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This was borne out in my own explorations in meditation where I found repeatedly that consciousness, or the faculty of see- ing or looking, is much more subtle than any mental manifestation. Acevedo. “Faith, Race-Ethnicity, and Public Policy Preferences: Religious Schemas and Abortion Attitudes Among U. The successful candidates will be appointed as CLASS Postdoctoral Fellows and affiliated with one or more than one of the constituent schools of the College—namely, School of Art, Design, and Media (ADM), School of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS), and the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information (WKWSCI).

Pages: 280

Publisher: Indiana University Press (May 20, 2008)

ISBN: 0253219256

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