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touch·ing

, being touched
aphephobia, haphephobia.
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At the level of comments, the six most frequently mentioned aspects were realism, generativity, testimonials, touchingness, breadth, and technical quality.
TABLE 1 Central traits: frequency of occurrence Number of comments Number of commentators (N=843) (N=96) Child Rooster Total Realism 107 29 136 Generativity 58 36 94 Testimonials 11 66 77 Touchingness 62 12 74 Breadth 6 67 73 Technical quality 7 53 60 Child Rooster Both Total only only Realism 55 4 19 78 Generativity 26 7 19 52 Testimonials 3 49 7 59 Touchingness 34 4 7 45 Breadth 4 42 2 48 Technical quality 1 40 6 47
The figures presented in Table 2 provide support for the linkages, identified by way of qualitative analysis, between generativity and textual features such as realism, testimonials, touchingness and breadth.