Examinations and Boards

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CHANGES IN REGULATIONS

Board of the Faculty of Theology

Honour School of Theology

With effect from 1 October 1998 (for first examination in 1999)

Corrigendum

In Gazette No. 4424 (23 January 1997), p. 659, left-hand column, under the headings `3 Board of the Faculty of Theology', `(a) Honour School of Theology', delete cl. 3 and substitute:

`3 Ibid., p. 1378, col. 2 [i.e. in Gazette No. 4408, 11 July 1996], in paper (7) delete `(a) Old Testament Literature ... in Hebrew.' and substitute:

(a) The Theology and Exegesis of Isaiah 40–55 and Ezekiel 1–18 in English or of Isaiah 40–5 in Hebrew

Candidates will be expected to show a general knowledge of Isaiah 40–55 and Ezekiel 1–18 in English or of Isaiah 40–5 in Hebrew. Passages from the texts will be set for comment and (for candidates offering the Hebrew text) for translation.'

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DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

The Board of the Faculty of Clinical Medicine has granted leave to A. FOSS, Christ Church, to supplicate for the Degree of Doctor of Medicine.

The evidence submitted by the candidate was entitled: `The pathobiology of uveal melanoma'.


The Board of the Faculty of Clinical Medicine has granted leave to N.J. PHILPOTT, Trinity, to supplicate for the Degree of Doctor of Medicine.

The evidence submitted by the candidate was entitled: `Apoptosis and the pathogenesis of aplastic anaemia'.


The Board of the Faculty of Clinical Medicine has granted leave to H. SERIES, St John's, to supplicate for the Degree of Doctor of Medicine.

The evidence submitted by the candidate was entitled: `The characterisation of two distinct ascending serotonergic projections in rats by anatomical, pharmacological, and functional methods'.

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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:

Anthropology and Geography

M. AHMED, Linacre: `"We are warp and weft"—nomadic pastoralism and the tradition of weaving in Rupshu (Eastern Ladakh)'.
Pitt Rivers Museum, Monday, 17 March, 2.30 p.m.
Examiners: Schuyler Jones, P. Denwood.

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Biological Sciences

P.A. HAMBLIN, Linacre: `The chemotaxis genes of Rohodobacter sphaeroides'.
Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, Wednesday, 2 April, 2 p.m.
Examiners: J. Errington, D.J. Kelly.

Clinical Medicine

S.H.T. STANISZEWSKA, Green College: `The patient in the health care culture: a study of the process of patient evaluation within the context of patient health status, expectations, and satisfaction'.
Nuffield, Tuesday, 13 May, 2.30 p.m.
Examiners: R.M. Fitzpatrick, A. Thompson.

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Literae Humaniores

D. LINDEN, Christ Church: `Medicine and morality in the ancient world'.
St Cross, Tuesday, 1 April, 2.30 p.m.
Examiners: E. Savage-Smith, V. Nutton.

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Mathematical Sciences

T. TASKINEN, St Catherine's: `On the steady state flow of an elastic–plastic material past cones and wedges'.
Dartington House, Monday, 24 March, 11 a.m.
Examiners: H. Ockendon, A.A. Wheeler.

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Modern History

P.C. LYNCH, Balliol: `Popular Liberalism in the English counties, 1885–1906'.
St Catherine's, Tuesday, 18 March, 2.30 p.m.
Examiners: J.F. Harris, E. Biagini.

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Social Studies

P. O'HAGAN, Nuffield: `Assessing policy network theory: EU agricultural policy-making towards Poland, 1989–95'.
Social Studies Faculty Centre, Monday, 14 April, 2 p.m.
Examiners: A. Menon, S. Mazey.

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EXAMINATION FOR THE DEGREE OF MASTER OF STUDIES IN LEGAL RESEARCH

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

Law

D. KILIBARDA, Worcester: `Towards democracy in Serbia'.
Examination Schools, Tuesday, 18 March, 2.15 p.m.
Examiners: P.P. Craig, E.J. Frazer.

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