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apologetics

the branch of theology concerned with the defence and rational justification of Christianity
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The formal charges against Socrates were corrupting the youth and not believing in the right gods (APOLOGIA, p.
Given that there are few studies of media organization transgressors, studies like this are welcomed as a way to advance knowledge of organizational apologia. Presently, there is a belief, worth investigating, that media often support fellow media during times of crises by warning of "chilling effects" (Reider, 1997).
Anos despues de toda esta polemica, Newman incluira en su Apologia el parrafo final de la carta al obispo como la expresion formal de su abandono del Movimiento de Oxford.
A traves de la apologia de Platon, Socrates habia ganado el titulo de martir.
At one point in his Apologia, his rejoinder to Bellarmino's Risposta, he wrote that Christendom was again in schism and that the best resolution to schism was a council.
Los Angeles, CA, May 22, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Apologia is excited to have partnered with Burns Family Studios on the successful April release of Beyond the Mask, created by homeschool alumni Aaron and Chad Burns.
In this paper I explore the visual rhetoric of the Happy Cow campaign, which debuted in 2007, as advertising and apologia used to defend the California dairy industry against mounting criticism.
"Book" is a fantastic apologia for books, written especially for children.
The compilation also contains chapters on three of the most studied types of political communication: campaign ads, debates, and political apologia. John C.