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(noun) cause, origin / (noun) the cause of a disease or abnormal condition / (noun) a branch of knowledge concerned with causes / (noun) a branch of medical science concerned with the causes and origins of diseases

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as an etiology of today's power-baseline game, this party line is broadly accurate

—p.18 Federer Both Flesh and Not (5) by David Foster Wallace
6 years, 6 months ago

Despite his megalomania, Pessoa harbored no illusions about the unexceptional, even bourgeois etiology of his disquiet

—p.18 Introduction: The Drama and Dream of Fernando Pessoa (1) by Richard Zenith
7 months, 1 week ago

Rancière proposes an aetiology of the degeneration to which politics is liable. It is sometimes transformed into ‘archi-politics’.

—p.174 Equality as Event (169) by Gregory Elliott, Razmig Keucheyan
6 years, 2 months ago

he worked feverishly on a multivolumed history of his hometown whose explicit purpose was etiological

—p.73 by Jennifer Egan
1 year, 11 months ago

There have been decades of debate about the aetiology of Stalinism, volumes of stories about the man’s brutality and that of his regime. They cast shadows backwards from what would come

—p.97 March: 'In So Far As' (66) by China Miéville
6 years, 3 months ago

a medium of passive mass entertainment with disturbing etiological roots

—p.101 Game Theories (98) missing author
4 years ago

After a week you knew everybody’s etiology

—p.80 Screenwriter (76) missing author
3 years, 5 months ago

constructs a thorough etiology of corruption

—p.156 Book Reviews (141) missing author
6 years, 2 months ago

Wallace's etiology of his own biased perspective is neither cure nor excuse for its intransitiveness

on DFW's awareness of his cultural position and privilege

—p.42 "It's Just the Texture of the World I Live in": Wallace and the World (41) by Clare Hayes-Brady
6 years, 6 months ago