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Meaning of D Phil in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF D PHIL

ˌdiːˈfɪl play
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WHAT DOES D PHIL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

D Phil

Doctor of Philosophy

Doctor of Philosophy, abbreviated as PhD, Ph.D., D.Phil., or DPhil in English-speaking countries and originally as Dr.Philos., is in many countries a postgraduate academic degree awarded by universities. The academic level known as a Doctorate of philosophy varies considerably according to the country, institution, and time period, from entry-level research degrees to higher doctorates. A person who attains a doctorate of philosophy is automatically awarded the academic title of doctor. A University of Oxford Doctor of Philosophy in full academic dress. In the context of academic degrees, the term "philosophy" does not refer solely to the field of philosophy, but is used in a broader sense in accordance with its original Greek meaning, which is "love of wisdom". In most of Europe, all fields other than theology, law, and medicine were traditionally known as philosophy, and in Germany and elsewhere in Europe the basic faculty of arts was known as the faculty of philosophy.
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डी फिल
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D فيل
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D Фил
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D Філ
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «D PHIL»

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Historicism
This edition has been fully revised and includes a new glossary of critical terms, fully updated bibliography, clear suggestions for additional reading, as well as new discussion of Historicism's relation to the globalization debate.
autorPaul Hamilton (D. Phil.), 2003
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Racial Conflict in Contemporary Society
In this book I have made use of the theories and research of others in formulating the ideas expressed in this book, will be apparent to any reader.
autorJohn Stone (D. Phil.), 1985
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Oxford University Pocket Diary 2012-2013
Academic Adlttllli.5'fl'(l!01' and Domestic Bursar S. Beaver, MA, D.PHIL. Senior Dean P. Brand, MA, D.PHIL. Tel. 279379. Fax 279299. 0x1 4AL Balliol Master ( 201 1) Sir James Drummond Bone, MA. Finance Bursar R. H. Collier, DR.JUR.
autorOXFORD UNIV PR, University of Oxford, 2012
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Oxford University Desk Diary 2007-08
286894 Web www.21school.ox.ac.uk Director I. A. Goldin, M.SC., D.PHIL UNIVERSITY CLUB Mansfield Road, OX1 3SZ. Tel. 271044. Fax 281765 VOLTAIRE FOUNDATION 99 Banbury Road, OX2 6JX. Tel. 284600. Fax 284610 Director N. E. ...
autorOxford University Press, 2007
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The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church
J. ARERCROMRIE, BIA, D.Phil., sometime Editor of the Dublin Review TThe Revd A. W. ADAMS, DD, sometime Dean ofDivin— ity, BIagdalen College, Oxford P. S. ALEXANDER, BIA, D.Phil., Nathan Laski Professor of Postbiblical Jewish ...
autorFrank Leslie Cross, Elizabeth A. Livingstone, 2005
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British University Observatories, 1772-1939
Scholarships Supervisor Degree T. G. Cowling 1928-30 1928 Senior Hulme EAM D.Phil. 1931 J. H. C. 1930-33 Thompson Senior Student; Senior Maths EAM D. Phil. 1933 L. E. LeFevre 1929-33 R. H. Fowler (1933)HHP D. Phil. 1933 G.G. ...
autorRoger Hutchins, 2008
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Percy Bysshe Shelley
Professor Hamilton's study offers a new interpretation of Shelley's major writings in relation to key aesthetic, philosophical and political themes of his day.
autorPaul Hamilton (D. Phil.), Paul Hamilton, British Council, 2000
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Pastors and Visionaries: Religion and Secular Life in Late ...
D.Phil, thesis, 1974). Given, Wilson, C. J., 'The Court and Hosehold of Edward III' (St Andrews Univ. D.Phil, thesis, 1975). Gillespie, V. A., 'The Literary Form of the Middle English Pastoral Manual with Particular Reference to the Speculum ...
autorJonathan Hughes, 1988
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Motion Picture Series and Sequels: A Reference Guide
CHARLIE CHAN IN THE SECRET SERVICE (Monogram, 1944) d Phil Rosen, s Sidney Toler, Gwen Kenyon, Mantan Moreland, Benson Fong. THE CHINESE CAT (Monogram, 1944) d Phil Rosen, s Sidney Toler, Benson Fong, Mantan ...
autorBernard A. Drew, 2013
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John de Vere, Thirteenth Earl of Oxford (1442-1513): 'the ...
... Henry VI (London, 1981) Woolgar, C.M., The Great Household in Late Medieval England (London, 1999) Unpublished Theses Archer, R.E., 'The Mowbrays, Earls of Nottingham and Dukes of Norfolk, to 1432' (D.Phil thesis, Oxford University, ...
autorJames Ross, 2011
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4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «D PHIL»

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Bryan Nelson
Hard work got him a place at St Andrews, where he got a zoology degree followed by a D Phil from Oxford. While at Oxford, he spent his spare ... «Herald Scotland, Jul 15»
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Judge cleared of misconduct over 'Harry Potter' comment
When he appears in the magistrates' and county courts, he said he used the name Dr Alan Blacker, as he received a D Phil in law with ... «Law Gazette, Jul 15»
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Amitav Ghosh: 'There is now a vibrant literary world in India – it all …
Everyone knows that an Oxford D Phil is a quickie doctoral degree. ... Besides, where else in the world do they award a D. Phil? Had Mr Ghosh ... «The Guardian, May 15»
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Bobbi Kristina Brown: Doctors warn family to prepare for the worst
D Phil told Gordon, who admitted to having taken Xanax and to have drunk heavily prior to the meeting: "Nick, you're out of control. You've ... «International Business Times UK, Mar 15»
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