Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of lifeway.

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Examples

  • I can see it now …. dioramas and lifeways display of different cultures eating different types of doughy pockets.

    Scott Roeder’s Murder Trial and Pierogis « Biodork

  • Briefly stated, it is an attempt to understand other lifeways on their own terms, rather than through the lens of our own.

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • Cultural relativism is about understanding other lifeways (I don't like the word "culture" much, as I indicate below): it is an epistemological approach, not a moral one.

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • There is yet a core of common decency built into our lifeways and even some of our institutions that has thwarted, so far, the sketchier aspects of this government's agenda.

    Archive 2009-08-01

  • Whether the crimes are identified with a specific world religion or (as I would argue) with backwoods patriarchal cultural lifeways doesn't seem to matter to the Usual Suspects.

    Archive 2009-08-01

  • Obviously it is important to understand the significance of honour killings; how such a notion arises, and why, in the lifeways of groups of people.

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • Rather, we should just keep up a minimal trickle of support to allow the continuance of traditional lifeways.

    Archive 2009-08-01

  • Enter people whose lifeways are different, sometimes significantly so.

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • Convinced they knew what was best for Indians, the do-gooders had no compunction about dictating new lifeways.

    Between War and Peace

  • Sure, you’ll pay more than for a factory-farmed bird, but it’s a once-a-year expense that enhances the survival not only of historic breeds but also of American lifeways, including traditional recipes and family farms.

    Wendy Gordon: The Blessing of Variety: An Eco-Omnivore's Thanksgiving

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