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conation

mental aspects of doing, as opposed to feeling (affection) and thinking (cognition). The term now has limited currency, but was used by PARSONS.
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The subgroup appeared appropriate for this study, as undergraduates were quantitatively substantial and stayed long enough in the host country to form concrete beliefs, attitudes and conations.
This study explores the second type of symmetry in bilateral exchange between China and Korea, delving into how balanced asymmetrical effects are on the conation for relationship-building behavior, attitude, and belief about the host country.
Therefore, the conation for nurturing ties and links with the host country should be in the fore.
RQ: How balanced or symmetrical are belief, attitude, and the conation for relationship building toward the host country between Korean and Chinese exchange students?
I would not fully understand these differences until decades later when I began to study the concept of conation, the individual's natural and preferred mode of action when approaching a challenge.
Although the concept of conation may be new to most social workers, it has been discussed and considered throughout history.
At this point, a conflation between the concept of motivation and that of instinctive conation occurred--a semantic tangle that still confuses the study of conation (Kolbe, 1989).
This linking of systems using hard-wired conations, typically the least expensive way of incorporating dissimilar system information into a building management system (BMS), started as the monitoring of alarm contact within a nonintelligent system by the intelligent BMS for better processing, trending, and information distribution to building management personnel.
As part of a larger study of a social exchange view of long term buyer-seller relationships involving business firms, data were gathered from key informants in retailing firms concerning their affect and conations regarding their primary economic exchange partner: their primary wholesaler.
Eligibility Criteria : Eligibility Criteria : the Prospectrve Bidder Should Satisfy Following Conations (1) the Experience Certucale ( as Per Above) Should Have Been Issued by the Officer Not Below the Rank of Dr.
Expression of Interest are invited for Repairing and improvement of Gantry crane with all its mechanical and electrical items to make the crane automatic engaging and disengaging type and make the crane able to operate in all conations.