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BALL, John (Macleod) (<i>born</i> 1948), Sedleian Professor of Natural Philosophy, since 1996, and Director, Oxford Centre for Nonlinear PDE, since 2007, University of Oxford; Fellow, Queen’s College, Oxford, since 1996

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 410 words.

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BODEN, Margaret Ann (<i>born</i> 1936), Research Professor in Cognitive Science, University of Sussex, since 2002 (Professor of Philosophy and Psychology, 1980–2002)

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; History of Medicine; Medicine and Health; Psychology; Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 423 words.

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BROWN, Harvey Robert (<i>born</i> 1950), Professor of Philosophy of Physics, University of Oxford, since 2006; Fellow of Wolfson College, Oxford, since 1984

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; History of Science and Technology; Physics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 173 words.

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CARTWRIGHT, Nancy Lynn Delaney (<i>born</i> 1944), Professor of Philosophy, Durham University, since 2012; Professor of Philosophy, University of California at San Diego, since 1997

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics. 288 words.

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CHOMSKY, (Avram) Noam (<i>born</i> 1928), Institute Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1976–2002, now Emeritus (Ferrari P. Ward Professor of Modern Languages and Linguistics, 1966–76)

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Arts and Humanities; Linguistics; History; Philosophy; History of Medicine; Medicine and Health; Psychology; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Media Studies; Radio; Intellectual History; Literature. 808 words.

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COWLEY, Roger Arthur (1939 - 2015), Dr Lee’s Professor of Experimental Philosophy, University of Oxford, 1988–2007, then Emeritus Professor of Physics; Fellow of Wadham College, Oxford, 1988–2007, then Emeritus

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; History of Science and Technology; Physics. 170 words.

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LONGAIR, Malcolm Sim (<i>born</i> 1941), Jacksonian Professor of Natural Philosophy, 1991–2008, Head of Department of Physics, 1998–2005, and Director of Research, since 2008, Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge; Professorial Fellow, Clare Hall, Cambridge, 1991–2008, now Emeritus

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; History of Science and Technology; Physics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 367 words.

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MITCHELL, (Edgar) William (John) (1925 - 2002), Fellow of Wadham College, Oxford, 1978–92, then Emeritus Fellow

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; History of Science and Technology; Physics. 346 words.

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OLLERENSHAW, Kathleen (Mary) (1912 - 2014), Chairman, Council for St John Ambulance in Greater Manchester, 1974–89; Member, Manchester City Council, 1956–81, Leader of Conservative Opposition, 1977–80; Alderman, 1970–74, Hon. Alderman since 1981; Lord Mayor, 1975–76, Deputy Lord Mayor, 1976–77

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Schools Studies; History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics. 682 words.

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OSTRIKER, Jeremiah Paul (<i>born</i> 1937), Professor of Astronomy, Columbia University, since 2012; Treasurer, National Academy of Sciences, since 2008; Senior Researcher, Princeton University, since 2012

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; History of Science and Technology; Physics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 336 words.

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