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Beverley Skeggs

Beverley Skeggs is a British sociologist, noted as one of the foremost feminist sociologists in the world. She currently works as a "Distinguished Professor" in the Sociology Department at Lancaster University, developing a Centre for Social Ineq ...

                                               

Dorothy E. Smith

Dorothy Edith Smith is a Canadian sociologist with research interests in a variety of disciplines, including womens studies, feminist theory, psychology, and educational studies, as well as in certain subfields of sociology, such as the sociology ...

                                               

Miriam Solomon

Miriam Solomon is Professor of Philosophy and Chair of the Philosophy Department as well as Affiliated Professor of Women’s Studies at Temple University. Solomons work focuses on the philosophy of science, social epistemology, medical epistemolog ...

                                               

Charis Thompson

Charis Thompson is Professor of Sociology at the London School of Economics. Before that she was a Professor of Gender and Womens Studies in the Department of Gender and Women’s Studies at the University of California at Berkeley. She was also As ...

                                               

Barrie Thorne

Barrie Thorne is a Professor of Sociology and of Gender and Womens Studies at the University of California, Berkeley. Her work focuses on the sociology of gender, feminist theory, the sociology of age relations, childhood, and families, and ethno ...

                                               

Irene Tinker

Irene Tinker, is professor emerita in the Departments of City and Regional Planning & Womens Studies at the University of California, Berkeley, teaching from 1989 to 1998. She was the founding Board president of the International Center for Resea ...

                                               

Lynne Tirrell

Lynne Tirrell is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Connecticut, where she is also affiliated with the Human Rights Institute. Much of the body of her work focuses on hate speech, especially the practical effects of linguistic ...

                                               

Martha Vicinus

Martha Vicinus is an American scholar of English literature and Womens studies. She serves as the Eliza M. Mosher Distinguished University Professor of English, Womens Studies, and History at the University of Michigan. She has written several bo ...

                                               

Lisa Vollendorf

Lisa Vollendorf is Provost of Sonoma State University in Rohnert Park, California, where she has served as Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Chief Academic Officer since 2017. She is committed to higher education and is proud to w ...

                                               

Gina Luria Walker

Gina Luria Walker is Professor of Womens Studies and Director of The New Historia at The New School in New York City. She teaches Womens Intellectual History and is one of worlds foremost scholars on eighteenth-century feminist intellectual Mary ...

                                               

Laura Wexler

Laura Wexler is Professor of American Studies, Professor of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, and Co-Chair of the Women’s Faculty Forum at Yale University. An American feminist theorist her academic concerns are in the disciplines of womens ...

                                               

Courtney Young (librarian)

Courtney Young is an American librarian and scholar, who served as the President of the American Library Association for the 2014–2015 year. On June 30, 2015, her term as ALA President ended, and she passed the title on to Sari Feldman.

                                               

Skate magazine

The first mention of skateboarding in a magazine was in 1963 when the publisher of the" Surf Guide Magazine,” Larry Stevenson, published the first advertisement for skateboards in his magazine. The first skateboarding magazine" The Quarterly Skat ...

                                               

Human rights literature

Human rights literature is a literary genre that deals with human rights issues, and thus - directly or indirectly - promotes values of human rights. The goal of human rights literature is to combine the literary driving force with the motivation ...

                                               

A City is Not a Tree

A City is Not a Tree is a widely cited 1965 essay by the architect and design theorist Christopher Alexander, first published in the journal Architectural Forum, and re-published many times since. In 2015 the essay was published as a book includi ...

                                               

The Abolitionists

The Abolitionists is a 2016 documentary film by Darrin Fletcher and Chet Thomas about a sting mission orchestrated in Colombia by the independent Operation Underground Railroad jump team, led by former U.S. Homeland Security Special Agent Timothy ...

                                               

The Division of Labour in Society

The Division of Labour in Society is the doctoral dissertation of the French sociologist Emile Durkheim, published in 1893. It was influential in advancing sociological theories and thought, with ideas which in turn were influenced by Auguste Com ...

                                               

Principles of Criminology

Principles of Criminology, written by Edwin H. Sutherland and Donald R. Cressey, is hailed as an authoritative work in the field of criminology. The first edition was published in 1934, although it was derived from a previous publication, Crimino ...

                                               

Punishment and Social Structure

Punishment and Social Structure 1939, a book written by Georg Rusche and Otto Kirchheimer, is the seminal Marxian analysis of punishment as a social institution. It represents the most sustained and comprehensive account of punishment to have eme ...

                                               

Health hazard

A hazard is an agent which has the potential to cause harm to a vulnerable target. Hazards can be both natural or human induced. Sometimes natural hazards such as floods and drought can be caused by human activity. Floods can be caused by bad dra ...

                                               

Index of oral health and dental articles

Abfraction Abrasion Academy of General Dentistry Accelerated Orthodontic Treatment Acinic cell carcinoma Acrodont Adalbert J. Volck Adenomatoid odontogenic tumor Adhesive Dentistry Aetna Agar Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans Aim toothpaste A ...

                                               

Karius and Bactus

Karius and Bactus is a Norwegian childrens novel written and illustrated by playwright Thorbjorn Egner. The book was first published in 1949 and produced as a 15-minute puppet animation film by film director Ivo Caprino in 1954. An English transl ...

                                               

The Pervert's Guide to Cinema

The Perverts Guide to Cinema is a 2006 documentary directed and produced by Sophie Fiennes, scripted and presented by Slavoj Zizek. It explores a number of films from a psychoanalytic theoretical perspective. Fiennes and Zizek released a follow-u ...

                                               

The Pervert's Guide to Ideology

The Perverts Guide to Ideology is a 2012 British documentary film directed by Sophie Fiennes and written and presented by Slovene philosopher and psychoanalytic theorist Slavoj Zizek. It is a sequel to Fienness 2006 documentary The Perverts Guide ...

                                               

Poetics of Cinema

Poetics of Cinema is a book series of film theory by Chilean filmmaker Raul Ruiz consisting principally of lectures he gave in diverse locations between 1990 and 2009.

                                               

Time Within Time: The Diaries 1970–1986

Time Within Time: The Diaries 1970–1986 are the diaries of the Russian filmmaker Andrei Tarkovsky. They cover his life and work in the Soviet Union and the time of his exile in Western Europe. After the 1991 coup several memos surfaced that alleg ...

                                               

World Cinema: Diary of a Day

World Cinema: Diary of a Day is a 1995 collection of journals from filmmakers around the world. It includes entries from filmmakers as famous as Terry Gilliam to accomplished but little-known independents, such as Jurgen Vsych.

                                               

Anil Aggrawal's Internet Journal of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology

Anil Aggrawals Internet Journal of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology is an online scientific journal covering forensic medicine and toxicology and allied subjects such as criminology, police science, and deviant behavior. It is one of the most wid ...

                                               

Collected Cases of Injustice Rectified

Collected Cases of Injustice Rectified or the Washing Away of Wrongs is a Chinese book written by Song Ci in 1247 during the Song Dynasty as a handbook for coroners. The author combined many historical cases of forensic science with his own exper ...

                                               

The Expulsion of the Albanians

The Expulsion of the Albanians was a lecture presented by the Yugoslav historian Vaso Čubrilovic on 7 March 1937. The text elaborates on the ethnic composition dynamics of Kosovo and other Albanian populated areas within Yugoslavia from medieval ...

                                               

Foundations of Geopolitics

The Foundations of Geopolitics: The Geopolitical Future of Russia is a geopolitical book by Aleksandr Dugin. The book has had a large influence within the Russian military, police, and foreign policy elites and it has been used as a textbook in t ...

                                               

The Rise of the Great Powers

The Rise of the Great Powers is a 12-part Chinese documentary television series produced by CCTV. It was first broadcast on CCTV-2 from 13 to 24 November 2006. It discusses the rise of nine great powers: Portugal, Spain, the Netherlands, the Unit ...

                                               

Decoding the Universe

Decoding the Universe: How the New Science of Information Is Explaining Everything in the Cosmos, from Our Brains to Black Holes is the third non-fiction book by American author and journalist Charles Seife. The book was initially published on Ja ...

                                               

Everything Is Miscellaneous

Everything Is Miscellaneous: The Power of the New Digital Disorder is a book by David Weinberger published in 2007. The books central premise is that there is no universally acceptable way of classifying information. Starting with the story of th ...

                                               

Glut: Mastering Information Through the Ages

Glut: Mastering Information Through The Ages is a 2007 book written by Alex Wright, a writer and information architect for The New York Times. Wrights intention is to provide a broad historical overview of the development of information transmiss ...

                                               

A Hacker Manifesto

A Hacker Manifesto is a critical manifesto written by McKenzie Wark, which criticizes the commodification of information in the age of digital culture and globalization. It was published in the United States in 2004.

                                               

The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood

The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood is a book by science history writer James Gleick published in March 2011 which covers the genesis of our current information age. It was on The New York Times best-seller list for three weeks followin ...

                                               

The Market for Lemons

The Market for Lemons: Quality Uncertainty and the Market Mechanism is a well-known 1970 paper by economist George Akerlof which examines how the quality of goods traded in a market can degrade in the presence of information asymmetry between buy ...

                                               

Too Big to Know

Too Big to Know: Rethinking Knowledge Now That the Facts Arent the Facts, Experts Are Everywhere, and the Smartest Person in the Room Is the Room is a non-fiction book by the American technology writer David Weinberger published in 2012 by Basic ...

                                               

A-Space

The United States Intelligence Community A-Space, or Analytic Space, is a project started in 2007 from the Office of the Director of National Intelligences Office of Analytic Transformation and Technology to develop a common collaborative workspa ...

                                               

Bureaupedia

Bureaupedia is a wiki used internally at the FBI with the intention of capturing the knowledge of senior agents and reduce knowledge loss due to retirement. Bureaupedias existence was revealed in a September 2008 article in Federal Computer Week. ...

                                               

Intellipedia

Intellipedia is an online system for collaborative data sharing used by the United States Intelligence Community. It was established as a pilot project in late 2005 and formally announced in April 2006. Intellipedia consists of three wikis runnin ...

                                               

Intellipublia

Intellipublia is a pilot effort to implement production process reform within the United States Intelligence Community. Based on the MediaWiki engine, Intellipublia introduces a review capability to the existing collaborative environment, similar ...

                                               

The World Factbook

The World Factbook, also known as the CIA World Factbook, is a reference resource produced by the Central Intelligence Agency with almanac-style information about the countries of the world. The official print version is available from the Govern ...

                                               

Linguistic Bibliography

The Linguistic Bibliography / Bibliographie Linguistique is an annual publication which first appeared in 1949. The publication provides comprehensive bibliographical descriptions of publications in theoretical linguistics, with about 20.000 item ...

                                               

Ethnologue

Ethnologue: Languages of the World is an annual reference publication in print and online that provides statistics and other information on the living languages of the world. It was first issued in 1951, and is now published annually by SIL Inter ...

                                               

Resolution concerning principles and criteria for protecting the name and identity of Valencian

The Resolution concerning principles and criteria for protecting the name and identity of Valencian is a normative resolution made by the Academia Valenciana de la Llengua in 2005. The text recognises the unity of the Catalan-Valencian language a ...

                                               

Studies in Slavic and General Linguistics

Studies in Slavic and General Linguistics is an academic book series that was founded in 1980 by A.A. Barentsen, B.M. Groen and R. Sprenger and is published by Rodopi. SSGL is mainly devoted to the field of descriptive linguistics. Although SSGL ...

                                               

Typological Studies in Language

Typological Studies in Language is a series of books published for academics in linguistic typology by John Benjamins Publishing Company since 1982.Joseph H. Greenberg was honorary editor and Talmy Givon general editor at the inception of the ser ...

                                               

The Dehumanization of Art and Other Essays on Art, Culture, and Literature

The Dehumanization of Art and Other Essays on Art, Culture, and Literature is the first English translation of philosopher Jose Ortega y Gassets La deshumanizacion del Arte e Ideas sobre la novela, published in 1925. This composition includes thr ...