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Added to the repeated, compounding vagueness of that word "some" (for which there is also no precedent in the Latin), Sisson's lines inevitably suggest that "the art of perspicuous speaking" is not to be credited with any great or direct efficacy in human affairs.
Turning now to the beginning of the Iliad we can begin to analyze its more complex structure in relation to the perspicuous model provided by the judgment of Paris.
The argument is perspicuous throughout and often persuasive, frequently original, yet ultimately repeats more than develops its claims.
In the opening chapter he outlines a teleological view in Maimonides and provides a perspicuous and original account of three strands in Rabbi Soloveitchik's critique of Maimonides: that Maimonides's view tends to historical reductionism or divine psychologism, and the deeper criticism, in Rynhold's opinion, that Maimonides's attempt to rationalize the commandments under universalist rubrics undermines the methodological autonomy of Halakha.
At least she was if it is, as widely supposed, a form of honesty to make your life perspicuous to the prurient interests of the media and the public.
However disconcerting the question, the care with which Dawson approaches the evidence helps render the obscure more perspicuous and the confidence in our presupposition greater.
Thus the unifying rationale of the collection is not perfectly perspicuous.
But it might have been more perspicuous had Dunne pointed out how Dharmakirti and the Naiyayikas are both attempting to lay out the ontological grounds of inference using the resources available in their respective systems.
In addition to possessing a unique rhyme scheme, this verse is possibly also the most perspicuous rhyming, end-to-end-palindromic quatrain ever composed.
This translation generally succeeds in rendering the author's dense and nuanced Italian prose in perspicuous, if not always idiomatic, English.
In Milton, Emerson found an inspired, forceful rhetorical alternative to the elegant, perspicuous style favored by the Whig Unitarians, who counted among their prime influences Locke, Joseph Addison, Scottish Common Sense philosophy, and the late eighteenth-century rhetorician Hugh Blair.
In its detailed systematic presentation of the theology of Reformed creeds, however, Rohls's textbook is conspicuous for its authoritative, terse, perspicuous, and accessible discussion of a wealth of evidence, which makes it a valuable reference tool for students, teachers, and researchers.