active+reformer

  • 1 active reformer — index catalyst Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Revenu de Solidarité Active — Économie de la France Marché du travail Chômage Pauvreté Entreprises …

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  • 3 Revenu de solidarite active — Revenu de solidarité active Économie de la France Marché du travail Chômage Pauvreté Entreprises …

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  • 4 Revenu de solidarité active — Pour les articles homonymes, voir RSA. Le revenu de solidarité active (RSA) est une allocation destinée en France à garantir à ses bénéficiaires, qu’ils soient ou non en capacité de travailler, un revenu minimum, avec en contrepartie une… …

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  • 5 Alexander Maconochie (penal reformer) — Alexander Maconochie (11 February 1787 ndash;25 October 1860) was a Scottish naval officer, geographer, and penal reformer. Early life Maconochie was born in Edinburgh on 11 February 1787. He joined the Royal Navy in 1803 and as a midshipman he… …

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  • 6 John Collier (reformer) — John Collier (May 4 1884 May 8 1968) was an American social reformer and Native American advocate.Early lifeJohn Collier grew up in Atlanta, Georgia, where his father Charles Collier was a prominent banker, businessman, and civic leader. He was… …

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  • 7 John Cartwright (political reformer) — For other people with this name, see John Cartwright (disambiguation). John Cartwright Full name John Cartwright Born 17 September 1740 Marnham, Bassetlaw, Nottinghamshire, England, Great Britain …

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  • 8 japan — japanner, n. /jeuh pan /, n., adj., v., japanned, japanning. n. 1. any of various hard, durable, black varnishes, originally from Japan, for coating wood, metal, or other surfaces. 2. work varnished and figured in the Japanese manner. 3. Japans,… …

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  • 9 Japan — /jeuh pan /, n. 1. a constitutional monarchy on a chain of islands off the E coast of Asia: main islands, Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, and Shikoku. 125,716,637; 141,529 sq. mi. (366,560 sq. km). Cap.: Tokyo. Japanese, Nihon, Nippon. 2. Sea of, the… …

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  • 10 catalyst — I noun abettor, activator, active element, active partisan, active reformer, actuator, agacerie, agent provocateur, agitator, animator, catalytic agent, cause, encouragement, encourager, excitant, exciter, ferment, force, goad, impeller, impetus …

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  • 11 Leibniz (from) to Kant — From Leibniz to Kant Lewis White Beck INTRODUCTION Had Kant not lived, German philosophy between the death of Leibniz in 1716 and the end of the eighteenth century would have little interest for us, and would remain largely unknown. In Germany… …

    History of philosophy

  • 12 Roman Catholic Diocese of Viseu — The Portuguese Catholic diocese of Viseu (Latin: Dioecesis Visensis) is a suffragan of the archdiocese of Braga.[1] Its see at Viseu is in the Centro Region. The current bishop is Ilídio Pinto Leandro. History The see at Viseu dates from the… …

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  • 13 Vizeu — • Diocese in north central Portugal Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Vizeu     Vizeu     † C …

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  • 14 Utilitarians (The early) — The early utilitarians Bentham and James Mill G.L.Williams Jeremy Bentham was born in 1748 in London; his prosperous father, a lawyer who became wealthy from property rather than the law, planned out for his son a brilliant legal career. After an …

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  • 15 agitator — n. 1. Urgent advocate, active reformer, exciter of active discussion. 2. Incendiary, firebrand, stirrer up of strife …

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  • 16 Stephen family — /ˈstivən/ (say steevuhn) noun an Australian family active in the field of law. 1. John, 1771–1833, judge, born in the West Indies. 2. his brother, Sir George, 1794–1879, barrister, born in the West Indies; became a Queen s Counsel in 1871. 3. Sir …

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  • 17 Nathan Dane — (December 29, 1752 – February 15, 1835) was an American lawyer and statesman who represented Massachusetts in the Continental Congress from 1785 through 1788. Dane helped formulate the Northwest Ordinance while in Congress, and introduced an… …

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  • 18 Ludwika Karolina Radziwiłł — ( lt. Liudvika Karolina Radvilaitė; 27 February 1667 ndash; 25 March 1695) was a magnate of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania in the Polish Lithuanian Commonwealth and an active reformer. She carried the title of Princess.Radziwiłł was born in… …

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  • 19 Cook, Robin — ▪ 2006 Robert Finlayson Cook  British politician (b. Feb. 28, 1946, Belshill, Lanarkshire, Scot. d. Aug. 6, 2005, Sutherland, Scot.), served as foreign secretary in the U.K. for four years following the Labour Party s return to power in 1997; he… …

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  • 20 Haldane, Richard Burdon — (1856–1928)    Richard Haldane was a British Liberal imperialist in the 1890s and a supporter of the Boer War. He is remembered for his army reforms of 1907, which created the British Territorial Army reserve system still in use, a system that… …

    Encyclopedia of the Age of Imperialism, 1800–1914