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Master of Arts

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

In the Faculty of the Arts the bachelors (baccalarius) obtained, after some more years of study following the baccalaureate and after a final examination, the licence to teach as a ...

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The Rage to Master: The Decisive Role of Talent in the Visual Arts

Ellen Winner and Jennifer E. Drake.

in The Complexity of Greatness

May 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Psychology. 11311 words.

Deliberate practice is necessary for the achievement of high levels of expertise, but it is not sufficient. Talent is also a necessary ingredient and should not be dismissed. This chapter...

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Master of Arts

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

In the Faculty of the Arts the bachelors (baccalarius) obtained, after some more years of study following the baccalaureate and after a final examination, the licence to teach as a ...

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Master of Arts

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 246 words.

In the Faculty of the *Arts the bachelors (*baccalarius) obtained, after some more years of study following

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‘Masters both of arts and lies’: Metadrama and the Informer in Poetaster and Sejanus

Bill Angus.

in Metadrama and the Informer in Shakespeare and Jonson

November 2016; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 8248 words.

This chapter explores Jonson’s metadramatic technique in Sejanus and Poetaster and its staging of the legitimacy of poetic and political authority. The informer lurks in the metadramatic...

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Suggestions: Respectfully Offered to Certain Resident Clergyman of the University, in Behalf of the Church Missionary Society, by a Master of Arts

John Henry Newman.

Edited by Francis J. McGrath.

in John Henry Newman: Sermons 1824-1843, Vol. 4: The Church and Miscellaneous Sermons at St Mary's and Littlemore: 1828–1842

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

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ollamh

Katharine Simms.

in The Oxford Companion to Irish History

January 2002; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional and National History. 99 words.

signified master of an art, especially poetry, but originally including even a master of martial arts. To hold the ‘chair

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Feng Zhengjie (1968)

Edited by Pamela Kember.

in Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 462 words.

Feng Zhengjie graduated as a master of fine arts from the oil painting department of the Sichuan Academy of Arts

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Witelo (c.1237–75×80)

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 93 words.

Born in *Poland, Witelo studied *arts at *Paris and earned the degree of *Master of Arts in 1258.

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art

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 1309 words.

Apart from formulaic phrases (for example, ‘black arts’, *‘Master of Arts’) or ones no longer used, the word ‘

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Humbert of Romans (c.1200–1277)

Marie-Humbert Vicaire.

in Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 523 words.

(c.1200–1277)

Humbert, born at Romans (Dauphiné), master of arts at Paris, entered the

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William of Saint-Amour

Louis Duval-Arnould.

in Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 201 words.

A native of Saint-Amour (Jura), master of arts and of canon law at Paris before 1238, regent master of

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SCHWARZ, Viviane (1977–)

Daniel Hahn.

in The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 157 words.

She writes in English and received her Master’s degree in illustration at Falmouth College of Arts in Cornwall. Schwarz has collaborated with ...

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Georg Peurbach (1421–61)

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 210 words.

educated at the University of Vienna, where he earned his master’s degree in 1453 and then joined the arts faculty.

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Raymond of Sebonde (1436)

Tiziana Suarez-Nani.

in Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 177 words.

(died 1436)

Raymond of Sebonde (Raimundus Sibiuda), a native of Catalonia, was master of arts, doctor of medicine

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Albert of Saxony (Albertutius) (1360–90)

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 154 words.

Secular *Master of Arts at *Paris, first rector of the University of Vienna, and later bishop of *Halberstadt.

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Dominic of Flanders (1425–1479)

Marie-Humbert Vicaire.

in Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 130 words.

(1425–1479)

Philosopher, Dominican, one of the protagonists of Thomism in the 15th century. A master of arts

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proctor

Edited by T. F. Hoad.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 34 words.

† agent, deputy, proxy XIV; advocate, attorney XV; university officer representative of the Masters of Arts; representative of clergy in

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Samildánach

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

[Ir. sam, together; il, many; dán, art].

Master of all the arts, an epithet of Lug Lámfhota.

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Samildánach

James MacKillop.

in A Dictionary of Celtic Mythology

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 19 words.

[Ir. sam, together; il, many; dán, art].

Master of all the arts, an epithet of Lug Lámfhota

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Atticus

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 105 words.

An elegant Roman scholar and master of Greek, publisher and patron of the arts (110–32 bc). His taste

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