Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of sensitivity.

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Examples

  • The differences in sensitivities and mentalities could help Anglophone SF to improve itself and allow the development of new tendencies, which would enrich the genre.

    MIND MELD: Guide to International SF/F (Part I )

  • I know there are certain sensitivities in that field, so this is no subtle propaganda, but I do refer to "we" because we now have this problem, that from a security standpoint our planners at the end of World War II in analyzing the impact of new weapons became convinced that no longer could we defend the North American Continent from these shores.

    Men, Missiles and Misunderstandings

  • While complaining about others and shaming a rule-breaker at an event intended to teach equanimity is -- like the story in the beginning of this blog -- ironic, it teaches an important warning: The desire to control others in order to create a "perfect" environment that nurtures our sensitivities is a calling card of spiritual narcissism.

    Rabbi Alan Lurie: The Allure Of Narcissistic Spirituality

  • The desire to control others in order to create a "perfect" environment that nurtures our sensitivities is a calling card of spiritual narcissism.

    Rabbi Alan Lurie: The Allure Of Narcissistic Spirituality

  • The desire to control others in order to create a perfect environment that nurtures our sensitivities is a calling card of spiritual narcissism.

    Rabbi Alan Lurie: The Allure Of Narcissistic Spirituality

  • Zittrain rephrases him: Creating an architecture that lets people respond to those sensitivities reinforces those sensitivities, which is maybe a mistake.

    Archive 2009-04-01

  • And calibrating to their sensitivities will be a crucial issue as the two companies try to wend their way through a regulatory gauntlet, which includes European regulators in Germany, Brussels and elsewhere, and the Securities and Exchange Commission.

    The ABCs of Renaming the NYSE

  • The idea that the police should believe that ‘community cohesion’ — aka the sensitivities of the Muslim community – should trump the need to identify those endangering not only the cohesion but the security of the whole country suggests that the police have totally lost the plot here.

    Now investigate West Midlands police

  • See if anyone cares about their 'sensitivities' there.

    Giving evidence to the Chilcot inquiry, Tony Blair said: “I...

  • I suppose that there's no reason to be concerned over the "sensitivities" of many New Yorkers who the ADL feels aren't worthy enough as Americans to pray two blocks from the World Trade Center!

    ADL's Ground Zero Mosque Opposition Prompts Pushback

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