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The predictor variables included academic achievement, self-assertive efficacy, and drive motivation.
Applying Austin's speech act theory--which claims that to say something is to do or create something--to "I am" statements exposes the constitutive functions of self-assertive declarations.
Finally, if the perspective is that of an active social agent that sees him or herself as responsible for his or her own actions, and the process of involvement displays the self-assertive perspective, the response of intervention ought to focus on a strategy that guarantees their rights and is oriented to allow them to take responsibility for their own process of returning to civilian life.
She demonstrates that nationalistic historians in Western Europe (especially in Germany and England) matched or surpassed in their nationalism the self-assertive voices of their non-Germanic Central European colleagues.
While being dazzled by Netanyahu's powerful, self-assertive, performance in Washington, we should pay more attention to the underlying fault lines that such a dramatic show reveals.
Even in her more intimate self-assertive moments (Easy Please Me, Movement) the prettiness of KB's melodies is matched by the addictiveness of the beats and the funkiness of the textures.
True, Abbas tried to appear as a confident and self-assertive leader at times.
Observe what the dogged advocates of the ["forward strategy of freedom"] reject as illegitimate: a self-assertive war to defend America.
Buffy is not only self-assertive and superhumanly powerful, but also balances family and career without being a bedsit pin-up or an isolated career woman.
Rumiana Jeleva, the latest scalp of an increasingly self-assertive European Parliament, said that she had withdrawn "with bitterness" as a result of being the target of "untruthful accusations".
And maybe that's why he's honed himself into a fine physical specimen, muscle pumping and impressively fit beneath a red and white adidas vest and training trousers combo, continuing his self-assertive fight.
Hester, Mukai writes, fuses the "conflicting portraits of a conservatively domestic woman and a new kind of independent woman--a veiled, self-controlled woman and a passionate, self-assertive woman.