The Israeli-Palestinian peace process: prospects for 2011 and beyond
Professor Sayigh will examine Palestinian political dynamics, as a critical element in what will happen in the wider context of relations with Israel and of what outside powers can or should do. Yezid Sayigh is professor of Middle East Studies, King's College London. In 1990-1994 he was an advisor and negotiator in the Palestinian delegation to the peace talks with Israel, and has been a consultant on the permanent status negotiations and on Palestinian reform since 1998. His most recent publica
Conflicts, Civil Society, and Democratic Development in Burma
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Hitler and the Third Reich
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught in Spring Semester 2010. The Third Reich is one of the most notorious, discussed and horrific periods of our age and although it is also very well researched, still raises many questions: How could a man like Hitler gain so much power? How could a whole nation ‘fall’ for the Nazi ideology? Why the Jews ..? In this module we will aim to deal with these and other questions about the time between 1933
Virtual Maths, Calculating the Volume of a Brick
How to calculate the volume of a brick, guide (pdf)
Home School Knowledge Exchange: activities and conceptualisations
In this paper, we wish to do two things. The first is to give an account of research undertaken on the Home School Knowledge Exchange project. The second is to examine some conceptualisations relevant to this area in the light of our experiences on the project. The project Children live and learn in two very different worlds - those of home and school. These worlds are often kept separate from each other. The project has been working to bridge this divide by bringing together parents, teachers
Duke Raleigh Cancer Center
Duke Raleigh Cancer Center offers expert care to patients in our community.
Ilana Witten Talk - 1/5/11
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Blood spilled in Kandahar
A suicide bomber kills 17 people, including a police commander in Afghanistan's southern province of Kandahar. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
English Grammar Lesson-Verb Forms and Verb Tenses
This video is designed as an ELL lesson but can easily be used in a typical English classroom. A teacher explains the 5 different verb forms in English (base form, third person form, past form, participle form, and gerund form). The speaker gives chart examples using go, speak, study, and play and how they are used with each verb tense. Irregular and regular verbs are also explained. The speaker provides internet links to help students practice. The 12 verb tenses are addressed in chart form-pre
Microsoft Campus Tours - Channel 9 Behind The Scenes In this episode of Microsoft Campus Tours we take you behind the scenes of Channel 9. Check out our recording studio in building 20 and the Channel 9 office in building 24. Is this how you imagined it?
In this episode of Microsoft Campus Tours we take you behind the scenes of Channel 9. Check out our recording studio in building 20 and the Channel 9 office in building 24. Is this how you imagined it?
Economic Update: "It's the System"
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Learn about the Sun ...with Poetry!
http://www.the-school.org/ Little films for a big planet. ----------------------------------------------------------------- Twinkle twinkle, little star, 93 million miles far. Giver of light, supporter of life, energy, climate and season device. The sun is a star, we're glad it is here, as our life support, for 5 billion years. This star is among the brightest in space, though close, many questions about it remain. With violet ,orange, and reddish of hues, our home solar system pivots on you.
The Western Facade
Masterpieces of Western Art - Amiens - The Western Facade - Columbia University > CENTERS & INSTITUTES > Visual Media Center > Art Humanities > Masterpieces of Western Art > Amiens > The Western Facade
Statistics: Variance of a Population - Khan Academy
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ESD.934 Engineering, Economics and Regulation of the Electric Power Sector (MIT)
The course presents an in-depth interdisciplinary perspective of electric power systems, with regulation providing the link among the engineering, economic, legal and environmental viewpoints. Generation dispatch, demand response, optimal network flows, risk allocation, reliability of service, renewable energy sources, ancillary services, tariff design, distributed generation, rural electrification, environmental impacts and strategic sustainability issues will be among the topics addressed unde
Civic Media and the Law
While these panelists diverge on the precise metaphor -- ‘picking through a minefield,’ ‘hacking through the underbrush,’ ‘navigating uncharted waters’ -- they all agree that the web poses novel dilemmas and hazards for truth-seeking and speaking citizens.
First the good news: “There was a conscious decision by Con
Kids' Factory Music-"Who Stole the Alphabet?"
This video by Kids Factory is a really cute way to review the alphabet. The main character is an octopus who tries to find out who stole the alphabet. Beautiful illustrations are shown as the song is sung (3:15).
How to make Pizza
How to make pizza - learn how to make pizza- the crust, the sauce and the toppings. Moves rapidly and leaves out part such as how to throw the dough.
How to do the Heimlich Maneuver
This is essential for all students to watch. It carefully shows how to do this life saving method. The video also explains why clearing the throat is essential. Run time 01:39.