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The Blackwell Dictionary of Modern Social Thought, 2d ed.


The Blackwell Black·well , Elizabeth 1821-1910.

British-born American physician who was the first woman to be awarded a medical doctorate in modern times (1849).
 dictionary of modern social thought, 2d ed.

Ed. by William William, crown prince of Germany
William or Frederick William, 1882–1951, crown prince of Germany, son of William II. In World War I he commanded (1914) an army on the Western Front and was nominal commander in the German attack

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Many of the entries are devoted to particular bodies of thought that were influential in the 20th century, among them individual social sciences, philosophical schools, political doctrines, and distinctive styles of art and literature. In these cases, a long general entry is supplemented by other entries that elaborate specific aspects of the ideas and theories involved. Though the focus is on the 20th century, historical aspects are often considered, in many cases dealing with ideas of earlier centuries. Entry-specific reading lists are supplemented by a general bibliography bibliography. The listing of books is of ancient origin. Lists of clay tablets have been found at Nineveh and elsewhere; the library at Alexandria had subject lists of its books. . The 1993 first edition was titled The Blackwell Dictionary of Twentieth-Century Social Thought; this is a reprint reprint An individually bound copy of an article in a journal or science communication  of the 2003 second edition.

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