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He argues that Catholic theological ethics must attend in more intentional ways to the power of the nonrational in its ethical reflection.
The basic approach turns the rationalistic assumptions on their head; it takes as a starting point that people are unable to gain and process all the relevant information, and they are unable to draw logical conclusions from the data they do command; in other words, that the default is nonrational decisionmaking.
An example of nonrational thinking is summed up best in these words: "[Iran's] religious zealotry causes it to exaggerate the significance of issues that are, objectively speaking, only tangentially related to its interests.
25) Accordingly, all of Rorty's linguistic "marks and noises" (26) are simply serving the nonreferential, nondemonstrative end of advancing Rorty's nonrational preferences.
In Section II, we present conditions under which the first-order conditions characterizing firms' optimal pricing decision give rise to a New Keynesian Phillips Curve when expectations are potentially nonrational.
35) The Commission's approach and the Guidelines that resulted were a capitulation to the nonrational nature of federal sentencing.
It existed in nonrational political thought as early as the Middle Ages when Christian theologians described the polity as a mystical body and included the state and the church as one unit.
She manages to create nonrational "feminine" spaces so that the binary oppositions between public and private, masculine and feminine, are dismantled.
Additionally, stated risk behavior intentions in response to future vaccine uptake may be an underestimate; risk compensation, fueled in part by nonrational cognitive processes (Stacy, Newcomb, and Ames 2000), may be greater in response to an actual vaccine.
For the systematical studies of rational and nonrational difference equations, one can refer to the papers [1-12] and references therein.
The value matrix theory integrates the rational and nonrational modes of valuing in a multi-dimensional profile of the interior motivations for moral realization.
Perhaps market actors alternately face good and poor economic choices because of external macroeconomic shocks; perhaps their decisions and interactions are dominated by herd behavior; and perhaps their actions are sometimes driven by nonrational motives that steer them far from normal levels.