That they were not responsible for their condition was a reasonable assumption inasmuch as their degenerate
status was a "devolutionary" biological principle over which the individual had no control; thus, one was not held responsible for one's behavior even if disruptive of the social order.
He progresses - some would say degenerates
- from diligent practitioner to impulsive self-saboteur to whiny (but still lovable
Moreover, at a moment when criticism too frequently degenerates
into false polemics around the opposition between easy-on-the-eyes and intellectually engaging, Grant delivers sculptures that are both flat-out gorgeous and in their place and time quite astute.
That the one cell that degenerates
in the disease has dual signals is interesting," says Zoghbi.
The technology is quick, easy to use and inexpensive, providing front-line testing for early detection before the kidney degenerates
If you see a broken window, you fix it before the entire area degenerates
Siekmann's exploration of Bakunin never degenerates
into didactic directions or pseudotheoretical digressions; rather the artist uses his sketches to communicate his own notion of utopia and his thoughts about a viable anarchistic society - a society of participants.
As the cortex takes shape, the subplate gradually degenerates
and receptor numbers dwindle.
Atrial flutter typically degenerates
into atrial fibrillation which is associated with a five times increased risk of stroke.