The final third of Secular Mysteries moves to the longer poems of Shelley, who, unlike Wordsworth, does not exemplify the achievement of Cavellian "wise passiveness
" of receptivity but rather yearns for it: he "is everywhere to be found struggling toward a trusting response in such constructions of our language and form of life as show themselves to have been impressionably open to what's in the wind" (167).
Greenberg, as usual, had a number of criticisms of the insurance industry including its passiveness
and lack of cohesiveness.
One major deplores the passiveness
of the international community toward the Syrian revolution, saying they are allowing Syria to sink.
The group's web statement said, "The German government should know it cannot stop our protest by means of silence and passiveness
Given how much Boo clearly cares about her subjects, one of the most troubling aspects of the book is her passiveness
. Reporting a nonfiction novel is a herculean task requiring years ofinterviewing, investigating, and exhuming of documents.
This retrogression in the sports activities is not only counter productive for the esprit de corps, but it sends a negative message of passiveness
and also effects the quality of sports person produced by the Armed Forces which form the back bone of competitive sports culture at national level.
Llodra believes Murray's famed tendency for passiveness
could present him with a chance.
In the past, there was a dominant sense of passiveness
and dependency whereby everyone threw the blame around and no one wanted to take responsibility for taking a stand.
A plan that seeks to instill depression, despair and passiveness
in the hearts and the minds of the Palestinians to be drown in debts and crimes and thus forget the beloved Palestine.
Much has been written recently regarding corporate governance or lack of it and the passiveness
of our institutional investors such as pension funds.
Wives appear and withdraw with similar passiveness
. This work is uncritical and has no historical argument or thesis--the text is only meagerly anchored with dates.
SDSM analyst Ivor Mickovski comments for Utrinski vesnik that Macedonia is today in a situation that is known in history as the "Brezhnev stagnation." This, in Mickovski's view, was an epoch of political paralysis, inactivity, political passiveness
, that only contributed to the inefficiency of the Soviet system in confronting the real political and economic challenges of that period.