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Seminar 2-USAWC Class of 2011
Ten months of readings, papers, exercises and complex seminar discussions paid off for the Army War College Class of 2011 as they graduated in front of friends, family, colleagues and international partners on the historic parade grounds of Carlisle Barracks.
Newsmaker: Robert Zoellick
April 6, 2011 -- Chrystia Freeland interviews President of the World Bank, Robert Zoellick.
Zoellick Highlight: World Bank's Role in Democracy
Apr. 6 - In an exclusive interview with Reuters Insider, World Bank President Robert Zoellick discusses the role of the Bank in spreading democracy around the world.
A good death? How would you classify these four deaths? The following comments are from the course testers and authors. Vic's death was lonely and probably difficult, in that his breathing was laboured as a result of his disease. Seeing his children after five years and being alert enough to recognise them are positive elements in what seemed to be a sad and difficult life. Li’s death was good in many ways. Her family were with her and prepared, she was not distressed as far as it is possible
How would you classify these four deaths? The following comments are from the course testers and authors.
Vic's death was lonely and probably difficult, in that his breathing was laboured as a result of his disease. Seeing his children after five years and being alert enough to recognise them are positive elements in what seemed to be a sad and difficult life.
Li’s death was good in many ways. Her family were with her and prepared, she was not distressed as far as it is possible
Nuttig advies: in het Frans informatie verzamelen om stappen te ondernemen tegen een probleem
Je kunt de nodige informatie verzamelen en verwerken om in verschillende fases concrete stappen te ondernemen tegen lawaaihinder.
Listening exercise: Au magasin de sport
At the completion of this lesson you will be able to indicate the right arguments to use in a sale of a tennis racket.
Moral Foundations of Politics — Open Yale Courses
This course explores main answers to the question, "When do governments deserve our allegiance?" It starts with a survey of major political theories of the Enlightenment—Utilitarianism, Marxism, and the social contract tradition—through classical formulations, historical context, and contemporary debates relating to politics today. It then turns to the rejection of Enlightenment political thinking. Lastly, it deals with the nature of, and justifications for, democratic politics, and their re
Vision and Action
3 Moderator: Tomaso A. Poggio, MIT
* Rodney L. Brooks, Founder, Chairman, and Chief Technology Officer, Heartland Robotics, Inc.; Panasonic Professor of Robotics, Emeritus, MIT
* Takeo Kanade, U.A. and Helen Whitaker University Professor, The Robotics Institute; Director, Quality of Life Technology Engineering Research Center, Carnegie Mellon University
* Amnon Shashua PhD '93, Co-founder, Mobileye; Sachs Professor of Computer Science, The Hebrew University of Jerus
HoloGlobe: Topography and Bathymetry on a Globe
This is one of a series of animations that were produced to be part of the narrated video shown in the HoloGlobe exhibit at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History and the Earth Today exhibit at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum.
Sistemas Electrónicos para el Tratamiento de la Información
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Virtues, Laws and Consequentialism
2011 Annual Uehiro Lecture Series "Making Good: The Challenge of Robustly Demanding Values". Lecture 3/3. The debate between consequentialism and opposing doctrines turns on whether doing right always means doing good: that is, promoting expected value. How is that debate going to develop once we see that we are required to be virtuous, not just to act virtuously; and to be legally constrained, not just to act legally? Which side in the debate is going to be better able to accommodate the robust
Social Cognition and Collective Intelligence
5 Moderator: Thomas Malone, Patrick J. McGovern Professor of Management, Sloan School of Management; Director, Center for Collective Intelligence, MIT
* Andrew W. Lo, Harris & Harris Group Professor; Director, Laboratory for Financial Engineering, MIT
* Martin A. Nowak, Professor of Biology and Mathematics; Director, Program for Evolutionary Dynamics, Harvard University
* Alexander (Sandy) Pentland PhD '82, Toshiba Professor of Media Arts and Sciences; Director
Metend rekenen : Weegkaart Op deze weegkaart moeten leerlingen het gewicht noteren van zichzelf en van hun boekentas. Voor ze het gewicht aflezen op de weegschaal moeten ze eerst een schatting maken van het gewicht.
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ESL Lessons: Basic video vocabulary
It takes a while to master this site, but the short videos on subjects such as bathroom, what do you want to drink, etc., are all good for beginning English learners. There is also a guide. (0:55)
Lesson 27 - Russian Stress Patterns ( Accented Vs Unaccented Vowels)
Russian Stress Patterns ( Accented Vs Unaccented Vowels)
1. Greeting by a subscriber (Thank you, Emily) - Спасибо!
2. BIG thanks to all who show their support by:
- purchasing authentic Russian food at Author(s):
Multicultural Experiences: Making the World Creative, Innovative...and Flat!
We can talk with someone halfway around the globe as easily as with someone in the next office; sell our products in places we couldn’t spell two years ago, take a job in India as easily as in Indiana. What, however, does all of this have to do with our ability to live productive careers and satisfying lives?
What is 'Earth System Science?'
This is a NASA Connect segment explaining Earth System Science. The video also explores how modern technology studies the many different areas of Earth System Science. (06:32)
Will Technology Transform Education?
"Education could be transformed by new and emerging technologies, but infrastructure, policies, idea and attitudes must change as well. Old things in new ways. Learn how to learn." A lot of opinions, but not any data to back up the statements. Vague.