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 repeal or abolition of a law, right, or agreement

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abrogation
abrogating



the European Union had lost its integrity by crushing Greece and while it was in the process of forfeiting its soul by abrogating its responsibilities to refugees

—p.x Foreword to the Paperback Edition (ix) default author
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1 year, 3 months ago


always to be subject to critical examination and, if need be, abrogation

—p.36 The Cleric of Treason (13) default author
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1 year, 6 months ago


the abrogation of national sovereignties and the creation of an effective international order of law is a necessary complement and the logical consummation of the liberal programme

footnote 14; quoting from The Economic Conditions of Interstate Federalism

—p.100 The Politics of the Consolidation State: Neoliberalism in Europe (97) by Friedrich A. Hayek
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1 year, 7 months ago


Like Barth, Wallace retained a belief in the author's power and responsibility [...] stopping short of wholesale mort d'author abrogation.

—p.100 "Something to Do with Love": Writing and the Process of Communication (93) default author
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1 year, 5 months ago

The disingenuousness of his repeated abrogation of expertise and continued professions that he was unable to write beyond his own perspective, even as he insisted on the central importance of the perspective of the other

on DFW

—p.194 Conclusion (193) default author
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