To teach workers the new time discipline demanded by modern capitalism, the ruling classes set about promoting punctuality as a civic duty and a moral value, while denigrating slowness
and tardiness as cardinal sins," he writes.
In Praise of Slowness
is persuasive, alarming and reassuring all at once.
by Milan Kundera New York: HarperCollins, 1995.
In this model, the Green's function is represented in terms of a delta function of space and time in slowness
14] Juncos recommended that high-potency antipsychotics such as haloperidol be avoided because of their rapid and often profound aggravation of parkinsonian symptoms, which include tremors, stooped posture, rigidity, poor balance, and slowness
in body movements (bradykinesia).
A A COMBINATION of slowness
in the mornings, lack of facial expression and spilling drinks, together with a general slowness
, suggests Parkinson's disease to be the likely cause.
Because of the slowness
of the procedures, only some 33,000 asylum claims were decided in 1999.
The massive port - which handles over 8m tons of cargo a year - has become a major frustration for its customers through its inefficiency, slowness
of the count has fueled concern about possible irregularities.
Opening a symposium on the Inquisition in Rome at the end of October, Roger Cardinal Etchegaray said, "The Church cannot cross the threshold of the new millenium without pressing its children to purify themselves in repentance for their errors, infidelity, incoherence and slowness
Dysarthria is an impairment in speech skills due to weakness, slowness
, and incoordination of muscles in the tongue, lips, or soft palate.
This may have been due, in part, to the fact that persons who are depressed and those who have Parkinson disease tend to share the following symptoms: slowness
in movement, stooped posture, blank facial expression, sleep disturbances, and slowness
in cognitive functioning.
It appears to modify brain signals that cause the stiffness, slowness
of movement, and/or shaking that characterize the disease.
Maybe the reason for the slowness
of the whole enterprise.
It's true that we live in a rush-rush world, where the hare's frantic speed is prized over the turtle's plodding slowness