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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

The types of computer currently under development in a number of countries. The features are conjectural at present but point toward “intelligent” machines, which may have massively...

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The Fifth Generation and the Youth of China

James Tweedie.

in The Age of New Waves

September 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 17498 words.

Youth was one of the defining characteristics of the Chinese new wave directors, many of them classmates at the Beijing Film Academy who made films at an early age in distant outposts of...

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fifth generation

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

The types of computer currently under development in a number of countries. The features are conjectural at present but point toward “intelligent” machines, which may have massively...

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fifth generation

Edited by Andrew Butterfield and Gerard Ekembe Ngondi.

in A Dictionary of Computer Science

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 125 words.

Describing the new types of computer that began to be conceived and developed in the 1980s. The features proposed varied

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fifth generation

John Daintith and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of Computing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 57 words.

The types of computer currently under development in a number of countries. The features are conjectural at present but point

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Fifth Generation

Annette Kuhn and Guy Westwell.

in A Dictionary of Film Studies

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film. 660 words.

An influential new wave of Chinese film directors, including Chen Kaige, Tian Zhuangzhuang, and Zhang Yimou, who graduated from the

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A global electronic community: from the fifth-generation computer to the internet

T Nishigaki.

in Social Science Japan Journal

October 1998; p ublished online October 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Japanese Studies. 0 words.

The rapid development of computer-based communication technologies, typified by the advent of the Internet, is said to be giving rise to a novel form of community. The paper considers,...

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Swedish historical national accounts: The fifth generation

Jan Bohlin.

in European Review of Economic History

April 2003; p ublished online April 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Labour History; Economic History. 0 words.

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Signs of angst and hope: history and melodrama in Chinese fifth-generation cinema

Ning Ma.

in Screen

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Film; Television. 0 words.

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Deiphontes

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 51 words.

in mythology, a descendant in the fifth generation of *Heracles. He married *Hyrnetho, daughter of *

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Deiphontes

Herbert Jennings Rose.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 56 words.

(Δηïφόντης), in mythology, a descendant in the fifth generation of Heracles. He married Hyrnetho, daughter of Temenus king

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German Wine Law

in The Oxford Companion to Wine

January 2006; p ublished online August 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 866 words.

was until recently a source of pride for German wine producers. In its fifth generation, however, it was an animal

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Fori Qisong (J.)

Edited by Robert E. Buswell and David S. Lopez.

in The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 312 words.

In Chinese, “Buddha Sun, Accords with Loftiness”; renowned scholar-monk during the Song dynasty and fifth-generation successor in

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Li Keqiang (1955– )

Chris Ogden.

in A Dictionary of Politics and International Relations in China

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Chinese Politics. 114 words.

A Chinese politician. He is the current Premier of the *State Council, and is a lead member of the ‘fifth generation’ of the ...

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Fakeye, Lamidi Olonade (1924)

nick bridger.

in Dictionary of African Biography

January 2012; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African History. 1311 words.

Yoruba wood sculptor, was born in 1924 in Ila-Orangun, now in Osun State, Nigeria. He was the fifth-generation son of

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Saari, Wilho (1932)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 167 words.

A Finnish American, he is a fifth-generation player of the kantele, a Finnish lap-harp or zither, and his great-great-grandmother Kreeta

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Sands, John (1818–73)

William H. Wilde, Joy Hooton and Barry Andrews.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature

January 1994; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 174 words.

(1818–73)

was a famous early Australian printer and stationer who was born in Sandhurst, England; a fifth-generation engraver

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Sheiner, Robin (1940– )

William H. Wilde, Joy Hooton and Barry Andrews.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature

January 1994; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 109 words.

(1940– ),

born Perth, is a fifth-generation Australian who has gained first-hand knowledge of migrant experience by marrying into

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Clark, General Mark (1896–1984)

M. R. D. Foot.

in The Oxford Companion to World War II

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Second World War. 481 words.

(1896–1984),

flamboyant US Army officer whose Fifth Army captured Rome during the Italian campaign.

A third-generation soldier,

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<b>NATAN HA-BAVLI</b>

Edited by Adele Berlin and Maxine Grossman.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Jewish Religion

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies. 196 words.

(2d–3d cent.), fourth- through fifth-generation tanna’. Rabbi Natan migrated from Babylonia to Erets Yisra’el, where he served as av beit

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Edited by Adele Berlin and Maxine Grossman.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Jewish Religion

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies. 136 words.

(died c.376), prominent amora’. He was one of the major fifth-generation Babylonian amoraic figures and the most prominent student of

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