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Conversations with History

Harry Kreisler is the creator, executive producer and host of the Conversations with History series. Conceived in 1982 by Mr. Kreisler as a way to capture and preserve...

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on Apr 19, 2012
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Discussion on Operation Bluestar

The Indian army attacked the Darbar Sahib in an assault that was code named “Operation Blue Star” from June 3-5, 1984 to coincide with the martyrdom day of Guru Arjan...

on Apr 20, 2012
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Conference on Mormonism and American Politics

on Apr 26, 2012
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The Story of Slums in Delhi

The lecture is part of YCARs Asian Transformations event series, which reflects upon key transformations and continuities in Asian societies, diasporas and studies, and in...

on Apr 29, 2012
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History of the World Since 1500 CE

This course presents and at the same time critiques a narrative world history after 1500 CE. The purpose of the course is to convey an understanding of how this rapidly growing...

on Apr 30, 2012
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Research Without Borders

The Columbia University Scholarly Communication Program presents a series of events on today's pivotal issues in scholarly communication. Featured speakers offer a broad range...

on May 01, 2012
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Libya and the Arab Revolts

On March 3rd, 2011, the Middle East Institute engaged in a discussion about the Libyan government's response to public revolution and how Libya's outcome will Impact new...

by Yussef Assed, Peter Awn, Ali Ahmida, Khaled Mattawa, Peter Gran
on May 01, 2012
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Caste and Contemporary India

The conference, "Caste and Contemporary India," took place on October 16th and 17th, 2009, at Columbia University in honor of alumnus Dr. B. R. Ambedkar.  The...

on Apr 26, 2012
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Beyond Security: Democratic Contestations in Bangladesh and Pakistan

The South Asia Institute presentsBeyond Security: Democratic Contestations in Bangladesh and PakistanRecorded on Friday and Saturday, October 14 and 15, 2011 Recorded on Friday...

on May 01, 2012
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The Truth: Gujarat 2002

Footage of the press conference held by Tehelka on October 25, 2007 at the Press Club, New Delhi, to reveal the finding of the groundbreaking investigation into the events in...

on May 15, 2012
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Nonviolence: From Gandhi to Martin Luther King

An introduction to the science of nonviolence, mainly as seen through the life and work of Mahatma Gandhi. Historical overview of nonviolence East and the West up to the American...

on Nov 18, 2011
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Studio Seminar in Public Art

How do we define Public Art? This course focuses on the production of projects for public places. Public Art is a concept that is in constant discussion and revision, as much as...

on Nov 25, 2011
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Mehboob Memorial Seminar

A Memorial Seminar was organized by Mehboob Vichar Manch, on 17th of April, 2010 at Law Bhawan, Sector 37 A, (Chandigarh), in the memory of Late Sikh Poet and Thinker Professor...

by Gurtaran Singh, Gurbhagat Singh, Ajmer Singh
on Dec 04, 2011
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Interdisciplinary Approaches to Musical Time

This course is an interdisciplinary exploration of three broad topics concerning music in relation to time. Music as Architecture: the creation of musical shapes in time; Music...

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Media in Transition

This course centers on historical eras in which the form and function of media technologies were radically transformed. It includes consideration of the "Gutenberg Revolution...

on Nov 28, 2011
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Interrogative Design Workshop

"Parrhesia" was an Athenian right to frank and open speaking, the right that, like the First Amendment, demands a "fearless speaker" who must challenge political powers with...

on Dec 07, 2011
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Architecture Design, Level II: Cuba Studio

This architectural studio will have one main project for the semester: to explore the issues surrounding the redesign of an area in Havana, Cuba. It is a typical area about the...

on Dec 11, 2011
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Seminar in Historical Methods

This course is designed to acquaint students with a variety of approaches to the past used by historians writing in the twentieth century. The books we read have all made...

on Nov 23, 2011
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Religious Architecture and Islamic Cultures

This course introduces the history of Islamic cultures through their most vibrant material signs: the religious architecture that spans fourteen centuries and three continents —...

on Dec 02, 2011
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Philosophy of Love in the Western World

This course is a seminar on the nature of love and sex, approached as topics both in philosophy and in literature. Readings from recent philosophy as well as classic myths of love...

on Nov 28, 2011
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Philosophy In Film and Other Media

This course examines works of film in relation to thematic issues of philosophical importance that also occur in other arts, particularly literature and opera. Emphasis is put on...

on Nov 23, 2011
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Architecture Studio: Building in Landscapes

4.125 is the third undergraduate design studio. This subject introduces skills needed to build within a landscape establishing continuities between the built and natural world....

on Nov 23, 2011
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Seminar in Historical Methods

This course is designed to acquaint students with a variety of approaches to the past used by historians writing in the twentieth century. The books we read have all made...

on Nov 23, 2011
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Faith and Globalization

The impact of religious faith is profound in a world where political, economic, and social spheres are increasingly interconnected. Intentional and sustained reflection on the...

on Nov 22, 2011
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Nonviolence: From Gandhi to Martin Luther King

An introduction to the science of nonviolence, mainly as seen through the life and work of Mahatma Gandhi. Historical overview of nonviolence East and the West up to the American...

on Nov 18, 2011
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Science, Magic, and Religion

Professor Courtenay Raia lectures on science and religion as historical phenomena that have evolved over time. She examines the earlier mind-set before 1700 when into science...

on Nov 17, 2011
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History

The history of the world (eventually).

on Nov 17, 2011
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Dante in Translation

The course is an introduction to Dante and his cultural milieu through a critical reading of the Divine Comedy and selected minor works (Vita nuova, Convivio, De vulgari...

on Nov 14, 2011
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Introduction to Political Philosophy

This course is intended as an introduction to political philosophy as seen through an examination of some of the major texts and thinkers of the Western political tradition. Three...

on Nov 13, 2011
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Literary Theory

This is a survey of the main trends in twentieth-century literary theory. Lectures will provide background for the readings and explicate them where appropriate, while attempting...

on Nov 07, 2011
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Conversations with History

Harry Kreisler is the creator, executive producer and host of the Conversations with History series. Conceived in 1982 by Mr. Kreisler as a way to capture and preserve...

by Harry Kreisler
on Apr 19, 2012
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Discussion on Operation Bluestar

The Indian army attacked the Darbar Sahib in an assault that was code named “Operation Blue Star” from June 3-5, 1984 to coincide with the martyrdom day of Guru Arjan...

on Apr 20, 2012
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Conference on Mormonism and American Politics

on Apr 26, 2012
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The Story of Slums in Delhi

The lecture is part of YCARs Asian Transformations event series, which reflects upon key transformations and continuities in Asian societies, diasporas and studies, and in...

on Apr 29, 2012
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History of the World Since 1500 CE

This course presents and at the same time critiques a narrative world history after 1500 CE. The purpose of the course is to convey an understanding of how this rapidly growing...

on Apr 30, 2012
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Research Without Borders

The Columbia University Scholarly Communication Program presents a series of events on today's pivotal issues in scholarly communication. Featured speakers offer a broad range...

on May 01, 2012
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Libya and the Arab Revolts

On March 3rd, 2011, the Middle East Institute engaged in a discussion about the Libyan government's response to public revolution and how Libya's outcome will Impact new...

by Yussef Assed, Peter Awn, Ali Ahmida, Khaled Mattawa, Peter Gran
on May 01, 2012
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Caste and Contemporary India

The conference, "Caste and Contemporary India," took place on October 16th and 17th, 2009, at Columbia University in honor of alumnus Dr. B. R. Ambedkar.  The...

on Apr 26, 2012
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Views: 1,449
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Beyond Security: Democratic Contestations in Bangladesh and Pakistan

The South Asia Institute presentsBeyond Security: Democratic Contestations in Bangladesh and PakistanRecorded on Friday and Saturday, October 14 and 15, 2011 Recorded on Friday...

on May 01, 2012
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Views: 1,026
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The Truth: Gujarat 2002

Footage of the press conference held by Tehelka on October 25, 2007 at the Press Club, New Delhi, to reveal the finding of the groundbreaking investigation into the events in...

on May 15, 2012
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Views: 1,325
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Conversations with History

Harry Kreisler is the creator, executive producer and host of the Conversations with History series. Conceived in 1982 by Mr. Kreisler as a way to capture and preserve...

by Harry Kreisler
on Apr 19, 2012
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Views: 6,973
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Discussion on Operation Bluestar

The Indian army attacked the Darbar Sahib in an assault that was code named “Operation Blue Star” from June 3-5, 1984 to coincide with the martyrdom day of Guru Arjan...

on Apr 20, 2012
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Views: 1,342
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Conference on Mormonism and American Politics

on Apr 26, 2012
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Views: 984
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The Story of Slums in Delhi

The lecture is part of YCARs Asian Transformations event series, which reflects upon key transformations and continuities in Asian societies, diasporas and studies, and in...

on Apr 29, 2012
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0
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Views: 1,355
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History of the World Since 1500 CE

This course presents and at the same time critiques a narrative world history after 1500 CE. The purpose of the course is to convey an understanding of how this rapidly growing...

on Apr 30, 2012
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Views: 4,453
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Research Without Borders

The Columbia University Scholarly Communication Program presents a series of events on today's pivotal issues in scholarly communication. Featured speakers offer a broad range...

on May 01, 2012
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0
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Views: 1,879
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Libya and the Arab Revolts

On March 3rd, 2011, the Middle East Institute engaged in a discussion about the Libyan government's response to public revolution and how Libya's outcome will Impact new...

by Yussef Assed, Peter Awn, Ali Ahmida, Khaled Mattawa, Peter Gran
on May 01, 2012
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Views: 1,151
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Caste and Contemporary India

The conference, "Caste and Contemporary India," took place on October 16th and 17th, 2009, at Columbia University in honor of alumnus Dr. B. R. Ambedkar.  The...

on Apr 26, 2012
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Views: 1,449
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Beyond Security: Democratic Contestations in Bangladesh and Pakistan

The South Asia Institute presentsBeyond Security: Democratic Contestations in Bangladesh and PakistanRecorded on Friday and Saturday, October 14 and 15, 2011 Recorded on Friday...

on May 01, 2012
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Views: 1,026
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The Truth: Gujarat 2002

Footage of the press conference held by Tehelka on October 25, 2007 at the Press Club, New Delhi, to reveal the finding of the groundbreaking investigation into the events in...

on May 15, 2012
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