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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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Randall Tigue, a First Amendment specialist and former head of the Minnesota Civil Liberties Union, made enemies at the Justice Department through his longtime successful representation of Minnesota's "porn king," Ferris Alexander, owner of a string of sex shops in the state.
In which of the five job categories is the representation of white females closest to that of minority females?
The representation for the inspection-process concept is formed by stacking the planes in Fig.
Cartographic representation is regarded here as the transformation that takes place when information is depicted in a way that can be perceived, encouraging the senses to exploit the geospatial structure of the portrayal as it is interpreted.
For Gallego, the satirical and dystopian elements available in the novel provide a negative vision of reality, and facilitate Schuyler's parallel representations of white racism and African American hypocrisy.
The issue of a representation from a taxpayer is a familiar one to any member who has requested a letter ruling.
Schifter, 1999; Ferrini-Mundy, Lappan & Philips, 1997) have learned, students who explore algebraic ideas in multiple ways, including a variety of concrete representations as well as in contextual situations during their elementary learning years, are more able to make connections to symbolic representations in the algebra course.
Hanna Pitkin (1967), whose contribution to the debate on political representation is considered seminal, proposes a theoretical framework that distinguishes between four kinds of political representation, namely formalistic representation, symbolic representation, descriptive representation, and substantive representation.
Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox raised the issue openly and questioned the minister of local government to come out with the initiatives that seek to increase the indigenous representation on councils, reported (http://www.
This consultation relates to making missions benefit of legal advice and legal representation for the Yvelines department.
Specific guidelines are developed within the discipline of urban planning itself to set the framework for how visual representation can be modelled using visual signifiers and their systems.
In his role as president of the tenant representation division, Jaccom will institute value-added consultative services that will enhance the company's capacity to address the expanding needs of GVA Williams' growing roster of Fortune 500 corporate clients, as well as its base of regional and local clients.

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