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  • 101A Cruel Angel's Thesis — Cover for the 2003 re release single Single by Yoko Takahashi from the album Neon Genesis Evangelion …

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  • 102Duhem–Quine thesis — Optical Illusion as a metaphor: it is impossible to test a scientific hypothesis in isolation, because an empirical test of the hypothesis requires one or more background assumptions. As astonishing as it seems, the squares marked A and B are… …

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  • 103dominant ideology thesis — Proponents of the thesis identify ideology , a term used (in this context) synonymously with concepts such as shared belief systems, ultimate values , and common culture , as the mainstay of social order in advanced capitalist societies. The… …

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  • 104Continuity thesis — In the history of ideas, the continuity thesis is the hypothesis that there was no radical discontinuity between the intellectual development of the Middle Ages and the developments in the Renaissance and early modern period. Thus the idea of an… …

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  • 105KK thesis — This KK Thesis is a . You can help Wikipedia by [fullurl:FULLPAGENAME|action=edit expanding it] . According to The Blackwell Dictionary of Western Philosophy , The thesis that knowing that p entails that the subject knows that he knows that p.… …

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  • 106Duhem thesis — Sometimes called the Quine– Duhem or Duhem–Quine thesis. The thesis that a single scientific hypothesis cannot be tested in isolation, since other, auxiliary hypotheses will always be needed to draw empirical consequences from it. The Duhem… …

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  • 107Staples thesis — The staples thesis is a theory of Canadian economic development. It was first proposed by W.A. Mackintosh and later expanded by Harold Innis in the 1920s and 1930s.Innis argued that Canada developed as it did because of the nature of its staple… …

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  • 108Anti-Thesis — Infobox Television episode Title=Anti Thesis Series= Season=2 Episode=3 (#25 overall) Airdate=October 13 2002 Production=E3203 Writer=Dick Wolf (creator) René Balcer (developer and story) Eric Overmyer (story and teleplay) Stephanie Sengupta… …

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  • 109Incompatibility thesis — in research methodology is an argument that the quantitative research and qualitative research paradigms cannot coexist. This thesis is supported by philosophies of post structuralists and post modernists (among others), who argue for the… …

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  • 110Staple Thesis — A theory of economic growth that emphasizes the role traditional commodities, or staples, play in the shaping of a resource rich economy. The staple thesis was created by Canadian economic historian Harold Innis and economist W.A Mackintosh as an …

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  • 111Church's thesis — The thesis that every effectively computable function is general recursive. A thesis rather than a theorem, because the notion of effective computability remains intuitive rather than mathematically defined. The thesis is generally believed,… …

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  • 112Embourgeoisement thesis — The Embourgeoisement Hypothesis is the argument that, contrary to the class conflict theory of Karl Marx (1818 1883), increasing numbers of what might traditionally be classified as working class people are coming to assume the lifestyle and… …

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  • 113The Zilsel Thesis — in the history and philosophy of science proposes an explanation for why modern science emerged in the early 17th century in Western Europe and not in other places or eras.Edgar Zilsel claims that science only emerged when capitalism emerged in… …

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  • 114arsis and thesis — ▪ prosody       in prosody, respectively, the accented and unaccented parts of a poetic foot. Arsis, a term of Greek origin meaning “the act of raising or lifting” or “raising the foot in beating time,” refers in Greek, or quantitative… …

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  • 115TURNER’S FRONTIER THESIS —    The foundational interpretation of Western history through most of the history of cinema Westerns was based upon Frederick Jackson Turner’s Frontier Thesis. Turner was a historian who made his reputation in 1893 with a paper delivered at the… …

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  • 116degradation-of-work thesis — The proposition that skilled work has declined in importance with the rise of capitalist industrialization most notably during the twentieth century and following the rise of the scientific management movement. The most notable proponents of this …

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  • 117end-of-ideology thesis — Although not originated by the American sociologist Daniel Bell, this very controversial thesis is commonly identified with him, thanks to the publication in 1960 of a book of his essays entitledThe End of Ideology. The central thrust of the… …

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  • 118protestant ethic thesis — protestant ethic, protestant ethic thesis The set of values embodied in early Protestantism, which has controversially been linked to the development of modern capitalism , most famously in Max Weber s classic essays on The Protestant Ethic and… …

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  • 119Weber Thesis — can refer to several concepts proposed by Max Weber, among them: * Monopoly on the legitimate use of physical force * The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism …

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  • 120Arsis and thesis — is a phrase in musical composition, where a point being inverted, is said to move per arsin et thesin ; that is, it rises in one part, and falls in another, or vice versa. In prosody, it refers to the accented and unaccented parts of a poetic… …

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