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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Nepal - making sense of the recent protests
The streets of Nepal have been filled over the last few weeks with people protesting at the rule of authoritarian King Gyanendra. The protests have resulted in the King reinstating a democratic parliament in the face of calls for an end to the monarchy. Anuj Mishra, a Warwick student from Nepal, gives an insight into the pro-democracy movement and the history of the protests. 14minutes
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Paul Stallard Inaugural lecture: Cognitive Behaviour Therapy with children and young people
Paul Stallard, Professor of Child & Family Mental Health at the University of Bath and a chartered clinical psychologist with the Avon & Wiltshire Mental Health Care Partnership Trust, describes CBT, its use with children and young people and takes a critical look at its future use.
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Introduction to European politics
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught in Spring Semester 2009 This module seeks to provide students with an understanding of the rationale and key stages of European integration, as well as of the institutions of the European Union and its functioning. Topics covered will include an overview of the History of European integration, key approaches to integration, the main institutions (Council, Commission, Court of Justice, European Parliament
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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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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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Op kamp gaan : Vraagjes en ouderbevraging
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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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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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The week ahead: Back in power
Muhammadu Buhari takes power in Nigeria, Rick Santorum is likely to announce his presidential candidacy and David Cameron discusses a European referendum
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Tower Views - AAA Rocket Memberships
In this edition of "Tower Views" vice president for external affairs Larry Burns speaks with AAA representative Shannon Roberts about the perks of AAA membership for UT community members.
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7 Review of unit learning outcomes

After studying this unit, you should be able to:

  • explain how Acts of Parliament originate:

    • party manifestos, national emergency or crisis, Royal Commissions, the Law Commission, Private Members' Bills

  • discuss the process by which rules become law and the role of Parliament in making legal rules:

    • first reading, second reading, committee sta
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6 The public understanding of science

The phrase ‘the public understanding of science’ touches on many of the arguments highlighted up to now. In its simplest form, this is the level of scientific knowledge and understanding displayed by lay members of the public – those who are not scientifically trained. In the next reading, there is a mention of the survey methods that have been used to gauge the level of public understanding of science. Many of these are in the form of short exam-style knowledge questions – typical ex
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Journal of the House of Commons: volume 2 - 1640-1643
The official minute book of the House of Commons, covering the Short Parliament and beginning of the Long Parliament of Charles I, and the period running up to the outbreak of civil war in 1643
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