Celebrating the Work and Legacy of Professor Lord Meghnad Desai
In the year of his 70th birthday a panel of leading scholars discuss themes arising from Lord Desai's extensive work in the social sciences, his passionate commitment to the freedom and wellbeing of individuals, and optimism about human progress and globalisation.
How the Body Works : Breathing
This is a very brief (47 seconds) video that explains how our lungs expand to receive oxygen.
University Faculty Expressions of Computer Self-Efficacy and Personal Attitudes Regarding the Viabil
Studies have shown that there is a direct link between a teacher’s attitude towards self-efficacy and effectiveness. Further studies have refined this idea of how expressions of computer self-efficacy impacts upon attitudes regarding the use of technology in the classroom and by inference, the effectiveness of such technology. The purpose of this mixed method design study was to examine the impact that such attitudes can have upon faculty teaching at institutions of higher education as they re
2010 Grantham Prize
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The Integrity of American Elections
On the eve of the 2006 U.S. elections, Professor Mayer, this year’s holder of the Fulbright-ANU Distinguished Professorship in Political Science, reviews the state of the electoral process in America asking how effective the process of running elections in the United States is and how it compares to the management of elections in Australia. In light of the problems in Florida during the presidential election of 2000 and the subsequent passage of the Help America Vote Ac
Mr. Penn and Ms. Penn 2010
On Nov. 8, 2010, more than two dozen University of Pennsylvania students vied for the title of Mr. Penn and Ms. Penn in the 18th annual bodybuilding competition and fundraiser for the Penn women's track and field team. For more information about the women's track and field program, visit http://www.pennathletics.com/SportSelect.dbml?&DB_OEM_ID=1700&SPID=558&SPSID=10760. For an article in The Daily Pennsylvanian about the competition, visit http://thedp.com/article/penn-students-flaunt-it-fi
Asia Climate Change Policy Forum - Session 05
Asia Climate Change Policy Forum at The Australian National University on 27 October, 2010. The US & Climate Change, Panel Discussion and launch of the Centre for Climate Economics & Policy The United States & Climate Change Matt Rogers Former Senior Adviser to Secretary Chu, United States Department of Energy. Concluding Discussion: Where to Next? Stephen Howes Director, International & Development Economics, Crawford School of Economics & Government, ANU. Andreas Löschel The Centre for Eu
DNA: properties and applications in molecular biology
These slides provides an overview of some of the properties of nucleic acids (DNA and RNA) and its applications in molecular biology. It gives an overview of the topology of DNA and how it can be exploited in PCR, restriction mapping and other molecular techniques. The resource is used as a 50min lecture to first year undergradutes in the biosciences. It was created by Dr. Momna Hejmadi and the source file can be adapted for educational and non-commercial purposes only as licensed under the C
Discovering Diversity - Taffye
Taffye, associate provost of equity, diversity and community relations discusses the importance of inclusion and diversity on campus and the role that the Office of Equity, Diversity and Community Relations plays at ECU
1/2 Length Ruched Gloves
Sky-blue 1/2 length gloves. Maker: Prova - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
European Economy: syllabus
Syllabus for a 3rd year module on the European Economy as taught at Robert Gordon University Aberdeen in 2009.
Reconstructing Techniques Reading List
Part Two of Changing Coastal Environments - Reading List
History of Economic Thought: sample examination paper
This is a sample examination paper in the 3rd year module in History of Economic Thought as taught by Andy Denis of City University London.
These lecture Notes are from a Year 2 economics module on Money, Banking and Finance, delivered by Andros Gregoriou of the University of East Anglia.
Pair of Heavy Black Framed Childrens Spectacles
Pair of black framed children's spectacles - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Silver Toque-Turban style hat. Date: 1970 - 1979 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
White cotton petticoat edged with three tucks and a double frill of broderie anglais.. Date: 1890 - 1899 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Navy Blue Skirt
Size 14. Navy blue skirt with 2 pockets and a zip at the back and 1 blue button.. Maker: Paul - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Bandalastaware Combined Salt and Pepper Pot
Combined moulded ivory colour salt and pepper pot from a picnic set.. Date: 1945 - 1949 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Printing block depicting two chairs - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.