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It builds upon the following premises: (1) roles are dynamic, creating different human needs and responses; (2) role situations that are potentially jeopardous to well-being are assuming a role unexpectedly with no previous rehearsal, assuming difficult roles perceived as salient that are center stage in one's life's activities, and assuming roles requiring the expenditure of excess resources (Goode, 1960; Heiss, 1981; Krause, 1994; Thoits, 1991).
It is within this general context that Jews in England have kept a low profile, not showing themselves in ways that might threaten their clearly always jeopardous place within the British state.
Their aggressive expansions during the 1994 bond market dislocation, the 1998 Long-Term Capital Management debacle, the 1999 Y2K scare, and the tumultuous 2000-2002 period were certainly invaluable in rectifying jeopardous market conditions.
Mere fecundity, power to persuade, to make the worse argument appear the better was, he believed, an extremely jeopardous characteristic of the Athenian political process.
The issue of sanctions was obviously a touchy one for South Africans of all races and to speak out in support of sanctions was sometimes jeopardous.