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dramatism

[Gr. drama, acting, + -ismos, condition]
Histrionic behavior.
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To understand the world through psychoanalysis, pragmatism, poststructuralism, queer theory or even dramatism will result in some limitation of means.
Ventriloquized through and espousing the theory of dramatism, Antony seems much less attractive than he had previously, so that Burke gives us visual/aural confirmation of the highly imbricated relation between drama and persuasion.
In applying dramatism to the state--with reference to the use of dramaturgy by anthropologist Victor Turner -Stark moves closer to empirical analysis, in chapter 7 (p.
There have been no record of losses incurred on account of the Greek crisis, so there should be no excessive dramatism on the topic.
Scholarly innovation and expertise will be realized by advancing and applying the research methodologies of dramatism and narrative interviews to study humanitarian technology interventions.
6, alternating pastoral idyllism with symphonic dramatism.
The recordings of Dvorak's three mature symphonies are a Kubelik monument indeed: the contrastive tempos and dynamics transformed the Seventh into an emotional tempest with well audible minor motifs in the violas, while the airily sounding Eighth combines naturalness with a sophisticated sonic architecture and the New World Symphony ideally alternates monumentality with symphonic dramatism and modernist rhythmicality.
Put in a nutshell, Burke's dramatism is about the study of human motives through the lens of the ratios among scene, act, agent, agency, and purpose-the five terms of the pentad.
I consider the leaving year as difficult, filled with certain dramatism, but on the whole as a good and productive year," President Atambaev said.
Among their topics are finding the time for Burke, Marxism's influence on his critique of techno-logology, Burke and the positive potentials of technology, the dramatism debate, and his vision for university-wide dialogue.
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and" approach has culminated in the invention of the root metaphor of dramatism, which transforms our understanding of communication and social life.