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a summary of the principles of Christian religion in the form of questions and answers, used for the instruction of Christians

Highlighted phrases

catechisms
catechism



known in Russian catechisms as formalism

weird use of the term

—p.178 Commitment (177) by Theodor W. Adorno
notable
2 years, 9 months ago


China, whose outsized growth the global recovery vitally depends on, has flouted almost every item in Friedman’s catechism

—p.8 Taking Off the Straitjacket and Running the Asylum (7) by Seth Ackerman
notable
6 months, 4 weeks ago


We're also the only country that chose to close the schools one day per week [...] for catechism

whoa, this was news to me

—p.162 Secularism and Inequality: The French Hypocrisy (162) by Thomas Piketty
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2 years, 11 months ago


The dialogue-of-one becomes a kind of mocking catechism

—p.11 Roots: structuralism and New Criticism (1) by Christopher Norris
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2 years, 9 months ago


Up to this point the theory of utility was able to base itself on definite social facts; its further account of the manner of exploitation amounts to a mere recital of catechism phrases.

—p.205 The German Ideology (175) by Karl Marx
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2 years, 5 months ago


recounting neoliberal catechisms like Medieval Catholic priests reciting the Mass in Latin

—p.555 Limbo is Over (553) by Mark Fisher
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1 year, 6 months ago


intoning a prefight catechism

—p.52 A Violent Season (41) missing author
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8 months, 3 weeks ago


the catechism of reasons that startups fail

by Gideon Lewis-Kraus
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3 years ago


They have come up against a conundrum of left catechism: how does a movement go about being socialist in an unripe country with a weak and marginal capitalism, a vast and ‘backward’ peasantry, and a monarchy that has not had the decency to undergo its bourgeois revolution?

—p.14 The Prehistory of 1917 (5) by China Miéville
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2 years, 10 months ago


there is room for nothing in Stalinist culture except for edifying sermons, colorless life, and the catechism of propaganda

—p.163 Kadar Had His Day of Fear (157) by Albert Camus
uncertain
3 years, 2 months ago


some bit of absurdity or contradiction in the catechism

—p.91 Saint Bart (91) missing author
notable
2 years, 7 months ago