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ARTH 100 U820T
Art Appreciation: Critical Hits, Video Games As Art

Synonym #
09640

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Carol Geu

Description:
Explores the nature of art in various aesthetic, formal, and psychological dimensions, involving analysis of art objects for understanding, enjoyment, and life enhancement. 

Book Info
No Textbook Required. 

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ARTH 212 U820T
History of World Art II

Synonym #
09642

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Carol Geu

Description:
Art and architecture in the historical and contextual development of the role of visual arts including crafts, drawing, painting, sculpture, and architecture, in the historical and cultural development of world civilization from the renaissance through the 20th century. 

Book Info
Stokstad, Marilyn and Michael W. Cothren. Art History. 5th Edition. New York: Pearson Education Inc., 2014. ISBN-10: 0-205-94947-9 | ISBN-13: 978-0-205-94947-2 Combined Edition ISBN-10: 0-205-87347-2 | ISBN-13: 978-0-205-87347-0

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ARTH 251 U820T
American Indian Art History

Synonym #
09644

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Carol Geu

Description:
Surveys American Indian art ranging from traditional to contemporary. 

Book Info
Berlo, Janet Catherine and Ruth B. Phillips. Native North American Art. Oxford University Press, 1998, ISBN: 0192842188 .

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CHEM 106/106L U820T
Chemistry Survey w/Lab

Synonym #
09662
09663 Lab

Credits
3
1 Lab

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Mike Slabaugh

Description:
A one-semester survey of chemistry. Introduction to the properties of matter, atomic structure, bonding, stoichiometry, kinetics, equilibrium, states of matter, solutions, and acid-base concepts.

Prerequisites
MATH-101 MATH-102 MATH-115 MATH-120 MATH-121 MATH-123 MATH-125 MATH-281 MATH-ACT3 MATH-ACT4 MATH-SAT3 MATH-SAT4 MATH-ALG3 MATH-CALG1 MATH-CALG2 MATH-TRIG1 MATH-TRIG3 MATH-TRIG4 MATH-TRIG2 or MATH-TRIG5 

Book Info
Introductory Chemistry for Today, 8th ed, Slabaugh/Seager, ISBN 1-133-60513-3.

Safety Scale Laboratory Experiments for Chemistry for Today, 8th edition, Slabaugh/Seager ISBN 1-133-60425-0.

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CHEM 107/107L U820T
Organic & Biochemistry Survey w/Lab

Synonym #
09664
09665 Lab

Credits
3
1 Lab

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Mike Slabaugh

Description:
A survey of organic and biological chemistry. A continuation of CHEM 106.

Prerequisites
CHEM 106 

Book Info
Organci and Biochemistry for Today, 8th ed., Slabaugh/Seager ISBN 1-133-60425-0.

Safety Scale Laboratory Experiments for Chemistry for Today, 8th edition, Slabaugh/Seager ISBN 1-133-60425-0.

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CJUS 201 U820T
Introduction to Criminal Justice

Synonym #
09667

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Michelle Skaff

Description:
Overviews the criminal justice institutions involved in the operations of criminal law including the police, the attorney, the bail system, the trial, the guilty plea, sentencing, corrections and an analysis of criminal law in terms of why certain kinds of conduct are criminal in our society. 

Book Info
Siegel, L. J., & Worrall, J. L. (2014). Introduction to criminal justice (14th ed.). Belmont, CA: Wadsworth. ISBN10: 1-285-06901-3   ISBN13: 978-1-285-06901-2

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ECON 201 U820T
Principles of Microeconomics

Synonym #
09702

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Mandie Weinandt

Description:
Principles of Microeconomics studies basic economic concepts as they relate to consumer, worker, and business decisions. Emphasis is given to satisfaction maximizing behavior by individuals and profit maximization by firms. Market structures are thoroughly analyzed regarding their effect on price, output, and competitiveness.

Book Info
Principles of Microeconomics by Dirk Mateer and Lee Coppock; ISBN: 978-0-393-93576-9. 

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ENGL 101 U820T/U821T
Composition I

Synonym #
09772
09773

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Rachel Cox

Description:
Practice in the skills, research, and documentation needed for effective academic writing. Analysis of a variety of academic and non-academic texts, rhetorical structures, critical thinking, and audience will be included.

Prerequisites
Appropriate student placement based on entry level assessment or completion of ENGL 032, 033

Book Info
Portfolio Composition: A Student's Guide for English 101/101+. USD Department of English, 2013. Must be purchased new. 

Connect Composition Essentials access code. ISBN: 9780077724184 You will purchase an access code to utilize the online writing lab with an integrated writer's handbook .

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ENGL 201 U821T
Composition II

Synonym #
09776

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Darin Jerke

Description:
Study of and practice in writing persuasive prose, with the aim to improve writing skills in all disciplines.

Prerequisites
ENGL 101 and 210 or UHON 110

Book Info
Billings, Andrew, Michael Butterworth, and Paul Truman. Communication and Sport: Surveying the Field. 2nd Ed. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE, 2014. Print. ISBN: 978- 1452279138.

Troyka, Lynn Quitman, and Douglas Hesse. Quick Access Reference for Writers. 6th edition. Upper Saddle River: Pearson, 2010. Print. ISBN: 0-205-66481-4.

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ENGL 210 U821T
Introduction to Literature

Synonym #
09782

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Sarah Garelik

Description:
Readings in fiction, drama, and poetry to acquaint students with literature and aesthetic form.

Prerequisites
ENGL 101

Book Info
Quick Access 7th edition (by Troyka and Hesse) – You should still have this book from English 101 if you took it here at USD. ISBN: 978-0205903610.

E-book: Writing about Literature through Theory, v. 1.0.1 by Pennington and Cordell. EISBN: 978-1-4533-5380-6.

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green: B005ZOBNOI (any format: print or digital).

McGraw-Hill Connect: ISBN: 9780077724184.

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ESCI 101/101L U820T
Dynamic Earth w/Lab

Synonym #
09796
09797 Lab

Credits
4

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Jeanne Fromm

Description:
The study of Earth’s composition, landforms, geological processes, oceans and atmosphere. Laboratory includes study of minerals, rocks, topographic maps, and landforms.

Book Info
Essentials of Geology/Laboratory Manual for Introductory Geology "bundle." Bundle ISBN: 978-0- 393-90114-6. Textbook is the 4th Edition, by Stephen Marshak, and lab manual is 2nd edition by Ludman and Marshak .

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ESCI 103/103L U820T
Earth & Life Through Time w/Lab

Synonym #
09798
09799 Lab

Credits
4

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Jeanne Fromm

Description:
An introductory course designed to complement ESCI 101. Emphasizes the origin, history, and dynamic nature of Earth through geologic time. Laboratory includes study of geologic maps, earth structures, fossils, and related topics.

Book Info
Earth System History, 4th Edition, by Steven M. Stanley.

Laboratory Studies in Earth History, 10th Edition, by Levin and Smith ISBN: 978-0-07-809612-9

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GEOG 210 U820T - Eight Week Course
World Geography

Synonym #
09806

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-10/17
100% refund date:
8/28/14

Instructor
Brian Molyeneaux

Description:
A survey of the Earth from a broad global framework through the differentiation of the world in terms of both natural and human environmental features and characteristics on a regional basis.

Book Info
Contemporary Human Geography, 2/E James M. Rubenstein ©2013 ″ Prentice Hall ″ Paper, 384 pp

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GFA 101 U820T
Introduction to Fine Arts

Synonym #
09807

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Carol Geu

Description:
This course explores how and why the arts exist. Drama, dance, literature, music, visual arts, etc., are examined as inventions for sharing experiences.

Book Info
Sporre, Dennis J. Reality through the Arts. 8th Edition. Prentice Hall, Inc. 2013. ISBN-10: 0205858228 ISBN-13: 9780205858224

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HIST 151 U820T
U.S. History I

Synonym #
18909

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Mark Madsen

Description:
Surveys the background and development of the United States from its colonial origins to the Civil War and reconstruction.

Book Info
Out of Many: A History of the American People, Brief Sixth Edition, Vol. 1, by John Mack Faragher, et. al. (ISBN: 9780205010639). (Hereafter referred to as Faragher).

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HIST 152 U820T
U.S. History II

Synonym #
09809

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Mark Madsen

Description:
Surveys development of the United States since the Civil War and reconstruction.

Book Info
Out of Many: A History of the American People, Brief Sixth Edition, Vol. 2, by John Mack Faragher, et. al. (ISBN: 0205010628). (Hereafter referred to as Faragher).

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MATH 102 U820T
College Algebra

Synonym #
09892

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Shannon Kortan

Description:
Equations and inequalities; polynomial functions and graphs, exponents, radicals, binomial theorem, zeros of polynomials; systems of equations; exponential, logarithmic, and inverse functions, applications and graphs. Other topics selected from sequences, series, and complex numbers.

Prerequisites
MATH 101 or appropriate mathematics placement 

Book Info
Course will be using MyMathLab ISBN 032119991X (Includes an e-book)

OPTIONAL text: College Algebra, 6/E Blitzer 6th Edition Prentice Hall Publisher ISBN 0321782283 (or 9780321782281) (Text alone)
Or
ISBN 0321900502 (or 9780321900500) (Text and MyMathLab bundle for students who want both)

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MATH 103 U820T
Quantitative Literacy

Synonym #
09896

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Shannon Kortan

Description:
This course is designed to provide the liberal arts student with practical number theory, logical thinking, and mathematical skills to be quantitatively literate. The student will develop critical thinking skills, interpret data, and reason quantitatively to solve authentic problems and increase their confidence with mathematics while simultaneously building a cultural appreciation for the relevant and meaningful role that mathematics plays in many areas of life. Students will use information and knowledge from multiple areas to apply mathematics to new situations and dynamical processes.

Prerequisites
MATH 095 Pre-College Algebra

Book Info
Course will be using MyMathLab ISBN 032119991X (Includes an e-book)   

OPTIONAL text: 
**NEW EDITION** Using and Understanding Mathematics: A Quantitative Reasoning Approach Bennett, Briggs 6th Edition  Pearson Publisher ISBN 0321914627 (or 9780321914620) (Text alone)
OR
ISBN 0321923219 (or 9780321923219) (Text and MyMathLab bundle for students who want both)

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MATH 121 U820T
Survey of Calculus

Synonym #
09899

Credits
4

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Kristen Maxon

Description:
A survey of calculus including an intuitive approach to limits, continuity, differentiation, and integration with an emphasis on applications of the derivative and the integral as well as topics from multivariable calculus.

Prerequisites
MATH 102 or 115 or appropriate mathematics placement 

Book Info
MyMathLab, ISBN: 032119991X 

Optional text: Barnett, Raymond A., & Ziegler, Michael R., & Byleen, Karl E. (2015). Calculus for Business, Economics, Life Sciences and Social Sciences (13th ed.). Pearson.  ISBN for text alone: 0321869834 or 9780321869838.
OR
ISBN for text and MyMathLab: 0321925130 or 9780321925138.

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MCOM 151 U820T - Eight Week Course
Introduction to Mass Communication

Synonym #
09900

Credits
3

Dates
10/20-12/17
100% refund date:
10/24/14

Instructor
Janet Davison

Description:
A comprehensive look at the mass media in the United States and the world. Includes discussions of newspapers, magazines, radio, television, books, movies, recordings, advertising and public relations. Also studies mass media rights and responsibilities, ethics and censorship.

Book Info
TBA.

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MUS 100 U820T
Music Appreciation: Jazz

Synonym #
09916

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Eric Mosterd

Description:
Non-technical discussion designed to increase the enjoyment and appreciation of music. It fulfills the music requirement in the general education program. Specifically, Jazz Appreciation is designed for the non-music major as a general cultural course to increase knowledge and discrimination of Jazz. It is a comprehensive overview of the origins of Jazz up to modern trends.

Book Info
No textbook

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MUS 100 U821T
Music Appreciation: Rock & Roll

Synonym #
09917

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Dave Moskowitz

Description:
This course is designed for the non-music major as a general cultural course to increase knowledge and discrimination of music. It is a comprehensive survey of popular music in the United States from the early 20th century to the present. In addition to the material presented in the lecture and the textbook, all students will be required to engage in listening on the course's Desire2Learn site.

Book Info
Joe Stuessy, Rock and Roll: Its History and Stylistic Development, VitalSource for University of South Dakota, 1/e.

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PHGY 220/220L U821T
Human Anatomy & Physiology I w/Lab

Synonym #
09923
09924 Lab

Credits
4

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Jane Gavin

Description:
Lectures, laboratory work, and demonstrations will enable students to understand normal and abnormal function of the human body and provide a foundation for any future healthcare course. Integration of anatomical structure as it relates to physiology will also be incorporated.

Prerequisites
“C” or better in Chem 

Book Info
Anatomy & Physiology, Marieb and Hoehn, Pearson Benjamin Cummings ISBN: 9780321973320 The text and related materials for lecture and lab are bundled in a special package by the publisher for USD and the contents of the bundle are required.

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PHGY 230/230L U822T
Human Anatomy & Physiology II w/Lab

Synonym #
09934
09935 Lab

Credits
4

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Jane Gavin

Description:
This course is a continuation of material covered in PHGY 220. Lectures, laboratory work, and demonstrations will enable students to understand normal and abnormal function of the human body and provide a foundation for any future healthcare course. Integration of anatomical structure as it relates to physiology will also be incorporated.

Prerequisites
PHGY 220 with “C” or better

Book Info
Anatomy & Physiology, Marieb and Hoehn, Pearson Benjamin Cummings ISBN: 9780321973320 The text and related materials for lecture and lab are bundled in a special package by the publisher for USD and the contents of the bundle are required.

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PHIL 220 U821T
Introduction to Ethics

Synonym #
09937

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Evan Butts

Description:
Examines the major currents and components of ethical theory from classical times to the present, investigating problems arising from specific theories, as well as critically analyzing the validity of these theories for current ethical concerns.

Book Info
An Introduction to Ethics, Kevin Gibson, Pearson Education Inc., ISBN-13: 978-0-205-70854-3. The online resources that can be ordered with this book will not be used in this course.

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POLS 100 U820T
American Government

Synonym #
09939

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Josh Houy

Description:
A study of the basic principles of the American system of government with emphasis on problems relating to governmental structure and policies.

Book Info
American Government, Thirteenth Full Edition (with policy chapters) Theodore J. Lowi, Benjamin Ginsberg, Kenneth A. Shepsle, Et Al. ; Hardcover ; ISBN: 978-0-393-92244-8.

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POLS 141 U820T
Governments of the World

Synonym #
09940

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Josh Houy

Description:
An introduction to political systems of the world, emphasizing political philosophy and comparative government. The course focuses on democratic systems other than the United States, authoritarian systems and third world systems.

Book Info
Michael G. Roskin, Countries and Concepts: Politics, Geography, Culture, 12th Edition ISBN-10: 0205854656 or ISBN-13: 978-0205854653.

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POLS 210 U820T
State & Local Government

Synonym #
09941

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Malene Little

Description:
An analysis of the legal status, powers and functions, intergovernmental relations and political problems of state and local governments.

Book Info
Governing States and Localities. 4th edition. By Kevin B. Smith and Alan Greenblatt. ISBN: 978-1-4522-2633-0.

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PSYC 101 U820T
General Psychology

Synonym #
09944

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Clare Bucklin

Description:
This course is an introduction survey of the field of psychology with consideration of the biological bases of behavior, sensory and perceptual processes, learning and memory, human growth and development, social behavior and normal and abnormal behavior.

Book Info
TBA.

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PSYC 101 U822T
General Psychology

Synonym #
09946

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Alix Galinsky

Description:
This course is an introduction survey of the field of psychology with consideration of the biological bases of behavior, sensory and perceptual processes, learning and memory, human growth and development, social behavior and normal and abnormal behavior.

Book Info
Psychology and Life 20th Edition, by Richard J. Gerrig, ISBN-13: 978-0-205-85913-9 ISBN-10: 0-205-85913-5.

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SOC 100 U820T
Introduction to Sociology

Synonym #
09959

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Stephanie Spars

Description:
Comprehensive study of society, with analysis of group life, and other forces shaping human behavior.

Book Info
Schaeffer, Richard T. Sociology in Modules, 2nd Edition. 2013.  McGraw-Hill. Print:  ISBN:0078026814 / 9780078026812. 

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SOC 150 U820T
Social Problems

Synonym #
09978

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Stephanie Spars

Description:
A study of present day problems in contemporary societies, such as racism, sexism, ageism, alcoholism, drug addiction, physical and mental health, war and environmental issues - their significance and current policies and action.

Book Info
D. Stanley Eitzen, Maxine Baca Zinn, Kelly Eitzen Smith.  Social Problems, 13/E. 2014.  Prentice Hall. Print:  ISBN-10: 0205949185   ISBN-13: 9780205949182.

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SPCM 101
Fundamentals of Speech

Synonym #
Multiple

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Multiple

Description:
Introduces the study of speech fundamentals and critical thinking through frequent public speaking practice, including setting, purpose, audience, and subject.

Book Info
Alberts, J. K., Nakayama, T. K., & Martin, J. N. & Zarefsky, D. (2011). Selected chapters from human communication and society (2nd ed.) & Public speaking strategies for success (6th ed.). Boston, MA: Pearson Learning Solutions. ISBN13: 9781256067849 & ISBN10: 1256067849.

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STAT 281 U821T
Introduction to Statistics

Synonym #
09993

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Kristen Maxon

Description:
A study of descriptive statistics including graphs, measures of central tendency and variability and an introduction to probability theory, sampling and techniques of statistical inference with an emphasis on statistical applications.

Prerequisites
MATH-102 MATH-104 MATH-115 MATH-120 MATH-121 MATH-123 or MATH-125

Book Info
MyStatLab, ISBN: 0321694643

Optional Text: Larson, Ron & Farber, Betsy (2015). Elementary Statistics (6th ed.). Pearson. ISBN for text alone: 0321911210 or 9780321911216.
OR
ISBN for text and MyStatLab: 0133864995 or 9780133864991)

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THEA 100 U820T
Introduction to Theatre

Synonym #
09995

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Sandra Mollman

Description:
Introductory course designed to enhance the student’s enjoyment and understanding of the theatrical experience. Play readings, films, and demonstrations acquaint the students with the history and techniques of the theatrical art.

Book Info
The Theatre Experience by Edwin Wilson, 13th edition, ISBN # 978-0-07-351427-7.

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THEA 201 U820T
Film Appreciation

Synonym #
09996

Credits
3

Dates
8/25-12/17
100% refund date:
9/4/14

Instructor
Sandra Mollman

Description:
This course explores the art of film and its impact on society. The student explores American and International cultures through the study of their films, filmmaking, and critical analysis.

Book Info
Looking at Movies by Richard Barsam and Dave Monahan, 4th Edition, ISBN # 978-0-393-91302-6, W.W. Norton & Company.

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