Haunted Memories and Complex Loyalties
This Maguire Public Scholar Lecture by William Abraham, SMU's Albert Cook Outler Professor of Wesley Studies, focused on terrorism's ties to religion and other causes. It was given September 8, 2011, as part of a series of SMU events commemorating the 10th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorists attacks.
How to Understand Shakespeare
This teacher-created video provides tips for interpreting Shakespeare. Students are told to put the material into their own words, relate to the characters, and "get into" the part to increase understanding. Students are shown applying these tips to works of Shakespeare. ( :55)
Germans not united on Greece
Pressure mounts on German Chancellor Angela Merkel to move her thinking towards a controlled Greek insolvency as Europe fails to get its debt crisis under control.
Open Classroom - 09/14/2011 #5 Q&A
The Role of Government in the 21st Century This week: Government through the Eyes of Hollywood with Eric Stange and Larry Lowenthal as Guest Speakers
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Op het einde van deze les kun je aan de hand van een luisterfragment, op een plattegrond aanduiden welke toestellen er in de keuken van een hotel staan.
Politics in 60 seconds. Passive revolution
Dr Adam Morton defines a polical concept in 60 seconds for those with a spare minute to learn something new. This videocast focuses on passive revolution as a political concept. Warning: video does contain bloopers and out takes. May 2010 Suitable for Undergraduate study and Community education Dr Adam Morton, School of Politics and International Relations Dr Adam Morton is a Senior Lecturer and Fellow of the Centre for the Study of Social and Global Justice (CSSGJ) in the School of Politic
See what makes Vanderbilt one of the most highly respected and most engaging universities and research institutions in the world. We give you a look at Vanderbilt by the numbers.
Television (Irish) - Quiz 1
The pupil will revise the theme of Television. The pupil will use interactive resources to encourage reading. The pupil will have an opportunity to do functional reading. Written questions will be used to assess the understanding of the pupil.
'Gang of 6' GOP senator eyes U.S. tax reform to lift economy
Sept. 21 - Sen. Mike Crapo, R-Idaho, says there is a bipartisan move in Congress towards reforming the tax code in a way that will raise revenue and generate greater economic growth.
What next for UAW?
With union power ebbing in the U.S., a UAW comeback is predicated on increasing their membership.
Model Prison Architecture
Williamsburg's jail, or gaol, set the standard for colonial prison architecture. Visit the building this year as we celebrate the 75th anniversary of its reconstruction. Architectural historian Carl Lounsbury describes the structure.
Martha Leads the Charge
While General George Washington commanded the troops in the field, Martha led the charge at home. Historic Interpreter Lee Ann Rose describes the impact women made during the Revolution.
The Revolutionary Origins of the Civil War
Abraham Lincoln makes good on the founders' promises of freedom and equality. Author Gordon Wood lays out the Revolutionary origins of the Civil War.
Clinton: Israeli settlements "counterproductive"
sEPT. 27 - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says Israel's decision to build 1100 settlement homes in the West Bank is "counterproductive" to Middle East peace. Sarah Irwin reports.
Sunday Service - 10/2/2011 - Jeremy Troxler
A service of worship in Duke University Chapel. The Reverend Jeremy Troxler delivers a sermon entitled "Run for Your Life." Opening excerpt from the sermon :(29:35) "For it is we who are the circumcision, who worship in the Spirit of God and boast in Christ Jesus and have no confidence in the flesh- even though I, too, have reason for confidence in the flesh. If anyone else has reason to be confident in the flesh, I have more: circumcised on the eighth day, a member of the tribe of Benjamin, a
Jar signed J. Suazo DuBray
Circa 2002,"Taos Juanita Dubray was born in Taos Pueblo in 1930 to Tonita and Eliseo Suazo. She is a lifelong resident of Taos Pueblo and descends from an unbroken line of Taos Pueblo natives. Her mother Tonita made traditional micaceous pottery for utilitarian use. Juanita did not learn the art of pottery making as a child. She became interested in the micaceous pottery tradition in 1980 after a career of working as a pharmaceutical technician. She started making micaceous pottery at the ag
Interactionism; Looking Glass Self and Labelling
An outline and description of Interactionist ideas on the labelling theory and self fulfilling prophecy. Images and text are set to upbeat music for the first 2 minutes of the movie. Five minutes.
This is a student-made project for biology class. The chaparral biome is known as the most extensive ecosystem in California. The images are set to music, while photos and information appears on the screen. No narration. (03:42)