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Academics

Overview page. Subjects: History of Law.

The formal teaching of law in the United States has passed from individual attorneys acting as masters to their apprentices, through part-time attorneys acting as schoolmasters, to...

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academically

Bryan A. Garner.

in Garner’s Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 60 words.

So spelled—not ✳academicly. E.g.: “The goal of the strategic plan is to keep the university competitive economically and academicly

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Academics

Overview page. Subjects: History of Law.

The formal teaching of law in the United States has passed from individual attorneys acting as masters to their apprentices, through part-time attorneys acting as schoolmasters, to...

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academic

Overview page. Subjects: Education.

1 An adjective used to describe learning and related activities which are largely of a cognitive nature and involve the acquisition, exploration, or application of knowledge,...

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academic capitalism

Noel Castree, Rob Kitchin and Alisdair Rogers.

in A Dictionary of Human Geography

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Geography. 90 words.

A description of universities, academics, and academic knowledge that suggests these are increasingly being driven by commercial values and goals.

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academic journal

Edmund Heery and Mike Noon.

in A Dictionary of Human Resource Management

P ublished online June 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Resource Management. 321 words.

is a specialist journal edited, written, and largely read by university academics. The main function of academic journals is to

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academic journal

Edmund Heery and Mike Noon.

in A Dictionary of Human Resource Management

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Resource Management. 320 words.

is a specialist journal edited, written, and largely read by university academics. The main function of academic journals is to

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Academic Sleuth

John E. Kramer.

in The Oxford Companion to Crime and Mystery Writing

January 1999; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 986 words.

Working in the academic milieu, the academic sleuth is a prevalent character type in crime and mystery fiction. By

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Academic Sleuth

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Working in the academic milieu, the academic sleuth is a prevalent character type in crime and mystery fiction. By far the greatest number of academic sleuths have come from the ...

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journal, academic

Edited by Susan Wallace.

in A Dictionary of Education

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 208 words.

A discipline‐specific publication through which academics and other researchers can publish and disseminate their work, the academic journal normally takes

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journal, academic

Edited by Susan Wallace.

in A Dictionary of Education

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 208 words.

A discipline-specific publication through which academics and other researchers can publish and disseminate their work, the academic journal normally takes

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Academic Libraries

R. David Lankes.

in The New Librarianship Field Guide

June 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1968 words.

Academic libraries proactively speed the scholarly conversation. This chapter covers several ideas for implementing community/knowledge based services in academic libraries.

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Academic Novels

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

The academic novel answers two questions: What happens on a college campus? and What is college for? To answer the first question, the academic novel takes the form of high-spirited ...

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academic monitoring

in A Dictionary of Education

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 188 words.

The process of observing students' academic progress in one or more subject over a period of time. It is used

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academic monitoring

in A Dictionary of Education

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 186 words.

The process of observing students’ academic progress in one or more subject over a period of time. It is used

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academic rigour

Edited by Susan Wallace.

in A Dictionary of Education

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 108 words.

The strict and consistent application of high academic standards. It is a term often used to point up the contrast

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academic networking

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Social Media

P ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 24 words.

The offline and online development and maintenance of useful contacts having shared or related academic interests. See also citation metrics

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academic misconduct

Edited by Trischa Mann.

in Australian Law Dictionary

January 2013; p ublished online April 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 96 words.

Any breach of academic conduct rules set out in the institution's handbooks, in particular plagiarism or other forms of cheating.

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legal academics

Fiona Cownie.

in The New Oxford Companion to Law

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 978 words.

The legal academic staff who work in universities and colleges in the UK perform a number of different roles. Traditionally,

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academic freedom

Michiel Horn.

in The Oxford Companion to Canadian History

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional and National History. 424 words.

Sometimes used to describe the autonomy that universities should enjoy in running their internal affairs, academic freedom is more commonly

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Academic Milieu

Rosemary Herbert.

in The Oxford Companion to Crime and Mystery Writing

January 1999; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 1182 words.

Writers who set their mysteries in schools, colleges, and universities may portray the academic milieu as an ordered environment, philosophically

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