April 1, 2012
"Edmund Husserl wrote a survey, entitled ‘Phenomenology’, which was published in the eleventh edition (1911) of the Encyclopaedia Brittanica, the greatest edition of that work, and the last (apart from additional volumes) before the right to publish the Encyclopaedia was acquired by American vandals."

— from Roger Scruton’s Modern Philosophy. For Olympian disdain, you absolutely cannot beat the British. Scruton is a master of trans-atlantic snobbery.  

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