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unite (beliefs or conflicting principles)

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4) Based on Halte (2008), we understand by didactic elaboration, the process that in the teacher action, syncretizes scientific knowledge, reference practices and expertise, and not just limited to the mere transposition of scientific knowledge to the school sphere.
The spiritual habitus is thus transformed into a space that syncretizes the language, the culture, the symbols, and the produce of the land.
So, in languages which are said to syncretize all three spatial roles, I propose that there is one spatial marker with the feature <Place>, which is locative only.
It also ignored the "cult to the volcano" in the region that corresponds to religious practices that syncretize Catholic beliefs with the pre-Hispanic "Tlaloc God" cult.
While stylistically not as impressive as the dialogues produced by many of her male counterparts and structurally similar to a disputation, it reflects her epistolary exchanges with Foscarini and marks "a turning point in her development as a writer and thinker" (142), for it exhibits her ability to syncretize classical and patristic sources.
Mullins has been charged with developing a department that will syncretize all purchasing throughout the company.
They did not syncretize or collapse their Andean-Europeanness, Dean argues; rather, "by keeping the Andean distinct from the European," they "bolstered their place in between" (168), as powerful cultural mediators.
Yet though they are declining in numbers, many adherents of the two major religions still syncretize their faith with traditional beliefs.
Gould's formulation expressly rejects as "false models" both the concept of warfare between science and religion and any program to unify or syncretize the two domains.
It rejects the "church" model that attempts to penetrate and Christianize the environment and syncretize with a variety of cultures.
stage, a variety of productions of Athenian drama have been emerging that syncretize the ancient form with distinctly U.
a desire to syncretize in a hierarchical scheme the teachings of a number of the various philosophical and textual traditions today counted as a part of Hinduism.
In her zeal to syncretize Catholic beliefs with non-Christian religious and philosophical traditions, she ignored the absolutely unique historical character of Jesus's redemptive act.
For the human mind, there is no choice but to meet, converse and syncretize.
Thousands of Afro-Cubans involved in Santeria, as this religious practice is called, syncretize Yemaya, the Yoruba intermediary deity of universal maternity and the sea, the mother of all life, with Cuba's patron saint, the Virgin of Regla, for example.