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  • The 3 faces of Mali 

    Wain, A. (Anthony) (University of Cape Town, 2014-03)
    A story of Mali in three (short) parts – its people and special places. This lecture was delivered by landscape architect Anthony Wain for the Friends of the South African Museum. 1.Up in Boucle du Baoulé – the end of ...

  • 4000 Years of Migration and Cultural Exchange 

    Bellwood, P. (Peter); Dizon, E. (Eusebio) (Australian National University (ANU), 2014-05)
    The Batanes Islands, Their First Observers, and Previous Archaeology ; Archaeological Excavations on Itbayat and Siayan Islands; Archaeological Excavations on Batan Island ; Archaeological Investigations at Savidug, Sabtang ...

  • 9/11: Reflections on political leadership 

    Not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2014-06)
    On September 11 2001, hijackers took control of four aircraft and crashed into the World Trade Centre and the Pentagon, in events that changed the world forever.

  • The ABCs of Human Survival 

    Clark, A. (Arthur) (Athabasca University (AU), 2014-04)
    Introduction and Overview; Choosing the Future ; Axioms ; Paradigm Shift; Principles of Global Community; The Case of Iraq; Principles of Global Citizenship; Practicing Citizenship; Prognosis;

  • Abnormal Psychology 

    Sohail, T. (Talat) (Virtual University of Pakistan (VUP), 2013-04)
    The course abnormal psychology is designed to introduce students to the study of psychological disorders. Topics include differentiating the normal and abnormal behaviors, history of psychopathology, research methods and ...

  • Administrative Law I 

    Igbinedion, S. (Simeon); Awah, A. (Animi) (National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), 2010)
    Module 1: Unit 1. Scope of Administrative Law Unit 2. Administrative Law v. Constitutional Law Unit 3. Administrative Agencies and Functions Unit 4. Classification of Administrative Powers Module 2: Unit 1. ...

  • Advanced Political Economy Lectures 

    Keen, S. (Steve) (University of Western Sydney, 2013-05)
    Political Economy honours lectures at UWS in 2012, covering critiques of neoclassical economics and Keynes-Schumpeter-Minsky monetary circuit theory

  • Advanced Time Series Economics 

    Taylor, R. (Rob) (University of Nottingham, 2011)
    This course serves as an introduction of the concept of unit autogressive roots, and the consequences of that concept for the analysis of economic time series - in particular, the importance of cointegration analysis and ...

  • Adventures in Forensic Anthropology 

    Morris, A. (Alan) (University of Cape Town, 2014-03)
    Professor Morris of the Department of Human Biology (Faculty of Health Sciences, UCT) presented this talk for the Friends of the South African Museum at the Iziko Museum. What can human bones tell us of a person’s life, ...

  • African Studies Centre 

    Not available (University of Oxford, 2014-04)
    The African Studies Centre, within the School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies, acts as a focal point for graduate level work and faculty research on Africa. Alongside the vibrant doctoral programmes, the MSc in African ...

  • Ageing and Disability: Transitions into Residential Care 

    Not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Moving into a care home can have a profound emotional impact on an individual – just the anticipation of residential care is one of the biggest sources of fear for the elderly. This unit discusses the role of social workers ...

  • America and the World - US Foreign Policy 

    Rofe, J. S. (J. Simon) (University of Leicester, 2013-07)
    This OER is drawn from a Masters-level online course and the primary aim of this learning material is to give a grounding in the issues and ideas surrounding American foreign policy in the contemporary era. The historical ...

  • The Anglo-Scottish Ballad 

    Atkinson, D. (David) (Open Book Publishers, 2014-05)
    What is the Ballad; On the Nature of Evidence; Textual Authority the sources of variance; The Material Ballad; Sound and Writing; Agency, Intention and the Problem of version; Palimpsest or texte genetique; Afterwords: ...

  • Anitpsychotics and Antidepressants 

    Brodbeck, D. (Dave) (2014-04)
    Not available

  • Anthropology 

    Ulijaszek, S. (Stanley); Davis, A. (Angela); Faircloth, C. (Charlotte ) (University of Oxford, 2014-04)
    Podcasts from the School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography. The School is renowned for its contributions to anthropological theory, its commitment to long-term ethnographic fieldwork, and its association with the Pitt ...

  • Antidepressants and Marijuana 

    Brodbeck, D. (Dave) (2014-04)
    Not available

  • Approaches to Political Studies 

    Wenman, M. (Mark) (University of Nottingham, 2010)
    The module introduces students to alternative theoretical approaches to the study of political phenomena. We consider the different forms of analysing, explaining, and understanding politics associated with approaches such ...

  • Archaeology 

    Robinson, D. (Damian ); Goddio, F. (Franck); Hodder, I. (Ian ) (University of Oxford, 2014-04)
    Archaeology is primarily a visual, social and cultural subject; in these interviews archaeologists discuss their lives in archaeology and their particular fields of interest. The interviews convey the excitement felt by ...

  • Asserting Dignity: Revolution and Love 

    Govender, P. (Pregaluxmi) (University of Cape Town, 2012)
    This lecture examines the possibility of asserting dignity in a world ruled by hate, greed and fear. Can love help us assert our ‘inherent dignity’ (Bill of Rights) in a world where the greedy are often rewarded by bailouts, ...

  • Attachment in the Early Years 

    Oates, J. (John) (The Open University (OUUK), 2016-02)
    fter studying this course, you should be able to describe attachment classifications and how they are assessed, describe the features of caregiving that influence attachment, and the significance of attachment for lifespan ...