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"As a philosopher I’d had experience of how the academy works and I was aware that culturally speaking philosophy was a joke, more associated with the ‘Monty Python philosopher’s football match’ than serious scholarship." #music #philosophy #art #HTLGI15
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"Black Saints were among the first to arrive in the Salt Lake Valley in 1847 and have been a part of the Mormon experience from its beginnings." #LDS #Mormons
In the months leading up to the 2012 presidential election between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, a few media outlets reinforced the public perception that Mormons (members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) were mostly white. Jimmy Kimmel asked on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, “Are there black Mormons? I find that hard to believe.”
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How you present yourself online has a direct impact on your academic persona. #academia #education #career
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Why was Jonas Salk disliked by the medical community? #Salk #medicine #biography
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Why did South Africa allow President al-Bashir to return to Khartoum after attending the 25th Summit of African Union in Johannesburg in June? #ICC #Darfur #law
Ten years after the UNSC’s referral of the situation in Darfur to the Prosecutor of the ICC, the sad reality is that all the main suspects still remain at large, shielded by their high position within the Government of Sudan.
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A frustrated architect's exploits as a pastry chef. #OxCompSweets #pastry #food #dessert
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His reputation as a fount of wit almost precedes his reputation as one of the game’s greats. #YogiBerra #aphorism #language
What is it that we love so much about the oft-quoted sayings of Yogi Berra? Of all the wisdom that has been handed down from America’s pastime over the past century, none of it
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What are the societal factors that, together with modernization, influence the social status of older people? #gerontology
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What was the unexpected role played by Germany in the League of Nations? #history #WW1 #Germany
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Researchers intending to publish their work need to familiarise themselves with publication ethics. This is particularly important for first-time authors, who may be unaware of what constitutes misconduct. #ethics #publishing #academia #education
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When it comes to using ‘motherland’ or ‘fatherland’, are there any rules? #motherland #fatherland #language
In 2015, people across the globe will commemorate the seventieth anniversary of the end of the Second World War. In Russia, the grand public holiday that m
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Stathis Kalyvas, leading expert and author of Modern Greece: What Everyone Needs To Know, on the $96 billion bailout to Greece. #Greece #economics #Eurozone
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