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G. E. R. Lloyd

Sir Geoffrey Ernest Richard Lloyd, FBA, FLSW (born 25 January 1933), usually cited as G. E. R. Lloyd, is a historian of Ancient Science and Medicine at the University of Cambridge. [1]

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American Academy of Arts and Sciences

The American Academy of Arts and Sciences, frequently known as the American Academy, is one of the oldest and most prestigious honorary societies and a leading center for policy research in the United States.

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Analogy

Analogy (from Greek ἀναλογία, analogia, "proportion") is a cognitive process of transferring information or meaning from a particular subject (the analogue or source) to another (the target), or a linguistic expression corresponding to such a process.

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Anthropology

Anthropology is the study of humanity.

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Arnold Burgen

Sir Arnold Stanley Vincent Burgen, FRS (born 20 March 1922) was Master of Darwin College, Cambridge 1982-89 (Hon. Fellow, 1989), Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Cambridge University, 1985–89, and founding President of the Academia Europæa.

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Athens

Athens (Αθήνα, Athína,; Ἀθῆναι, Athēnai) is the capital and largest city of Greece.

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Bouzouki

The bouzouki (also buzuki) (Greek: μπουζούκι; plural: μπουζούκια) is a Greek musical instrument that was brought to Greece in the 1900s by Greek immigrants from Asia Minor, and quickly became the central instrument to the rebetika genre and its music branches.

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British Academy

The British Academy is the United Kingdom's national academy for the humanities and the social sciences.

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British Army

The British Army is the United Kingdom's principal land warfare force.

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Charterhouse School

Charterhouse, originally The Hospital of King James and Thomas Sutton in Charterhouse is a collegiate independent boarding school (also referred to as a public school) situated at Godalming in the English county of Surrey.

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Classical Chinese

Classical Chinese (古文, gǔwén, "ancient text") is the language of the classic literature from the end of the Spring and Autumn period through to the end of the Han Dynasty, a written form of Old Chinese.

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Claude Lévi-Strauss

Claude Lévi-Strauss (28 November 1908 – 30 October 2009) was a French anthropologist and ethnologist whose work was key in the development of the theory of structuralism and structural anthropology.

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Cyprus

Cyprus (Κύπρος; Kıbrıs), officially the Republic of Cyprus (Κυπριακή Δημοκρατία; Kıbrıs Cumhuriyeti), is an island country in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea.

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Dan David Prize

The Dan David Prize grants three prizes of US$ 1 million for outstanding achievement each year.

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Darwin College, Cambridge

Darwin College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge.

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Doc (computing)

In computing, DOC or doc (an abbreviation of 'document') is a filename extension for word processing documents, most commonly in the proprietary Microsoft Word Binary File Format.

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Edmund Leach

Sir Edmund Ronald Leach (7 November 1910 – 6 January 1989) was a British social anthropologist.

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EOKA

EOKA was a Greek Cypriot nationalist guerrilla organisation that fought a campaign for the end of British rule in Cyprus, for the island's self-determination and for eventual union with Greece.

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Geoffrey Kirk

Geoffrey Stephen Kirk, DSC, FBA (3 December 1921 – 10 March 2003) was a British classical scholar, known for his books on Ancient Greek literature and mythology.

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George Sarton Medal

The George Sarton Medal is the most prestigious award given by the History of Science Society.

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History of science in classical antiquity

The history of science in classical antiquity encompasses both those inquiries into the workings of the universe aimed at such practical goals as establishing a reliable calendar or determining how to cure a variety of illnesses and those abstract investigations known as natural philosophy.

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History of Science Society

The History of Science Society (HSS) is the primary professional society for the academic study of the history of science.

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Intelligence Corps (United Kingdom)

The Intelligence Corps (Int Corps) is one of the corps of the British Army.

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John Raven

John Earle Raven (13 December 1914 – 5 March 1980), who published as J. E. Raven, was an English classical scholar, notable for his work on presocratic philosophy, and amateur botanist.

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Joseph Needham

Noel Joseph Terence Montgomery Needham, CH, FRS, FBA (9 December 1900 – 24 March 1995), also known as Li Yuese, was a British scientist, historian and sinologist known for his scientific research and writing on the history of Chinese science.

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Kenyon Medal

The Kenyon Medal is awarded every two years by the British Academy 'in recognition of work in the field of classical studies and archaeology'.

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King's College, Cambridge

King's College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge in Cambridge, England.

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Learned Society of Wales

The Learned Society of Wales is a society that exists to “celebrate, recognise, preserve, protect and encourage excellence in all of the scholarly disciplines”.

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List of Masters of Darwin College, Cambridge

The following persons have served as Master of Darwin College, Cambridge since its foundation in 1964.

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London

London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.

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Modern Greek

Modern Greek (νέα ελληνικά or νεοελληνική γλώσσα "Neo-Hellenic", historically and colloquially also known as Ρωμαίικα "Romaic" or "Roman", and Γραικικά "Greek") refers to the dialects and varieties of the Greek language spoken in the modern era.

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Moses Finley

Sir Moses I. Finley, FBA (20 May 1912 – 23 June 1986) was an American-born, British academic and classical scholar.

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Nathan Sivin

Nathan Sivin (born 11 May 1931), also known as Xiwen, is an American author, scholar, sinologist, historian, essayist, and currently professor emeritus at the University of Pennsylvania.

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National service

National service is a common name for a system of either compulsory or voluntary government service (usually military service, also known as conscription).

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Needham Research Institute

The Needham Research Institute or NRI, located on the grounds of the Robinson College, in Cambridge, England, is a centre for research into the history of science, technology and medicine in East Asia.

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Officer (armed forces)

An officer is a member of an armed force or uniformed service who holds a position of authority.

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Pre-Socratic philosophy

Pre-Socratic philosophy is Greek ancient philosophy before Socrates (and includes schools contemporary to Socrates that were not influenced by him).

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Second lieutenant

Second lieutenant (called under-lieutenant in some countries) is a junior commissioned officer military rank in many armed forces.

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Service number

A service number is an identification code used to identify a person within a large group.

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Structural anthropology

Structural anthropology is a school of anthropology based on Claude Lévi-Strauss' idea that immutable deep structures exist in all cultures, and consequently, that all cultural practices have homologous counterparts in other cultures, essentially that all cultures are equitable.

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Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis, MTB, or TB (short for tubercle bacillus), in the past also called phthisis, phthisis pulmonalis, or consumption, is a widespread, infectious disease caused by various strains of mycobacteria, usually Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

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University of Cambridge

The University of CambridgeThe corporate title of the university is The Chancellor, Masters, and Scholars of the University of Cambridge.

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Wilfrid Noyce

Cuthbert Wilfrid Francis Noyce (31 December 1917 – 24 July 1962) (usually known as Wilfrid Noyce (often misspelt as 'Wilfred'), some sources give third forename as Frank) was an English mountaineer and author.

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William Arthur Brown

William Arthur "Willie" Brown, CBE (born 22 April 1945) is an academic specialising in the field of industrial relations and former Master of Darwin College, Cambridge.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/G._E._R._Lloyd

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