How Mises Rebuilt Economics What is the logical status of typical economic propositions such as the law of marginal utility (that whenever the
What is the logical status of typical economic propositions such as the law of marginal utility (that whenever the
ESA - Kids This site has been realized by the European Space Agency and offers lots of activities, information and games for children due to a better knowledge of the Universe. The site is offered in six languages, so no translation is required.
This site has been realized by the European Space Agency and offers lots of activities, information and games for children due to a better knowledge of the Universe. The site is offered in six languages, so no translation is required.
Historia Urbana Medieval (2011)
Esta asignatura promueve un sistema completo de actividades de formación y aprendizaje para que el alumno conozca el devenir histórico de las ciudades europeas durante la Edad Media, con especial referencia a las de la Península Ibérica.
Introduction to Visual Data
Producer (requires Internet Explorer) This object includes an evaluation of the status and role of visual data in research methods relating to sport, leisure and outdoor adventure. The argument is developed that there is scope for greater sophistication in the analysis of visual data, including mediated data. The claim is made that student research practice may benefit from the teaching of research methods that includes an emphasis on the analysis of visual data, in particular
Journeying to Luxury's New Frontiers
Luxury used to be reserved for a single elite; now the elite is plural, changing, and global.
Trading at Noon: Wall Street gains on U.S. economic data
Dec. 29 - U.S. stocks are rising today as stronger-than-expected economic data lifts sentiment in a lightly traded session.
Destination: New Zealand, Overview
This 3:40 long video shows the landscapes and cities of this country. The diversity of the country is stressed. The differences between the southern and northern islands are explained.
Nature and the Built Environment
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for the course "Nature and the Built Environment" in the School of Architecture. This course explores the evolutionary roots of form and order in the built environment. While grounded in scientific evidence, a broad perspective of humanism is emphasized throughout, with discussions of how ideas, beliefs, experience, ideals, and human nature animate individuals and societies and thereby give form to the things they make. Re
Rashid Khalidi: "The Road Map to Peace? The War and its Impact on Israelis and Palestinians"
A talk by Rashid Khalidi, Director, Center for International Studies and Professor, Departments of History and Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations. From the Rethinking America in the Middle East Series, presented by: International House Global Voices Program, the Norman Wait Harris Fund of the Center for International Studies, the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, and the Human Rights Program
The Legislative Branch
This is an indepth virtual tour of the Legislative Branch. The students will be able to gain extensive knowledge about this aspect of the United States government.
Roma nel Rinascimento
This is the website of "Roma nel Rinascimento" ["Rome during the Renaissance"], an association aiming to promote the study of Rome, its social structure and cultural development, in the late late Medieval period and the Renaissance (beginning of the fourteenth century to the second half of the sixteenth). Amongst topics which constitute the core of the Association research interest are: a comprehensive census of unpublished materials, including manuscripts and epigraphs; the studying of the prin
Comptes des chatellenies Savoyardes : exercices de paléographie
Comptes des chatellenies Savoyardes is a website which provides images taken from 13th and 14th-century account rolls, using them in a number of self-guided palaeography exercises. The site is entirely written in French, but for those without French-language skills the exercises (based on Latin texts) are extremely easy to use and would therefore constitute useful practice for anyone already studying medieval palaeography. Small sections of document, in a number of different types of hands, ar
Pediatric Care Professions Video: Career Options in Pediatrics
This 3:49 video explains what is required in this career both for doctors and nurses. Includes both job descriptions and schooling.
Academic research on student engagement - lost formulae to inspiring students
This paper shows academic tutors take on a multitude of roles in their current positions at university and while teaching is expected, from most, it is often assumed that the tutor will apply appropriate pedagogical tools to convey knowledge to the students. This view is now being challenged as many students are being actively encouraged to voice their views of the teaching and learning experience this paper shows
WorldWideScience : the global science gateway
WorldWideScience.org is a global science gateway which aims to accelerate "scientific discovery and progress through a multilateral partnership to enable federated searching of national and international scientific databases and portals". Users can search the entire portal or restrict their search to specific information sources. WorldWideScience.org is maintained by the US Department of Energy's Office of Scientific and Technical Information as the operating agent for the WorldWideScience Allia