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    Read more about Principles of Macroeconomics for AP® Courses 2e

    Principles of Macroeconomics for AP® Courses 2e

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    Contributors: Greenlaw and Shapiro

    Publisher: OpenStax

    License: CC BY

    Principles of Macroeconomics for AP® Courses 2e covers the scope and sequence requirements for an Advanced Placement® macroeconomics course and is listed on the College Board’s AP® example textbook list. The second edition includes many current examples and recent data from FRED (Federal Reserve Economic Data), which are presented in a politically equitable way. The outcome is a balanced approach to the theory and application of economics concepts.

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    Read more about Tutorials of Visual Graphic Communication Programs for Interior Design

    Tutorials of Visual Graphic Communication Programs for Interior Design

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    Contributor: Cho

    Publisher: Iowa State University

    License: CC BY

    This book is for the beginning level of both architecture and interior design students who learn computer graphic communication software. The author developed multiple tutorials to teach three computer graphic applications, AutoCAD, Revit, and Enscape. AutoCAD is an essential computer drafting software which is 2D drawing software. Revit is a Building Information Modeling software, which is 3D based modeling software. Lastly, Enscape is a real-time rendering, animation, and virtual reality plug-in for users' 4D experiences.

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    Read more about Math in Society: Mathematics for liberal arts majors

    Math in Society: Mathematics for liberal arts majors

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    Contributor: Lee

    Publisher: Portland Community College Math Department

    License: CC BY-SA

    We dedicate this book to our students. May you have greater ease in paying for college and grow your proficiency and confidence in math.

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    Read more about Bridges: United States Academia for First-Generation and International College Students

    Bridges: United States Academia for First-Generation and International College Students

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    Contributor: Higgins

    Publisher: North Broad Press

    License: CC BY-NC-SA

    Bridges introduces students to a wide range of concepts, institutions, histories, and artifacts of United States college and university life. After discussing these items in easy-to-scan, concise, nuance-free prose, this textbook then offers useful lists, templates for writing and speaking in different discourses and situations, thought-provoking questions and activities for self-study and for classroom work, and pertinent hyperlinks for further information. Bridges is designed to help first-generation, first-year, English language learners, and/or culturally unfamiliarized students more fully and successfully explore their educational environments. By using this book, students will be better prepared for the academic and social challenges of successfully undertaking higher education in English.

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    Read more about Introduction to Philosophy: Philosophy of Religion

    Introduction to Philosophy: Philosophy of Religion

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    Contributors: Branson and Hendricks

    Publisher: Rebus Community

    License: CC BY

    Introduction to Philosophy: Philosophy of Religion introduces some of the major traditional arguments for and against the existence of God, as well as some less well-known, but thought-provoking arguments for the existence of God, and one of the most important new challenges to religious belief from the Cognitive Science of Religion. An introductory chapter traces the connection between philosophy and religion throughout Western history, and a final chapter addresses the place of non-Western and non-monotheistic religions within contemporary philosophy of religion.

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    Read more about Digging into Archaeology: A Brief OER Introduction to Archaeology with Activities

    Digging into Archaeology: A Brief OER Introduction to Archaeology with Activities

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    Contributors: Paskey and Cisneros

    Publisher: Academic Senate for California Community Colleges

    License: CC BY-NC

    This book is intended for use in a variety of introductory archaeology settings, such as in lectures and lab courses. This text can complement an existing traditional text or completely replace a standard text. It can be used for its activities or as a study resource. When we wrote this text, we designed the chapters to be brief, providing concise and to-the-point information. This book is not intended to replace lectures or direct instruction from an instructor; rather, it supports learning in a variety of settings and formats. The book can be printed in whole, read digitally, or used piecemeal in either format. However you use this text, we hope that you find it serves as an instructive learning tool and that you dig archaeology as much as we do!

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    Environmental Toxicology

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    Contributor: van Gestel

    Publisher: Environmental Toxicology

    License: CC BY

    This open online textbook on Environmental Toxicology aims at covering the field in its full width, including aspects of environmental chemistry, ecotoxicology, toxicology and risk assessment. With that, it will contribute to improving the quality, continuity and transparency of the education in environmental toxicology. We also want to make sure that fundamental insights on fate and effects of chemicals gained in the past are combined with recent approaches of effect assessment and molecular analysis of mechanisms causing toxicity.

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    Intercultural Communication

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    Contributor: Ahrndt

    Publisher: University of Missouri - St. Louis

    License: CC BY-NC-SA

    Intercultural Communication examines culture as a variable in interpersonal and collective communication. It explores the opportunities and problems arising from similarities and differences in communication patterns, processes, and codes among various cultural groups. It explores cultural universals, social categorization, stereotyping and discrimination, with a focus on topics including race, ethnicity, social class, religion, gender and sexuality as they relate to communication.

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    Read more about Critical Employment, Ethical, and Legal Scenarios in Human Resource Development

    Critical Employment, Ethical, and Legal Scenarios in Human Resource Development

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    Contributor: Hughes

    Publisher: University of Arkansas

    License: CC BY-NC-SA

    This book provides mini-cases for HRD and other disciplines to use for engaging students in incident discussions. Exploring ways to solve problems and make decisions about situations that occur at work.

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    Read more about Introduction to Philosophy: Logic

    Introduction to Philosophy: Logic

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    Contributors: Martin and Hendricks

    Publisher: Rebus Community

    License: CC BY

    Introduction to Philosophy: Logic provides students with the concepts and skills necessary to identify and evaluate arguments effectively. The chapters, all written by experts in the field, provide an overview of what arguments are, the different types of arguments one can expect to encounter in both philosophy and everyday life, and how to recognise common argumentative mistakes.

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