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September 2007
Educational Marketer;9/3/2007, Vol. 38 Issue 17, p7
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The article offers news briefs related to business in the U.S. Roman & Littlefield has published the new textbook "The Human Experience: Description, Explanation and Judgment." Analytic software provider SAS has made agreements with Pearson Education and W.H. Freeman unit to bundle JMP Student Edition interactive graphical software with introductory business statistics college textbooks. The Institute of Education Sciences has awarded a $50.3 million contract to Mathematica Policy Research.


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