Lord's Resistance Army: HRW, Pulitzer Center Q&A Pt.1
Regarding the Lord's Resistance Army: Pt. 1 of a Q&A session with Human Rights Watch, reporters Joe Bavier and Marcus Bleasdale at George Washington University. Moderated by Jon Sawyer, Executive Director of the Pulitzer Center.
Babbage: January 19th, 2011
The Tevatron shuts down, Europe's satellite-navigation network is marred by scandal and a new study looks at sex before marriage
Tim and Moby Explain the Bill of Rights
This professionally-made video from Brain Pop uses simple terms and cartoon animation to explain the Bill of Rights and the amendments. Key vocabulary words include: amendable, ratified, James Madison, due process, and judicial branch. Run time 04:51.
U.S.-Canadian aid group treks Iraq
Canadians and Americans defy insurgent bomb threats to walk 90-km (55-mile) with Shi'ite pilgrims to Kerbala in Iraq to raise money for Iraqi orphans.
This video profiles the career of a graphic designer. The designer in this video describes how he got interested and involved in graphic design during high school. He gives advice on what it takes to be successful as a graphic designer for kids in school interested in this profession. (6:53)
British Foreign Policy - Challenges facing the next Prime Minister
This public debate marks the launch of British Diplomacy: Foreign Secretaries Reflect edited by Graham Ziegner (Politico's, March '07). The book includes contributions from five former UK Foreign Secretaries who provide a unique insight into the thoughts and actions of the holders of one of the most difficult and challenging posts within British government, highlighting the problems faced during their time as Foreign Secretary and giving a personal account of how these problems were tackled. Pro
Redesign of SPAN 1B-N, PA S. R. 0095 Segment 0300 using ductile-hybrid fiber reinforced polymer reba
The deterioration of transportation facilities has become a major concern in todayâ s society due to their age and increased use. Many existing bridges require rehabilitation to their concrete bridge decks and even new bridges will require repair or replacement within fourteen years of construction. These conditions are the result of the use of steel reinforcement in the concrete, which despite its high strength, ductility, low cost, and availability, is highly susceptible to corrosion. The ne
Session II: Explaining the Identified Victim Bias
7th Annual Program in Ethics and Health Conference: Identified vs. Statistical Lives - Ethics and Public Policy Session Chair: Stephen Resch, Ph.D. Deputy Director, Center for Health Decision Science, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health Deborah Small, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Marketing and Psychology, University of Pennsylvania Jennifer Lerner, Ph.D. Professor of Public Policy and Management, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, and Director, Harva
How to Setup A 5 Ball Shot Playing Pool
World champion Stefano Pelinga demonstrates how to set up shot so you will be able to pocket 5 balls in one shot. Run time 02:25.
President George Washington, Part IV
Animated biography of the life of President George Washington. This episode shows Washing crossing the Deleware.(1:52)
Chapter 14 (Part 2)
Banking in the Digital Age Table of Contents: 00:00 - Chapter 14 (Part 2) 00:30 - Electronic Fund Transfers (EFT) 02:03 - Law Governing EFT 02:50 - Types of EFT Systems 03:14 - E-Money and Online Banking 03:47 - E-Money and Online Banking
Approaches to political studies
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught Autumn Semester 2010. This module introduces students to alternative theoretical approaches to the study of political phenomena. We consider the different forms of analysing, explaining, and understanding politics associated with approaches such as behaviouralism, rational choice theory, institutionalism, Marxism, feminism, interpretive theory and post-modernism. This module shows that the different a