Life at the Intellectual Barricades
- What can King Lucius do for you? The Reformation and the Early British Church. Heal, Felicity // English Historical Review;Jun2005, Vol. 120 Issue 487, p593
Focuses on the relevance of the legend of King Lucius, the supposed ruler of Great Britain during the second century, to Reformation debate and polemic. Recount of how the legend was developed beyond its treatment by Geoffrey of Monmouth; Details of the emergence of the Lucian legend as a tool...
- INTERGENERATIONAL STIMULATION, REACTION, AND POLARIZATION: A CAUSAL ANALYSIS OF INTELLECTUAL HISTORY. Simonton, Dean Keith // Social Behavior & Personality: an international journal;1978, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p247
Appraises some of Sorokin's conclusions regarding ideological creativity by applying a cross-lagged correlation analysis to his generational measures of seven intellectual issues and 18 beliefs. Indication of the operation of intergenerational stimulation, reaction and polarization in the...
- DEVELOPMENT AND EVALUATION OF A PICTORIAL GUIDEBOOK AND ITS COMPANION VIDEO COMMENTARY ON "FINE-TUNING OF THE UNIVERSE" FOR CHINESE INTELLECTUALS AS A TOOL FOR APOLOGETICS AND EVANGELISM. Hwang, C. James // Theological Research Exchange Network (TREN): Theses & Dissertat;2012, preceding p1
This project develops and evaluates a pictorial guidebook titled, Amazing Universe-Amazing Good Fortune, Fine-Tuning of the Universe-A Photo Journal through Modern Space Telescopes and its companion DVD. As a former research engineer who concentrated on robotics research work for NASA Johnson...
- WILLIAMS, ROGER. LaFantasie, Glenn W. // Reader's Companion to American History;1991, p1152
A description of Roger Williams is presented. As a religious dissenter and founder of Rhode Island, he was a staunch advocate of religious toleration and separation of church and state. Together with his fellow Rhode Islanders, they formed a colony government committed to protecting individual...
- Universal moral soldier. Williamson, David // Bulletin with Newsweek;4/2/96, Vol. 116 Issue 6016, p72
Focuses on the developmental process of the education system in Australia. Long term consequences of Australia's intellectual life; Efforts of the academies; Progress made in the communications and cultural studies courses; Examination of the fields of biology and neurophysiology.
- An endangered modern species. Pomice, E.; Shryer, T. // U.S. News & World Report;2/8/88, Vol. 104 Issue 5, p63
Lists some of the leaders of the New Establishment's Intellectual Community: Irving Kristol, with the politics of ideas; Stephen Jay Gould, popularizing science; Albert Shanker, the teachers' choice. Also lists a Who's Who of the intellectual world.
- My education a book of dreams. Borroughs, William S. // Grand Street;Winter95, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p194
Presents a personal narrative about the nature of the author's acquisition of knowledge.
- Borders of identity: Ukraine's political and cultural significance for Russia. Molchanov, Mikhail A. // Canadian Slavonic Papers;Mar-Jun96, Vol. 38 Issue 1/2, p178
Focuses on the political and cultural significance of Ukraine to Russia. Erosion of Russia's political identity with the assertion of individual republic's autonomy; Consideration of Ukraine as the mirror of Russia; Perception of Ukraine to be culturally distinct by the Russians; Observation of...
- Too tame for comfort. Bawer, Bruce // Advocate;10/26/99, Issue 797, p80
Provides insights on why the United States is looked down on by European countries. Cultural differences; Factors that make Europeans see Americans in a bad light; Virtues of Americans; Opportunities offered by the United States to its people.