exemplariness


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ex·em·pla·ry

 (ĭg-zĕm′plə-rē)
adj.
1. Worthy of imitation; commendable: exemplary behavior.
2. Serving as a model.
3. Serving as an illustration; typical.
4. Serving as a warning; admonitory.

[From Middle English exaumplarie, exemplere, an exemplar; see exemplar.]

ex′em·plar′i·ly (ĕg′zəm-plâr′ə-lē) adv.
ex·em′pla·ri·ness, ex′em·plar′i·ty (ĕg′zəm-plăr′ĭ-tē) n.
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The limits of this terrain are at once marked and determined by such things as compendia of black artists' work, or accounts of watersheds and breakdowns in debates about the exemplariness of "positivity" of certain representations, the aberrance of others, and the much-discussed "transcendence" of race by some.
The Anomaly and Exemplariness of the Italian Welfare State.
He argues that, instead of grounding originality on genius, Kant would have done well to ground his approach on fine art itself, thus taking into account how a work expresses itself in a historical and critical context; these comparative factors, Crowther suggests, are what allow a Kantian aesthetic applicability to avant-garde work while still permitting the utilization of originality and exemplariness as conditions for judgment in a way free of interference from the artist, that is, in a wholly disinterested respect.
1) Not so, according to Plutarch: the exemplariness of the Lycurgan constitution was widely acknowledged amongst ancient philosophers: