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True, he makes a compelling case for treating neoliberalism as an ideology that engenders the "banalization of political action and the superfluousness of that worldly space between individuals" (117).
In England, alongside the ethos of the middle class, an aristocratic attitude was very much alive, disdaining usefulness and regarding superfluousness as the mark of the lady and gentleman.
She knew how to listen and, at the same time, trusting the conventional wisdom that loose lips really do sink ships, she was careful not to reveal even the occasional superfluousness.
It is filled with the kind of analysis (for instance, about the "seeming superfluousness of consciousness") that once led Ludwig Wittgenstein to describe metaphysics as "language gone on a holiday.
69) In 1474, the Tuscan Observants spelled out the implicit ideals of reformed church decoration: "avoid in the said edifices every superfluousness of grandeur and of curiosity in stone .
is a condition resulting from prolonged functional superfluousness.
He also weakened his argument by failing to explain the rationale behind his superfluousness contention.