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attunement

Fringe medicine
A general term for the interaction of lifestyle manipulation and vibrational healing arts; attunements are believed to link the student with the universal life-force energy.
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They need to enact leadership which fosters social reformation of emotional attunements so that being in the world of schools can be collaboratively reconstituted.
the attunement to the other, to be in a relationship with the other as
Though a slave to a kind of flying blue cross between a mosquito and a vulture named Watto, young Anakin possesses a mechanical genius (he's already built a humorously see-through prototype version of the fussy droid C-3PO) and an attunement to the Force that, by Qui-Gon's reckoning, is off the charts.
When teachers use responsive instruction and the attunement strategy, they become attuned to students' perceptions and motivations.
120) and his attunement to the interdefinition of sex and sexuality with class, race/ethnicity, and other phenomena are deployed consistently, persuasively, and innovatively throughout the five essays in this collection, which is unusual and eclectic by mainstream political theory standards.
The affection, attunement, dedication of resources, and dependability expressed by the teacher shape the extent to which children feel that their needs are met, not only for relatedness but also for competence and self-determination.
This attitude readily translates into "one general's as good as another," an attitude reinforced by a lack of attunement to military history.
Accordingly, " Men do not understand how what is at conflict is at harmony with itself; it is an attunement of opposites like that of bow and lyre.
A sharply honed piece such as "Some Notes on Attunement," wherein Smith ponders her journey from being a pitiable Joni Mitchell-hater to worshipping at the altar of that pop genius, displays the full measure of her talents.
He covers the forgetting of being, the attunement of language to being, homelessness and the house of being, the use and abuse of language, foundations to the house of being, in the beginning was the word, the flower of the mouth, the dif-ference that tears and bears, language as it gives and not it is, the way to language, the owning-event alone speaks, and the sayers who more saying say.
How should attunement to the demands of love and compassion for all of God's people impact relationships with fellow Christians?