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Gender and Turn Allocation in a Thai Chat Room

Siriporn Panyametheekul and Susan C. Herring

in The Multilingual Internet: Language, Culture, and Communication Online

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195304794
eISBN:
9780199788248
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195304794.003.0010
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

Turn-taking and response patterns in a popular Thai chat room on the Web are analyzed in light of Sacks, Schegloff, and Jefferson’s (1974) model of turn allocation in face-to-face conversation, ... More


Berlin Coquette: Prostitution and the New German Woman, 1890-1933

Jill Suzanne Smith

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452673
eISBN:
9780801469701
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452673.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

During the late nineteenth century the city of Berlin developed such a reputation for lawlessness and sexual licentiousness that it came to be known as the “Whore of Babylon.” Out of this reputation ... More


Flirtations: Rhetoric and Aesthetics This Side of Seduction

Daniel Hoffman-Schwartz, Barbara Natalie Nagel, and Lauren Shizuko Stone (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264896
eISBN:
9780823266869
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264896.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

What is flirtation, and how does it differ from seduction? In historical terms, the particular question of flirtation has tended to be obscured by that of seduction, which has understandably been a ... More


Staging Appeal, Performing Ambivalence

Lauren Shizuko Stone

in Flirtations: Rhetoric and Aesthetics This Side of Seduction

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264896
eISBN:
9780823266869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264896.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter considers flirtation's relation to seduction as citational; it borrows the gesture, the performance, and the language, but it also retains a difference. It develops this notion of ... More


The Logic of Female Suicide

Janet M. Theiss

in Disgraceful Matters: The Politics of Chastity in Eighteenth-Century China

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520240339
eISBN:
9780520930667
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520240339.003.0014
Subject:
History, Asian History

Many cases of adultery or assault at every level of society started with the fact of the husband's long-term absence from the household. If improper interactions were common, so too was illicit sex. ... More


A Dark-Haired Dame and Her Scottish Admirer

Andrew Talle

in Beyond Bach: Music and Everyday Life in the Eighteenth Century

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780252040849
eISBN:
9780252099342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252040849.003.0005
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Chapter four uses the travel diary of James Boswell, a Scottish aristocrat and future biographer of Samuel Johnson, as the basis for a discussion of how keyboard music figured in courtship. Women ... More


Being neither Here nor There: Byron and the Art of Flirtation

Corin Throsby

in Byron's Ghosts: The Spectral, the Spiritual and the Supernatural

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781846319709
eISBN:
9781781380925
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319709.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This chapter focuses on ‘social’ or ‘non-Gothic’ forms of spectrality, which is identified as a species of flirtation. For Byron, this typically involves a gesture in which ‘disclosure and veiling’ ... More


“Almost Nothing; Almost Everything”: An Introduction to the Discourse of Flirtation

Daniel Hoffman-Schwartz, Barbara Natalie Nagel, and Lauren Shizuko Stone

in Flirtations: Rhetoric and Aesthetics This Side of Seduction

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264896
eISBN:
9780823266869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264896.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter provides an overview of the book's main theme, namely to address the relatively undertheorized terrain of flirtation not as a subgenre of seduction but as a system in its own right. ... More


Barely Covered Banter: Flirtation In Double Indemnity

Daniel Hoffman-Schwartz

in Flirtations: Rhetoric and Aesthetics This Side of Seduction

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264896
eISBN:
9780823266869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264896.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter focuses on Billy Wilder's classic noir film Double Indemnity (1944). The protagonist, Walter Neff, is an insurance salesman who makes a routine stop at a client's home in the hope of ... More


The Art of Flirtation: Simmel’s Coquetry Without End

Paul Fleming

in Flirtations: Rhetoric and Aesthetics This Side of Seduction

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264896
eISBN:
9780823266869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264896.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter opens the dialogue of flirtations by offering six theses that draw extensively from and play on Georg Simmel's attempt to situate flirtation this side (the playful, artistic, sociable ... More


“The Double-Sense of The ‘With’ ”: Rethinking Relation After Simmel

Daniel Hoffman-Schwartz

in Flirtations: Rhetoric and Aesthetics This Side of Seduction

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264896
eISBN:
9780823266869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264896.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter presents a response to Paul Fleming's contribution “The Art of Flirtation: Simmel's Coquetry Without End”. It is divided into two parts. The first part is a close engagement with one of ... More


Rhetoric’s Flirtation with Literature, from Gorgias to Aristotle: The Epideictic Genre

Rüdiger Campe

in Flirtations: Rhetoric and Aesthetics This Side of Seduction

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264896
eISBN:
9780823266869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264896.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Moving back to the beginnings of literature (and maybe to the beginnings of flirtation), this chapter describes the movement from rhetoric to poetry in Gorgias' Encomium of Helen as rhetoric's ... More


Playing with Yourself: On The Self-Reference Of Flirtation

Arne Höcker

in Flirtations: Rhetoric and Aesthetics This Side of Seduction

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264896
eISBN:
9780823266869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264896.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter first engages with Paul Fleming's contribution to this volume, “The Art of Flirtation: Simmel's Coquetry Without End”. In the concluding section of his essay, Fleming presents the ... More


Life is a Flirtation: Thomas Mann’s Felix Krull

Elisabeth Strowick

in Flirtations: Rhetoric and Aesthetics This Side of Seduction

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264896
eISBN:
9780823266869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264896.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter presents a reading of Thomas Mann’s Felix Krull. The forms of flirtation depicted in Felix Krull can be described using a phrase that comes from Felix Krull himself: “Forays upon the ... More


The “Irreducibly Doubled Stroke”: Flirtation, Felicity, and Sincerity

Lauren Shizuko Stone

in Flirtations: Rhetoric and Aesthetics This Side of Seduction

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264896
eISBN:
9780823266869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264896.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter presents a response to Elisabeth Strowick’s contribution, “Life Is a Flirtation: Thomas Mann’s Felix Krull.” It suggests that in Strowick’s assessment of the title figure in Mann’s ... More


Frill and Flirtation: Femininity in the Public Space

Barbara Vinken

in Flirtations: Rhetoric and Aesthetics This Side of Seduction

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264896
eISBN:
9780823266869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264896.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter presents thoughts on how the United States is generally a lousy place to flirt, with the exception of New York City. The chapter states that there is something deeply unflirtatious about ... More


Learning to Flirt with Don Juan

Christophe Koné

in Flirtations: Rhetoric and Aesthetics This Side of Seduction

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264896
eISBN:
9780823266869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264896.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter presents a response to Barbara Vinke’s contribution “Frill and Flirtation: Femininity in the Public Space.”. Contrary to Vinken’s claim, the author of this chapter says that the United ... More


Three Terrors of Flirtation

Barbara Natalie Nagel

in Flirtations: Rhetoric and Aesthetics This Side of Seduction

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264896
eISBN:
9780823266869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264896.003.0012
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Nothing seems more harmless than a flirt. But then why at times do we feel the feeling of sheer terror? Why do people turn pale and flee when being flirted at? This chapter considers a range of ... More


The Luxury of Self-Destruction: Flirting With Mimesis With Roger Caillois

John Hamilton

in Flirtations: Rhetoric and Aesthetics This Side of Seduction

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264896
eISBN:
9780823266869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264896.003.0013
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter compares Freud’s critique of flirtation as “vapid” and “inane” with Plato’s concept of mimesis. It further theorizes a link between mimesis and death by considering two important essays ... More


Wartime Love Affairs and Deathly Flirtation: Freud And Caillois on Identifying With Loss

Sage Anderson

in Flirtations: Rhetoric and Aesthetics This Side of Seduction

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264896
eISBN:
9780823266869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264896.003.0014
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter presents a response to John Hamilton’s contribution “The Luxury of Self-Destruction: Flirting with Mimesis with Roger Caillois.” It interrogates the indirect relationship between ... More


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