Examinations and Boards

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CHANGE IN REGULATIONS

With the approval of the General Board, the following change in regulations made by the Board of the Faculty of English Language and Literature will come into effect on 27 June.

Board of the Faculty of English Language and Literature

M.Phil. in English Studies

With immediate effect

In Examination Decrees, 1996, p. 568, after l. 26 insert `The examiners may award a distinction for excellence in the whole examination.'

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EXAMINATIONS FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY

The examiners appointed by the following faculty boards give notice of oral examination of their candidates as follows:

Literae Humaniores

G. ROWE, Queen's: `Omnis spes futura paternae stationis: public responses to the Roman imperial succession'.
Worcester, Monday, 23 June, 10 a.m.
Examiners: A.W. Lintott, M. Corbier.

Mathematical Sciences

K. TEREKHOVA, Christ Church: `Capacitance matrix preconditioning'.
Computing Laboratory, Friday, 20 June, 11.30 a.m.
Examiners: A.K. Parrott, I.G. Graham.

Medieval and Modern Languages

A.R. JONES, Jesus: `Literary works of Lewis Morris 1701– 65'.
Taylor Institution, Tuesday, 24 June, 2 p.m.
Examiners: R.G. Gruffydd, P. Morgan.

Modern History

C. BEITING, Exeter: `The development of the idea of Limbo in the Middle Ages'.
Blackfriars, Thursday, 26 June, 11 a.m.
Examiners: R. Ombres, F.G.T. Kerr.

M.P. LONDONO, St Antony's: `Aspects of religion, culture, and sociability in Antioquia (Colombia), 1850–1930'.
Latin American Centre, Monday, 23 June, 11 a.m.
Examiners: A.S. Knight, E. Posada-Carbù.

V. PUGIOTTO, Oriel: `Marciare e marcire—the composition and decomposition of futurism and fascism'.
Magdalen, Wednesday, 18 June, 11.30 a.m.
Examiners: G. Berghaus, J.R. Woodhouse.

P. SALMON, Exeter: `Electoral reform at work: local politics and national parties, 1832–41'.
Department for Continuing Education, Friday, 20 June, 2.30 p.m.
Examiners: A. Hawkins, J. Phillips.

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Physical Sciences

N. GRAHAM, University: `Fabric studies in the Galway granite, Ireland'.
Department of Earth Sciences, Wednesday, 2 July, 10 a.m.
Examiners: J.D. Bell, J. Reavy.

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Social Studies

J. HILLEN, St Antony's: `Mounting, directing, and employing multinational military forces: the UN experience, 1948–94'.
Soc St Faculty Centre, Friday, 11 July, 2 p.m.
Examiners: L.D. Freedman, E.A. Roberts.

D. LYNCH, St Antony's: `Russian "peace-keeping" strategies in the CIS, 1992–6: the cases of Moldova, Georgia, and Tajikistan'.
St Anne's, Wednesday, 18 June, 3 p.m.
Examiners: S.N. MacFarlane, N. Malcolm.

D.M. MALONE, Magdalen: `Decision-taking in the UN Security Council, 1990–6: the case of Haiti'.
St Anne's, Tuesday, 15 July, 4 p.m.
Examiners: S.N. MacFarlane, J. Mayall.

C. MUMSSEN, Brasenose: `Essays on the theory of policy towards externalities'.
Nuffield, Monday, 23 June, 2 p.m.
Examiners: C.J.E. Bliss, S. Barrett.

M. RESENDE DE MENDONCA E SILVA, Queen's: `Regulatory regimes and efficiency in US local telephony'.
Worcester, Wednesday, 18 June, 11 a.m.
Examiners: T.G. Weyman-Jones, S.G.B. Cowan.

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Theology

L.G. ROBERTSON, Regent's Park College: `Spirit and personhood in the theology of Karl Barth and his successors'.
Christ Church, Friday, 11 July, 3 p.m.
Examiners: J.B. Webster, T. Gorringe.

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EXAMINATION FOR THE DEGREE OF MASTER OF LETTERS

The examiners appointed by the following faculty board give notice of oral examination of their candidate as follows:

Modern History

SHERMAN MERN TAT SAM, Harris Manchester: `Kitsch in post-war American art and art criticism'.
Department of the History of Art, Monday, 16 June, 2.30 p.m.
Examiners: T. Crow, P.D. Crowther.