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Account by Wazir Abbas discussing the history of Polo
Recording of Wazir Abbas telling the History of Polo in the Nagar dialect. Abbas claims that the modern version of Polo on horses originated in Nagar. He then tells of a battle between the people of Nagar and Hunza.
Conversation with Abdullah over Useful Objects
Recording of Abdullah discussing the tools and utensils created and used by older Burusho generations. Spoken in the Nagar dialect, Abdullah recalls the names and uses of several utensils, such as watermills, mousetraps, digging sticks, stone grinders to name a few.
Personal Account by Abdullah on Fighting with a Bear
Recording of Abdullah sharing a personal account entitled “Fighting with a Bear” in the Nagar dialect of Burushaski. In this recollection, Abdullah recalls working in a great field in Kaceli with a team from France, and a bear was disturbing everyone in the area. One night the bear approached his tent, and Abdullah had to scare the bear away for a bit.
Story of Polo by Abdullah
Recording of Abdullah reciting a historical account of Polo in the Nagar dialect. Abdullah tells the history of the people throughout Nagar, and how after Winter the Kings would congregate the people of different villages, and concerts and competitions would be held.
Story of Surung Thuku recited by Abida
Recording of Abida reciting “Surung Thuku” in the Nagar dialect of Burushaski. This popular story is told to kids. A man named Surung Thuku is taken captive by an evil grandmother who wishes to eat him, but he tricks her into eating her granddaughter instead, and escapes
Poem by Naat Ahmad
Recording of Naat Ahmad reciting a poem in the Nagar dialect of Burushaski.
Conversation with Sher Ahmad in Urdu
Recording of Sher Ahmad having a discussion in Urdu.
Account by Sher Ahmed
Recording of Sher Ahmed reciting a personal narrative in the Hunza dialect of Burushaski.
Conversation with Sher Ahmed
Recording of Sher Ahmed having a discussion in Urdu in the town of Gilgit, Pakistan.
Personal Account by Sher Ahmed
Recording of Sher Ahmed reciting a personal account in the Hunza dialect of Burushaski.
Student, school, parent connectedness, and school risk behaviors of adolescents in Saudi Arabia
This article investigates select school behaviors, including school absenteeism, engaging in fights, and discipline for misconduct at school as well as their association with the school environment, school and home connectedness.
Story of Guse Hir Abad Echo by Namak Alam
Recording of Namak Alam reciting "Guse Hir Abad Echo," a popular story in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Story of Shuwa Wau by Namak Alam
Recording of Namak Alam reciting "Shuwa wau," in the Yasin dialect. This is a popular story that shows the importance of good morals in life.
LEAP II Institute: Digital Curation and Lifecycle Management Workshop
This presentation contains a pre- and post-workshop surveys, with an overview of digital libraries, digital lifecycle management, and digital preservation.
Sociodemographic characteristics and sexual behavior as risk factors for human papillomavirus infection in Saudi Arabia
This article seeks to determine the prevalence and the sociodemographic characteristics and sexual behavior risk factors for human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in a hospital-based cohort of women in Saudi Arabia.
Conversation with Jamsheed Ali
Recording of Jamsheed Ali talking in the Srinagar dialect of Burushaski.
Conversation with Jamsheed Ali and Safdar Ali
Recording of Raja Safdar Ali discussing the Buruskaski Documentation Project in the Srinagar dialect of Burushaski with friend Raja Jamsheed Ali
Conversation with Raja Jamsheed Ali
Recording of Raja Jamsheed Ali having a discussion.
Conversation with Naseema Ali over the background story of a proverb
Recording of Naseema Ali explaining the background story of a proverb in the Nagar dialect of Burushaski.
Story of Hamale Khatun by Naseema Ali
Recording of Naseema Ali reciting "Hamale Khatun," in the Nagar dialect. In this popular story Hamale Khatun is invited to the house of a paranormal Queen, and stiches clothing for all of her sons and daughters at their weddings. When she returns home, Hamale Khatun comes with warnings to remain moral by the Queen, and tries to make sure her children obey them.
Story of The Sparrow's Pearls by Naseema Ali
Recording of Naseema Ali reciting "Chine Maghuyo," in the Nagar dialect. In this popular story a sparrow wants a string of pearls, but is unable to reach them, so it tricks thing after thing into doing its bidding.
Translation of Ruqayya's Recipes by Naseema Ali
Recording of Naseema Ali translating Ruqayya's recipes from Burushaski into Urdu.
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Recording of Naseema Ali reciting a string of Proverbs.
Translation of Ruqayya's Recipes by Naseema Ali and Piar Karim
Recording of Piar Karim and Naseema Ali translating recipes give by Ruqayya from Nagar Burushaski into Urdu.
Conversation with Ramzan Ali on the Names of Months
Recording of Ramzan Ali reciting the names of the months in the Nagar dialect of Burushaski.
Story of Badshah and Jatkus by Ramzan Ali
Recording of Ramzan Ali reciting "Badshah ke Jatkus," in the Nagar dialect. In this popular story A King is widowed, so his sons go find him a new bride. When she gives birth to a boy, a wise woman comes to tell her that her baby will rule the Kingdom, not the two elder sons.
Account by Ramzan Ali and Fida on The War on Seyachin Border
Recording of Fida and Ramzan Ali reciting a personal account of a war on the Seyachin border in the Nagar dialect.
Conversation with FIda and Ramzan Ali on a Historical DIspute in Minapin
Recording of Ramzan Ali and Fida discussing a historical dispute in Minapin, in the Nagar dialect of Burushaski. Minapin is a town in the Nagar district in Gilgit-Baltistān, Pakistan.
Conversation with Raja Jamsheed Ali and Raja Safdar Ali
Recording of Raja Safdar Ali and Raja Jamsheed Ali discussing a couplet in the Srinagar dialect of Burushaski.
Conversation with Safdar Ali and Mimi
Conversation between Raja Safdar Ali Khan and Mimi.
Strategic Planning of Technology for Education: A Beginning Framework
Article discussing strategic planning of technology for education and a beginning framework for future technology implementation in school districts.
Training Older Workers: Implications for HRD/HPT Professionals
Article discussing training older workers and implications for human resource development (HRD) and human performance technology (HPT).
Retrospective Pretest: A Practical Technique for Professional Development Evaluation
Article discussing a research study to field test an instrument incorporating a retrospective pretest to determine whether it could reliably be used as an evaluation tool for a professional development conference.
Training Employees With Disabilities: Strategies from Corporate Training
Article discussing strategies used by corporate trainers to effectively teach populations with disabilities in their corporate workplace.
Investigating the Screwdriver: 25 Years of Technology Change
Article broadly discussing some of the technological changes in vocational education over the last 25 years, as well as strategies for implementation and planning in the new millennium.
Copyright and Fair Use: An Issue of Ethics in a Changing Learning Environment
Article discussing copyright and fair use in regards to ethics in a changing learning environment.
The Journal for Vocational Special Needs Education
This issue of the Journal for Vocational Special Needs focuses on the aging process and its effects on society and the workforce. Aging is the one experience that we all have in common. Individuals are expected to live longer in the future. Many will undoubtedly work beyond the traditional retirement age. This means that the composition of workers will be a blend of people, both young and old.
Technology in Secondary Career and Technical Education: Issues for the New Millennium
Article discussing the use of technology in the secondary career and technical education classroom and the number of issues concerned with efficacy of career and technical education.
Reconstructing Bellour: Automating the Semiotic Analysis of Film
This article discusses automating the semiotic analysis of film, including visual representation, search and retrieval, and ways of seeing.
The Functional Ontology of Filmic Documents
This book chapter discusses the functional ontology of filmic documents. The authors examine a few phases of probing of filmic documents, and the relationship between structure and meaning. The authors have taken the liberty of sketching the earlier phases and of presenting the most recent in somewhat more detail. Considerations of the early phases, among other issues of document use, led to the functional ontology construction as a foundation for this probing and for wider concerns within the arena of messages, meanings, and uses.
Analysis of Management and Employee Job Satisfaction
Article on an analysis of management and employee job satisfaction for gender, age group, length of time with the organization, and between management and non-management employees.
Utilization of Technology-Enhanced Delphi Techniques
This article discusses the Delphi consensus-building technique. Also discussed are the Delphi Technique's history, the process, and some advantages and disadvantages found in the literature. Finally, this article examines a technology-enhanced version of the process.
Story of Sakhi by Badaq
Recording of Badaq reciting "Sakhi," in the Yasin dialect. This is a popular story of a historical narrative.
Story of Sakhi by Badaq
Recording of Baqad reciting "Sakhi," a popular story in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Cultural Account by Imam Yar Baig on Duck Hunting
Recording of Imam Yar Baig reciting a traditional cultural account on duck hunting in the Yasin dialect if Burushaski.
Story of an Intelligent Horse by Imam Yar Baig
Recording of Imam Yar Baig reciting "An Intelligent Horse," a popular story in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Story of Gulandan Wazir by Imam Yar Baig
Recording of Imam Yar Baig reciting "Gulandan Wazir," a popular story in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski/
Story of Nosherwane by Imam Yar Baig
Recording of Imam Yar Baig reciting "Nosherwane," a popular story in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Story of Nosherwane by Imam Yar Baig
Recording of Imam Yar Baig reciting "Nosherwane," a popular story in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Story of The Ancient Horse by Imam Yar Baig
Recording of Imam Yar Baig reciting "Aqalin-e-Hagur," in the Yasin dialect. In this popular story a girl is told to search for silk in her father’s beard, but finds a flea. She is told to keep the flea in a bag, and watches as the flea grows.