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Term ID Vocabulary Parent Termsort descending Description
2785 Actions Interaction, Social Shaking hands
1294 Actions Emotional Shame
3203 Cultural Issues Agriculture Share-cropping|Tenantry

There are significant differences between "share-cropping" and "tenant farming" in reality. "Tenants" typically furnished their own farming tools and livestock, and had at least a measure of control over what crops they planted on land they rented from a landlord; "share-croppers" typically only contributed their own labor, with the landlord dictating what they would raise and providing the animals and tools they used. But in his fiction Faulkner does not maintain this distinction, using the terms as essentially synonymous. SR

696 Actions Economic Share-cropping|Tenantry

There are significant differences between "share-cropping" and "tenant farming" in reality. "Tenants" typically furnished their own farming tools and livestock, and had at least a measure of control over what crops they planted on land they rented from a landlord; "share-croppers" typically only contributed their own labor, with the landlord dictating what they would raise and providing the animals and tools they used. But in his fiction Faulkner does not maintain this distinction, using the terms as essentially synonymous. SR

4882 Aesthetics Symbolism Shared humanity
3100 Actions Verbal Sharing confidences
4798 Cultural Issues Economy Sharing the land
2642 Actions Work Sharpening
3371 Actions Bodily Shaving
5138 Themes and Motifs Objects Shaving brush
3398 Environment Olfactory Shaving lotion
1645 Cultural Issues Clothes Shawl
3604 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Sheep
5176 Themes and Motifs Animals Sheep
2636 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Shell
5486 Themes and Motifs Objects Shell
3828 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Shelley, Percy Bysshe
4239 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Sheridan, Philip
804 Cultural Issues Law Sheriff
907 Cultural Issues Law Sheriff's deputy
5130 Environment Place Sheriff's office
5347 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Sherlock Holmes
2602 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Sherman, William Tecumseh
4565 Aesthetics Language Shhhh
2660 Aesthetics Tone Shift
3666 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Shiloh
4777 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Shiloh
3428 Themes and Motifs Objects Ship
4347 Actions Movement Ship
3590 Cultural Issues Technology Ship's wheel
5510 Cultural Issues Economy Shipping
3586 Cultural Issues Technology Shipping schooner
3585 Cultural Issues Technology Shipping tugboat
2630 Cultural Issues Clothes Shirt
5321 Cultural Issues Clothes Shirtless
3080 Cultural Issues Clothes Shirtsleeves
916 Actions Bodily Shivering
3388 Actions Emotional Shock
1190 Cultural Issues Clothes Shoes
1054 Actions Hunting Shooting
861 Cultural Issues Violence Shooting
1253 Actions Violent Shooting
619 Actions Interaction, Social Shopping
4759 Actions Economic Shopping
1183 Themes and Motifs Objects Shotgun
560 Relationships Marital Shotgun marriage
4187 Environment Auditory Shots
3148 Themes and Motifs Body Shoulder
1061 Actions Verbal Shouting
5158 Themes and Motifs Objects Shovel
4732 Actions Physical Showing
5291 Themes and Motifs Arrivals/Departures Showing up
4365 Themes and Motifs Character Shrewdness
4247 Environment Place Shrubbery
620 Relationships Familial Sibling
4131 Relationships Interracial Siblings
3742 Cultural Issues Health and Illness Sick as euphemism for pregnancy
3153 Environment Domestic Space Sick room

Added to denote a room being used or described as for when someone is sick. Added to refer to the "empty" room that is also where the family "has the measles" in S&F, but can be applied in other texts as well -- Addie's room in AILD, for example. -JBP

2613 Themes and Motifs Supernatural Sickness
2765 Environment Public Sidewalk
2376 Aesthetics Metafictional Signs
2877 Themes and Motifs Supernatural Signs / Omen
803 Environment Auditory Silence
1854 Actions Verbal Silence
4425 Actions Communication Silence
2435 Cultural Issues Clothes Silk
843 Themes and Motifs Objects Silver
4120 Themes and Motifs Money Silver dollar
4968 Cultural Issues History Silver Shirts
4559 Themes and Motifs Objects Silverware
1938 Themes and Motifs Appearance Similarity
608 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Simile
682 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Simile-mask
4366 Themes and Motifs Time Simultaneity of time
1780 Cultural Issues Religion Sin
2087 Actions Verbal Singing
1402 Actions Bodily Singing
5201 Environment Auditory Siren
922 Relationships Familial Sister-sister
1408 Actions Bodily Sitting
2783 Actions Physical Sitting
1987 Environment Domestic Space Sitting room
1903 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Skeleton
2146 Actions Mental Skepticism
3582 Themes and Motifs Body Skin
4145 Cultural Issues Clothes Skirt
2595 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Skull
2863 Themes and Motifs Objects Skull
3544 Environment Natural Sky
3356 Cultural Issues Progress Skyscraper
4221 Aesthetics Language Slang, military
3378 Actions Violent Slapping
1466 Actions Hunting Slave hunting
2026 Environment Place Slave Quarters
306 Cultural Issues Slavery Slave trading
248 Cultural Issues (First level term) Slavery
289 Cultural Issues Slavery Slaves vs masters
297 Cultural Issues Slavery Slaves vs poor whites
663 Actions Bodily Sleeping
2757 Actions Physical Sleeping

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