Baroque Dance: Gavotte from Atys
 Dancers Jennifer Fell and Catalina Fellay perform the gavotte from J.B. Lully's tragedie lyrique "Atys" (1676) as a duet.

La Belle Danse is a Toronto-based Baroque Dance Company (0:47)

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1.1 What is identity?

This course is about questions of identity. Identity itself seems to be about a question, ‘who am I?’ We are going to focus on three key questions in this section:

  • How are identities formed?

  • How much control do we have in shaping our own identities?

  • Are there particular uncertainties about identity in the contemporary UK?

First, we need to think a bit more about what we mean by identity.

If
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African Studies Lecture Series-Dr. Beverly Stoeltje, Queen Mothers in Contemporary Asante in Ghana:
Dr. Stoeltje is Emeritus Professor in the Departments of Anthropology and Folklore and Ethnomusicology at Indiana University. Over her long career, she has researched and published on topics such as performance, ritual, nationalism, gender, and anthropology of law. Geographically her research focuses on Ghana, West Africa and American West. She has received funding from Fulbright-Hays [...]
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The law and social work in Scotland
This album tackles the complex relationships social workers experience in the wide spectrum of their work, from those with families affected by social deprivation to those with judges, lawyers and other members of the legal system. The tracks analyse the role of the family in Scottish life in relation to the many voluntary bodies that exist to assist and inform them, and the legal obligations of social workers. Participants from single mothers to solicitors presented their perspectives in a ser
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Challenging Perspectives on design and disability
Co-founder of Motivation, David Constantine MBE, delivers the 48th Annual Designability Lecture at the University of Bath, talking about his experiences as a wheelchair user and creating a charity / social enterprise to give disabled people in the developing world access to wheelchairs.
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Steven Benner at the 2012 DOE JGI Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting
By: JGI Steven Benner from the Foundation for Applied Molecular Evolution delivering the closing keynote at the 7th Annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting on March 22, 2012 in Walnut Creek, Calif.
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Timeline of the Origin of Slavery in America
 Slavery and its legacy have shaped American history, from the Civil War to Reconstruction in the 1860's and 1870's to the struggle over civil rights a century later. This short video gives a timeline of the origin of slavery (Running Time 3:01).
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Gallipoli campaign

The National Archives UK posted a photo:

Gallipoli campaign

Description: Gallipoli
Location: Gallipoli Peninsula, Ottoman Empire
Date: 1915
Our catalogue reference: WO 317/1 (30)

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Modern jazz dance choreography
My original dance choreography to Roxanne - from the moulin rouge Soundtrack. The style is modern jazz. (0:41)
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Le droit chez Kant (par Jean-François Kervégan) (audio)


La Révolution française, commence Jean-François Kervégan, a eu un impact considérable sur la philosophie allemande. Cette révolution s'est faite au nom de principes et au nom du droit. C'est une révolution philosophique. Les débats qui l'ont précédée sont nourris de philosophie. De ...
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This course examines the major aesthetic, social, and political elements which have shaped modern Japanese culture and society. There are readings on contemporary Japan and historical evolution of the culture are coordinated with study of literary texts, film, and art, along with an analysis of everyday life and leisure activities.
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Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, Demonstration of a Theodolite Survey in action
Using a theodolite to calculate the height of a building, demonstration 'in the field', includes interactive simulation tools and formulae
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Religious ritual
Michel Clasquin-Johnson
Religious activity does not happen haphazardly. There are things to be done, and they must be done in a specific order. This module explores the world of religious ritual.

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Outbreak Ethnography: Lessons Learned - Bonnie Hewlett, Phd, RN
The Ebola Forum November 14, 1014 Rutgers University Organized by the working group, "Zoonosis and Society: Interdisciplinary Perspectives of Animal-to-Human Disease." Sponsored by the GAIA Centers, Rutgers University. This forum brought together experts from different disciplines, including cultural anthropology, disease ecology, evolutionary biology, virology, and field epidemiology to discuss current knowledge about the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
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Van harte : Ideetjes voor allerlei feesten
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Stapels ideeën, recepten, cadeautips en suggesties voor allerlei soorten feesten. Van een kinderfeest tot een valentijnsfeest, van carnaval tot Halloween.

De grote religieuze feesten komen ook aan bod, net als rituelen en tradities in andere …


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DURRINGTON WALLS, Wiltshire. Reconstruction showing the settlement at Durrington Walls near Stonehenge in about 2500BC. The site is shown in midwinter, with timber monuments (southern circle and northern circle), houses, and western enclosures in the foreground. Born-digital artwork created by Peter Lorimer.
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Dr. Norman Doidge on neuroplasticity
Psychiatrist, psychoanalyst, and best-selling author, Dr. Norman Doidge, on his book, The Brain that Changes Itself, an examination of the most important breakthrough in neuroscience: the discovery of neuroplasticity. His lecture was delivered at the University of Toronto on March 29th, 2008.
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7.1 Introduction

Earlier on I indicated that in order for a processor to perform a defined function it needs to be supplied with a list of instructions called a program. In this section I shall explore this idea a little further.

Software can be split into two categories, application software and operating systems. Application software is the name given to programs which enable a computer to perform specific tasks. The program that processes the image in the digital camera is one example; a word
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