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The esteemed author team of Peggy A. Ertmer, James A. Quinn, and Krista D. Glazewski presents the Fourth Edition of The ID CaseBook: Case Studies in Instructional Design —an award-winning text for instructional design—preparing the next generation of instructional design professionals with open-ended cases that strengthen and encourage successful problem solving, and conceptual, procedural, and analytical skills to be used with a variety of real-world clients and the execution of creative solutions on the
Statistics for the Life Sciences, Fourth Edition , covers the key concepts of statistics as applied to the life sciences, while incorporating the tools and themes of modern data analysis. This text uses an abundance of real data in the exercises and examples, and minimizes computation, so that readers can focus on the statistical concepts and issues, not the mathematics. Basic algebra is assumed as a prerequisite.
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