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Political pressure, economic resources and the ability to navigate into a Kafkaesque bureaucracy play a determinant role.In Italy, Religious Minorities Struggle (Vainly) for Official Recognition|Anna Momigliano|November 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
On 11 August 1947, he told the soon-to-be born nation that religion was not the determinant of Pakistani nationalism.Why Pakistan's Mohammed Ali Jinnah Was No Nelson Mandela|Kapil Komireddi|April 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
All seem to agree that Goldstone was a determinant of Israel's relatively restrained attack against Hamas this time around.On Gaza, Goldstone And Israeli Strategy Regarding Terrorist Enclaves|Yossi Alpher|December 13, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This stimulus is the primary phenomenon, the determinant cause of such transformation.The Mechanism of Life|Stphane Leduc
This "law of sufficient (or determinant) reason" 568 is the fundamental principle of all metaphysical inquiry.Christianity and Greek Philosophy|Benjamin Franklin Cocker
When this extrinsic end is in keeping with right reason or when it is discordant thereto, it may become a determinant of morality.The Ethics of Medical Homicide and Mutilation|Austin O'Malley
Decomposition of a Determinant into complementary Determinants.
If that proportion is altered, so also is the character of the determinant.On Germinal Selection as a Source of Definite Variation|August Weismann
c.1600 (adj.); 1680s (n.), from Latin determinantem (nominative determinans), present participle of determinare (see determine).