Cj 2015

Author: James A. Fagin

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780133591453

Category: Law

Page: 416

View: 4989


For courses in Criminal Justice Brief. Affordable. Visual. ¿¿¿¿¿ CJ 2015 provides an affordable, thought-provoking look at the criminal justice system that uses clear writing and eye-catching visuals to get your students straight to the important concepts. By focusing on these core concepts, students will gain true understanding of the material, without becoming overwhelmed with unnecessary information. The book's conversation-starting pedagogy encourages active participation in learning, moving students beyond memorization by engaging them in the latest research findings and current events shaping the field. ¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿ Also available with MyCJLab® This title is also available with MyCJLab—an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results.This powerful homework and test manager lets you create, import, and manage online homework assignments, quizzes, and tests that are automatically graded. You can choose from a wide range of assignment options, including time limits, proctoring, and maximum number of attempts allowed. The bottom line: MyLab means less time grading and more time teaching. NOTE: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyCJLab does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyCJLab, search for ISBN-10: 0134073614/ISBN-13: 9780134073613. That package includes ISBN-10: 0134073584/ISBN-13: 9780134073583 and ISBN-10: 013359145X/ISBN-13: 9780133591453. MyCJLab should only be purchased when required by an instructor.

CJ 2017

Author: James A Fagin

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 0134548752

Category: Law

Page: N.A

View: 1692


This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. For courses in Criminal Justice Brief. Affordable. Visual. CJ 2017 provides an affordable, thought-provoking look at the criminal justice system that uses clear writing and eye-catching visuals to get your students straight to the important concepts. By focusing on these core concepts, students will gain true understanding of the material, without becoming overwhelmed with unnecessary information. The book's conversation-starting pedagogy encourages active participation in learning, moving students beyond memorization by engaging them in the latest research findings and current events shaping the field. Over 500 changes and updates in CJ 2017 –including new U.S. Supreme Court cases, new debate about the police and its relationship with the minority community, and new developments in homeland security–reflect the changes in the field of criminal justice in 2015 and 2016. CJ 2017 is also available via Revel™, an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience.

Step-by-Step Medical Coding, 2015 Edition

Author: Carol J. Buck

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323292011

Category: Medical

Page: 1008

View: 4483


Take your first step toward a successful career in medical coding with in-depth coverage from the most trusted name in coding education! From Carol J. Buck, Step-by-Step Medical Coding, 2015 Edition is a practical, easy-to-use resource that shows you exactly how to code using all current coding systems. Explanations of coding concepts are followed by practice exercises to reinforce your understanding. In addition to coverage of reimbursement, ICD-9-CM, CPT, HCPCS, and inpatient coding, this edition fully covers ICD-10-CM in preparation for the transition to ICD-10. No other text on the market so thoroughly covers all coding sets in one source! A step-by-step approach makes it easier to build skills and remember the material. Dual coding addresses the transition to ICD-10 by providing coding answers for both ICD-10 and ICD-9. Over 500 illustrations include medical procedures and conditions that help you understand the services being coded, and images from Carol J. Buck's professional ICD and HCPCS manuals that familiarize you with the format of professional coding manuals. Real-life coding reports simulate the reports you will encounter as a coder and help you apply coding principles to actual cases. Complete coverage of ICD-10-CM prepares you for the transition to ICD-10. A workbook corresponds to the textbook and offers review and practice with more than 1,500 questions, activities, and terminology exercises to reinforce your understanding of medical coding. Available separately. Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting boxes allow you to read the official wording for inpatient and outpatient coding alongside in-text explanations. Four coding question variations develop your coding ability and critical thinking skills, including one-code or multiple-code answer blanks. From the Trenches, Coding Shots, Stop!, Caution!, Check This Out!, and CMS Rules boxes offer valuable tips and helpful advice for working in today’s medical coding field. Coder’s Index makes it easy to quickly locate specific codes. Appendix with sample EHR (Electronic Health Record) screenshots provides examples similar to the EHRs you will encounter in the workplace. Exercises, Quick Checks, and Toolbox features reinforce coding rules and concepts, and emphasize key information. NEW! Encoder practice exercises on the companion Evolve website provide added practice and help you understand how to utilize an encoder product. UPDATED content includes the latest coding information available, promoting accurate coding and success on the job.

Entzerrungsstrategien bei der Prüfung geschätzter Werte

Eine theoretische Analyse und empirische Untersuchung zur Berichterstattung über Key Audit Matter

Author: Karsten Asbahr

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3658216034

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 256

View: 9354


Karsten Asbahr führt eine umfassende Analyse von Studien im Bereich der Prüfungsforschung durch, welche Strategien zur Behebung kognitiver Verzerrungen bei der Informationsverarbeitung (Entzerrungsstrategien) thematisieren. Hierzu wird ein innovativer Bezugsrahmen aufgestellt, der diese Strategien systematisiert und die Analyse der bisherigen Ergebnisse leitet. Im Besonderen wird die Berichterstattung über Key Audit Matter als Rechenschaftsinstrument (Accountability) experimentell untersucht. Der Autor fasst den Stand der Forschung zur KAM-Berichterstattung zusammen und zeigt erstmals, dass diese neuartige Form der prüferischen Berichterstattung einen rückwirkenden Einfluss auf die Informationsverarbeitung von Prüfern haben kann.

Sport Psychology for Young Athletes

Author: Camilla J. Knight,Chris G. Harwood,Daniel Gould

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134820283

Category: Psychology

Page: 320

View: 3991


Understanding and applying psychology within youth sport settings is key to maximising young athletes’ enjoyment, wellbeing, and sporting performance. Written by a team of leading international researcher-practitioners, this book is the first to offer an evidence-based introduction to the theory and practice of sport psychology for children and young athletes. It provides practical strategies and guidance for those working in or researching youth sport, demonstrating how to integrate sport psychology effectively in a variety of youth sport contexts. With real-life case studies that demonstrate psychological theory put into practice, it discusses a wide spectrum of issues faced by young athletes and recommends the best approaches to addressing them. Key topics covered include: the cognitive, social, and physical development of young athletes optimising fun, motivation, and self-confidence enhancing young athletes’ relationships with coaches, parents, and peers managing stress, injuries, and transitions effectively developing talent and long-term engagement in sport encouraging organisational culture change. The most up-to-date and authoritative guide to sport psychology for young people, this is essential reading for anyone working in youth sport.

Facility Coding Exam Review 2015

The Certification Step

Author: Carol J. Buck

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323352979

Category: Medical

Page: 558

View: 6759


Prepare to succeed on your facility coding exam with Facility Coding Exam Review 2015: The Certification Step! From leading coding author and educator Carol J. Buck, this exam review provides complete coverage of all topics included on the facility coding certification exams, including anatomy, terminology, and pathophysiology for each organ system; reimbursement issues; an overview of CPT, HCPCS, ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM/PCS coding; and more. Two full practice exams simulate the testing experience and provide plenty of practice for even the most insecure exam-taker. Comprehensive review content covers everything you need to know to pass your facility coding certification exam. Mobile-optimized quick quizzes on Evolve provide extra test practice and review with 250 additional medical terminology and pathophysiology questions that may be downloaded to mobile devices. Concise outline format helps you access key information quickly and study more efficiently. Concrete real-life coding reports simulate the reports that you will encounter on the job and challenge you to apply key coding principles to actual cases. Practice exams on the Evolve companion website include a Pre-Exam to be taken prior to study, allowing you to assess strengths and weaknesses and develop a plan for focused study, the same exam again as a Post-Exam to be taken after your review, and a Final Exam that simulates the experience of taking the actual facility coding exam. Answers and rationales to the Pre-/Post- and Final Exams are available on Evolve. Success Strategies section in the text guides you step-by-step through the entire exam process. NEW! Netter anatomy illustrations in Unit 3 enhance your understanding of anatomy and the way it affects coding. NEW! Additional mobile-optimized quick quizzes on Evolve make it easy to study while on the go and to review your answers. UPDATED content includes the latest coding information, promoting exam success and accurate coding on the job. NEW! ICD-10 content and exams on the Evolve companion website ensure that you are fully prepared for the implementation of ICD-10.

Prospects for hydrogen and fuel cells

Author: International Energy Agency

Publisher: OECD


Category: Business & Economics

Page: 253

View: 9301


Energy security, economic prosperity and environmental protection are challenges for all countries. They are particularly pressing in the transportation sector which still relies almost exclusively on oil. The use of hydrogen as an energy carrier and fuel cells as motive devices in transportation and energy distribution systems are possible solutions. This book provides an analysis of policy responses and hurdles and business opportunities. Information regarding the latest RandD, policy initiatives and private sector plans are assessed from the perspective of the rapidly changing global energy system in the next half century.

The Third Twin

Author: CJ Omololu

Publisher: Delacorte Press

ISBN: 0385390246

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 336

View: 4039


Identical twins. Identical DNA. Identical suspects. It’s Pretty Little Liars meets Revenge in this edge-of-your-seat thriller with a shocking twist. IT STARTED AS A JOKE. When they were little, Lexi and her identical twin, Ava, made up a third sister, Alicia. If something broke? Alicia did it. Alicia was always to blame for everything. NOW THE GAME IS ALL GROWN UP. The girls are seniors, and they use Alicia as their cover to go out with guys who they'd never, ever be with in real life. But sometimes games just aren't worth playing. A boy has turned up dead, and DNA evidence and surveillance photos point to only one suspect—Alicia. The girl who doesn’t exist. IDENTICAL TWINS. IDENTICAL DNA. IDENTICAL SUSPECTS. Ava insists that if they keep following the rules for being Alicia, everything will be fine. But Lexi isn't so sure. She must find the truth before another boy is murdered. BECAUSE EITHER AVA IS A KILLER . . . OR ALICIA IS REAL. Praise for THE THIRD TWIN: "[An] original, riveting thriller." -- Melissa Marr, New York Times bestselling author of Made for You "Delicious and deceptive, The Third Twin is a twisty-turny thrill ride! I couldn't flip the pages fast enough!" --Kimberly Derting, author of The Taking "A classic whodunit."--Kirkus Reviews “Driven by the adrenaline pump of whodunit and who’s next to die.”—BCCB “[A] fast-paced thriller . . . . fans of “whom can I trust?” mysteries will find much to like.”—Booklist From the Hardcover edition.

Taken by the Con

Author: C.J. Miller

Publisher: Harlequin

ISBN: 1460375858

Category: Fiction

Page: 288

View: 8748


A sexy scammer is determined to steal an FBI agent's heart Her new partner in crime-fighting makes Lucia Huntington uncomfortably hot. To catch an embezzler, the beautiful FBI agent must work with ex-con Cash Stone…although they couldn't be more different. Career-driven Lucia lives by the rules, while devilishly charming Cash gleefully bends them. Unbeknownst to Lucia, Cash once did wrong for the right reason—his ailing son. Now he claims he's working for the FBI to go on the straight and narrow. But as the case turns dangerous with deadly attacks, Lucia questions her trust in Cash. He's reliable and protective, making her yearn for the passionate bond that's always eluded her. But is their entire relationship one big con?

Business and Competitive Analysis

Effective Application of New and Classic Methods

Author: Craig S. Fleisher,Babette E. Bensoussan

Publisher: FT Press

ISBN: 0133101002

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 624

View: 9395


Meet any business or competitive analysis challenge: deliver actionable business insights and on-point recommendations that enterprise decision makers can’t and won’t ignore! All you need is one book: Business and Competitive Analysis, Second Edition . This generation’s definitive guide to business and competitive analysis has now been thoroughly updated with additional methods, applications and examples. Craig S. Fleisher and Babette E. Bensoussan begin with a practical primer on the process and context of business and competitive analysis: how it works, how to avoid pitfalls, and how to communicate results. Next, they introduce their unique FAROUT method for choosing the right tools for each assignment. The authors then present dozens of today’s most valuable analysis methods. They cover “classic” techniques, such as McKinsey 7S and industry analysis, as well as emerging techniques from multiple disciplines: economics, corporate finance, sociology, anthropology, and the intelligence and futurist communities. You’ll find full chapters outlining effective analysis processes; avoiding pitfalls; communicating results; as well as drill-downs on analyzing industries, competitive positioning, business models, supply chains, strategic relationships, corporate reputation, critical success factors, driving forces, technology change, cash flow, and much more. For every method, Fleisher and Bensoussan present clear descriptions, background context, strategic rationales, strengths, weaknesses, step-by-step instructions, and references. The result is a book every analyst, strategist, and manager can rely on – in any industry, for any challenge.

Entrepreneurial Finance

Fundamentals of Financial Planning and Management for Small Business

Author: M. J. Alhabeeb

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118857836

Category: Mathematics

Page: 480

View: 9123


Featuring key topics within finance, small businessmanagement, and entrepreneurship to develop and maintain prosperousbusiness ventures With a comprehensive and organized approach to fundamentalfinancial theories, tools, and management techniques,Entrepreneurial Finance: Fundamentals of Financial Planning andManagement for Small Business equips readers with the necessaryfundamental knowledge and advanced skills to succeed in small firmand business settings. With a unique combination of topics fromfinance, small business management, and entrepreneurship, the bookprepares readers for the challenges of today’s economy. Entrepreneurial Finance: Fundamentals of Financial Planning andManagement for Small Business begins with key concepts of smallbusiness management and entrepreneurship, including managementtools and techniques needed to establish, run, and lead businessventures. The book then delves into how small businesses areoperated, managed, and controlled. General finance skills andmethods are integrated throughout, and the book alsofeatures: Numerous practical examples and scenarios that provide areal-world perspective on entrepreneurship and small businessmanagement A brief summary, list of key concepts, and ten discussionquestions at the end of each chapter to prepare readers for thechallenges of today's economy A practical guide to the complete life of a small business,from establishing a new venture to training and developing youngentrepreneurs tasked with maintaining and developing a prosperouseconomy An in-depth discussion of the entire process of writing asuccessful business plan, including the rationale, significance,and requirements Techniques needed to solidify the free enterprise tradition,develop entrepreneurial strategies, and grow small businesses Entrepreneurial Finance: Fundamentals of Financial Planning andManagement for Small Business is an ideal textbook forupper-undergraduate and first-year graduate courses inentrepreneurial finance within business, economics, managementscience, and public administration departments. The book isalso useful for MBA-level courses as well as for business andmanagement PhD majors as a resource in methodology. The book isalso an idea reference for entrepreneurs, business managers, marketanalysts, and decision makers who require information about thetheoretical and quantitative aspects of entrepreneurial finance.

Bayerische Paradiese

Land zwischen Seen und Bergen - Entdeckungen aus der Luft

Author: Jörg Bodenbender,Tom Werneck

Publisher: Berg, J. im Bucher Verlag

ISBN: 9783862465255


Page: 192

View: 7430


Marine Algae Extracts, 2 Volume Set

Processes, Products, and Applications

Author: Se-Kwon Kim,Katarzyna Chojnacka

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527679596

Category: Science

Page: 784

View: 4941


Designed as the primary reference for the biotechnological use of macroalgae, this comprehensive handbook covers the entire value chain from the cultivation of algal biomass to harvesting and processing it, to product extraction and formulation. In addition to covering a wide range of product classes, from polysaccharides to terpenes and from enyzmes to biofuels, it systematically discusses current and future applications of algae-derived products in pharmacology, medicine, cosmetics, food and agriculture. In doing so, it brings together the expertise of marine researchers, biotechnologists and process engineers for a one-stop resource on the biotechnology of marine macroalgae.

Dieser eine Sommer


Author: CJ Hauser

Publisher: Suhrkamp Verlag

ISBN: 3458740449

Category: Fiction

Page: 406

View: 7422


Durch Zufall hat es die beiden jungen Frauen Leah und Quinn gleichzeitig in das Küstenstädtchen Menamon in Maine verschlagen: Die frisch verheiratete Leah will mit ihrem Mann Henry hier, am Ort seiner Kindheit, eine Familie gründen. Quinn dagegen ist auf der Suche nach ihrem Vater, den sie nie kennengelernt hat, einem ehemaligen Folksänger, der sich in Menamon zur Ruhe gesetzt hat. Beide hoffen, hier ein neues Zuhause zu finden – doch sie müssen feststellen, dass die beschauliche Küstenidylle nicht hält, was sie verspricht, und das Glück schwerer zu fassen ist als erhofft. Da beschließen die Freundinnen, den Herausforderungen ihres neuen Lebens gemeinsam entgegenzutreten ... Mit viel Gefühl, Herz und Humor erzählt Dieser eine Sommer von neugefundenen Freundschaften, wiedergefundenen Vätern und zueinanderfindenden Herzen – und vom Glück, das sich meist dann auftut, wenn man es am wenigsten erwartet.