Valerius Catullus - Carmina LXXXV
Valerius Catullus - Carmina II
The Real Mary Magdalene ( 1 of 5 )
This History Channel documentary is sympathetic to the life of Mary Magdalene. Use this documentary to learn -- information contained in the documentary does not have to interfere with one's faith. It is NOT meant to be inflammatory but informative. (WARNING; Educators/Parents: Very brief artist nudity 2 minutes in.)
Redrawing the Energy-Climate Map: World Energy Outlook Special Report [Audio]
Speaker(s): Fatih Birol, Gregory Barker | The Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the London School of Economics and Political Science hosts an invitation-only event to accompany the launch of a new report, Redrawing the Energy-Climate Map: World Energy Outlook Special Report, by the International Energy Agency. Lord Stern of Brentford, Chair of the Grantham Research Institute, will introduce the seminar by Fatih Birol, Chief Economist at the International Energy
U.S. Morning Call: Romney edges in Iowa; Jefferies rebellion
Jan. 4 - Former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney wins the Iowa caucus with 8 votes; Jefferies Group executives and employees at brokerage unit threaten to walk over compensation.
Guide to the Microfilmed Records of the Congregation Beth Hamedrash Hagodol, 1893-1928
The microfilmed records of the Congregation Beth Hamadrash Hagodol, Pittsburgh contains a minute book, general ledger, record book of seat pew holders, non-members book, and a record book of the committee to handle burials.
Papers of the Leaf Family, 1830-1950
The Leafs were a prominent family in Beaver County, Pennsylvania in the latter half of the 19th century and the first half of the 20th. The collection includes correspondence, blueprints, personal items, diaries, appointment books pertaining to the lives of members of the Leaf family.
Guide to the Records of the Young Friends of North America, Committee on Conscription, 1968-1969
The Young Friends of North America, whose members were between the ages of 18-30, established a Committee on Conscription in the fall of 1968. The Committee on Conscription facilitated communication among members who were involved with draft resistance. The Committee also collected information from members who have resisted the draft since the 1940's and from those who were imprisoned for draft resistance. This collection contains photocopies of memoranda, minutes, questionnaires, brochures, bro
Guide to the Papers of James R. Cox, 1904-1950, (bulk 1923-1950)
James R. Cox, a son of a Pittsburgh millworker, was a Pittsburgh Catholic priest and a political and social activist. The collection contains Father Cox's diary (1904), scrapbooks of newspaper clippings (1923-1951), 426 photographs, and 28 audio cassettes of radio broadcasts, sermons, and hymns (1944-50).
Video for FOP
Blackwater CEO Erik Prince has been on the PR offensive this week, appearing on television to answer questions about his security firm Blackwater and its involvement in the shooting deaths of Iraqi civilians. Why is the press buying it? Bill Moyers interviews journalist Jeremy Scahill to help separate the spin from the reality. Scahill is an award-winning investigative journalist and the author of the bestselling book, Blackwater: The Rise of the World's Most Powerful Mercenary Army.
Bomb explodes near Israeli embassy in Cairo, no one hurt
Home-made bomb explodes in front of the Israeli embassy in Cairo with no reported injuries. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintained its
Global media journal : Mediterranean edition
The 'Global Media Journal: Mediterranean edition' is a full-text scholarly ejournal. The journal is published by the Global Communication Association, and supported by Purdue University Calumet, Hammond, Indiana. This is the Mediterranean edition of the journal, which has its own Editor, Advisory Board and content. This edition is published in English. At April 2009 there are six issues freely available online, with articles available in PDF format. Example article titles are: 'The First Cypr
ANSO 103-01, Introduction to Anthropology, Spring 2002
We enter the world with the marvelous capacity to live any one of a thousand different kinds of lives, as the anthropologist, Geertz, says. Nevertheless once we begin to live that life that is to become ours, we often live it with the amazing conviction that it is the best and possibly only way to live. Those other lives that could possibly have been ours are also lived with equal conviction. Many of those thousand different kinds of lives are lived next door when society sees "race"1, gender, a
ANSO 341-01, Peoples of (Sub-Saharan) Africa, Spring 2002
Section I -- in this section we will try to gain a general understanding of African geography, prehistory, history and culture.Section II -- anthropologists are not only ethnographers, but they are also ethnologists, posing and attempting to answer theoretical questions. In this section we will explore some of the classical theoretical questions that have been posed (primarily by British and French anthropologists) in reference to African historical and ethnographic data.,This syllabus was submi
ANSO 331-01, Prejudice and the Human Condition, Spring 2001
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.,Course Statement This is not a course in the sociology of racial or ethnic prejudice - it is a seminar that examines the implications of social and ontological foregrounding for interpretive experience, self understanding and interaction. We will orient our study within the phenomenological tradition and follow the development of Continental hermeneutics through the work of Gadamer. Our goal i
ANSO 208-01, Pyramids and Palaces: Archaeology of "Complex' Societies, Fall 2002
This course is intended to be an introduction to the methods and theories of anthropological archaeology. This course will also explore current explanations and available data on two classic problem foci of archaeology: the origins of plant and animal domestication and settled life in the Old and the New World, and the origins of early states and urban centers in such areas of the world as Egypt, Mesopotamia, Mesoamerica and South America.,This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office
ANSO 300-02, Cultural Motifs: Aging and the Human Condition, Fall 1998
This seminar examines the phenomenon of aging in order to demystify its various dimensions. Our objective is to clear a rare discursive space in which to study and discuss topics most of us are encouraged not to talk about. We will clear such a space nonetheless, and we will examine the good, the bad and the ugly dimensions of aging in order to locate the significance of aging for our personal and collective life journeys.,This syllabus was submitted to the Office of Academic Affairs by the cour
Library Handbook Cover (Palmer Hall)
Library Handbook (pre 1953) from library when it was located on the third floor of Palmer Hall.
Students will learn about the importance of water and the role it plays in our lives. Students will be exposed to what must occur each day so that they can have clean water.