a.ware.ness: 1. The state of having knowledge or cognizance gained through one’s own perceptions or by means of information. 2. Vigilant; watchful. 3. Sensible, awake.
par.a.digm: n. 1. One that serves as a pattern or model. 2. A set of assumptions, concepts, values, and practices that constitutes a way of viewing reality for the community that shares them, especially in an intellectual discipline. [para-, alongside; + deigma, to show.]
pos.i.tive pol.i.tics: 1. Characterizing or displaying affirmation toward measured progress within the art and science of government or governing, especially the governing of a political entity, such as a nation, and the administration and control of its internal and external affairs. 2. Characterizing or displaying a distancing from intrigue or maneuvering within a political unit or group in order to gain control or power. [polites, citizen. polis, city.]
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