In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- There is an inexorable logic to harnessing technology to democracy in the same way as it has been done in so many other facets of our lives.
- There is nothing so satisfying, however, as a victory on behalf of the common man against the inexorable march of officialdom.
- The inexorable political logic of the ‘fair trade’ program is to split and divide the working class along national lines.
- Call it empowerment if we must, it's an acknowledgement of an inexorable female march into areas previously dominated by men.
- Something has got to be done to stop this inexorable rise in expenditure.
- Whether this is another ‘mystery’, or just another step in what many see as an inexorable march to the discovery of life or its footprint on Mars is up to you.
- Not only are most of the Asian artists absent from those histories, but modernism itself was not the inexorable forward march it is made out to be.
- The inexorable logic of expanding car ownership and use has gradually run up against the limits of road-building and the huge hidden subsidy to the auto industry which that represents.
- The first proposition is easier to defend than the second, as it rests on inexorable logic rather than vexed value judgments.
- How should one balance past outrages with the inexorable march of progress?
- Science can indeed be seen as a progression of more and more useful metaphors, but as Thomas Kuhn has shown it is not an inexorable march from ignorance to truth.
- Many thought geometry's spare base of axioms and its clean, inexorable logic was scientific knowledge at its best.
- We can turn a blind eye to theory, but neither God nor his book will protect us from evolution's inexorable march.
- We shall see in a later chapter that science owes a remarkable and mysterious debt to mathematics, but the Greeks were to some extent impeded by their very reverence for its inexorable logic.
- The PC industry has kind of run roughshod over its users, and the excuse has always been tied to the inexorable march of technology.
- There is no inexorable logic dictating that the media must undermine the independence of the spheres of art and culture.
- The test will be whether good intentions can be reconciled with the inexorable march of progress.
- As the Internet world continues its inexorable march towards XML, only those technologies that are built on that platform will continue to move forward.
- Bird flu continued its seemingly inexorable march through Asia, as Indonesia on Tuesday found a strain of the virus in its poultry flocks that can be deadly to humans.
- There is an inexorable march of history toward freedom.
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