What, however, with the idealists was an object of thought alone, the absolute, is to Lotze only inadequately definable in rigorous philosophical language; the aspirations of the human heart, the contents of our feelings and desires, the aims of art and the tenets of religious faith must be grasped in order to fill the empty idea of the absolute with meaning.
While therefore Cromwell's administration became in practice little different from that of Strafford, the aims and ideals of the two statesmen had nothing in common.
These temporary aims are like the broom fixed in front of a locomotive to clear the snow from the rails in front: they clear men's moral responsibilities from their path.
To the former he owes his appreciation of exact investigation and a complete knowledge of the aims of science, to the latter an equal admiration for the great circle of ideas which had been diffused by the teaching of Fichte, Schelling and Hegel.
War broke out between the Protestant states of Sweden, Denmark, Holland and Brandenburg, with whom religion was entirely subordinated to individual aims and interests, and who were far from rising to Cromwell's great conceptions; while the Vaudois were soon subjected to fresh persecutions.
In foreign policy Cromwell's chief aims appear to have been to support and extend the Protestant faith, to promote English trade, and to prevent a Stuart restoration by foreign policy.
These different tasks, which philosophy had to fulfil, mark pretty accurately the aims of Lotze's writings, and the order in which they were published.
aims at giving a summary of the several phenomena for a single station, Kew, on electrically quiet days.
This conception is expressed in George Eliot's lines: ", O, may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal dead who live again In minds made better by their presence: live In pulses stirred to generosity, In deeds of daring rectitude, in scorn For miserable aims that end with self, In thoughts sublime that pierce the night like stars, And with their mild persistence urge man's search To vaster issues."
Man's life here is incomplete, and the more lofty his aims, the more worthy his labours, the more incomplete will it appear to be.
The `EAXnvucwv OEpairEvruo lraen,uhTwv (De Curandis Graecorum Affectionibus) - written before 438 - is of an historical and apologetic character, very largely indebted to Clement of Alexandria and Eusebius; it aims at showing the advantages of Christianity as compared with " the moribund but still militant " Hellenism of the day, and deals with the assaults of pagan adversaries.
He was the author of a number of works, of which the most notable besides Ocean to Ocean are, Advantages of Imperial Federation (1889), Our National Objects and Aims (1890), Religions of the World in Relation to Christianity (1894) and volumes of sermons and lectures.
The state (law of the 15th of April 1896) imposed this condition in order to determine exactly the aims of the societies, and, while allowing them to give help to their sick, old or feeble members, or aid the families of deceased members, to forbid them to pay old-age pensions, lest they assumed burdens beyond their financial strength.
His infernal cunning often defeated its own aims, checkmating him at the point of achievement by suggestions of duplicity or terror.
The brutalities of Austrias white coats in the north, the unintelligent repression then characteristic of the house of Savoy, the petty spite of the duke of Modena, the medieval obscurantism of pope and cardinals in the middle of the peninsula and the clownish excesses of Ferdinand in the south, could not blot out from the minds of the Italians the recollection of the benefits derived from the just laws, vigorous administration and enlightened aims of the great emperor.
The king, too, was in close sympathy with the societys aims, but for the present it was necessary to hide this attitude from the eyes of the Powers, whose sympathy Cavour could only hope to gain by professing hostility to everything that savoured of revolution.
The threatened dualism of ideal and material becomes for Aristotle mainly a contrast of matter and form; the lower stage in development desires or aims at the higher, matter more and more tending to pass into form, till God is form without any matter.
The chief aims of the author are conciseness and clearness (breviter et dilucide scribere).
Wakefield was a man of large views and lofty aims, and in private life displayed the warmth of heart which commonly accompanies these qualities.
Enfantin thus became sole "father," and the few who were chiefly attracted by his religious pretensions and aims still adhered to him.
The political and the commercial proposals were alike received with coldness, because the native diplomatists had aims which could not be reconciled completely with the policy of any other country, and the native merchants were afraid of foreign competition.
Peter had endeavoured to import from western Europe the essentials of good government and such of the useful arts as were required for the development of the natural resources of the country; Catherine did likewise, but she did not restrict herself to purely utilitarian aims in the narrower sense of the term.
This was clearly perceived and keenly felt by the educated classes, and as soon as the strong hand of the uncompromising autocrat was withdrawn, they clamoured loudly for radical changes in the aims and methods of their rulers.
In the meantime his aims had been gradually concentrating.
Such an attempt to bind together nations with such different aims and characters was doomed to failure.
He found there, as he subsequently explained, the most confused ideas current as to the aims of the Allies in the war, and deliberate perversions circulated by enemy agents.
Scholasticism aims, it is true, in its chief representatives, at demonstrating that the content of revelation and the teaching of reason are identical.
His appreciations of his contemporaries throw more light on his own prejudices than on their aims and ideas.
This was inevitable in the absence of trustworthy information on an adequate scale, and from the immediately practical aims of the writers.
It is, in fact, quite true that many of them were more interested in practical aims than in the advancement of economic science.
The system itself aims in principle at being thoroughly monistic; but, since matter, although created by God out of nothing, was regarded merely as the sphere in which souls are punished and purified, the system is pervaded by a strongly dualistic element.
The ostensible aims of the expedition, as drawn up by him, and countersigned by the Directory on the 12th of April, were the seizure of Egypt, the driving of the British from all their possessions in the East and the cutting of the Suez canal.
But apart from these public aims there were private motives which weighed with Bonaparte.
Finally, it should be noted that, amid the failure of the national aims which the Directory and Bonaparte set forth, his own desires received a startlingly complete fulfilment.
Fidelity to the emperor and to the teaching of the Roman Catholic doctrine formed part of the aims of this comprehensive corporation.
The horror aroused by this crime did not long deaden the feeling, at least in official circles, that something must be done to introduce the principle of heredity, as the surest means of counteracting the aims of conspirators.
The terms last named indicate the nature of the aims which Napoleon had in view at Tilsit.
The coercion of England's oldest ally had long been one of Napoleon's most cherished aims, and was expressly provided for in that compact.
That was an explicit statement of Venetian aims and contentions: the place and people had made each other and now belonged exclusively to each other.
His guiding principle in treating both of the history and of the present condition of the church was - that Christianity has room for the various tendencies of human nature, and aims at permeating and glorifying them all; that according to the divine plan these various tendencies are to occur successively and simultaneously and to counterbalance each other, so that the freedom and variety of the development of the spiritual life ought not to be forced into a single dogmatic form" (Otto Pfleiderer, Development of Theology, p. 280).
On the Western side, and among the crusaders themselves, there were two factors of importance, already mentioned above - the aims of the adventurer prince, and the interests of the Italian merchant; while on the Eastern side there are again two - the policy of the Greeks, and the condition of the Mahommedan East.
It was commanded by Pedro Menendez de Aviles (1523-1574), one of whose aims was to destroy the Huguenot settlement.
The westward expansion of the United States made necessary American ports on the Gulf of Mexico; consequently the acquisition of West Florida as well as of New Orleans was one of the aims of the negotiations which resulted in the Louisiana Purchase of 1803.
For this admixture of secular with spiritual aims there was considerable excuse.
The German and Swiss Reformers also believed that the end of the world was near, but they had different aims in view from those of the Anabaptists.
In 434, three years after the council of Ephesus, he wrote the Commonitorium adversus profanas omnium haereticorum novitates, in which he ultimately aims at Augustine's doctrine of grace and predestination.
But Austria, which had made a great show of seconding their efforts, now began to unmask her real aims, which were to take advantage of Turkey's embarrassments to push her own claims in the principalities and the Balkan Peninsula.
Otherwise the revolution was effected almost without bloodshed; for a time the insurgent bands disappeared in Macedonia, and the rival " nationalities " - Greek, Albanian, Turk, Armenian, Servian, Bulgarian and Jew - worked harmoniously together for the furtherance of common constitutional aims. On the 6th of August Kiamil Pasha, an advanced Liberal, became grand vizier, and a new cabinet was formed, including a Greek, Prince Mavrocordato, an Armenian, Noradounghian, and the Sheikh-ul-Islam.
6th, 1907), probably the longest and most argumentative papal utterance extant, also aims primarily at Loisy, although here the vehemently scholastic redactor's determination to piece together a strictly coherent, complete a priori system of "Modernism" and his self-imposed restriction to medieval categories of thought as the vehicles for describing essentially modern discoveries and requirements of mind, make the identification of precise authors and passages very difficult.
He made it one of the aims of his life to free politics and jurisprudence from the control of theology, and fought bravely and consistently for freedom of thought and speech on religious matters.
Much of this progress is due to the state, one of the principal aims of the Hungarian government being the creation of a large and independent native industry.
There are besides a number of learned societies in the various provinces for the fostering of special provincial or national aims. There are also a number of societies for the propagation of culture, both amongst the Hungarian and the non-Hungarian nationalities.
Thus the ancient kingdom was divided into three separate states with divergent aims and interests, a condition of things which, with frequent rearrangements, continued for more than 150 years.
In general he deserves the praise of steadily keeping in view the higher aims and interests of society in connexion with the regulation and development of its material life.
The treason trial which opened at Zagreb in March 1909 pursued the parallel aims of intimidating the Serbs of Croatia, of splitting the new-found unity of Serb and Croat and of proving to the outside world the existence of a dangerous Pan-Serb movement organized from Belgrade inside the monarchy and amply justifying the countermove of annexation.
But though he was thus able to carry the first reading of the new constitution by 227 to 93 votes, he was faced by the passive resistance of the great majority of Croats and Slovenes, who regarded with suspicion his " Great Serbian " and centralizing aims. It is significant that Protic, hitherto Pasic's most intimate associate, withdrew from the Radical party and from Parliament rather than sanction a constitution so inimical to provincial interests: while Trumbic, the foremost advocate of full national unity, recorded his vote against it.
Since this last collection includes a psalm (cx.) which can scarcely refer to any one earlier than Simon the Maccabee, and cannot well be later than his time, we are justified in assigning the compilation of this collection to about the year 140 B.C. But by this time a great change had taken place in the aims and aspirations of the Jews.
One of his great aims was to secure for the Nestorian clergy freedom to marry, and this was finally sanctioned by a council at Seleucia in 486 (Labourt, op. cit., chap. vi.).
Many forms of clothing, moreover, seem to call attention to those parts of the body of which, under the conditions of Western civilization at the present day, it aims at the concealment; certain articles of dress worn by the New Hebrideans, the Zulu-Xosa tribes, certain tribes of Brazil and others, are cases in point.
Among his works are Fasti Etonenses (1899) his father's Life (1899); The Schoolmaster (1902), a commentary on the aims and methods of an assistant schoolmaster in a public school; a study of Archbishop Laud (1887); monographs on D.
and has an average depth of 30 ft., is Winona (formerly Spring Fountain) Park (incorporated 1895 largely by Presbyterians), which primarily aims to combine the advantages of Northfield, Massachusetts, and Chautauqua, New York.
The last two categories, which do not become prominent anywhere in Europe until the 12th century, had, like all gilds, a religious tinge, but their aims were primarily worldly, and their functions were mainly of an economic character.
Their organization and aims were in general the same throughout western Europe.
But the regulation of industry was always paramount to social and religious aims; the chief object of the craft gild was to supervise the processes of manufacture and to control the monopoly of working and dealing in a particular branch of industry.
had been consecrated by the greatness of his character and aims, was less impressive when it served as a cloak for an unlimited personal ambition and a family pride which displayed itself in unblushing nepotism.
The aims of the Cogers were "the promotion of the liberty of the subject and the freedom of the Press, the maintenance of loyalty to the laws, the rights and claims of humanity and the practice of public and private virtue."
In the Fragmente he aims at nationalizing German poetry and freeing it from all extraneous influence.
The theory of emanation, which had its source in certain moral and religious ideas, aims first of all at explaining the origin of mental or spiritual existence as an effluence from the divine and absolute spirit.
The chief motives were landscapes of a peculiarly wild and romantic type, animal life, trees and flowers, and figtire compositions drawn from Chinese and Buddhist history and Taoist legend; and these, together with the grand aims and strange shortcomings of its principles and the limited range of its methods, were adopted almost without change by Japan.
But various obstacles arose from the diversity of aims among the allies; and St John was induced, contrary to the most solemn obligations, to enter into separate and secret negotiations with France for the security of English interests.
The aims of the former, prudent, procrastinating and vacillating by nature, never extended probably beyond the propitiation of his Tory followers; and it is difficult to imagine that Bolingbroke could have really advocated the Pretender's recall, whose divine right he repudiated and whose religion and principles he despised.
His style aims at effectiveness by pregnant expression, sententiousness, archaism.
An agricultural reform initiated by the provisional Government aims at the distribution of the fallow lands of the large estates and the better exploitation of the land.
The publication of the Allgemeine and General-Reformation der ganzen weiten Welt (Cassel, 1614), and the Fama Fraternitatis (Cassel, 1615) by the theologian Johann Valentin Andrea (1586-1654), caused immense excitement throughout Europe, and they not only led to many re-issues, but were followed by numerous pamphlets, favourable and otherwise, whose authors generally knew little, if anything, of the real aims of the original author, and doubtless in not a few cases amused themselves at the expense of the public. It is probable that the first work was circulated in MS. about 1610, for it is said that a reply was written in 1612 (according to Herder), but if so, there was no mention of the cult before that decade.
Strickland, who had been elected while an undergraduate on the cry of equality of rights for Maltese and English, and Mizzi, the leader of the anti-English agitation, were, as soon as elected, given seats in the executive council to co-operate with the government; but their aims were irreconcilable.
However, both the recovery of the compilers' aims and attempted reconstructions are precluded from finality by the scantiness of independent historical evidence.
Tirpitz himself maintains that his naval aspirations were directed not towards a war with Great Britain, but to the creation of a state of naval equilibrium or of German superiority, which would have enabled Germany to insist upon the unreserved cooperation of British policy in her world aims. It was probably true that Germany's policy was directed rather towards being so strong at sea as to make England unwilling to fight her unless absolutely necessary, than towards actually challenging British naval supremacy.
Another set merely aims at developing the gas from the carbide and putting it into a storageholder with as little ï¿½ loss as possible, and these are termed "boiled" after being formed.
Further, he not only created a style of his own, but, instead of taking the substance of his writings from Greek poetry, or from a remote past, he treated of the familiar matters of daily life, of the politics, the wars, the administration of justice, the eating and drinking, the money-making and money-spending, the scandals and vices, which made up the public and private life of Rome in the last quarter of the and century B.C. This he did in a singularly frank, independent and courageous spirit, with no private ambition to serve, or party cause to advance, but with an honest desire to expose the iniquity or incompetence of the governing body, the sordid aims of the middle class, and the corruption and venality of the city mob.
For students of Latin literature, the chief interest of studying the fragments of Lucilius consists in the light which they throw on the aims and methods of Horace in the composition of his satires, and, though not to the same extent, of his epistles.
It emphasizes more particularly the position of the Hebrews as a religious community, bound together by common aims and by their covenant-relation with the national God, Yahweh.
His foreign policy, less happy and less wise, was animated by two aims - to increase the French power in Italy and to seat himself on the papal throne; and these aims he sought to achieve by diplomacy, not by force.
The secret of his success was essential unity of direction and coordination of aims in all branches of his enterprises.
He was reported to have already expended the equivalent of about 250,000,000 on these aims and to be continuing to sink further millions in them.
Much more than commercial advantage lay behind Germany's aims; political advantages of incalculable importance were also in view.
He died in the summer of 1904, amid the consternation of supporters and the deep grief of opponents of his Zionistic aims.
Celsus and Porphyry are the two early literary opponents of Christianity who have most claim to consideration, and it is worth noticing that, while they agree alike in high aims, in skilful address and in devoted toil, their religious standpoints are widely dissimilar.
Scott's The Fourth Gospel (1906) gives a lucid, critical and religiously tempered account of the Gospel's ideas, aims, affinities, difficulties and abiding significance.
Barton, A Text-Book on Sound (1908), aims to provide students with a text-book on sound, embracing both its experimental and theoretical aspects.
He realized the disinterested aims pursued by the British government, without always approving its methods.
For, true to its nature, it has itself drawn up no complete programme of its objects, and, in addition to its avowed aims, its subsidiary effects claim attention.
That science must be left free to determine the aims of her investigation, to select and apply her own methods, and to publish the results of her researches without restraint, is a postulate which Ultramontanism either cannot understand or treats with indifference, for it regards as strange and incredible the fundamental law governing all scientific research - that there is for it no higher aim than the discovery of the truth.
This is what the Gospel of Christ aims chiefly at producing as its proper fruit; and the Apostolic Fathers would have desired no better record than that they were themselves genuine "epistles of Christ."
Cottage and village nursing are varieties of the same department; the former is organized on the benefit system, and aims at supplying domestic help and sick-nursing combined in rural districts for an annual subscription of from 2s.
In everything he showed his desire to carry out the aims which he expressed to his consort in April 1806: "Justice demands that I should make this people as happy as the scourge of war will permit."
It has been pointed out how Charlemagne pressed the monks into the service of his civilizing aims. We admire this; but it is certain that he thereby alienated monasticism from its original ideals.
While sympathizing with the ideas and aims of the "Young Turkey" party, he was anxious to restrain its impatience, but the sultan's obduracy led to a coalition between the grand vizier, the war minister and Midhat Pasha, which deposed him in May 1876, and he was murdered in the following month.
He regarded the acquisition of knowledge as an end in itself, and in consequence he gained a wider outlook on the aims of scientific inquiry than had been enjoyed by his predecessors for many centuries.
She was the unmistakable child of the age so far as Englishmen shared in its characteristics, for with her English aims she combined some Italian methods and ideas.
As a man of practical aims he required a circle through Elisha.
This is accomplished by the practice of virtue, which aims at likeness to God, and leads up to God.
The work De mysteriis Aegyptiorum is the best sample of the views and aims of these philosophers.
In his view, Nature has made provision for social wellbeing by the principle of the human constitution which prompts every man to better his condition: the individual aims only at his private gain, but is "led by an invisible hand" to promote the public good; human institutions, by interfering with this principle in the name of the public interest, defeat their own end; but, when all systems of preference or restraint are taken away, "the obvious and simple system of natural liberty establishes itself of its own accord."
Since, further, according to him the fulfilment of prophecy is the only valid proof of Christianity, he thus secretly aims a blow at Christianity as a revelation.
For even nature does nothing in vain, but aims at final causes, which she uniformly realizes, except so far as matter by its spontaneity (Cure?) Tow atrop arov) causes accidental effects; and the ends of nature are no form of good, nor even the good of man, but the essences of natural substances themselves, and, above them all, the good God Himself.
While nature aims at Him as design, as an end, a motive, a final cause, God's occupation (bca-yw'yi) is intelligence (vo oLs); and since essence, not indeed in all being, but in being understood, becomes identical with intelligence, God in understanding essence is understanding Himself; and in short, God's intelligence is at once intelligence of Himself, of essence and of intelligence, - Kai g vrt y vo o'ts varrecos v6 n (Met.
A right government is one which aims at the general good, whereas any government which aims at its own good is a deviation.
So, although a certain amount of the narrative could date from the days of Moses, the Exodus story has been made the vehicle for the aims and ideals of subsequent ages, and has been adapted from time to time to the requirements of later stages of thought.
In the hands of Baha the aims of the sect became much more practical and ethical, and the wilder pantheistic tendencies and metaphysical hair-splittings of the early Balls almost disappeared.
His main purpose was to modernize and reinterpret Christianity; he says in the preface to the third edition of the book: "I have written it solely in the service of evangelical truth, to win to the truth those especially who have been most unhappily alienated from the church and its interests, in a great measure through the fault of a reactionary party, blinded by hierarchical aims."
Mansel and Jowett, Green and Caird, Bradley and Bosanquet arose in quick succession, the predecessors of a generation which aims at a new metaphysics.
Weber, whose Metaphysik, completed in 1891, starting from the ego and the analysis of consciousness, aims at arriving at the distinction between spirit and nature, and at rising to the spirit of God the Creator.
Many of them had tried to effect something; but these isolated efforts were often countermined by incompatible aims, and had produced no serious results.
But, as regards its temporal aims on Italy, the most inconvenient and tenacious, if not the most dangerous, adversary of the 12th-century papacy was the Roman commune.
were compelled to exert their diplomacy against the aggrandizing aims of the man they had themselves installed in southern Italy, and to protect the Greek emperor, with whom they were negotiating the religious question.
As from 1849 to 1870 the fate of the papacy was determined not so much by domestic conditions, which, save for certain slight ameliorations, were those of the preceding reigns, as by foreign politics, it is necessary to consider the relations of Rome with each of the powers in turn; and in so doing one must trace not merely the negotiations of kings and popes, but must seek to understand also the aims of parliamentary parties, which from 1848 on increasingly determine ecclesiastical legislation.
They brought its existing tendencies into greater relief, set before it new aims and diverted it into new channels.
The real aims of his rule were disclosed in the second phase of his pontificate.
A rapprochement with France inevitably entailed not only an alliance with modern democracy, but also a recognition of its principles and aims. In Rome there was no room for both pope and king.
responsible for the excesses committed by the subordinate departments of his government, in disclosing prosecuting and sometimes even fraudulently misrepresenting his aims and ends.
The letters written to his friend Benjamin Abbott at this time give a lucid account of his aims in life, and of his methods of self-culture, when his mind was beginning to turn to the experimental study of nature.
It aims less at clearness and vividness than at epigrammatic point.
The gardener aims usually at producing stout, robust, short-jointed stems, instead of long lanky growths defective in woody tissue.
In Holland and Zeeland William was supreme, but elsewhere his aims and his principles were misrepresented and misunderstood.
Proportional representation aims at the protection of minorities, and its working out is a little intricate, or at all events difficult to describe.
1867) in his Poemes ingenus (I goo) aims at simplicity of form, and seems to have learnt the art of his musical verse direct from Racine.
Miss dough's personal charm and high aims, together with the development of Newnham College under her care, led her to be regarded as one of the foremost leaders of the women's educational movement.
The influence of Flood did much to give direction to Grattan's political aims; and it was through no design on Grattan's part that when Lord Charlemont brought him into the Irish parliament in 1775, in the very session in which Flood damaged his popularity by accepting office, Grattan quickly superseded his friend in the leadership of the national party.
Thus, under Maximilian of Bavaria and Christian of Anhalt respectively the two great parties were gaining a better idea of their own needs and of each others aims and were watching vigilantly the position in the duchies of Cleves, Julich and Berg, where a dispute over the succession was impending.
His prime object was, however, to secure for himself a great territorial position, possibly that of king of Bohemia, and it is obvious that his aims and ambitions were diametrically opposed to the ends desired by Ferdinand and by his Spanish and Bavarian allies.
Legislation, therefore, has generally taken the form of a series of elaborate codes, each of which aims at scientific completeness, and further alterations have been made by amendments in the origipal code.
Of Russia; Metternich, &c.) Judged by the standard of its own aims Metternich's diplomacy was, on the whole, completely successful.
What he usually aims at is either to record the more or less rapid movements of he ground which we can feel, or the slow but large disturbances which do not appeal to our unaided senses.
He now became specially interested in the establishment of an Irish literary theatre; and he founded and conducted an occasional periodical (appearing fitfully at irregular intervals), called first Beltain and later Samhain, to expound its aims and preach his own views, the first number appearing in May 1899.
Previous explorers kept scientific aims in view, but the idea of scientific archaeology was not realized by them.
His laws to this end were engraved on a great stela in the temple of Karnak, of which sufficient remains to bear witness to his high aims, while the prosperity of the succeeding reigns shows how well he realized the necessities of the state.
Their aims, inspired by their admiration for English institutions, were far in advance of the possibilities of the time, and even after they had been raised to regular ministerial positions but little of their programme could be realized.
The possibility of theoun states entering into a combination which Y g g would enable them to offer a united resistance to foreign interference while simultaneously effecting a compromise in regard to their national aims, has at various times occupied the attention of Balkan politicians.
His aims in some respects anticipated those of his Tudor successors, but he would have accomplished them on medieval lines as a constitutional ruler.
Among his minor treatises, the most important are the vindication of the character and aims of Oliver Cromwell, and the sketch of the contendings of the Church of Scotland.
During the great sailors' strike at Marseilles in 1904 he showed pronounced sympathy with the socialistic aims and methods of the strikers, and a strong feeling was aroused that his Radical sympathies tended to a serious weakening of the navy and to destruction of discipline.
Throughout his writings we see the impress, not only of his distinctive genius and of his extraordinary gifts, but also of his special views, aims and aspirations.
to) The gist of it, omitting a few repetitions, is as follows: "There are two aims which he who has given up the world ought not to follow after - devotion, on the one hand, to those things whose attractions depend upon the passions, a low and pagan ideal, fit only for the worldly-minded, ignoble, unprofitable, and the practice on the other hand of asceticism, which is painful, ignoble, unprofitable.
The negative, un-Aryan, is used of each of the two low aims. It is possible that this rendering should have been introduced into the translation; but the ethical meaning, though still associated with the tribal meaning, had probably already become predominant in the language of the time.
The Knights of the Golden Circle, and other secret societies, whose aims were the promulgation of state sovereignty and the extension of aid to the Confederate states, began to flourish, and it is said that in 1864 there were 50,000 members of the Sons of Liberty in the state.
Here, as in contemporaneous criticisms of Kant's ethical writings, Hegel aims at correcting the abstract discussion of a topic by treating it in its systematic interconnexions.
But reason finds much in the world recognizing no kindred with her, and so turning to practical activity seeks in the world the realization of her own aims. Either in a crude way she pursues her own pleasure, and finds that necessity counteracts her cravings; or she endeavours to find the world in harmony with the heart, and yet is unwilling to see fine aspirations crystallized by the act of realizing them.
Reason abandons her efforts to mould the world, and is content to let the aims of individuals work out their results independently, only stepping in to lay down precepts for the cases where individual actions conflict, and to test these precepts by the rules of formal logic.
The books were compiled and preserved for definite aims, and their teaching is directed now to the needs of the people as a whole - as in the ever popular stories of Genesis - now to the inculcation of the lessons of the past, and now to matters of ritual.
While the code, according to its own lights, aims at strict justice rather than charity, the Old Testa ment has reforming aims, and the religious, legislative and social ideals are characterized by the insistence upon a lofty moral and ethical standard.
Long before his death he realized that he had outlived his own principles, and many of his former admirers had commenced to dub him a "rank conservative," whose political aims and reforms were no longer adequate.
It will be seen, however, that neither Socrates nor Isocrates was philosopher in any strict sense of the word, the speculative aims of physicists and metaphysicians being foreign to the practical theories both of the one and of the other.
Contrariwise, the sophists were always and essentially professors of the higher education; and, although in process of time specialization assimilated sophistry to the arts, at the outset at any rate, its declared aim - the cultivation of the civic character - sufficiently distinguished sophistical education both from professional instruction and from artistic training: It is true too that in some of the colonies philosophy had busied itself with higher education; but here again the forerunners of the sophists are easily distinguished from the sophists, since the sophists condemned not only the scientific speculations of their predecessors, but also their philosophical aims, and offered to the Greek world a new employment for leisure, a new intellectual ambition.
1, 1), swordsmanship, and forensic argumentation, implies that they came to eristic not from the sophistry of Socrates, but from that of the later humanists, polymaths of the type of Hippias; (2) that the fifth and sixth definitions of the Sophist, in which " that branch of eristic which brings pecuniary gain to the practitioner " is opposed to the " patience-trying, purgative elenchus " of Socrates, indicate that contemporary with Socrates there were eristics whose aims were not his; (3) that, whereas the sophist of the final definition " disputes, and teaches others to dispute, about things divine, cosmical, metaphysical, legal, political, technical, in fact, about all things," we have no ground for supposing that the Megarians and the Cynics used their eristic for any purpose except the defence of their logical heresies.
During this first period of their dealings with India the aims of the British were purely those of traders, without any aspirations to military power or territorial aggrandizement; but in the period that followed, the gradual decay of the Mogul empire from within, and the consequent anarchy, forced the English to take up arms in their own defence, and triumphing over one enemy after another they found themselves at last in the place of the Moguls.
Originally, IIarith seems to have had the highest aims, but in reality he did more than any one else to weaken the Arabic dominion.
He aims at describing what he 9 Hume, Treatise of Human Nature, i.
Finally, it is on the whole in keeping with Mill's presuppositions to admit even in the case of the method of difference that in practice it is approximative and instructive, while the theoretical formula, to which it aims at approaching asymptotically as limit, if exact, is in some sense sterile.
The views of life held by the ordinary mortal as well as his aims and motives must be radically altered; and simultaneously a change must take place in his modes of speech, conduct and thought.
He left many notes that throw light upon his aims and methods in composing Leaves of Grass.
As the earlier one set forth in orderly sequence (Ka0eVjs) the providential stages by which Jesus was led, " in the power of the Spirit," to begin the establishment of the consummated Kingdom of God, so the later work aims at setting forth on similar principles its extension by means of His chosen representatives or apostles.
They make up an account fairly adequate to the manifoldness of the book; yet they may be summed up in three ideas, together constituting the moral which this history of the expansion of Christianity aims at bringing home to its readers.
In this aspect the book " as a whole is according to the aims of the author and in reality a historical work " (p. 41; cf.
There is, nevertheless, no essential contradiction here, only such a difference of emphasis as belongs to the standpoints and aims of the two writers amid their respective 'Though this view had the support of J.
What they did was not only to keep the native race apart from social intercourse with themselves, but to shut them out from all participation in their own higher aims, and especially in their own religious convictions and ceremonial practices.
Stern and ambitious he certainly was, but his aims can scarcely be said to have exceeded his prerogatives as emperor; and though he had sometimes recourse when in straits to expedients almost diabolically ingenious in their cruelty, yet his general conduct was marked by a clemency which in that age was exceptional.
On the other hand, these " Escobarine morals " by no means passed unchallenged; ever since the foundation of the society the aims and methods of the Jesuits had called forth lively opposition in many parts of Catholic Europe, and not least in Loyola's native land of Spain.
It is very probable that Vindex had other aims in view than the deposition of Nero and the substitution of a fresh emperor in his place, and that the liberation of northern Gaul from Roman rule was part of his plan.'
But his efforts were defeated by the unrelenting hostility of the church, and by the incapacity of his contemporaries to understand his aims. After being forced in his lifetime to submit to authority, he was consigned by Dante to hell.
It is the note of every great religious reformer, Moses, Buddha, Paul, Mani, Mahomet, St Francis, Luther, to enlighten and direct it to higher aims, substituting a true personal holiness for a ritual purity or taboo, which at the best was viewed as a kind of physical condition and contagion, inherent as well in things and animals as in man.
Security, and in particular the absence of arbitrary impositions, combined with convenient modes of collection, have come to be recognized as indispensable auxiliaries in financial administration which further aims at the selection of really productive forms of charge.
The terrible power of excommunication is claimed for the church; but the council of the realm also is called to use the power given them by God to put down all religion but the reformed, and to further the aims and carry out the sentences AA.
The small-livings fund aims at bringing up to £200 a year all stipends which fall short of that sum, of which there are nearly 400.
He seemed at length to have made satisfactory progress towards the realization of his cherished aims; the method essential for his Instauration was partially completed; and he had attained as high a rank in the state as he had ever contemplated.
9 Nevertheless, it is not to be imagined that by this being proposed as the great object of search there is thereby excluded all that has hitherto been looked upon as the higher aims of human life, such as the contemplation of truth.
The aims of Owen were described by himself in a letter addressed to Charles VI., king of France, who had hastened to acknowledge the upstart as Prince of Wales and had sent 12,000 troops on his behalf to Milford Haven.
This revived spirit of nationalism was by outsiders sometimes associated, quite erroneously, with the aims and actions of the Welsh parliamentary party, the spokesmen of political dissent in Wales; yet in reality this sentiment was shared equally by the clergy of the Established Church, and by a large number of the laity within its fold.
For his absolute individualism, which recognizes in the state, the church, the family only so many superficial and incidental provisions of human craft, the means of relief was absorption in the intellectual and purely ideal aims which prepare the way for the cessation of temporal individuality altogether.
John De Witt had been Spinoza's friend, and had bestowed a small pension upon him; he had Spinoza's full sympathy in his political aims. On receiving the news of the brutal murder of the two brothers, Spinoza burst into tears, and his indignation was so roused that he was bent upon publicly denouncing the crime upon the spot where it had been committed.
But it would be difficult to mention the name of any European king whose private life shows such a record of vulgar vice unredeemed by higher aims of any kind.
Karl August Ehrensvard (1745-1800) may be mentioned here as a critic whose aims somewhat resembled those of Thorild.
The party determined on independence was at first small, and compelled to conceal its aims till the ground had been prepared for open decisive action.
From the first, it aims at propaganda; and the nationality of the convert is a matter of indifference.
120) aims at establishing a parallel unification on the spiritualistic side; cf.
The non-rational man aims at self-preservation, and the wise man will imitate him deliberately, and when he fails he will suffer with equanimity.
The entire revolution which much of his policy underwent in order to effect this object bears too close a resemblance to the sudden and inexplicable changes of front habitual to placemen of the Tadpole 'stamp to be altogether pleasant to contemplate in a politician of pure aims and lofty ambition.
In 1847 he gave his first lecture at St Thomas's Hospital, on the "Aims and Philosophic Method of Pathological Research," followed a little later by lectures on general pathology in relation to the principles of diagnosis, and the treatment of disease.
To appreciate them we must take them for what they are, pieces of declamation, intended either to enliven the course of the narrative, to place vividly before the reader the feelings and aims of the chief actors, or more frequently still to enforce some lesson which the author himself has at heart.
The former, in fifteen books, aims to show that the Christians are justified in accepting the sacred writings of the Hebrews, and in rejecting the religion and philosophy of the Greeks.
Its subject is the manifestation of God in the incarnation of the Word, and it aims to give with an apologetic purpose a brief exposition of the divine authority and influence of Christianity.
The former and briefer aims simply to expose the errors of Marcellus, whom Eusebius accuses of Sabellianism, the latter to refute them.
The Patio process, sometimes named the American-heap-amalgamation process, which is carried out principally in Mexico, aims at amalgamating the silver in the open in a circular enclosure termed a torta, the floor of which is generally built of flagstones.
However atrocious its conception and its aims, it is impossible not to feel, together with horror for the deed, some pity and admiration for the guilty persons who took part in it.
In 1782 a society for publishing Swedenborg's writings was formed in Manchester, and in December 1783 a little company of sympathizers with similar aims met in London and founded " The Theosophical Society," among the members of which were John Flaxman the sculptor, William Sharpe the engraver, and F.
For the most part this is founded on Dutch models, and testifies in a high degree to the king's progressive aims. Provision was made for the better education of the lower, and the restriction of the political influence of the higher clergy; there were stern prohibitions against wreckers and "the evil and unchristian practice of selling peasants as if they were brute beasts"; the old trade gilds were retained, but the rules of admittance thereto made easier, and trade combinations of the richer burghers, to the detriment of the smaller tradesmen, were sternly forbidden.
Self-culture and self-effectuation seemed to him the highest aims of man.
The two great aims he had in view were to prevent the establishment of Russia on the Bosporus and of France on the Nile, and he regarded the maintenance of the authority of the Porte as the chief barrier against both these aggressions.
Thus appeared in succession the following volumes: (First Series) (1841); Essays (Second Series) (1844) Representative Men (1850); English Traits (1856); The Conduct of Life (1860); Society and Solitude (1870); Letters and Social Aims (1876).
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Political and religious aims were combined in this new theory.
Towards the beginning of the century the first Oireachtas was held in Dublin; it was the equivalent of the Welsh Eisteddfod, and became an annual event, and from this time forward the movement (which had now added to its aims a new clause - the support of Irish industries) began to go forward of its own momentum.
Soon after he saw an ascetic walking in a calm and dignified manner, and asking who that was, was told by his charioteer the character and aims of the Wanderers, the travelling teachers, who played so great a part in the intellectual life of the time.
Two interviews have been recorded which show the true aims of these two promoters of the Bond at the outset.
His addresses at Marseilles on the 26th of October 1896, at Carmaux on the 27th of December 1896, and at Roubaix on the 10th of April 1897, were triumphs of clear and eloquent exposition of the political and social aims of the Progressist party.
He himself was too much like a dictator; even his own followers complained that he was over-masterful, and the most important of them, the young earl of Gloucester, was gradually estranged from him by finding his requests often refused and his aims crossed by the old earls action.
His policy was sound; peace with France, the rehabilitation of the dwindling foreign trade of England, and the maintenance of law and justice by strong-handed governance were his main aims.
When the rising was well started Warwick declared his sympathy with the, aims of the insurgents, wedded his daughter to Clarence despite the kings prohibition of the match, and raised a force at Calais with which he landed in Kent, But his plot was already successful before he reached the scene of operations.
Legislation, which only incidentally affects him, is very much less exciting to the ordinary citizen than taxation, which aims directly at his pocket.
The two sections of which the government was composed had different aims. The Rockingham section, which now looked up to Fox, rested on aristocratic connection and influence; the Shelburne section was anxious to gain popular support by active reforms, and to gain over the king to their side.
As they did not understand the aims of the French Revolutionists, they were unable to make that excuse for even so much of their conduct as admits of excuse.
The "age of small factions" was now succeeded by an age of great principles, and selfish ties of mere families and persons were transformed into a union resting on common conviction and patriotic aims. It was Burke who did more than any one else to give to the Opposition, under the first half of the reign of George III., this stamp of elevation and grandeur.
Burke attempted to defend the alliance on the ground of the substantial agreement between Fox and North in public aims. The defence is wholly untenable.
As we have already said, dread of the peril to the constitution from the new aims of George III.
And this anger and disgust were exasperated by the dread with which certain proceedings in England had inspired him, that the aims, principles, methods and language which he so misdoubted or abhorred in France were likely to infect the people of Great Britain.
He assumed that, in certain circumstances of sorrow and need, the fasting instinct would sometimes be felt by the community and the individual; what He was chiefly concerned about was to warn His followers against the mistaken aims which His contemporaries were so apt to contemplate in their fasting (Matt.
Therefore it declares that nothing in this constitution is to be construed as an authoritative test; and we cordially invite to our working fellowship any who, while differing from us in belief, are in general sympathy with our spirit and our practical aims."
They must repudiate their Republican aims; and S.
Gradually there came to be facing each other a great political Christendom, whose rulers were statesmen, with aims and policy of a worldly type, and a religious Christendom, full of the ideas of separation from the world by self-sacrifice and of participation in the benefits of Christ's work by an ascetic imitation.
exhibited, not in the skilful pursuit, but in the rational disregard of pleasure, - in the clear apprehension of the intrinsic worthlessness of this and most other objects of men's ordinary desires and aims. Pleasure, indeed, Antisthenes declared roundly to be an evil; " Better madness than a surrender to pleasure."
As we saw, his distinction between practical and speculative Wisdom belongs to the deepest of his disagreements with his master; and in the case of StKatoQ5vi again he distinguishes the wider use of the term to express Law-observance, which (he says) coincides with the social side of virtue generally, and its narrower use for the virtue that " aims at a kind of equality," whether (I) in the distribution of wealth, honour, &c., or (2) in commercial exchange, or (3) in the reparation of wrong done.
Partly, no doubt, the limited influence of his disciples, the Peripatetics, is to be attributed to that exaltation of the purely speculative life which distinguished the Aristotelian ethics from other later systems, and which was too alien from the common moral consciousness to find much acceptance in an age in which the ethical aims of philosophy had again become paramount.
We may observe, too, that the Stoics rejected the divergence which we have seen gradually taking place in Platonic-Aristotelian thought from the position of Socrates, " that no one aims at what he knows to be bad."
Nor have we to consider the special doctrines that have formed the bond of union of the Christian communities except in their ethical aspect, their bearing on the systematization of human aims and activities.
Thus the object of hunger is not the pleasure of eating but food; hunger is therefore, strictly speaking, no more " interested " than benevolence; granting that the pleasures of the table are an important element in the happiness at which self-love aims, the same at least may be said for the pleasures of love and sympathy.
Indeed, we may say that an egoist must be doubly self-regulative, since rational self-love ought to restrain not only other impulses, but itself also; for as happiness is made up of feelings that result from the satisfaction of impulses other than self-love, any over-development of the latter, enfeebling these other impulses, must proportionally diminish the happiness at which self-love aims. If, then, it be admitted that human impulses are naturally under government, the natural claim of conscience or the moral faculty to be the supreme governor will hardly be denied.
It connects the moral world by a deductive process with the fundamental idea of knowledge and being; it offers a view of the entire world of human action which at all events aims at being exhaustive; it presents an arrangement of the matter of the science which tabulates its constituents after the model of the physical sciences; and it supplies a sharply defined treatment of specific moral phenomena in their relation to the fundamental idea of human life as a whole.
Baader starts from the position that human reason by itself can never reach the end it aims at, and maintains that we cannot throw aside the presuppositions of faith, church and tradition.
Obedience, endurance, military success - these were the aims constantly kept in view, and beside these all ether ends took a secondary place.
Written under the obvious influence of later religious aims, it is especially valuable because one can readily compare the two methods of presenting the old traditions.'
Although the priestly source shows how the lore could be reshaped, and Jubilees represents later efforts along similar lines, it is evident that for ordinary readers the patriarchal traditions could not be presented in an entirely new form, and that to achieve their aims the writers could not be at direct variance with current thought.
but his aims, and nothing great but the results he attained; yet however different Charles he might have been he could not have done better, VIII.
He therefore had but two aims: to increase his power at home and to enlarge his kingdom abroad.
With these views he carried into the fields of philosophy the aims and spirit of the Moslem theologian.
These aims are most laudable, and in no way subversive; but the author must have had some particular reasons for emphasizing these questions rather than others; and the examination of these reasons may help us to determine the nationality of this collection.
The Red-books revealed very plainly the aims of the king and his minister.
The Detroit Board of Commerce, organized in 1903, brought into one association the members of three former bodies, making a compact organization with civic as well as commercial aims. The board has brought into active co-operation nearly all the leading business men of the city and many of the professional men.
He thus aims at placing before his readers at each stage a complete survey of the field of action from Spain to Syria and Egypt.
It deals, that is, with events and with their causes, and aims at an accurate record and explanation of ascertained facts.
His favourite theories of the nature and aims of history, of the distinction between the universal and special histories, of the duties of an historian, sound as most of them are in themselves, are enforced with wearisome iteration; more than once the effect of a graphic picture is spoilt by obtrusive moralizing.
One of its practical aims is to obtain a wide and accurate knowledge of remedial substances in relation to their application in the treatment of disease, while another is to discover new or improved remedies.
This body existed till 1604, when it fell under suspicion of being political in its aims, and was abolished by James I.
Nicholas was saved by the very belief of the conspirators in the universal sympathy of the army with their aims. Had the mutinous troops early in the day received the order to attack, they would have carried the waverers with them; but they hesitated to fire on comrades whom they expected to see march over to their side; and when at last the emperor had steeled his heart to use force, a few rounds of grape-shot sufficed to quell the mutiny.
Proverbs aims to show a person how to become adroit at the greatest skill of all, the skill of living.
The course aims to examine the cultural context of the built environment and the relationships between design and society.
The network aims to deepen democracy through greater citizen participation in local governance.
The teachers were in sympathy with the aims and ethos of the school.
He aims to make his product ubiquitous by selling it internationally.
achieve these aims, a high response is needed.
The acne Support Group aims to offer help and advice to anyone concerned or affected by acne or rosacea.
Whilst this aims to increase awareness of criminal activity, the project also looks to reduce the fear of crime among young people.
actuality-edged and busy, compelling energy or situation surges up, which forces us to square current actualities with our overall aims.
Biochemical Society - aims to promote the advancement of the science of Biochemistry.
aestheticsoach adopted is inter-disciplinary, and principally aims to strengthen the accounts that have been and are being developed in philosophical esthetics.
aims to promote the health of the whole community.
aims to raise £ 150,000 for Crisis ' work with single homeless people.
To achieve these aims, a high response is needed.
It opened with slogans that boldly declared the aims of the party: " Independent working class aid to the Soviet Union.
Devise a copyright policy outlining aims and objectives of the network.
Students did fulfill the aims although economic principles were not always correctly applied.
Three principal aims (targets) are being pursued.
Cambridgeshire is promoting the aims of the national firearms amnesty announced by the Home Office in March.
archaeologyct aims to raise awareness and investigate the archeology, history and natural heritage of the site.
Aims The purpose of this body would be to strengthen existing arrangements for the handling of food safety matters.
Arrhythmia Awareness Week arrhythmia Awareness Week Arrhythmia Awareness Week is a campaign that aims to improve the quality of life for people living with Cardiac Arrhythmias.
assess the extent to which the project has met its intended aims and delivered its outcomes.
eidetic atomism is thus a prime source of the philosophical " hypotheses " Hume aims to eliminate.
I'll describe our aims, our lab automation technology, and what " Grid-enabling " means for this at the moment.
Our aims aren't just to have a wide geographic presence but also a broad base of core skills and expertise.
Your aims are very similar to National Park purposes:- To conserve and enhance the natural beauty, wildlife and cultural heritage of the area.
behaviourearch aims to identify which method is most effective in changing the young person's attitudes to sexual behavior.
Bes site has is information about the Society's aims, membership and constitution.
Committee meetings are held approximately bimonthly and free membership is open to anyone interested in supporting the aims of the group.
AIMS The course will provide a basic grounding in key aspects of molecular bioscience with an emphasis on bioscience engineering.
It aims to synthesize 'any and all biological phenomena, from viral self-assembly to the evolution of the entire biosphere ' .
This book aims to assess the subject matter jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court and to explore the borderlines of judicial interpretation.
boundaryearch aims to push the boundaries of both the above developments.
This one-day course aims to explore literary Braille, ie, the way to read and write the English language.
Aims to combine the two bits of a double bridle into a single mouthpiece.
broad in nature and aims to cover all uses of optical radiation in medicine.
A further project, funded by the School, aims to develop methodologies for stability assessment of drugs using isothermal calorimetry.
The main aims are: Employ a Domestic Violence co - ordinator came into post in June.
The doctor aims the laser exactly onto the posterior lens capsule in order to cut away a small circle shaped area.
cetacean sightings in 1991, I set out several aims for the project.
The value and the aims of the project The fine rolls were the earliest rolls compiled by the English royal chancery.
physical force chartists led by O'Connor were not afraid to use violence to achieve their aims.
McTimoney chiropractic aims to restore nerve function in order to promote natural health.
This paper aims to bring greater clarity to the nebulous concept of the involved father.
codifyFRS codifies existing practice and aims to improve the consistency in the accounting treatment of tangible fixed assets.
These projects or aims include: (a) Do genetically distinct strains differ in their propensity to cause colitis or liver abscess?
The telecommunications council of Japan's Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications aims to see 4G services commercialized in the country by 2010.
The organizing committee aims to give the Dutch or European way of fly fishing for pike a central place.
To provide a service that is fully compatible with the aims of the NGfL.
Volunteer Challenge aims to achieve an active membership, which reflects the composition of the student and staff community it serves.
It aims to provide the reader with guidance to encourage confidence while retaining composure and authority when dealing with difficult situations.
This book aims to provide a reasonably concise guide to modern ideas about medical education.
confirmation of conformity with the relevant subject benchmark statement Program aims and outcomes are modeled on the subject benchmark statements.
The Healthy Living for Deafblind People project aims to: Work with people throughout Scotland who have either congenital or acquired dual sensory impairments.
A typology of aims is given, showing both congruence and diversity between companies.
congruent with the aims of the intervention.
One of the principle aims of this project is to bring together the objectives of building conservationists and energy conservationists.
One of the aims of the annual review of the assessment regulations is to improve the consistency of treatment of students.
consultancymonds has ambitious plans and aims to continue growing as one of the UK's largest and most diverse multidisciplinary consultancies.
This proposal aims both to simplify our existing molecular identification system for Calanus spp., and to expand it to include other common copepods.
Waterfront Projects This package of schemes aims to improve the waterway corridor running through Aire Valley.
The project aims to develop countermeasures for accident reduction with recommendations to be presented to decision makers in Greater Manchester.
The pack aims to enable children to learn how language works to increase their range of writing, make grammar enjoyable and foster creativity.
curator of the exhibition, Claire Doherty, aims to draw new audiences to experience contemporary art in unexpected sites, inspiring new stories.
Aims & Objectives: To facilitate the delivery of the Home Energy Conservation Act in the South West and the UK.
This project aims to improve the evidence base for historical demography in Tanzania in two ways.
This paper aims to provide an introduction, at an intermediate-level, to issues in European historical demography over the period.
Day 1 - Aims of course: Learning a repeatable method of treatment of the anterior dentition.
Computing Services then aims to provide a reliable and consistent pc desktop for every student using any lab PC.
Our CCTV initiative aims to improve public safety and confidence whilst actively deterring crime.
The charity aims to boost guests ' self-belief so that they can start the New Year with renewed determination to overcome their problems.
devolve responsibility for carrying through these aims.
dialogueroject aims to promote evidence-based practice and dialog between researchers, practitioners, managers and service users.
It aims to resolve conflicts by peaceful means and to pursue preventative diplomacy.
The EU landfill directive aims to divert wastes from landfills and will also influence the increase in the number of incinerators.
Perhaps surprisingly, SBS believes that the issues of quality are essentially identical for these two apparently disparate aims.
This consistent approach aims to reveal the divergence in their processes.
This short doc aims to set the record straight.
domination of global capital and the subversion of the aims of Chavez.
Before then, its aims to boost the performance and reduce the weight and size of the electric drivetrain further.
Staff Recruitment The College aims to be an equal opportunities employer.
CCC aims to combat social apathy and promote civic engagement through opening up dialog among the community, public and corporate sectors.
The scheme aims to help young people from 14 to 30 become more enterprising.
To identify with his aims in the sense of activating his peculiar anxiety gives a general entree into his world of ideas.
epigraphy society provides information on the aims, objectives and constitution of the society.
Back Pack aims to tackle the adverse effects of back pain and reduce the risk of recurrent back pain episodes.
The Feer measure aims to compute the exchange rate consistent with macroeconomic equilibrium.
In Canada, the government aims for 45 percent of the country's gasoline consumption to contain 10 percent ethanol by 2010.
The Society aims at promoting the exchange of knowledge and opinions concerning human ethology with all the other empirical sciences of human behavior.
Its aims are to trace the evolution of urban society from the expansion of the twelfth century to the uncertainty of the fifteenth.
examined the extent to which it is possible and appropriate to incorporate sustainable development into their department's aims and objectives.
The NHS executive aims to introduce pilot schemes in April.
Classroom based discussions and analysis can be incorporated or the process can be purely experiential depending what the group's aims are.
A final evaluation will assess the extent to which the project has met its intended aims and delivered its outcomes.
The overall aims of the team are to take appropriate action to remove the environmental eyesores that damage the City's appearance.
It also aims to plot the distribution of feral ferrets on the British mainland.
formulated in terms of these four aims.
furtherance of career aims.
Youth Access has a central and ongoing partnership with the National Youth Agency, which supports the furtherance of Youth Access's strategic aims.
The aims of palliative gastrectomy are often to enable oral food intake, stop bleeding or relieve pain.
The project aims to produce a gazetteer of markets and fairs in England and Wales down to 1540.
AIMS: To introduce students to the elements of population genetics.
By the Public Health Genetics Unit The P3G project aims to link data from four population genomics projects.
It also aims to ensure even geographical penetration across the West Midlands.
Aims Although conventional open repair remains the gold standard for younger patients, it is major surgery involving a large midline incision.
Venturesome aims to recycle its funds three to four times, in contrast to a one-off grant.
This PhD project aims to develop mechanistic models for the prediction of irradiated behavior in nuclear graphite.
BBC News, 6/6/05 Charging plan aims to prevent road gridlock.
Part of Liverpool John Moores University, it aims to empower organizations using digital technology, enabling them to create groundbreaking, innovative content.
hard-nosed business aims at their core: build the brand; sell the product.
Drug Aware this Australian site aims to provide information to minimize drug-related harm.
Conclusion - the challenges The Updated drug strategy (Home Office, 2002) aims to improve access to prescribed heroin.
Bandit Queen aims to kidnap the chef and take him back to her mountain hideaway.
Aims: to build on those issues raised in Paper 5a by pursuing selected topics in English historical linguistics in greater depth.
The review aims to include historiography, erudition, philosophies of history, methodologies of historical research and didactics of history.
icebreaker exercise which aims to facilitate ongoing interaction between members of online learning groups.
The aims indicated above are, no doubt, somewhat idealistic for a small new journal.
This article, therefore, aims to address this topic and, to some extent, rectify the imbalance.
The Bog Standard campaign aims to highlight the importance of access to decent hygiene facilities.
Aims to promote better awareness of all aspects of sexuality, including impotence.
This paper shows that these two aims are mutually inconsistent.
PROPOLIS aims to model and predict the growth and changes in 5 yearly increments, from the present year up to 2025.
Our key aims are to help our customers become financially independent and help reduce child poverty.
In Chichester district, the aims are: To promote local character individuality, by planting up rare Sussex fruit varieties.
OBJECTIVES: This study aims to test whether prophylactic cranial irradiation prolongs survival of patients with small cell lung cancer in complete remission.
Her performance in those very laudable aims will be watched very, very closely by " our doctors " .
limited by guarantee, set up with charitable aims.
One of the aims of the Project is to help the farmers develop a viable financial livelihood.
This project aims to compare the strength of different closure techniques under cyclic loading.
Richard aims to operate the low-noise plane from small airfields to avoid the logjams expected in European airports over the next decade.
lottery funding has produced a building which meets these aims.
The marketing code aims to protect infant health by controlling the marketing of artificial milks and other baby foods, which replace breastmilk.
To achieve these aims the CrossBo partnership of some 19 organizations from 15 countries participated in a series of business matchmaking events.
It aims to help researchers identify collections that will contain material relevant to their research.
maximalist view of American war aims.
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES: This unit investigates perhaps the most pervasive medievalism of modern culture: variations on the Arthurian legend.
The new website aims to bring much greater awareness about the violence currently meted out to children and young people who have no voice.
Aims To develop the processes for the manufacture and assembly into a vehicle of large flexible circuits up to 20 sq meters in area.
middlemantem aims to eliminate unscrupulous middlemen who were the main conduits for rural exploitation by big landlords.
The ward aims to: create a therapeutic milieu in which mutual respect is key to the successful rehabilitation of those in our care.
Cancer bioinformatics aims to integrate molecular, biological and clinical knowledge about cancer with analytic methods from bioinformatics.
The team aims to spend the rest of the project preparing a monograph.
AIMS: to demonstrate: The genetic basis of plant morphogenesis.
The current version (2.0) supports English only but aims to become multilingual.
A cultural non-profit organization which aims to provide spoken narrations of literary works from all over the world.
One aspect of the program aims to translate the advances in basic neurobiology into a clinical setting, so that surgery becomes more routine.
The exhibition aims to provide an explanation of the meaning and relevance of scientific developments linking neurophysiology to the functioning of the immune system.
The course aims to provide students with a thorough grounding in the basic issues of cognitive, or experimental, neuropsychology.
Aims To introduce the basic concepts used in chemical oceanography.
It aims to use free, open-source and standards-based technologies as far as possible.
Our politicians approach a problem with politically opportunistic aims.
Elaine aims to break back into the Harrier's national league team where she will face stiffer opposition.
Foundation aims to ease suffering Farmers whose livelihoods have been affected by the foot-and-mouth outbreak are to receive help.
A three-year research project aims to remedy this oversight.
even overt research, where the participants are fully aware of the researcher's aims, can be held up to ethical scrutiny.
Palliative care Our palliative care Our palliative care aims to maintain and where possible, improve quality of life for patients and their families.
One of expanded cinema's major aims is to work against audience passivity and compel active participation in one form or another.
It then aims to generate more awareness among the public, before taking it to other healthcare professionals and ultimately to government paymasters.
The shooter's aim is to maximize his expected payoff, G aims to minimize the same quantity.
The plan aims to improve conditions for the disabled, pedestrians and cyclists by sustainable transport projects.
It aims to foster world-class research in particle physics phenomenology.
This course also aims to give a series of ' top tips ' from experts outlining potential pitfalls in emergency image interpretation.
It aims to tackle the needs of the UK's science, engineering and technology industry and to create a unified platform and voice.
The theater company aims to create a rich plethora of poignant, beautiful, accessible and honest theater productions.
policy statement Sustainable Communities: delivering through planning sets out the Government's aims.
This project aims to explore the gendered global political economy of governance in the context of globalization.
The project aims to compare the biological activity of conventional and cross-linked polyethylene using the rat subcutaneous air pouch in vivo model.
Populist nationalism must be a movement which aims to reduce the burden of taxation on the vast majority of the workforce.
Jean-Claude Juncker of Luxembourg aims to complete the review of the pact during his country's presidency of the European Union.
Nina Ess aims to give women handbags of quality at reasonable prices.
One of QCA's main aims is to support teachers ' professionalism in making helpful and accurate assessments.
A business plan is being drawn up, in which the magazine aims to become profitable in year three.
The award aims to give special support to a poet whose work shows great promise.
promoteership Show your support for the aims of our work by associating your name with the show thereby promoting your organization to our membership.
Their work aims to enhance prosperity and well-being in the UK by demonstrating and promoting the vital role of design in a modern economy.
prototype ecodesign tool that aims to provide industrial designers with the support they need to become involved in environmentally focused projects.
prudent stewardship of financial resources on behalf of the GA, in accordance with current law and its charitable aims.
It aims to provide an experience of learning from which it's graduates will qualify as competent and responsible practitioners of Jungian analytical psychotherapy.
Jethro aims to raise the rafters with his tonic of life... .
The inconsistency between the stated aims of the incapacity and the waiver applied in some cases undermined the rationality and logic of the measure.
It aims to make that vision real through political education, political participation and political representation.
LOPP aims to establish a truly reciprocal relationship between the regulators and the regulated.
It aims to support the development of the critically reflexive practitioner.
refracted through the prism of bourgeois liberalism and is thus timid in its methods and aims.
The Association of British Drivers Links -- Press articles Links to selected press and media articles related to the aims of the ABD.
The activities are interesting, challenging and offer both curriculum related and physical activity to complement the aims of the pack.
The new strategy aims to identify all sites in the Boro which will require remediation.
The two year project aims to establish a single Blended repository to meet the teaching and research needs of this institution.
Their research aims to discover why diabetes damages the retina, the complex light-sensitive tissue at the back of the eye.
In keeping with the aims of the new project, she will arrive in a pedal-powered rickshaw.
The man in the apartment sticks a sniper riffle out the window and aims it at the phonebooth.
The Committee aims to provide rigorous, evidence-based advice about matters relating to communicable diseases that are preventable or potentially preventable through immunization.
The Government aims to reach agreements with 20 pilot local authorities for 2001-02, ahead of a planned wider rollout in 2002-03.
A forthcoming research project aims to reveal an Anglo-Saxon rotunda, possibly that founded by Earl Leofric, the husband of Lady Godiva.
This team aims to see at least 100 new patients with soft tissue sarcoma and 50 patients with primary bone sarcoma each year.
savee of the main aims of the commission is to look at whether saving for retirement should be compulsory.
The project aims to develop a novel plant protection product from waste sawdust.
sceptic must be dug, pipes laid and skeptic tanks built in great numbers if the aims are to be realized.
The UK National scrapie Plan aims to eradicate scrapie from sheep flocks via the selective breeding of disease-resistant animals.
The Service also aims to improve the quality of their lives by rebuilding self-confidence, improving moral and supporting their families.
Expeditions Section The expedition part of the scheme aims to develop self-reliance.
You disgust me because your aims are entirely self-serving and selfish.
Its aims are to foster a more culturally sensitive care approach.
If we do not meet our aims we work pro-actively to overcome any shortfall.
Many redactional aims are not only theological but also sociological in the sense that the author attempts to oppose one social construction with another.
The central resource strategy aims to bring staff research specialisms directly to bear on the teaching function.
It aims to produce theater with the power to transform a child's understanding of the world around them and provide spectacular learning opportunities.
The aims of the course are: To explain the physical basis of nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy.
Course Aims This course will give readers the ability to create advanced spreadsheets using the full range of Microsoft Excel 2002's tools and features.
spurt of very red blood aims right toward the camera.
The aims of the survey are: To establish presence/absence of each species of wild deer in 10km squares in the UK.
These concepts of communication are the aims throughout training, whether working with a young horse or an advanced dressage stallion.
D Confirmation of conformity with the relevant subject benchmark statement Program aims and outcomes are modeled on the subject benchmark statements.
SCL aims to take a leading role in the development of public libraries by influencing statutory, financial and other decisions.
Perhaps the dreadful aims of the Third Reich are now being achieved by stealth, much more effectively than Hitler could ever have done.
The program aims to raise awareness of HIV and AIDS and combat stigma.
Motor Caravan Magazine's campaign aims to make motorhome stopover points a common sight in the UK.
subdivided according to the aims they pursue.
The Protocol aims to reduce and eventually eliminate the emissions of man-made ozone depleting substances.
Underneath the veneer of smart suits, the BNP has deep set aims of racial superiority.
This session aims to share the insights of new and experienced supervisors.
The course aims to produce graduates with skills and expertise in building surveying and prepare them for careers in the management of property.
Across the Group, Arriva aims to dispose of all waste using environmentally sympathetic means.
AIMS: To focus attention on current topical mainstream scientific issues within plant systematics.
The company aims to provide closely tailored, modern solutions created specifically for our clients.
Aims To provide a practical introduction to the role of the minute taker.
Aims and objectives To learn how to create powerful spreadsheets to assist in managing clients ' data and automating tasks.
The course aims to give you the knowledge and skills appropriate to a career in modern telecommunications.
The project aims to bring broadband telecommunications to the public sector offices throughout the South of Scotland.
This symposium aims at addressing such issues from an explicitly theoretical rather than heuristic perspective.
FAT aims high in what it does, but this particular installation is just a bit too throwaway, like film stars.
The team now aims to establish whether the same cells can be found in humans and be used to regenerate the thymus.
It also defines his/her aims and establishes a timeline to achieve them.
The Green Party aims to address the root causes of these problems, rather than simply tinkering with the symptoms.
The Bill aims to promote mutual tolerance and respect between all sections of the community.
JESS HAROLD aims the gun, but then gets trampled by the other townspeople.
trample over the careers of several other officers to achieve his aims.
It aims to: promote transparency in higher education.
Aims to help create efficient, affordable, safe and sustainable automotive transportation.
Sixty years later, the company's powered tricycle aims to repeat the trick.
The tutors should go through these aims with the group; two tutors can introduce the aims turnabout.
St Catherine's aims to admit 10 undergraduates each year.
United too have been very poor on the whole, and Liverpool's aims too unfocused.
The company is currently unprofitable and expects to turn over £ 48m this year, but the price aims to reflect its future prospects.
Aims To understand the Formation and Evolution of the Ocean Crust from mantle upwelling to subduction.
The school has a strongly vocational element and aims to restore pupils ' confidence and build links with local employers.
Please can I hear from anyone who currently uses AIMS and uses voice recognition?
cut the waffle, look at the existing IIS and LA constitutions for the aims of that organization and merge them.
The Alliance Party chief whip, Mr David Ford, yesterday welcomed the aims of the report.
The scheme aims to develop the research capacity of the NHS workforce underpinning the development of the NHS evidence base.
Content: A practical workshop which aims to combine delegates experiences with tutor led input.
permanently one who has injured it, or acting as a deterrent,2 or (2) aims at the moral regeneration of the criminal.
Many of the most prominent Englishmen of the day were his pupils and owed much of what they were to his precept and example, his penetrative sympathy, his insistent criticism, and his unwearying friendship. Seldom have ideal aims been so steadily pursued with so clear a recognition of practical limitations.
This separation of the city from the province, and its federalization had been one of the chief aims of the Cordoba League, and was the natural consequence of the crushing defeat inflicted on the portenos.
The legend of an imprisoned pope, subject to every whim of his gaolers, had nevet- failed to arouse the pity and loosen the purse-strings of the faithful; dangerous innovators and would-be reformers within the church could be compelled to bow before the symbol of the temporal power, and their spirit of submission tested by their readiness to forgo the realization of their aims until the head of the church should be restored to his rightful domain.
One of his great aims was optical illusion, carried out by a mastery of perspective which, though not always impeccably correct, nor absolutely superior in principle to the highest contemporary point of attainment, was worked out by himself with strenuous labour, and an effect of actuality astonishing in those times.
His illusion was soon dispelled, because the aims and policy of the two potentates were utterly irreconcilable.
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