mentality

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mentality

the state or quality of mental or intellectual ability
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Marino offers a valuable study of the "mapping mentalities of the Renaissance" and the human geography of the Annales school, its postmodern aftermath, and future prospects.
Did the shock of the Mutiny, which precipitated so many drastic shifts in colonial policy, also encourage the study of "indigenous mentalities"?
These mentalities, cultivated for thousands of years by contrasting social structures in East and West, have in turn fostered Eastern and Western approaches to science, he argues.
While admitting that property owners share some of the blame for the problem, the designer puts most of the onus on retailers, particularly those with "bazaar-type" marketing mentalities.