Yochai Benkler: "From Free Software and Wikipedia to a Field of Cooperative Human Systems Design" YOCHAI BENKLER is the Berkman Professor of Entrepreneurial Legal
Studies at Harvard, and faculty co-director of the Berkman Center for
Internet and Society. Since the 1990s he has played a central part in
characterizing the role of information commons and decentralized
collaboration to innovation, information production, and freedom in the
networked economy and society. His books include The Wealth of
Networks: How social production transforms markets and f
YOCHAI BENKLER is the Berkman Professor of Entrepreneurial Legal
Developing simple rules
In the second in his three part podcast series with Kathleen M. Eisenhardt, Donald Sull, Associate Professor of Management Practice, speaks with the Stanford University Professor about how managers can use simple rules.
The Evolution of Modern Neurosurgery: A History of Trial and Error, Success and Failure
G. Michael Lemole, Jr., MD, Chief, Division of Neurosurgery and Professor of Surgery, UA College of Medicine The science and art of neurosurgery has advanced dramatically in the past few decades, and yet its history is firmly grounded in a paradigm of surgical trial and error. Collaborations with allied specialties have made these "trials" safer, but much of what we know of functional brain anatomy comes from disease or iatrogenic perturbations. This lecture will explore the keen observations
Preparing for Your First Semester of Law School Guests: Professors Ron Brown and Joe Grohman, Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center Topic: Study Techniques for 1Ls from Two 1L Professors Running Time: 24:33 Click here to download the mp3 file:GrohmanBrown1L_advice.mp3 Profe
Guests: Professors Ron Brown and Joe Grohman, Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center
Topic: Study Techniques for 1Ls from Two 1L Professors
Running Time: 24:33
Click here to download the mp3 file:GrohmanBrown1L_advice.mp3
Reforming the United Nations - Mission Impossible?
Professor Kennedy's latest book is The Parliament of Man: the past, present and future of the United Nations (2006), which is inspired by the work he did on a report for the secretary general for the 50th anniversary of the UN.
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Ireland faces years of pain
The Irish Government unveils a raft of tough austerity measures aimed at restoring the country's broken finances.
W. J. Hagood with his White Leghorns in Lawrence County, Alabama
Caption: "W. J. Hagood and his 300 White Leghorns. Lawrence Co. Hagood was first man in Lawrence Co. to raise chickens commercially." October 27, 1925.,JPEG from black-and-white photograph
NSF Briefing for the Organization of Biological Field Stations
NSF Briefing for the Organization of Biological Field Stations presented by Peter McCartney (NSF) at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the Organization of Biological Field Stations (OBFS) and hosted by the University of Michigan Biological Station (UMBS)
Listen: “Sixties at 50″ draws on Vanderbilt Libraries’ unique treasures
“The Sixties at 50,” an exhibition of video, photos and other treasures from one of society’s most significant decades, is on display at the Vanderbilt University Central Library and Special Collections. The exhibition was curated by a team of Vanderbilt subject librarians and technology staff under the guidance of Celia Walker, director of special projects. “Thekeep reading »
REC100 Fall 2010 Session 9
REC100 Dimensions of Leisure Session Nine 11/10/10 Mary Lou Cappel Guest: Dr. Mark Lurie, Torrance Memorial Medical Center, Lunquist Cardiovascular Center
TED402 Fall 2010 Session 11A
TED402 Educational Psychology Session Eleven A 11/10/10 Jeff Miller
Durham Regional Hospital: Be the Best
Durham Regional Hospital strives to be the best community hospital in North Carolina.
Panel 2: The Tea Party and the Right
Fractures, Alliances and Mobilizations in the Age of Obama: Emerging Analyses of the 'Tea Party Movement' Panel 2: The Tea Party and the Right: Fractures and Alliances within the Republican Party and other groups on the Right Presenters: Martin Cohen, Assistant Professor of Political Science, James Madison University Alan I. Abramowitz, Alben W. Barkley Professor of Political Science, Emory University Peter Montgomery, Senior Fellow, People for the American Way Bill Whalen, Research Fello
Conversations with History - Gideon Rose
"How Wars End" Gideon Rose, Editor Foreign Affairs Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes Gideon Rose, Editor of Foreign Affairs, for a discussion of his new book, How Wars End. Topics covered include: his intellectual journey, the challenges of editing Foreign Affairs, public discourse on international affairs, the interplay between ideas and action, the politics of ending wars, Obama's strategy in Afghanistan, and the lessons to be learned from the record of American war termination from
AlgTop8: Polyhedra and Euler's formula
We investigate the five Platonic solids: tetrahedron, cube, octohedron, icosahedron and dodecahedron. Euler's formula relates the number of vertices, edges and faces. We give a proof using a triangulation argument and the flow down a sphere. This is the eighth lecture in this beginner's course on Algebraic Topology, given by Assoc Prof N J Wildberger of the School of Mathematics and Statistics at UNSW.
Social Media Trends for 2011
Fred von Graf of Web3Mavens talks Nov. 8, 2010, at Thunderbird School of Global Management. http://www.thunderbird.edu
Meet Author R.A. Salvatore
October 8, 2010 New York Times bestselling fantasy author R.A. Salvatore brings us his newest work, the start of The Neverwinter Trilogy - Gauntlgrym!
Naturally Smart - HD
OSU Cascades - Central Oregon's University http://www.osucascades.edu/