The notes hiding behind the links given below highlight important
concepts from the text and add some supplementary material. They
should not be considered a replacement for the text. Make
sure that you complete all of the reading assignments listed with
I suggest that you print out these online notes before class and add your own notes to them during class discussions. (But don't print them out too far in advance... they're a work in progress!)
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