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Social Media and online learning - is it such an obvious marriage?
By petecranston on 17 Apr 2013 | From the channel/s:
Home

It seems a no-brainer: learning is social, online media are social, ergo social media and learning are made for each other. It's not quite so easy, I believe.

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The truth
By Aldo Matteucci on 17 Apr 2013 | From the channel/s:
Looking Sideways

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Online-offline-inside-outside learn where you can!
By Ginger Paque on 16 Apr 2013 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

Someone asked me whether we need a classroom (either physical or virtual) to learn. I had a very unprofessional reaction -- all I could think was: what a silly question! This is not even a matter of artificial or real dilemma -- the concept of restricting learning is absurd.

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Webinar digest - Essential e-tools for diplomats
By Editor on 15 Apr 2013 | From the channel/s:
E-diplomacy, Webinars

Although thousands of applications are available for PCs and/or mobile devices, diplomats (like most other people) tend to use only a very limited number of them (8–10).

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Lessons for Diplomacy and Development from ‘Nepal in Transition’
By petecranston on 11 Apr 2013 | From the channel/s:
Diplomacy

A contemporary Maoist revolutionary movement that launched a 10-year ‘People’s War’ seems ‘anachronistic in a post-Cold War context’, note the author/editors in their introduction to an excellent collection of articles, '...

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Can we persuade Martians? - 229
By Aldo Matteucci on 10 Apr 2013 | From the channel/s:
Looking Sideways

I have been reading too much on persuasion, these days, and I have even done some pontificating on the subject matter.

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"Climate change refugees" a misleading analogy
By Aldo Matteucci on 8 Apr 2013 | From the channel/s:
Looking Sideways

I shall begin with an analogy. “Killing two birds with one stone” is a nice metaphor for what I am about to do: reply to two blogs in one go.

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When life is a business - 228
By Aldo Matteucci on 7 Apr 2013 | From the channel/s:
Looking Sideways

For the reflective man

Is the creation simply a circle of greed?

The ocean is certainly not agitated

By fish flashing about

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Persuasion, the essence of diplomacy (report from the event)
By Editor on 4 Apr 2013 | From the channel/s:
Diplomacy

The book Persuasion, the essence of diplomacy was presented to Prof.

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Colours in politics: when blue is green
By Jovan Kurbalija on 4 Apr 2013 | From the channel/s:
Diplomacy

When we hear the term 'green economy', the first thing that often springs to mind is the environment - we tend to associate being 'green' with being environmentally friendly.

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