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(logic) a statement that contradicts itself

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Global Marketing and Advertising: Understanding Cultural Paradoxes, 5th Edition
Doubted even by those who love him, Austin confronts a harrowing paradox as time runs out to save mankind from extinction.
First off, players will need to unlock The Paradox to obtain The Gunslinger.
The Paradox Valley Salinity Control Facility injects highly pressurized, concentrated salt water (brine) into a 16,000-foot-deep well, preventing the brine from entering the Dolores River.
In the following sections, EN will outline potential errors with this paradox as well as possible reasons why the French way of eating may be the way to go.
The paradox of blessedness, the blessings of joy, peace and love won at a great price, this paradox is powerfully illustrated in works of art that show the newborn Child Jesus peacefully sleeping on a cross, with the three nails to be used for his crucifixion lying beside him.
The anecdotes Berger recounted in the thirty-minute monologue are adaptations of well-known paradoxes: Zeno's paradoxes of motion and Bertrand Russell's paradox of set theory, which concerns the impossibility of a set's containing itself--hence the exhibition's title, "Not to Belong to Themselves." Berger's monologue, scripted by Garcia Torres together with the comedian and producer Eduardo Donjuan, transplants these intellectual games into everyday life, where they produce absurd situations.
This chapter is largely exegesis, but even readers familiar with McTaggart's paradox will find some interesting insights contained within.
MONDAY, July 9, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Smoking status heavily modifies the obesity paradox observed in people with type 2 diabetes, according to a study published online July 3 in Diabetes Care.
M2 EQUITYBITES-April 2, 2018-genae closes Hilbert Paradox's acquisition
Part-II covers 'The life of Y" which highlights the emotional and social wellness paradox, Material wellness paradox, Physiological wellness paradox and reversal of millennial happiness.
Building on both Western and Eastern understandings of paradox, we propose an alternative theoretical approach that conceptualizes communication as paradox and paradox as communication.
In both instances, the researcher needs to keep in mind the potential for lurking variables, creating a syndrome frequently referred to as Simpson's paradox (Demers & Rossmo, 2015; Fu, et al., 2015; Galipaud et al., 2015; Norton & Devine, 2015; Simon & Rossmo, 2015).
The paradox in the question originates from the well-known children story of Pinocchio, starring a wooden boy whose nose grows whenever he is lying.
30 October 2015 - Swedish video games developer and publisher Paradox Interactive has acquired licensing business White Wolf Publishing from CCP Games in an all-cash deal, the company said.