Monumentos conmemorativos de Madrid
'Monumenta Madrid' is an interactive map of the city of Madrid which acts as a database of all the commemorative monuments in the capital of Spain. The site has been developed by the City Council of Madrid, and it provides in-depth information about each of the monuments, including; fountains; commemorative plaques; arches; and statues. The high-definition interactive map offers the possibility of searching for monuments at different scales (however, at the time of cataloguing, changing scales p
1.3 Reading a Renaissance play If you have never read a Renaissance play before – and even if you have – you may well find Doctor Faustus a challenging read. This is chiefly because, like the plays of Shakespeare, Doctor Faustus was written during the historical period known as the Renaissance (or the early modern period), when the vocabulary was significantly different from twenty-first-century English. It is also written largely in blank verse, a term that requires a few words of explanation. Look for a
If you have never read a Renaissance play before – and even if you have – you may well find Doctor Faustus a challenging read. This is chiefly because, like the plays of Shakespeare, Doctor Faustus was written during the historical period known as the Renaissance (or the early modern period), when the vocabulary was significantly different from twenty-first-century English. It is also written largely in blank verse, a term that requires a few words of explanation. Look for a
British Parliament - introduction to eighteenth century politics
British Parliament - introduction to eighteenth century politics
Fauna and flora in illustrations : natural history of the Edo era
Fauna and Flora in Illustrations : Natural History of the Edo Era is an online exhibition from the National Diet Library of Japan, accessible only in Japanese. The site is divided into four broad sections: an introduction to the materials in the exhibition; the development of natural history publications; the evolution of uniquely Japanese horticulture; and rare birds, strange animals and curious fish. Each section has enlargeable thumbnails of illustrations embedded in explanatory text. The int
Asia rising : Japanese postcards of the Russo-Japanese war (1904-05)
Asia rising : Japanese postcards of the Russo-Japanese war (1904-05) is an online exhibition of postcards from the Leonard A. Lauder Collection of Japanese Postcards at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. It is one of the units in MIT's Visualizing Cultures online project, which combine scholarly commentary with images to present social and cultural history in a very accessible but authoritative way. A long essay by American historian John W. Dower examines the war and its representation in postcar
Onomázein : Journal of Linguistics, Philology and Translation
'Onomázein' is a biannual, peer-reviewed journal of linguistics, philology and translation by the Faculty of Humanities at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. It publishes articles, reviews, and interviews in Spanish, English, and French within the field, although contributions in Spanish feature more often. In any case, an English version of the title and the abstract are provided. Likewise, although the study of the Spanish language has been widely covered by the journal, editors a
How to Do Long Division with Decimals
This is a six-minute video tutorial on how to master long division with decimals. The teacher uses a whiteboard for instruction. (The background music is not necessary and to some it may be a distraction.) (06:05)
New York City dumping wharf / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. 1903
The film shows a wharf where a barge is being loaded with trash from twowheeled horsedrawn wagons The trash is dumped off the edge of the pier onto the barge where men with shovels are spreading the piles of debris The camera pans left to the next barge where fourwheeled carts are shown dumping excavation rubble Probably filmed on the East River this is one of several New York City Sanitation Department dumping wharves in operation at the time
URI Theatre presents: "Avenue Q"
For ticket information visit: www.uri.edu/theatre "Avenue Q" Book by Jeff Whitty, Lyrics by Jeff Marx & Robert Lopez Winner of the Tony Triple Crown for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book, Avenue Q is part flesh, part felt and packed with heart. This musical is a laugh-out-loud production that tells the timeless story of a recent college grad named Princeton who moves into a shabby New York apartment all the way out on Avenue Q. There he meets Kate (the girl next door), Rod (the Republican
What should the State wish for all its children?
Fiona Millar, journalist, gives the 2014 Lady English Lecture at St Hilda's College
Remembering Mr. D
Leo F. DiMaio Jr., Director Emeritus of the Talent Development Program at the University of Rhode Island, was one of Rhode Island’s strongest and most recognized educational advocates. He dedicated his life and career to advancing the cause of expanding educational opportunity for students of color and disadvantaged students. Throughout his life, Leo understood relationships and was a loyal friend to an unfathomably large and diverse group of people. “A friend is a friend is a friend” is a
WorkFlowy App on iOS
'Simple to use, but incredibly powerful, WorkFlowy can help you manage all the information in your life.''⦿ FEATURES ⦿➜ Infinitely nested lists➜ Zoom in on any sub-list➜ Tag and filter list items➜ Beautiful interface on your computer ➜ Full offline functionality➜ Automatic syncing between your phone, tablet and computer➜ Collaborate with others➜ Add notes to any list item➜ Simply tap to edit➜ Quick expand and collapse lists➜ Mark items as complete➜ Full text sear
Lecture by Edel Rodriguez
This lecture was recorded on April 12, 2012, at the San Francisco campus of California College of the Arts. Edel Rodriguez was born in Havana in 1971. He majored in painting at Pratt Institute (BFA) and Hunter College (MFA). His work has appeared in five picture books, on stamps for the U.S. Postal Service, and on posters for films and Broadway shows. He is a regular contributor to the New Yorker and was an art director at Time magazine for over a decade. Learn more about the Illustration Pr
Conclusion des Journées nationales AUNEGE 2012 (audio) Journées nationales AUNEGE 2012 - Vendredi 23 mars 2012 Synthèse et clôture Denis Abecassis
Journées nationales AUNEGE 2012 - Vendredi 23 mars 2012
Synthèse et clôture Denis Abecassis
Schein Memorial Lecture (Architecture Lecture Series)
Architecture Lecture by Mauricio Pezo and Sofia von Erlichshausen
4.7 Summary The social sciences have generated a range of explanations of criminal behaviour, running on a spectrum from overwhelmingly structural causes to overwhelmingly agency-driven causes. Structural explanations locate the causes of criminality in abnormal or deviant biologies, pathological or problem families and deviant sub-cultures. Agency-driven explanations, like rational choice theory, argue that crimes are an every-day exp
The social sciences have generated a range of explanations of criminal behaviour, running on a spectrum from overwhelmingly structural causes to overwhelmingly agency-driven causes.
Structural explanations locate the causes of criminality in abnormal or deviant biologies, pathological or problem families and deviant sub-cultures.
Agency-driven explanations, like rational choice theory, argue that crimes are an every-day exp
Construction et conduite des instruments dans les apprentissages mathématiques : nécessité des or
Not available,Document pour l'habilitation à diriger des recherches. Novembre 2003. Paris 7. France
Lower Beginner S2 #9 - What Have You Got Planned for this Weekend in Japan?
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Over lunch with your Japanese co-worker, he reveals that he plays in a community orchestra. You never picked him for a musician, and you also used to play in an orchestra back home, so you’re really excited to talk about it with him in Japanese. You wonder whether you’d be good [...]
This Unit discusses the various hazards posed by different types of volcanic eruption, illustrated by examples from recent eruptions. The discussion is focussed around reading Chapter 5 of “Teach yourself volcanoes, earthquakes and tsunamis” by OU volcanologist David Rothery.