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13 Topic Pages Found in Education and starting with the letter R
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Rabelais, François (1494-1553)

1483 or 1494-1553 French monk, physician and satirist Rabelais was born in or near the town of Chinon in the Loire Valley, where his father was an

Ramsey, Ian (Thomas) (1915 - 1972)

British philosopher and theologian, and bishop of Durham in the Church of England from 1966 until his death. Educated at Cambridge and Oxford, he

Ranke, Leopold von (1795 - 1886)

( lā'ōpôlt fən räng'kə ), 1795–1886, German historian, generally recognized as the father of the modern objective historical school. He applied and

Open Reading

In a split second, a skilled reader identifies words, recovers their meanings, and integrates them with prior words in the passage. The average

Renault, Louis (1843 - 1918)

French academic and international law reform campaigner. Renault was a prolific writer and lecturer, becoming the French authority on international


The primary activity in science, a combination of theory and experimentation directed towards finding scientific explanations of phenomena. It is

Open Riyadh

Riyadh is the capital and largest city in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the largest country on the Arabian Peninsula in the Middle East. The city is in

Rockefeller Foundation

philanthropic institution established (1913) by John D. Rockefeller , Sr., to promote "the well-being of mankind throughout the world." During its

Rohmer, Éric, 1920-2010

1920–2010, French film director and writer, b. Jean-Marie Maurice Schérer. He was a founder (1950) of La Gazette du cinéma, cowrote (1957) a study of

Ross, Stephen A. (1944 - 2017)

1965 Received BS in physics from CalTech. 1970 Received PhD in economics from Harvard University. 1976 Appointed professor of economics and finance at