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  • Quinn is our age but he jumped two school grades on academic excellence.

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  • There are large numbers of private schools, in art, music and academic studies.

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  • There are large numbers of private schools, in art, music and academic studies.

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  • After a year of academic life he tried business again, but in 1840 he gave it up finally and returned to college.

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  • in 1897, received the Order of Merit in 1902, and was awarded many honours, academic and other.

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  • It is remarkable that systematic instruction in the theory and practice of chemistry only received earnest attention in our academic institutions during the opening decades of the 19th century.

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  • Two small rivers (Mill and Fort) flow through the township. Amherst is a quiet, pleasing, academic village of attractive homes.

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  • Academic studies were, however, not suited to his active and adventurous character.

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  • The word Isis is probably an academic rendering of Ouse or Isca, a common British river name, but there is no reason to suppose that it ever had much vogue except in poetry or in the immediate neighbourhood of Oxford.

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  • After a severe struggle this proposal was accepted; but the academic discussion on the constitution continued for weary months, and on the 20th of May, realizing the hopelessness of coming to terms with the ultra-democrats, Gagern and his friends resigned.

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  • During the 18th century more academic treatment of the subject began to replace the scattered notes.

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  • These principles, combined with his embarrassed manner of public speaking, debarred him from academic advancement.

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  • In 1881 Leroy-Beaulieu was elected professor of contemporary history and eastern affairs at the Ecole Libre des Sciences Politiques, becoming director of this institution on the death of Albert Sorel in 1906, and in 1887 he became a member of the Academic des Sciences Morales et Politiques.

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  • The magnificent hall used for academic and public functions was the gift of William M ` Ewan, some time M.P. for the Central division of Edinburgh.

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  • The technical high school, which since 1899 has possessed the right to confer the degree of doctor of engineering, practically enjoys academic status and so do the veterinary high school and the school of art.

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  • He was educated at Glasgow university, where he had a brilliant academic career; and having entered the ministry of the Presbyterian Church, he returned to Canada and obtained a pastoral charge in Halifax, Nova Scotia, which he held from 1863 to 1877.

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  • Pupils found him a somewhat choleric and exacting master and academic society a great recluse.

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  • As in modern problems, so in those of past times, a man requires for success qualities quite distinct from those conferred by merely academic training and the use of scientific methods.

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  • Formally, Cicero adhered to the Academic 3 philosophy during its " middle " or almost sceptical period.

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  • At Rome, in the Jubilee year 1500, he himself lectured with applause; but having been nominated in 1497 canon of the cathedral of Frauenburg, he recrossed the Alps in 1501 with the purpose of obtaining further leave of absence for the completion of his academic career.

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  • Yet it was scarcely until the last quarter of the 19th century that the apprenticeship system, which was a mere initiation into the art and mystery of a craft, was recognized as antiquated and, in its virtual exclusion of academic study, even mischievous.

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  • He was a man happy in his ancestry; he inherited the dignity, the reserve, the keen and vivid intellect, and the picturesque imagination of the French Huguenot, though they came to him chastened and purified by generations of Puritan discipline exercised under the gravest ecclesiastical disabilities, and of culture maintained in the face of exclusion from academic privileges.

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  • His ideal may have been academic, but it was the dream of a mind that thought nobly both of religion and of the state.

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  • TO THE CHAIRMAN OF THE ACADEMIC BOARD OF RADCLIFFE COLLEGE 138 Brattle Street, Cambridge, Mass., May 5, 1900.

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  • There are three higher commercial schools, with academic rank, at Venice, Genoa and Ban, and eleven secondary commercial schools; and technical and commercial schools for women at Florence and Milan.

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  • Mathematics was more or less ousted from the academic curricula by the philosophical inquiries of the schoolmen, and it was only after an interval of nearly three centuries that a worthy successor to Leonardo appeared.

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  • Thus, in spite of his academic sympathy with liberal ideas, he became, together with Metternich, a champion of political stagnation, and co-operated willingly in the reactionary measures against the revolutionary movements in Germany, Italy and Spain.

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  • The Royal Society printed six important memoirs in the Philosophical Transactions, and a few other memoirs are to be found in the Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh and of the Royal Irish Academy, in the Bulletin de 1' Academic de St-Petersbourg for 1862 (under the name G.

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  • The object of both was to collect all halakhoth having a practical importance, omitting all those which owing to circumstances no longer possess more than an academic interest, and excluding the discussions on them and all agada.

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  • The Royal Society printed six important memoirs in the Philosophical Transactions, and a few other memoirs are to be found in the Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh and of the Royal Irish Academy, in the Bulletin de 1' Academic de St-Petersbourg for 1862 (under the name G.

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  • After an interval of about eighteen months, however, he definitively betook himself to an academic career, "habilitating" in Heidelberg, where two vacancies had occurred in the theological faculty of the university.

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  • The question of the origin of petroleum (and natural gas), though for the first half of the 19th century of little more than academic interest, has engaged the attention of naturalists and others for over a hundred years.

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  • The necessity for experimental demonstration and practical instruction, in addition to academic lectures, appears to have been urged by the French chemists L.

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  • He still, however, continued an academic career by lecturing on political economy at the university.

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  • It belongs to the 16th military region, and to the academic (educational division) of Montpellier, where also is its court of appeal.

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  • There are also many private business colleges, academic schools and college-preparatory schools.

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  • The "grey amice" of the canons of St Paul's at London was put down in 1549, the academic hood being substituted.

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  • He even began or proceeded with another tragedy- Agathocle - and attended several Academic meetings.

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  • ROBERT EMMET (1778-1803), Irish rebel, youngest son of Robert Emmet, physician to the lord-lieutenant of Ireland, was born in Dublin in 1778, and entered Trinity College in October 1793, where he had a distinguished academic career, showing special aptitude for mathematics and chemistry, and acquiring a reputation as an orator.

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  • The institute comprises an academic department (in which all students are enrolled) with a seven years' course, the Phelps Hall bible training school (1892), with a three years' course, and departments of mechanical industries, industries for girls, and agriculture.

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  • It was opened in 1899 with the view of securing a home-bred ministry more conversant with English academic life and thought.

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  • Honorary academic degrees were conferred upon him by the universities of Cairo, Christiania, Berlin, Cambridge and Oxford, and he was given both popular and official ovations of almost royal distinction - ovations which were repeated by his own countrymen on his return to America.

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  • Allentown is the seat of a state homoeopathic hospital for the insane, of the Allentown College for Women (Reformed Church, 1867), and of Muhlenberg College (1867), an Evangelical Lutheran institution which grew out of the Allentown Seminary (established in 1848 and incorporated as the "Allentown Collegiate Institute and Military Academy" in 1864); in 1907 the college had 191 students, of whom 109 were in the Allentown Preparatory School (1904), formerly the academic department of the college and still closely affiliated with it.

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  • His style is severely academic, his colour lacking in richness and warmth, his execution hard and uninteresting in its very perfection.

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  • His style is severely academic, his colour lacking in richness and warmth, his execution hard and uninteresting in its very perfection.

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  • In order to support himself and pay his academic fees many a Japanese has to fall into the ranks of the physical laborer during a part of each day or night.

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  • In working from early Dorian models they introduced refinements of their own, with the result that they produced beautiful, but somewhat vapid and academic types.

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  • His academic lectures for 1843-1844 were published in 2 vols., 1845-1849, under the title Legons de geologie pratique.

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  • In this list, while certain occurrences in rocks of undetermined age in little-known regions have been omitted, many of those included are of merely academic interest, and a still larger number indicate fields supplying at present only local needs.

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  • Meanwhile his academic honours from home and foreign universities multiplied, and he became a fellow of the Royal Society in 1894.

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  • The library hall was restored and decorated, largely through the generosity of Sir William Priestley (1829-1900), formerly M.P. for the university; while munificent additions to the academic funds and resources were made by the 15th earl of Moray (1840-1901), Sir William Fraser (1816-1898), and others.

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  • From the earliest times the shepherd, the farmer, the horticulturist, and the " fancier " had for practical purposes made themselves acquainted with a number of biological laws, and successfully applied them without exciting more than an occasional notice from the academic students of biology.

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  • During this period Fichte's academic career had been troubled by various storms, the last so violent as to put a close to his professorate at Jena.

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  • The state controls professional and technical schools through the regents' examinations of candidates for admission to such schools and to the professions, determines the minimum requirements for admission to college by the regents' academic examinations, maintains the large State Library and the valuable State Museum, and occasionally makes a gift to a college or a university for the support of courses in practical industries; but it maintains no college or university that is composed of a teaching body.

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  • He soon made his influence felt there - new and more extensive laboratories were built, and for the first time in England a period of research became a necessary part of the academic course in chemistry for an honours degree.

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  • How millennarianism nevertheless found its way, with the help of apocalyptic mysticism and Anabaptist influences into the churches of the Reformation, chiefly among the Reformed sects, but afterwards also in the Lutheran Church, how it became incorporated with Pietism, how in more recent times an exceedingly mild type of "academic" chiliasm has been developed from a belief in the verbal inspiration of the Bible, how finally new sects are still springing up here and there with apocalyptic and chiliastic expectations - these are matters which cannot be fully entered upon here.

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  • It forms the diocese of Chartres (province of Paris), and belongs to the academic (educational division) of Paris and the region of the IV.

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  • The function of the academic department is to control the teaching branch, internal examinations, &c., and that of the external department to control external examinations, while the university extension system occupies a third department.

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  • Moreover, the higher problems of rhythmic movement in the classical sonata forms are far beyond the scope of academic teaching; which is compelled to be contented with a practical plausibility of musical design; and the instrumental music which was considered the highest style of art in 18 3 0 was as far beyond Wagner's early command of such plausibility as it was obviously already becoming a mere academic game.

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  • Lastly, the rules of that game were useless on the stage, and Wagner soon found in Meyerbeer a master of grand opera who was dazzling the world by means which merely disgusted the more serious academic musicians of the day.

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  • Delaware is the seat of the Ohio Wesleyan University (co-educational), founded by the Ohio Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church in 1841, and opened as a college in 1844; it includes a college of liberal arts (1844), an academic department (1841), a school of music (1877), a school of fine arts (1877), a school of oratory (1894), a business school (1895), and a college of medicine (the Cleveland College of Physicians and Surgeons, at Cleveland, Ohio; founded as the Charity Hospital Medical College in 1863, and the medical department of the university of Wooster until 1896, when, under its present name, it became a part of Ohio Wesleyan University).

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  • It is the seat of North-western University (1865; Lutheran), which includes collegiate, pre - paratory and academic departments, and had in1908-1909instructors and 283 students, and of the Sacred Heart College (Roman Catholic, opened in 1872 and chartered in 1874), under the Congregation of the Holy Cross.

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  • In that year he was demobilized and retired into academic life, being elected to a research fellowship at All Souls College, Oxford.

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  • In the patronage of learning and in the exercise of authority over the morals and education of youth Laud was in his proper sphere, many valuable reforms at Oxford being due to his activity, including the codification of the statutes, the statute by which public examinations were rendered obligatory for university degrees, and the ordinance for the election of proctors, the revival of the college system, of moral and religious discipline and order, and of academic dress.

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  • During more than forty years of academic activity he not only provided manuals of Latin and Greek grammar and many other text-books that long remained in use, but he also formed for Germany a welltrained class of learned teachers, who extended his influence throughout the land.

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  • Maryland supports no state university, but Johns Hopkins University, one of the leading institutions of its kind in the country, receives $25,000 a year from the state; the medical department of the university of Maryland receives an annual appropriation of about $2500, and St John's College, the academic department of the university of Maryland, receives from the state $13,000 annually and gives for each county in the state one free scholarship and one scholarship covering all expenses.

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  • In spite of a certain industrial activity and the periodical bustle of its cattle and dairy markets, Leiden remains essentially an academic city.

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  • Franklin College, the academic department of the university, was opened in 1801, and afterwards the State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts (the School of Science, 1872), the State Normal School (co-educational, 1891), the School of Pharmacy (1903), the University Summer School (1903), the School of Forestry (1906), and the Georgia State College of Agriculture (1906), also branches of the university, were established at Athens, and what had been the Lumpkin Law School (incorporated in 1859) became the law department of the university in 1867.

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  • In 1823, after eight years of work at high pressure, he was glad to accept the chair of moral philosophy at St Andrews, the seventh academic offer made to him during his eight years in Glasgow.

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  • These academic years were prolific also in a literature of various kinds.

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  • He had, however, little taste for law and much for literature; and he obtained an academic prize at Aix for a discourse on Vauvenargues.

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  • There are three terms in each year - Michaelmas (beginning the Academic year), Hilary and Trinity.

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  • The funds of the college, arising from lands and the fees of students, are managed solely by the provost and seven senior fellows, who form a board, to which and to the academic council the whole government of the university, both in its executive and its legislative branches, is committed.

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  • His abilities were shown in an Eloge de Charles VII., which was crowned by the Academie de Nimes in 1820, and a memoir on Les Institutions de Saint Louis, which in 1821 was crowned by the Academic des Inscriptions et Belles Lettres.

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  • He had been elected a member of the Academic des Sciences Morales et Politiques, re-established in 1832, and in 1837 was made the permanent secretary; he was also elected a member of the Academic Francaise in 1836, and sought no further honours.

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  • The greater part of his time was, however, given to study and to his academic duties.

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  • His style is copious and flexible; abundantly idiomatic, but without any affectation of being so, it carries with it the force and freshness of popular speech, while it lacks not at the same time a flavour of academic culture.

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  • The college offers classical, philosophical and scientific courses, and has a school of music and an academic department; in 1907-1908 it had 19 instructors and 257 students, of whom 93 were in the college and 97 were in the school of music. Fairfield has a Carnegie library (1892), and a museum with a collection of laces.

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  • He continued to perform ecclesiastical functions and maintained his academic position, becoming ordinary professor in 1872.

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  • Canisius College is a Roman Catholic (Jesuit) institution for men (established in 1870 and chartered in 1883), having in 1907 a college department and an academic (or high school) department, and a library of about 26,000 volumes.

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  • His reputation in the parliament of 1880-1886 was that of a dilettante, who allied himself with the three politicians already named from a feeling of irresponsibility rather than of earnest purpose; he was regarded as one who, on the rare occasions when he spoke, was more desirous to impart an academic quality to his speeches than to make any solid contribution to public questions.

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  • In 1888 Mr Balfour served on the Gold and Silver Commission, currency problems from the standpoint of bimetallism being among the more academic subjects which had engaged his attention.

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  • There are further a municipal museum, arranged in a private house since 1882, an academic art museum (1884), with some classic originals, a creation of F.

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  • He was also influenced by the Epicurean and the Academic and the revived Pythagorean schools.

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  • Educated at Louvain University, he studied'philosophy and theology with distinguished success, and was rewarded by a series of academic appointments.

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  • PHILOPOEMEN (253-184 B.C.), Greek general, was born at Megalopolis, and educated by the academic philosophers Ecdemus and Demophanes or Megalophanes, who had distinguished themselves as champions of freedom.

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  • Having completed his education at the university of Edinburgh, where he was distinguished in mathematics, Robert was induced to enter a banking-house in order to acquire a practical knowledge of business, but his ambition was really academic. In 1769 he gave up business pursuits and accepted the rectorship of Perth academy.

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  • Whether a spore results from the sexual union of two similar gametes (zygospore) or from the fertilization of an egg-cell by the protoplasm of a male organ (oospore); or is developed asexually as a motile (zoospore) or a quiescent body cut off from a hypha (conidium) or developed along its course (oidium or chlamydospore), or in its protoplasm (endospore), are matters of importance which have their uses in the classification and terminology of spores, though in many respects they are largely of academic interest.

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  • In 1654 Seth Ward (1617-1689), the Savilian professor of astronomy, replying in his Vindiciae academiarum to some other assaults (especially against John Webster's Examen of Academies) on the academic system, retorted upon Hobbes that, so far from the universities being now what he had known them in his youth, he would find his geometrical pieces, when they appeared, better understood there than he should like.

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  • What began as a great revolutionary movement became a dogmatic and academic school of thought; it often almost seemed as though the orthodox interpretation of I~Iarxs doctrine was of more importance than an improvement in the condition of the working men, and the discussions in the annual Socialist Congress resembled the arguments of theologians rather than the practical considerations of politicians.

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  • His other writings include: Sonnets and Other Verses (1894); Lucifer, a Theological Tragedy (1899); Three Philosophical Poets (1910); Winds of Doctrine; Studies in Contemporary Opinion (1913); Philosophy (1916) and Character and Opinion in the United States; with Reminiscences of William James and Josiah Royce, and Academic Life in America (1920).

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  • His father, a district physician, died early, and the boy, after attending the gymnasium of Czernowitz, was obliged to teach in order to support himself and prepare for academic study.

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  • The city is the seat of the Wesleyan female college (1836), which claims to be the first college in the world chartered to grant academic degrees to women; Mercer University (Baptist), which was established in 1833 as Mercer Institute at Penfield, became a university in 1837, was removed to Macon in 1871, and controls Hearn Academy (1839) at Cave Spring and Gibson Mercer Academy (1903) at Bowman; the state academy for the blind (1852), St Stanislaus' College (Jesuit), and Mt de Sales Academy (Roman Catholic) for women.

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  • And his unbending common-sense, and sobriety of criticism in matters which deeply interested the less academic Radicals who were enthusiasts for extreme courses, would have made the parliamentary situation difficult but for the exceptional popularity of the prime minister.

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  • The university comprises twentysix independent schools, but the courses of instruction given in these are so co-ordinated as to form six departments: two academic - the college and the department of graduate studies; and four professional - law, medicine, engineering and agri- :,ulture.

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  • The only other academic distinction he accepted was the B.D.

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  • It is true that down to the 15th century there were many Teutonic Scots who had difficulty in expressing themselves in " Ynglis," and that, at a later date, the literary vocabulary was strongly influenced by the Latin habit of Scottish culture; but the difficulty was generally academic, arising from a scholarly sensitiveness to style in the use of a medium which had no literary traditions; perhaps also from medieval and humanistic contempt of the vulgar tongue; in some cases from the cosmopolitan circumstance of the Scot and the special nature of his appeal to the learned world.

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  • In a survey of the vernacular literature of Scotland it is advantageous to keep in mind that there are two main streams or threads running throughout, the one literary in the higher sense, expressing itself in " schools " of a more artificial or academic type; the other popular, also in the better sense of that term, more native, more rooted in national tradition, more persistent and conversely less bookish in fashion.

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  • Even in the deliberately religious and moral work of the more academic poets this seriousness is never more exclusive or oppressive than it is in any other literature of the time.

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  • But he felt himself lacking in the academic spirit, and wisely declined.

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  • Pazmfiny went through his probation at Cracow, took his degree at Vienna, and studied theology at Rome, and finally completed his academic course at the Jesuit college at Graz.

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  • In addition to this parental instruction we find hints of a sort of academic training, particularly in chs.

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  • Some of the material may have existed in aphoristic form before, but the composition of the present book may be put approximately in the century 300-200 B.C. Even its simplest maxims have a certain academic form.

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  • In July 1648 the action of parliament deprived him of his academic appointments, and he passed some years in teaching, studying and travelling, returning to Oxford at the restoration of 1660, and beginning a few years later to take a leading part in the work of University College.

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  • The proceeding was strictly academic. The matter discussed, to judge by the writings of theologians, was somewhat obscure; and Luther offered his theses as an attempt to make it clearer.

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  • But the theses posted somehow touched heart and conscience in a way unusual in the common subjects of academic disputation.

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  • While he owed to Reid all his theory of morality, he repaid the debt by giving to Reid's views the advantage of his admirable style and academic eloquence.

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  • He was much impressed by the teaching of Phaedrus, the Epicurean, at a period before he assumed the toga virilis; he studied dialectic under Diodotus the Stoic, and in 88 B.C. attended the lectures of Philo, the head of the Academic school, whose devoted pupil he became.

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  • he expresses views which conflict with de Finibus iv., and defends himself on the ground that as an Academic he is free to change his mind.

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  • Driven by his mother's Puritanism and his father's contempt for academic learning to outside society, he became intimate with Charles Hay Cameron, who strengthened him in his love of philosophy, and George W.

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  • Packer, an institution for women, has primary, preparatory, academic and collegiate departments.

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  • After winning some academic prizes, Rivarol distinguished himself in the year 1784 by a treatise Sur l'universalite de la langue francaise, and by a translation of the Inferno.

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  • He was granted a year's leave of absence from the university of Pennsylvania, but it was thought that he might be able to assume his academic duties in Oct.

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  • Scholasticism, which absorbed the attention of most thinkers from about the 11th to about the 15th centuries, is so easily marked off and played so considerable a role in the academic history of that time, that historians often refer to it as the only intellectual interest of "medieval" men.

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  • In winter the cassock was often lined with furs varying in costliness with the rank of the wearer, and its colour also varied in the middle ages with his ecclesiastical or academic status.

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  • But he was more remarkable for the rare beauty of his character than even for academic distinctions.

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  • But it was to pastoral work, and not to academic duty, that he thenceforth devoted himself, associating with it, and scarcely placing on a lower level, the affectionate discharge of his duties as a son and brother.

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  • The feebleness of Michael, whose chief interest lay in trifling academic pursuits, and the avarice of his ministers, was disastrous to the empire.

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  • Latin disappeared as the academic language, and Swedish was adopted.

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  • They are divided into four sections: - those of the Maritime Provinces, with their Convention, their Home and Foreign Mission Boards, an Education Board and a Publication Board, and with M `Master University (Arts, Theological and Academic departments) as its educational institution; those of Manitoba and the North-west, with Brandon College as its educational institution; and those of British Columbia, Caiiadian Baptists numbered 120,000 in 1909, and are considered in the above general estimates.

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  • Besides the influence of Newman, the friendship and work of Robert Dolling made a great impression on him, and as he admitted, saved him from being contented with a merely academic and ecclesiastical type of religion.

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  • Richard Henry Lee received an academic education in England, then spent a little time in travel, returned to Virginia in 1752, having come into possession of a fine property left him by his father, and for several years applied himself to varied studies.

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  • Two writers of the academic period, besides Bellman, and a.

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  • first to endure bitter opposition and ridicule from the academic writers then in power, but they supported this with cheerfulness, and answered back in their magazines Polyfem and Fosforos (1810-1813).

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  • "Thetic theology" is connected with academic life.

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  • He was educated at home and at Aberdeen University, where he attained the highest academic distinctions, winning among other things the Ferguson mathematical scholarship, which is open to all graduates of Scottish universities under three years' standing.

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  • His academic career was so rapidly successful that at the age of twenty-four he was already doctor and professor of theology.

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  • A ducal commission, appointed to find a means for ending the interminable strife between the rival academic parties, entrusted Eck with the preparation of fresh commentaries on Aristotle and Petrus Hispanus.

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  • In 1907 the school had 813 students, of whom 313 were girls; it has an academic department, a business school and courses in domestic science, in farming, dairying and gardening, and in masonry, carpentry, painting, blacksmithing, waggonmaking, shoemaking, steam-fitting, printing and other trades.

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  • Varro also studied at Athens, especially under the philosopher Antiochus of Ascalon, whose aim it was to lead back the Academic school from the scepticism of Arcesilaus and Carneades to the tenets of the early Platonists, as he understood them.

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  • Among the other university institutions are the academic hospital, the maternity hospital, the physiological institution, the chemical laboratory, the zoological museum, the botanical garden and the observatory on the Kdnigsstuhl.

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  • Frederic Harrison's Chatham, in the "Twelve English Statesmen" series (1905), though skilfully executed, takes a rather academic and modern Liberal view.

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  • The west end and the south-west are the residential quarters, the north-west is largely occupied by academic, scientific and military institutions, the north is the seat of machinery works, the north-east of the woollen manufactures, the east and south-east of the dyeing, furniture and metal industries, while in the south are great barracks and railway works.

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  • Important buildings include the university hall (1882), the academic union of the students (1850 containing an art museum; the astronomical observatory, built in 1866, though observations have been carried on since 1760; the botanical museum, and ethnographical and industrial art collections, illustrating life in southern Sweden from early times.

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  • On finishing his academic studies he contemplated adopting the medical profession, and prosecuted his studies in chemistry, anatomy and physiology with that.

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  • He was the recipient of nearly every academic distinction that can be conferred upon an eminent man of science.

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  • In no other university city of Germany has so much of the medieval academic life been preserved.

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  • A contemporary account of it says that in spite of Edwards's academic style of preaching, the assembly was " deeply impressed and bowed down, with an awful conviction of their sin and danger.

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  • Speusippus and his contemporaries in the school exercised an important and far-reaching influence upon Academic doctrine.

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  • It would seem, then, that Academic scepticism began with those who had been reared by Plato himself, having its origin in their acceptance of the scientific element of his teaching apart from the ontology which had been its basis.

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  • LEWIS WALLACE [LEw] (1827-1905), American soldier and author, was born at Brookville, Indiana, on the 10th of April 1827, and received an academic education.

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  • Besides Polemon, the statesman Phocion, Chaeron, tyrant of Pellene, the Academic Crantor, the Stoic Zeno and Epicurus are alleged to have frequented his lectures.

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  • In his writings, which were numerous, he seems to have covered nearly the whole of the Academic programme; but metaphysics and ethics were the subjects which principally engaged his thoughts.

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  • In 1897 he was elected a member of the Academic des Inscriptions et Belles-lettres.

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  • It was opened to students in 1841, received aid for the first time from the state in 1867; women were first admitted to the mormal department in 1869, to the academic department in 1870, and soon afterwards to all departments.

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  • In addition to the academic department or college proper, the university embraces special schools of pedagogics (1868), agriculture and mechanic arts (1870), mines and metallurgy (1870, at Rolla), law (1872), medicine (1873), fine arts (1878), engineering (1877), military science, commerce, a graduate school of arts and sciences (1896), and a department of journalism (1908).

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  • But his work gained character and added, to merely academic correctness, character and charm.

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  • It would be unjust to consider Whittier's genius from an academic point of view.

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  • Burke, like Goldsmith, achieved no academic distinction.

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  • His character was never at any time of the academic cast.

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  • The highly academic Ritschlian movement has had wide practical influence in many lands.

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  • But, in his own opinion, his masterpiece was an academic oration on the political and geographical position of Hungary as a link between East and West.

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  • The higher branches of learning are provided in the university of Tubingen, in the technical high school (with academic rank) of Stuttgart, the veterinary high school at Stuttgart, the commercial college at Stuttgart, and the agricultural college of Hohenheim.

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  • In all that he said and did he was the son of the people, who had not been broken to the usual social and academic discipline; hence his roughness, his one-sidedness, and his exaggerations; but he is always vigorous, and often brilliant and original.

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  • Even in this negative use of the notion it is necessarily implied that whatever active tendencies in man are found to be " natural " - that is, independent of and uncorrupted by social customs and conventions - will properly take effect in outward acts, but the adoption of " conformity to nature " as a general positive rule for outward conduct seems to have been due to the influence on Zeno of Academic teaching.

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  • Schenectady is the seat of Union College (undenominational), which grew out of the Schenectady Academy (1784), was chartered in 1795, and comprises the academic and engineering departments of Union University, the medical (1838), law (1851.) and pharmacy (1881) departments of which are at Albany, where also is the Dudley Observatory (1852), which is under the control of the university.

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  • In 1905 the number who matriculated was 947, of whom 218 were females, and the number of students who passed the academic examinations was 2190.

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  • The state supports wholly or in part, the university of South Carolina (before 1906 South Carolina College), established at Columbia in 1801; the South Carolina Military Academy (locally called " The Citadel ") established at Charleston in 1845, Clemson Agricultural College (1889), at Clemson, Oconee county, with departments of agriculture, chemistry, mechanics and electricity, textiles and military, and academic and preparatory courses; Winthrop Normal and Industrial College for Girls (1895) at Rock Hill, and the Coloured Normal, Industrial, Agricultural and Mechanical College (1896) at Orangeburg.

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  • Accordingly, in the seventh book of the Republic, where Plato propounds his scheme of Academic education, he directs the attention of studious youth primarily, if not exclusively, to the concurrence of inconsistent attributes; and in the Phaedo, 102 B-103 A, taking as an instance the tallness and the shortness simultaneously discoverable in Simmias, he offers his own theory of the immanent idea as the solution of the paradox.

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  • To the south-west of the new Rathaus, lying beyond the Pleisse and between it and the Johanna Park, is the new academic quarter.

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  • In the main such investigations have only an academic interest, as, whatever theory of light be adopted, we have to deal with two vectors that are parallel and perpendicular respectively to the plane of polarization.

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  • He studied grammar under Callimachus at Alexandria, and philosophy under the Stoic Ariston and the Academic Arcesilaus at Athens.

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  • Mr Balfour's introduction of his promise (at Edinburgh on October 3) to convene an imperial conference after the general election if the Unionists came back to power, in order to discuss a scheme for fiscal union, represented an academic rather than a practical advance, since the by-elections showed that the Unionists were certain to be defeated.

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  • It is coeducational and embraces an academic department, a biblical department, and departments of engineering, law, medicine, pharmacy and dentistry; in 1909 it had 125 instructors and 959 students.

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  • At sixty years of age, having finished the Origins of Christianity, he began his History of Israel, based on a lifelong study of the Old Testament and on the Corpus Inscriptionum Semiticarum, published by the Academic des Inscriptions under Renan's direction from the year 1881 till the end of his life.

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  • The only academic preferment received by him during the lengthy probation was the post of underlibrarian (1766).

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  • He withdrew in 1794 from society; next year he gave up all his classes but one public lecture on logic or metaphysics; and in 1797, before the removal of the interdict on his theological teaching, he ceased altogether his public labours, after an academic course of fortytwo years.

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  • In France La Societe Nationale des Antiquaires de France was formed in 1814 by the reconstruction of the Academic Celtique, which had existed since 1805.

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  • Quinn is our age but he jumped two school grades on academic excellence.

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  • The auspices of local authorities and academic institutions.

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  • This will certainly add fuel to the arguments for an academic boycott.

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  • Whatever constitutes bullying in the academic context should also be developed and publicized.

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  • I am the first academic to gain a PhD by public output featuring video capture and speaking the Doric dialect of NE Scotland.

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  • The news of the discovery was disseminated through conferences, academic and professional journals.

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  • We are looking for the knowledgeable enthusiast rather than the academic or complete novice.

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  • Our CPD courses are run by our highly knowledgeable academic staff who are experts in their field.

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  • The guidelines were paramount in order to ensure that the academic standards of awards are maintained.

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  • See leaflet for students produced by QAA So progress files contain both personal and academic records, sometimes abbreviated as PARs.

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  • abetted by the intellectual convulsions on the academic and political left about the causes and consequences of crime.

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  • abetted by the intellectual convulsions on the academic and political left about the causes and consequences of crime.

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  • Applications for this award are very competitive, and are judged on one criterion; the candidate's outstanding academic ability and research potential.

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  • Academic freedom: the new policy will severely undermine academic freedom: the new policy will severely undermine academic freedom by assuming the copyright in popular books written by academics.

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  • academic staff had risen to 37, mostly in recent years.

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  • academic institution in London, I used a pc to do some word processing.

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  • academic disciplines whilst remaining in touch with them is the key dilemma for liberal education.

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  • And a fourth level involved action research leading to the kind of academic writing which could form the basis of an academic qualification.

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  • academic achievement.

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  • academic years may be subject to a slight annual increase.

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  • He was pivotal in helping to move the net from a purely academic group in the UK to the commercial environment.

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  • Academic freedom: the new policy will severely undermine academic freedom: the new policy will severely undermine academic freedom by assuming the copyright in popular books written by academics.

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  • How can they find the balance between managing the risk and maintaining academic freedom?

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  • Career: Willem's main academic achievement was to solve Einstein's field equations for an infinite rotating cylinder.

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  • acquainted with the applicant 's academic and professional abilities.

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  • active academic staff participation in the program.

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  • adjudicateons will be considered by an adjudicating panel constituted for the purpose by the Academic Board.

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  • What academic standards are set for postgraduate admissions in law?

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  • analogue are open to UK universities and BBSRC-approved academic analogs.

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  • analogueants must be working in a UK higher education institution or academic analog.

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  • For a decade, I used the same office both to see analysands and to see students in an academic setting.

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  • What it is, is empathetic, not analytic or academic.

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  • Long is an American academic philosopher and libertarian anarchist.

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  • Our friendly colleagues on the academic journal antiquity recently launched an Antiquity prize for the best article published during the year.

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  • My work in the social apostolate is mainly concerned with academic reflection.

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  • Where ethical issues are identified ethical approval must be sought from the Faculty's Academic Ethics Team.

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  • Each year we have to decide on a fairly arbitrary academic cut-off, usually on the basis of their GCSE performance.

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  • In particular it investigates how collaborative argumentation can introduce students to academic practice.

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  • It would be necessary to reach a decision by May 2003 to enable articulation where necessary with the restructuring of the academic year project.

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  • Academic price about £ 45 but only worth getting if you want to put more advanced features in pages or are feeling arty.

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  • New York: Academic Press McKay, T. (1981) On proper names in belief ascriptions.

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  • assigned two supervisors who provide expert academic guidance on the chosen research topic.

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  • Set short-term academic and social targets to help accelerate attainment and identify areas where additional support is needed.

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  • Confirmation of academic attainments No student can start a course without having already acquired the minimum academic standards of entry for the course.

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  • author victor the renowned academic delay reserve your.

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  • A striped awning is mounted at the entrance where flowering plants help to improve the austere academic severity of the school entrance.

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  • backlist of academic titles.

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  • We are pleased to present the first fruits of exploring John Donald's classic backlist of academic titles.

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  • Whilst this is of great academic value, it does not make for a good bedtime read.

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  • Maybe the early academic critics who rated this appeal rather low were not so benighted after all.

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  • For Peter Conradi, writer, academic, acclaimed biographer of Iris Murdoch, the moment came in 1982.

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  • The customer base will include academic, biotech and pharma companies and include both system sales and associated kits.

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  • You will be dealing with academic, biotech and pharma accounts promoting a range of research products.

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  • Do you want to find out about using blackboard in your module for next academic year?

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  • Sir Edward wore a formal gown of blue and gold damask silk and a Tudor-style academic bonnet in gold silk.

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  • Future bookings The room booking form will enable you to book any date in the current academic year.

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  • She is author of over sixty academic articles, about forty book contributions, and many book reviews.

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  • He was well known as a field botanist but had spent most of his academic life as a physical and industrial chemist.

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  • bots run on academic MUA sites.

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  • bound copies of your thesis to the Academic Registry.

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  • capital expenditure on construction projects has largely flowed from successful funding bids for new academic activity.

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  • Potential students to the Cricket Academy need to apply for a full-time academic qualifi cation in addition to membership of the Cricket Academy.

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  • certaintyely this opened the way to a process of academic study which increasingly undermined the theological certainties of the churches.

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  • Here he adopts the " Dev from Coronation Street " method of acting as a short hand for exuding academic charisma.

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  • I can only promote someone within the same category of staff - it won't let me do clerical to academic for example.

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  • It spans not only clinical academic medicine but also veterinary science, dentistry, laboratory science and medical and nursing care.

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  • I asked academic colleagues in maritime law what they thought were obstacles in the way of uniformity.

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  • Academic staff are welcome to use material from special collections for teaching or research.

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  • collegial approach to academic governance but see no alternative.

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  • The impacts of these institutional changes on personal lives and for academic collegiality are rarely discussed within the social sciences.

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  • collegiality within the academic profession.

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  • Applicants without Master's degrees are occasionally allowed entry, providing they can demonstrate academic skills comparable to a good undergraduate degree.

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  • In the next essay, Dorothy Smith exposes the contradictions of academic feminism and its increasing ties to the relations of ruling.

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  • The formal style required for academic essay writing is usually a lot easier to master than casual conversation.

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  • I am not totally convinced that academic theology will provide the fervor required of the believer.

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  • coping with crises and changing gendered cultures: feminist academic managers in UK higher education, unpublished, 1996.

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  • Without a positive co-relation between school and home the education of children will suffer and hinder their academic progress.

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  • Potentially millions of people around the world could benefit from new research by a Lancaster University academic to develop an artificial cornea.

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  • creative with academic ability and a passion for design.

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  • Academic research clearly demonstrates that race itself is neither a causal nor a predictive factor in youth criminality.

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  • For me, this project was mostly driven by academic curiosity.

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  • In the past, academic staff have been used to delivering a standard curriculum to all students.

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