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Lewis Gordon: Cultivating The Ability To Learn

Philosophy

Lewis Gordon is an American philosopher who works in the areas of Africana philosophy, philosophy of human and life sciences, phenomenology, philosophy of existence, social and political theory, postcolonial thought, theories of race and racism, philosophies of liberation, aesthetics, philosophy…

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Albert Jack: A Few More Crates Of Books

Non-Fiction Writers

Albert Jack is an English writer and historian who became something of a publishing phenomenon in 2004 when his first book Red Herrings and White Elephants, which explored the origins of well-known phrases in the English language, became a huge…

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Michael Pitts: The Intensity Of Filmmaking

Photography

Michael Pitts is one of Britain’s foremost underwater camera people, having worked on numerous projects around the world.  He is also equally adept at shooting on the surface of even from the air. Michael Pitts has been recognised with a…

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Daron Acemoglu: Incentives And Equilibrium

Economics

Daron Acemoglu is the Elizabeth and James Killian Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and he is among the ten most cited economists in the world.  In 2005, Daron Acemoglu was awarded the John Bates Clark Medal for…

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Susan Haack: A House Full Of Books

Philosophy

Susan Haack is a Distinguished Professor in the Humanities, Cooper Senior Scholar in Arts and Sciences, Professor of Philosophy, and Professor of Law at the University of Miami.  Her work has ranged from philosophy of logic and language, epistemology, metaphysics, philosophy…

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