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SUBJECT, contracts. The thing which is the object of an agreement. This term is used in the laws of Scotland.

SUBJECT, persons, government. An individual member of a nation, who is subject to the laws; this term is used in contradistinction to citizen, which is applied to the same individual when considering his political rights.
     2. In monarchical governments, by subject is meant one who owes permanent allegiance to the monarch. Vide Body politic; Greenl. Ev. Sec. 286; Phil. & Am. on Ev. 732, n. 1.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Because rural teachers are often required to teach more than one academic subject, the original provisions of the law did not recognize and adequately accommodate the challenges faced by teachers in small rural districts.
Here was an academic subject I believed to be important, yet the class in which I was supposed to be learning it was so non-engaging that I tuned it out in favor of desk-doodling.
It suggests that preparing social studies teachers to enact curricula is more than a matter of assuring that they have enough work in the traditional academic subject. Three proposals are presented for improving teacher subject matter competence.
This project focused on the use of creative dramatics as a teaching tool in core academic subject classrooms.
The University of the West of Scotland is holding talks and activities on a variety of academic subjects at its town centre campus.
KARACHI -- The Aga Khan University (AKU) has been ranked among the world's top 100 universities for clinical medicine and among the top 200 for public health in the latest ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects, released by the Academic Ranking of World Universities, according to a statement released by AKU on Sunday.
Comenius University in Bratislava is the only Slovak school to be listed in the ShanghaiRanking's 2019 Global Ranking of Academic Subjects.
Dr Hopkins explained that pupils study academic subjects based on their tutor's research and complete assignments and a final portfolio and a research project set by the tutor.
Pupils at Monmouth thrive and flourish, enjoying a wide range of academic subjects and the impressive sports, cultural and arts facilities.
Qatar University (QU) has been ranked 48th in Telecommunication Engineering subject in the Shanghai Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2018, making a significant leap on last year's ranking in the range of 51-75 best universities.
Tribune News Network Doha QATAR University (QU) has been ranked 48th in Telecommunication Engineering subject in the Shanghai Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2018, marking a significant leap over its last year's ranking where it was placed in the range of 51-75 best universities.

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