Emil Homerin: Rise of Anti-Islamic Incidents in America
Professor of religion, Th. Emil Homerin speaks about the history of religious persecution in America and the recent rise of Anti-Islamic incidents in the Unites States as a result of the debate over the proposed Islamic Center near Ground Zero. A specialist in Islam and Islamic culture and history, he is widely published on the subject.
American Urban History I, Spring 2005
Seminar on the history of institutions and institutional change in urban America from roughly 1890 to the present. Among the institutions considered are political machines, police departments, schools, courts, hospitals, prisons, welfare departments, and universities. Focuses on readings and discussions.
How to fix America's deficit
Like finding coins beneath the sofa cushions
Riflessioni sulla Geometria Descrittiva e sul suo insegnamento
la rappresentazione spaziale attraverso la geometria di G. Monge è obsoleta e sostituita dalla modellazione computerizzata,the spatial representation through the geometry of G. Monge is obsolete and replaced by the computer modeling,Istituzione universitaria di secondo e terzo livello (ciclo II e III) per la formazione degli insegnanti e/o dei formatori,Dedurre,Alta formazione universitaria (secondo e terzo livello),Ente ministeriale a supporto dell'innovazione e della valutazione del sistema e
The Dust Bowl and The Great Depression
AP History student's montage shows what The Great Depression and The Dust Bowl was like. Song is "Shelter" by Sarah McLachlan.
Lecture 25 - 11/19/2010
The Hastings line
Tonbridge to Hastings railway line
European Heart Journal - My Cardio Interview: Andreas Goette & Bernard Gersh on ANTIPAF
Andreas Goette In conversation with Bernard Gersh ANTIPAF: Angiotensin II-antagonist in paroxysmal atrial fibrillation trial.
Emergence of Advertising in America
This site presents over 9,000 images relating to the early history of advertising in the U.S. Materials include cookbooks, photographs of billboards, print advertisements, trade cards, calendars, almanacs, and leaflets for various products. Together, these images illuminate the early evolution of this ubiquitous feature of modern American business and culture.
Elections... the American Way
This site looks at political campaigns by exploring the history and roles of candidates and voters, the structure of the party system and election process, and tough issues that politicians have faced over the years.
Representing History: North Korea - Behind the Wire
This unit introduces students to North Korea, a communist country that is seen by the West as an autocratic regime in contrast to the democratic, capitalist South Korea. Students will examine how their preconceptions as an audience affect their understanding of this documentary.
Be Smart, Include Art
The importance of art in your child's education and tips for incorporating art into their learning.
Ortega sworn into office
Jan 11 - Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega is sworn in for another term. Rough cut (No reporter narration)
This is the website for Worn Again, an organisation working with leading product designers in order to transform unwanted fabrics into modern, wearable clothes and accessories. Describing itself as an "upcycling" company, Worn Again was established in 2005, initially working with footwear, but has now expanded to include outerwear, bags and accessories. The company aims to transform waste and manufacturing patterns by utilising textile waste to create new products, ultimately leading to a scal
Women in Islamic Societies
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free educational resources for the course "Women in Islamic Societies" in the Program in Arabic and Middle East Studies. This course serves as a broad survey of women's and gender issues within the contexts of multiple societies in the Islamic world. The first half of the semester will concentrate on the historical position of women in Islamic societies, defined by the normative values of Islam and by cultural traditions and norms that were sometimes at odd