Providing for the Buddha: monastic centres in Eastern India (audio)

This paper attempts to address one of the issues of the series, viz. patronage, not just the relationship between Buddhist monastic centres and kings, but more significantly the lay community and its continuing support of monks and nuns and sponsorship of ritual activities, as well as maintenance of monastic structures. Eastern India is here defined as the state of Orissa, but includes contiguous coastal regions. The time period covered ranges from the 4th-3rd centuries BC when the earliest
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DIY footstool
DIY footstool is fully upholstered and covered in an digitally printed fabric. The fabric has been designed without a repeat to create an individual view from every angle. The pattern includes needle point images that can be completed by the consumer, allowing for a totally individual finish unique to every owner. The cover is removable in order for stitching to take place.
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The Forum on Workplace Inclusion: We Fuel Change
What happens when you invite a group with different perspectives for a provocative interchange on a single question? Find out in The Forum's signature Fast Forward panel conversation where we hear new and different voices about the direction of D&I and explore ways to spark change. Stephen Frost, author, The Inclusion Imperative Sam Grant, co-founder, Movement Center For Deep Democracy Teresa Rothausen, professor, University of St. Thomas Kellye Whitney, managing editor, Diversi
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Les prépositions : Afbeeldingen voor het bord
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Deze visuele voorstelling van enkele Franse voorzetsels kun je in de les over 'les prépositions' aan het bord laten hangen.

Er is een illustratie voor: 'sur', 'devant', 'derrière', 'a coté de', 'sous', 'entre', …


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Understanding Leisure Consumption 3
Ian Gilhespy
Producer (requires Internet Explorer) This digital learning object is one of a suite of complementary learning objects that look at concepts of quality and evaluation in leisure and culture. This object considers the perspectives that emerged in the 1960s concerning the leisure society, the supposed problems of mass culture and leisure as well as the responses of new artists and cultural entrepreneurs to both commercial and elite forms References and Further Reading See No.6

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Agent based Emission Evaluation of Traffic in Dynamic City Models
We present a simulation platform to evaluate procedurally generated 3d city models with a set of agents representing urban street actors and pedestrians towards greenhouse gas emissions from transportation. Our aim is to give architects and urban planners an empiric tool to analyze, predict and quantify traffic fluctuations over time, and define the number of occupants, individual traffic and public transport in a city. In this project we show that the allocation of functions within a city is an
Author(s): Aschwanden, Gideon D. P. A.; Wullschleger, Tobias;

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Finding Area of Complex Figures
The instructor demonstrates how to find the area of complex figures consisting of one or more rectangles.   They show how to break the figure up into two different figures and then add the areas together. The first figure is in the perimeter video, so to find the missing sides you could watch that video or just go on in this video and they give you the measurements. They discuss the formula for area of a square and rectangle and use this to find the area of the two figures and then add
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Jata barakud
Lokacija posnetka: Sharm el Sheikh, Egipt.,Location of a photo: Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt.
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Bluespotted Stingray
Lokacija posnetka: Sharm el Sheikh, Egipt.,Location of a photo: Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt.
Author(s): Jernej Južna

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Cyclical Approaches to Innovative Collaborations
For highly innovative group collaborations, do what the big tech firms do: Cycle through collaborations with different pairs and take the long view.
Author(s): Jason P. Davis, Associate Professor of Entrepreneu

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Turnstijl Houses & Cannoli Framing
This work presumes that integrating modeling tools and digital fabrication technology into architectural practice will transform how we build the detached house. Single-family houses come in all shapes and sizes, and in doing so, imply variation as well in certain materials, methods, and lighter classes of structure. Ultimately, houses are extensions, if not expressions, of those dwelling within, yet our attempts to produce appealing manufactured houses have prioritized standardization over var
Author(s): Aeck, Richard

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Sponsorship: creating meanings and delivering value
The evolution of sponsorship in recent times has been remarkable. From a peripheral and relatively small scale marketing communication technique, it has grown into a major marketing strategic tool, particularly for global brands. More often than not, however, its use remains haphazard and its evaluation sketchy. To date, academic research in this area continues to uncover as many questions as it provides answers.
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The e-learning movement as a process of quality improvement in education
Quality in education has been regognized as an issue that should guide our efforts for improvement for many years. eLearning is the latest attempt to take advantage of developments in technology to improve learning. In this paper, we discuss the possibility of establishing a theory of elearning, the value of design patterns, and the possible scenarios of implementation by higher education institutions attempting to use new technologies in their courses of study. A survey concerning the elearning
Author(s): Nicolaou Christiana Th.,Nicolaidou Iolile,Constant

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Efficient Embedding of Information and Knowledge into CSCL Applications
This study aims to explore two crucial aspects of collaborative work and learning: the importance of enabling CSCL applications, on the one hand, to capture and structure the information generated by group activity and, on the other hand, to extract the relevant knowledge in order to provide learners and tutors with efficient awareness and support as regards collaboration. To this end, we first identify and define the main types of information generated in online group activity and then propose
Author(s): Caballé Santi,Daradoumis Thanasis,Xhafa Fatos

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