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ACSM From MERLOT - 10 Most Recent Materials on January 27, 2006 at 10:30 p.m..


Managing Transition at Headstart Intriductory case to consulting skills. Participants are required to analyse an organizatonal change consulting opportunity and formulate an approach. The purpose of the case is to enable participants to establish clear delineation between the needs of the client and their own capabilities. Developed for management consulting trainees. From MERLOT - 10 Most Recent Materials on January 27, 2006 at 10:30 p.m..


Excel Statistics Lab Manual Problems from the free Internet book Statistics using The Quick Notes Learning System have been written into an Excel worksheet with directions on how to do them. Students use Excel to generate answers and then interpret answers.Links to study aids and writing research papers are also provided. From MERLOT - 10 Most Recent Materials on January 27, 2006 at 10:30 p.m..


Free Human Anatomy Atlas It's a quick way to look up a muscle or anatomy fact. From MERLOT - 10 Most Recent Materials on January 27, 2006 at 10:30 p.m..


Medical Dictionary It's an online medical dictionary, it's definitely one of the more comprehensive dictinaries available. Those brits know their stuff. From MERLOT - 10 Most Recent Materials on January 27, 2006 at 10:30 p.m..


Gray's Anatomy available online Anatomy from the man himself, Hank Gray. From MERLOT - 10 Most Recent Materials on January 27, 2006 at 10:30 p.m..


Arabic, Islamic and middle eastern resources 'Arabic, Islamic and Middle Eastern resources' is a website produced by the University of Exeter Library and Information Service. It aims to provide those working in these closely connected subject areas with a list of annotated links to online resources useful for their studies. The resources are helpfully organized under the following seven headings: gateways to general sources (e.g newspapers, media and information portals); gateways to sources on individual countries (covering areas like Central Asia, Gulf States and North Africa); gateways to sources on Islam and Islamic culture From New Humbul Resources on January 27, 2006 at 10:30 p.m..


Discovering Islam in Devon This webpage on 'Discovering Islam in Devon' displays texts and illustrations used in the exhibition on the same theme held at Exeter Central Library in 2001. The project was sponsored by the University of Exeter, Exeter City Council and Devon City Council. Exploring themes like: earliest contact; sailors; scholars; diplomats and missionaries; Islamic art and architecture; Islamic literature and its influences; Islamic science and medicine; and Muslims in Devon, this interesting online exhibition charts the growth of Islam in the south-west of England from the moment the region first From New Humbul Resources on January 27, 2006 at 10:30 p.m..


Centre for the study of Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations : occasional papers A modest number of online papers is presented on this website by the Centre for the Study of Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations at the University of Birmingham. Dating back to 1998, most of the works are available both in HTML and MS Word format (PDF files are also occasionally used). They include 'Christian Theology and Other Faiths' by Dr Rowan Williams; 'Religion Allegiance and Citizenship' by Tariq Ramadan; 'Four Addresses on Relations Between Christians and Muslims' by Dr George Carey; 'The Heart of Religion and the Heart of God' by Bishop Kenneth From New Humbul Resources on January 27, 2006 at 10:30 p.m..


Carl W. Ernst : selected articles in journals and collective volumes Carl W. Ernst, a professor of Religious Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and author of works like 'Rethinking Islam in the Contemporary World' and 'The Shambhala Guide to Sufism', makes available on this website a select bibliography of articles he has published since the 1980s. Readers are linked to the online version (usually presented as an MS Word document) of a substantial proportion of these including: 'An Indo-Persian Guide to Sufi Shrine Pilgrimage'; 'Ideological and Technological Transformations of Contemporary Sufism' From New Humbul Resources on January 27, 2006 at 10:30 p.m..


On line articles and papers by Allan Anderson This website provides the full text of a number of papers presented or published by Allan Anderson, Professor of Global Pentecostal Studies at Birmingham University's Graduate Institute for Theology and Religion. The works date from the early 1990s and are organised in reverse chronology. These include the following: 'The Origin of Pentecostalism and its Global Spread in the Early Twentieth Century'; 'Pentecostal-Charismatic Spirituality and Theological Education in Europe from a Global Perspective'; 'Towards a Pentecostal Missiology for the Majority World'; From New Humbul Resources on January 27, 2006 at 10:30 p.m..


The interfaith center of New York This is the homepage of the Interfaith Center of New York, a secular educational organisation established in 1997. It seeks to make New York and the world a safer place for religious difference as well as to promote cooperation among religious communities. This website informs visitors of the programs it sponsors (e.g. on education, civic connections, art and culture) and of upcoming events. It holds an archive which contains audio-video recordings of interviews with, and lectures by, religious figures like The Very Reverend James Parks Morton, Pierre Toussaint and Father Dan Berrigan. (Kartin From New Humbul Resources on January 27, 2006 at 10:30 p.m..


Canadian Medical Association Journal : religion, spirituality This website contains a useful compilation of works published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ) which relate to religion and spirituality. The collection dates from December 1999 and areas looked at include bioethics from the Islamic, Jewish, Catholic, Protestant, Hindu and Sikh perspectives. Other issues discussed include: Jehovah's Witnesses and artificial blood; mental illness and religion; the Hajj in modern times; brain death; and consent. The full-text of all materials in the collection can be accessed from this website without charge. Those interested in the inters From New Humbul Resources on January 27, 2006 at 10:30 p.m..


Images of Berkeley 'Images of Berkeley' is a Web site that displays a number of annotated images of, and poems by, the eighteenth century Irish philosopher George Berkeley, along with images of people and places associated with him. The resource forms part of the webpage of David Hilbert, an associate professor of philosophy at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Berkeley himself (1685-1753) is well-known for his doctrine of idealism (viz. that the only metaphysically real entities are minds and the ideas they enjoy; there are no mind-independent material objects). His most widely read publications From New Humbul Resources on January 27, 2006 at 10:30 p.m..


3Gs and Your Out and About: 3G Wireless Tech in New Acer Notebooks Acer have just stated that they are embedding 3G wireless in two of the latest TravelMate and Aspire laptops. From Read laptop reviews and notebook news at the laptops weblog - Laptopical on January 27, 2006 at 9:30 a.m..


Web page for Richard Melrose This is the website of Professor Richard Melrose, Department of Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. It includes copies of his papers and talks in PostScript, PDF and DVI formats. Resources (lecture notes, problems) are provided to accompany his courses in analysis, Fourier analysis, Dirac operators, and differential analysis. From EEVL New Learning Materials on January 27, 2006 at 5:54 a.m..


Youth Pathways 2006-2008: Programme Guidelines Youth Pathways aims to assist young people aged 13 to 19 who are most at risk of not making a successful transition to reach their full potential by keeping them engaged or re-engaging them with education or training. These Guidelines form part of the contract the Australian Government Department of Education, Science and Training (DEST) has with Providers contracted to manage and deliver Youth Pathways Projects. From EdNA Online on January 27, 2006 at 1:36 a.m..


Youth Pathways Commences January 2006 Youth Pathways commences in January 2006, replacing the Jobs Pathway Programme (JPP). It is aimed as assisting the most at-risk young people to make a successful transition through to completion of Year 12 (or its equivalent) and ultimately, to further education, training or employment and active participation in the community. Nationally the programme will assist over 17,000 young people aged 13 to 19 years old each year by providing intensive individualised assistance and support. From EdNA Online on January 27, 2006 at 1:36 a.m..


Visual effects, Australian Involvement - Stories from Australia's Culture and Recreation Portal An overview of Australians involved in the visual effects industry. The article focuses on Australian success in film, although it also touches on television, new media and the video games genre. Links to relevant online resources are provided. From EdNA Online on January 27, 2006 at 1:36 a.m..


The Push - Stories from Australia's Culture and Recreation Portal The Push is a term adopted by a loose but distinctive group based in Sydney who had a rebellious approach to life that was in opposition to the conservative values of the 1950s and 1960s. Anti-authoritarian, anti-elitist, anti-careerist and anti-censorship, these men and women chose an eccentric lifestyle that united social and political criticism with drinking, gambling, sex and anarchy. Links to relevant online resources are provided. From EdNA Online on January 27, 2006 at 12:41 a.m..


Australian Slang - Stories from Australia's Culture and Recreation Portal An article about Australian slang. Australians have demonstrated an ongoing enthusiasm for introducing innovative and amusing colloquialisms into their everyday speech and their literature, television and film. Links to relevant online resources are provided. From EdNA Online on January 27, 2006 at 12:41 a.m..


2006 Australasian Society for HIV Medicine Conference This conference brings together the range of disciplines involved in HIV & Hepatitis Management including:Basic science, Clinical medicine, Community programs, Education, Epidemiology, Indigenous health, International & regional issues, Nursing and allied health, Policy, Prevention, Primary care, Public health, and Social research. From EdNA Online on January 27, 2006 at 12:41 a.m..


International Network on Therapeutic Jurisprudence US Professors David Wexler and Bruce Winick, who developed therapeutic jurisprudence, will be attending and presenting at this conference. Therapeutic jurisprudence examines the effect of legal processes on the wellbeing of those involved in them, including litigants, witnesses, victims of crime, juries, judicial officers, lawyers, clients and court staff. From EdNA Online on January 27, 2006 at 12:41 a.m..


Waitangi Day Waitangi Day takes place every year on 6 February. Some see it as a day to celebrate the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi and the founding of New Zealand. From EdNA Online on January 27, 2006 at 12:30 a.m..


Australian Islands - Stories from Australia's Culture and Recreation Portal This article looks at the diversity and history of some of Australia's eight thousand islands. Links to relevant online resources are provided. From EdNA Online on January 27, 2006 at 12:30 a.m..


Intellectual Property and Copyright - Stories from Australia's Culture and Recreation Portal An article about Intellectual Property and Copyright in Australia. Links to relevant online resources have been provided. From EdNA Online on January 27, 2006 at 12:30 a.m..


Governors-General - Stories from Australia's Culture and Recreation Portal An overview of the history, powers and duties of the Governor-General of Australia. Links to relevant online resources are provided. From EdNA Online on January 26, 2006 at 11:30 p.m..


Australian Folklore - Stories from Australia's Culture and Recreation Portal This article describes aspects of Australian Folklore. It also contains a brief overview of aboriginal folklore, the European experience and convict folklore, bushrangers, the goldfields, droving and shearing. Links to relevant online resources are provided. From EdNA Online on January 26, 2006 at 11:30 p.m..


Australian Flora - Stories from Australia's Culture and Recreation Portal This article gives an introduction to the variety of unique native plants in Australia. It focuses on the importance of eucalypts (gum trees) as the dominant plants of the Australian landscape. It looks at the history, importance and characteristics of the Golden Wattle, Acacia pycnantha - the national floral emblem. Links to relevant online resources are provided. From EdNA Online on January 26, 2006 at 11:30 p.m..


Australian Fauna - Stories from Australia's Culture and Recreation Portal A brief description of some of Australia's unique animals: emus, wombats, echidnas, platypuses, koalas, kangaroos and Tasmanian devils. Includes where they are found, what they eat, how they breed and their patterns of behaviour. Links to relevant online resources are provided. From EdNA Online on January 26, 2006 at 11:30 p.m..


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