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Quinn (2005) "Physical discipline and children's adjustment: Cultural normativeness as a moderator" Child Development, 76(6):1234-1246.
Questions of test normativeness in the realm of inductive reasoning are often far more complex than an intuitive assessment might lead one to believe.
5) This and other similar arguments have led some contemporary Christian thinkers to reconsider traditional Christian beliefs in light of new developments and the practical implications of dialogue with people of other faiths, since they argue that the traditional beliefs imply "the unique definitiveness, absoluteness, normativeness, superiority of Christianity in comparison with other religions of the world.
Ricoeur is not arguing against the religious, cultural, and social normativeness of monogamous marriage between a man and a woman, but is suggesting that even this institution does not neutralize the volatility of eros: "[W]hatever one may say of its equilibrium in marriage, Eros is not institutional.
depression, illnesses, anxiety, sexual dysfunction) and solutions (seeing a doctor or psychotherapist) can be perceived to have varying levels of normativeness.
33] The degree of normativeness according to which each text is applied to contemporary issues will vary according to contextual factors, including the understanding that there are different periods in the Bible wherein the progression of God's revelation is at different levels.
Overdependence on Gordon Kaufman and process theology weakens his effort to justify the normativeness of Christ or the hope-filled eschatology that guide the rest of his cultural theology.
In this way storytelling contributes to building up a kind of concrete universality, out of particular stories and histories, from below as it were, rather than the kind of abstract universality and normativeness that the dominant theology attempts to impose on others from above.
It also stresses "the ethical normativeness of Jesus, the community character of the Christian ethics, the eschatological horizon and the centrality given to living out the messianic peace" (71).