Middle Range

Some articles on range, middle range, middle:

Electromagnetic Spectrum - Types of Radiation - Ultraviolet Light
... UV in the very shortest range (next to X-rays) is capable even of ionizing atoms (see photoelectric effect), greatly changing their physical behavior ... At the middle range of UV, UV rays cannot ionize but can break chemical bonds, making molecules to be unusually reactive ... Sunburn, for example, is caused by the disruptive effects of middle range UV radiation on skin cells, which is the main cause of skin cancer ...
Robert K. Merton - Works - Theories of The Middle Range
... social science to establish a general foundation, Merton preferred more limited, middle-range theories ... According to Merton, middle-range theory starts its theorizing with clearly defined aspects of social phenomena, rather than with broad, abstract entities such as society as a ... Theories of the middle range should be firmly supported by empirical data ...
Middle-range Theory (archaeology)
... The middle range theory in archaeology links archaeological data describing how people use objects with the human behaviors or natural processes associated with this use ... Middle range research attempts to provide archaeology with the tools needed to infer behaviors from the archaeological finds ... Lewis Binford, the main advocate of the middle range theory, conducted ethnographic fieldwork among the Nunamiut Eskimo, the Navajo, and the Australian aborigines ...

Famous quotes containing the words range and/or middle:

    but we wish the river had another shore,
    some further range of delectable mountains,
    Robert Lowell (1917–1977)

    In the middle of the next century, when the literary establishment will reflect the multicultural makeup of this country and not be dominated by assimiliationists with similar tastes, from similar backgrounds, and of similar pretensions, Langston Hughes will be to the twentieth century what Walt Whitman was to the nineteenth.
    Ishmael Reed (b. 1938)