The problem is the occupation and the false premises it was predicated upon
Lola's prayer has always reminded me of Simone Weil, that wonderful and mysterious 20th-century French mystic whose entire spirituality is predicated upon
the power of waiting, or--in her language--of expectation.
I suggest an annual tax predicated upon
engine size and weight of vehicles classified by the state as passenger cars.
Businesses are learning that profits are predicated upon
an ethical foundation.
As Hanson and Heath note late in the book, to get ahead in the academy requires that humanities faculty bash the West: "[N]early everything that academics in the humanities value -- appointments, fellowships, peer reviewed publications, release time -- is predicated upon
a fashionable disdain for almost everything Western.
His orientation to pedagogy was predicated upon
the notion that a student's behavior could be modified by guiding the student through the learning process using carefully arranged reinforcements.
By re-imagining Gone With the Wind through a slave's eyes, The Wind Done Gone would help strip away whatever sympathy for Rhett Butler's South still exists in some readers; it would make it that much more difficult to obfuscate the brutality of a society predicated upon
slavery with phrases such as the "calm dignity life can have when it's lived by gentle folks" and "the genial grace of days that are gone.
Snyder also differs from most Schillerian critics in that she constructs a model of pastoral that is not completely idyllic: "Pastoral postulates the ideal, then, but derives its power from including, or being predicated upon
, antipastoral elements: time, death, conflict, civilization, frustrated desire" (3).
C-1-98-547, arguing that the denial was predicated upon
an erroneous construction of the new provider rule.
The credit standing of the company is not affected as the rating is predicated upon
the strong support of the parent and the importance of CST to the CS Group, the agency said.
Although one might want initially to recognize the appealing quality of this argument with respect to Black survival, Anderson insightfully claims that it is fundamentally flawed because it is predicated upon
acceptance of the whiteness--white superiority--Black apologists reject.
The success of such efforts, he argues, is predicated upon
community involvement as well as vigorous support from state and local governments.
But when it gets down to it, a company's success will be predicated upon
its people skills.
Our policy is predicated upon
the principle that a government-insured depository institution should hold capital that is commensurate with its risk exposure.
Statement by Richard Spillenkothen, Director, Division of Banking Supervision and Regulation, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, and Donald H. Wilson, Financial Markets Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, before the Subcommittee on Policy, Research, and Insurance of the Committee on Banking, Finance and Urban Affairs, U.S. House of Representatives, May 6, 1992
Your selection of an ISO Standard will be predicated upon
the nature of your organization.