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Marginal

Incremental.

Marginal

Describing the effect, if any, of adding one additional unit to a calculation.
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Rosenberg is responsible for introducing the concept of "mattering," a term that can be understood as the polar opposite of marginality.
Marginality as the site of multitude demands a counter economy and theology and political practices that nullify the logic of One World as promulgated by neo-colonization and globalization.
Perhaps one of the most pervasive repercussions of marginality is the tendency to engage in perpetual defensive scholarship--resisting, critiquing and challenging western misrepresentations of the world we study.
The motifs of absence and silence remind viewers that the many established modes of language that are available to explain these men's marginality would only succeed in reinforcing that marginality, and thus in undoing Riggs's communicative act of documentary filmmaking.
Therefore, the interview responses of the Black Seminole participants were analyzed using the dimensions of Weisberger's (1992) marginality schemata: return, assimilation, poise, and transcendence.
Koch's enduring marginality, his habit of being a stranger wanting acceptance in a dominant society, was the perfect camouflage for Canada where, as a wag once quipped: "They have all kinds of Jews in Canada.
Although the two books tell wildly different tales, they both offer insight into the nature of transnationalism and marginality.
There is a great need for psychological services among the cultural group to deal with a variety of problems including academic, interpersonal, health/substance abuse, dating, bicultural and biracial issues, family difficulties due to emerging cultural differences, marginality, difficulties relating within various subgroups, and the experience of racism (Leong, 1986).
Discrimination and marginality in the gospel readings resonate with people who regularly have harsh experiences with landlords and store owners and the public schools and the police.
Its low ranking in the GDP league table lends weight to this view, and its geographical position also contributes to a feeling of marginality.
Williams also asserts that "the general paradox of African Americans' attempts to render ourselves mainstream is that the very rituals of proving that we are 'just like' the girl next door are themselves the proof of our marginality.
The introduction briefly surveys the development and current state of medieval landscape and settlement archaeology, suggesting that archaeologists must consider the ways in which space can be perceived and experienced by its inhabitants--paving the way for her own approach which is then carefully outlined with definitions of marginality, followed by a range of settlement models and theoretical approaches to space, predominantly borrowed from prehistoric archaeology.