David Blight on the Civil War in American Memory, Part 1
David W. Blight, Yale University Professor of History and author of "Race and Reunion: The Civil War in American Memory," discusses the Civil War Sesquicentennial. Part 1 of 3. For more on the book, visit http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674008199 For more on the Civil War from Harvard University Press, visit http://www.hup.harvard.edu/features/civilwar/
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The Coming Revolutions in Particle Physics
Dr. Chris Quigg (Theoretical Physics Department Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory)
Early American Literature (1700 - 1800)
A brief look at the Colonial Period also known as the Age of Reason,
Enlightenment, and Naturalism, this seven minute video does not have narration, but does have easy to read descriptions of the major movements of the time such as deism, and the many individuals from presidents to artists to poets. A vast amount of material is included in this video. Students would benefit from having the names of the movements and people listed to help them understand the video better.
Finmins debate euro zone rescue fund
Euro zone finance ministers and EU officials are meeting in Brussels to discuss an increase in the effective lending capacity of the euro zone rescue fund.
How To Write a Thesis Statement
This video explains how to write a thesis. It goes step-by-step and is easy to follow with examples.
Dolly the Sheep
This professionally-made video from Brain Pop uses simple terms and cartoons to help explain what cloning is and how scientist cloned a six year old sheep in 1996. Run time 02:52.
Kerstmis : Muzische lessen Drie muzische activiteiten rond het thema Kerstmis. (Doelstellingen, leerplan, lesopbouw) Startpunt: "Opa Knoest vertelt het kerstverhaal." Activiteiten:
Drie muzische activiteiten rond het thema Kerstmis. (Doelstellingen, leerplan, lesopbouw)
Startpunt: "Opa Knoest vertelt het kerstverhaal."
Opening the Mind’s Eye- Learning to See
It’s rare to find research that simultaneously advances basic science and brings good into people’s lives, but Pawan Sinha’s Project Prakash does precisely that. An investigator of human visual processing, Sinha is interested in how these brain mechanisms develop. For his work, Sinha realized the ideal subjects would
Critical Issues and Grand Challenges
These panelists use the lens of systems engineering to focus sharply on some signature global challenges in finance, healthcare, energy and IT.
The system failure that undid the small but influential financial services industry was a few decades in the making, says John Reed. In the ‘80s, a sea change swept ov
Hernia Surgery In Children- Frequently Asked Questions
Dr. Robert Cina, Pediatric Surgeon at the MUSC Children's Hospital discusses the common problem of hernia in children and answers frequently asked questions about surgery. The procedure that is most commonly performed at the MUSC Children's Hospital is a minimally invasive procedure, and children can go home the same day with only small incisions.
Plan an induction program
Positive performance outcomes are the purpose of an induction program. So you need to design induction programs that will help new employees assimilate quickly, understand their tasks and the standard of work expected. Choose cost-effective methods and tools, make sure it's planned and conducted in cooperation with line managers, and be sure to include a plan for follow up and evaluation.
Conduct industrial relations negotiations
Industrial relations policies and strategies can be effectively implemented through either a Certified Agreement or an Australian Workplace Agreement.
Soil Characteristics and Survey Techniques: learners guide
Learners guide. This is the trainers guide for Soil Characteristics and Survey Techniques.
11.328J Urban Design Skills: Observing, Interpreting, and Representing the City (MIT)
The course is designed to be an introduction to methods of analyzing, evaluating, and recording the urban environment first hand. Its aim is to supplement existing courses that cover theory and history of city design and planning and to better prepare students without prior design background for the studio sequence.
Perception - The Reality Beyond Matter
This video delves into the philosophical questions of reality whilst quoting several well known philosophers along the way. (20:27)
Roman Sexuality; Images, Myths and Meanings
An exhibition at the Weston Gallery, Lakeside Arts Centre, showcases the famous Warren Cup, as featured in the BBC's History of the World in 100 objects. Some of the materials in the exhibition contain imagery that could be seen as unsuitable for children. It brings together a variety of sexual images from Roman art and archaeology from all over the Roman Empire. Curators from the British Museum and The University of Nottingham Museum investigate what the objects meant to those who made and u
Coach others in Job Skills
This learning object contains information and activities on coaching in the hospitality environment. Includes the purpose and process of coaching an individual.
Answer: Is economics becoming mathematics?
2010 Laureates in Economic Sciences answer the question regarding economics ties to mathematics, posed by a student from the London School of Economics.