2007 COSAL: Presentations (video)
history conference posterThe Norman Cutler Conference on South Asian Literature (COSAL) honors the life and work of the late Norman Cutler, former Professor of Tamil in the Department of South Asian Languages and Civilizations. Presentations in this recording include: Bernard Bate, "Naaladiyar in the Bajaar: Protestant Textuality and the Tamil Public Sphere"; Lakshmi H
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2007 COSAL: Remembrance of Norman Cutler & Poetry Reading: Salma (video)
history conference posterThe Norman Cutler Conference on South Asian Literature (COSAL) honors the life and work of the late Norman Cutler, former Professor of Tamil in the Department of South Asian Languages and Civilizations. The 2007 conference featured the work of the Tamil author “Salma” [R.A. Rokkiah, b. 1968], a Muslim woman who has recently catapulted into
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3.2 Utility theory

Utility theory is based on this assumption of rationality and describes all decision outcomes (financial and otherwise) in terms of the utility (or value) placed on them by individuals. Within this framework, decisions can be understood in terms of rationally ordered levels of utility attached to different outcomes.

Bazerman (2001, pp.3–4), for example, describes a formally rational decision process for arriving at a decision with the greatest expected utility in the following terms:<
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Arduino : Dataopslag met SD-kaartje
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Eenvoudige handleiding om Arduino gegevens te laten wegschrijven naar een SD-kaartje.


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The Art and Craft of Inspired Writing (Charles Johnson)
Literary leader Charles Johnson didn't ask to become famous, his characters just begged to be unleashed. This University of Washington professor of creative writing and author of "Middle Passage" joins Upon Reflection host Marcia Alvar in a 1991 interview about character development, critical reactions and the effects of literature on greater society.
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Season 1 – Lesson 22 – Coffee Break Spanish
Coming up in this episode: In this week’s lesson of Coffee Break Spanish, Mark and Kara talk about booking into hotels and asking for specific types of rooms. Please note that lesson 22 of Season 1 was originally known as lesson 122 of Coffee Break Spanish. We have renumbered the lessons of each season as […]
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Breakingviews: CV lies come back to bite
May 4 - Tempting as it is to polish up one's geek credentials, resumé fibs have a longer shelf life than degrees.
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Ecological Validity of Real Scale Models
Space simulation is a technique employed by architects, urban designers, environmental psychologists and other related specialists. It is used for academic and research purposes, as an aid to evaluate the impact that the built environment or that to be built would yield in potential or real users. Real Scale Model is organized as one of the models which represents more reliable spatial characteristics in space simulations. However, it is necessary to know the ecological validity of the simulat
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Duke Medicine Profiles: Michael R. Harrison, MD
Get to know Duke's cancer doctors.
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Autour de l'ouvrage de Paula Vasquez "Le chavisme : un militarisme compassionnel" (audio)

Ce travail est une histoire du « chavisme » et constitue une lecture sociale, anthropologique et politique des vingt-cinq dernières années de l'histoire vénézuélienne. Ce livre examine la nature politique du régime qui gouverne le Venezuela depuis 1998. S'agit-il d’une démocratie ? En effet, ce régime néo populiste est souvent évoqué ...
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Jean-Baptiste Say: An Underrated Revolutionary
Say’s insights continue to challenge interventionist economists to this day. Everl Schoorl’s new biography sheds new light on Say’s life and works, writes Carmen Dorobat. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Keith Hocker.

Newton's First Law of Motion
Sir Issac Newton was one of the greatest influential scientists of all time. He formulated the 3 laws of motion. First law of motion: An object will continue to remain at rest or uniform motion unless acted upon by an external unbalanced force. (05:18)

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Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • identify why managing people is an essential part of project management

  • establish which people and groups of people are important for the success of a project and why

  • explain what issues are at stake in managing them

  • evaluate how particular groups of people involved in a project might best be handled

  • recognise which skills are most important for managing people in proje
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CAAD - Integrated with the First Steps into Architecture
How and when should CAAD be introduced in the curriculum of the School of Architecture? This paper begins with some arguments for starting CAAD education at the very beginning. At the School of Architecture in Lund teachers in the first year courses have tried to integrate CAAD with the introduction to architectural concepts and techniques. Traditionally the first year is divided by several subjects running courses separatly without any contact for coordination. From the academic year 96/97 the
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Campbell's Denise Morrison: “My Journey to Becoming a CEO”
Fortune Magazine named her as one of the 50 Most Powerful Women in Business. And now she visits Darden as part of the 2014-15 Leadership Speaker Series, “Leaders that inspire innovation, collaboration and growth”. Denise M. Morrison, President and Chief Executive Officer of Campbell Soup Company, shares “My Journey to Becoming a CEO” and discusses her path to becoming the first woman to lead Campbell in its 145-year history. In addition, she speaks about what inspired her and shares in
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Fun Science Projects for Children : Ingredients for Flubber
Make science fun. What are the ingredients and materials needed to make flubber? Learn in this science video from science expert: Karen Weisman.  This video gives the step by step instructions for making flubber, and even has subtitles so that if you can't understand the presenter you can still see the measurements that she is talking about.
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Educación Física y salud (2012)
Está ampliamente demostrado que la actividad física habitual y adaptada a las posibilidades del individuo mejora la salud bio-psico-social, mientras que el sedentarismo es un factor de riesgo de enfermedades cardiovasculares, metabólicas, etc. La introducción y objetivos del área de Educación Física (Decreto 286/2007) presentan una clara orientación hacia la salud, con referencia explícita a la mejora de la salud, bienestar y calidad de vida. En este sentido, el área se orienta a crear
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The Hidden Skills of the Well-Travelled
The strength and skills developed by a global cosmopolitan lifestyle can, if identified and used correctly, provide a significant competitive advantage in any marketplace. Employers should seek to unearth them.
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Slavianskie rukopisi
Slavianskie rukopisi is a superb collection of over 2000 digitised manuscripts from the Trinity-St Sergius Monastery library, prepared in collaboration with the Russian State Library where the manuscripts are now housed. The quality of the images is excellent, and each folio can be enlarged to facilitate close reading. The manuscripts are collated by fond, including: main library (RGB fond 304.I); supplementary library, seventeenth century to 1907 (RGB f.304.II); unique editions (an illuminated
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Top four smart money surprises for the third quarter
Nov 15 - Reuters Hedge Fund Correspondent Katya Wachtel outlines the top buys from the superstars of Wall Street through their 13F filings.
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