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June 28, 2002

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Parents who studied at old polys and their children who studied at new universities compare and contrast their experiences.

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Widening participation: are arts the answer?
From Northern Ireland to the Middle East: two Ulster universities offer lessons in conflict resolution.

Books
John Maddox reviews Gerard Piel's book on science in the 20th century.
Focus : film studies and history of science.

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