Principles of Supply Chain Management: A Balanced Approach by Joel D. Wisner, Keah-Choon Tan, G. Keong Leong

By Joel D. Wisner, Keah-Choon Tan, G. Keong Leong

Increase an effective knowing of buying, operations, logistics, and integration with the robust offer chain administration concentration present in Wisner/Tan/Leong's rules OF provide CHAIN administration: A BALANCED process, 3E. This targeted version provides wide content material no longer lined in different books. An expansive method publications readers in the course of the administration levels of every provide chain job whereas addressing real-world issues regarding the worldwide provide chain. Readers stick with the traditional stream during the provide chain with essentially the most balanced offer chain administration methods to be had. Well-organized chapters and diverse new circumstances show useful purposes of offer chain administration in today's office, whereas interesting profiles construct on subject matters and make sure that readers hide today's most vital modern offer matters extensive.

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The Erotic Screen: The Golden Hardcore & The Shimmering by Susie Bright

By Susie Bright

Susie vivid, “The Pauline Kael of Porn,” (SFChronicle) rips open the heritage of erotic cinema prior to the Internet— from the Golden Age of lavish 35mm hardcore, to the video-inspired “Porno Spring,” initiated by means of none except punk, feminist, and lesbian video-makers.

In this primary quantity of The Erotic monitor, masking 1967-1989, you’ll locate Bright’s ground-breaking “X-Rated Advisor” columns from Penthouse discussion board, her surprising “killed story” concerning the historical past of racism within the grownup undefined, and actually intimate interviews with mythical artists like Russ Meyer, John Leslie, Sharon Mitchell, Jeannie Pepper, and Christopher Rage.

Chapters comprise: the unusual beginnings of How-To intercourse video clips, the secrets and techniques of Erotic overseas Cinema, The final of Traci Lords, The Eve of John Holmes’ Departure, the ultimate on “What ladies Want” in erotica, Susie’s blue motion picture favorites, (both X and R-rated), the never-spoken realities at the back of a porn shoot, the discovery of the “Blatant Lesbian Image”— plus dozens of fan questions spoke back with Susie’s panache and perceptive detail.

If you must recognize why erotic video clips have been the 1st self reliant motion pictures to damage the entire Hollywood Studio rules— that will recognize why intercourse on reveal can swap your life— you want to see the place all of it all started during this first quantity of “Susie Bright’s Erotic Screen.”

Note: This ebook isn't really illustrated. each one bankruptcy is stuffed with informational (text, photograph, and video) links for each motion picture and artist pointed out, plus an entire resource Index for readers to find extra of Susie’s matters.

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Boost Your Memory: 52 Brilliant Ideas You Won't Forget by Darren Bridger

By Darren Bridger

Overview

In Boost your memory, specialist writer Darren Bridger offers fifty two very good rules and mind education workouts to help you make and shop new stories successfully and re-arrange your latest stories for more beneficial recall.

Boost your memory can help you practice greater at paintings, and confirm you always remember one other anniversary or very important element back. easily exceptional.

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A Dictionary of Symbols by J. E. Cirlot

By J. E. Cirlot

At each degree of civilization, humans have trusted symbolic expression, and advances in technological know-how and expertise have basically elevated our dependence on symbols. an important a part of the traditional arts of the Orient and Western medieval traditions, symbolism underwent a twentieth-century revival with the examine of the subconscious. certainly, symbolic language is taken into account a technological know-how, and this informative quantity bargains an crucial software within the examine of symbology. Its alphabetical entries--drawn from a various diversity of resources, together with all the significant international religions, astrology, alchemy, numerology, heraldry, and prehistoric art--clarify the basic and unvarying meanings of every image. even if used as a reference or browsed for excitement, this informative quantity bargains a worthwhile key to elucidating the symbolic worlds encountered in either the humanities and the background of principles. 32 b/w illustrations.

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A Commentary on Lysias, Speeches 1-11 by Lysias, S. C. Todd

By Lysias, S. C. Todd

The other uploads alongside those lines--much appreciated.

-Includes textual content of the recent OCT, with equipment, and a dealing with translation
-Commentary is at the unique textual content, permitting the reader a miles nearer point of scholarly interplay with the Greek than the place the observation is keyed to the English translation [editorial remark- why the fuck could observation be keyed to an English translation...?]
-Extensive normal advent and introductory essays for every of the speeches offer heritage details and demanding suggestions as to attainable interpretations

Lysias used to be the major Athenian speech-writer of the new release (403-380 BC) following the Peloponnesian battle, and his speeches shape a number one resource for all features of the background of Athenian society in this interval. The speeches are commonly learn at the present time, no longer least as a result of their simplicity of linguistic sort. This simplicity is frequently misleading, even if, and one of many goals of this remark is to aid the reader examine the rhetorical thoughts of every of the speeches and the usually hugely tendentious manipulation of argument. This quantity comprises the textual content itself (reproduced from Carey's OCT and gear criticus), with a dealing with translation. every one speech gets an in depth creation, masking common questions of interpretation. within the lemmatic portion of the observation, person words are tested intimately, offering a detailed interpreting of the Greek textual content. to maximise accessibility, the Greek lemmata are followed by way of translation, and person Greek phrases are commonly transliterated. this can be the 1st a part of a projected multi-volume statement at the speeches and fragments, with the intention to be the 1st complete statement on Lysias in glossy times.

Readership: students and and scholars of classics and historical historical past.

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Happiness and the Good Life by Mike W. Martin

By Mike W. Martin

What's happiness? How is it on the topic of morality and advantage? Does dwelling with phantasm advertise or reduce happiness? Is it greater to pursue happiness with a accomplice than on my own? thinker Mike W. Martin addresses those and different questions as he connects the that means of happiness with the philosophical suggestion of "the sturdy life." Defining happiness as loving one's lifestyles and valuing it in methods manifested by way of plentiful entertainment and a deep experience of which means, Martin explores the ways that happiness interacts with all different dimensions of excellent lives--in specific with ethical decency and goodness, authenticity, psychological overall healthiness, self-fulfillment, and meaningfulness. He interweaves a number of examples from memoirs, novels, and flicks alongside the way in which, connecting his dialogue of the philosophical matters to similar themes that curiosity we all: advantage, love, philanthropy, ache, simplicity, balancing paintings and rest, and lots more and plenty extra. Drawing on wide-ranging and strong proof, Martin additionally makes the case that we'd like a "politics of happiness" wherein govt might follow the result of fresh "happiness studies" in psychology to public coverage.

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The Complete Running and Marathon Book by DK Publishing

By DK Publishing

For somebody attracted to working - from newbies to these trying to enhance their suggestions or getting ready for his or her first marathon - The whole working and Marathon Book contains a accomplished diversity of courses for all elements of training.

Ideal for runners, own running shoes, coaches, and scholars, The whole operating and Marathon Book positive factors precise anatomical works of art, person pleasant step by step sequences, suggestion on optimal options and damage prevention, in addition to assistance on working psychology.

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Bipolar: The Elements of Bipolar Disorder by Jay Carter

By Jay Carter

Explaining bipolar in a typical experience, each day language, this booklet stocks actual tales of individuals with bipolar and addresses the ailment from a private, clinical, drug and alcohol abuse, and forensic views. Bipolar is a quick ebook that explains bipolar in a typical experience each day language. step-by-step Dr. Carter stocks actual tales of individuals with bipolar and addresses bipolar from a private standpoint, a drugs point of view, drug and alcohol abuse and a forensic point of view.

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