• The secret to self control | Jonathan Bricker | TEDxRainier
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    The secret to self control | Jonathan Bricker | TEDxRainier

    Translator: Emanuele Rossi Reviewer: TED Translators admin Let me tell you about my mom. My mom was 42 years old when I was born, and she started exercising for the first time in her life. She started by running around the block, and then she started doing 5K races, and then she started doing 10K races. And after that, she ran a marathon, and after that, my mom did a triathlon. By the time she was 57 years old, my mom was trekking uphill to the base camp of Mt. Everest. (Laughter) And let me tell you about my dad. (Laughter) When I was a kid, my dad used to…

  • An Animated Introduction to Social Science
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    An Animated Introduction to Social Science

    All right. If we’re all settled? Yes? Good. Welcome. We are the Social Science department. Now, I’ll get right to it. The question on everyone’s mind: “Just what the heck is social science?” Well, let me try to explain. Social, as in society, as in human beings. Science, as in the facts, the systematic study of a thing, the pursuit of its true nature. We seek to understand the nature of people and society. What does it mean to be human? What defines a person? Is it history? Is it ancestry? How has he worked, struggled, thrived? In his environment! Sorry? In his environment. Did he live on a mountain?…

  • Liberal Arts - what you will study ⚱📚🎶🤔
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    Liberal Arts – what you will study ⚱📚🎶🤔

    so each individual liberal arts degree is unique to that person it will be based upon their own research interests based upon what they want to study within the liberal arts program we have core liberal arts modules and then you'll have different options to choose from from archaeology and American and Canadian Studies right through to sociology and politics and philosophy new areas that you may not have encountered before but can give you insight into particular ideas habits approaches and to enable you to understand the world better

  • Sheena Iyengar: The art of choosing
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    Sheena Iyengar: The art of choosing

    Translator: Dita BytyciReviewer: Helena Bedalli Sot, do t'ju marr me vete rreth botës në 18 minuta. Baza ime ku operoj është në ShBA, por le të fillojmë në anën tjetër të hartës, në Kioto, Japoni, ku unë po jetoja me një familje japoneze derisa po bëja një pjesë të hulumtumit për disertacionin tim 15 vite më parë. E dija edhe atëhere se do të ndeshesha në ndryshime kulturore dhe keqkuptime, por ato dilnin kur më së paku e prisja. Në ditën time të parë, shkova në një restorant, dhe kërkova për një filxhan qaj të gjelbër me sheqer. Pas një heshtje, kamarieri tha, "Askush nuk vë sheqer në qaj të…