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Alfred Habdank Skarbek Korzybski () ( July 3, 1879 – March 1, 1950 ) was a Polish-American philosopher and scientist.
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*: The article on Whorf states " Drawing on Nietzsche's ideas of perspectivism Alfred Korzybski developed the theory of general semantics which has been compared to Whorf's notions of linguistic relativity.
* Alfred Korzybski, Manhood of Humanity, foreword by Edward Kasner, notes by M. Kendig, Institute of General Semantics, 1950, hardcover, 2nd edition, 391 pages, ISBN 0-937298-00-X.
*< cite > Science and Sanity: An Introduction to Non-Aristotelian Systems and General Semantics </ cite >, Alfred Korzybski, Preface by Robert P. Pula, Institute of General Semantics, 1994, hardcover, 5th edition, ISBN 0-937298-01-8, ( full text online )
* Alfred Korzybski, Collected Writings 1920-1950, Institute of General Semantics, 1990, hardcover, ISBN 0-685-40616-4
Van Vogt was always interested in the idea of all-encompassing systems of knowledge ( akin to modern meta-systems ) -- the characters in his very first story used a system called ' Nexialism ' to analyze the alien's behaviour, and he became interested in the General Semantics of Alfred Korzybski.
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Alfred Bernhard Nobel ( äl ' fred bern ' härd nōbel ') () ( 21 October 1833 – 10 December 1896 ) was a Swedish chemist, engineer, innovator, and armaments manufacturer.
Éric Alfred Leslie Satie () ( 17 May 1866 – Paris, 1 July 1925 ; signed his name Erik Satie after 1884 ) was a French composer and pianist.
Alfred Ernst Rosenberg () ( 12 January 1893 – 16 October 1946 ) was an early and intellectually influential member of the Nazi Party.
Alfred Edmund Brehm () ( born February 2, 1829 in Unterrenthendorf, now called Renthendorf ; died November 11, 1884 in Renthendorf ) was a German zoologist, natural history illustrator and writer, the son of
Alfred Sisley () ( 30 October 1839 – 29 January 1899 ) was an Impressionist landscape painter who was born and spent most of his life in France, but retained British citizenship.
Its current Bridge Street premises () were designed by Alfred Waterhouse ( who went on to design the Oxford Union Society's building ) and formally opened on 30 October 1866.
The political organization for this territory — after an initial period of military administration before its establishment — was that of a German civilian administration, nominally under the authority of the Reich Ministry for the Occupied Eastern Territories () led by Nazi ideologist Alfred Rosenberg, but was in reality controlled by the Nazi official Hinrich Lohse, its appointed Reichskommissar.
Alfred Candidus Ferdinand, Prince of Windisch-Grätz () ( 11 May 1787, Brussels – 21 March 1862, Vienna ) was from a Bohemian noble family originally from Styria and started service in the Habsburg imperial army in 1804.
He also performed the voice overs for the characters Johan Sebastian Kwak, Krabnagel de Kater and Professor Paljas () in the Dutch version of Alfred J. Kwak.
Alfred Rosenberg's book The Myth of the Twentieth Century () resonated in these circles and gave them renewed impetus.
One of its main tasks was to compile a " People's Testament " () in the sense of what Alfred Rosenberg called a " Fifth Gospel ", to announce the myth of the " Aryan Jesus ".
Alfred Tsang () was the former mayor of the Municipality of Strathfield in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
The Myth of the Twentieth Century () is a book by Alfred Rosenberg, one of the principal ideologues of the Nazi party and editor of the Nazi paper Völkischer Beobachter.
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Over the next five decades, he created covers for numerous books and magazines, notably Astounding Science Fiction both before and after its title change to Analog ; Mad magazine ( for whom he painted many early covers featuring the iconic character, Alfred E. Neuman ) from 1958 to 1962 ( he started at Mad in February 1957 and by July 1958 was the magazine's new cover artist ; he painted most of its covers until October 1962 ); cover art for DAW, Signet, Ballantine Books, Avon, all 58 Laser Books ( which are now collectors ' items ), and over 90 covers for Ace books alone.
However, on 26 June 2011 Sato Kilman was re-elected Prime Minister and on 12 July 2011 Vanuatu's Foreign Minister Alfred Carlot re-confirmed Vanuatu's recognition of Abkhazia.
* July 26 – Apollo 15 ( carrying astronauts David Scott, Alfred Worden, and James Irwin ) is launched.
Alfred Marshall ( 26 July 1842 – 13 July 1924 ) was one of the most influential economists of his time.
Alfred Edwards, editor of Le Matin, who had taken particular interest in the incident, took Ravel on a seven-week canal trip on his yacht Aimée through the Low Countries in June and July 1905, the first time Ravel traveled abroad.
* On the cover of the July 1985 issue of Mad magazine, a picture describing the devil's tuning fork can be seen upon the wall along with a stuffed St. Bernard's head on the wall of Alfred E. Neuman's living room.
Reginald Bretnor ( born Alfred Reginald Kahn ; July 30, 1911, Vladivostok, Russia – July 22, 1992, Medford, Oregon ) was a science fiction author who flourished between the 1950s and 1980s.
Caine reprised his role as Alfred Pennyworth in the Batman sequel, The Dark Knight Rises, which was released in July 2012.
Joyce Kilmer ( Born: Alfred Joyce Kilmer, 6 December 1886 – 30 July 1918 ) was an American writer and poet mainly remembered for a short poem titled " Trees " ( 1913 ), which was published in the collection Trees and Other Poems in 1914.
On June 24, 1980, he was married again, to Robyn Smith ( born August 14, 1944 ), a jockey 45 years his junior, who rode for Alfred G. Vanderbilt II and was herself, on the cover of Sports Illustrated on July 31, 1972.