Congo's Kabila re-elected
DRC's Kabila is re-elected but opposition claim victory. Marie-Claire Fennessy reports.
Nixon's 'Secret Plan' to End Vietnam War
In this The Presidents video, discover that in 1968, Richard Nixon ran on a platform for presidency that included a "secret plan" to end the war in Vietnam, but in all actuality, Nixon wanted to keep the war going. This factual video has interviews with professional Nixon historians, but does not mention Watergate or his resignation from the presidency. It is best used when the Vietnam was is being studied.
21M.410 Vocal Repertoire and Performance: African American Composers (MIT)
The primary focus of this Vocal Repertoire and Performance course is placed upon the works of African American composers and concert artists. Students gather biographical data and explore art songs, operatic arias, ensembles, choral masterpieces, and arrangements employing sacred and secular texts. Additionally, students conduct inquiry into works representative of their own heritage. This course is required for vocalists in the MIT Emerson Music Performance program; others may be admitted by au
"The Oil and Glory"
A talk by journalist and author Steven LeVine. Pipeline politics became a modern day version of the 19th Century's Great Game, in which Britain and Russia had employed cunning and bluff to gain supremacy over the lands of the Caucasus and Central Asia. “The Oil and Glory” is the story of how, at the dawn of the 21st century, the game was played once more across the harsh e
Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes, triangle
Interactive simulation demonstrating calculation of area of a triangle
Cómo es una falla - en español
Una falla es una fractura que se produce en la corteza terrestre debido a
que las fuerzas tectónicas son superiores a la resistencia de las rocas. Existen varios tipos de fallas: las fallas normales, las inversas, las de desgarre y las oblicuas con desgarre. (2:00)
Brian Klug: Dealing with Difference: Jews, Muslims and the British Left Today
Generally speaking, the British left has been on the side of the disadvantaged and the oppressed. For this reason, socialists, radicals and liberals have instinctively rallied to the cause of newcomers in an increasingly multicultural society. But circumstances have changed and the waters now are muddied. This lecture will explore the reasons why it is difficult for the left today, given its origins and orientations, to deal with Muslim and Jewish difference when that difference is asserted by J
Professor Kenneth Dyson: Germany, the Euro Crisis and the Future of Europe
10th Annual Lecture on Contemporary German History, given on 25 November 2013 at the German historical Institute London
UNISO : UNIversité dans la SOciété (audio) Dialogue Université-Entreprise pour la croissance et l'emploi. Rencontre à l'Université de Nice du 10 au 12 juillet 2013
Dialogue Université-Entreprise pour la croissance et l'emploi.
Rencontre à l'Université de Nice du 10 au 12 juillet 2013
"Environmental Challenges Across Asia - Q & A"
There is little doubt that climate change, deforestation, erosion, and the unequal distribution of natural resources around the globe are of pressing importance everywhere, but these problems are perhaps most acute in Asia, home to 64 percent of the world’s population. Much of this population (1 and 1.3 billion, respectively) is concentrated in India and China, two countries with rapidly growing economies, increasing levels of personal consumption, and serious ecological problems. Southeast As
First year student experience
This case study reports on enhancing the first year student experience by engaging students in the practise of business through provision of a coherent and relevant set of learning activities
Mapping the Unseen: The Microprocessor Revolution in Art
Paul Stout, Assistant Professor, Art and Art History. Links from the end of the presentation: http://www.artbots.org/about.shtml http://rhizome.org/ http://www.dorkbot.org/ http://userwww.sfsu.edu/~swilson/ http://www.ar
Causes of the French Revolution - THC
Part of the History Channel show called Pint Size History where a man in a bar speaks about history. Here he lists the causes of the French Revolution. He also name main events and its legacy.
7.6 Evaluating strategy and presenting outcomes This stage of the framework focuses on identifying what you have achieved and how well you have achieved it. It involves you in evaluating your overall strategy and presenting the outcomes of your work. As you evaluate and assess your strategy, identify aspects of your number skills that you want to develop further. At the end of this stage, use the records in your Skills File to complete the activity ‘Evaluating your use of number strategy and presenting outcomes’ and pull together
This stage of the framework focuses on identifying what you have achieved and how well you have achieved it. It involves you in evaluating your overall strategy and presenting the outcomes of your work. As you evaluate and assess your strategy, identify aspects of your number skills that you want to develop further. At the end of this stage, use the records in your Skills File to complete the activity ‘Evaluating your use of number strategy and presenting outcomes’ and pull together
Peter Sheldrake on Martin Luther King - Philosopher Series - Graduate School of Business
Professor Peter Sheldrake provides an introduction to the work of twentieth century philosophers and invites the audience to reflect upon the relevance of their thinking to corporate life and how they might apply the findings to their own business practice. Martin Luther King was the youngest man to have received the Nobel Peace Prize for his work to end racial segregation and racial discrimination through civil disobedience and other non-violent means. Drawing on his skills as a Baptist minist
Terms for Intro to Judaism class #7 Shabbat
Video discusses the terms on Shabbat, there are two aspects, the requirement to rest and the celebration of memory.
Harry Potter-POA Ch.10 The Marauder's Map part2
Reading of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban By: J. K. Rowling.
In this video Chapter 10: The Marauder's Map is read.
38. The Panic of 1907 and Mobilization for a Central Bank Arthur Koestler Drinking, music, having fun and stuff: The importance of identity and belonging in young people’s
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This website is designed to provide information about the author Arthur Koestler, Hungarian born. The site, maintained by the Foundation for Research on Central and East European History and Society. There is a detailed biography and a chronology of Koestler's life together with a bibliography of Koestlers work and their translations into Hungarian. The site also republishes several articles on Koestler' and his anticommunism which appeared in various Hungarian newspapers. The site informs Koe
The lecture focused on Professor Griffin's research about young people's everyday lives and what is important to them. She argued that young people are usually most concerned with fitting in, with where they belong in psychological and social terms - and with having fun. However, young people in affluent western societies are the target of substantial marketing campaigns that take full advantage of this in their advertising, branding and marketing of a range of products.Author(s):
Drinking, music, having fun and stuff: The importance of identity and belonging in young people’s