nonconformity


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nonconformity

[¦nän·kən′fȯr·məd·ē]
(geology)
A type of unconformity in which rocks below the surface of unconformity are either igneous or metamorphic.
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More: Page 20 Wales, religious revival and the world by Dr David Ceri Jones Ever since the publication of Caradoc Evans' wildly pejorative collection of short stories, My People (1915), the view that Welsh nonconformity was repressive, inward-looking, and unhealthily world-denying has gone largely unchallenged.
That the decorums of citation are the arbitrary residue of ancient pedantries whose raisons d'etre are long past reconstructing does not reduce the penalties for nonconformity.
All the nonconformity, confusion and world-wise musings of 15-year old Alice are perfectly captured in Goethals' reading.
In their article, a maximization model is extended to include the marriage market and the marriage market accounts both for positive assortative mating (meaning likes often attract) and for a social norm under which gender nonconformity in occupation reduces ones desirability as a marriage partner.
Edward's nonconformity frightens them so they turn on him and hunt him down.
The Changing Shape of English Nonconformity, 1825-1925, by Dale A.
While obediently following the historical street plan, the project has managed to insert a welcome dash of nonconformity into its conservative Hanseatic setting.
Given what's going on at their schools, I think that modeling a certain nonconformity is probably wise.
Toni Lester's book, From Alienation to Reinvention--Gender Nonconformity and Its Connections to Race, Ethnicity and Sexuality, will be published by the University of Wisconsin press later in 2000.
Sissies and Tomboys: Gender Nonconformity and Homosexual Childhood.
Another nonconformity occurs when dealing with appreciated property donated to private foundations.
Sooner or later, Bush and the other politicians will have to choose between two irreconcilable goals: accommodation of religious nonconformity and universal enforcement of anti-discrimination laws.