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Advanced Workshop in Writing for Social Sciences and Architecture (ELS), Spring 2007

Advanced Workshop in Writing for Social Sciences and Architecture (ELS), Spring 2007

Advanced subject focusing on techniques, format, and prose style used in academic ... (more)

Advanced subject focusing on techniques, format, and prose style used in academic and professional life. Emphasis on writing as required in fields such as economics, political science, and architecture. Short assignments include: business letters, memos, and proposals that lead toward a written term project. Methods designed to deal with the special problems of those whose first language is not English. Successful completion satisfies Phase II of the Writing Requirement. This workshop is designed to help you write clearly, accurately and effectively in both an academic and a professional environment. In class, we analyze various forms of writing and address problems common to advanced speakers of English. We will often read one another's work. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Full Course
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MIT OpenCourseWare
Provider:
M.I.T.
Author:
Brennecke, Patricia W.
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Al-Lugha Al-Arabiyya

Al-Lugha Al-Arabiyya

This page contains interesting information and facts about the Arabic language. There ... (more)

This page contains interesting information and facts about the Arabic language. There are articles about the importance of language for identity, special features of Arabic, extracts from poetry, examples of Arabic proverbs, information about common errors that people make when speaking Arabic, and a grammar section, which defines and explains a number of terms. The grammar sections is entirely text based and uses technical terms. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Readings
Reference
Collection:
Arabic Language Learning
Provider:
Yabeyrouth
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Arab Countries Web Directory

Arab Countries Web Directory

This website attempts to bring information about various Arab countries into a ... (more)

This website attempts to bring information about various Arab countries into a single portal. Users can search by country or look for specific information relating to the Arab world. Links are provided to websites of airports and national airlines, Arab social networks, classifieds, hotels, embassies, and more. Links to news and articles relating to the Arab world are included. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Reference
Collection:
Arabic Language Learning
Provider:
Arabic2000
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Arab Culture and Civilization

Arab Culture and Civilization

This website offers resources for those who are studying or teaching about ... (more)

This website offers resources for those who are studying or teaching about the Arab world and Islam in general. Its language section contains information in English about the Arabic language including readings about the history of Arabic, the development of MSA and Arabic's importance in Islam. The website also has a series of video lectures by the well-known Arabic scholars Mahmoud Al-Batal, Kristen Brustad, and Said Badawi about the language. (less)

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Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Readings
Video Lectures
Other
Collection:
Arabic Language Learning
Provider:
National Institute for Technology and Liberal Education (NITLE)
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Arabic Wikipedia

Arabic Wikipedia

Wikipedia's Arabic article section is an open-access free encyclopedia that allows individuals ... (more)

Wikipedia's Arabic article section is an open-access free encyclopedia that allows individuals to read, edit, and create articles for free. Users can search for articles and topics via the Wikipedia search engine. All articles include a bibliography which can then be used for more scholarly research. Users must register and login in order to edit and create articles. It is also a good source for pictures and graphics. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
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Other
Collection:
Arabic Language Learning
Provider:
Wikipedia
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BBC Arabic

BBC Arabic

This is BBC's Arabic page, containing a wealth of written material as ... (more)

This is BBC's Arabic page, containing a wealth of written material as well as live video and radio feeds all in Arabic. There is also a multimedia section with a video archive and a link to BBC Arabic's YouTube channel, which contains over 6,000 videos, including playlists with complete episodes. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Readings
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Other
Collection:
Arabic Language Learning
Provider:
BBC
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CAL Language Link Archive

CAL Language Link Archive

Language Link was published four times per year from June 1999 to ... (more)

Language Link was published four times per year from June 1999 to December 2003 by the ERIC Clearinghouse on Languages and Linguistics. Each issue covered topics of interest to the foreign language, English as a second language, linguistics, and cross cultural education fields. Issues of Language Link are archived online for free viewing. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Readings
Collection:
Arabic Language Learning
Provider:
Center For Applied Linguistics
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Foundations of Political Science, Fall 2004

Foundations of Political Science, Fall 2004

This subject, required of all first-year PhD students in political science. introduces ... (more)

This subject, required of all first-year PhD students in political science. introduces fundamental ideas, theories, and methods in contemporary political science through the study of a small number of major books and articles that are intrinsically good and have been influential in the field. The first semester focuses principally on issues of political theory and international relations, while the second (taught this year by Roger Petersen) focuses principally on American and comparative politics. Readings in the fall semester from Rawls, A Theory of Justice; Hayek, The Constitution of Liberty; Arrow Social Choice and Individual Values; Olson, The Logic of Collective Action; Waltz, Theory of International Relations; Bull, The Anarchical Society; Foucault, Discipline and Punish; Elster, Cement of Society; Keohane, After Hegemony, Allison and Zelikow, The Essence of Decision, and Doyle, "Kant, Liberal Legacies, and Foreign Affairs." (less)

Subject:
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Full Course
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Lecture Notes
Syllabi
Collection:
MIT OpenCourseWare
Provider:
M.I.T.
Author:
Cohen, Joshua
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Google Plus Arabic Group

Google Plus Arabic Group

The page holds lessons, tips and resources for intermediate and advanced students. ... (more)

The page holds lessons, tips and resources for intermediate and advanced students. The page includes multiple pictures and links for both educators and learners, including videos on how to pronounce Arabic, the alphabet, vocabulary, articles, and more. The videos featured on the page include lectures on various grammatical aspects of the Arabic language such as superlatives and comparatives, diptotes, conditionals, and more. A free Google Plus account is needed in order to access the posts, photos and videos. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Reference
Video Lectures
Other
Collection:
Arabic Language Learning
Provider:
Google
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Listening, speaking, vocabulary, grammar: Hello Uli, bist du nor always im Lande?

Listening, speaking, vocabulary, grammar: Hello Uli, bist du nor always im Lande?

At the end of this lesson you will be able to talk ... (more)

At the end of this lesson you will be able to talk about your own holiday plans and describe your preferences. You can practice your listening skills and declension of articles and adjectives. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Collection:
KlasCement
Provider:
KlasCement
Author:
Vlaams Ministerie Van Onderwijs En Vorming
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Perspectives on Arabic Diglossia

Perspectives on Arabic Diglossia

This concise and informative article about Arabic diglossia describes how Arabic is ... (more)

This concise and informative article about Arabic diglossia describes how Arabic is produced and consumed at two levels: the formal level of fusha, used in classical texts and international media, and the dialects that are spoken and used for communication and recreation in daily life. The author describes the origin of diglossia, the levels of Arabic that exist in the modern world, and raises question about the future of MSA and the international dialects. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Readings
Other
Collection:
Arabic Language Learning
Provider:
Andrew Freeman
Author:
Andrew Freeman
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Wikibooks - Arabic/More links

Wikibooks - Arabic/More links

This page contains links to an assortment of 29 articles on a ... (more)

This page contains links to an assortment of 29 articles on a wide range of grammatical topics, although there is some overlap; for example there are two articles on the idafa structure. The articles are brief as opposed to in-depth and meant to give the reader a basic understanding or review of the issues discussed. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Reference
Other
Collection:
Arabic Language Learning
Provider:
Wikibooks
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Subject:
Science and Technology
Material Type:
Assessments
Full Course
Homework and Assignments
Lecture Notes
Syllabi
Collection:
MIT OpenCourseWare
Provider:
M.I.T.
Author:
George Kocur
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