The Leading eBooks Store Online
3,603,993 members ⚫ 1,165,375 ebooks
New to eBooks.com?Learn more
- Bestsellers - This Week
- Foreign Language Study
- Bestsellers - Last 6 months
- Graphic Books
- Health & Fitness
- Political Science
- Biography & Autobiography
- Psychology & Psychiatry
- Body Mind & Spirit
- House & Home
- Business & Economics
- Children's & Young Adult Fiction
- Juvenile Nonfiction
- Language Arts & Disciplines
- Crafts & Hobbies
- Science Fiction
- Current Events
- Literary Collections
- Literary Criticism
- Literary Fiction
- Social Science
- The Environment
- Sports & Recreation
- Family & Relationships
- Study Aids
- Folklore & Mythology
- Food and Wine
- Performing Arts
- True Crime
- Foreign Language Books
Most popular at the top
- Princeton University Press 2010; US$ 24.95 US$ 19.96
To many outsiders, mathematicians appear to think like computers, grimly grinding away with a strict formal logic and moving methodically--even algorithmically--from one black-and-white deduction to another. Yet mathematicians often describe their most important breakthroughs as creative, intuitive responses to ambiguity, contradiction, and paradox.... more...
- Touchstone 1986; US$ 14.99
Talking comes naturally?but getting people to listen is an art. This guide provides you with practical, proven strategies for mastering the art of effective, persuasive communication?the skill most essential to your enjoyment of other people and the achievement of personal success. more...
- ABC-CLIO 1997; US$ 64.00
Due to state and federally mandated programs, local governments are increasingly resorting to innovative and alternative means of performing their functions because taxpayers are becoming more resistant to tax increases. Certain conditions need to exist for governmental innovation to be possible. This work explores these situations, using case studies... more...
- ABC-CLIO 1994; US$ 49.95
This is the second volume in the series that focuses on the International Objective Measurement Workshops and the work of Georg Rasch. In the area of practice, two major clusters of new work are reported in this volume: a national pilot study of computer-adaptive testing in professional licensure and applications of a type of Rasch model called the... more...
- Lexington Books 2009; US$ 104.99
Since the Chinese economic reform was realized in the early 1990s, a significant revolution has been launched socially, economically, and politically in China. At present, China is an indispensable actor in the international arena, so that the transitionsdomestically bring about substantial influence on the whole world. Dynamics of Local Governance... more...
- Infinite Ideas 2005; US$ 4.95
Some people have the inside track on everything. They look ten years younger than they are, they wangle cheap flights all over the world and still get upgraded, they talk their way out of parking tickets, and get glamorous jobs they're not really up to. Well, now it's your turn. more...
- Crown/Archetype 2010; US$ 12.95
to be stuck in a tornado? ?[It] is exactly the feel of a freight train approaching?that low, ever-louder howl and the shuddering ground.? to participate in an orgy? ?And all the while, the thought that keeps going through your mind (and through the cab ride home, and into breakfast the next day): ?I?m at an orgy! I?m at an orgy!?? to have... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2003; US$ 64.00
African American women are dying younger?and at a higher rate?than their white counterparts. Collins shows us how stress plays a role in many of the most common fatal diseases, including heart disease, hypertension, cancer, and diabetes. Studies worldwide have revealed the relationship of stress to disease, citing evidence that African American women... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2005; US$ 70.00
Public procurement the purchase of goods and services by governments and state-owned enterprises accounts for about 15 per cent of GDP in OECD countries and is highly exposed to corruption. Both public and private actors in the procurement process may be tempted to divert goods and services or public funds for their personal use.... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2001; US$ 61.00
This review of Iceland's environmental conditions and policies evaluates progress in reducing the pollution burden, improving natural resource management, integrating environmental and economic policies, and strengthening international co-operation. The analyses presented are supported by a broad range of economic and environmental data. more...