If in the first part of the twentieth century The Nation hired female critics like Elizabeth Robins Pennell and Anita Brenner, since the '40s the periodical has tended
to focus on white male artists as seen through the eyes of white male critics.
"It is no surprise," she writes, "that districts with less educated parents, high turnover rates, or low per-pupil state aid tended
to do worse than those [which] had more educational advantages."
The doctors also found that dancers who were getting hurt tended
to be the ones who didn't take class or cross-train during company breaks.
Blumer and Heilbronn (1984) postulated that pain prone individuals tended
to deny emotional and interpersonal distress, experienced guilt and depressed mood, and showed an inability to deal with anger and hostility.
Larger companies tended
to pay more than smaller ones.
Metz Protestants in the legal and medical professions tended
to own more religious books and fewer books that focused on their profession than their Catholic counterparts.
In accounting for solidarity in ethnic working class communities, John Bodnar, others, and myself have tended
to emphasize persistence and domesticity, with motivation deriving from a commitment to family and established ethnic community.
to be auditory in their perceptual strength, whereas male students tended
to be more visual, tactual, and/or kinesthetic (Dunn, 1996).
Subjects who were formerly macrobiotic tended
still to have diets that had less than the recommended level of vitamin [B.sub.12].
Members of Amnesty International, for instance, famous for their letter-writing campaigns on behalf of individual prisoners of conscience, have tended
to feel little sympathy for eco-philosophers trying to make a case for "the rights of nature" They have a hard time understanding why ecologists seem willing to spend so much energy on abstractions-on efforts to prevent some possible future extinction of an obscure species of bird, supposedly for the eventual good of everyone-while human beings are being tortured right here in the present.
This indicates that while there were fewer accidents and illnesses during 1991, they tended
to be slightly more severe.
The backup in mortgage rates earlier in the year had reinforced the more general cautionary factors that had tended
to inhibit overall spending.