4.367 Studio Seminar in Public Art (MIT)
How do we define Public Art? This course focuses on the production of projects for public places. Public Art is a concept that is in constant discussion and revision, as much as the evolution and transformation of public spaces and cities are. Monuments are repositories of memory and historical presences with the expectation of being permanent. Public interventions are created not to impose and be temporary, but as forms intended to activate discourse and discussion. Considering the concept of a
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2.9.3 Understanding notices

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4 Conclusion

  • Since its invention, modern sport has been closely linked to the mass media as a central part of popular culture.

  • The media have expanded the reach of sports audiences and helped populate and enrich professional sport.

  • Sport provides exciting content for the media through comprehensible narratives and modern heroes and celebrities.

  • The media are selective in their coverage of sport, demonstrating inequaliti
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Learn English Through Song- Lesson 32 -Descriptive Adjectives
Learn English through the song, "Everything is Beautiful" by Ray Stevens. Learn English Through Song helps English Second Language (ESL) students study speaking, conversation, vocabulary, pronunciation, listening and grammar.  In this musical slide show with images the lyrics are shown for "Everything is Beautiful" along with text explanations about descriptive adjectives based on the lyrics from the song.  More songs at learn-to-speak-english-esl.com

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Neutron Stars and Pulsars - Astronomy at West - Stars 4D3
Concepts: Structure, Size, How we see them, Pulsars -------------- Part of a Blended Classroom taught at Millard West High School. (07:38)
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Evaluation of spoken interaction
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Evaluatieformulier voor Engelstalige gesprekken. 

Je kan met deze fiche evalueren op communicatieve effectiviteit, woordenschat, grammatica, vloeiendheid en de uitspraak.


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Het Grote Voetgangersexamen
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Het Grote Voetgangersexamen is een praktijkexamen waarin we testen of de kinderen uit het vierde leerjaar klaar zijn om veilig en zelfstandig in het verkeer te stappen. Zowel scholen, gemeentes als politiezones kunnen het examen organiseren, en dit …


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4.5.2 n-fold toruses

We can use a similar technique to find the Euler characteristic of a 2-fold torus. If we cut the surface into two, as shown in Figure 95, and separate the pieces, we obtain two copies of a 1-fold torus with 1 hole, each with Euler characteristic −1.

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1 Why is information security important?

This course introduces you to information security and its management.

A succinct definition of information security might run as follows:

Information security is the collection of technologies, standards, policies and management practices that are applied to information to keep it secure.

But why is it important to secure information? And how should its security be managed? To
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2.9 Experiencing prejudice and discrimination

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2.6 Culloden visitor survey

In the light of recent reinterpretation of the site, which includes more and different voices to the portrayal of the battlefield, Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) undertook a preliminary visitor survey in April 2006 in order to begin to understand how the site figured in the construction of identity for Scots and other visitors (McLean et al., 2007).

When questioned about their motives for visiting the site, many cited educational reasons; however, a large number also came as
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Virtual Maths, Calculating the Volume of a Brick
How to calculate the volume of a brick, guide (pdf)
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1.1 Autour d'Avignon

In this session, you and and your friend Christine are exploring Avignon. You look at the town plan opposite the station, and Christine stops a passer-by to ask for help.

Key Learning Points

  • Asking for and understanding directions

  • Using être

  • Making liaisons

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The 1990s wedding photograph

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Figure 3: Wedding group in 1997.

Now let us look at the 1990s image. This too depicts a wedding. What makes it different from that
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21G.101 Chinese I (Regular) (MIT)
This subject is the first semester of two that form an introduction to modern standard Chinese, commonly called Mandarin. Though not everyone taking this course will be an absolute beginner, the course presupposes no prior background in the language. The purpose of this course is to develop: Basic conversational abilities (pronunciation, fundamental grammatical patterns, common vocabulary, and standard usage) Basic reading and writing skills (in both the traditional character set and th
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References

Bush T. and Middlewood D. (1997) Managing People in Education, Paul Chapman, London, p. 172.
The Education (School Teacher Appraisal) (England) Regulations 2000
DfES/Ofsted 2005, A New Relationship with Schools: Next Steps.

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4.3 Family meanings matter in social policies and professional practices

In the studies by Walkover and Ribbens we can see individuals caught between a generalised cultural ideal and the messiness and ambivalences of everyday lives. This tension between the generality of ‘family’ as an idealised model, and the fluidity of individual lives in everyday contexts, is also a key difficulty for the development of social policies, and for the procedures and administrative structures of professional practices. This takes us back to Bernardes' question: how is it possi
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05.05.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Samstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Bei Zusammenstößen zwischen Demonstranten und Sicherheitskräften ist in der ägyptischen Hauptstadt Kairo Medienberichten zufolge mindestens ein Mensch getötet worden. Fast 400 Personen seien verletzt worden, berichtete der arabische Sender Al-Dschasira unter Berufung auf Angaben des ägyptischen Gesundheitsministeriums. Drei Wochen vor der ersten frei
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1.2.1 Physical disturbances

Dehydration

SAQ 3

How can drinking alcohol result in dehydration?

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2.4 Other spectrographs

Although the simple, single-slit spectrograph described above is the type you are most likely to find on a small telescope, there are other more complex designs available. Each of these has its own role to play in astronomical observations.

An echelle spectrograph has a second dispersing element, either a second grating or a prism, which disperses the light at right angles to the direction of dispersion produced by the main grating. Without going into details, the effect is to pr
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