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  • Nobel Peace Prize | award | Britannica.com
    Peace Prize Encyclopædia Britannica Encyclopædia Britannica Online Encyclopædia Britannica Inc 2016 Web 12 Feb 2016 http www britannica com topic Nobel Peace Prize APA style Nobel Peace Prize 2016 In Encyclopædia Britannica Retrieved from http www britannica com topic Nobel Peace Prize Harvard style Nobel Peace Prize 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Online Retrieved 12 February 2016 from http www britannica com topic Nobel Peace Prize Chicago Manual of Style Encyclopædia Britannica Online s v Nobel Peace Prize accessed February 12 2016 http www britannica com topic Nobel Peace Prize While every effort has been made to follow citation style rules there may be some discrepancies Please refer to the appropriate style manual or other sources if you have any questions Update Link Click anywhere inside the article to add text or insert superscripts subscripts and special characters You can also highlight a section and use the tools in this bar to modify existing content Add links to related Britannica articles You can double click any word or highlight a word or phrase in the text below and then select an article from the search box Or simply highlight a word or phrase in the article then enter the article name or term you d like to link to in the search box below and select from the list of results Note we do not allow links to external resources in editor Please click the Web sites link for this article to add citations for external Web sites Editing Tools Tips for Editing Leave Edit Mode Submit We welcome suggested improvements to any of our articles You can make it easier for us to review and hopefully publish your contribution by keeping a few points in mind Encyclopaedia Britannica articles are written in a neutral objective tone for a general audience You

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  • Oslo | national capital, Norway | Britannica.com
    the country Vigeland Gustav sculptures by Gustav Vigeland in Frogner Park Spectrum Colour Library Heritage Images The leading Norwegian cultural institutions are to be found in Oslo The city centre contains the National Theatre the Norwegian Theatre the Oslo New Theatre the Oslo Concert Hall and the Norwegian Opera Near the oldest part of the University of Oslo are found the Historical Museum with the Ethnographic Museum and the National Museum of Art Architecture and Design the latter of which contains an excellent collection of paintings especially works by Edvard Munch At Tøyen in the east of the city are the botanical gardens and several museums including the Munch Museum At Bygdøy the Norwegian Folk Museum the Viking Ship Museum the Fram Museum containing the Fram a famous polar exploration vessel used by Fridtjof Nansen and Roald Amundsen the Kon Tiki Museum commemorating the Pacific expedition of Thor Heyerdahl and the Norwegian shipping museum serve as reminders of Oslo s maritime connections Frogner Park located in the western section of the city is noted for its display of works by the modern sculptor Gustav Vigeland A number of scientific institutions are attached to the University of Oslo and the university s library is the main library in the country The city s most distinguished auditorium is the university s Aula Hall decorated by Munch and it is there that the Philharmonic Society s concerts are held There are also other national centres of higher education Oslo has exceptional natural advantages for winter sports especially cross country skiing The city s annual Holmenkollen ski jump competitions bring together participants from all the leading ski nations and the site also houses an interesting ski museum Pop 2010 est mun 586 860 Comments Share Email Print Cite Last Updated 4 23 2014 You may also be interested in Norway Europe Oslo and Utøya attacks of 2011 Bergen Spitsbergen Lofoten Trondheim Stavanger Lake Mjøsa Jotunheim Mountains Narvik Vestlandet Keep exploring Capitals Cities Fact or Fiction Cold Weather Games Hit the Road Quiz 7 Scary Surgical Instruments Then and Now Know Your Joe 5 Things You Didn t Know About Coffee What made you want to look up Oslo To From Subject Comments Please limit to 900 characters Cancel Britannica Stories Behind The News Philosophy Religion Healing the Schism Pope Meets Patriarch Behind The News Science Gravitational Waves Observed Spotlight History Thomas Malthus s 250th Birthday See More Stories FEATURED QUIZZES Vocabulary Quiz True or False Spell It See More Quizzes About Us About Our Ads Contact Us Privacy Policy Terms of Use 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Inc MLA style Oslo Encyclopædia Britannica Encyclopædia Britannica Online Encyclopædia Britannica Inc 2016 Web 12 Feb 2016 http www britannica com place Oslo APA style Oslo 2016 In Encyclopædia Britannica Retrieved from http www britannica com place Oslo Harvard style Oslo 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Online Retrieved 12 February 2016 from http www britannica com place Oslo Chicago Manual of Style Encyclopædia Britannica Online s v Oslo accessed February 12

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  • Martin Luther King, Jr. | Encyclopedia Britannica
    Luther King Jr delivering his How Long Not Long speech in Montgomery Alabama March 25 1965 Bettmann Corbis MEDIA FOR Martin Luther King Jr Citation MLA APA Harvard Chicago Email To From Comment You have successfully emailed this Error when

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  • Selma | Alabama, United States | Britannica.com
    Hall 1853 is one of several surviving antebellum buildings The Bridge Crossing Jubilee in March commemorates the voting rights march Paul M Grist State Park and the western segment of Talladega National Forest are to the north Inc 1820 Pop 2000 20 512 2010 20 756 Comments Share Email Print Cite Last Updated 3 2 2015 You may also be interested in Montgomery Cahaba North America Alabama Birmingham 16th Street Baptist Church bombing Mobile Super Outbreak of 2011 Huntsville Tuscaloosa Florence Dauphin Island Keep exploring USA Facts Capitals Cities Fact or Fiction The United States of America Fact or Fiction 8 Incredible Swimming Feats Nutritional Powerhouses 8 Foods That Pack a Nutritional Punch What made you want to look up Selma To From Subject Comments Please limit to 900 characters Cancel Britannica Stories Behind The News Philosophy Religion Healing the Schism Pope Meets Patriarch Behind The News Science Gravitational Waves Observed Spotlight History Thomas Malthus s 250th Birthday See More Stories FEATURED QUIZZES Vocabulary Quiz True or False Spell It See More Quizzes About Us About Our Ads Contact Us Privacy Policy Terms of Use 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Inc MLA style Selma Encyclopædia Britannica Encyclopædia Britannica Online Encyclopædia Britannica Inc 2016 Web 12 Feb 2016 http www britannica com place Selma APA style Selma 2016 In Encyclopædia Britannica Retrieved from http www britannica com place Selma Harvard style Selma 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Online Retrieved 12 February 2016 from http www britannica com place Selma Chicago Manual of Style Encyclopædia Britannica Online s v Selma accessed February 12 2016 http www britannica com place Selma While every effort has been made to follow citation style rules there may be some discrepancies Please refer to the appropriate style manual or other sources if you have any questions Update Link Click anywhere inside

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  • tear gas | chemistry | Britannica.com
    temporary and reversible in most cases Gas masks with activated charcoal filters afford good protection against them Comments Share Email Print Cite Last Updated 2 4 2015 You may also be interested in science chemical compound matter DDT chloral hydrate methoxychlor physical science organohalogen compound halon aldrin C 12 H 8 Cl 6 chemical element organic compound Keep exploring Periodic Table of the Elements Chemical Elements Fact or Fiction History of Warfare A Model of the Cosmos Horsing Around 7 of the Weirdest Racehorse Names in History What made you want to look up tear gas To From Subject Comments Please limit to 900 characters Cancel Britannica Stories Behind The News Philosophy Religion Healing the Schism Pope Meets Patriarch Behind The News Science Gravitational Waves Observed Spotlight History Thomas Malthus s 250th Birthday See More Stories FEATURED QUIZZES Vocabulary Quiz True or False Spell It See More Quizzes About Us About Our Ads Contact Us Privacy Policy Terms of Use 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Inc MLA style tear gas Encyclopædia Britannica Encyclopædia Britannica Online Encyclopædia Britannica Inc 2016 Web 12 Feb 2016 http www britannica com technology tear gas APA style tear gas 2016 In Encyclopædia Britannica Retrieved from http www britannica com technology tear gas Harvard style tear gas 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Online Retrieved 12 February 2016 from http www britannica com technology tear gas Chicago Manual of Style Encyclopædia Britannica Online s v tear gas accessed February 12 2016 http www britannica com technology tear gas While every effort has been made to follow citation style rules there may be some discrepancies Please refer to the appropriate style manual or other sources if you have any questions Update Link Click anywhere inside the article to add text or insert superscripts subscripts and special characters You can also highlight a

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  • injunction | law | Britannica.com
    tort e g a nuisance an injury to property e g the erection of a wall on the plaintiff s land wrongful expulsion e g from a club or a trade union or wrongful disclosure of confidential information In the United States the injunction retains its essentially equitable character and as in England covers a wide spectrum of types of injurious or potentially injurious conduct The most significant developments in the United States have been in connection with labour disputes governmental regulation and the protection of constitutional rights The broadest extension of the injunction remedy has occurred in the field of governmental regulation Many federal and state statutes specifically authorize the use of the injunction as an alternative to seeking criminal conviction for regulatory violations In the enforcement of federal and state statutes injunctions are sought with far greater frequency than are criminal penalties as a means of obtaining effective compliance Injunctions have also been used increasingly in the protection of rights guaranteed by the United States Constitution particularly to prevent violations of the rights of free assembly and speech violations of religious freedom and denial of equal rights and opportunity on racial grounds In civil law countries the injunction generally has been used infrequently except in Germany where injunctions are used to protect against interference with property and to supplement the very weak slander laws Comments Share Email Print Cite You may also be interested in law government damages garnishment replevin procedural law distress sequestration attachment interdict assumpsit ordeal Keep exploring Structures of Government Fact or Fiction From the Latin New or Old Fact or Fiction 10 Devastating Dystopias 11 Handsome Historical Figures What made you want to look up injunction To From Subject Comments Please limit to 900 characters Cancel Britannica Stories Behind The News Philosophy Religion Healing the Schism Pope Meets Patriarch Behind The News Science Gravitational Waves Observed Spotlight History Thomas Malthus s 250th Birthday See More Stories FEATURED QUIZZES Vocabulary Quiz True or False Spell It See More Quizzes About Us About Our Ads Contact Us Privacy Policy Terms of Use 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Inc MLA style injunction Encyclopædia Britannica Encyclopædia Britannica Online Encyclopædia Britannica Inc 2016 Web 12 Feb 2016 http www britannica com topic injunction APA style injunction 2016 In Encyclopædia Britannica Retrieved from http www britannica com topic injunction Harvard style injunction 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Online Retrieved 12 February 2016 from http www britannica com topic injunction Chicago Manual of Style Encyclopædia Britannica Online s v injunction accessed February 12 2016 http www britannica com topic injunction While every effort has been made to follow citation style rules there may be some discrepancies Please refer to the appropriate style manual or other sources if you have any questions Update Link Click anywhere inside the article to add text or insert superscripts subscripts and special characters You can also highlight a section and use the tools in this bar to modify existing content Add links to related Britannica articles You can double click

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  • Watts | district, Los Angeles, California, United States | Britannica.com
    Los Angeles in 1926 The Watts district gained widespread notoriety on August 11 16 1965 as the scene of racial disturbances Angered by long standing social injustices thousands of African Americans rioted burned stores and pillaged the area Before order was restored 34 people had been killed nearly 4 000 arrested and more than 1 000 injured and hundreds of buildings had been destroyed Disorder again marred the district in

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  • discrimination | psychology | Britannica.com
    well as to generalize Application of discrimination procedures permits description of the sensory acuities of laboratory animals For example if a dog s salivation response was to be conditioned to a red light by pairing it with food while a green light was intermittently presented always without food the dog would salivate to red light but not to green It then might be inferred 100 of 157 words About Us

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