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The examined life [videorecording] : an introduction to philosophy / by Velasquez, Manuel G.Philosophy, a text with readings.; Allman, John.; Beaty, Sally.; Dorn, Fran.; INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications (Firm); Teleac/NOT.; Sveriges utbildningsradio.;
DVD.System requirements: PC: Pentium class PC; Windows 95 or higher; CD-ROM drive; audio board; speakers. Mac: G3 or greater; OS 8.0 or higher; CD-ROM drive; audio board, speakers. DVD: Programs will run on DVD players that are CD-R enabled.Produced, written and directed by John Allman.Narrator: Franchelle Dorn.Offers in-depth analysis of the wisdom of the western world. Studies the "great questions" that have intrigued philosophers from antiquity to the present. Using writings of past philosophers and interviews with more than 50 contemporary thinkers, these episodes underscore how these classic questions still reverberate in society today.Disc 1. What is philosophy? -- What is human nature? -- Is mind distinct from body? -- Is there an enduring self? -- Are we social beings? -- What is real? -- How do we encounter the world?Disc 2. Do we have free will? -- Is time real? -- Does God exist? -- Can we know God through experience? -- Is reason the source of knowledge? -- Does all knowledge depend on experience? -- Does the mind shape the world?Disc 3. How does science add to knowledge? -- Does science give us truth? -- Are interpretations true? -- Is morality relative? -- Does the end justify the means? -- Can rules define morality? -- Is ethics based on virtue?Disc 4. Moral dilemmas ... can ethics help? -- What justifies the state? -- What is justice? -- What is art? -- What is the meaning of life?
Subjects: Educational films.; Nonfiction films.; Video recordings for the hearing impaired.; Philosophy; Philosophy, Modern.;
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Marijuana : examining the facts / by Van Gundy, Karen.; Staunton, Michael S.,author.;
Includes bibliographical references and index.Patterns and trends. Is marijuana use or misuse more widespread than ever before? ; Does marijuana use or misuse vary by race or ethnicity? ; Does marijuana use or misuse vary by population density? ; Does marijuana use or misuse vary by family income level? ; Does marijuana use or misuse vary by employment status? ; Does marijuana use or misuse vary by education level? ; Does marijuana use or misuse vary by marital status? -- Risks and benefits. Is accurate information about the risks and benefits of marijuana widely available? ; Does marijuana use or misuse increase risk for physical health problems? ; Does marijuana pose more of a health risk than tobacco or alcohol? ; Does marijuana pose less of a health risk than other illicit drugs? ; Is marijuana safe and effective for treating medical disorders? ; Are all medical uses for marijuana substantiated by research? ; Does marijuana cause cancer? ; Is marijuana addictive? -- Policy considerations. Was marijuana criminalized to protect public health and safety? ; Do most Americans support the criminalization of marijuana? ; Is marijuana use a "gateway" to other illicit drug use or misuse? ; Does marijuana use or misuse increase criminal behavior? ; Is driving under the influence of marijuana safe? ; Are marijuana infractions fairly punished? ; Is treatment for marijuana misuse needed? ; Is treatment for marijuana misuse effective? ; Is marijuana prohibition effective?.Drawing on scientific evidence from medicine, psychology, criminology, and sociology, this book explores the veracity of claims about marijuana use and misuse.
Subjects: Marijuana; Marijuana; Marijuana;
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Strategies for student success on the Next Generation NCLEX (NGN) test items / by Silvestri, Linda Anne,author.https://isni.org/isni/000000038392063X; Silvestri, Angela E.,author.https://isni.org/isni/0000000140940679; Ignatavicius, Donna D.,author.https://isni.org/isni/000000011445620X;
Includes bibliographical references (page 289).Master NGN test-taking skills and prepare for the Next Generation NCLEX® exam! Strategies for Student Success on the Next Generation NCLEX® (NGN) Test Items includes stand-alone and unfolding case studies and the new item types that appear on the NGN, helping you develop the clinical judgment skills emphasized on the exam. To enhance your learning, each practice test item includes a detailed test-taking strategy and rationales for both correct and incorrect answers. Case studies let you strengthen key cognitive skills, and additional questions are provided on the Evolve website. From Amazon.Introduction to the cognitive skills of clinical judgement -- Introduction to the NGN and the new NGN items types -- Strategies of answering NGN questions: recognize cues -- Strategies of answering NGN questions:analyze cues -- Strategies of answering NGN questions: prioritize hypotheses -- Strategies of answering NGN questions: generate solutions -- Strategies of answering NGN questions: take action -- Strategies of answering NGN questions: evaluate outcomes -- Strategies of answering NGN stand-alone items and unfolding case studies -- NGN practice test: putting it all together.
Subjects: Nursing; Nursing;
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Saunders 2024-2025 clinical judgment and test-taking strategies : passing nursing school and the NCLEX exam / by Silvestri, Linda Anne,author.https://isni.org/isni/000000038392063X; Silvestri, Angela E.,author.https://isni.org/isni/0000000140940679;
Includes bibliographical references (page 327) and index.Part I: Study and test preparation. Clinical judgment -- Developing study skills -- Reducing test anxiety -- NCLEX® preparation -- Part II: Strategies for success. Alternate item formats and next generation NCLEX® item types -- How to avoid "reading into the question" -- Positive and negative event queries -- Questions requiring prioritization -- Leading and managing, delegating, and assignment-making questions -- Communication questions -- Pharmacology, medication, and intravenous calculation questions -- Additional pyramid strategies -- Part III: Practice tests. Foundations of care questions -- Adult health questions -- Mental health questions -- Maternity questions -- Pediatric questions -- Pharmacology questions -- Delegating/prioritizing questions -- Leadership/management questions.Learn proven strategies to prepare for nursing school tests and the NCLEX® exam! Written by leading NCLEX® experts Linda and Angela Silvestri, this concise resource provides tools to help you overcome test anxiety, develop strong study skills, and improve test scores. You'll gain insight into key nursing areas such as clinical judgment, prioritization, leading and managing, communication, and pharmacology. -- adapted from back cover
Subjects: Nursing;
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Pharmacology success : NCLEX-style Q & A review / by Colgrove, Kathryn Cadenhead,author.; Doherty, Chrsti,author.;
Basic concepts in medication administration -- Neurological system -- Cardiovascular system -- Pulmonary system -- Gastrointestinal system -- Endocrine system -- Genitourinary system -- Reproductive system -- Musculoskeletal system -- Integumentary system -- Immune inflammatory system -- Cancer treatments -- Mental health disorders -- Sensory deficits -- Emergency nursing -- Nonprescribed medications -- Administration of medications -- Comprehensive examination -- Appendix A: Drug charts.Pharmacology made manageable. Assure your mastery of pharmacology nursing knowledge while improving your critical-thinking and test-taking skills. Over 1,200 NCLEX®-style questions on medication administration provide the practice you need to build your confidence. Rationales for both correct and incorrect answers as well as Medication Memory Joggers for select questions.Description based on print version record.Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subjects: Pharmacology; Nursing;
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Pediatric Success : NCLEX-Style Q&A Review / by Richardson, Beth,author.;
Fundamentals of critical thinking related to test taking : the race model -- Pharmacology -- Growth and development -- Pediatric health issues -- Respiratory disorders -- Cardiovascular disorders -- Gastrointestinal disorders -- Genitourinary disorders -- Endocrine disorders -- Hematological/oncology disorders -- Neuromuscular disorders -- Orthopedic disorders -- Neurological disorders -- Leadership and management -- Comprehensive exam -- Glossary of english words commonly encountered on nursing examination. "Pediatrics made manageable. Assure your mastery of pediatric nursing knowledge while improving your critical-thinking and test-taking skills. Over 1,000 NCLEX®-style questions on pediatrics and growth and development provide the practice you need to build your confidence. Rationales for both correct and incorrect answers as well as test-taking tips help you to critically analyze the question types. See what students are saying online... Great study guide. "Awesome book as a study guide and for those taking PEDS in school. One of my favorite features is the book offers rationales with the answers." Five Stars. "This book is amazing...helped me improve my test scores. I recommend buying it." The MOST helpful NCLEX books I've found and I've used many! "For Nursing school these make all the difference for helping understand how to read and interpret nclex questions. These books increased my grades in Nursing classes on exams by an easy 10 points!" SAVED MY LITTLE STUDENT-NURSE LIFE!! "This workbook is the reason I was able to get 'A's' in my peds rotation! The rationales for both correct and incorrect answers are extremely thorough! LOVE IT!!??" -- Description from publisher.Description based on print version record.Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subjects: Pediatrics;
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Nurses! test yourself in anatomy and physiology / by Rogers, Katherine M. A.,author.; Scott, William N.,author.;
The human cell -- Essentail biology and biochemistry -- The nervous system and special senses -- The endocrine system -- The cardiovascular system -- The respiratory system -- The urinary system -- The digestive system -- The male and female reproductive systems -- The integumentary system -- The musculoskeletal system -- The immune and lymphatic systems -- Genetics and inheritance.This is a self-test resource for nurses studying basic anatomy and physiology and preparing for exams. This book includes over 500 questions, each with fully explained answers. Each main body system has its own chapter.
Subjects: Human physiology; Human anatomy; Nursing; Human physiology; Human anatomy; Nursing;
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LGBTQ life in America : examining the facts / by Michelson, Melissa R.,1969-author.; Harrison, Brian F.,author.;
Includes bibliographical references and index.The origins of LGBTQ identity -- LGBTQ political and legal treatment over time -- Public visibility of LGBTQ people -- Gender identity, performance, and dynamics -- Transgender and nonbinary identity -- Behaviors and outcomes associated with LGBTQ people -- Diversity within the LGBTQ community."This indispensable book debunks common myths and misconceptions about the LGBTQ community while providing accurate information about LGBTQ people, their successes and shared history, and the current challenges they face in American society"--
Subjects: Sexual minorities; Sexual minorities; Transgender people; Sexual minorities;
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LGBTQ : Life in America : Examining the Facts. by Michelson, Melissa R.; Harrison, Brian F.;
Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- How to Use This Book -- Introduction -- 1. The Origins of LGBTQ Identity -- Q1. How are sexual behavior, sexual orientation, and gender identity related to each other? -- Q2. Is it true that there are LGBTQ animals in the wild? -- Q3. Is being LGBTQ a choice? -- Q4. Does LGBTQ identity exist outside of Western societies such as those in North America and developed European countries? -- Q5. Have there always been LGBTQ people? -- Q6. Has the idea that LGBTQ orientations stem from childhood sexual trauma been debunked by researchers? -- Q7. Is the word "queer" a slur against the LGBTQ community? -- 2. LGBTQ Political and Legal Treatment Over Time -- Q8. Did the gay rights movement begin at Stonewall in 1969? -- Q9. Is it true that some vocal opponents of LGBTQ rights are closeted gay people? -- Q10. Do laws protecting LGBTQ people affect the freedom of religious Americans who oppose LGBTQ people on religious grounds? -- Q11. Does giving rights to LGBTQ people lead to the legalization of practices like pedophilia, bestiality, and necrophilia? -- Q12. Have hate crimes against LGBTQ people in the United States increased over time? -- Q13. Do LGBTQ people in the United States still suffer from legal discrimination? -- 3. Public Visibility of LGBTQ People -- Q14. Has the public become more supportive of same-sex relationships and marriages? -- Q15. Has the public become more supportive of same-sex people being parents? -- Q16. Are major religions in the United States more supportive of LGBTQ people than they used to be? -- Q17. Are more people coming out as LGBTQ? -- Q18. Are there more openly LGBTQ elected officials than there used to be? -- Q19. Are there more LGBTQ people on TV and in movies than there used to be? -- 4. Gender Identity, Performance, and Dynamics.Q20. Do LGBTQ relationships have the same dynamics that straight relationships do? -- Q21. Do lesbians and straight women harbor different views and attitudes toward men? -- Q22. Do gay men hate women, especially lesbians? -- Q23. Are bisexual people just confused gay (or straight) people who can't make up their mind? -- Q24. Are gay men less masculine than straight men? -- Q25. Are lesbians less feminine than straight women? -- Q26. Why are LGB people (people with nonheterosexual sexual orientations) grouped together with T people (non-cisgender gender identities) into one LGBTQ community? -- Q27. Are men who enjoy cross-dressing or drag transgender? -- 5. Transgender and Nonbinary Identity -- Q28. Is it true that gender is not binary? -- Q29. Do medical and psychological authorities regard transgender or nonbinary gender identity as a mental illness? -- Q30. Can children really know that they are transgender from an early age? -- Q31. Do all transgender and nonbinary people feel the need to change the way their body looks through surgery? -- Q32. Are more Americans using nonbinary pronouns? -- Q33. Is transgender identity related to sexual orientation, in that transgender men are former lesbians and transgender women are former gay men? -- Q34. Is there tension between the feminist movement and people who identify as transgender and/or nonbinary? -- 6. Behaviors and Outcomes Associated with LGBTQ People -- Q35. Do LGBTQ people contract HIV/AIDS at different rates than straight people? -- Q36. Are LGBTQ people more prone to mental illness than straight people? -- Q37. Can conversion therapy change someone's sexual orientation or gender identity? -- Q38. Do LGBTQ people abuse drugs and alcohol at different rates than straight people? -- Q39. Do straight people and LGBTQ people have different life expectancies?.Q40. Are LGBTQ youth more likely to be homeless? -- Q41. Is bullying of LGBTQ kids for their sexual orientation becoming less common? -- Q42. Are children of LGBTQ parents worse off than children of straight parents? -- 7. Diversity within the LGBTQ Community -- Q43. Do LGBTQ people tend to be of a certain race, gender, or age? -- Q44. Do LGBTQ people tend to live in particular geographic regions? -- Q45. Do LGBTQ people tend to be from a particular socioeconomic background? -- Q46. Are LGBTQ people more sexually active than straight people? -- Q47. Is there such a thing as a "gay lifestyle"? -- Q48. Do LGBTQ and straight people display distinct differences in their physical appearance, behavior, or speech? -- Q49. Have LGBTQ people made positive impacts on American life and culture? -- Index."This indispensable book debunks common myths and misconceptions about the LGBTQ community while providing accurate information about LGBTQ people, their successes and shared history, and the current challenges they face in American society" -- provided by publisher.Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2022. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Subjects: Electronic books.; Sexual minorities-Social conditions-United States.; Sexual minorities-Identity.;
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HESI comprehensive review for the NCLEX-RN examination / by Cuellar, Tina,editor.; HESI (Firm),issuing body.;
Includes index.Introduction to test-taking strategies and the NCLEX-RN Exam -- Leadership and management -- Advanced clinical concepts -- Medical-surgical nursing -- Pediatric nursing -- Maternity nursing -- Psychiatric nursing -- Gerontologic nursing -- Appendix : Common laboratory tests."Written in an easy-to-read outline format, this study guide reviews content by concepts and clinical areas. Along the way, valuable tips from HESI help you apply principles of clinical decision-making and critical thinking. With more than 900 practice questions in both study and exam formats, the Evolve companion website lets you practice test-taking in the same electronic format you will experience on your nursing school exit exam and on the NCLEX-RN exam" - Amazon.com.
Subjects: National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses; Nursing; Nursing; Nursing, Practical.; Nursing Care.; Nursing Process.;
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