OER Commons - Keywords: Technology http://www.oercommons.org daily 1 2000-01-01T12:00+00:00 Computer Glossary http://www.oercommons.org/authoring/5346-computer-glossary Technology rapidly changes and as a result users are expected to be familiar with the latest computer terms and descriptions. This source will help understand some of the latest terminology used in the industry today. Usha Venkat Science and Technology 2014-04-04T11:53:45 authored materials Media Constructions of Sustainability Lesson 16: Green Revolution http://www.oercommons.org/courses/media-constructions-of-sustainability-lesson-16-green-revolution Media literacy and critical thinking lesson exploring arguments for and against green revolution technology by reading excerpts from four articles about Norman Borlaug, founder of the Green Revolution. For full materials associated with this lesson visit the home page for this curriculum kit - http://www.ithaca.edu/looksharp/?action=sustainabilit Sox Sperry Science and Technology 2014-03-05T12:37:07 Course Related Materials Introduction to Sociology: Media And Technology http://www.oercommons.org/courses/introduction-to-sociology-media-and-technology This pod was created for OpenStax College textbook Introduction to Sociology: Media And Technology Social Sciences 2014-02-05T13:00:09 Course Related Materials EconGuy Videos: Does Automation Destroy Jobs? http://www.oercommons.org/courses/econguy-videos-does-automation-destroy-jobs When machines or computers are used to automate a task, does that mean that human workers will lose their jobs? As with most questions in economics, it depends. See how computers and toilet paper illustrate two different effects of technology on jobs. Overall, EconGuy shows that even when workers in one industry lose out, the economy as a whole benefits from automation and technology. Patrick Walsh Social Sciences 2013-11-29T19:56:04 Course Related Materials Global Nomads Group: Civic Engagement Curriculum http://www.oercommons.org/authoring/3956-global-nomads-group-civic-engagement-curriculum Students will build cultural awareness and global citizenship by answering the question, "How do we, as youth, engage our communities to create positive social change?" Global Nomads Group (GNG) Humanities Social Sciences 2013-11-14T12:06:03 authored materials Health & Nutrition :Dietkart.com http://www.oercommons.org/authoring/4122-health-nutrition-dietkart-com Case studies are used to examine these complex relationships and as well as alternative approaches to achieving both local and global food security and the important role public health can play. Guest lecturers include experts from a variety of disciplines and experiences on various health products. Lissa Coffey Science and Technology 2013-11-08T23:05:00 authored materials