Lecture 27 - 11/24/2010
The English Countryside, Rural Life and Cultural Change, 1900-75
This module will explore a relatively new area of historical research: the twentieth century countryside. Of interest first will be the realities of rural life and work in the first half of the century. The course will then consider the crucial post-war changes in farming, planning and rural living that have had such an impact upon contemporary perceptions of the countryside.
A young woman dressed as a fairy in white gauzy fabric with wings.
U.N. Convention on the Rights of the Child Lesson Modules
In recognition of the historic 18th Birthday of the U.N. Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), we have assembled a human rights education media environment to help introduce the CRC to learners. Our intended audience is young adults, middle school through early college. The components include an interactive workshop on the CRC which can be easily facilitated in a single class period, background information on the Convention, the text of the CRC including a shortened child-friendly version
Chemistry Games: Plastics
Play a game and find out about a Nobel Prize awarded discovery or work! For thousands of years people have been using silk, wool, cotton, wood and leather. In the last century or so, we have added plastics to this list. Key to developing the plastics we now use were the discoveries made by the Nobel Prize awarded scientists Ziegler and Natta in the 1950s. There are two major groups of plastics - some melt when heated and others don't. Find out why!
Pope's first anniversary marked across world
Catholics around the world mark the Pope's first anniversary as head of the Roman Catholic Church. Sarah Toms reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintained its
Personality and values
Welcome to ‘Personality and Values’, one of several ‘Futures’ workbooks, which help you choose and prepare a career route after graduation. Like the other workbooks in the series you can dip in and out doing the exercises which are most relevant to you. You might want to include the exercises or the output in your personal development plan or e-portfolio The aim of this workbook is to help you to clarify or identify your personality type and work values as a step toward choosing work
Internationalising the Curriculum: an annotated bibliography
This annotated bibliography comprises a selection of books, journal articles, conference papers and other resources on the subject of the internationalised curriculum. It has been compiled initially from a library of global sources originally brought together as part of the review of literature in the field, commissioned by the Higher Education Academy in 2006 (Caruana, V. and Spurling, N., 2007). This has been up-dated to include more recent work. The central criterion for selection of material
Listen: Lifelong learners invited to sign up for Osher winter classes
Online registration is now open for the 2013 winter term of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Vanderbilt University.
Werkwoordspelling Deze app bevat verschillende onderdelen, zoals onderwerp en de persoonsvorm (nodig om een werkwoord correct te kunnen spellen), de tegenwoordige tijd, de verleden tijd en voltooid deelwoord. Elk onderdeel start met wat uitleg en wordt …
Deze app bevat verschillende onderdelen, zoals onderwerp en de persoonsvorm (nodig om een werkwoord correct te kunnen spellen), de tegenwoordige tijd, de verleden tijd en voltooid deelwoord.
Elk onderdeel start met wat uitleg en wordt …
Blaadje om nieuwjaarsbrief op te schrijven Dit blaadje met lijntjes kan je gebruiken voor het schrijven van een nieuwjaarsbrief (formaat 20 x 20).
Dit blaadje met lijntjes kan je gebruiken voor het schrijven van een nieuwjaarsbrief (formaat 20 x 20).
Viruses and the Mysterious Common Cold
Ever wonder what's going on in your body when you have a cold? Join us as we explain the structure of viruses and the lytic and lysogenic cycles. We'll also discuss several types of viruses, including bacteriophage, HIV, and the nuclear polyhedrosis virus. Come laugh and learn with the zany Amoeba Sisters! (7:38)
Re:Thinking BIM in the Design Studio - Beyond Tools? Approaching Ways of Thinking
The application of digital design methods and technologies related to BIM and Integrated Practice Delivery are altering the how and what of architectural design. The way contemporary architecture is conceived and made is being transformed through the digital methods, processes and applications used in BIM. How architectural education and the design studio model evolve to reflect, interpret, translate, or challenge the multiplicitous and simultaneously variable modes of contemporary practice pres
Authors at Google: John Yorke | Into The Woods | Google UK, London
http://www.intothewoodsyorke.com/ John Yorke joined us at our London office to share insights on storytelling from 'Into the Woods: How Stories Work and Why We Tell Them' (published by Penguin). We all love stories. But why do we tell them? And why do all stories function in an eerily similar way? John Yorke, creator of the BBC Writers' Academy, has brought a vast array of drama to British screens. Here he takes us on a journey to the heart of storytelling, revealing that there truly is a unif
Eat healthy in a healthy world: Activity book. Eating healthy is fun
Activity book of the series "Healthy Eating" which proposes activities for a healthy diet.
1 What is the ‘new economy’ 10 p.m. Friday evening Sunil, in India, has just received an email from Claire in Brighton, England, who runs a micro enterprise from her front room, clarifying details of some programming she has just subcontracted. Tom is at a wine bar celebrating news of a £1 million investment of venture capital in his company. Stephen has just begun the night shift in a call centre. Joyce has just left her cleaning job, one of three jobs she currently holds. She is also a
10 p.m. Friday evening
Sunil, in India, has just received an email from Claire in Brighton, England, who runs a micro enterprise from her front room, clarifying details of some programming she has just subcontracted.
Tom is at a wine bar celebrating news of a £1 million investment of venture capital in his company.
Stephen has just begun the night shift in a call centre.
Joyce has just left her cleaning job, one of three jobs she currently holds. She is also a
Small guide who explains what is the ecological aquaculture, how to identify it, how it is put into practice and how it is regulated.
17.20 Introduction to the American Political Process (MIT)
This course provides students with an introduction to the basic institutions of American government, especially as established in the constitution, and with an introduction to currents of thought among social scientists about the workings of U.S. politics. This is a communication intensive course. As such you are required to write at least 20 pages - that's the C.I. requirement - and participate in class discussions.
Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Rectangle simulation tool
Interactive simulation tool demonstrating the formula for calculating the area of a 2D rectangle
University of Hawaii : College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources
The website of the College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources at the University of Hawaii at Manoa provides information on its range of traditional and tropical focused courses on food science, agriculture, human resources, pla