Situation is a concept relating to a position (location) or a set of circumstances.

It also may refer to:

  • Situation (song), a 1982 song by British new wave band Yazoo
  • Situation (album), a 2007 album by Canadian musician Buck 65
  • Situation comedy, a type of television show
  • The Situation (TV personality), nickname of American reality TV personality Michael Sorrentino
  • Situation (Sartre), a concept by Jean-Paul Sartre
  • Situation report

Situated may refer to situated cognition

Situationism may refer to:

  • The ideas of Situationist International, an international political and artistic movement of the 1960s
  • Situationism (psychology), which holds that personality is more influenced by external factors than by internal traits or motivations
  • In Situational ethics, the idea in ethics that the morality of an act is a function of the state of the system when it occurs

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Other articles related to "situation":

Complex Event Processing - Example
... In the first situation, the car is moving and the pressure of one of the tires moves from 45 psi (pound per square inch) to 41 psi over 15 minutes ... The car's Event Processor may detect a situation whereby a loss of tire pressure over a relatively long period of time results in the creation of the "lossOfTirePressure" event ... In the second situation, the car is moving and the pressure of one of the tires drops from 45 psi to 20 psi in 5 seconds ...
Baltic Way - Aftermath
... Declaration of the Central Committee on the situation in the Soviet Baltic republics, August 26 On August 26, 1989, a pronouncement from the Central Committee of the Communist Party was read during the opening ... The workers and peasants were called on to save the situation and defend Soviet ideals ... an international commission to be sent to monitor the situation ...
Situation Analysis
... Situation analysis is a method managers use to analyze both the internal and external environments of an organization in order to understand the firm’s own capabilities, customers and ... by the American Marketing Association, a situation analysis is "the systematic collection and study of past and present data to identify trends, forces, and ... The situation analysis is the second step in the marketing plan and is a critical step in establishing a long term relationship with customers ...
Dalibor Vesely - The Modern Situation
... When looking at the modern situation, Vesely finds that the problem is generally structured on the basis of an ontological difference that is intrinsic to representation itself ... of the human body, points out to a deeper problem when dealing with situation, which is related to our ability to become situated on provisional grounds, even when lacking a fundamental ... Vesely elaborates on situation and the phenomenon of being situated as an example of how we contextualize spatial knowledge and on which basis and on how a particular point of reference allows us to situate ...
When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going - Phrase
... meanings of "go" and "tough." In context, "the going" means "the situation," "gets tough" means "becomes difficult," "the tough" means "people who are strong or ...

Famous quotes containing the word situation:

    The geometry of landscape and situation seems to create its own systems of time, the sense of a dynamic element which is cinematising the events of the canvas, translating a posture or ceremony into dynamic terms. The greatest movie of the 20th century is the Mona Lisa, just as the greatest novel is Gray’s Anatomy.
    —J.G. (James Graham)

    When the situation is, what we would wish, nothing is so ill- timed as to hint at the circumstances which make it so: you thank Fortune ... you had reason—the heart knew it, and was satisfied; and who but an English philosopher would have sent notices of it to the brain to reverse the judgment?
    Laurence Sterne (1713–1768)

    An actress reading a part for the first time tries many ways to say the same line before she settles into the one she believes suits the character and situation best. There’s an aspect of the rehearsing actress about the girl on the verge of her teens. Playfully, she is starting to try out ways to be a grown-up person.
    Stella Chess (20th century)