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Playmaking

By: William Archer

... is the tyro who needs a text−book to tell him that? On the other hand, most theorists of to−day would make it an axiom that you must not let your cha... ...fe, without concentrating the interest on any one figure or group. There are theorists who would, by definition, exclude from the domain of drama any ... ...is guard against troubling too much about the formal definitions of critical theorists. The orthodox opinion of the present time is that which is gene... ...e hung up in the wings, are extant to testify. The transition from extempore acting regulated by a scenario to the formal learning of parts falls with... ...ironment, however, is no longer possible. Whether we like it or no (and some theorists do not like it at all), scenery has ceased to be a merely sugge... ...re, but has found his dramatic education between the buff covers of French's Acting Play−Making CHAPTER IV. THE ROUTINE OF COMPOSITION 23 Edition. So... ...rization, we do not think simply of the plays as we see them compressed into acting limits, but of the plays as we know them in the study. It is possi... ...e introspection to assure us that we, the audience, do our own little bit of acting, and instinctively place ourselves at the point of view of a spect... ...ect of surprise.] [Footnote 6: The pleasure received from exceptionally good acting is, of course, a different matter. I assume that the acting is mer...

... China, you must not plan it in sixteen acts of an hour apiece; but where is the tyro who needs a text?book to tell him that? On the other hand, most theorists of to?day would make it an axiom that you must not let your characters narrate their circumstances, or expound their motives, in speeches addressed, either directly to the audience, or ostensibly to their solitary s...

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List of liberal theorists

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...not true liberals. It is intended to be suggestive rather than exhaustive. Theorists whose ideas were mainly typical for one country should be listed ... ... Aristotle Aristotle (Athens, 384 BC - 322 BC) is revered among political theorists for his seminal work Politics. He made invaluable contributions ... ...esources will be put to ultimately their most efficient use through people acting purely in their self-interest. This concept has been quoted out of c... ...fter World War II the section on American liberal theory. American liberal theorists who also had influence on liberalism outside the United States ar...

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The Refutation of All Heresies, Book 4

... PRESCIENCE POSSIBLE BY THESE. CHAP. XV. QUIBBLES OF THE NUMERICAL THEORISTS; THE ART OF THE FRONTISPICISTS (PHYSIOGNOMY); CONNECTIO... ...ULATION; PRESCIENCE POSSIBLE BY THESE. • CHAP. XV. QUIBBLES OF THE NUMERICAL THEORISTS; THE ART OF THE FRONTISPICISTS (PHYSIOGNOMY); CONNECTION OF THI... ... and calculating the rest, compare them. CHAP. XV. QUIBBLES OF THE NUMERICAL THEORISTS; THE ART OF THE FRONTISPICISTS (PHYSIOGNOMY); CONNECTION OF THI... ... The Refutation of All Heresies, Book 4 CHAP. XV. QUIBBLES OF THE NUMERICAL THEORISTS; THE ART OF THE FRONTISPICISTS (PHYSIOGNOMY); CONNECTION OF TH... ... them as ignorant persons would, nor become the dupes of certain individuals acting as if from some authority; nay, more than this, they shall be on t...

...E BETWEEN HERESY AND THE Chapter XIV. SYSTEM OF THE ARITHMETICIANS; PREDICTIONS THROUGH CALCULATIONS; NUMERICAL Chapter XV. QUIBBLES OF THE NUMERICAL THEORISTS; THE ART OF THE FRONTISPIC1ISTS (PHYSIOGNOMY); Chapter XVI. TYPE OF THOSE BORN UNDER TAURUS, 12 -- Chapter XVII. TYPE OF THOSE BORN UNDER GEMINI, 12 -- Chapter XVIII. TYPE OF THOSE BORN UNDER CANCER, 12 -- Chapter X...

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Sanford Meisner

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..., 1905 – February 2, 1997), also known as Sandy, was an American actor and acting teacher who developed a form of Method acting (based on the '... ...ped him develop an acute sense of sound, akin to perfect pitch . Later, as an acting teacher, he often evaluated his students' scene work with his ey... ...sely to his students' work and to pinpoint the true and false moments in their acting. After graduation from high school, Meisner pursued acting prof... ...Knew What They Wanted. The experience deeply affected him and he realized that acting was what he had been looking for in life. He and Strasberg both ... ...eater Despite his parents' misgivings, Meisner continued to pursue a career in acting, receiving a scholarship to study at the Theatre Guild of Actin... ...erg . Strasberg was to become another of the century’s most influential acting theorists and the father of Method acting, an acting technique derived...

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Tis Sixthy Years Since

By: Charles Francis Adams

... life ends, and what may in contradistinction thereto be termed thinking and acting life begins, the day the young man passes the threshold of the ins... ...ughly assimilated. In this all−important respect I do not hesitate to say we theorists and abstractionists of the North, throughout that long anti−sla...

... the year 1853??sixty years since!? It may fairly be asserted that school life ends, and what may in contradistinction thereto be termed thinking and acting life begins, the day the young man passes the threshold of the institution of more advanced education. For him, life?s responsibilities then begin. Prior to that confused, thenceforth things with him become consecutive...

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Robert Cohen (acting theorist)

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...re Trevor Professor of Drama. Cohen is an accomplished director, scholar, drama critic, and theorist, and his approach to stage acting, which employs ... ...acting, which employs a system he refers to as "GOTE," has been acknowledged as one of the most widely used approaches to stage acting in use today.[3... ... Robert Cohen's Theatre As a writer, Cohen published the leading theatre texts, Acting One, Acting Two... ...en published the leading theatre texts, Acting One, Acting Two, Acting Power, Acting Professionally: Raw Facts about Careers in Acting, and his latest... ...e been translated into Hungarian, Romanian, Finnish Estonian, Chinese and Korean. His texts explain and demonstrate a system of acting and theatre ana... ... VIAF not on Wikidata American dramatists and playwrights Acting theorists ...

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Overruled

By: George Bernard Shaw

...of Not Guilty which is allowed to every criminal. But one result is that the theorists who write most sincerely and favorably about polygamy know leas...

...owever corrupt that order might be, by people with no knowledge of government and no power to construct political machinery to carry out their views, acting on the very dangerous delusion that the end of the world was at hand. I make no defence of such Christians as Savonarola and John of Leyden: they were scuttling the ship before they had learned how to build a raft; and...

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Rationalization (sociology)

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John Buncle

By: Thomas Amory

...choices and pursuits, which are owing to false judgments, and to a habit of acting precipitantly, without examining the fancies and appetites; and... ...sing God could bestow, or man receive; and that Jesus is that Messiah; in acting according to the rules of the Gospel, and in studying to imitate... ...manner. She had acquired a superiority in thinking, speaking, writing, and acting, and in manners, her behaviour, her language, her design, her un... ...nvaluable a thing in this world, I determined to double my diligence in so acting my part in it, that whenever I was to pass through the last ext... ...ther branches of morality; that by using the means prescribed by God, and acting up to the conditions of salvation, he might escape that dreadfu... ...mong the learned. The ingenious Keile, who writ against the two ingenious Theorists, says the thing is not at all accountable in any natural way:... ... they must be ascribed. This, I think, is as far from the truth, as the Theorists ascribing both increase and decrease to natural causes. God wa... ...strip the sacred records of the false glosses and systems, with which the theorists have covered it, and allow the enemy, that the apostles, some...

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Impasse

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... the resulting delay in negotiating a mutually beneficial agreement. Some theorists contend that impasses are used by negotiating parties in situatio... ...claim as reasonable. They may believe the other side is either bluffing or acting unfairly and deserves to be "punished". As bargaining impasse is mu...

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John Buncle

By: Thomas Amory

...hoices and pursuits, which are owing to false judgments, and to a habit of acting precipitantly, without examining the fancies and appetites; and ther... ...ssing God could bestow, or man receive; and that Jesus is that Messiah; in acting according to the rules of the Gospel, and in studying to imitate God... ...manner. She had acquired a superiority in thinking, speaking, writing, and acting, and in manners, her behaviour, her language, her design, her unders... ...nvaluable a thing in this world, I determined to double my diligence in so acting my part in it, that whenever I was to pass through the last extremit... ...other branches of morality; that by using the means prescribed by God, and acting up to the conditions of salvation, he might escape that dreadful pun... ...among the learned. The ingenious Keile, who writ against the two ingenious Theorists, says the thing is not at all accountable in any natural way: the... ...es they must be ascribed. —This, I think, is as far from the truth, as the Theorists ascribing both increase and decrease to natural causes. God was t... ... strip the sacred records of the false glosses and systems, with which the theorists have covered it, and allow the enemy, that the apostles, sometime...

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Jan Grund

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... Academic offices Preceded by Gyrid Garshol (acting) ... ...hs Living people Norwegian academics Norwegian business theorists ...

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The Psychology of Revolution

By: Gustave le Bon

...reedom of thought. Calvin was as intolerant as Robespierre, and all the theorists of the age considered that the religion of subjects must be that... ...y became a popular revolution. An idea having no force of its own, and acting only by virtue of possessing an affective and mystic substratum whi... ...etimes benefits by revolutions, but never causes them. The revolutionary theorists know little of it and distrust it, aware of its traditional and ... ...lective. Leaders of great repute or unusual violence can sometimes, by acting on all the groups of an assembly, make them a single crowd. The ma... ...y are comparable to those of mechanics, a cause of invariable dimensions acting in a continuous fashion will rapidly increase the intensity of a se... ...at a force which is constant in dimension and direction, such as gravity acting upon a mass, will cause an accelerated movement. The speed of a fr... ...istic writers already cited do not show us--a permanent struggle between theorists who were imbued with a new ideal, and the economic, social, and ... ...sformed a political society into a barbarian horde. The ideas of these theorists concerning the nature of man were about as valuable as those of ... ...inion, but the obscure ``penny-a-liners'' who edited them knew nothing of acting on the mind of the crowd. Their only means of persuasion was to me...

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Michael G. Vickers

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... Succeeded by Michael Lumpkin (Acting) Personal details ... ... Succeeded by Michael Lumpkin Acting Preceded by ... ... Personnel and Readiness: Jessica L. Wright (acting) ... ... American military writers Counter-insurgency theorists Counter-terrorism theorists ... ... Counter-terrorism theorists Guerrilla warfare theorists Living people Members... ... the Soviet war in Afghanistan Psychological warfare theorists Terrorism theorists U... ... Succeeded by Michael Lumpkin (Acting) Personal details ... ... Succeeded by Michael Lumpkin Acting Preceded by ... ... American military writers Counter-insurgency theorists Counter-terrorism theorists ...

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Female Suffrage

By: Susan Fenimore Cooper

...r than her own husband, to whom she proved nevertheless an admirable wife, acting independently only where clear principle was at stake. The two greet... ...an act of abstract justice. But, happily for us, none but the very wildest theorists are prepared to take this view of the question of suffrage. The a... ...Many of its most prominent standard-bearers are clad in the motley garb of theorists. Their flag may be seen wandering to and fro, hither and thither,... ...of metaphor, appropriate though it be when facing the visions of political theorists. Let us look earnestly and clearly at the positive facts before u...

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David A. Bailey

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...rial.[3] He is founder and director of the International Curators Forum (ICF) and currently is Acting Director of the National Art Gallery of The Baha... ... Living people Cultural historians Media theorists 1961 births ...

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Fisher's Capital and Income

By: Thorstein B. Veblen

...which is hopelessly and increasingly out of touch with business usage, the theorists have been straining away; and Mr Fisher has borne a large part in... ... large part in the speculations that are leading up to the emancipation of theorists from the chore work required by that white elephant. But he is no... ...eeling is produced only by tangible, physical objects (including persons), acting somehow upon the sensory. The inflow of pleasant feeling is "income"... ...ty. To these elemental terms it has been incumbent on all marginal-utility theorists to reduce their formulations of economic phenomena. And from the ...

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Gustave Solomon

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...s very interested in opera and in theater, and he even wanted to get minor acting parts himself, perhaps in television commercials. Between his assign... ...Theoretical computer scientists American information theorists Massachusetts Institute of Technology alumn...

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Female Suffrage

By: Susan Fenimore Cooper

...r than her own husband, to whom she proved nevertheless an admirable wife, acting independently only where clear principle was at stake. The two greet... ...an act of abstract justice. But, happily for us, none but the very wildest theorists are prepared to take this view of the question of suffrage. The a... ...Many of its most prominent standard-bearers are clad in the motley garb of theorists. Their flag may be seen wandering to and fro, hither and thither,... ...of metaphor, appropriate though it be when facing the visions of political theorists. Let us look earnestly and clearly at the positive facts before u...

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Celia Adler

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...e well known for their work with the Group Theater, their film work and as theorists of the craft of acting, she was almost exclusively a stage actres... ...k with the Group Theater, their film work and as theorists of the craft of acting, she was almost exclusively a stage actress. Career Mainly known fo... ...eaturing a 22-year-old Marlon Brando, Stella Adler's prize pupil in method acting). Adler, along with co-stars Paul Muni and Marlon Brando, refused to...

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Female Suffrage

By: Susan Fenimore Cooper

...ler than her own husband, to whom she proved nevertheless an admirable wife, acting independently only where clear principle was at stake. The two gre... ...s an act of abstract justice. But, happily for us, none but the very wildest theorists are prepared to take this view of the question of suffrage. The... .... Many of its most prominent standard−bearers are clad in the motley garb of theorists. Their flag may be seen wandering to and fro, hither and thithe... ...y of metaphor, appropriate though it be when facing the visions of political theorists. Let us look earnestly and clearly at the positive facts before...

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Criticize Lin, Criticize Confucius

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...e summer of 1975. Deng Xiaoping then took many of Zhou's responsibilities, acting as premier in Zhou's absence until Deng was again purged, in 1976. D... ...cal Chinese society within the context of Mao's political theories. Maoist theorists attempted to use what they knew about the stone-age Dawenkou cult... ...ty had existed in Chinese history, just as Mao had described. These Maoist theorists used the recurrent patterns of peasant revolts, which have occurr... ...supported it. After their vitriolic denunciations of Confucianism, radical theorists attempted to interpret all of Chinese history as a long episode o...

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Fisher's Capital and Income

By: Thorstein B. Veblen

..., which is hopelessly and increasingly out of touch with business usage, the theorists have been straining away; and Mr Fisher has borne a large part ... ... a large part in the speculations that are leading up to the emancipation of theorists from the chore work required by that white elephant. But he is ... ... feeling is produced only by tangible, physical objects (including persons), acting somehow upon the sensory. The inflow of pleasant feeling is "incom... ...lity. To these elemental terms it has been incumbent on all marginal−utility theorists to reduce their formulations of economic phenomena. And from th...

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Adelino Amaro da Costa

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...art in a rally for the Portuguese presidential election, 1981. Conspiracy theorists claim he was the true target for assassination, for he had docume... ... to Iran, to replace the old Portuguese ones; the Portuguese military were acting as middlemen (two of the Portuguese Presidential candidates, in 1980...

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The Great Events by Famous Historians ; A Comprehensive and Readable Account of the World's History, Emphasizing the More Important Events, And Presenting These as Complete Narratives in the Master-Words of the Most Eminent Historians. Supervising Editor, Rossiter Johnson; Literary Editors : Charles F. Horne, John Rudd; Directing Editor, Walter F. Austin, With a Staff of Specialists

By: Rossiter Johnson

...h was to prevent the Dutch squadron engaged in watching their movements from acting, an advantage more than counterbalanced by the discouragement thei... ... Illinois territory and produced a panic among its timid inhabitants. Tonti, acting with spirit and decision as their ally, now intervened, and enforc... ...suggested Sylvania, as applicable to the forest region; but the secretary, acting under instructions, prefixed Penn to this title. The modest and ... ...the not inordinate wish of his heart. In the mean while his deputy, Markham, acting by his instructions, was providing him a new home by purchasing fo... ...f the same site with adjacent territory some time afterward by Thomas Holme, acting as president of the council, while Penn was in England. The Schuyl... ...gan. Its advantages and disadvantages to England have been discussed by many theorists and financial authorities. But of the extraordinary service ren...

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Reclaiming History

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...ears subsequent to the event. Bugliosi argues that the Warren Commission is right about Lee Oswald acting alone in shooting Kennedy. The book won the ... ...h Marina Oswald. Bugliosi also provides a "partial list of assassins...whom one or more conspiracy theorists have actually named and identified as hav... ...s, Bryan Burrough wrote: "Bugliosi is refreshing because he doesn’t just pick apart the conspiracy theorists. He ridicules them, and by name, writing ... ...killer fact. His technique instead is to expose the double-think and distortions of the conspiracy theorists."[8] The book has rec... ...y theorists."[8] The book has received criticism from conspiracy advocates and theorists. Reviewing the book for Salon, David Talb...

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Fiat Money Inflation in France

By: Andrew Dickson White

...w emission,—twenty−five being opposed and seven in favor of it. But eloquent theorists arose to glorify paper and among these, Royer, who on September... ...rty to the French nation.” Speeches like this gave courage to a new swarm of theorists,—it began to be especially noted that men who had never shown a... ...n complained to the National Convention that his elder brother, who had been acting as administrator of his deceased father's estate, had paid the hei... ...ard of value recognized throughout the world, a national standard devised by theorists and manipulated by schemers. Every other attempt of the same ki... ...The most ingenious evasions of natural laws in finance which the most subtle theorists could contrive were tried—all in vain; the most brilliant subst... ... by the world's most costly experience, rather than by yielding to dreamers, theorists, phrase−mongers, declaimers, schemers, speculators or to that s...

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MOSAIC (housing cooperative)

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... Key theorists ... ... The Members Of Society Acting in Cooperation (MOSAIC) is a housing cooperative in Evanston, Illino... ... Key theorists ...

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Fiat Money Inflation in France

By: Andrew Dickson White

...ion,--twenty-five being opposed and seven in favor of it. But eloquent theorists arose to glorify paper and among these, Royer, who on September ... ...o the French nation." Speeches like this gave courage to a new swarm of theorists,--it began to be especially noted that men who had never shown a... ...omplained to the National Convention that his elder brother, who had been acting as administrator of his deceased father's estate, had paid the heir... ... of value recognized throughout the world, a national standard devised by theorists and manipulated by schemers. Every other attempt of the same ki... ... most ingenious evasions of natural laws in finance which the most subtle theorists could contrive were tried--all in vain; the most brilliant subst... ... the world's most costly experience, rather than by yielding to dreamers, theorists, phrase-mongers, declaimers, schemers, speculators or to that so...

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Commitment device

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...a technique where someone makes it easier for themselves to avoid akrasia (acting against one's better judgment), particularly procrastination. ... ... A soldier receives a Medal of Honor. Game theorists suggest that human cultural constructs like "Honor" might functio... ...s commitment devices related to weight loss (2007). In addition, some game theorists have argued that human emotions and sense of honor are forms of c... ...a technique where someone makes it easier for themselves to avoid akrasia (acting against one's better judgment), particularly procrastination. ... ... A soldier receives a Medal of Honor. Game theorists suggest that human cultural constructs like "Honor" might functio... ...s commitment devices related to weight loss (2007). In addition, some game theorists have argued that human emotions and sense of honor are forms of c...

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Selected Lead Articles from the Dawn

By: Dora Falconer

...vance the mental and physical progress of the race. Whether women may by acting on rules of sense instead of fashion or habit, really advance in t... ...ould and would leave him, he would take care that she desired to remain. Our theorists therefore urge that since it is not possible to many women now ... ...e tenderness and thoughtfulness which enabled him to win her. Altogether the theorists make out a strong case, seemingly strong at any rate to those w...

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David Miller (political theorist)

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...ere can be no single measure of justice . This puts him in opposition to theorists such as Robert Nozick or John Rawls, who both argue for some ... ... family or church group). In 'instrumental associations', where people are acting together with a common purpose but each for their own good (and not ... ...belief in cultural pluralism (there are no universally shared beliefs) but theorists such as Franz Oppenheimer dispute this. A feminist perspecti... ... Miller's support for liberal forms of nationalism has been criticised by theorists such as Iris Marion Young, who stresses the need to develop form...

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The Beacon of Airport Seven

By: Harold S. Sykes

...ll, don't let this scare you, boys. There must be some reason for that light acting the way it has. Good gravy! There has to be a reason! I thought yo... ...e. “What do you know of relativity? And as for theories—bah! Why don't these theorists prove their statements? I'll tell you why—because they do not k...

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Hans Holmér

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...hat model only for many years after. Fringe conspiracy theorists have occasionally claimed that Holmér had engaged in deception ab... ...en got into his car and turned back towards Stockholm at high speed. These theorists hint, without evidence, that he, with other policemen, were invol... ...n the book, Olof Palme is killed by a completely inexperienced young girl, acting in desperate protest. Holmér, of course, would go on to lead the inv...

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Essays on Some Unsettled Questions of Political Economy

By: John Stuart Mill

...paratively scientific character, the ideas universally entertained both by theorists and by practical men, on the causes of national wealth, were grou... ...more perishable “properties” of the theatre, the labour of Madame Pasta in acting, and of the orchestra in playing. But notwithstanding this, the arch... ...only productive power is that of labour; assisted, no doubt, by tools, and acting upon materi- als. That portion of capital which consists of tools an... ...ll In all the intercourse of man with nature, whether we con- sider him as acting upon it, or as receiving impressions from it, the effect or phenomen... ... phenomenon depends upon causes of two kinds: the properties of the object acting, and those of the object acted upon. Everything which can possibly h... ... those phenomena, and inquires what effects follow from these mental laws, acting in concurrence with those physical one. 9 From the above considerati... ...here is one portion who term themselves practical men, and call the others theorists; a title which the latter do not reject, though they by no means ... ... from particular facts to a general conclusion; while those who are called theorists aim at embracing a wider field of experience, and, having argued ... ... the conduct of particular despotic monarchs, as testified by history. The theorists would refer the question to be decided by the test not solely of ...

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Scopophilia

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...".Fenichel, Theory p. 71 He also explored how looking could substitute for acting in those anxious to avoid guilt.Fenichel, Theory p. 348 Jacques Lac... ...viewing.R. Miklitsch, Roll Over Adorno (2006) p. 93-4 Race Critical race theorists, such as bell hooks, David Marriott, "Bordering On: The Black Pen...

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The American Republic

By: O. A. Brownson

...s than in American statesmanship. In spite of all that had been done by theorists, radicals, and revolutionists, no-government men, non-resistant... ... as it is, and so understand it as to render it impossible for political theorists, no matter of what school or party, to deceive them again as to... ...or the protection and assistance it affords him. But modern political theorists have abused the phrase borrowed from the theologians, and made ... ...political doctrine which they would have been the last to accept. These theorists or political speculators have imagined a state of nature ante... ... creates second causes, or substantial existences, capable themselves of acting and producing effects in a secondary sense, and hence he is said t... ...nless elected directly by the Pope or by electors designated by him, and acting under his authority. There can be no question that the spiritual ... ...orks without idolatry. But he creates substantial existences capable of acting as second causes. Hence, in all living things there is in their l... ... was formed by the States; that is, by the people in each of the States, acting in their highest sovereign capacity, and formed consequently by th... ...uted the American people one political or sovereign people, existing and acting in particular communities, organizations, called states. This one...

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Moral agency

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...accountable for these actions. A moral agent is "a being who is capable of acting with reference to right and wrong." Websters Revised Unabridged Dict... ...g as he should know what he is doing, and his choices are deliberate. Some theorists discard any attempts to evaluate mental states and, instead, adop...

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The American Republic

By: O. A. Brownson

... than in American statesmanship. In spite of all that had been done by theorists, radicals, and revolutionists, no-government men, non-resistant... ... as it is, and so understand it as to render it impossible for political theorists, no matter of what school or party, to deceive them again as to... ...or the protection and assistance it affords him. But modern political theorists have abused the phrase borrowed from the theologians, and made ... ...political doctrine which they would have been the last to accept. These theorists or political speculators have imagined a state of nature ante... ... creates second causes, or substantial existences, capable themselves of acting and producing effects in a secondary sense, and hence he is said t... ...nless elected directly by the Pope or by electors designated by him, and acting under his authority. There can be no question that the spiritual ... ...orks without idolatry. But he creates substantial existences capable of acting as second causes. Hence, in all living things there is in their l... ... was formed by the States; that is, by the people in each of the States, acting in their highest sovereign capacity, and formed consequently by th... ...uted the American people one political or sovereign people, existing and acting in particular communities, organizations, called states. This one...

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Giovanni de' Bardi

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...s for being host, patron, and inspiration to the group of composers, music theorists and scholars who made up the Florentine Camerata, the group which... ...nts which took place between the acts of spoken dramas (and which included acting, singing, dancing, and mime — thus being another important precursor...

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