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Copyright, Exceptions, and Fair Use: Crash Course Intellectual Property #3

Copyright, Exceptions, and Fair Use: Crash Course Intellectual Property #3

Hi I’m Stan Muller. This is Crash Course Intellectual Property and today we’re continuing our discussion of copyright law. In his 2011 book, Infringement Nation, Professor John Tehranian conducts...

Florence and the Renaissance: Crash Course European History #2

Florence and the Renaissance: Crash Course European History #2

Hi I’m John Green and this is Crash Course European History. So, as you’ll recall from our previous episode, a declining European population due to disease and war in...

Bill Warner, PhD: Winning with Precise Words: A guide to understanding Islam

Bill Warner, PhD: Winning with Precise Words: A guide to understanding Islam

– I’d like to talk to you about Naming, the technical terms that every trade and craft has, no matter whether you’re a truck driver, quantum physicist, or basketball...

Metaethics: Crash Course Philosophy #32

Metaethics: Crash Course Philosophy #32

Is it wrong to steal to feed your family? Is there such a thing as a good lie? Questions like these are the domain of ethics – the branch...

The Medieval Islamicate World: Crash Course History of Science #7

The Medieval Islamicate World: Crash Course History of Science #7

The religion of Islam significantly influenced knowledge-making in the greater Mediterranean and western Asian world. Islamicate scholars—meaning people influenced by Islamic civilization, regardless of their religious views—gave us terms...

Islam and Politics: Crash Course World History 216

Islam and Politics: Crash Course World History 216

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course World History and today we’re going to talk about the Islamic state. A story ripped from the headlines! Mr. Green? Wait....

Natural Law Theory: Crash Course Philosophy #34

Natural Law Theory: Crash Course Philosophy #34

Thomas Aquinas was no dummy. Remember him? The Italian fella? Christian monk? Philosophical superstar of the 13th century? Aquinas thought morality was important for everyone, and that being a...

Determinism vs Free Will: Crash Course Philosophy #24

Determinism vs Free Will: Crash Course Philosophy #24

Crash Course Philosophy is brought to you by Squarespace. Squarespace: share your passion with the world. Let’s say, for the sake of argument, that you love your father. By...

Indian Pantheons: Crash Course World Mythology #8

Indian Pantheons: Crash Course World Mythology #8

Hey there, I’m Mike Rugnetta and this is Crashcourse mythology. Today, we’re going to tackle one of the most difficult and fascinating pantheons in all of mythology. It’s got...

Iran’s Revolutions: Crash Course World History 226

Iran’s Revolutions: Crash Course World History 226

Hi, I’m John Green and this is Crash Course World History and today we’re talking about Iran. Oh, Mr. Green? Mr. Green? I know that country. It’s in the...