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A relational predicate "R" is such that a statement of the form "x is R" is more perspicuously represented by a statement of the form "x is R to y.
To decide this, special methods have been created for (1) perspicuously representing our folk commitments and (2) examining if these outstrip the commitments of a certain scientific understanding of what nature comprises.
This distinctively Protestant concordism and its hermeneutical intuitions led all the Protestant churches quite quickly to enshrine the Augustinian reading of Genesis in their confessions, as if it were simply and perspicuously read from Scripture, and not a matter of interpretation and tradition.
The volume is perspicuously written and structured, with essays primarily addressing historiographical methods and approaches framing a substantial core of studies that mainly present readings of English texts circa 1520 to 1670.
90) Well, one might answer, precisely when the developing zygote is not yet perspicuously an individual.
In Shakespeare Among the Moderns, Richard Halpern comments perspicuously on these lines: "Bassanio's reaction to the image verges on idolatry or fetishism.
Since the tragedy of both characters unfolds in front of the viewer quite perspicuously, Macbeth and Michael Corleone--despite their cruelty and dreadful nature--are able to become even amiable in the eyes of the spectator, since they both depict something from the very tragic nature of the human being: they appear as flesh-and-blood, vulnerable characters for whom innocence is simply an impossibility.
Perspicuously, it follows that several attempts at pontificating what the nature of African jurisprudence or legal theory is, interpreting the mindset of Nkiriuka, belongs to what may be generally called postcolonial theory formation.
According to the concluding words of the Introduction, it is the final test of a science of politics worthy of the name: "when I shall have set down my own reading orderly and perspicuously, the pains left another will be only to consider if he also finds not the same in himself.
approached most simply and perspicuously on the poems' own terms by
81) As cultural critic Susan Willis has perspicuously noted, it has been easier for cultural critics to focus on the sphere of cultural production, than to examine and theorize such manifestations of cultural consumption.
On the one hand, he perspicuously points out that Orientalism is inscribed in some ostensibly positive European writings on Wong.