Or, if there is no highest level but instead an infinite hierarchy, projects are those valuational
commitments that, at every succeeding level, are positively valued.
That is the basis on which they argue for a differential valuational
of the people that do the work; they are doing useful work, they should have dignity.
Officials straddle multiple valuational
worlds: serving a subset of the
That Emerson could harbor such opposing values testifies, once again, to the deeply rooted intellectual, psychological, and valuational
polarities that pervade his complex and enigmatic nature.
Mario Bunge has identified seven desiderata that should be considered before a judgment is deemed rational: (1) conceptual clarity; (2) logical consistency; (3) ontological realism; (4) epistemological reflection; (5) methodological rigor; (6) practicality; and (7) valuational
Science is value-neutral; religion is essentially valuational
Gandhian development: An exploration of the conceptual, structural, and valuational
As Dwight Waldo pointed out many years ago, our day-to-day thinking, talking, and writing--whether in universities or in the agencies of government--has important theoretical and valuational
underpinnings and consequences.
For pluralism as for any serious position, the difference between (say) saving innocent lives and shedding innocent blood is part of the objective structure of the valuational
19] It is important to note that such a reduction of existential relations renders both logical and valuational
relations ontologically inadmissible.
Shapiro asserted that "all biography has an ethical or valuational
component, for there is no neutral way to script a life.
Understandably, in the last decade or more, a corps of scholars has underlined the poem's valuational
and thematic mobility.
This view agrees with classical emotivism that in making value-judgments "there is nothing more fundamental than actually possible human sentiments,"(10) but it is not stuck at the emotivists' position where the occurrence of an emotional response is sufficient for ascribing a valuational
predicate, for example, "fear worthy.
A present interest in property qualifies for the exclusion only to the extent that it is Susceptible to valuational
The volume shows that narratives can tap the subjective, emotional and valuational
insights that scientific literature tends to omit.