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For didactic purposes, Locke identifies the four components of incivility: roughness, "contempt or want of due respect discovered either in looks, words, or gesture," censoriousness, captiousness ([section] 143, 107-09).
At times, indeed, Tennyson's shyness, insecurity, and censoriousness in relation to women could even be unpleasant, as in his rudeness to Mrs.
For example, O'Higgins was not particularly vocal on censorship and divorce, two issues that have come to define the censoriousness and Victorian repression of the Cosgrave government (259).
These are all essays of spectacle, of play, with none (or very little) of the severe censoriousness and anger which inform other mythologies such as "Blind and Dumb Criticism," "Billy Graham at the Vel'd'Hiv" or "Poujade and the Intellectuals.
Immanuel Kant made this point long ago, in a way that was actually intended to blunt the censoriousness of certain enthusiasts for international law:
The attempt to forge such a synthesis suffered serious "side effects," not least the theoretically redundant censoriousness that tended to turn the Situationists' project into brimstone sermons filled with ad hominem personal invectives.
Violent somatic outbursts, spiritual pride, uncharitable censoriousness, lay exhorting, dreams, trances, and visions--the forces of enthusiasm that Edwards had helped to set in motion during his July 1741 visit to Suffield and Enfield would return to his own parish with a vengeance just six months later.
An air of moral censoriousness is attaching itself to so many types of behaviour.
With neither sanctimony nor censoriousness, the vicar succeeds in condemning a heartless way of life, in which other people are but instruments to be used for short-term material or sensual advantage, a way of life that has no charms and has nothing whatever to be said in its favor.
Others, such as the veteran campaigners O Faolain and O'Connor, and later Edna O'Brien, felt compelled to fight censoriousness and repression not only creatively but also politically, and their efforts contributed to the removal of the monkey of censorship from the backs of Irish writers, to the benefit of themselves, their readers, and Irish culture.
The Democrats reached new heights of censoriousness the same year dissent in the party fell to a low watermark.
William Manning that rhetoric and censoriousness are not substitutes for scholarship, and there are three titles, which I can offer to bolster the views expressed in my letter: