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la intencionalidad del alto

English translation: intent

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Spanish term or phrase:intencionalidad
English translation:intent
Entered by: Steven Huddleston
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10:52 Jul 3, 2008
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Social Sciences - Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
Spanish term or phrase: la intencionalidad del alto
I'm translating the appendix of a sociological study which contains a page about the Likert scale used to assess subjects' attitudes to certain values. The full sentence is below:

La tendencia a actuar sin experimentar escrúpulos antes o después de una situación crítica, o a evaluar las acciones de esta manera que no prejudique la imagen personal, aparece entre los líderes mareros.
La intencionalidad del alto está claramente definida y se presenta con particular énfasis.

Any help would be great as I'm a bit stuck on this!
Thanks in advance
Rose Oakes
Local time: 02:47
the intent of the act
Explanation:
It HAS to be a mistype, it just doesn´t make any sense otherwise.
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Steven Huddleston
Mexico
Local time: 20:47
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3 +1the intent of the act
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the intent of the act


Explanation:
It HAS to be a mistype, it just doesn´t make any sense otherwise.

Steven Huddleston
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agree  Flor M. Vargas: I also think there is a typo mistake. "Acto" makes sense.
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  -> Thank you, Flor.
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