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Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

adj. possessing the ability to respond to a stimulus. The cells of the retina, for example, are sensitive to the stimulus of light and respond by sending nerve impulses to the...

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Labour Revisionism and Qualities of Mind and Character, 1931–79

Jeremy Nuttall.

in The English Historical Review

June 2005; p ublished online June 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: British History; World History; European History; International History. 0 words.

The story of Labour revisionism has usually been narrated via histories of factional struggle or ideology. This article contends that revisionism cannot be fully understood without...

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Robert de Sigillo: An Unruly Head of the Royal Scriptorium in the 1120s and 1130s

Nicholas Karn.

in The English Historical Review

June 2008; p ublished online May 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: British History; World History; European History; International History. 7798 words.

The palaeography and diplomatic of Anglo-Norman royal charters and writs have been much studied, but generally as distinct activities, because of the common assumption that the composition...

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The Jacobean Diplomatic Fraternity and the Protestant Cause: Sir Isaac Wake and the View from Savoy

Vivienne Larminie.

in The English Historical Review

December 2006; p ublished online December 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: British History; World History; European History; International History. 13666 words.

One of the circle of godly scholar-diplomats nurtured at Oxford by Sir Thomas Bodley and Sir Henry Savile, Isaac Wake exemplifies the talent, independence and advanced Protestant vision of...

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