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The Dark Side of Positive Thinking

In this lecture, accompanied by amusing illustrations, author and activist Barbara Ehrenreich delivers a powerful critique of... see more
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Author: Mindgate Media
Date Added: Jul 06, 2011 Date Modified: Dec 21, 2012
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The Story of Stuff: The Crisis of Unsustainable Consumerism

The Story of Stuff is an illustrated lecture by author and environmental activist Annie Leonard that examines the... see more
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Author: Elizabeth Garland
Date Added: Jul 06, 2011 Date Modified: Aug 07, 2012
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The Heart Attack Grill: Taking Truth in Advertising to its Extreme

At the Heart Attack Grill, patients order four-decker Quadruple-Bypass Burgers and unfiltered cigarettes from scantily clad... see more
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Author: Mindgate Media
Date Added: Jul 06, 2011 Date Modified: Jul 09, 2013
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Understanding Enron: Why Smart Guys Do Stupid Things

This clip from the documentary film The Smartest Guys in the Room, based on the best-selling book by Bethany McLean and Peter... see more
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Author: Mindgate Media
Date Added: Jul 06, 2011 Date Modified: Jan 20, 2014
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5 minute

This site has 5 minute tutorial videos on how to do pretty much anything from making homemade morzella, technical how to's,... see more
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Author: 5min LTD, New York
Date Added: Feb 25, 2009 Date Modified: Mar 12, 2009
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A Treatise on the Nature of Life

In the directory one will find a paper I have written which focuses upon the force propelling all life forms. My paper only... see more
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Author: Kurt Hanson
Date Added: Jun 26, 2004 Date Modified: Jun 14, 2010
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Critical Thinking - The Very Basics

This lesson introduces users to the basics of argument recognition, analysis, evaluation, and construction by means of a... see more
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Author: Dona Warren
Date Added: Jan 13, 2008 Date Modified: Feb 09, 2012
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Extended Argument Analysis

This is part one of a presentation covering the basics of argumentative analysis.
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Author: Douglas Borcoman
Date Added: Apr 14, 2009 Date Modified: Jan 21, 2011
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Infinite Reflections

The author offers reflections on specific questions mathematicians and philosophers have asked about the infinite over the... see more
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Author: Peter Suber
Date Added: Nov 06, 2007 Date Modified: Feb 15, 2010
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Philosophical Reflections on Water

This is a Camtasia presentation-learning object serving to introduce students of philosophy to alternative ways of viewing... see more
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Author: Douglas Borcoman
Date Added: Apr 13, 2009 Date Modified: Jun 14, 2010
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