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referring to matters that are the responsibility of the national parliament rather than a devolved regional assembly
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This feature should definitely be analysed and interpreted within the context of the insularity of the author and his characters, of the underlying Victorian values at work in Conan Doyle's prose, of which reservedness and "keeping oneself to oneself" were informing in exercising social relationships: in discussing the cultural aspect of personality disorders and with direct reference to schizotypal personality (Veague, 2007: 28), it is argued that "[a] potential problem in diagnosing schizotypal personality disorders is to mistakenly pathologize behaviors that are endorsed by a cultural group.
Sure enough, when it came, it was suitably epic, rousing the crowd from their polite reservedness.
Macedonia, that in 2008 recognized Kosovo's independence, will welcome ICJ's rule with reservedness.