In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- This isn't exactly despair, or fatalism, or condemnation, or stoicism.
- More disturbing is the movie's sentimental fatalism about the inevitability of violence.
- Their fatalism, existential conflict and schizophrenia are very close to Greek tragedy.
- Instead, it's a practical sort of fatalism that breeds a desire for death.
- The relationship between fatalism, spirituality, and health promoting behaviors in African American women must be further examined.
- The difference reflects the difference between an eschatology of kingdom transformation and hope versus an eschatology of inevitable deterioration and fatalism.
- But the waves of pure love always have their own logic, rationality and fatalism.
- If we are to circumvent the immobilizing effects of political fatalism and cynicism, the political imagination must find a basis for hope in the future.
- While the book has hints of exasperation and annoyance, it does not descend into fatalism or inevitability, always seeking to expose the basis of creative pathways for forestry.
- Waiting for the inevitable dose of fatalism this analogy provides is somewhat predicable but thoroughly enjoyable.
- A strong belief in fatalism, that things are meant to be exactly as they are, and the Islamic principal of giving to those in need, lends to the acceptance of social and economic inequality.
- The lack of historical consciousness breeds skepticism and fatalism.
- The fatalism that goes with monism suits both her toughness and her optimism.
- In the end, the novel's central characters embrace a blend of classical and Shakespearean fatalism mixed with existential solipsism.
- At this stage there is a cultural or philosophical change from fatalism and determinism towards entrepreneurship and the taking of risks.
- People imbued with intensely tribal values often alternate between manic activism and depressed fatalism.
- The play is one of the most potent amalgams of the Bard's keen psychological observation, tragic fatalism, and bitingly intelligent verbal and conceptual humor.
- Previous efforts to understand attitudes toward early detection have sometimes assigned a significant role to the specific concept of cancer fatalism and fatalism generally.
- Free will rather than fatalism characterizes the operation of karma.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.