isonomy


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isonomy

(aɪˈsɒnəmɪ)
n
1. (Law) the equality before the law of the citizens of a state
2. (Law) the equality of civil or political rights
isonomic, iˈsonomous adj

isonomy

the possession of equal political and legal rights by all citizens of a state.
See also: Politics
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The carnival of the new screen: From hegemony to isonomy, pp.
Free competition ensures the economic agent the possibility to enjoy the exploration of a sector subject to rules that allow competition in conditions of equality, isonomy in relation to other competitors.
Isinglass 1893 Owner-breeder Harry McCalmont Trainer Jimmy Jewitt, Newmarket Jockey Tommy Loates Sire Isonomy Triple Crown prize -money pounds 15,065 Ran 12 Won 11 Racing Post Historic Rating 138 Died 1911, aged 21 THE sixth Triple Crown winner, Isinglass was a champion in each of his four seasons and was beaten only once in his career.
As well as being considered an important criteria in the assessment process from the point of view of the promotion agencies and organizations that maintain data bases and indexers, to publicize these dates shows how concerned editors are about the agility of the process to assess and publish the articles, as well as with the isonomy between authors in relation to deadlines.
It's also the opportunity for isonomy, equality of political rights.
Characteristic also of the banknotes of that epoch is the representation of working women, in an attempt of the regime to praise the feminine contribution to the country's progression as well as to emphasize to the enacted isonomy between the two genders in Albania (see banknotes of 500, issue 1957 and 10 Leke issue 1976).
Holding to structural isonomy (obeying related laws) with regard to the mind/brain issue involves specifying what is the focus of the issue.
This project uses isonomy to improve understanding of migration patterns and sectarian structure of the Irish population in northern England.
PAUL Cole's King Solomon, ridden by Christophe Soumillon, landed the Listed Prix Isonomy at Saint-Cloud yesterday.
However, although the ideal of isonomy gave ample power to governments to deal with a wide range of actions to enhance human development, from safeguarding values and promoting equality to enhancing individual freedom, it has been on the decline for centuries, in all countries of the world including England.
Its name (not an acronym) is derived from the Greek isos, meaning "equal," which yields the prefix iso--as in isometric (equal measure or dimensions), isodynamic (equal strength or intensity), and isonomy (political rights).
Certainly Plato's intention in going to Syracuse was to convince Dionys to institute the reign of isonomy, of justice and fairness, and renounce the bestial life which Plato considered to be that of a tyrant.