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representation

(rep'rē-sen-tā'shŭn),
In psychology, image or appearance.
[Fr., fr. L. repraesento, to show]
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Goods Vehicle Operator's Licence Dennis Page trading as Midlink Haulage 2000 of 16 Waterside Close, Bordesley, desley, desley BIRMINGHAM, West Midlands, B9 4QJ is applying to change an existing licence as follows: To keep an extra 3 goods vehicles and 3 trailers at the operating centre at BIRMINGHAM Truckstop, Unit 8, The Wharf, Wharfdale Rd, BIRMINGHAM, West Midlands B11 2DA Owners or occupiers of land (including buildings) near the operating centre(s) who believe that their use or enjoyment of that land would be effected, should make written representations to the Traffic Commissioner at: Hillcrest House, 386 Harehills Lane, Leeds, LS9 6NF stating their reasons, within 21 days of this notice.
They used functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging techniques to look at patterns of nerve activity in the brain as these individuals responded to certain speech stimuli, noting how accurately sounds were mapped to their related phonetic representations.
Psychologists mostly in Europe explore Serge Moscovici's Social Representations theory as set out in his Psychoanalysis, its Image and its Public.
Existing research (iconographical and iconological analysis of visual art work, compositional interpretation, semiotic analysis, psychoanalysis, anthropological analysis, discourse analysis, content analysis and image as text analysis) has mainly been concentrated on the examination of visual representations that already exist.
This reprint of the Academic Press edition is unabridged and is slightly corrected, giving overviews of geometric units and threshold and error units, geometrical representations, including vector and metric representations, axiomatic geometry and applications, including affine and absolute spaces, proximity measurement, including multidimensional representations, color and force measurement, including Grassmann structures and proofs, representations with thresholds, including ordinal theory and semi-ordered additive structures and representations of choice probabilities, including ordinal representations for pair comparisons and random variable representations.
However, by focusing only on "written" problems, the teacher compels the students to use external representations from the start.
2) After all, one could certainly map the terms corporeal, spiritual, and ecclesiological onto late fourteenth-century representations of Christ's body, such as the visions described in Julian of Norwich's Showings.
It was as if she meant to test (even while reaffirming) Phelan's assertion that "performance cannot be saved, recorded, documented, or otherwise participate in the circulation of representations of representations: Once it does so, it becomes something other than performance.
We frequently hear stories that the terms of private company acquisitions are moving in the direction of limited seller representations and warranties and even more limited rights of recourse, post-closing.
Users most often, with the exception of Web pages, are searching digital representations or surrogates of the resources and not the resources themselves.
generally accepted government auditing standards, ordinarily confirm oral representations given to the auditor, indicate and document the continuing appropriateness of those representations, and reduce the possibility of a misunderstanding between management and the auditor.
Bowen recounted how the Northerners finally agreed "that slaves would be counted, for the purpose of representations and taxes, in the proportion of five slaves to three free white inhabitants--the 'federal ratio.

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