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Overview page. Subjects: Linguistics — Zoology and Animal Sciences.

An aspect of communication, which can occur when the receiver obtains information about the signaller, against the interests of the signaller. For example, the courtship display of a male...

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manipulation

Overview page. Subjects: Linguistics — Zoology and Animal Sciences.

An aspect of communication, which can occur when the receiver obtains information about the signaller, against the interests of the signaller. For example, the courtship display of a male...

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manipulation

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

n. the use of the hands to produce a desired movement or therapeutic effect in part of the body. Both physiotherapists and osteopaths use manipulation to restore normal working...

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manipulation

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

Controlling the price of an asset with a view to making a gain (cf. limit; mani-manipulation; ramp).

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manipulation

Overview page. Subjects: Politics.

The turning of a situation to advantage. Specifically, use of procedural devices such as changing the order of the agenda or the voting rules, or introducing new proposals not for their...

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Manipulation

Edited by Christian Coons and Michael Weber.

August 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Social and Political Philosophy. 288 pages.

As social creatures, we influence one another in a variety of ways. Much of this influence is benign—for example, advising family and friends, serving as role models for our children and...

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manipulation

David McFarland.

in A Dictionary of Animal Behaviour

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology. 60 words.

An aspect of *communication that can occur when the receiver obtains information about the signaller, against the interests of

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manipulation

David McFarland.

in A Dictionary of Animal Behaviour

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology. 60 words.

An aspect of communication, which can occur when the receiver obtains information about the signaller, against the interests of

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manipulation

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 33 words.

n. the use of the hands to produce a desired movement or therapeutic effect in part of the body. Both

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manipulation

Michael Ruse.

in Encyclopedia of Semiotics

January 1998; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Linguistics. 699 words.

One of the two ways in which an organism might use or exploit the signaling system of another organism to

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manipulation

Michael Kent.

in Food and Fitness: A Dictionary of Diet and Exercise

January 1997; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 49 words.

Any technique using the hands to produce a desired movement of a part of the body, or to return bones

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