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Overview page. Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology.

The intensification of either anticyclonic or cyclonic circulation.

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Developments

in International Journal of Refugee Law

October 2001; p ublished online October 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

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Peter Burnell.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Politics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics. 473 words.

Development is a normative concept referring to a multidimensional process. Some people argue that development must be relative to time,

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Development

Diana Karol Darnell, Armand M. Leroi, Bruce M. Carlson and Erick P. Greene.

in Encyclopedia of Evolution

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology. 11771 words.

This entry comprises four articles: An Overview Evolution of Development Developmental Stages, Processes, and Stability Development and Ecology

The first

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in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Politics and International Relations

January 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; International Relations. 477 words.

Development is a normative concept referring to a multidimensional process. Some people argue that development must be relative to time, place, and circumstance, and dismiss any universal...

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Elora Halim Chowdhury.

in The Oxford Handbook of Feminist Theory

February 2016; p ublished online July 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; Comparative Politics; International Relations. 9758 words.

This chapter lays out the contours of development as a modernist initiative and details feminists’ engagement with it. It draws on the work of anthropologist Arturo Escobar to provide a...

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Christopher LaMonica.

in International Relations

P ublished online August 2013 .

Article. Subjects: International Relations. 9951 words.

When the term “development” first became popular in the field of international relations, in the 1950s, there was less critical thinking on the subject. Initial proponents of development...

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Overview page. Subjects: Law — Environmental Science.

N.

(in town and country planning) Generally, the carrying out of any building or other operation affecting land and the making of any material change in the use of any buildings or...

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James Midgley.

in Handbook of International Social Work

October 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. 3884 words.

This chapter provides an overview of development over the last half century. It begins with a formative focus of development on economic issues and the way economic development was linked...

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Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 41 words.

The process of continuous change that occurs in the body, starting at conception and continuing through adulthood. Physical development usually results in greater complexity and...

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Susanne Freidberg.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1440 words.

Until the end of World War II, the term development generally referred to biological growth processes, and its economic significance

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Edited by Trischa Mann.

in Australian Law Dictionary

January 2013; p ublished online April 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 110 words.

Any change to land, including changing the use of land or the fixtures on land.

Development includes carrying out

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Edited by Audrey Blunden.

in Australian Law Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 111 words.

Any change to land, including changing the use of land or the fixtures on land.

Development includes carrying out

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Edited by Trischa Mann.

in Australian Law Dictionary

October 2017; p ublished online April 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 110 words.

Any change to land, including changing the use of land or the fixtures on land.

Development includes carrying out

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Daniel K. Finn.

in The Moral Dynamics of Economic Life

May 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Religious Studies. 4855 words.

This chapter provides a diversity of perspectives and questions helping to enrich the notion of economic development implicit in Pope Benedict’s encyclical. The following essays are...

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John F. E. Ohiorhenuan.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of African Thought

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African History. 2234 words.

Development economics emerged as a distinct field of study after the Second World War. At that time, the concept of

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Edited by Joyce Bourne.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 95 words.

The treatment of the detailed phrases and motifs of a previously heard theme (‘subject’) in such a way as to make new passages, often of a modulatory nature. The second section of sonata...

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Jill Lancaster and Barbara J. Downes.

in Aquatic Entomology

July 2013; p ublished online December 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Aquatic Biology. 9886 words.

This chapter discusses insect development, focusing on the processes that occur during each stage of the life cycle and the transitions between life stages. Development can be divided into...

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Nicholas Cheeseman.

in A Dictionary of African Politics

P ublished online February 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics. 63 words.

Progress towards economic or political goals, which is commonly understood to refer to economic growth and the provision of goods and services such as education, healthcare, and...

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Srinivas Gada.

in Community Paediatrics

September 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Paediatrics. 6922 words.

Developmental assessment - Principles of neurodevelopmental testing - Tips for ‘real-world’ developmental assessments - Gross motor milestones - Fine motor milestones - Development of...

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Hemlata Joshi.

in Economic Geography

May 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Business and Management. 10409 words.

The Human Development Index (HDI) developed by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) is often regarded as an alternative to income-based measure of welfare. It is based on three...

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