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to aid the cause of by approving or favoring

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Tax services are frequently more advocatory than management advisory services--should the author's arguments also be made here?
This essay, like the lectures upon which it was based, is both a pedagogical and advocatory in purpose.
It was advocatory rather than descriptive or analytical." (36) In fact, the Right Honourable Sir Richard Atkin, in his Forward to Bewes' Romance of the Law Merchant lamented that merchants were not associated with notions of romance and celebrated Bewes's book's potential to "not only create an interest in the past, but give a vision of the romance that attends the commerce of the present." (37)
With each subsequent case, the Court chipped away at the advocatory, investigative, and administrative distinctions.
Therefore I'm not going to get my bachelor diploma in Letters and the PhD in Law but I'll get my bachelor diploma in Law and my PhD in Letters, because Letters will be my academic scientific study and jurisprudence as advocatory only the study to earn my living." (8)
Thus, the SG's amicus activity has both an objective and an advocatory component, though how that plays out in the decision to file an amicus brief, and the position advocated in that brief, has depended on the sometimes different and shifting policy goals of particular presidents and SGs.
These skills may be categorized as: cognitive (knowledge), behavioral (functional), advocatory (proactive), and existential (spiritual), and incorporates basic skills such as reading, writing and numeracy, and foster the ability to effectively analyze, communicate and question existing information in order to make sense of life with uncertainty and illness (19,24).
Without intending any disrespect, I have found his writings to be illogical, excessively advocatory for a purportedly scientific treatise, and frequently either unverifiable or in clear contradiction to the current body of scientific knowledge.