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The concordance rates for the 4 criteria of seriousness, unusualness, international spread, and travel and trade restrictions were 49.
of designating this multiplicity of appearances as one and the same entity--significantly enhances the impression of mystery, depth, and unusualness.
98) has referred to as a 'unique' job (long hours and contracts, scale of ship, way of life, structures that support and inform crew), and the sea-based mobility of the ships isolating employees from their previous social lives, respondents' awareness about the unusualness of cruise ship life was prevalent.
I have spent much of my time in Buddhist Studies examining various hagiographies and hagiographical fragments of the Buddha's life, have encountered the hundreds of references to his physique that Powers refers to, and other than the obvious concern with his marks of a Great Man that are striking in their unusualness, I have rarely given his masculinity more than cursory consideration.
However, in the post-industrial world, the designer is like the architect of the late nineteenth century: he is useful for lending the product a more pleasing, more seductive, if not more unusual aspect, especially if its unusualness might set a trend.
22) The unusualness of particular noncapital sentences is therefore primarily the product of sentencing guidelines, prosecutorial discretion, and judicial sentencing decisions.
It seems that HIV/AIDS didn't attract much press coverage because the nature of the disease didn't fit contemporary news values such as conflict, unusualness or the bizarre, and sensationalism.
Four stories were chosen based on the varying level of five factors: graphic effects, emotional intensity, unusualness, dramatic impact, and sound effect.
Ashton (1996: 127) points out that this type of simile on the one hand draws the experience nearer (as that is what we expect a simile to do) and on the other hand emphasises the unusualness of the experience.
But someone in your everyday world may feel a bit threatened by this person's unusualness.
Thus, when Lazarevic emphasizes the unusualness of the event through the story's title, he also suggests the invisible power and strength of a mother/wife in the society and family, as a social micro-unit, which he represented as the triumph of Marica's personality.
Boetti's involvement with that country increasingly seems one of the most compelling aspects of his practice, more so in light of the events that have taken place there since his death, but what's significant is not just the unusualness of his activities (for instance, he set up a hotel called One Hotel in 1972) or the fact that his connection to Afghanistan signaled a long-standing relationship between a Western artist and an Eastern culture that was not in any way based on exoticism or colonialist impulses.