When You Subtract With a Pirate -
Kids have been talking about pirates all year so... BOOOOOM- here we go w/ a pirate subtraction song! Lyrics are included on the screen. Several subtraction examples are provided within the video. (04:34)
4.1 A situated practice
In the previous sections we considered the challenges facing the contemporary social sciences and the issues raised by thinking of social research as a situated practice. You will already have identified the ways in which the social sciences are complicated by the problem of researchers attempting to know and understand the social world they inhabit. At this point it is useful to develop a checklist of the ways that this has affected social research practice.
Social scientific inquiry, like all human practices, operates through a set of taken-for-granted assumptions and draws upon the same skills we use in everyday life. It is difficult to separate the treatment of facts in social science from deeply embedded cultural values.
Social scientific knowledge is situated in two ways: historically in terms of the shared values and guidelines transmitted from previous studies in the social sciences, and socially within a specific cultu
3.2 What does it mean for knowledge to be situated?
Scientific knowledge has been frequently portrayed as universally true. If this were the case then there would be no fundamental disagreements, for what counts as true would never change. However, what has been considered scientific in the past is now often seen as archaic or simply odd. The opposite approach would be to say that truth is relative – no one view is superior to any other. Both of these positions are simplistic. Contemporary defenders of science would argue that science is imp
Ford eyes southeast Asian growth
Ford's Southeast Asian sales up 175 percent in first two months of 2011, seeks greater market share in a region dominated by its Japanese rivals.
EMOIS Nancy 2011 - Les outils de détection et visualisation des effets indésirables médicamenteux
Les « ADE Scorecards », outil de détection et visualisation des effets indésirables médicamenteux.
Auteur(s) : Emmanuel Chazard1, Grégoire Ficheur1, Adrian Baceanu2, Romaric Marcilly3, Régis Beuscart1
1CHRU de Lille, service d’information et des archives médicales, EA2694, Lille, France
2 IDEEA Advertising, Bucarest, Roumanie
3 CI-CIT Biocapteurs et Technologies pour la santé, EVALAB, Lille, France
Introduction : Les effets indésirables lies aux mé
Innovation Requires Economic Freedom
7.2.7 Collaboration platforms
What is ‘e-commerce’? This unit will look at typical application areas including the internet, supply chain management and online auctions. It will also help you to understand the underlying technologies used to implement e-commerce applications before looking at some of the problems that can be encountered when developing distributed e-commerce systems.
How To Become A Wedding Planner
A two minute video on how the speaker became a wedding and event planner and what they do and how she got her job. The importance of research is mentioned as well as such skills as people skills, time management skills, and organizational skills.
Steps for Becoming an Optometrist
The steps for becoming an optometrist start in high school, continue with a college education geared towards optometry school, and finish with completing an
Optometry Admissions Test and going through four years of optometry is the subject of this three minute video. A good review of what is needed and the time requirements.
school. Learn about residency programs and board exams that must be completed before practicing optometry in this interview.
EMOIS Nancy 2011 - Utilisation des données PMSI dans les études épidémiologiques (video)
Titre : Utilisation des données PMSI dans les études épidémiologiques : individualisation des patients présentant un cancer ou une pathologie à risque de cancer.
Résumé : La Cohorte Enfant Scanner qui étudie le risque de cancer radio-induit après exposition dans l’enfance à des examens scanner pourrait bénéficier des informations cliniques contenues dans le PMSI.
Cependant, la qualité de ces données et leur adéquation aux besoins propres des études doivent êtr
Objectives for Section 3
This unit will help you to understand the forms of data that are handled by software and look at the various processes that can be applied to the data. These ideas are demonstrated through the use of a supermarket till and illustrate how simple data sets can be manipulated.
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