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But it is not just horses who have different prepossessions.
Mr King suggests a Government-backed prepossessions scheme could include a scheme to set an affordable commercial rental rate between lender and borrower to help thousands of people across the UK.
Today, however, some American theologians--identified with Chicago naturalism, liberation and process theologies, the environmentalist movement, and comparative theology--do not see their theological work as necessarily entailing any Christian prepossessions.
A person's lingual prepossessions are affective-cognitive fusions--made by him and previous speakers--with objective realities across the "stem of stress.
It is worth noting Desmond Ryan's observations that 'Denis Gwynn's total lack of humour, political prepossessions and post-war disillusion colour(ed) his otherwise living portrait of Pearse .
However, when Julia's white supremacist fit subsides, and she returns to the apocalyptic present reality without races, Jim--not in the fashion of the good and faithful "darkie," but in the morally firm and forward-thinking spirit of, say, Frederick Douglass and Frances Harper--forgives her of her racist prepossessions and proclivities a second time.
to] pursue truth regardless of prepossessions, and regardless of established theories.
It is extremely difficult for any one to begin enquiries without some prepossessions, which, even if he can communicate with the natives in their own language, affect his conception of the meaning of the answers he receives.
All theologies, and all ecclesiasticisms are secondary growths superimposed; and the experiences make such flexible combinations with the intellectual prepossessions of their subjects, that one may almost say that they have no proper intellectual deliverance of their own, but belong to a region deeper, & more vital and practical than than that which the intellectual inhabits.
Hugh Henry, writing in the American Ecclesiastical Review in 1898, pointed out how difficult it was for the lecturer to "safely generalize from even a large collection of original sources" to a "single definite and just statement," and he worried that the lecture was becoming the occasion for the gratuitous display of the lecturer's "preferences, prepossessions, prejudices, the more clamorous and insistent as they are the more unconsciously entertained.
The demand of the United States for immunity from the court elevates and aggravates the Pentagon's tendency to defy world opinion and think only of its own subjective prepossessions.