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Release: Why Do Good People Make Bad Decisions?
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2006-09-11)
Everyone knows that bad luck comes in threes. Horoscopes and psychics can be stunningly accurate in their predictions. And if UFOs and ghosts aren’t real, why have thousands claimed to have seen them? Science explains these ...
Release: One Country, Two Official Languages: What's the Problem?
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2006-09-26)
Does official bilingualism foster a common Canadian identity, or does it spur resentment? In his talk, “Bilingualism in Canada: Myth or work in progress?”, French professor Emmanuel Aito will consider the prognosis of ...
Release: Women and Men: Different Words, Different Worlds?
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2006-03-14)
In conversations between males and females, you often hear, “That’s not what I said!” only to be followed by, “But that’s what I heard!” Some suggest that women and men have a difficult time communicating because we speak ...
Release: How Can You Not Worry About Your Health?
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2007)
Most of us worry about our health from time to time. Maybe we’ve read an article about an illness in the newspaper, or heard about a strange disease, and wondered about our own body and health.
Release: Burma: Flavour of the Week? Media Coverage of a 50-Year Struggle in a 15-Second World
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2008-02-04)
For a few brief days this past fall, the world was transfixed by images of robed monks walking in procession through the streets of Rangoon. Then, following a violent army attack, the story of the struggle in Burma fell ...
Release: Do Canadians Pay Lip Service to the Environment?
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2006-11-07)
The natural environment is one of the leading symbols of Canada, and Canadians pride themselves as world leaders on environmental issues. Why, then, is our country’s environmental record one of the worst internationally, ...
Release: The Popular Coffee House Controversies Lecture Series Ends with "Canada, a Safe-Haven for Perpetrators of International Crimes?"
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2010-03-09)
The popular Coffee House Controversies lecture series, presented by the Faculty of Arts at the University of Regina, concludes for another semester. Ending the series is Dr. Nick Jones, assistant professor and police studies ...
Release: Ethics Versus Humanitarian Intervention
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2005-09-26)
Respect for state sovereignty has long been seen as one of the fundamental principles of international law. However, in recent times, we have seen the frequent collision between the principle of sovereignty and the moral ...
Release: That Boleyn Girl: What Do Historians Know About Mary Boleyn and Her Tudor Connections?
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2008-09-22)
Royal scandal and sibling rivalry are topics that add intrigue to any book. Combine with this the Tudor rulers of England and Wales, their families and their complex relationships, and you have an international bestseller ...
Release: Is the Recession Good for Health Care Reform?
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2009-09-29)
Tom McIntosh, an associate professor of political science at the University of Regina says a recent survey by the Canadian Medical Association stating that the current recession negatively impacts the health of Canadians ...