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Mobility, Migration and Modern Memory
Can Fictionalists Have Faith?
According to non-doxastic theories of propositional faith, belief that p is not necessary for faith that p. Rather, propositional faith merely requires a 'positive cognitive attitude'. This broad condition, however, can ...
Terrorism and Culture: Macbeth, 9/11 and the Gunpowder Plot
This article offers a critique of Robert Appelbaum’s work on Shakespeare and terrorism, particularly his reflections on Macbeth and the Gunpowder Plot. It argues that terrorism such as that exemplified by the Gunpowder ...
Compassion on University Degree Programmes at a UK University: The Neuroscience of Effective Group work
Purpose The purpose of this paper is to explore the neuroscience that underpins the psychology of compassion as a competency. We explain why this cognitive competency is now taught and assessed on modules of different ...
A narrative inquiry perspective into coping mechanisms of international postgraduate students’ transition experiences
To research the transition experiences of a group of international postgraduate students, this study focused on the use of a methodology which, although gaining much popularity in recent years, is still under used in UK ...
Young Saints and the Knots of Satan: Moral Exemplarity, Ministry, and Youth in Early Modern Dissenters’ Writing
This investigation considers a key motif for early modern religious writing - the saintly or morally exemplary child - as depicted in both the narratives of actual children’s lives as well as in Defoe’s The Family Instructor. ...
The dust and [CII] morphologies of redshift ~4.5 sub-millimeter galaxies at ~200pc resolution : The Absence of Large Clumps in the Interstellar Medium at High-redshift
We present deep, high-resolution (0.″03, 200 pc) ALMA Band 7 observations covering the dust continuum and [C ii] λ157.7 μm emission in four z ∼4.4-4.8 sub-millimeter galaxies (SMGs) selected from the ALESS and AS2UDS ...
Personification Without Impossible Content
Personification has received little philosophical attention, but Daniel Nolan has recently argued that it has important ramifications for the relationship between fictional representation and possibility. Nolan argues that ...
Reflections on that-has-been : Snapshots from the students-as-partners movement
EDITORIAL NOTE (Alison): The idea for this multipart reflective essay emerged from first author Christel Brost’s reflections on her experience of striving to develop a students-as-partners approach within the context of a ...
Revealing the Ritually Concealed: Custodians, Conservators, and the Concealed Shoe
Concealed shoes are footwear purposely concealed within domestic buildings. The motivations behind their concealments are unknown to us, but the prominent theory suggests that shoes were employed as apotropaic (evil-averting) ...