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A demystifying approach attends to the putatively obfuscatory qualities of language to reveal how discourse practices operate to the (dis)advantage of various individuals and groups.
There's a Story in Every Box" may be a step more complex than Seuss, a shade less ethnic than Silverstein, and certainly a bit more obfuscatory in its rhetoric (but encouraging creativity
The military's current definition of information operations is discussed and critically portrayed as obfuscatory.
As this was a region to which India also had a claim, the Chinese government adopted dilatory and obfuscatory tactics on the border issue to lull India into a sense of complacency, while it simultaneously took steps to establish its position on the ground and made preparations to construct a road across Aksai Chin connecting Xinjiang with Tibet.
Another aspect of genius must be invention and, although often cloaked in obfuscatory philosophy, de Waal's concept of ceramics placed in enclosed spaces is both original, distinctive and creative.
Polanyi was highly critical of the formalism characterising neoclassical economics because of its obfuscatory effect on understanding the concrete economic process.
157) provide only summary, and somewhat obfuscatory, remarks on locations of manuscripts; so the interested reader is left wondering, for instance, which of the two autographs for the First Quartet (Al or A2?
Hence, while migration is not always crisis ridden (70) and sedentarist ways of thinking are often obfuscatory, (71) the UNHCR represents the majority view when it posits that "Unless he [sic] seeks adventure or just wishes to see the world, a person would not normally abandon his home and country without some compelling reason.
Of all composers, Brahms came to mind during this busy piece, in obfuscatory mode trying to throw the listener off the scent that there's really nothing of any substance here.
Yet, we will never have even a remote chance of knowing the innocent from the guilty unless the United States learns from the injustice of the Widgery Report, an injustice that Herron and Lynch accurately note, "had operated through the formalized procedures of the judicial system and its functionaries, who are well versed in the obfuscatory tactics of legal procedure, and which could make the emergence of clear and unambiguous truths seem, at times, distant" (49).
18 (noting that obfuscatory grammar and many blurring devices have at