reviewer-praised readability, coverage of core topics, and currency that have been its consistent strengths.
9780534617950 | Wadsworth Pub Co, August 1, 2003, cover price $113.95 | also contains Romanesque Architecture and Its Sculptural Decoration in Christian Spain 1000-1120: Exploring Frontiers and Defining Identities
9780534513344 | Wadsworth Pub Co, July 1, 2000, cover price $108.95 | also contains A Superior Man | About this edition: The text takes a narrative, nuts-and-bolts approach to the legal issues that affect communications professionals in public relations, advertising, broadcasting, journalism, and the on-line industry.

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Product Description: What happens when ideas presented as science lead us in the wrong direction? History is filled with brilliant ideas that gave rise to disaster, and this book explores the most fascinating—and significant—missteps: from opium's heyday as the pain reliever of choice to recognition of opioids as a major cause of death in the U...read more

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9781426217982 | Natl Geographic Society, February 7, 2017, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: What happens when ideas presented as science lead us in the wrong direction?

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Product Description: Can refocusing conversations between doctors and their patients lead to better health? Despite modern medicine’s infatuation with high-tech gadgetry, the single most powerful diagnostic tool is the doctor-patient conversation, which can uncover the lion’s share of illnesses...read more

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9780807062630 | Beacon Pr, February 7, 2017, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Can refocusing conversations between doctors and their patients lead to better health?

Product Description: Absolventen einer Hochschulausbildung in den Gesundheitsfachberufen mussen Forschungsergebnisse zu konkreten Fragestellungen und fachlichen Problemen kritisch werten und fur die Praxis nutzbar machen konnen. Dieses auf wesentliche Grundlagen fokussierte Lehrbuch zur evidenzbasierten Forschung und Praxis in den Gesundheitsberufen behandelt das Thema erstmalig kompakt und ubersichtlich, mit Ubungen und Fallstudien fur den optimalen Lernerfolg...read more

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9783110443851 | De Gruyter Oldenbourg, January 31, 2017, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: Absolventen einer Hochschulausbildung in den Gesundheitsfachberufen mussen Forschungsergebnisse zu konkreten Fragestellungen und fachlichen Problemen kritisch werten und fur die Praxis nutzbar machen konnen.

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Product Description: Winner of the 2018 Gold National Health Information Award and 2018 APEX Merit Award!NBC Today show nutrition and diet guru Madelyn Fernstrom and award-winning neuroscientist and pharmacologist John Fernstrom —partnering with AARP— present the ultimate guide to food and medicine interaction...read more

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9781510715387 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, January 24, 2017, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Winner of the 2018 Gold National Health Information Award and 2018 APEX Merit Award!

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Product Description: The first book for the general public about mindfulness and medical practice, a groundbreaking, intimate exploration of how doctors think and what matters most—safe, effective, patient-centered, compassionate care—from the foremost expert in the field...read more

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9781501121715 | Scribner, January 24, 2017, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: The first book for the general public about mindfulness and medical practice, a groundbreaking, intimate exploration of how doctors think and what matters most—safe, effective, patient-centered, compassionate care—from the foremost expert in the field.

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Product Description: How the hidden trade in our sensitive medical information became a multibillion-dollar business, but has done little to improve our health-care outcomesHidden to consumers, patient medical data has become a multibillion-dollar worldwide trade industry between our health-care providers, drug companies, and a complex web of middlemen...read more

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9780807033340 | Beacon Pr, January 10, 2017, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: How the hidden trade in our sensitive medical information became a multibillion-dollar business, but has done little to improve our health-care outcomesHidden to consumers, patient medical data has become a multibillion-dollar worldwide trade industry between our health-care providers, drug companies, and a complex web of middlemen.

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Product Description: An important check-up on our health-care system--and what urgently needs fixing--from a respected doctor and passionate Medicare advocate.     Ahmed is a diabetic taxi driver who can't afford to renew his prescriptions; Susan, a 75-year old patient who went to Emergency for severe flu symptoms, ended up with a broken hip from falling down in her hospital room and was later discharged without her blood pressure meds...read more

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9780735232594 | Allen Lane, January 10, 2017, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: An important check-up on our health-care system--and what urgently needs fixing--from a respected doctor and passionate Medicare advocate.

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Product Description: The need for informed analyses of health policy is now greater than ever. The twelve essays in this volume show that public debates routinely bypass complex ethical, sociocultural, historical, and political questions about how we should address ideals of justice and equality in health care...read more
By Rebecca Walker (editor)

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9781469630342 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, November 7, 2016, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: The need for informed analyses of health policy is now greater than ever.

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9781469630359 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, November 7, 2016, cover price $34.95

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Product Description: Amid the cactus wilds some two hundred miles from Hollywood lies a privileged oasis called Desert D'Or. It is a place for starlets and would-be starlets, directors, studio execs, and the well-groomed lowlifes who cater to them. And, as imagined by Norman Mailer in this blistering classic of 1950s Hollywood, Desert D'Or is a moral proving ground, where men and women discover what they really want—and how far they are willing to go to get it...read more

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9780812986150, titled "The Deer Park" | Random House Inc, October 20, 2015, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Amid the cactus wilds some two hundred miles from Hollywood lies a privileged oasis called Desert D’Or.
9780349109978, titled "The Deer Park" | New edition (Gardners Books, October 2, 1997), cover price $20.10 | About this edition: Desert D'Or is the fashionable Californian resort where Hollywood's elite converge when they need a break.
9780375700408, titled "The Deer Park" | Vintage Books, October 1, 1997, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In the Southern California resort town of Desert D'Or, a town controlled for profit by the motion-picture industry, sexual incontinence, avarice, and general corruption taint the lives, relationships, and characters of a select group of men and women.
9780399505317, titled "The Deer Park" | J P Tarcher, February 1, 1981, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: In the Southern California resort town of Desert D'Or, a town controlled for profit by the motion-picture industry, sexual incontinence, avarice, and general corruption taint the lives, relationships, and characters of a select group of men and women
9780425032640 | Reissue edition (Berkley Pub Group, November 1, 1976), cover price $2.95 | also contains Health Studies: An Introduction | About this edition: Desert D'Or is the fashionable Californian resort where Hollywood's elite converge when they need a break.

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9781522637189, titled "The Deer Park" | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, October 11, 2016), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Amid the cactus wilds some two hundred miles from Hollywood lies a privileged oasis called Desert D'Or.
9781522637196, titled "The Deer Park" | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, October 11, 2016), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Amid the cactus wilds some two hundred miles from Hollywood lies a privileged oasis called Desert D'Or.

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Product Description: Winner, Lambda Literary Award (LGBT Anthology)The Remedy invites writers and readers to imagine what we need to create healthy, resilient, and thriving LGBTQ communities. This anthology is a diverse collection of real-life stories from queer and trans people on their own health-care experiences and challenges, from gay men living with HIV who remember the systemic resistance to their health-care needs, to a lesbian couple dealing with the experience of cancer, to young trans people who struggle to find health-care providers who treat them with dignity and respect...read more
By Zena Sharman (editor)

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9781551526584 | Arsenal Pulp Pr Ltd, October 11, 2016, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Winner, Lambda Literary Award (LGBT Anthology)The Remedy invites writers and readers to imagine what we need to create healthy, resilient, and thriving LGBTQ communities.

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Product Description: "Includes state statistics & rankings and Census Bureau health coverage report"--Cover.
By Laura Mars (editor)

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9781619259331 | 29 pap/psc edition (Grey House Pub, October 1, 2016), cover price $325.00 | About this edition: "Includes state statistics & rankings and Census Bureau health coverage report"--Cover.

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Product Description: Literary Nonfiction. Memoir. Health. "What is a stroke?" This is the question that plagues Ron Smith as he emerges from the carpet bombing of his brain. THE DEFIANT MIND: LIVING INSIDE A STROKE is a first- person account of a massive ischemic stroke to the brain stem...read more

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9781553804802 | Ronsdale Pr, September 30, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Literary Nonfiction.

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9781553804642 | Reprint edition (Ronsdale Pr, September 30, 2016), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Literary Nonfiction.

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Product Description: Inspired by his viral New York Times article, prize-winning investigative journalist Frank Lalli details how he mastered the ins and outs of health care—and how you, too, can get the best care for your money.Frank Lalli, the former editor of Money and George magazines, has devoted his career to getting to the bottom of a good story...read more

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9781501132865 | Touchstone Books, September 20, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Inspired by his viral New York Times article, prize-winning investigative journalist Frank Lalli details how he mastered the ins and outs of health care—and how you, too, can get the best care for your money.

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Product Description: New York Times Bestselling Author! In this groundbreaking book, bestselling author Jesse Ventura lays out his philosophy on marijuana, and why he’s always been in favor of legalization. Now, more than ever before, our country needs to see full legalization of medical/recreational marijuana and hemp...read more

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9781510714243 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, September 6, 2016, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: New York Times Bestselling Author!

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Product Description: In nearly every medical-decision-making encounter, the physician is at the center of the discussion, with the patient the recipient of the physician's decisions. Dr. Robert Alan McNutt starts from a very different premise: the patient should be at the center...read more

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9781469629179 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, September 6, 2016, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: In nearly every medical-decision-making encounter, the physician is at the center of the discussion, with the patient the recipient of the physician's decisions.

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Product Description: It says something that ‘When the Boer War began the state had been shocked to find that as many as 60 per cent of young men were unfit to fight (i.e. unable to run 100 yards with a rifle).' Pre-NHS, healthcare in Britain was a hit and miss affair with quality dependent on your wealth, and even if you could afford a doctor, or a stay in hospital, your recovery was, to an extent, determined by luck as medical knowledge was still fairly rudimentary...read more

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9781784558154 | Austin Macauley Pub Ltd, August 31, 2016, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: It says something that ‘When the Boer War began the state had been shocked to find that as many as 60 per cent of young men were unfit to fight (i.

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9781784558147 | Austin Macauley Pub Ltd, August 31, 2016, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: It says something that When the Boer War began the state had been shocked to find that as many as 60 per cent of young men were unfit to fight (i.

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Product Description: During and after several long hospital stays for what should have been a simple knee replacement but turned into something much more exhausting, writer Robert Ungar reflects on his deep intrigue with the way hospitals are managed...read more
By Kevin Stillwell (narrator)

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9781522698906 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, August 2, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: During and after several long hospital stays for what should have been a simple knee replacement but turned into something much more exhausting, writer Robert Ungar reflects on his deep intrigue with the way hospitals are managed.

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Product Description: Both comprehensive and accessible, this is an ideal resource for anyone who plans to teach or practice integrated, cost-effective healthcare in the 21st century.• Explores the complexities of interprofessional teamwork and education, addressing both practice and teaching• Discusses how patients are affected by healthcare providers who do not function as a cohesive team and looks at the patient's role in teamwork• Offers a detailed model of interprofessional teamwork based on the authors' experience with a long-term, well-functioning interprofessional healthcare team• Uses illustrative narratives and case studies to provide examples of the concepts and principles presented• Includes a chapter based on interviews with patients and their caregivers to highlight experiences with functional and dysfunctional teams• Presents new topics, such as critical areas of practice (primary care, long-term care, and transitions of care); ethical issues in teamwork; educational theory; the use of narrative; and challenges in sustaining interprofessional educatio...read more

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9781440835094 | 2 edition (Praeger Pub Text, June 30, 2016), cover price $63.00 | About this edition: Both comprehensive and accessible, this is an ideal resource for anyone who plans to teach or practice integrated, cost-effective healthcare in the 21st century.

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9781440845369 | 2 revised edition (Praeger Pub Text, June 30, 2016), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Both comprehensive and accessible, this is an ideal resource for anyone who plans to teach or practice integrated, cost-effective healthcare in the 21st century.

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Product Description: At a time when many Americans may be seeking alternatives to current health care choices, Dr. Knope offers an option that allows patients to directly contract with healthcare providers for individualized care. Using first-hand accounts and plenty of examples of how concierge medicine works, Knope offers a plan for patients looking to make a change to a medical system that is negotiated between doctor and patient, rather than through insurance and pharmaceutical companies...read more
By George Wilson (narrator)

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9781522679745 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 12, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: At a time when many Americans may be seeking alternatives to current health care choices, Dr.

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Product Description: Compared to the diagnoses of forty years ago, the choices and information offered by today's doctors leave you to make the final decision that can, and often does, change your life. In Port in the Storm, neurosurgeon Cole Giller MD, guides you through the difficult and confusing maze of medical choices and tradeoffs, helping you weigh your options with confidence and make a decision you can live with...read more
By Robert Feifar (narrator)

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9781522678137 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 5, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Compared to the diagnoses of forty years ago, the choices and information offered by today's doctors leave you to make the final decision that can, and often does, change your life.

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Product Description: Two leaders in the field of genetics—a bioethicist-health lawyer and an obstetrician-gynecologist geneticist—answer the most pressing questions about the application of new genetics to our universal medicine and what personalized medicine means for individual healthcare...read more

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9780062228260 | Reprint edition (Harperone, June 28, 2016), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Two leaders in the field of genetics—a bioethicist-health lawyer and an obstetrician-gynecologist geneticist—answer the most pressing questions about the application of new genetics to our universal medicine and what personalized medicine means for individual healthcare.
9780393971361, titled "We the People: An Introduction to American Politics" | W W Norton & Co Inc, February 1, 1997, cover price $51.15 | also contains We the People: An Introduction to American Politics | About this edition: Emphasizing the relevance of politics and government in everyday life, We the People, Seventh Edition, continues to provide tools to help students think critically about American government and politics.

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Product Description: America's leaders say the economy is strong and getting stronger. But the safety net that once protected us is fast unraveling. With retirement plans in growing jeopardy while health coverage erodes, more and more economic risk is shifting from government and business onto the fragile shoulders of the American family...read more
By Jeremy Arthur (narrator)

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9781522670575 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, June 21, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: America's leaders say the economy is strong and getting stronger.

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Product Description: Our nation's capacity to care is becoming increasingly stressed as an aging and increasingly unhealthy population collides with a relative reduction in the numbers of clinicians and ever-tightening financial resources. If even the mildest of future-state predictions are to be believed, we need a significant restructuring of our entire healthcare system and its total Capacity to Care, such that we can simultaneously improve care capacity, cost, quality, accessibility, and resource gratification...read more

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9781466593961 | Productivity Pr, June 21, 2016, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Our nation's capacity to care is becoming increasingly stressed as an aging and increasingly unhealthy population collides with a relative reduction in the numbers of clinicians and ever-tightening financial resources.

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Product Description: By the time Susan Blech was 38 years old, she weighed a staggering 468.1 pounds. She binged. She was "only a little chubby," or so she convinced herself. Gripping, sometimes shocking, and ultimately inspiring, Confessions of a Carb Queen is the story of how Susan changed her life to save her life, ultimately losing 250 pounds without surgery...read more
By Aimee Jolson (narrator)

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9781522693963 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, June 14, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: By the time Susan Blech was 38 years old, she weighed a staggering 468.

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