Lectures

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INAUGURAL LECTURE

John M. Olin Visiting Professor in American Government

PROFESSOR D.R. MAYHEW will deliver his inaugural lecture at 5 p.m. on Monday, 27 November, in the Examination Schools.

Subject: `Congressional opposition to the American presidency.'

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IAIN WALKER MEMORIAL LECTURE

R.W. APPLE, JNR., Bureau Chief, The New York Times, will deliver the Iain Walker Memorial Lecture at 5.30 p.m. on Wednesday, 29 November, in the Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College.

Subject: `Campaigns and other catastrophes: then and now.'

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MEDICAL SCIENCES

Oxford Clinical Neurosciences Lectures, Hilary Term

The following lectures will be given at 11.30 a.m. on Fridays in Hilary Term in the Witts Lecture Theatre, the Radcliffe Infirmary.

DR T. SPECTOR, St Thomas's Hospital
2 Feb.: `Use of twins in genetic research.'

DR H. WILLISON, Southern General Hospital, Glasgow
9 Feb.: `Anti-glycolipid antibodies and neuropathy.'

DR O. FOSTER, Atkinson Morley's Hospital
16 Mar.: `Parkinson's disease brain-bank and associated research.'

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OXFORD CENTRE FOR ISLAMIC STUDIES

HE MR KOICHIRO MATSUURA, Director General, UNESCO, will lecture at 5.30 p.m. on Monday, 5 February, in the Auditorium, Magdalen College.

Subject: `Globalisation and diversity.'

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CENTRE FOR SOCIO-LEGAL STUDIES

Administrative governance, courts, and the limits of the law

PROFESSOR CHRISTOPHER HOOD, Gladstone Professor-elect of Government, and COLIN SCOTT, Lecturer in Law, the London School of Economics, will give a seminar in this series at 5 p.m. on Monday, 27 November, in the Seminar Room, the Centre for Socio- Legal Studies, Linton Road.

Convener: D.J. Galligan, BCL, MA, Professor of Socio-Legal Studies and Director of the Centre.

Subject: `Regulating government in a "managerial" age: towards a cross-national perspective.'

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OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY FORUM

RICHARD DANCE, Cambridge, will lecture at 5 p.m. on Monday, 27 November, in Rewley House.

Subject: `Norse-derived words in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.'

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