polemical

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  • His views on language are polemical in their approach to word and structure formation.
  • He was the last of the old school of polemical writers and one of the greatest.
  • Plays continued to be produced, but the drama was often used for polemical purposes.
  • The movement did stop the government from passing the polemical Law.
  • A large portion of his works is polemical in nature.
  • The period was also characterized by intense polemical writing against several groups.
  • The work was highly polemical, and was performed only once.
  • His polemical message was unlike that of most other religious broadcasters of his day.
  • No one can be a true theologian without being polemical on occasion. Cited from Luther Examined and Reexamined, by W. H. T. Dau
  • He wrote them some polemical letters, in which he maintained the chief points of the Independent theology. Cited from The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol. I, Part E, by David Hume
  • The term also made it into the polemical discourse of the world communist movement.
  • Here he wrote important works which tend to bear either an apologetic or polemical character.
  • So, without polemical discussion, or any heat of controversy, he set the example which has been so widely followed. Cited from Autobiography of Seventy Years, Vol. 1-2, by George Hoar
  • This polemical exchange has been called the most famous religious controversy of the second half of the sixteenth century.
  • They consisted principally of old polemical writers, and were much more worn by time than use. Cited from The Sketch-Book of Geoffrey Crayon by W. Irving #5
  • His thought, as far as it is polemical, will probably cease to interest future readers. Cited from Robert Browning, by Edward Dowden
  • Lewes was always polemical, had some theory to champion, some battle to fight. Cited from George Eliot: A Critical Study of Her Life, Writings & Philosophy, Cooke
  • With these new polemical works came the issue of what was the purpose of the Jew.
  • The opening of frontiers between hospital medicine and city medicine is a more polemical point.
  • A great number of polemical works against Latins were written in this time.
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