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RANK. The order or place in which certain officers are placed in the army and navy, in relation to others, is called their rank.
     2. It is a maxim, that officers of, an inferior rank are bound to obey all the lawful commands of their superiors, and are justified for such obedience.

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However, as a result of the efforts of Ranke and other social scientists, the humanities have come to be divided, dominated by those wishing to denigrate fields undertaking narrative studies and relegate them as 'unscientific'.
Isto levanta a questao das razoes pelas quais e apropriado que certas virtudes sejam priorizadas por um estudioso da contabilidade nacional belga e que as mesmas nao o sejam pela biografa de Ranke.
Why did Kurt Ranke want to take control of CIAP, an organization that most German Volkskundler had neglected for decades?
como explicar que Ranke se constituyera en el modelo del historiador, en un momento en que, como sabemos, estaban apareciendo nuevas modalidades historiograficas, como las representadas en Estados Unidos por Carl Becker o la historia-problema de Marc Bloch y Lucien Febvre en Francia?
Pike described himself as an empiricist--to some extent in the tradition of Leopold von Ranke.
Tratandose de una ciencia que recien se constituia, la confianza acaudillada por Ranke en que los documentos eran en si mismos el pasado, los hechos, condujo a que pronto se aplicaran en la historia las metodologias propias de las ciencias naturales.
This document comprised 52 two legal sentences and Westerners especially Wellhausen, Mueller, Grimne, Sprenger, Wensinck, Buhl, German historian Ranke have acknowledged this document as a novel one.
Ranke did not want theoretical structures to interfere with historical research, although he saw a scientific logic in the accretion of facts.
La imagen negativa de la Santa Sede en la Guerra de Sucesion estaba aumentando tambien gracias a trabajos extranjeros como la Historia de los papas en la epoca moderna (1834-1836) de Leopold von Ranke (36).
That is not an option open, in a democracy at least, to historians, for history remains in the words of Leopold Ranke, the father of modern history, 'an endless argument,' a melee of competing claims to be approached with caution and scepticism.
Radyolojik yorum (Resim A-D): Ranke komplek si (Resim A).