misguidedness


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misguidedness

(ˌmɪsˈɡaɪdɪdnəs)
n
the condition or characteristic of being misguided
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The basic Buddhist analysis of the human predicament makes sense, as well, of the irony of colonialist conceptions of Buddhism and of the misguidedness of colonial attempts to exploit religious identities.
Yet even if this History-Lifetime-A&E synergistic expansion--on three networks, over two nights--hews more closely to history, its creative license still oozes over into misguidedness, and the additional length produces arid patches in getting to the inevitable blood-soaked end.
He will be discussing The Treatment of Autism: Overcoming Myths, Misguidedness, and Research Myopia.
If the misguidedness of the 2009 Italian job was symptomatic of a lengthy fallow period during the next couple of seasons, then the sight of Sam Warburton scoring under the posts in 2011 as Wales cruised to a 24-16 success was also a sign of things to come.
And yet now, more than 40 years later, I detect a similar misguidedness among those who seek to defend Britain's history of empire.
To fail to see the timely poignancy of Gatson's work amounts to the same willful blindness that allows for all manners of misguidedness.
JW: Michael Baxandall has made a strong case for the misguidedness of critical approaches that look at influence in a traditional way.
We are paid to protect lives and we will do so regardless of whether something has happened through their own stupidity or misguidedness," the Telegraph quoted him as saying.
The Norwegian version keeps Austen's dismissal of parental infallibility: "she had to be brought out of this misguidedness and confess that she had judged both wrongly.
In Mark's account of this story in Chapter 6, it is the misguidedness of the people that arouses Jesus' compassion, and his response is to teach them--even though it's quite late in the day.
In the end, Danticat chooses the telling of Marius's story over Tante Zi's privacy concerns, denial, vulnerability, and misguidedness.
A decade of reporting and writing about Jewsnot to mention the two and half decades before that living as onehas thickened my skin enough that I don't generally overreact to stupidity or misguidedness, either when it is perpetrated by my co-religionists or when it is directed at them.