Can We Have a Story?
- REVISIONING ORGANIZATION DEVELOPMENT: A POST-MODERN PERSPECTIVE. BUSHE, GERVASE R.; MARSHAK, ROBERT J. // Academy of Management Annual Meeting Proceedings;2007, p1
We argue that academic descriptions of Organization Development (OD) found in textbooks and most journal articles have not kept pace with innovations in OD practice. A growing body of OD practice has, explicitly or implicitly, rejected the modernist assumptions underlying traditional OD in favor...
- The influence of types of character on processing background information in narrative discourse. Sanford, Anthony J.; Clegg, Michael // Memory & Cognition;Nov98, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p1323
Examines the role of character depiction on the cognition and analysis of a narrative discourse. Subjects' awareness to character background information due to awareness to main characters; Description of how background information is processed; Bias provided aa source of control over cognitive...
- Tales of the state: The anti-state tale and narrative analysis. Schram, Sanford F.; Neisser, Philip T. // PA Times;Mar98, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p1
Examines the anti-state story in the United States to demonstrate a narrative construction of what is often taken for granted. Examples of anti-state stories; Coherence of the tales to events that are not necessarily there; Use of narrative analysis to reconcile anti-state tales.
- Editor's Column. Phelan, James // Narrative;Jan2007, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p1
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one by Katherine Saunders Nash on John Cowper Powys' novel and the relationship between narrative progression and the erotic of reading and another by Terence Murphy on the elements of narrative discourse.
- ON THE REFERENTIAL INTERPRETATION OF COMPUTER-MEDIATED NARRATIVES. Laczkó, Krisztina; Tátrai, Szilárd // Journal of Estonian & Finno-Ugric Linguistics / Eesti ja Soome-u;2015, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p85
The paper explores the referential interpretation of narratives through a case study of computer-mediated narrative discourse, a thread of Hungarian stories on an online discussion site. In particular, we are looking to find out what directs the addressee's attention and how as she attempts to...
- Polyphonic narrative in early modern France: A question of literary history. Neal, Lisa; Rendall, Steven // Romanic Review;May96, Vol. 87 Issue 3, p297
Focuses on the role of polyphony or polyvocality, the plurality of voices, languages, or `sociolects,' in early modern French narrative fiction. Relations established between the primary and secondary narratives; Use of frame narrative in Marguerite de Navarre's `Heptameron' novella collection;...
- Speaking objects: The circulation of stories in Eighteenth-Century prose fiction. Flint, Christopher // PMLA: Publications of the Modern Language Association of America;Mar98, Vol. 113 Issue 2, p212
Presents information as it relates to the use of popular narrative devices or speaking objects in eighteenth-century British fiction to express authorial concerns. Details on the use of object narratives; Reference to the book `The Golden Spy' by Charles Gildon.
- Fallacies of the postmodern. Iannone, Carol // World & I;Oct94, Vol. 9 Issue 10, p368
Discusses the role of postmodernism in the study of literature. Fallacies of the theme in the movie `Ball of Fire'; Comparison between modernism and postmodernism; Criticisms on the books `The Culture of Redemption,' by Leo Bersani and `American Psycho,' by Brett Easton Ellis; Comparison between...
- The sublime, unpresentability and postmodern cultural... Olivier, Bert // South African Journal of Philosophy;Feb97, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p7
Examines the importance of the sublime for the understanding of postmodern culture, in regard to its complexity. Information on mathematical sublime; Complexity of postmodern culture.