inhumaneness


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Noun1.inhumaneness - the quality of lacking compassion or consideration for others
quality - an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone; "the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare
atrociousness, atrocity, barbarity, barbarousness, heinousness - the quality of being shockingly cruel and inhumane
bestiality - the stupid brutal quality of a beast
unmercifulness, mercilessness - inhumaneness evidenced by an unwillingness to be kind or forgiving
humaneness - the quality of compassion or consideration for others (people or animals)
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inhumaneness

nInhumanität f; (of treatment, housing)Menschenunwürdigkeit f
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It appears that some Pentecostals have "yet to consciously problematize, deeply reflect and agonise over their role and status as perpetrators" (44) of injustice against sexual minorities, some of whom have not only experienced discrimination but inhumaneness, violence, and imprisonment.
Due to his carefully constructed persona as a divine leader, Voldemort's inhumaneness initially avoids questions of his past or background, but information regarding both is slowly leaked to Harry.
Carhart, Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy recognized the inhumaneness of dismembering the unborn: "The fetus, in many cases, dies just as a human adult or child would; it bleeds to death as it is torn limb from limb.
Netanyahu's current right-wing government officials are by no means short of exacting utter cruelty in inhumaneness, and the reality is that this behavior is rooted in a political past.
Killing of Mohammad Akhlaq for slaughtering of cow in village Bisada, painting the face of Kulkarni, banning beef in Kashmir and all over India, ruthlessly beating of two innocent young Muslims boys in Mumbai, disrespecting Sikhs' Holly book "Sri Guru Granth Sahib", killing two Sikh protesters outside the historical Sikh shrine at village Bargari of Faridkot district, inhumaneness against Kashmiris, Maoists and Christians in Orissa are some of naked examples of state sponsored terrorism against minorities.
The inhumaneness of ISIS has also made its enemies more determined to fight back, as we apparently saw when the group tried to take control of the Deir al-Zor military base last December.
This equation, even if we put aside its inhumaneness and disregard for the fate of the Syrians, remains short-sighted, particularly when the U.
The article smacks of superficiality, inhumaneness and an utter absence of intellectual rigour, the last being a cherished principle in the world of academia, where Mr.
These scientists conclude that in light of available research, little appears to have changed since long standing concerns about the inhumaneness of current practices, and that they are doubtful if more humane practices can be implemented in the future.
The less effective, the less it has of the very feature that is supposed to overcome any objection relying on inhumaneness.
The tension in Faulkner's fiction is said to be mostly between the old landed pseudo-aristocracy and the rising financial bourgeoisie, between the Sartorises and the Snopeses (whatever their actual names in the novels), and between the responsibility and ethics of the former, and the immorality and inhumaneness of the latter (217).
The most important of these reasons is that conceiving torture as a kind of inhumaneness helps to explain why morality--like international law--prohibits torture absolutely.