15.676 Work, Employment, and Industrial Relations Theory (MIT)
This seminar will cover the multi-disciplinary theoretical and empirical foundations of research on work, employment, labor markets, and industrial relations. We begin by tracing the historical development of theory and research in the field, paying special attention to how the normative premises, concepts, and methodological traditions of industrial relations compare to those of other disciplines that contribute to the study of work and employment relations. Then we will review a number of curr
Revealing Indian Philanthropy [Audio]
Speaker(s): Mrs Rajashree Birla, Mr Dweep Chanana, Dr Ruth Kattumuri, Mr Gautam Kumar | From supporting the establishment of modern India to the innovative work of recent years, philanthropy has played, and continues to play, a critical role in the development of India. As the country is set to become one of the world’s leading producers of wealth it should therefore come as no surprise if it also takes the lead in philanthropy. However, philanthropy in the country remains largely unknown comp
Obg0130: Multimedia Programming
R.G. (Dick) Baldwin
This is one of the modules in a collection titled "Programming Oldies But Goodies" that gathers many of my tutorials in their original HTML format into a common location to make them readily […]
What is emotion? This unit takes a philosophical approach to this question in an attempt to understand why people respond to events in a certain way. Is there a difference between an emotion and a bodily feeling or is one a consequence of the other?
Disruption Ahead: What MOOCs Will Mean for MBA Programs
New Wharton research examines the impact that massive open online courses (MOOCs) will have on business schools and MBA programs.
La asignatura de comunicaciones espaciales se imparte dentro del plan de estudios en el último curso. Asimismo, se trata de una asignatura con carácter optativo. Por este motivo, los contenidos se bastante especializados, asumiéndose que el alumno ha adquirido ciertos conocimientos básicos referentes a señales, microondas y antenas en otras asignaturas.
The 4 Cs at the Fogleman College of Business and Economics at the Unversity of Memphis.
The 4 Cs: Fogelman College students receive specialized training on interpersonal and communication skills that are necessary for achieving success in the business world.
The Epiphany of the (In)visible: Texture and Epiphany
Chapter Two of Marcia Brennan's Flowering Light: Kabbalistic Mysticism and the Art of Elliot R. Wolfson.
Survey of simple tests used by CSI
The week ahead: June 23rd 2011
Former Khmer Rouge leaders go on trial in Cambodia, the IMF picks a new head and Robert Gates steps down as America's defence minister
23.06.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Donnerstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.Nach fast zehn Jahren Krieg in Afghanistan beginnen die USA im Juli mit dem Abzug ihrer Soldaten aus dem Land. Noch in diesem Jahr solle die Truppenstärke am Hindukusch um 10.000 Mann verringert werden, sagte Präsident Barack Obama in einer vom Fernsehen übertragenen Rede an die Nation. Bis zum Sommer 2012 soll
Arsenal of War
A new armoury complex takes shape on the footings of Anderson's Forge. Archaeologist Meredith Poole talks about the site's rebuilt narrative.
Great Zoom out of New York, NY: Central Park
Using data from different spacecraft and some powerful computer technology, visualizers at the Goddard Space Flight Center present you with a collection of American cities in a way you have never seen them before. Starting with our camera high above the Earth, we rush in towards the surface at what would be an impossible speed for any known vehicle. Passing though layers of atmosphere, the colors of our destinations shimmer with their own unique characteristics, and suddenly we find ourselves fl
Meet the Weaver
War makes the weaver busy. Cloth for everything from sails to bedsheets is created on his loom. Max Hamrick weaves the tale.
"Poetry Readings" by Charles Bukowski (poetry reading)
Possibly the best place to find information regarding live readings by contemporary poets is www.ablemuse.com. This site is run by and for poets, so you get the dope straight from the horse's mouth, so to speak. Sturgeon's Law applies, of course. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sturgeon's_Law (Clicking this link didn't work this morning, but it did if I copied it into my browser http://tinyurl.com/c2vhtx - use this one instead) Modern poets are not all as cringe-worthy as Bukowski makes them o
ART 328-01, Baroque Painting from Caravaggio to Rembrandt, Spring 2006
The course objective is to investigate European painting of the seventeenth century, a period normally called the Baroque. Students will be introduced to the major artists, subjects, and stylistic developments of the period, with an emphasis on Caravaggio, Rembrandt, and their followers. Additional emphasis will be placed on issues such as patronage, technique, the relationship of painting to sculpture and architecture, and recent discoveries and debates. The course will include visits to the Me
Suit simulates pregnancy
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2011/06/future-of-virtual-reality-what-pregnancy-feels-like.html
Respects paid to Zambia's Chiluba
June 27 - Dignitaries from across Africa attend the funeral of former Zambian President Frederick Chiluba. Jessica Gray reports.
Shi'ites march in Baghdad pilgrimage
June 27 - Thousands of Iraqi Shi'ites take part in an annual pilgrimage to commemorate the death of Shi'ite holy man Imam Moussa al-Kadhim. Travis Brecher reports.
China's Wen inspects UK honour guard
June 27 - Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao inspects an honour guard ahead of London Summit. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).