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Reinforcement Effect and Displacement Trend: No Wine in Old Bottles?
Two phenomena concerning displacement--the reinforcement effect and the displacement trend--have been only meagerly investigated with virtually no further published studies of them since they were first reported decades ago. Because there appears to be...
Journal of Parapsychology >> vol 53, 1989
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Hypnosis, volition, and mind control.
5.1. Is the hypnotist in control of me? The exact nature of what we experience as 'will' or volition is anage-old philosophical problem that has yet to be resolved by brain scientistsor psychologists. Some aspects of hypnotic responding point out weaknesses...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
A Treatise on Astral Projection, Part 4: More Rope Techniques
ROPE is a very effective projection technique, but it still has to be learned to be effective. I would like to elaborate on a couple of points about the technique, inspired by the feedback I have received so far. There is NO visualization required - AT ALL -...
Parapsychology >> Astral Projection
The Suit of Wands: Tarot Card Meanings
1 ACE OF WANDS Meaning: Creative flame, creative inspiration to new actions, energy, force. Start of an undertaking. Beginning. Enterprise. Reversed: False start, cancellation of plans. 2 OF WANDS - Dominion Meaning: Willpower, will and courage in...
Tarot Cards >> The Minor Arcana
The Suit of Disks/Pentacles: Tarot Card Meanings
ACE OF DISKS Meaning: Materiality in all senses. Contentment with what you have reached: power, labor, wealth. Material gain. Attainment. Reversed: Prosperity without happiness. Greed. Fool's gold. 2 OF DISKS - Change Meaning: Alteration of gain and loss,...
Tarot Cards >> The Minor Arcana
A Quick Guide to Reading Ordinary Playing Cards
Divining from regular playing cards is an old practice and I am sure many of us know at least one fortune-telling game done with this tool. Reading regular cards is called cartomancy or metasymbology. Playing cards have been called "The Devil's Picture...
Divination >> Tarot Cards

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Reconsidering the Unreliable Narrator: A Narratological Perspective1
43. Reconsidering the Unreliable Narrator: A Narratological Perspective1. 「信頼 できない語り手」再考:物語論的な見地から.
chapter ii memory and unreliable narration - Shodhganga
the unreliable first person narration. Wayne Booth was the first scholar to explicitly define the concept of the unreliable narrator in The Rhetoric of Fiction, ...
The Unreliable Narrator in the Foregrounded Narrative of - Academy
Deploying A. Nünning's (1998) cognitive model of unreliable narration in the ... Interpreting the story as an unreliable narrator allows the thematic meaning of the .
Telling Stories: Unreliable Discourse, Fight Club, and the Cinematic
Journal of Narrative Theory. Telling Stories: Unreliable Discourse,. Fight Club, and the Cinematic Narrator.
the butler's suspicious dignity: unreliable narration in kazuo
literary device of the firstYperson unreliable narrator in his novels. Applying ... Unreliable narrators are mostly autodiegetic, which holds true for butler Stevens.

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12 Books With Unreliable Narrators Because The Truth Is Relative
I like a good twist in my storytelling, if someone isn't secretly a ghost or is actually the murderer the whole time, I might still love the book, but I probably won't love it as much.
Trailer Watch: James Franco Is An Unreliable Narrator in Pamela Romanowsky's
A trailer has arrived for Pamela Romanowsky's debut feature film, "The Adderall Diaries." The drama is based on Stephen Elliott's bestselling memoir of the same name and made its world premiere at Tribeca Film Festival last year.
Who Said It: Donald Trump or the Unreliable Narrator of a Randy Newman Song?
We were lying about the exit: Unreliable narrators in video games
In books and film, this technique is called the Unreliable Narrator.
In defense of the unreliable narrator

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Unreliable narrator - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
An unreliable narrator is a narrator, whether in literature, film, or theatre, whose credibility has been seriously compromised. The term was coined in 1961 by ...
Unreliable Narrator - TV Tropes
The Unreliable Narrator trope as used in popular culture.
What is an Unreliable Narrator? - Narration | Now Novel
An unreliable narrator is one of the most powerful tools available to a writer. His unreliability might be obvious to the reader throughout, it might be revealed ...
10 of Literature's Most Unreliable Narrators | Flavorwire
Aug 18, 2013 Lolita contains perhaps the greatest example of the unreliable narrator. The stylistic device is employed so convincingly that readers even ...
Unreliable Narrator: Definition & Examples - Video & Lesson
Unreliable narrators are a type of first-person-driven narratives that give the audience the opportunity to make their own interpretations of a...

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