releasement


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releasement

(rɪˈliːsmənt)
n
1. the act of releasing from confinement or responsibility
2. the removal or remission of something
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Although the Law envisages releasement of around 3700 people, there are still as many people waiting for beginning their sentence.
Like the Heideggerian non-epistemic meditative thinking achieved through the releasement of the thinker from these epistemic routines, we believe that the skeptic state of tranquility is akin to the empathic mode of consciousness we have identified with meditative thinking.
ground and foundation (Grund und Boden) in the unfolding of the nature of Being, in the counter-striving phenomenon of concealement and unconcealment, which calls for our releasement (Gelassenheit) and openness to the mystery (Offenheit fur das Geheimnis) of all things; and we conclude by (4) offering the potential implications of Heidegger's approach to meditative inquiry for a re-conceived understanding of "learning" that lives beyond the technical constraints of instrumentalism in standardized education.
Cooper points to the intimate co-dependency involved in appreciating the hybrid environment of the garden, whilst Simon James's chapter employs Heideggerian ideas on releasement and technology to argue for a somewhat different notion of conservation, in which the urge to conserve is not related to long-term economic use but rather to the protection of non-instrumental meanings and relationship, so that to 'conserve a thing in this sense is to conserve those of its dimensions that, in the rise and rise of technology, we are in danger of losing' (p.
Wherein is set foorth his extreame slaverie sustained many yeres togither, in the Gallies & wars of the great Turk against the Landes of Persia, Tartaria, Spaine, and Portugall, with the manner of his releasement, and comming into Englande in May last.
Heidegger and authenticity; from resoluteness to releasement.
To Heidegger, this is possible through: (1) Releasement toward things; (57) and (2) Openness to the mystery.
for the releasement from slavery of such of the citizens of the United States, as are now in captivity at Algiers.
William Baldwin's Spirit Releasement Therapy: A Technique Manual, published in 1995, was a watershed event for this movement.
81) As I have argued, the latter involves an articulation of what we might call "the subject of decision" and "the subject of releasement.
In these fragments, the subject is guided by the releasement of self to a center to one's existence that it cannot control, because it does not lie within the subject, and so the subject is released to discover a being-claimed: ".