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Talk by Uma Chakravarty on the Anti- Sikh Pogrom in Delhi in 1984

In this informative and reflective video, Uma Chakravarty shares her early experiences of the Partition and then moves on to draw parallels and delve deeper into the violence against Sikhs in 1984 in Delhi. She recalls the participation of students in...
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11’09″01.September 11

This is a collection of short  films that were made by directors from different parts of the world. It shows different people from different walks of life responding to the 9/11 attack and the aftermath. Language – Multiple Languages; English translation...
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Path to Purpose: Promoting purpose, character and good citizenship in the youth

Bill Damon suggests that motivation in students is related to Purpose, where Purpose is a Super-goal, a goal which organizes many other goals, an ultimate concern or goal that is stable and enduring. Arguing that since adolescence is the period when people...
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Carol Dweck on Growth Mindsets and Motivation

This video focuses on Carol Dweck’s  ground-breaking research  on the new psychology of success, based on the concept of  “growth mindset”. Dweck distinguishes between a “fixed mindset” that considers intelligence as innate and...
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Positive Psychology

This video provides insight into Seligman’s theory of ‘authentic happiness’ as the essence of the field of positive psychology. He suggests that nations should measure “gross national happiness” which, rather than economic growth, determines...
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The Imperative for Lifelong Learning

The annual series of videos entitled Shift Happens, Globalization and the Information Age, Technology and Change cite statistics to make a case  for keeping pace with advances in IT and global progress in order to  stay competitive in a world  in which...
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