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n.1.The state or quality of being irremediable.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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But see William Rooney, Udo Schuklenk & Suzanne van de Vathorst, "Are Concerns About Irremediableness, Vulnerability, or Competence Sufficient to Justify Excluding All Psychiatric Patients from Medical Aid in Dying?" (2018) 26:4 Health Care Analysis 326 (where the authors argue that restricting psychiatric patients from accessing MAID is arbitrary, unjustified and "will force a significant number of patients to live with intolerable suffering when specialist care fails" at 329).
Thus Dokoupil's paintings, through their deceptively simple, quiet use of candle soot to transform social scenes that have become all too commonplace, intimate the futility and the irremediableness of the world today.