Twentieth Century Literary Trends

Twentieth Century Literary Trends

Views:3549|Rating:4.55|View Time:56:43Minutes|Likes:60|Dislikes:6This Lecture talks about Twentieth Century Literary Trends good morning friends welcome viewers or this is CC live lecture series and we have started a new lecture series now or which will cover what we call world literature and in the first lecture that was given last week or we considered the idea of …

Oxford London Lecture 2012: "21st Century — The Last Century of Youth"

Oxford London Lecture 2012: "21st Century -- The Last Century of Youth"

Views:163526|Rating:4.76|View Time:55:42Minutes|Likes:968|Dislikes:49Professor Sarah Harper looks at the rapidly declining percentage of young people across the world as the population ageing moves across the globe. She asks what implications this will have for societies, their economies and political structures. Professor Harper will also consider the potential collision of the two great 21st century transitions — the …

Adam Smith and the Birth of Economics | Lawrence Reed

Adam Smith and the Birth of Economics | Lawrence Reed

Views:68823|Rating:4.72|View Time:51:19Minutes|Likes:488|Dislikes:29Lawrence Reed, President of FEE, discusses Adam Smith’s role in the development of economic thought. Mr. Reed outlines how Smith’s background in moral philosophy led to his pioneering the study of economics. This lecture was given during the 2011 FEE Summer Seminars. okay I have a story I want to open with not because …

Making the Best Possible Use of Time – Manly P Hall [ Brilliant Lecture ]

Making the Best Possible Use of Time - Manly P Hall [ Brilliant Lecture ]

Views:83040|Rating:4.79|View Time:1:20:41Minutes|Likes:1527|Dislikes:67One of my closely loved lectures from him, so brilliantly explained, the very essential truths and wisdoms for our life and living here in the world. Bless Manly Hall.. a Great teacher who shared so much for humanity. Manly Palmer Hall (March 18, 1901 – August 29, 1990) was a Canadian-born author and mystic. …

Jordan Peterson: Existentialism | Authenticity

Jordan Peterson: Existentialism | Authenticity

Views:246150|Rating:4.85|View Time:1:6:9Minutes|Likes:4534|Dislikes:145University of Toronto professor and clinical psychologist, Jordan Peterson, delivers Part 11 of his lecture series entitled Personality & Its Transformations. Dr. Peterson starts the lecture by relating the Rogerian concept of congruence to the existential concept of authenticity. Find the original and full-length lecture at University of Toronto PSY230 – Playlist: it's very …

Richard Dawkins – The Strangeness of Science (Full Lecture)

Richard Dawkins - The Strangeness of Science (Full Lecture)

Views:37557|Rating:4.81|View Time:50:43Minutes|Likes:333|Dislikes:13 The mission of the Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science is to support scientific education, critical thinking and evidence-based understanding of the natural world in the quest to overcome religious fundamentalism, superstition, intolerance and suffering. After sleeping through a hundred million centuries we have finally opened our eyes on a sumptuous planet, …

Reading English: Why and How

Reading English: Why and How

Views:31251|Rating:0.00|View Time:54:51Minutes|Likes:|Dislikes:Why should we study as well as read literature? What can study add to reading? What is involved in ‘Reading English’, whether for a degree, a different qualification, or pleasure? Dr Sandie Byrne is a University Lecturer in Literature & Creative Writing. hello everyone and thank you very much for coming i'm dr. sandy …

Einstein's General Theory of Relativity | Lecture 1

Einstein's General Theory of Relativity | Lecture 1

Views:2631093|Rating:4.85|View Time:1:38:28Minutes|Likes:17778|Dislikes:552Lecture 1 of Leonard Susskind’s Modern Physics concentrating on General Relativity. Recorded September 22, 2008 at Stanford University. This Stanford Continuing Studies course is the fourth of a six-quarter sequence of classes exploring the essential theoretical foundations of modern physics. The topics covered in this course focus on classical mechanics. Leonard Susskind is the …

Chemical Curiosities: Surprising Science and Dramatic Demonstrations

Chemical Curiosities: Surprising Science and Dramatic Demonstrations

Views:1436379|Rating:4.91|View Time:1:9:43Minutes|Likes:17510|Dislikes:334Professor Chris Bishop, presenter of the 2008 Royal Institution Christmas Lectures, leads us through a spectacular tour of the curious, and sometimes surprising, world of chemistry. Please help us transcribe this lecture: Subscribe for regular science videos: The Ri is on Twitter: and Facebook: and Tumblr: Our editorial policy: Subscribe for the latest science …

2018 Reines Lecture: Exploring the Universe with Gravitational Waves by Kip Thorne

2018 Reines Lecture: Exploring the Universe with Gravitational Waves by Kip Thorne

Views:12241|Rating:4.86|View Time:1:20:58Minutes|Likes:177|Dislikes:5The 2018 Reines Lecture was presented by Kip Thorne, winner of the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics for the detection of gravitational waves. The discovery, part of the LIGO experiment, validated Albert Einstein’s longstanding prediction that during cataclysmic events the fabric of spacetime can be stretched, sending gravitational tremors across the universe. Thorne is …

1400 Year History of Islamic Sects (Shia, Sunni, Sufi, Khawarij, Ikhwan) | Javed Ahmad Ghamidi

1400 Year History of Islamic Sects (Shia, Sunni, Sufi, Khawarij, Ikhwan) | Javed Ahmad Ghamidi

Views:191033|Rating:4.53|View Time:10:56:58Minutes|Likes:1734|Dislikes:179Islamic History of 1400 Yrs, An Understanding of Sects/Groups/Movements, Shias, Sunnis, Sufis & The first Extremist & Political Movements. Summary of many Islamic history books in these 10 lectures of Ghamidi Sb. Evolution of Current Islamic Religious Thought & Main reasons behind it. How different ideologies began in Islam’s History 10 Hr lecture on …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Lecture @ UW 5/12/2011 FULL

Neil deGrasse Tyson Lecture @ UW 5/12/2011 FULL

Views:1069265|Rating:4.72|View Time:2:23:7Minutes|Likes:9792|Dislikes:578Neil deGrasse Tyson gives a wonderful lecture at the University of Washington; covering Astronomy, Sociology, and Scientific development in an entertaining lecture. NDT Shows up around 7:49 Please note that this video is for Educational purposes, and as such is posted under terms of Fair Use. It is important that education passes through on …

TOEFL Listening Preparation II: Academic Lectures and Taking Notes

TOEFL Listening Preparation II: Academic Lectures and Taking Notes

Views:187932|Rating:4.79|View Time:1:8:12Minutes|Likes:881|Dislikes:38In the 2nd video of the series, we explore the ACADEMIC LECTURES listening passages, focusing on the organizational ideas and various CONVENTIONS and COHESIVE DEVICES commonly found in spoken contexts. We also expand the understanding of how to take notes on the listening section, especially discussing the importance of ACTIVELY LISTENING to information while …

18. Monetary Policy

18. Monetary Policy

Views:100046|Rating:0.00|View Time:1:11:32Minutes|Likes:|Dislikes:Financial Markets (2011) (ECON 252) To begin the lecture, Professor Shiller explores the origins of central banking, from the goldsmith bankers in the United Kingdom to the founding of the Bank of England in 1694, which was a private institution that created stability in the U.K. financial system by requiring other banks to have …

3-hour Discussion on Metaphysics (Sheldrake, Dennett, Dyson, Toulmin, Sacks, Gould, Kayzer)

3-hour Discussion on Metaphysics (Sheldrake, Dennett, Dyson, Toulmin, Sacks, Gould, Kayzer)

Views:46045|Rating:4.86|View Time:3:29:52Minutes|Likes:700|Dislikes:20A Glorious Accident (1993) ~ Many more lectures on the Alan Watts Philosophy and Metaphysics playlist: – Join us on Facebook:

2016 Lecture 01 Maps of Meaning: Introduction and Overview

2016 Lecture 01 Maps of Meaning: Introduction and Overview

Views:721753|Rating:4.85|View Time:1:40:55Minutes|Likes:10880|Dislikes:336Maps of Meaning is a lecture series from the University of Toronto Department of Psychology by Professor Jordan B Peterson. This is the first lecture in the 2016 series. Additional relevant links: Website: Books: 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos: Maps of Meaning: The Architecture of Belief: Blog: Podcast: Reading List: 12 …

Harvard ENGL E-129 – Lecture 1: Introduction

Harvard ENGL E-129 - Lecture 1: Introduction

Views:86821|Rating:4.87|View Time:1:18:45Minutes|Likes:688|Dislikes:19Recorded on Sep 19, 2007. ah let me get a sense if I may of how many of you have studied Shakespeare before how many now you going to ask this how many of you started Shakespeare with me before okay and how many of you are brand new at the adult level that …

Lecture I – Beauty and Truth in Mathematics and Science

Lecture I - Beauty and Truth in Mathematics and Science

Views:91508|Rating:4.71|View Time:1:7:11Minutes|Likes:473|Dislikes:29sRobert May, Baron May of Oxford; Professor, Zoology, Oxford University and Imperial College October 2, 2012 2012 Stanislaw Ulam Memorial Lectures May explores the extent to which beauty has guided, and still guides, humanity’s quest to understand how the world works, with a brief look at the interactions among beliefs, values, beauty, truth, and …

Prof. Tony Lynch – The Importance of Listening to International Students

Prof. Tony Lynch - The Importance of Listening to International Students

Views:201852|Rating:4.05|View Time:1:4:56Minutes|Likes:809|Dislikes:189Professor Tony Lynch, Personal Chair of Student Learning (English for Academic Purposes), presented his inaugural lecture entitled “The Importance of Listening to International Students”. The title is intentionally ambiguous. It refers firstly to the importance for international students of having adequate comprehension of spoken English; and it also alludes to the importance for the …

Lec 1 | MIT 14.01SC Principles of Microeconomics

Lec 1 | MIT 14.01SC Principles of Microeconomics

Views:977588|Rating:4.87|View Time:34:14Minutes|Likes:7671|Dislikes:207Lecture 1: Introduction to Microeconomics Instructor: Jon Gruber, 14.01 students View the complete course: License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA More information at More courses at the following content is provided under a Creative Commons license your support will help MIT OpenCourseWare continue to offer high quality educational resources for free to make a donation or …

Alan Watts – The Tao of Philosophy (Full Lecture)

Alan Watts - The Tao of Philosophy (Full Lecture)

Views:378235|Rating:4.74|View Time:4:32:43Minutes|Likes:4376|Dislikes:237Like, comment and subscribe. Alan Watts – The Tao of Philosophy (Full Lecture) Slices of Wisdom 0:00 Images Of God 22:35 Coincidence of Opposites 52:05 Seeing Through the Net 1:47:31 Myth of Myself 2:13:33 Man in Nature 2:58:23 Limits of Language 3:47:45 Alan Wilson Watts was a British-born philosopher, writer, and speaker, best known …