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AARTS, Sebastiaan Henri Lucas Marie - Professor of English Linguistics, University College London, since 2003

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 193 words.

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ABBADO, Claudio (1933 - 2014), Artistic Director, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, 1989–2002; Generalmusikdirektor of Vienna, since 1987

in Who Was Who

P ublished online November 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art; Art; Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Musicology and Music History; Music; Applied Music; Social and Cultural History; Performing Arts; Theatre. 160 words.

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ABBOTT, Diane Julie (<i>born</i> 1953), MP (Lab) Hackney North and Stoke Newington, since 1987

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Social Justice and Human Rights; Human Rights and Immigration; Political History; Politics; UK Politics; Media Studies; Radio. 117 words.

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ABBOTT, Paul (<i>born</i> 1960), film and television writer

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Radio. 127 words.

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ABDELA, Lesley Julia (<i>born</i> 1945), journalist and broadcaster, since 1986; Chief Executive: Project Parity, since 1996; Project Parity Partnerships for Peace, since 2005; Senior Partner: Eyecatcher Associates, since 1986; Shevolution, since 1998; specialist in post-conflict reconstruction, since 1999

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political History; Politics; State and Local Government; Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Radio; Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies. 336 words.

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ABDIN, Hasan (<i>born</i> 1939), Ambassador of Sudan to the Court of St James’s, 2000–06

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Diplomatic History; Politics; International Relations. 130 words.

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ABED, Fazle Hasan (<i>born</i> 1936), Founder and Chairman, BRAC (formerly Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee), 1972

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Social Justice and Human Rights; Human Rights and Immigration. 149 words.

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ABEL, Edward William (<i>born</i> 1931), Professor of Inorganic Chemistry, University of Exeter, 1972–97, now Emeritus (Head of Department of Chemistry, 1977–88; Deputy Vice-Chancellor, 1991–94)

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Chemistry; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 279 words.

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ABEL SMITH, Richard Francis (1933 - 2004), Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire, 1991–99

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial History; Industry Studies; Primary Products; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Military Life and Institutions; Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Popular Beliefs and Controversial Knowledge. 144 words.

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