Guest Lecture Simon Bitcliffe "Capitalist business and Marxist principles"
VT3036 AR Simon and his team have grown Webmart (www.webmartuk.com) from an initial investment of £10,000 into a multi-million turnover business and success story. The business is now known as one of the most innovative print media companies in the UK. Simon commented: "To be successful now and in the future, it's about engaging the very best people you can, both within and crucially outside of your business, in three ways: emotionally, intellectually and financially. By approaching business
17.261 Congress and the American Political System II (MIT)
This course analyzes the development of the United States Congress by focusing on the competing theoretical lenses through which legislatures have been studied. In particular, it compares sociological and economic models of legislative behavior, applying those models to floor decision-making, committee behavior, political parties, relations with other branches of the Federal government, and elections. Graduate students are expected to pursue the subject in greater depth through reading and indiv
Story Hour in the Library featuring Fred Vogelstein
Fred Vogelstein is the author of Dogfight: How Apple and Google Went to War and Started a Revolution. A contributing editor at Wired magazine, he writes about technology and media. He's been a staff writer for Fortune, the Wall Street Journal, Newsday and US News and World Report. Vogelstein's work has also appeared in the New York Times Magazine, the Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, and the Boston Globe. http://storyhour.berkeley.edu
PoliSci - Botwinick POLSCI 272 2007 - Polisci272-April17-2007 - Temple University > Courses > College of Liberal Arts > Section > Political Science > Botwinick POLSCI 272 2007 > Polisci272-April17-2007
Coding4Fun February 2014 Round-Up We're back with our second post round-up. As a reminder, we publish a good number of posts, six a week at least. With that number of posts it's easy to miss some of the great stuff stories. Starting this year, as the last Coding4Fun Blog post of the month, I'm going to round-up all that month's posts. At the end of each Quarter, and year end. It's going to be simple, just a list of Coding4Fun posts, a quick and easy means to help you catch that cool project, post or article...
We're back with our second post round-up.
As a reminder, we publish a good number of posts, six a week at least. With that number of posts it's easy to miss some of the great stuff stories. Starting this year, as the last Coding4Fun Blog post of the month, I'm going to round-up all that month's posts. At the end of each Quarter, and year end.
It's going to be simple, just a list of Coding4Fun posts, a quick and easy means to help you catch that cool project, post or article...
PoliSci - Botwinick POLSCI 272 2007 - Polisci272-April19-2007 - Temple University > Courses > College of Liberal Arts > Section > Political Science > Botwinick POLSCI 272 2007 > Polisci272-April19-2007
How to Document Sources Using Traditional & MLA Methods
Document sources using traditional and MLA methods by citing
the information as a footnote at the end of the quote. Learn to list the author and publication information when documenting important references using from a teacher in this video clip.
Penguins Beating the Heat?
July 26, 2007—For Antarctica's penguins, the global-warming plot thickens: Some species seem to be adapting to the heat, while others are experiencing a foreboding population decline.
How to Improve your Tennis Serve Step 1/8
How to Improve your Tennis Serve Step 1/8 - tennis tips and tutorials, this video will focus on the tennis serve improvement and how to swing on edge step 1/8. Well done and moves slowly so students can practice. Run time 2:02
Museum of Chinese History
This is a video that shows some of the artifacts of Chinese origin up to late dynasties.
IAS Visiting Fellow Professor Vivien Schmidt from Boston University speaks at the Warwick RIPE debat
The Department of Politics and International Studies hosted the third annual Warwick RIPE Debate in IPE in collaboration with the Review of International Political Economy. The main speaker at the 2010 debate was Professor Vivien Schmidt of Boston University. She spoke on the theme of 'The Fall, Rise, Fall and Rise of the State within Modern Capitalism - and how to explain it'. The debate was chaired by the Head of PaIS, Professor Ben Rosamond. Additional speakers were two other hugely influ
SOLVING ONE-STEP LINEAR EQUATIONS
This video demonstrates how to solve
linear one-step equations, a fundamental
skill in basic algebra.
11.947 Sustainable Economic Development (MIT)
This course explores the application of environmental and economic development planning, policy and management approaches to urban neighborhood community development. Through an applied service learning approach, the course requires students to prepare a sustainable development plan for a community-based non-profit organization. Through this client-based planning project, students will have the opportunity to test how sustainable development concepts and different economic and environmental plan
MAS.845 Special Topics in Cinematic Storytelling (MIT)
This seminar explores approaches to representation for distributed cinematic storytelling. The relationship between story creation and story appreciation is analyzed. Readings are drawn from literary and cinematic criticism, as well as from descriptions of interactive, distributed works. Students analyze a range of storytelling techniques; they develop a proposal using visualization techniques; and they prototype a working story experience, culminating in a final project displayed at the end of
China - Economic Miracle or Economic Timebomb?
The growth of China in recent years has been described as an economic miracle with Western companies and governments rushing to build partnerships with the new power in the East. The opening up of the Chinese market and the expansion of industry, technology and production within the country has, however, had a profound effect on the people of China, its political leaders and the rest of the world. This impact can be seen in the growing inequalities within China, the loss of jobs in the west a
Conjunctive Adverb and Semicolon Use
Quick silent slide show review on how to combine two sentences with the use of a semicolon and a conjunctive adverb. The clip shows an examples of how to use a semicolon before the conjunctive adverb to separate two independent clauses joined by a conjunctive adverb
How to Identify Narrative Style in Literature
Narrative style in literature refers to the storyteller or the narrator in a piece of writing, whether it be first, second or third person, omniscient or otherwise. Identify the narrative style of a piece of literature, while deciding whether or not to trust the narrator, with tips from a published author and English professor in this video on writing. David M. Harris has taught English at Vanderbilt University and elsewhere. He has published poetry, essays, short fiction and a novel, and he has
Graduates Say Thanks: December 19, 2013
Graduates salute President Jim Barker during his last
In Conversation with Jean-Paul Costa [Audio]
Speaker(s): Jean-Paul Costa | A unique opportunity to put your questions to a former president of the European Court of Human Rights, via Twitter @LSELaw using #LSECosta. Jean-Paul Costa is the former president of the European Court of Human Rights.
Communication in the Implementation of a Metacognitive Strategy for Learning to Design
This paper describes an instructional communication strategy that makes use of time-based media techniques (story boarding and animation) in order to empower design studios with means to promote their students? awareness on the acquisition of metacognitive knowledge and skills. This paper highlights the importance of including the communication of the design processes in the evaluation of learning outcomes. Moreover, the paper proposes that the students should be made constantly aware of their d