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  < Singer, Margaret Thaler, Ph.D. - profile
Singer noticed the similarities between the brainwashing techniques applied to the Korean War veterans and cult members early on, and described six conditions which were created to take control over a person's mind against their will, her son said.
Singer, a clinical psychologist and former psychology professor at the University of California, Berkeley, who also was known for her work on schizophrenia, died of pneumonia Sunday in a Berkeley hospital after a long illness.
Singer's major area of work--how people influence one another-- grew directly out of her undergraduate and graduate work in speech and psychology, and the study of cults has been a special area of her research.
www.csj.org /infoserv_profile/singer_margaret.htm   (4319 words)

  
  Singer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A singer is a type of musician who uses his or her voice to produce music.
A lead singer (in barbershop music simply called a lead) is one who sings the primary vocals of a song, as opposed to a backing singer who sings backup vocal(s) to a song or harmonies to the lead singer.
Singers may also be classified according to the style of music they sing, such as soul singers or carnatic vocalists.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Singer   (434 words)

  
 Peter Singer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Singer also condemns most vivisection, though he believes a few animal experiments may be acceptable if the benefit (in terms of improved medical treatment, etc.) outweighs the harm done to the animals used.
Consistent with his general ethical theory, Singer holds that the right to physical integrity is grounded in a being's ability to suffer, and the right to life is grounded in, among other things, the ability to plan and anticipate one's future.
Singer elaborates that viewing oneself as equal to others in one's society and at the same time viewing one's society as fundamentally superior to other societies may cause an uncomfortable cognitive dissonance.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Peter_Singer   (4137 words)

  
 INTERVIEW: "Dark Days": The Ultimate Underground Film
Undaunted by his own lack of experience, Singer assembled a group of the tunnel homeless to be his camera loaders, sound recorders, electricians, and equipment manufacturers.
Giddy with pride in his auto-didactic team, Singer explains, "Everybody had a job according to what they had done before, or were good at, or that I could adapt to film.
The result of Singer's painstaking process is a dreamlike journey to and from an emotional and physical purgatory.
www.indiewire.com /people/int_Singer_Marc_000830.html   (1120 words)

  
 Hans W. Singer
In 1947, Singer moved onto the United Nations, with which he would be associated for much of his career (he had a simultanous appointment at the New School).
Singer expanded upon his initial findings to develop Nurkse's theory of "balanced growth", where countries pursued a strategy of development in which all sectors of the economy grew proportionately without turning countries into one-industry economies.
Singer later muted his doubts by regarding industrialization as ultimately, a good thing and arguing that export orientation was could be beneficial if the terms of trade were not unfavorable.
cepa.newschool.edu /het/profiles/singer.htm   (386 words)

  
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Singer contends that a variety of nonhuman animals are rational, self-conscious beings that qualify as persons in the relevant sense of the term.
Singer’s solution is a postbirth assessment period of a week or perhaps a month (he isn’t sure which), during which parents, in consultation with their physician, may legally kill their disabled offspring if doing so would increase the total happiness of all interested parties.
Singer’s functionalism stops short of Le Bon’s overt sexism, but there is a notable similarity: we used to discriminate on the basis of skin color and gender, but now we discriminate on the basis of brain development and intelligence.
www.equip.org /free/DD801.htm   (3858 words)

  
 Isaac Bashevis Singer
Isaac Bashevis Singer was born Icek-Hersz Zynger in the town of Radzymin, near Warsaw, Poland.
Singer's father appear them as a pious man who is happiest studying the Talmud; his mother is practical and wishes her husband would pay more attention to money and everyday problems.
Singer's novels have realistic social and natural settings; Singer pays much attention to the plot and characters, especially their sexual passions, but on the other hand he deals with spiritual truths and magic beyond everyday life, which separate his stories from traditional realism.
www.kirjasto.sci.fi /ibsinger.htm   (1546 words)

  
 Isaac Bashevis Singer - Biography
Singer's father was a rabbi, a spiritual mentor and confessor, of the Hasid school of piety.
Like Mann, Singer describes how old families are broken up by the new age and its demands, from the middle of the 19th century up to the Second World War, and how they are split, financially, socially and humanly.
Singer's earliest fictional works, however, were not big novels but short stories and novellas, a genre in which he has perhaps given his very best as a consummate storyteller and stylist.
www.nobelprize.org /literature/laureates/1978/singer-bio.html   (1235 words)

  
 The Corrupt S. Fred Singer, corrupt Fred Seitz, corrupt AdTI, corrupt George Marshall Institute.
Fred Singer assembles a team of corrupted academics and scientific "Whitecoats" to lend authority to the tobacco whitewash reports he was contracted to do, one of the team was William Hazelton (misspelled in a 1989 RJ Reynolds document as 'Hazleton'.
Fred Singer co-authored one report in 1994 with Jeffreys which is signed on the title page as both authors being fellows of Alexis De Tocqueville Institution, which was "the Epa and the Science of Environmental Tobacco Smoke" located at http://tobaccodocuments.org/lor/92756102-6120.html.
Singer would prefer not to be revealed as co-author, because it would be widely considered unethical to also be "principal reviewer" of a transparently fraudulent "peer-review" panel once anybody got curious enough to investigate all of the members.
www.ecosyn.us /adti/Singer-Seitz.html   (2363 words)

  
 Isaac Bashevis Singer - Biography
Singer's father was a rabbi, a spiritual mentor and confessor, of the Hasid school of piety.
Like Mann, Singer describes how old families are broken up by the new age and its demands, from the middle of the 19th century up to the Second World War, and how they are split, financially, socially and humanly.
Singer's earliest fictional works, however, were not big novels but short stories and novellas, a genre in which he has perhaps given his very best as a consummate storyteller and stylist.
nobelprize.org /nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/1978/singer-bio.html   (1235 words)

  
 Isaac Bashevis Singer
Singer's chief subject is the traditional Polish life in various periods of history, largely before the Holocaust.
Singer's father appear them as a pious man who is happiest studying the Talmud; his mother is practical and wishes her husband would pay more attention to money and everyday problems.
Singer's novels have realistic social and natural settings; Singer pays much attention to the plot and characters, especially their sexual passions, but on the other hand he deals with spiritual truths and magic beyond everyday life, which separate his stories from traditional realism.
kirjasto.sci.fi /ibsinger.htm   (1546 words)

  
 Animal 'Rights' Zealot: Christianity Harmful; Infanticide OK   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Singer pointed out that the Judeo-Christian ethic teaches not only that humans have souls and animals don't, but that humans are made in the image of God and that God gave mankind dominion over the animals.
Singer defended his previous writings that humans and nonhumans can have "mutually satisfying" sexual relationships as long as they are consensual.
Singer, who was introduced as the "godfather" of animal rights, received three standing ovations during his keynote address Saturday night, attended by about 400 people.
www.newsmax.com /archives/articles/2002/7/1/170226.shtml   (1238 words)

  
 Singer sewing machines, parts and Haberdashery - singer steam press - Overlockers - 10 years guarantee on sewing ...
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 Isadore Singer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Isadore Manual Singer (born 1924) is an Institute Professor in the Department of Mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
After obtaining his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago in 1950, he went to MIT, where he has spent nearly all his career.
Singer is a member of the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Isadore_Singer   (138 words)

  
 Dr. David Singer :: David Singer Enterprises   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Singer is currently on the advisory board for both In Practice magazine and The American Chiropractor.
Singer's hands-on seminar program, the Singer System of Practice Success, is about achieving one's goals in a fun, non-stressful manner and includes 107 techniques for accomplishing this.
Singer's unique ideas, enthusiastic feeling, humor, and ability to simplify the most complex subjects have made him one of the most sought after speakers in North America.
www.davidsingerenterprises.com /who_is_ds.htm   (407 words)

  
 American Masters . Isaac Bashevis Singer | PBS
Though his work often took the form of parables or tales based on a nineteenth century tradition, he was deeply concerned with the events of his time and the future of his people and their culture.
Isaac Joshua Singer is considered one of the major Yiddish writers of the twentieth century, and was the first and greatest literary influence on his younger brother Isaac.
Though Singer had moved to the United States, he believed in the power of his native language and knew that there was still a large audience that longed for new work, work that would address the lives and issues of their his.
www.pbs.org /wnet/americanmasters/database/singer_i.html   (753 words)

  
 Bass Singer
No matter how severe or minor these changes, a singer needs one tool that is the most important of all: a set of dependable vocal exercises that move the voice toward vocal balance.
A working career singer has a great opportunity to study the best of his or her colleagues on the operatic and concert stages.
One consideration is that even if a professional singer has this opportunity to observe a great performance, he or she may not have a mental vocabulary of defining what elements create the physical balance.
www.voiceteacher.com /teaching_singing.html   (5039 words)

  
 Background, Dr. S. Fred Singer   (Site not responding. Last check: )
A pioneer in the development of rocket and satellite technology, he devised the basic instrument for measuring stratospheric ozone and was principal investigator on a satellite experiment retrieved by the space shuttle in 1990.
Singer has received numerous awards for his research, including a Special Commendation from the White House for achievements in artificial earth satellites, a U.S. Department of Commerce Gold Medal Award for the development and management of the U.S. weather satellite program, and the first Science Medal from the British Interplanetary Society.
Singer did his undergraduate work in electrical engineering at Ohio State University and holds a Ph.D. in physics from Princeton University.
www.sepp.org /bios/singer/biosfs.html   (333 words)

  
 S. Fred Singer - SourceWatch
Siegfried Frederick Singer (Sept. 27, 1924-), born in Vienna, Austria, is a former space scientist and government scientific administrator.
Fred Singer received a B.E.E. from Ohio State University in 1943 and a Ph.D. from Princeton University in 1948.
In 1994 Singer was Chief Reviewer of the report Science, economics, and environmental policy: a critical examination published by the Alexis de Tocqueville Institution (AdTI).
www.sourcewatch.org /index.php?title=S._Fred_Singer   (975 words)

  
 Dr. Michael Singer, U.T. Austin
Singer is interested in mechanisms by which plant-feeding insects come to be distributed across a landscape in both space and time (Singer and Parmesan 1993 Nature, Singer et al.
These preferences are often diverse, in which case colonization patterns result not just from habitat quality but from differences among individuals in their perception of habitat quality that stem from their differences in preference.
See Singer's "advice to prospective grad students" for some thoughts about the relative merits of independence and collaboration.
www.biosci.utexas.edu /IB/faculty/singer.htm   (854 words)

  
 Singer Company Records1860-1985
The firm was incorporated in New York as the Singer Manufacturing Company in June 1863, Clark being determined to prevent the partnership from becoming entangled in disputes among Singer and his heirs.
Singer took his shares and moved to Europe, where he pursued the good life on a grand scale.
Singer was reincorporated in New Jersey on February 20, 1873.
www.hagley.lib.de.us /2207.htm   (712 words)

  
 Singer Sewing Products
The unquestioned market leader in sewing machines, Singer has grown from a single product in 1850 to a supplier of flight simulator systems, metering devices for industry and consumers, and housing.
In only 11 days, Singer manufactured his machine (which he named the Jenny Lind) and was granted a patent a year later.
When electricity became available in the early 1930’s, Singer was ready with new machines that made the job easier.
www.incentivize.com /singer.htm   (193 words)

  
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According to Bryan Singer, Superman "is probably the most heterosexual character in any movie I've ever made." And after watching Superman II for the...
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 ALM & AR - Software - Singer   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Singer is a control panel that plays specific sounds whenever you type their name on the keyboard, regardless of whether you're typing inside a word processor, a dialog box or anywhere else.
Singer was written together with Alessandro Levi Montalcini.
We are releasing sound collections for use with Singer, thanks to the contributions of various people.
www.riccisoft.com /singer   (204 words)

  
 Isaac Bashevis Singer Winner of the 1978 Nobel Prize in Literature
A Singer of Stories in his Ninth Decade, Isaac Bashevis Singer is at the Height of his Popularity, Appeal and Productivity
Singer under police guard in Sweden because of anti-Semitic letters
Isaac Bashevis Singer Biography from Encyclopedia Britannica (submitted by www.britannica.com)
www.almaz.com /nobel/literature/1978a.html   (191 words)

  
 "Peter Singer's Solution to World Poverty," New York Times Sunday Magazine
Many readers of his book "Animal Liberation" were moved to embrace vegetarianism, while others recoiled at Singer's attempt to place humans and animals on an even moral plane.
In the following essay, Singer offers some unconventional thoughts about the ordinary American's obligations to the world's poor and suggests that even his own one-fifth standard may not be enough.
When Bob first grasped the dilemma that faced him as he stood by that railway switch, he must have thought how extraordinarily unlucky he was to be placed in a situation in which he must choose between the life of an innocent child and the sacrifice of most of his savings.
people.brandeis.edu /~teuber/singermag.html   (2642 words)

  
 Superman Hype! - The latest Superman news and rumors
First off, he was very nervous about replying to questions about the casting of Superman; however at one point he slipped up, and spoke of how he just finished an awesome test with someone which was shot in 60mm film for Superman.
Singer also had an interesting comment that people in the movie sort of wish that Superman had never existed, because once he disappeared, the world fell into chaos.
Singer also divulged some really cool stuff about some sequences and some of the riggs that have been constructed.
www.superherohype.com /news/supermannews.php?id=2119   (439 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Satan in Goray: A Novel: Books: Isaac Bashevis Singer,Ruth R. Wisse,Jacob Sloan   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Singer plugs his vegetarianism in a bloody depiction of ritual slaughter as a filthy orgy of violence.
Singer may be the only winner of the Nobel Prize to write in a language considered dead.
Singer begins to explore a life long interest in the issues of what makes society good and what is evil in this first novel.
www.amazon.com /Satan-Goray-Isaac-Bashevis-Singer/dp/0374524793   (2325 words)

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