COPMM/PMAA Symposium - Derek Gill - Improving the Performance of Local Government Authorities
Derek Gill - NZIER and Senior Associate IGPS Victoria University, gives a presentation at the COPMM/PMAA Symposium for "Improving the Performance of Local Government Authorities"
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La prévention des déchets (Vidéo)

Sandrine Gombert-Courvoisier définit ce qu'est la prévention des déchets, à l'aide notamment des 4 R : réduire, réemployer, réutiliser, recycler.


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Learn how to use the Guided Edit mode. Guided Edit walks you through some basic editing tasks as well as some of the neat features in Elements. Use with either Photoshop Elements version 7 or 8.
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1.2.3 Basic Principles

Whatever resource you choose to use to find information on the internet, many of the same principles apply. Each source that you use will probably look quite different from the one you tried before, but you'll notice that there are always features that are similar - a box to type your search terms in, for instance, or a clickable help button. Different resources refer to the same functions using different terminology, but the principles behind them are exactly the same. The trick is to check
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STAR: using visual economic models to engage stakeholders to increase value in the NHS [Audio]
Speaker(s): Dr Mara Airoldi, Professor Gwyn Bevan, Siân Williams | Editor's note: We apologise for the poor quality of this podcast. STAR is the Socio-Technical Allocation of Resource which has been designed, through an eight-year research programme at LSE funded by the Health Foundation, to enable stakeholders to explore how to improve the value of health care given constrained resources. This lecture describes the STAR approach and two of its applications: in redesigning the care pathway to i
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9.3 Linear notes

This is the most common form of note-taking. It involves writing in sequence the points you want to note. As with all note-taking, the aim is to pick out and record the most important points. Avoid simply writing out most or all of the text again.

Try to write your notes in your own words as this will help you understand what you have been reading about. Also add a reference to which page(s) of the text your notes refer so you can easily find your way back to the relevant part of the te
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Dressed for Success
 Ron Benson

At the age of 91, most people will already have been taking things easy for a number of years. Not so for the man responsible for robing graduates at the University of Nottingham – at 91 he’s just beginning his retirement!

In his 27 years service to the University, Arthur Roland Benson (known to all as Ron) has robed such distinguished honorary graduates as Sir David Attenborough,
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Via dit werkblaadje kan er gewerkt worden in de klas rond Op kamp gaan. Daarnaast bevat het document ook een brief naar de ouders om hen te informeren en mee te laten beslissen over de mogelijkheid om op kamp te gaan.


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Histology Module 6: Nervous Tissue
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By the end of this section, you will be able to: Identify the classes of cells that make up nervous tissue Discuss how nervous tissue mediates perception and […]

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Projectile Motion (Part 3)
Using an example of solving for the final velocity when knowing the change in distance, time, initial velocity, and acceleration, this video, which is suitable for high school students, starts with a black screen because the instructor uses it as a 'chalkboard.'
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Projectile Motion (Part 4)
Solving for time when given the change in distance, acceleration, and initial velocity. This video, which is suitable for high school students, starts with a black screen because the instructor uses it as a 'chalkboard.'
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The Fall of France- Documentary part 1 of 12
This video is the first part of the documentary about The Battle of France in WWII. It begins telling what happened on 10 May 1940. It introduces the way in which Adolf Hitler plunged his  fists into the Low Countries and headed for France. There are images of the time and historical accounts of Hitler´s steps. 
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Prof. Jeffrey Engel on the Berlin Wall anniversary
SMU's Jeffrey A. Engel, director of the Center for Presidential History, talks with CNN about the 25th anniversary of the fall of The Berlin Wall. Engel is the author of “The Fall of the Berlin Wall: The Revolutionary Legacy of 1989.” Read Engel’s essay on the subject at http://www.smu.edu/News/2014/berlin-wall-anniversary-07nov2014
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References

Durodié, B. (2002, April 12). ‘Why I think a dialogue with the public will undermine science’, The Times Higher Education Supplement, p. 16.
Gibbons, M. (1999). Science’s new social contract with society, Nature, 402 (Supp.), pp. C81-84.
Holliman, R. (2005). ‘An introduction to communicating science’. STM895 Postgraduate skills in science, technolog
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1.3.10 Choosing The Right Tool For The Job

Before searching it is always a good idea to check what the source you have chosen covers to make sure it will unearth information that matches your search need (you will notice that all the resources we’ve covered in this guide have short descriptions to enable you to decide which to use). Some of the decision makers, depending on the context of your search might be:

  • Does it have full text?

  • Does it cover the right subject?


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Civil Unrest
Frustration of some Americans over the policy of segregation and resistance by other Americans to integration eventually gave rise to the acts of civil disobedience that would mark the beginning of the civil rights movement. In demonstration after demonstration one or more individuals would inspire others to take a stand against a system based on prejudice.
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2.3 Public and private law

Public law involves the state or government in some way. There are three main types of law that fall into this category.

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