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COASE, Ronald Harry (1910 - 2013), Professor Emeritus and Senior Fellow in Law and Economics, University of Chicago, since 1982

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Economic History; Economics; General Economics and Teaching; Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies; Literature; History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics. 237 words.

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HAND, David John (<i>born</i> 1950), Professor of Statistics, Imperial College London, 1999–2011, now Emeritus Professor of Mathematics; Chief Scientific Advisor, Winton Capital Management, since 2010

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Intellectual History; Literature. 285 words.

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HAWKING, Stephen William (<i>born</i> 1942), Fellow of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge; Lucasian Professor of Mathematics, Cambridge University, 1979–2009, now Emeritus

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Physics; History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Intellectual History; Literature. 494 words.

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Mackay, James Peter Hymers (<i>born</i> 1927), Editor-in-Chief, Halsbury’s Laws of England, 1998–2015; Lord High Commissioner, General Assembly, Church of Scotland, 2005–06 and 2006–07; Lord Clerk Register of Scotland and Keeper of the Signet, since 2007

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Law; Law; Courts and Procedure; History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Political History; Politics; Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies. 417 words.

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NELDER, John Ashworth (1924 - 2010), Visiting Professor, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine (formerly Imperial College of Science and Technology), 1971–2009; Head of Statistics Department, 1968–84, and of Division of Biomathematics, Jan.–Oct. 1984, Rothamsted Experimental Station

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics. 150 words.

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STREETEN, Paul Patrick (<i>born</i> 1917), Professor, Boston University, 1980–93, now Emeritus (Director: Center for Asian Development Studies, 1980–84; World Development Institute, 1984–90)

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History; Economics; General Economics and Teaching; History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Intellectual History; Literature. 565 words.

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WICKRAMASINGHE, (Nalin) Chandra (<i>born</i> 1939), Professor, 2000–10 and 2011–14, and Emeritus Professor of Applied Mathematics and Astronomy, since 2006, Cardiff University; Director, Buckingham Centre for Astrobiology, and Hon. Professor, University of Buckingham, since 2011 (Director, Cardiff Centre for Astrobiology, 2000–10); Visiting Fellow, Churchill College, Cambridge, since 2015

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P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Physics; History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Intellectual History; Literature. 619 words.

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