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Morgan, James M.

Summary: How did Ford Motors use Lean Development to pull off one of the most impressive corporate turnarounds in history? Largely by avoiding the mistakes that so many companies make when in a death spiral. They looked beyond manufacturing efficiency to change the very fundamentals of how they developed vehicles. In Designing the Future, Lean product development expert James Morgan and world-renowned...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.5 MOR

Kane, Robert L.

Contents: Background -- The stroke -- Rehabilitation -- Assisted living -- The dementia unit -- Nursing home -- Doctors, other medical personnel, and hospitals -- Informal care -- The roads not taken -- End of life -- What kind of long-term care do we want? -- What can we do about it?.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vanderbilt University Press 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.61 KAN

Janney, Rachel.

Contents: Positive behavior support -- Schoolwide positive behavior support -- Selected interventions for students at risk for behavior problems -- Individualized positive behavior support: conducting a functional behavioral assessment -- Designing, using, and evaluating individualized positive behavior supports.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Paul H. Brookes Pub. Co. 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 371.9 JAN

Henderson, Tom.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Paperbacks 2001

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.1 Hende

Medsger, Betty.

Summary: An account of the 1971 break-in of the FBI offices in Media, Pennsylvania, by a group of unlikely activists cites their roles in triggering major changes in the FBI and confirming that J. Edgar Hoover had run a personal shadow-FBI.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 363 MED

Phelps, M. William.

Summary: Follows the case of Christine Paolilla, who brutally murdered four people, two of whom she called her best friends, with the help of her boyfriend, who later committed suicide.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Books 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.1523 PHE

Akers, Paul A.

Summary: 2 Second Lean will flip your world right-side up. It's a practical way to improve your life every day by making a simple 2 second improvement. Join author, business expert, radio show host, and international speaker, Paul A. Akers, as he takes you on a LEAN journey that will transform every aspect your life... from your home to the office

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: FastCap Press 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Display, Call number: 658.2 AKE

Bolander, Anne M.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gallaudet University Press 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.42 BOL

Rule, Ann.

Summary: Traces the serial murders of the Green River Killer, profiling Gary Ridgway as a happily married man who worked for the same company for thirty years, and discusses the DNA breakthroughs that established his link to the killings.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2004

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.1523 RUL

Smith, Carlton

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Signet True Crime 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1523 SMI

Miller, T. Christian

Summary: August, 2008. Marie, a teenager, reported being raped in her Seattle apartment by a masked man. Confronted with inconsistencies, she was charged with false reporting and branded a liar. Years later Colorado detectives discovered they were dealing with a serial rapist. Miller and Armstrong follow the tale of doubt, lies, and a hunt for justice-- and the long history of skepticism toward rape...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.15 MIL

Rybczynski, Witold.

Summary: Traces the creation of a Pennsylvania residential subdivision from its planning stage to the residence of its first owners, in an account that offers insight into the long process of development and how it is related to sprawl and ex-urban growth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2007

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Jervis, Robert

Contents: Adventures in intelligence -- Failing to see that the Shah was in danger : introduction, postmortem, and CIA comments -- Analysis of NFAC's performance on Iran's domestic crisis, mid-1977-7 November 1978 -- CIA comments on the report -- The Iraq WMD intelligence failure : what everyone knows is wrong -- The politics and psychology of intelligence and intelligence reform.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cornell University Press 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 955.05 JER

Kalt, Brian C.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.4635 KAL
1 available in Adult, Call number: 977.4635 KAL
1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 977.463 KAL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: MI 977.463 Kalt

Glass, Cathy.

Summary: A new memoir from Sunday Times and New York Times bestselling author Cathy Glass. Eight-year-old Aimee was on the child protection register at birth. Her five older siblings were taken into care many years ago. So no one can understand why she was left at home to suffer for so long. It seems Aimee was forgotten. The social services are looking for a very experienced foster carer to look after...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Collins Publishers UK 2015

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Stauth, Cameron.

Summary: "An anonymous caller tells a detective in a small Oregon town that a woman has just bitten off a man's finger. But the man is not the victim, the caller says. The woman is. She's being held against her will by a group of faith-healing fanatics who are trying to cure her depression with violent exorcisms. The detective rescues her, but she is afraid to press charges against the people in her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.152 STA

Chase, Simon

Summary: Provides an insider account of the shadowy world of private military contracting, revealing operations too dangerous and sensitive to be officially acknowledged, including the search for Osama Bin Laden and the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mulholland Books/Little, Brown and Company 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 355 CHA

Uhlberg, Myron.

Summary: By turns heart-tugging and hilarious, Myron Uhlberg's memoir tells the story of growing up as the hearing son of deaf parents--and his life in a world that he found unaccountably beautiful, even as he longed to escape it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Dell 2008

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: B Uhlberg Uhl

McNamara, Michelle

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Summary: "A masterful true crime account of the Golden State Killer-- the elusive serial rapist turned murderer who terrorized California for over a decade-- from Michelle McNamara, the gifted journalist who died tragically while investigating the case. For more than ten years, a mysterious and violent predator committed fifty sexual assaults in Northern California before moving south, where he...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 364 MCN

Summary: How do wrongful convictions happen, and what are the consequences for the lucky few who are acquitted, years after they are proven innocent? Fourteen exonerated inmates narrate their stories, while another exoneree's case is explored. They detail every aspect of the experience of wrongful conviction, as well as the remarkable depths of endurance sustained by each exoneree who never lost hope.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Liveright Publishing Corporation 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.973 CAL

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Summary: Dr. Malcolm Sayer (Robin Williams) is a shy research physician who uses an experimental drug to "awaken" the catatonic victims of a rare disease. The awakening of the first patient proves a rebirth for the doctor, too, as the patient reveals life's simple but sweet pleasures to the introverted doctor. Encouraged by Leonard's stunning recovery, Sayer administers the drug to other patients.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Video 1997

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD AWA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA AWA

Sharfstein, Daniel J.

Summary: One of the nation's most accomplished historians unravels the stories of three extraordinary families from different eras in American history to represent the complexity of race in America, and to force readers to rethink assumptions about race, racism, and civil rights.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 305.8 SHA

Summary: Follows the lives of Korean poet Young-Chan Cho, who is both deaf and blind, and his wife Soon Ho. Focuses on the couple's use of touch to communicate.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Cinema Guild 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN PLA

Rule, Ann.

Summary: In 2004, Jenn Corbin, mother of two and wife of a successful dentist, was found dead in her home with a gunshot wound to her head. Neither her family nor the county sheriff believed she would end her own life, and so began a harrowing search for the truth.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 364.1523 RUL