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Faculty of English - Introductions
Faculty of English - Introductions
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Apr 1, 2019 Oxford University
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This series brings together lectures given by members of Oxford’s Faculty of English as Open Day taster lectures or as introductory lectures for undergraduates. The series covers a diverse range of topics, drawing on the Faculty’s wide-ranging research into English Language and Literature. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/faculty-of-english-introductions/id1457826231. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Federated Logic Conference (FLoC) 2018
Federated Logic Conference (FLoC) 2018
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Sep 4, 2018 Oxford University
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During the past 50 years there has been extensive, continuous, and increasing interaction between logic and computer science. In many respects, logic provides computer science with both a unifying foundational framework and a modelling tool. Indeed, logic has rightly been called 'the calculus of computer science," playing a crucial role in such diverse areas as artificial intelligence, computational complexity, distributed computing, database systems, hardware design, programming...
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Overcoming a Sense of Academic Failure
Overcoming a Sense of Academic Failure
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Sep 4, 2018 Oxford University
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Many of us have phases where we have no idea what we’re doing, or everything feels like it’s going wrong: that we are failing, or even that we are failures. Sometimes such phases feel less like phases than a permanent default. And often we assume – wrongly – that no one else ever feels the same. This is an initiative intended to help make it OK to think and talk about failure. It includes five podcasts and a workbook. Find out more about the contributors, download the workbook, and give...
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Edward Lear's Feelings
Edward Lear's Feelings
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Apr 4, 2018 Oxford University
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Written and presented by Matthew Bevis and Jasmine Jagger. This series of 4 short programmes considers the life and achievements of Edward Lear and studies how the poet's feelings are explored in his work. The series showcases the astonishing range of Lear's abilities by looking at his nonsense writing alongside many other forms of expression (letters, diaries, drawings, and paintings). Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/edward-lears-feelings/id1367882704. Items in...
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Dec 13, 2017 Oxford University
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The annual public Uehiro Lecture Series captures the ethos of the Uehiro Centre, which is to bring the best scholarship in analytic philosophy to bear on the most significant problems of our time, and to make progress in the analysis and resolution of these issues to the highest academic standard, in a manner that is also accessible to the general public. Philosophy should not only create knowledge, it should make people’s lives better. Archived from iTunes at...
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Dec 13, 2017 Oxford University
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The Oxford Loebel Lectures and Research Programme (OLLRP) were established in 2013 with the generous support of J. Pierre Loebel, Clinical Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Washington, and Felice Loebel. The purpose of OLLRP is to address the shortcomings of a unilinear approach to mental illness that arise from focusing uniquely on biological, psychological or social factors. OLLRP will work towards delineating the nature and magnitude of...
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Emden History Lectures
Emden History Lectures
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Dec 4, 2017 Oxford University
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The Emden Lecture is an annual event at St Edmund Hall, University of Oxford, given by a guest historian and pitched at a non-specialist audience. It is named in honour of A.B. Emden, a distinguished medievalist and historian of universities who was Principal of St Edmund Hall from 1929 to 1951. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/emden-history-lectures/id1320917268. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Nov 28, 2017 Oxford University
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The Oxford Martin Programme on the Illegal Wildlife Trade aims to provide an international hub for interdisciplinary research on the illegal wildlife trade, and foster strong partnerships across sectors, particularly through its Wildlife Trade Symposia. Evolving Perspectives on the Demand for Illegal Wildlife Products is our first symposium to be held in Oxford, on the 25th-27th September 2017. The illegal and unsustainable wildlife trade is a major and growing threat to biodiversity,...
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Nov 20, 2017 Oxford University
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Post-War: Commemoration, Reconstruction, Reconciliation is a Mellon-Sawyer Seminar Series running in 2017-18 at the University of Oxford and Oxford Brookes University. It brings together academics from many different fields, politicians and leading figures from cultural policy and the charitable sector. They are joined by novelists, poets, artists and musicians whose work has marked war in some way. The Series is divided into three strands - Textual, Monumental, and Aural Commemoration - and is...
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Manuscript and Text Cultures
Manuscript and Text Cultures
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Nov 15, 2017 Oxford University
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An interdisciplinary research series hosted by Queen's College that brings together specialists and students working on manuscript and text cultures of the ancient Near East, the Mediterranean (Greece and Rome), ancient East and South Asia, and medieval Europe. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/manuscript-and-text-cultures/id1313755703. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Oct 31, 2017 Oxford University
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A series of lectures given on each Prime Minister's relationship with Europe since Margaret Thatcher by an individual who worked very closely with that leader. The series of lectures was recorded in Autumn 2017 at the Weston Library hosted by Will Hutton, the Principal of Hertford College, in conjunction with Lord Adonis. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/prime-ministers-and-europe-since-thatcher-the/id1304470937. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Lincoln College
Lincoln College
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Sep 22, 2017 Oxford University
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Podcasts from Lincoln College, Oxford Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/lincoln-college/id1288508790. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Learning Technology at Oxford
Learning Technology at Oxford
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Jul 14, 2017 Oxford University
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A wide range of innovative technologies for teaching, learning and assessment is exciting the curiosity of tutors and lecturers in Oxford today. We can help you harness your curiosity! With your teaching objectives as the starting-point, we can help you to identify the optimal technique and tool to meet your needs and provide your students with a stimulating and productive learning experience, whether face-to-face, online or a blend of both. Our advice has an extensive knowledge base of...
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Teaching the Codex
Teaching the Codex
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Jul 14, 2017 Oxford University
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Presentations from the 2016, 2017, and 2019 Teaching the Codex colloquia at Merton College, Oxford. Organisers: Mary Boyle and Tristan Franklinos. Committee: Alexander Peplow and Jessica Rahardjo. Sponsors: Merton College History of the Book Group (2016, 2017, 2019); Oxford Medieval Studies, sponsored by the Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH) (2016, 2017); the Lancelyn Green Foundation Fund (2016, 2017, 2019); the Craven Committee (2016); the Society for the Study of Medieval...
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Strachey 100: an Oxford Computing Pioneer
Strachey 100: an Oxford Computing Pioneer
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Jun 26, 2017 Oxford University
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Christopher Strachey (1916–1975) was a pioneering computer scientist and the founder of the Programming Research Group, now part of the Department of Computer Science at Oxford University. Although Strachey was keenly interested in the practical aspects of computing, it is in the theoretical side that he most indelibly left his mark, notably by creating with Dana Scott the denotational (or as he called it, ‘mathematical’) approach to defining the semantics of programming languages....
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Trust the Evidence
Trust the Evidence
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Apr 3, 2017 Oxford University
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A new podcast series from the Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine, University of Oxford, presenting conversations with individuals interested in improving healthcare through the use of better evidence. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/trust-the-evidence/id1221911020. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Mar 20, 2017 Oxford University
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The Humanities Division at Oxford has developed an exciting relationship with the National Trust, culminating in the Trusted Source Knowledge Transfer Partnership. http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/ktp Celebrating our collaboration, this interdisciplinary lecture series explores and interrogates the many challenges and opportunities facing the higher education and heritage sectors in the 21st century, and highlights the many points of connection between our two institutions from a number of...
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Staging History, 1780 to 1840
Staging History, 1780 to 1840
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Dec 14, 2016 Oxford University
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In this series, Michael Burden, David Kennerley and Susan Valladares from the University of Oxford discuss the fashion for staging historical dramas in British and American theatres in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. The series accompanies the Bodleian Library’s exhibition on this theme and the podcasts include descriptions and discussions of many of the items on display. Archived from iTunes at...
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Recording the Reformation
Recording the Reformation
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Dec 9, 2016 Oxford University
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Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/recording-the-reformation/id1185011856. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Women in Oxford's History (Series One)
Women in Oxford's History (Series One)
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Oct 19, 2016 Oxford University
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Discover the lives of women who have made an impact on the city and university. This is the first series which was released in 2016. For current episodes, released monthly, visit our iTunes feed (https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/women-in-oxfords-history/id1317847547?mt=2) or search for 'Women in Oxford's History'. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/women-in-oxfords-history-series-one/id1167066266. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Women's Responses to the Reformation
Women's Responses to the Reformation
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Sep 5, 2016 Oxford University
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The 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s 95 Theses is fast approaching. The University of Oxford has begun preparations to mark this key event in European history, some of which are centred on the Taylor Institution’s collection of Lutheran pamphlets. This workshop focuses specifically on how women from all walks of life, and from across Europe and beyond, responded to the events of the Reformation. In particular, we are interested in exploring women’s cultural and written responses. We...
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Journal of Practical Ethics
Journal of Practical Ethics
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Aug 23, 2016 Oxford University
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The Journal of Practical Ethics, an open access journal in moral and political philosophy (and related areas), published by the Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics, located at the University of Oxford. In this series, an author from each issue of the journal presents an overview of their paper in conversation with Dave Edmonds of Philosophy Bites. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/journal-of-practical-ethics/id1146824181. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Jun 3, 2016 Oxford University
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A student-led workshop organised under the auspices of the Society for Modern Greek Studies and the Sub-Faculty of Modern Greek, University of Oxford, with the support of the Onassis Foundation. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/renegotiations-of-history-in-light-of-the-greek-crisis/id1120698713. Items in this collection are restricted.
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May 25, 2016 Oxford University
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Around the world, people face abuse, arbitrary arrest, extortion, violence, severe discrimination and lack of official protection because of their sexual orientation and/or gender identity. This latest issue of FMR includes 26 articles on the abuse of rights of forced migrants who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or intersex. Authors discuss both the challenges faced and examples of good practice in securing protection for LGBTI forced migrants. See more at:...
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May 25, 2016 Oxford University
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It is not common practice to include people with disabilities among those who are considered as particularly vulnerable in disasters and displacement and who therefore require targeted response – yet statistics tell us that up to 10% of all displaced people will have a disability. The 27 feature theme articles in this issue of FMR show why disabled people who are displaced need particular consideration and highlight some of the initiatives taken (locally and at the global level) to change...
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May 25, 2016 Oxford University
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The 32 articles and short pieces in the feature theme section of FMR 38 look at the effects of changes in technology – particularly in communications technology – on displaced people and those who work with them. FMR 38 also includes eight articles on other forced migration subjects. This issue is available in English, French, Spanish and Arabic. See more at: http://www.fmreview.org/technology Archived from iTunes at...
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Crisis (Forced Migration Review 45)
Crisis (Forced Migration Review 45)
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May 25, 2016 Oxford University
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Many people who are displaced, or become ‘trapped’, in the context of diverse humanitarian crises do not fit well within existing legal, policy and operational frameworks for the protection of refugees and IDPs. This raises questions about whether there needs to be – or can be – more systematic ways of dealing with assistance and protection for people affected by ‘crises’ such as environmental disruption, gang violence, nuclear disasters, food shortages and so on. FMR 45 contains 33...
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May 25, 2016 Oxford University
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Asylum seekers and refugees – men, women and even children – are increasingly detained and interned around the world, as are numbers of other migrants. Sometimes detained indefinitely and often in appalling conditions, they may suffer not only deprivation of their liberty but other abuses of their human rights too. Detention may appear to be a convenient solution to states’ political quest to manage migration (often as a precursor to deportation) but it is an expensive option and has...
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Ethics, Law and Armed Conflict
Ethics, Law and Armed Conflict
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Apr 26, 2016 Oxford University
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Podcasts of seminars and events held at the Oxford Institute for Ethics, Law and Armed Conflict, University of Oxford. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ethics-law-and-armed-conflict/id1107584157. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Medieval German Studies
Medieval German Studies
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Feb 23, 2016 Oxford University
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Medieval German Studies in Oxford cover the full range of the literary, cultural and linguistic heritage of the German speaking lands from 800 to 1600. Special areas of interests are the transmission of text in manuscript and early print, mysticism and devotional writing and courtly literature. We work in close collaboration with the Bodleian Libraries, Oxford Medieval Studies and the wider Humanities context of TORCH. http://www.mod-langs.ox.ac.uk/medievalgerman Archived from iTunes at...
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Feb 15, 2016 Oxford University
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Presented by the Faculty of Philosophy and the Department for Continuing Education, this event will explore the areas in which the philosophy of mind and ethics or the philosophy of value come into contact with issues about mental health. Philosophy of psychiatry includes within its ambit questions about the nature of mental disorder as distinct from purely neurological disorder, questions about the psychological conditions required for moral responsibility and legal culpability, and questions...
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Living in the Stone Age
Living in the Stone Age
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Oct 14, 2015 Oxford University
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In this series of 11 short films Experimental Archaeologists, Oxford University Lecturers and Bushcraft specialists demonstrate a range of Stone Age crafts, skills and technologies as well as art and music. Each 5 minute film can be used in the classroom to focus on a particular technology. For further information and more Prehistory resources for teachers visit: www.ashmolean.org/education/learningresources Archived from iTunes at...
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Openness at Oxford
Openness at Oxford
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Jul 14, 2015 Oxford University
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This podcast series explores the movement towards ‘Openness’ at the University of Oxford and beyond. Informational videos address topics ranging from ‘What is Openness?’, to ‘Open Educational Resources’, to ‘Podcasting’, while individual interviews with researchers and academics at the University offer fascinating insights into projects and initiatives conducted in the spirit of ‘openness’. Finally, ‘Open Data: The Golden Age of Discovery’ is a short documentary on the...
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Jun 11, 2015 Oxford University
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A range of lectures and talks from the Department of Engineering at the University of Oxford, the only unified department in the UK which offers accredited courses in all the major branches of engineering. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/department-of-engineering-science-lectures/id998836593. Items in this collection are restricted.
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May 15, 2015 Oxford University
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The Dean's Seminar Series presents the latest business research from professors and researchers at Oxford Saïd. Hosted by Peter Moores Dean Professor Peter Tufano, and Dr Felix Reed-Tsochas, Associate Dean for Research, each seminar explores key aspects of specific research fields, such as consumer behaviour in marketing, entrepreneurial finance, or technology and operations management. New seminars are added twice each term. Archived from iTunes at...
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Jan 12, 2015 Oxford University
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2014 was a year of commemoration for the wars and unrest of the twentieth century: the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War; the anniversaries of 1944, final year of the Second World War and the opening battles of the Vietnam War in 1954; the end of apartheid in South Africa in 1994. Claire O’Mahony, Course Director of the MSt in the History of Design, convened the 2014 annual Design History Society conference at Oxford's Department for Continuing Education reflecting upon the...
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Jan 12, 2015 Oxford University
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2014 was a year of commemoration for the wars and unrest of the twentieth century: the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War; the anniversaries of 1944, final year of the Second World War and the opening battles of the Vietnam War in 1954; the end of apartheid in South Africa in 1994. Claire O’Mahony, Course Director of the MSt in the History of Design, convened the 2014 annual Design History Society conference at Oxford's Department for Continuing Education reflecting upon the...
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Revolutionary Biology
Revolutionary Biology
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Oct 28, 2014 Oxford University
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NDM celebrates the International Year of Crystallography. Our documentary series Revolutionary Biology explains how the field of structural biology has developed over the past 100 years, Oxford’s involvement in that development, and where we go from here! Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/revolutionary-biology/id934413992. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Oxford on Film: From Attic to Archive
Oxford on Film: From Attic to Archive
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Oct 6, 2014 Oxford University
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In this series we seek to rediscover film footage of Oxford’s past and make it available for public viewing. How has Oxford changed? How has it remained the same? What important events have happened at Oxford University? Each episode in the series makes use of archive films to explore when, where and how the films were taken, and what they can tell us about the history of the University, the city of Dreaming Spires and the surrounding Oxfordshire countryside. The series will include films...
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Apr 28, 2014 Oxford University
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These podcasts offer an introduction into a variety of Digital Humanities projects across the University of Oxford. They form part of the project launch for ‘Promoting Interdisciplinary Engagement in the Digital Humanities', and 'DHCrowdScribe', training and project-based research initiatives designed to assist doctoral and early career researchers interested in advancing knowledge creation and production through the creative and exciting myriad of opportunities available in Digital...
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Women in Medical Science
Women in Medical Science
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Apr 14, 2014 Oxford University
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Successful female scientists share their stories and speak candidly about their career in medical sciences and life experiences. The series of lectures is open to men and women at all stages of their career and covers the pressing issues facing scientists today, including: career pathways, funding challenges, work and life balance, mentorship, and career progression. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/women-in-medical-science/id862396584. Items in this collection are...
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Asian Studies Centre
Asian Studies Centre
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Apr 8, 2014 Oxford University
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The Asian Studies Centre was founded in 1982 at St Antony's College and is primarily a co-ordinating organisation which exists to bring together specialists from a wide variety of different disciplines. Geographically, the Centre predominantly covers South, Southeast and East Asia. The Asian Studies Centre works closely with scholars in the Oriental Institute, the Oxford China Centre, the Contemporary South Asian Studies Programme and the Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies (in premises at St...
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Apr 7, 2014 Oxford University
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Blogging is becoming an increasingly important aspect of academic life - a way to increase academic output, reach new audiences and foster original debates. This event was an opportunity to learn about opportunities in the world of academic blogging, understand current trends, and gain insight and advice from the experts. On Tuesday 25 February, the Department of Politics and International Relations hosted an event on the subject of 'Academic Blogging: Political Analysis in the Digital Age' in...
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Mar 31, 2014 Oxford University
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This series of podcasts by Marianne Talbot will equip you with everything you need to improve your reasoning skills. You will learn to recognize arguments and distinguish them from other sets of sentences, analyse them logic-book style into premises and conclusion, classify them as deductive or inductive and evaluate them appropriately to their type. You will also learn about fallacies - bad arguments that look like good arguments. Archived from iTunes at...
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Border Criminologies
Border Criminologies
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Mar 28, 2014 Oxford University
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Border Criminologies brings together academics, practitioners and those who have experienced border control from around the world. Showcasing original research from a range of perspectives, we hope to better understand the effect of border control and to explore alternatives. Through an emphasis on visual resources and first hand accounts we hope to flesh out our understanding of the lived experience of law and policy and to develop the emerging field of inquiry into border control within...
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McMichael Symposium
McMichael Symposium
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Jan 13, 2014 Oxford University
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Researchers, past and present colleagues of Professor Sir Andrew McMichael, gathered on the 21st September 2012 for a Symposium reflecting on the evolution of Immunology in Oxford. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/mcmichael-symposium/id796480623. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Teddy Talks
Teddy Talks
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Jan 13, 2014 Oxford University
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Recordings of talks by guest speakers at networking breakfast events for alumni of St Edmund Hall Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/teddy-talks/id796464949. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Weidenfeld Debates
Weidenfeld Debates
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Jan 13, 2014 Oxford University
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Podcasts from the Institute of Strategic Dialogue Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/weidenfeld-debates/id796478790. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Jan 13, 2014 Oxford University
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New Insights and Directions in Religious Epistemology, a series of workshops held in Oxford University on 13th-14th March and 12th-13th June 2013. The aim of this project is to make a bold and lasting impact on religious epistemology. This project aims to bring recent developments in epistemology to bear on topics in the philosophy of religion in a way that will open up new channels of research in religious epistemology. The project is centered around, but not limited to, interesting and novel...
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Jan 13, 2014 Oxford University
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The Department welcomed members of the public by the hundreds to this year's Open Day, 26 September. Guests attended 40 events - short lectures, workshops, informational sessions and walking tours - all free of charge. Here is a selection of the events that happened on the day. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/department-for-continuing-education-open-day-2013/id796453996. Items in this collection are restricted.
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English at Oxford
English at Oxford
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Jan 13, 2014 Oxford University
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The Faculty of English Language and Literature is by far the largest English Department in the UK, with over 75 permanent postholders, a further 70 Faculty members, 900 undergraduates and 300 postgraduates. The Faculty has a very distinguished research and teaching record, covering all periods of English Literature. This series includes talks from the English Faculty Open days. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/english-at-oxford/id796418602. Items in this collection...
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McMichael Symposium
McMichael Symposium
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Jan 13, 2014 Oxford University
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Researchers, past and present colleagues of Professor Sir Andrew McMichael, gathered on the 21st September 2012 for a Symposium reflecting on the evolution of Immunology in Oxford. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/mcmichael-symposium/id796488897. Items in this collection are restricted.
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First World War: New Perspectives
First World War: New Perspectives
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Jan 10, 2014 Oxford University
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A series of short introductory talks from experts in the field presenting new perspectives on the First World War. Produced by the University of Oxford. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/first-world-war-new-perspectives/id795020075. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Aug 9, 2013 Oxford University
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The Cutlural Connections course was a 5-day workshop as part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013 (http://digital.humanities.ox.ac.uk/dhoxss/). Cultural Connections offered an introduction to public engagement skills to help researchers work effectively within and beyond universities. It focussed on digital publishing, knowledge exchange, research communication, public engagement and measuring impact, drawing on the knowledge and experience of expert researchers and...
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NDM Public Engagement
NDM Public Engagement
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Jul 19, 2013 Oxford University
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The NDM recognises that public engagement is vital in order to educate, inform and build a relationship with the community. Our scientists are actively engaging in open discussion, and meeting people to debate, listen and learn. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ndm-public-engagement/id676179612. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Oxford Chinese Economy Programme
Oxford Chinese Economy Programme
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Jul 15, 2013 Oxford University
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A series of lectures looking at China's rapidly-changing economy and society, from the China Policy Forum organised by OXCEP at St Edmund Hall. The speakers examine four highly-topical policy issues: technology and industrial upgrading policies; policies against poverty; policies for the ageing population; and the economic causes and cures of social instability. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/oxford-chinese-economy-programme/id674007704. Items in this collection...
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Jul 11, 2013 Oxford University
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Many people and countries are now beginning to evaluate the success of their lives or society not purely in terms of money or gross domestic product. The currency of traditional economics - preference satisfaction - has fallen into question as an ethical value. The global financial crisis is seen by many as a failure of capitalism. Some countries have proposed a Gross Happiness Index to replace GDP as the measure of the productivity of a country. What is of intrinsic value in human lives? How...
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NDM International Activities
NDM International Activities
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Jun 6, 2013 Oxford University
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Faculty at the Nuffield Department of Medicine have been carrying out ground-breaking research overseas for nearly thirty years. We are now working on new and established projects in China, South-East Asia and East Africa with several collaborative partners. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ndm-international-activities/id657389539. Items in this collection are restricted.
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UKERC Energy Workshops
UKERC Energy Workshops
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May 23, 2013 Oxford University
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In this series of lectures, various presenters outline key energy issues. All presentations were part of events organised by the UK Energy Research Centre's conference team, the Meeting Place. The Meeting Place brings together diverse people within the energy community to bring benefits to UK energy researchers. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ukerc-energy-workshops/id652757698. Items in this collection are restricted.
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HIV
HIV
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Apr 30, 2013 Oxford University
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HIV is one of the worst epidemics in human history, and has had a devastating impact on populations worldwide. Our HIV podcasts describe the leading efforts by NDM researchers to develop new treatments and possible vaccines for HIV, as well as to understand and prevent its transmission, to help reduce the global HIV disease burden and improve outcomes for patients worldwide. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/hiv/id642797397. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Genetics
Genetics
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Apr 30, 2013 Oxford University
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We are all products of our genes, and Genetics is a major focus of NDM research. Our podcasts on genetics look at a variety of projects, including the study of some common and less-common inherited afflictions, as well as the effects our genes can have on disease susceptibility and the efficacy of treatment. Moreover, NDM researchers lead in studying the genetic variation within and between human populations, to understand the similarities and differences between us all. Archived from iTunes at...
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Translational and Clinical
Translational and Clinical
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Apr 30, 2013 Oxford University
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Translational and Clinical Medicine is the ongoing effort to bring basic science from the bench to the patient, as well as to elucidate safety and effectiveness of the medicines on which we depend. The NDM podcasts on translational and clinical medicine detail our work in this wide-ranging field, from the identification and design of new medicines to clinical trials and trial design and regulation. Archived from iTunes at...
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Plants and People
Plants and People
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Mar 8, 2013 Oxford University
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A series of lectures from the Oxford Botanical Gardens on Plants and People. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/plants-and-people/id616697667. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Feb 28, 2013 Oxford University
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Interviews and Commentaries from the Oxford Martin School, including Institute overviews and director interviews. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/oxford-martin-school-interviews-and-commentaries/id608243649. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Feb 28, 2013 Oxford University
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Lectures on international law issues by eminent scholars, practitioners and judges of national and international courts. The lecture series is brought to you by the Public International Law Discussion Group, part of the Law Faculty of the University of Oxford, and is supported by the British Branch of the International Law Association and Oxford University Press. Further details of this series can be found on the Public International Law at Oxford website. The Oxford Global Justice Lecture was...
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Feb 9, 2013 Oxford University
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Podcasts from the Oxford Symposium on Justice and Self-Determination in West Papua held by the Oxford Transitional Justice Research group, part of the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/oxford-transitional-justice-research-conference-justice/id601630030. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Feb 9, 2013 Oxford University
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The department hosts a range of conferences, lectures, workshops and other events, some of which are featured on this page, including our graduate research students’ conference which provides students with an opportunity to present their research findings, and an HIV/AIDS day.  Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/department-of-social-policy-and-intervention/id601624610. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Jan 28, 2013 Oxford University
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The Department welcomed members of the public by the hundreds to this year's Open Day, 14 November. Guests attended 33 events - short lectures, workshops, informational sessions and walking tours - all free of charge. Here is a small selection of the events that happened on the day. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/department-for-continuing-education-open-day-2012/id597348543. Items in this collection are restricted.
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D.H. Lawrence
D.H. Lawrence
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Jan 28, 2013 Oxford University
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Lecture Series looking at D.H. Lawrence, author of Women in Love, Sons and Lovers and Lady Chatterley's Lover. These lectures focus on specific aspects of Lawrence's writing; from his use of humour to his views on Christianity. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/d-h-lawrence/id597373344. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Stargazing
Stargazing
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Jan 28, 2013 Oxford University
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Find out more about our night sky, from new planets to far-off galaxies and the vastness of the Universe. A series of short talks and presentations for the general public from leading astronomy researchers at the Oxford University Physics department - http://www.physics.ox.ac.uk/ Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/stargazing/id597390004. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Was there a Russian Enlightenment?
Was there a Russian Enlightenment?
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Dec 3, 2012 Oxford University
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A one-day conference held at Ertegun House, Oxford on Saturday 10th November 2012. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/was-there-a-russian-enlightenment/id583936885. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Botanic Garden Chemistry Audio Tour
Botanic Garden Chemistry Audio Tour
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Oct 19, 2012 Oxford University
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A chemistry tour of the Oxford University Botanic Garden. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/botanic-garden-chemistry-audio-tour/id571879394. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Engage: Social Media Talks
Engage: Social Media Talks
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Oct 19, 2012 Oxford University
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Lunchtime talks delivered during the social media term at Oxford University covering a wide variety of social media topics. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/engage-social-media-talks/id571879134. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Rewley House Research Seminars
Rewley House Research Seminars
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Aug 7, 2012 Oxford University
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The multi-disciplinary research seminars are held once a term at Rewley House, and are designed to highlight current and future research initiatives in the Department for Continuing Education. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/rewley-house-research-seminars/id551345467. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Jul 31, 2012 Oxford University
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Podcasts from the Oxford Study of Children's Communications Impairments particularly focusing on Professor Dorothy Bishop's research. The primary aim of it is to increase our understanding of why some children have specific language impairment (SLI), a condition diagnosed when the child has unusual difficulty in language acquisition, despite normal development in other areas. "The approach taken in this programme is to obtain convergent evidence using a range of methods and populations....
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Interviews on Great Writers
Interviews on Great Writers
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Jul 30, 2012 Oxford University
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A series of interviews with academic experts on a number of great writers. Part of the Great Writers Inspire project. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/interviews-on-great-writers/id549125626. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Jun 25, 2012 Oxford University
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This series focuses on the work of The Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE) - an economic research centre within the Department of Economics at Oxford University. These short talks look at specific research topics within the CSAE and are aimed at people who are interested in learning more about African and other world Economies such as Latin America. CSAE researchers often use unique data which give them unrivaled insight into the underlying issues. The resulting policy...
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May 29, 2012 Oxford University
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The study of populations and demographics is explained in detail in this introductory series by Professor David Coleman, Professor of Demography. Using statistics gathered from censuses, parish records and other sources, Professor Coleman looks at the ways in which populations rise and fall through history. This series is at an introductory level and individuals need no prior knowledge of analyzing statistics or mathematics. Archived from iTunes at...
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Mansfield College
Mansfield College
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May 24, 2012 Oxford University
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Mansfield College is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford. Our membership comprises approximately 50 academic staff, 220 undergraduates, 50 graduates and 35 visiting students. This small size engenders friendly and close relationships not only amongst undergraduates, but also between Junior (undergraduate), Middle (graduate) and Senior (tutors) Common Rooms. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/mansfield-college/id530148332. Items in this...
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Mansfield College
Mansfield College
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May 22, 2012 Oxford University
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Mansfield College is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford. Our membership comprises approximately 50 academic staff, 220 undergraduates, 50 graduates and 35 visiting students. This small size engenders friendly and close relationships not only amongst undergraduates, but also between Junior (undergraduate), Middle (graduate) and Senior (tutors) Common Rooms. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/mansfield-college/id529529127. Items in this...
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Great Writers Inspire
Great Writers Inspire
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Apr 18, 2012 Oxford University
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PLEASE NOTE: The 'Great Writers Inspire' project has its own website which features much more extensive, diverse and updated content. Please visit https://writersinspires.org From Dickens to Shakespeare, from Chaucer to Kipling and from Austen to Blake, this significant collection contains inspirational short talks freely available to the public and the education community worldwide. This series is aimed primarily at first year undergraduates but will be of interest to school students preparing...
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Geographies of the World's Knowledge
Geographies of the World's Knowledge
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Mar 28, 2012 Oxford University
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Who owns the world's knowledge? Who produces it? Who is able to consume it? Has the Internet democratized geographies of information? This free interactive book containing accessible, informative and beautiful maps and graphics illustrates geographies of knowledge in our Internet Age. It visualizes and explores contemporary patterns of commercially produced and peer-produced knowledge. The intriguing results should be seen by anyone interested in better understanding the global flows of...
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Brasenose College
Brasenose College
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Mar 28, 2012 Oxford University
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Podcasts from Brasenose College. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/brasenose-college/id512222499. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Open Science
Open Science
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Mar 9, 2012 Oxford University
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In this series of podcasts we consider the impact of opening up science: allowing both the research community and the public to freely access the results of scientific work. Individuals can be fully informed about medical or environmental research, students worldwide can get access to the latest work, and software agents can roam the vast scientific knowledge base seeking patterns and correlations that no human has observed. Ultimately, it may profoundly change the way science is done. The...
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Wadham College
Wadham College
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Mar 2, 2012 Oxford University
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400 years after its foundation, Wadham College enjoys a reputation for academic excellence within an informal and progressive community. Over the centuries, the College has nurtured enquiring minds in numerous fields. Amongst them are Sir Christopher Wren, Robert Boyle and Robert Hooke, polymaths from the seventeenth century; the scholar and researcher Edward Stone who first identified the medicinal properties of willow bark and so led to the discovery of salicylic acid, the active ingredient...
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Free Speech Debate
Free Speech Debate
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Feb 1, 2012 Oxford University
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Free Speech Debate (http://freespeechdebate.com/) is a global, multilingual website for the discussion of free speech in the age of mass migration and the internet. Ten draft principles for global free speech are laid out, together with explanations and case studies - all for debate. Prominent figures from diverse cultures, faiths and political tendencies are interviewed and asked to comment through video, audio and text. Individual users from across the world are strongly encouraged to take...
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Medieval English
Medieval English
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Jan 30, 2012 Oxford University
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Podcasts of Medieval English lectures, and supporting material, presented at the English Faculty, University of Oxford. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/medieval-english/id498982669. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Rothermere American Institute
Rothermere American Institute
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Dec 2, 2011 Oxford University
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Podcasts of lectures and seminars held at the Rothermere American Institute, University of Oxford. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/rothermere-american-institute/id485749040. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Sidney Ball Memorial Lectures
Sidney Ball Memorial Lectures
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Nov 24, 2011 Oxford University
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The Sidney Ball Memorial Lectures were established after the First World War in memory of Sidney Ball who was a philosophy fellow at St John's College, Oxford. Sidney Ball was both a political radical and 'an energetic university reformer' concerned that contemporary social and economic problems should be studied at Oxford. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/sidney-ball-memorial-lectures/id483387170. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Lady Margaret Hall
Lady Margaret Hall
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Nov 24, 2011 Oxford University
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Lady Margaret Hall is an academic community at Oxford University, utterly committed to research and scholarship and to effective, highly personalised teaching and learning for students from all backgrounds. The College prepares its students to live and work in a fast-moving, complex, and global society that is hungry for knowledge, communication, and integrity. LMH was born 133 years ago of a dual passion for learning and for equality, and it continues to draw inspiration from this great...
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Nov 18, 2011 Oxford University
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Ten short podcasts on quirky aspects of eighteenth-century life. This series of short podcasts offers an alternative history of the eighteenth century. Ten poems were chosen that illustrate the everyday and the extraordinary, the comic and the serious aspects of the period. Each talk begins with a poem, and shows its significance: how a satire on the pleasures of tobacco tells us of the relationship between intoxication and inspiration, or how a poem on apple pie speaks of evolving national...
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1909: The People's Budget
1909: The People's Budget
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Nov 16, 2011 Oxford University
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Presentations and lectures from the 1909 People's Budget Symposium, held in October, 2009 on Lloyd George's landmark budget in 1909, which gave way to significant social reforms. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/1909-the-peoples-budget/id481299731. Items in this collection are restricted.
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Nov 7, 2011 Oxford University
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The Bodleian Library's winter 2009/10 exhibition tells the story of how together Jews, Christians and Muslims have contributed to the development of the book. Crossing Borders: Hebrew Manuscripts as a Meeting-place of Cultures draws on the Bodleian's Hebrew holdings, one of the largest and most important collections of Hebrew manuscripts in the world. Covering a time span of 300 years between the thirteenth century and fifteenth century, the exhibition brings to light different aspects of...
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Aug 23, 2011 Oxford University
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An interdisciplinary conference focusing on new ideas and discoveries in research on the evolution of human cognition The conference focuses on genetic, developmental, and socio-cultural processes that have played a particularly significant role in the evolution of human cognition, and on uniquely human cognitive achievements in domains such as causal understanding, language, social learning, theory of mind and meta-cognition. The event was supported by All Souls College, The British Academy,...
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Pitt Rivers Museum
Pitt Rivers Museum
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Aug 17, 2011 Oxford University
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Pitt Rivers Museum at the School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography in Oxford houses archaeological and ethnographic objects from all parts of the world. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/pitt-rivers-museum/id458064578. Items in this collection are restricted.
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History Faculty
History Faculty
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Jul 13, 2011 Oxford University
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Podcasts from the History Faculty. Today the University is one of the world's most encompassing centres for the study of history. The faculty has about a hundred permanent teaching staff, nearly twelve hundred undergraduates, and almost five hundred graduate students attracted from many countries. Historians also abound in other departments. At their service is the Bodleian library and its ancillaries, which count among the greatest of research collections. Archived from iTunes at...
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Wolfson College Podcasts
Wolfson College Podcasts
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Jun 30, 2011 Oxford University
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Wolfson is the largest graduate college in Oxford. Our diverse student body has a wide spread of disciplines and nationalities. The College is both traditional and unconventional, forward thinking and friendly. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/wolfson-college-podcasts/id447565902. Items in this collection are restricted.
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St John's College
St John's College
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Jun 8, 2011 Oxford University
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Today, St John's is home to approximately 390 undergraduates, 200 graduate students, 100 fellows and 25 College lecturers. Nearly every subject studied at the University is represented in St John's. A vibrant international community, it fosters intellectual rigour, creativity, and independence in its students, teachers, and researchers. St John's was founded in 1555 by Sir Thomas White, a wealthy London merchant. White was Master of the Merchant Taylors' Company, and established a number of...
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Theology Faculty
Theology Faculty
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Jun 1, 2011 Oxford University
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Theology is one of the oldest faculties in this ancient University. One of the first courses of lectures given at Oxford was in Theology, over 800 years ago. Alexander Neckham, from St Albans, is recorded as giving biblical and moral lectures as early as 1193, on the Psalms of David and the Wisdom of Solomon. One of the first major University buildings was the Divinity School, which was begun in 1423 to cater for Theology lectures. There are various Research Centres within the Theology Faculty:...
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Apr 19, 2011 Oxford University
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The Ian Ramsey Centre for Science and Religion conducts research into religious beliefs and theological concepts in relation to the sciences. The Centre is a part of the Theology Faculty at the University of Oxford. Archived from iTunes at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ian-ramsey-centre-for-science-and-religion/id433131291. Items in this collection are restricted.
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