STS.427 The Civil War and the Emergence of Modern America, 1861-1890 (MIT)
Using the American Civil War as a baseline, the course considers what it means to become "modern" by exploring the war's material and manpower needs, associated key technologies, and how both influenced the United States' entrance into the age of "Big Business." Readings include material on steam transportation, telegraphic communications, arms production, naval innovation, food processing, medicine, public health, management methods, and the mass production of everything fro
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Dyslexia involves difficulties in learning to read and write. However, this is not the only form of difficulty that people with dyslexia experience. They usually have particular difficulties with coding: learning and retrieving associations between verbal and visual information. The most obvious example is when we have to learn what sounds the letters of the alphabet make, but this difficulty can also affect the speed with which dyslexic people are able to learn and recall the names fo
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'▶ MotionX-GPS HD has all the Maps and Navigation Instruments you need for your outdoor life: walking, hiking, sailing, off-roading, flying, geocaching, or exploring, anywhere in the world. MotionX-GPS HD works on a hike, on a boat, in a plane, visiting a new city, or just browsing the globe from home.▶ Free downloadable maps worldwide! Including MotionX Road and Terrain maps, and NOAA marine charts▶ Over 5 million users, top rated around the world▶ MOST ACCURATE IPAD GPS!▶ BEST MAP SE
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After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand how to start SPSS

  • define a variety of statistical variables

  • enter basic data into SPSS

  • carry out a statistical analysis that can test hypotheses.


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Collective behaviors in embryonic development, regeneration, and asexual reproduction

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Introduction

This unit takes one aspect of the debate concerning the new economy – innovation in the form of the introduction of information and communication technologies – and places it in the historical context of industrial revolutions. Is the new economy really new or ‘just another’ industrial revolution?

This material is from our archive and is an adapted extract from DD202 Economics and economic change, which is no longer taught by The Open University. If you want to study form
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