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syntaxial growth

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

A mineral cement which has grown around a grain in such a way that the crystal overgrowth is in optical continuity with the grain.

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syntaxial growth

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

A mineral cement which has grown around a grain in such a way that the crystal overgrowth is in optical continuity with the grain.

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syntaxial growth

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 26 words.

A mineral cement which has grown around a grain in such a way that the crystal overgrowth is in optical

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syntaxial growth

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 30 words.

A mineral *cement which has grown around a *grain in such a way that the *crystal overgrowth is in ...

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The growth of syntax

Anat Ninio.

in Language and the Learning Curve

November 2006; p ublished online April 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cognitive Psychology. 12671 words.

This chapter examines the role of the environment in syntactic development, and argues for novel conceptualization derived from complexity theory. According to this view, language is a...

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Extracting gene pathway relations using a hybrid grammar: the Arizona Relation Parser

Daniel M. McDonald, Hsinchun Chen, Hua Su and Byron B. Marshall.

in Bioinformatics

December 2004; p ublished online July 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. 0 words.

Motivation: Text-mining research in the biomedical domain has been motivated by the rapid growth of new research findings. Improving the accessibility of findings has potential...

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Arresting Time: W. G. Sebald's Austerlitz

Amir Eshel.

in Futurity

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 4729 words.

This chapter examines W. G. Sebald's novel Austerlitz. Invoking by turns the rapid economic growth of the nineteenth century, colonialism, the Second World War, the Holocaust, and the Cold...

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Introduction

Anat Ninio.

in Language and the Learning Curve

November 2006; p ublished online April 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cognitive Psychology. 1929 words.

This introductory chapter begins with a discussion of the purpose of this book, which is to propose the integration of up-to-date principles of theoretical linguistics, cognitive...

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On “Crystal Growth” in Harmonic Space

James Tenney.

Edited by Larry Polansky, Lauren Pratt, Robert Wannamaker and Michael Winter.

in From Scratch

September 2015; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis. 1679 words.

James Tenney talks about his “crystal growth” algorithm, an idea that suggests a new “harmonic syntax” for harmonic space. As a quantitative model, it is both suggestively rich for future...

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Improving DHH Students' Grammar Through an Individualized Software Program

Joanna E. Cannon, Susan R. Easterbrooks, Phill Gagné and Jennifer Beal-Alvarez.

in The Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education

January 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Education; Linguistics; Teaching of Specific Groups and Special Educational Needs. 9192 words.

The purpose of this study was to determine if the frequent use of a targeted, computer software grammar instruction program, used as an individualized classroom activity, would influence...

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Conceptual and Methodological Issues in the Analysis of Cross-Sectional and Longitudinal Dyadic Data

Deborah A. Kashy and M. Brent Donnellan.

in The Oxford Handbook of Personality and Social Psychology

November 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Social Psychology. 19822 words.

This chapter provides an introduction to the analysis of nonindependent data from dyads. We begin by examining current practices regarding dyadic and group research in social and...

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Second Language Acquisition of Japanese

Masahiko Minami.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Linguistics

P ublished online March 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Language Families; Language Acquisition. 11524 words.

Empirical and theoretical research on language has recently experienced a period of extensive growth. Unfortunately, however, in the case of the Japanese language, far fewer...

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The History of Language and Communication Issues in Deaf Education

Donald F. Moores.

in The Oxford Handbook of Deaf Studies, Language, and Education, Vol. 2

June 2010; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Educational Psychology; History and Systems in Psychology. 10892 words.

The oral/manual “methods” controversy arose more than 200 years ago. Although many variations exist, there have been three basic approaches. An “oral” approach concentrates on the...

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Conceptual and Methodological Issues in the Analysis of Data from Dyads and Groups

Deborah A. Kashy and M. Brent Donnellan.

in The Oxford Handbook of Personality and Social Psychology

February 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Social Psychology. 20626 words.

This chapter provides a detailed introduction to the analysis of nonindependent data from dyads and groups. We begin the chapter by examining current practices regarding dyadic and group...

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Elbow Room

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

James Alan McPherson's 1977 collection of twelve short stories, Elbow Room, won the Pulitzer Prize for literature in 1978. In his second collection of short stories, McPherson explores the...

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Elbow Room.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature

January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 521 words.

James Alan McPherson's 1977 collection of twelve short stories, Elbow Room, won the Pulitzer Prize for literature in 1978. In his second collection of short stories, McPherson explores...

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Stockholm Declaration (1972) and Rio Declaration (1992)

Dinah Shelton.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 7070 words.

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20 The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination: A Summary Reflection

Patrick Thornberry.

in The International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination

July 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 19 pages. 11669 words.

This concluding chapter offers some concluding reflections on the development of the ICERD in the years since its inception. It looks back on the history of the Convention and also attempts...

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4 The Convention and the Committee

Patrick Thornberry.

in The International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination

July 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 37 pages. 22147 words.

This chapter focuses on fully functioning CERD procedures. In addition, it provides briefer references to other procedures ‘on the books’ that have not engendered sufficient practice. These...

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The distributed ledger technology: a potential revamp for financial markets?

Paul Klimos.

in Capital Markets Law Journal

April 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Financial Regulation; Capital Markets; Derivatives. 12160 words.

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Bahamas, The

Lisa Clayton Robinson.

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

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 3519 words.

The Bahamas may be best known as the setting for one of the most charged events in history: the “discovery” of the New World by European explorers. The exact place that Christopher...

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