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ACKRILL, John Lloyd (1921 - 2007), Professor of the History of Philosophy, Oxford University, 1966–89, then Emeritus; Fellow of Brasenose College, Oxford, 1953–89, then Emeritus

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

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

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ADAMS, Robert Merrihew (<i>born</i> 1937), Visiting Professor of Philosophy, Rutgers University, since 2013

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 235 words.

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ARCHARD, David William (<i>born</i> 1951), Professor of Philosophy, Queen’s University Belfast, since 2012

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; Social Sciences; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 191 words.

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Art

Michael Inwood.

in Heidegger

October 2000; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biographical Studies; 20th-Century Philosophy. 4044 words.

‘Art’ examines Heidegger's view of Art as a source of truth. He believed that rather than being concerned only with beauty and pleasure, art was ‘the disclosure of the being of beings’. Art...

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AYERS, Michael Richard (<i>born</i> 1935), Professor of Philosophy, University of Oxford, 1996–2002; Fellow of Wadham College, Oxford, 1965–2002, now Emeritus

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 197 words.

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BAGGINI, Julian Guiseppe (<i>born</i> 1968), freelance writer, since 2000

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; Intellectual History; Literature. 248 words.

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BALDWIN, Thomas Raymond (<i>born</i> 1947), Professor of Philosophy, University of York, since 1995

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 137 words.

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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

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

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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BARNES, Jonathan (<i>born</i> 1942), Professor of Ancient Philosophy, University of Paris-Sorbonne, 2002–06

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 227 words.

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Being

Michael Inwood.

in Heidegger

October 2000; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biographical Studies; 20th-Century Philosophy. 2109 words.

‘Being’ describes the importance that Heidegger ascribed to considering the nature of an object, or its being, before addressing knowledge of it. Whereas other philosophers treated all...

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