Who Are the Monopolists? [A Theory of Socialism and Capitalism (1989; 2007)] The previous chapters have demonstrated that neither an economic nor a moral case for socialism can be made. Socialism is economically and morally inferior to capitalism. The last chapter examined why sociali
[A Theory of Socialism and Capitalism (1989; 2007)]
The previous chapters have demonstrated that neither an economic nor a moral case for socialism can be made. Socialism is economically and morally inferior to capitalism. The last chapter examined why sociali
Warriors of the .Net
Warriors of the .Net is a video for introducing the Internet to novice users. It helps newcomers visualize how the Internet works. It is 12 minutes long and creatively shows an IP packet's journey through the net past routers, firewalls, and transatlantic cables. (12:50)
Sarah, Plain and Tall, The Movie, Part Nine
This selection contains part nine of the movie version of the Newbery winning book, Sarah, Plain and Tall. This selection could be used to strenghthen students' understanding of the characters and setting in the book, including the storm which occurs near the end of the book. ( 6:42)
Amy Sayers Short Testimonial on Health Care UST MBA.mp4
Reflections from the Health Care UST MBA (Class of 2011) Amy Sayers OptumHealth Group, UHG Population Health Manager Go here to see the full testimonial... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=65X7d5DTFhA
Euro crisis fears over Greek vote shock
Nov. 1 - Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou's decision to call an unexpected referendum on Greece's bailout creates climate of fear and uncertainty. Kirsty Basset reports.
Navajo Canyon Country
A 1954 documentary of the Navajo, or Diné people of Arizona revealing their history as well as their life and customs of the time of the documentary. (12min)
Land interview with Felix Murimbarimba
30 September 2009 Land interview with Felix Murimbarimba
One in a series of interviews with beneficiaries of land reform in Zimbabwe.
2011 Fites Center Dedication
The Donald V. Fites Engineering Innovation Center
Teaching: • Start in bridge position with forearms on physioball Coaching: • Keeping a straight line from your head to your toes roll the physioball away from your body • Keep back flat and core tight • Return to start position and repeat Common Errors: • Posture is lost • Hips are flexed • Head is not neutral
Helping Students Understand Text Structures: Informational Problem/Solution
This exercise teaches students to understand the organizational structure of problem/solution essays by having them write "what it says" and "what it does" statements about a text. Asking students to write these statements about a text will enable students to read the text closely and will ensure that they understand the structure of a problem/solution text.
The University of Memphis Centennial Moment: Founding the School of Law.
Allie Prescott (BA '69, JD '72) with the story of the founding of the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law at the University of Memphis.
Marshall Center Fellow Christopher S. Martin on Sympathy in Economics
Christopher S. Martin, a visiting fellow at the Jepson School of Leadership Studies' John Marshall International Center for the Study of Statesmanship, discusses "Sympathy in Economics: A Critical History." Martin is completing his doctoral dissertation on the history of economic thought and his presentation focused on the idea of "sympathy" within economics and its role in motivating commitment to rules of conduct. Nov. 4, 2011
Facebook CEO visits Harvard
Former Harvard student and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg stopped by his old stomping grounds to answer a few questions.
Jamestown, Colonial Williamsburg, & Yorktown, VA
U.S. military personel take a tour of Jamestown, Williamsburg, and Yorktown, VA in the 1960's viewing the major attractions and learning the history of these colonial cities and their involvement during the Revolutionary War. (10min)
Northeastern University Academic Honors Convocation
April 22, 2011 - Northeastern University's inaugural Academic Honors Convocation recognized its community's highest achievements in academic excellence, use-inspired research and engagement on campus and across the globe.
Who's Afraid of the Human Genome
Jeffrey Kahn of the Johns Hopkins University Berman Institute of Bioethics gives a preview of his discussion planned for December, 1, 2011 in Nashville -- alluding to the power and some potential pitfalls to avoid with personalized medicine.
21F.402 German II (MIT)
In this course students are exposed to history and culture of German-speaking countries through audio, video, and Web materials. It focuses on the expansion of basic communication skills and further development of linguistic competency, and includes the review and completion of basic grammar, building of vocabulary, and practice in writing short essays. Students will also read short literary texts.
Obama impressed with Noda's bold vision
Nov 13 - US President Barack Obama says he was "extremely impressed" with Japan Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda's "bold vision". Rough cut (No reporter narration)