The Princess and the Dragon
The Red Flag: Communism and the Making of the Modern World
Communism was one of the most powerful political and intellectual movements of the modern world, and its collapse in 1989 had an enormous impact on our views of international affairs and economics. David Priestland argues that we have found it difficult to understand Communism, and the lessons we have learnt have contributed to many recent policy failures, from the 'War on Terror' to extreme neo-liberal economic policies. He revisits the history of Communism, explaining the reasons for its rise
Egyptian tourist town in dumps
Egypt's Sharm El-Sheikh tourist resort town feeling pinch of few tourists.
Credit Suisse trusts in bonds
The Swiss bank is taking steps to protest itself from a slump in the future by issuing convertible bonds which can be changed into shares.
Interview with Evans-Pritchard Lecturer Dr Charles Stewart (13 May 2010)
Dr Charles Stewart (UCL) is interviewed by Anthropology graduate student Ana Ranitovic at All Souls, Oxford, about his longterm interest in dreams and historical consciousness in modern Greece.
USC Students Volunteer for Friends and Neighbors Service Day
Hundreds of USC students volunteer with local service organizations during the Volunteer Center's Friends and Neighbors Service Day. Learn more about the University of Southern California: http://www.usc.edu Learn more about the USC Volunteer Center: http://www.sait.usc.edu/volunteer. Learn more about the USC Friends and Neighbors Service Days program: http://sait.usc.edu/volunteer/get-involved/friends-neighbors-service-days.aspx
Vocal Fold Paralysis
Paralysis of the vocal cord or vocal fold can occur for a variety of reasons. This can be the result of a surgery, intubation, stroke, illness, or sometimes for no apparent reason at all. In this two-minute video, Dr. VyVy N. Young, assistant professor of otorhinolaryngology - head and neck surgery at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and director of laryngology at the University of Maryland Medical Center, discusses the symptoms of vocal fold paralysis and treatment options availabl
Office-Based Laryngeal Surgery
One of the most exciting aspects about the practice of laryngology is physicians' increased ability to perform highly specialized procedures in the convenience of an office setting. In this one-minute video, Dr. VyVy N. Young, assistant professor of otorhinolaryngology - head and neck surgery at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and director of laryngology at the University of Maryland Medical Center, discusses the different procedures that laryngologists can now perform in the offic
Sony Ericsson CEO talks Xperia Play
Sony Ericsson's CEO tells Reuters about its long-awaited PlayStation smartphone which Verizon Wireless will sell in the United States.
Game On: battle for mobile supremacy
Sony Ericsson launches the first PlayStation phone and Nokia provides more insight into the financial upside to its deal with Microsoft at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
EU ministers discuss rescue fund
European finance ministers are meeting in Brussels, where they're discussing how to strengthen the 440 billion euro rescue fund.
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Organizational Behavior Version 1.1
Two leading researchers in Management, Talya Bauer and Berrin Erdogan, bring you a new Organizational Behavior textbook that bridges the gap between theory and practice with a distinct “experiential” approach. On average, a worker in the USA will change jobs 10 times in 20 years. In order to succeed in this type of career situation, individuals need to be armed with the tools necessary to be life-long learners. To that end, this book is not be about giving students all the answers to every
OSU Science Pub: The Science and Politics of Being Born
As modern health care continues to evolve, so does the ongoing debate regarding giving birth at home or in a hospital. And no one knows that better than Melissa Cheyney, Ph.D., who holds the distinction of not only being a medical anthropologist but a licensed midwife, research director of the Midwives Alliance of North America and a mother. Cheyney for years has studied and written about the mechanisms that perpetuate the "home.../hospital divide." Her work has led her to support an "integrated
World Affairs Council Great Decisions 2011: Needed: A New World Order
Dr. Stewart Patrick presents "Needed: A New World Order."
Lunch and Keynote Address: The Future of Finance
Robert C. Merton PhD ’70
School of Management Distinguished Professor of Finance, MIT Sloan School of Management
African American Folk Art
Folk Art from the African American tradition holds a wealth of cultural memory. Trish Balderson describes selected pieces chosen for the African American Folk Art Tour.Author(s):
Free Keyboard Shortcut Posters for your Classroom or Lab I often get students who take a long time to do simple functions on a computer or get confused as to what keys do what in certain applications. So I have put together this free printable collection of PDF's for you to download and stick in your
I often get students who take a long time to do simple functions on a computer or get confused as to what keys do what in certain applications. So I have put together this free printable collection of PDF's for you to download and stick in your
The Frenchman's Map
New questions are raised as old ones are answered in the study of the Frenchman's Map. Architectural researcher Ed Chappell talks about the document.