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ha·bil·i·tate

 (hə-bĭl′ĭ-tāt′)
v. ha·bil·i·tat·ed, ha·bil·i·tat·ing, ha·bil·i·tates
v.tr.
1. To clothe.
2. To fit out or equip (a mine) for operation.
3. Obsolete To impart an ability or capacity to.
v.intr.
To qualify oneself for a post or office.

[Medieval Latin habilitāre, habilitāt-, to enable, from Latin habilis, able; see habile.]

ha·bil′i·ta′tion n.
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The habilitation thesis entitled: "Stem Cell Therapy and Neutral Tissue Engineering in Regeneration of Central Nervous System".
This English version is a summary of the full study, which was presented as her Habilitation thesis in history and cultural studies at the Free University Berlin, and will soon be published in German.
In his habilitation thesis of 1881, Whether Legal Rights and Relationships Are Economic Goods, Bohm-Bawerk disputes the claim that rights are different from the goods to which they give title: "A legal right or the legalized power of disposal over a thing is nothing more nor less than a necessary reinforcement supplied by a politically organized state of the physical power which is needed by the owner of a good as a condition of its economic utilization (Shorter Classics of Bohm-Bawerk, 1962, 58f.
Kupczak begins with a review of the early writings of Wojtyla in philosophy, concentrating on Wojtyla's habilitation thesis on the possibility of formulating a Christian ethics according to the system of Max Scheler (not yet translated into English) and on the Lublin Lectures (published in Polish as Wyklady lubelskie, in German as Lubliner Vorlesungen, and soon to be forthcoming in English as Lectures from Lublin [New York: Peter Lang]).