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Cities and Resurrection: Jerusalem and Us

Cities and Resurrection: Jerusalem ...

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Added 5 years ago | 01:34:00 | 3497 views

9/11/2002, 5:30, 1-190 Julian Beinart The presentation is a case study of Jerusalem, the most destroyed and rebuilt city in history, and a major site for the three great monotheistic religions which are now adhered to by more than ha...

Trauma and Rebuilding in the Digital Electronic Era

Trauma and Rebuilding in the Digita...

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Added 5 years ago | 01:28:00 | 3954 views

05/13/2002, 5:30, 10-485 William J. Mitchell Anthony J. Townsend When cities have suffered major destruction in the past, through fire, earthquake, bombing, and so on, the physical rebuilding task has involved (1) recreating network...

Fires, Earthquakes, Modernization and Air Strikes: The Destruction and Revival of Japan's Cities

Fires, Earthquakes, Modernization a...

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Added 5 years ago | 01:16:00 | 3528 views

05/06/2002, 5:30, 10-485 Carolina Hein Natural disasters, fires, and earthquakes, destroyed Japan's cities in whole or in part on numerous occasions over the last centuries. Human intervention, political change, modernization, and th...

After the Unrest: Ten Years of Rebuilding Los Angeles Following the Trauma of 1992

After the Unrest: Ten Years of Rebu...

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Added 5 years ago | 01:30:00 | 3483 views

4/22/2002, 5:30, 10-485 William Fulton In addition to dealing with natural disasters, Los Angeles has repeatedly had to deal with social and civic unrest over the past 40 years-most recently in 1992, when widespread unrest rattled a ...

Patriotism and Reconstruction: Washington, DC after Conquest and Arson during the War of 1812

Patriotism and Reconstruction: Wash...

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Added 5 years ago | 01:15:00 | 3434 views

04/08/2002, 5:30, 10-485 Anthony S. Pitch The 24-hour occupation of the nation's capital by British forces during the War of 1812 was arguably the lowest point in American history. The President fled to Virginia hours before the inva...

Beirut, Beirut

Beirut, Beirut

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Added 5 years ago | 01:15:00 | 5372 views

04/01/2002, 5:20, 10-485 Hashim Sarkis Through a series of cases in the history of the reconstruction of Beirut (from 1990 to the present), Hashim Sarkis illustrates a number of points and characteristics about Beirut's resilience. ...

Reverberations: Mexico City's 1985 Earthquake and the Transformation of the Capital

Reverberations: Mexico City's 1985 ...

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Added 5 years ago | 01:12:00 | 8323 views

03/18/2002, 5:30, 10-485 Diane E. Davis In this lecture, Diane Davis examines the impact of Mexico City's 1985 disastrous earthquake on the social, spatial, and political character of Mexico's capital city. Davis discusses the earth...

Double Restoration: Berlin after 1945

Double Restoration: Berlin after 1945

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Added 5 years ago | 01:14:00 | 3037 views

03/11/2002, 5:30, 10-485 Brian Ladd The reconstruction of Berlin, after the massive destruction it suffered in World War II, was complicated in two fundamental ways. First was the question of historical continuity. On the one hand, t...

Spectacular Reconstructions: Ways of Seeing and the Politics of Recovery in American Urban Disasters

Spectacular Reconstructions: Ways o...

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Added 5 years ago | 01:22:00 | 3520 views

03/04/2002, 5:30, 10-485 Kevin Rozario Kevin Rozario uses the two most devastating urban catastrophes in American history, the Chicago fire of 1871 and the San Francisco earthquake of 1906, to explore how extraordinary recovery from ...

Creatively Destroying New York: Fantasies, Premonitions, and Realities in the Provisional City

Creatively Destroying New York: Fan...

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Added 5 years ago | 01:32:00 | 4272 views

2/25/2002, 5:30, 10-485 Max Page This lecture places the attack on the World Trade Center in the context of New York's history as a place that is seemingly destined to be destroyed and rebuilt with stunning regularity. It explores th...

Creatively Destroying New York: Fantasies, Premonitions, and Realities in the Provisional City

Creatively Destroying New York: Fan...

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Added 5 years ago | 01:32:00 | 4626 views

02/25/2002, 5:30, 10-485 Max Page This lecture places the attack on the World Trade Center in the context of New York's history as a place that is seemingly destined to be destroyed and rebuilt with stunning regularity. It explores t...

Lecture 2 | MIT 5.111 Principles of Chemical Science, Fall 2008

Lecture 2 | MIT 5.111 Principles of...

MIT 5.111 Principles of Chemical Science, Fall 2008

Added 5 years ago | 00:47:09 | 8747 views

Lecture 2: Discovery of electron and nucleus, need for quantum mechanics Instructors: Catherine Drennan, Elizabeth Vogel Taylor View the complete course at: http://ocw.mit.edu/5-111f08 License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA More in...