States and their Territories: To the Center of the Earth [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor A. John Simmons | Modern states claim a wide variety of rights of control over particular geographical territories. These claims, however, are regularly disputed, often leading to violence. This fact makes practically pressing the questions, to be explored in these lectures, of how and to what extent such territorial claims by states can be justified. A. John Simmons (Ph.D., Cornell) is Commonwealth Professor of Philosophy, and professor of Law; editor, Philosophy and Publi
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6.1 ‘I’, ‘we’ or ‘they’?

We must abandon the conceit that individual, isolated, private actions are the answer. They can and do help. But they will not take us far enough without collective action.

(Al Gore, 2007)

There are some things that we can do as individuals: making this an energy-efficient house and making smart transport choices. Then there a
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5.4 Discussion

We seem to have travelled a long way from the Industrial Revolution in Europe, but many of the impacts on New Zealand's ecosystems described here can be traced, in part at least, to reverberations from these developments.

What lessons can be drawn from this example? Perhaps I should start by emphasising this is not meant to be a complete account of the environmental history of New Zealand. For example, I have not discussed any responses from the population once they realised that harm w
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Disciplining Children and the Adrian Peterson Situation
SMU Psychology Professor George Holden, a national expert on parenting, discipline and family violence, talks about the Adrian Peterson incident. The Minnesota Vikings running back has received national publicity over the cuts, welts and bruises he inflicted on his 4-year-old son while punishing him. Holden has condemned Peterson’s actions, calling it “a teachable moment.” Holden heads the U.S. Alliance to Stop the Hitting of Children.
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Checklist - Language Assistantship
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On Background: Fighting an ideology
Zanny Minton Beddoes, our editor-in-chief, and James Harding, the BBC’s director of news, analyse the week’s stories. This week: How do you fight an ideology?
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International Labour Organization sectoral activities : hotels; catering; tourism
This section of the International Labour Organization (ILO) website provides details of developments in the hotels, catering and tourism sector. There is also information about relevant standards and rights at work; employment issues; social protection (including child labour); and social dialogue and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). The website features links to related websites and to full-text publications on tourism issues, downloadable as PDF files, including Sectoral Activities Work
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Virtual Maths Data Handling - Light Survey
Exercises and resources for conducting a Light Intensity Survey. "To measure the levels of light in a particular area, we need to use a device called a Light Meter, which measures the intensity of light in the vicinity of the sensor and displays the reading."
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PHI120 Critical Reasoning Session #05 Fall 2014
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EN-10. The functioning of urban animal and plant populations (Vidéo)

Nathalie Machon brings data about the functioning of urban animal and plant populations. The cities are environments marked by an important fragmentation of habitats and by constraining physicochemical conditions. She illustrates her presentation with a study made on the tree roots aroud Bercy station, in Paris.


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Understand the rules of vector addition, subtraction, and multiplication. Apply graphical methods of vector addition and subtraction to determine the displacement of […]

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Burglary project
This report outlines the process and findings from an innovative project for students. This work was part of the curriculum and involved students working with West Yorkshire Police as part of the safer Leeds project in designing and making a film for students n crime prevention and personal safety in Leeds
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8th BFI Future Film Festival trailer | BFI
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Interactive simulation demonstrating how to calculate the surface area of a cover for an astro turf pitch including the ends by using a semi (half) cylinder.
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