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Definition of the noun disobedience
What does disobedience mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: disobediences
- the failure to obey
- lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
- synonym of disobedience: noncompliance
- antonym of disobedience: obedience
- more generic words: insubordination / rebelliousness = an insubordinate act
- more specific words:
- the trait of being unwilling to obey
Alternative definition of the noun disobedience
Specialised definition of the noun disobedience
Glossary of sports / equestrian
a term that covers several types of misbehavior, including deviating from the course, a refusal, run-out, and resistance
"Disobedience" is a 2003 drama film directed by Licínio Azevedo.
- also known as Desobediência
- countries: Portugal, Mozambique
- languages: Tswa Language, Portuguese Language
- director: Licinio Azevedo
- genre: Drama
- released in (13 years ago)
- "Disobedience" is a book by Alice Notley.
- also known as "Disobedience (Penguin Poets)"
- genre: Poetry
- "Disobedience" is an award-winning book by Naomi Alderman.
- award: - Orange Broadband Award for New Writers winners, received by Naomi Alderman
"Disobedience" is a composition.
Disobedience is a musical group.
- album: "Suspicious Details"
- official website: www.disobedience.de
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Disobedience
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The Tangled Bank (2008)
Toward an Ecotheological Ethics of Responsible Participation by Michael S. Hogue
What the Christian theological traditions add to the universal evidence of disobedience is the idea that it is not simply about the breaking of rules but about the total moral character of agents. Theological insight into the root causes of ...
POLITICAL THEORY (2010)
IDEAS AND CONCEPTS by SUSHILA RAMASWAMY
Civil disobedience is a concept that may not be distinctly modern in political theory, but what makes it unique to the contemporary times is the context in which it has evolved. History in pre-modern times has examples of civil disobedients like ...
by Douglas Allen
The right to civil disobedience is a moral right and has important im— plications for the legal system. A just constitution ought to recognize the right to civil disobedience either explicitly in writing or at least in the way it is interpreted by judges ...
by Lora Wise
Help us to understand that willful disobedience is a denial of You and Your Lordship over our lives. Help us to see that if we ...
A Philosophical Study by P. McLaughlin
So, nonviolent civil disobedience is the hypothetical means by which we can ...
The History of an American Idea by Ralph Young
But civil disobedience means that when you break an unjust law, when you refuse to be part of the injustice, you must be ready to pay the consequences. And by paying the consequences, by going to prison, you force the system to change.
Public and Private Spaces and the Figure of the Female Royal Counselor by Rebecca S, Hancock, Rebecca S. Hancock
But, as Sandra Berg amply demonstrates, the motif of obedience and disobedience is a significant theme throughout the book of Esther, and the motif is not confined to the characterization of Esther alone. If we look at the story a bit more ...
Making the News (2003)
A Guide for Activists and Nonprofits by Jason Salzman
Civil disobedience is a respected tool that activists use when they feel they must break the law — and when they are prepared to pay the possible consequences of jail time, fines, personal injury, and community disrepute. It also gets attention.
by Fathali M. Moghaddam
's defense of civil disobedience against racial segregation. Coercion is harder to reconcile with communication, though, if it constitutes an attempt to impose a political outcome without ...
by David Levinson
Q CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE The term civil disobedience refers to a deliberate offense against authority committed openly to protest an unjust, arbitrary, cruel, pointless or immoral law or policy of the government.
by David Andrew Schultz
civil disobedience For more information Federal Civil Judicial Procedure and Rules (2000). Reppy, Alison. Introduction to Civil Procedure: Actions and Pleading at Common Law. Buffalo, N.Y.: Dennis, 1954. Danton Asher Berube Yale ...
by Sherwood Thompson
Organization, Training, and Practice As nonviolent civil disobedience has become increasingly popular, so, too, has it become more systematically developed and widely and formally spread. In many democracies, acts of nonviolent civil ...
by Garrett Ward Sheldon
civil disobedience Further Readings Holmes, S. Benjamin Constant and the Making of Modern Liberalism. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1984. Machiavelli, N. The Discourses, B. Crick, ed. Harmondsworth, Eng.: Penguin Books ...
by Bruce A. Arrigo
Integritybased civil disobedience involves citizens engagingin protest towardalaw or policy they feelis immoral.Justicebased civil disobedience involvesthe disobeyingoflaws toobtain a denied right. Policybased civil disobedience involves ...
Movements, Histories, and Motivations by David E. Lowes
CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE is a strategy or act that involves the refusal to obey or the deliberate breaking of...
In order to maintain the moral high ground, civil disobedience is strictly nonviolent and, with the exception of the ...
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Scrabble value of D2I1S1O1B3E1D2I1E1N1C3E1
The value of this 12-letter word is 18 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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