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Why Lawyers Are Nice (or Nasty)
Why Lawyers Are Nice (or Nasty) ● Which might be the best strategies for lawyers to maximize success – should they be honest or dishonest (and/or aggressive or passive) ? Researchers Giovanni ...
Ear-orientation in humans – a review
Ear-orientation in humans – a review ● Would you like to be able to move your ears at will? There’s a good chance you already can (using a 25 million-year-old neural circuit). ...
Whatever happened to the punctus? [punctuation studies]
Whatever happened to the punctus? [punctuation studies] ● Why is there such a paucity of academic literature on medieval punctuation? Is it (as Reimer, 1998, suggested) “[…] partly because there is so much ...
Towards an automatic branded-handbag recognition system
Towards an automatic branded-handbag recognition system ● “Manufacturing branded handbags is a big business in the fashion world. Shoppers’ feedback showing photos of their purchased handbags in social networks or blogs is ...
‘Meow the Jewels’ (review)
‘Meow the Jewels’ (review) ● The first scholarly analysis of the 2015 Hip Hop remix album ‘Meow the Jewels’ is presented in Music Theory Online, Volume 22, Number 3, September ...

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