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The School of Oriental and African Studies (commonly abbreviated to "SOAS") is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom and a constituent college of the University of London. Specialising in laws, politics, economics (specifically development economics), humanities and languages concerning Asia, Africa and the Middle East, SOAS currently offers over 300 undergraduate Bachelor's degree combinations, and over 70 one-year intensively taught Master's degrees. MPhil and PhD degrees are also available in every academic department. Founded in 1916, SOAS has produced several heads of state, government ministers, ambassadors, Supreme Court judges, a Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, and many other notable leaders in emerging markets, future superpowers and in the Next Eleven. Located in central London, SOAS describes itself as the "world's leading centre for the study of a highly diverse range of subjects concerned with Asia, Africa and the Middle East", and is consistently ranked amongst the top universities in the UK. (Excerpt from Wikipedia article: School of Oriental and African Studies)

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  • Number of articles referring to 'school of oriental and african studies': 18 (1.0% of published articles)
  • Total references to 'school of oriental and african studies' across all Ariadne articles: 29
  • Average number of references to 'school of oriental and african studies' per Ariadne article: 1.61
  • Earliest Ariadne article referring to 'school of oriental and african studies': 1997-11
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Ariadne contributors most frequently referring to 'school of oriental and african studies':

  1. brian kelly (see articles on this topic by this author)
  2. lyndon pugh (see articles on this topic by this author)
  3. wolfram horstmann (see articles on this topic by this author)
  4. martin moyle (see articles on this topic by this author)
  5. jessica lindholm (see articles on this topic by this author)

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