Less Pretension More Ambition

Author: Peter van Lieshout
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press
ISBN: 9089642951
Size: 34.57 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 4635
Download Read Online
... political system that ensures collective decision-making processes resulting in
citizens feeling connected to the outcome and each other, and a society which is
sufficiently open and offers space for various individual and collective ambitions.

Merriam Webster S Dictionary Of Synonyms

Author: Merriam-Webster, Inc
Publisher: Merriam-Webster
ISBN: 9780877793410
Size: 78.40 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 5048
Download Read Online
ambition ambition, aspiration, pretension mean strong desire for advancement.
Ambition has personal advancement or preferment as its end; it may be
praiseworthy but is sometimes inordinate (ambition for fame) (ambition to hold
office) ...

The British Quarterly Review

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 15.55 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 3463
Download Read Online
Perhaps a sober judgment would pronounce that while his influence as a
stimulator of intellectual activity has been great and salutary, he has put forward
ambitions pretensions for philosophy which have no real foundation in the
powers of the ...

Pretentiousness

Author: Dan Fox
Publisher: Coffee House Press
ISBN: 156689428X
Size: 36.34 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 4637
Download Read Online
Pretentiousness is the engine oil of culture; the essential lubricant in the development of all arts, high, low, or middle.

Healing God S Earth

Author: S. Roy Kaufman
Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers
ISBN: 1621898172
Size: 51.32 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 1916
Download Read Online
The ancient Israelites would henceforth live under the rule of imperial ambitions
and pretensions, with the northern kingdom of Israel becoming the primary heir of
those ambitions; ironically, in view of its separation from Judah as a ...

Facing Epistemic Uncertainty

Author: Roel van Goor
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press
ISBN: 9056297201
Size: 36.53 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 7297
Download Read Online
Awareness of this ultimate insolvability is reflected in recent discussions in
philosophy of education, which pay a great deal of attention to the resulting
necessity of reformulating the ambitions and pretensions of this discipline.
Against this ...

Divine Perogative And Royal Pretension

Author: Donald F. Murray
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 0567231011
Size: 79.42 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 2560
Download Read Online
But of these struggles—struggles against foes without the realm, to establish
political hegemony; struggles with rivals within the realm, among family and
supporters as well as among declared opponents, to thwart their ambitions and
contain ...

The Life And Times Of Dante

Author: Louis Raymond Véricour
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 73.28 MB
Format: PDF
View: 7532
Download Read Online
conceived that he could easily attain the object of his ambition, the absolute
sovereignty. But he ... physical powers and bravery, became openly the rival of
his grandfather in the ambitious pretension to an absolute sovereignty over the
city.

America S Culture Of Professionalism

Author: D. Brown
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 113733715X
Size: 15.73 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 6816
Download Read Online
47 Ignorance is notacondition that most people willingly acknowledge, so
America's culture ofprofessionalism has led toakindof wellmeaning pretension on
the part of ambitious professionals. Pretension inthis case meansletting others ...

The Life And Times Of Dante

Author: Raymond de Vericour
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 76.80 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 6566
Download Read Online
conceived that he could easily attain the object of his ambition, the absolute
sovereignty. But he ... physical powers and bravery, became openly the rival of
his grandfather in the ambitious pretension to an absolute sovereignty over the
city.