What is intentional?

  • (adj): Done or made or performed with purpose and intent.
    Synonyms: designed
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on intentional:

Crime In Honduras - Intentional Homicide
... Office on Drugs and Crime, Honduras has the highest rate of intentional homicide in the world, with 6,239 intentional homicides, or 82.1 per 100,000 of population in 2010. 66.0 per 100,000 in 2010, has the second highest rate of intentional homicide in the world ...
Covariation Model - Limitations
... model mainly concerns the lack of distinction between intentional and unintentional behavior, and between reason and cause explanations (Malle, 1999) ... Intentional behavior occurs when there is a desire for an outcome, together with a belief that a certain behavior will lead to the desired outcome ... Malle (1999) found that whether behavior is intentional or unintentional predicts the type of explanation, and that the type of explanation presented ...
List Of Adventive Wild Plants In Israel - Adventive Species
... עגולת-זרעים Australia intentional (forestation) introd ... שיטת המשוכות Australia 4 Acacia paradoxa Fabaceae שיטה דוקרנית Australia intentional introd. 1920-30 5 Acacia salicina Fabaceae שיטת עלי-הערבה Australia intentional planted by the JNF, invasive 6 Acacia saligna Fabaceae שיטה כחלחלה Australia ...
... Lisasion is a form of erosion where the earth is eroded by intentional human action ... of land, most commonly along rivers and coastlines, by intentional human action" ... Lisasion only applies to intentional human action, whereby humans deliberately erode the landscape for reasons including for recreation, hazard management and all forms of construction and demolition ...
Commune (intentional Community)
... A commune is an intentional community of people living together, sharing common interests, property, possessions, resources, and, in some communes, work and income ... where pragmatics, not psychedelics, rule the day." There are many contemporary intentional communities all over the world, a list of which can be found at the Fellowship for ...

More definitions of "intentional":

  • (adj): Done by design.
    Example: "The insult was intentional"
    Synonyms: willful, wilful

Famous quotes containing the word intentional:

    An intentional object is given by a word or a phrase which gives a description under which.
    Gertrude Elizabeth Margaret Anscombe (b. 1919)

    That I am not a member of any Christian Church, is true; but I have never denied the truth of the Scriptures; and I have never spoken with intentional disrespect of religion.
    Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865)

    What makes some internal feature of a thing a representation could only its role in regulating the behavior of an intentional system.
    Daniel Clement Dennett (b. 1942)