Lectures

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MODERN HISTORY, SOCIAL SCIENCES

Seminar in Economic and Social History

The following seminars will be given at 5 p.m. on Tuesdays in the Wharton Room, All Souls College.

Conveners: P.A. David, MA, Professor of Economics and Economic History, J. Humphries, MA (Ph.D. Cornell), Reader in Economic History, and A. Offer, MA, D.Phil., Chichele Professor of Economic History.

PROFESSOR P. TEMIN, MIT
16 Jan.: `Made in Germany: the German currency crisis of July, 1931.'

PROFESSOR M. THOMAS, Virginia
23 Jan.: `How much did American workers save in the late nineteenth century?'

D. STEAD
30 Jan.: `Missed opportunism: investment security in British agriculture, c.1750–1850.'

DR HUMPHRIES
6 Feb.: `Child labour in the Industrial Revolution.'

DR A. GODLEY, Reading
13 Feb.: `Globalisation, convergence, and inequality, 1870–1914.'

DR A. GREEN
20 Feb.: `Reinforcing difference and fostering community: railway construction and territorial fragmentation in Germany 1850–66.'

PROFESSOR M. DAUNTON, Cambridge
27 Feb.: `Monopolies and nuisances in Victorian cities.'

DR C. MCKENNA
6 Mar.: `The good, the bad, and the ugly: three case studies of American management consultants at work, 1910–70.'

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THEOLOGY

Interdisciplinary Seminars in the Study of Religions

The following seminars will be given at 5 p.m. on Tuesdays in Lecture Room 1, Christ Church.

Conveners: J.S.K. Ward, B.Litt., MA, Regius Professor of Divinity, and W.M. Morgan, MA status, Lecturer in the Study of Religions, Mansfield College.

DR K. DATTA, Calcutta
23 Jan.: `Forms of orientalism: Sister Nivedita's Hinduism and Kipling's Buddhism—a hundred years on.'

PROFESSOR R. KING, Derby
6 Feb.: `Orientalism and the comparative study of religions.'

T. WINTER, Cambridge
20 Feb.: `The forgetting of Hawa: Iragaray and Muslim gender discourses.'

PROFESSOR P. HARVEY, Sunderland
6 Mar.: `Buddhism—some mistranslations, misconceptions, and unexplored territory.'

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Ian Ramsey Centre

Science, religion, and education

The following seminars will be given at 8.15 for 8.30 p.m. on Thursdays in the Hood Room, St Cross College.

Conveners: Professor J. Hedley Brooke and Dr Margaret Yee.

DR D. WILKINSON, St John's College, Durham
25 Jan.: `A multimedia approach to communicating the relationship between science and religion.'

M. POOLE, King's College, London
8 Feb.: `Teaching about science and religion in primary, secondary, and tertiary education.'

DR N. SAUNDERS, Cambridge
22 Feb.: `Divine action and chaos theory.'

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BATE COLLECTION OF MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS

Bate Collection Christmas Lecture

LAWRENCE LIBIN, Research Curator of Musical Instruments, Metropolitan Museum, New York, will deliver the Bate Collection Christmas Lecture at 5.30 p.m. on Monday, 11 December, in the Music Faculty. The lecture is open to the public, and there is no charge for admission.

See `Notices' above for information on contacting the Bate Collection.

Subject: `Robert Adam's Instruments for Catherine the Great.'

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