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A 2012 study from researchers at BYU and Princeton discovered that women spoke much less than their proportional representation, spending roughly 75% less time talking than their male counterparts.Tokyo Olympics chief said women talk too much in meetings. Research says he’s wrong|Claire Zillman|February 5, 2021|Fortune
A more proportional voting system would allow those different parties to operate independently of one another.What Does Impeachment And The Division Over Marjorie Taylor Greene And Liz Cheney Tell Us About The GOP?|Sarah Frostenson (firstname.lastname@example.org)|February 3, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
The likelihood for an algorithm to produce the expected result, is indirectly proportional to the complexity of the task it needs to complete.Google algorithms vs Google penalties, explained by an ex-Googler|Pedro Dias|December 23, 2020|Search Engine Land
This proportional allocation would continue until every country has enough doses to vaccinate 20 percent of its population.Who should get the Covid-19 vaccine first? Ethicists are fiercely debating how to vaccinate billions of people.|Sigal Samuel|November 20, 2020|Vox
Second, the area of the surface is proportional to part of the entanglement entropy between those two portions of the boundary.
His most recent book is Proportionality in International Law, published by Oxford University Press.Iraqi Insurgents Circulate the Lie That They Killed the Judge in Saddam’s Trial|Michael Newton|June 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
What Rubin is arguing against—his blogpost is titled "The Perils of Proportionality"—are concepts enshrined in international law.
International human rights law dictates that, when people protest, governments must adhere to "proportionality" in their response.
But the question I had—which went unanswered—was this: What defines proportionality in Israeli law?
Early in the conversation, Dershowitz stated that “Jewish justice and Israeli justice understand proportionality.”
According to Newton's law, there is rigorous proportionality between these two coefficients.
There is, therefore, in small pieces a rough proportionality between size of head and size of regenerating piece.The Organism as a Whole|Jacques Loeb
He started by supposing an exact proportionality between corresponding changes in sun-spot frequency and magnetic range.
And now observe how well this conception falls in with the law of proportionality discovered by Newton.Six Lectures on Light|John Tyndall
It is only for theoretical simplification that a strict proportionality is assumed here, both in the text and the diagram.The Science and Philosophy of the Organism|Hans Driesch