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Sandvox 2012 - TopTenREVIEWS. Our TopTenREVIEWS Gold Award for Mac web design software goes to Karelia Software’s application, Sandvox.

Sandvox 2012 - TopTenREVIEWS

The intuitive usability and a few "wow" features put Sandvox on the top. The software is very easy to use and boasts a host of fantastic features. Although Sandvox features are quite similar to other top web design software for Macs, Sandvox seems to be a step ahead of the game. For example, most design software will have templates, but Sandvox templates offer better variety and style. Where other applications automatically organize your pages and links, Sandvox allows you more customization of where things land on your pages.

Features Compare Sandvox RapidWeaver Freeway Express iWeb Goldfish All of our top Mac web design software applications offer templates. One more word about templates: they were our favorite "wow" feature for Sandvox, particularly the way the interface behaves when you change the template mid-way through your design.

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Professor tries improving lectures by removing them from class. Personal narrative plays an important role in Mike Garver’s teaching style.

Professor tries improving lectures by removing them from class

Garver, a professor of marketing at Central Michigan University, often uses anecdotes from his own life in his lectures, according to one of his students. “It’s a good way to, in his words, ‘Put a movie in your mind,’ ” says Mike Hoover, a senior at Central Michigan, who is currently taking Garver’s course in market research. So when I ask Garver about his efforts to excise the lecture from the classroom and blow it to smithereens, he naturally begins telling me a story. In this one, it’s 1998, and Garver is fresh out of grad school and into his first teaching job, at Western Carolina University. He’s giving a lecture on “the principles of marketing” to 100 students.

“I gave one of the best lectures I had ever given,” Garver says. Anthropologists debate role of science. MONTREAL -- As she opened a session here Thursday at the annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Virginia R.

Anthropologists debate role of science

Dominguez of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and president of the group, told those gathered here that “we don’t have to agree. Sometimes consensus is oppressive. " That was one kind of oppression that no one needed to worry about in this session. The topic was the role of science within anthropology. And while most speakers were careful to say how much they respected one another, it didn’t take long for tensions to surface.

Others, however spoke about what they see as a strong anti-science movement within anthropology. One woman in the audience spoke of being criticized by some in her department as "not scientific enough" while others have told her that because she works in part on the issue of the evolution of behavior, "I must be a fascist. " “A hornet’s nest was opened up,” he said. Segal discussed the way W.E.B. H. Journal of Thought.

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Educating Professionals. Jan Armstrong's Qualitative Research in Education Home Page. Welcome to the Qualitative Research in Education Home Page!

Jan Armstrong's Qualitative Research in Education Home Page

Here are a few links that may be of interest to people interested in learning more about employing qualitative or naturalistic research strategies in educational research and evaluation. This page provides a selected list of resources for qualitative researchers, including links to information on qualitative data analysis software programs, professional association and conference information, and other useful and interesting spaces on the internet. For information about the qualitative research courses I teach here at UNM, please visit my Qualitative Research Courses page.

Qualitative Cross Cultural Research

Qualitative Psychology. ResearchWare: Simply Powerful Tools for Qualitative Analysis. FrontPage. Perform Qualitative Data Analysis. Definition: These programs enable the researcher to take "a qualitative approach to qualitative data.

Perform Qualitative Data Analysis

A qualitative approach is one where there is a need to interpret data through the identification and possibly coding of themes, concepts, processes, contexts, etc., in order to build explanations or theories or to test or enlarge on a theory. " (Ann Lewins & Christina Silver, Choosing a CAQDAS Package, July 2006) Tools: AnSWR: "a software system for coordinating and conducting large-scale, team-based analysis projects that integrate qualitative and quantitative techniques" (Free, Windows)ANTHROPAC: "a menu-driven DOS program for collecting and analyzing data on cultural domains. Resources: A section of the American Anthropological Association. Submitting to the Council on Anthropology of Education for the 2014 AAA Meetings A Note from the 2014 Program Chair Calling all knowledge producers!

A section of the American Anthropological Association

On behalf of the Executive Committee, we invite you to get involved with the program for this year’s AAA meeting, to be held in Washington, D.C., Dec. 3-7. We particularly look forward to engaging, provocative sessions and activities that link to the overall theme of the meetings (“Producing Anthropology”), and, importantly, connect to educational actors and organizations in the D.C. area. As many of you know, April 15th has become the annual deadline for paper and panel submissions, and that remains unchanged. Submissions for the April 15 deadline can take multiple forms. There are a few changes and details in the program process that I would like to bring to your attention (click here to see AAA submission rules and suggestions). April 15th is the deadline for all these proposals. Welcome to SCCR. Human Culture:  What is Culture?

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