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The Sympathizer
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Viet Thanh Nguyen
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-02 - Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.

Winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction Winner of the 2016 Edgar Award for Best First Novel Winner of the 2016 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction “[A] remarkable debut novel”—Philip Caputo, New York Times Book Review (cover review) The winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, as
Summary and Analysis of The Sympathizer
Language: en
Pages: 30
Authors: Worth Books
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-21 - Publisher: Open Road Media

So much to read, so little time? This brief overview of The Sympathizer tells you what you need to know—before or after you read Viet Thanh Nguyen’s book. Crafted and edited with care, Worth Books set the standard for quality and give you the tools you need to be a
The Shadow of Sparta
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Stephen Hodkinson, Anton Powell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-09-11 - Publisher: Routledge

In the past twenty years the study of Sparta has come of age. Images prevalent earlier in the 20th century, of Spartans as hearty good fellows or scarlet-cloaked automata, have been superseded by more complex scholarly reactions. As interest has grown in the self-images projected by this most secretive of
Interviews from the Edge
Language: en
Pages: 297
Authors: Mark Yakich, John Biguenet
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-21 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

Interviews from the Edge presents a selection of conversations, drawn from 50 years of the international journal New Orleans Review, that dive head-first into the most enduring aesthetic and social concerns of the last half century. From reflections on the making of literature and films to personal accounts of writing
The Psychology of Sympathy
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Lauren Wispé
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-09 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

The origins of this book probably go back to Gordon Allport's seminar in social psychology at Harvard during the late 1940s and to the invitation from Gardner Lindzey, some years later, to contribute a section on "Sympathy and Empathy" to the International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences (1968). Since those