"Reading 'Legitimation Crisis' in Tehran"
wbh logoA talk by Danny Postel, Senior Editor of openDemocracy, an online global magazine of politics & culture. The Iran depicted in the headlines is a rogue state ruled by ever-more-defiant Islamic fundamentalists. Yet inside the borders, an unheralded transformation of a wholly different political bent is occurring. A "liberal renaissance," as one Iranian thinker terms it, is emerging in Iran, a
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"Human Rights and the Arts: Guantanamo in the Theater"
gillian slovo posterA talk by Gillian Slovo, co-author of the play "Guantanamo: 'Honor-Bound to Defend Freedom.'" South African-born Gillian Slovo has published a family memoir and ten novels, including Ice Road, which was short-listed for the Orange Prize. From the Human Rights Distinguished Lecturer Ser
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Ahmed Kathrada on his "Memoirs"
wbh logoAhmed Kathrada is a contemporary of Nelson Mandela's and was a co-accused in the Rivonia Trial which sentenced Mr. Mandela and the others to life imprisonment. "Memoirs" chronicles his life as a political activist. From the World Beyond the Headlines Series.
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"Media and the Making of the Modern State"
don wyclifrLecture by Don Wycliff, Chicago Tribune Public Editor; from the 2005 University of Chicago Summer Institute for Educators.







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"Global Chicago, pt. 5"
wbh logoA talk by Richard C. Longworth, executive director of the CCFR's Global Chicago Center. In collaboration with The Global Chicago Center of The Chicago Council on Foreign Relations. From the World Beyond the Headlines Series.
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"Global Chicago, pt. 3"
wbh logoA talk by William Testa, vice president, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. In collaboration with The Global Chicago Center of The Chicago Council on Foreign Relations. From the World Beyond the Headlines Series.
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Latin American Business Conference: "Sustained Growth in Latin America: Key Lessons From Chile"
CLAS logoLecture by Pedro Aspe, Protego, former Finance Minister of Mexico; from the Latin American Briefing Series of the Center for Latin American Studies (http://clas.uchicago.edu).
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"Mexico: Problems of a New Democracy"
Silva-Herzog posterLecture by Jesús Silva-Herzog Márquez, Professor of Law at the Instituto Tecnólogico Autónomo de México; from the Latin American Briefing Series of the Center for Latin American Studies (http://clas.uchicago.edu).



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"The Making of Chechen Terrorists: The Clash of Forces and Discourses"
wbh logoA talk by Georgi Derluguian, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Northwestern University; introduced by Ronald Grigor Suny, Professor of Political Science and History, U. of Chicago. From the World Beyond the Headlines Series.
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Beatrix Potter-The Flopsy Bunnies
This is a cute version of Beatrix Potter's The Flopsy Bunnies with cute graphics. The story is read aloud with words on screen. Each word is highlighted as it is read. 
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Dominique Decherf: "The Future of Transatlantic Alliances"
A talk by Dominique Decherf, Consul General of France. From the Rethinking America in the Middle East Series, presented by: International House Global Voices Program, the Norman Wait Harris Fund of the Center for International Studies, the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, and the Human Rights Program
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The World of Persian Literary Humanism: Spreading Culture through Books
As part of the Library's celebration of a thousand years of the Persian book, Hirad Dinavari discusses Persian literary humanism and how Persian culture was spread through books. Speaker Biography: Hamid Dabashi is the Hagop Kevorkian Professor of Iranian Studies and Comparative Literature at Columbia University. He received a dual Ph.D. in Sociology of Culture and Islamic Studies from the University of Pennsylvania in 1984, followed by a postdoctoral fellowship at Harvard University. He wrote
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Sounds of Justice and Inclusion: Martin Luther King Jr. Day Concert at Duke University
Sounds of Justice and Inclusion Saturday, January 17, 2015 Baldwin Auditorium, Duke University PRODUCED BY John V. Brown, Director of the Duke Jazz Program Luke A. Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel Benjamin D. Reese, Jr., Vice President, Office for Institutional Equity SPONSORED BY Duke Chapel Office for Institutional Equity Office of the Vice President for the Arts Video by RobUnderhill.com Highlights from the concert and interviews with the concert producers: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oPNh
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Endnote X7 - advanced guide 2014
Endnote X7 - advanced guide 2014 - Linda Robertson Keywords:EndNote Web , EndNote , Bibliography , Referencing , Resource Management , Manag
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Herhalingsoefeningen Contact 3 - Beaufort 5
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Oefeningen die geschikt zijn om de leerstof uit contact 3 te herhalen, met vooral oefeningen op être en op het geslacht van de zelfstandige naamwoorden.


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Learning outcomes

By the end of this unit you should be able to:

  • describe how photographs affect a globalised industry;

  • understand the global dimension of the Scottish oil industry and how that has affected the local population.


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Learn French - Les Jeunes (Games)
In this video the instructor recites various words of game activities in French.  For beginning learners. The words appear at the bottom of the screen as they are recited. (02:00)
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Geraldine the Giraffe Learns All About the Trigraph /air/
Geraldine the Giraffe learns about the trigraph /air/. She learns to speak the sound correctly and finds things in the house that have the /air/ sound. She finds hair and chair. This is a great resource to introduce and/or review trigraphs in the elementary classroom. (02:06)
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Babbage: Hacking the hackers
The Hacking Team gets hacked, exposing alleged illegal activities, and NASA's New Horizons probe flickers back to life as it approaches the planetoid Pluto
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