1 Why sustainable energy matters

One of the greatest challenges facing humanity during the twenty-first century must surely be that of giving everyone on the planet access to safe, clean and sustainable energy supplies.

Throughout history, the use of energy has been central to the functioning and development of human societies. But during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, humanity learned how to harness the highly-concentrated forms of energy contained within fossil fuels. These provided the power that drove the
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The Mortal Voice on the Ancient Greek Stage (audio)

Session 1 : Techniques vocales et espaces scéniques / Vocal Techniques and Theatrical Spaces

Président / Chair: James Chandler (University of Chicago)

Intervention de Sarah Nooter (University of Chicago)



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Courtney has always dreamed of becoming a surgeon and although she could have attended nearly any school she wanted too, Courtney chose CSM for her first two years of college prior to transferring to St. Mary's College of Maryland.
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What will future students want and need from universities?
In their work at the Conference Board of Canada, Carl Amrhein and Diana MacKay help academic leaders “rethink universities” with a particular focus on student interests and pathways. Amrhein and MacKay came to Concordia on March 4 to deliver the presentation, What will future students want and need from universities? Their presentation was part of the speaker series, The Future of the University and the Future Learning, an initiative designed to engage the Concordia community in charting it
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3.1 Who will make the decisions?

Where will the decisions be made that will result in meaningful action on climate change, and who will make them stick? Following climate change politics in the media can give the impression that most of the action on climate change is going on between national decision makers in international forums. It is important to keep in mind that these forums have resulted from persistent pressure from a combination of grassroots environmental activists and a global network of science and policy exper
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EN-5. The new medical landscape, emerging risks and diseases (Vidéo)

Bernard Swynghedauw proposes an overview of the epidemiological transitions over the last centuries, with a decrease of the mortality linked to the infections, and an increase of the mortality linked to the chronic non-communicable diseases. This is a radical change of the medical landscape.


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Our subject is the ethics of leadership, an examination of the principles appealed to by executive authority when questions arise about its sources and its legitimacy. Most treatments of this subject resort to case-studies in order to illustrate the application of ethical principles to business situations, but our primary emphasis will be upon classic works of imaginative literature, which convey more directly than case-studies the ethical pressures of decision-making. Readings will include work
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Fale de você Series, Lesson 1: Preenchendo um formulário
In this lesson you will learn how to talk about yourself and how to fill out forms.

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La tentation émergétique (Vidéo)

Vincent Aurez définit l'émergie et montre quel pourrait être l'intérêt de cet indicateur dans l'optique d'une évaluation des territoires en matière de mise en oeuvre des principes de l'économie circulaire.


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2.2 The classic six-stage project management model

This model also consists of stages, but, unlike the sequential flow of the project life-cycle, the six-stage model assumes that some stages are carried out simultaneously. In particular, the model (Figure 3) assumes that communications will take place throughout the project. It also assumes that team building, leading and motivatio
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2.3 Activity 1: Flora Macdonald

temp – ground stewardess – office manager – accountant

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Abrams, M.H. (1971) A Glossary of Literary Terms, Holt, Rinehart and Winston.
Barker, J.R.V. (ed.) (1985) The Brontes: Selected Poems, Dent.
Bush, D. (ed.) (1966) Milton: Poetical Works, Oxford University Press.
Bygrave, S. (ed.) (1998) Romantic Writings, The Open University.
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Acknowledgements

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This extract is taken from D218: Social policy: welfare, power and diversity, produced by t
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11.308J Advanced Seminar: Urban Nature and City Design (MIT)
This course will explore the mutual influences of ideas of nature, theories of city design and planning, and practices of urban design, construction, and management. We will investigate how natural processes shape urban landscapes (from the scale of street corner to region) and how to intervene strategically in those processes in order to achieve certain goals. We will examine cases of cities that adapted successfully to natural processes and those that did not. Students will then have the oppor
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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, who has written all of the court’s decisions striking down discrimination against homosexuals, is poised for a prominent place in history if a same-sex marriage case makes it to the high court, says a Vanderbilt law professor. Read more.
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6. Conclusion

This unit 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 unit, you may feel overwhelmed by the range of perspectives and approaches described. The Introduction claimed that good or effective communication involves taking accoun
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Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand why the global dimension in science is so important

  • understand what contributions have been made to science by ‘non-Western’ scientists

  • deliver the curriculum so as to bring global science to life for students.


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