adversariness

adversariness

(ˈædvəsərɪnəs)
n
literary the state of being adversarial
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407) "The word 'confront,' after all, also means a clashing of forces or ideas, thus carrying with it the notion of adversariness.
21) Although rural courts are guided by the same fundamental principles as those in (sub)urban settings--independence, adversariness and the rule of law--they are confronted with special problems that sometimes constrain their effectiveness such as lack of resources and isolation.
Rethinking Adversariness in Nonjury Criminal Trials, 23 Am.
In so doing, Gregory reveals the tension in accountability interviewing between journalistic neutrality and adversariness, a porous boundary-line that, at least with Paul, he readily crosses.
Some criminal, civil rights, and environmental cases come to mind, where the adversariness and otherness is real and the two sides are morally opposed.
836, 845 (1990) ("The word 'confront,' after all, also means a clashing of forces or ideas, thus carrying with it the notion of adversariness.
legal adversariness into the scientific world has spurred both valuable
105) Mashaw observes that this has traditionally been achieved through an adversarial process with a passive decision-maker; however, adversariness is not essential and the key concern is probing consideration of the individual's circumstances against the bureaucratic agenda.
Even with the comparatively low incidence of audits and collection cases present in the tax system today, the level of controversy and adversariness present in these cases suggests that minimizing such situations, to the extent consistent with voluntary compliance, is highly desirable.
adversariness and social conflict, or for undermining respect for
must readily accept an idealized conception of adversariness.
In research published in 2006, Russian legal scholar Stanislaw Pomorski further analyzed the enormous gap that remains between the legal obligation set out in Article 123(3) of the 1993 Constitution ("Judicial proceedings shall be conducted on the principle of adversariness and equality of the parties") and the reality of continued bias in favor of the Prokuratura after the enactment of the 2001 Code.