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 economic theory relating to the origin of capital (Adam Smith saw it as a peaceful process with natural imbalances in wealth distribution; Karl Marx saw it as a violent enclosure of the commons etc etc)

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capitalism once again began to rely [...] on forms of accumulation by dispossession [...] that Marx once identified as typical forms of what he called 'primitive accumulation'. The commodification of labour, land and money

Progressive and regressive politics in late neoliberalism (26) default author
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capitalism once again began to rely [...] on forms of accumulation by dispossession [...] that Marx once identified as typical forms of what he called 'primitive accumulation'. The commodification of labour, land and money

—p.29 Progressive and regressive politics in late neoliberalism (26) default author
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a thing that is very old or old-fashioned (i.e., archaic)

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the irruption of archaisms in the West's postmodern societies

Politics in the age of resentment: the dark legacy of the Enlightenment (104) default author
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the irruption of archaisms in the West's postmodern societies

—p.113 Politics in the age of resentment: the dark legacy of the Enlightenment (104) default author
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1 month ago

(of a seal or closure) complete and airtight

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a new hermetic jargon sprang up

The courage to be audacious (117) default author
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a new hermetic jargon sprang up

—p.118 The courage to be audacious (117) default author
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1 month ago

a figure of speech in which an abstract thing is personified OR an imagined or absent person or thing is represented as speaking (literally, "mask-making")

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ideological prosopopoeia is having a heyday: the markets have started to talk again as living persons, expressing their 'worry' at what will happen if the elections fail to produce a government with a mandate to continue with the programme of fiscal austerity

The populist temptation (185) default author
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1 month, 1 week ago

ideological prosopopoeia is having a heyday: the markets have started to talk again as living persons, expressing their 'worry' at what will happen if the elections fail to produce a government with a mandate to continue with the programme of fiscal austerity

—p.186 The populist temptation (185) default author
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