Jim Vacarella Describes Avoiding the Draft During the Vietnam War
For young men like Jim Vacarella, the draft stood as the prime symbol of the war in Vietnam. Millions of young men tried to evade the draft: some fled to Canada; many feigned physical or mental illness, others used family connections to gain safe positions in the National Guard. For some, resisting the draft became an important way of protesting the war, and a few thousand men took public stands as draft resistors, burning their draft cards and challenging the government to imprison them. Jim Va
My favorite recipe
Op het einde van deze les kun je, je eigen favoriete recept in het Engels opschrijven.
The dentist is a key member of the health delivery team. This didactic course teaches the student how to render comprehensive oral health care and teach prevention to a dynamic, diverse and rapidly growing elderly population. Since chronology does not always equal physiology, younger patients with significant medical, physical, mental disabilities and sensory deficits are eligible for treatment in Geriatric Dentistry. Students will learn the complexity of aging, patient management and the import
David Schmittlein, Dean of MIT Sloan giving Welcome Address at Africa 2.0
David Schmittlein, Dean of MIT Sloan giving Welcome Address at First MIT Sloan Africa 2.0 Conference
Sociedad y salud
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Sliding and Stuttering
Students use a spring scale to drag an object such as a ceramic coffee cup along a table top or the floor. The spring scale allows them to measure the frictional force that exists between the moving cup and the surface it slides on. By modifying the bottom surface of the cup, students can find out what kinds of surfaces generate more or less friction.
NPS Archeology: Research in the Parks
invites us to discover the resources in our national parks through the eyes of archaeologists Click on the map of states to explore more than 120 national parks and monuments. Learn about the Klondike gold rush, Andersonville, USS Arizona, Nez Perce, Antietam, Truman's home, Little Bighorn, Aztec ruins, Gila cliff dwellings, Fort Union Trading Post, Jamestown, Fort Sumter, Washington's birthplace, Yellowstone, and other important places and events.
Continue wiskunde voorkennistoets
Voorkennis toets voor de cursus Continue wiskunde van Open Universiteit Nederland
The Shaky Future of the Salton Sea
A former desert oasis faces environmental challenges, a water crisis and someday the Big One. Why we can't let the sun go down on the Salton Sea.
An analysis or style: How can I analyse the figures of speech used in a literary text
At the end of this lesson the student will be able to: distinguish figures of speech in literary text extracts and assess their impact when they are read aloud.
Follow the Water
Water is a sculptor, a transport and a habitat creator among many other things.
Bolch, Ben W.
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Great Images in NASA: Planetary Astronomy
This site consists of JPEG images of the planets, including photographs of Jupiter, Mars, Saturn, historic photographs, and artistic illustrations (montages). Links to other parts of the GRIN image library are provided.
Multiple Sclerosis - Cranial Nerves Exam - Hypoglossal (CN XII) Sub-exam - Patient 20
Janie is a 39-year-old Caucasian female who initially presented with weakness and L'Hermitte’s phenomena at the age of 35. Initially mistaken as a TIA, MRI of the brain revealed numerous plaques in the white matter suggesting Multiple Sclerosis. Her lumbar puncture initially failed to demonstrate the presence of oligoclonal bands, but since progression of the disease over the past few years bands have developed.
General Physical Examination in Gynaecology This multimedia-based module is part of a series designed for medical students to assist in preparation for clinical examinations in gynaecology. This module explores the general physical examination in gynaecology. This module has bee
This multimedia-based module is part of a series designed for medical students to assist in preparation for clinical examinations in gynaecology. This module explores the general physical examination in gynaecology.
This module has bee
Foundations of Modern Social Theory
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1.2 Artificial selection
In the 18th and 19th century evolutionary biologists, including Darwin, emphasised the similarities between natural evolution and artificial ‘ improvement’ of livestock under domestication. They believed that studying domesticated animals and plants could illuminate the mechanisms of natural evolution.
3.2.1 What is the difference between government and governance?
Human societies have to take urgent action to end their dependences on fossil fuels. We have to alter the whole path of our development and decision making in order to make our societies both environmentally adaptable and sustainable. This unit takes on the task of trying to chart some of the ways in which it might be possible.
18.2.1 Relative advantage
This unit is for designers, engineers, technologists and anyone interested in designing and inventing. It is also for managers and consumers interested in innovation and technical change. The unit will show you how design and innovation can create a more sustainable future. It will also help you understand how innovation comes about and will encourage thinking about environmental and social challenges for the future.