Having established roughly what we are looking at when we see a table of numbers or a diagram, how do we read it systematically? It may be best to think of this as a process with several stages.

Author(s): The Open University

Bureaucracy as a concept has had an interesting career: it begins in France in the eighteenth century. By the nineteenth century, the German state constructed by its first Chancellor, Bismarck, was a model bureaucracy in both its armed forces and civil administration. Weber (1978) realised that the creation of the modern state of Germany had only been possible because of the development of a disciplined state bureaucracy and a bureaucratised standing army â€“ innovations pioneered in Prussia
Author(s): The Open University

General Mathematics
This course consists of web contents that will enable students to understand the elementary course on college mathematics using HTML and flash in a pleasant and easy fashion.
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In Part E you have studied:

• the nature of pressure groups;

• their composition;

• how they operate;

• examples of successful pressure groups;

• the strengths and weaknesses of pressure groups.

Author(s): The Open University

Just Dance Kids 2 - Shake Your Groove Thing
Just Dance Kids 2 - Shake Your Groove Thing (2:30)
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Lesson 315 â€“ Coffee Break Spanish
Coming up in this lesson: Episode 15 features the third installment of our â€˜telenovelaâ€™, Verano EspaÃ±ol. Find out the latest about the life of Laura and her mother as they spend the summer in Spain en la casa de tÃ­a Julia. How will Laura cope on her first day in her new job at the […]

Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the February 6th 2016 edition
This week: North Korea tests the worldâ€™s patience, HSBC has an identity crisis (again) and Algeriaâ€™s president remains absent
Author(s): The Economist

Calculations based on the above accretion disc hypothesis show that if a mass m falls into the black hole, then the amount of energy it can radiate before it finally disappears is about 0.1 mc2, or about 10% of its rest energy. Other than matter-antimatter annihilation, this is the most efficient process for converting mass into energy ever conceived. A comparable figure for the nuclear fusion of hydrogen in stars is only 0.7% of the rest energy of the four hydrogen n
Author(s): The Open University

Cross Theme (1962) by Geoffrey Clarke. The Chapel of the Ascension, Bishop Otter Campus, University of Chichester, Chichester, West Sussex. Cast aluminium sculpture which represents the crucifixion. Detail view from the south west. Photographed by Steven Baker 2015.

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PSYC 106 - Lecture 11 - 10/28/2010
PSYC 106 - Lecture 11
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Metrotaal: Mind the gap is een webgebaseerde omgeving die scholen, interne en externe begeleiders wil inspireren en professionaliseren bij het werken aan positief omgaan met talendiversiteit.

Het pakket wordt gebruikt om de competenties van het …

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The advancement of democracy in contemporary Western nation-states and the intensification of globalisation processes have encouraged the re-emergence of nationalist movements representing oppressed or silenced nations that demand the right to self-determination. In the case of ethnic groups formed by people of immigrant origin, democracy has provided them with the tools to pursue the right to develop and practice their indigenous culture and language alongside those of the host country. One
Author(s): The Open University

Virtual Maths , Shapes Space and Measure, Theodolite survey formula
Theodolite survey, information, formula, and calculation
Author(s): Leeds Metropolitan University

Chinese and Western Perspectives on the Jewish Community of Kaifeng
Prof. Lihong Song (Nanjing University) visits UCLA to present the seminar, "Chinese and Western Perspectives on the Jewish Community of Kaifeng: Towards a Fusion of Horizons." Held at Royce Hall on Nov. 15, 2012. The Jewish past in Kaifeng, China stretches back more than a thousand years. Most scholars agree that a Jewish community existed in Kaifeng, once an important stop on the Silk Road, since the Northern Song Dynasty (960Ã¢ï¿½ï¿½1127). Some experts date the arrival of Jews to the Tang D
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Love of women and a place in the world: romantic love and political commitment in the life of a forc
Seminar given on 12 November 2014 by Professor Jonny Steinberg (African Studies Centre and the Centre for Criminology, University of Oxford), part of the RSC Michaelmas term 2014 Public Seminar Series. In the course of writing an intimate biography of a Somali forced migrant, Professor Steinberg has explored some of the more important decisions his subject has made over the course of his life. Among them are decisions about public matters: how to position himself in the politics of the Somali di
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The French Verb: Aller
This is a very brief video which shows how to say a very common word in French--the verb 'aller', which means 'to go.' (00:19)
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Enterprise in the sports industry
This presentation discusses Drucker's thesis that failure is a "good thing" if the opportunities that arise from such failure allow the development of personal and enterprise skills
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South Bank Exhibition site, Lambeth, London. General view of the Dome of Discovery exhibition pavilionunder construction in Lambeth. It was designed by Ralph Tubb for the Festival of Britain in 1951. Photographed by Eric de Mare.