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#1 2006-06-03 23:31:24

From: Winchester Massachusetts
Registered: 2005-10-25
Posts: 674

'individious' for 'invidious'

Invidious distinctions and judgments divide people, but ‘invidious’ shares a root with ‘envy’ not with ‘divide.’ 700+ ghits, e.g.,

By joining Kaiser Permanente’s brief, CMA joins the nation’s largest HMO in opposing individious discrimination in medicine.

The first is the fact that The Da Vinci Code is that most elusive and individious phenomenon – a word-of-mouth success. … ccess.html

Key Issues in Sociological Theory
Arnason, Jóhann P. (2003), “East and West: From individious dichotomy to incomplete deconstruction”, in: Handbook of Historical Sociology, ...

Simultaneously, it also paradigmatically stands for what Mary Ann Doane refers to as the “individious network of invisible power relationships …

There is no spirit of individious distinction, in thus separating the more intelligent from the less intelligent students, but merely an effort to …



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