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It is of principal importance for us that the very ability to make distinctions and be aware of this experience of making distinctions constitutes an integral part of both psychotherapy and education.
Another area of our scientific interest is pedagogical work with the ability to make distinctions, the experience of which allows us to view distinction as a special ability, normally starting to develop from very early years.
What conditions does a child need to make distinction the subject of his purposeful actions?
IN ADDITION to the basic structural differential diagram, Korzybski created an expanded version that we can use to make distinctions concerning our abstracting processes.
The tendency we have to be lazy and to fail to make distinctions is no excuse for not attending to the requirements of situation X.
Even the gay leaders who make distinctions between the gay rights movement and the transgender rights movement concede that the hesitancy to link the groups comes most strongly from gay men and lesbians.
To make distinctions is the most elementary form of thinking, and it gets to a level of understanding and being that underlies the making of syllogisms and propositions.
13) What we do when we live the philosophical life is to make distinctions.
The ability to make distinctions, knowledge of human nature and the "habit of considering present circumstances in light of past causes and future implications.
A truly effective capital budgeting plan would do what states and companies still quiver to do: aggressively make distinctions between things that truly contribute to the nation's resources-like lowering class size to help disadvantaged kids learn to read-and those whose value ends on the ledger.