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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
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of essays explores 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
Member of
Awards note
Graywolf Press Nonfiction Prize, 2011.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1983-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jamison, Leslie
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3610.A485
LC item number
E47 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
BF 575.E55
NLM item number
J32e 2014
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Empathy
  • Pain
  • Empathy
  • Pain
Label
The empathy exams : essays, Leslie Jamison
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"2011 winner of the Graywolf Press Nonfiction Prize"--Text
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-222)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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
  • Works consulted
  • The empathy exams
  • Acknowledgements
  • Judge's afterword
  • Robert Polito
  • Devil's bait
  • La frontera
  • Morphology of the hit
  • Pain tours (I):
  • La plata perdida
  • Sublime, revised
  • Indigenous to the hood
Control code
ocn846545823
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9781555976712
Lccn
2013946927
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40023480765
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)846545823
Label
The empathy exams : essays, Leslie Jamison
Publication
Note
"2011 winner of the Graywolf Press Nonfiction Prize"--Text
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-222)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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
  • Works consulted
  • The empathy exams
  • Acknowledgements
  • Judge's afterword
  • Robert Polito
  • Devil's bait
  • La frontera
  • Morphology of the hit
  • Pain tours (I):
  • La plata perdida
  • Sublime, revised
  • Indigenous to the hood
Control code
ocn846545823
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9781555976712
Lccn
2013946927
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40023480765
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)846545823

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