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The symbols of America

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Man VS Machine : limits and interactions

Is THIS the future of Mankind?   WHAT IF THE MACHINE STARTED TO HAVE FEELINGS …  

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Advertising: persuasive techniques & the art of rhetoric

Had you ever thought about it ? how influential and insiduously manipulating advertising can be ….

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Aborigenes : Dreamtime Stories, how myths teach us who we are

In Australia, campfire stories will not only lull you to sleep but they’ll also tell you who you are,  why you are here and how you should behave. They’ll connect you with the Dreamtime creation myths. Enjoy Aboriginal art and creativity.  

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Aborigenes : from The Dreamtine to Modern Australia

 

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Education : from Past to Future ?

THE FUN THEY HAD A short story by Isaac Asimov

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Dream Jobs : from Myth to Reality

DRAW YOUR FUTURE  (B2/C1): a video with subtitles to see how you can transform your dream into reality

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Heroes created by the media

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/the-real-meaning-of-the-word-hero/ SCRIPT of VIDEO : In the TV News biz – we ruin a lot of words. We find a word we like and we use it and misuse it – over and over – until just about all its impact is ground out. One word that’s become nearly meaningless in recent years is this … Continuer la lecture »

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Heroes ? Mothers’ viewpoints

CE. A poem by Siegfried Sassoon (1886-1967), a famous English poet, writer and soldier who served during WWI. THE HERO ‘Jack fell as he’d have wished,’ the mother said, And folded up the letter that she’d read. ‘The Colonel writes so nicely.’ Something broke In the tired voice that quivered to a choke. She half … Continuer la lecture »

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The Myth of Beauty

From the ancient Myth of Narcissus to modern Harry Potter’s Mirror of Erised, the image of the mirror and the image in the mirror have made man wonder about the nature of the self and beauty or even the meaning of life itself. Here are a few links that may nurture your personal thinking.   … Continuer la lecture »

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