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fusion

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

n. the joining together of two structures. For example, the surgical fusion of two or more vertebrae is performed to stabilize an unstable spine. Fusion of the epiphyses during...

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group-in-fusion

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies.

French philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre's term for a group of people united by a common purpose. A crucial component of Critique de la Raison Dialectique (1960), translated as Critique of...

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NOT FUSION

Margery Sabin.

in Essays in Criticism

July 2009; p ublished online July 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 3019 words.

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group-in-fusion

Ian Buchanan.

in A Dictionary of Critical Theory

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 99 words.

French philosopher Jean-Paul *Sartre's term for a group of people united by a common purpose. A crucial component

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group-in-fusion

Ian Buchanan.

in A Dictionary of Critical Theory

February 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 113 words.

French philosopher Jean-Paul *Sartre’s term for a group of people united by a common purpose. A crucial component of ...

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‘A Fusion, in Sympathy or Antipathy’

Steven Matthews.

in T.S. Eliot and Early Modern Literature

February 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 13143 words.

The final chapter discusses several of the practical aspects of Eliot's saturation in the imagery and stagecraft of Early Modern drama, in connection with his last four plays and in the...

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Generating Power: Fission, Fusion, and Postmodern Politics in Bambara's The Salt Eaters

Janelle Collins.

in MELUS: Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States

June 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literature. 0 words.

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Fusion: Spenserian Metaphor and Sidnean Example in Shakespeare’s King Lear

Susan Oldrieve.

in Shakespeare and Spenser

October 2008; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 11318 words.

This chapter examines the significant role played by allegory and Spenser's The Faerie Queene in Shakespeare's King Lear. It emphasises the expansiveness of Shakespeare's allegorical mode...

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SOME FUSIONS AND DIFFUSIONS OF HORIZON IN A GADAMERIAN READING OF A PASSAGE TO INDIA

Michael Giffin.

in Literature and Theology

June 1998; p ublished online June 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literature; Religion and Art, Literature, and Music. 0 words.

Since the early-nineteenth century several authors have explored the crises of imagination thought to be located within the tension between the classical, the romantic, the modern and the...

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Templeton, Natasha (1936– )

Roger Robinson.

in The Oxford Companion to New Zealand Literature

January 1998; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 225 words.

(1936– ),

is author of the novel Firebird (1994), unique in its conscious fusion of the tradition

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ramscoop

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Infl. by ramjet an electromagnetic field at the front of spaceship that captures interstellar hydrogen to be used as a fuel for a fusion‐powered space drive.1966 L. Niven Warriors If ...

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Natasha Templeton

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1936– ),

is author of the novel Firebird (1994), unique in its conscious fusion of the tradition of the Russian novel with New Zealand material and themes. Born in Russia, she ...

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Fabula di Orfeo

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1480).

Early vernacular pastoral play written in the sacra rappresentazione form by Poliziano for court entertainments at Mantua during carnival. Based on a fusion of Virgilian...

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Richard Matheson

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1926– )

American author of novels, short stories, and screenplays; born in New Jersey. The fusion of science fiction and horror in I Am Legend (1954: several times filmed), and...

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transcultural

Ian Buchanan.

in A Dictionary of Critical Theory

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 218 words.

The movement of ideas, influences, practices, and beliefs between cultures and the fusions that result when the ideas, influences, practices,

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Ireland and the Irish

in Oxford Reader's Companion to Dickens

January 2000; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century). 900 words.

The attitude Dickens adopted toward Ireland and the Irish was a fusion of objectified pronouncements and informed observation. His interest

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Cubism

James Kearns.

in The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French

January 1995; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (European). 362 words.

Artistic Cubism developed from Picasso's fusion in Les Demoiselles d'Avignon (1907) of the lessons of Cézanne and

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Saint-Gaudens, Augustus (1848–1907)

James D. Hart and Phillip W. Leininger.

in The Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1995; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 172 words.

(1848–1907),

Irish-born American sculptor, whose style shows the changing direction of American sculpture, in its fusion of exalted

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torch n

Edited by Jeff Prucher.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Science Fiction

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 199 words.

the fusion reaction that powers a torch drive; the hot material ejected from a reaction drive. 1953 R. A. Heinlein

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Syzygy

in The Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics

P ublished online August 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets). 83 words.

In *classical prosody, an older term for fusion, combination: so the *hexameter is by some metrists said

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Matheson, Richard (1926–2013)

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 37 words.

American writer. The fusion of *science fiction and *horror in I Am Legend (1954), and the tension in stories like ‘Duel’ (...

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