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Attitude

An enduring, learned predisposition to behave in a consistent way toward a given class of objects, or a persistent mental and/or neural state of readiness to react to a certain class of objects, not as they are but as they are conceived to be.


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Re: What are some ways to boost your immune system?

... because, again, english isn't my native language - there's a big chance that there's actually not much disagreement between us, just different attitudes/perspective to the same problem, for instance autoimmunity for me is also a sign of weakened immunity, but not in the strict sense - of course ...

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by caban
Tue Mar 13, 2012 3:44 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are some ways to boost your immune system?
Replies: 12
Views: 6438

Re: Science and Christianity

... science in terms of what each tells me about the world? If not a conflict in the realm of facts, is there, perhaps, a conflict in the methods and attitudes of each toward finding truths about the world? Must I, to be consistent, choose between my love of God and my love of science? Because of ...

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by Makyhg
Wed Nov 16, 2011 7:24 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Science and Christianity
Replies: 13
Views: 4986

Re: evolution debate

... just said there are several possible explanations. I do not know if there is a creator deity or not. Both are possible. This is not an attitude. Attitudes are for the religious who believe without evidence - an approach known as 'faith'. I look purely at the evidence. If the evidence points to ...

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by skeptic
Wed May 26, 2010 8:59 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: evolution debate
Replies: 63
Views: 41101

Re: Growing Taller

... They are also susceptible to more spinal and joint injuries compared to those with average height. May be, these be considered as sour grapes attitudes of shorter guys, but will be interesting to directly hear from the horse's mouth, any comments welcome. Koyal

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by koyal
Mon Apr 05, 2010 5:51 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Growing Taller
Replies: 14
Views: 14189

Buller and the origin of promiscuity among modern humans

... different evolutionary histories for our three species, this would be in fact consistent with them having undoubtedly developed three different attitudes with regard to violence/reconciliation. I think therefore that Buller has failed to prove that promiscuity is a straightforward holdover from ...

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by gruesomehound
Sun Sep 13, 2009 4:30 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Buller and the origin of promiscuity among modern humans
Replies: 0
Views: 3373
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