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(171.) It is useless, in other words, to apply a more onerous measure if the periculum can be neutralized by less afflictive means.
As Ram shows, while the ways that possession affects the bodies of men and women in Tamil Nadu may be gendered (that is, Tamil women experience possession as unwanted and afflictive, whereas Tamil men receive years of informal training in temples and develop the capacity to be possessed by deity), the agency experienced in possession may be said to illustrate the universal capacity of humankind.
During the afflictive Vietnamization period of the Vietnam War and after the Sino-Soviet rupture, China was seen by the U.S.
During these typical scenes of interactions, it is not only about legitimizing the afflictive character of the sentence as a sine qua non condition of awareness by part of the offender with respect to the gravity of the infractions committed; neither does it have to do just with constraining of the minor to a conversation in which he confesses and expresses his feeling to the professionals.
The synonyms that can be used interchangeably with critical include afflictive, crucial, decisive, essential, urgent, vital, analytical, diagnostic, penetrating, reproachful, acute, conclusive, consequential, exceptive, high-priority, integral, momentous, pivotal, pressing, risky, significant, and strategic (Online Etymology Dictionary, n.d.).
They are the members of the community most vulnerable to attack or seduction, as well as to their own passions, afflictive emotions, and inclinations.
Keywords: Pain, phenomenological ordering of afflictive experiences.
does this by repeatedly cultivating an almost afflictive bathos that
She said his enlightenment became the four noble truths that raised him to a State of supreme liberation, Nirvana.Dr Fehmida said that this was the perfect state of mind that was free from any ignorance, greed, hatred and any afflictive defilements.
It did so on 28 thermidor III (15 August 1795) by annulling collectively all sentences of"afflictive punishments" rendered using "revolutionary procedures" and against persons who were still alive.
Emotions in the music such as sadness, anguish, despair, anger, or other afflictive feelings so common in vocal music, can call up physical sensations in the body that might make singing more challenging.
But even though Asanga and Vasubandhu continued to call this new type of consciousness manas, which literally means "thinking," it does not appear that they intended term to refer to all types of thought, but only to the afflictive thinking that arises from our sense of self.