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(adjective) of or resembling Proteus in having a varied nature or ability to assume different forms / (adjective) displaying great diversity or variety; versatile

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Neoliberalism is a protean project, not reducible to a single blueprint or institutional architecture, or achievable by a single pathway.

—p.85 The French Road to Neoliberalism (83) by Chris Howell
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Author of a protean oeuvre, in which reference to theology plays a key role, Agamben is influenced by thinkers such as Heidegger

—p.134 The Nation-State: Persistence or Transcendence? (108) by Gregory Elliott, Razmig Keucheyan
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An uneasiness, a dangerous ill temper escalated among soldiers, workers, and, most dramatically, peasants. For the most part it did not, yet, take explicitly politicised forms, but it was protean, destructive and very often violent.

—p.132 May: Collaboration (127) by China Miéville
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In this fraught and protean political culture, the pride and shame of the oppressed are inextricable.

—p.26 The Prehistory of 1917 (5) by China Miéville
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his literary voice was so protean (variable, mutable, _labile)

—p.ii Foreword (ii) by Rick Moody
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failing better is the only way to make (contingent, endlessly protean) meaning

—p.109 "Something to Do with Love": Writing and the Process of Communication (93) by Clare Hayes-Brady
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4 years, 11 months ago


Silicon Valley is far from the first society sprouting from protean quests.

—p.327 Seventh Interlude: Limits Are For Mortals (325) by Jaron Lanier
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Marx writes wonderfully in the Economic and Philosophical Manuscripts of the protean, shape-changing, alchemical nature of money

—p.122 Chapter Five (107) by Terry Eagleton
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