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Ibn Saud

(Abd al-Aziz ibn Saud) ĭ'bən säud' , c.1880–1953, founder of Saudi Arabia and its first king. His family, with its regular seat at Riyadh in the Nejd

Open Id al-Adha
Id al-Adha

This most important feast of the Muslim calendar is the concluding rite of those performing the Hajj or PILGRIMAGE TO MECCA . It is also known as Id

Iddesleigh, Stafford Henry Northcote, Earl of, 1818-1887

British politician, leader of the Conservative Party 1880–85. He was chancellor of the Exchequer 1874–80 and foreign secretary 1886–87. As party

Open Identity formation
Identity formation

There are numerous theoretical approaches that illuminate certain areas of identity development (e.g., Kagan’s constructive-developmental approach or

Open Identity theft
Identity theft

Identity theft, also known as identity fraud, occurs when an individual’s personally identifying information is used without permission and/or


Ideology is a term widely used in everyday language, in philosophy and literature, and in the social sciences. It is well represented in research in

Open I Have a Dream
I Have a Dream

Martin Luther King was a Baptist minister who became the foremost leader in the US civil-rights movement. King organized the successful Montgomery,

Open Illegal arms transfers
Illegal arms transfers

The selling, buying, and transportation of military technologies and products outside of the world's formal markets, law, and policies is one of the

Open Illegitimacy

person born out of wedlock whose legal status is illegitimacy. In civil law countries and in about half the states of the United States, the union of

Open Illiteracy

inability to meet a certain minimum criterion of reading and writing skill. The exact nature of the criterion varies, so that illiteracy must be