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I'd say the culprit is that last sentence: This much anticipated second edition of the most successful calculus text published in the last two decades retains the best of the first edition while introducing important advances and refinements. That just reeks of advertisement. It says absolutely nothing of content about the book itself, and sounds like it ...


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Despite the fact that there is a separate post in the Tag Management Thread, let me mention here some issues with this tag in more detail. (Several of them are probably more general comments - not specific just to this particular tag.) The tag significance was created and removed twice, first on 24 May 2019 and again on 27 June 2019; see also the revision ...


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Inactivity does not matter. Question bans are automatically performed by the system. You can find out much more through a cursory search on meta. Or you can read this explanatory post. In your case, I see that you have asked a total of 11 questions. Of these, 4 are closed and 3 have been deleted. Six are downvoted, 1 is at 0 score, and 4 are upvoted. On ...


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Because sometimes there is a bigger pattern that regular users don't see where certain websites, books, or otherwise commercial venues post their links here. What might seem to you as a single post with a valid link can easily be considered spam when zooming out. Unfortunately, regular users don't have these tools to zoom out (except long-term users with ...


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