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Genre (1 September 2011) 44 (3): 263–276.
Published: 01 September 2011
... metaphor as shorthand for them. Metaphors and narratives can suggest reductive or stereotypical ways of imagining illness, disability, and other experiences of embodiment. However, rather than attempting to limit the metaphoric framing of illness, we should work to confer the agency to make metaphors on a...
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Genre (1 December 2018) 51 (3): 237–266.
Published: 01 December 2018
... lingering questions, resulting in an awkward or unstable aesthetic experience for audiences Copyright © 2018 by University of Oklahoma 2018 William Shakespeare Erving Goffman Erich Auerbach Richard III stigma disability ...
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Genre (1 September 2004) 37 (3-4): 369–372.
Published: 01 September 2004
... a deeply embedded but disabling logi- cal paradigm (cf. remark §116: "A picture held us captive. And we could not get outside it, for it lay in our language and language seemed to repeat it to us inex- orably by an understanding of language as expressive activity collectively artic- ulated...
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Genre (1 December 2014) 47 (3): 309–334.
Published: 01 December 2014
... nameless disabled son (only ever referred to by pronouns: “He,” “His,” or “Him The story opens with the line “Life was very hard for the Whipples” and thereby immediately draws attention to their floundering economic state (Porter 1927, 13). Teetering on the border of poverty, the Whipples...
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Genre (1 April 2017) 50 (1): 39–57.
Published: 01 April 2017
... 1997 edition . Ferguson Rex . 2013 . Criminal Law and the Modernist Novel: Experience on Trial . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Flint Kate . 2006 . “Disability and Difference.” In The Cambridge Companion to Wilkie Collins , edited by Taylor Jenny Bourne , 153...
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Genre (1 September 2011) 44 (3): 393–403.
Published: 01 September 2011
... Gutierrez, who had to cover a $90,000 bill for his newborn because the insurance company regarded the baby’s cleft palate as a “preexisting disability As Congressman Steny Hoyer put it, “Every one of us has a story” (“Health Care Summit Transcript: Part 2” 2010). In 2011 societal costs (and taxes...
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Genre (1 June 2002) 35 (2): 355–382.
Published: 01 June 2002
... . The Answer is Never: A Skateboarder's History of the World . New York : Grove Press , 2002 . Whittaker Tom Dodd Johnny . Higher Purpose: The Heroic Story of the First Disabled Man to Conquer Everest . Washington, D.C. : Lifeline Press , 2001 . Williams Terry Tempest...
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Genre (1 September 2011) 44 (3): 363–380.
Published: 01 September 2011
.... Many of the families have been in the study for more than ten years, and some have been with us since we first began. These families have children with a range of illnesses and disabilities — all chronic, all serious, some (as for this family) critical. By anthropological standards, this has...
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Genre (1 September 2011) 44 (3): 405–423.
Published: 01 September 2011
... biomedical model of health are •   Health is predominantly viewed as the “absence of disease” and as “func- tional fitness.” •   Health services are geared mainly toward treating sick and disabled  people. •   A high value is put on the provision of specialist medical services...
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Genre (1 June 2004) 37 (2): 341–343.
Published: 01 June 2004
... creation and terms for articulating its meaning. Musi- cians' "social struggle" consists of repeating and repeating the jazz act to engen- der virtuosity in a material and ideological situation that disables that same cre- ative process. Going for Jazz explores these and other arguments in...
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Genre (1 June 2004) 37 (2): 344–346.
Published: 01 June 2004
... creation and terms for articulating its meaning. Musi- cians' "social struggle" consists of repeating and repeating the jazz act to engen- der virtuosity in a material and ideological situation that disables that same cre- ative process. Going for Jazz explores these and other arguments in...
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Genre (1 June 2004) 37 (2): 347–349.
Published: 01 June 2004
... creation and terms for articulating its meaning. Musi- cians' "social struggle" consists of repeating and repeating the jazz act to engen- der virtuosity in a material and ideological situation that disables that same cre- ative process. Going for Jazz explores these and other arguments in...
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Genre (1 June 2004) 37 (2): 350–352.
Published: 01 June 2004
... creation and terms for articulating its meaning. Musi- cians' "social struggle" consists of repeating and repeating the jazz act to engen- der virtuosity in a material and ideological situation that disables that same cre- ative process. Going for Jazz explores these and other arguments in...
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Genre (1 September 2002) 35 (3-4): 563–574.
Published: 01 September 2002
... from "federal supervision and control and from all the disabilities and limitations specifically applicable to Indians"—as if no one realized that in equalizing rights, Indians were forfeiting those very advantages for which their ancestors had exchanged most of North...
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Genre (1 September 2011) 44 (3): 381–391.
Published: 01 September 2011
... threat detection” and “adaptive anxiety- production systems,” evoking the mind- as- technology paradigm again. Such responses have become disabling in the altered environment of modern society, where they no longer serve a pro- tective function but instead disrupt ordinary life. Clearly, with such...
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Genre (1 September 2011) 44 (3): 349–361.
Published: 01 September 2011
... the unfairness of having it ripped away) that result in feelings of confusion and self- incoherence (How do I make sense of this? How could this happen to me For example, one client came into therapy for help in dealing with a child’s recent diagnosis of a future long- term disability. Not...
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Genre (1 September 2002) 35 (3-4): 599–624.
Published: 01 September 2002
... through the efforts of Sadie Peterson Delaney, the chief librarian of the Veterans Administration Hospital in Tuskegee, Alabama from 1924 through 1958. Delaney viewed the library as a tool for assisting physically and mentally disabled African American men "in [their] upward struggle to lay aside...
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Genre (1 March 2010) 43 (1-2): 163–190.
Published: 01 March 2010
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Genre (1 July 2017) 50 (2): 239–265.
Published: 01 July 2017
... inexhaustible potential for mercantile investments in this upsurge — taking the form of communities demand- ing recognition and so-­called cultural singularities — of women, homosexuals, the disabled, Arabs! And these infinite combinations of predicative traits, what a godsend! Black...
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Genre (1 September 2003) 36 (3-4): 405–427.
Published: 01 September 2003
... David loses his job at a local photographer shop and is forced to take a job at the town's branch of a large supermarket chain. Anna, meanwhile, moves to Berlin to attend acting school, and David considers following her, but he eventually decides to stay when his father becomes disabled after an...