Nile of the New World: Lower Mississippi River Valley
features stories and resources to help students learn about the heritage of this diverse region. Stories form a picture of the Delta's natural, historic, and cultural resources, and specific subject areas offer more detailed information on the area's role during the Civil War, its plantations, timber industry, and more.
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.
The Golden Crescent, Crossroads of Florida and Georgia
examines the cultural history of the Atlantic Coast from Savannah to Cape Canaveral and inland toward Tallahassee. Maps, texts, and pictures illustrate the area's transformations through its pre-history, colonization, induction into the U.S., reconstruction, struggle for civil rights, and the recent resort boom.
Florida Folklife from the WPS Collections, 1937-1942
Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections is a multiformat ethnographic field collection documenting African-American, Arabic, Bahamian, British-American, Cuban, Greek, Italian, Minorcan, Seminole, and Slavic cultures throughout Florida. Recorded by Robert Cook, Herbert Halpert, Zora Neale Hurston, Stetson Kennedy, Alton Morris, and others in conjunction with the Florida Federal Writers' Project, the Florida Music Project, and the Joint Committee on Folk Arts of the Work Projects Administration,
Representing History: Sri Lanka
Using FRONTLINE/World's documentary "Sri Lanka - Living with Terror," the unit addresses the complex ways in which documentary film constructs a point of view. Students are invited to view the text critically and discuss notions such as journalistic objectivity and balance as goals for media practitioners.
Views of the National Parks: Whiskeytown
Views of the National Parks can be used in the classroom in many different ways. Most simply, it can be made available for students to explore on their own. Lesson plan available: Biodiversity Right Outside – Biodiversity is the abundance and variety of life-forms (animals, plants, fungi, and microorganisms) at all levels of organization (ecosystems, species, and genes). In this activity students will learn about biodiversity, the importance of biodiversity to ecosystems, and will conduct thei
Romania, My Old Haunts
In this interactive and multi-disciplinary lesson, students learn the role that perspective plays as Andrei Codrescu returns to Romania 13 years after his escape and seeks out a fellow poet-Mircea Dinescu-who became a symbol of the revolution.
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.
Daniel Pomerleano: Curved String Topology and Fukaya Categories
Daniel Pomerleano, University of California - Berkeley In this talk, we will look at non-commutative versions of Landau-Ginzburg models. More precisely, given a simply connected manifold M such that its cochain algebra, C(M), is a pure Sullivan dga, we will consider curved deformations of the algebra of chains on its loop space and consider when the category of curved modules over these algebras becomes fully dualizable. For simple manifolds, like products of spheres, we are able to give an ex
Regulation of the Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Ovarian Axis
Guide questions - How does GnRH regulate the pituitary in females? How does inhibin regulate the pituitary in females? How do estradiol, progesterone and testosterone regulate the hypothalamus in females? How does estradiol regulate the pituitary in the female? What other hormonal, neurogenic and psychogenic factors regulate the hypothalamic-pituitary unit in females? University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Reproductive Physiology Modules: Part 4.1.2.
"The Second World: Empires and Influence in the New Global Order"
A talk by Parag Khanna, Director of the Global Governance Initiative of the American Strategy Program at the New America Foundation. In "The Second World: Empires and Influence in the New Global Order", Parag Khanna examines the intersection of geopolitics and globalization to argue that America's dominant moment has been suddenly replaced by a geopolitical marketplace wherein the European Union an
Strategies for Promoting Entrepreneurship
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Marcelino Menéndez y Pelayo
The website for the Spanish scholar Marcelino Menéndez y Pelayo (1856-1912) by the Virtual Library Miguel de Cervantes offers key information; electronic resources; and digital downloadable versions of primary and secondary texts. Along with a chronology and a biography, there is available a vast number of his works, including: 'History of Aesthetic Ideas in Spain'; 'History of Spanish Heterodox Thinkers'; and many of his studies in the history of Spanish literature. There is also a section wit
L'orientamento formativo di fronte alla dispersione scolastica. Il diritto dello studente per una scelta consapevole: una sfida culturale.,The vocational guidance facing the school drop-out. The right of the student to make an aware choice: a cultural challenge.,Istituzione universitaria di secondo e terzo livello (ciclo II e III) per la formazione degli insegnanti e/o dei formatori,Spiegare,Illustrare,Alta formazione universitaria (secondo e terzo livello),Scienze della formazione,Formazione co
Changing the Face of American Healthcare
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free educational resources for the course "Changing the Face of American Healthcare" in the Center for Social Concerns. This seminar invites the student to learn about the strengths and weaknesses of our health care system, explore possibilities for the future of American health care, and to consider how modifications might help create the society we hope to become.
IL CORPO COME POTENZIALITA’ SIMBOLICA ED ESPRESSIVA NELLA RICERCA ARTISTICA CONTEMPORANEA
IL CORPO COME POTENZIALITA’ SIMBOLICA ED ESPRESSIVA NELLA RICERCA ARTISTICA CONTEMPORANEA,Istituzione universitaria di secondo e terzo livello (ciclo II e III) per la formazione degli insegnanti e/o dei formatori,Progettare,Spiegare,Alta formazione universitaria (secondo e terzo livello),Ente ministeriale a supporto dell'innovazione e della valutazione del sistema educativo/formativo,Storia dell'arte,Teoria dell'arte,Misto (blended),Interazione con il contenuto,Guidato,Risorsa per studenti,App
L’ARTE AMBIENTALE DALLA RICOSTRUZIONE FUTURISTA DELL’UNIVERSO ALLE INSTALLAZIONI ESPOSITIVE CONT
L’ARTE AMBIENTALE DALLA RICOSTRUZIONE FUTURISTA DELL’UNIVERSO ALLE INSTALLAZIONI ESPOSITIVE CONTEMPORANEE,Istituzione universitaria di primo livello (ciclo I) per la formazione degli insegnanti e/o dei formatori,Progettare,Illustrare,Padroneggiare,Alta formazione universitaria (secondo e terzo livello),Ente ministeriale a supporto dell'innovazione e della valutazione del sistema educativo/formativo,Storia dell'arte,Misto (blended),Interazione con il contenuto,Guidato,Lesson plan (Piano per u
Teoria obwodów elektrycznych
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