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6. Conclusion

This course explored at length some of the difficult issues around the topic of communication, difference and diversity. The analysis of three specific dimensions of ‘difference’ – ethnicity, gender and disability – showed some of the complexities involved in any discussion of these issues. As you reach the end of this free course, you may feel overwhelmed by the range of perspectives and approaches described. The Introduction claimed that good or effective communication involves taki
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4.12 Candidates make decisions too

In the past people have tended to see selection primarily as organisations choosing between individuals. However, we must not forget that candidates are also making choices: about whether to write in for an application form, whether to apply, whether to attend an interview, whether to accept an offered job. This makes it important for organisations to treat candidates in a sensitive and responsive manner. They will need to pay attention to their recruitment materials, to provide realistic job
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11.1 he four pleasures

In consumerist societies, buying, using and displaying products has come to represent a certain type of pleasure. This pleasure principle has to be acknowledged in new product development and design. The designer Kenneth Grange has said that a guiding design principle for him is that a product should be ‘a pleasure to use’.

The pleasures of using a product are derived from the perceived benefits it offers to the user. Can we be more explicit in planning product benefits that are ple
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Acknowledgements

This unit was prepared for TeachandLearn.net by John Morgan. John works at Bristol University where he teaches on the geography PGCE course. Before that he taught geography in schools and colleges. He is the co-author of Essential AS Geography (2000) Nelson Thornes and Teaching to Learn Geography (forthcoming) RoutledgeFalmer.

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Daniels-Danieley Award for Excellence in Teaching: Tina Das
Tina Das received a doctoral and master's degree in economics from the University of Cincinnati, a master's degree in economics from the University of Calcutta and a bachelor's degree in economics from Presidency College in India. She has received the Dean's Award for Excellence in service, research and teaching in the Love School of Business in 2013, 2008 and 2005, respectively. She is the 42nd Elon faculty member to receive the award established by President Emeritus J. Earl Danieley '46 and
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Conclusion

This free course provided an introduction to studying Computing and IT. It took you through a series of exercises designed to develop your approach to study and learning at a distance and helped to improve your confidence as an independent learner.


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1.6.8 Biotin (vitamin H)

Although biotin is usually considered to be a member of the B vitamin complex, it is also sometimes known as vitamin H. Like pantothenic acid, it plays a major role in metabolism. Deficiency is not normally seen, though it can be induced in rats and people by them eating large quantities of raw egg white. This binds biotin and prevents it being absorbed. Various symptoms result, including hair loss, dermatitis, depression and lethargy.


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Lecture 14: Innovation, Spin-out Companies and Nanotechnology
Professor Peter Dobson on "Innovation, Spin-out Companies and Nanotechnology". Innovation is what happens between the invention stage and the generation of revenue arising from the invention. For a knowledge economy such as in the UK, it is imperative that we can optimize innovation. At Begbroke we have been trying to understand the dynamics and barriers to innovation by creating a unique Science Park where high technology spin-off companies work on the same site as interdisciplinary University
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1.3 Attending to sounds

From the earlier sections, you will appreciate that the auditory system is able to separate different, superimposed sounds on the basis of their different source directions. This makes it possible to attend to any one sound without confusion, and we have the sensation of moving our ‘listening attention’ to focus on the desired sound. For example, as I write this I can listen to the quiet hum of the computer in front of me, or swing my attention to the bird song outside the window to my ri
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Perlas clínicas: tratamiento del asma en urgencias

Presentación del Dr Daza, residente de medicina interna, acerca del tratamiento de la crisis asmática de acuerdo a la evidencia disponible. Estas y otras presentaciones en www.perlasclinicas.com

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BILD 2 - Lecture 06 - 10/12/2010
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7.5 Becoming an institutional entrepreneur

While acting in ways that are seen to be legitimate is important for both individuals and organisations, social institutions are not immutable. Some people and organisations seem to have a talent for changing the rules of the game.

Some writers have referred to this as being an institutional entrepreneur. At the organisational level examples might include organisations such as Microsoft or Sun Microsystems working actively to establish industry standards which favour them. At the
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Siege of Leningrad (Part 9/10)
This is the story of one of Second World War's most harrowing episodes. The 890 day siege of the Soviet Union's second city has come to epitomize the misery, suffering and savagery of the war on the Eastern Front. The city was not finally liberated by Soviet troops until 19th January 1944 - by that time 600,000 of its citizens had starved to death and 200,000 more had perished in the bombing.
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SAT Math - Ratios
This is a very brief review of information one might need for SAT Math questions on ratios. This short video tells you the first thing one needs to do to answer a ratio problem. (01:14)
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Cold War: Polish Solidarity - part 5/5
1977 - 1981 Concern for human rights in the East grows; détente ebbs. The Soviets arm Eastern Europe; the U.S. threatens to site missiles in Western Europe. The Soviet invasion of Afghanistan ends détente. Promising tougher measures against Moscow; Reagan defeats Carter for the presidency. In Poland, martial law is imposed.
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Vluchtelingen : Themabundel
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Deze bundel maakte ik rond het thema vluchtelingen. Ik ging aan de slag met materialen die ik hier vond en eigen interpretaties.


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2.3 Summary

Mind–body dualism has been a pervasive problem since the seventeenth century. One consequence of this dualism is the way in which bodies have been treated in psychology. They have generally either been ignored or reduced to biology. However, our bodies are much more than simply biology; at the very least, they are the interface between the individual and the social world or, more radically, they are inherently social objects. There is growing recognition of the interaction between our bodie
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Learning Latin with Virgil - Pt. 5
Learning Latin with Virgil is a completely new and original Latin video series. It hopes to bring you engaging, effective and regular lessons to enhance your knowledge and enjoyment of Latin. In this series, the emphasis is on understanding the Latin you read, not on translating it. The course centers around the characters and the stories of the great epic work of Virgil, the Aeneid.
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Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing
Reading of Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy Blume.  In this clip Chapter one is read.

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Colours of My Imagination: Muslim Children's cartoon-story
This rhyming story in verse with slideshow images is narrated by a child (there are a few sound effects).  A young boy is an artist, and draws dinosaurs, race cars, spaceships and more! Follow along with a young Muslim boy and his passion for art.  What (and where) will his next masterpiece be?  (3:00)
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