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Novel (1 August 2006) 39 (2): 179–203.
Published: 01 August 2006
...MOLLY HIRO Copyright © Novel Corp. 2006 2006 Works Cited Aptheker , Herbert . The Literary Legacy of W. E. B. Du Bois . White Plains: Kraus, 1989 . Barnes , Elizabeth . States of Sympathy: Seduction and Democracy in the American Novel . New York: Columbia UP, 1997...
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Novel (1 August 2004) 37 (1-2): 112–134.
Published: 01 August 2004
...LORRI G. NANDREA Copyright © Novel Corp. 2003 2003 Works Cited Adams , James Eli . “Gyp’s Tale: On Sympathy, Silence, and Realism in Adam Bede.” Timko, Kaplan, and Guiliano 227 –42. Bellis , Peter J. “In the Window-Seat: Vision and Power in Jane Eyre.” ELH 54.3 ( 1987 ): 639...
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Novel (1 May 2009) 42 (1): 62–85.
Published: 01 May 2009
... Woodlanders seems to foster sympathy for rural folk who get caught up and reconfigured in state fantasy, it ultimately indicts sympathy and, by extension, its appropriation by the modern liberal state. With its radical doubt about the stability of the subject and its incisive critique of the politics of...
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 343–348.
Published: 01 August 2009
... force. The essay sketches a genealogy for this representation through Enlightenment theories of sympathy. Confessions of a Justified Sinner narrates the declension of sympathy into a sublime technique that colonizes the other's difference and undoes the self itself. © 2009 by Novel, Inc. 2009 Works...
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Novel (1 August 2010) 43 (2): 271–293.
Published: 01 August 2010
... women in an unreconstructed liberalism—rather than an entrenched cultural hostility—that can be transformed through female sympathy as the basis for reciprocal familial relations. However, Brontë's and Eliot's depictions actually give rise to a paradox in which male authority relies on female sympathy...
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Novel (1 May 2012) 45 (1): 31–55.
Published: 01 May 2012
... a shift in the focus of public sympathy from incompetent aristocratic officers to heroic working-class soldiers—thus moving Russell's reports into the realm of the realist novel, as its terms were being debated and defined in the 1850s. The essay compares Russell's journalism with George Eliot's...
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Novel (1 August 2011) 44 (2): 249–267.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Paul Hurh In recent criticism of Herman Melville's Pierre , Pierre's incestuous desire poses a challenge to the sympathetic model of democratic sociality: in transgressing filial distinctions, it erases the difference that makes sympathy possible and illustrates a limit point to the fantasy of...
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Novel (1 May 2010) 43 (1): 47–52.
Published: 01 May 2010
... simply exploit sympathy's strategies for traversing the boundary separating self from other. He constructs a forcefully human persona—an opaque persona whose opacity is its attraction—that anticipates Hannah Arendt's arguments in The Human Condition . In this respect, Douglass's new liberal individual...
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 297–303.
Published: 01 August 2009
... prototypical marriage plot but also to undermine one of the novel's principal ethical aims: to develop a capacity for sympathy among characters and readers. Compared with some other emotions, envy has received relatively little literary-critical attention, but its formative place in the psychoanalytic theory...
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Novel (1 May 2018) 51 (1): 17–35.
Published: 01 May 2018
... into the dimension of character, Trollope supplants older models of social cohesion built around autonomous individuals who form collectives through sympathy and provides a matrix for transforming Enlightenment assumptions about what characters are and how to read them. The impulsivity and mental...
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Novel (1 August 2015) 48 (2): 289–291.
Published: 01 August 2015
... domestic, is felt to provide constant inarguable evidence of [our] constitutive ‘freedom’” ( Miller x ). For Rae Greiner, by contrast, reading novels—particularly novels written in the nineteenth century in England—feels like sympathy, an experience that she defines, following Adam Smith, as that “of...
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Novel (1 May 2009) 42 (1): 157–160.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Pam Morris RACHEL ABLOW, The Marriage of Minds: Reading Sympathy in the Victorian Marriage Plot (Stanford: Stanford UP, 2007), pp. 248, cloth, $55.00. © 2009 by Novel, Inc. 2009 Wives and Novels rachel ablow, The Marriage of Minds: Reading Sympathy in the Victorian Marriage Plot (Stan- ford...
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Novel (1 August 2003) 36 (2): 244–262.
Published: 01 August 2003
... Relation . Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1980 . Boudreau , Kristin . Sympathy in American Literature: American Sentiments from Jefferson to the Jameses . Gainesville: UP of Florida, 2002 . Egan , Ken Jr . “Hawthorne’s Anti-Romance: Blithedale and Sentimental Culture.” Journal of American...
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Novel (1 May 2005) 39 (1): 48–74.
Published: 01 May 2005
...DANIEL SIEGEL Copyright © Novel Corp. 2005 2005 Works Cited Adam , Ian . “The Structure of Realisms in Adam Bede.” Nineteenth-Century Fiction 30 ( 1975 ): 127 –49. Adams , James Eli . “Gyp’s Tale: On Sympathy, Silence, and Realism in Adam Bede.” Dickens Studies Annual 20...
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Novel (1 May 2009) 42 (1): 149–151.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Stacey Margolis CINDY WEINSTEIN, Family, Kinship, and Sympathy in Nineteenth-Century American Literature (New York: Cambridge UP, 2004), pp. 256, cloth, £50.00, paper, £18.99. © 2009 by Novel, Inc. 2009 Work Cited Ryan , Susan M . “Charity Begins at Home: Stowe's Antislavery Novels and...
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Novel (1 August 2015) 48 (2): 296–299.
Published: 01 August 2015
... moral philosophy, attending to the dissonance between skeptical accounts of perception and confident renditions of intersubjective dynamics such as sympathy. Hoping to save sympathy from scrutiny, philosophers such as the Earl of Shaftesbury, Francis Hutcheson, David Hume, and Adam Smith typically...
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Novel (1 August 2015) 48 (2): 292–295.
Published: 01 August 2015
... beginning perhaps with Daniel Cottom's Social Figures (1987), which derives a social ethic from correlating Eliotic sympathy with various forms of charity. In fact, the chapter is somewhat encumbered by the extensive scholarly paper trail as Siegel works toward his intervention. Nevertheless, Siegel's...
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Novel (1 May 2007) 41 (1): 154–157.
Published: 01 May 2007
..." (2) and, indeed, that "empire begets sentimentality" (7). In distinguishing sentimentality from sympathy and sensibility, Festa stresses its po- licing functions. The sentimental mode, as she defines it, is neither the mobility of emotion between individuals (sympathy) nor individuals...
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Novel (1 November 2009) 42 (3): 538–545.
Published: 01 November 2009
... novel with emergent sociological practices of representing society, but emphasizes ways in which the novel supersedes scientific apprehen- sions and depictions of the social. While social scientific “appeals founded on gen- eralizations and statistics require a sympathy ready-made,” Eliot tells us...
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Novel (1 May 2011) 44 (1): 140–143.
Published: 01 May 2011
... of the grateful slave. Sentimental sympathy, which has been described by G. J. Barker-Benfield and Philip Fisher as a major vehicle for abolitionism and political radicalism, is instead, according to Boulukos, “a cul- VAN DER WOUDE | THANKEE, MASSA...