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Blake, Robert Norman William (1916 - 2003), JP; Provost, The Queen’s College, Oxford, 1968–87, Hon. Fellow, 1987; a Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Oxford University, 1971–87; Joint Editor, Dictionary of National Biography, 1980–90

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Television; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Political History; Politics; Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies; Literature; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Military Life and Institutions. 412 words.

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BOILEAU, Guy (Francis) (1935 - 2013), antique dealer

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Television; Political History; Politics; State and Local Government; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Military Life and Institutions; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 151 words.

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Boston, Terence George (1930 - 2011), QC 1981; barrister; a Deputy Speaker, House of Lords, 1991–2008

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Television; Political History; Politics; History of Law; Law; Courts and Procedure; Radio; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Air Forces and Warfare; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours. 324 words.

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BOYSON, Rhodes (1925 - 2012), PC 1987

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Labour History; Services; Social and Cultural History; Education; Schools Studies; Political History; Politics; Media Studies; Radio; Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies; Military History; Maritime History; Naval Forces and Warfare. 313 words.

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disinformation

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Media Studies.

A form of propaganda involving the dissemination of false information with the deliberate intent to deceive or mislead. It is misinformation that the term has Russian roots: dezinformatsia ...

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Fox-Strangways, Maurice Vivian de Touffreville (1920 - 2006), Group Captain, Royal Air Force, retired; Vice-Chairman, County Border News Ltd and Bromley News Ltd, since 1995 (Managing Director, 1984–95)

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Television; Political History; Politics; State and Local Government; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Air Forces and Warfare; History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours. 257 words.

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Gore, Arthur Desmond Colquhoun (<i>born</i> 1938)

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Military Life and Institutions; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Television; Political History; Law and Politics; Public Administration; Politics; Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies. 207 words.

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Harmsworth, Thomas Harold Raymond (<i>born</i> 1939), publisher

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Military Life and Institutions; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Television. 152 words.

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KINCADE, James (<i>born</i> 1925), Headmaster, Methodist College, Belfast, 1974–88

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Air Forces and Warfare; Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Television; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Schools Studies. 204 words.

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LASLETT, (Thomas) Peter (Ruffell) (1915 - 2001), Reader in Politics and the History of Social Structure, Cambridge University, 1966–83; Co-Founder and Director, Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure, since 1964; Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge, since 1953

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Political History; Politics; State and Local Government; Media Studies; Radio; Military History; Maritime History; Naval Forces and Warfare. 296 words.

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