If the poet errs in either direction-toward excessive or unmotivated emotion or toward the aridly
journalistic-he or she quickly arrives at sentimentality or bathos.
For the Victorians, the picturesque connotes detachment, connoisseurship, fixed habits of vision, and a lack of sympathy with human suffering: it is an aridly
intellectual and aristocratic way of viewing the world.
On the contrary, although I am not a positivist, I find his views about the possibilities for law to be much richer and truer to our actual practice than the restrictive and somewhat aridly
conceptual versions of exclusive positivism that Raz and Shapiro defend.
Despite his powerful use of models and theories for analysis, the treatment is not aridly
Mayall's voice is still an aridly
mellow marvel, but his songwriting skills (only demonstrated on the instantly obsolete ode ``California'') remain in a '60s Laurel Canyon haze.
She maintains that Wolf regarded Bruckner's symphonies "as the aridly
constrained forms of Brahms's symphonic works" (p.
A misguided, aridly
dispassionate, uncompassionate belief in calculable, controllable genetic futures emerges.
The third chapter by Louis Makowski and Joseph Ostroy rather aridly
argues that if the Walrasian general equilibrium features of Lange-inspired market socialist models are replaced by an alternative perfect competition general equilibrium framework that emphasizes distribution to individuals according to individual marginal productivity, the Lange-inspired models become problematic.
Noted by Parliamentary committees at midcentury, this phenomenon remained in evidence in the early 20th century, when, for example, a study of Quebec drinking patterns concluded that while "rural Quebec was and is, aridly
dry, the City of Montreal was, and is .