relationship between persons

See: degree, kinship
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In various chapters, Dahl considers beluga hunting, fishing, seal hunting, the relationship between persons and the environment, and ideologies of sharing, before placing the hunting way of life in a wider context of Greenlandic Home Rule policies of nation building, and discussing how customary rules and regulations governing resource use interact with, give way to, conflict with, and are threatened by state management.
Victoria -- British Columbia's NDP government has introduced Bill 31, "An Act to Amend the Family Relations Act," which will change the definition of "spouse" and "parent" to include "the marriage-like relationship between persons of the same gender." If this bill passes it will initiate similar changes to more than 500 statutes in British Columbia, and will ratchet up the pressure on Ottawa to change the definition of marriage for the entire country.
"We" also denotes togetherness; it indicates a relationship between persons.
But the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act stipulates that "the United States Constitution shall not be construed to require any state or territory to give effect to any public act, record, or judicial proceeding respecting a relationship between persons of the same sex that is treated as a marriage under the laws of another state or territory." That attempt to reach judicial proceedings, normally not subject to "public policy exceptions," adds a new wrinkle, says Silberman.
With this solid foundation in Christology and soteriology, he subsequently enrolled for post-doctoral studies, at the urging of Cardinal Jozef Ernest van Roey, who recommended that he study various political theories describing the relationship between persons and society.
These results contradict some of the findings of Thomas, Davis, and Hochman (1976) who found no relationship between persons with disabilities acceptance of their disability and their age.
A longitudinal study would be considered best to understand the change of relationship between persons higher in rejection sensitivity and their closed ones after self-claimed rejection.
Esposito presents students, academics, researchers, and general interest readers with a comprehensive political economistAEs investigation of the relationship between persons and things, arguing from a body-first perspective that allows the viewer to reconsider the status of both.
He wrote that "the net result of these thirty-five years of conversation and actions around homosexuality is that the PC(USA) now has no stance in our polity regarding the sinfulness or faithfulness of sexual relationship between persons of the same gender.
In other words, the private property right is a relationship between persons in respect of the allocation, control and use of goods and resources.
In "All Happy Families," Sanchez noted that "the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act [DOMA] stipulates that 'the United States Constitution shall not be construed to require any state or territory to give effect to any public act, record, or judicial proceeding respecting a relationship between persons of the same sex that is treated as a marriage under the laws of another state or territory.'" That meant same-sex marriages recognized in one state could be ignored by another.
DOMA says no state "shall be required to give effect" to a "relationship between persons of the same sex." Moreover, it says that under federal law, a marriage "means only the legal union between one man and one woman," effectively denying equal rights to gays.