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The empathy exams : essays, Leslie Jamison

Label
The empathy exams : essays
Title
The empathy exams
Title remainder
essays
Statement of responsibility
Leslie Jamison
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The essays in this collection explore empathy, using topics ranging from street violence and incarceration to reality television and literary sentimentality to ask questions about people's understanding of and relationships with others
Awards note
Graywolf Press Nonfiction Prize, 2011.
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1983-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jamison, Leslie
Dewey number
814/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3610.A485
LC item number
E47 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American essays
  • Empathy
  • Pain
Target audience
adult
Label
The empathy exams : essays, Leslie Jamison
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The empathy exams -- Devil's bait -- La frontera -- Morphology of the hit -- Pain tours (I) : La plata perdida ; Sublime, revised ; Indigenous to the hood -- The immortal horizon -- In defense of saccharin(e) -- Fog count -- Pain tours (II) : Ex-votos ; Servicio supercompleto ; The broken heart of James Agee -- Lost boys -- Grand unified theory of female pain -- Judge's afterword / Robert Polito -- A conversation with Leslie Jamison
Control code
ocn846545823
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9781555976712
Lccn
2013946927
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
814.6 J246 ; XX-N ; es ; A13BP057 ; es ; Z13BP015 ; [P14IP805, #28, 1@15.00, LAP/JKS]
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 846545823
  • (Sirsi) 846545823
  • (OCoLC)846545823
Label
The empathy exams : essays, Leslie Jamison
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The empathy exams -- Devil's bait -- La frontera -- Morphology of the hit -- Pain tours (I) : La plata perdida ; Sublime, revised ; Indigenous to the hood -- The immortal horizon -- In defense of saccharin(e) -- Fog count -- Pain tours (II) : Ex-votos ; Servicio supercompleto ; The broken heart of James Agee -- Lost boys -- Grand unified theory of female pain -- Judge's afterword / Robert Polito -- A conversation with Leslie Jamison
Control code
ocn846545823
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9781555976712
Lccn
2013946927
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
814.6 J246 ; XX-N ; es ; A13BP057 ; es ; Z13BP015 ; [P14IP805, #28, 1@15.00, LAP/JKS]
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 846545823
  • (Sirsi) 846545823
  • (OCoLC)846545823

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