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Genre (2002) 35 (2): 253–282.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Paul Tankard © COPYRIGHT 2003 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2003 CONTEXTS FOR JOHNSON'S DICTIONARY PAUL TANKARD, UNIVERSITY OF OTAGO I. Priest or Pedant? As Jonathon Green observes in his recent popular history of dictionary- making, the lexicographer is both a drudge...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 289–313.
Published: 01 July 2015
... by University of Oklahoma 2015 Malay Aceh Frederick de Houtman dictionary language study Works Cited van Aelst Arjan . 1995 . “Majapahit Picis: The Currency of a ‘Moneyless’ Society 1300–1700.” Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land-en Volkenkunde 151 , no. 3 : 357 – 93 . Arthus...
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Genre (2009) 42 (1-2): 113–134.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Press , 1969 . Print . Breul Karl . New Cassell’s German Dictionary . Ed. and rev. Betteridge Harold T. . New York : Funk & Wagnalls , 1958 . Print . Carey John , ed. The Faber Book of Reportage . London : Faber and Faber , 1987; rpt. as Eyewitness to History...
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Genre (2006) 39 (2): 175–202.
Published: 01 June 2006
... in the Nineteenth Century . Cambridge : MIT P , 1990 . Cunningham Hugh . `` The Language of Patriotism, 1750-1914 .'' History Workshop: A Journal of Socialist Historians 12 ( 1981 ): 8 - 33 . Dickens's Dictionary of London: An Unconventional Handbook . [Compiled by Dickens Charles...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 551–552.
Published: 01 September 2004
...: second line should read "while the typological" p.22: line 8 should reading "the sinning Apius," p.24: footnote 49 should read Dictionary (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1982). p.25: line 17 should read "eschatology" Errata in Kristine Miller, " 'The World Has Been Remade': Gender...
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Genre (2015) 48 (3): 405–433.
Published: 01 December 2015
... layers of meaning. According to Ferguson’s dialect dictionary, in the Cumbrian dialect “How” (l. 4) signifies both “hill” and “a sepulchral mound or barrow” (Ferguson 1873, 68). Cumbrian readers would recognize that if there is monumentality in the poem, it is in the sepulchral hill that the poem...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 483–504.
Published: 01 September 2004
... : Cornell U.P. , 1974 . `` memoir .'' Oxford English Dictionary Online . 11 May 2004 . http://80-dictionary.oed.com.login.ezproxy.library.ualberta.ca/ Miller Nancy K. Bequest and Betrayal: Memoirs of a Parent's Death . New York, Oxford : Oxford UP . 1996 . Misch Georg...
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Genre (2002) 35 (3-4): 429–447.
Published: 01 September 2002
....” Dictionary of American Biography . New York : Scribner's , 1935 . Vol. 8 . Skinfill Mauri . “Nation and Miscegenation: Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl.” Arizona Quarterly 52 . 2 ( 1995 ): 63 - 79 . Warner Anne Bradford . “Carnival Laughter: Resistance in Incidents...
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Genre (2012) 45 (3): 423–441.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., the discovery of Q’s identity, that constitutes the quaestio or, as we read in the Latin dictionary, the “inquiry, investigation, interrogation, question, examination” (Glare [1879] 1983, n.p.) of the whole narrative. 434 GENRE Las Meninas has often been interpreted as a suspended narrative...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 159–192.
Published: 01 July 2015
... . Gove Philip Babcock , ed. 1971 . Webster's Third New International Dictionary, Unabridged . Springfield, MA : Merriam . Greenblatt Stephen . 1990 . Learning to Curse: Essays in Early Modern Culture . New York : Routledge . Kafka Ben . 2012 . The Demon of Writing: Powers...
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Genre (2015) 48 (2): 119–129.
Published: 01 July 2015
... . Houtman Frederick de . 1605 . Spraeck ende woord-boeck, inde Maleysche ende Madagaskarsche talen met vele Arabische ende Turcsche woorden (Dialogues and Dictionary, in the Malay and Madagascar Languages with Many Arabic and Turkish Words) . Amsterdam : Cloppenburch . Hurles Matthew E...
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Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 383–408.
Published: 01 September 2010
... and Recreation] ( Moscow : Obscuri Viri , 1994 ). Peppershtein Pavel . Slovar’ terminov moskovskoi kontseptual'noi shkoly [Dictionary of the Terminology of the Moscow Conceptualist School] , 1989 . < http://lib.rus.ec/b/136651/read >. ---. Khudozhestvennyi zhurnal 69 ( 2008...
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Genre (2005) 38 (1-2): 71–94.
Published: 01 March 2005
... displays an autonomy—and a variousness—that renders the notion of a conventional or model specimen untenable. In his Dictionary of the English Language, Samuel Johnson defines the essay as "an irregular undigest- ed piece." We now tend to think of essays as more or less finished works...
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Genre (2012) 45 (1): 87–119.
Published: 01 March 2012
... of Michigan Press . Barrère Albert Marie Victor . 1887 . Argot and Slang: A New French and English Dictionary of the Cant Words, Quaint Expressions, Slang Terms, and Flash Phrases Used in the High and Low Life of Old and New Paris . London : Chiswick . Barry Elizabeth . 2006 . Beckett...
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Genre (2008) 41 (1-2): 95–123.
Published: 01 March 2008
... . The Odyssey of Style in ’Ulysses ’. Princeton : Princeton U P , 1981 . Lowe-Evans Mary . Crimes Against Fecundity: Joyce and Population Control . Syracuse : Syracuse U P , 1989 . Prince Gerald . Dictionary of Narratology . Revised Edition . Lincoln ” U of Nebraska P , 2003...
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Genre (2011) 44 (2): 205–222.
Published: 01 June 2011
... . Weinbren Grahame . 2007 . “Ocean, Database, Recut.” In Database Aesthetics: Art in the Age of Information Overflow , edited by Vesna Victoria , 61 – 85 . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press . Yeo Richard . 2001 . Encyclopaedic Visions: Scientific Dictionaries...
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Genre (2010) 43 (3-4): 289–305.
Published: 01 September 2010
... : University of Nebraska Press , 1983 . Greimas A. J. Courtés J. , Semiotics and Language: An Analytical Dictionary , trans. Crist Larry Patte Daniel . Bloomington : Indiana University Press , 1982 . Greimas A; J. Rastier François , “The Interaction of Semiotic...
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Genre (2006) 39 (2): 229–248.
Published: 01 June 2006
... to the human subject in his concrete, particular existence are wasted and, even, illegiti- mate words, poetically speaking, betraying a deadness in one's response to life. In a 1988 diary entry, Schuyler noted that the Oxford English Dictionary had been made available on computer disc and admits to being...
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Genre (2019) 52 (3): 207–228.
Published: 01 December 2019
.... Ursula Heise participates in a recent redefinition of the term cosmopolitan that, as she puts it, seeks to disassociate it from European upper- class travel and to redefine it as a way of envisioning con- 3. Oxford English Dictionary Online, s.v. consume, accessed August 21, 2018, oed.com. Figure 2...
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Genre (2016) 49 (2): 117–134.
Published: 01 July 2016
... Dictionary.” In The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories, edited by Ann VanderMeer and Jeff VanderMeer, 1113 – 16. London: Corrus. Moretti, Franco. 1983. Signs Taken for Wonders. London: Verso. Morrison, Grant. 1994. “Lovecraft in Heaven.” In The Starry Wisdom: A Tribute to H...