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The Thatcher effect

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford [England], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Thatcher, Margaret.,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1979-1997.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Dennis Kavanagh and Anthony Seldon.
      ContributionsKavanagh, Dennis., Seldon, Anthony.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA589.7 .T46 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 355 p. :
      Number of Pages355
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2201236M
      ISBN 100198277466, 0198277458
      LC Control Number89022890

        As I watched the state funeral for Mrs. Thatcher on TV, the BBC’s helpful live internet feed of the tickertape scrolling at the bottom of the screen highlighted the latest labor market statistics: a 70, increase in joblessness this month and over , unemployed for over a year out of a . Margaret Thatcher, Thatcherism and Education was a severe man, but we were IlOt frightened of him, and he was tremendously ambitious for us. To know Margaret you have to know bim." By occupation he was a grocer, with his own grocery store, which also inc1uded a sub-postoffice. He was a member of the local Chamber of Trade.

        The Thatcher illusion, discovered 35 years ago by vision scientist Peter Thompson of the University of York in the UK, was essential to current knowledge of face perception. Scientists already Author: Susana Martinez-Conde. Margaret Thatcher has 44 books on Goodreads with ratings. Margaret Thatcher’s most popular book is Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls: Tales of.

      We created the Thatcher effect video for The Open University YouTube channel. Here’s the science for anyone who wants to know more: Vast amounts of information are conveyed by our faces – not just speech, but also nonverbal information – through our expressions.   Margaret Thatcher helped change the face of the media during her reign, creating Channel 4 and intervening in Rupert Murdoch's buyout of The Times.


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