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wire, wrought

Overview page. Subjects: Dentistry.

A wire formed by drawing a cast structure through a die into a desired shape and size; used in dentistry for partial denture clasps and orthodontic appliances.

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wire, wrought

Overview page. Subjects: Dentistry.

A wire formed by drawing a cast structure through a die into a desired shape and size; used in dentistry for partial denture clasps and orthodontic appliances.

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wire, wrought <i>n.</i>

Edited by Robert Ireland.

in A Dictionary of Dentistry

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dentistry. 30 words.

A wire formed by drawing a cast structure through a die into a desired shape and size; used in dentistry

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wrought iron

Carl Schaschke.

in A Dictionary of Chemical Engineering

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 157 words.

An iron alloy with a very low carbon content containing fibrous inclusions, known as slag. The fibrous structure gives a graining effect. Wrought iron is noted as being tough, malleable,...

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Takis

Hugh Davies.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 553 words.

[Vassilakis, Panayiotis]

(b Athens, Oct 29, 1925).

Greek sculptor and kinetic artist. From 1954 he worked in Paris, but in later years he divided his time between...

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iron and steel

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

Metals that have been among the main additions to the materials used in sculpture in the 20th century. Steel is a purified form of iron, but the two metals are not always precisely...

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The Prosecutor's Toolbox

William J. Nardini.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

July 2006; p ublished online July 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 4779 words.

Investigating and prosecuting organized crime requires effective legal tools. A successful investigation depends to a large extent in maintaining the secrecy of the investigation as much as...

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Injury, Illumination and Freedom: Thinking about the Afterlives of Apartheid through the Family Albums of District Six, Cape Town

Siona O’Connell.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

July 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 9275 words.

ABSTRACT1

This reflexive article enters a conversation about freedom and justice through the family photographs found in the homes of forcibly removed...

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Guantánamo Torture Litigation

Jaykumar A. Menon.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

May 2008; p ublished online May 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 10506 words.

Question: What happens when former Guantánamo detainees sue the US Secretary of Defense, raising claims of torture? Answer: A thicket of immunity defences bars their claims. But in the...

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The deluge

Fleur Johns.

in London Review of International Law

September 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 11320 words.

Glee and despair accompany the advent of ‘big data’—that is, the accumulation of vast digital datasets and enhanced capacities for their use. In light of new global development...

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Punishing International Crimes Committed by the Persecuted

Orna Ben-Naftali and Yogev Tuval.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

March 2006; p ublished online March 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 26379 words.

This article deals with the legal and moral imperatives arising out of the Kapo trials, which took place in Israel between 1951 and 1964. Section 2 considers substantive aspects of the...

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Global Human Rights Monitoring, New Technologies, and the Politics of Information

Philip Alston and Colin Gillespie.

in European Journal of International Law

November 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 18298 words.

Antonio Cassese’s vision for the future of the international human rights and criminal justice regimes relied critically upon the availability of reliable and systematic sources of...

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Global anti-corruption standard and enforcement: Implications for energy companies

Lucinda A. Low, Thomas K. Sprange and Milos Barutciski.

in The Journal of World Energy Law & Business

July 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 26125 words.

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