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Noges, Liz

Overview
Works: 22 works in 22 publications in 1 language and 23 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography 
Classifications: BT103,
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Most widely held works by Liz Noges
Brains of babes( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The centuries-old Jesuit saying, "give me a child until he's 7 and I will show you the man", may be true in more ways than the Jesuits could have imagined. New research into brain development, human biology and behaviour is showing how early experience can affect our health and well-being for the rest of our lives. As Jill Eisen reports, even so-called "life-style' illnesses, like heart disease and diabetes, may have their roots in early childhood
How do we find things out?( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

How do we find things out? Four of Canada's top research scholars come together to discuss the idea of discovery. Is it an art or a science? Can anyone do it? And who owns what's discovered? Paul Kennedy moderates the 2012 Killam Symposium from Rideau Hall, featuring this year's Canada Council Killam Prize Winners -- Jean Grondin, Louis Taillefer, John Whalley, Mark A. Weinberg. The 1st Annual Killam Prize Symposium was hosted by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, on November 20, 2012
On violence and religion by René Girard( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Violence and religion are crucial themes of the present age, and no thinker has had more fundamental insights into these intractable elements of the human condition than René Girard. This year the organization that grew out of Girard's work, the Colloquium on Violence and Religion, met for the first time in Canada. David Cayley reports from St. Paul University, Ottawa
Dark end of the spectrum by Bernice Landry( Recording )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

First seen as a medical oddity, autism has a fascinating and troubling story. Bernice Landry takes us from the heyday of psychoanalysis, to the blame-the-mother era, the rise of the activist parent, and the decoding of the dark secrets of our genes. For Rain Man it was numbers; for Darius McCollum, it was the New York City subway. Meet the man whose compulsion to steal trains had cost him years in jail long before he ever heard about autism
The God who may be by Richard Kearney( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

It was a modern axiom that philosophy and religion should be strangers, the one relying on reason the other on revelation. But, as the limits of both reason and revelation have become clearer, a new conversation has begun, and Irish philosopher Richard Kearney has been one of its leaders. In a three-part conversation with David Cayley, he talks about his philosophy of the imagination and his book, The God who may be
Grains of thought( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dr. Roger Nelson{u2019}s Global Consciousness Project sets out to measure whether human minds are all somehow connected. Bernice Landry separates the science from the science fiction
Killing the Buddha( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Telescopes & prayers( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The host of Tapestry, Mary Hynes, explores the intersection of science and spirituality with Mary Doria Russell, the anthropologist and author of the acclaimed science fiction novels The Sparrow and Children of God, and author Carol P. Krist
Istanbul! by Cindy Bissaillon( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

On May 29, 1453, after a 53 day siege, Mehmet the Conqueror captured the legendary city of Constantinople, overturning 1,000 years of Byzantine rule. He renamed the city Istanbul, the heart of the powerful Ottoman Empire. Today Istanbul is the only city in the world where two continents touch, contradictions of east and west collide, and millions come in search of the elusive gold of lost empires. Freelance broadcaster Cindy Bisaillon visits Istanbul and takes us into the multi-layered past and present of this remarkable city
Gilbert Reid's Italy( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Are Italians changing beyond recognition? After so many glorious centuries, are we watching the twilight of Italy? Writer and broadcaster Gilbert Reid went to find out. Gilbert lived in Italy for many years, working as a teacher, cultural ambassador and diplomat
Grand dame of green design( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Cornelia Hahn Oberlander is this country's pre-eminent landscape architect. Her love of nature and respect for the environment has guided and inspired her work from the grounds of the National Gallery in Ottawa to the Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver. IDEAS producer Yvonne Gall profiles the 88-year-old icon, whose career spans six decades and is still going strong
Tea at the Whyte house( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

On what would have been her ninety-ninth birthday, Paul Kennedy celebrates Canadian artist Catharine Whyte by drinking tea in her Banff kitchen with a group of her best friends
Jesus of Hollywood by Adele Reinhartz( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The life of Jesus has been portrayed dozens of times in the movies. In a lecture delivered at St. Jerome{u2019}s University, biblical scholar Adele Reinhartz talks about how Jesus of Nazareth became Jesus of Hollywood. The films, she says, do not reflect history but our own cultural preoccupations and anxieties
Healing through mindfulness( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mary Hynes in conversation with Jon Kabat-Zinn, the man who brought mindfulness meditation to hospitals. Kabat-Zinn introduces people to a profoundly spiritual view of life. Just don{u2019}t tell him that!
Passages to the future : Quebec Canada( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A journey into the subtle and provocative ideas of historian Jocelyn Lťourneau. As a leader of a new wave of Quebec intellectuals, he rejects melancholic myths that portray Quebeckers as victims of their past, trapped by unfulfilled political dreams. His ideas on the resilience of Quebeckers and the complexity of their history breathe new life into old debates about Quebec's identity, distinctiveness and destiny. In this new series, Jocelyn Lťourneau talks with IDEAS producer Sara Wolch about his vision of the past, the implications of his thinking for students of history, and his hopes for the future of Quebec and Canada
Journey through torture( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

How much can the human spirit take without shattering? To hear Ezat Mossallanejed tell it, more than you might think. Ezat was tortured in his home country of Iran. He now counsels other victims of torture. Ezat talks to Mary Hynes, the host of Tapestry about his journey through terror and pain to strength and hope
Ideas of Diana Beresford-Kroeger by Diana Beresford-Kroeger( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Poet and botanist Diana Beresford-Kroeger tells Paul Kennedy how she seeks the salvation of the planet through the miracle of trees
The heart of the matter by Jill Eisen( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Heart disease was the biggest pandemic of the twentieth century and remains the number one killer in developed countries. Yet there is still no consensus about its cause. Cholesterol is the number one suspect, and cholesterol lowering diets and drugs, the treatments of choice. But there is growing dissent. Jill Eisen explores the history and politics surrounding our ideas about heart disease
Invisible City : Turin( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Turin is the largest city ever to host the Winter Olympics, but most people can{u2019}t find it on a map. Kevin Sylvester discovers a place of grace and sophistication, with an uncertain future
Blueprint for the City of Justice( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In the seventh annual LaFontaine-Baldwin Symposium, celebrated Canadian author George Elliot Clarke explores Canada{u2019}s multicultural roots and confronts the critical issues facing Canada{u2019}s diverse cities today of ethnic disaffection, violence and poverty. The LaFontaine-Baldwin Symposium is Canada{u2019}s pre-eminent national forum for the discussion of the future of democracy in Canada
 
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