Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading. Currently can only be used by a single user (myself), but I plan to extend it to support multiple users eventually.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

a contradiction between two beliefs or conclusions that are in themselves reasonable; a paradox

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We are limited by mortality, illness and impediments set by the physical world. Technology is one response to this antinomical situation.

—p.5 Technology and Social Power (1) default author
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We are limited by mortality, illness and impediments set by the physical world. Technology is one response to this antinomical situation.

—p.5 Technology and Social Power (1) default author
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(noun) preponderant influence or authority over others; domination / (noun) the social, cultural, ideological, or economic influence exerted by a dominant group

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Hegemony is secured through a strategic politics aimed at prestructuring social practices in line with the interests of one's one group.

—p.8 Technology and Social Power (1) default author
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Hegemony is secured through a strategic politics aimed at prestructuring social practices in line with the interests of one's one group.

—p.8 Technology and Social Power (1) default author
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(noun) a painkilling drug or medicine

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Defined merely as the capacity to affect others, power is an anodyne concept, lacking sufficient purchase to single out significant instances as important.

this is kind of a weird way of using anodyne (very divorced from its original meaning) but I can sort of see it

—p.9 Technology and Social Power (1) default author
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Defined merely as the capacity to affect others, power is an anodyne concept, lacking sufficient purchase to single out significant instances as important.

this is kind of a weird way of using anodyne (very divorced from its original meaning) but I can sort of see it

—p.9 Technology and Social Power (1) default author
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the theory and methodology of interpretation, especially the interpretation of biblical texts, wisdom literature, and philosophical texts

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the interpretation of a technology is a matter of hermeneutics--we have to find out what the technology means to its users if we are to understand it

—p.21 The Meaning of Technology (14) default author
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the interpretation of a technology is a matter of hermeneutics--we have to find out what the technology means to its users if we are to understand it

—p.21 The Meaning of Technology (14) default author
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(common Althusserian term) the process by which ideology, embodied in major social and political institutions (ideological & repressive state apparatuses), constitutes the very nature of individual subjects' identities through the process of "hailing" them in social interactions

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A person described as "mad" is constructed through interpellation by psychiatric discourse and clinical practice.

—p.82 Social Domination (63) default author
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A person described as "mad" is constructed through interpellation by psychiatric discourse and clinical practice.

—p.82 Social Domination (63) default author
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institutions and practices that have been reified [...] so that they seem to be constants of human existence, beyond the reach of reform through intentional human action

—p.87 The Limits of Social Constructivism (87) default author
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institutions and practices that have been reified [...] so that they seem to be constants of human existence, beyond the reach of reform through intentional human action

—p.87 The Limits of Social Constructivism (87) default author
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make (something abstract) more concrete or real

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These expectations in as sense define what the PC has become--its reified form--so that we forget that each item on the list was the outcome of a choice and that other possibilities were neglected in the process.

—p.93 The Limits of Social Constructivism (87) default author
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These expectations in as sense define what the PC has become--its reified form--so that we forget that each item on the list was the outcome of a choice and that other possibilities were neglected in the process.

—p.93 The Limits of Social Constructivism (87) default author
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