Neoliberalism workshop: Implications for future visions of work and organisation
Richard White, Senior Lecturer in Economic Geography, Sheffield Hallam University, gives a talk for the Neoliberalism, Employment and the Law workshop at Wolfson College, Oxford, hosted the Foundation for Law, Justice and Society in November 2015. Dr White examined how we can value and harness alternative work practices in a neoliberal society. He challenged the negativity associated with neoliberalism as a label and argued that decentralisation of capitalism could be harnessed to help us think
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So, how does it feel to win?
Ashani Lewis (winner of the 2016 Christopher Tower Poetry competition) talks to one of the judges, Katherine Rundell, about how it feels to have won first prize.
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6.4 Athletes and oxygen intake

In Section 4.4, we ranked a group of athletes in terms of heart rate. Now let us consider the same athletes in the same sports, but from the point of view of how efficient their respiratory system needs to be to perform in their chosen sports.


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5.1 Introduction

Elite athletes are aware of the importance of heart performance and blood flow and many have specific training programmes to increase the strength and efficiency of the heart. This is not, however, just something that impacts on elite athletes. Even those of us engaged in sport at an amateur level or just for recreation will have experienced the effect of sport on the heart. After intense physical activity our heart pounds and possibly our head pounds too from the blood that is being pumped t
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Sistemas electrónicos para el tratamiento de la información
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Patchy the Pirate's Reading Strategy
This video features a pirate stating his strategy for reading comprehension: P-preview , I- identify, R- read, reread, remember, A- attack, T-tell why each answer is correct, E- examine each question. The pirate is speaking to third graders, but this strategy would be effective for other ages as well. ( 2:22)
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Gary Hanes - Late Pleistocene Megafaunal Extinctions
Royal Tyrrell Museum Speaker Series 2012 Gary Haynes, University of Nevada, NV speaks of the Late Pleistocene megafaunal extinctions and the unsettled timing of the first human dispersals into North America. Speaker uses presentation software to underscore his lecture. (48:47)
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3.1 Jupiter's rings and satellites

There can be few people who have never heard of the rings of Saturn, but you may be surprised to discover that every one of the giant planets has rings, including Jupiter. Another feature common to the giant planets is that each has a numerous family of satellites. The likeness goes deeper than that, because there are strong similarities in the organization of each of these families.

There are small inner satellites ('moonlets') in near-circular prograde orbits that lie virtually in the
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Rejection of the Father - new subs
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393 GG Nonsense Syllables
Why we sing "fra la la" instead of "fa spla spla"
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Lenguajes, tecnologías y paradigmas de la programación (2015)
Comprender los aspectos esenciales de los diferentes paradigmas de programación y las implicaciones derivadas del uso y diseño de un lenguaje facilita el posterior aprendizaje de lenguajes nuevos, así como su diseño. Asimismo proporciona la base necesaria para una adecuada elección y utilización (posiblemente combinada) de lenguajes y paradigmas en tareas de análisis, diseño, construcción y mantenimiento de aplicaciones de forma robusta, segura y eficiente. El objetivo del curso es intr
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UT News - April 8, 2015
In today's UT News - Civil Engineers are set to race concrete canoes, UT's Department of Theatre and Film will feature puppet theatre, a new book on Toledo's Glass History, and the fun fact!
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7.88J Protein Folding and Human Disease (MIT)
This course covers amino acid sequence control of protein folding, misfolding, amyloid polymerization and aggregation. Readings and discussions address topics such as chaperone structure and function, folding and assembly of fibrous proteins, and pathologies associated with protein misfolding and aggregation in Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, Huntington's and other protein deposition diseases. Students are required to write and present a research paper.
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Your Health: Trauma
Some people say that "accidents happen," but there are some specific things you can do to prevent a traumatic injury. In this interview, viewers will learn about trauma prevention as well as the expansion of the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center at the University of Maryland Medical Center, including how this new building will benefit Marylanders. Related Links: Shock Trauma Center http://www.umm.edu/shocktrauma/ Center for Injury Prevention and Policy http://www.umm.edu/shocktrauma/special_
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3.1.1 Treatment or management?

In the preceding paragraph you will notice that we talked generally about the treatment of conditions, but referred to ‘managing’ dyslexia. Why did we do this? It relates to the following important general issues:

Is treatment (i.e. intervention) warranted? We mentioned this issue when we were discussing sociocultural or personal distress based definitions of abnormality. Intervention is not always desir
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Intelligent Life: In Welsh Patagonia
After years of idle dreams, Jasper Rees visited the valleys in Argentina that have been an outpost of Wales for 150 years. He joins Matthew Sweet to talk about keeping a language and a culture alive 7,000 miles from home
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Federation, White Australia Policy Australian History, Part 1
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The Story of Stuff - Chapter 3
A seven part video explaining the life cycle of the products we buy and the ethical choices necessary presented with playful chalkboard diagrams and an energetic Annie Leonard. This third chapter gives an explanation of the production process in the cycle of creating materials. Chapter 1 introduces the life cycle and chapters 2-6 explain different parts of this cycle. Chapter 7 is a summary.  Run time 03:28.  This chapter discusses the impact of toxins in productions and their impact on humans
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Center for Trades and Energy Training - Articulation Signing 2/29/12 - Mary Krug's Remarks
Mary Krug, Board of Trustee Chair of the College of Southern Maryland, remarks regarding the Articulation Agreement Signing with College of Southern Maryland and Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors' National Association.
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The Crisis of Capitalism
An essay on the strengths and weaknesses of capitalism. Excellent graphics. For older students, but very interesting way to explain this economic system. Modern version of economics. Materials could be used for a great debate.

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