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Two comments on "Neurodiversity"
(National Council of Teachers of English, 2008-01)
The element of the table: Visual discourse and the preperiodic representation of chemical classification
(Johns Hopkins Univ Press, 2004)
The Dilemma of Case Studies Resolved: The Virtues of Using Case Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science
(MIT Press, 2001-12)
Philosophers of science turned to historical case studies in part in response to Thomas Kuhn's insistence that such studies can transform the philosophy of science. In this issue Joseph Pitt argues that the power of case ...
Recent Work on Aristotelian Biology
(MIT Press, 2000-12)
The Dilemma of Case Studies: Toward a Heraclitian Philosophy of Science
(MIT Press, 2001-12)
What do appeals to case studies accomplish? Consider the dilemma: On the one hand, if the case is selected because it exemplifies the philosophical point, then it is not clear that the historical data hasn't been manipulated ...
(MIT Press, 2007-12)
Noah Webster and the Invention of Immigration
(MIT Press, 2008-03)
Like all lexicographers, Noah Webster built his dictionaries on the works of others. But in the case of the verb to immigrate and its derivatives, he coined a new definition, one that has had a profound impact on how ...
Request for Proposals: South Atlantic Humanities Center [rev.]
(Virginia Tech, 2006-02-24)
The South Atlantic Humanities Center (SAHC) is supported by endowments at the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities, the University of Virginia College of Arts and Sciences, and the Virginia Tech College of Liberal Arts ...
Request for Proposals: South Atlantic Humanities Center
(Virginia Tech, 2006)
SAHC seeks proposals from Virginia Tech faculty of all ranks that will advance the mission of the Center.
Satterwhite and Shifflett Win First SAHC VT Awards
(Virginia Tech, 2006-05-05)
After competitive review, the South Atlantic Humanities Center at Virginia Tech awarded $10,000 on May 5, 2006, for two outstanding proposals: Jamestown in an Atlantic World: A Digital Book Proposal by Dr. Crandall ...