ContractsX: From Trust to Promise to Contract | HarvardX on edX | Course About Video

[MUSIC PLAYING] CHARLES FRIED: Hello. I’m Charles Fried. I’ve been teaching contract law at Harvard Law School off and on for some 35 years. I have written books and articles on contract law, and I’ve argued contract cases in state and federal courts. My students have become lawyers and judges Continue Reading

Pyramids and solar religion

[MUSIC PLAYING] INES TORRES: Pyramids are one of the most common of all human architectural forms, and one of the most stable. But the reason for building a pyramid is also related to a set of religious and funerary beliefs that the Egyptian espoused. Some of these beliefs are intimately Continue Reading

Saving Schools: History, Politics, and Policy in U.S. Education | HarvardX on edX | About Video

I'm Paul Peterson. I'm the director of theeducation policy and governance program at Harvard University. Clearly, the US educationalsystem needs to do better by its next generation of studentsso that they can perform effectively in the world economyof the 21st century. Saving Schools is afour course sequence. In all four Continue Reading