University College

college of the University of Oxford in England

University College (in full The College of the Great Hall of the University of Oxford, colloquially referred to as "Univ") is a constituent college of the University of Oxford in England. It has a claim to being the oldest college of the university, having been founded in 1249 by William of Durham. As of 2018, the college had an estimated financial endowment of £132.7m.The college is associated with a number of influential people. Notable alumni include Clement Attlee, Harold Wilson, Bill Clinton, Neil Gorsuch, Stephen Hawking, C. S. Lewis, V. S. Naipaul and Percy Bysshe Shelley.
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C. S. Lewis

Christian apologist, novelist, and Medievalist

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The Screwtape Letters

satirical, epistolary Christian apologetic novel by C. S. Lewis

author: C. S. Lewis

1942

The chronicles of Narnia

author: C. S. Lewis

Mere Christianity

book by C. S. Lewis on the fundamentals of Christianity

author: C. S. Lewis

1952

Till We Have Faces

1956 novel by C. S. Lewis; a retelling of Cupid and Psyche, based on its telling in a chapter of The Golden Ass of Apuleius

author: C. S. Lewis

1956

The Problem of Pain

1940 book on the problem of evil by C. S. Lewis, in which Lewis argues that human pain, animal pain, and hell are not sufficient reasons to reject belief in a good and powerful God

author: C. S. Lewis

1940

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Stephen Hawking

British theoretical physicist, cosmologist, and author

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A Brief History of Time

book by Stephen Hawking

author: Stephen Hawking

1988

The Grand Design

popular-science book

author: Stephen Hawking, Leonard Mlodinow

2010

Brief Answers to the Big Questions

a science book written by physicist Stephen Hawking

author: Stephen Hawking

2018

A Briefer History of Time

book by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Miodinow

author: Stephen Hawking, Leonard Mlodinow

2005

articles

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Information loss in black holes ( 2005 )

scientific article

author: Stephen Hawking

Brane new world ( 2000 )

scientific article

author: Stephen Hawking, Thomas Hertog H. S. Reall

Chronology protection conjecture. ( 1992 )

scientific article

author: Stephen Hawking Hawking SW

Wave function of the Universe ( 1983 )

scientific article published in 1983

author: James Hartle, Stephen Hawking

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Peter Singer

Australian philosopher

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Animal Liberation

book by Peter Singer

author: Peter Singer

1975

Practical Ethics

book by Peter Singer

author: Peter Singer

1979

The Most Good You Can Do

book by Peter Singer

author: Peter Singer

2015

The Life You Can Save

book by Peter Singer

author: Peter Singer

2009

A Darwinian Left

book by Peter Singer

author: Peter Singer

1999

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Bill Clinton

42nd president of the United States

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Rajiva Wijesinha

Sri Lankan writer

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