Self-selection

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Self-selection

Consequence of a contract that induces only one group to participate.

Self-Selection

A situation in which only one person or group can take advantage of a contract.
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Thus, the purpose of this study was to analyze the effect of 16 wks of training with subjects self-selecting physical activities in sports versus programmed physical activities in fitness within the Physical Education classes on anthropometric and biochemical components.
It remained clear, however, that having grasped the nettle of "doing it for themselves" the passion remains to keep this initiative artist-centred and self-selecting.
In contrast to the self-selecting power consolidation by Pacifica's board majority, KPFA moved ahead with a democratizing process that initiated regular elections so that thousands of supporters, as members of listener-funded KPFA Radio, could vote for a "local advisory board" to represent them.
The people who succeed in this business have a passion for it and in that sense are self-selecting.
For instance, demographic characteristics, addiction severity, motivation, and rates of starting treatment may differ between randomized subjects and patients self-selecting their treatment (Strohmetz, Alterman, and Walter 1990; U.
This patent is the first to issue in the name of Cadus Pharmaceutical Corporation and the first relating to its Self-Selecting Combinatorial Library technology.
It was one that embraced all the varieties of Catholic identity and piety that existed within the boundaries of the parish--here was no self-selecting congregation.
com provides consumers with sophisticated, focused and practical health information while providing advertisers a self-selecting, highly-targeted consumer audience.
However, the problem is that there are no reports in the literature that have looked specifically at the effect of subjects self-selecting their walking pace on fat oxidation.
However, the project's participants were all self-selecting individuals who'd responded to the artists' invitation to apply for a place on the trip, not a targeted group supposedly being "empowered by community art," and their awareness that they've struck a working deal with the artists comes over fairly clearly.