inhospitality


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The Religious Openness Hypothesis argues that this negative relationship reflects a defensive ghettoization of thought in response to what some American Christians perceive to be an inhospitality toward faith within the secularization that increasingly dominates the West.
At the same time, the doctrinal landscape that ultimately emerged during the inhospitality era and survives to this day was more consistent with price theory than it was with Legal Realism.
When Alexander conquered Palestine in 330 BCE, bringing with him the Greek pederastic tradition, apocryphal and pseudo-epigraphical writings registered Jewish condemnation and reinterpreted the Sodom legend to make it divine retribution not for inhospitality but for homosexual lust.
If the Moravian missionaries were noted for their inhospitality, it is fortunate for many travellers in the 1850s that Aboriginal people in Victoria were generally highly regarded for their hospitality.
Racial and political and economic and social homogeneity is an indictment on the inhospitality of our churches.
Before then, minority students struggled through an academic process that often combined engineering's sink-or-swim ethos with overt racial inhospitality.
Throughout, the inhospitality of insistent individualism can be seen as protection against the vulnerability and anxiety of being an educator.
But before proceeding to the considerations that I believe lie at the root of the law's inhospitality to any doctrine of enlarged reckless complicity, I pause to consider the more technical question of how such a doctrine could be imported into the law if it were thought desirable to do so (which, as I said, I do not, for different reasons)
You feel the inhospitality of Sun Belt cities, such as Houston, that set up laws to keep out the homeless.
At the end of the nineteenth century, the English gay socialist, Edward Carpenter, sounded a variation on a similar theme of homecoming--and used the same maternal refrain as Spinoza --when he imagined a "new communal life near to nature, so far from any asceticism or inhospitality," with "far more humanity and sociability than ever before: an infinite helpfulness and sympathy, as between the children of a common mother.
Cayton's argument here closely parallels the fault-finding of the women in Emerson's circle who charged him with "a certain inhospitality of soul," with being buried in an intellectual light rather too incompatible with the spending of quality time with Lidian or Margaret Fuller of Caroline Sturgis.
A 700-mile fence symbolizes a nation's inhospitality toward them, and, like Lazarus at the rich man's gate (Lk 16:19-31), they will take any scrap of employment offered them, even though it is difficult, dangerous, and demanding (thus often called "3D jobs").