a proposition in literary criticism that a poem should be analyzed and described in terms of its own internal structure and not in terms of the emotional response it arouses in the reader.
Does your language affect your bank account?New research argues that the answer is yes. Depending on what language you speak, you are more – or less – likely to save for retirement. Your primary tongue may even affect how much you weigh. In January, M. Keith Chen, an associate professor of economics at the School of Management at Yale University, published a working paper on his research about the effect of …
Do You Know If Intersectionality Affects You?Our social identities intersect in ways that shape how we perceive the world, and how the world perceives us.
- affectional orientation,
- affective disorder,
- affective psychosis,
Origin of affective fallacy
First recorded in 1945–50
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