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Genre (2018) 51 (1): 81–103.
Published: 01 April 2018
... organizations respond to crises with material relief, while advocacy organizations attempt to raise awareness about these crises to mobilize support for relief efforts. Operational organizations are depicted throughout the genre as mostly incapable of providing meaningful help to communities affected by war...
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Genre (2012) 45 (2): 239–268.
Published: 01 June 2012
... women a set of skills for navigating emergent economic and professional opportunities and provides a culturally authoritative means of self-advocacy. Focusing particularly on Gilman's What Diantha Did and Ferber's Fanny Herself , the author shows how the quantitative practices of their heroines function...
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Genre (2021) 54 (3): 368–370.
Published: 01 December 2021
... all that time of countless students and colleagues have demonstrated an impressive range of expertise, interests, and concerns. His most recent publications carried on with his longstanding advocacy for the value of literary study and confronted the interdisciplinary, indeed universal, imperative...
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Genre (2005) 38 (1-2): 95–114.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Sierra, but I could see no sky. On U.S. 99 I took my place in the angry chain of lights that was whining its way northward" (SSP, 333). "The Indian books and the book about Cesar Chavez were written for a cause," Matthiessen told The Paris Review in 1999. "All of these advocacy books...
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Genre (2016) 49 (3): 435–441.
Published: 01 December 2016
... rehabilitation of classic American literature” (54) began to scour past novels for GAN candidates, which led to the rediscovery of several previously dismissed novels, including Moby-Dick. Simultaneous to the critical rediscovery and advocacy of canonical texts, Buell asserts that the rise of American...
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Genre (2017) 50 (1): 39–57.
Published: 01 April 2017
... of the Modern Fact: Problems of Knowledge in the Sciences of Wealth and Society . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Schramm Jan-Melissa . 2000 . Testimony and Advocacy in Victorian Law, Literature, and Theology . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Shapin Steven Schaffer...
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Genre (2020) 53 (2): 159–182.
Published: 01 July 2020
... would have flinched at the thought. He would never have allowed it (288). Damian s cynicism about everything institutional, along with his advocacy of freedom from the norms of a white bourgeois life, was after all a facade that served him well in his relationship with Suzy, or, at least, a convenient...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 149–160.
Published: 01 March 2001
... war criticism that whitewashed the impact of thir- ties radicalism, most of these critics believe that the most intelligent political accounts of the literature of the thirties and forties were made during the thirties and forties" (17). As a result of their advocacy of radical politics, Szalay...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 161–163.
Published: 01 March 2001
... war criticism that whitewashed the impact of thir- ties radicalism, most of these critics believe that the most intelligent political accounts of the literature of the thirties and forties were made during the thirties and forties" (17). As a result of their advocacy of radical politics, Szalay...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 164–167.
Published: 01 March 2001
... war criticism that whitewashed the impact of thir- ties radicalism, most of these critics believe that the most intelligent political accounts of the literature of the thirties and forties were made during the thirties and forties" (17). As a result of their advocacy of radical politics, Szalay...
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Genre (2021) 54 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 April 2021
... the collection of the Art Institute of Chicago. Spectacular juxtapositions of popular and elite visual culture contribute to this graphic novel's advocacy for the capacity of its medium to go big with history and to draw connections in a book that, they conclude, “teems over with feeling.” Patricia Stuelke's...
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Genre (2002) 35 (3-4): 479–493.
Published: 01 September 2002
... OF THE MUSICIANS' NARRATIVES BARRY MAXWELL, CORNELL UNIVERSITY Writing in 1958 under the name Francis Newton , the British Marxist histo- rian Eric Hobsbawm assessed the jazz scene as far more clear in its despisals than its advocacies. "It is against oppression," he tells us, "against poverty...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 531–539.
Published: 01 September 2004
... between ethics and justice. The reversal of priority between self and other cannot simply be categorized as the insistence upon selflessness and, indeed, much less as the mere advocacy of ascetic ideals. It illustrates rather Levinas' early reflections upon and dissatisfac- tion with Martin...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 540–545.
Published: 01 September 2004
... between ethics and justice. The reversal of priority between self and other cannot simply be categorized as the insistence upon selflessness and, indeed, much less as the mere advocacy of ascetic ideals. It illustrates rather Levinas' early reflections upon and dissatisfac- tion with Martin...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 546–550.
Published: 01 September 2004
... between ethics and justice. The reversal of priority between self and other cannot simply be categorized as the insistence upon selflessness and, indeed, much less as the mere advocacy of ascetic ideals. It illustrates rather Levinas' early reflections upon and dissatisfac- tion with Martin...
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Genre (2002) 35 (3-4): 429–447.
Published: 01 September 2002
.... While Benjamin Rush was an ardent abolitionist, he viewed his anti-slavery activism and his efforts to institute penal reform as unrelated endeavors. In what Critical Race Theorists today would refer to as "color-blind racism," Rush's advocacy of penal reform challenged the inhumane excesses...
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Genre (2003) 36 (3-4): 251–270.
Published: 01 September 2003
... to orient with mathematical precision the place- ment of humanity in relation to celestial mappings. The grasping, however concep- tual and physically grounded, of the size and isolation of earth in relation to space certainly had the potential to disorient the individual. Later advocacy of flat-earth...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 505–529.
Published: 01 September 2004
... the former. With this point in mind, it seems reasonable to suggest that much so-called interdisciplinary practice is a kind of selective interdisciplinarity, asserting in the process of selection "a kind of interdisciplinary hegemony," as Timothy Murray puts it, "in which advocacy of one...
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Genre (2021) 54 (2): 221–244.
Published: 01 July 2021
... to be Thien's advocate—nor does she need such advocacy, as the novel speaks effectively for itself. There were also students in both Hong Kong and St. Petersburg who loved the novel, and together with others who did not, they had brilliant insights about the book's messages. As an inherently comparative text...
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Genre (2021) 54 (1): 43–66.
Published: 01 April 2021
... of Mexican and Central American child refugees at the US-Mexico border: the US government regularly imprisons these children in cages, leaving them hungry and freezing and sick, and shuffles them between detention facilities so their relatives or advocacy organizations like the ACLU cannot find them (Flores...