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Research is "creative and systematic work undertaken to increase the stock of knowledge, including knowledge of humans, culture and society, and the use of this stock of knowledge to devise new applications." It is used to establish or confirm facts, reaffirm the results of previous work, solve new or existing problems, support theorems, or develop new theories. A research project may also be an expansion on past work in the field. Research projects can be used to develop further knowledge on a topic, or in the example of a school research project, they can be used to further a student's resea ...more
"Search" And Research
Criminology Studies (British)
67 books — 1 voter
Non-fiction books about Serial Killers
131 books — 152 voters
Studying the Wild: Memoirs of Animal Research in the Field
169 books — 42 voters
“ Nothing can illustrate these observations more forcibly, than a recollection of the happy conjuncture of times and circumstances, under which our Republic assumed its rank among the Nations; The foundation of our Empire was not laid in the gloomy age of Ignorance and Superstition, but at an Epoch when the rights of mankind were better understood and more clearly defined, than at any former period, the researches of the human mind, after social happiness, have been carried to a great extent, the ...more ”
We are interested in exploring the forces that are changing education. We are interested in exam…more
[close] We are interested in exploring the forces that are changing education. We are interested in examining who are the learners of today and tomorrow and what are their learning strengths and needs? Where will learning take place? How will learning spaces be designed? What should be taught? What should educators be doing now?
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Business and Leadership Book Club Monthly Business Book Review, Discussion, Author Interviews, B…more
[close] Business and Leadership Book Club Monthly Business Book Review, Discussion, Author Interviews, Behind the Pages, Unveilings, and more!
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"By Your Boot Straps" is for discussing books and resources that help people "pick themselves up…more
[close] "By Your Boot Straps" is for discussing books and resources that help people "pick themselves up by their boot straps". In other words, this is to give visibility to resources, books, authors and new research that can help folks who are stuck/debilitated, frustrated, low-energy or poorly resourced, in the doldrums or otherwise in need of rejuvenating their lives. Areas of discussion will include, but not limited to, enhancing physical, psychological, financial, spiritual and other areas of wellness. Examples of books that members are encouraged to discuss and suggest include motivation, various business and personal self-help strategies, financial, humor, meditation, the spiritual classics & modern perspectives, new psycho-physiological research & practical application as well as constructive mood-enhancing and stress-relieving strategies from natural medicine to thrilling and humorous tales as therapy.
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