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Ibn Taymiyya and Benefit (maslaha): 5. Wise Purpose in God’s Acts, with Dr Jon Hoover

Ibn Taymiyya (d. 1328) was a famous Muslim jurist from Damascus. This video, part of a series on the concept of benefit (maslaha) in Ibn Taymiyya’s thought, explores his dynamic view of…

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Ergonomics and Human Factors MSc students

Kevin Riady and Woyram Kofi-Bediako, students on the Ergonomics and Human Factors Master's course, talk about the programme, their experiences at the university, and what life is like in…

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Why Study Dionysus and the Bacchae with Judith Mossman

Professor Judith Mossman (Dept of Classics, University of Nottingham), and expert on Greek tragedy, introduces one of the most powerful of the plays of Euripides: The Bacchae. This gives us…

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#askatheologian; Who was Ibn Taymiyya?

Dr Jon Hoover gives an introduction to Ibn Taymiyya. He was a scholar who lived in Damascus 800 years ago, but is very influential among many Islamic groups today.

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Vlog: Postgraduate Study

John talks about his experiences of life as a postgraduate student and offers some tips about the application process. See more from John at https://www.youtube.com/user/JaMSessions92

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Adrian Hayes

A short video of explorer, adventurer and business coach, Adrian Hayes talking about his life and how he achieves his goals. As well as offering advice to current students of The University of…

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M13193 The War in Iraq

M13193 The War in Iraq with Andrew Mumford

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M13192 Rethinking the Cold War

M13192 Rethinking the Cold War with Ben Holland

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Why Study William Temple with Frances Knight

Dr Frances Knight introduces William Temple (1881-1944), Archbishop of Canterbury (1942-44) who has been described as the spiritual father of the Welfare State. A quintessential member of the…

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'Comfort Women' -- symposium highlights human rights violation

PhD student Sachi Tsukamoto, from The University of Nottingham, has organised a symposium on 'comfort women' -- the women and girls forced into sexual slavery for the Imperial Japanese Army…

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'Comfort Women' - Japanese student explains why she studies the issue

PhD Student Sachi Tsukamoto, from The University of Nottingham, explains why she decided to learn more about the plight of 'Comfort Women' -- the women and girls forced into sexual slavery…

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Windows on War

A short film on the Windows on War project. Listen to project participants and how they built the online exhibition. For more information visit: http://windowsonwar.nottingham.ac.uk/

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Sam Cox - International Opportunities

Sam Cox is a third-year undergraduate on mobility from the UK Campus. He talks about why he chose Nottingham, facilities at the Malaysia Campus and travel opportunities for international students.

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DJ Soc

Members of DJ Soc talk about the founder of the society, DJ Switch, and the opportunities DJ Soc has given them.

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One Minute One Question - Steven Trypsteen

We give our Postgraduate students one minute to answer one question...What's the best thing about being a Student at the University of Nottingham? Find out more about Postgraduate study at…

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One Minute One Question - David Gilbert

We give our Postgraduate students one minute to answer one question...What's the best thing about being a Student at the University of Nottingham? Find out more about Postgraduate study at…

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One Minute One Question - Helen Wainright

We give our Postgraduate students one minute to answer one question...What's the best thing about being a Student at the University of Nottingham? Find out more about Postgraduate study at…

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One Minute One Question - Denise Vlachou

We give our Postgraduate students one minute to answer one question...What's the best thing about being a Student at the University of Nottingham? Find out more about Postgraduate study at…

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One Minute One Question - Sarah Nussbaum

We give our Postgraduate students one minute to answer one question...What's the best thing about being a Student at the University of Nottingham? Find out more about Postgraduate study at…

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One Minute One Question - Matthew Parnell

We give our Postgraduate students one minute to answer one question...What's the best thing about being a Student at the University of Nottingham? Find out more about Postgraduate study at…

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One Minute One Question - Seth Amanfo

We give our Postgraduate students one minute to answer one question...What's the best thing about being a Student at the University of Nottingham? Find out more about Postgraduate study at…

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One Minute One Question - Calistus Igwilo

We give our Postgraduate students one minute to answer one question...What's the best thing about being a Student at the University of Nottingham? Find out more about Postgraduate study at…

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One Minute One Question - Ateka Vasram

We give our Postgraduate students one minute to answer one question...What's the best thing about being a Student at the University of Nottingham? Find out more about Postgraduate study at…

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Ancient naval battle site ‘rammed’ with relics of war

On March 10 241BC a huge naval battle took place off the coast of Sicily between the Romans and their archenemies the Carthaginians. It put an end to the First Punic War and set the Roman Republic on…

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Canoeing legends give their top tips for Freshers

We asked canoe slalom champions Tim Baillie MBE & Etienne Stott MBE what their top tips for Freshers are. Earlier this year the Olympic Gold winning duo received honorary degrees from The…

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Horizon - Shaping the Future through Ubiquitous Technology

The Horizon project looks to the future, exploring the line between privacy and security through data collection and appropriate usage of personal information. Find out more about the Horizon…

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The UK Centre for Tobacco Control

Tim Coleman talks about The University of Nottingham's role within the UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies. Video by Debs Storey http://www.linkedin.com/in/debsstorey

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