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History of English

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A look at the history of the English language.

Noam Chomsky on The Imperial Presidency

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American author and political activist, Noam Chomsky, speking at a benefit for Canadian Dimension Magazine, delivers a talk entitled The Imperial Presidency. Recorded at University of Toronto on Nov 21/04.

Conversations With History – Michael Scheuer

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Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes Michael Scheuer, a 20 year veteran of the CIA, who in the 1990's headed the search for Osama Bin Laden and the rendition program to imprison jihadists. Scheuer discusses the ...

Terry Moore: Why is ‘x’ the unknown?

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Why is 'x' the symbol for an unknown? In this short and funny talk, Terry Moore gives the surprising answer.

Conversations With History – Peter Dale Scott

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"Wealth, Empire, and the Future of America" Peter Dale Scott - Professor Emeritus of English, University of California, Berkeley

Innovators@Google: Jayaprakash Narayan

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Dr. Jayaprakash Narayan will be giving a talk on current Indian politics, and how the citizens can get involved towards positive change. He will discuss recent positive changes in Indian politics, and the difficulties...

Conversations with History – James M. McPherson

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Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes Pulitzer Prize winning historian and Princeton Professor Emeritus James M. McPherson for a discussion of his new book, Trial by War. Their discussion focuses on the qualities...

Why Study Economics, History, and Computer Science – Bijoy Goswami

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In Chapter 6 of 15, leadership philosopher and bootstrap business expert Bijoy Goswami blends three majors - computer science, history, and economics, to shape his thinking. Collectively, the three perspectives allow ...

Conversations With History – Steven A. Cook

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Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes Steven A. Cook of the Council on Foreign Relations for a discussion of the impact of the military on democratization in Turkey, Algeria, and Egypt. He analyzes the structure ...

Conversations With History – Amy Chua

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Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes Yale Law Professor Amy Chua for a discussion of the rise and fall of hyperpowers. Drawing on comparative historical case studies, Chua provide a unique perspective on the imp...

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