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A Common Word: Panel Four: Where Do We Go from Here?
A summary and wrap-up discussion of the previous four panels, the moderators invite participants to reflect on the issues explored and the future of inter-faith dialogue between Muslims and Christians. How are traditional theological foundations for love of neighbor interpreted and applied in response to neighbors in today?s global community? In what ways has this understanding informed Muslim-Christian relations in the work of major international NGOs?
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Interaction of High Milk Yield and Optimisation in Breeding Heifers


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Selgin on Free Banking
George Selgin of West Virginia University talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about free banking, where government treats banks as no different from other firms in the economy. Rather than rely on government guarantees to protect depositors (coupled with regulation), banks would compete with each other in offering security and return on deposits. Selgin draws on historical episodes of free banking, particularly in Scotland, to show that such a world need not be unduly hazardous or filled with
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17.245 The Supreme Court, Civil Liberties, and Civil Rights (MIT)
This course introduces students to the work of the Supreme Court and to the main outlines of American constitutional law, with an emphasis on the development of American ideas about civil rights. The goal of the course is to provide students with a framework for understanding the major constitutional controversies of the present day through a reading of landmark Supreme Court cases and the public debates they have generated. The principal topics are civil liberties in wartime, race relations, pr
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pdfModules for LESSONS - Theme: biogenic waste compost.Taken from the brochure "Organic waste & composting in school" by the Federal Ministry of Environment, Youth and Family (1996)
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Islam and the West: Expert commentary by John Esposito
University Professor and Founding Director of the Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding John Esposito discusses the current state of relations between Islam, Europe and the United States.
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Policy Changes Facing Mexico: Session Four
Georgetown University hosts a series of six panel discussions entitled, ?Law, Justice, and Public Security: Challenges for Mexico and Its Neighbors.? The purpose of the seminar is to promote a deeper understanding of the root causes of public insecurity in Mexico and the prospects for reform in the remaining three years of President Felipe Calderon?s administration?and beyond.
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Policy Changes Facing Mexico: Session Two
Georgetown University hosts a series of six panel discussions entitled, ?Law, Justice, and Public Security: Challenges for Mexico and Its Neighbors.? The purpose of the seminar is to promote a deeper understanding of the root causes of public insecurity in Mexico and the prospects for reform in the remaining three years of President Felipe Calderon?s administration?and beyond.
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Obama visits ancient Korean palace in Seoul
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe U.S. President Barack Obama tours a royal palace of the Joseon Dynasty in Seoul to experience Korea's traditional culture during his visit to the country. Rough cut (no reporter narration). 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
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Is it all Doom and Gloom? - Bob Satchwell
Bob Satchwell is Executive Director of the Society of Editors. He is an experienced speaker, debater and lecturer on media issues, press freedom, freedom of information, business ethics, leadership, business in the community and strategic public relations. In this Coventry Conversation you can hear Bob talking about doom and gloom in the media world.
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Equality and Diversity in the Media - Dhiren Katwa
Dhiren Katwa is with the Environment Agency as External Relations Advisor. He has been a trustee of Birmingham Rathbone (a charity for people with mild to moderate learning difficulties) since 2007. In addition, he sits on the ITV Central Diversity Panel and on the Diversity Board of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations and a member of the Equality Council of the National Union of Journalists. Here he discusses the current issues in making the media a more diverse and equal industry.
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Water Resources and Security
EngrResVid - Faculty - Water Resources and Security - Colorado State University > CSU COMMUNITY > Engineering Research Videos > Faculty > Water Resources and Security
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17.418 Field Seminar: International Relations Theory (MIT)
This seminar provides an overview of the field of international relations. Each week, a different approach to explaining international relations will be examined. By surveying major concepts and theories in the field, the seminar will also assist graduate students in preparing for the comprehensive examination and further study in the department's more specialized offerings in international relations.
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11.165 Infrastructure in Crisis: Energy and Security Challenges (MIT)
The purpose of this seminar is to examine efforts in developing and advanced nations and regions to create, finance and regulate infrastructure systems and services that affect energy security. We will introduce a variety of methodological and disciplinary perspectives. During the seminar, students will explore how an energy crisis can be an opportunity for making fundamental changes to improve collapsing infrastructure networks. The sessions will be used to introduce the challenges to modern s
Author(s): Polenske, Karen R.,Ratanawaraha, Apiwat

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Ethics and Integrity in Data Use and Management - slides with audio
This module defines basic concepts related to the ethics of data use, compares the ethics of using clinical and research data, and reviews key ethical guidelines and regulations. The module explains why U.S. regulations are relevant for data managers outside the U.S. Finally, the module outlines how key ethics concepts affect data retention, sharing, security, ownership, and analysis as well as publication of research results. Upon completion of this module, students will be able to: identify
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Ethics and Integrity in Data Use and Management - 3GPhone
This module defines basic concepts related to the ethics of data use, compares the ethics of using clinical and research data, and reviews key ethical guidelines and regulations. The module explains why U.S. regulations are relevant for data managers outside the U.S. Finally, the module outlines how key ethics concepts affect data retention, sharing, security, ownership, and analysis as well as publication of research results. Upon completion of this module, students will be able to: identify
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Deliver a service to customers
This unit covers the skills and knowledge required to identify customer needs and provide a service to customers within a prescribed framework. Topics include: customer service, customers' needs, customer relations and resolving complaints.
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Conduct night audit
This resource deals with the skills and knowledge required to audit financial procedures in a front office context including checking and balancing transactions and completing reports. It contains activities and resources to facilitate self-paced learning. Topics covered include: Work to policies and procedures within a variety of organisations, Work with night management in carrying out security precautions, Balance financial systems, Identify discrepancies and take corrective action, and Com
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Security in the Retail Industry
Learners are presented with background information about security in the retail industry. It covers security systems, security devices and guidelines spotting and minimising opportunities for theft.
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