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Avoiding Plagiarism: What Do I Need to Cite?
Most students understand that they have to cite a source when the use a direct quote, but many don't understand that they also have to cite the ideas of other writers. (01:05)
Mathematics: Navigating Nature's Dark Labyrinth
"Mathematics: Navigating Nature's Dark Labyrinth" - the Inaugural Lecture of the Simonyi Professor for the Public Understanding of Science, 2009.
Frederica: An 18th-Century Planned Community
recounts British efforts to establish Georgia as a utopia in the American wilderness (1730s) and to fortify the colony against Spanish encroachment, in part through the creation of a fort and military town on St. Simons Island, Georgia.
Your BA: Why choose a BA, BA Myth Busting and Constructing a BA
Associate Professor James Maclaurin talks about the Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree and its value to students. He also challenges some myths about the BA and gives advice on how to construct a BA degree.
Jesse Cureton '02 (McColl School Executive MBA)
Jesse Cureton, Chief Consumer Officer for Novant Health, discusses why he chose the Executive MBA Program at the McColl School of Business.
"Japanese Education and Society in Crisis" (video)
A talk by Yoshifumi Tawara, Secretary General of the Children and Textbooks Japan Network 21. Part of the Japan at Chicago Lecture Series: Celebrating Protest. Sponsored by the Japan Committee of the Center for East Asian Studies, the Human Rights Program, and the Center for International Studies.Author(s):
"Rubber Tit: A Joint Performance by Performance Artist Tari Ito and Jazz Saxophonist MASA"
Part of the Japan at Chicago Lecture Series: Celebrating Protest (http://ceas.uchicago.edu/celebratingprotest); sponsored by the Japan Committee of the Center for East Asian Studies, the Human Rights Program, the Center for International Studies, and the Center for Gender Studies.Author(s):
Instalaciones I. Grado en Arquitectura
La asignatura Instalaciones I tiene como objetivo general que el alumno adquiera los conocimientos fundamentales de las instalaciones presentes en la edificación mediante el aprendizaje de los conceptos básicos, la terminología, la teoría y la metodología necesarias para que el alumno sea capaz de entender, plantear, diseñar y ubicar las instalaciones en cualquier edificación.
30 years of cooperation: EU-Australia relations. Forum at ANU, Feb 2011
The ANU Centre for European Studies hosts a public seminar to mark the 30th Anniversary of relations between the European Union Parliament and the Australian Parliament. Speakers include visiting Members of the European Parliament, H. E. Mr. David Daly, Ambassador and Head of Delegation of the European Union to Australia and to New Zealand, Mr Harry Jenkins, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Australian Parliament, and Professor Paul Pickering and Dr John Besemeres from the Australian Nat
Richard Sennett: The Sociology Of Public Life - Panel 2.
In this exciting half-day conference two panels on 'Public Life and Public Policy' and 'Cities and the Public Realm', discuss these themes in the context of the work of Professor Sennett, the eminent sociologist whose recent books include The Culture of the New Capitalism and The Craftsman.
Under the Redcoat
The Revolutionary War wasn't always a winning proposition for the colonists, explains Tim Sutphin. "Under the Redcoat" recalls the British occupation of Williamsburg.Author(s):
Britain was the first country to industrialise, and it acquired the largest empire ever during this same period. But its sphere of economic influence extended far beyond the boundaries of the formal British Empire. This unit focuses on the economics of empire, using a case study of one town, Dundee in eastern Scotland, to explore this huge topic.
Homelessness and Public Health in Orange County A Public Health Seminar Delivered By Dr. Eric Handler and Mr. Paul Leon, Orange County Health Care Agency, on March 8, 2010.
A Public Health Seminar Delivered By Dr. Eric Handler and Mr. Paul Leon, Orange County Health Care Agency, on March 8, 2010.
The British Constitution
The fundamentals of British law reside in the American Constitution. Historian Nancy Milton describes the English influence.
Introduction to Microeconomics
This course is designed to help you build an understanding of the economics of the market place. In particular we focus on microeconomic principles that demonstrate the role and limitations of both competitive and imperfectly competitive markets in motivating socially efficient consumer, business, and public sector choices.
Farming on the Plains
This video is accompanied by text. "No less difficult, though less colorful and poetic, were the lives of the settlers. With the Homestead Act of 1862, a settler could claim as much as 160 acres (a quarter section) on the condition that he (occasionally she) lived on the land for five years, improved it, and paid a fee of $30. Alternatively, land could be bought after only six months’ residence at $1.25 per acre. Before the Homestead Act, government land was sold for revenue. After the Homeste
Zero chance? Aiming for zero in weapons control
These seminars were run by the Oxford Martin School (formerly the James Martin 21st Century School) in association with the Oxford Institute for Ethics, Law and Armed Conflict. Three intersecting considerations will be examined for their relevance in assessing the wisdom of adopting 'zero' as the goal for an international initiative: 1) Tactics: Whether and how framing an issue in terms of getting to zero can be a successful technique for issue advocates? 2) Diplomatic strategy: What is the wisd
Former undergraduate Michael
Crouch discusses his life with Pamela
Former undergraduate Michael Crouch discusses his life with Pamela Jane Smith. Michael was a member of the Department of Archaeology's expedition to Libya under the direction of Dr C.R. McBurney in 1955; he discusses memories of McBurney as well as a long life in service to the British Government.
Public houses, Inns, Taverns, Bars, Ale Houses