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hereafter

Overview page. Subjects: Biblical Studies.

Used by AV with the meaning ‘at some future time’ in John 13: 7 where NRSV and NJB have ‘later’, REB ‘one day’. At Matt. 26: 64 NRSV and REB have ‘from now on’, and NJB ‘from this time...

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The Hereafter

Ralph Houlbrooke.

in Death, Religion, and the Family in England, 1480–1750

October 2000; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 12982 words.

This chapter discusses religious beliefs concerning the hereafter. Christian beliefs informed and coloured what was written about the life after death by ...

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comic books

in The Oxford Companion to the Book

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 939 words.

The comic book may be broadly defined as any publication serving as a showcase for comic art (hereafter ‘comics’) narratives.

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Gutiérrez, José Angel (b. 1944)

Navarro Armando.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United States

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: United States History. 1390 words.

(b. 1944),

activist. From 1966 to 1974, the Chicano/a movement (hereafter identified as the movimiento)

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Gutiérrez, José Ángel (b. 1944)

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in Contemporary Politics, Law, and Social Movements

January 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Latin American History. 1400 words.

From 1966 to 1974, the Chicano/a movement (hereafter identified as the movimiento) produced an abundance of leaders. One

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USA Patriot Act.

Overview page. Subjects: United States History.

The Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism Act of 2001 (USA PATRIOT Act, hereafter cited as Patriot Act) significantly...

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Wenamun

Overview page. Subjects: Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE).

Is the principal character of a literary text written in Late Egyptian (hereafter, Wenamun). The incomplete text is known from a Hieratic papyrus found at el-Hiba in Middle Egypt and ...

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Law of the Sea

Overview page. Subjects: Maritime History.

This entry contains two subentries: An Overview, Tribunal for the Law of the Sea

The 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (hereafter “the 1982 convention”) occupies...

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José Angel Gutiérrez

Overview page. Subjects: United States History.

(b. 1944),

activist. From 1966 to 1974, the Chicano/a movement (hereafter identified as the movimiento) produced an abundance of leaders. One of the most outstanding to emerge...

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New Evidence on the Early Chinese Conception of Afterlife

Ying-shih Yü.

Edited by Josephine Chiu-Duke and Michael S. Duke.

in Chinese History and Culture

September 2016; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Asian History. 2977 words.

This extended review article discusses how various death-related myths of pre-Buddhist origins helped reveal both early Chinese beliefs about the hereafter and basic Chinese values...

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Leo Africanus (1488)

chouki el hamel.

in Dictionary of African Biography

January 2012; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African History. 1927 words.

Moroccan scholar, diplomat, and traveler, was born al-Hasan b. Muhammad ibn Ahmad al-Wazzan al-Fasi al-Gharnati (hereafter, al-Wazzan) in Granada, Spain,

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