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A compensating wage differential is a difference in wages that arises from nonmonetary differences in job charact eristics.
To reflect charact eristics of this sample for which 65% of the wetland owners had an annual income of at least $55, 000, INCOME was defined as a dummy variable equal to 1 if the respondent's yearly income was at least $55, 000, 0 otherwise.
If anything, the operation of dialectical argument will inevitably deteriorate into eristics (as happened between Socrates and Thrasymachus) if the distinctions one makes fail to correspond to the proper articulations of the whole (454a1-9).
This fear of eristics, of disputatio, was the terror of seeing rational speculation in the service of the faith, as kalam defined itself, turn into self-exaltation of reason and then lead to unbelief.
The FSIQ displays the power charact eristics in a mobile radio channel versus all the timeslots of a frame.
Pardiggle harasses the brickmakers with religious tracts, Boythorn and Sir Leicester Dedlock exchange heated missives in an eristic dispute over a property line, Skimpole cynically ruins tradesmen by running up bills he has no intention of paying, and Mrs.
A similar eristic game was played in Rome when the model citizen Cato the Younger was called a simpleton.
However, this is not to indicate an eristic and agonistic competition, wherein "discord and dispute" lead to "disorder and destruction," rather strife in this context of truth-happening represents an "essential striving" where the "opponents raise each other into the self-assertion of their natures," into their own unique ways of Being-in-the-world (49).
Hence, politics will remain 'the agora of a struggle, an agonistic, an eristic, an art of dispute.
Aristotle, "the first to write about the art of winning the dialectical debate" (During, 2005: 122), remarked that eristic did not pursue the use of all resources to gain intellectually enrichment, but to achieve victory in any discussion or debate.
Meno's eristic argument, as the author paraphrases it in the next pages, says: "either we look for something already known, and consequently ours is not a search, or we look for something unknown, and hence engage in an impossible enterprise" (Editor's note).
eristic is the sophistic method of contradiction with the sole purpose of proving the other one wrong no matter which is the truth; elenchus will be considered the Socratic method of refutation, method that has as purpose the purification of unhealthy souls-souls that think they have knowledge while what they have is only an appearance of knowledge; dialectic, distinct from the Socratic elenchus, refers to the Platonic method of cross-examination but also is a way of thinking that aims toward discovering truth.