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Indeed Buckley provides examples of some marginal notes which she terms 'uncharacteristically vague', and she finds that 'what looks like uncharacteristic sloppiness' in such cases can also be seen to appear 'less like laziness and more like deliberate unhelpfulness'.
(129) The testimony must avoid the "unhelpfulness" trap, meaning counsel or the expert must communicate why the concepts described are not common sense or within the "ken of the average juror" (130) and why a factfinder would benefit from the additional context in making his or her determination.
On the role of law in the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands dispute, see Chi Manjiao, The Unhelpfulness of Treaty Law in Solving the Sino-Japan Sovereign Dispute over the Diaoyu Islands, 6 E.
They seemed to live in a state of mutual unhelpfulness and suspicion." Things only get more complicated when another body is found later that same day, hanging from a tree less than three miles away, apparently a suicide.
* Discomfort using school or public libraries arising mainly from the unhelpfulness of librarians (Julien, 1999)
After reading my spelling email, I realized that I had never looked at the word 'unhelpfulness' in this new way before.
While I will, in short order, question whether it really does navigate between the Scylla of unhelpfulness and the Charybdis of relevance, it at least provides a model of how one could do so by utilizing a form of relationship as the way to explain the reason-giving force of morality.
Political tensions, instability, the Syrian war, and unhelpfulness of the authorities and security forces, are major factors that have a very negative impact on the safety of journalists and the independence of the media in Iraq.
(b.) Level of helpfulness or unhelpfulness response distributions differed significantly across BCT and AIT ([chi square] = 125.365, df = 4, P < .0001).
Harper was unable to make much headway with the case while still employed - little surprise, given the state of poor Melissa's remains and the general unhelpfulness of her so-called neighbours.
PLEASE print my letter to let other readers know the unhelpfulness they will get from James Cook Hospital if they are over 60 years of age.
A club which turned obstruction and unhelpfulness into an art form has finally found its voice.
Given the unhelpfulness of the text, the Court reasoned it was required to evaluate "the plaintiff's harm, the alleged wrongdoing by the defendants, and the relationship between them." (93)
naval ships, and its unhelpfulness on the Korean peninsula.
The unhelpfulness of the "initial policy determination"