Internationale Gustav Mahler Gesellschaft Wien Available in both English and German, this is the website of the International Gustav Mahler Society (Internationale Gustav Mahler Gesellschaft Wien). The society is based in Vienna, Austria. The society was founded in 1955, its aims to function on a similar scale to the Beethoven-Haus in Bonn, creating a a library of the complete works of Austrian composer Gustav Mahler (1860-1911) and producing a critical edition. It was founded at the request of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra. T
Available in both English and German, this is the website of the International Gustav Mahler Society (Internationale Gustav Mahler Gesellschaft Wien). The society is based in Vienna, Austria. The society was founded in 1955, its aims to function on a similar scale to the Beethoven-Haus in Bonn, creating a a library of the complete works of Austrian composer Gustav Mahler (1860-1911) and producing a critical edition. It was founded at the request of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra.
7 Unofficial work cultures
In this unit, we are going to look at a number of situations which put a strain on the idea that caring is just 'being ordinary', including times when people are giving intimate care. In these special circumstances, since the normal rules do not apply, we have to develop a set of special rules to guide practice.
Introducing WebJobs Tooling for Visual Studio with Brady Gaster | Web Camps TV Join your guide Cory Fowler as he talks to the product teams in Redmond as well as the web community.
Join your guide Cory Fowler as he talks to the product teams in Redmond as well as the web community.
A CAVE-Interface in CAAD-Education
The so called "CAVE-interface" is a very interesting and thrilling development for architects! It supports a better illusion of space by exposing almost a 270? view of a computer model than the 60? which can be viewed on an ordinary computer screen. At the Lund University we have got the possibility to experiment with a CAVE-installation, using it in research and the education of CAAD. The technique and two experiments are discribed. The possibilities are discussed and some problems and question
21H.433 The Age of Reason: Europe in the 18th and 19th Centuries (MIT)
Has there ever been an "Age of Reason?" In the western tradition, one might make claims for various moments during Antiquity, the Middle Ages, and the Renaissance. In this class, however, we will focus on the two and a half centuries between 1600 and 1850, a period when insights first developed in the natural sciences and mathematics were seized upon by social theorists, institutional reformers and political revolutionaries who sought to change themselves and the society in which they lived. Thr
CCA CONNECTS (A California College of the Arts Student Externship Program)
"CCA CONNECTS" Produced summer 2012 Video by Tomas Wischerath Info: center.cca.edu Email: firstname.lastname@example.org An introductory video for CCA CONNECTS, a California College of the Arts Student Externship Program
21H.346 France 1660-1815: Enlightenment, Revolution, Napoleon (MIT)
A century and a half ago, Alexis de Tocqueville argued that the Revolution of 1789 in France constituted the culmination of long-term administrative and social changes, rather than a rupture with the past. In this class, we will consider that Tocquevillian insight by examining four aspects of French experience from the reign of the Sun King, Louis XIV, to the rule of the Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte: Absolutism, Enlightenment, Revolution, and Empire. Through the study of primary and secondary sou
Alzheimer's Disease is a devastating illness that is on the rise in Canada. McGill's world-renowned researchers are making major advances in our understanding and treatment of Alzheimer's.
CEO Speaker Series: A Conversation with Andy Nulman, BCom ’83
Andy Nulman, former CEO of "Just for Laughs" is the special guest in this installment of Karl Moore's CEO Speakers series. The two discuss the entertainment industry, communications media, creativity, and the place of laughter at the heart of it all.
Daniel Lamarre: Talking Management
The CEO of Cirque du Soleil, Daniel Lamarre, talks with McGill's Karl Moore about creativity within Cirque.
21F.717 Introduction to Spanish Culture (MIT)
This course has several purposes. The major concern will be the examination of Spanish culture including Spain's history, architecture, art, literature and film, to determine if there is a uniquely Spanish manner of seeing and understanding the world - one which emerges as clearly distinct from our own and that of other Western European nations.
21L.000J Writing About Literature (MIT)
Writing About Literature aims: To increase students' pleasure and skill in reading literary texts and in writing and communicating about them. To introduce students to different literary forms (poetry, fiction, drama) and some tools of literary study (close reading, research, theoretical models). To allow students to get to know a single writer deeply. To encourage students to make independent decisions about their reading by exploring and reporting back on authors whose works they enjoy. The
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This is Christian music in Spanish. (03:40)
VirtuaLit Interactive Poetry Tutorial
״Critical approaches to literature reveal how or why a particular work is constructed and what its social and cultural implications are. Understanding critical perspectives will help you to see and appreciate a literary work as a multilayered construct of meaning. Reading literary criticism will inspire you to reread, rethink, and respond. Soon you will be a full participant in an endless and enriching conversation about literature." This is a well constructed site from Bedford/St. Martin's Vir
Richard Epstein on Happiness, Inequality, and Envy
Richard Epstein of the University of Chicago talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the relationship between happiness and wealth, the effects of inequality on happiness, and the economics of envy and altruism. He also applies the theory of evolution to explain some of the findings of the happiness literature.
Wales on Wikipedia
Jimmy Wales, founder of Wikipedia, talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the birth and growth of Wikipedia. He talks about the role of Hayek's insights into the design of Wikipedia, how Wikipedia deals with controversy, the reliability of Wikipedia relative to traditional reference sources and the future possibilities for projects that rely on voluntary contributions of time and creativity.
Organic animal husbandry Greenberg on Depression, Addiction, and the Brain 50 States and Capitals (cartoon song)
This booklet contains the principles that underpin organic farming. It is intended that
producers, technicians and other interested persons, find here the elements to be considered to establish livestock organic farms.
Gary Greenberg, psychologist and author of The Noble Lie and Manufacturing Depression, talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the nature of addiction, depression and mental illness. Drawing on ideas in the two books, Greenberg argues that there are strong monetary incentives to define various problems as illnesses that psychiatrists "cure" with drugs. Greenberg argues that this distorts science and has strong impacts, good and bad, on how we view ourselves and the challenges of life. The co
Greenberg on Depression, Addiction, and the Brain
50 States and Capitals (cartoon song)