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|From the military and government communities to the business world, a variety of organizations can benefit from this outstanding leadership guide.|
|“Action is character.” —F. Scott Fitzgerald In the words ofDaisy Buchanan, the |
woman for whom Fitzgerald's great Gatsby reinvents himself, “What'll we do with
ourselves this afternoon... and the day after that, and thenext thirty years?” This is
|the determination of incident, nor does every narrative consist of ›the illustration |
of character‹«.109 His discrimination between ›psychological‹ and ›a-
psychological‹ narratives illustrated that character and action are two
intermingled concepts ...
|"The legal thriller of the decade." --Cleveland Plain Dealer Now a Major Motion Picture! In this true story of an epic courtroom showdown, two of the nation's largest corporations stand accused of causing the deaths of children.|
|Frustrated action—inaction—is character building. The “growth” of “one's |
imagination”18(the phrase is James's in the Preface to The Portrait of a Lady, but
naturally harks back to Wordsworth's Prelude) is produced when the chance for ...
|A person's character is a group of relatively stable traits connected with practical |
choice and ACTION. These traits—such as, for example, COURAGE, moderation,
and justice—are usually taken to involve a complex interweaving of beliefs, ...
|What is incident but the illustration of character?'.4 More recently, Milan Kundera |
has also underlined the interrelationship between incident and character,
suggesting that action separates the character from the anonymity of the crowd: 'It
|There are narratives in which character predominates (so-called psychological |
narratives) and others in which action does (apsychological narratives) (Todorov
1977, p. 67. Orig. publ. in French 1971). Raskolnikov's actions serve mainly to ...
|“Life consists in action," Aristotle said, “and its end is a mode of action, not a |
quality." What is character? Action is character--a person is defined by what he
does, not what he says. In a screenplay, either the character drives the action, or
|THE. ART. OF. BUILDING. CHARACTER. constructively in those spheres for |
which they were created, and to express themselves in those actions only that
promote the original purpose of the being of man. Every part of the human system