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).

the philosophical attempt to describe things in terms of their apparent intrinsic purpose, directive principle, or goal, irrespective of human use or opinion

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The gesture of the savage who pauses for an instant to reflect whether or not he wishes to eat his prisoner contains teleologically the end of violence

The Role of Theory (1) by Theodor W. Adorno
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6 months, 3 weeks ago

The gesture of the savage who pauses for an instant to reflect whether or not he wishes to eat his prisoner contains teleologically the end of violence

—p.7 The Role of Theory (1) by Theodor W. Adorno
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6 months, 3 weeks ago

(psychoanalysis) the process of investment of mental or emotional energy in a person, object, or idea

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it is still unclear why work should be cathected in the first place

The Role of Theory (1) by Theodor W. Adorno
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6 months, 3 weeks ago

it is still unclear why work should be cathected in the first place

—p.12 The Role of Theory (1) by Theodor W. Adorno
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6 months, 3 weeks ago

make (something abstract) more concrete or real

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we succumb to the mechanism of reification, in the course of which we forget the best thing of all. That turns a part of the process into an absolute

The Role of Theory (1) by Max Horkheimer
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6 months, 3 weeks ago

we succumb to the mechanism of reification, in the course of which we forget the best thing of all. That turns a part of the process into an absolute

—p.14 The Role of Theory (1) by Max Horkheimer
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6 months, 3 weeks ago