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  • 1 Toward the Light — (in Danish, Vandrer mod Lyset! ) was first published in Copenhagen, Denmark in 1920 by the Danish author Michael Agerskov. The content of the book is said to have been received through intuitive thought inspiration from the transcendental world… …

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  • 2 Toward — To ward, a. [AS. ?. See {Toward}, prep.] 1. Approaching; coming near. His toward peril. Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. Readly to do or learn; compliant with duty; not froward; apt; docile; tractable; as, a toward youth. [1913 Webster] 3. Ready to… …

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  • 3 Toward the Age of Common Sense — ▪ 1995 by Sir Peter Ustinov       I am not one of those who can easily tell the difference between year and year, like a meteorologist with reliable charts to go by. I am not even one who can refer to a kind of event or quirk of fashion as… …

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  • 4 Act of grace — Grace Grace (gr[=a]s), n. [F. gr[^a]ce, L. gratia, from gratus beloved, dear, agreeable; perh. akin to Gr. ? to rejoice, cha ris favor, grace, Skr. hary to desire, and E. yearn. Cf. {Grateful}, {Gratis}.] 1. The exercise of love, kindness, mercy …

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  • 5 ACT (examination) — The ACT is a standardized achievement examination for college admissions in the United States produced by ACT, Inc.cite web |url=http://www.act.org/aboutact/history.html |title=About ACT: History |accessdate=October 25 |accessyear=2006 Name… …

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  • 6 Act of faith — Faith Faith (f[=a]th), n. [OE. feith, fayth, fay, OF. feid, feit, fei, F. foi, fr. L. fides; akin to fidere to trust, Gr. pei qein to persuade. The ending th is perhaps due to the influence of such words as truth, health, wealth. See {Bid},… …

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  • 7 Space Preservation Act — The Space Preservation Act was a series of four bills introduced to the United States House of Representatives designed to preserve the cooperative, peaceful uses of space for the benefit of all humankind. Space Preservation Act of 2005.… …

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  • 8 Societal attitudes toward homosexuality — Should homosexuality be accepted in society? Percentage of responders that answered accept:   81% 90% …

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  • 9 Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 — Full title Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 Enacted by the 110th United States Congress Citations Public Law …

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  • 10 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 — Stimulus bill redirects here. For other uses, see Stimulus bill (disambiguation). ARRA redirects here. For other uses, see ARRA (disambiguation). American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 Full title An act making supplemental appropriations… …

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  • 11 Internet Gambling Prohibition Act — The Internet Gambling Prohibition Act (IGPA) was a 1999 bill in the US Senate to ban Internet gambling. Passage of the bill was defeated, in large part, by the lobbying efforts of Jack Abramoff. [cite web | url = http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi… …

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  • 12 No Child Left Behind Act — President Bush signing the bipartisan No Child Left Behind Act at Hamilton H.S. in Hamilton, Ohio. No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 …

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  • 13 Copyright Term Extension Act — Sonny Bono Copyright Term Extension Act Full title To amend the provisions of title 17, United States Code, with respect to the duration of copyright, and for other purposes. Acronym CTEA Enacted by the 105th United States Congress …

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  • 14 National Appliance Energy Conservation Act — The National Appliance Energy Conservation Act is a 1975 piece of legislation by the United States Congress which regulates energy consumption of specific household appliances in the United States. Though minimum Energy Efficiency Standards were… …

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  • 15 Atomic Energy Act of 1946 — Full title An Act For the development and control of atomic energy Enacted by the 79th United States Congress Citations Public Law …

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  • 16 Jerusalem Embassy Act — of 1995 Full title An act to provide for the relocation of the United States Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, and for other purposes. Acronym JEA Enacted by the 104th United States Congress Effective …

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  • 17 Water Resources Development Act of 1996 — The Water Resources Development Act of 1996 (WRDA 1996) is part of USPL|104|303, was enacted by Congress of the United States on October 12, 1996. [ [http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi bin/bdquery/D?d104:11:./temp/ bdaCj8:@@@D summ2=m… …

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  • 18 Kansas–Nebraska Act — This 1856 map shows slave states (gray), free states (pink), U.S. territories (green), and Kansas in center (white). The Kansas–Nebraska Act of 1854 (10 Stat. 277) created the territories of …

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  • 19 Humphrey-Hawkins Full Employment Act — Infobox Legislation Name = Full Employment and Balanced Growth Act Parliament/Congress/Senate it was passed in = U.S. Congress Logo of that parliament or congress = longtitle = A bill to establish and translate into practical reality the right of …

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  • 20 Mutual Defense Assistance Act — The Mutual Defense Assistance Act was a United States Act of Congress signed by President Harry S. Truman on 6 October 1949. For US Foreign policy, it was the first U.S. military foreign aid legislation of the Cold War era, and initially to… …

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