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norm

something that ought to happen. Associated primarily in modern times with KELSINIAN JURISPRUDENCE, the dictum ‘law is the primary norm that stipulates the sanction’ indicates what is meant by a norm. Kelsen's theory of concretization describes the process of tracing the norm, which makes an official apply the sanction to the ultimate justification for it, the grundnorm.
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I think Norm would be delighted--not because it honors him but because it will help equip people to find effective ways to love hurting neighborhoods back to places of joy.
"Public health is already in a position to engage multiple sectors, and that lets us move forward in changing norms and environments."
Pluralistic ignorance and alcohol use on campus: Some consequences of misperceiving the social norm. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology.
Norm Yip is a visual artist working in the three mediums of painting, drawing, and photography.
For more than 60 years, Norm and Marcel would mark the miracle of their survival with an annual ritual--an anniversary phone call during which they briefly marvelled at how they had defied the odds and the Grim Reaper one frightening afternoon at Schmidtheim.
This study conducts a detailed assessment of the impact of the new axle load norms on the commercial vehicle (CV) Industry in India.
Receiving the opinions of delegates attending the Conference, Deputy Minister Bui Pham Khanh requested the Department of Construction Economics to coordinate with the Department of Planning and Finance (Ministry of Construction) to draft a report to the Prime Minister and coordinate with the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Science and Technology guides the estimation and use of the Project's budget, and at the same time requests the specialized ministries and localities to continue finalizing the results of reviewing the norms issued according to plan, as well as timely reporting on inadequacies and shortcomings during the implementation of the Scheme.
In Upper Karabakh: Khankendi, Shusha, Khojaly, Khojavand, Gubadli, Zangilan, Lachin, Kalbajar, Dashkasan and Gadabay regions, average monthly temperature is predicted to be 6-8C (2-7C at nights, 0-5 degrees of frost on some days, 9-14C in the daytime, 1-5C on some days) which is close to climate norm and slightly above.Monthly precipitation is expected to be close to norm (norm 27-34 mm).
The norm activation model was developed by Schwartz (1977), whose theory was based on prosocial motives including proenvironmental intention and behavior (Stern, 2000).
Dynamic Theories of Normative Change and the Recursivity of Global Norm Making
The mean values of cephalometric variables for Pakistani adults were significantly larger than the McNamara established norms.