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Attitude

A subjective measure of how one or more persons feel about an event, person, or object. Marketers attempt to measure attitudes of consumers to determine the products they may buy. Likewise, analysts measure investor attitudes to estimate future market movements. See also: Sentiment indicator, Behavioral economics.
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You're going to find fewer attitudinally loyal members than you are behaviorally loyal ones, and that's OK.
They're) similar demographically, attitudinally and behaviorally.
In analysing student narratives, for example, we know that successful writers generate possible worlds that build the exterior and interior experience of a character through certain choices of strong verbs, including saying and thinking verbs (experiential metafunction); they engage a reader's empathy and align readers with the viewpoint of particular characters through various forms of modality and attitudinally inflected vocabulary (interpersonal metafunction); and they make their texts coherent or 'hang together' often through a return to an earlier point of the narrative with a twist of some kind (textual metafunction).
Why leave a position at an established company in a different industry or graduate from college only to work in a company that looks physically and attitudinally dead?
Behaviorally, there are no key political groups that attempt to overthrow democratic rule or secede from the nation-state; attitudinally, a strong majority of public opinion believes that any political change should occur within the framework of the existing democracy; and constitutionally, all political conflict will be resolved "within the specific laws, procedures and institutions" of the new democratic system (Linz and Stepan 1996, 5-6).
Literacy has been defined in various ways, many offering imprecise, yet progressively grander conceptions and expectations of what it means to read and write, and what might follow from those practices, attitudinally and cognitively, individually and collectively.
Yet, much like the moral concepts of justice and care, the divide between money and time is shrinking; not necessarily linearly, but the two concepts are becoming more closely related both legislatively and attitudinally.
The characteristics of the postindustrial knowledge worker exemplary of Florida's Creative Class entail being "comfortable in an ever-changing environment that demands creative shifts in communication with different kinds of clients and partners; attitudinally geared toward production that requires long, and often unsocial, hours; and accustomed, in the sundry exercises of their mental labour, to a contingent, rather than a fixed, routine of self-application" (Ross 11).
Abidi, in his lecture "Europe's Muslims between Marginalisation and Integration", described as poor the incorporation of about 15 million Muslims in Europe economically [how people are faring in terms of earnings and employment] and attitudinally [how people feel].
The holistic understanding you put forth in Reggae Wisdom is of the proverb as "a lived part of the culture, something that came to life fully if one were willing to be attitudinally and behaviorally in sync with the entire cultural weltanshauunng of which the proverb was only a fragment" (99).
A lot of forest biomes are moving attitudinally and most of the species that were found at the lower levels are slowly and slowly moving higher up," Walia said.