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  1. Models and Representation.Richard Hughes - 1997 - Philosophy of Science 64 (4):336.
    A general account of modeling in physics is proposed. Modeling is shown to involve three components: denotation, demonstration, and interpretation. Elements of the physical world are denoted by elements of the model; the model possesses an internal dynamic that allows us to demonstrate theoretical conclusions; these in turn need to be interpreted if we are to make predictions. The DDI account can be readily extended in ways that correspond to different aspects of scientific practice.
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  2. Privileged Thinking in Today's Schools: The Implications for Social Justice.David Barnett, Carol Jean Christian, Richard Hughes & Rocky Wallace - 2010 - R&L Education.
    In this collection of scenarios and episodes, many of which were experienced by the authors in their years as school administrators, you will find an array of provocative examples of social injustice in the classroom, and what you can do to prevent it in your own school community.
     
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    Academic Freedom and Academic Agitation at Northwestern University.Joseph Epstein, Carol Simpson Stern, Buckley Christ, Richard Hughes, Ennio Rossi & Addison Stone - 1988 - Minerva 26 (2):199-272.
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    State Boards of Health: Governance and Politics.Richard Hughes, Korisha Ramdhanie, Travis Wassermann & Craig Moscetti - 2011 - Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 39 (s1):37-41.
    The governance structures of state public health systems vary as much as the states themselves, including the existence and role of state boards of health. Understanding these differences is essential to a complete understanding of the governmental public health enterprise. State boards of health are obvious vehicles for public health policy development in some states, where they work closely with or oversee state health agencies. In other states they do not exist or serve only in a non-binding advisory capacity.In this (...)
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    State Boards of Health: Governance and Politics.Richard Hughes, Korisha Ramdhanie, Travis Wassermann & Craig Moscetti - 2011 - Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 39 (s1):37-41.
    The governance structures of state public health systems vary as much as the states themselves, including the existence and role of state boards of health. Understanding these differences is essential to a complete understanding of the governmental public health enterprise. State boards of health are obvious vehicles for public health policy development in some states, where they work closely with or oversee state health agencies. In other states they do not exist or serve only in a non-binding advisory capacity.In this (...)
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    Children Encounter Ideas.Carl Gustav Jung, Nicolas Berdyaev, Richard Hughes & Peter Abbs - 1980 - Thinking: The Journal of Philosophy for Children 2 (1):33-34.
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