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Genre (2015) 48 (3): 341–381.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Richard Rankin Russell This essay contends that Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway explores how a radical novelistic empathy might thaw the frozen paralysis that grips British society. Clarissa Dalloway's empathy is reserved most for the unbalanced, overly emotional character of Septimus Smith, yet...
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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 349–361.
Published: 01 September 2011
... the context of such empathy, healing narratives can develop from co-created metaphors. © 2011 by University of Oklahoma 2011 Works Cited Angus Lynne . 1996 . “An Intensive Analysis of Metaphor Themes in Psychotherapy.” In Metaphor: Implications and Applications , edited by Mio Jeffery...
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Genre (2019) 52 (2): 109–125.
Published: 01 July 2019
... in this comparison is that, arguably, Bierce’s short story is the least dark of the three versions of what may be called the mood and genre of sardonic death, for it only denounces (especially in terms of free will versus determinism) the doomed man, while Enrico’s film elicits sympathy and Serling’s episode empathy...
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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 301–313.
Published: 01 September 2011
..., and Coulehan 1995). Various approaches to humanities- based instruction include training in various models of communication, empathy training (Larson 2005), cultural sensitivity, and, recently, the development of what has been called “narrative medicine” by Kleinman, Charon, and others (Kleinman 1988...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 433–460.
Published: 01 September 2004
... Howard has commented, "empathy and sympathy have differ- ent politics at different moments, and at any given moment are likely to have mixed and complicated politics; they constitute specific, historical relationships" (230). For example, in the antebellum period when the battle had been about...
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Genre (2007) 40 (3-4): 129–142.
Published: 01 September 2007
... OF REPRODUCTION IN ANY FORM RESERVED 130 GENRE attendance was compulsory."2 I propose that psalms, because they are largely prayers in the first person, require more empathy than do most other parts of Scripture read in Christian services—parts which consist either of theological discourse or else...
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Genre (2023) 56 (2): 145–178.
Published: 01 July 2023
.... 23 The novel's climactic conflict, which culminates in the governess's violent death by the hand of Maud's would-be executioner, introduces a new twist: bestial embodiment is the root of human vulnerability, fallibility, and antisociality, but it is also necessary for empathy, the building block...
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Genre (2021) 54 (2): 293–305.
Published: 01 July 2021
... value of Felski's approach is its careful delineation of these tendencies. She adduces five modes of identification: alignment , or the formal framing of perspective; allegiance , as ethical or aesthetic commitment; recognition , in the sense of coming to know; empathy , as feeling with or feeling...
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Genre (2023) 56 (1): 139–144.
Published: 01 April 2023
... quite spiritual, of connecting white intellect to American earth. Identifying a “visual empathy” between Egan's drawing and Hinton's collage, he points out a peculiar new feature of thermography that she adds to the scene, as if to suggest that the problem is not only digging but also the easy...
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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 263–276.
Published: 01 September 2011
... I. Tulsky James A. . 2010 . “Can Metaphors and Analogies Improve Communication with Seriously Ill Patients?” Journal of Palliative Medicine 13 : 255 – 60 . Charon Rita . 2001 . “Narrative Medicine: A Model for Empathy, Reflection, Profession, and Trust.” Journal...
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Genre (2004) 37 (2): 285–299.
Published: 01 June 2004
... articulates. In fact, it articulates two requests. The first is for empathy and understanding: can you not tell how I feel by looking at me? Is this spectacle of sadness not immediately rec- ognizable? The second plea is for identification: you should know how I feel not because of some distant power...
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Genre (2013) 46 (3): 285–315.
Published: 01 December 2013
.... Such are the uncertain dynamics of the postcolonial footsteps contact zone. Paradoxically, the subgenre brings the traveler “closer” to the people of the 292 GENRE country being visited than the original work, engendering a new level of under- standing and empathy, but it cannot break free of historical patterns...
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Genre (2002) 35 (2): 309–329.
Published: 01 June 2002
... GENRE happened had made you realise a single thing" (De Profundis, 551, 559). In this sense, he phrases the lesson as a cognitive one, a coming-to-knowledge of responsibility and guilt, and this lesson is often put in terms of a forcible teach- ing of empathy or identification: "I have told you...
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Genre (2000) 33 (3-4): 319–329.
Published: 01 September 2000
... empathy through states of make-believe. Expression is not a matter of referring to feelings but of acting with feelings, so that a description of the action becomes also a response to the specific state of the person. With both texts and persons, valuing human expression requires some form...
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Genre (2019) 52 (3): 179–205.
Published: 01 December 2019
... audiences. Indeed, any theory of his- torical reception that writes off (in practice if not explicitly) reading s distinctive motives and rewards empathy, enchantment, identification, recognition must surely be incomplete. Equally limited is the suggestion that the appeal of regionalist characters...
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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 277–291.
Published: 01 September 2011
... that traces a path through illness, and consider how such a poem may provide not only sympathetic but also clinically valuable information for doctors who seek to become more imaginative about the experience of illness. The speaker in this poem is fictive, but the poem articulates with great empathy...
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Genre (2016) 49 (2): 199–211.
Published: 01 July 2016
... can one have politically nontoxic weird that stays true to that sublime? Certainly, but I suspect that it’s more likely to be found in a humanism and/or empathy that wrestles with — and doubtless loses to — the bad numinous, à la Hodgson: or perhaps some modern Brasserian radical can forge...
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Genre (2023) 56 (1): 33–48.
Published: 01 April 2023
... argument, communication, and/or writing. Justifications that appeal to ethos emphasize the assumed value-imparting or inculcating effects of humanistic study, highlighting concepts such as empathy, civic awareness, and reflective self-actualization (or Bildung ). I share what I take to be Guillory's...
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Genre (2005) 38 (3): 211–230.
Published: 01 September 2005
... of the long, blank gaze emanating from the American republic that dispassionately, without empathy and certainly with- out love, refuses to recognize most of the features of the world laid out at its feet; a gaze that can acknowledge only that part of the world which is compliant and willing to act...
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Genre (2006) 39 (2): 229–248.
Published: 01 June 2006
...-proliferation characteristic of the modern lyric in favor of narrative simplicity and ego-directness. Consider the beginning of Schuyler's "Empathy and New Year": Whitman took the cars all the way from Camden and when he got here or rather there, said "Quit quoting," and took...