disposition


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a person's customary manner of emotional response

the combination of emotional, intellectual, and moral qualities that distinguishes an individual

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Habits are at the same time dispositions, but dispositions are not necessarily habits.
For if we should say that justice admitted of variation of degree, difficulties might ensue, and this is true with regard to all those qualities which are dispositions.
We did say that habits and dispositions were relative.
Dohkturov, a little man, sat opposite Weyrother, with an assiduous and modest mien, and stooping over the outspread map conscientiously studied the dispositions and the unfamiliar locality.
Langeron's objections were valid but it was obvious that their chief aim was to show General Weyrother- who had read his dispositions with as much self-confidence as if he were addressing school children- that he had to do, not with fools, but with men who could teach him something in military matters.
Gentlemen, the dispositions for tomorrow- or rather for today, for it is past midnight- cannot now be altered," said he.
The dispositions for the next battle are planned by him alone.
The concept of a disposition can be illustrated by the following two paradigm examples.
Therefore, this state of affairs compelled the researchers to conduct this study to investigate the prospective teachers' disposition about instructional planning and strategies (DIPS) and compare their DIPS among different public universities of Punjab.
Katz (1993) defines disposition as a "tendency to exhibit frequently, consciously, and voluntarily a pattern of behavior that is directed toward a broad goal" (p.
Many taxpayers are failing to look at the long-term benefit that results from making a partial asset disposition election.
To link the philosophical framework with implications for practice, I will also point to how Deweyan habits then help us understand each one of the questions within the context of NCATE's required disposition to see all students as capable of learning.
One comment noted the value of the disposition (respect), eight comments referred to what factors helped to develop the dispositions, and 11 comments noted the intentional focus the counseling programs had regarding the dispositions.
With further probing, they also state that teachers of bad moral disposition might be effective teachers but that they worry about the effect that such teachers might have on the moral development of children in their charge (See Zenkert, 2012, for additional teacher candidate beliefs about dispositions).
Therefore, we added this information and insight to our data on disposition development.
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