Osteocyte lacunae size in the genus Xenopus (Pipidae) Jelle W.F. Reumer*, Charles-H. Thiébaud Station de Zoologie expérimentale, University of Geneva, Chêne-Bougeries, Switzerland. Abstract. The relationship is studied between the volume of osteocyte lacunae and the nuclear DNA con- tent and

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Successes, Challenges and New Agendas
Editor: David Freestone
The 1982 Law of the Sea Convention at 30: Successes, Challenges and New Agendas offers twenty essays by renowned Law of the Sea scholars, published to mark the 30th Anniversary of the adoption of the 1982 UN
Convention on the Law of the Sea. The book highlights some of the strengths of the legal regime established by the Convention, and reviews some of the more significant lacunae in the Convention regime. Recognizing the
significant changes that have taken place in scientific knowledge and political agendas in the thirty years since 1982, it reviews the challenges that these new agendas pose to the Convention regime.

equivalent in the Hebrew Bible or any of the other texts from the Judean desert. Accordingly, the major reconstructions disagree on how to fill the lacunae at 11QT 2:8–9. Yadin’s reconstruction suggests that the composer employed the distinctive literary technique of divine pseudepigraphy (theonymy), which

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In this paper I address the question of the dynamics of empirical progress, both in theory evaluation and in theory improvement. I meet the challenge laid down by Theo Kuipers in Kuipers (1999), namely to operationalize the task of “instrumentalist abduction,” that is, theory revision aiming at empirical progress. I offer a reformulation of Kuipers’ account of empirical progress in the framework of (extended) semantic tableaux and show that this is indeed an appealing method by which to account for some specific kind of empirical progress, that of lacunae.

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Abstract

The introduction to this volume of 20 essays by Law of the Sea scholars, published to mark the 30th Anniversary of the adoption of the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea, highlights some of the strengths of the legal regime established by the Convention, and reviews some of the more significant lacunae in the Convention regime. Recognising the significant changes that have taken place in scientific knowledge and political agendas in the thirty years since 1982, it reviews the challenges that these new agendas pose to the Convention regime.

In: The International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law
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to try to understand Maltese mixedness. 51 An interesting focus on the judicial mentalité may be offered from the field of lacunae . In Malta, there is no provision similar to the Italian article 12, paragraph two, of preliminary provisions to the Civil Code, which states that when a case is not

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