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Thursday Apr 10 | CiteULike

Shaun Marmon. Eunuchs and Sacred Boundaries in Islamic Society. New...

Shaun Marmon. Eunuchs and Sacred Boundaries in Islamic Society. New York: Oxford University Press.


Related Topix: Publishing, Media, Oxford University Press

Thursday Apr 10 | Religion Dispatched

Policing Academic Freedom: A Book, a Controversy, and the Ominous Aftermath

Michael Jerryson is co-editor with Mark Juergensmeyer of Buddhist Warfare , the first collection of essays on Buddhist violence from a comparative perspective .


Related Topix: Publishing, Media, Oxford University Press, New Times, Journalism, US Politics, US News

Thursday Apr 10 | CSIRO Publishing

Influence of Chemically Inert Cations on the Hydrogen-bond Network in ...

Beside the expected changes related to the altered acidity of the sulfuric acid solution, subtle changes dependent on cation dimensions were noticed.


Wed Apr 09, 2014

Room 8

The Dollard man, who spoke ghsdfs

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Related Topix: Cambridge, NY, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Ultra Petroleum Corp. Hits New 52-Week High at $29.52

Shares of Ultra Petroleum Corp. reached a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Monday , AnalystRatings.NET reports.


Related Topix: Apparel, Raymond Ltd


Challenges to the effectiveness of international law

For the first time in its history, the American Society of International Law is partnering with the American Branch of the International Law Association to combine each organization's major conference into an extraordinary joint event.


Related Topix: Publishing, Media, Oxford University Press

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Scientific American

Invisible Ink War: How Chemists Revealed Germany's Secret WW I Writing [Excerpt]

Excerpted with permission from Prisoners, Lovers, & Spies: The Story of Invisible Ink from Herodotus to al Qaeda , by Kristie Macrakis.


Related Topix: Chemistry, Science, Yale University, Journalism, Rotterdam, NY

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Ultra Petroleum Corp. Upgraded to "Neutral" by ISI Group

Shares of Ultra Petroleum Corp. opened at 28.19 on Friday. Ultra Petroleum Corp. has a 52 week low of $18.22 and a 52 week high of $28.76.


Wed Apr 02, 2014

Publishers Marketplace

Executive Editor for Economics, Law, and Education

Job details Auto req ID 32076BR School/Unit Harvard University Press Sub-Unit ------------ Location USA - MA - Cambridge Job Function Communications Department HUP Editorial Salary Grade 060 Union 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary Duties & Responsibilities Harvard University Press seeks an experienced, entrepreneurial editor to acquire 20 new ... (more)


Publishers Marketplace

Editorial Director

EDITORIAL DIRECTOR FORDHAM UNIVERSITY PRESS The Press of Fordham University, located at our Rose Hill campus in the Bronx, NY is currently seeking an Editorial Director to provide critical thinking and long-term vision that will shape the editorial program, while maintaining and increasing the quality and reputation of the press's lists within the ... (more)


Related Topix: Fordham University

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Western News

Harper awarded Suppes Prize in Philosophy of Science

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The Washington Post

Petro-Aggression: How Russiaa s oil makes war more likely

Jeff Colgan is assistant professor in the School of International Service at American University in Washington, D.C. His book, " Petro-Aggression: How Oil Makes War ," was published in 2013 from Cambridge University Press.


Related Topix: American University, Vladimir Putin, Sports

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Chicago Reader

David Grubbs on the meaning of records

David Grubbs teaches classes in creative writing, performance, music, and technology at the Conservatory of Music at Brooklyn College, and before he arrived in New York 15 years ago, he lived and played in bands in Chicago.


Related Topix: Brooklyn College, City University of New York, University of Chicago, Duke University, Chicago, IL

Wed Mar 26, 2014


Cardboard Cathedral architect wins equivalent of Nobel Prize

Shigeru Ban, architect of Christchurch's Transitional Cathedral, has won the Pritzker Prize.


Related Topix: Southern California Institute of Architecture, National University

Mon Mar 24, 2014

Science Daily

How developing sperm stick to the right path

The process of producing high-quality, fertile sperm requires many steps. Researchers show the transcription factor p73 promotes this process by regulating the adhesions between developing sperm and their support cells.


Related Topix: Biology, Science, Cell Biology, The Rockefeller University

Wed Mar 19, 2014

Religion Dispatched

Conservatives Accuse Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori of Misconduct

She teaches religion at Santa Clara University, and lives online at and The conservative American Anglican news site Anglican Ink reported this week on a claim of misconduct filed in December 2013 against the presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church, the Most Reverend Katharine Jefferts Schori .


Related Topix: Religion, Anglican, Santa Clara University, Episcopal Church, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Supreme Court

Tue Mar 18, 2014

How Stuff Works


National Audubon Society Field Guide to Birds Eastern Region , 16th edition, revised by John Bull and John Ferrand Jr. The Audubon Society Guide to Attracting Birds: Creating Habitats for Properties Large and Small , 2nd edition, by Stephen W. Kress .


Related Topix: National Audubon Society, Charitable Organizations, Cornell University


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