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The Court Faces About.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 4/7/37, Vol. 90 Issue 1166, p252-253, 2p

Abstract: Focuses on the case of Adkins versus Children's Hospital, also known as Minimum Wage Board of District of Columbia versus Children's Hospital of the District of Columbia, the Supreme of the U.S. ruled minimum wage legislation on unconstitutional infrin...

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PSYCHOLOGY AND THE FOURTH R.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 10/17/49, Vol. 121 Issue 16, p23-26, 4p

Abstract: Focuses on philosopher John Dewey's contribution in defining the role that psychology plays in normative philosophy and in social progress. Description of psychology as the science of democratic living which allows fully for progressive interpenetratio...

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IMPERFECT PITCH.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 7/12/2012, Vol. 243 Issue 11, p28-30, 3p, 1 Illustration

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Abstract: The article looks at the use of computer technology to correct pitch or tone in recorded music, which can be done with the use of software such as Auto-Tune, a product of the Antares Audio Technologies company (formerly called Jupiter Systems). The aut...

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Origins of Socialism.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 6/9/37, Vol. 91 Issue 1175, p121-124, 4p

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Abstract: Focuses on the origin of socialism in France. Decline of the French Revolution; Outbreak of the feudal forms of the monarchy, dispossessing the nobility and the clergy; Denouncement of the new constitution of 1795 which had abolished universal suffrage...

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Miss Ivy 's Tobacco Road.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 3/4/57, Vol. 136 Issue 9, p20-21, 2p

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Abstract: The article discusses the book "Brothers and Sisters," by Ivy Compton-Burnett. The lady is a comedy writer of agitating power and chicane although her comic muse wears the satiric grin of the death's head. "Brothers and Sisters" follows the Compton-Bur...

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All Right, Mr. Green, What Next?

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 11/7/34, Vol. 80 Issue 1040, p352-353, 2p

Abstract: Comments on the suggestions given by William Green, president of the American Federation of Labor for combating unemployment. Need to increase industrial production; Recognition given by Green to the fact that individual plants to not produce more beca...

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Russia Marches up a Mountain.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 5/27/31, Vol. 67 Issue 860, p41-43, 3p

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Abstract: Discusses the collection of charts dealing with the past, present and future of Soviet Russia by the economist Albert Johnson. Reliability of the figures; Composition of the government; Details of the various parts of the five year plan; Birth and deat...

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STASI BESIEGED.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 2/12/90, Vol. 202 Issue 7, p15-19, 4p

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Abstract: Reports on the riot in Berlin, East Germany, where a crowd stormed the headquarters of the Stasi or the security police force of the government. Factors believed to have contributed to the increasing public unrest that led to the riot; Reasons behind t...

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UNCOMMON VISAGE.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 1/4/88-1/11/88, Vol. 198 Issue 1/2, p27-32, 5p

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Abstract: Offers observations on arts, literature, poetry and language. Lessons that art teaches to artists; Reason why art in general and literature especially is not favored by champions of the common good; Dignity in the arts profession; Role of language and ...

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Colonies and Freedom.

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Source(s): New Republic; 1/24/44, Vol. 110 Issue 4, p106-109, 4p

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Abstract: Focuses on the social and economic development of colonies. Reason behind the establishment of colonies in the modern world; Role of the international cooperation in the economic and social development of the colonies; Explanation of the British coloni...

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