microdev4_part1 Professor Leo Feler
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Visual Sociology: Macro Perspectives
This is the first of a two-part video that provides a general introduction to the idea of macro sociology. Part two is an introduction to micro sociology. 5min
The Nature of Arguments
The first of six lectures dealing with critical reasoning. In this lecture you will learn how to recognise arguments and what the nature of an argument is.
FPCLW: Session 6
With one-third of Aotearoa New Zealand in public conservation, what visions and challenges exist for its future development and management? On Friday 10th July, the University of Otago Research Cluster for Natural Resources Law tackled these issues head-on at a significant symposium entitled The Future of Public Conservation Lands and Waters. Maori owned parks: should iwi be given title to specific parks? Jacinta Ruru, Faculty of Law.
microdev4_part Professor Leo Feler
A Kid's History of the Ukulele
Meet John Ramsey, the owner of Palm Tree Ukuleles, and learn about the origins of the ukelele, how they are made, and ways to learn to play the instrument in this video. ( 6:09)
Students learn how viruses invade host cells and hijack the hosts' cell-reproduction mechanisms in order to make new viruses, which can in turn attack additional host cells. Students also learn how the immune system responds to a viral invasion, eventually defeating the viruses -- if all goes well. Finally, they consider the special case of HIV, in which the virus' host cell is a key component of the immune system itself, severely crippling it and ultimately leading to AIDS. The associated activ
Obama must match word & deed to restore confidence: Suskind
Sept. 30 - "Confidence Men" author Ron Suskind says that polling data shows that the drop in President Barack Obama's approval rating coincides with the gap between his rhetoric and the accomplishment of deeds.
U.S. Week Ahead: September jobs report may show modest rise
Sept. 30 - Reuters Economics Editor Stella Dawson says expect the numbers in Friday's jobs report to be supplemented by the return of the 45,000 striking Verizon workers.
Olympic hopeful gets jump start
Sept. 29 - English long jump champion and Olympic hopeful JJ Jegede succeeds in jumping over three parked minis. Sharon Reich reports.
Recession watch in the U.S.
Sep 29 - The latest economic report offers encouraging signs that the U.S. economy may avoid a second recession, but overseas pressures continue to weigh on the U.S. Jill Bennett reports.
Wall St. rallies in wild ride
Sep 29 - Summary of business headlines: Wall Street ends mostly higher in volatile trade; Second-quarter growth figures revised up; Survey of business leaders show sentiment fell sharply last quarter; Chinese companies who trade on U.S. exchanges are probed for accounting fraud. Conway G. Gittens reports.
At least two killed in Iraq blast
Sept 29 - At least two people are killed and 36 wounded as a bomb explodes in the Iraqi city of Kirkuk. Lily Grimes reports.
PSYC 224-01, Psychological Disorders, Spring 2005
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.,This course is intended as an overview of psychopathology, the study of maladaptive or abnormal behavior. Issues of definition, historical and scientific trends, current paradigms, assessment and diagnosis, and research methods will be addressed. Additional focus will be spent examining the major types of abnormal behavior in the context of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disord
The Fed's Long Shot Last week the Fed announced "Operation Twist," in which the central bank will buy $400 billion of longer-dated Treasury securities while selling the same amount of shorter-dated Treasuries. This episode epitomizes everything that is wrong with the modern, statist view of money.
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Last week the Fed announced "Operation Twist," in which the central bank will buy $400 billion of longer-dated Treasury securities while selling the same amount of shorter-dated Treasuries. This episode epitomizes everything that is wrong with the modern, statist view of money.
Mentoring and Basic Mentoring Skills - A Module Summary (FINAL)
Summary of module resources, with links