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The ruthlessness of the current academic job system tends to enforce conformity.
Systemic factors may have selected these individuals for ruthlessness.
The point is not to prohibit the personal, but to examine it with utter ruthlessness.
That's ruthlessness, that's true mean ole style imperialism.
He was seen as someone who lacked the drive-or, more flatteringly, the ruthlessness-to make it on his own.
It is not surprising that he was chosen for his capacity for ruthlessness.
His formal manners belong to the nineteenth century, but his artistic ruthlessness and freedom to the twentieth.
In the long run it is the bitterness and ruthlessness of the world of this theater that stays the hand.
Its climax was marked by ruthlessness and callous disregard for human life.
They can rely on their isolation, and on the sheer ruthlessness of their repression.
Ruthlessness is a high discount value on the future.
He has cash and guns to sustain him, as well as cunning, ruthlessness and do-or-die determination.
The problem is that the dissidents' ruthlessness is matched by a growing expertise in the use of explosives.
As boss of the commission, however, he was noted for his strategic vision and occasional ruthlessness.
Studies of business leaders tend to emphasise their vision, drive and ruthlessness.
He retained one habit from his guerrilla years: ruthlessness.
Along with the charm and empathy, however, successful bosses need a certain ruthlessness.
Now corruption, greed, and ruthlessness are the keys to success in the business world.
Even then, ruthlessness and outright quackery lurked behind the fa├žade.
What is, is--and is seen with wondering ruthlessness.
But it takes a mix of managerial policies, and no little ruthlessness to boot.
The difference this time was a mix of shrewdness and ruthlessness.
His ruthlessness is legendary, and his power far reaching.
In several vicious acts of intimidation, he demonstrates the extent of his ruthlessness.
His ruthlessness has a personal dimension missing from the rest of the movie.
Here, as charged in the indictment, the defendants' ruthlessness was matched by their recklessness.
Manliness is expressed through emotional coolness, ruthlessness, and imperturbability at any depravity.
The secret policeman's ruthlessness became legendary.
He has proven his ruthlessness and his lack of feeling for his own people and his stubbornness.

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