November 2014 Content Update

There were 15 New and 6 Updated Complete Core Titles released in November 2014.  There are now 1016 titles in the Complete Core collection. If you subscribe to this package, see a full title list in your Admin account (log-in required), or check it out on our corporate site. If you're interested in upgrading your account to the Complete Core package, email learnmore@credoreference.com.

 

New Complete Core Titles: 

 

Bridgeman Images: Charmet Collection

ISBN: N/A

A complete French photo archive of art.

Curriculum Connections Psychology: Abnormal Psychology

ISBN: 9781936333202

This book describes the scientific study of psychological disorders. As well as detailing mental disorders, it examines social attitudes toward them and treatments that have been used through the centuries. Other important issues covered include the way in which the number and type of recognized mental disorders constantly changes, and how psychological difficulties affect a child's learning and social experiences.

Curriculum Connections Psychology: Cognitive Development

ISBN: 9781936333172

This book discusses the nature of developmental change from conception to adulthood. It considers the most important theories of cognitive development and examines the ingenious methods developed to measure cognitive abilities in young children. It also investigates perceptual, emotional, social, and memory development.

 Curriculum Connections Psychology: History of Psychology

ISBN: 9781936333158

This book explores the development of psychology, from its roots in philosophy and natural science to the scientific research of the 19th century. It also charts the emergence and impact of experimental psychology and the development of psychological theories throughout the 20th century.

 

 Curriculum Connections Psychology: Intellectual Development

ISBN: 9781936333189

This book explores the workings of the brain, including its ability to identify and interpret important information while discarding other sensory input, and how it stores and retrieves memories. It investigates past and present theories of learning, how we develop language skills and process language, problem solving, and the sources of creativity and inspiration.

 

Curriculum Connections Psychology: The Brain

ISBN: 9781936333165

This book looks at how our understanding of the brain and mind has developed. It describes in detail the workings of the brain, and investigates how our perceptual systems and the brain work to interpret the sensations we experience. The concept of mind and consciousness, and the role that emotions play in both mental health and our everyday lives, are also discussed in detail.

 

Curriculum Connections Psychology: The Individual and Society

ISBN: 9781936333196

This book examines people as individuals and as social animals. It analyzes the notions of personality and intelligence and considers how people relate to and communicate with each other and society. The chapters discuss the types of social interaction and the rules that guide them, as well as the feelings and thoughts that individuals have about society, social situations, and the people around them.

 

Facts at Your Fingertips: Invention and Technology: Buildings and Structures

ISBN: 9781936333417

This book describes the development of building materials and design right up to the present day. It identifies the key technological advances that have made it possible to build ever bigger structures.

 

Facts at Your Fingertips: Invention and Technology: Land and Water Transportation

ISBN: 9781936333424

This book looks at the technological advances that have made all this possible-and the inventors whose inspiration has helped shape our world.

 

Facts at Your Fingertips: World of Endangered Animals: Africa

ISBN: 9781781210796

Takes a look at the endangered animals in Africa and how to save them.

 

Facts at Your Fingertips: World of Endangered Animals: Australia and Southeast Asia

ISBN: 9781781210789

Examines the many species of Australia and Southeast Asia and the endangered populations of these animals.

 

Facts at Your Fingertips: World of Endangered Animals: Europe

ISBN: 9781781210765

Provides an examination of endangered animals within Europe and the measures needed to protect them.

 

Facts at Your Fingertips: World of Endangered Animals: North and South America

ISBN: 9781781210758

Describes various animals in North and South America that are endangered and at risk of becoming extinct.

 

Facts at Your Fingertips: World of Endangered Animals: South and Central Asia

ISBN: 9781781210772

Offers a look into the endangered species of South and Central Asia and what the human population can do to preserve animals in this area.

 

Samurai Swords

ISBN: 9780785825630

This project looks at the weaponry of Samurai men and women over the centuries with specifically commissioned photography of reenactors wearing and museum-quality clothing and weaponry.

 

Updated Complete Core titles:

 

2014-2015 Occupational Outlook Handbook

ISBN: N/A

Contains extensive information on all occupations.

 

American Heritage Roget's Thesaurus

ISBN: 9780547964065

The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus provides a wide range of synonyms organized in alphabetical order. Clear definitions that orient the user to the relevant meaning of related words set this thesaurus apart from the competition.

 

Global Environmental Politics

ISBN: 9780813348964

For more than twenty years, Global Environmental Politics has provided an up-to-date, accurate, and unbiased introduction to the world’s most pressing environmental issues, and this new edition continues the tradition.

 

Shakespeare's Theatre: A Dictionary of His Stage Context

ISBN: 9780826477767

Reviews current knowledge of the character and operation of theatres in Shakespeare's time, with an explanation of their origins. Coverage includes the practices of Elizabethan actors and script writers: methods of characterization; gesture, blocking and choreography, including music, dance and fighting; actors' rhetorical interaction with audiences; and use of costumes, stage props, and make-up.

 

The Administrative Assistants and Secretaries Handbook

ISBN: 9780814433522

This guidebook is the definitive source of information on creating graphics, charts, and presentations, Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and Publisher, Web conferencing, Electronic and paper filing systems, Record keeping, Research skills, Travel arrangements, Meeting planning and management, Business math, Computer and software troubleshooting, and more.

 

The AMA Handbook of Project Management

ISBN: 9780814433393

The book features chapters on stakeholder management, agile project management, program management, project governance, knowledge management, and more. Updated with fresh examples, case studies and solutions to specific project management dilemmas, it remains an essential reference to the critical concepts and theories all project managers must master.

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