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3.8 Sustainable Scotland
This unit is intended to be of interest not only to people living in Scotland but to anyone wishing to know more about Scottish society and culture. It brings together a collection of free educational resources relevant to Scotland. The resources within this unit cover a wide range of subject areas, including education, environment, technology, history, law, literature, politics, social care and social sciences.
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8.1 Overview
This unit is intended to be of interest not only to people living in Scotland but to anyone wishing to know more about Scottish society and culture. It brings together a collection of free educational resources relevant to Scotland. The resources within this unit cover a wide range of subject areas, including education, environment, technology, history, law, literature, politics, social care and social sciences.
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7.5 Finding information in art and history
This unit is intended to be of interest not only to people living in Scotland but to anyone wishing to know more about Scottish society and culture. It brings together a collection of free educational resources relevant to Scotland. The resources within this unit cover a wide range of subject areas, including education, environment, technology, history, law, literature, politics, social care and social sciences.
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10. Convex Optimization II Lecture 10
Math, Technology, Algebra, calculus, geometry, electrical engineering, convex optimization, subgradient calculus, derivatives, basic inequality, function, algorithms, rate control, single commodity network flow, convex problem, dual decomposition, lagrang
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17. Convex Optimization I Lecture 17
science, electrical, engineering, technology, convex, optimization, Newton method, block elimination, feasible, descent, KKT, LDL factorization, network, flow, matrix, logarithmic barrier
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8. Multi-Sensor HCI for Smart Environments (November 13, 2009)
computer science, technology, humanities, internet, math, geometry, sensing, wireless, network, camera, vision processing, avatar, application, user adaption, behavior, privacy, 3D, design, algorithm, ambient intelligence research lab, social networks, in
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9. Enabling Practical Ubiquity (November 20, 2009)
computer science, technology, engineer, humanities, internet, math, home environment, sensing network, location, human behavior, utilities, IMS system, motion detector, localization algorithm, map, PLP tracking, data collection application, hydrosense, po
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4 Introduction
How do we learn? Understanding ‘how’ is the key to learning more effectively. This unit looks at the three main categories of theories: the acquisitive, constructivist and experiential models of learning. There is no right way to learn but developing an active approach will ensure that you are open to new ideas.
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Acknowledgements
Sunset Song was written in the early 1930s and is still one of the best-known and most-debated Scottish novels. In this unit, we discuss whether Sunset Song succeeds as critique of capitalism and whether it has value as a work of literature separate from its propagandistic ambitions.
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3.6 Summary

Three explanations of poverty developed by social scientists have been considered. The first sees poverty as natural or inevitable, the second focuses on the behaviour of poor people, while the third analyses poverty as the result of economic or political processes. Considering these explanations makes it possible to draw some conclusions about the social science approach to social problems:

  • It relies on arguments making causal claims, rather than ass
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23 Are men bad for women's mental health
Feelings ran high at this debate touching on gender issues within psychiatric services. The audience started the evening strongly behind the motion supporting gender-segregated in-patient services but with a number of voters waiting to be persuaded. The proposers of the motion centred their arguments on issues of women’s safety and were opposed by a counter-attack emphasising the importance of patient choice. We heard several women service users give heartfelt testimony to their experience of
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Research Meets Web 2.0: Augmented Social Cognition Sheds Light on Coordination, Trust, Wikipedia, an
Computer science, information environment, social network, online communities, internet, communication, global community, social web, tagging, blogs, wiki, interaction, transparency, technology
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3. Internet Economics
Technology, worldwide web, infrastructure, network, architecture, global, ownership, computer, science, neutrality, telecommunications, economics, policy, packet, TCP, internet protocol, peer to peer, transit, routing, filtering, deregulation, autonomous,
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1. Self and Self: Whys and Wherefores (September 30, 2009)
science, technology, engineering, mathematics, statistics, economics, design, technical, computer, hi-tech, experience, leading, following, cognitive memory, programming, CPU, prototype, physics, self language, creativity,
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science, biology, history, energy, physics, technology, engineering, mathematics, design, computer science, communication, Internet, network, equipment, data, FCC, computer, food, fuel, ethanol, collective intelligence, infrastructure, conservation, effic
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Building a Safer Web: Web Tripwires and a New Browser Architecture (March 12, 2008)
Computers, technology, internet, network, IP addresses, software, Web, web browser, server, web tripwires, malware, code, popups, hackers, spam, cookies, worms, isp, in-flight pages, javascript, html, safe browser architecture, injected ads, strings, XmlH
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