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Synonyms for rightfulness

the moral quality of a course of action

Synonyms for rightfulness

anything in accord with principles of justice


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(95) The majority in Johnston recognized the injustice their decision would cause, but the law was the law and could not be altered just "because one sympathizes very much with a large class of poor people who are supposed to obtain their living by the exercise of the practice of fishing in an area over which they have no legal right to claim the rightfulness of their practice." (96) The legitimacy of the fishermen's claims could not be recognized without tacitly suggesting that the common law was potentially illegitimate with respect to Lough Neagh.
Also, PTs were asked to provide opinion on the rightfulness of referral, on the importance of individual core areas, on the quality of communication in their team, and on most important barriers in the improvement of PD specific healthcare in Czechia.
Participatory entities have an educative role that fortifies the rightfulness and routine of political commitment in other realms but being in short supply if persons' ordinary experiences are designed as an accessory to a structure of production or organization (Peters, 2016b) that is impassable to the involvement of the employee.
Foucault aims to detach political reasoning from the tendency concerning issues of sovereign power and its rightfulness (the image of power in Western societies is still influenced by monarchy).
It highlights discussions regarding inspector authority and the rightfulness of inspection.
But the appropriateness and legitimacy (or "rightfulness," to borrow Meares's term) of police conduct is, and such an instruction obscures the distinction.
In addition to the rightfulness of achieving lasting peace for our people, a successful peace process will hasten integration and help achieve truly inclusive growth for all.
The Yang represents straight, bright, and encouraging characteristics that include propaganda tactics such as benefit appeal, rightfulness, alliance, steadfastness, we stand together, benevolence, and sage appeal, while the Ying is characterized by more devious, subtle, and threatening tactics like concealment, agitation, threat, confusion, evildoing, disunion, and showing weakness.
whether Tacitus deemed fas or any other term signifying rightfulness as
In addition, communicative action is embedded in rationality, claims, rightfulness, sincerity, truthfulness, and mutual understanding.
position was "sustained by policy and by a conviction of rightfulness." (77) Legitimate concern for Central and South America, Mahan insisted, did enter into America's calculation in upholding the Monroe Doctrine.
Noting that both Arync and Ecelik were prominent figures in AK Party governments in the past, Tekin told reporters, according to the Milliyet daily on Wednesday, "Both personalities are [figures] well known by Turkey, [and] whose rightfulness we trust."
Sunni scholars have repeatedly questioned the "rightfulness" of Iranian Islamic banks, and sukuk issued in Iran could probably have trouble to find investors in countries such as Qatar, Saudi Arabia, UAE or Malaysia, a recent study by the International Islamic University of Malaysia