enfeeblement


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(181.) Andrews, supra note 167, at 70 ("Early modern writers made little distinction between idiocy and chronically progressed conditions of mental enfeeblement.").
forces more dangerous than in the enfeeblement of the Navy.
They believed that it is possible for a regulatory system to empower staff and elderly people, and through this 'find a path to build strength in the midst of seemingly inexorable enfeeblement' (Braithwaite et al.
This will not only directly affect the national vote but will point to the party's ongoing enfeeblement. The economy is unlikely to turn around quickly enough to help the party's prospects, though more "pro-poor" schemes now being planned may lure impoverished voters back into the fold.
Dukes opens up a third dimension to the ongoing judicial enfeeblement of employment discrimination law.").
Middle class money supports a financial aristocracy whose prosperity is to a great extent the outcome of the growing enfeeblement of the middle class.
Because of the enfeeblement that results from being reared in captivity, it is estimated that around half of the birds die before they can be gunned down.
Because of the enfeeblement that results from being reared in captivity it is estimated that around half of the birds die before they can be gunned down.
Lately, however, representations of old age have tended to be more diverse and two paradigms have been introduced--one framing enfeeblement and one framing new, positive roles for older people (Gilleard and Higgs 2005; Lundgren and Ljuslinder 2011; Nilsson 2008).
Marianne recognizes and appreciates his attentiveness, but rather than value him for sharing her love of music, she interprets his inability to display rapturous delight as evidence of the enfeeblement of age:
This bipolar split arrangement is referred to within the context of Attachment Theory as a dual and polarized internal working model: "One component contains a set of omnipotent expectations, based on the child's view of the parent's capacities mixed with infantile omnipotence, and the other component is one of total helplessness and enfeeblement, the expectations of an infant facing an unempathic caregiver." (41)
In many senses, of course, they were not; the fact that temporary co-existence was possible (amidst acrimony, schism and disciplinary measures which led to numerous forced expulsions) was testament to the growing enfeeblement of the party as an organisational force.