Higher Education Podcasts

Academic Blogging: Political Analysis in the Digital Age show

Academic Blogging: Political Analysis in the Digital AgeJoin Now to Follow

Blogging is becoming an increasingly important aspect of academic life - a way to increase academic output, reach new audiences and foster original debates. This event was an opportunity to learn about opportunities in the world of academic blogging, understand current trends, and gain insight and advice from the experts. On Tuesday 25 February, the Department of Politics and International Relations hosted an event on the subject of 'Academic Blogging: Political Analysis in the Digital Age' in the Lecture Theatre of Manor Road Building.

By Oxford University

Research Approaches to Former Soviet States: A Practical Introduction show

Research Approaches to Former Soviet States: A Practical IntroductionJoin Now to Follow

A conference to share as much practical and methodological information as possible to give all new researchers in the history of former Soviet States a head start so they could avoid getting bogged down in administrative or organisational difficulties. The conference had a strong interdisciplinary focus, incorporating talks on History, Film, Theatre, Visual Art, Literature, Language, Music, Cultural Studies and Memory.

By Oxford University

A Romp Through the Philosophy of Mind show

A Romp Through the Philosophy of MindJoin Now to Follow

The mind is a fascinating entity. Where, after all, would we be without it? But what exactly is it? These days many people believe the mind simply is the brain. Descartes would have disagreed profoundly. He recommended a dualism of substance. Modern philosophers are again finding various forms of dualism attractive because the problems with physicalism are so intractable. One such problem is whether the mind, like the brain, is located in space (specifically inside the head). But does philosophy have anything sensible to say about the mind? Surely today it is scientists we should be listening to? Come and find out why this is – and always will be – false.

By Oxford University

Demographic Trends and Problems of the Modern World show

Demographic Trends and Problems of the Modern WorldJoin Now to Follow

The study of populations and demographics is explained in detail in this introductory series by Professor David Coleman, Professor of Demography. Using statistics gathered from censuses, parish records and other sources, Professor Coleman looks at the ways in which populations rise and fall through history. This series is at an introductory level and individuals need no prior knowledge of analyzing statistics or mathematics.

By Oxford University

Emprendedores exitosos entrevistados en VIDA Entrepreneur show

Emprendedores exitosos entrevistados en VIDA EntrepreneurJoin Now to Follow

En cada episodio, un emprendedor latino exitoso nos cuenta su historia de cómo nació y su estrategia con la que está conquistando el mercado. Las estrategias y retos de emprendedores en otras partes del mundo no son las mismas que en Latinoamérica; por eso aquí las exploramos y compartimos con futuros emprendedores y emprendedores que están en etapas de crecimiento. Escucha al Emprendedor del Año de México, al ganador del reality show del Emprendedor de México de WOBI, al Premio Nacional de Calidad de México, a una Top Innovator, distinción que da MIT, a personas que vendieron miles de millones, a emprendedores que han vendido sus empresas y muchas historias más. Subscríbete gratis para que no te pierdas de ningún episodio y si te gusta por favor regálanos una reseña para motivar a más personas a escuchar el podcast. Escríbenos a roberto@vida-e.com y visita nuestra página web https://vida-e.com para acceder a más de 250 entrevistas adicionales.

By Roberto Ibarra y Edgar Romero

Desconstruindo show

DesconstruindoJoin Now to Follow

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By Eduardo Spohr

Harmonia Uncut show

Harmonia UncutJoin Now to Follow

Harmonia Uncut is a biweekly podcast featuring highlights from recent and archival concert recordings of early music, curated and presented by Wendy Gillespie.

By Indiana Public Media

Informatonauts show

InformatonautsJoin Now to Follow

Nikhil Gopal and Nick Robison spend an hour talking about life, technology, current events, and the things that happen in the lives of nerds.

By Informatonauts

Ancient Studies Articles show

Ancient Studies ArticlesJoin Now to Follow

Dr. Sarah Bond and Dr. Kristina Killgrove bring you the latest in interdisciplinary articles in ancient studies.

By Sarah Bond and Kristina Killgrove

The History of China show

The History of ChinaJoin Now to Follow

A journey through the 5000 years of history documented by one of the world's oldest continuous civilizations. For all the episodes for free, as well as additional content, please subscribe and/or visit http://thehistoryofchina.wordpress.com .<br><hr><p style="color:grey;font-size:0.75em;"> See <a style="color:grey;" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" href="https://acast.com/privacy">acast.com/privacy</a> for privacy and opt-out information.</p>

By Chris Stewart