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David Odden

in Rules, Constraints, and Phonological Phenomena

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199226511
eISBN:
9780191710193
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199226511.003.0003
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

This chapter explores some of the machinery available to OT to account for data which is explained by rule ordering and similar derivational devices. It shows that, well-intentioned desires to limit ... More


“Tell the Kitchen That There's Too Much Buchu in the Dumpling”:: Reading Park Chan-wook's “Unknowable” Oldboy

Kyung Hyun Kim

in Horror to the Extreme: Changing Boundaries in Asian Cinema

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099722
eISBN:
9789882207028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099722.003.0010
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter examines Park Chan Wook's “vengeance trilogy”: Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (Boksuneun naui geot, 2002), Oldboy (2003), and Sympathy for Lady Vengeance (Chinjeolhan geumjassi, 2005). It ... More


Fellow Feeling in Ford’s Last Post: Modernist Empathy and the Eighteenth-Century Man

Meghan Marie Hammond

in War and the Mind: Ford Madox Ford's Parade's End, Modernism, and Psychology

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780748694266
eISBN:
9781474412391
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748694266.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter examines fellow feeling in Ford’s final Tietjens novel, Last Post (1928). In particular, the chapter tracks the ways in which eighteenth-century concepts of sympathy and ... More


Last Project Standing: Civics and Sympathy in Post-Welfare Chicago

Catherine Fennell

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780816697366
eISBN:
9781452953649
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816697366.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

In 1995, a half-vacant, wrecked public housing project on Chicago's Near West Side went under the wrecking ball. Federal and local officials touted the demolition and redevelopment of the Governor ... More


Conservation in Cranford: Sympathy, Secrets, and the First Law of Thermodynamics

Jill Rappoport

in Giving Women: Alliance and Exchange in Victorian Culture

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199772605
eISBN:
9780199919000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199772605.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature, Women's Literature

In Cranford (1851–1853), Elizabeth Gaskell imagines more than an individual giver in a whole town of women who sustain themselves through giving and conserving resources. Cranford’s system of ... More


Tennyson’s Sympathy

Robert Douglas-Fairhurst

in Victorian Afterlives: The Shaping of Influence in Nineteenth-Century Literature

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198187271
eISBN:
9780191719028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198187271.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

The sense of incomplete achievement, or achieved incompleteness, was drawn out through Tennyson's protracted attachment to individual poems. In his methods of composition and his ways of speaking, ... More


Sir Kenelm Digby and the Matter of Sympathy

Seth Lobis

in Virtue of Sympathy: Magic, Philosophy, and Literature in Seventeenth-Century England

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300192032
eISBN:
9780300210415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300192032.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter focuses on Sir Kenelm Digby’s A Late Discourse…. Touching the Cure of Wounds by the Powder of Sympathy, which provides a mechanistic account of the action of sympathetic cures, a ... More


The Rise of the State as a Sympathetic Liberal Subject in Hardy's The Woodlanders

Zarena Aslami

in The Dream Life of Citizens: Late Victorian Novels and the Fantasy of the State

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780823241996
eISBN:
9780823242030
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823241996.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter argues that Thomas Hardy's novel of rural life, The Woodlanders, locates the effects of late Victorian state fantasy in the hinterlands of the nation, denaturalizing a process that was ... More


Reflections from Thoreau’s Concord

Edward F. Mooney

in Being-in-Creation: Human Responsibility in an Endangered World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264995
eISBN:
9780823266876
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264995.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

In “Reflections from Thoreau’s Concord,” Edward F. Mooney turns to the concrete experience of living itself in order to reflect on “Creation, on being a creature among others in creation, and on the ... More


Virtue of Sympathy: Magic, Philosophy, and Literature in Seventeenth-Century England

Seth Lobis

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300192032
eISBN:
9780300210415
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300192032.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

In readings of a diverse group of texts from the seventeenth century through the early eighteenth, this book addresses a crucial and contested topic in literary and philosophical writing of the ... More


Sentimental Justice: Hume, Wordsworth, and the Ends of Sympathy

Nancy Yousef

in Romantic Intimacy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780804786096
eISBN:
9780804788274
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804786096.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Chapter Three brings to the fore the tensions between ethical and emotional recognition of others in the philosophy of David Hume and the poetry of William Wordsworth. For both writers, response to ... More


Toward a New History of Sympathy

Seth Lobis

in Virtue of Sympathy: Magic, Philosophy, and Literature in Seventeenth-Century England

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300192032
eISBN:
9780300210415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300192032.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The Introduction begins with a reading of The Tempest, in which Shakespeare sets Prospero’s pursuit of sympathy in the stars and the elements against his subsequent focus on sympathy among his fellow ... More


The “Self-Themes” of Margaret Cavendish and Thomas Hobbes

Seth Lobis

in Virtue of Sympathy: Magic, Philosophy, and Literature in Seventeenth-Century England

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300192032
eISBN:
9780300210415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300192032.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter provides a fuller and more nuanced account of the reception of Thomas Hobbes’s psychology as it pertains to the history of sympathy. According to standard accounts, the emphasis on ... More


Milton and the Link of Nature

Seth Lobis

in Virtue of Sympathy: Magic, Philosophy, and Literature in Seventeenth-Century England

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300192032
eISBN:
9780300210415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300192032.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter analyzes the varied representations of sympathy in John Milton’s early poetry and prose. Milton expresses a deep ambivalence about the idea of cosmic sympathy; locating that idea in the ... More


Paradise Lost and the Human Face of Sympathy

Seth Lobis

in Virtue of Sympathy: Magic, Philosophy, and Literature in Seventeenth-Century England

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300192032
eISBN:
9780300210415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300192032.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter argues that Milton revises and rehabilitates the moral ideal of his divorce tracts in the final books of Paradise Lost. For this new concept of sympathy, which after the Fall is no ... More


“Moral Magick”:: Cambridge Platonism and the Third Earl of Shaftesbury

Seth Lobis

in Virtue of Sympathy: Magic, Philosophy, and Literature in Seventeenth-Century England

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300192032
eISBN:
9780300210415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300192032.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Against the idea of a linear “disenchantment of the world,” this chapter makes a case for the persistence of magical views of sympathy in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. The ... More


The Future of Sympathy I:: The Poetry of the World

Seth Lobis

in Virtue of Sympathy: Magic, Philosophy, and Literature in Seventeenth-Century England

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300192032
eISBN:
9780300210415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300192032.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter examines the complex legacy of Shaftesburianism and reveals the enduring vitality of natural and magical conceptions of sympathy through the first half of the eighteenth century. In so ... More


The Future of Sympathy II:: Hume and the Afterlife of Shaftesburianism

Seth Lobis

in Virtue of Sympathy: Magic, Philosophy, and Literature in Seventeenth-Century England

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300192032
eISBN:
9780300210415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300192032.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter focuses on David Hume’s critique of a sympathetic worldview, as represented by Shaftesbury and by the Peripatetic philosophers, as well as on Hume’s elevation of human sympathy as a ... More


Hawthorne’s Digby and Mary Shelley’s Milton

Seth Lobis

in Virtue of Sympathy: Magic, Philosophy, and Literature in Seventeenth-Century England

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300192032
eISBN:
9780300210415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300192032.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The Coda extends a key argument of the book—that older natural and natural-magical traditions of sympathy continued to overlap and interact with moral traditions—into the nineteenth century. It shows ... More


The Role of Interpersonal Comparisons in Moral Learning and the Sources of Recognition Respect: Jean-Jacques Rousseau’s <i>amour-propre</i> and Adam Smith’s Sympathy

Christel Fricke

in Adam Smith and Rousseau: Ethics, Politics, Economics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474422857
eISBN:
9781474445115
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474422857.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

I inquire into Rousseau’s and Smith’s views on moral psychology and on the role of interaction for people’s moral development. The question is whether Smith’s account of sympathy and the origin of ... More


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