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Allegory

A type of writing in which the settings, characters, and events stand for other specific people, events, or ideas. As a literary device, an allegory is a metaphor in which a character, place or event [...]

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Allochronic Discourse

A term coined and elaborated by Johannes Fabian, allochronism originally referred to the practices in the field of anthropology, though it can be expanded very easily to apply to other [...]

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Alterity

"The state of being other or different"; the political, cultural, linguistic, or religious other. The study of the ways in which one group makes themselves different from others. (Source: https://www3.dbu.edu/mitchell/postcold.htm) [...]

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