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Michael S. Sweeney

Full Name: Michael S. Sweeney
Number of Works: 9
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ISBN: 1426207573, 9781426207570
Keywords: think, science, bending, mind, brainworks
Pages: 224
Published: 2011

Admit it. When you hear the word "neuroscience," you expect something abstract and remote, very complex, of little practical value. But this time...it's personal.   In a highly anticipated, three-part series airing on the National Geographic Channel in Fall 2011, National Geographic's Brainworks makes YOU the test subject in an array of astonishing challenges and experiments. Your brain will be stimulated, fooled, and ultimately amazed, as scientists and other experts show you how this three-pound blob of gray matter effectively makes you, you.   The television program brin
ISBN: 0810122995, 9780810122994
Keywords: truce, uneasy, press, military
Pages: 302
Published: 2006

Because news is a weapon of war - affecting public opinion, troop morale, even strategy - for more than a century America's wartime officials have sought to control or influence the press, most recently by "embedding" reporters within military units in Iraq. This second front, where press freedom and military imperatives often do battle, is the territory explored in The Military and the Press, a timely look at how press-military relations have evolved during the twentieth and twenty-first centuries in response to the demands of politics, economics, technology, and legal and social fo
ISBN: 0641902867, 9780641902864
Pages: 320
Published: 2002
ISBN: 1426201141, 9781426201141
Keywords: memoir, tired, god
Pages: 304
Published: 2007
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1426202946, 9781426202940
Keywords: symbol, biography, peace
Pages: 176
Published: 2008
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1426206488, 9781426206481
Keywords: manual, relationship, dogtown, tips
Pages: 240
Published: 2010
  • Rating: 80%

Following in the paw prints of the successful first DogTown book, companion to the hit show on the National Geographic Channel, Dog Tips from Dogtown is the pet owner's practical guide to building a healthy, happy relationship with a dog. Relying on the unparalleled expertise of the trainers at the Best Friends Animal Society, this manual shows, with step-by-step illustrations, how to apply the power of positive reinforcement to train a pet. From adoption tips to canine communication lessons and training strategies that make a regimen fun for everyone, Dog Tips from DogTown is a complete guide