What is demeanor?

Some articles on demeanor:

Vizconde Massacre - Supreme Court Decision - Reactions To Webb's Acquittal - Con
... the trial court should be given the credence because it has the first opportunity to observe the demeanor, gesture and tone of voice of the witness" ... or not because he has the opportunity which is denied the appellate justices to observe the demeanor of the witness" ... judge who observes a witness is in the best position to judge the witness’s demeanor and veracity and to evaluate the credibility of his testimony” ...
Reveres - Sociology
... a Canadian-born sociologist and writer, explored the relationship between deference and demeanor in his 1967 essay "The Nature of Deference and Demeanor" ... According to Goffman, a person with a poor demeanor will be held in lower esteem in the eyes of society ... The same is true for people who behave in a good demeanor, however society will hold them in a higher esteem ...
Frank H. Easterbrook - Nomination and Judicial Career
... His demeanor has won him enemies in the bar ... In a section devoted to Easterbrook's judicial demeanor, the report claims he "has consistently displayed a temperament that is improper for a Circuit Judge ... at oral argument" and that "some attorneys" said that due to the judge's demeanor they and their clients did not feel they got a fair hearing ...
Brock Skywalker
... by fellow Albertan musicians Paul Bellows and Kris Demeanor) irreverently referring to Brock's odd heart-health issues ... Brock has produced albums for Carrie Horachek, Fred Nachbauer, Kris Demeanor, and Heather Hutchison ... Painting Daisies, Geoff Berner, Heather Hutchison, Kris Demeanor and Easy Life Club ...

Famous quotes containing the word demeanor:

    We imagine much more appropriately an artisan on his toilet seat or on his wife than a great president, venerable by his demeanor and his ability. It seems to us that they do not stoop from their lofty thrones even to live.
    Michel de Montaigne (1533–1592)