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  • Althouse, Andrew D.
    Cover URL: Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, 20th Edition
    Title: Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, 20th Edition
    Keyword(s): modern; refrigeration; air conditioning; 20th Edition; 2017; hvac-r
    Abstract:

    Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning is the HVACR standard for a new generation of learner. Whether you're in a digital or print, on-ground or hybrid environment, this integrated learning solution will engage students with resource elements including textbook content, an online learning platform, video clips, narrated animations, digital activities, questions, and hands-on lab activities to assess and to reinforce learning based upon the original HVACR industry standard. Premium content includes video clips and animations, interactive simulations, interactive glossary, and technical term activities.

    By: Andrew D. Althouse, Carl H. Turnquist, A.F. Bracciano, D.C. Bracciano, and G.M. Bracciano
    Brief Summary: Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning is the HVACR standard for a new generation of learner.
  • Althouse, Andrew D.; Turnquist, Carl H.; Bowditch, William A.; Bowditch, Kevin E.; Bowditch, Mark A.
    Cover URL: Modern Welding
    Title: Modern Welding, 11th Edition
    Keyword(s): modern; welding; 2013; 11th Edition
    Abstract:

    Modern Welding is a comprehensive text that has long been the standard for teaching the theory, fundamentals, equipment, and techniques of welding technology. This text provides thorough coverage of common welding and cutting processes, including gas tungsten arc welding, gas metal arc welding, shielded metal arc welding, oxyfuel gas welding and cutting, plasma arc cutting, and resistance welding. The text also includes extensive instruction in welding symbol interpretation, weld testing and inspection, and employment in the welding field. Premium content includes animations, e-flash cards, and matching activities.

    By: Andrew D. Althouse, Carl H. Turnquist, William A. Bowditch, Kevin E. Bowditch and Mark A. Bowditch
    Brief Summary: Modern Welding is a comprehensive text that has long been the standard for teaching the theory, fundamentals, equipment, and techniques of welding technology. This text provides thorough coverage of common...
  • Althouse, Andrew D.; Turnquist, Carl H.; Bracciano, Alfred F.; Bracciano, Daniel C.; Bracciano, Gloria M.
    Cover URL: Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
    Title: Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, 19th Edition
    Keyword(s): modern; refrigeration; air conditioning; 19th Edition; 2014
    Abstract:

    Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, the standard for HVACR education, is designed to make learning easier for students. The text reflects the latest in HVACR practices and covers the fundamental principles and service techniques needed to diagnose and repair HVACR systems. Environmental topics are addressed in Thinking Green features throughout the text, and a three-chapter Energy Management and Conservation section is included. Over 100 step-by-step procedures are incorporated throughout the book.

    By: Andrew D. Althouse, Carl H. Turnquist, Alfred F. Bracciano, Daniel C.Bracciano, Gloria M. Bracciano
    Brief Summary: Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, the standard for HVACR education, is designed to make learning easier for students.
  • Austin, Kathleen M.; Bergkvist, Lorraine N.
    Cover URL: Principles of Information Technology, 1st Edition
    Title: Principles of Information Technology, 1st Edition
    Keyword(s): 2017; principles; information; technology; 1st Edition
    Abstract:

    Principles of Information Technology affords an opportunity to build and refine knowledge and skills in the IT world. This text is laid out in a logical, conceptual progression. The student begins by learning about the basic ins and outs of information technology, progresses to applications that will likely be used in the workplace, and finishes by learning about the interconnectivity that runs in daily life.

    This text will help students prepare for taking the Certiport IC3 Digital Literacy Certification exams. IC3 Digital Literacy Certification is a well-respected and internationally recognized credential. The three areas of IC3 certification are Computing Fundamentals, Key Applications, and Living Online. For more information on IC3 certification, please visit Certiport at www.certiport.com.

    By: Kathleen M. Austin and Lorraine N. Bergkvist
    Brief Summary: Principles of Information Technology affords an opportunity to build and refine knowledge and skills in the IT world.
  • Austin, Kathleen M.; Bergkvist, Lorraine N.
    Cover URL: Introduction to Computer Science: Coding, 1st Edition
    Title: Introduction to Computer Science: Coding, 1st Edition
    Keyword(s): introduction; computer; computer technology; science; coding; 1st Edition; 2019
    Abstract:

    Introduction to Computer Science: Coding is a one-of-a-kind text that introduces younger students to the exciting world of computer coding. It shows students how easy it is to learn coding and is a great tool for encouraging students to pursue additional courses in computer science. Designed for the classroom, this text provides a foundation in the concepts of programming using easy-to-learn, free software: Scratch, App Inventor, Alice, and HTML.

    By: Kathleen M. Austin and Lorraine N. Bergkvist
    Brief Summary: Introduction to Computer Science: Coding is a one-of-a-kind text that introduces younger students to the exciting world of computer coding.
  • Austin, Kathleen M.; Bergkvist, Lorraine N.
    Cover URL: Introduction to Microsoft Office 2016, 1st Edition
    Title: Introduction to Microsoft Office 2016, 1st Edition
    Keyword(s): introduction; microsoft; Microsoft; Office; office; 1st Edition; 2019; 2016
    Abstract:

    Introduction to Microsoft Office 2016 presents basic principles and skills needed to be successful using four popular Microsoft Office components: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access. Additionally, this text provides a foundation for best practices including file management and software use. By studying this text, students can prepare for Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification as well as the Key Applications exam of IC3 Digitial Literacy Certification. MOS and IC3 cerifications are well-respected and internationally recognized credentials.

    By: Kathleen M. Austin and Lorraine N. Bergkvist
    Brief Summary: Introduction to Microsoft Office 2016 presents basic principles and skills needed to be successful using four popular Microsoft Office components: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access.
  • Barsamian, Michael A.
    Cover URL: Machine Trades Print Reading, 6th Edition
    Title: Machine Trades Print Reading, 6th Edition
    Keyword(s): machine; trades; print; print reading; reading; 2016; 6th Edition
    Abstract:

    Machine Trades Print Reading, a combination text and workbook, provides students the opportunity to develop the basic skills required for visualizing and interpreting industrial prints. The new edition features a revised first unit that introduces students to the history of print reading, CAD and electronic prints, and the role of prints in the digital age. From there, students develop fundamental skills and progress to details encountered when working at a professional level. The final unit, Print Reading Review, has comprehensive review quizzes that help assess student progress.

    By: Michael A. Barsamian and Richard A. Gizelbach
    Brief Summary: Machine Trades Print Reading, a combination text and workbook, provides students the opportunity to develop the basic skills required for visualizing and interpreting industrial prints.
  • Barsamian, Michael A.; Gizelbach; Richard A.
    Cover URL: Machine Trades Print Reading, 5th Edition
    Title: Machine Trades Print Reading, 5th Edition
    Keyword(s): machine; trades; print; reading; 5th Edition; 2013
    Abstract:

    The Machine Trades Print Reading text is designed to help students develop the basic skills required for visualizing and interpreting industrial prints. The first four chapters present instruction in the fundamentals of print reading: visualizing shapes, line usage, title blocks, and print production. Remaining chapters introduce and explain details common to industrial prints. The final chapter contains comprehensive review quizzes.

    By: Michael A. Barsamian and Richard A. Gizelbach
    Brief Summary: The Machine Trades Print Reading text is designed to help students develop the basic skills required for visualizing and interpreting industrial prints.
  • Biz Kid$
    Cover URL: Banking & Financial Systems, 2nd Edition
    Title: Banking & Financial Systems, 2nd Edition
    Keyword(s): banking; finance; financial; systems; 2nd Edition; 2018
    Abstract:

    Banking & Financial Systems provides an overview of banking basics, the Federal Reserve System, customer services, and bank operations. Banking careers and workplace skills are also explored. Included activities support college and career standards for reading, writing, speaking, and listening. Event Prep activities help students prepare for competitive contests.

    By: Biz Kid$
    Brief Summary: Banking & Financial Systems provides an overview of banking basics, the Federal Reserve System, customer services, and bank operations.
  • Biz Kid$
    Cover URL: Banking and Financial Systems
    Title: Banking & Financial Systems, 1st Edition
    Keyword(s): banking; financial; systems; finance; 1st Edition; 2013; companion website
    Abstract:

    Banking & Financial Systems is written especially for teens to introduce them to the business of banking. Preparing students to be competent consumers and employees, concepts about banking operations, the Federal Reserve, customer services, and other relevant topics are presented to provide an understanding of how banks function within society.

    By: Biz Kid$
    Brief Summary: Banking & Financial Systems is written especially for teens to introduce them to the business of banking. Preparing students to be competent consumers and employees, concepts about banking operations, the Federal Reserve, customer services, and other relevant topics are...
  • Blankenbaker, E. Keith
    Cover URL: Construction and Building Technology
    Title: Construction and Building Technology, 1st Edition
    Keyword(s): construction; building; technology; 1st Edition; 2013; engineering
    Abstract:

    Construction and Building Technology introduces students to construction processes and procedures. Students will learn about construction technology, construction materials and management, and project design. They will study building foundations, subsystems, and structures, and learn how these systems are maintained, repaired, or altered. Chapters on commercial, industrial, and engineered construction processes and procedures are also included. The book is correlated to the Standards for Technological Literacy.

    By: E. Keith Blankenbaker
    Brief Summary: Construction and Building Technology introduces students to construction processes and procedures. Students will learn about construction technology, construction materials and management, and project design. They will study building foundations, subsystems, and structures, and...
  • Blankenbaker, E. Keith
    Cover URL: Modern Plumbing, 8th Edition
    Title: Modern Plumbing, 8th Edition
    Keyword(s): modern; plumbing; 8th Edition; 2015
    Abstract:

    Modern Plumbing provides information on the design, installation, and service of the different systems found in the field. Basic information regarding safety, tools, materials, and equipment is presented. Detailed chapters discuss planning and organizing a plumbing job and the different careers available in the trade. A separate Job Practice Manual is available to complement the textbook by offering additional activities and review questions.

    By: E. Keith Blankenbaker
    Brief Summary: Modern Plumbing provides information on the design, installation, and service of the different systems found in the field.
  • Blankenbaker, E. Keith
    Cover URL: Modern Plumbing
    Title: Modern Plumbing, 7th Edition
    Keyword(s): modern; plumbing; 7th Edition; 2010; construction
    Abstract:

    Modern Plumbing is designed to prepare students for today's more complex and sophisticated plumbing systems. The text provides basic information about safety, tools, materials, equipment, procedures, and career opportunities in the plumbing field. To enhance learning, the text is written in simple language and is heavily illustrated.

    By: E. Keith Blankenbaker
    Brief Summary: Modern Plumbing is designed to prepare students for today's more complex and sophisticated plumbing systems. The text provides basic information about safety, tools, materials, equipment, procedures, and career opportunities in the plumbing field. To enhance learning, the text...
  • Bowditch, William A.; Bowditch, Kevin E.; Bowditch, Mark A.
    Cover URL: Welding Technology Fundamentals
    Title: Welding Technology Fundamentals, 4th Edition
    Keyword(s): welding; technology; fundamentals; 4th Edition; 2010
    Abstract:

    Welding Technology Fundamentals is written for anyone that wants to learn the skills of the trade. This includes the most widely used processes: shielded metal arc welding, gas metal arc welding, flux cored arc welding, gas tungsten arc welding, plasma cutting, oxyfuel gas welding and cutting, and resistance welding. Equipment and techniques are detailed in an easy-to-understand manner. In-depth coverage of AWS symbols, inspection and testing, and shop safety is also included.

    By: William A. Bowditch, Kevin E. Bowditch and Mark A. Bowditch
    Brief Summary: Welding Technology Fundamentals is written for anyone that wants to learn the skills of the trade. This includes the most widely used processes: shielded metal arc welding, gas metal arc welding, flux cored arc welding, gas tungsten arc welding, plasma cutting, oxyfuel gas welding and cutting, and resistance welding.
  • Bowditch,William A.; Bowditch, Kevin E.; Bowditch, Mark A.
    Cover URL: Welding Fundamentals, 5th Edition
    Title: Welding Fundamentals, 5th Edition
    Keyword(s): welding; fundamentals; 5th Edition; 2017
    Abstract:

    Welding Fundamentals is designed to provide students with a strong understanding of the underlying theory and skills required for successful welding, with a strong emphasis on safety. It provides all of the information needed to help students develop proficiency with the most common welding processes (including GTAW, GMAW, FCAW, SMAW, and oxyfuel welding), thermal cutting, basic print reading and weld symbology, and joint design and fit up. The text also introduces students to weld inspection and testing.

    By: William A. Bowditch, Kevin E. Bowditch, and Mark A. Bowditch
    Brief Summary: Welding Fundamentals is designed to provide students with a strong understanding of the underlying theory and skills required for successful welding, with a strong emphasis on safety.
  • Brown, Ryan A.
    Cover URL: Engineering Fundamentals: Design, Principles, and Careers, 2nd Edition
    Title: Engineering Fundamentals: Design, Principles, and Careers, 2nd Edition
    Keyword(s): engineering; fundamentals; 2018; 2nd Edition; design; principles; careers
    Abstract:

    Engineering Fundamentals: Design, Principles, and Careers provides a complete introduction to the field, starting with the design process and then reviewing, in-depth, ten of the top disciplines. For each discipline, career options, educational requirements, basic math and science principles, and real-world applications are presented. The content fully supports STEM initiatives and an activity-based curriculum.

    By: Ryan A. Brown, Joshua W. Brown, and Michael Berkeihiser
    Brief Summary: Engineering Fundamentals: Design, Principles, and Careers provides a complete introduction to the field, starting with the design process and then reviewing, in-depth, ten of the top disciplines.
  • Brown, Ryan A.; Brown, Joshua W.; Berkeihiser, Michael
    Cover URL: Engineering Fundamentals
    Title: Engineering Fundamentals, 1st Edition
    Keyword(s): engineering; fundamentals; 2014; 1st Edition
    Abstract:

    Engineering Fundamentals: Design, Principles, and Careers provides a complete introduction to the field, starting with the design process and then reviewing, in-depth, nine of the top disciplines. For each discipline, career options, educational requirements, basic math and science principles, and real-world applications are presented. The content fully supports STEM initiatives and an activity-based curriculum.

    By: Ryan A. Brown and Joshua W. Brown and Michael Berkeihiser
    Brief Summary: Engineering Fundamentals: Design, Principles, and Careers provides a complete introduction to the field, starting with the design process and then reviewing, in-depth, nine of the top disciplines.
    • Front Matter (1-15)
      Cover URL: Engineering Fundamentals
      By: Ryan A. Brown and Joshua W. Brown and Michael Berkeihiser
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-220-5
    • 4 - Researching Designs (69-85)
      Cover URL: Engineering Fundamentals
      By: Ryan A. Brown and Joshua W. Brown and Michael Berkeihiser
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-220-5
    • 8 - Electrical Engineering (149-175)
      Cover URL: Engineering Fundamentals
      By: Ryan A. Brown and Joshua W. Brown and Michael Berkeihiser
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-220-5
    • Glossary (358-372)
      Cover URL: Engineering Fundamentals
      By: Ryan A. Brown and Joshua W. Brown and Michael Berkeihiser
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-220-5
  • Brown, Walter C.
    Cover URL: Print Reading for Construction, 7th Edition
    Title: Print Reading for Construction, 7th Edition
    Keyword(s): print reading; print; reading; construction; 2019; 7th Edition
    Abstract:

    Print Reading for Construction provides a practical way to learn and master the skill of print reading for construction. It is a combination text-workbook that teaches the interpretation and visualization of residential and commercial construction prints. The text starts with the basics and progresses to advanced topics. The content is ideal for career and technical students, apprentices, and building trades workers in addition to being suitable for self‑study.

    By: Walter C. Brown and Daniel P. Dorfmueller
    Brief Summary: Print Reading for Construction provides a practical way to learn and master the skill of print reading for construction.
  • Brown, Walter C.; Brown, Ryan K.
    Cover URL: Print Reading for Industry
    Title: Print Reading for Industry, 9th Edition
    Keyword(s): print; reading; industry; 9th Edition; metals; manufacturing; 2011
    Abstract:

    Print Reading for Industry is designed to assist students in reading and understanding industrial prints. This text starts with the basics of print reading and progresses to advanced topics. It presents a thorough discussion of print reading techniques, providing the necessary information and guidance to read the “language of industry.” This text is suitable for high school technical/vocational classes, industrial training programs, and community college drafting/print reading curricula.

    By: Walter C. Brown and Ryan K. Brown
    Brief Summary: Print Reading for Industry is designed to assist students in reading and understanding industrial prints. This text starts with the basics of print reading and progresses to advanced topics. It presents a thorough discussion of print reading techniques, providing the necessary...
  • Brown, Walter C.; Brown, Ryan K.
    Cover URL: Print Reading for Industry, 10th Edition
    Title: Print Reading for Industry, 10th Edition
    Keyword(s): print; reading; for; industry; 10th Edition; 2016
    Abstract:

    Print Reading for Industry is ideal for beginning and intermediate students, in addition to those participating in on-the-job training. The text focuses on interpreting and visualizing drawings and prints used in industrial settings. This revised edition includes new content discussing the role of prints in the digital age and updates the coverage of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing to current standards. Additionally, it provides coverage of several foundational skills needed for print reading success, including basic mathematics, geometry principles, measurement tools, and the design process. Premium content includes narrated videos, animations, and vocabulary activities.

    By: Walter C. Brown and Ryan K. Brown
    Brief Summary: Print Reading for Industry is ideal for beginning and intermediate students, in addition to those participating in on-the-job training.
  • Brown, Walter C.; Dorfmueller, Daniel P.
    Cover URL: Print Reading for Construction
    Title: Print Reading for Construction, 6th Edition
    Keyword(s): print; reading; 6th Edition; 2013; technology; construction
    Abstract:

    Print Reading for Construction is designed to assist students in reading and understanding residential and commercial prints. This practical text is suitable for vocational students, apprentices, and building trades workers who want to increase their knowledge of print reading and construction drawings. The combination text and workbook presents a thorough discussion of print reading techniques, starting with the basics of print reading and progressing to advanced topics. This title also includes 140 additional electronic prints provided in PDF format as a download.

    By: Walter C. Brown and Daniel P. Dorfmueller
    Brief Summary: Print Reading for Construction is designed to assist students in reading and understanding residential and commercial prints. This practical text is suitable for vocational students, apprentices, and building trades workers who want to increase their knowledge of print reading and construction...
  • Byrd-Bredbenner, Carol Ph.D. R.D.
    Cover URL: Adventures in Food and Nutrition!
    Title: Adventures in Food and Nutrition!, 4th Edition
    Keyword(s): adventures; food; nutrition; 4th Edition; 2012
    Abstract:

    Adventures in Food and Nutrition! is a great resource for helping your students begin an exciting study of nutrition, food management, and preparation. The appealing, youthful writing style and colorful photographs draw students’ attention, and the lower reading level makes this text an excellent choice for younger students and introductory classes. Interesting features appear throughout the text to encourage students to use math and science concepts as they consider the link between nutrition and health. These features also introduce students to food technology innovations, increase their appreciation of diverse cultures, and motivate them to explore careers. In addition, problem-solving scenarios empower students to develop critical-thinking skills as they apply learning.

    By: Carol Byrd-Bredbenner, Ph.D. R.D.
    Brief Summary: Adventures in Food and Nutrition! is a great resource for helping your students begin an exciting study of nutrition, food management, and preparation.
  • Byrd-Bredbenner, Carol, Ph.D., R.D., F.A.N.D.
    Cover URL: Adventures in Food and Nutrition!, 5th Edition
    Title: Adventures in Food and Nutrition!, 5th Edition
    Keyword(s): adventures; food; nutrition; 5th Edition; 2016
    Abstract:

    Adventures in Food and Nutrition! introduces students to the study of nutrition, food management, and meal preparation. Features throughout the book inform students on food technology innovations, build an appreciation for cultural diversity, and encourage career exploration.

    By: Carol Byrd-Bredbenner, Ph.D., R.D., F.A.N.D.
    Brief Summary: Adventures in Food and Nutrition! introduces students to the study of nutrition, food management, and meal preparation.
  • Campbell, Sally R.
    Cover URL: Foundations of Personal Finance
    Title: Foundations of Personal Finance, 8th Edition
    Keyword(s): personal finance; foundations; personal; finance; 8th Edition; 2010; financial
    Abstract:

    Whether you teach classes in Family and Consumer Sciences or Business, Foundations of Personal Finance is the right text for you. It introduces students to fundamental economic concepts so they can better understand an increasingly complex world. They learn how to identify and manage resources to achieve their own economic goals. A chapter covers each personal finance area: taxes, credit, insurance, savings, investments, and financial institutions. Students also learn how to make wise decisions about the things that affect many household budgets: food, clothing, transportation, housing, technology, and health. The text challenges students to plan their futures—with education, job training, and careers—and help make environmental resources available for future generations. Each chapter contains colorful photos and charts, compelling case studies, career profiles, reports about current global issues, and related content from other academic areas.

    By: Sally R. Campbell
    Brief Summary: Whether you teach classes in Family and Consumer Sciences or Business, Foundations of Personal Finance is the right text for you. It introduces students to fundamental economic concepts so they can better understand an increasingly complex world. They learn how to identify and manage...
  • Campbell, Sally R.; Dansby, Robert L.
    Cover URL: Foundations of Financial Literacy, 10th Edition
    Title: Foundations of Financial Literacy, 10th Edition
    Keyword(s): foundations; financial; finance; literacy; 10th Edition; 2018
    Abstract:

    Foundations of Financial Literacy provides a comprehensive framework for learning about personal financial literacy. By studying this text, students will learn how to make wise financial decisions that will help them lead a productive life and achieve financial security. College and Career Readiness activities for reading, writing, speaking, and listening are included.

    By: Sally R. Campbell and Robert L. Dansby
    Brief Summary: Foundations of Financial Literacy provides a comprehensive framework for learning about personal financial literacy.
  • Campbell, Sally R; Dansby, Robert L.
    Cover URL: Foundations of Personal Finance
    Title: Foundations of Personal Finance, 9th Edition
    Keyword(s): finance; foundations; personal; personal finance; 9th Edition; 2014; companion website
    Abstract:

    Foundations of Personal Finance prepares students to be responsible for their own money management and become financially capable individuals. Principles of personal finance and economic concepts are presented in an easy-to-understand format. Each chapter in this new edition is revised to reflect the latest in personal finance trends and information.

    By: Sally R. Campbell and Robert L. Dansby
    Brief Summary: Foundations of Personal Finance prepares students to be responsible for their own money management and become financially capable individuals. Principles of personal finance and economic concepts are presented in an easy-to-understand format. Each chapter in this new edition is revised to...
  • Clark, Brenda, EdD; Basteri, Cynthia Gendall; Gassen, Chris; Walker, Michelle
    Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
    Title: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
    Keyword(s): marketing; dynamics; 4th Edition; 2019
    Abstract:

    Marketing Dynamics provides a comprehensive framework to learn about the concepts of marketing. It includes a well-rounded introduction to the four Ps—product, price, place, and promotion. Other essential topics, such as marketing research and target market identification, are also covered. A chapter on soft skills focuses on interpersonal skills needed for the workplace. The Building the Marketing Plan project at the end of each unit provides a hands-on learning experience that builds throughout the text. In addition, a full Marketing Plan Template is provided on the Companion Website. DECA Emerging Leaders activities provide first-hand opportunities for students to prepare for college and careers. Portfolio development activities guide students to create a personal portfolio for use when exploring volunteer, education and training, or career opportunities. The correlation of Marketing Dynamics to the standards, objectives, and indicators for the Precision Exams Introduction to Marketing, Marketing I, and Marketing II exams prepares students to earn a Career Skills™ Certificate upon completion of the course.

    By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
    Brief Summary: Marketing Dynamics provides a comprehensive framework to learn about the concepts of marketing.
    • Welcome to Marketing Dynamics (1-8)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • Front Matter (9-19)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 1 - Introduction to Marketing (22-37)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 2 - Marketing Plan (38-53)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 3 - Business Basics (54-69)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 4 - Ethics and Social Responsibility (70-85)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 5 - Economic Principles (88-105)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 6 - Economic Activity (106-123)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 7 - Global Trade (124-141)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 8 - Marketing Research (144-163)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 9 - Targeting a Market (164-183)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 10 - Understanding the Customer (184-207)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 11 - Product (210-231)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 12 - Branding (232-247)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 13 - Price (250-265)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 14 - Pricing Product (266-279)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 15 - Place (282-301)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 16 - Purchasing and Inventory Control (302-321)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 17 - Promotion (324-341)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 18 - Advertising (342-361)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 19 - Visual Merchandising (362-379)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 20 - Personal Selling (380-405)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 21 - Marketing Management (408-421)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 22 - Soft Skills (422-439)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 23 - Communication in the Workplace (440-463)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 24 - Entrepreneurship (466-483)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 25 - Risk Management (484-497)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 26 - Business Funding (498-515)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 27 - Planning for Success (518-545)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 28 - Preparing for Your Career (546-569)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
    • 29 - Digital Citizenship (570-587)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics, 4th Edition
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-63126-625-6
  • Clark, Brenda; Basteri, Cynthia Gendall; Gassen, Chris; Walker, Michelle;
    Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
    Title: Marketing Dynamics, 3rd Edition
    Keyword(s): marketing; dynamics; 2014; 3rd Edition; companion website
    Abstract:

    Marketing Dynamics introduces students to the principles of marketing as they learn the four Ps of product, price, place, and promotion. Essential market research and identification of the target market are covered in detail. Planning a career in marketing is also investigated. In this new edition, each chapter has been revised to reflect the latest in marketing trends and information.

    By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
    Brief Summary: Marketing Dynamics introduces students to the principles of marketing as they learn the four Ps of product, price, place, and promotion. Essential market research and identification of the target market are covered in detail.
    • Front Matter (1-17)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark and Cynthia Gendall Basteri and Chris Gassen and Michelle Walker and Jennie Sobel
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 1 - Marketing and You (20-37)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark and Cynthia Gendall Basteri and Chris Gassen and Michelle Walker and Jennie Sobel
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 2 - Marketing Basics (38-55)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark and Cynthia Gendall Basteri and Chris Gassen and Michelle Walker and Jennie Sobel
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 3 - Business Basics (56-75)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 4 - Marketing Plan (76-95)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 5 - Ethics and Social Responsibility (96-119)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 6 - Economic Principles and Systems (122-141)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 7 - Market Forces and Economic Indicators (142-163)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 8 - Business Cycles and the Role of Government (164-181)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 9 - Global Trade (182-199)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 10 - Marketing Research (202-221)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 11 - Competition (222-237)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 12 - Targeting a Market (238-255)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 13 - Business-to-Consumer (B2C) Marketing (256-273)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 14 - Business-to-Business (B2B) Marketing (274-293)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 15 - Products and Services (296-319)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 16 - New Product Development (320-337)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 17 - Branding (338-357)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 18 - Price (360-379)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 19 - Price Strategies (380-403)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 20 - Place (406-433)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 21 - Purchasing and Inventory Control (434-455)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 22 - Communication Process (458-481)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 23 - Promotions (482-505)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 24 - Advertising (506-523)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 25 - Visual Merchandising (524-543)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 26 - Personal Selling (544-571)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 27 - Management Skills (574-595)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 28 - Marketing Management (596-615)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 29 - Planning for Success (618-639)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 30 - Preparing for Your Career (640-669)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 31 - Entrepreneurship (672-693)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 32 - Risk Management (694-709)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
    • 33 - Business Funding (710-731)
      Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
      By: Brenda Clark, Cynthia Gendall Basteri, Chris Gassen, and Michelle Walker
      Print ISBN: 978-1-61960-343-1
  • Clark, Brenda; Sobel, Jennie; Basteri, Cynthia Gendall
    Cover URL: Marketing Dynamics
    Title: Marketing Dynamics, 2nd Edition
    Keyword(s): marketing; dynamics; 2nd Edition; 2010; companion website
    Abstract:

    Introduce your students to the exciting world of marketing with Marketing Dynamics. The text is filled with features that appeal to your students and capture their interest. The concepts of marketing are explained in a lively manner and are illustrated throughout with engaging photographs and informative charts and diagrams. Learning is enhanced and extended through the review activities presented in each chapter.

    By: Brenda Clark, Jennie Sobel and Cynthia Gendall Basteri
    Brief Summary: Introduce your students to the exciting world of marketing with Marketing Dynamics. The text is filled with features that appeal to your students and capture their interest. The concepts of marketing are explained in a lively manner and are illustrated throughout with engaging photographs...
  • Clark, Brenda; Commers, Judy
    Cover URL: Entrepreneurship, 2nd Edition
    Title: Entrepreneurship, 2nd Edition
    Keyword(s): entrepreneurship; 2nd Edition; 2018
    Abstract:

    Entrepreneurship teaches students about the risks and rewards of starting their own businesses. All stages of the process are covered, from idea to growth to exit strategies. Economic concepts are integrated into chapters, and a separate Economics Glossary is included. Two accounting chapters reinforce financial topics. Data files to support the business plan project are available on the companion website. College and career standards for reading, writing, speaking, and listening are incorporated in end-of-chapter activities.

    By: Brenda Clark and Judy Commers
    Brief Summary: Entrepreneurship teaches students about the risks and rewards of starting their own businesses.
  • Clark, Brenda; Commers, Judy
    Cover URL: Entrepreneurship
    Title: Entrepreneurship, 1st Edition
    Keyword(s): entrepreneurship; 1st Edition; 2013; business; marketing; companion website
    Abstract:

    Prepare your students to become an entrepreneur! Entrepreneurship is written specifically for teens, guiding them through the process of developing skills necessary to become an entrepreneur. Learning how to create a business in our free enterprise system is an experience that will help students become positive contributors in our economy.

    By: Brenda Clark and Judy Commers
    Brief Summary: Prepare your students to become an entrepreneur! Entrepreneurship is written specifically for teens, guiding them through the process of developing skills necessary to become an entrepreneur. Learning how to create a business in our free enterprise system is an experience that will...
  • Clemons, Stephanie
    Cover URL: Interior Design, 1st Edition
    Title: Interior Design, 1st Edition
    Keyword(s): 1st Edition; interior design; interior; design; 2017
    Abstract:

    Interior Design provides students with an introduction to the history and how-to's of the profession while expanding into business practices, career specializations, and educational requirements. In combination with the teaching package, students learn about the design process; the importance of color and light; historical influences such as furniture and architectural styles; and the human element such as sustainability, aging-in-place, universal design, anthropometrics, proxemics, and ergonomics.

    By: Stephanie Clemons
    Brief Summary: Interior Design provides students with an introduction to the history and how-to's of the profession while expanding into business practices, career specializations, and educational requirements.
  • Connell, Suzann, M.Ed., Ph.D.; Jaehne, Julie, M.S.; Sykes, Elizabeth, M.A
    Cover URL: Connect to Your Career: Job-Search Skills for a Digital World, Canadian Edition
    Title: Connect to Your Career: Job-Search Skills for a Digital World, Canadian Edition
    Keyword(s): connect; your; career; canadian edition; 2019
    Abstract:

    The process of searching and applying for jobs has changed. Gone are newspaper want ads and community bulletin boards which have been replaced by online job boards and social media networking. To find and retain employment effectively, students need to know how to plan for a successful job search and career, navigate the pitfalls that come with an online presence, and write for their employment.

    Connect to Your Career is a technology-driven 21st century reflection of how adults plan, find, and start their careers. It reflects seamless integration of technology and social media to guide students as they self-assess and discover who they are as future employees. Technology is an essential part of the career-search process, so it is important for students to know how to leverage it to help them find the careers for which they are looking.

    By: Suzann Connell, Julie Jaehne, and Elisabeth Sykes
    Brief Summary: Connect to Your Career is a technology-driven 21st century reflection of how adults plan, find, and start their careers.
  • Connell, Suzann, MEd, PhD
    Cover URL: Connect to Your Career: Job-Search Skills for a Digital World, 2nd Edition
    Title: Connect to Your Career: Job-Search Skills for a Digital World, 2nd Edition
    Keyword(s): connect; your; career; career education; 2nd Edition; 2019
    Abstract:

    Connect to Your Career: Job-Search Skills for a Digital World is a technology-driven 21st century reflection of how adults find and retain careers. It reflects seamless integration of technology and social media to guide students as they self-assess and discover who they are as future employees. Students are guided through the steps of creating a career plan, developing their brand statements, establishing and protecting online presences, and networking in the 21st century. Complete instruction is presented for creating traditional résumés, as well as nontraditional résumés, and accompanying cover letters. Interview preparation, execution, and self-reflection are all covered in detail. Additionally, detailed special features guide students in the development of comprehensive career portfolios and help teach students how to avoid the potential hazards associated with using social media professionally.

    By: Suzann Connell and Julie Jaehne
    Brief Summary: Connect to Your Career: Job-Search Skills for a Digital World is a technology-driven 21st century reflection of how adults find and retain careers.
  • Connell, Suzann; Jaehne, Julie
    Cover URL: Connect to Your Career, 1st Edition
    Title: Connect to Your Career, 1st Edition
    Keyword(s): connect; your; career; career education; 1st Edition; 2015
    Abstract:

    Connect to Your Career presents a unique approach for adults conducting a job search. Strategies for using the Internet, along with traditional job-search methods, guide users in navigating career opportunities. The use of social media to create a professional online identity is discussed, along with how to protect it. Both traditional and infographic résumés are illustrated, as well as guidance for creating a portfolio for career use. The interviewing process is also presented, from preparation to interview to followup.

    By: Suzann Connell and Julie Jaehne
    Brief Summary: Connect to Your Career presents a unique approach for adults conducting a job search. Strategies for using the Internet, along with traditional job-search methods, guide users in navigating career opportunities.
  • Crandell, Michael
    Cover URL: Preparing for A&P: Basic Science and Biology, 1st Edition
    Title: Preparing for A&P: Basic Science and Biology, 1st Edition
    Keyword(s): preparing; a&p; anatomy; physiology; basic; science; biology; 1st Edition; 2018
    Abstract:

    Did you know that only about one-quarter of high school graduates are ready for college-level science, including anatomy and physiology? Preparing for A&P: Basic Science and Biology is formulated to improve this statistic by helping students build a solid foundation in science so they can succeed in A&P and other science courses. Preparing for A&P: Basic Science and Biology is a work text organized on the premise that science builds on itself and requires regular reinforcement. This book can be used for individual study or in the classroom and covers topics such as study skills, scientific vocabulary, math, chemistry, cell biology, body tissues, and human anatomy and physiology. Are your students ready for A&P? They will be by the time they complete this book.

    By: Michael Crandell
    Brief Summary: Did you know that only about one-quarter of high school graduates are ready for college-level science, including anatomy and physiology? Preparing for A&P: Basic Science and Biology is formulated to improve this statistic by helping students build a solid foundation in science so they can succeed in A&P and other science courses.
  • Crandell, Michael
    Cover URL: Auto Collision Repair and Refinishing, 2nd Edition
    Title: Auto Collision Repair and Refinishing, 2nd Edition
    Keyword(s): auto; automotive; collision; refinishing; repair; 2nd Edition; 2017
    Abstract:

    Auto Collision Repair and Refinishing, written by an ASE-Certified Master Collision Repair Technician, details the latest techniques in the field as well as traditional procedures. Content is organized around ASE's Collision Repair & Refinish Certification Tests (B Series) in order to provide students and experienced technicians an exam preparation tool.

    By: Michael Crandell
    Brief Summary: Auto Collision Repair and Refinishing, written by an ASE-Certified Master Collision Repair Technician, details the latest techniques in the field as well as traditional procedures.
  • Crandell, Michael
    Cover URL: Auto Collision Repair and Refinishing
    Title: Auto Collision Repair and Refinishing, 1st Edition
    Keyword(s): auto; collision; repair; refinishing; 1st Edition; automotive; 2014
    Abstract:

    Auto Collision Repair and Refinishing, written by an ASE-Certified Master Collision Repair Technician, details the latest techniques in the field in addition to traditional procedures. Content is organized around ASE’s Collision Repair & Refinish Certification Tests (B Series) in order to provide students and experienced technicians an exam preparation tool. This comprehensive textbook includes an extensive chapter on estimating, providing instruction on this valued, real-world task. It also details repair techniques for mechanical systems, such as brake systems and cooling systems.

    By: Michael Crandell
    Brief Summary: Auto Collision Repair and Refinishing, written by an ASE-Certified Master Collision Repair Technician, details the latest techniques in the field in addition to traditional procedures.
  • Daines, James R.
    Cover URL: Fluid Power: Hydraulics and Pneumatics
    Title: Fluid Power: Hydraulics and Pneumatics, 2nd Edition
    Keyword(s): fluid; power; hydraulics; pneumatics; 2nd Edition; 2013; metals; manufacturing
    Abstract:

    Fluid Power: Hydraulics and Pneumatics is a teaching package aimed at students pursuing a technician-level career path. It teaches the fundamentals of fluid power and provides details on the design and operation of hydraulic and pneumatic components, circuits, and systems. Extensive coverage is provided for both hydraulic and pneumatic systems. This book does not contain engineering calculations that will confuse students. Instead it applies math skills to the formulas needed by the technician-level student.

    By: James R. Daines
    Brief Summary: Fluid Power: Hydraulics and Pneumatics is a teaching package aimed at students pursuing a technician-level career path. It teaches the fundamentals of fluid power and provides details on the design and operation of hydraulic and pneumatic components, circuits, and systems...
  • Dansby, Robert L., PhD
    Cover URL: Principles of Business, Marketing, and Finance, 1st Edition
    Title: Principles of Business, Marketing, and Finance, 1st Edition
    Keyword(s): principles; business; marketing; finance; 1st Edition; 2017
    Abstract:

    Principles of Business, Marketing, and Finance is a contemporary text that presents business concepts that are vitally important in today’s workplace. The basics of business, marketing, and finance are introduced in an easy-to-understand manner that helps students connect the concepts of business to their everyday life.

    Students studying this text learn basic principles and concepts about commerce, which can help them become more valuable as employees. Becoming knowledgeable about how business operates and contributes to our society can assist students in becoming better citizens. Understanding how the economy operates can help make students better consumers.

    By: Robert L. Dansby, Chris Gassen, and Brenda Clark
    Brief Summary: Principles of Business, Marketing, and Finance is a contemporary text that presents business concepts that are vitally important in today’s workplace.
  • Dansby, Robert L., PhD; Sovak, Karel, PhD
    Cover URL: Principles of Management, 1st Edition
    Title: Principles of Management, 1st Edition
    Keyword(s): principles; management; 1st Edition; 2020
    Abstract:

    Students will learn about the responsibilities and rewards of being a manager for an organization. Learning the functions of management, how to be a strategic manager, and the importance of managerial soft skills bring management to life. This contemporary approach provides a solid base for learning concepts. Each of the five functions of management is presented in its entirety, providing comprehensive instruction to build on the other functions that follow. The text offers students the opportunity to learn lifelong skills to become productive workers and contributing citizens in our society.

    By: Robert L. Dansby and Karel Sovak
    Brief Summary: Students will learn about the responsibilities and rewards of being a manager for an organization. Learning the functions of management, how to be a strategic manager, and the importance of managerial soft skills bring management to life.
  • Deatherage, Judi
    Cover URL: Becoming Money Smart
    Title: Becoming Money $mart: A Simulation for Financial Decision Making, 1st Edition
    Keyword(s): becoming; money; smart; 2012; simulation; financial; decision making; 1st Edition; finance
    Abstract:

    Are you looking for a way to teach financial literacy? Becoming Money $mart will give you the resources you need to teach financial education in any classroom situation. Written specifically for students, this text-workbook simulates real-life responsibilities such as writing checks, planning for an education, investing money, paying rent, and other financial responsibilities that each individual must learn to do wisely. Financial math is emphasized as well as tips for becoming an independent individual and planning for the future. You and your students will find this supplement a perfect solution to exploring the basics of financial education.

    By: Judi Deatherage
    Brief Summary: Are you looking for a way to teach financial literacy? Becoming Money $mart will give you the resources you need to teach financial education in any classroom situation. Written specifically for students, this...
  • Deatherage, Judi
    Cover URL: Exploring Financial Literacy, 2nd Edition
    Title: Exploring Financial Literacy, 2nd Edition
    Keyword(s): exploring; financial; literacy; 2020; 2nd Edition
    Abstract:

    Exploring Financial Literacy is written specifically for students and discusses how to become financially literate. Financial literacy means being able to understand basic financial topics such as making, spending, and saving money. This text-workbook emphasizes what young people need to know to create a successful financial plan for their lives. Each chapter provides multiple opportunities for interaction with the content. Real-life financial responsibilities are explored through hands-on applications. The math skills needed for financial calculations are emphasized, as well as strategies for becoming an independent individual and planning for the future. Continuous self-assessment helps students evaluate their progress through the text. Teachers and students will find this supplement a perfect solution to exploring the basics of financial literacy.

    By: Judi Deatherage
    Brief Summary: Exploring Financial Literacy is written specifically for students and discusses how to become financially literate.
  • Decker, Celia Anita Ed.D.
    Cover URL: Child Development Early Stages Through Age 12
    Title: Child Development: Early Stages Through Age 12, 7th Edition
    Keyword(s): child; development; early; stages; through; age 12; 2011; parenting; child development; 7th Edition; children; companion website
    Abstract:

    Child Development: Early Stages Through Age 12 is designed to help students understand how to work with and care for children as they grow. The contents of this authoritative text focus on guiding children’s development and meeting developmental needs from the prenatal stage through the school-age years. The text also explores play activities, ways to keep children healthy and safe, group programs, and child-related careers. Many examples are provided to help apply this information when working with children of all ages.

    By: Celia Anita Decker, Ed.D.
    Brief Summary: Child Development: Early Stages Through Age 12 is designed to help students understand how to work with and care for children as they grow. The contents of this authoritative text focus on guiding children's...
  • Decker, Celia Anita, Ed.D.
    Cover URL: Child Development: Early Stages Through Age 12, 8th Edition
    Title: Child Development: Early Stages Through Age 12, 8th Edition
    Keyword(s): child; child development; development; 8th Edition; 2016
    Abstract:

    Child Development: Early Stages Through Age 12 provides students the knowledge needed to work with and care for children as they grow. All areas of development—physical, intellectual, social, and emotional—are addressed so students can better understand, assess, and meet the needs of children. The child development principles and theories of Erikson, Piaget, Vygotsky, and Gardner are highlighted. Additionally, the text explores play activities, ways to keep children healthy, and group programs.

    By: Celia Anita Decker, Ed.D.
    Brief Summary: Child Development: Early Stages Through Age 12 provides students the knowledge needed to work with and care for children as they grow.